Edify: A More Powerful Education Data Platform

Democratize Your Data with Confidence

CHALLENGE

Innovation and bold decision making are imperative for today’s leaders—but critical data is spread across a growing number of systems and departments, making it hard to get the information you need and slowing down decisions.

SOLUTION

Edify pairs powerful data integration technology with direct-to-user analytics tools to provide end-to-end data capabilities for your campus. Expert support and a library of accelerators help Edify partners make progress on their analytics efforts from day one.

RESULTS

Edify partners break down data silos and deliver governed data to every corner of campus. Campus leaders and citizen data scientists have the data and tools they need to build predictive models and custom analytics to fuel continuous innovation.

TECHNOLOGY

Accelerate innovation with better data at your fingertips

Edify is a next-generation data warehouse and analytics hub that supports data democratization in higher education. The platform aggregates data from systems across campus and organizes it in a canonical higher ed data model to support integration and data governance. For end users, intuitive data preparation and exploration tools empower decentralized analysts and citizen data scientists to build the custom analytics they need to drive local strategies with trusted campus data.

  • Cloud data warehouse
  • Higher ed data model
  • Source system connectors
  • Drag-and-drop interface
  • Local file integration
  • Data delivery automation
  • Predictive model engine
  • Intuitive correlation analysis
  • Graphical interface
  • Interactive reports
  • Real-time data refresh
  • User access management

EXPERT SERVICES & SUPPORT

Collaborate with higher ed data experts to advance your goals

Augment your team’s work with help from EAB’s higher education data scientists, data architects, integration engineers, programmers, and business process experts. Our specialists understand your unique environment and goals.

  • SQL
  • PERL
  • R/R Studio
  • STATA
  • APEX
  • AWS
  • ArcGIS
  • VBA
  • LaTex
  • Unix
  • ETL development
  • Python Django application
  • AI and machine learning
  • REST APIs
  • BI dashboard report design, development, and maintenance
  • Technical project management
  • Familiarity with industry information security practices
  • And more

Technical Support Services

  • Data science modeling
  • Analytics, reporting, and dashboarding
  • Technical integration services

Data Strategy Services

  • Data governance audits
  • Business process review and design

ACCELERATORS

Hit the ground running on your top data priorities

Edify partners enjoy access to Accelerators, a library of pre-scoped projects that deliver integration support and analytics for priority areas including enrollment, equity, advancement, and academic resource management.

  • Advancement Analytics Accelerator

    Integrate student activity and other data to improve donor engagement

  • Equity Analytics Accelerator

    Identify opportunities to create a more equitable student experience

  • Program Management Accelerator

    Implement annual checkups to improve resource allocation across the program portfolio

  • Strategic Enrollment Accelerator

    Support tech-enabled prospecting, recruitment, and retention

  • CRM Integration Accelerator

    Better understand the learner lifecycle from cradle to career

  • IPEDS Automation Accelerator

    Integrate core data for IPEDS reporting to streamline compliance

Edify partner results

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reduction in time required to make a data change across all systems

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of work time regained by an IR team no longer manually updating dashboards

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anticipated reduction in time to gather data required to complete all annual IPEDS surveys

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Expand analytics capabilities and improve campus data use

Learn how Dixie State University is building the culture and technical infrastructure to support data-informed decisions with Edify.

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Reduce time to make cross-system data changes by 75%

See how John Carroll University implemented Edify and reduced the time it takes to make data changes across systems by 75%.

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‘Free the Data’ campaign transforms IR’s work

Explore how the UM and Edify partnership transformed IR’s work to allow them to focus on the University’s strategic goals.

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