|[December 13, 2012]
Sonic Foundry Live Webinar: "Campus IT Priorities: A Conversation with Kenneth C. Green of the Campus Computing Project"
MADISON, Wis. --(Business Wire)--
Sonic Foundry (News - Alert), Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the trusted market leader for video
management and academic, enterprise and event webcasting,
will host a live webinar this month as part of the company's continuing
thought leadership series.
"Campus IT Priorities: A Conversation with Kenneth C. Green of the
Campus Computing Project"
now for the live webcast | Tuesday, December 18 at 1 p.m. Central
Campus IT priorities are changing - or are they Clearly campus IT
leaders confront significant budget challenges, as well as the growing
demand for additional IT resources and services: going mobile,
maintaining IT security, supporting online instruction, migrating to
cloud computing, enabling lecture capture, and also updating the
institutional IT infrastructure.
Yet new data from the fall 2012 Campus Computing Survey reveal that core
issues - the instruction integration of information technology, IT user
support, and hiring/retaining qualified IT personnel - are the top
concerns of CIOs and other senior campus IT officers. Moreover, the fall
2012 survey data suggest that presidents, provosts, and CIOs offer up
very mixed assessments about the effectiveness of campus ITinvestments.
Green will discuss the challenges that confront campus IT officers as
well as the IT priorities that emerged from the fall 2012 Campus
Presenter: Kenneth C. Green is the founding director of The
Campus Computing Project, the largest continuing study on the role of
information technology in American colleges and universities. He is the
author/co-author or editor of a dozen books and published research
reports and more than 100 articles and commentaries that have appeared
in academic journals and professional publications. He also serves as
the senior research consultant to INSIDE HIGHER ED.
Moderator: Sean Brown, vice president for education, Sonic Foundry
Trusted by more than 1,100 colleges and universities worldwide, the
Mediasite webcasting and video content management system quickly and
cost-effectively automates the capture, management, delivery and search
of live and on-demand streaming videos and rich media presentations.
About Sonic Foundry®, Inc.
Sonic Foundry (NASDAQ: SOFO) is the trusted market leader for enterprise
webcasting solutions, providing video
content management and distribution for education, business and
government. Powered by the patented Mediasite
webcasting platform and webcast
services of Mediasite Events, the company empowers people to advance
how they share knowledge online, using video webcasts to bridge time and
distance, enhance learning outcomes and improve performance.
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