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Issue 4: February 2015

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IT Security: Have Universities Become Targets?

A quick scan of the daily news will tell you that IT security is becoming an increasingly important issue to both the public and private sectors.
 
But what about academic institutions?
 
Often publicly funded, and frequent collaborators with both private and public sector research bodies, have universities become a focal point for today’s most innovative – and dangerous – hackers?

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Shared Services: A Matter of Cost vs. Investment

It’s a question we’ve all asked or been asked repeatedly: how to do more with less?
 
Over the past couple of decades, one solution has been gradually picking up momentum in IT circles – a solution based on collaboration and cost sharing, which we know as shared services.
 
Michael Berman is Vice President of Technology and Communication at California State University Channel Islands (CSUCI). An experienced leader in higher ed IT, Michael will deliver a keynote presentation at the CUCCIO member meetings, February 17-19 in Vancouver.

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Celebrating Innovation, Collaboration and Community

In the fast-paced world of higher ed IT, it can be difficult to pause and celebrate one’s successes.
 
That’s one of the reasons why this year, CUCCIO will roll out its first ever national awards program.

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