education

Five ways cloud is enhancing higher education

I was inspired to write this post after listening to Bill Thirsk, vice president of information technology and chief information officer (CIO) of Marist College, speak at IBM Pulse 2014. His enthusiasm for using information technology to improve education is contagious.

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Five ways cloud is enhancing higher education

I was inspired to write this post after listening to Bill Thirsk, vice president of information technology and chief information officer (CIO) of Marist College, speak at IBM Pulse 2014. His enthusiasm for using information technology to improve education is contagious. The IBM and Marist partnership, which began in 1978, continues today as Marist embraces […]

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How cloud computing is impacting everyday life

I want to reflect on the effects of cloud computing's systemic changes to our lives in this post.

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April #cloudchat recap: Cloud disruption and the next wave of innovation

The next #cloudchat will take place May 9 from 4 to 5 p.m. ET on Twitter.

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How cloud computing is impacting everyday life

I want to reflect on the effects of cloud computing's systemic changes to our lives in this post.

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Cloud and the three pillars of higher education

Cloud can assist higher education institutions in providing quality services around these three pillars: administration, education, and research.

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Training the next generation of cloud computing professionals

The large amount of buzz around cloud computing has prompted many engineering colleges in India to begin a discussion around setting up a Cloud Center of Excellence within their campus.

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Special needs education: How cloud computing is making a difference

With my passion for keeping up to date on the advances in special needs education, I wondered how cloud computing was impacting the special education field.

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Can cloud improve our children’s education?

I've been thinking recently about how cloud affects both what we need our children to learn and also how they learn it.

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Starting your education in big data

I’d like to move one step forward, and describe the courses available in Big Data University with the suggested learning path that you should follow. This is all described in the article “Starting your education in big data” (same title as this blog post).

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February #cloudchat recap: Cloud in education

The February #cloudchat focused on how cloud computing is changing education. Our panelists included experts from Georgia State University, George Mason University, and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

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February #cloudchat: Cloud computing in education

With so many industries being permeated by cloud computing, we wanted to dig a little deeper into the practical ways that cloud is changing the way we live and work. For our February chat, we decided to focus on education, an industry that’s seeing a major shift on multiple levels thanks to cloud. From K-12 to higher ed, cloud is changing the experience for students and affording more resources for teachers.

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