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Information Security Strategy for Higher Education

Creating an Information Security Strategy for Higher Education

Vantage News | June 20th, 2018

Part 2 in our Information Security series provides insights on developing an Information Security strategy for higher education. In Part 1, Should We Worry About Information Security in Higher Education, we identified the security issues and threats in higher education and reviewed how a reactive or ad hoc ...
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Vantage Welcomes New Senior Consultant Joanna Grama

Vantage News | June 19th, 2018

  Vantage Technology Consulting Group is excited to announce that Joanna Grama is joining our firm as a Senior Consultant. Joanna has more than 15 years of experience in higher education with a strong focus in law, IT security policy, compliance, governance and data privacy. Joanna is a member of the U.S. ...
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Should We Worry about Information Security in Higher Education?

Vantage News | June 12th, 2018

Information Security has been the top issue in the EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues in each of the last 3 years. It will likely continue to be a leading issue on campuses in the future for several reasons, specifically, the increasing number and seriousness of external threats, the complex nature of managing IT ...
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Anatomy of a Healthcare Technology Visioning Project

Vantage News | May 15th, 2018

Why is Technology Visioning Important in the Healthcare Industry? What is the hospital of the future going to look like? How do you build a cutting-edge facility when it takes between six and ten years to design and build a new hospital? What healthcare technologies will be relevant in the next 10 to 20 years?  ...
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Technology In Healthcare: An Interview With Phil Crompton (Part 2)

Vantage News | May 8th, 2018

The Technology in Healthcare Interview with Phil Crompton originally appeared on the Parkin Architects Limited blog. Vantage is working with Agnew Peckham and Parkin on a Healthcare Master Plan for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) in Ottawa, Canada. This is part two of a two part series – ...
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Phil Crompton - "Our approach for technology visioning doesn’t focus on specific technologies but rather how people will work and interact with the building and the systems."

Technology In Healthcare: An Interview With Phil Crompton

Vantage News | May 1st, 2018

The Technology in Healthcare Interview with Phil Crompton originally appeared on the Parkin Architects Limited blog. Vantage is working with Agnew Peckham and Parkin on a Healthcare Master Plan for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) in Ottawa, Canada. This is part one of a two part series ...
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How Should IT Governance Be Organized?

How Should IT Governance for Higher Education Be Organized?

Vantage News | April 20th, 2018

This is Part 2 of the IT Governance for Higher Education series of blog posts, based on the IT Governance Toolkit developed by Vantage Senior Consultant Cathy Bates for EDUCAUSE. How Should IT Governance Be Organized? There are many ways to define and organize the IT Governance function and the approach will vary ...
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IT Governance in Higher Education

Why is IT Governance Critical for Higher Education

Vantage News | April 9th, 2018

This is Part 1 of the IT Governance for Higher Education series of blog posts, based on the IT Governance Toolkit developed by Vantage Senior Consultant Cathy Bates for EDUCAUSE. What is IT Governance? Information Technology (IT) is the glue behind almost every system and process at our universities and colleges, ...
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