"Imagine you are at a higher education conference and several attendees from IBM take the stage. They have big news. They announce that they have developed something called the University and College Information System: a system that promises to provide 'a total approach to the information needs of all elements of the institution.'"—Source: EdTech Magazine
WHY THIS MATTERS:
If your institution relies on a legacy student information system, it might be high-time for an upgrade. As institutions transform to become more student centered, the SIS should evolve in tandem.