ERIC Number: ED368263
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Managing Information Technology as a Catalyst of Change. Track IV: Managing in a Client/Server Environment.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Eight papers are presented from the 1993 CAUSE Conference's track on effective management of information technology at colleges and universities using a client/server environment. Papers include: (1) "Moving to Client/Server Application Development: Caveat Emptor for Management" (William Barry), which offers an overview of two mature client/server applications developed at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire); (2) "Client/Server as a Software Architecture" (Alan J. Deschner), which describes the application system designed by the University of Saskatchewan; (3) "SOLAR: Harvard's Client/Server Based Fundraising Management System" (James Conway and others); (4) "Talking Turkey about 'Real Change'" (Carole Cotton), which summarizes survey findings concerning changes in computing models; (5) "Desktop Information Delivery for Effective Administration: Client/Server Solutions" (Gary M. Hammon), which discusses applications at the University of Massachusetts; (6) "From Server to Desktop: Capital and Institutional Planning for Client/Server Technology" (Richard Monty Mullig and Keith W. Frey), which examines planning and implementation at the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division; (7) "Right Sizing a Mainframe Administrative System Using Client/Server" (Ron Dawe and Robert Cermak), which deals with the administrative computing environment at Colorado State University; and (8) "Security in a Client/Server Environment" (Gerry Bernbom and others), which considers the design of information security solutions at Indiana University. (Some papers contain references.) (JDD)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Software, Educational Change, Fund Raising, Higher Education, Information Management, Information Systems, Information Technology, Leadership, Management Information Systems, Program Development, Program Implementation
CAUSE Exchange Library, 4840 Pearl East Circle, Suite 302E, Boulder, CO 80303 (individual papers available to CAUSE members at cost of reproduction).
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Identifiers: CAUSE National Conference; Client Server Computing Systems; Colorado State University; Computer Security; Dartmouth College NH; Harvard University MA; Indiana University; University of Chicago IL; University of Massachusetts; University of Saskatchewan (Canada)
Note: In: Managing Information Technology as a Catalyst of Change. Proceedings of the CAUSE Annual Conference (San Diego, CA, December 7-10, 1993); see HE 027 275.