ERIC Number: ED368264
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Managing Information Technology as a Catalyst of Change. Track V: Optimizing the Infrastructure.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
This track of the 1993 CAUSE Conference presents eight papers on developments in computer network infrastructure and the challenges for those who plan for, implement, and manage it in colleges and universities. Papers include: (1) "Where Do We Go from Here: Summative Assessment of a Five-Year Strategic Plan for Linking and Integrating Information Resources" (Glenda F. Carter and others), which describes the telecommunications umbrella developed at Grambling State University (Louisiana); (2) "Wireless Communications--Come in Dick Tracy!" (Frank H. P. Pearce); (3) "Voice, Video & Data Backbone Network Project Implementation" (Bruce Longo and Barbara Robinson), which shares the experience of Monroe Community College (Rochester, New York) in implementing an integrated network environment; (4) "Some College/University Roles in the Transition to an Information Age Society" (Charles R. Blunt), which examines New York State's telecommunications development; (5) "Telecommunications + ISDN = Opportunity" (Arthur S. Gloster II and James L. Strom), which describes computer network implementation at California Polytechnic State University and Appalachian State University (Boone, North Carolina); (6) "Strategies for Recovering the Costs of the Campus Data Network" (Michael Hrybyk); (7) "NIC Knack Paddy Whack Give That Information a Home: Campus Wide Information Systems and Its Service Agent the Network Information Center (William Brand), which discusses computer network infrastructure using Arizona State University as an example; and (8) "The Electronic Kiosk: Interactive Multimedia Goes Enterprise-Wide" (John Wheat), which describes the University of Texas' new electronic information services. (Some papers contain references.) (JDD)
Descriptors: Computer Networks, Educational Change, Higher Education, Hypermedia, Information Management, Information Systems, Information Technology, Integrated Activities, Leadership, Program Development, Strategic Planning, Telecommunications
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: Appalachian State University NC; Arizona State University; California Polytechnic State University; CAUSE National Conference; Grambling State University LA; Monroe Community College NY; New York; University of Texas
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.