ERIC Number: EJ204982
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Nov
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Surviving the Consolidation Crunch through the Use of a Mini Computer.
Clark, Donald W.
CAUSE/EFFECT, v1 n6 p2-7 Nov 1978
Consolidation of Central Washington University's computing capability to an off-campus state service center and the use of mini computers on campus is discussed. The mini computer system is cost effective and provides an efficient on-line interactive student information system for the small and medium size institution. (BH)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Centralization, Change Strategies, College Planning, Computers, Cost Effectiveness, Data Processing, Higher Education, Information Needs, Institutional Characteristics, Management Information Systems, Off Campus Facilities, Program Descriptions, Recordkeeping, Student Records, Systems Development
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive
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