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Why the Cloud is Today’s Choice for Educational Institutions // Part 3 of 3

Jordan Harbor

Jordan Harbor
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When I began writing this 3-part blog series on the cloud back in April, I don’t think any of us really understood the depth of the disruption and corresponding change that would sweep the Education space in 2020. Yes, at that time, many institutions were already implementing, or escalating their...

Highlighting Softdocs’ Customer Advocacy Team

Mike Williamson

Mike Williamson

Earlier this year, I shared a post entitled Technology is a Journey - Not a Location, in which I contrasted the efforts of the Softdocs development team against an “Ivory Tower” approach to software development. Throughout my career as a software engineer, I’ve observed the costly blunders that accompany these...

Technology is a Journey – Not a Location

Mike Williamson

Mike Williamson

Since graduating from Purdue University in the 1980s, with a degree in computer science and mathematics, I’ve served as a software engineer in one capacity or another. And what a ride it’s been! I’ve seen the remarkable successes-and some momentous shortcomings-of the software industry, as it’s grown from its...

Why the Cloud is Today’s Choice for Educational Institutions

Jordan Harbor

Jordan Harbor

The future of Ed Tech is in the cloud … and the future is now. With many institutions transitioning to virtual learning and shifting towards a more mobile workforce, the advantages of cloud-based technologies are becoming more apparent than ever - and the need for them more pressing.

This series will present 5...

Digital Transformation and the Modern Student: A Case for the Cloud

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Overshadowed by declining higher education enrollment, and in the face of cybersecurity concerns, funding challenges, staffing issues and other obstacles, educational institutions are finding digital transformation is key to remaining competitive and meeting the needs of the modern student. In pursuit of digital...

New Customer Spotlight | Lee County School System

Jordan Harbor

Jordan Harbor

For this week’s new customer spotlight, I am excited to introduce Lee County School System and officially welcome them to the Softdocs community!

While LCSS is currently mid-implementation, I couldn’t wait to hop on the phone and discuss their expectations for and motivations behind their impending utilization...

5 Challenges We're Seeing in K-12

Jordan Harbor

Jordan Harbor

Last week, our team shared memories of the K-12 educators who helped us develop new competencies, clarify our career paths and who otherwise shaped our lives. Summarizing the overwhelming impact teachers have had on our lives was no easy task.

Well, Teacher Appreciation Week got me thinking. Teachers, and other...

Education insights from tax season

Laurel Stiller

Laurel Stiller

With the April 15th tax filing deadline behind us, we can review the latest filing statistics from 2019, and celebrate what we have accomplished. Take a look at how many people opted to e-file this year, clearly the vast majority! Not much of a surprise really, because e-filing is just so easy to do. However, when...

2019 Softdocs Customer Innovation Award Finalists

Jordan Harbor

Jordan Harbor

In the weeks leading up to BRIDGE 2019, our recent user conference, nominations rolled in for the 2019 Softdocs Customer Innovation Award. We’re extremely grateful to all who participated and every institution nominated, for their ingenuity in implementing our education-based enterprise content management solutions...

Upcoming events for Softdocs

Take a look at where we're headed this year, and let's pin down a time and place to chat! Between the events, expos, conferences and trade shows and user conferences, our paths may already be close to crossing - so let's make it happen.