EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues, 2012

The folks at Educause have issued their annual report of the EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues, 2012. This excellent analysis provides a yearly snapshot of the most pressing issues for IT leaders in higher education. Here are the first five issues:

  1. Updating IT professionals’ skills and roles to accommodate emerging technologies and changing IT management and service delivery models
  2. Supporting the trends toward IT consumerization and bring-your-own device
  3. Developing an institution-wide cloud strategy
  4. Improving the institution’s operational efficiency through information technology
  5. Integrating information technology into institutional decision-making