With smartphones everywhere on campus, students and staff members expect complete mobile access to everything from course assignments and grades to events and sports news. So how do you identify and implement a platform for seamlessly connecting your school’s entire information infrastructure with mobile devices?
For the past six years, with Mediasite as the backbone of its video initiative, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania has recorded everything happening on campus.
As more students, faculty and staff request to use their personal mobile devices for accessing institutional information and systems, university leaders are faced with the challenge of separating and managing access for educational purposes from the personal settings and content on the device.
Demand for academic video from the “YouTube generation” of students is growing at an astronomical rate, and universities large and small are evaluating how best to harness the power of video to meet this new level of student expectations and broaden the reach of their institutions.