Educational institutions are being driven by new technologies and changing student demographics to dramatically change the way they deliver their services. And growth in enrolment requires the proper management of student information, curricula, finances, and human resources. TEC product manager Rahim Kaba reviews TEC market data for a glimpse into the types of enterprise software systems that educational institutions are considering, and the top functional priorities they seek.
user acceptance testing
of the enterprise software user in the education industry, I examined more than 13,000 software evaluation projects from decision makers within the education industry and the associated market data in TEC’s online software evaluation system, TEC Advisor, from the last two years. ( Try TEC Advisor , if you haven’t already.) The graphs below provide an overview of the demographics of the respondents, the software types and functionality they sought, and their interest in software-as-a-service (SaaS)