From mobile-specific to enterprise resource planning, these open source platforms could help streamline campus IT.
[Editor's note: This article has been updated. Originally, rSmart OneCampus was listed as open source. This solution has been removed.]
Usually, the higher-ed industry has a reputation as being one of the slowest adopters of new technology. But when it comes to open source software (OSS), campus IT departments are ahead of other industry and consumer tech adoption curves, says Scott Wilson, service manager of OSS Watch at the University of Oxford.
“On the face of it, higher...