Datatel and Sungard Higher Education Sign Agreement for Proposed Business Combination

The strategic combination will bring together two education specialists…

SUN lets GARD down and DATA TELs

Does the ORACLE know what lies ahead? Can a big ERP merger truly deliver more value to Higher Education? Could this be a stepping stone to even larger consolidation? Will there be more writing on the Blackboard? Is an Enterprise Education Platform far behind? Do recent investor transaction activities signal the "Dawn of the .EDU Era?"

Strategic Combination of Datatel and SunGard Higher Education

Datatel and SunGard Higher Education announced today that they have signed definitive agreements to combine businesses and operate as one.

Apollo to Buy Adaptive-Learning Company for $75-Million

By Josh Keller The Apollo Group, which runs the University…