Entries by Tom

NACUBO 2012 Innovation Showcase Theater

the Gilfus Education Group would like to invite you and your colleagues to attend the “Education Innovation Showcase” at booth 1517 at the NACUBO Conference in Washington. The Education Innovation showcase brings together a prestigious group of Education Leaders, Company Executives and Higher Education Innovators in one unique location. Some of our esteemed guests include:

Oracle to Buy Taleo, Speeding the Shift to the Cloud

By QUENTIN HARDY Oracle’s planned purchase of Taleo is the biggest sign yet of how things are changing because of cloud-based computing technology. The effects will be felt in the workplace, on Wall Street, and not least within Oracle itself. Early Thursday February 9th, Oracle announced that it would pay $1.9 billion for Taleo, a provider of talent […]

Kenexa Agrees To Acquire OutStart, a Leading Provider of Next Generation e-Learning Solutions

Acquisition Will Address Growing Market Demand for Social Learning, Mobile Learning, Learning Content Management, and the integration of Learning Management and Talent Management Kenexa (NYSE:KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with privately-held OutStart, a leading provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) e-learning solutions […]

Georgia Chancellor on combining eight campuses: Distance learning will bridge geographic distance

– Maureen Downey  for the AJC Get Schooled blog From the board of Regents on proposed consolidations of eight campuses, which are bound to spark political battles, turf wars and naming feuds: University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby is recommending to the Board of Regents that eight of the System’s 35 colleges and universities be […]