TEKsystems to attend the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference
Oct 13, 2015 | HANOVER, MD | For media inquiries, please contact us at media@TEKsystems.com.
Hanover, Md. – October 13, 2015 – TEKsystems®, a leading provider of IT staffing solutions, IT talent management expertise and IT services, today announced it will attend the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference for higher education IT. The conference will take place from Oct. 27–30 in Indianapolis. Attendees will learn about emerging industry trends and key issues affecting higher education.
The No. 1 issue in education IT today is hiring, training and retaining qualified IT talent, according to the EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues report. TEKsystems’ higher education segment, part of TEKsystems Government Services, supports staffing and managed services for education initiatives that aim to improve student outcomes, enhance and improve online learning, be more flexible and responsive to business, and meet faculty and student demands for modern technology.
Coinciding with EDUCAUSE 2015, TEKsystems and Oracle will host a joint presentation on business analytics solutions that help academic institutes improve retention rates, drive degree attainment and achieve academic advancements to satisfy the needs of students and alumni, while containing costs. The panel discussion will take place on Oct. 28 from 6:30–8:30 p.m. ET at Prime 47. To register for the event, please RSVP here. Space is limited.
“We are very excited to have an increased presence at EDUCAUSE 2015, due in large part to the ever-growing demand institutes have to attract top IT talent to their organizations,” says Dan Cagle, director of higher education at TEKsystems. “With the speed at which technology is transforming higher education today, university IT departments are faced with the significant challenge of having the right IT skills at the right time, while also providing IT services to efficiently run IT operations. We are excited to share with attendees more about our suite of services and how we have helped more than 115 higher education clients develop alternative ways to address the No. 1 EDUCAUSE IT issue—attracting and retaining IT talent.”
For more information about EDUCAUSE 2015, please visit http://www.educause.edu/annual-conference or TEKsystems’ higher education team at booth No. 628 at the conference to set up an appointment.
People are at the heart of every successful business initiative. At TEKsystems, an Allegis Group company, we understand people. Every year we deploy more than 80,000 IT professionals at 6,000 client sites across North America, Europe and Asia. Our deep insights into IT human capital management enable us to help our clients achieve their business goals–while optimizing their IT workforce strategies. We provide IT staffing solutions and IT services to help our clients plan, build and run their critical business initiatives. Through our range of quality-focused delivery models, we meet our clients where they are, and take them where they want to go, the way they want to get there.