Using Technology to Make a Big School Feel Smaller: How ASU Is Integrating Cloud Technologies On and Off Campus

When it comes to discussions around innovation in higher ed, one school is often noted as one of the most innovative technologically: Arizona State University.

Not only is ASU known for its large, highly rated online degree program, but it’s also known for pushing the envelope with on-campus technologies as well, incorporating technology into everything from classrooms to residence halls.

But like many other institutions implementing cloud technologies, ASU is still in the midst of a few changes.

To find out more about what Arizona State is doing, we spoke with ASU’s Deputy CIO, John Rome.

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Hannah Nyren

Hannah Nyren

Hannah Nyren is the General Manager of EdTech Times. A Texan by birth but a Bostonian at heart, Hannah is an educational writer, AmeriCorps alum, and one-time StartupWeekend EDU (SWEDU) winning team member. She started her career at a Pearson-incubated edtech startup, but has since covered travel, food & culture, and even stonemasonry in addition to education.