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COBOL Support Extended

Breaking news!  COBOL support has been extended.  For all Banner clients who have converted from the General module Batch COBOL to Java, or are working… Read More »

Banner Student Alert

Have you upgraded or on Banner Student 8.27? If so, Ellucian would like to inform users regarding the critical PD0009400 defect and Ellucian’s plan to remediate the issue. This… Read More »

Critical Defect – Ban Gen 8.1.6 Affecting CPOS

Critical Defect – Ban Gen 8.1.6 affecting CPOS Are your CPOS processes failing since you upgraded to Banner General 8.1.6?  If yes, check out Ellucian’s published (2) workarounds…. Read More »


Top Mistakes CISOs Make When it Comes to Penetration Testing

Top Mistakes CISOs Make When it Comes to Penetration Testing As cybersecurity continues to become more of a focus in higher education institutions, we have… Read More »

Ellucian Product Updates

Ellucian is retiring the following products by June 2024 Like any software company, Ellucian periodically retires a product offering or service due to changes in… Read More »

The Importance of using a Penetration Testing Firm that Specializes in Higher Education

In an era where cybersecurity has become a critical concern for institutions across all sectors, higher education institutions face unique challenges in safeguarding sensitive data,… Read More »

Success Stories

Davenport University improves Salesforce Productivity with SIG

Davenport University had two instances of Salesforce that were not integrated resulting in high levels of manual processes. Further, 14 additional departments within the University… Read More »

Creating a seamless and transparent student experience with Slate and AWS Data Lake

UNWSP wanted to enhance student engagement by creating a seamless and transparent experience, from recruiting all the way through graduation. They knew this was a… Read More »


SIG Acquires Triaxiom Security

San Diego, August 8, 2023 Strata Information Group (“SIG”), a leading provider of comprehensive IT services to higher education institutions since 1987, is thrilled to… Read More »

SIGnals – SIG’s Quarterly Newsletter

Setup Considerations for Financial Aid It may seem too early to start planning for new year financial aid setup, but with all the changes afoot,… Read More »

Salesforce Summer ‘23 Release Top 10 (13) Enhancements 

The Salesforce Summer ‘23 release is now available. In it you will find lots of new features, as well as new enhancements related to Lightning… Read More »


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