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CAUDIT Top Ten Topics

Annually CAUDIT Members are surveyed to determine the Top Ten topics affecting the strategic utilisation of technology in support of their organisations' mission.  

The CAUDIT Top Ten is a vital tool highlighting the most significant areas of interest and opportunity for ICT leaders in Australian and New Zealand higher education and research sectors. 

The CAUDIT Top Ten forms part of the CAUDIT Strategic Plan focus. 

The 2017 CAUDIT Members Top Ten topics, along side their 2016 rankings, are:

1 1

Student Success Technologies
Improving student outcomes through an institutional approach that strategically leverages technology

5 2

Digital Strategy
Supporting the institution's digital strategy

3 3

Information Security
Developing a holistic, enabling approach to information security that reduces the risks associated with cybersecurity

12 4

Delivering Services
Developing and implementing enterprise ICT applications, architectures, and sourcing strategies to achieve agility, scalability, cost effectiveness and effective analytics

22 5

Secure Collaboration
Balancing agility, openness and collaboration with security, risk and privacy in a hybrid environment

7 6

Business Transformation
Positioning ICT as a catalyst to transform the business functions of the institution

4 7

'Educational Technology
Supporting innovative approaches to teaching and learning through appropriate applications of technology

6 8

Workforce Evolution
Continually reshape the ICT workforce to ensure it provides agile technology capability that supports the institution's evolving needs

20 9

Developing a sustainable approach to the organisation's technology capability to meet changing needs

10 10

Identity & Access Management
Effective and efficient Identity and Access Management to provision appropriate e-Services to students and staff

CAUDIT develops a short narrative which accompanies each issue to provide some context and background and you can download this for past years using the links below.


2017 Top Ten Issues
2016 Top Ten Issues
2015 Top Ten Issues
2014 Top Ten Issues
2013 Top Ten Issues
2012 Top Ten Issues
2011 Top Ten Issues