Simplify Complex IT and
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Sitefinity for Higher Education Institutions

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Your Challenge

Minimizing IT Complexity to Streamline Internal Processes

Business systems, processes and workflows for colleges and universities are growing in intricacy and complexity. In order to keep pace, organizations need to consistently address the following challenges through digital, which are critical to long-term success:

Increasing Organizational and Technical Complexity

If your institution is growing in reach and size, your technology stack is undoubtedly increasing in complexity as well. Technical complexity can be difficult to tame when dealing with many highly customized legacy systems.

Growing Competitive Landscape

As the higher education industry grows in market presence, the level of competition increases vying for prospective students and faculty’s engagement and attention. Your web experience can differentiate your institution and become your competitive advantage.

Enabling Faculty & Staff Self-Service

To ensure your providing the best, most relevant online experience, content needs to be constantly updated and published. Marketers and content editors need to be able to update content on the fly – without relying on IT’s help.

Minimizing Development Costs and Driving ROI

With increasing IT complexity, comes increasing development costs as well. However, many organizations are more resource-constrained than ever. It’s important to select platforms that can help eliminate sunk costs while also driving return on investment.

Our Solution

Address Complexity and Increase Internal Agility with Sitefinity

Sitefinity is the easiest CMS to use, to develop and to manage, which means it simplifies many common business and technical challenges for end-users. Support your institution with a platform that is straightforward and flexible, making it easy to maintain in the long-run.

Provide a clean, easily navigable journey for your visitors and show the right content to the right person.

Curate and publish content quickly, deliver newsletters and publicize events all in Sitefinity without relying on IT. Put the power of IT in the hands of marketers, while enabling IT to focus on other pressing projects.

Connect the multitude of existing systems that support your college or university, so that data does not end up siloed. Automate processes that are happening across multiple systems.

Your institution’s website houses content from multiple departments, programs and campaigns. Ensure marketers can easily store and manage that content and automatically publish it across multiple locations and websites.

Optimize your site search experience so students can find the right information based on their education interests or where they are in their education journey – considering, applying, attending or graduating.

Ensure peak performance even in the busiest time periods as well as hardened security to protect your organization’s data with a cloud-enabled platform. Reduce the overhead related to internally managing infrastructure.

Decrease bottom line costs while maximizing top line results with a platform that is easy to use, easy to implement and cost-effective. In turn, increase your ability to respond to organizational needs and make web updates quickly.

Sitefinity in Action: Higher Education

No matter what type of college or university you are, Sitefinity has been proven to help you deliver better digital experiences to staff and current and prospective students.

Why Do Higher Education Organizations Choose Sitefinity?

They’ve chosen Sitefinity to support their institution because of its ability to simplify technical complexity, reduce overhead and ability to enable faculty self-service without reliance on IT.

"Sitefinity perfectly marries the rigor of DevOps and the flexibility of the business into one platform. The .NET Core technology has enabled us to accelerate development time and perfectly blend custom backend integrations and rich frontend user experiences."

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"A powerful CMS for all your Digital Experience needs. Plenty of 'out of the box' features are included. Great integrations with external platforms, with the flexibility to customize any solution you can imagine. From quick and simple web solutions, to complex sites with digital marketing integrations, Sitefinity has it all."

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Cost-effectively and efficiently address a growing competitive landscape, increasing technical complexity and more with Sitefinity.