Technology Services for Educational Institutions

PRIMARY CONTACT: Eric Wright CPA, CITP (Pittsburgh)

In today’s demanding market, one of the most challenging tasks facing higher education institutions is utilizing, processing and protecting information.  For more than 20 years, we have been implementing solutions that streamline and automate processes, provide data visibility, and improve enterprise-wide communication and security.  To address the diverse needs of our clients, we offer products and technology services in the following areas:

  • Software implementation and support focused on higher education solutions (experience with Banner, Datatel, Jenzabar, Oracle, J.D. Edwards, Lawson, Ellucian, Great Plains and more)
  • Software selection services
  • Disaster recovery and business continuity planning
  • Productivity and process improvement
  • Project management
  • Data warehouse implementation
  • IT strategic planning
  • Implementation of budget management solutions
  • Information security risk assessment review
  • Information technology governance
  • PCI compliance
  • Cyber security assessments (penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, social engineering, infrastructure assessments and firewall vulnerability assessments)

For a list of the services that Schneider Downs can provide to educational institutions in the Pittsburgh and Columbus regions, and across the United States, please visit our education sector services webpage.