2008 Winner Profile

State University and Community College System of Tennessee

Project Description:
The State University and Community College System of Tennessee replaced its legacy administration system with SunGard Higher Education's Banner administrative system. The project provides self-service applications, student support, data sharing, analysis and decision support at 19 institutions across the state.The organization used the Shared Self Help Rapid Implementaton Methodology to train IT staff how to implement, operate and maintain the new system, saving $13 million in implementation costs. The project included deployment of an Oracle ERP system, providing online access for students, many of whom are older individuals going back to college, to register and perform other transactions.
Project type:
Data Warehouse, ERP, Portals
Business Functions:
Accounting & Finance, Customer service/support, Student Services
Business Goal:
Charles Manning, Chancellor
Nashville, Tenn.
Revenue (2007):
$2.2 billion
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