Consumerization of IT Services: Lessons Learned Building a Private Social Network

Thursday, November 08 | 2:30PM–3:20PM | Mile High Ballroom 4E/4F
Session Type: E12

Should a university build its own private social network, or use a consumer service like Facebook? Initially intended for prospective students, Furman University's Engage network has grown to include the campus community, alumni, and more. This session will explore results from over two years of use, lessons learned, and future plans.


  • Soren King

    Director of Enterprise Services, Furman University
  • George Leventis

    Web Programmer Analyst, Furman University
  • Fred Miller

    CIO and Associate Vice President, Wofford College

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