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Core Technologies

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For production system or service downtime occurrences, or other issues that require immediate attention, please call ITSC at x4487.

If you have a general question, a request related to an existing project, or a request for service (noncritical), please email ITSC.

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core technologies


Banner by Ellucian is the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for Smith College.

Web Content Management

Smith College uses Drupal, an open source platform with a very active user base. For more information and documentation, visit the Drupal website.

Constituent Relationship Management

Smith uses the Salesforce platform for our Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) needs. Visit the Salesforce website for the latest documentation, help and other resources.

Document Workflow

Smith uses NOLIJ by Perceptive for document management and workflow.

Data Warehouse

Smith's data warehouse is built in an Oracle database by transforming Banner data into business views of Enrollment (Census and Current), Advancement, Finance and Student.

The IBM Cognos suite of reporting and modeling tools are used to develop reports and design the data models.