With the support of our customers Chest considers lots of opportunities to add new resources to the Chest Agreement portfolio. These resources are suggested by a member of the academic community, identified by Chest, or are from ad hoc approaches from suppliers.
If there is enough backing from the community then Chest will start negotiations - there is strength in numbers!
Our selection process is simple. It is driven by demand and the need to provide better value for money and licence terms than can be obtained elsewhere.
The resources, both Software and Online Resources, are presented with most recently added first.
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Software Agreements cover products widely used in teaching and research. As well as generalist products from Microsoft and Adobe they include subject specific products in GIS, statistics and maths, qualitative data analysis, mind mapping and others.
Online Resource Agreements include all types of digital resources: from eJournals, eBooks, backfiles, databases, reference materials, standards, to videos… and more.
We are in early stage discussion with GlobalData regarding ‘Disruptor’.
Disruptor provides a full understanding of how technology is changing markets. It helps professors and students understand the impact of disruption across:
We are in early stage discussion with GlobalData regarding ‘The Accounting Module’.
MarketLine’s Accounting Module provides a unique perspective on the trends & issues affecting the global accounting industry, helping staff and students across your institution. The module includes a subscription to two market-leading publications:
Universities worldwide subscribe to the module as a resource to aid their accounting courses. Students receive up-to-date comment and analysis on the current global trends affecting the profession, gaining exposure to the real events surrounding regulation, interpretation and adoption. The Accounting Module:
Orchard Reports Online is a new database with consumer and market reports, statistical bulletins, and detailed research survey datasets offering specialist analysis and insights into the UK financial services, legal services, and travel sectors.
Published by established research specialists IRN Research (trading name of IRN Consultants Ltd), Orchard Reports offer an analysis of original consumer survey and industry data on specific market segments not available anywhere else. The database includes over 100 reports, bulletins, and datasets and another 100 are being added each year. The database combines IRN Research’s established Market Reports and Statistical Bulletins series with a series of Consumer Research Reports (previously published as YouGov Reports).
As well as current reports and datasets, the portal also includes all reports published since 2012.
CoreView is the leading SaaS Management Platform (SMP) for Office 365. CoreView provides enterprises and Microsoft partners the ability to manage, control and obtain valuable information across all aspects of their Microsoft Office 365 investment. This information allows organisations to improve security, achieve compliance, optimise licensing, and deliver operational improvements.
A simple, secure way to manage passwords
As an enterprise password management solution, LastPass has made going online easier and safer; supporting all of browsers, operating systems, and mobile devices. LastPass Enterprise has over 100 configurable policies and scales SSO, MFA and password management for all students and staff helping your campus be more secure, maintain compliance, and improve the user’s IT experience. Here’s the Technical Whitepaper.
LastPass has just launched a new education specific site-wide initiative that allows universities and colleges to give something back to students outside of academia (and to improve the overall student experience) whilst bolstering internal cyber security efforts. The site-wide initiative contains, at no extra cost, Premium licences to give to students to protect their personal apps (banking, shopping etc) for the duration of study and for their first year after leaving. LastPass is dedicated to success, so when it comes to campus-wide roll-out, full deployment support includes a dedicated Customer Success Manager, self-service training portal and onsite training for admins, staff and students.
Highly Advanced SAM Software – Secure, Scalable, SaaS:
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