02 Aug, 2016Data mining the campus card system
Every institution with a campus card system is, right now, sitting on a veritable mountain of data. Every touch point where the student ID card is used across the campus and beyond – payments, dorm and building access, event ticketing and so on – yields a data point. The more data points, the clearer the picture becomes. Whatever the application, however, the decision to data mine a campus card system won’t come without considerable debate.