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Build a New Campus

This is an extract on the case study done during the staging phase of the construction of Kaohsiung American School new campus and its technology infrastructure. KAS Blends its IT and Learning Technology Operations Our small IT department went without an office in the original designs. How would we create a technology support center to better suit our IT needs? Unlike international institutions with large technology departments that separate IT and professional development operations, KAS only retained a lean staff of three employees at the time. We hypothesized that centralizing all tech-based learning within one hub would build continuity between the effective delivery of IT learning experiences, dedicated technical support, and the involvement of the rest of the professional community. KAS IT Department Victor and Robert KAS Fosters a Flexible, Student-centered New Campus We reviewed and discussed the building designs, examining in great details all related aspects fr

Process Automation

This is an extract on the case study done by KiSSFLOW regarding the implementation of their process automation solution by Kaohsiung American School IT department. The Need For Office Process Automation KAS is a hundred strong professionals who cater to over six hundred users across their campus. Like most international organizations, KAS too has numerous processes taking place throughout the year: finance, administrative and HR processes, most of which were carried out over paper. Even the simplest of processes, such as leave request approval, was taking days to complete. Although the flow of office processes were well defined, the medium through which they were carried proved to have numerous cracks for them to fail. Process Automation with KiSSFLOW Together with Lena Wang, our Systems Analyst and Robert Chuang, our Senior Technology Specialist, I was looking for a system to transform our organisation into a more productive and paperless atmosphere. A simple system throug