Jim Farmer’s “Online Learning: Where is the Money?” was published on Michael Feldstein’s e-Literate website. The full article can be read here.
Archive for Guest Blogs
In the 28th August 2011 e-Literate blog “Datatel-SunGard Higher Education
Merger,” Jim Farmer suggests the merger of Datatel and SunGard will
likely increase prices for software and annual maintenance and updates.
He concludes: “Perhaps the most reasonable advice … would be [to]
register for Kuali Days to see if there is a strategic alternative if
The blog can be found at
On August 10, 2011, Jim Farmer published a review of Chuck Severance’s book “Sakai: Free as in Freedom”. Jim is the current treasurer of the Sakai Foundation. The review of the book can be found here.
On August 6, 2011, Jim Farmer published a guest blog on Seb Schmoller’s fortnightly mailing. The piece discusses several new products that were announced at Blackboard World 2011. The article can be read here.
On July 2, 2011, Jim published part one of a piece regarding the propsed purchase of Blackboard, Inc. a publicly traded company, by a group of private investors. The piece can be read here.