In selecting SCT’s Banner product, Georgian embarked on an
initiative to implement an integrated information system that would
incorporate a Student Information System (SIS), a Financial System
(FIS) and a Human Resource System (HRIS). Integrated systems cross-traditional
functional and departmental borders and the implementation of Banner
will promote business process improvement.
As an enabler of process
improvement, the Banner project will provide the means to rationalize
and streamline administrative processes across the organization.
The system, once implemented, will provide managers, faculty, and
students with more effective access to information and a tool that
will facilitate better decision-making.
The success of the implementation hinges to a large degree on a policy
of “no modification”. The flexibility of the application
will allow for configuration to a level that will suit Georgian’s
business process needs without modifying the software from its delivered