Higher Ed Forum: Pomona College Mobile Presentation
ACCESSING THE RAISER’S EDGE:REMOTE ACCESS OPTIONSKelly S. Jung, Pomona College
Access Options For The Raiser’s Edge2 Standalone Workstation What about Macs? Remote Desktop Connection to Standalone Workstation RE:Anywhere Terminal Server ? Remote Desktop Program (RDP) Application for Smart Devices Cognos Dashboards Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Standalone Workstations3 What The Raiser’s Edge is only compatible with the PC computer operating system. models do staff in your Installation required on each machine individually. division use? ) How can we provide access to Mac users? Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Remote Desktop Connection4 If a Mac user A technology that allows users to sit at a computer were to log in and connect to a remote computer in a different remotely to location. his/her Allows access to all of the users’ programs, files and workstation, he/she still network resources as though you were in front of your ) would not be computer at work. able to access Remote Desktop Connection program is compatible The Raiser’s Edge. with both a PC and a Mac. Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
RE:Anywhere5 RE:Anywhere is RE:Anywhere is designed to give users access to The currently only Raiser’s Edge via the Web. compatible with Internet It delivers data from The Raiser’s Edge to users Explorer 5 or through a Web server. 6. ) The data is presented in a Web browser. Mac RE:Anywhere is currently only compatible with computers are compatible Internet Explorer 5 or 6. with Safari and Firefox. Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Terminal Server6 Access Terminal Services provides the ability to host Terminal multiple, simultaneous remote desktop sessions on a Server from single Microsoft Windows Server. any computer with an Users connect via a remote desktop connection internet program installed on any PC or Mac with an internet ) connection connection. Ability to access network files and programs that you would have access to if you were using your workstation at your desk. Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Terminal Server Benefits7 Work in The Ability to work no matter where you are. Raiser’s Edge Ability to connect to your desktop from any computer from any with an internet connection allows users to: location with an internet Update records on the fly while on travel connection. ) Conduct meetings/presentations with laptops that do not have The Raiser’s Edge installed on them Conduct training sessions from remote labs while users are logged into a session on the terminal server Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Remote Desktop Programs for Smart Devices8 Users no Using iPhones, iPads or Android smart phones and longer have to devices, users can connect to a session on the worry about terminal server and access the files, programs, and hotel internet resources exactly as they would if they were sitting connections. at their desk, just on a smaller screen. ) Users can take Recommended apps/peripherals: advantage of the data plan iTap RDP (connect from an iPad) on their smart 2X Client (connect from an Android phone) device to file GoToMyPC (log into your own personal computer via a call report while on the any machine with internet access and from an iPad road. using the GoToMyPC iPad app) Wireless keyboard Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Other Cool Apps9 Use voice Dragon Dictation recognition Record your call report. applications Wait for your voice to turn into text. to compose a quick call Revise and email text to your assistant for cutting and report pasting into The Raiser’s Edge. ) HeyTell Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
Using Cognos to Get to Your Data10 Zero footprint, web-based application Easy access to reports from Login/security integrated with active directory any computer Ability to write reports pulling from multiple data sources (e.g. or remote Raiser’s Edge, BBNC, Blackbaud ‘s data warehouse, etc.) device with internet ) access. View profiles and reports on the fly before a donor visit or meeting. Remote Access for RE - August 26, 2011
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