EDUCAUSE is a higher education technology association and the largest community of IT leaders and professionals committed to advancing higher education. Technology, IT roles and responsibilities, and higher education are dynamically changing. Formed in 1998, EDUCAUSE supports those who lead, manage, and use information technology to anticipate and adapt to these changes, advancing strategic IT decision-making at every level within higher education. A global nonprofit organization, EDUCAUSE members include US and international higher education institutions, corporations, not-for-profit organizations, and K-12 institutions. With a community of more than 85,000 individual participants located around the world, EDUCAUSE encourages diversity in perspective, opinion, and representation.