MyEdulife scans multiple systems. By matching data, MyEdulife aligns all of a universities various programs including admissions, grading, financials and housing among the 10s to hundreds of other programs you are using. Then you can easily create the reports your faculty and students need. Your institution can also see powerful but subtle trends you may have missed because the data was not aligned.
The volumes of information would make these tasks monumental undertakings and comparable business system solutions would be cost prohibitive to the budgets of education systems.
This does not mean that your systems working together is not as important to educational institutions. It is more important because you are dealing with the future of your students and your school. The problem is that data governance was not financially reasonable until now.