Hardware


U Central Florida Streamlines Administrative Apps

The University of Central Florida has is wrapping up a multi-year implementation of new enterprise applications that includes a combination of Oracle software and Sun hardware to streamline its administrative processes and help manage student growth.

New York U Powers Up New Uber-Efficient CoGen Plant

New York University has completed construction of an underground co-generation plant that's expected to save the university between $5 million and $8 million annually in energy costs.

U Iowa To Control Lab Environment with Aircuity

The University of Iowa in Iowa City will be expanding its use of environmental control technology in its labs as those buildings are constructed or renovated.

Coppin State U Houses 500 Kilowatt Solar Plant

Baltimore's Coppin State University is the site of a new 500 kilowatt photovoltaic plant that will go online this spring.

Erskine College Beefs Up Network To Support Electronic Learning

In an effort to support electronic learning initiatives on and off its campus, a small college in rural South Carolina will be overhauling its IT infrastructure with a new wired and wireless network.

Meraki Enters Wired Market, Introduces Network as a Service Pricing

Meraki is taking Cisco head-on and entering the wired networking gear space with the release of two new routers intended for branch deployment. However, the company, which up until now has specialized in catering to the wireless space, continues its practice of pushing device management into the cloud.

Eastern Mennonite U Adds Largest Solar Block in State of Virginia

Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, VA recently flipped the switch on a new solar installation that has the capacity to generate 104.3 kilowatts of electricity.

NetApp Launches Address Cloud IT Requirements

NetApp has launched a parade of products and other new technologies intended to provide customers with the components they need to build the kind of shared IT infrastructure that's inherent to cloud computing operations.

Meraki WiFi APs Boost Performance, Drop Price

Meraki has released a couple of new access points (APs) in its 802.11n family, boosting performance and lowering cost.

Stanford Dedicates Green Engineering School Home with Major Solar Installation

Engineering students at Stanford have a new home. The university recently dedicated the Huang Engineering Center, which will house 270 faculty, staff, and students from the Management Science and Engineering, the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering, and the Stanford Technology Ventures Program.