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Student Reporters Use Mobile App for Video Newsgathering

Student reporters are using a new tool to provide news coverage of campus events for their campus television station.

MIT, Notre Dame, UT San Antonio Help Build Hybrid Cloud Environment for Education

Researchers at MIT, UT San Antonio and Notre Dame are collaborating with Internet2 and Rackspace Hosting to build a new OpenStack-optimized hybrid cloud environment designed to help the research and education community use the cloud for big data research.

Report: Gig.U Broadband Projects Offer Lessons for Gigabit Deployments

For universities looking to start or accelerate their own next-generation network efforts in their communities, Gig.U is offering up lessons learned from its members broadband projects. In its latest report, "A Gigabit Garden Begins To Grow: Lessons from the First Planting," the group outlines efforts to build networks with gigabit speeds in 18 university communities around the United States.

AIR.U Intros Program To Boost Broadband Networks with Unused TV Frequencies

The AIR.U Consortium has introduced a Quick Start Network Program intended to help AIR.U member institutions improve broadband network coverage and capacity.

Midwestern State U Outsources Campus ResNet To Support Proliferation of Wireless Devices

Midwestern State University, a public liberal arts college located in Wichita Falls, TX, has outsourced its campus residence network (ResNet) to support the rapid increase in wireless devices students are bringing on campus.

UC Berkeley Boosts WiFi and Mobile Broadband Service

University of California, Berkeley has installed technology to improve WiFi and mobile broadband service across campus, including its residence halls, academic and administrative buildings, and football stadium.



UNC Charlotte Beefs Up Video Programming

UNC Charlotte captures footage of the first football game in school history with its new mobile electronic newsgathering system.

Virginia Commonwealth U Health System Implements Fiber Network

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System will implement a high-speed fiber network to support its medical applications.

U New Hampshire Adds WiFi to Sports Arena

The arena's newly expanded network supports up to 7,500 concurrent users.

West Liberty U Replaces Security Appliance with Cloud

A university in West Virginia has gone public with its use of a cloud-based security gateway from OpenDNS.