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Brocade Adds New Scale-Out Solutions and SDN Support

Brocade, a networking provider for data centers, has introduced a new distributed chassis solution based on the Brocade ICX 7750; a new enterprise campus stackable switch, the Brocade ICX 7450; and support for OpenFlow 1.3 for software-defined networking (SDN) applications.

Classroom Tech, Professional Development Top List of Faculty Concerns

When social media-using faculty were asked to cite their biggest concerns for education, what topped the list were technology in the classroom and professional development.

UC Davis To Host STEM Ed Conference

University of California, Davis will host its annual Conference on Integrated Computing and STEM Education Sunday, November 9 at the UC Davis Conference Center.

Oregon State U Launches Online Certificate for Higher Ed Professionals

Oregon State University has launched a new online certificate program designed to help higher education professionals improve their teaching abilities.



Texas State U Adds Private Partner for Sustainability Research

Texas State University has teamed with a private partner to improve the operation and management of social infrastructure, such as resource management and water conservation.

Northwestern U Launches Training Program for Chicago Principals

Northwestern University will offer training and executive coaching to 60 exceptional principals from Chicago Public Schools over three years as the result of a partnership between NU's Center for Nonprofit Management and School of Education and Social Policy.

Silex Debuts Wireless Adapter for Interactive Displays

Silex Technology, a provider of wired and wireless networking products, has unveiled the SX-ND-4350WAN, a wireless interactive display adapter and wireless access point.

Epson Introduces Mobile Printer with Built-in Wireless

Epson America's new WorkForce WF-100 mobile printer enables printing on the go, thanks to built-in wireless connectivity, WiFi Direct2 for printing directly from mobile devices, and an integrated rechargeable battery.

Berklee College of Music Plays New Tune with Digital Assets

The 4,200 students and 600-plus faculty at Berklee College of Music now have a new way to file their digital assets.

U Nebraska-Lincoln Overhauls STEM Teaching

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) plans an institutional-level overhaul of its teaching practices in approximately 50 introductory science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) courses, with the goal of increasing student success rates in those courses.