White Papers

Higher education white papers and case studies from our sponsors. Click a title to read more or download.


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Eliminating Non-Essential Paper Use in Education: Five Benefits to Bringing Paper Waste Under Control

In this special report, sponsored by Nuance Communications, Campus Technology and T.H.E. Journal highlight schools and institutions that have saved money and improved operational efficiencies by eliminating non-essential paper use. The report includes an overview of their printing environment, the issues they faced, and what they did to overcome these hurdles.


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Tech Spotlight: Prepare Your Campus Network

Download this comprehensive collection of articles and case studies to learn—from both Campus Technology and Aerohive—how to properly prepare your campus network for BYOD.


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North Georgia College State University

The University of North Georgia offers a high-quality college experience in the Blue Ridge Mountains about an hour north of Atlanta and has about 6,000 students – about 2,400 of which actually live on campus. The university required a network that could handle an average of four wireless devices per student and state-of-the-art audio/visual enhancements. Read this case study to hear how they are deploying a controller-less solution for their students across four campuses and how they were able to reduce operational time and money by using a network management system that provides centralized configuration and monitoring.


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Bonjour Gateway

To make networks service-aware and make BYOD with Apple devices a native part of every network, Aerohive has built a Bonjour Gateway to manage and control Apple service availability (such as AirPrintTM, AirPlay®, file sharing, collaboration applications, etc.) across an entire enterprise network. Download this whitepaper to learn how you can now ensure students are connected to the right content.




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Ivy league University Manages Data-intensive Research with Red Hat Storage

Cornell University searched for a highly reliable, available, and scalable storage solution to help manage data-intensive research projects, such as DNA sequencing. The flexibility and reliability of Red Hat Storage has enabled the Institute to achieve the growth needed to continue its research programs.


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Cornell University chooses Red Hat Storage for Demanding High-performance Computing Environment

Cornell University Institute for Biotechnology and Life Science Technologies is using Red Hat Storage, formally Gluster, technology to manage data-intensive research projects. With Red Hat Storage Software Appliance, the department is experiencing cost-effective, highly available and scalable storage, and using it for such projects as DNA sequencing. It has delivered flexibility and reliability that has allowed the Institute to achieve the growth needed to continue its research programs, while increasing researcher productivity due to the high availability of the data.


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FDM and POLYJET 3D Printing: Determining which Technology is Right for your Application

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM), conceived and patented by Stratasys, and PolyJet inkjet printing, patented by the former Objet Ltd., are now companion products that address the needs of a wide range of applications and an even wider range of industries.


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Transforming Higher Education with Mobility Solutions: A Strategic Guide for Colleges and Universities Considering BYOD Support Models

Over the past decade, technology has radically transformed the higher education experience. Learning has moved out of the classroom, and students expect to be able to pursue their education from any location at any time. This paper presents guidelines for colleges and universities considering bring-your-own-device (BYOD) support models and presents guidelines for implementing mobility programs to modernize your IT strategy and improve the working and learning environment for students, faculty and staff.