Campus Technology White Papers.

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


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Case Study: Kingston Leverages SSDs to Improve User Satisfaction and Boost Employee Productivity

06/20/14

Like many executives in today’s economy, Kingston’s IT Director had two main goals: to improve endusers’ satisfaction and to increase the productivity of his IT department. With these two goals in mind, the IT Director challenged his managers to deliver measurable results. But simply improving end users’ system performance wasn’t enough. Sanders needed to do it in a way that boosted IT staffers’ productivity as well. Read this White Paper to learn how Sanders achieved these objectives, through the decision to phase out the use of spindle drives in favor of solid state drives (SSDs).


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Keeping Up with San Demands

06/20/14

Jackson State Community College in Jackson, Tennessee, has nearly 5,000 students across 4 campuses that serve a 14-county area in West Tennessee. They also offer online,evening, and accelerated courses,and dual enrollment programs for high school students who want to earn college credits. Supporting such a large number of on-campus and off-campus students, Jackson State needed to upgrade their storage area network system(SAN). They turned to the PC Connection family of companies to implement an all-new SAN to efficiently serve the entire college community.


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Case Study: Seton Hall University

06/20/14

Seton Hall University, a private school located in South Orange, N.J. pioneered a mobile computing program in order to build a technologically advanced environment for learning and to increase graduates' competitiveness in the workforce. When students wanted the mobility and efficiency of a tablet, yet the Windows environment provided by their laptops, administration felt helpless. Read this White Paper to understand how Seton Hall University found not only a solution to their problem, but was also able to enhance the student experience.


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A Notebook for Every Student

06/20/14

The Hershey Public School District launched a forward-thinking and often times, overwhelming initiative; to provide all of their high school students and faculty with notebook computers. Read this case study to learn how one innovative school district was able to strengthen student performance and student/parent relationships through their 1:1 Learning Initiative.




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Turning Students into Inquisitive Creators

06/18/14

Download this whitepaper to learn how 3D printing transforms real-world design and production challenges into learning.


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Does Your Campus Mobile Security Make the Grade?

06/17/14

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)is no longer a phenomenon unique to the business world – nor is the corresponding need for a comprehensive Mobile Device Management(MDM) solution. Download this White Paper to learn how schools are addressing the new IT security and management headaches that administrators need to address from the widespread use of mobile devices that access school networks.


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Canvas and Michigan Technological University

06/13/14

As Michigan Tech prepared for its inevitable transition to Blackboard 9.1, on-campus testing unearthed some serious faculty concerns. Before signing another contract with Blackboard, the university piloted four LMSs (including Blackboard 9.1) over the course of a year. The result: Tech's faculty and students overwhelmingly preferred Canvas by Instructure.

To read the complete case study about why and how Michigan Tech chose Canvas, download the full case study. Learn why Canvas is easy to use—and easy to love.


The Definitive Guide to Engaging Email Marketing

06/13/14

This definitive guide examines the five attributes of engaging email - trusted, always relevant, conversational, coordinated across channels and strategic. Read this comprehensive guide to learn how you can tell richer, more compelling and ultimately more engaging stories with your email marketing and beyond.