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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HP Desktop Mini: The Next-Generation in Business Desktop PCs

06/20/14

With the ever increasing pace of business, streamlining of workloads and workflows, shrinking technology, network file storage, and the cloud, the desktop PC is evolving. No longer does every task require a power-centric,large, expandable PC chassis with massive hard drives. Performance, simplicity, versatility, space-saving, and power efficiency are the demands of today’s business desktop PC. Yet, in the enterprise, security and manageability are still critical. With desktop virtualization just emerging, a powerful business PC is still where the majority of daily work gets done. Read this White Paper to learn how HP’s newest and smallest business desktop platform, the HP Desktop Mini, fits the bill without filling the space.


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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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Connecting Interactive Whiteboards

06/20/14

Interactive whiteboards significantly enhance the learning process through more advanced interaction and collaboration. Download this White Paper to learn about the technology almost 1/4 of teachers have already incorporated into their classroom.


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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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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.


The University of Miami Prevents Data Loss with a Robust Data Protection Solution

06/12/14

In transitioning to a VMware®-centric environment, the University of Miami needed a single, scalable solution for protecting 213TB of sensitive data, including important medical research data, across an ever-growing number of VMware guests. This whitepaper examines how the university completed a zero-loss transition.