White Papers

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


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Tripp Lite Protects the Whiteriver Unified School District

While school districts invest in technology continues to increase their level of protection for the investments must grow with it. Please read how Whiteriver Unified school district has done this, then contact GovConnection, a Tripp Lite solutions provider, to discuss how to protect your technology investments.


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Smart Education Tools!

In today’s interactive classrooms, smartphones and tablet devices have become integral tools for education, but sharing content and material with/and amongst students usually requires working with complex classroom AV systems or asking students to crowd around a tiny screen.


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How "Software-Defined" Are Changing Modern Data Centers

Software-defined data centers are increasingly becoming the norm for IT organizations looking to reduce infrastructure costs, improve resiliency against unplanned service outages and make IT resources easier to manage and scale.


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New: Creative Cloud for Education

Adobe, through GovConnection, brings together an essential and comprehensive set of integrated products and services to further collaboration and creativity in education. Adobe Creative Cloud for education gives your students, faculty, and staff access to the latest industry-leading creative software for design, web, video, and photography—all right on the desktop—plus seamless ways to share and collaborate through access to online services.




5 Best Practices: How Innovative Universities are Incorporating 3D Printing into the Classroom

Implementing 3D printing technology at a college or university is just the first step. This report offers advice for helping faculty integrate 3D printing into their courses to improve student learning.


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Retention and Student Success: Implementing strategies that make a difference

Just 39 percent of first-time, full-time, degree-seeking students earned their bachelor’s degree within four years—59 percent did so in six years—according to the National Center for Education Statistics. College and university leaders know they need a comprehensive approach to improving student success, persistence, and completion. The challenge is developing strategies that generate institution-wide support and make a measurable difference. This white paper presents six strategies, along with stories of institutions that have used them to achieve significant results.


3D Printing’s Impact in the Higher Education Market

Read this informative eBook to learn the number of ways 3D printing is changing student learning in the classroom and impacting the curriculum for institutions across the country.


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Sky's the Limit: What Could You and Your Team Accomplish with 46% More Time?

IT Leaders Rethink IT Support: A recent Blackboard study of helpdesk interactions found that 46% were simple password resets - a task that can be easily automated. Think about what your support team could accomplish if they could save the time spent on this and other routine tasks.