White Papers

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


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Faster File Restoration, Better Data Protection

Discover how Washtenaw Community College reduced backup storage costs by 95 percent. Read this case study to learn how the college reduced backup times and increased data protection for its critical IT systems with a cost-effective replication and disaster recovery solution.


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University of Miami Prevents Data Loss with Single, Scalable Solution

Reduce your backup and recovery time from hours to minutes without data loss. Read this case study and discover how the University of Miami transitioned to a VMware environment and was able to manage backup and recovery quickly and more efficiently with shorter wait times – all from a single, robust solution.


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Enabling Instructional Use of YouTube for Schools

Learn how you can securely access YouTube EDU – a section of YouTube that contains thousands of free educational videos – through Dell SonicWALL security solutions, and provide your school with a powerful instructional resource. With YouTube for Schools enabled by a Dell™ SonicWALL™ Next-Generation Firewall, school admins and teachers can log in and watch any video on the site. Meanwhile, students can only watch YouTube EDU videos, plus any videos added by their school. Teachers and admins can also create playlists of videos that are viewable only within their school’s network. Find out more in this tech brief.


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Schools Secure Their Networks

Educators are increasingly relying on technology to help transform the learning experience. But, this reliance creates new challenges, including dealing with internet security threats. At the same time, higher education IT administrators are struggling with shrinking budgets, and must do more with less. See how higher education IT administrators can provide safe access to needed digital content and network resources using cost-effective, flexible and easy-to-manage security solutions.




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Better Security. Better Government.

Discover how higher education IT administrators can provide safe access to needed digital content and network resources using cost-effective, flexible and easy-to-manage security solutions.


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University Empowers Data Experts and Novices

The University of Alaska needed a tool that would enable both novice and expert users to easily run ad hoc queries against multiple data sources. Find out why they chose Toad Data Point to save time and increase productivity.


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Academic Analytics: Business Intelligence for Higher Education

This report looks at how higher education institutions use analytics to recruit and retain the best students, as well as improve the learning experience. Learn how to overcome barriers to implementing analytics in your organization by downloading this White Paper today.


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The Promise of Learning Analytics: Using Data to Drive Student Outcomes

Find out how schools are using data analytics to personalize the learning experience and improve student outcomes, as well as get tips for surmounting roadblocks to creating successful analytics in your educational setting.