White Papers

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

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Keeping Up with San Demands

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

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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Lenovo is Your Partner in Common Core Readiness

As districts decide how to spend Common Core dollars, technical requirements are just the start. Download this White Paper to learn how education-built products and innovative services can help you build a reliable, responsive infrastructure that supports true integration of technology into learning and success.

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A Notebook for Every Student

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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Case Study: Seton Hall University

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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Education Solutions Guide: Improving Outcomes one Student at a Time

HP solutions for education provide total access to content,curricula and peers, while enabling true learning to create meaningful outcomes.

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Turning Students into Inquisitive Creators

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?

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.