White Papers

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


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How the Digital Skills Gap is Failing Higher Education and How to Close It

Is there a digital skills gap residing on your campus?


Many colleges and universities are harboring at least one digital skills gap. These chasms not only present real obstacles to learning, but can lead to a future skills mismatch as graduates enter the workplace. But, there are ways to close the digital skills gap and move toward digital fluency.


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Flipping Your Classroom?
5 Technology Details You'll Need To Succeed

While early results are encouraging, flipping a classroom isn’t as easy as flipping a switch.


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Bite Size is the Right Size

Does your campus have a digital skills gap? Universities are finding that students are not prepared for entry into the modern digital workforce, resulting in a gap between the skills they’ve learned, and the digital skills they need in everyday use.


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

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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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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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.


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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.