Campus Technology White Papers.

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


Upgrade Keys to a Successful OS Migration


April 8, 2014 marks the end of support for Windows XP, so the time is now to develop an OS migration strategy. Check out this infographic highlighting the keys to an OS upgrade and learn more about the technology and resources available.

The Total Economic Impact Of Brocade Networking Solutions At Research And Educational Institutions


In January 2014, Brocade commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact that research and educational institutions may realize by deploying Brocade Ethernet routing solutions in their networks. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential economic impact of Brocade Ethernet routing solutions on their organizations.

SDN Deployments for Research Networks


This Center for Digital Education white paper goes into depth about what SDN is, its benefits and provides several use cases that explain why it’s becoming so appealing to higher education institutions.

Bring Networks and Applications Closer—Cisco ONE


A series of sweeping trends is placing new requirements on the tried-and-true network model—requiring network infrastructure and applications to communicate. Get the open foundation you need for today’s mobile and cloud-connected world with Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture.

Comprehensive Security: Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series


With a rich and comprehensive set of security features, Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and 2960-XR Series Switches can help you address networking megatrends such as bring your own device (BYOD), mobility, and IPv6 transition. Dive deep into the security features these switches provide.

Be Energy Efficient—The Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series


How much energy could be saved if all 230 million Layer 2 and 3 fixed managed switch ports sold in 2012 were as energy-efficient as the new Cisco Catalyst 2960-X Series Switch? Find out in this Cisco infographic.

Lippis Research Reviews the Cisco Catalyst 2960-X


In this Lippis Report Research Note, Lippis Research reviews the latest edition of the “most popular access switch on the planet” – the Cisco Catalyst 2960-X. Get a break down of the capabilities, features, and benefits of the new Catalyst 2960-X.

ZK Research: Transforming Your Network Architecture


Networks are more complex than ever before—and network managers are looking for new ways to simplify operations. In this ZK Research paper, see why Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture provides unprecedented levels of openness and programmability, transforms the network, and positions firms for future success.