White Papers

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


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BYOD and Virtualization: Top 10 Insights from Cisco IBSG Horizons Study

Learn what 600 enterprise IT leaders from 18 industries had to say about the BYOD trend.


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The New Collaborative Workspace Environment

The powerful combination of mobile smartphones and tablets, innovative software applications delivered through the Internet, and the flexibility of cloud-based models is bringing an end to supremacy of the PC.


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Mobile Collaboration in the Public Sector: Work Your Way, on Any Device

This white paper, intended for business and IT leaders in government and education, explains how the public sector can empower a mobile workforce to collaborate from anywhere, with any device, without compromising security.


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Tablets in Education: Is Your Network Ready?

The influx of tablets and other unmanaged devices in schools creates a complex set of problems that require an architectural approach for resolution.




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Cisco Bring Your Own Device

This paper discusses the how the BYOD trend will affect businesses, explores the challenges it creates for IT, and outlines the Cisco technologies that are part of the solution.


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NetApp Solutions for Education

This datasheet describes how NetApp's smart, cost-effective storage and data management solutions allow educational institutions do more with less.


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City of Melrose Reached the Clouds

Learn how the city of Melrose benefited from the deployment of NetApp FlexPod by connecting 18 sites with a regionalized private cloud that delivers services to more than 300 municipalities.


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Best Practice Virtual Desktops

Advances in desktop virtualization technology make it possible for mobile and remote workers to access critical information and applications with improved security, manageability, and flexibility. However, successful virtual desktop configurations must be able to scale to hundreds or thousands of desktops and deliver the performance demanded by users. NetApp delivers storage solutions that enable organizations to provide mobile users with secure access to services and applications with predictable performance and costs across virtualized desktop infrastructures.