White Papers

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


PDF screen shot

University of Maryland University College: Empowering Faculty and Staff with Desktop Technology

To enhance IT services for faculty and staff across the United States, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) needed to replace out-of-lifecycle desktop hardware and software quickly and efficiently, and with minimal risk of downtime to staff services. Read this case study to learn how UMUC leveraged new technology and Dell Infrastructure Consulting Services to increase productivity with better app performance, to maximize uptime with faster issue resolution, and to drive efficiency and cost savings through desktop standardization.


PDF screen shot

Top Five Reasons Why You Must Migrate Away From Windows XP Today

Every IT professional knows the end is coming soon for Windows XP support, but a surprising number of organizations have yet to make the move to either Windows 7 or 8. Waiting any longer, however, is a losing proposition.


PDF screen shot

Migration Insight

The Migration Insight eGuide summarizes five IT Professional’s real-world advice about managing migration, both on the client and server. It provides insight into their business decision to migrate, the migration process, training, and the business improvements achieved as a result of their decision to migrate.


PDF screen shot

Your IT Environment for Today and Tomorrow: What You Need to Know About Windows 8

Download this whitepaper to see how both Dell and Microsoft work together to simplify your IT. Windows 8 is ready to give your business the tools you need to meet your workers' changing IT needs in a way that's reliable, productive and secure.




PDF screen shot

Windows 8 and BYOD: Embrace the Trend

Download this whitepapers to learn how Microsoft has not only acknowledged the age of consumerization and the 'bring your own device' (BYOD) trend, but is offering a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops with Windows 8.


PDF screen shot

Eliminating Non-Essential Paper Use in Education: Five Benefits to Bringing Paper Waste Under Control

In this special report, sponsored by Nuance Communications, Campus Technology and T.H.E. Journal highlight schools and institutions that have saved money and improved operational efficiencies by eliminating non-essential paper use. The report includes an overview of their printing environment, the issues they faced, and what they did to overcome these hurdles.


eBook screen shot

Tech Spotlight: Prepare Your Campus Network

Download this comprehensive collection of articles and case studies to learn—from both Campus Technology and Aerohive—how to properly prepare your campus network for BYOD.


PDF screen shot

Bonjour Gateway

To make networks service-aware and make BYOD with Apple devices a native part of every network, Aerohive has built a Bonjour Gateway to manage and control Apple service availability (such as AirPrintTM, AirPlay®, file sharing, collaboration applications, etc.) across an entire enterprise network. Download this whitepaper to learn how you can now ensure students are connected to the right content.