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The Silent Transformation: Evolution and Impact of Digital Communication Skills Development in Post-Secondary Education: White Paper

Adobe software in higher education is creating a “silent transformation”, where students, faculty and staff are developing digital communication skills previously only available to disciplines in visual art, videography and web design.

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5 Best Practices: How Innovative Universities are Incorporating 3D Printing into the Classroom: White Paper

Implementing 3D printing technology at a college or university is just the first step. This report offers advice for helping faculty integrate 3D printing into their courses to improve student learning.


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On the Defense: How Higher Education Institutions Can Significantly Reduce Data Breaches with the SANS 20: White Paper

Approximately one-third of colleges and universities have experienced a significant data breach in the last ten years. As a result, many institutions are conducting external data security audits and increasing security controls. The System Administration, Networking, and Security (SANS) Institute has developed a 20-point checklist of critical security controls that represent the gold standard for a comprehensive data security plan. This white paper discusses how the Institute’s recommendations, combined with the right technology, can help you implement the optimum data security strategy.


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Meeting the Growing Demand for Non-Traditional Education: White Paper

The number of adult students in continuing education and workforce development programs is projected to increase 23% by 2019 – representing a higher percentage of the higher education market than 18- to 22-year olds. To serve the adult market, you must be able to launch courses quickly in response to demand and provide a user-friendly online shopping experience with flexible registration and payment options. This white paper reviews how to put the right systems in place to effectively manage, and increase revenue from, your non-traditional programs.


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8 Tips for Wireless in the Residence Halls

With a small IT staff of five, Centenary College of Louisiana nevertheless managed to set up a wireless network in its residence halls from scratch, a network that allows for multiple devices for each student and provides 24-hour support, among other end user benefits. Scott Merritt, director of information technology for Centenary, shared his eight keys for such a successful wireless implementation. Read More

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    Determined to make introductory college science courses more manageable for students, two professors at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC, are developing a digital textbook based on the free, open-source learning management system Moodle. 06/22/11 Read more

  • Kaplan Takes Education to the iPad

    Kaplan University has released a native iPad app that allows students to attend class through the mobile device. 06/16/11 Read more

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    A Canadian university recently performed a simulation to see how well its network would hold up under the collective congestion of 100 Apple iPads running a multitude of common, bandwidth-hungry institutional applications. 06/13/11 Read more

  • Android Takes Top Slot Among Smart Phones

    Worldwide sales of mobile devices grew an enormous 18.98 percent in the first quarter of 2011. That growth was dominated by smart phones, where Google's Android OS took over the lead position--beating out mobile behemoths Symbian and iOS. 05/19/11 Read more

  • Moving to Mobile

    Campuses respond quickly as the higher ed mobile marketplace takes shape. 04/01/11 Read more

About GovConnection

GovConnection, Inc. is a leading provider of IT products and services to the K–12 and higher education marketplace.

Backed by years of experience and extensive vendor partnerships, our Account Managers are focused on helping you connect with the latest, most effective technology to support education.

With more than 150,000 products, a nationwide network of service partners, and teams of certified technical experts, GovConnection has the resources to help you achieve your IT goals—on time and on budget.

From digital signage in the campus cafeteria to servers in the core of your data center, GovConnection is ready to design, build, and support IT solutions that meet your every need. If you’re looking for an IT provider with the tools to accelerate learning and enhance collaboration, GovConnection is here to put technology to work for you. More Information

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