The Influx of iPads, Tablets and Wi-Fi Enabled Devices on Campus
— Is your Wireless Network prepared?

Colleges and universities see value in intelligent wireless networking. Mobility is the new norm, faculty and students expect to connect without wires. They depend on it to support faculty and to prepare students for an increasingly mobile world, educational organizations must fully integrate wireless into their connectivity strategy. If you have any questions about your wireless network infrastructure, please send an email to info@xirrus.com

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Avoid Your Wi-Fi Network Getting Crushed by BYOD: White Paper

From its inception, Xirrus has understood that traditional enterprise Wi-Fi solutions are not built to effectively scale to handle expanding wireless performance requirements. In this whitepaper we discuss building a wireless network to support in the influx of Wi-Fi enabled devices.

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Creating an All-Wireless Campus for Uninterrupted Learning: White Paper

Today, mobile devices are as much a part of students’ learning as the chalkboard was at the turn of the century. Download this white paper to learn how IT professional and school administrators are providing necessary coverage not only in the classrooms and lecture halls, but in the library, student centers, dining halls, common areas, stadiums, residence halls and dorms, and any other place on campus where students expect fast, reliable Wi-Fi for anytime, anywhere learning.


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Unleash the Power of Video on Your Campus: White Paper

As a powerful and concise medium, video is radically changing how we teach, learn and preserve academic information. Successful institutions, large and small, have discovered this and rely on a video management platform to support their academic missions, broaden reach, cater to individual student needs and maintain an attractive campus environment that keeps the university’s competitive edge.


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Why Your Classrooms Need the Internet of Things: White Paper

While consumer devices are providing the “face” of Internet of Things, according to the International Data Corp., “the real opportunity remains in the enterprise and public sector markets.” Download this exclusive Digital Dialogue to learn how the Internet of Things has the potential to impact education by providing the ability to capture data from more collection points, from applications, wearables, from students, instructors, and classrooms.


Success Factors of Digitally Connected Community: White Paper

Download this white paper to learn the challenges currently facing local educational entities, describe 10 exemplary local alliances that enabled connection to CalREN in California, and finish with a set of recommendations for other local entities wishing to create a successful local consortium that could duplicate this success for themselves and for their local educational ecosystems.


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  • iPads in the Classroom: Understanding Wi-Fi Performance and Device Management for BYOD

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    The Gartner Group recently commented "Without proper planning deploying iPads will require 300% more Wi-Fi." That statement reflects the dramatic impact the iPad has had on networks. It is not just iPads though – over 1 million wireless-only mobile devices (tablets, smart phones, etc.) are being activated every day. The majority of Wi-Fi networks are just not designed to support these loads.
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