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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GigaOM Report: Deploy a Wireless Network at Wired-like Speed : Industry Report

This paper follows the ascent of Wi-Fi and looks at how its expanding role within the enterprise — including public or private organizations in the education, health care, government and safety sectors.

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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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  • 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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