White Papers

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


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Universities Improve the Value of Education with eSignatures

While the price tag of higher education has escalated in the last 30 years, its impact on earnings has also gained significance. Furthermore, with tuition inflating even faster than healthcare costs, family incomes cannot keep up. Higher education therefore becomes unaffordable for many students. This report examines how forward-thinking universities are leveraging and implementing the use of eSignature technologies to run more efficiently, eliminate excessive expenses and improve the overall value provided to students.


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Modernizing Utah State University with DocuSign

Universities have the potential to run efficiently and eliminate excessive expenses when departments work together to streamline cumbersome workflows. Leveraging eSignature technologies for unwieldy approval processes cuts costs, saves time and reduces risk. Reductions in cost, time and risk increase the university’s value proposition for students.


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Case Study: Faster Approvals - Just the Tip of the Iceberg for RCCC

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (RCCC) wanted to expedite approvals of financial documents like travel authorizations and expense reimbursements.

Read this Case Study to learn how RCCC accomplished that and a lot more with DocuSign: big improvements in staff efficiency and document accuracy, cost savings, and — critically important to a Finance department — better security and compliance.


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Better Security. Better Government.

Discover simple, efficient and connected solutions that tie together the splintered aspects of your IT security to create a single, integrated solution that enables you to share insights across your organization.




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Tech Spotlight: Thawte in Education

With the ever-changing advances in technology and the internet, it is imperative that you stay on top of the latest security measures at your institution to protect sensitive data. Download this comprehensive eBook highlighting recent security trends in education to learn more about what you need to do to protect your institution from potential threats.


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Schools Secure Their Networks

Discover how you can deliver the consistent, reliable network access experience students and educators need without out sacrificing the control and ease of use administrators require. Read this paper and learn how the explosion of mobile devices, BYOB and cloud computing are changing the education landscape and extending secure access beyond the classroom.


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The Top Five Things to Understand About 802.11AC

The era of mobility is here. Universities are expected to provide networks capable of managing bandwidth-intensive applications such as video, virtual desktops, and cloud computing. Given the pressure from students, faculty, and staff to provide a fast, efficient network many IT leaders are aggressively deploying 802.11AC to meet the challenge.


Connex3: How to Maximize Multi-Material and Color Possibilities

The Objet500 Connex3 is the only multi-material 3D printer bringing color and material properties to the world of 3D printing. For the first time, print true-to-life 3D models, parts and prototypes. Apply vibrant solid and transparent colors – or combine color with flexible and rigid pieces all in the same build. With this revolutionary 3D printer as part of your engineering, design or educational program, the possibilities are endless. With so much functionality, what will your students design next?