White Papers

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


Desktop Transformation Model: From Wow to How

Citrix understands the complexities associated with the switch to virtualization, and created the Desktop Transformation Model to provide practical guidance and simplify the virtual desktop adoption process. Citrix applies its proven methodology to help IT move from a traditional, distributed physical desktop system into a centrally delivered desktop environment.


Citrix XenDesktop Built on FlexPod

Download this whitepaper to see why FlexPod is a leading solution for Citrix desktop virtualization and how it can help you.


Supporting Safe and Effective Digital Learning

Download the conversation between four thought leaders from three different campuses in addition to SonicWALL’s responses discussing online assisted learning, collaborative learning and remote education.


A Platform for Institutional Effectiveness

Unlock the power of your data! Learn how Microsoft’s platform for Institutional Effectiveness based on owned (affordable), already used (familiar) technology can help you measure outcomes against goals, inform actions and improve workflow.


Embracing 802.11n in Higher Education

Find out what you should look for in a high-performance networking solution, including strategies to help you build a scalable, affordable wireless infrastructure that can take advantage of 802.11n.


Five Reasons Classic Ethernet Switches Won’t Support the Cloud

Recent Internet.com article reveals the limitations of traditional Ethernet architectures and why they are likely to be inadequate for achieving the cloud computing service levels you require. Discusses why the applications you run may be the deciding factor in terms of your use of classic Ethernet or Ethernet fabric.


The Road To Cloud Computing: How to Evolve Your Data Center LAN to Support Virtualization and Cloud

Explore the reasons for adopting a new data center LAN architecture as presented by Ashton, Metzler & Associates.


Ethernet Fabric for the Cloud: Setting the Stage for the Next-Generation Datacenter

Find out how organizations can seamlessly transition to data center fabrics.