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Dell EMC Solutions for Higher Education: Driving Innovation and Student Success through Digital Transformation

Higher education institutions know that they must find new ways to drive innovation if they want to succeed. These institutions are rapidly becoming a hub for transformation at a local, national and global level. Having that reach (and that responsibility) requires that IT infrastructures at higher education campuses be developed to be as future-proofed as possible to support student success, smart campus environments and breakthrough research. Download this informative asset to learn how.

The 5 Surprising Ways Server Technology is Advancing Software Defined Storage

For those struggling to convince their leadership to adopt softwaredefined storage (SDS), this eBook from Dell EMC can help you make the case. We’ve gathered 5 ways server technology is advancing software-defined storage adoption, making it easier for businesses to implement SDS in the modern data center.

IDC: 4 Real Business Benefits of Server Refreshes

Shorter server refresh cycles translate to better business outcomes—period. Refreshing servers every 3 years instead of every 4-6 can avoid a 10x increase in operating costs. And that’s just the start.

Reasons Shorter Server Refresh Cycles are Better for Business

Analyst firm IDC reports that organizations can increase agility, improve efficiency and reduce operational costs by refreshing their servers every three years. Download this informative asset to learn how shorter refresh cycles can help your business.

The Connected Campus

Just because most students and staff are moving about campus using wireless devices like phones and tablets, there still has to be a reliable secure wired network supporting the wireless infrastructure in the background. Integrating wired and wireless management is the best way to build out and manage this new type of campus network — one that is flexible, capable, and scalable.

Time to Move HCM to the Cloud

Colleges and universities need flexible, leading-edge HR systems to recruit and retain top faculty and staff and keep up with changing workforce demands. A survey of higher education HR leaders suggests moving human capital management (HCM) processes to the cloud can help meet these challenges.

How the Internet of Things is Changing Campus Wi-Fi

The number of smart devices connecting to the Internet is exploding. This trend has serious implications for how campus technology leaders approach the way they design and manage their Wi-Fi networks. Download this exclusive Industry Perspective to learn how campus IT leaders are addressing the need for flexible, intelligent Wi-Fi systems that can automatically identify and control a wide range of device types.

Technology and the Classroom - The Users' Perspective

In a recent study, 81% of K-12 professionals responded that classroom technology like interactive displays have increased collaboration among students. These devices enhance the classroom experience in new ways by encouraging real-time cooperation, allowing students to focus on lessons instead of note-taking, and offering remote field trips via videoconferencing.