White Papers

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


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Student Mobile Workspaces Infographic

94% of higher education leaders agree that students should have access to applications and data anywhere, on any device, but 55% said their institution does not provide this level of access to students today. To learn more about how mobility is impacting the way students learn, download the infographic.


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Communicate with Confidence

There are a variety of different ways attackers may come after an institution’s Web sites and online infrastructure. The different types of attacks go after different vulnerabilities and attack vectors in the web and web application infrastructure. Download this informative Article on Demand to learn how to protect your campus.


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Raise Your Google Ranking

To help create a more secure web, Google now gives HTTPS-secured sites an SEO (Search Engine Optimization) boost to help safer sites become popular sites. Learn more about this and other ways to boost your ranking - Download our Raise your Google Ranking guide and view the infographic.


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Website Security for Dummies

If you’d like to better understand Website Security or know somebody else who should, Website Security for Dummies is the book you’ve been waiting for. Symantec demystifies the science behind SSL authentication, encryption and more in the world-famous 'For Dummies' style, it’s The How-To Guide to keeping a company safe from online threats.




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Snapshot: Effective Tools For Student Engagement

There is perhaps no better example of the success of technology in the classroom than student response devices. Clickers, as they are more commonly called, are a time-honored and highly effective method of increasing student engagement in the classroom. Download this informative series of reports to learn how many educators are implementing i>clicker technology in the classroom, using data analytics to gage student involvement and an overview of how technology can help drive educational effectiveness.


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Enabling BYOD for Education

The idea of bring your own device (BYOD) for connectivity has been well recognized in most networking environments. This trend has only increased in recent years as more students have turned to personal computing devices as study aides as connectivity has become easier and costs have fallen. This white paper explores the impact of BYOD on modern education network environments through education-specific cases and a deeper look at the evolving needs of wired and wireless network access on campus.


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Wake Forest University Enriches the Education Experience with Pioneering Use of Collaboration Technology

Continuing its tradition of technology innovation, Wake Forest reinvents the classroom and forges stronger links among students, teachers, and administrators with advanced collaboration and social media solutions.


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Creating the Digital Campus

Many institutions are ill equipped to transition to new ways of doing business. The journey requires the proper mix of planning, piloting, training, and marketing of successes that align business goals, such as improved student academic results, increased capture of research grants, and budgetary cost savings. This white paper outlines how higher education institutions can effectively deploy collaborative technology solutions to address market challenges, overcome institutional barriers, and transform education.