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


How Intrinsic Security Protects Against Education Disruption

When it comes to IT, disruption is just another day at the office. From fending off cyberattacks to incorporating leading-edge technologies, today’s educational organizations no longer experience “business as usual.”


Achieving the Hybrid Cloud: A Modernization Plan for Colleges

An uncountable numbers of colleges and universities entered the last academic calendar with aging IT infrastructure. Now they’re looking for ways to modernize it as part of supporting remote, distance-based, digitally enhanced, technology-enabled education.


Viewpoint: The Power of Peer-to-Peer Texting

Sure, you post content to your website, send out communications via e-mail and use the phone every chance you get to engage with students, alumni and fans. But these days, texting is what a younger demographic prefers.


The Digital Campus Starts with Cloud Communications

The transformation of higher education is underway. With the need for faster and more socially collaborative interaction for students, staff, and faculty, higher education has embarked, albeit slowly, into the digital transformation age. By retiring outdated communication modalities and introducing the capabilities and benefits of cloud-based communications and collaboration platforms, higher education has the opportunity to transform disconnected groups and siloed communications and create truly innovative digital campuses.


Improving the Networking Experience in Higher Education

Higher education networks can’t just be average, they need to be smart.


An improved network can transform life on and off campus. It can create better, smarter learning experiences, make life easier for faculty, students, staff, and visitors. Using artificial intelligence to support human intelligence networks can deliver flawless connectivity and become more effective and efficient for all in higher education.


A Real [AI] Class Act: Higher Education Variety Show

How leading higher education institutions are delivering great network experiences

Discover ways to leverage your network and deliver exceptional experiences for students, faculty, and visitors - on and off campus.


Taming Big Data for University Research

This Virginia Tech Hume Center for National Security and Technology research project into the impact of machine learning on radio frequency management lacked the computing power required to manage its vast quantities of data. Fortunately, Pure Storage FlashBlade eliminated the interference.


How School Leaders Can Build an Equitable Foundation for Learning and Ensure Instructional Continuity

Unprecedented circumstances have forced K-12 leaders to rethink how they deliver education. In many cases, they have accessed CARES Act funds to invest in integrated technology tools that promote student growth, fuel teacher collaboration, and personalize learning — both in and out of the classroom.