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Case Study

  • 10 Ways To Cut Campus Costs with Technology

    IT organizations at American colleges and universities are getting clever with cost cutting. Two IT leaders share some of the small, creative tactics they've used to save hundreds of thousands of dollars for their schools while actually managing to improve services for their constituents.


IT News

  • IT Complexity, Costs Driving Cloud Adoption

    The challenges of managing information technology are weighing ever more heavily on in-house IT departments across all sectors. Coupled with the economic difficulties of the last couple years, these challenges are pushing IT in some profoundly new directions, according to research firm Gartner, which said the result is a notable swing toward cloud-based services that's expected to fuel unprecedented growth in cloud computing over the next several years.

  • Tennessee Tech U Extends Network to Community

    Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville has implemented a major campus network upgrade that will support community networking as well.

  • Gartner Dissects Google v. Microsoft Cloud Battle

    Organizations should start experimenting with Web apps from Google, Microsoft and other software companies.

  • Microsoft Releases Exchange 2007 SP3

    Microsoft this week released Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3, which lets IT pros run the mail server on Windows Server 2008 R2.

  • Paragon Tool Upgrade Addresses Virtualization Migration

    Paragon Software Group has upgraded a software utility to speed up the migration of files from physical computers onto virtual computers or from one virtual environment to another.