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Mobile Collaboration in the Public Sector: Work Your Way, on Any Device

This white paper, intended for business and IT leaders in government and education, explains how the public sector can empower a mobile workforce to collaborate from anywhere, with any device, without compromising security.

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BYOD Resources

The Cisco Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Solution supports anytime, anywhere, any-device usage, while facilitating change in IT control and management to balance the needs of both users and IT.

BYOD White Papers

  • Logitech ConferenceCam CC3000e PDF Screenshot

    Gone are the dinosaur days of proprietary, complex, and ultra-expensive video-conference systems. Download this white paper to welcome a whole new era of business-grade video conferencing defined by UC application independence, ease of use, affordability…and flexibility. Read More

  • Pervasive Video Extends University's High-Touch Culture Pervasive Video Extends High Touch Culture screenshot

    See how CBU enhanced universitywide collaboration and interaction through pervasive video. Read More

  • Higher Education Solution Brief PDF screen shot

    Download this whitepaper to learn how Dell SonicWALL can help you secure information in higher education organizations. Read More

  • Are you ready for Common Core? PDF Screenshot

    Although there are countless IT challenges technology leaders face each day, there are many great solutions available to help with everything from BYOD and 1:1 initiatives to data analytics. Download this White Paper to learn more about a variety of customized solutions to solve even the greatest challenge. Read More

  • Symantec Backup Exec 2014 PDF Screenshot

    Download this White Paper to learn how schools are saving time and money while helping to protect and recover critical information during disasters and data losses. Read More

  • Why Fujitsu Tablet PCs?

    As universities consider the best technology for their campus, it is critical to prove the product will have low TCO and fast ROI. With over 20 years in designing mobile devices for the most challenging environments, many universities have turned to Fujitsu to provide consistent product quality and reliability for their students and staff. Read More

  • Keeping Pace with a Shift to the Cloud

    Moving to cloud solutions transforms the role of IT — people and operations — in your institution to support strategic decision making. Download this informative Industry Interview to read how Michael Poole shares his thinking about how far along colleges and universities are in their cloud adoption, discusses how cloud influences IT funding and resource matters and shares advice for how to exploit the cloud to the best effect on campus. Read More

  • Data in Flight: Integrating CAS on Campus

    Yes, Centralized Application Services (CASs™) do an amazing job with the admissions process. But the data maintained by a CAS can do so much more once it’s released to other school systems. Download this roadmap for achieving CAS integrations on your campus. Read More

  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges Secures Mobile and BYOD Access with Dell SonicWALL Aventail PDF screen shot

    Download this whitepaper to see how Hobart and William Smith Colleges teamed up with Dell SonicWALL to empower students, faculty and staff with remote access to the campus cloud. Read More

  • Esports in HiEd: A Getting Started Checklist

    Esports is quickly making inroads across college campuses—reshaping stereotypes about gaming and providing essential workforce skills for both student players and those playing supporting roles. Colleges and universities looking to start their own program, however, are struggling with where to begin. That’s where this checklist can help—providing you with what you need to know to start and maintain a successful esports program. Read More

  • Transforming Higher Education with Mobility Solutions: A Strategic Guide for Colleges and Universities Considering BYOD Support Models PDF screen shot

    Over the past decade, technology has radically transformed the higher education experience. Learning has moved out of the classroom, and students expect to be able to pursue their education from any location at any time. This paper presents guidelines for colleges and universities considering bring-your-own-device (BYOD) support models and presents guidelines for implementing mobility programs to modernize your IT strategy and improve the working and learning environment for students, faculty and staff. Read More

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Collaboration Resources

From classroom learning to collaborative research to meeting with colleagues around the world, Cisco Collaboration solutions can dramatically improve productivity, foster innovation, and streamline administration.

Collaboration White Papers

  • Taking the Next Step Towards Virtualization GovConnection Data Center Case Study

    Best practices for managing growth with unified computing. Read More

  • Laying the Groundwork for AI

    IT must create a vision so compelling that people will understand exactly what future results could be, versus what they are. Download this informative GameChanger to help your university understand what the future results could be through the following helpful articles. Read More

  • Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

    From its beginnings decades ago as a small community college, Boise State University has recently achieved status as a doctoral research university an is recognized for rising enrollment, retention, and graduation rates. Director of Learning Technology Solutions Leif Nelson shares practical experience with managing change and promoting buy-in, as well as thoughts about where innovative teaching and technology will intersect in higher education. Read More

  • ENDEAVOR: The Ultimate Engineering Playground

    As industry drives the demand for design-oriented students that thrive in team settings, OSU needed to create a project-based learning environment. To achieve this, they designed an entirely undergraduate-based lab to altogether redefine what an engineering curriculum could look like. Download this informative white paper to learn how OSU tackled the challenge. Read More

  • Map Your Journey to a Modern Campus

    Higher education is experiencing an era of transformation, fueled by changing student expectations, demanding administrative imperatives, and new technology. Find out how you can create an action plan to build a modern campus. Read More

  • Case Study: Butler University

    At Butler University, 1,300+ access points have enabled them to provide timely, personalized communications to students via Bluetooth Beacons and API integrations, as well as use network analytics to make informed decisions. Read this case study to learn how the abundance and reliability of wireless has become the foundation for fun, exciting campus experiences that students and the university can use to achieve success. Read More

  • Do Gen Z students feel prepared for the workplace? A Wakefield Research Survey on Credentials and Degrees

    Sixty-two percent of students surveyed enrolled in college to improve their job prospects but only 39 percent believe they will be very prepared for the workplace when they graduate. This Wakefield study explains more about student and employer perceptions. Read More

  • The Future-Ready University

    From artificial intelligence to virtual reality, here are the technologies to watch both today and in the coming years to make sure your institution is prepared for the digital transformation of higher education. Read More

  • Viewpoints: Esports in Education for K-20

    K-12 and higher education are scrambling to keep up with student demand for the newest mode of learning: esports. Experts in K12 and Hi Ed explain why it’s happening, how to get started and how it is benefiting students of all ages. Download this Viewpoints interview from Dell and Intel® to learn key observations on why esports is gaining speed, how teachers and faculty can participate and what’s needed to launch an effective esports program. Read More

  • The Cost Advantage of Smart Signage PDF Screenshot

    We live in a multiscreen world. Nearly every consumer interacts on a daily basis with a TV screen at home, a smartphone screen on the move, a computing device screen in the office, and increasingly, a digital signage screen when shopping, at the doctor’s office or quick serve restaurant. Download this white paper to learn how digital signage can have a tangible impact on buying behavior. Read More

  • Haverford College Adopts Automated Shipping and Tracking for Campus Parcels and Mail

    The popularity of ecommerce has resulted in college and university mail centers seeing hundreds, if not thousands, of inbound and outbound packages come through their mail centers on a daily basis. Read More

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VXI Resources

The Cisco Virtualization Experience Infrastructure (VXI) Solution provides virtual desktops, voice, video, and applications within a unified environment that makes the next generation of collaborative education possible.

VXI White Papers

VXI Videos

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