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B&K Rolls Out Dual-Channel Arbitrary Waveform Generators

B&K Precision this month launched a new line of dual-channel arbitrary waveform generators capable of generating waveforms up to 50 MHz.

Canadian School District Upgrades WLAN Architecture To Support Mobile Devices

Durham Catholic District School Board in Ontario, Canada, has announced plans to upgrade its wireless local area network to a mixed solution that uses a combination of controller-based access points for high-density mobile support and controllerless APs for simplified implementation.

Devolutions Releases Remote Desktop Manager 9.0 Beta

Devolutions has released a beta version of Remote Desktop Manager 9.0, a remote desktop connection and credentials management tool.

One Microsoft: The Impact of the Reorg on Education

Microsoft isn't talking publicly yet about what the company's reorganization means for its education customers. Is no news good news?

Alabama School System UC To Streamline District Communications

In an effort to manage, simplify, and improve internal communications for teachers, parents, and students, Huntsville, Alabama's Madison County School System will implement an advanced communications networking technology platform.

PCs See Longest Sustained Decline in History

Year-over-year shipments of PCs fell off worldwide for the fifth consecutive quarter, the longest sustained decline in the history of personal computing. And the picture might have been even more bleak had it not been for the relative strength of the professional market.

5 Real Solutions for Managing Tablets and iPads in Schools

IT leaders describe their top 5 pain points in managing iPads and other tablets--and how they are addressing the challenges.

IT Spending Approaches $4 Trillion

Worldwide IT spending will reach $3.7 trillion this year, according to the latest forecast from market research firm Gartner.

Inside the Data-Tracking RTT-D Projects That Won Millions

Profiles of two Race to the Top-District winners show how they are using data to drive school reforms and personalize education.

The Surprising Truth About Writing Auto-Graders

The technology promises to save time and tedium, but can English papers truly be assessed without the human touch of a teacher?

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