THE Journal White Papers

Free K-12-technology-in-the-classroom white papers and case studies from our sponsors. Click a title to read more or download.


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Make a Difference. No Compromise.

04/08/14

Printing solutions have become complicated. With new options and technology, such as MFP or CLOUD services, it is making short and long term printing decisions much more complicated. Read this whitepaper to learn about available printing solutions that offer low acquisition costs, low energy consumption and speedy print production.


Nation’s Second-largest Union High School District Picks Canvas for its 1:1 iPad Initiative

03/20/14

Learn how Sweetwater Union High School District partnered with Canvas by Instructure LMS to make a 1:1 initiative work for them.


Migration Insights

Migration Insights

03/11/14

The Migration Insight eGuide summarizes five IT Professional’s real-world advice about managing both client and server operating system migrations. Read this paper to learn more about these specific experiences and the positive impacts to businesses based on their decision to update OS options. Find out about the migration process, training options, and the overall benefits achieved as a result of their decision to migrate.


Working Smarter

Working Smarter with Dell Devices

03/11/14

Read this case study to learn how Dell addressed systems refresh needs by considering the needs of each user group to determine role-specific devices from a list of the latest Dell workstations, cloud clients, laptops, Ultrabooks and tablets. Find out more about boosting end user productivity while reducing non-standard device configurations.


University of Maryland

University of Maryland University College: Empowering Faculty and Staff with Desktop Technology

03/11/14

To enhance IT services for faculty and staff across the United States, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) needed to replace out-of-lifecycle desktop hardware and software quickly and efficiently, and with minimal risk of downtime to staff services. Read this case study to learn how UMUC leveraged new technology and Dell Infrastructure Consulting Services to increase productivity with better app performance – driving efficiency and cost savings.


Top Five Reasons for Migration

Top Five Reasons Why You Must Migrate Away From Windows XP Today

03/11/14

With the end of Windows XP support, a surprising number of organizations have yet to migrate to modern Windows. This white paper highlights some of the top reasons why now is the time to make changes to lower migration costs, assess key application testing and validation, and realize benefits of a potential investment in new PCs that can efficiently run Windows 7 or Windows 8. Read this white paper to learn how Dell can help your IT organization migrate with ease.


Avoiding Mistakes Whitepaper

Avoiding the 8 Common Mistakes of Windows 7 & Windows 8 Migrations

03/11/14

With no future support for Windows XP, most IT pros have begun OS migration efforts to modern Windows. Make the most of your OS upgrade and PC refresh to enhance performance, security, and manageability. Use this comprehensive guide to avoid some of the most common pitfalls along your journey.


Ultimate Tech Challenge: OS Migration

03/11/14

Gain insights from Donald Rowland, an "in the trenches" IT professional, as he shares his real-world solution for challenges he faced with Windows OS migration.