White Papers

Welcome to our free K-12-technology-in-the-classroom white paper and case study library from our sponsors. Click a title to read more or download.If you have any questions or comments about our webcasts please contact Mallory Bundy via email.


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Your IT Environment for Today and Tomorrow: What You Need to Know About Windows 8

Download this whitepaper to see how both Dell and Microsoft work together to simplify your IT. Windows 8 is ready to give your business the tools you need to meet your workers' changing IT needs in a way that's reliable, productive and secure.

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Migration Insight

The Migration Insight eGuide summarizes five IT Professional’s real-world advice about managing migration, both on the client and server. It provides insight into their business decision to migrate, the migration process, training, and the business improvements achieved as a result of their decision to migrate.

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Windows 8 and BYOD: Embrace the Trend

Download this whitepapers to learn how Microsoft has not only acknowledged the age of consumerization and the 'bring your own device' (BYOD) trend, but is offering a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops with Windows 8.

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Eliminating Non-Essential Paper Use in Education: Five Benefits to Bringing Paper Waste Under Control

In this special report, sponsored by Nuance Communications, Campus Technology and T.H.E. Journal highlight schools and institutions that have saved money and improved operational efficiencies by eliminating non-essential paper use. The report includes an overview of their printing environment, the issues they faced, and what they did to overcome these hurdles.

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Industry Perspective: Transforming Professional Development for 21st Century Educators

A new six-point approach to professional development aims to increase teacher effectiveness, address achievement gaps in student performance, and create lasting success in the 21st century classroom.

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Rowan-Salisbury School System
North Carolina School District Uses WLAN to Expand Learning Opportunities Beyond the Classroom

The Rowan-Salisbury School System is comprised of 35 schools, about 20,000 students, and roughly 3,000 employees. They were facing the growth pains that come for school districts that embrace high-tech trends. They needed to accommodate an influx of Apple iPads, iPod Touches, laptops, and other popular Wi-Fi-enabled mobile devices on its wireless network. Learn how the Rowan-Salisbury School System deployed a Wireless LAN that allowed students to use the same device in the classroom as they use at home, providing an enriched learning experience for the students.

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Riverside Unified School District
Large School District Implements One-to-One Tablet Computer Program

Like any massive school district, RUSD faces a mobile-device onslaught, especially because the district is implementing a one-to-one program using tablet computers. This tablet program drove the need for a high-performance, scalable, reliable WLAN at the schools. Learn about the wireless LAN deployment at RUSD and the benefits they’re seeing from having wireless and future plans for their WLAN deployment.

File Type: .PDF | File Size: 132 KB | Duration: 2 Pages

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Protecting School Networks In The Age of BYOD

Computer and Internet use in K-12 schools has evolved from a “nice to have” into a “must have” as educators, parents and school boards recognize how engaging, individualized curriculum can enrich the student learning experience and demonstrably improve standardized test scores.

However, the risks of computer and Internet use has coincided with the rise of malevolent threats that have most school IT administrators longing for the good old days of spam, viruses, and phishing attacks.Download Now

Written for IT professionals in K-12 schools, this white paper describes the latest class of sophisticated web-borne threats and explains how Edge Wave’s award-winning iPrism® Web Security solution combats them for superior protection.

File Type: .pdf  File Size: 944 KB  Duration: 10 Pages