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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Make One-to-One Computing a Reality

Traditionally the 1:1 computing model has been achieved by providing access to PCs, but adding PCs costs more than just their price alone. In an effort to establish a future-proof IT platform, schools are turning to desktop virtualization to achieve 1:1 computing without straining existing resources or budgets.

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

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

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When the nation’s second-largest union high school district decided to equip 6,500 7th graders with iPads, they needed to pair those iPads with the best LMS available. Learn why Sweetwater Union High School District decided to partner with Canvas.


Migration Insights

Migration Insights

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.

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Windows 8 BYOD

Windows 8 and BYOD, Embrace the Trend

From mobile phone, to tablet, to desktop, Windows 8 delivers cross-platform functionality that today's bring-your-own-device (BYOD) era calls for. To fully meet the personal and professional needs of your end users and IT staff, Dell has designed Windows 8 desktops, laptops, tablets and other devices from the ground up to deliver enhanced security, ease of management, ubiquitous data access, reduced WAN traffic, and application unification across the Windows ecosystem. Read this paper to learn more about how modern Windows may ease transition to a BYOD environment.

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5 PC Hardware Innovations that Pay Off for Business

Learn the top 5 reasons why technology refresh should be part of your IT plans this year.Just because hardware works doesn’t mean it’s providing the most benefit to the business. Today, innovative new technology is changing the upgrade value proposition. These new technologies—some not widely available even five years ago—provide compelling reasons to consider an upgrade of client laptops and desktops even if legacy systems are still chugging along (with “chugging” being the operative word).

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Your IT Environment

Your IT Environment for Today and Tomorrow— What You Need to Know About the New Windows

Windows 8.1 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. Designed to respond equally well to touch as it does to a keyboard and mouse, read this paper to learn more about how the new Windows addresses today's workforce needs by enhancing mobile productivity, end-to-end security, and addresses virtualization and management advancements.

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Upgrade Keys to a Successful OS Migration

April 8, 2014 marks the end of support for Windows XP, so the time is now to develop an OS migration strategy. Check out this infographic highlighting the keys to an OS upgrade and learn more about the technology and resources available.

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Avoiding Mistakes Whitepaper

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

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.

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