VMware + Ellucian: Smart BYOD & Apps With VMware’s Secure Digital Backpack for Education
Mar20

VMware + Ellucian: Smart BYOD & Apps With VMware’s Secure Digital Backpack for Education

At EDUCAUSE a few months ago, we announced a new technology integration with Ellucian student information systems (SIS). This integration is part of our ongoing commitment to help education IT teams evolve the way they enable learning through technology for their students and staff. With the VMware Secure Digital Backpack for education, powered by VMware Workspace ONE, technology finally meets the needs of every student on campus. IT...

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Driving Better Education Through Innovative IT | EDUCAUSE 2015
Oct28

Driving Better Education Through Innovative IT | EDUCAUSE 2015

By Tim Merrigan, Vice President SLED Sales, VMware It’s a pleasure to post from EDUCAUSE 2015, where we’re just starting Day Two. Each year, the State, Local and Education (SLED) team at VMware looks forward to this event as the pinnacle in higher education IT, where our education industry colleagues gather to learn, reflect and engage with one other. We meet and talk with many of our customers at this event each year, and it’s always...

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Education at VMworld – where innovation is the norm

I was a first-time attendee at VMworld 2015. While I love trade shows for all their energy and fun, what I love most is that they bring us together to interact with people who use our product. Ultimately, the event provides an opportunity to dig for feedback on how we can do things better for our customers. After Sunday morning’s fun run across the Golden Gate Bridge with a friendly customer from Belgium, I checked out the venue at...

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VMware BYOD Solutions for Higher Education (and why some people hate the holiday season)

by Geoffrey Murase, Solutions Marketing, VMware The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) phenomenon is NOT restricted to the business world.  It has already permeated college campuses around the world.  More and more, students are bringing their own connected devices to school and expecting support from college IT departments.  Whether it’s a tablet, smartphone, laptop or even gaming consoles or smart TVs, students need to be connected and...

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Closing the Digital Divide in Education with VMware Horizon View and Teradici PCoIP Zero Clients

by Robert Philkill and Nick Pandher, Teradici Geoffrey Murase, Solutions Marketing, VMware VMware and Teradici have recently been awarded a contract through systems integrator Bitara for the Malaysia Ministry of Education (MoE) to deliver virtualized desktops to Malaysia’s K-12 students.  MoE is the largest Ministry in Malaysia, responsible for 10,000 K-12 schools and roughly 5.5 million students. As you may know, Malaysia’s geography...

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