Building your digital campus
Attracting prospective students and supporting staff across your university or college is a complex formula of managing existing technology while simultaneously planning for future innovation. This can quickly overwhelm even seasoned IT teams.
We’ll help you keep it all straight with end-to-end IT solutions for higher education that span strategy, procurement, deployment and ongoing maintenance — both in the traditional classroom and in remote learning environments.
Our solutions for technology in higher education include:
- Asset lifecycle services and support
- Networking, connectivity and Wi-Fi
- Cloud computing and storage solutions
- Campus security and cybersecurity
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Campus Wi-Fi solutions
Student and staff success hinges on strong connectivity. Between online courses, cloud-based applications and a growing number of devices, end-user expectations are high. We’ll help you exceed demands.
- High-density Wi-Fi
- Holistic network assessment
- Outsourced network management
- Guest network access
- Integrated cybersecurity
- Fast and reliable speeds
- Virtualization and remote access
- Servers and storage
Cloud services for higher education
The cloud has unique benefits — like scaling quickly during peak times, such as enrollment and finals. We’ll help you establish the right workload alignment and management practices, so you can take full advantage of the cloud’s power and flexibility.
Cloud platform use
A combination of public, private and hybrid clouds is ideal depending on your exact needs. We’ll help you property allocate your data and apps.
Maintaining peak operation and tight security requires careful attention. Ease your IT burden by offloading maintenance and monitoring.
Devices that empower learning and enable administration
Equipping classrooms, teachers and support staff with powerful devices that all function seamlessly is no easy task. We’ll help you find the right devices for the job and support it all with end-to-end lifecycle services.
From workhorse desktops to ultralight, portable laptops, get the machines that can efficiently run your apps and meet your exact specifications.
Interactive digital whiteboards
Smart boards keep lessons engaging, allowing users to display documents, communicate concepts clearly and keeps information organized.
Modern devices protect data while being energy efficient, cost conscious and easy to use — with simple Bluetooth, network and USB connectivity
Communication and collaboration
Modern VoIP phones, conference calling and webcams connect students, staff and administration with crisp audio and high-definition video.
Streamline procurement with an IPS myInsight account
Keeping purchases straight between many departments can get out of control. An IPS myInsight account has built-in tools and features to improve how you manage purchasing. You’ll enable departments to act independently with automatic approvals routing, custom product catalogs, software license management and so much more.Explore the benefits
Using technology to keep students safe
Student safety on campus is a top priority. Leveraging internet of things technology, connected devices and machine learning, we can deploy and campus-wide safety program that shares information with students, staff and authorities in critical moments of emergency.
Watch how we partnered to keep the Aldine school district safe using cameras, motion sensors and alarms in a smart emergency response system.
Cybersecurity on college campuses
Are you doing enough to keep sensitive information safe, and how will your university respond if your defenses are breached? A robust security plan is mandatory to safeguard institutions from increasingly sophisticated attacks. Furthermore, as the number of devices and data continues to grow, the need for airtight security will only increase.
We’ll work alongside your IT teams to develop a plan that covers every aspect of your environment.
Take stock of your security profile, identify gaps in coverage and close loopholes with a comprehensive security assessment.
Access and identity management
Control who has access to information with tailored administrator, user and guest profiles across your network.
Phishing attempts, spam and ransomware can wreak havoc. Minimize downtime in the event of a breach.
A next-generation firewall will give you centralized control and visibility into your network, users and applications.
Immersive learning experiences
Virtual labs and innovation hubs in higher ed are differentiators for students studying science, engineering, mathematics and medicine. Building a state-of-the-art facility requires not only the hardware and software, but also the supporting computing and storage resources.
Contribute to meaningful research that advances humanity with advanced laboratories equipped with cutting-edge tools, instruments and software.
Inspire creation and entrepreneurship with a creativity lab for electronics, 3D-printing, modeling, coding and fine arts.
Whether you’re starting a varsity esports team or expanding an existing program to recruit prospective students, we offer an extensive selection of gaming laptops and desktops to equip students with the best gaming computers with maxed-out specs.
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