Wi-Fi, also, WiFi, Wi-fi or wifi, is a brand originally licensed by the Wi-Fi Alliance to describe the underlying technology of wireless local area networks (WLAN) based on the IEEE 802.11 specifications. Wi-Fi was developed to be used for mobile computing devices, such as laptops, in LANs, but is now increasingly used for more applications, including Internet and VoIP phone access, gaming, and basic connectivity of consumer electronics such as televisions and DVD players, or digital cameras.
When Cincinnati Country Day School opened its doors more than eighty years ago, the
founders envisioned a new way of teaching and learning. Today at CCDS, where every
student from 5th grade thru 12th carries a Toshiba Tablet PC, this unique school continues
to stand out as a prime example of how the right technology in the right hands can
positively transform education.
At Gannon University in Erie, PA, the fall of 2007 not only brought new students, but also new teaching methods to the renowned Radiologic Sciences program that helped drive new innovation and interactive learning in the classroom, and across the campus. The challenge posed was how to make the Radiologic Sciences program interactive, filmless and eventually paperless.
Students entering Watauga High School are entering a program designed to propel their learning well beyond the newly formed walls-one that challenged the school's IT team to design the most significant technology implementation in the school's history.
Serving less than 400 students in the small Village of Antwerp in Northwestern Ohio,
Antwerp Local School had a challenge, a vision and a tremendous opportunity. The
challenge: the school's limited local tax base from which to draw funding.
Overcoming the obstacles to deliver the modern learning demands of a smart campusFrom secure BYOD to robust WiFi and comprehensive video surveillance, the IT challenges schools face to ensure smart, safe campuses are not minor. This on-demand webinar details how schools like yours seamlessly integrated new technology on a budget.
Expanding and enriching the educational experience through a streamlined, broadened networkBYOD in the classroom and one-student-one-device trends meant Kentucky’s Bullitt County Public Schools needed an easily configurable, reliable and scalable network. Read this case study to discover the benefits of WLAN technology in the educational world.
Das Webinar richtet sich an IT-Spezialisten, die mehr über die Möglichkeiten im Bereich WLAN erfahren möchten bzw. an Organisationen, die planen, WLAN einzusetzen oder ihre bestehende WLAN-Infrastruktur zu erneuern.
Join this webinar to learn:
- What the latest solution offerings look like and how to avoid investing in dead technology
- Why more vendors are using the cloud to drive technical and commercial flexibility for organisations
- How to easily grow your network with demand
Businesses looking to transition to 802.11ac Wave 2 should fully understand the new technology’s requirements for the wired network and choose a solution provider that can minimize the disruption to the business.