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Solving K-12 networking challenges

Today’s K-12 students and teachers depend on laptops, tablets, cloud apps, data-driven instruction, and nonstop Internet connectivity.

Due to widespread shifts such as online testing for Common Core and the rapid rise of cloud-based applications, many school districts are seeking networking solutions that meet their evolving needs without complicating network management or creating new security vulnerabilities.

In this white paper, explore the role of LTE, Wi-Fi, cloud management, and all-in-one network solutions in addressing the challenges facing school district IT departments.

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  • Reliable home networking for students

    At the very foundation of effective distance learning is ensuring that every student has suitable internet access that’s readily available to support all of their schoolwork and homework assignments.

    Unfortunately, the digital divide still exists, and many students do not have proper access to the internet, which greatly compromises their academic success and future achievements.

    But with the development of wireless networking technology, a bridge across this divide has appeared. Download this white paper to learn how providing academic success for all starts with a strong private LTE network connection.

  • Reliable access for students

    An adaptable network must be in place in order for students to continue learning. New approaches to networking are required.

    Students must be able to reliably access the internet, and teachers must be able to access cloud applications – and it must all be secure. Read this white paper to learn the importance of LTE connectivity during this time.

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