University of León: Connecting Learning For Students to Thrive and Excel

University of León: Connecting Learning For Students to Thrive and Excel

The IT team at the University of León was battling a huge issue with their wireless network. With increasing numbers of mobile users and devices, the campus wireless network was being pushed beyond its original capabilities. Inevitably, users’ experiences began to suffer. There had to be a better way. After…

Are You Ready for Some Football?

Are You Ready for Some Football?

University of Wisconsin’s athletic department has grown to become one of the most competitive programs in college athletics. Fan experience drives our department’s success. When we wanted to enhance the fan experience we turned to AT&T and Cisco®. They offered a modern, technology-driven, one-of-a-kind game day experience for Badger fans.…

Delany College Delivers Better Student Engagement and Collaboration in the Classroom

Delany College Delivers Better Student Engagement and Collaboration in the Classroom

Delany College is a small school in the heart of western Sydney, and is a prime example of educational innovation and student engagement. To deliver and improve pedagogy at their school, Delany College partnered with Cisco to implement technologies and smart facilities that foster innovative learning and teaching. Their goal…

Gartner Names Cisco a Leader in Unified Communications

Gartner Names Cisco a Leader in Unified Communications

Recently, Gartner named Cisco a leader in its 2016 Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications. For this report, Gartner measured both the ability to execute and completeness of vision for unified communications amongst ten top technology vendors in the communications space, amongst which, Cisco was named the top performer in both categories.…

Preparing the Future Australian Workforce for the Digital Economy

Preparing the Future Australian Workforce for the Digital Economy

When people think about the impact of technology on education, they tend to focus on how the Internet has changed the classroom experience. Blended learning is now a common delivery model in universities and vocational education, and the use of video to connect students in remote locations is common to…

Gearing up for EDUCAUSE 2016

Gearing up for EDUCAUSE 2016

There’s never been a better time to attend EDUCAUSE! Who wouldn’t want to hear education revolutionaries and TED Talk alumnae, Sugata Mitra and Susan Cain speak, along with the best thinkers in Higher Education IT? EDUCAUSE is higher education’s premiere technology event, and this year thousands of university leaders, industry experts, and…

Cisco Chat Recap: Digital Campus

Cisco Chat Recap: Digital Campus

Last week, we hosted a Twitter chat that discussed all things digital campus, including trends in higher education, how to make campuses safer and more productive, as well as some highly successful education customer stories. Industry experts Navneet Johal (Research Analyst of Education Technology for Ovum), Matthew Gibbs (Solutions Architect for U.S. Public Sector…

High School Student Stays Connected to Campus During Cancer Treatment

High School Student Stays Connected to Campus During Cancer Treatment

When Callie was ten years old, she was diagnosed with leukemia. Then, after two years of chemotherapy and three years of remission, Callie relapsed when she was fifteen. To help Callie beat cancer, a bone marrow transplant was needed. However, due to the risk of exposure to germs post-transplant, Callie…

How Digital Collaboration Technology is Transforming Education

How Digital Collaboration Technology is Transforming Education

Contemporary education systems face a range of challenges, including delivering on their equity commitments and ensuring that all students regardless of location or socio-economic status have access to a high quality education.  While governments have invested in a range of proactive initiatives to mitigate the effects of isolation for remote…