IT infrastructure and cyber security considerations for protecting power devices from potential cyberattacks.
The last year and a half have been among the busiest ever for IT and cybersecurity professionals, with ransomware attacks making up a huge portion of high-profile cyberattacks. The data-encrypting attacks have hit every industry, from manufacturing to infrastructure and retail. However, one critical sector has been hit the hardest: education. According to Sophos’ “The […]
Learn about hybrid learning environments and ways for funding these programs from Crestron representatives on AVI-SPL’s Collaboration Space podcast.
In one short year, educational institutions at all levels were tasked with changing the way learning takes place. Let’s look at how educational AV technology can be used long term.
Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) is the state’s first medical school and recently upgraded all manner of technology to help facilitate learning in new and innovative ways.
VetsinTech (ViT) today unveiled its VetsinTech Academy, which is designed to train and springboard veterans into tech-based jobs. The academy brings all technology training and education services under one umbrella, and “broadens veterans’ training and employment opportunities,” according to the announcement. VetsinTech Academy is made possible through sponsorship from Craig Newmark Philanthropies and DraftKings’ Tech […]
For many school districts, remote learning has come as a complete shock to the system. For us, Kankakee School District, we weren’t completely ready, but we weren’t blindsided, either. That’s because two years ago, our district set a mission of creating anywhere, anytime learning. We wanted to reach all students — not just those who […]
It’s not surprising that higher education has been experiencing financial challenges during the pandemic, but this is only further evidence for the value of campus safety technologies. They will play a role in helping students and faculty feel more comfortable on campus, so it is valuable to examine which solutions have been adopted at education […]
As the below site assessment photos prove, there are no shortage of alarmingly-common school safety issues. Many school districts hire security consultants to do walkthroughs of their campuses to look for security risks. These assessments often consist of two parts: the physical assessment of each school to identify security measures and building systems unique to each building, and an assessment […]
A recent post on our sister site, Campus Safety, advises school IT departments and security officials that the following pitfalls will be incredibly important to avoid in 2021: The overwhelming desire to get schools back to normal could cause an under-correction. And just like on the freeway, that under-correction will assure you will have the […]