Challenge
To deliver an effective learning experience through their one-to-one technology program delivered on tablet devices, Thomas Carr College wanted students to have seamless access to all learning resources both within the school’s network and on external sites.
Solution
The college partnered with Dell™ Consulting to implement a virtual application solution delivering on demand applications to tablet devices through Citrix® software hosted on high-performance Dell servers, switches and storage.
Benefits
• Application virtualization enables continued investment in learning innovation through 27 percent budget savings
• Tablet device solution drives further innovation from 58 percent reduction in high maintenance infrastructure
• Reduced maintenance achieves 10 percent time savings and elimination of need for additional IT staff
• Energy efficient solution delivers 80 percent reduction in electricity demands