Preparing the Citizens of Tomorrow

Education is one of the cornerstones of our society. In order to prepare today’s students to become the employees and citizens of tomorrow’s technological world, they must have access to state-of-the-art technology in their educational institutions.

Information and communications technology (ICT) has transformed the way people work, learn and collaborate, so today’s educational campus networks must be robust enough and secure enough to enable today’s students to have access to the latest systems for  the current education system to remain relevant  to our rapidly evolving world.

Sol Distribution can provide a number of solutions which could benefit resellers with end users in the Education Sector:

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise

Smart Education Solutions

Schools that digitally transform thrive. Create a technology environment that actively engages students and teachers, and delivers personalised digital learning experiences for student success. It begins with a reliable, secure network that supports your smart campus and its evolving needs.

  Enable the student experience through cognitive communications and pervasive connectivity
  Automate and manage a secure, high performance, predictive network infrastructure
  Provide tools to identify, react, coordinate, and alert during any campus crisis
  Enable learning continuity with efficient, secure remote communications and IT infrastructure

Customer Benefits

  Connect people, resources, and facilities seamlessly and securely
  Deliver a personalised, connected student experience thorough innovative communications
  Scale quickly to meet emerging demands of students, new technologies and applications
  Reduce operational costs with efficient communications, infrastructure and new business models

  Connect teachers, parents and students for an optimal educational experience
  Enable learning and collaboration from anywhere, at anytime, anywhere
  Scale infrastructure to meet demands of students and new technologies
  Provide a safe and secure campus environment
  Shift from CAPEX to OPEX-based consumption models

Further Reading

Infographic: Is your campus ready to empower student success?

Brochure: Primary and Secondary Education Networking Guide

Smart Campus eBook

University of Portsmouth Case Study

Location-Based Services (LBS) and Asset Tracking for Education

The OmniAccess Stellar LBS suite offers three game-changing location features to empower your company, broaden your services, gain insightful analytics and help you make better decisions.

OmniAccess Stellar LBS provides more than just navigation inside airports, hospitals, hotels, and university campuses. It’s the foundation of multiple innovative services such as:

  Proximity marketing for restaurant and retail promotions
  Automated information messages and emergency notifications
  Smart parking
  Location sharing
  Finding points of interest with turn-by-turn directions
  Staff mobilisation and coordination

Additionally, OmniAccess Stellar LBS offers in-depth location analytics to better understand people flow, dwell time, area utilisation and concentration. Combining these exclusive features can help organisations improve processes, optimise customer engagement, and fine tune service delivery.

Further Reading

Increase Customer Engagement with Location-Based Services from Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise


Sangoma Unified Communications (UC) for Education

Effective communication technology within education can either greatly benefit or hinder an institution’s ability to keep staff, students, and parents well-informed. Sangoma provides a comprehensive, user-friendly, and affordable communication solution tailored to enhance educational standards.

Intuitive User Experience

Sangoma’s education communication solutions are delivered via a comprehensive, fully integrated system that caters to in-person and remote education needs. Sangoma’s portfolio of cloud-based, on-premise, and hybrid solutions allows education institutions to choose the best system for their needs. Sangoma also provides end-to-end hardware, accessories, and concierge support, including customization options to help educators and administrators focus on educating their students rather than managing their technology.

Reliable & Secure

Sangoma’s blend of built-in security measures ensures that Sangoma safeguards your education communications technology against viruses, malware, and other attacks. Sangoma offers one of the most reliable uptime guarantees in the industry, at 99.999%. No matter where your students are located, their education is always just a click away with Sangoma’s end-to-end support for anywhere, any device access to communications tools for video, voice, collaboration, and more.

Cost-Effective Solutions

You can deliver ivy league education for the industry’s best value at competitive, cost-effective prices with Sangoma. Sangoma enables you to streamline billing complexities by consolidating all your communications through a single provider.

Sangoma offers education communications technology solutions for schools of all sizes and can tailor them to accommodate your unique needs.

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