VMware: E-Rate Dollars Can Now Be Used To Take Advantage of SDN with VMware NSX
The need for substantive network security in schools has never been greater. According to ID Analytics, more than 140,000 minors are victims of identity fraud per year—and when their data is exposed, it is misused more frequently. One reason for this is that minors’ clean credit reports can make them extra attractive to identity thieves.
“The educational space is extremely concerned about ensuring [that] Personally Identifiable Information (PII) about students, and their respective data, is kept safe, secure, and only used for the learning environment,” says Jason Radford, head of operations for IlliniCloud.
The data of minors must be protected not just from outside threats, but—as many people who work in schools know—from inside institutions, too. “The students we have in schools today were born with iPads in their hands,” says Kenny Wilder, Director of Network Infrastructure for Fulton County Schools. “We have 96,000 students for the…
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