Positive Changes in IT Consumption
Analyst report shows positive reaction to IT Consumption in Public Sector
Meet Changing User Demands with IT as a Service
IT professionals in education are facing a new set of challenges as the consumption of IT shifts from acquiring hardware and software and deploying it on site to a model where applications, content, and services are delivered via the cloud.
Cisco can help you design and use technology to take advantage of both commoditized and enterprise IT. Our highly secure network, data center, and collaboration architectures help improve efficiencies while taking advantage of existing investments. Whether through a service provider or in-house, Cisco helps you navigate the changes in IT consumption and maintain end-user security and service-level requirements
Cisco cloud solutions in education encompass a breath of products and services, delivered through an ecosystem of certified partners to help our education customers optimize their offerings within their data center, from a public cloud, or across a hybrid environment.
- IDC Analyst Connection: How IT Consumption Is Changing in the Public Sector
- Cisco White Paper: Changes in IT Consumption and What They Mean for Education(PDF - 416 KB)
- Expand Your Data Center the Easy Way - Cisco Intercloud(PDF - 47 KB)
Cisco Services for Cloud Strategy, Management, and Operations help you to quickly and confidently move your organization to the cloud. Reduce costs and get a faster return on your cloud investment. See the full picture of what you're really spending on cloud, and find ways to save money with Cisco Cloud Consumption Services.
The Cisco Cloud Intelligent Network helps enable organizations to deploy cloud services and applications quickly, with less risk and a higher degree of success, so they can recognize benefits faster while reducing total IT costs.
Cisco data center solutions for education integrate applications, the data center, and the intelligent network, helping you deliver services to teachers, students, and staff more quickly and efficiently.
Cisco Security and mobile solutions for education accommodate the growing number of people who expect to securely connect to your network - whenever and wherever they are. Cisco solutions help eliminate the cost and hassle of provisioning, managing, and scaling security hardware and software, helping you to stay compliant and reducing risk.
Cisco Hosted Collaboration Solutions for Education help deliver collaboration services in an “as a service” model, making advanced collaboration capabilities accessible while minimizing the requirements for upfront investments.
- Cisco Cloud Enablement Services for Education - Overview (PDF - 730 KB)
- Cloud 101: Developing a Cloud-Computing Strategy for Higher Education - White Paper (PDF - 2.3 MB)
- Cisco Cloud Consumption Services (PDF - 454 KB)
- Cisco Intelligent Automation Solution for Cloud v3.1 Services Datasheet (PDF - 348 KB)
- Cisco Cloud Enablement Services (PDF - 307 KB)