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Posted on: December 3, 2013

The Instructional Technology Special Interest Group is open to University personnel interested in improving teaching and learning through creative use of technology.  Topics include classroom technology, computer labs, mobile applications, courseware...

Posted on: June 28, 2013
Definition and Key Product Considerations

As part of the evaluation process, the 2012 University MDM Evaluation Team presents the following definition of Mobile Device Management, outlines key considerations for determining the best MDM solution for...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

Professional Development opportunites at Penn are coordinated through Technology Training Services (TTS). TTS works with companies and consultants to bring IT training for computing professionals to campus.

In an effort to paint a clear picture...

Posted on: June 28, 2013
Executive Summary

The 2012 Web Browser Evaluation Team was tasked with evaluating the impact of the changing web browser climate for desktop and mobile operating systems. It is important to note that the team was not tasked with providing a...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

The Symantec Anti-Virus Clients/Client Security Suites evaluation team was tasked with testing and documenting best practices for the deployment of the new Symantec anti-virus clients (Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 for Windows and Norton AntiVirus...

Posted on: June 28, 2013
Executive Summary

The 2008 Instant Messaging Client evaluation team was charged with evaluating current secure instant messaging clients.

Specific deliverables included testing against the University's central Jabber server and other campus...

Posted on: June 28, 2013
Summary

The Server and storage monitoring product evaluation group evaluated numerous different monitoring solutions. We focused our evaluation on the following areas:

Platform Neutrality Application-level monitoring functionality Alerting /...
Posted on: June 28, 2013

The Green IT evaluation team was not a traditional product/technology evaluation.  The team was charged with researching, developing, and documenting a list of recommendations of actions that IT departments and users could perform in order to make...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

The Client-Centric Cloud Computing evaluation team took a preliminary look at cloud computing from a user perspective, focusing on a set of technologies that were expected to increase in importance for many of the University's constituents over the...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

The Thin CLient/Desk Virtualization evaluation team tested and evaluated thin client and desktop virtualization technologies such as Citrix and Wyse.

Specific deliverables included extensive testing and use of these technologies in University-...