As iPads, tablets and smart devices gain popularity in educational institutions, there is a tremendous opportunity for educators to unlock creativity and expand their teaching repertoire. However, when smart devices are not managed properly, schools and universities can be exposed to a gamut of security concerns.
Cisco has acquired cloud networking company Meraki for $1.2 billion in cash, the companies have announced. The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to close in the second quarter of Cisco’s 2013 fiscal year.
Macon State College has chosen Blackboard Analytics to help it achieve the goals set in Complete College Georgia, the state's higher education completion plan, Blackboard Inc. announced today.