Strayer University's Transformation with IGEL:
The Does: Strayer University, a prestigious institution with a 125-year tradition in education, encountered a challenge. Their digital landscape was fragmented and inefficient, affecting the delivery of online education. IGEL, a leader in digital transformation, revolutionized the university's computing experience. IGEL's technology provided faculty, administrators, and student support staff with reliable access to digital workspaces.
The Is: How did IGEL achieve this? The ability to have IGEL preloaded from the factory and to repurpose some existing hardware. Provided a solution to support over 1400 thin clients, achieving a remarkable feat: only one hardware failure in two years. This transformation was not just about technology but about reimagining the digital workflow to enhance performance, flexibility, and security at the endpoint.
- Control: IGEL's solution brought unparalleled control to Strayer University. It streamlined endpoint management, allowing IT staff to manage devices with ease, even in remote locations with limited IT support. This meant updates and deployments could be handled swiftly, minimizing downtime and maximizing efficiency.
- Risk: The university's digital landscape was secured like a fortress. IGEL’s robust security features eliminated vulnerabilities inherent in traditional desktop computing. This protected sensitive university data and provided a safe and reliable platform for thousands of students and staff.
- Savings: The financial impact was astounding. By extending the life of existing hardware and reducing capital expenditures, Strayer University saved significantly. The IGEL solution provided a return on investment that was both immediate and long-lasting, allowing the university to allocate resources more effectively to other areas of need.
Strayer University didn't just upgrade its technology; it embarked on a journey of digital empowerment led by IGEL; it revolutionized its educational delivery, ensuring that it continued to provide top-notch education in a modern and efficient manner.
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