SOURCE: Wyse Technology

Wyse Technology

September 27, 2011 08:00 ET

Top-Performing California Community College Presents Case Study of Virtualization, Cloud Client Computing and Distance Education at Campus Technology West

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 27, 2011) - Wyse Technology, the global leader in cloud client computing, today announced that Citrus College, a community college in Glendora, California, will present at Campus Technology Forum West 2011. The presentation will focus on how the college implemented Wyse cloud client computing solutions instead of PCs alongside a virtualization strategy. Citrus College has been named one of the nation's top degree- and certificate-producing two-year institutions by Community College Week.

Leigh Buchwald, IT Supervisor at Citrus College, will provide an overview of how Citrus College turned to virtualization and Wyse thin clients instead of PCs to expand the number of available computers at a lower cost and dramatically reduce computer maintenance and related IT staff time. Buchwald will also provide an overview of how virtualization fits into a distance education strategy.

What: Campus Technology Forum West
Topic: Virtualization: Going the Distance on College Campuses (Session TH26)
Speaker: Leigh Buchwald, IT Supervisor, Citrus College
When: Thursday, September 29, 2011, 3:00 - 3:55 pm (Pacific)
Where: Hilton Long Beach & Executive Meeting Center

Campus Technology Forum is a new event from the Campus Technology annual summer conference team. 1105 Media has brought the nation's premier higher education technology conference to the west coast to focus on solutions to the economic challenges anticipated for the 2012 fiscal year.

For more information on Campus Technology, visit: http://events.campustechnology.com/events/ct-forum-conference/home.aspx

About Wyse Technology
Wyse Technology is the global leader in Cloud Client Computing. The Wyse portfolio includes industry-leading thin, zero and cloud PC client solutions with advanced management, desktop virtualization and cloud software supporting desktops, laptops and next generation mobile devices. Cloud client computing replaces the outdated computing model of the unsecure, unreliable, energy-intensive and expensive PC, all while delivering lower TCO and a superior user experience. Wyse has shipped more than 20 million units and has over 200 million people interacting with their products each day, enabling the leading private, public, hybrid and government cloud implementations worldwide. Wyse partners with industry-leading IT vendors, including Cisco®, Citrix®, IBM®, Microsoft, and VMware® as well as globally-recognized distribution and service partners. Wyse is headquartered in San Jose, California, U.S.A., with offices worldwide. For more information, visit the Wyse website at http://www.wyse.com or call 1-800-GET-WYSE.

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