Secure WiFi for schools and universities

WiFi is being increasingly applied in education, for example, for digital learning devices, student management systems, guest access, etc. But what does a WiFi network entail for the management, security and continuity of information in your school or university?

Advantages of a Professional Wireless School Network:

  • Fast and stable, also in historical buildings
  • Access everywhere to the students management systems
  • Easy and fast access for users who bring their own laptop, tablet or smart phone
  • Access for authorized users only
  • Scalable and future proof
  • Video conferencing
  • Demanding applications such as the streaming of audio and video and VoIP preferably over a 5-GHz band

School and University WiFi References

Cheltenham wireless education

Cheltenham Ladies’ College

Cheltenham Ladies College is one of the oldest and most famous girls schools in the United Kingdom. The school operates a controller-based WiFi network with more than 100 access points. Read more (PDF)

Wireless LAN offers many advantages to educational institutions of all types and sizes. See, for example, the story from the Academic & Research Network of Slovenia, the German HLW Haag, the Meridiaan College in the Netherlands, the Cheltenham Ladies’ College, or the private university WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management.

BYOD for education

Students and staff wish to use their personal laptops, tablets and smartphones more and more. The WiFi technique ‘Bring your own device‘ can be used to manage access for personal devices to the wireless networks of schools and universities

Would you like to know more abut the use of wireless LANs in education? Request a free information package or make an appointment with our experts.

WLAN Consulting is an initiative of LANCOM Systems. LANCOM Systems is a leading German manufacturer of wireless LAN technology based on industry standards.