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School enables high-speed testing for 2,350 students

By Laura Devaney
March 17th, 2015

New Jersey high school was searching for a way to implement a high-speed, computer-based testing solution

testing-speedWatchung Hills Regional High School has implemented VMware Horizon with Atlantis USX™ VDI storage solution to enable computer-based testing and deliver high-speed desktops to any device. Watchung Hills Regional High School selected Atlantis for its scalability, performance and management capabilities.

The school was searching for desktop and storage solutions to sustain its performance requirements and meet cost-effective criteria.

Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) has fostered student-owned devices and high-quality Wi-Fi connections for years. When selected as a beta site for the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) online testing regimen, the school needed a VDI deployment to preserve device independence and support PARCC’s security requirements.

Next page: How the school rolled out the testing solution