Ensuring the Durability of Ed-Tech Devices

LenovoIntelrevisedHow can you protect your technology investments in an environment where students are still learning responsibility? Start by investing in PCs and mobile devices designed specifically for maximum durability.

Lenovo acquires Stoneware, boosts cloud offerings

Cloud computing can help tie together different devices for the ed-tech market.

In a move to expand its cloud computing solutions and extend learning opportunities to students, Lenovo on Sept. 18 announced that it is acquiring educational technology provider Stoneware Inc.

Stoneware sells a number of cloud-oriented products to schools. Its webNetwork service, which uses a browser-based interface to give users access to all their applications and files in the cloud with a single sign-on, has been rebranded as Secure Cloud Access. LanSchool, which Stoneware itself acquired last year, is the company’s classroom management solution.

Those products reportedly serve a combined 5 million users, mostly in education.…Read More