EDUCAUSE 2015: How Campuses Meet Bandwidth Demands as IoT Soars
The Internet of Things is becoming more mainstream, bringing with it a significant drain on campus networks. EdTech asked experts to weigh in on how institutions can keep their bandwidth at pace with these new devices.
Lawrence Dobranski, Director ICT Security, University of Saskatchewan
Bob Flynn, Manager of Cloud Technology Support, Indiana University
Mark Henderson, CIO, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- The types of devices being used on campuses continues to vary as the Internet of Things takes off.
- Staying on top of wireless services is key to supporting IoT.
- Certain universities, including research universities, are prepared for bandwidth demands of all sizes.