Citrix XenDesktop: Educational Benefits
By adopting a Citrix XenDesktop solution, you will benefit by:
Make the Leadership Team Happy:
- Easy management of costs while allowing for the latest technologies to be deployed within school, quickly and easily.
- Maximise your investment in workstations by extending their life span. This keeps your school on the leading edge without the need to reinvest in PCs every three to four years.
- Allow Anytime Anywhere Learning through Universal Home Access without the large investment in an hosted learning platform. Your staff and students will have at home exactly what they get in school without additional application cost or support overheads.
- Much higher Return On Investment (ROI) as equipment and software can be used 24/7.
Make the Teachers Happy:
- Allows teachers to have a managed desktop for school work and a home desktop for testing software, working from home and using for their own personal use, all on the same single laptop.
- Access to the school MIS from home with the same access as if on the school network. No staying late to work on reports.
Make the Students Happy:
- A 'Follow-Me Anywhere' school desktop allowing students to access applications and resources from any device and from any location.
- Use other devices such as games consoles, smartphones and web-books.
- The power of Citrix ensures that you can run the most powerful multimedia applications. No barriers to learning.
Make the IT Team Happy:
- Manage desktop virtualisation by mixing technologies such as Provisioning Services, XenApp, virtualisation, VDI on a variety of school and home devices such as thin-clients, PCs, laptops, smartphones and many more.
- Free up budgets for more growth and to allow adoption of more exciting ICT projects.