AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) conference in Austin, TX, CTL® has announced a partnership with PortableCloud. CTL will offer our customers the PortableCloud platform and Cube servers, which allow users to access curated files, web-content and web-apps over WiFi in any device with a browser, at blazing speeds, regardless of Internet connectivity.
PortableCloud Helps Schools Overcome Connectivity Limitations
The PortableCloud Cube micro-server empowers schools to ensure that educational content and apps are always available, even in areas without Internet connectivity! The PortableCloud Cube server is connected to a Server applications marketplace where schools can download needed solutions, content, resources and tools to the PortableCloud and it will seamlessly connect to wireless devices on campus.
PortableCloud Gives Teachers the Right Resources in the Right Places
The PortableCloud solution gives schools control over the web pages and apps their students can access. PortableCloud Cube servers can be customized for each grade level so that students have access to resources appropriate to their curriculum. Common references such as Wikipedia, the Khan Academy, Gooru.org and other educational sites and apps will be readily accessible, while the distractions of the entire Internet simply won't be an option.
Benefits of PortableCloud for Schools
Ensure content and apps that matter the most are always available fast and appropriate for K-12 students
Integrate with your existing platforms, or make Portable Cloud the platform
Run best in-class open-source learning solutions, such the Khan Academy and other proven learning solutions
Deploy in-classroom or lecture-hall cloud e-learning solutions without requiring any external infrastructure
Connect multiple Cubes to expand local network capacity
Save bandwidth use on core content and learning activities
Provide parent education opportunities via mobile devices
Protect intellectual property with full security options
Keep networks online during power outages with battery options
Download new shared content from Portable Cloud Marketplace
Share top lesson plans on Portable Cloud Marketplace
Integrated hardware and software makes deployment easy
Contact CTL for more information.
Founded in 1989, CTL® designs and manufactures computer products including Chromebooks, desktop and mobile workstations, LED Monitors, and high performance servers. CTL® also manufactures specialty devices including ruggedized tablets, slates, and digital sign solutions. Headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon with offices in Asia and Europe, CTL® and their partners supply North American and European consumers, government agencies, and many of the most recognized corporate brands. For more information about CTL®, please visit www.ctl.net.
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