Cloud Services

“WiFi in a Box” – A Cloud Solution for K-12

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An article by EdTechMagazine.com shares how WiFi is a necessity as more schools log on for learning and how cloud technology can help: Larry Padgett, Director of IT Infrastructure and Systems Support for the School District of Palm Beach County in Florida, says,“We believed then that every student would eventually have at least one, if […]

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Public School Technology Allows Students to Succeed out of the Classroom

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  What can we do to improve the public school operations for our children? This is a question that can receive a variety of answers, depending on who you ask. The answers to the question can differ because everyone has different perspectives about education and the quality of education that our children are receiving. Regardless of […]

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Software for Public Schools is About Improving the Next Generation

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  Teaching children to learn is a difficult, but rewarding task. However, this task is so important to ensure that our children grow up and turn out as well-adjusted people. When teaching children to learn remember that they learn best when they are having fun; this aspect is especially important with school-aged children who have […]

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Implement the Perfect Service Desk for Your School

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  For elementary, middle and high school classrooms, a cloud IT service desk can minimize and ease the rigorous daily IT requests from school, faculty, and staff. Utilizing a cloud IT service desk allows your IT specialist to quickly address the needs of your school, while simultaneously taking advantage of cloud services to manage a […]

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Improving School Technology Can Give Your Students and Teachers a Boost

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  In many school districts, one of the main concerns has to deal with school improvement and student/teacher interaction. Schools can utilize technology as a means to give improve the overall feel of the school, and also the quality of learning. Today, public school classrooms use technology in a variety of ways. Educational technology uses […]

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New SkyPortal Technology – Integrating the Cloud with Workflow Processes

    While attending the GWAVACon EMEA Conference in October 2014, SkyCentral proudly released SkyPortal. SkyPortal is a first-of-its-kind self-service portal that integrates cloud computing with workflow processes. SkyCentral’s SkyPortal is specifically designed to remove the need for on premise IT solutions that require in-depth management and are incredibly costly. SkyPortal is fully customizable, and automates processes, which improve productivity […]

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Tips on Using Computer Technology in the Classroom

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Currently more than half of U.S. public schools don’t have adequate wireless access. On top of that, many school districts don’t effectively utilize their existing computer technology. Back in the early 1990s there were many public school systems that still lacked basic computer technology. Today, over 97% of teachers have one or more computers in […]

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Gartner Notes Importance of Legacy Software During Initial Cloud Migration Stages

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  Before any small, mid-size, or large company, considers migrating its core software, files, and documents to the cloud, a strategy must be agreed upon by all stakeholders in the organization. Part of this process includes tracking the workflow as decisions are made about the order of migration. As such, it is not uncommon for companies to approach this […]

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How Cloud Software Increases Productivity for School Districts

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The benefit of cloud software that gets school district administrators’ attention is its ability to increase productivity. In fact, many features of the software were made with large groups of employees in mind. One example of this is collaboration. With cloud software, teachers and administrators can share and even work on the same files together. In addition, they aren’t […]

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Press Release: Why SkyPortal Will Change the Way Your Company Uses the Cloud

Back in October, the SkyCentral team was in Berlin, Germany at the GWAVACon 2014 and introduced SkyPortal. SkyPortal powered by GroupLink, is a first-of-its-kind self-service portal that integrates cloud computing with workflow processes. SkyCentral’s SkyPortal removes the need for costly, on-premise IT solutions that require in-depth management. SkyPortal is fully customizable and automates processes, which improves […]

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