For Students and Educators
with Desktop 365® Virtual Desktops for Education
The Future of Education is Here
Empowering students and educators by providing the freedom & flexibility to operate without the constraints that come with the traditional workplace.
- Cost Savings
Enhance Learning with Seamless Technology Access
Desktop 365® virtual desktops can improve flexibility and mobility for teachers and students, enhance security and compliance in education settings, and reduce costs for education institutions by leveraging the power of Microsoft Azure and Desktop 365® technology to scale. This enables students and educators to easily access their coursework and educational material when and where it matters.
Desktop 365® Virtual Desktops can help streamline education and reduce the burden of traditional PCs and IT services for schools and universities. With Virtual Desktops, teachers and students can access material and resources on demand and collaborate with classmates and colleagues in real time, no matter where they are located. This helps ensure continuity and resilience in education, giving teachers and students the accessibility and advantage they need to succeed in today's evolving academic environment.
All you need is:
- A device. This can be a tablet, phone, laptop, Chromebook, or older PC.
- A reliable internet connection
“We are now able to provide students with access to technology and resources, which has greatly improved their learning experience”
“Virtual desktops have been a vital tool in ensuring continuity in learning during these unprecedented times”
“Virtual desktops have allowed us to improve access to education for all students, regardless of their socio-economic background”
Ultimate Enterprise Education Technology Solution
- Provide remote access to technology and resources, regardless of location or device.
- Highly scalable and can accommodate large numbers of users and devices, which is especially important for large school districts and institutions.
- Mitigate educational disruptions caused by pandemics, natural disasters, and other unexpected events.
- Implement enterprise-class security across all institutions.
- Simplify software licensing, as all software and applications can be accessed via the virtual desktop, reducing the need to purchase and manage individual licenses.
After implementing virtual desktop solutions, the school district was able to provide students and teachers with secure, remote access to technology and resources. Teachers were able to continue delivering instruction and providing support to students remotely, while students were able to access educational materials and participate in virtual classes from home. This helped to mitigate disruptions caused by the pandemic and allowed for more continuity in learning. Additionally, it helped the school district to save on IT costs and improve collaboration and communication between teachers and students during this unusual time.
After implementing virtual desktop solutions, the school district was able to provide students with secure, remote access to technology and resources. Students were able to access virtual classrooms, educational materials, and other resources from any device, regardless of whether they had internet or a device at home. This helped to improve access to education for students in the community, and ensured that all students had the opportunity to succeed regardless of their socio-economic background. Additionally, it reduced the costs of providing devices and internet access to students, and it improved the collaboration and communication between teachers and students.
After implementing virtual desktop solutions, the university was able to improve the security and accessibility of student data, while also reducing IT costs. Faculty and staff were able to access student information and other important data from anywhere, on any device, improving collaboration and communication between departments.
Yes, in most cases your existing software is fully compatible. For example, Desktop 365® virtual desktops work with most common business software while eliminating the need for apps to be installed on local PCs. Including - QuickBook, Microsoft Office, Adobe Reader, Line of Business Applications, Web Applications, etc.
Yes! Printing from a Virtual Desktop works just like printing from a physical desktop. For students who do not have a printer at home, you can set up a print server or use a cloud printing service to allow them to print from their virtual desktops directly to a printer at school.
It depends on your institution's specific needs and preferences. The great thing about Virtual Desktops is that they are highly flexible and customizable, whether you need Virtual Desktops on a temporary basis or on a longer-term contract, we can work with you to find a solution that works for your institution.
We understand that safety and security are important concerns for parents and teachers when it comes to technology, and we want to assure you that Virtual Desktops are a secure and safe solution for children and students. Virtual Desktops allow you to easily implement security measures such as antivirus software, firewalls, and encryption, which can help protect against malware, hacking, and other cyber threats. In addition to the inherent security benefits of virtual desktops, you also have a high level of control over what is allowed and not allowed within the virtual desktop environment. You can use tools such as user authentication, access controls, and content filters to ensure that students only have access to appropriate resources and websites.