Dir. Enterprise Infrastructure, Abilene Christian University - aka ALE Customer Advocate.
Arthur Brant is the Director of Enterprise Infrastructure at Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas.
He oversees the networking, systems, storage, telecommunications, and security infrastructures.
These infrastructures provide the foundation for the university's mobile learning initiative known as ACU Connected, a pioneering one-to-one program. ACU's efforts have received a number of accolades, including ACUTA's Institutional Excellence award (2009) and Alcatel-Lucent's Dynamic Enterprise and Analyst's Choice awards (2009).
Mr. Brant is the president of ACUTA, the Association for College & Universities Technology Advancement. With more than 18 years' experience in higher education and technology, Mr. Brant has presented at numerous national and international gatherings on topics ranging from mobile connectivity, bandwidth management, social media, consumerization, to emerging technologies.
Abilene Christian University (ACU), is a medium-size, private, selective, residential university with an enrollment of 4,900 students and supported by 850 faculty and staff to create a dynamic and technology-rich learning environment.