Elkhorn Public Schools trusted business partner Dice Communications and had worked with them in the past.
- Country: United States Of America
- Industry: Education
- Solution: Business Telephony
Elkhorn Public Schools, located on the edge of the Omaha Metro Area, is the fastest growing school district in Nebraska.
Enrollment has increased by over 6% each year and new facilities are continually being added to accommodate the growing student population.
The District is home to 9 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 2 high schools that welcome a total of 7800 students.
Dice Communications proposal, based on Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise solutions, was cost-effective. Dice Communications was also capable of supporting the 3-year phased implementation.
- OmniPCX Office Rich Communication Edition
- IP Touch 4018 Extended Edition
- IP Touch 4028 Extended Edition
- IP Touch 4038 Extended Edition
- 4019 Digital Phone
- Business Telephony
- All buildings at Elkhorn Public Schools are now connected to a centralized telephony system. This means simpler maintenance for the District’s sole technician, who also received training by Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise.
- With the hybrid telephony system, survivability is assured even in the event of a total IP network failure.
- Monthly savings are generated thanks to the streamlined system.
- Staff members are more efficient as they can easily and quickly reach colleagues with the dial by name functionality.
- Having a phone in every classroom increases security, giving administrators, staff and parents peace of mind.
- Users enjoy a uniform experience across all buildings, making it easier for them to make calls.