University of Johannesburg attracts more students by offering a secure, mobile, interactive and collaborative e-learning experience.

  • Country: South Africa
  • Industry: Education
  • Solution: Business Telephony, Mobile Campus, Data Center, Unified Communications

The university was formally established in January 2005 and has four campuses spread over Central Gauteng with 49,000 full-time students and 5,800 permanent employees, and is one of the largest residential universities on the African continent.

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Challenges

  • Availability – 24/7/365 uptime to be offered
  • Needed a secure WiFi network spanning over all four campuses plus outside areas and student quarters, offering network collaboration and user experience as good as a physical network connection
  • Resilience to cut back in case of failure
  • Integration to 3rd party networks and open standards

Products & Solutions

Products

  • 8 Series IP Touch Phones
  • OmniAccess Wireless Access Points
  • OmniAccess Wireless LAN Switch
  • OmniSwitch 6450
  • OmniSwitch 6900
  • OpenTouch Business Edition
  • OpenTouch Customer Service

 

Solutions

  • Business Telephony
  • Mobile Campus
  • Data Center
Benefits
  • Cost effective solution compared to competition
  • No loss of features at good cost
  • Ease of central management and customer experience
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