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Security and Safeguarding in your learning environment – part 2

In the first part of our security and safeguarding blog,  I highlighted the new legislation changes and the challenges that you may face trying to implement them when considering your device strategy.

In part 2, we’ll look at the wider security risks to your IT infrastructure and strategy. I’ll not only outline the potential risks, but also point out how our partner solutions could help you avoid them.

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Security and Safeguarding in your learning environment – part 1

The drive for educators to make students work ready combined with the expectation of greater productivity and flexibility has fueled a trend towards anytime learning, cloud access and bringing student-owned devices to learning environments (BYOD). All of these come with associated risks for security.

Data is being used, shared and enhanced to encourage self-guided and collaborative learning, as well as peer-to-peer assessment. This increases the pressure for secure access and storage.

These new trends set against a backdrop of legislative change, make it easy to see why security compliance continues to be a hot topic.

Continue reading Security and Safeguarding in your learning environment – part 1