McMinn County School System Reduced Network Complexity and Total Cost of Ownership

July 20, 2017
 
 

McMinn County School System was in need of a new network solution to combat the growing number of students, reduce costs associated with managing the network, and eliminate connectivity issues. McMinn was faced with an overloaded network that provided limited bandwidth and unreliable connectivity. After a thorough vendor evaluation, McMinn selected Extreme Networks to refresh the entire network with ExtremeWireless, ExtremeSwitching, ExtremeManagement Center, ExtremeControl, and ExtremeAnalytics.

Benefits of the new network solution include:

  • Increased throughput and access by 70%
  • Eliminated 97% of the wireless issues from the previous year
  • Saved $15-20,000 is summer labor cost alone
  • Reduced the total cost of ownership
   
 
Technology Needs
 
 
 
  • Reliable wired/wireless infrastructure
  • Increased wireless bandwidth 
  • Support of BYOD and 1:1 computing
  • Reduce total cost of ownership

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