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Case Study: Palm Beach State College

Case Study Published By: PC Mall
PC Mall
Published:  Jan 31, 2012
Type:  Case Study
Length:  2 pages

The time had come for Palm Beach State College—with 52,000 students, one of the largest in Florida—to plan for refreshing the computing technology in use at its four campuses. The year was 2008, and the college was burdened with dated equipment: thousands of aging desktop and notebook computers in labs, classrooms, and faculty offices. Most of those machines were between four-and-a-half and five-years old, running Windows XP (a dated operating system), and built by one vendor, Dell.



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