Louisiana College Invests in the Future with Wi-Fi Infrastructure, BYOD, and Simplified Network Management

Published 19 Oct 2015

Since its founding in 1906, Louisiana College has drawn from strong values in character and learning based on its tradition of outstanding academics and students. To achieve the goal of balancing academic objectives of the classroom with the entertainment demands of the students, Louisiana College selected Extreme Networks to provide robust and secure wired and wireless infrastructure. The school can now securely authenticate devices, onboard new devices onto the network, as well as control and prioritize bandwidth all from one central management location to ensure their 2,195 users can use the BYOD program to their full advantage.

Technology Needs
  • Reliable, robust wireless infrastructure
  • Balancing bandwidth demands between classrooms and residence halls
  • Providing secure network access to students and staff
  • Management of entire network and devices

Benefits of the new network solution include:

  • High-speed, high-capacity wireless network
  • Improved user experience
  • Centralized network management
  • Increased visibility, control, and security

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