Engage students and empower educators with tools and technology to seamlessly connect across campus or across the globe.
Windstream Education Technology Solutions provide robust, scalable, cost-efficient IT solutions to optimize district communications and create a more collaborative, enriching teaching and learning experience. We’re meeting the unique communications and financial needs of K-12 school systems and public libraries throughout the country with a full portfolio of data, voice, network and cloud solutions.
Data, Voice, Network & Cloud Connectivity
From Unified Communications to high-speed Internet to WiFi connectivity, Windstream delivers custom voice, data, network and cloud solutions for K-12 schools and libraries. We start with you at the white board, designing a flexible, scalable solution, and partner with you all the way through installation and management of your data, voice, network and cloud technologies and applications. For teachers who’d like their classes to collaborate with others across the globe; administrators who need to communicate emergency notifications from anywhere; and students who want to stay connected everywhere, the possibilities are virtually limitless with flexible Windstream IT solutions for schools and libraries.
Unified Communications That Simplify.
Windstream’s Unified Communications (UC) solutions enable teachers and staff to utilize a single platform to communicate and collaborate across a range of applications. Solutions can be cloud- or premises-based, and our unique approach to design and implementation enables your UC platform to easily integrate with your existing infrastructure. Plus, portions of Windstream’s UC solutions are configured to be eligible for E-Rate funding.*
- Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS): A robust, enterprise-class solution that lets you migrate and standardize voice, multimedia, unified messaging, presence management, mobility and other services onto a single platform in the cloud—all from a single provider—for a more connected and collaborative school district.
- Dynamic IP: A voice and data solution that prioritizes and allocates traffic bandwidth on demand, dynamically alternating between voice and Internet as call volume dictates.
WiFi & Dedicated Internet Access
Windstream offers dedicated, high-bandwidth Internet access delivered over our carrier-grade network. It’s backed by resilient backup solutions ensuring reliable connectivity to enhance and extend your learning environment.
Managed WiFi: Delivers secure wireless data services to every corner of your campus. Provide anytime, anywhere access without compromising network and student security.
Ethernet Internet: Provides Internet access with a dedicated connection, enabling the same speed for uploads and downloads—up to 10Gbps.
Network Security Solutions That Protect Your Network and Your Students
Windstream can help you deliver the connectivity your users require, while maintaining compliance with federal regulations.
- Windstream Managed Network Security: Unifies traditional stand-alone services such as content filtering, application control, anti-virus protection, records management and more, into one FERPA- and CIPA-compliant solution that protect users and sensitive data.
School and library administrators are constantly asked to do more with less. Fortunately, your school may qualify for federally funded E-Rate discounts of 20% to 90% on a wide range of data, voice, network, WiFi and cloud solutions. Windstream’s years of E-Rate insight and experience—combined with local, dedicated support teams—help schools optimize their budgets and funding.
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Your Education IT Partner
Windstream Education IT professionals work with schools and libraries to implement the data, voice, network, cloud and security solutions today’s educational landscape demands. We offer extensive experience designing, building and managing IT infrastructure, technology and equipment for schools and libraries, including a full knowledge of E-Rate Program opportunities and funding to help you maximize every dollar. By focusing on outcomes, we help you optimize connectivity, communications and collaboration and bring innovation and creativity to the teaching and learning environment.