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Working in the IT Department of a School Can Be Stressful

Manual IT processes within the education industry can be time consuming. If you work in the IT department of an educational organization, either k-12, college or graduate programs, you know how stressful it can be to handle all of the regular account and password management tasks while also taking care of any problems or requests which students and teachers have.

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Password reset , Education

Password Resets Education , Education IT Issues , Education SSRPM

Schools Need Ease of Access and Security, Too

While the education industry isn’t normally thought to be handling highly secure information, it is still extremely important to ensure security of school’s information. The education industry has a large number of breaches every year, right behind the government and healthcare sectors and there have been many examples of breaches from students accessing and changing grades in their teacher’s accounts to students actually hacking into the network and stealing other student’s Social Security numbers or even credit card information. While some of these more advanced breaches take place in higher education, students in middle and high school have also caused many security issues.

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Education

SSO in Education , Web SSO , Web SSO Education

Allow Your Districts Admins/ IT Department to Have a Relaxing Summer

As summer is upon us, not all school districts are looking forward to a relaxing few months. System Admins often need to prepare for the new school year by making all the appropriate changes to their network. Hundreds of students need to be added and have accounts created for them, another couple of hundred move up to a different grade level, and still another couple of hundred graduate.

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Education

Account Management in Education , Automated Account Management