Tags Internet of Things (IoT)

This wristband vibrates if you break social distancing rules

by Betsy Foresman • 6 days ago

Teams at the University of Florida are developing new kinds of wristbands and face masks designed to keep users safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

Why teachers are essential to building a secure 'internet of things'

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Even digital natives need help understanding the security and privacy implications of their devices, Cisco's Edna Conway told a conference audience.

School bus tracking app helps parents monitor student safety

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Real-time tracking software will soon help parents stay in closer contact with their children coming and going from school in one Louisiana district.

How an Austin school district is preparing for VR, IoT and everything in-between

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Kevin Schwartz of Austin Independent School District says educators are building success on keeping an open mind when it comes to new technologies.

How to minimize IoT risks on education networks

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

Commentary: Connected devices are risky, but Fortinet's Jeff Jennings says education IT teams can take a few simple steps to protect themselves.

Cyber-physical systems program to debut at University of Virginia

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Through $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation, a new program will train graduate students in cyber-physical and IoT systems.

Incoming Fairfield University CIO talks about challenges, bright spots in higher ed

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

Jonathan Carroll, former CIO at UConn Health, looks to tackle security and operations issues at Fairfield.

The battle for cybersecurity in higher ed doesn't need to be a losing cause

by David Young • 4 years ago

Eight reasons higher education institutions get hit hardest by ransomware attacks—and what campus officials can do to reduce their exposure.

Real-time data network aids evolution of edtech

by Yizhu Wang • 5 years ago

Edtech companies are looking for ways to tap into the growth of Internet of Things, with 6.4 billion IoT devices to be connected in 2016.