2009 Winner Profile

Hofstra University

Project Description:
Hofstra deployed virtual lab and mobile computing capabilities to give its 12,000 students access to academic softwareèpreviously limited to 1,600 fixed seatsèfrom any location. Hofstra says it will save over $300,000 a year in laptop replacement costs for classrooms and hundreds of man hours once invested in maintenance.
Project type:
Virtualization, Desktop, Mobile
Business Functions:
Customer service/support, IT operations
Business Goal:
Strategic/Competitive advantage
CEO:
Stuart Rabinowitz, President
Headquarters:
Hempstead, N.Y.
Industry:
Education
Revenue (2008):
$314 million
Website:
www.hofstra.edu
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