SEND: Cloud

SEND: Cloud is a part of the Smart Education Networks by Design initiative and focuses on creating resources to help district technology leaders understand cloud computing, analyze how using cloud resources as IT-as-a-service supports their goals, and ultimately plan for a shift to the cloud. This work is possible thanks to Amazon Web ServicesENA/CatchOn, FileWaveGoogle for Education, MicrosoftPearson and Securly
Need more information? Download our Cloud Computing one-pager for a more comprehensive look. 

The key to understanding the cost of cloud computing is understanding your actual resource usage. Access your copy of our resource to learn how you could be Saving Money in the Cloud. 

More than half of the IT workload in K12 schools is currently running in the cloud. How does your school system become one of them? Read our new guide, Highway to the Cloud: Many On-Ramps, Many Routes, including our infographic primer. 
Districts are increasingly moving to cloud computing for many reasons.  See CoSN’s latest resource, “Why Cloud,” to learn why.
See our Guide to the Cloud. As cloud computing is becoming the new school system IT Imperative, district technology leaders need clear information more than ever. This web resource contains information on the overall cloud landscape, cloud advantages and misconceptions, cloud security, and on migrating to the cloud.
Worried about transitioning from on-premise data centers to the cloud? Learn how cloud services can reduce IT system complexity and improve data security in this new case study from Boulder Valley School District (CO).