Virtual Desktop Case Study: Academic Improvements for Educational Institutions

During the challenging times of the pandemic, the education sector faced unprecedented obstacles. The need to adapt to a new all-digital modality became crucial for students, teachers, and school administrations worldwide. This case study explores how Virtual Desktop (VD) emerged as a transformative solution for LASALLE University in Philadelphia, PA, addressing the academic needs of its alumni in a rapidly changing educational landscape.

LASALLE University found itself in a situation with real-life classrooms and laboratories, but lacking a digital system to ensure a seamless learning experience for their alumni. To bridge this gap, Team Venti stepped in to create a comprehensive solution through Virtual Desktops, tailored to the specific needs of various academic departments. By configuring Virtual Desktops consistently, the university was able to maintain continuity in its educational offerings.

At Team Venti, we believe in empowering our clients to handle challenging situations independently. By providing extensive training, our team ensures that the institution gains autonomy and reduces dependency on external support for managing their infrastructure. This approach guarantees sustainable growth and long-term success.

Benefits of Virtual Desktop for Educational Institutions:

  1. Customized Desktops: Virtual Desktops enable the creation of specific desktops, apps, and functions (Golden Image) for different teams, faculties, and groups, ensuring a personalized learning experience for all users.
  2. Cost Reduction with BYOD: The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) modality allows educational institutions to significantly reduce expenses associated with providing devices to students, making learning more accessible.
  3. Cloud Migration: Moving infrastructure to the Cloud can lead to substantial administration cost savings while enhancing scalability and flexibility.
  4. Leveraging Cloud Benefits: VD offers access to cloud-based tools such as OneDrive, Outlook, and Microsoft Teams, enabling alumni to utilize these resources effectively for learning and collaboration.
  5. Hybrid Modality Support: Virtual Desktops facilitate easy adaptation to hybrid learning modalities, allowing for multiple and customized sessions to accommodate diverse learning needs.

Are you a school administrator interested in improving your institution’s academic experience through Virtual Desktops? Book a meeting with one of our experts today to explore the transformative potential of this innovative solution.