eCampus News October 2010

eCampus News October 2010
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13 Next-Generation Network Security: Schools are
using a layered approach to defend against threats.
— Jennifer Nastu
5 Front Lines
26 Leading Edge
26 Law & Ethics
28 Stakeholder Relations
29 Default Lines
30 Teaching & Research
31 eCampus Security
31 Partner Index
NetworkSuccess at the Top

Purdue’s IT team has hit on an innovative solution to keeping supercomputers cool—and calculations running.

Nora Carr

Stakeholder Relations

How to tailor your school’s web site for easy navigation by mobile phone users. – Nora Carr

In the News
1 Open textbooks gaining momentum
1 New research puts online learning under scrutiny
1 Students slam use of attendance scanners
1 Students play video games, learn digital-age skills
6 FCC seeks input on rules for online services
8 Software turns paper into cheap digital tablet
8 Colleges hanging up landline phones in dorms
10 Facebook Places could meet skepticism on campus
12 Class of 2014: eMail’s for old people
21 New DARPA focus includes campus partnerships
21 Schools cut costs with solar trash compactors
22 New site an ‘academic supplement’ to Facebook
22 Can online flashcards help students ‘Crush That Test’?