“With Citrix, we can provide a consistent learning experience whether they are at home or on campus and maintain the quality of the academic programs for which we are known.”
Northumbria University to leverage Citrix Systems, Inc. digital workspace solutions to fuel new models for education that enable learning from anywhere, according to a statement released by the university. The statement was published on Business Wire.
Northumbria will be providing its more than 30,000 students and faculty with secure and reliable access to the systems and information they need to connect and learn wherever they happen to be.
“The global pandemic has fundamentally changed the way education is delivered and forced us to rethink the way we operate,” said Simon Corbett, IT Director, Northumbria. “We must be more flexible than ever and create environments in which our staff and students can safely collaborate. With Citrix, we can provide a consistent learning experience whether they are at home or on campus and maintain the quality of the academic programs for which we are known.”
Citrix Systems provides server, application and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service, and cloud computing technologies, according to its Wikipedia page.
According to its website, Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.
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