Skip navigation
Highlights
  • SC4’s e-mail server was flooded with a million spam messages a month, accounting for 20 percent of all e-mail traffic. IT leaders wanted to cut that to 2 percent.
  • The Cisco IronPort C160 all-in-one security appliance protects against spam and viruses and prevents data loss. With help from CDW and Cisco Systems, SC4’s IT team had the solution up and running in three weeks.
  • Network administrators used to receive eight to nine user requests per day to block spam content. Thanks to the Cisco IronPort, that number has dropped to one to two per week. 
Participants: Dave Buck, Mike Wilber, Bob Irving and Mike Condino — all of St. Clair County Community College.
More Videos
Core APC technology backs Salt Lake Community College's state-of-the-art film and media training center.
A network upgrade helps students and faculty maximize technology inside and outside the classroom.
A powerful network lays the foundation for enhanced classroom learning, multicampus wireless access and BYOD.
In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, higher ed IT leaders reflect on what works for — and worries — them.
Dr. Marc Hoit, North Carolina State University
The cloud isn't a panacea, but it does have value if it's leveraged strategically.
Susan Malisch, Loyola University Chicago
Which emerging technology or existing solution would IT leaders fight to implement at their institutions?