BrandPost: Addressing Growing Application and Bandwidth Risks in Education Networks

May 7, 2018

According to recent FortiGuard Labs research that looked at technology and threat trends among educational institutions in the US, both K-12 and higher education institutions are consistently operating at the cutting edge of technology use. This may be due, in part, that the students in this current generation of students (known as Gen Z or the iGen) never experienced a time in their lives that wasn’t dominated by technology. This is good news for the future of our digital economy, as it depends on technical savvy workers and users. Two areas in particular, application usage and bandwidth consumption are good markers for measuring technical progress. However, this growth in the use of technology also creates new security challenges that need to be addressed.

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