2020 E-Rate Season: CAT-6A – Is Your Network Cabling Up To Speed?

What is CAT6A? Along with the evolution of technology comes the increasing demand for higher network speeds and capabilities. Because of these demands, new cables and components have been created to match the need for faster transfer speeds over longer distances. Augmented CAT-6 (AKA CAT-6A) is quickly becoming the most cost effective solution in the […]

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2020 E-Rate Season— Is Your Wireless Network Due For An Upgrade?

Is Your Wireless Network Due For An Upgrade? If you need ideas for how to spend your 2020 E-rate, Wi-Fi 6 may be a great option. Wireless use is growing exponentially in 2020, and that’s putting pressure on many current K–12 networks. Because of these new challenges and realities, we have seen many K–12 districts […]

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K-12 E-Rate Season is Officially Here— We’re Sharing Everything You Need To Know

The E-rate program “provides discounts to assist eligible schools and libraries to obtain affordable internet access and telecommunications services.” As the role of the internet in education has continued to increase, and even more so throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of having strong, reliable internet connection has increased as well. The E-rate program enables […]

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Whatever Your School or District Needs, ANC is Here to Help

We know you all have been extremely busy with getting teachers and staff online to finish out the school year. With that, we know you may have had some projects that have slipped through the cracks. ANC Group is here to help. We are experienced in helping K-12 Schools and School Districts discover and prioritize […]

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School Access Control Assessments: How Secure are Your Systems?

At ANC Group, we have always placed a high priority on offering top-quality digital security for schools. We know how important digital security is for school systems, and that priority will never change! Then a few months ago, we announced that we will now be offering physical security solutions for schools and school systems as […]

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Top 10 Reasons Schools Should Install Vape Detectors

With increased popularity in electronic cigarettes, the importance of vape detectors in schools is growing rapidly. But the issue is more complex than you might think. Adopting vape detectors isn’t just about student safety. Learn more about the top 10 reasons schools should install vape detectors below: 1. Monitor Air Compound Levels in Schools Much […]

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Is Virtual Reality (VR) a Reality in the Classroom?

Emerging and exciting new technology is always a hot topic in school districts and during curriculum planning. With recent developments in the world of virtual reality, some experts are wondering if the tech will ever truly have a place in the classroom. Check out the article by Kai Liang below to learn more about how […]

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