Why cloud is the future of education technology | Ayantek's User Experience Design Digest | Scoop.it

Cloud computing is everywhere. In its various forms, it's being adopted across the full technology spectrum, from consumers using it at an alternative to traditional storage to enterprises employing it as an end-to-end infrastructure solution. After visiting Bett 2014, it's also obvious that education stands to benefit from cloud deployment.

In many ways, the needs of schools aren't that different from those of the modern SME: simplified resource management and the efficient, reliable provisioning of key services. Indeed, the increasing importance of cutting-edge tech in education is reflected by the number of blue chip firms looking to enter the space - major vendors like Acer, Google, HP, Intel, Lenovo, Microsoft, Misco, Sony and Toshiba were all out in force at