HOBI Weekly Blog Recap 8/16-19/21

Below is a recap of HOBI’s weekly blog reports including back to school technology navigation, Apple’s new security tech update, the 2021 ITAD Summit, and tips on data center decommissioning.  Navigating The Post-Pandemic Technology Demand in Education Returning to a classroom setting requires an adjustment period, especially with increased and unique technology demands in classrooms.…

HOBI helps navigate Back to School ITAD

Navigating The Post-Pandemic Technology Demand in Education

It’s that time again! Teachers and students prepare for the transition back to in-class learning as the third school year affected by COVID-19 approaches, but after a year of learning from home, students, teachers, and parents face new challenges as they return to a social environment.  Returning to a classroom setting requires an adjustment period,…

Educational technology market anticipates substantial growth due to digitization

A new report from EdTechXGlobal indicates the educational technology market will reach $252 billion by 2020. Up to two percent of the $5 trillion global education market is currently digitized, and experts anticipate that percentage will continue to grow with new technology advancements. Google and Microsoft are leading educational technology sales, with Google comprising 58…

Two educational technology security concerns and their solutions

Technology in the classroom brings opportunities for increased lesson plan flexibility, outside-the-classroom resources and improved teacher-student interaction. To use educational tablets to their best abilities, students and teachers can personalize apps and functions to ensure learning and instruction is functioning at their best level. The customization factor of all educational technology is a major reason…