Education Facility Solutions

Education facilities are evolving to cater to changes in technology and student behavior, while presenting new opportunities for improved learning outcomes, enhanced campus safety and the optimization of energy efficiency and operational costs.

Infrastructure as a Platform addresses the foundations of campus interoperability that can provide agility for budgets, scalability for demand and flexibility for technology choices. This approach addresses the five key technology areas, and integrates innovative solutions to meet your assessment and deployment needs.

Learn more about solutions in these key areas:

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Six Layers of Physical Safety and Security

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Versatile Physical Layer Connectivity

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Empowered Learning Environments

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Flexible Campus Facilities

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Campus Facility Assessment and Deployment

Anixter’s site-specific deployment solutions allow you to more accurately plan projects and improve scheduling, reducing non-productive labor and on-site assembly challenges. Learn more about Anixter’s Supply Chain Solutions.

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Campus Safety & Security Research Study

As a result of recent tragedies, investments around physical security in the education market are increasing. Anixter and the Center for Digital Education partnered to identify emergency and security preparedness trends in K-12 and higher education markets.  We jointly conducted a survey of 200 education and emergency management leaders to identify their top challenges around providing a safe and secure environment for students, faculty and staff. Be sure to check out the whitepaper and survey results below.

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K–12 Technology Solutions

Innovative learning environments enhance early education by introducing children to the latest technologies early in life to develop the skills needed to promote college and workplace readiness. Our best practice approach to higher education is applicable to any learning environment, presenting new opportunities for schools to enhance campus safety, improve learning outcomes and optimize energy efficiency and operational costs.

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Anixter has partnered with APPA to enable educational institutions to transform their learning environments through best practices and innovative technology.

Higher Education Facility Resources

Product Solution Briefs

Anixter has partnered with best-in-class suppliers to solve some of the most difficult challenges in higher education infrastructure. Our Product Solutions Briefs outline each supplier’s specific higher education offering and how they can be used to solve those challenges. The briefs compliment Anixter’s higher education facility best practices: Risk Management, Network Performance, Student Experience, Space Utilization and Campus Internet of Things (CIoT) Enablement.  View Product Solutions Briefs 


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