WASHINGTON, May 2nd, 2023 – Networking For Future, Inc. (NFF), a Mid-Atlantic-based, performance focused IT solutions provider, today shared that several members of the NFF management team and Cisco Systems co-presented at the Maryland Education Enterprise Consortium (MEEC) Member Conference and Vendor Showcase 2024. The seminar entitled “Smart Technology Campus Strategies” provided MEEC members with a variety of secure and affordable smart campus solutions, and a “smart technology blueprint” to help campuses make thoughtful decisions that will enhance the quality of education, safety, and environment for students, faculty, and visitors.

The MEEC Member Conference and Vendor Showcase 2024 featured technology leaders, and technology-focused educational sessions for public and private K-20 educational institutions, federal institutions, and public libraries in the state of Maryland. The NFF/Cisco Smart Technology Campus Strategies presentation focused on several use cases:

  • Enhanced outdoor campus WiFi
  • Secure, robust, and reliable WiFi on School Buses
  • Cisco Spaces for Management and Actionable Data
  • Connectivity solutions that enable Smart technology for hard-to-reach areas of campus
    • Traxyl’s “Painted Fiber”
    • Signify’s “Broadband Smart Lights”
    • LoRaWAN sensors
    • Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul (CURWB)

“Gartner has identified intelligent campuses as one of the top 10 strategic technologies in education. Campuses that are “Smart” generate an enormous amount of analytics/data from a variety of sources that truly help improve the student, faculty and staff experience.  The NFF and Cisco “smart technology blueprint” provides a number of secure and cost-effective solutions for K-20 schools does not require a large team or budget to securely install and maintain.” commented Chris Peabody, chief strategy officer at NFF.

About Networking For Future, Inc.

Networking For Future, Inc. (NFF) is a Washington, DC-based company offering a performance-focused approach to delivering transformational IT business solutions. Since 1996, NFF has delivered IT engineering and architecture, implementation and professional services, co-managed services, hardware and software sales and staffing solutions with an emphasis on networks, cyber security, cloud and data centers, smart technologies, and collaboration and mobility.

In addition, NFF, an ISO 9001:2015 and MSP Alliance Cyber Verify Program Level-2 certified company, Cisco Gold Integrator Partner, Splunk Partner, NetApp Gold Partner, VMware Enterprise Partner, Axis Communications,  Rapid7 Partner, Foresite Partner, KnowBe4 Partner, Arctic Wolf Partner, Microsoft Certified Silver Partner, Dell Solution Provider Partner, Gigamon Partner, and F5 Networks Partner. NFF also holds GSA Schedule 47QTCA21D0047 and many other government contract vehicles.

For more information, visit www.nffinc.com, call 202-783-9011, or email learnmore@nffinc.com

Networking For Future Contact:

Chris Peabody