Juniper Networks has announced that Harrow College, an Associate College of the University of Westminster and Middlesex University, has selected a solution from Juniper Networks to help meet its combined goals of simplifying the network while enabling unified communications and applications on a single IP platform. Harrow College has deployed Juniper Networks® EX Ethernet Switches and SRX Series Services Gateways, to create a new network that can provide fast, secure, reliable and cost-effective delivery of services such as voice over IP and video for the college’s 7000 students and staff, across 4 campuses now and into the future as bandwidth demands continue to grow.
“We strive for excellence as we develop new learning opportunities for the community. Juniper Networks supports our key objective of utilizing technology fully within our curriculum and college life,” said David Young, network manager, Harrow College. “Juniper Networks’ proven carrier class technology combined with reliability and advanced security functions will help us streamline the delivery of our critical applications in line with user expectations.”
“Educational organizations are facing increasing pressure to provide faster and better network services to users, across multiple media platforms, while keeping their sites easy to manage and within shrinking budgets” said Sean Dolan, senior vice president, Juniper Networks. “With Juniper Networks’ high performance solutions based on a single operating system, Junos® OS, Harrow College can take advantage of easier, more efficient management and sustain the college’s business and educational goals.”
Juniper Networks EX Series Ethernet Switches deliver high-performance, carrier-class solutions to meet the needs of Harrow College’s headquarters and two campuses. The SRX Series Services Gateways provide the organization with a next-generation security platform that delivers performance, scalability and service integration.