University of Southern Mississippi to get 1,000 Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung galaxy tab 10.1 is one of the best android tablet device offered by Samsung. Apart from this, Samsung has updated it in a way that it is now being used in some international flights of American airlines as the key entertainment device.


One more feather to Samsung’s cap, a joint announcement with the University of Southern Mississippi has been done for the students who are participating in an honors college pilot program will be getting Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1s. Further they emphasis that, this tablets are designed specially for the students considering their educational needs. This device will come preloaded with Blackboard Mobile Learn, which will give students access to their e-textbooks, grades, schedules, courses, syllabi, content, emergency notifications and much more.

“Tablets are like the Swiss Army Knife to academic excellence. By leveraging this new technology, we are committed to transforming the way students interact, engage and learn in the classrooms,” said Homer Coffman, Chief Information officer for The University of Southern Mississippi. “The iTech department at Southern Miss is continually challenging itself to support emerging technology and find new ways to put information into the students’ hands.”

Most of the colleges are introducing Apple’s iPad in their courses but Android tablet is going to be used for the first time with respect to education.

“Today’s announcement illustrates a growing demand from higher education institutions seeking to implement Samsung Mobile technology and content solutions in the classroom,” said Dale Sohn, President of Samsung Mobile. “The Galaxy Tab portfolio is an attractive option for schools looking for devices armed with strong feature sets and access to a comprehensive selection of applications built to enhance the learning process.”

One of the lightest and thinnest Android tablet that is available right now is Samsung Galaxy Tab10.1. Tim Wagner the Vice president of Samsung Enterprise sales further pointed that: “Samsung Mobile is focused on enhancing enterprise solutions for the Samsung Galaxy portfolio in order to make Samsung the first choice for a variety of enterprise verticals including education, healthcare and others”.

VIA: thedroidguy

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