Student Housing Business

MAR-APR 2018

Student Housing Business is the voice of the student housing industry.

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When choosing a home away from home, a top priority for today's student is access to stellar internet connectivity. As Generation Z — often described as a generation of "digital natives" — makes its way onto campuses, owners and operators of student housing need to offer top-notch bandwidth and connectivity to fit the demands of this group's lifestyle. Staying connected is important to students, and has become an essential means for accessing today's education curriculum. Technology continues to evolve, with the latest focus on the Internet of Things, and student housing properties can capitalize on these trends with amenities that could include the computer or cell phone control of thermostats, lights and smart locks in units. Today's student housing properties must stay on top of ever-evolving trends in bandwidth and connectivity capabilities to keep residents connected and in touch so that they can further their studies and make the most of their leisure time. In this special section, Student Housing Business features profiles of several leading bandwidth and connectivity firms, showcasing their capabilities and latest innovations. P R O F I L E S I N SPONSORED BY: Internet Connectivity Excellence

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