"We rolled out 1200 Chromebooks to classrooms and CACHEBOX means that we haven't needed to increase our bandwidth."
Rodney Leer, Brenham Independent School District, USA
"Our bandwidth problems have been practically eliminated. Monitoring & customization is a snap with the web interface."
Desert Academy, Santa Fe, USA
"ApplianSys is the only vendor that takes the time to look at our appliances for us, and it really goes a long way."
Mike Caruso, Orland Park Consolidated High School District 230, USA
"I would say we've easily saved over a million pounds for going down this route with ApplianSys, when you consider.."
Philip Pearce, Strategic Technical Manager, E2BN, UK
"I've got to say, I'm really happy with ApplianSys and with CACHEBOX. It's not just the fact the solution works well..."
Shawn Organ, Network and Information Systems Administrator, Long Beach Unified School District, USA

CACHEBOX goodness for Mercy

September 21, 2011
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ApplianSys announced today that Mercy High School in Burlingame, California has purchased CACHEBOX to improve internet browsing for its students.

The school’s existing 5Mbps connection made internet access problematic for its five hundred pupils, each using a wireless device such as an iPad. The school looked at caching to speed up internet access time efficiently and cost-effectively and found a CACHEBOX210 was the solution it was looking for.

IT Director Keneth Johnson says, “Initially I was thinking about building a cache box utilizing Squid, but I started weighing the time it would take to set up and configure. ApplianSys quickly understood our initial needs and CACHEBOX210 has offered great value for money with superb performance. The results have been astonishing and our students now have a much faster internet access, which makes my job so much easier!”

Mercy High School (www.mercyhsb.com), founded in 1928, is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women from all cultural and economic backgrounds providing academic excellence, compassionate service, Christian leadership, global awareness, and life-long learning. The 40 acre campus is located on the Sisters of Mercy and is sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy. Mercy Schools are located in 20 states in the continental US, one territory and in 5 countries abroad.