"Our administrative overhead is practically nonexistent with GoToMyPC Corporate," said McKenzie. "A VPN would have required the involvement of our network staff and additional costs such as purchasing hardware. Using GoToMyPC Corporate saves us money and time because my network staff can now focus on other projects. It was a no-brainer in terms of the return on investment."
Most importantly, since MetaFrame Secure Access Manager and GoToMyPC Corporate provide 128-bit AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption, identity management and authentication features, sensitive information can be managed and protected, meeting privacy requirements specified in the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).
Using MetaFrame Secure Access Manager, the school's IT staff centrally administers access for different levels, groups and roles of users so that faculty, staff and students each have appropriate access to resources in compliance with government regulations.
In addition, the administrative and reporting features of GoToMyPC Corporate help the school comply with provisions set by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) since IT administrative staff control account creation, manage licenses and log connection information.