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In Education - IT - Volume Purchase Program

In Education - IT - Volume Purchase Program
Buy apps in volume for both iOS and Mac through the VPP store. Free apps are also available, so you can provide students and faculty with all the tools they need to enhance learning. Developers can offer education institutions special pricing on apps through VPP. If a developer has enabled education pricing, institutions receive a 50% discount when purchasing in quantities of 20 or more. Use VPP to purchase a wide variety of books from the iBooks Store. Discover children’s books, classic novels, reference guides, and textbooks from major publishers, and bring entirely new ways of learning to your institution.

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iPad - tablette - ce que ça fait et fait pas/Dos and don'ts The following User Guides and Resource Links are provided to support staff using a University iPad. This information may be useful for personally owned iPads or other Apple devices running iOS software (eg. iPod Touch, iPhone) but is provided as a guide only. Students and staff are responsible for the backup of data on their personal devices. IT Services DOES NOT provide support for personal devices and takes no responsibility for data loss. Purchase of additional iPad Apps Members of University Council and Senior Executive who have been issued with a University iPad can contact the 17triplezero IT Service Desk. to arrange purchase of Apps.

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