The most reliable, cost-effective custom desktops for schools

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Did you know that we build reliable, cost-effective, powerful custom desktops for schools with quality components without adding trial ware, bloat ware, ad ware, or unnecessary platforms? This means each desktop is ready to use as soon as it is unboxed. The warranty includes Nor-Tech’s famous industry-leading support, which features: • U.S. Based. All support… Read more »

Cost-Effective Lenovo Chromebooks for Schools, also Laptops, 2-in-1s, Tinies, Tablets and Desktops

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Did you know that we offer a complete line of high quality, cost-effective Lenovo laptops, Chromebooks, 2-in-1s and tinies for schools? This is in addition to a complete leading-edge Lenovo virtual reality (VR) package for classrooms. Lenovo’s VR Classroom is the first, all-in-one, ergonomically optimized, high-performance VR classroom system that includes the tools, content, and… Read more »

Top HPC Cluster for Simulation and Modeling Developed by Intel and Nor-Tech

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Working collaboratively with Intel, we just developed, what we believe is, the top purpose-built simulation and modeling cluster. The branded NT-HPC Simulation and Modeling Cluster has several key hardware and software components: • Intel Xeon Scalable processors • The Intel Omni-Path architecture HPC fabric for latency-sensitive workloads • Intel Cluster Checker • Additional Intel technologies… Read more »

School Technology Provider Lenovo Promotes STEM with Boys & Girls Clubs of America

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Yesterday Boys & Girls Clubs of America announced a partnership with Lenovo to help expand its STEM programming nationwide. Lenovo’s support involves funding and hosting app lab programming at 10 club sites, including a two-day hackathon this week with the Wake County Boys & Girls Club in Raleigh, N.C. Ten Lenovo employee volunteers will provide… Read more »

Just rolling out our NT HPC Simulation and Modeling Cluster—a collaborative effort with Intel!

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As an Intel Select Solutions Provider for Simulation and Modeling, we have been working with Intel for a while now to develop what we agree is one of the finest HPC clusters for simulation and modeling on the market today. Simulation and modeling applications, such as computer-aided engineering (CAE) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD), are… Read more »

Laptops, tinies, desktops for schools are actually driving the curriculum.

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On Friday, Forbes published a great article called: How Education and Technology are Evolving Together. It actually was a response to a question that appeared on Quora. The essence is that these relatively new and continually evolving learning tools will change education in 3 ways. Technology is allowing teachers to off-load rote teaching activities, such… Read more »

Nor-Tech 1st to Show Intel Spectre and Meltdown Patches Work

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Nor-Tech has been working closely with Intel since February to document how well Intel’s microcode patches for the Spectre and Meltdown exploits are affecting performance. The good news is that the performance slowdown is only about one percent—far less than the what some experts were saying could be 10 percent or higher. The 1% difference… Read more »