Dial Up? What’s That?

  • Date: February 18, 2016
  • Posted by:Therese Schustrich, Account Executive Workforce Education, Tooling U-SME

It’s amazing to look back and see just how far technology has come in a few short years.
I was reminded of this recently when talking with our friends (and long-time customers) over at Ogden-Weber Tech College in Ogden, Utah. Back in 2004, responding to local employer need for a strong pipeline of manufacturing workers, the school placed a bold bet on technology. They introduced online training as part of a blended learning approach.
As Bret Holmes, machinist coordinator and instructor, reminded us, “Back in 2004, there was no T-1 connection – it was all dial up.”  Read More.