Rishon LeZion Expands Digital Learning Reach with 100%-Juniper Network

Education is a priority in Rishon LeZion, the fourth largest city in Israel. Digital learning helps students become active learners with skills for today’s world. The foundation of that learning is a citywide network that brings the vast resources of modern learning into the classroom. After six years with no downtime, Rishon LeZion refreshed its Juniper network to meet the expanded need for digital learning during the pandemic.


Company Rishon LeZion
Industry Education, Government and Non-Profit
Products used QFX5100EX3400
Region EMEA
rishon-lezion Image
"With the expert guidance of SMBIT and a reliable network based on Juniper solutions, teachers can intelligently implement tools and digital environments to help students acquire essential skills."
Itzik Carmeli CIO, Rishon LeZion Municipality

Business Challenge

The challenge of a smooth network migration during an unsettling time fell to SMBIT, the ICT integration provider that designed and manages the citywide network. Upgrades to the data center core and school networks occurred with no downtime or disruption, and the fast, flexible network is ready for a dynamic combination of in-person and remote instruction.