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The KETS technology standards found below have been approved by KDE with the input of the Architectural Standards Committee (ASC).
For technologies where no KETS standards are in place, best practice documents and/or reference to the current state standard administered by the Commonwealth Office of Technology are outlined.
KETS Technology Standards
Districts are required by 701 KAR 5:110 to procure only those technologies that meet KETS standards, if a standard for that category has been established, regardless of source of funds.
Instructional Devices - includes workstations, laptops, tablets and netbooks.
HP KETS Instructional Device Contract.pdf
Laser Printer -
includes monochrome, color and multi-function laser printers.
Web Proxy/Content Caching
ISA 2006 Standard.pdf
Wireless Local Area Network
KIDS Wireless LAN Standards Doc V1.0 Updated 3-31-15.pdf
KIDS Private IP Numbering Standard- (For a copy of this standard please contact the KETS Service Desk.)
State Technology Standards
Best Practice Documents
VPN Remote Access to KETS Network
How to extend the District's Safe Computing Environment to Remote Sites
KDE Technology Standards
KDE internal technology standards are not required for use local school districts
Managed Server Naming