Innovative education IT Solutions delivering digital classrooms.
Delivering End-to-End IT Solutions
Having the right and future proofed IT infrastructure in place is essential for every education establishment, creating an enriched learning environment and ensuring students and teachers can access learning and teaching resources, quickly and easily. At Smartschools our education specialists are on hand to guide and advise you in making the best use of IT to meet your needs and budget. Whether it’s a complete IT infrastructure or device refresh or new IT solution, we work with you to understand your school vision and advise on the right IT solutions and devices to meet your emerging needs.
Our range of IT Solutions
A reliable and future-proofed core IT infrastructure is essential for every education establishment to adopt modern teaching and learning practices, protect their networks, and digitally transform their learning resources and systems. We work in partnership with schools, colleges and universities to refresh their legacy IT infrastructure and implement new IT solutions that make smarter use of technology as their educational needs evolve. We provide high performing storage, networking and server solutions help to achieve operational and financial efficiencies and future-proof their IT infrastructure.
Education Cloud tools
Education establishments are coming under greater pressure to incorporate the technology their pupils are most familiar with in their everyday lives into the classroom. Moving to the cloud is one of the best ways to help schools transform the way that teachers and students work and use technology, by enabling collaboration with cloud productivity tools and the flexibility to access these outside the classroom. Cloud services also opens the ability to offer BYOD, enabling the delivery of interactive and engaging lessons. The first step when moving to the cloud, is to understand how to get there. Smartschools education specialists work with schools to understand how to better exploit technologies in learning and teaching and work with you to create a cloud plan that moves at your individual pace.
Secure managed wireless
As teaching and learning spaces in schools, academies, colleges and universities become much more flexible and the demand for access to online collaboration tools and applications grows, so does the need for a reliable and secure wireless network solution. This can mean the difference between wasted class or study time and a session that is productive and engaging. Smartschools wireless solution delivers a virtualised wireless LAN infrastructure to schools. A technology that streamlines the network design, uses less equipment and simplifies the management whilst delivering a more powerful, predictable and scalable network.
Teaching staff and students today are using increasing amounts of online resources and applications in teaching and learning. With using the internet on a daily basis and relying on it for learning, it is vital that they have access to a secure and reliable connection to meet their demands. Smartschools provides fast and reliable broadband connectivity, including WAN connections, Internet Access, DNS, Web Filtering and Firewall services. Giving the education sector the peace of mind their internet connection is secure and protecting the e-safety of their students.
The way learning resources are shared, accessed and used in the classroom is continually evolving. With the increased use of tablet devices, it is becoming more and more important to provide a way for students and teachers to use devices in the classroom in a secure and controlled way. Smartschools Mobile Device Management solution, designed specifically for education, provides the flexibility to easily manage mobile devices, simplify administration and plan for Bring Your Own Device initiatives.
Why Smartschools Education IT Solutions?
Trusted IT partner
We understand the challenges the education sector face and work as a trusted advisor to enable our senior leadership teams and teaching staff the time and resources to focus on teaching and learning.
Whether it be outsourcing a single element of IT or full outsource, our customer-centric approach helps education establishments achieve stress-free and secure IT environments, supported by our ITIL service desk analysts.
Digital first approach
Smartschools innovative solutions ensures we foresee future technology and industry changes and adapt to meet our customers’ requirements.
We work in partnership with leading technology providers including Dell EMC, Microsoft and Huawei to bring the latest innovations and value to our customers.
We provide 24/7/365 access to desktop and server support, ensuring your IT environment is always in safe hands.
Capita wide capability
As part of Capita Plc we have access to a range of technology and sector experts and a plethora of specialist technologies and services to meet all education sector IT requirements.