Introduction to Profiles

We have long known about issues in education where profiles are a regular headache; Microsoft primarily make networks for businesses where, the majority of the time, a user logs on to a PC at 9am, works on it and logs off at 5pm…

Penetration testing for schools

The security of your school’s IT network, systems and data is fundamental. Whether it’s confidential student data, financial information or other sensitive data, all must be protected…

A school wireless installation from start to finish

Wireless infrastructures are becoming ever more vital to schools of any size. When wireless doesn’t function as it’s supposed to it can become a major source of frustration for staff and students. As a leading provider of school wireless networks we have shared the details of a wireless installation from start to finish at one of our schools, so you … Read More

New Magellan Mobile app released

The all new CSE Magellan Mobile App is now available for download from app stores. Search the store for ‘Magellan’ or follow one of the links at the bottom of this article. This is a major update of the app, re-written from the ground-up and introducing exciting new functionality, enabling students and staff to access their resources seamlessly from mobiles … Read More

St John’s School moves to the cloud

We spoke with Mark Sartorius, Assistant Housemaster and Director of E-Learning at St John’s School, Leatherhead, about their recent move to the cloud and the role Magellan from CSE played in its success. “ St John’s, Leatherhead is a leading independent school for boys and girls aged 11 to 18. Last September the school moved – all at once – … Read More

Q&A: compliance with the government’s ‘Keeping children safe in education’ guidance for online safety

Q&A: compliance with the government’s ‘Keeping children safe in education’ guidance for online safety Part of the new ‘Keeping children safe in education’ guidance includes a paragraph on online safety. Whilst this is vague in its guidance: “governing bodies and proprietors should ensure appropriate filters and appropriate monitoring systems are in place”1 the document introduces a new annex2 which gives ... Read More

Seven considerations for schools upgrading their wireless network

Seven considerations for schools upgrading their wireless networkWireless networks are the lifeblood connecting technology with users in schools. Ensuring you have a reliable, fast network in place is a key responsibility of IT departments. When upgrading it’s important to take the time to make sure you get it right, not only for the school’s needs now, but also into the ... Read More

10 questions to ask before you implement BYOD in your school

10 questions to ask before you implement BYOD in your schoolIf your looking to implement BYOD in your school, college or university there are a number of important questions to ask before you go live. Watch this short video to learn more... VIDEO TRANSCIPT 10 questions to ask before you implement BYOD in your school: Infrastructure and wireless network 1. ... Read More