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Latest news & advancements in education technology

School must go on: Enabling live lessons in virtual classrooms

The government’s announcement, in response to the coronavirus pandemic, that schools must close to all except the children of key workers, saw many independent schools and colleges in urgent need [...]

Backup and protect school data in the Cloud

The Cloud offers fast and secure access to essential data on demand - even in disaster scenarios - but the right security has to be in place to make it [...]

Fast-tracking Microsoft Teams for remote learning

The John Lyon School needed urgent help at short notice when the coronavirus shutdown came into force   Partnered with Harrow School and based in nearby Harrow-on-the-Hill, John Lyon School [...]

RivaNET at BETT 2020

RivaNET had a highly successful BETT 2020, showcasing some of the technology innovations that we are proud to have developed and delivered to many of the leading independent schools and [...]

Email Security: Keeping your school, staff and students secure

Malicious emails are on the increase. Independent schools are a prime target for email attacks; a surprising number are unprepared and inadequately protected. Some Heads and school leaders, although ultimately [...]

Safeguarding vs Encryption

A number of schools have approached us in recent weeks with concerns over the increased prevalence of encryption of websites and online services. Online Safety relies on the ability to [...]