News & Insight

Latest news & advancements in education technology

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 had [...]

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 [...]

Security Testing Services

We are often asked if we can help schools test their IT security. The most common way to do this is to act as a hacker to find vulnerabilities. There [...]

Here comes the sun

As spring turns to summer we also turn our minds to ‘The Summer’. Schools invariably save their major IT projects for the school summer breaks, for understandable reasons. RivaNET are [...]