Smooth IT have been providing Primary and Secondary Schools in the Bristol and Bath area with technical expertise in the emerging technologies of cyber safety monitoring systems. Smooth IT are working with Securus, a Cyber Safety Solution that protects students and staff by alerting Schools’ safeguarding teams to inappropriate or potentially harmful behaviour. It identifies… Read more »
Smooth IT Becomes a Microsoft Authorised Education Partner Smooth IT announced it has become a Microsoft Authorised Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AEP authorisation, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market… Read more »
The adoption of Microsoft 365 is widely agreed to be growing faster than any other cloud solution and a significant proportion of customers are converting to 365 from solutions such as Google Apps. This is primarily down to the integration of 365 with Outlook and Office, two giants in the business world, together with better security,… Read more »
Over the past year Twerton Infant School have gradually replaced their aging Interactive Whiteboards and Projectors with Interactive Displays. We recently installed x3 UltraHD 4k High LED Interactive Displays, completing the upgrade of the Classrooms.
What is Ransomware?…. It’s a type of Malware (MALicious SoftWARE), a virus that encrypts critical files, rendering them inaccessible. A payment is then demanded to restore your files. Cybercrime is a booming business with millions being made every month. Globally over 2.3 million users were attacked in 2015-2016 and the UK Government estimates this cost business… Read more »
It’s been a couple of weeks now since Microsoft released the latest version of its Office Productivity Suite – Microsoft Office 2016. This brings a raft of new features and benefits, including improved Co-Authoring and Team working across the applications. The major change to be aware of if you are looking to purchase a new… Read more »
Its been a busy summer for the Smooth IT Schools ICT Support Team – over the course of the school holidays they have been involved in a number of projects in and around Bath, ranging from installation of new projectors, iPad and Management solutions, Migration from a Windows 2003 Curriculum Server… Read more »
We have recently implemented a Remote Application Farm using our own Cloud Infrastructure to allow our sister company Journease Software to deliver their Courier software as a Web based App. Thereby giving Journease customers the freedom to use their Line of Business Application where and when they like and from any device. Contact Smooth IT to find out… Read more »
As part of our ongoing commitment to provide the best in class wireless networks we have been awarded Authorised Partner status by Airtight Networks. Airtight Networks provide wireless security for existing or new wireless setups, they provide automated protection and peace of mind by protecting against various wireless vulnerabilities. Our engineers hold the ACE (Airtight… Read more »
We are pleased to announce that Smooth IT has just been awarded the Bathampton Primary ICT support contract. We are looking forward to working with Paul and his team and providing our unique flexible and responsive service to help drive efficiency for everything IT related.