Network Connect is pleased to announce the introduction of new integrated features for your Splicecom Telephone System which have been developed in conjunction with schools.
The new features are aimed at assisting Schools with Pupil Welfare.
What is Education Connect?
Network Connect recognises that keeping pupils safe and secure online has never been more challenging. Education Connect addresses that challenge by providing a managed Internet service with full compliance of the Department for Education's online safety requirements and the criteria set out by The UK Safer Internet Centre. Education Connect ensures schools are able to implement the most appropriate web filtering policy in line with the Government's Prevent Agenda anti-terrorism and extremism guidelines whilst as the same time protecting the school data network from malicious attacks. Education Connect can be tailor-made for schools large and small with bespoke packages available to suit all requirements.
Further information relating to the certification can be obtained by visiting:
Education Connect Details.
Education Connect delivers a secure, high-performance service which comprises of one or all of the following:
Connectivity to the Internet:
Depending on your schools requirements and the available services, connectivity to the Internet is provided by ADSL, FTTC fibre broadband or, for those schools with high bandwidth demands, by a leased line dedicated circuit which delivers superfast connection speeds on an uncontended network.
Secure intelligent firewall:
To ensure a safe online learning environment for pupils, Education Connect incorporates a Next Generation Firewall from Internet Security leaders, Fortinet. This provides complete and comprehensive protection against the following advanced security threats:
Secure Connect Analysis:
Education Connect provides a window into activities and usage on the Internet. Of equal importance it will help your school adhere to The Government's Prevent Agenda and includes:
Advanced service levels providing enhanced support response for the Internet connection, same day fix on analogue line issues if logged before 13:00, or next day fix if logged after 13:00.
Benefit from our team of dedicated in-house technical support assistants to fully manage your service. This Includes advance replacement of equipment in the event of a hardware failure.
Education Connect is part of a range of services designed specifically for Schools and Colleges available as a monthly subscription from Network Connect, minimum contract terms apply. Please contact us on 0161 214 2020 for further information.