February 1st, 2019 |
Last week marked another year of the BETT show, #bett2019 and the Praestantia team had a jaunt to London to see some new Edtech that was offering some educational value! We've jotted down our thoughts of the show, the good, the bad.... and the not so good.
Whilst the show is still massive and does have a real 'buzz' on the show floor, we were underwhelmed by BETT 2019...
January 24th, 2019 |
In Education, Technology
What’s happening in 2020?
Next year in early 2020, some of the software that you most likely use every day in work or school will no longer be supported by Microsoft. Whilst this is a year away, it’s sensible to understand the potential impact this might have on you, your work and what you might need to consider as upgrading these applications is likely to...
New strategic partnership
January 14th, 2019 |
In Business, Education, Multi Academy Trusts, Praestantia
Praestantia sign agreement with Room 12 to offer tech2teach programme
In our latest move to continually increase choice and flexibility to our clients, Praestantia Technology have embarked on a strategic relationship with Room Twelve Ltd to enable flexible procurement options greater accessibility to technology for...
December 13th, 2018 |
In Education, Multi Academy Trusts, Business
Following on from our recent blog post on the subject of backing up data and moving to an online solution, we thought it was a good opportunity to share with you some useful hints and tips on how to best manage your business-critical data, whether one of our school or business customers.
what sort of data do you have and is it...
Moving to an online backup system
December 5th, 2018 |
In Education, Business
Not so long ago, the only backup services were onsite solutions, however thanks to the power of the internet there is now a more convenient and cost-effective solution. With online data backups, it’s possible to keep your organisation’s data safe and secure without having to spend time and money on an in-house solution.
Not all remote online backup service...
The benefits of using Office 365 in education
November 26th, 2018 |
In Education, Multi Academy Trusts
A lot of people simply see Office 365 as an email tool and a way to type up documents in Word. In fact, a lot of people in the education sector fail to get the most out of Office 365 and the real benefits that it can bring. However, Office 365 boasts a number of tools and apps that are ideal for use in an education setting.
Why should office 365 be used in...
Should we embrace the modern meeting room and workplace collaboration?
November 21st, 2018 |
In workplace collaboration
As technology evolves and improves, so does the way in which we work. Now more than ever, businesses are using technology to improve ways of working. This extends far beyond simply using the latest computers or installing a new piece of software; but to upgrading meeting spaces, collaborating across multiple teams and office locations and benefiting from wireless presentations....
ICT Within Multi Academy Trusts
November 14th, 2018 |
In Praestantia, Multi Academy Trusts, Technology
How important is ICT within Multi Academy Trusts?
Though standard schools and single academies are faced with a range of ICT challenges, the task of creating a successful ICT strategy is a lot more difficult for multi academy trusts. This is because not only do they need to take into consideration the same things that individual schools and academies do, such as...
October 29th, 2018 |
In Website, Praestantia
Welcome to our new website!
Praestantia Technology has been established to deliver truly impressive IT & Audio-Visual services for schools and businesses with honesty, integrity and simplicity. We’ve brought together exceptional people to be able to deliver quality solutions to meet the needs of all of our customers.
You're the experts in your field, we'd...