How to build an ICT suite
Cablers Network & AV Solutions have been providing education technology solutions to schools in the South East for many years and we have developed a few skills that many of our competitors do not come close to matching. One of the skills Cablers have developed is the ability to work with schools and colleges to design bespoke solutions that fit their education technology needs perfectly and the capability to bring those designs to life using only
Updated 8th July 2014 at 04:20 PM by Cablers_JonPaul
This is currently the Rolls Royce of interactive touchscreen's. The Smart E70 comes bundled with the latest version of Smart NoteBook software fully licensed for your use in school. It has a 70" high definition display (16:9 aspect ratio) which is big enough for any class room. It's low glare, low friction surface provides a natural touch experience whilst allowing students to
Updated 6th June 2014 at 04:31 PM by Cablers_JonPaul
Promethean provide some great options with their interactive whiteboards
The other prevalent interactive white board Cablers supply to schools are from Promethean who have also refreshed their range recently. (You can read my first post about Interactive Whiteboards here.)
With the vast array of multimedia options available for the classroom these days it is easy to get a bit lost or confused. By the time you reach the end of this article i hope you will be a little more informed which will make your future buying decisions a little easier.
I will start with Smart Boards, they have been around for the longest time and in our experience seem to be the most popular multimedia addition to a classroom. They come bundled with the fantastic SMART Notebook Advantage collaborative learning software.
Updated 3rd June 2014 at 10:37 AM by Cablers_JonPaul
Why Get Interactive Projectors? Modern teaching practices rely increasingly on digital media to get results and keep learners engaged. Schools and colleges are benefiting from providing well connected multimedia rich environments and interactivity that can be used across all subject areas. An interactive projector provides an option that integrates the interactivity of a whiteboard into a projector, you could think of it as a virtual whiteboard.
Updated 21st May 2014 at 12:36 PM by Cablers_JonPaul
Lots of people keep asking me what the transparent proxy forwarder in onBoarder is and how does it work. I thought I would write a post to try to explain what it is and how it can benefit a school or business with an upstream proxy.
Having been involved in deploying BYOD systems for some time now, the biggest frustration for us has been upstream proxy. The main problems we have encountered have been managing user device configuration and faults in guest and BYOD web redirection
“Wireless networking works well in all schools and can help deliver major educational benefits.” Now that may be a sweeping statement but i believe it is a powerful truth. A carefully planned wireless network will allow more children to benefit from ICT learning. It also gives teachers the freedom to incorporate ICT into more subjects and the flexibility to use more areas of the school for a wider range of purposes. Which is no bad thing considering the pressure
Updated 7th May 2014 at 02:12 PM by Cablers_JonPaul
Why do we carry out wireless surveys? Cabler’s provide a complete range of services to organisations planning to implement wireless and mobile network solutions.
The best piece of advice i can give you before you embark on your wireless adventure is to do some homework on the company or consultant you plan to work with. Ask for testimonials and case studies, these will always be provided by businesses with a proven track record. Unfortunately we visit too many organizations
Updated 29th May 2014 at 12:55 PM by Cablers_JonPaul