As we have developed and optimised the systems we use the contribution of tech providers has also developed.
There are significant and far reaching benefits from having a highly capable service provider who
A number of providers in New Zealand schools are not ready to support where innovation has determined that new practices and technologies be deployed and respond to changing circumstances. This can impact your security , network capacity and whether you have (fit for purpose procurement and infrastructure).
Have experience maintaining/deploying enterprise level wireless
Experience in managing the edge device/router and interfacing with N4L or ISP
Experience in Google Workspace domain creation and administration
Familiarity with Ministry SNUP programme and associated hardware and systems
Experience with deployment and management of Chromebooks, iPads, Apple laptops, TELA teacher laptops or other tablets/devices
AppleTV - Chromecast - network experience
Provide access to agreed Google Workspace administration functionality for authorised teachers and/or support staff within the school
Support capabilities for Apple iOS and MDM including deployment Explain everything etc
SMS and LMS systems present in the school
As above for Library Management systems