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IT leasing as a solution to universities’ IT challenges

14/11/2016 - 15:46

THE BIGGER PICTURE – CURRENT ISSUES UK universities are in the midst of an on-going funding crisis. As Professor Eric Thomas, Universities UK (UUK) president and vice-chancellor of Bristol University, speaking of UUK’s 2013 report ‘The Funding Environment for Universities’ said: “… this report...

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5 reasons why CFOs and CIOs should talk more

14/11/2016 - 15:40

It’s good to talk – especially about IT investment decisions. Here are five reasons why CFOs and CIOs should share more quality time together. 1. Better collaboration between CFOs and CIOs leads to better IT decisions IT purchases account for one of the most significant capital investments most...

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Curriculum changes create IT challenges across education sector

14/11/2016 - 15:36

Schools, colleges and universities increasingly have to provide technology that will deliver a good learning experience as well as a good technology experience. This is challenging from a cost, management and logistical point of view. Having the tools and resources to make sure you can deliver high...

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IT for customers and staff: exceed customer expectations and keep them coming back

14/11/2016 - 15:33

In today’s fast-paced work and leisure environment, hotel and restaurant guests are always on the move. To ensure you keep up with their expectations, you need to embrace cutting edge mobile IT solutions. According to PWC , your customers want mobility, flexibility and easy real-time access to...

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Fancy secure, free IT disposal? We’ll take away your old IT hardware

14/11/2016 - 15:30

…and give you a free iPad Air 2 if you’re quick! Most organisations have old or disused equipment lying around, taking up valuable maintenance or storage space that could be utilised more productively. Few realise that it needn’t cost anything to have it removed, responsibly reused and any data...

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Managing the IT lifecycle

14/11/2016 - 15:28

Managing your IT estate – from procurement to disposal – can be one of the biggest drains on your budget. Technology has worked its way into the most important processes in your company, influencing everything from your staff’s productivity to the smooth running of business operations. As such an...

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Is technology-induced ‘desk rage’ harming workforce productivity?

14/11/2016 - 15:22

From emotional altercations with broken printers to sitting by frozen computer screens for minutes on end, there are few strangers to technology-induced ‘desk rage’. Most of us have cloud storage in place to back up our work now in the event of disaster, but it makes technology issues no less...

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Improve the student learning experience without increasing your IT budget

14/11/2016 - 15:17

The learning experience of your students and the teaching experience of your staff are paramount when it comes to getting the results needed to meet Ofsted’s standards – and attracting new students and parents. As a country we fare quite well, with the second greatest education standards in Europe...

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Our sale and leaseback solution

14/11/2016 - 15:10

IT leasing is on the rise, leaping 32% in June alone . Clearly many organisations are welcoming more flexible methods of financing their technology than the traditional bulk cash outlay on new equipment every few years. What many businesses, schools, colleges, universities and public bodies don’t...

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Need a fast cash injection? Start with what you’ve got: Let go of your old IT

09/11/2016 - 13:31

IT leasing is on the rise, leaping 32% in June alone . Clearly many organisations are welcoming more flexible methods of financing their technology than the traditional bulk cash outlay on new equipment every few years. What many businesses, schools, colleges, universities and public bodies don’t...

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