The advancements in information technology provide so many exciting opportunities for schools. However, they need to be thoroughly managed in order to keep data, information and pupil wellbeing safe and secure. Soft Egg provide comprehensive IT security for schools so that you can focus on the all-important education of your pupils.
Secure Cloud Backup
Our fully-encrypted and secure cloud backup solutions ensure that private and important data regarding your school and your pupils is always kept safe. Once we’ve set up the cloud for you, we also keep an eye on it to ensure that everything is running smoothly. In addition to cloud backup, we also offer a disaster recovery service in case your school experiences an emergency.
The safeguarding of pupils should always be a priority for schools, particularly when it comes to the internet. While technological advancements lead to exciting new resources for pupils, it also leaves them vulnerable to seeing harmful content or experiencing cyberbullying. Our e-safety solutions give the power back to you, so that you and your staff can educate teachers, parents and pupils, keeping everyone safe.
Encrypted Email Solutions
A large amount of school communication is carried out over email and it is important that any sensitive data is kept safe and secure from unknown parties. As part of our IT security for schools, we can provide secure and encrypted school email, a solution which can be easily integrated with existing email systems. With end-to-end encryption and protection against data leaks, this will allow you to feel confident when sending important information via email.
GDPR has been in effect since May 2018 and many schools still need to take steps to ensure that they are adhering to requirements. We have partnered with GDPR.co.uk, who offer a service to help schools with GDPR compliance. They provide an overview of what they can offer you, as well as some answers to frequently asked questions.