A Recipe for Disaster (avoidance)
  February 18 2021

ICT

Keeping your laptop computer free from food particles and jammy finger marks will not only prevent a build-up of harmful bacteria, it will stop the intrusion of particles that may well affect the operation of in particular, the keyboard.
Free server audits for MATs
  February 18 2021

ICT

Free server audits for MATs - Designed to assess both performance and security
National Insurance Rates 2021/22
  February 17 2021
This blog refers to SBS Budgets, our budget management software accessed anywhere via SBS Online. The National Insurance rates for 2021/22 have now been released by the HMRC. As in previous years, t...
Update regarding the Budget Forecast Return (BFR) for 2021
  February 15 2021
This academic year has been full of deadline and submission amendments and this blog post is no different! In the latest ESFA update (10th February), it has been announced that for 2021, two academi...
Make use of your old laptops
  February 11 2021
Chromebooks have many benefits for today's schools and students, especially in the current climate. Do you have an old laptop, no longer powerful enough to run Windows 10, and readying it for the rec...
Arbor Basics Webinar
  February 11 2021

MIS

Our NEW Arbor Basics Webinar is now available! Book your space today We have created a page on our website providing more details, and the training will be delivered over Microsoft Teams or a simil...
SIMS Bitesize Webinars
  February 04 2021

MIS

Learn SIMS from the convenience of your home. Due to the current circumstances, we have been delivering SIMS Bitesize Webinars that are easy to access whilst you are working from home. Below are...
Our Remote Nova Timetabling Course is back!
  February 03 2021

MIS

Due to the success of our remote timetabling course last year, we are running this again in March 2021 As we are unable to deliver our full day, face to face training courses, we have broken down o...
SIMS - Upcoming changes to supported SQL Versions
  February 03 2021

MIS

Feel free to contact us to book your SQL migration Capita’s Roadmap for SIMS.net shows that Support for SIMS on ‘SQL Server 2012’ and ‘SQL Server 2014’ will come to an end after the Spring...
GAG allocations guide 2021/22
  February 02 2021
The ESFA have this week released a guide on the General Annual Grant (GAG) allocations for 2021/22. Each academy receives a GAG allocation statement, which is uploaded to the ESFA’s Information Exc...