Ruckus + Chrome: Whitepaper- Raising a Ruckus in the Google Classroom

Ruckus Wireless and Google Chromebooks take pride of place as two of Haptic Networks’ strongest offerings. Ruckus, having proven itself as the industry leading WiFi solution when connectivity and reliability are important have released an interesting white paper detailing the benefits of their system for organisations utilising Google Chromebooks. A few years ago, Chromebooks were […]

December 21, 2015 Blog News

Chromebook Keyboard Shortcuts – a Quick Reference Guide

Earlier this year Haptic announced 0ur partnership with Google, since then we have been helping lots of UK Schools and Colleges make the most of Chromebook devices and the huge benefits they bring. Using the device itself is always the first point of focus, with that in mind here are some extremely helpful shortcuts. Tabs […]

November 24, 2015 Blog News

Ruckus Acquires Cloudpath Networks

Ruckus have announced that they have acquired Cloudpath Networks, a privately held company that provides a leading easy-to-use, secure, Wi-Fi onboarding solution for schools and universities. Cloudpath pioneered Wi-Fi onboarding self-service in 2006 and is a leader in certificate-based Wi-Fi security with over 300 deployments, from the largest universities to smaller primary and secondary schools. […]

October 23, 2015 Blog News

Google takes aim at Microsoft with aggressive offer

Google has fired off a direct challenge to Microsoft Office in an effort to halt some of the momentum around Office 365 and entice users over to Google Apps for Work. For Office customers with Microsoft Enterprise Agreements (EA) who switch to Google Apps for Work, Google is offering to pay the Microsoft fees for the remainder of […]

October 22, 2015 Blog News

Chrome VS Microsoft: Battle of the Century?

Chrome VS Microsoft? In the Red Corner….the Mammoth Machine, Microsoft In the Blue Corner…..the Calculating Kraken, Chrome AAAA LLLLLETS GET READY TO RUUUUUMMMBLE!!! Or not, as it so happens. Having (for donkeys years) watched Microsoft practically dominate technology, it seemed as if the Klitschko-esque Windows and MS Office faced no conceivable threat. As the more […]

August 25, 2015 Blog News

Content Consumption VS Content Creation: The Battle of the Devices

Haptic Networks recently announced that we are now one of a small handful of Google partners in the UK. Recent independent study has highlighted that Chromebooks have become the fastest selling mobile device in the U.S and we have been busy discussing their benefits to clients in the UK market. Regular feedback we hear from […]

August 21, 2015 Blog News

Chromebooks outsell Windows Laptops for the first time

US Business to Business (B2B) sales of Chrome OS devices surpassed 50% in the period between June and early July 2015.Education sales were up almost 40% over the same period last year. This marks the first time that demand for Chromebooks has exceeded Windows Laptops in any sales period to date. “The results from the […]

August 19, 2015 Blog News

Lego Star Wars – Prize Draw: Results….

The lego Star Wars Prize draw has been made! Thanks for all the entries, pictures of lego collections and random chat that has accompanied this giveaway. As always we at Haptic are always taken aback by how funny and enlightening you all can be. Also stay tuned, we’ll be announcing another promotion in the not […]

June 30, 2015 Blog News

Juniper and Ruckus Wireless forge partnership

Juniper Networks and Ruckus Wireless unveiled a new alliance this week. Ruckus and Juniper will work together to deliver a complete wired and wireless solution, with the overall aim of increasing network flexibility and reducing total cost of ownership for customers. As global technology leaders with carrier grade wired and wireless networking respectively, they share […]

June 25, 2015 Blog News