How DfE funding is helping schools

Since the Department for Education began authorising funding for schools to enable cloud learning, we’ve been asked what the funding can help with. Here’s more on why schools should embrace a Google Learning environment and utilise the DFE funding pool. Teach Remotely using Google Meet Video calls within Google Classroom with pupils, keeping the teacher […]

June 16, 2020 News

Haptic Networks joins DfE coalition of Cloud Partners

Thousands of schools to receive technical support to start using Google and Microsoft’s education platforms We are proud to announce that Haptic Networks have been named amongst a small number of Cloud Service Providers to join a coalition forged between Google and Microsoft to support the Department for Education. We’re offering expert technical support to […]

April 26, 2020 News

1:1 Contribution schemes for schools

Haptic Networks have worked extensively with Education since we began trading in 2007 – we’ve seen many innovations in technology but none have excited us as much as Chromebooks. For those that know, Chromebooks are simple to use, fast and low-cost devices for schools. They provide a wide range of education resources. All Chromebooks come […]

April 16, 2020 News

Ruckus Cloud – Our Review

An insight into what’s hot and what’s not about Ruckus Cloud.

February 4, 2020 News

What is FreeNAS, ZFS and TrueNAS?

FreeNAS users often tell us about their love of TrueNAS, here’s an overview of why ZFS makes them both awesome. FreeNAS is the world’s number 1 storage OS with over 10+ Million Downloads, it includes Enterprise-Grade Features is built on Open Source (OpenZFS) and is BSD licensed. ZFS is an enterprise-ready open source file system, […]

January 28, 2020 News

Different Types Of Hackers – And what we can learn from them

(We’ll get through this without using an image of someone wearing a hoody) Historically, we have not advocated our Cyber Security services and how thoroughly we can test your business for cyber weaknesses – and for good reason. There are so many specialists and professionals who possess the skills to analyse your security vulnerabilities, but […]

January 10, 2020 News

2019 – Thank you……..

So who made the naughty list? Me – for ordering 260 Chrome devices for one site instead of spreading the order over 3 and then having to fix it at warp speed). Also, on a large tender response that we submitted, we realised after deadline that we had forgotten to include an important section. We […]

December 18, 2019 News

Star Wars Lego Giveaway – 2019

As many of you already know, we spend far too much time and money on Lego. We like to share our love of all things brick related. Thanks to all of our entrants, the draw was made today (16th December) and the 4 successful entrants were drawn at random from a baseball cap in the […]

December 16, 2019 News

WiFi Pain? It’s time for a Haptic Wireless Health Check

Why on earth would you want to spend money looking at your WiFi?!…… ……. Well… for quite a few reasons actually…  I’d like to cover some of the crucial bits that you need to consider:  You’ve spent £30k on a wireless network in 2017, the scars from securing approval on funding for the project have just […]

December 2, 2019 News

We’re on fire!!!

We’re an eclectic group at Haptic Networks. We’ve got fitness fanatics, comic book guys, gamers, foodies and much more. We also have a secret Fireman! Our very own CTO Mark Bartley is a member of the Geddington Volunteer Fire Brigade! He is keen to clarify that this doesn’t mean he spends his weekends rescuing Cats […]

November 25, 2019 News