Haptic Team compete in Wolf Run 2018

  Well, if one thing remains constant…it’s that we enjoy a good challenge here at Haptic Networks. In the past we’ve been daft enough to jump from planes, drive bangers around dangerous mountain roads as well as put on boxing gloves and ‘duke it out’ for charity. We’ve raised thousands over the past decade (for […]

September 3, 2018 Blog News

Hangouts Meets – Our experience

So, it’s Friday afternoon and the relenting sunshine has already warped my brain as well as my extremely pasty complexion to the point of uselessness when, all of sudden, Joe (our MD) comes to me with a request: “Nudge (that’s me, don’t ask….), I have a task for you to complete…” I do love a […]

August 14, 2018 News

IT Security – 5 Usual Suspects….

  We promise to get through this whole piece without throwing in ‘that’ acronym (you know the one….) DDoS, Data breach, Ransomware, Malware, Social engineering attacks. IT security is the topic, without doubt currently at the forefront of every IT leader’s mind today. However most companies are still more reactive than proactive. The single biggest […]

July 6, 2018 Blog News

Ruckus ICX Switches, meet the new family member

  To bring the best out of your organisation, bring the best out of your network   Ruckus ICX Switches are transforming network performance in record time with minimal effort. With the ability to replace your entire wired and wireless infrastructure but manage everything centrally. As of time of this release, there is a very […]

June 28, 2018 Blog News

Google Chrome ‘Not Secure’ Warning

Is your website secured? It may be time to check…… The upcoming Google Chrome update due for release in July will begin to display a warning that non HTTPS sites (unsecured HTTP sites without a valid SSL certificate) are ‘not secure’ (notice our nifty green padlock in the URL bar, if your website is lacking […]

June 22, 2018 Blog News

Neverware Switch on Service

Neverware’s CloudReady solution enables legacy devices to run on Chrome O/S. For establishments with limited budget, or a large amount of older devices that require a faster, smoother user experience. CloudReady is an incredibly cost effective method of squeezing extra life and performance from your entire fleet of mobile devices. You can read more about […]

May 30, 2018 News

WiFi4EU – 120m Euro budget Public Sector WiFi scheme

  The European Commission recently announced its WiFi4EU  scheme to promote free WiFi connectivity for open areas, parks, libraries, museums and many other public buildings and spaces across Europe. As a trusted expert in the deployment of Public area/Public access WiFi solutions Haptic Networks are also an approved partner of the scheme. Public Sector bodies […]

May 25, 2018 News

New G Suite Services

  G Suite is a monster. Currently taking the world by storm, utilising lower cost hardware (in the form of Chromebooks and Chromeboxes) G Suite is improving productivity, reducing repetitive workloads and improving student outcomes at hundreds of thousands of learning establishments. Our journey with all things G Suite began way back in 2015, since […]

May 21, 2018 Blog News

New security and intelligent features added to Gmail

New security and intelligent features added to Gmail   Google recently announced major updates to assist the paying businesses (over 4 million and counting) that use G Suite work smarter, safer and more efficiently. Included in the all new, new-look Gmail: Advanced security features New applications of Google’s artificial intelligence Even more integration with other […]

May 1, 2018 Blog News

Be Internet Legends – Free internet safety resource

Google’s Be Internet Legends curriculum is a free internet safety educational resource for pupils aged 7-11. Created by Google and Parent Zone, it includes PSHE accredited lesson plans and activities delivering internet safety messages. With an interactive game to reinforce learning, the Be Internet Legends programme provides a complete internet safety resource for your school. […]

April 20, 2018 Blog News