Hosting for Schools
Specialist hosting designed for schools
A compelling proposition for schools who have limited IT expertise of their own or do not want to make the significant up-front investment of purchasing, implementing and maintaining their own server hardware.
MIS have specialist experience in securely hosting WCBS's market leading systems for independent schools whether they are located in the UK or internationally. Our world-class datacentres are based in the UK and hosted schools benefit from the same strict data protection, physical security and resilience as all our customers.
For existing WCBS customers, we transfer the applications and data from your existing server to our datacentre and you start with a new, fast, reliable and safe system. If you are a new customer just starting out with WCBS, the whole start up and take-on process is very much simplified, there's no technology hurdles and you just get started straight away.
You can access your systems at anytime from anywhere with an internet connection and standard Microsoft Remote Desktop client software which we supply. PASS and 3Sys are available for access through any device, not just a Windows PC or laptop but from a Mac or iPad and it operates perfectly.
Remote Application Hosting has many benefits:
Focus on running your core business, rather than IT tasks
No hardware investment required
Low cost fixed payments
Enterprise class reliability and security
Your MIS data is accessible anytime, anywhere
Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
Existing client computers can be kept in service for a longer time
Enterprise class reliability and Security
In our world-class UK based datacentre, downtime is simply not an option. Our datacentre facilities have diverse route mains electricity feeds, a backup generator and UPS in n+1 mode and full air conditioning with VESDA smoke detection and FM200 fire suppression system.
Let the experts host and maintain all of your School business applications and custom software needs while you concentrate on running your core business.
As a Cloud Solution Provider CSP) MIS can provision all licences to Qualified Educational Users (QEUs) through the CSP programme and remove another administration headache from school staff.