Broadband Connectivity & IT Services for Schools & Local Authorities
emPSN, known to our schools as embc, provide a number of IT services to schools through our catalogue of suppliers, including broadband connectivity and online safety.
emPSN have procured broadband connectivity and IT services for the public sector including Lincolnshire County and District Councils, Leicester City and Leicestershire County Council, Libraries in the East Midlands.
Fraudsters claiming to be from BT
We have received reports that some schools are getting cold calls from someone reporting to be from BT telling them that their internet is very slow. The school’s in question...
Capita Escalation Policy
An updated version of the Capita contact and escalation guide has been issued. Details of how to access are outlined on our knowledge base article here
Growing up in a digital world
The Children’s Commissioner for England has called for more to be done to help educate children in online safety in a new study titled Growing Up Digital. Anne Longfield said...
Office 365 – Move Data Residency to UK Data Centre
Microsoft announced earlier this month that you will be able to move Office365 data residency into the UK data centres. In order to do this customers must apply for the...
Kier Core Services – DNS Hosting
This message applies to all Kier Core Services Customers who are still using Kier for DNS hosting. Kier are in the process of migrating LINCSCC DNS Hosting over to a service...
Lincolnshire DNS Services Check
Critical Change – All Lincolnshire Schools are advised to check their local DNS servers to confirm and remove legacy configuration specifically conditional forwarders, you could lose all Internet access if...