emPSN - East Midlands Public Services Network 01604 879869

Broadband for Essex Schools

We can provide secure broadband connections and application services for schools in Essex who are looking for alternative service providers for new contracts from 1 April 2020.


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About us

Schools currently purchasing and receiving services through Essex County Council’s Schools Broadband DUCL contract will be required to contract with another supplier to provide broadband to their site from 1st April 2020.

We are emPSN, a local authority owned company limited by guarantee, who can provide secure broadband connections and application services across the UK. We already provide managed connectivity services to 1200+ organisations and have a track record of delivering reliable and robust services for schools and academies.

We are listed as an alternative supplier on Essex Schools Info Link website.

What we offer

We work alongside trusted service providers to provide:

  • Secure broadband connections with two managed firewalls as standard
  • Web and email filtering
  • Anti-virus and malware solutions
  • Back up and disaster recovery
  • Email and Office 365
  • DNS management
  • Web hosting
  • IP address management
  • Telephony and VoIP services
  • UK based 24/7 helpdesk support

Find out more about the services we offer on our website.

Meet us

We’d love to meet you in person and talk about how we can help your schools find broadband and application services that meet your needs.

We’ll be running two free events at Essex County Cricket Club in Chelmsford on Monday 4 November.

There will be a lunchtime session at 12.30pm (including lunch) and an afternoon session at 3pm (with tea, coffee and biscuits).

The events will include an overview of what we offer, how we can help and your chance to ask us any questions you may have. We hope you can join us!

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Get in touch

In the meantime, if you would like to have a chat with our friendly team, you can call us on 01604 879869 or email empsn@empsn.org.uk.