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Service Updates

Latest updates regarding our suppliers and their services

Capita SIMS ID Summer Upgrades

Capita SIMS ID Summer Upgrades

Capita continue to develop and improve the SIMS ID platform offering user new and improved features from the service. Firstly, the support and help information has now moved online allowing...

Summer Upgrades

As the countdown to summer holidays begin, we knuckle down to make the most of the summer holidays. At emPSN we constantly strive to ensure that our schools receive the...

KCOM Monitoring over the Summer Holiday

KCOM Monitoring over the Summer Holiday

As the end of term is quickly approaching, please can we remind you that switching power or equipment off will cause alarms on the KCOM monitoring platform. KCOM proactively monitor...

Essential Maintenance Works 25th and 26th July

Essential Maintenance Works 25th and 26th July

As part of continuing maintenance of application services, there will be maintenance work taking place to the RM Web Filtering services accessed through the emPSN Data Centres. We endeavour to...

Ransomware Warnings and What to do

Ransomware Warnings and What to do

There have been a large number of Ransomware emails doing the rounds lately and we would like to try make sure that the risk is minimised as far as possible....

eSafety4Schools – Service Performance Update

eSafety4Schools – Service Performance Update

As we approach the end of term we wanted to offer some clarification of the recent web filtering issues experienced by some site on network. During the period from the...

KCOM Exchange Maintenance Complete

KCOM Exchange Maintenance Complete

As part of this year’s exchange maintenance we have completed several additional tasks to keep services running that bit smoother.  We have carried out an exercise to replace the UPS...

eSafety4Schools Planned Upgrades – 10th June ’17

eSafety4Schools Planned Upgrades – 10th June ’17

During the afternoon of the 10th June eSafety4Schools will be carrying out platform upgrades on the infrastructure serving the embc/empsn network.  This work will add capacity to the core and security...

KCOM TalkTalk Services – Service Improvements

KCOM TalkTalk Services – Service Improvements

Some of you will have seen a number of planned works notices concerning your TalkTalk connectivity which is part of the service improvements planned for the coming years.  To outline...

Service Update for eSafety4schools

Service Update for eSafety4schools

Over the half term last week a number of upgrades took on the eSafety4 infrastructure, this has improved a number of areas of service.  This week we are seeing further...