Hartsbrook E-ACT Free School is the first school in the UK to implement a full ICT cloud solution based on Microsoft technologies.
Hartsbrook E-ACT Free School, located in Tottenham, London opened its doors on the 10th of September. The Free School is temporarily located on the ground floor of The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London’s Tottenham Green Campus while their new school is being built.
Northgate Managed Services, E-ACT and Microsoft have worked closely together to provide a cloud based service to Hartsbrook E-ACT Free School, with all IT services hosted in the public cloud and no physical servers located on school premises. Hartsbrook Free School are the first primary school in the UK to implement a Microsoft cloud based solution including Windows 8
The school plan to continually extend curriculum delivery across various devices and enhance students IT skills through the adoption of Microsoft Surface devices and Windows phones, and are planning on participating in a pilot in the near future.