Thinking about revamping your school website?

I have been trying to convince the School to move away from our overpriced Website hosting provider and moving to a more dynamic, modern website with WordPress and in the process save us at least 20000$ annually. Coincidently our Schools 30th anniversary was just around the corner, and our communications dept was in agreement about … Continue reading Thinking about revamping your school website?

Our Recent Network Overhaul.

Last year I convinced the School to go for a complete network overhaul keeping the long-term technological requirements of our school in mind. What were the upgrade requirements? Gigabit switches with ten-gigabit uplinks Core Cisco(Cat 6500) network switches had to be upgraded with the newer Supervisory module that supported 10 G fiber modules. Wireless access points with … Continue reading Our Recent Network Overhaul.

Apple TV and Meraki headaches

Just when we thought our brand spanking new Meraki is working like a charm, we started getting calls from teachers saying that the Apple TV's kept on disconnecting every few minutes and in some cases it would disconnect every few seconds, this got really frustrating - as we did not face many issues with our previous Cisco … Continue reading Apple TV and Meraki headaches