School Data CablingOver the last 28 years we have built up a long list of customers in the education sector. We find that once a school has experienced our professional and reliable service, they keep coming back to us. They appreciate our expert advice and keen pricing that can make their budget go further. This enables schools with a good IT platform to deliver a media rich curriculum.

We understand the challenges that schools face, in particular data security, traffic management and network management.

School IT managers trust us, but don’t take our word for it. Read the feedback from some of our customers, and our case studies will give you a sample of the type of projects we have completed and the support we give.

At Lynx Networks we know that you are forever being asked to do more with less as you stretch your IT budget just that little bit further. We work with a number of schools so we appreciate your concerns. As experts in all areas of PC networking, we can advise on how to maximise improvements to your network for the budget you have.

If you’re looking at a wireless implementation, you’ve found the right partner. We are accredited Cisco Advanced Wireless LAN Specialists and, as a preferred professional services provider to 3Com, we are able to provide excellent 3Com alternatives. Our team of wireless engineers will assist and advise you on how best to implement a solution that is both secure and reliable.

A number of large and small educational establishments have benefited from our design, installation and support expertise. The design will depend on a number of factors, and the proposed solution will be sensitive to the budget you have to work to. Solutions we provide have included Cisco, HP and 3Com switches, and we can back our experience up with qualifications and accreditations from these manufacturers. A straightforward upgrade to the network infrastructure at one school recently improved the loading time of the library database from one minute to three seconds.

It is essential is to ensure your network is thoroughly secure. This must cover all points of entry to your network, one being your wireless access. A security policy must also include a firewall, remote access into your network, anti-virus protect and possibly anti-spam. As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and a Cisco Advanced Security specialist, Lynx will be able to advise you on the best protection to put in place.

Our in-depth Microsoft training also allows us to install and support a range of server-based software. Whether it’s for on-going support of your existing network or the installation of a new server, we have the knowledge and experience in-house that will help you achieve your goals. If you need a correctly configured Windows server-based Active Directory structure or simply need to make sure that Exchange email is working correctly, our engineers can take the headache away and ensure your system works as it should.

In the converged IT world, CCTV cameras can now be easily supported by your IP based network. Traditional CCTV installations require a dedicated cabling system, but with a Mobotix IP camera system from Lynx Networks, you can leverage your existing investment in your network infrastructure.

Our telephony division provides installation and support services for a number of manufacturers, including Siemens, Panasonic, InterTel, Ericsson, Samsung and Toshiba.

Lynx has a very strong cabling arm with twelve full-time teams, not subcontractors, that install Cat 5e, Cat 6 and 10Gb solutions, including fibre optics. The HellermannTyton cabling system is poular in schools. Click here to see their Education brochure.

All of the above services are available from one company: Lynx Networks. We aim to develop long-term working relationships with schools so we promise is to not sell you anything we don’t believe you need. You can be assured of getting the best advice for a solution that really works for you.