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While budgets dwindle, make sure you maximise the value of every purchase

With ever tightening school budgets and the expectation of continual investment in new technology, it can be tricky to know how to spend to gain the best learner outcomes. We want to help you get the maximum value from your budget by ensuring the longevity of the things your purchase. We can talk you through the benefits of attaching warranties, cases, or increasing storage and using genuine consumables over compatibles.

Ensure the safety and continuity of today’s connected classrooms

For the ultimate in ruggedised cases and combo storage-charging station, look no further than Griffin. To improve the longevity of your devices and protect them from scratches and scrapes, their education solutions could be exactly what you’re missing.

How else can you maximise the value of your PCs?

Consider the HP 250 G5, a great value Windows 10 notebook, with the reliability of HP

HP are passionate about creating flexible, collaborative and personal learning for your students. The durable chassis makes it great for education by helping protect the notebook from the rigors of the day. The 15.6” screen, 8 hour battery life and affordable price make it a perfect device for students. With a DVD drive, Bluetooth and noise-cancelling technology, it’s a great device for multimedia learning and collaboration.

Maximise the value of your HP investment with HP Care Packs

Add an HP Care Pack to your purchase to enhance your warranty cover for total peace of mind, and it’ll make it easier to stay up and running. Ensure that when hardware issues come up, you can get up and running again as soon as possible. By adding this HP Care Pack¹ to your purchase, you’ll have expertise at the ready through the HP Hardware Next Business Day Onsite Service. Choose from high-quality remote assistance or convenient onsite support available the next business day. Help is there when your IT managers need it so they can get your students back to learning.

A cost-effective and powerful PC for your administrators or for multimedia projects

Just because the way schools use PCs has changed, doesn’t mean they aren’t vital to your environment. The Lenovo S510 SFF range packs high performance into a small footprint, low cost machine. You’ll benefit from advanced wireless with enhanced antenna design, plenty of memory and storage, and a sleek, modern design make this a perfect PC for your administrators and bursars or larger multimedia student projects.

The perfect way to maximise the value of your Lenovo investment

Add next business day on-site warranty with Lenovo. Attach a 3 year extended warranty to optimise productivity and reduce downtime. Focus on the things that matter – teaching the next generation.

Reduce downtime and support the whole lifecycle of your Lenovo devices. Lenovo offers a service experience that aims to optimise productivity and user satisfaction by enabling your IT staff to focus on things that matter more to your learning environment. By adding this 3 year Lenovo warranty³ to your Lenovo investment, you can maximise the value of your PCs and ensure that you get next business day, on-site service if something goes wrong.

Print more engaging classroom materials, save cash and go greener

Experience HP printers that are faster, more energy-efficient, more productive, and more affordable HP PageWide technology has improved performance in every way, increasing productivity and efficiency in schools. PageWide Technology is HP’s most environmentally friendly way to print. Increase efficiency and save your school’s resources because the new technology means PageWide are able to print across an entire page in a single pass. HP’s innovative technology means you can reallocate some of your consumables budget elsewhere, without worrying about your printing.

Save time and money without compromising performance or quality with Original HP Toner. For exceptional reliability and print quality your students can rely on, choose HP toner.  Ensure your toner is Original HP! Counterfeit manufacturers sell fake toner to businesses to cheat them out of their money. The moment you realise you’re using counterfeit toner is when it’s already in the printer, damaging your device.

Get eco-friendly technology that brings learning to life

Spend money on what’s important – investing in more tools to help improve learning. Epson printers are cost-effective to buy, run and maintain. Enjoy low maintenance costs and long-lasting consumables. Built to last and easy to run, you’ll get consistently great results across campus. With non-stop reliability, Epson products won’t let you down half way through a print job, or in the middle of a lesson.

To find out more about the benefits of colourful printing materials in education, check out our colour in the classroom blog.

Visit our Smart School to see how we recommend you maximise the value of your technology investments. It might even help you get some ideas for your IT strategy.

Talk to our IT Specialists about how we can help you with your existing or planned IT projects.

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