Protect and Secure

Technology provides so many exciting opportunities for schools, however they need to be thoroughly managed in order to keep data, information and pupil wellbeing safe and secure. AIT provide comprehensive IT Cyber Security for schools, keeping you and your pupils safe and secure. 


Helping schools protect against cyber-attacks 

We are here to protect and secure your systems, and ensure all users are educated to make sure they understand any potential vulnerabilities. Our managed security solutions will keep everything running smoothly so your data remains compliant and secure. Data security is no longer a luxury, it is a necessity for organisations of all sizes. It’s important for your school, academy or Trust to be wholly protected against the ever evolving world of cybercrime with managed security and monitoring solutions that deliver. With a dedicated secure onsite data centre that’s ISO27001 compliant, our crafted services are designed to tackle growing threats, support users and ensure you are always protected. 

No Licence Fees

Peace of Mind

Proactive Monitoring

Microsoft 365 Backup

Data that’s stored in the cloud can still be lost if it’s not backed up securely. AIT offer Office 365 backups so that your school can share and store data more safely. Our automated Microsoft 365 backup solution means that all data stored within your schools M365 applications is backed up securely in the AIT Cloud. This offers your school features such as selective file restoration, version control and daily back ups. 

Secure Cloud Backup

Ideal for protecting your FMS, servers, pupils and staff; data, files and folders. Our fully-encrypted and secure cloud backup solutions ensure that private and important data regarding your school and your pupils is always kept safe. Once we’ve set up the cloud for you, we also keep an eye on it to ensure that everything is running smoothly. In addition to cloud backup, we also offer a disaster recovery service in case your school experiences an emergency.

Compromise Alerts & Phishing Training

Reduced the risks of cybercriminals taking advantage of your school with our dedicated phishing simulator and bespoke training solutions. AIT Simulations can close mimic real education sector phishing emails that can be tailors to by trust, school and even department. Follow up reporting and staff coaching then develops your staff skills and awareness in identifying malicious emails. 


Together we are stronger 

We’re partnered with some of the leading security software providers in the world; coupled with our expert team you’re in safe hands. We are proud to have excellent relationships with East Midlands Cyber Police, alongside the Cyber Resilience Centre. Our Nottingham and Derby Data Centres are ISO 270001 Compliant which means we take every precaution to ensure your Data is always guarded and secure. We appreciate that sometimes things like cyber security can feel overwhelming, especially due to the complex and ever changing landscape. That’s why we’re here to remove the jargon, and build solutions which work for your school, business or organisation.

Regulatory Compliance

We have everything you need to meet DfE guidelines for broadband, security and safeguarding. Our security services supports full compliance with the following requirements:

  • Prevent Duty
  • Keeping Children Safe in Education
  • Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) Block List and Image Hash List
  • Home Office Terrorism Block List
  • UK Safer Internet Centre

Get in touch 

We understand the unique needs and challenges that are faced by schools, and we are all about finding a solution that works for you. Get in touch with our friendly team to have a chat about how we can support you on your digital journey. 

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