IT Support for Schools in Scotland

Specialists in providing IT Support Solutions for schools across Scotland

Founded in 2002, Mother Technologies stands out as a leading Scottish IT Services Provider, with a strong presence in Aberdeen, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. Committed to delivering top-notch IT solutions, we offer cost-effective, high-quality services that bring exceptional value to our customers.

At Mother, we specialise in providing comprehensive IT support tailored specifically for schools. We prioritise reliability and security, designed to streamline operations, reduce costs, and alleviate the stress of managing IT infrastructures. By entrusting your school’s IT needs to us, you can focus on solely on your pupils, free from the complexities of handling technology.

With over a decade of experience, we have a proven track record of serving schools of all sizes across Scotland. Our portfolio of clients in the education sector has equipped us with an excellent understanding of the unique IT demands and challenges faced by independent schools. As a result, our solutions are tailored to address the specific requirements of school environments, ensuring seamless integration and performance.

Our IT Solutions for Schools

IT should provide benefits, not burdens. In today’s digital era, IT support must be more than just a service—it should be used for enhancing educational experiences. Teachers and students alike require seamless access to education technology to facilitate effective curriculum delivery and enable students to reach their academic milestones. This necessitates reliable IT support systems that ensure smooth operation and accessibility to necessary resources.

Fully Outsourced Support

Our team takes on the responsibility of overseeing every aspect of your IT systems, from maintenance to troubleshooting, ensuring seamless operation at all times. With our expertise and reliability, we provide dependable support that guarantees your IT runs smoothly, relieving you of the stress associated with technical issues. Additionally, by trusting us with your IT support, you can focus on more important tasks. 

Manage your entire IT Infrastructure

Flexible Contracts

Remote and Onsite Support

Help to cut organisation costs

Complementary Support

We understand that many schools have their own internal IT team. At Mother Technologies, we offer the flexibility to collaborate seamlessly with your existing IT team, stepping in whenever our expertise is needed. Our goal is to complement the efforts of your internal IT staff, providing additional support and resources to enhance the overall efficiency and effectiveness of your IT operations. We collaborate closely with your internal team and school stakeholders to build a partnership based on trust. Our shared goal is to use technology to improve the learning experience for both students and educators.

Assist your Internal IT Team

Strategic Assistance, Consultancy & Project Management

Overflow Services

Emergency Support

Find out how we helped this school in our most recent case study

St Margaret's school for girls case study

Additional Managed Services for Schools

Cybersecurity for Schools

Our comprehensive cyber security services are custom-tailored to protect your school against a various threats, ensuring smooth and secure operations. Leveraging advanced technologies and proactive monitoring, we continuously safeguard your data and networks from potential breaches and attacks.

Connectivity for Schools

We offer a suite of internet solutions to meet your schools specific needs. Our offerings include broadband, superfast broadband, Ethernet, and MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching), ensuring a diverse range of options to cater to various requirements. This ensures not only seamless access to online resources but also enhanced security and performance for your network infrastructure. 

Telecoms for Schools

With our telecom solutions expertise, we offer a wide range of modern phone systems. Our team conducts a thorough assessment of your communication needs, taking into account factors such as call volume, scalability, and feature requirements. This enables us to tailor a solution that not only meets your current needs but also accommodates future growth and expansion.

Key Education Partners

As certified partners for Google for Education and Microsoft Education, we possess a deep understanding of these platforms’ capabilities and functionalities. This expertise allows us to offer a comprehensive range of services specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of educational institutions. From classroom management tools to productivity suites and collaborative platforms, we leverage the full potential of Google for Education and Microsoft Education to enhance teaching and learning experiences.

Why choose us as your technology partner?

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Tailored Solutions
Mother has a range of flexible support contracts for on-site and remote support from our managed service desk.

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Mother has over 10 years’ experience providing professional IT support for education.

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Ongoing Support
Scalability is essential for IT infrastructure in schools. Because of this, we work cooperatively with you to comprehend your changing needs.

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What do managed IT services entail for schools?

Managed IT services for schools include the outsourcing of various IT functions to a third party provider. These are services such as providing technical support, overseeing device management, software installation, issue resolution, network security maintenance, and data backup.

What advantages do managed IT services bring to schools?

Providing IT services and technical support alleviates the burden on school staff. Additionally, it guarantees that the school’s computer infrastructure remains up-to-date, secure, and well-maintained, allowing pupils to thrive.

How can schools budget for managed IT services?

To effectively budget for managed IT services, schools should start by evaluating their specific IT needs and calculating the associated service costs. It’s important to also consider the long-term benefits of outsourcing IT support to a third-party provider, which include increased productivity, reduced downtime, enhanced security, and improved learning opportunities.