Aerohive & AIT
Aerohive & AIT's open mobility platform uses the power of cloud networking to simplify on-boarding of all devices and deliver the highest speeds and broadest coverage.
Simplified management using next generation cloud software ensures that you provide a Wi-Fi experience to help you stand out from the crowd when attracting and retaining new students.
Ajenta are a global provider of e-learning, virtual classroom and virtual telehealth environments; designing and developing some of the most innovative video-enabled collaboration tools for the mobile, desktop and web.
Ajenta work with many leading institutions on the design and delivery of video and audio capability into secure and highly scalable custom platforms from initial concept through to full launch.
A network, infrastructure and security business, the Ampito Group designs, builds and manages integrated networks, with flexible plans tailored specifically for the restricted budgets of the educational sector.
Combining innovation with reliability, their solutions are scalable with your evolving needs across wide area networks, local area networks, data centre and hosting, mobility, operational intelligence and unified communications.
Arista Networks was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven cloud networking solutions for data centre and computing environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms, ranging in Ethernet speeds from 10 to 100 gigabits per second, redefine scalability, agility and resilience.
Aruba: Hewlett Packard Enterprise company
With the increasing number of mobile devices on your network, you need insight into users, devices, and applications. Your network needs to run with optimal speed and performance. Aruba provides an easy to deploy, integrated solution with built-in security – along with tools to collect and analyse performance data.
Aruba are sponsoring the delegate bags for Networkshop45.
Axians specialise in helping universities to develop secure, carrier-grade network connectivity that successfully delivers a better experience for both students and researchers. They have the people, processes, technical and market knowledge to optimise complex, critical digital networks.
Their portfolio of network lifecycle services ensures the network continues to deliver a reliable high quality service that supports the brand reputation.
The Connected Campus from BT is a technology blueprint designed to demonstrate how we can support the operational goals of the higher education sector.
It allows universities to build and run a personalised technology platform. This helps to support imaginative teaching, enhance learning and improve the wellbeing of everyone at the university.
Come and speak to the BT education team to find out how our technology can help you get better connected.
Cablelines is one of the UK's leading distributors of complete network infrastructure solutions.
Our industry leading solution range includes end-to-end solutions from Siemon, Commscope, Molex, Nexans, and Hellerman Tyton. With supporting products from Eaton, Raritan, and USystems.
Ciena is a network strategy and technology company with a unique ability to translate best-in-class technology into value through a high-touch consultative business model helping research and education networks keep up with the changing demands of a connected world.
Ciena believe in driving an industry ecosystem and offering the greatest degree of flexibility in how their customers consume technology to deliver the most rewarding experiences and business outcomes.
They develop and apply technologies across packet and optical networking and distributed software automation that drive openness, virtualisation and collaboration for customers worldwide to meet surging bandwidth demands and facilitate the shift to the cloud.
Ciena are sponsoring the delegate badges and lanyards for Networkshop45.
Circle IT is a leading provider of Dell wired and wireless networking solutions to a range of education establishments including universities and FE colleges. Their expertise in this area is illustrated by a number of successful large-scale projects for customers including Cardiff Metropolitan University and the University of Dundee.
Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected.
At Cisco customers come first and an integral part of their DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships and working with them to identify their needs and provide solutions that support their success.
Cisco are event sponsors for Networkshop45.
Cisco Meraki cloud managed edge, branch and enterprise-class campus IT solutions bring simplicity to organisations of every size.
With wireless, switching, security, communications and mobility management all centrally-managed from the cloud, Meraki gives IT administrators visibility and control, without the cost and complexity of traditional architectures.
Cisco Meraki are event sponsors for Networkshop45.
CMS is a leading UK distributor of IT Infrastructure, networking, security and audiovisual solutions. Since 1993, the company has provided products from leading manufacturers. With its distribution centre located in Farnborough, Hampshire, the company provides excellent customer service on a nationwide basis.
Visit cmsplc.com or call 01252 379379.
Connectix Cabling Systems
Connectix Cabling Systems is one of the UK's leading manufacturers of networking infrastructures. The product range covers Category 5e to 6A cabling, optical fibre and containment solutions.
CCS systems are renowned for innovation and can be individually designed to fit clients’ requirements. This flexibility ensures projects are completed within a set timeframe and budget.
Cumulus Networks is leading the transformation of bringing web-scale networking to enterprise cloud. Their networking switching software, Cumulus Linux, is the only solution that allows you to affordably build and efficiently operate your network like the world’s largest data centre operators — unlocking vertical network stacks.
Daisy Corporate Services
Daisy Corporate Services design, build and manage IT solutions from device to data centre.
As an approved Janet supplier, they provide secure, high-performance communications and technology to education and research institutions globally.
Their proven proposition focuses on the institution’s desired objectives, designing solutions with them and remaining accountable at all times.
DASAN Zhone Solutions
DASAN Zhone Solutions (DZS) is a global leader in fibre access transformation for enterprise networks.
DZS leads an exciting new network transformation. DZS looks to revolutionise enterprise networks with FiberLAN. FiberLAN is a new high-speed optical LAN solution for desktops, rooms, communities, wireless access points and any IP connected device.
Data Integration, part of CSC
Specialising in managed networks, managed security services, mobility solutions and high performance hosting solutions, Data Integration delivers media-rich and bandwidth intensive applications over high speed, high availability and secure network infrastructures to over 300 leading organisations in education, insurance, finance and the public sector.
Dell EMC networking is now seen as a networking innovator and a leading provider of wired and wireless networking solutions to a vast range of further and higher education establishments such as the University of Dundee and Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Come and see how Dell are changing the face of networking in education.
DTP Group is skilled in the transition to a multi-vendor network in support of an improved student experience.
Using HPE Aruba location services and beacon technology, DTP can deliver future-proof and secure infrastructure solutions to meet the increasing demands of generation mobile students.
Duo Security is a cloud-based trusted access provider protecting the world’s fastest-growing companies and thousands of organisations worldwide, including the University of Manchester, Etsy, Facebook, the University of York, Toyota, Boston University, Twitter and more.
Duo Security’s innovative and easy-to-use technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data, and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover.
Duo Security are sponsoring the drinks reception on day one of Networkshop45.
As one of the world’s fastest growing DDI vendors, EfficientIP helps organisations drive business efficiency through agile, secure and reliable network infrastructures.
With a unified management framework for DNS-DHCP-IPAM (DDI) and network configurations, end-to-end visibility, consistency control and advanced automation are ensured. Additionally, a unique 360° DNS security solution protects data confidentiality and application access from anywhere at any time.
Companies rely on EfficientIP to help control the risks and reduce the complexity of challenges they face with modern IT initiatives such as cloud applications, virtualisation, and mobility.
With over 30 years’ experience, Emtelle is a leading global manufacturer of blown fibre and ducting. We’ve a proven history, and exemplary customer service.
The history of telecommunications and our company growth, are intrinsically linked. Responsive to changes in technology and customer expectations, our innovation and developments shape the industry.
A leading ICT solutions provider, European Electronique is authorised on a wide-range of frameworks enabling customers to benefit from their extensive experience within the HE sector.
Delivering scalable, secure infrastructure and hardware solutions, their tailored approach and attention to detail ensures they are a trusted partner for many educational establishments.
Excel is a world-class premium performing end-to-end infrastructure solution – designed, manufactured, supported and delivered – without compromise.
Excel is driven by a team of industry experts, ensuring the latest innovation and manufacturing capabilities are implemented to surpass quality and performance standards, technical compliance and excellence.
Fibre Technologies Ltd
Fibre optic network transmission, aggregation and WDM services from 1Gb to over 100Gb professional services for design, installation, commissioning, support and maintenance.
In addition, they offer high-end security solutions such as radar enabled perimeter detection combined with PTZ cameras, facial recognition and biometric access control options.
Flowmon Networks empowers businesses to manage and secure their computer networks confidently. Through their high-performance network monitoring technology and lean-forward behaviour analytics, IT pros worldwide benefit from absolute network traffic visibility to enhance network and application performance and deal with modern cyber threats.
Fortinet is a worldwide leading provider of network security appliances. Their products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Their customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide.
Gamma provides next generation managed voice, data and mobile communications for educational organisations, including Billericay and Harrow Schools, Oxford University, Northumbria University, The Open University and De Montfort University.
They have a direct connection into Janet and over 100 other UK networks, are fully-approved on six key frameworks and PRINCE2 project management accredited.
They have many years’ experience working in the education sector and can help you reduce your telecoms spend, improve caller experience during key term-time events such as clearing by scaling channels up and down when you need them, and also provide a full business continuity / disaster recovery solution for your organisation.
HellermannTyton is a leading UK manufacturer of quality network infrastructure solutions.
With a wide range of Cat6A, Cat6 and Cat5e as well as fibre systems, HellermannTyton provide end-to-end connectivity for any kind of networking project. With the pre-terminated RapidNet solution, HellermannTyton offer choice, flexibility and high performance.
Huawei is a global information technology giant, with over 170,000 employees and 21 R&D institutes worldwide.
With 30 years of experience in telecommunications, networking and IT, Huawei provides comprehensive ICT and mobility solutions for UK education, including campus networking, data centres, world-class IT and storage, advanced HPC and cloud.
Infoblox delivers critical network services that protect Domain Name System (DNS) infrastructure, automate cloud deployments, and increase the reliability of enterprise and service provider networks around the world.
As the industry leader in DNS, DHCP, and IP address management, known as DDI, Infoblox reduces the risk and complexity of networking.
iBoss Cyber Security
A preferred supplier of cloud-based and hybrid cloud/local appliance-based services.
A patented, functionally-rich web security platform utilising next-generation cloud technology, uniquely delivering elastic performance with granular reporting.
IP Performance, a leading supplier of customised and complex network infrastructure and security solutions, supply and support academic organisations UK-wide with cloud and SDN/NFV/VM-NSX solutions, network visibility, cyber security, CASB and advanced threat assessment technology, DNSSEC/DHCP/IPAM solutions, Ethernet/SAN fabrics, filtering, virus/malware management, next-generation firewalls, DDOS protection, DLP, server and application load-balancing, GDPR compliance, WLAN, power management, logging/event management solutions plus high–performance routers and switches.
iPass is the leading provider of global mobile connectivity, offering simple, secure, always-on Wi-Fi access on any mobile device. iPass is the world’s largest Wi-Fi network, with more than 60 million hotspots in more than 120 countries, at airports, hotels, train stations, convention centres, outdoor venues, inflight, and more.
Khipu Networks is a privately-owned award-winning international cybersecurity company delivering a wide range of network, wireless and cybersecurity solutions, technologies and services across multiple sectors.
Founded in 2005, Khipu Networks ethos has always been to work in partnership with customers, to understand their environments and challenges so that they can design and deploy ‘best of breed’ solutions that enable them to meet their strategic goals.
Laser 2000 is an expert in network connectivity, test, and analytics. We supply a vast range of solutions from SFPs and TAPs through to test equipment for installation and commissioning to anyone who builds or support networks.
Visit our stand and see how we can help you with your network.
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end Ethernet and InfiniBand intelligent interconnect solutions and services for servers, storage, and hyper-converged infrastructure.
Mellanox intelligent interconnect solutions increase data centre efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance.
Experienced IT company based in Greater London, providing managed services, cybersecurity, hosting and flexible working solutions. We have our own dedicated data centre and trained engineers to meet the needs of our clients.
We offer bespoke solutions, tailored to the requirements of our customers.
Mojo are shaking up Enterprise Wi-Fi. They know customers are ready for a modern Wi-Fi network that doesn’t rely on outdated controllers and proprietary hardware.
Their cloud-managed Wi-Fi solution is based on a radical vision for creating networks that reach new heights in performance, security, scalability, and ease-of-use.
Networks Centre is one of the UK’s leading distributors of data network products, supplying a wide range of premium brands to meet the needs of industry. Founded in 2005 by owner Duncan Lindsay, Networks Centre has grown year on year through outstanding customer service and availability offered at competitive pricing.
With a wealth of experience spanning over 40 years, their portfolio encompasses all areas of unified communications, wireless, mobiles, cloud and network services for organisations nationwide. Their award-winning and proven track record with schools, FE and HE allows education establishments to use technology smartly within budget constraints.
Network Extender Technologies Ltd incorporated May 2004, is the UK distributor for DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc.
They have extensive technical knowledge and skills relating to data communications systems using copper and fibre-optic infrastructure to compliment DASAN Zhone’s product portfolio of world-leading passive optical networking (PON) products for student accommodations.
Paessler AG’s award-winning PRTG Network Monitor is a powerful, affordable and easy-to-use unified monitoring solution.
It is a highly flexible and generic software for monitoring IT infrastructure, already in use at enterprises of all sizes and industries. Over 150,000 IT administrators in more than 170 countries rely on PRTG.
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company maintaining trust in the digital age by helping tens of thousands of organisations worldwide prevent cyber breaches.
Their innovative security platform with game-changing technology natively brings network, cloud and endpoint security into a common architecture.
With a wealth of experience spanning over 40 years, Pennine's portfolio encompasses all areas of telephony, unified communications, data, wireless, mobiles and network services for organisations nationwide.
Their award-winning and proven track record with schools, FE and HE allows education establishments to use technology smartly within budget constraints.
Pervasive is an innovate IT solutions provider, specialising in mobility services, wired and wireless local area networks and integrated network security. They focus on delivering lifecycle services from assessment and audits through to operational support and managed services.
Qolcom is a leading integrator of secure wireless networks and enterprise mobility management (EMM). They extend the power and performance of mobile devices and services to a growing mobile workforce. Qolcom has a demonstrable record of delivering world-class managed wireless networks and EMM within higher education and the wider public sector.
Ruckus Wireless, a part of Brocade, delivers simply better wireless for approximately 70,000 enterprise, service provider, government and small business customers worldwide. The company is focused on technology innovation, partner ecosystems and customer service—yielding the best possible wireless experience for the most challenging indoor and outdoor environments.
Its Smart Wi-Fi platform delivers scalable, high-performance Wi-Fi with simplified control and management for on-premise and cloud-based Wi-Fi deployments, along with new services for secure on-boarding, policy management, location services and analytics that enable new business opportunities.
Established in 1903, Siemon is an industry leader specialising in the design and manufacture of high quality, high performance low voltage infrastructure solutions and services for data centres, LANs and intelligent buildings.
Siemon offers a comprehensive suite of copper and fibre cabling systems, cabinets, power and cooling and AIM systems.
SSE Enterprise Telecoms
SSE Enterprise Telecoms provides class-leading connectivity and data centre services that deliver very high performance, cost efficiency and a competitive edge.
The company operates a 13,700km private telecoms network and an estate of 15 data centres that span the UK. With its extensive telecoms and data centre operational expertise it offers commercial security with unrivalled in-house engineering resource.
Sudlows is an award winning technical services specialist formed around 3 core divisions; critical infrastructures, enterprise services and facilities management.
Founded in 1912 the company has been the provider of choice for M&E, IT connectivity and fibre projects for over 100 years.
The Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association (UCISA) represents almost all the major UK universities and higher education colleges and has a growing membership among further education colleges, other educational institutions and commercial organisations interested in information systems and technology in UK education, providing a network of contacts and a powerful lobbying voice.
VIRTUS owns, designs, builds and operates the country’s most efficient flexible data centres. They lead the industry with award winning innovation in hyper efficiency, ultra-high density and highly interconnected facilities. VIRTUS is home to the UK’s first shared data centre for research and education – connected directly through Jisc’s network, Janet.
Safeguard children by responding to security threats, increasing demands, and ever-evolving user needs With integrated, multi-function threat management appliances.
We also help connect students safely with our cloud managed secure Wi-Fi products. Our network security solutions will enable you to provide an innovative and encouraging learning environment, ensuring every student is safe, secure, and prepared to succeed.