Press Release

An exclusive partnership between Novus Group and ITS Technology Group (ITS) has commenced delivering highly competitive and robust wholesale network services. The services utilise Schools Broadband wholesale security and content filtering platform.

In a market place where security, reliability and cost effectiveness are paramount, ITS and Novus have partnered to deliver unique wholesale services. Giving schools high-speed connectivity and a secure cloud service portfolio they make considerable saving not having to invest in hardware and benefit from an enhanced user experience.

Donald Allison, Managing Director of Novus Group said, “Novus has worked in the education sector for over twenty years and saw the importance of offering end-to-end solutions. Our education customers wanted a single supplier that could provide everything from managed services, virtualisation through to content filtering, security and connectivity.”

These end-to-end services are a first for the education market and are expected to be rolled out to numerous schools over the next few months and the first few schools are already up and running. David Tindall, Managing Director of Schools Broadband part of the Talk Straight Group said, “As the leading educational ISP in the UK providing filtering, security and connectivity to thousands of schools, partnering with dedicated high-speed network providers such as ITS and managed infrastructure specialists, Novus gives customers the ability to have true gigabit speeds, which enhances learning and the use of cloud based services.”

Rod Lawrence, Head of Product and Network Strategy concluded, “This is a first in the ISP and education market, where a wholesale service is being delivered from one provider. These first rate services enable Novus to deliver a best in class service across all aspects of education internet connectivity.”