School broadband connectivity through SEG Framework 3rd December 2021

SEGfL is once again able to offer schools and academies in the South East region, a procurement route to purchase their broadband connectivity. By partnering with South East Grid Framework, we are able to offer pricing to any school and academy for connectivity and network security. Through the Framework supplier, MLL Telecom, SEGfL is able to offer a multi-vendor, integration broadband offer so schools get the best solution, at the right price.

The offer:

  • Choice of Fast Full-Fibre or FTTC Connectivity
  • Optional Resilience for every School
  • Future-Proofed Technology
  • Optional Onsite or Centralised Security and Content Filtering
  • 24×7 Support

About the SEG Framework

The South East Grid Framework procurement was undertaken by the South East Grid Consortium, under a restricted OJEU process. The Framework can be used by any public sector organisation in the South East region (NUTS-J). SEGfL is supporting individual and small groups of schools who wish to use the Framework for their next broadband service.

In May 2021, MLL Telecom were awarded the contract for the SEG Framework. For more information about the SEG Framework click here.

About MLL Telecom

MLL Telecom is a leading provider of managed Wide Area Networks and telecommunication services such as LAN, UC, Wi-Fi, Security and Cloud Infrastructure . MLL specialises in supplying  secure connectivity solutions to Public Sector organisations and already provides services to hundreds of schools across the UK today. MLL understands the unique requirements for schools including the ever increasing demand for more bandwidth delivered in a way that allows children to have safe access to the internet.

MLL’s independence means we can source the most cost effective solutions from the entire UK market and provide this as a competitive managed service for our customers.

As you’d expect, MLL is fully compliant with Government Standards including PSN, IS27001, IS14001 and CyberEssentials Plus.

 

MLL Telecom will provide:

Managed Connectivity

MLL can provide a range of managed connectivity options which include access to the Internet using firewalls and content filtering to protect children and staff. MLL’s service is fully managed round the clock underpinned by industry-leading SLAs.

Janet Network

Through the MLL contract, schools and academies can be directly connected to the Janet network and become part the of the NEN- the national education network through SEGfL. Benefits from being part of the Janet network include direct connectivity into Google, Microsoft, Apple, BBC and Amazon Web Services.

Specialist Schools Support

Each contract will be supported by the educational IT support specialists, SchoolsICT. They have vast experience in delivering services to hundreds of schools across SEGfL.This partnership ensures that each school or Trust will be managed through their connectivity journey by experts who understand the school environment.

 

If you would like to find out more or would like to get a quotation, please email broadband@segfl.org.uk or call 01628 495 400 option 2