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Blog - Network Visibility and Authentication
Network visibility and authentication: Your school’s cyber security superpowers

When it comes to cyber security, schools need to be as vigilant as any business. After all, they deal with…

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Enabling educators to shift from ‘digital naïve’ to ‘digital native’

What a coincidence that the only difference between ‘digital naïve’ and ‘digital native’ is a T… training! While the concept…

Webinar: Data#3 Licensing Update and Microsoft 365 A5 Deep Dive
Data#3 Licensing Update and Microsoft 365 A5 Deep Dive

During the recent ISQ IT Managers forum, many schools expressed strong interest in a follow-up session on Microsoft 365…

Microsoft Surface Laptop SE, designed and built for education

Microsoft’s first laptop, designed and built JUST for education    Reserve a Demo Unit…

Welcoming the HP ProBook 440, a new Classroom Champion

What makes the ideal school laptop? Is it dependability, saving educators time troubleshooting during lessons? Is it a battery that…

Webinar: Digital tools to encourage productivity, engagement, and collaboration
Digital tools to encourage productivity, engagement, and collaboration for Education

Education is evolving at lightning speed, with remote classrooms, new learning models, and complex security issues. The right digital tools…

Print and transformation: Why print belongs in your wider IT strategy

The phrase business (or digital) transformation brings to mind fundamental changes to techniques, processes, and technologies with the goal of…

Print is back! Design, transition, and manage your schools print fleet with Data#3 and HP

The printer – and close cousin, the photocopier – have been a school staple for decades. While some argue that…

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Australian Islamic College transforms teaching, learning and IT management outcomes with Data#3 and Microsoft

February 24, 2022; Perth, Australia: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it has worked with…

AIC Case Study
Customer Story: Australian Islamic College

Australian Islamic College transforms teaching, learning and IT management outcomes with Microsoft 365 Download Customer Story…

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Australian Islamic College: A Microsoft Teams Collaboration Case Study

The Australian Islamic College embarked on a significant digital transformation journey to enhance collaboration, support online learning and digitalise core…

Westminster Schools Case Study
Data#3 upgrades Adelaide’s Westminster School’s IT systems with Dell EMC VxRail HCI

Author: Nico Arboleda, Journalist, CRN Australia Source Publication: CRN Australia (Click to view on source website) Managed services provider Data#3…

Meet the Surface Go 3
Meet the Surface Go 3

The Surface Go is loved by both students and mobile workers for compact size, and pocket rocket productivity. And…

School Education Cybersecurity Exam
Would your school pass or fail the cybersecurity exam?

Lessons learned from the K-12 Education sector Since early 2020, Australian schools have demonstrated remarkable adaptability and innovation, but they…

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Data#3’s Managed Services to Bolster Digital Transformation at the Department for Education in South Australia

December 08, 2021; Adelaide, Australia: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it will work with…

Essential 8 Security Webinar
Improve your school’s Essential 8 maturity with Data#3 and Microsoft

Many organisations struggle with their cybersecurity posture. Some have managed to arrive at a state of awareness, but very few…

Device Review - Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga Gen2
Set up your students for success with the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga Gen2

The pandemic is affecting many facets of our daily lives, none more so than the way we learn. As schools…

Customer Story: St Peter’s College

St Peter’s College innovates in the data decade For St Peter’s College, a leading independent boys primary and secondary…

eBook - Next Gen Doc Management
Next Generation Document Management in Education

No sector has transformed faster than education in recent times. However few schools or higher education organisations have gone…

Video: Cyber Maturity in Education Part 2
Cyber Maturity in Education Part 2

Watch part 1 here > Practical steps to improve your School’s Security Posture Outlining…

Video: Cyber Maturity in Education Part 1
Cyber Maturity in Education Part 1

Practical steps to improve your school’s security posture Outlining common cybersecurity gaps in school environments and how you can take…

Data#3 inspires the future ICT workforce with the Australian Computer Society’s Gateway to Industry Schools program

Learn how Data#3 joined forces with the Australian Computer Society to support students looking to forge a career in information…

Adobe Spark Teacher PD Video Resources
Adobe Spark and Microsoft Video Resources for Schools

As the preferred software partner for thousands of Australian schools, Data#3 invited educational specialists from Microsoft and Adobe…

Surface Laptop 4: built for a digital-rich classroom
Surface Laptop 4: built for a digital-rich classroom

Striking the perfect balance between price, performance, portability and design – the Surface Laptop has always attracted attention in…

HP Virtual Reality Demonstration

Through virtual reality (VR), students (and teachers!) can interact and engage with complex concepts whilst supporting…

The Future in Focus: A Technology Report from Data#3

The unparalleled turbulence of 2020 and its resulting effects have been monumental. Driven by the global pandemic, mass changes to…

How VR is opening a whole new world of opportunities
How VR is opening a whole new world of opportunities

65% of students in today’s primary schools will work in jobs that don’t yet exist today. It’s time to reinvent…

How VR can help students succeed in the age of experience
How VR can help students succeed in the age of experience

It’s predicted that 65% of today’s primary school students will work in jobs that don’t yet exist today. As this…

Data#3 Delivers Enhanced Digital Experience for Edith Cowan University, Secures Network Managed Services Renewal

Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it has secured the renewal of a network…

Surface Pro 7+ for Business: Made for new, evolving workstyles
Surface Pro 7+ for Business: Made for new, evolving workstyles

The recent announcement of the new Surface Pro 7+ for Business, an update to…

The impact of COVID-19 on ICT within Australian schools
The impact of COVID-19 on ICT within Australian schools

2020 has been an incredibly challenging and transformative year for Australian schools. To measure the impact, Data#3 and technology…

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Build the right Surface fleet in education

Need help choosing which Surface device is the right fit? Use this guide to find the perfect match for…

Webinar: Intellifent compliance and security solutions for Education
Intelligent compliance and security solutions for Education

For educators, student safety and wellbeing continue to remain a crucial priority. Following the rapid and widespread deployment of collaboration…

Webinar: AIS Modern Deployment
AIS Modern Deployment

Amidst today’s current challenges, Windows Autopilot and modern device management can simplify your device deployment and configuration journey. Looking…

Data#3 awarded HP PC partner of the year
Data#3 Awarded HP PC Partner of the Year

Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider Data#3 today announced that it has been recognised by HP as PC…

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World Computer Literacy Day: Not Just a Once-Yearly Event, According to Data#3

Recognised annually across the globe on 2 December, World Computer Literacy Day is not just a once-a-year event, according to…

How to pick the right Surface devices for your school’s fleet

We spend a lot of time thinking about where education is heading, what challenges the future may bring and how…

Customer Story: Banksia Montessori School

Banksia Montessori School Powers Collaboration with Microsoft 365 Mail Migration Objective Staff at the Banksia Montessori School had a very…

Unboxing the Surface Laptop Go

Surface Laptop Go is the lightest and more affordable Surface Laptop released. With 13 hours of battery life, a…

Data#3 Announces Innovative Partnership to Support Student Mental Health Needs

Brisbane, Australia: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced a ground-breaking partnership with Gaggle, a US-based technology…

Taking the Work out of the School Network

While there’s no consensus on who coined the phrase ‘truth is stranger than fiction’, you’d be hard pressed to find…

Emerging digital transformation trends in Australia & New Zealand’s K-12 education

2020 has turned out to be a very different year than expected – arguably nowhere more so than in the…

Meet Surface Laptop Go – the perfect everyday laptop

It’s been just under 40 years since the first laptop surfaced. While the original grandaddy of modern laptops is often…

A new era of security risks in education

For educators, ensuring the safety and wellbeing of students has always been a critical priority – one that’s been seriously…

Return to campus: 5 digital challenges for education

2020 has been a tumultuous year for Australia’s education sector. The sudden shift to remote learning has placed schools, universities,…

Unboxing the Surface Go 2

Primary school students are engaging with technology in the classroom (and from home), more than ever before. Using digital…

HP ProBook x360 435: The latest in hybrid learning

While digital learning initiatives have been in sharp focus for some time now, it’s safe to say that improving the…

Five devices that deliver a great learning experience

If anyone was previously unaware of the ingenuity, passion and dedication that exists in Australia’s schools, 2020 has left no…

Unboxing the HP ProBook x360 435
Unboxing the HP ProBook x360 435

In a recent survey, 61% of schools said they expect to begin the next school year in a hybrid learning…

Victoria University works with Data#3, Implements High Performance Pure Storage Solution to Create New Opportunities on Campus

Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it has worked with Victoria University in Melbourne…

Customer Story: Victoria University

Modern All-Flash Storage Environment Accelerates Application Delivery for Victoria University Objective Although Victoria University’s old storage systems had reliably operated…

Digital equity and the role of modern device management

Digital Equity, or the ability to access required technology, tools and systems to enable modern learning, has been a…

Zero Touch Deployment for Schools

In an ideal modern learning environment, every student has access to technology with secure, persistent connectivity, relevant applications, rich…

Cisco Maintenance and The Data#3 Hub – Saving money for higher education

In this video resource, Peter Mai, Cisco Software Consultant and David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, discuss how Data#3…

Using Microsoft Teams in Education – FAQ

As schools transition to hybrid remote and in-class learning models, many have adopted collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams…

It’s go time: meet the new Surface Go 2

The smallest member of the Surface family, the 2-in-1 Surface Go, may have only made its official debut two years…

Data#3 Program Cultivates Digital Design Skills for Students

May 08, 2020: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, has partnered with Deakin University in a program promoting…

A path to the new normal

Australians have a history of coming together in times of crisis. Through bushfires, floods and droughts, we support one another.

Safeguarding Student Data for the Future

As the education sector shifts to respond to COVID-19, thousands of students are transitioning to learning from home.

How to get started on Microsoft Teams for Education

With Microsoft Teams, your students, teachers and staff can stay connected and engaged regardless of where they are, or…

Customer Story: St Mary’s College

St Mary’s College Safeguards Staff and Students with Next-Generation Firewall Solution Objective As one of Tasmania’s most respected educators, St…

Hobart’s St Mary’s College Safeguards Staff and Students with Next-Generation Cybersecurity Solution from Data#3

March 19, 2020; Brisbane, Australia: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it has worked with…

How schools are using UXI to confidently prepare for NAPLAN Online

The countdown to mandatory NAPLAN Online adoption is well and truly on, with all Australian schools expected to move from…

Surface Studio 2 is transforming learning
Beauty, brawn and brains – Surface Studio 2 is transforming learning

Classrooms and university campuses sure have changed. It wasn’t that long ago that whiteboards and thumb drives overtook blackboards and…

Surface as a Service: Flexible management for schools
Surface as a Service: Flexible management for schools

Over the last ten years, I’ve witnessed a significant shift in campuses across the country – schools and universities alike…

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Microsoft Teams for the Modern Classroom: It’s all academic

How do you get 500 students to actively engage with their coursework and collaborate effectively with their classmates? No, it’s…

Surface Hub 2S
Teamwork without boundaries: Meet the new Surface Hub 2S

Empowering teams and embracing collaboration is about to get a whole lot easier following Microsoft’s announcement of the all new…

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The five essentials for building a next-generation campus network

Today, 9 out of 10 Australian students have access to a computer on campus1 and 75% of teachers believe digital…

Microsoft Surface Studio 2 hands on demo
Microsoft Surface Studio 2 Demonstration

Join Data#3 Device Specialist, Jesse Lee, as he explores the features of the Surface Studio 2. Perfect for designers, architects…

Video Windows Autopilot Demo
Windows Autopilot Education Demonstration

Many schools find it hard to manage the roll-out, reset and repurposing of classroom devices. Smaller schools lack the time…

Autopilot vs Set up School PCs app

Microsoft is doing some pretty amazing things when it comes to helping customers set up multiple devices, fast. Nowhere is…

NAPLAN is moving online – Are you ready for this?

With all schools transitioning to online testing by 2021, NAPLAN is likely to be the first time many schools have…

Blog - A Lessons in Network Planning
A lesson in network planning

IT departments in the education sector have long faced a familiar set of challenges when planning, deploying and maintaining campus…

Customer Story: Melbourne City Mission

Ready for School: Melbourne City Mission leverages innovative technology to help prepare at-risk students for future employment Objective To deploy…

Melbourne City Mission leverages innovative Microsoft technology to help prepare at-risk students for future employment

April 08, 2019; Melbourne, Australia: Leading Australian technology services and solutions provider, Data#3, today announced that it has worked with…

Surface Go - built for little hands with big ideas
Surface Go – built for little hands with big ideas

Surface Go is the first step to enabling the schools of tomorrow There is a new breed of device that…

Handling Multiple Windows Autopilot Profiles in Intune

Recently, I was helping a school with their Windows Autopilot journey, and we came across an…

2019 – Time to make virtual a reality

Imagine a world where rather than reading or viewing the weekends sports news you can actually experience the event being…

Customer Story: Flinders University
Customer Story: Flinders University

Flinders University Introduces Solution to Keep Students and Staff Safer Online Objective To gain the visibility needed to identify advanced…

Customer Story - Ormiston College
Customer Story: Ormiston College

Data#3 Keeps Ormiston College on the Leading Edge of Education Technology Customer Profile Ormiston College is an independent, co-educational, non-denominational…

Customer Story: Eastside Lutheran College
Customer Story: Eastside Lutheran College

Eastside Lutheran College Supports Modern Learning with A+ Technology Solution Objective To better manage IT costs, while providing a sustainable,…

Delivering Digital Learning | Anywhere, anytime, on any device

90% of today’s students use digital learning resources, with majority starting as young as 5 years old. See how the generation…

Deakin University - Data#3
Deakin University Cultivates Innovative Learning with Data#3

June 29, 2018; Melbourne, Australia: Leading IT services and solutions provider, Data#3, has paired up with Victoria’s Deakin University to…

Customer Story: All Saints Anglican School
Video Customer Story: All Saints Anglican School

Working with Data#3 and Microsoft, All Saints Anglican School undertook a comprehensive review of its technology needs and how…

The impressive returns of education device programs - Data#3
The impressive returns of education 1:1 device programs | Financial impact study

The Microsoft Surface family unshackles students and teachers from their desks, enabling previously impossible ways to teach, engage and…

Data#3 Security in Education
Security in Education | Expert Panel Discussion

Data#3 invited a panel of industry experts to discuss the evolving security requirements for education institutions, including the recently introduced…

Video Customer Story - The Southport School
Video Customer Story: The Southport School

Working closely with Data#3, The Southport School deployed a next-generation wireless network solution to provide seamless coverage, improved performance with…

Customer Story - The Southport School
Customer Story: The Southport School

The Southport School benefits from next-generation wireless network Objective To upgrade the school’s wireless network to deliver…

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Data#3 Solution Helps The Southport School Lead the Way in Innovative Teaching

May 01, 2018; Brisbane, Australia: The Southport School has recently worked with Data#3 to implement a next-generation wireless network solution.

Smarter student relationships with Microsoft Dynamics 365

Universities are leveraging CRM technologies such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 to deliver efficiency, productivity and the platform needed to…

Video Customer Story: John Paul College
Video Customer Story: John Paul College

Watch this video and learn how a solution from Data#3 and Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, helped John Paul…

Customer Story: John Paul College
Customer Story: John Paul College

John Paul College upgrades wireless infrastructure to support a dynamic and collaborative learning environment for teachers and students. Objective To…

John Paul College Transforms Teaching and Learning Practices with Data#3 Solution
John Paul College Transforms Teaching and Learning Practices with Data#3 Solution

March, 05, 2018; Brisbane, Australia: Brisbane’s John Paul College, an independent co-educational school with over 2,000 students ranging from pre-kindergarten…

Digital Transformation - Data#3
How can universities surf the second wave of digital transformation?

The first wave of digital Over the last decade, universities have given considerable attention to meeting the escalating expectations of…

University of Adelaide - Customer Story
Customer Story: University of Adelaide

Data#3 helps the University of Adelaide streamline its licensing environment to reduce cost, complexity and compliance risk. Objective To simplify…

The Power of Digital Inking
The Power of Digital Inking in the Classroom

90% of teachers believe digital inking improves the quality of their curriculum. This IDC study of 685 teachers exposes the…

Microsoft 365 Education Changes

As of October 2017, Microsoft has changed the way education customers license and deploy Microsoft products. Learn about your options…

Upcoming changes to Microsoft education licensing

Microsoft is changing the way education customers purchase, deploy and manage Microsoft products. The changes will be in effect…

Cisco Webex Teams for Education text card
Cisco Webex Teams for Education

Webex Teams is a cloud-based, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application combining messaging, calls, video conferencing, file sharing and real-time whiteboarding…

The Anywhere Classroom for Tertiary Discussion Paper

85% of students claim that digital capabilities are a top determinate in their selection of a University or College1 . It’s…

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The Anywhere Classroom for K-12 Discussion Paper

When developing and assessing a technology strategy for your school, it can be a challenge to benchmark where you are,…

Introducing The Anywhere Classroom

The Anywhere Classroom is a mobility solution and technology framework designed specifically for the Education Sector, to get technology…

The mobility vision is enticing, but how will your school get there?

By David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 Limited [Reading time: 2:48 mins] Today’s classrooms are less about traditional…

BYOD in Schools – an inevitable evolution?

By David Wain National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 Limited [Reading time: 2:36 mins] These days, it’s a fact of…

Developing an ICT plan that aligns with your school’s objectives

By David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 Limited [Reading time: 3:19 mins] The gap between IT and the…

Transforming Health and Safety with The Anywhere Classroom

By David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 Limited [Reading time: 2:55 mins] Managing Health…

Data#3 announces significant contract win in Education sector

Data#3, a leading Australian technology provider, today announced that it has successfully secured a large contract for the Department of…

Improving the classroom experience with Microsoft and Windows 10

By Chris Sweeney, Consultant – Microsoft Systems Management and End User Computing, Data#3 [Reading time: 3 mins] Windows 10…

Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University deploys next-generation Cisco network service Background Located in Western Australia, Edith Cowan University (ECU) provides tuition…

How Mobility is Shaping the Informal Campus

By David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 Limited [Reading time: 2 mins] While universities have…

Extending Duty of Care Considerations to Today’s Anywhere Classroom

By David Wain, National Practice Manager – Education, Data#3 [Reading time: 2.25 min] Private, State and Catholic…

Customer Story: Brisbane Boys’ College

Building the Schools of the Future Background: Brisbane Boys’ College is one of Australia’s most innovative and successful schools. Generations…