Chestnut Grove Academy in Wandsworth caters for over 900 pupils, inclusive of Sixth Form. Sitting in the highest quintiles for free school meals and pupils with special educational needs, and with Tablet PCs the stated ICT Development in the School Improvement Plan, getting the best value from traditional hardware purchases is essential.
The desktop PC solution needed to cope with high levels of traffic and a diverse range of users. Cabling needed to be secure and neatly controlled. Openings and recesses in the cases needed to be sealed or secured and chassis needed to be hardy enough to cope with the high levels of use.
Finally the system needed to provide high levels of up-time for many years, so filters and professional grade moving parts were essential. All of which must t within a tight budget for which Andy Lush, IT Manager at Chesnut Grove chose Zoostorm Delta units quite simply because
“We needed to prevent kids unplugging cables and keep the desktop units as tidy as possible.” Andy Lush, IT Manager