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Thursday 10 April 2014:

OpenSSL Heart Bleed issue

Scomis are aware of the OpenSSL Heart Bleed issue( Our services are being patched in line with vendor advice and we recommend schools check if any of their locally hosted services such as VLE

Wednesday 9 April 2014:

Spring 2014 SIMS and FMS Upgrade

What is it? The Spring 2014 upgrade will upgrade SIMS .net to version 7.156 and FMS to 6.156. It includes a number of fixes and enhancements. When will I get upgraded? Hosted (Terminal Server) Schools – Friday 11th/ Saturday 12th April Upgrade Service Schools – Will be contacted to book dates for the upgrade Own […]

Monday 7 April 2014:

End of support for Windows XP

As of 8th April 2014 Microsoft are no longer supporting the Windows XP desktop operating system. There will be no further official security updates or patches leaving computers unsecured and increasingly vulnerable to malicious attacks. It is important to note that any network attached computer running Windows XP could potentially be used as a ‘trusted […]


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Tuesday 15 April 2014:

Spring Examination Officers Network Meetings Updates

Following the recent Spring Examination Officers Network Meetings, please find attached updates from the examination boards. &#160; OCR Spring 2014 Update for Examination Officers OCR Spring 2014 Devon Torbay Plymouth OCR Spring 2014 Oxford &#160; AQA Spring 2014 Update for Examination Officers AQA March 2014 &#160; Pearson Spring 2014 Update for Examination Officers Pearson March [&#8230;]<div class="tptn_counter" id="tptn_counter_11485">(Visited 4 times, 4 visits today)</div>

Monday 14 April 2014:

Universal Infant Free School Meals & Dinner Money 7

From September 2014, all pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 in state-funded schools in England will be eligible for free school meals. This will include Academies, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units as well as Maintained Schools. NOTE: Existing entitlements to free school meals for disadvantaged pupils in nursery classes and at key stages [&#8230;]<div class="tptn_counter" id="tptn_counter_11477">(Visited 37 times, 37 visits today)</div>

Wednesday 2 April 2014:

Hosted Schools: Windows 7 External Connector “Incompatible Database” error after an upgrade

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