Central Source and HiQ Computers have created a unique partnership that provides one of a kind integrated services to their clients. By combining Central Source's focus on providing unparalleled operations support and HiQ's expertise in high level engineering, we are able to provide integrated IT services that best meet our clients' needs at very cost efficient pricing models.
Central Source has developed a high level team of experienced IT and Educational Leaders to offer a suite of Technical Services that is unparalleled in the industry. Although Central Source meets the needs of many different clients, our strength is our focus on Charter Schools.
Our IT Leadership team have a combined 50(+) years of experience in the IT and Educational Leadership space. This combined with top level engineers and end user support technicians enables Central Source to provide comprehensive Information Technology Services comprised of:
Includes unlimited access to CIO level leadership to assist with all technology related decisions and planning. Hiring in house Technology Leadership is cost prohibitive for many organizations. By sharing this expertise amongst many organizations you benefit from having access for everyday decision making without the expense of a full time leadership position.
Navigating the world of technology acquisition and vendor management can be overwhelming. Central Source IT Leadership can handle this burdensome task for you. Central Source will manage all your IT purchasing and provide expert guidance in your solution selections and vendor partnerships.
Guidance on best practices in leveraging technology to enhance the teaching & learning
Acquiring and installing the latest technologies in your school is not enough. Modeling and implementing best practices from around the country to leverage your investment in technology to support teaching and learning is what is important. Our experienced staff, can bring these best practices to your schools to ensure you are not just purchasing technology, but actually impacting student outcomes.
Technology Plan & Vision Development
Having a well thought out and achievable technology plan that supports teaching and learning is critical to a successful school. Our IT Leadership team will assist in developing a plan that both meets your needs today and also sets a road map for the future as your organization grows. At the same time the plan will be aligned to today's new technologies that best support teaching and learning in the classroom, while aligning to your budget.
New Construction IT consultation
Technology planning in any new construction is critical. This is more than including wires and infrastructure. Aligning the technology in any new construction to the educational vision of the school is extremely important and sometimes difficult to accomplish. Our talented staff have many years of experience working with architects designing educational spaces and incorporating the best aligned technology to support your vision.
Remote System administration and management
Much like CIO leadership, hiring skilled network and server engineers to manage your core infrastructure can be cost prohibitive. By sharing resources, Central Source can provide top level engineering services to monitor and manage all or your infrastructure needs. This allows your staff to focus on what's important; supporting teaching and learning in the classrooms.