The Department for Education is facilitating a procurement of tablet devices through the Crown Commercial Services (CCS) Aggregation team. The pilot procurement made a saving of 12% for participating schools.
The procurement will offer 4 tablet options: Apple iPads, Microsoft Surface Pro, LearnPads and a generic tablet, along with associated items eg. covers, security marking, charging trolleys.
Indicative timescales are April/May: gather school’s commitment and volumes, with delivery targeted in July/August.
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It is not clear if this will include licences for management packages eg Airwatch MDM.