Apple Mac

Apple Business Manager- the new name for Apple DEP

10th August 2018

Being fully Apple Authorised, HardSoft are able to centrally register the Macs and iPads we lease to customers with Apple, which helps them with the management of their assets. Apple have recently relaunched their Device Enrolment Programme (DEP) as the new Apple Business Manager. This is, in essence, the enterprise version of Apple School Manager, […]

Apple Classroom Apps are Changing for 2018! Find out how right here

16th July 2018

Over the last 30 years, HardSoft has had the privilege of working in partnership with educators to understand how the latest technology we lease helps teachers unlock the full potential of their students. We’re excited at HardSoft to introduce the new Apple iPad, ready to lease, packed with powerful apps and a brand-new curriculum to help […]

Apple's Schoolwork App is Changing how Students Learn

6th June 2018

Frequently Asked Questions about Schoolwork Schoolwork is an iPad app built to help teachers unlock their student’s potential. Teachers can share class materials, assign activities within apps and view student progress in real time. Schoolwork allows the user to tailor instructions based on ‘individual needs’. Students have one place to see assignments, submit work, and […]

Apple's iMac celebrates 20 years on the market

25th May 2018

With iPhones, iPads, and Apple’s iMac amongst the most must-have products on the market today, it’s perhaps not surprising that they are the world’s most valuable publicly traded company. From Humble Beginnings… Of course, it hasn’t always been that way. Cast your mind back just 20 years to the glorious 90s and whilst N-sync were […]

Battle of the Tablet Laptops: The Dell 9575 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2

24th May 2018

Today we are comparing two laptops with a ‘convertible’ or  ‘transformative’ function against one another. Microsoft’s beautifully designed Surface Book 2 versus the brilliant Dell XPS 9575, let’s look at the numbers: Find out why the Dell XPS 9570 i9 is the best office laptop to lease in 2018! The first entry in the HardSoft Versus […]

Find out what Apple have planned for the iPad and Classroom!

23rd May 2018

The classroom is changing. Apple has made clear that they plan to work hand in hand with schools and Educators worldwide following the re-release and rebrand of their flagship iPad making it more: user-friendly, accessible and by developing both hardware and software that make them more easily applicable and relevant for teachers and students. This blog highlights […]

Ransomware is taking Apple Mac users hostage

5th April 2018

Global estimates are that a device linked to a business will fall victim to a Ransomware attack every 40 seconds. Fighting off malicious attacks has become bread and butter for businesses in the 21st century, last year the number of Ransomware attacks on businesses tripled for Mac and Windows users alike. But be not afeared! […]

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