News

3rd January 2017

Send scanned documents straight to the cloud

Fujitsu has launched ScanSnap Cloud, adding the feature to its eponymous range of scanners and giving customers an even more convenient and faster way to send scanned images straight to cloud services. ScanSnap Cloud enables user to scan documents directly from Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 or iX100 directly to any cloud service, without needing to be connected to a PC or mobile device. Services such as OneDrive, Google Drive, Dropbox and several other services are fully supported. The software now comes free with every ScanSnap scanner […]
1st December 2016

The secure way to charge all laptops overnight

The Kensington AC12 Security Charging Cabinet provides convenience and flexibility for schools that want to charge up different devices overnight. Instead of having range-specific power adapter built-in, it simply provides 12 AC plugs into which any type of adapter can be plugged. The cabinet itself has enough room to accommodate the power units of the device, and slide-out drawers make an easier check-in/check-out experience for teachers or administrators. It can take 12 devices measuring up to 14-inches.
1st November 2016

WD adds colour to SSD range

WD has unveiled its first own-branded SATA SSDs for systems builders. The WD Blue and WD Green boast near-maximum speeds for SATA drives, best-in-class endurance and MTTF and WD Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T.) Lab certification, resulting in quick boot times and increased program responsiveness. The WD Blue SSDs are optimised for multitasking and resource-heavy applications. They are available in 250GB, 500GB, and 1TB capacities, and in both 2.5-inch/7mm case or M.2 2280 form factors. They offer up to 545MB/s and 525MB/s sequential read and write […]
10th October 2016

Converter King – New Website

Converter King – New Website The durable and well-presented three phase converters from Converter King is our latest in a long line of recent additions to our ecommerce websites. The site is running the latest version of our preferred on-line shop and integrated into pay as the preferred payment gateway. You can visit them in person at the Midlands Model Engineering Show from Thursday the 13th October to Sunday the 16th October 2016 or just use their shiny new website to place an order. We […]
22nd March 2016

Our School IT support contracts cover so much more!

Accidents happen and in a school this can happen involving ICT equipment which can sometimes put a strain on already stretched budgets. We have an electrostatic discharge area and rework equipment that has over the years repaired numerous pieces of equipment that other school it support suppliers would have written off and just replaced with a new unit. Broken screens, missing keys, projector repairs, motherboard re-soldering and network repairs are just some of the items that we have historically done; this week we have repaired […]
15th March 2016

Measham Skateboard park, DE12SK8

In April 2013 Cherry Orange were commissioned to build and host the DE12SK8 website to aid in the fundraising for the Measham Skate Park. On 24th September 2015 the Skate Park was officially opened and so the website that was once central to the fundraising was no longer required. We have included a few screenshots of the old website and any enquires in regards to the future of the DE12SK8.co.uk domain should be sent through via our contact form The Homepage The Plans The leave […]
5th February 2016

Cherry Orange Ltd Renews as Microsoft Authorized Education Partner

Cherry Orange Ltd Renews as Microsoft Authorized Education Partner in 2016 Cherry Orange earns distinction through commitment to academic customers. Midlands based education support company Cherry Orange, today announced it has become a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’s evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AEP authorization, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market expertise. The AEP program is designed to train participating resellers on Microsoft’s […]
15th October 2015

Doctors surgery & primary care phone system

When the purchase costs and maintenance costs of a surgery phone system are added to the general running costs, an average surgery in the UK spends £750 per month on their phone system*. Surgeries using babblevoice report a nearly 70% saving on their phone costs as well as benefiting from a useful array of new and exciting features. As a hosted phone system there are no maintenance, support or upgrade fees to pay as well as no line rental costs. Furthermore, all the telephone features […]
5th September 2015

Cherry Orange Computer Stand 5th September 2015

We had a great time at the Mac tools event this weekend and would like to thank you all for your hospitality. Cherry Orange.
18th August 2015

New servers added to our Hyper-V Cluster

In November 2014 we took the decision to move our existing infrastructure to Measham so that we could expand to fit our customer requirements and have more control over what and how we supply our services, I can honestly say the move went really well; within two weeks of our move we brought on line our new Hyper-V cluster to supply our new VPS (virtual private server) products, give our existing webservers more resilience and performance and scale our exchange server to cope with the […]