Launch Control

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Technical support from KRCS

The iPad deployment assistant for schools

Launch Control from KRCS is designed to assist schools with new iPad deployments to get the technical setup just right from day one and keep it that way, but is equally relevant to schools who may have been using iPads for some time and for whatever reason are finding technical challenges an obstacle. Whichever package you choose our experts will help to build firm foundations for your deployment and ensure that iPad can be used as a transformational tool for learning without unnecessary technical concerns.

Launch Control: Remote


Experienced KRCS technicians will conduct private and live one to one webinar or remote control sessions. Both sessions are aimed at the schools technical lead of the iPad project, but Session One will also require a member of staff with authority to open Apple deployment programmes accounts for the school:

Session One

  • Apple School Manager
    • Apple Volume Purchase Programme enrolment (VPP)
    • Apple Device Enrolment Programme registration (DEP)
  • Apple ID strategy
  • Configuration profile strategy

Session Two

  • DEP integration with mobile device management solution (MDM)
  • VPP integration with MDM
  • Managed app distribution setup in MDM
  • Configuration profile setup in MDM
  • Device registration for DEP
  • Pilot device enrolment in MDM

Launch Control: OnSite

typically £1,199+VAT for a primary school

Including all of the benefits from Launch Control: Remote plus a full day on-site from the technician to assist with the following:

  • Device enrolment and verification
  • Coaching for ongoing management of Apple deployment programs
  • File management workflow best practices
  • Planning for user ‘on boarding’ sessions
  • MDM tips, tricks and best practices
    • Deploying an app
    • Removing an app
    • Refreshing devices
    • Password reset
    • Backing up devices
    • Restoring devices

Launch Control: Sustain

from £99+VAT per month for a primary school with a minimum 6 month subscription

Ongoing remote and on-site support as required for your iPad deployment. Unlimited on-site collection and return of repairs, and up to two on-site technician visits per year of continuous subscription to assist with any aspect of the deployment are included. Typical uses of this service include:

  • New app purchase/deployment
  • Modifying configuration profiles
  • Remote assistance with new MDM features
  • Registration for new Apple deployment programs
  • Ongoing device registration for DEP
  • Assistance with major iOS update rollout
  • Priority repairs with on-site service

More information

For more information about Launch Control please get in touch with our education team on 0115 985 1797 or email