Museum IT Services

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IT Equipment for Museum

Museums use technology to serve their IT users, guests, and stakeholders effectively. They collect and process data, provide accountability, and communicate with their customers.

We know it’s crucial to gather, store, and transfer this sensitive data securely. Our solutions ensure data protection. D&A Media’s support team will help your team securely access files from home, the office, or any remote location.

Importance of IT Services in Museums

Effective IT services are crucial for modern museums. They streamline operations, improve visitor experiences, and protect sensitive information. Reliable networks and systems ensure smooth daily activities. Secure databases store details of valuable artefacts.

Quick access to information aids staff and researchers. Museums require robust cybersecurity measures to prevent data breaches. User-friendly digital platforms engage visitors and offer educational content. 

Efficient ticketing systems manage admissions seamlessly. Cloud services support remote work and collaboration. Strong technical support minimises downtime and maximises productivity.

Our IT support packages:

IT-Service

ESSENTIAL SUPPORT

  • Health check
  • Remote support
  • Online ticketing system
  • Schedule online support sessions
  • System Monitoring and Reporting
  • Email connectivity assistance
  • Print, copy & scan help
  • Free 100GB online back-up 

from £9.99 (Per User)

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ENHANCED SUPPORT

  • Includes all Silver support services plus…
  • Dedicated support technician
  • Proactive health monitoring
  • Microsoft 365 services management
  • Proactive system monitoring
  • End-point cyber security and anti-virus
  • Free 500GB online back-up
  • Security event monitoring
  • System update management
  • Virus protection management
  • Firewall and gateway management

from £19.99 (Per User)

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PLATINUM SUPPORT

  • Includes all enhanced support services plus…
  • On-site support engineer
  • Unlimited online back-up
  • Remote management
  • Remote user assistance
  • System load balancing
  • Bandwidth usage tracking & optimisation*
  • Application log monitoring and management
  • Desktop policy management
  • Managed system update service

from £39.99 (Per User)

Core IT Solutions for Museums

Network Infrastructure

A strong network infrastructure is essential for museums. It ensures reliable internet access and connectivity, which supports daily operations and digital displays. Fast and stable networks improve visitor experiences and safeguard sensitive data. Professional installation and maintenance are important, and regular updates and monitoring prevent issues. Investing in a robust network system is crucial for museum functionality.

Data Management

Efficient data management is vital for museums. It organises and stores important information, secures databases to protect sensitive data, and supports staff operations with easy access to data. Digital records keep artefact details safe, and regular backups prevent data loss. Proper data management improves overall efficiency.

Security Systems

Security systems are crucial for museums because they protect artefacts and valuable items. Surveillance cameras monitor the premises, whereas access control systems restrict entry to certain areas. Alarms alert staff to breaches, and cybersecurity measures prevent data theft. Regular updates keep systems secure. Consider staff training to increase security awareness.

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Digital Preservation

Digital preservation is vital for history museums. It keeps digital artefacts intact. Reliable storage solutions protect digital files, and regular backups prevent data loss. Metadata organises and retrieves files, making them easier to search, while updated software ensures file compatibility. Training staff on best practices is essential.

Visitor Experience Enhancement

Improving the visitor experience is crucial. This can be achieved with interactive exhibits that engage guests and mobile apps that offer extra information. Online ticketing eases entry, whereas virtual tours expand the audience. 

Benefits of IT Services for Museum

The key benefits of using professional museum IT services include:

  • Lower staffing costs
  • 24/7 service with holiday cover
  • Support available up to 7 days a week
  • Reduce operational risk
  • Maintain stable and reliable IT systems
  • Scalable solutions to grow with your needs
  • Allow staff to focus on daily tasks
  • Protect data and ensure compliance
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Digital Exhibition Technologies and Interactive Displays in Museums

Museums now use more interactive displays in their art exhibits. These displays offer a hands-on learning approach and create immersive experiences for visitors. Connecting physical objects with digital content keeps people interested and encourages them to come back.

Our museum interactive kiosk software provides a powerful platform for creating such engaging experiences.

Collection Management Systems for Museums

Our web-based system manages all aspects of your workflow. It integrates smoothly with conservation documentation, online collections, and digital asset management.

Online Ticketing and Visitor Management Solutions for Museums

D&A Media’s visitor management solution makes accessing attractions and artworks quick and easy. It includes an online reservation system, guide management, cash register system, and access control for maximum convenience.

Visitors can learn about offers like tickets, guided tours, and memberships in the online store. They can secure tickets or book guided tours online before arriving. With an online ticket, guests skip the queue, enjoy their visit, and pay easily with their patron or membership card.

Event Management Solutions for Museums

D&A Media optimises every aspect of your institution’s events. We offer features to sell tickets for group tours and manage large-scale events. This all-in-one solution adapts to your cultural institution’s unique needs.

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Educational and Outreach IT Museums Services

Museums should invest in educational and outreach IT services, including digital learning platforms. These services allow staff to easily create and share educational content. 

Virtual classes and workshops expand the museum’s reach. Online newsletters keep the community informed. E-learning tools improve knowledge and engagement. IT services support outreach programs effectively.

IT Infrastructure and Support Services for Museums

Modern museums rely on strong IT infrastructure. Reliable networks keep operations smooth, and regular maintenance ensures efficiency. 

Technical support handles immediate issues, while secure servers protect digital artefacts. Cloud solutions provide flexible storage, and professional IT services increase reliability.

Why Work With Us?

D&A Media has the experience and expertise to support you at any level. We know that outsourcing your IT can seem daunting, but our friendly and knowledgeable team has successfully managed clients of all sizes. 

Whether you need device management, cloud services, or fully managed IT services, D&A Media has a solution for you. Call us today to learn how we can support your museum with expert IT services, allowing you to focus on success and growth.

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F.A.Q.s

What is visitor flow technology in museums?

Flow technology helps museums see how visitors interact with exhibits and move around the building. The data shows which exhibits attract the most attention. This information helps create experiences that keep visitors coming back.

What is the influence of technology on museums?

Technology has changed how museums work in the 21st century. Digital tools and marketing solutions help create modern experiences for visitors. Museums also use new technologies to run more efficiently and save costs.

Which application program is used for museums?

Museums use application programs to manage operations and improve visitor experiences. Collection management systems track and document artefacts. Digital asset management software stores digital files. Online ticketing systems streamline entry. Interactive kiosk software engages visitors with displays. Event management software organises tours and activities. These tools support efficient management and enriching experiences.