Customer stories


From small rural schools to large senior colleges, our customers across Aotearoa all have the same desire – to trust N4L to provide a safe and reliable online learning environment, so they can focus on teaching and learning.

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“N4L is an awesome service with a fantastic Helpdesk. It has made a massive difference in digital learning since it's launch... Keep up the great work.”

Armand de Villiers, Te Puke High School

“N4L has been very supportive of our multiple internet issues and outages this year. We have really appreciated the ongoing support for our VERY small school, one of the most remote in Mainland NZ.”

Laura Thompson, Waitaria Bay School
Schools and kura share their stories about how we have enabled their ākonga to learn safely online.
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Transforming digital learning in Aotearoa’s most remote locations

In 2023 the Satellite for Schools programme provided Starlink technology to 40 eligible schools and kura that struggled with internet connection due to their remote locations. Watch how satellite transformed digital learning by allowing a rural kura to connect to the world.

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Resolving email security issues with expert support

When an Auckland College experienced a security incident, our team of experts were on hand to help. Watch Kelston Girls College’s story here and understand how Email Protection can help protect your school.
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Bringing the world to our children

When this small rural school upgraded their Wi-Fi network, they were able to bring the world to the children and open up learning possibilities. Find out how we helped give them a safer and more seamless network. Watch Windwhistle School’s story here.
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Seamless connectivity for teachers & students

Students expect to have access to online content wherever they are in the school, but in a large College, it’s not always easy. Watch Long Bay College’s story here.
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From negative to positive in a matter of hours

When we upgraded the Wi-Fi at Sunnybrae Normal School, it changed everything for them. Watch Sunnybrae School’s story here.
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Support when you need it most

Valuable hands-on support for schools, kura and their IT providers ensures smarter, safer internet for learning. Our customers share their experiences using our Helpdesk and School Relationship Managers. Listen to their story here.


A seamless network connection for schools: anywhere, anytime

We work with your school to design a secure network based on your needs. Giving you confidence to focus on teaching while we manage your network. Find out more here.
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Giving your school a more secure and personalised network

Watch our video about how Amberley school and their assigned IT partner, Smart Computer Systems, describe the value and benefits Secure Access provides for their students and staff.
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Improve the control and security of your network

Watch our video here to hear what Maungatūroto School did to ensure a successful migration to Secure Access and how important it is to this Northland Primary School.
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9 months without internet at Home!

Not all students have access to the internet at home. With our help, students at a Bay of Plenty school were able to continue with learning at home during the COVID outbreak. Watch Te Akau ki Papamoa School’s story here.
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Ensuring students have a safe and positive digital exam experience

With exams approaching, Birkenhead College needed to ensure their network could cope with the increasing number of students. See how they worked with us to ensure a successful outcome here.
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Help protect ākonga to learn online safely

N4L’s fully funded Safe & Secure Internet gives your school the best tech available to help all ākonga learn safely. With continual protection against evolving online threats, your school will have one less thing to worry about. Learn more here.
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Preparation is the key to success

With our support, Whangarei Girls’ High School is now ready for their first year of digital exams. Watch Whangarei Girls’ High School’s story here.
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Keeping our tamariki safe online

Hear how three schools across Aotearoa are using N4L’s Safe & Secure internet to help protect their students online. When you limit distractions and prevent online threats and harmful content, students can learn more independently. Listen to their story here.

Read how our teams helped Richmond View School when they experienced a cybersecurity incident.