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Changes to .NET Framework

The April 2017 release of Engage saw an upgrade from Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 to 4.0. This means that any machine that runs Engage Server, Engage Desktop Application, Engage Portal (the webserver) or Engage Core Service will need to have

BETT 2017 Engage team

Show time at Bett 2017

The doors opened and our Engage team was present and correct. Although an exhausting time, we were delighted by the response of so many new faces coming to talk with us about our award winning Engage school management information system, which has been widely

Double First recognised by the Queen at celebration event

Yeovil-based Double First Ltd yesterday celebrated its 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, in recognition of its export growth since 2008, with an official presentation ceremony at Haynes International Motor Museum, Yeovil. Double First was joined by the Queen’s Somerset representative, the Deputy Lieutenant for Somerset, Richard Case CBE, as well as the Deputy Mayor for Yeovil, Councillor Recardo, among other valued guests

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Double First wins 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Double First Ltd, developer of the Engage school management system and Engage Accounts financial management software, is delighted to announce it has won a 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, in recognition of its export growth since 2008. Double First has seen exceptional levels of growth in recent years, most significantly in the Asia Pacific, Middle East and Southern Africa regions

Queens Award for Enterprise International Trade 2016 Emblem

New mobile App for Engage

Following demand from schools, Engage has released a mobile app for the Engage school management information system for parents and staff. The app enables quick and secure access to vital information such as timetabling, school notices, current fee balance, pupil and student reports

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Bett Awards 2016 finalist

Double First shortlisted at Bett Awards 2016

Double First is delighted to announce Engage has been shortlisted at the Bett Awards 2016, a real accolade at an event that attracts nearly 800 exhibitors which includes major companies such as Google, Microsoft, HP and Samsung. Keynote speakers this year include Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales. The Bett Awards is, in the words of the organiser, “more difficult than ever to win”