Wauton Samuel & Co Ltd is a company supplying student information systems to schools and local authorities in England. Founded in 1994, Wauton Samuel became a limited company in 1999 and operates in the same market as larger companies such as SIMS.net. The company predominately supplies primary schools in the London area. The introduction of innovative products is a priority aim and objective for the company.In 2008 Wauton Samuel were awarded a local business award. The award was 'Best use of innovation' for the development of its range of data management software solutions for schools and voluntary organisations.
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The company's technical staff, alongside other companies, attend consultative meetings with the DCSF about information management systems in schools. Wauton Samuel is signatory to the Memorandum of Understanding between the DCSF and student information system suppliers, which inter alia aims to reduce the burden of data collection in schools. The company is a member of SIFA and supports the use of the Schools Interoperability Framework in the United Kingdom. The DCSF, DIUS and Becta recommend the adoption and use of SIF.