Content-aware, 100% real-time filtering protects students in real-time, all of the time.
Blocks pages, not sites, to eliminate overblocking and promote productive online experiences.
Available as on-premise, cloud or hybrid deployments.
Smoothwall Filter is recognised as an Accredited Filter Provider with the UK Safer Internet Centre (UK SIC).
Assesses and permits web pages at the point of request. Inappropriate or harmful content is blocked the second it goes live. Students are protected at all times.
Notifies of incidents across 7 category rule sets, enabling prompt attention. Enables reporting on search behaviours by individual or groups to support incident investigations and education.
Provides filtering across public Wi-Fi and guest mobile devices securely on the network and across all platforms. Meaning students' own devices are fully filtered too.
Detects harmful or malicious content that is hidden, including behind Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and secure anonymous proxies.
Provides flexible tools to remove inappropriate content from social media sites while permitting read-only access for students’ research and learning.
Enables tailored policies based on user group, content category, time, location IP, subnet and hostname for mobile devices and laptops. Allows students safe, age-/time-appropriate online experiences regardless of device or location.
Offers intelligent bandwidth management to allow media and file sharing in class/school with minimum impact on existing services. Learning is not impeded in any way.
Available on Chrome OS, Windows, macOS and iOS devices.
Works with your preferred IT environment.
Easily create, generate and schedule tailored reports for pastoral care and administrators.
Reports on 100% of data for a full contextual picture around any safeguarding incident.
Features apply on all devices, in school, at home or in between. Students are consistently protected.
Includes a range of measures to detect, remediate and alert for students' attempts to bypass controls.
Thomas Kates IT & Commercial Manager at Boundry Oak School and Conifers School explains why they decided to adopt Smoothwall Filter over the standard provision.
Matthew Snell, Senior IT Technician at Frederick Gough School, talks about the massive difference Smoothwall Filter has made to their school.