Who we are

Smoothwall are specialists in creating solutions that protect children online. Developers of intelligent content-aware web filtering, we've been working in education for over 15 years and currently protect more than 7000 UK schools and one million students every day from accessing harmful content on the internet.

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In January 2017, Smoothwall launched Visigo, a brand new advanced keystroke monitoring solution that alerts safeguarding officers of suspicious or inappropriate behavior both online and offline. Visigo has been designed to provide advanced on-device monitoring that is moderated by machine learning and human specialists, helping to validate alerts and remove false positives should they arise. This allows you to concentrate on providing support and education to the children in your care, with peace of mind that you will be alerted should an incident arise. Currently, Visigo is the only monitoring solution to build a profile of its users, allowing accurate moderation between a one-off incident or a chain of events.

Our market leading SWG web filtering solution integrates easily, regardless of the environment, and has been developed to meet and exceed Ofsted requirements and Prevent Duty Legislation. With Real-Time content filtering, our solution focuses on web page content instead of only URLs, allowing sites to be more accurately classified and filtered upon, without the need for overblocking. Furthermore, our BYOD support gives you the ability to secure and filter internet access across devices connected to your network, providing extended protection and peace of mind.

Smoothwall’s UTM solution offers you the complete protection package, with market leading BitDefender as our Anti-Malware engine combined with Layer 7 application control with perimeter firewall and stateful packet inspection to provide Next-Generation firewall functionality. All built into one appliance, you can provide cost-effective protection for your network and shield against all web and non-web borne threats. Furthermore, it includes the market-leading web control of our SWG solution.

For more information about Smoothwall’s solutions, visit www.smoothwall.com