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Wave 9 and Lightspeed – a new partnership

Advanced Safeguarding for Schools and MATs

News 30th July 2021

Wave 9 are pleased to announce a new partnership with Lightspeed Systems, the market leading, education focussed safeguarding company.    With over 20 years exerience in providing safeguarding solutions, Lightspeed have an unparalleled pedigree in the education space.  Wave 9 are able to offer the full range of solutions from Lightspeed including;

Lightspeed Filter – (formerly Relay) is powered by the most comprehensive database of online content in the industry from 20 years of web indexing. Patented Lightspeed agents leverage advanced AI to automatically block millions of inappropriate, harmful and unknown sites, images, and video. Lightspeed Filter helps technology teams scale student safety with our cloud-based, device-level protections that work across all devices, operating systems, and learning environments.

Lightspeed Alert – is a critical component in student safety plans and the prevention of self-harm, cyberbullying, suicide, and school violence. Safeguarding administrators and their delegates are notified instantly of threats and can intervene before an incident occurs.

Lightspeed Classroom Management – Teachers can keep their students logged in, participating, and focused whether in-person or at a distance. Advanced AI technology gives teachers real-time visibility and control of their students’ digital workspaces and online activity.  Educators can safely message a distracted student, redirect their browser, close windows and tabs, and enable screen sharing for collaboration between students.

Lightspeed Mobile Device Management – Equips school IT leaders with a centralised, cloud-based solution for infinitely scalable device, application, and policy controls. Ensure safe and secure management of student learning resources with real-time visibility and reporting essential for effective distance learning.

Lightspeed Analytics – Ensuring your school’s ed-tech software is providing the most value possible to your students and teachers is key to any successful online learning programme. Lightspeed Analytics gives transparency into software usage, student engagement, and data privacy compliance, all while identifying cost-reduction opportunities and maximising ROI.

Request a quote or demo here or use the chat box below.  Trials are available for 30 days or more.

Combined with our managed firewall services and connectivity, Wave 9 is able to offer advanced threat protection and comprehensive safeguarding services to address the challenges that increasingly complex IT environments create.


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