The smartest digital world becomes, the safer Smoothwall make it.

Smoothwall develop the technology and solutions that are essential for the safety and wellbeing of young people online.

Smoothwall are the leading digital safeguarding solutions provider in UK Education. With over 10,000 schools, colleges and multi-academy trusts depending on Smoothwall technologies to keep their students safe and their education organisations compliant. Smoothwall solutions work alone or combine to provide a complete online safety infrastructure that protects students, staff and network safety – at every touch point.

Smoothwall Monitor

Works in real-time to alert safeguarding teams to risks as they happen. Helps prevent online risks becoming real-life incidents. Meets all Ofsted requirements for appropriate filtering.

Real-time monitoring
Captures user activity as it happens, automatically sending potential risks through to the Monitor portal. Online and offline monitoring.

Online and offline monitoring
Captures activity that may indicate a risk, even outside of the regular web browser such as in a Word Document, Messaging app, or encrypted “dark web” Auto pre-grading.

Auto pre-grading

Our 24/7 in-house team of moderators review captures to minimise false positives and contact you by phone for any urgent risks.

Smoothwall Monitor free of charge for 90 days

To help your school, college or MAT better understand the benefits of monitoring technology, Smoothwall are providing our award winning Monitor Managed Service free of charge for 90 days. That’s 90 days of online protection for pupils with no obligation, no risk and nothing to pay unless you decide to adopt the solution at the end of the period. If you are interested in joining the Smoothwall Monitor Managed Service free trial, please contact us below.

Smoothwall Filter

Enabling a safer, digital learning environment with real-time, content-aware and granular control web filtering. Now available in 3 deployment options: Cloud, On-Premise and Hybrid.

Real-time monitoring
Captures user activity as it happens, automatically sending potential risks through to the Monitor portal. Online and offline monitoring.

Granular Controls
Build web filtering policies based on user group, content category, location IP and time.

BYOD
Captures activity that may indicate a risk, even outside of the regular web browser such as in a Word Document, Messaging app, or encrypted “dark web”.

Social media controls

Allow read-only access and remove inappropriate content across social media sites browser.

Smoothwall Firewall

Combines with Smoothwall Filter for a complete all in one protection package. Can be purchased independently or combined to offer a unified threat management solution.

Next generation firewall
Combines Layer 7 application control with perimeter firewall and stateful packet inspection to provide Next-Generation firewall functionality.

Bandwidth management
Limited bandwidth use to prioritise critical services.

Gateway anti-malware
Protect against known and zero day threats.

Gateway anti-malware
Includes Smoothwall’s pioneering web filter.

Safeguard Record Manager

Allows schools to easily record child protection issues and safeguarding incidents electronically without the need for traditional daybooks or CP files. One of most reliable, trustworthy solutions available.

Chronology
Events are stored in chronology order allowing you to easily see notes from meetings, interventions and behaviour reports.

Alerts
Have alerts sent direct to your designated staff members as and when they happen.

Body maps
Combine body maps with notes to review any emerging patterns or trends.

Easy reports
Reports are easy to produce and allows you to see all concerns raised on a specific student.

E-Safety Training

In partnership with National Online Safety, Smoothwall provide teachers, school staff, parents and pupils with the knowledge to understand online dangers.

Whole school community training
CPD accredited training for the whole school community, including, DSLs, teachers, school staff, parents and carers.

Dedicated online safety eLearning hub
Implement training to all staff and parents with just one click and report on course access and completion.

Resources, lesson plans and parent guides
Access to the Resource Hub containing over 50 platform guides and lesson plans in online safety.

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