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All the latest headlines about Lightspeed Systems, our solutions, and our customers.

Jul 30/15

Lightspeed Systems Mobile Manager Offers Immediate Support for Microsoft Windows 10

School network solution provider Lightspeed Systems releases Mobile Manager for Windows 10, an upgraded version of its mobile device management solution for the new Microsoft Windows operating system. The upgrade is timed to coincide with the public release of the much-anticipated new operating system. Lightspeed Systems worked closely with Microsoft to ensure zero-day support for […]

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Jun 11/15

Lightspeed Systems Mobile Manager Wins 2015 Cool Tool Award From EdTech Digest

Mobile Manager, the mobile device management solution for K-12 schools from Lightspeed Systems, has been granted the 2015 Cool Tool Award by EdTech Digest. Mobile Manager wins the prize in the Mobile Device Solution category. Mobile Manager receives the honor over nine other finalists in the Mobile Device Solution division, including JAMF Software Casper Suite, Promethean ClassFlow, […]

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May 5/15

Announcing Our New Solution, Teacher Dashboard

Lightspeed Systems announces the launch of Teacher Dashboard, a classroom control solution that gives teachers the power to manage devices and student activity from a single dashboard. Teacher Dashboard allows IT departments to share management with educators, giving them easy access to Lightspeed Systems K-12 network solutions — Web Filter, Mobile Manager, and Classroom Orchestrator — plus […]

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Dec 9/14

Lightspeed Systems Looking Ahead To World’s Largest Learning Technology Conference

Lightspeed Systems is pleased to once again be exhibiting at BETT 2015. The world’s largest educational technology event will take place in London on January 21 – January 24, 2015 and will welcome more than 30,000 attendees from across the globe. With an emphasis on showcasing innovative solutions that help improve learning opportunities for students […]

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Dec 1/14

Lightspeed Systems Makes Student Data Privacy A Top Priority

In 2014, student data privacy became a prime concern for global education. Lightspeed Systems responded by enacting transparent and comprehensive data privacy policies. Protecting Privacy: Lightspeed Systems Overview (Protecting Privacy) outlines the educational technology company’s data privacy and security practices and provides answers to the questions schools should ask any service providers handling or managing […]

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Jan 21/15

Lightspeed Systems Classroom Orchestrator Expands To Chromebooks

Mobile devices can engage students and be successful tools for learning. However, monitoring those devices and ensuring they are being used appropriately can be challenging for teachers. Classroom Orchestrator from Lightspeed Systems solves this issue and makes monitoring devices and student activity simpler. With Classroom Orchestrator, teachers can focus on what really matters – students. Now available […]

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Nov 18/14

Introducing Classroom Orchestrator – The Next Big Thing for Mobile Learning Success

Mobile devices can engage students and be successful tools for learning. However, with a full class, monitoring those devices and ensuring they are being used appropriately can be challenging for teachers. Classroom Orchestrator from Lightspeed Systems solves this issue and makes monitoring devices and student activity simpler. With Classroom Orchestrator, teachers can focus on what […]

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Sep 17/14

Lightspeed Systems Mobile Manager Supports iOS8

Mobile Manager, the mobile device management (MDM) solution from Lightspeed Systems, currently supports the new features of Apple’s iOS8. Following the announcement from Apple earlier this summer, Mobile Manager was updated to be fully compatible – ensuring schools using the MDM from Lightspeed Systems have a seamless transition and can begin using Apple’s new education-rich […]

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Aug 6/14

My Big Campus Named Top Learning Management System by E-Learning 24/7

My Big Campus, the learning management system (LMS) from Lightspeed Systems, was recently named one of the Top 50 LMSs of 2014 by the E-Learning 24/7 Firm.  Ranking #2 in the K12 category, #2 in Overall Social, and #3 in Overall Next-Generation, My Big Campus was recognized for a dynamic feature set including strong social […]

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Jun 30/14

Lightspeed Systems and Microsoft Partner to Deliver Easier Device Management to Schools

Mobile Manager, the mobile device management (MDM) solution from Lightspeed Systems, now supports the latest Microsoft update, Windows 8.1. Schools can now take advantage of the increased education-rich features of Microsoft’s latest OS release, along with the simplified management of an MDM made just for schools. The Mobile Manager update provides schools with a powerful […]

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