Lightspeed Systems® with Mac

Lightspeed Systems solutions uniquely work across all devices and operating systems, including Mac devices, and integrates with Apple tools to create a powerful solution for school technology programmes.

Lightspeed’s simple interface is easy to navigate and administrate. The reporting functionality gives you all the data you’d need at the click of a button and it ties in seamlessly with Apple’s VPP program for app deployment.

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Protect students on Mac devices

Lightspeed Filter™ is easily deployed to all your Mac devices. Provide safe, reliable student learning with out-of-the-box filtering on- and off-campus, complete with easy SSL decryption and backed by the most comprehensive K-12 filtering database. Get added protection from Lightspeed Alert™ to help in the prevention of self-harm, violence, and suicide with real-time alerts.

Enhance online learning effectiveness

Lightspeed Classroom Management™ works with your Mac devices to boost teacher effectiveness and student engagement to accelerate learning through more engaging, connected online instruction—both in-person or remotely. Empower teachers with online learning tools to keep students focused anywhere they’re learning. 

Protect your device investment

Lightspeed Mobile Device Management™ helps in critical device recovery. Pinpoint the geolocation of lost or stolen devices on the map with last known IP and other critical information to recover lost or stolen devices. Devices found in the wrong hands can be locked from use and secured to protect your investment.

Centrally manage apps and devices

Lightspeed Mobile Device Management™ makes ongoing management of Mac devices in a school setting simple. Utilize enterprise-level device and app management to easily push or provide access to apps from the App Store and manage device policies remotely.

Integrate with Apple programmes

As an Apple Certified Partner, Lightspeed Mobile Device Management integrates with the Apple App Store and bulk distribution systems so it’s easy to manage all your app licenses.

Lightspeed Systems has everything you need to simplify and protect your Mac deployment:

  •  Over-the-air mass deployment
  • Remote wipe
  • Seamless SSL decryption for filtering and reports
  • Advanced monitoring and protection
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Reimagine the inspired and interactive classroom for remote, hybrid, and in-person learning. Lightspeed Classroom Management™ gives teachers real-time visibility and control of their students’ digital workspaces and online activity.

  • Ensure all students interact with only the right online curriculum — precisely when they’re supposed to use it.
  • Push out vetted curriculum links to all students at the same time.
  • Block inappropriate or distracting web sites and apps.

Ensure scalable & efficient learning device management. The Lightspeed Mobile Device Management™ system ensures safe and secure management of student learning resources with real-time visibility and reporting essential for effective distance learning.

  • A centralized, cloud-based solution for infinitely scalable device, application, and policy controls
  • Self-Service App Library, where teachers and students
    can access and install approved curriculum and learning tools
  • Remotely deploy, change, and revoke hundreds of policies and educational applications, while reducing typical downtime and costs

Prevent suicides, cyberbullying, and schoolviolence. Lightspeed Alert™ supports district administrators and selected personnel with advanced AI to detect and report potential threats before it’s too late.

  • Human review
  • Real-time alerts that flag signs of a potential threat
  • Intervene quickly before an incident occurs.
  • Activity logs provide visibility into online activity before and after a flagged event

Protect students from harmful online content. Lightspeed Filter™ is the best-in-class solution that acts as a solid barrier to inappropriate or illicit online content to ensure students’ online safety 24/7.

  • Powered by the most comprehensive database in the industry built through 20 years of web indexing and machine learning.
  • Ensure CIPA compliance
  • Block millions of inappropriate, harmful, and unknown sites, images, and video including YouTube
  • Keep parents informed with the Lightspeed Parent Portal™

Gain complete visibility into students’ online learning. Lightspeed Analytics™ gives districts robust data on the effectiveness of any tools they implement so they can take a strategic approach to their technology stack and streamline reporting.

  • Track education technology adoption and usage trends, eliminate redundancy, and drive ROI
  • Monitor app and content consumption to facilitate early adoption and effective utilization
  • Assess risk with visibility into student data privacy and security compliance