Earlier this year, the internet hit a milestone: The average volume of encrypted traffic surpassed the average volume of unencrypted traffic. Half of the web is now encrypted, meaning everyone is safer online from harmful activity and hacking.
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My kids are fortunate to be part of a tech-forward district with, among other things, a 1:1 Chromebook initiative. I hear their stories of how the Chromebooks are integrated into lessons in class throughout the day. My middle schooler is even able to bring her Chromebook home at night. I know this access has given them new skills and new ways of learning and I’ve seen first-hand how it has advanced their engagement and ability to use technology in meaningful and persuasive ways. (When we try to decide where to order take-out dinner, they often create presentations with Google Slides to persuade me to their choice ☺)
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1. The Web Filter 3 general release is here.
And if you’re a Web Filter customer, you need to get your complimentary upgrade! Go here
to get version 3 documentation and upgrade instructions, watch the replay of our webinar, take a course, and much more.2. Here’s the answer to your No. 1 support question.
Now that the general release is available, some customers have asked if it’s possible to continue using their old user agents. Most user agents will still work with version 3. Most user agents will still work with version 3. For Windows, you need to move from the PC User Agent to the LMA (Lightspeed Management Agent), which uses the latest security protocols. Learn more here
.3. What do customers think about the Management Bundle for Windows?
We recently caught up with the staff at Roselle Park School District in New Jersey to learn about their experience with our Management Bundle for Windows. Watch the video here
. Then, ask for a personalized demo of the Management Bundle for Windows
or new Bundle for Chrome
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Today is the last day of summer, and while those of us at Lightspeed have had our share of summer fun, we’ve also been busy, busy, busy. In just the past few months, we’ve launched all sorts of great new solutions, product developments, partnerships, and features on our company website. In case you missed them, here are the highlights.
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So many schools are choosing versatile, cost-efficient Chromebooks for their mobile learning programs. For all the advantages that Chromebooks bring to schools, they can do even more when you partner with Lightspeed Systems.
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