Overview of Capital Bytes BYOD – Risks and Recommendations Web Filtering Management Netsweeper v4 Q & A
Over 12 years working with Government and Security Small Dynamic company Expertise in network and web security Built NCS Web Filtering to meet demands of individual schools Extended to the ‘NCS Product Family’ from speaking to customers and responding to requests Technically not sales led
Our Values Pride ourselves on service and support High level of technical expertise on all our products Have enhanced a number of products specifically to meet the unique demands of the education market Always willing to listen to customers Privately owned so answerable to customers not shareholders
Access via school Network Risk of unknown devices – Risk to access school resources – Requires proxy configuration unless there is a filtering device/interceptor onsite. Not recommended
Access via separate wireless SSID – Risk of unknown devices – Less risk to access school resources – Requires proxy configuration unless there is a filtering device/interceptor onsite. – May or may not be able to apply independent filtering policy Not recommended
Access via separate Internet feed – Direct separate Internet Access – No risk to school for unknown devices – No access to school resources – Does not require proxy configuration … – Independent filtering policy
Access via separate Internet feed with transparent filtering using an independent filtering policy is best With our BYOD solution – Independent filtering policy – Timed policies Restricted during day for students (e.g. restrict Webmail) more open during evenings for governors etc., (allow Webmail)
If interested contact us to arrange a desktop survey carried out by KCOM to ensure you can have a separate Internet feed for BYOD at your school.
Web Filtering Management With NCS Web Filtering
Capital Bytes is a small company solely focussed on schools and the NCS product family NCS BYOD has been specifically built to allow safe, secure and filtered BYOD Internet access at your school NCS Web Filtering is designed to provide schools with the amount of control and reports they need – Netsweeper v4 brings a whole new level of control and features with countries, system, control and application down to n th degree.