Who are Smoothwall

Our School Broadband filtering keeps your students and staff safe while they surf with the help of the UK’s leading web safety specialists.

We work with Smoothwall to provide School Broadband monitoring and filtering with unparalleled safeguarding, reporting and security features that allow you to get the most from your internet connection without hindering teaching or learning.

Smoothwall is the leading provider of online safeguarding infrastructure for the UK education sector.

More than 10,000 schools, colleges and multi-academy trusts depend on its filtering technologies to keep the internet safe for their students and staff – and many go through Coconnect.

Smoothwall Monitor Features

Real-time, proactive digital monitoring for schools, colleges and MATs

Early identification of a risk, means early intervention and improved student outcomes. Educators can focus on the business of educating knowing that their students and digital devices are protected both online and offline.

  • Proactive real-time monitoring
  • Online and offline monitoring
  • 24/7 in-house team of moderators
  • Alert Notifications

Smoothwall Filter Features

Smoothwall is the safest, most purchased filter in UK Education. It is the ONLY filter to deliver against the 4 factors needed for maximum safety and rich, age-appropriate online learning.

  • Real-time, ALL of the time
  • True content analysis
  • Granular control
  • Hybrid deployment

Our other partners

Martin Robson

Cumbria Education Trust

"Knowledgeable, friendly, pro-active and always ready to help, with an understanding of the particular needs of education, Coconnect have provided a stable safe infrastructure which we can rely on!"

Stuart Pearce

Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School

"Service and support great and quick even during lockdowns etc.  Much better than the previous provider.  Staff and students seem happy with the faster speed of the network and filtering and less complaints about pages getting blocked."

Network Manager

Birmingham based MAC

"Cheers for your help and prompt response as always, you guys are fantastic"

Network Manager

Secondary School Essex

"Very fast resolution. Excellent service. Many Thanks."

Network Manager

Secondary School Hampshire

"Good reliable service that was not matched by the County Council Service"

Ian Clark

St Andrews High School

"I would like to pass on massive thank you to yourself and the team for the new line for my client at St Andrews High in Worthing. They are very happy with how the new line was changed over without any issue. Especially the added support to advise on the reconfiguration of the external DNS and Smoothwall."

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Whether you are looking for high speed connectivity, a custom private Cloud or simply a new internet package that better suits your specific requirements. Coconnect delivers a solid, reliable, safe solution designed to suit you and your budget.