Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) September 20, 2012
Following Apple Inc.’s release of iOS6, Lightspeed Systems has already released an update to the company’s Mobile Device Management(MDM) solution. Built specifically for schools, with direct educator input, the updated MDM is compatible and supports all the new features in iOS6—ensuring schools will have a seamless transition.
Mobile devices are changing education and Lightspeed Systems is changing the way these devices are managed. With hierarchical policy settings, education specific tools, and a user-friendly interface, IT staff can efficiently manage mobile devices and educators can ensure the devices foster positive learning experiences. The MDM solution also features application controls, integration with the Apple Volume Purchasing Plan, remote wiping, and centralized inventory, reporting, updates, and installs—making managing the devices as simple as using them.
Updates to the MDM solution that support the new iOS6 include:
•Blocking Access to the Game Center
•Blocking Access to the Bookstore or the Bookstore Erotica category
•Disabling the Photo Stream
•Support for the new Global Proxy
•Single App Mode
With these new features, Lightspeed Systems’ Mobile Device Management solution is able to provide Apple iPad users a safe, filtered mobile learning experience. This update supports the company’s focuses on empowering transformative education through safe, mobile, collaborative learning.
For more information about Mobile Device Management, visit http://www.lightspeedsystems.com/mobile
About Lightspeed Systems
To us, education isn't an industry; it's a passion. Our solutions make it safe, secure, and easy for IT staff to give users access to resources that make learning engaging, collaborative—and real.
Since 1999, Lightspeed Systems has been partnering with, listening to, and supporting IT staff in schools—making their day-to-day tasks manageable and their educational goals reachable. Today our solutions are used in more than 2,800 school districts for more than 9 million students. Our products have won numerous awards and our company has been recognized on the Inc. 5,000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies for the last five years. But more than what we've done, we're interested in what we can do, together: transform education. For more information, call 661-716-7600, or visit http://www.lightspeedsystems.com.