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  1. [Review] Sophos Web Appliance

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    zag
    , 1st July 2011 at 11:23 AM
    We are moving away from our LEA supplied broadband solution so the next step is to replace our ageing cachepilot. Having used the cachepilot for over 5 years now I can safely say its holding us back on creating a fast reliable internet service.

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    We looked at a number of different options for school wide filtering proxy including:

    Equiinet Cache pilot
    http://www.equiinet.com/
    I've used the latest firmware version ...

    Updated 4th July 2011 at 04:40 PM by zag

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  2. Youtube in Schools - Useful teaching tool or pain in the backside?

    by , 16th March 2011 at 11:20 AM
    Youtube is the most widely used search engine after Google and few schools ban the use of Google yet many either ban or heavily restrict access to You tube.

    Stopping students from accessing music, videos and other content is important but, at the same time, a lot of the content found on YouTube can be very useful for teachers both in the classroom and when setting home work.

    Is teachertube the answer or should schools have their own solution?

    What is ...