BASCOM Strengthens Its Position in Mobile Filtering with Acceptance into the Apple Consultants Network Consultant Services
Hauppauge, New York—March 26, 2012—-BASCOM Global Internet Services, Inc., an innovative developer of instructional technology security and curriculum tools, today proudly announces that it is a new member of the Apple Consultants Network℠ consultant services with certification in Mobile Technical Competency and Comptia Network+. This accomplishment strengthens BASCOM’s position as an industry expert in mobile filtering on iOS devices for education and business. By achieving this credential, BASCOM has broadened its expertise in Apple filtering and technology, enhancing the ability to provide customers and prospects with guidance in enterprise deployments.
BASCOM recognized early on the positive benefits of using iOS devices in education and immediately addressed the challenges of securing them by launching the innovative Anywhere Filter in the fall of 2010. Packed with educationally-focused features, Anywhere Filter enables schools to securely use mobile devices both on and off their network. With Apple’s certification, BASCOM now adds newly acquired competencies to its well-established expertise in mobile filtering and web security. This strengthens its leadership role as an industry innovator of Internet security solutions so that it can instruct customers on the best way to overcome the obstacles of deploying this new technology.
“iPads® and other iOS devices offer tremendous appeal to both students and teachers. However, the unique design of these products as consumer devices creates many logistical challenges for technical staff attempting to deploy them securely,” states Robert DeRosa, BASCOM’s Chief Technology Officer. “By acquiring expertise in Apple technologies and other 3rd party products, we have strengthened our position in mobile filtering to assist users with deployments of all sizes, including enterprise installations with thousands of devices.”
BASCOM Global Internet Services, Inc. is a software development company specializing in curriculum-based Internet management solutions for K-12 schools and libraries. From our beginning in 1996, BASCOM has focused on producing next-generation, curriculum tools for the K-12 education market and libraries.
BASCOM's goal is to help children become successful learners by safely extracting the educational content of the Web. This is accomplished by building Internet teaching tools based on input we've received from K-12 educators. We are constantly adapting our products to meet the changing needs of today's teachers.
BASCOM is a privately held company located in Hauppauge, New York. For more information, visit www.bascom.com