MARKHAM, ON, Jul 24, 2012 /CNW/ – Education program specialist
NetSupport is gratified to announce a evident accessibility of
NetSupport School chronicle 11 – a latest expansion of its
market-leading classroom government solution.
Version 11 adds to a product’s peerless operation of PC monitoring,
present comment and partnership collection with over 200 new and
updated facilities – all wrapped in a totally rested interface that
ensures teachers have present entrance to all pivotal features.
New in chronicle 11
Highlights in chronicle 11 embody a new and singular tyro and peer
comment module, a resources of new facilities for technicians, a new
inscription chronicle for teachers, total height support for Windows 8 and
Google Chrome OS and softened record send and video performance.
Built around stream training practices for a continual comment of
learning, a new Question and Answer procedure is an sparkling serve to
NetSupport School’s operation of comment and partnership tools. With
existent facilities such as a tradition Test Designer and present Student
Surveys already giving teachers a ability to electronically assess
tyro attainment, a new procedure is serve explanation that NetSupport has
taken note of stream classroom challenges.
The procedure allows teachers to verbally ask questions to a whole class,
sign tyro answers and understanding, deliver new questioning
styles to a doctrine (such as basketball questioning) and rise peer
comment opportunities, as good as lane rewards opposite both the
particular and, where appropriate, teams.
Supporting New Technologies
Schools are increasingly embracing new PC technologies and in recent
years NetSupport has introduced support for environments including
thin/zero customer computing, depot server, practical desktops and
common apparatus computing.
The Google Chromebook is a latest cost-effective, easy-to-manage
computing resolution set to put record into a hands of more
students and, from chronicle 11, NetSupport School provides support for
a Chrome OS.
NetSupport also hasn’t abandoned a impact that hand-held record is
now carrying in a complicated training environment.
When interconnected with an existent NetSupport School Windows desktop Tutor,
NetSupport’s new Tutor Assistant app (compatible with both Apple iOS
and Android tablets as good as, uniquely, iOS and Android smartphones
and accessible as a giveaway download from a Apple iTunes store and Google
Play) increases a teacher’s mobility around a classroom, enabling
them to keep pivotal control and monitoring of all tyro workstations.
It also allows training assistants to improved support a purpose of the
clergyman in monitoring tyro progress.
Enhanced and Improved
School technicians and network managers can demeanour brazen to a major
modernise of NetSupport School’s Tech Console – delivering a series of
additional complement and process government collection including a ability to
request a new set of school-wide internet, application, printer and USB
restrictions that are operational 24 hours a day, a new security
monitoring underline highlighting any computers that have potential
vulnerabilities formed on pre-defined criteria, as good as additional
technician collection such as remote registry editing, a remote command
prompt and extended register capabilities.
The already-unique Digital Student Journal choice has been further
extended to assist in doctrine recording and urge a sustenance of
calm for students outward of a classroom. Teachers and students
can now continue adding calm to an existent ‘master’ biography in
successive lessons. Teachers can supplement chapters to a journal, create
bookmarks and even synchronise blank calm in their biography with a
tyro who has missed a lesson.
The Record and Replay underline is another area of existent functionality
to bear a makeover. The underline provides a ideal apparatus for
building a library of accessible demonstrations, possibly prisoner in class
or pre-recorded for destiny doctrine use. Version 11 introduces a Video
Editor; permitting Replay Files to be embellished and edited before being
exported to common video formats.
The singular Student Toolbar in NetSupport School has also been enhanced,
providing present entrance to doctrine objectives and approaching outcomes,
additional options for silently requesting assistance from a Teacher or
Assistant, discerning entrance to USB resources as good as swell tracking
of any electronically delivered coursework.
And if you’re looking for a resolution that optimises a smoothness of
files between machines, you’ll really be gratified with the
opening improvements that have been introduced into chronicle 11.
File and video send opening is now 10x faster and uses adult to
50% reduction network bandwidth than any allied resolution available.
Commenting on a new version, NetSupport’s Managing Director, Al
Kingsley, said: “The IT landscape of a complicated propagandize continues to
change and classroom government program vendors need to safeguard their
solutions sojourn relevant. New computing platforms not usually provide
moving training environments for students but, some-more than ever,
teachers have a event to lift training practices by the
use of technology.
“NetSupport School 11 is an sparkling step brazen on a highway to
ensuring a resolution continues to accommodate stream challenges. The product
has undergone a finish visible refresh, many existent facilities have
been extended and a new and singular total functionality is certain to
interest to a preparation community.
“The Question and Answer procedure adds to a set of collaborative tools
and serve aids a teacher’s ability to now consider student
understanding. And with mobile record high on a agenda, a Tutor
Assistant app for tablets and mobile phones is set to renovate a way
teachers correlate with students within a ICT suite.
“We’ve also been discerning to acknowledge a impact Google Chrome is likely
to have opposite preparation along with a tentative recover of Windows 8
and this, total with a product’s endless underline set, ensures
NetSupport School 11 is really fit for purpose in a 21st century classroom.”
While NetSupport School continues to lift a bar for Windows-based
classroom management, NetSupport has also recognized a presentation of
a multi-platform classroom. NetSupport Assist, launched in Spring
2011 and recently named Network Computing Magazine’s 2012 New Product
of a Year, delivers a focused set of classroom government collection for
Mac® and Linux environments. The serve of Assist to a company’s
preparation portfolio saw NetSupport turn a initial classroom
government program businessman to offer concordant solutions across
Windows, Mac® and Linux environments, providing finish coherence for mixed
Visit www.netsupportschool.com for an in-depth overview of a new facilities and to download a free
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Headquartered in a UK, NetSupport has been delivering market-leading
remote control and desktop government program solutions to corporate
and preparation business given 1989. In late 2011, a association reached
a miracle of a 10 millionth looseness sale.
Its flagship products are a rarely successful NetSupport Manager
remote control and PC government focus and NetSupport School, the
market-leading classroom government and training program resolution for
NetSupport’s elaborating product operation also includes: NetSupport DNA,
delivering modernized craving item management; web-based
ITIL-compliant occurrence government resolution NetSupport ServiceDesk;
NetSupport Notify, a mass presentation and desktop alerting apparatus and
NetSupport Protect, a confidence apparatus designed to strengthen a calm and
pattern of desktop PCs. The latest serve to a operation is
NetSupport Assist, a classroom monitoring resolution for Mac® and Linux environments.
NetSupport solutions and their derivatives are sole worldwide and enjoy
market-leading standing in many countries. NetSupport is recognized as
one of a fastest- flourishing record companies in a EU and was
recently awarded Education ICT Exporter of a Year during a BETT Awards,
became winners during a Network Computing awards in 2012 for a fourth
uninterrupted year, and was a finalist during a 2012 Education Resources
Awards. NetSupport is a member of BESA.