Lightspeed Systems

Lightspeed Rocket Web Filter Bottle Rocket - security appliance

Lightspeed Systems

Lightspeed Rocket Web Filter Bottle Rocket - Security appliance - GigE - 1U - rack-mountable


  • Live web activity reporting

  • Simple dashboards for teachers and administrators

  • Cloud backup options

  • Notification center

  • Comprehensive and accurate URL database, with daily updates, of more than 1 billion entries grouped into education-specific categories

  • Custom policies based on user, IP, group, organizational unit and domain

  • Web Zones to expand access temporarily

  • Classroom controls for focused learning

  • Lockouts to trigger an Internet lockout or alert

  • Customisable block pages

  • Advanced SSL controls and robust inline or explicit SSL inspection

  • Multiple layers of anonymous proxy detection

  • Filtering for thin clients

  • Peer-to-peer application and file-type blocking

  • Time-based policies (e.g., different access before and after school hours)

  • From-anywhere filtering, without the need for a VPN

  • Password-protected uninstall for mobile filters

  • Drill-down reporting of on- or off-network activity, including suspicious URLs, blocked URLs, blocked URLs by category, unknown URLs, URLs visited

  • Forced SafeSearch for Google and Bing search engines

  • Local policy control (Active Directory and LDAP)

There was a time when content filtering was just about blocking inappropriate content. Times have changed. Today, filters need to provide safe, fast access to valuable educational resources and connections.

The Lightspeed Systems Web Filter meets the growing 21st-century learning needs for today's schools with a focus on safe access rather than just blocking. It provides all the controls, policies and reporting you need and expect from a Web Filter, along with some key differences that make it the right solution for schools.

Environmental Parameters

Spec Value
Min Operating Temperature 50 °F
Max Operating Temperature 95 °F
Humidity Range Operating 8 - 90% (non-condensing)


Spec Value
Category Security applications - content filtering
Product Type License
Device Type Security appliance
Height (Rack Units) 1U


Spec Value
License Type 1 license

Manufacturer Warranty

Spec Value
Service & Support Limited warranty - 3 years
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 3 years


Spec Value
Form Factor Rack-mountable
Connectivity Technology Wired
Data Transfer Rate 10 Gbps
Data Link Protocol Gigabit Ethernet
Features Web Filtering


Spec Value
Power Device Internal power supply - hot-plug
Power Redundancy Yes
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Provided 650 Watt

Processor / Memory / Storage

Spec Value
Processors Installed Intel Xeon 3.7 GHz
Hard Drive HDD 500 GB
RAID Level RAID 10
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