Reliable and Affordable – Linksys and Fortinet Deliver HomeWRK for Education
Fortinet has partnered with Linksys, combining the expertise in cybersecurity and broadband connectivity, to help schools bridge the homework gap with the new Linksys HomeWRK for Education, secured by Fortinet. Using the latest security and web-filtering technology from Fortinet, this affordable solution delivers reliable broadband access with nationwide coverage. Schools can easily distribute the provision-free hardware with simple data plans to students who need fast-speed internet connections at home, so they can complete homework and stay on top of their learning requirements for better academic performance.
- Broadband connection with broader coverage and stronger signal. Linksys HomeWRK for Education secured by Fortinet is connecting with major service providers to provide underprivileged students the best broadband connection and service in their areas, without the struggle of unreliable connections from one carrier.
- CIPA-ready solution with advanced security and web filtering. Linksys HomeWRK for Education is protected by the latest Fortinet security technology to intelligently filter inappropriate content and harmful malware. This secure solution helps schools meet the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) compliance requirements with safe internet access for what matters to students.
- Zero touch provisioning devices requires no IT effort. Linksys HomeWRK for Education helps simplify students’ onboarding process by offering easy plug-and-play devices with pre-activated Linksys Mobile data plans. Schools can easily roll out the solution to students and have the connection up at their homes in minutes, without IT’s physical involvement.
- Paid by federal funding programmes. The Linksys HomeWRK solution’s hardware and subscription plans are qualified for many eligible government grants, including Emergency Connect Fund (ECF), Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER I, II, III) fund, and American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act funding.