There are more than 60 trillion URLs indexed on the web. Smoothwall delivers lightning-fast real-time web filtering, control and protection.


Content-aware web analysis supercedes blocklists and only displays content you want to see, based on categories of your choice.


An easy to navigate interface makes reporting and monitoring simple, ensuring you get the most out of your web security.

Foundations are what make smoothwall different

Smoothwall’s roots in pioneering real-time content aware analysis engineered the growth into one of the UK’s favourite web filtering providers, delivering a best of breed solution to users not just in the UK but around the globe.

Core features

  • Content Aware Analysis

    Identify and filter brand new web content in real-time long before URL lists
  • Gateway Anti-Malware

    Protect your network from web-borne malware attacks
  • Limit Bandwidth Use by Policy

    Limit bandwidth use by user, content type, time or location
  • Reporting Suite

    Schedule reports on user activity and view requests in real time
  • Social Media Controls

    Use social networks productively
  • "Who, What, Where, When" policies

    Easily build filtering policies by user, category, time and location
  • Layer 7 Application Control

    Control non-web traffic such as Skype and BitTorrent
  • BYOD Guest Filtering

    Filter guest mobile devices on your Wi-Fi network
  • Anonymous Proxy Blocking

    Prevent circumvention of your Acceptable Use Policy