New Features



Concern Reporting System


Overview

  • Allows students to report issues, such as bullying, with options to include a screenshot or remain anonymous. 
  • Reports can be viewed in the Admin Center of the Senso Portal and may be forwarded to MyConcern (if configured). 

Screenshots


Client (Windows)

Portal (Admin Center)

  



Portal Messaging System


Overview

  • Users can now receive messages from the Senso directly in their portal. This will allow for notifications of product updates, new features and 
  • Supports polls and embedded content such as YouTube.

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Messages view(Portal)

 



Close Active Tab


Overview

  • Closes the currently active tab in Chrome (support for other browsers will be added in the future where possible).
  • Available for Chromebooks and Windows.


Screenshot

Module icon (Portal)


 


A.I. Powered Visual Threat Analysis/Detection


Overview

  • Uses advanced A.I. to Analyse violation images to detect the presence of material from the following categories:
  1. Alcohol
  2. Child Sexual Abuse
  3. Drugs
  4. Extremism
  5. Gambling
  6. Gore
  7. Pornography
  8. Swimwear/Underwear
  9. Weapons


  • Assists in reducing false positives and helps with directing attention to those violations which require it.


Screenshots

Violation Logs (Admin Center)

 


 


Pin Groups


Overview

  • Portal users can now create PIN groups. These allow for clients, such as those from a 1:1 programme, to be more easily grouped on an ad-hoc basis by entering a PIN.


PIN Group Screenshots

Add PIN Group(Portal)

 

Join PIN Group (Chromebook)


Clever Sync and Single Sign On (US customers Only)


Overview 

  • Allows syncing of classes from Clever (clever.com). This will automatically create and populate groups within Senso for each of a teacher's classes.
  • Allows Clever users to sign-on into the Senso Portal


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Clever Setup (Admin Center)

    

Groups View(Portal)

 


Import Detection Libraries From CSV


Overview

  • Allows whole detection libraries to be imported into the senso console in a CSV format
  • Download a CSV template from the portal that will assist with creating libraries.


Screenshots

CSV Libraries (Admin Center)


Import Library (Admin Center)


Module Toolbar


Overview

  • Added the ability to quickly search for modules located on the top bar
  • Improved the scrolling of the module on mobile devices

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Module Search (Portal)

 


Software Improvements


Asset Management


Overview

  • New report types have been added and existing report have been improved.
  • Device Usage Activity (idle time, power on/off, etc...) is now captured for Windows devices.
  • Work to support other devices, sucj as chromebooks, is ongoing. Currently a count of Chromebooks is available within Asset Management.
  • Software report allows you to select software (From a known list of installed software) to report on.
  • Software report allows you to find versions of software Before, Between and After specified version numbers

Screenshots

Reports (Admin Center)

Site bandwidth report (1 of 3 bandwidth reports):

 

Software Report 1, report on specific software:

 

Software Report 1 Results:

Software Report on 'senso':

 

Software Versions Report:

 

Software Versions Report Results:

 

Device Usage Activity:

 


Groups


Overview

  • Added the ability to group by a device's local IP address
  • Added the ability to group by a device's user's email (If available)

Screenshot

Group filters (Portal)

 


List view


Overview

  • Group member can now be selected/ticked by their current status (online, logged in, logged out, offline).
  • Added the ability to drag group members to other groups to add them, great for teachers who want to quickly add a user into a persistent Banned Internet Group.
  • Icons and table options have been rearranged to be more obvious for users and reduce vertical space used.

Screenshots

Selection/tick options (Portal):

 

Drag to add to group (Portal):

 

New List view Icons Layout(Portal):

  


Block Resources


Overview

  • Added timed options. These are enforced for Google Classroom groups to allow for Block Resources to be used without teachers leaving blocks on permanently or accidentally.

Screenshot

Timed options (portal)


End Session

 

Overview

  • Added an option to set a minimum idle time of X minutes before ending a session. This helps to avoid accidental logouts/shutdowns for users who are still using a device.
  • Can be used in a schedule to automatically shutdown or logout machines that are idle.

Screenshot

Wait until idle(Portal)

 


Portal Login Page


Overview

  • The login page has been updated with a cleaner look.


Screenshot


Desktop


 

Mobile


Along with many bugfixes and tweaks across all areas of the product