Tired of laggy connections and constantly dealing with security issues? Try Splashtop for free

You will get an all-in-one high-performance remote access and remote support solution with robust security.

Splashtop is an all-in-one remote computer access and remote support solution that allows educational institutions to:

  • Schedule students’ access to on-campus Windows and Mac computers from any computer or mobile device including Chromebooks.
  • Enable faculty members to instantly access their work computers from any device.
  • Enable IT teams to remote into faculty and student devices to provide support, and also manage on-campus computers.

Benefit from Splashtop’s award winning solutions:

  • Experience high performance and fast connections with 4k streaming at more than 40 frames per second (fps) at low latency. Remotely use lab computers with specialized hardware to create and edit videos, animations, models, designs, VFX, graphics in real-time.
  • Students can use any software application while remotely accessing school lab computers from their own devices, including Word, Excel, Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Revit, and more.
  • Get all the remote access and remote support features you need, that are easy to set up and use, and require no training.
  • Get robust security features ensuring your connections, data, and privacy are safe. Splashtop keeps you in compliance with HIPAA, PCI, GDPR, FERPA and other industry and government standards and regulations. Integration with Active Directory/SSO provides additional security.
  • Splashtop also offers options for on-premise deployment.

Splashtop is used by over 30 million people worldwide. Read more about Splashtop solutions for effective distance learning.

Compare Splashtop and Apache Guacamole for Remote Computer Labs:

Splashtop for remote learning Apache Guacamole
Remote Access and Remote Support Capabilities
Splashtop for remote learning
All in one solution providing students and faculty with remote access to computers, and remote support for IT teams to support student, faculty, and on-campus computers and mobile devices
Apache Guacamole
Suitable only for remote access to on-campus computers
Performance
Splashtop for remote learning
High performance audio and video streaming with low latency, for Windows and Mac computers
Apache Guacamole
Users experience laggy remote connections to Macs
Security
Splashtop for remote learning
Apache Guacamole
Scheduling Remote Access
Splashtop for remote learning
IT admins of educational institutions can schedule specific times, and manage permissions for students to access lab computers through a centralized admin console, giving IT admins tight control over access and usage.
Apache Guacamole

No scheduling feature.
In-session Features
Splashtop for remote learning
Users can transfer files, chat, record session, remote print, and much more during a remote session
Apache Guacamole

No in-session features
On-Demand Support
Splashtop for remote learning
IT teams can remote into any student or faculty device and resolve technical issues, without any prior installation
Apache Guacamole
Not suitable to provide on-demand support to faculty and student devices
Architecture
Splashtop for remote learning
Streamer is installed on computers and users remote in using the Splashtop Business app from any device
Apache Guacamole
It’s a clientless remote desktop gateway supporting standard protocols like VNC, RDP, and SSH
Customer Support
Splashtop for remote learning
Support available through phone, email, ticketing, and chat
Apache Guacamole
Only commercial support by third-party available

Contact us to set up a demo for your remote lab today!

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