Founded in 1992, FileWave provides business, education and government institutions from around the world with enterprise level multi-platform device management. See how FileWave's products, features, and services provide a comprehensive solution throughout the entire life cycle process of imaging, deployment, management and maintenance.

Explore Our All-Inclusive Life Cycle Toolkit

  • File-Level Distribution

  • Imaging

  • Mobile

  • Client

  • System Updates

  • Self-Service Kiosk

  • Dashboard

  • Inventory

  • License

  • Directory LDAP / API

  • Classroom

Life Level

Deploy at the File Level

Content delivery has never been easier than with FileWave’s patented file-level deployment and self-service end-user kiosk. Unlike traditional package deployment methods, file-level deployment with filesets gives IT teams granular control of content distribution.

    Benefits include:
  • Patented self-healing 
  • Multi-platform, single solution
  • Tiered Administration

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Fast and Flexible Imaging

FileWave makes imaging devices painless with its cross-platform solution by taking the effort out of imaging hundreds or thousands of machines. FileWave’s easy-to-use solution makes imaging Mac and Windows devices fast, efficient, and reliable – and with fileset specific imaging, FileWave takes software deployment to a new level.

Additionally, FileWave offers its Lightning product to Mac users, which utilizes ultra-fast Thunderbolt™ technology to make imaging even faster.

    Benefits include:
  • Mac and Windows compatible
  • Direct, network and layered methods
  • Fully automated
  • Drag and drop interface
  • Lightning fast imaging with Apple’s Thunderbolt™ technology
  • Ability to import legacy images for rapid deployment of large images

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Mobile Device Management Made Easy

With FileWave you can manage both iOS and Android devices from the same interface that you use to manage your Mac and Windows clients, making management of your mobile devices easy. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and 1:1 rollouts can be instituted seamlessly with FileWave's all-in-one solution.

    Features include:
  • Compatible with iOS and Android
  • Seamless integration
  • Self-service Kiosk
  • Managed Distribution
  • Parameterized Profiles

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Client Management - Simplified

FileWave has been a leader in systems and device management for over 20 years, and has thousands of education and enterprise clients, worldwide. FileWave empowers IT teams to easily configure, distribute and manage software, documents, files, and applications allowing end-users to focus on their tasks, without interruption.

    With FileWave you can easily manage:
  • Mac and Windows
  • Desktop and Laptop

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Stay Up-To-Date

FileWave provides the ability to automatically find and deploy system updates for both Mac and Windows clients, making patch management a breeze.

    Features include:
  • Manual or automated settings
  • Scheduling options
  • Stand-alone or connect to an existing SUS (software update service)

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Content On-Demand

With FileWave’s self-service kiosk, individuals see applications, documents and other content that you have made available to their system as an optional download, and can install or uninstall these items, as desired. This feature provides the content users need, when they need it - without having to call support.

    Benefits of FileWave’s self-service Kiosk:
  • Content on-demand
  • Reduces IT support
  • Customize with your branding
  • Versatile Admin preferences

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Real Data, Real Time

FileWave’s dashboard provides FileWave Administrators real-time statuses of critical systems and services at a glance via the FileWave admin console, or as a webpage. And, if anything goes wrong, customizable alert notifications can be configured to automatically email the appropriate person(s) – keeping any eye on things 24/7, so that you don’t have to.

    Dashboard provides:
  • 24/7 monitoring of critical systems and services
  • “At a glance” data and health statuses, which can be shared
  • Customizable alert notifications
  • Guidance with resolving alerts
  • Multiple administration levels

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Advanced Data and Reporting

FileWave's integrated inventory system allows you to quickly access detailed information for all of your Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android devices. FileWave Inventory will automatically scan across all inventory reports to give you up-to-date information of current software usage. You can also monitor usage of different versions, suites or components - even those that were not installed by FileWave. Reports can be sent directly to you, or anyone else in your organization, via email for “hands-off” monitoring.

    Features of FileWave Inventory:
  • Single interface
  • Custom queries and reporting
  • Inventory smart-groups
  • Serves as a central database for IT and purchasing
  • Save searches for future use

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License Management

Stay Informed

Whether it’s direct synchronization with the Apple App Store for iOS and OS X to display all licenses purchased by your organization, or the ability to track licenses based on purchase orders for software and fonts in use in your environment, FileWave provides a streamlined method to track licenses. And, if the number of licenses is in danger of running out, alert notifications can be sent so you’ll always be one step ahead.

    Features of License Management:
  • Window, OS X and iOS compatible
  • Works with Apple VPP
  • Synchs with the Apple App Store
  • Track licenses based on purchase orders

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Diverse Integration

FileWave provides direct integration with LDAP compliant directories, such as Active Directory, Open Directory, E-Directory, and open LDAP, as well as a RESTful API and SIS integration via

    Integrates with:
  • Active Directory, Open Directory, eDirectory and more
  • RESTful API
  • Numerous Student Information Systems via

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Modern Classroom Management

FileWave provides organizations with two easy ways to manage their classrooms - FileWave Engage and Apple Classroom.

    Users can expect:
  • Easy setup
  • Streamlined content delivery
  • Reliable control of devices
  • Tools that encourage learning and participation

Learn more about these solutions to see how your students can benefit.

FileWave Engage™ Apple Classroom