ProSight LAN Watch is Progent's remote monitoring and management (RMM) service that allows small and mid-size organizations to outsource server and PC management for a low monthly price. ProSight LAN Watch automates and streamlines tasks such as proactive monitoring and maintenance, asset inventory, software distribution, patching, and troubleshooting. Formerly named ZENO, ProSight LAN Watch incorporates best-practices intelligence for proactively monitoring Windows-powered servers and desktops. As soon as ProSight LAN Watch detects a problem, an alert is sent to your designated IT staff and your assigned Progent consultant so that any looming issues can be resolved before they impair or crash your network. On monitored computers, a single click can create a prioritized trouble ticket for Progent's Technical Response Center (TRC).
ProSight LAN Watch can be integrated with ProSight Data Protection Services local and offsite backup monitors. This adds a high-level overview of your recent backups and cloud storage from the ProSight LAN Watch portal. ProSight LAN Watch can optionally be configured to track the health of other IP-enabled assets like routers, switches, printers and telecommunications equipment. If there is a weak spot in your network, ProSight LAN Watch will find it.
ProSight LAN Watch offers a range of services to help you manage your information system by keeping tabs on the availability, performance and security of your entire IT ecosystem. Services available with ProSight LAN Watch include:
In addition to providing proactive monitoring to detect technical issues, ProSight LAN Watch can help identify obsolete, under utilized, and stressed equipment. ProSight LAN Watch can also help you track hardware warranty and software license information and generate alerts for impending expirations to simplify asset management.
- Proactive monitoring of Windows, Linux and Mac systems, plus smartphones
- Standard and custom SNMP monitors
- Monitor the health of critical applications and server roles including Exchange, SQL Server and AD
- Standard and customizable alert thresholds and remediation scripts, all with full automation
- Equipment status and state information from a web-accessible dashboard
- Hardware and software Inventory reporting
- Advanced trend analysis
- Optional patch management with automated staged patching
- Single-click trouble tickets for priority help from Progent's Technical Response Center (TRC)
- 100s of built-in report options plus custom reporting
An Affordable and Effective RMM Solution
ProSight LAN Watch RMM services are available for a small one-time setup cost and an affordable monthly charge based on the services provided and the number of computers monitored. If remediation services are called for, they can either be handled by your internal IT staff or by Progent's network engineers on a time-and-material basis. With more than a decade of experience providing RMM services to businesses throughout the U.S., Progent's network engineers have the knowledge needed to set up and analyze ProSight LAN Watch alerts and reports and the skills required to resolve problems quickly based on industry best practices.
ProSight LAN Watch includes 100's of built-in commands for remote server and desktop management
ProSight LAN Watch is integrated with Progent's ConnectWise ticketing system. With a ProSight LAN Watch agent installed on a server/workstation, a single click can create a prioritized TRC ticket or start a chat with a TRC engineer, who can resolve the problem using the ScreenConnect remote control tool. In most cases, potential problems can be resolved without interrupting your end users.
Summary of ProSight LAN Watch Features and Benefits
ProSight LAN Watch represents a powerful and affordable Remote Monitoring and Management solution by providing a unique combination of asset discovery and extensive, actionable reporting. ProSight LAN Watch's benefits include:
Sample Reports from ProSight LAN Watch
- Reduce IT support costs
- Improve network availability
- Avoid hardware warranty and software license expirations
- Keep your IT management focused on strategic issues, not on network maintenance
- Optimize the utilization of your critical network assets
- Get the insight you need for efficient capacity planning
- Partner with Progent's world-class team of network experts
The following links allow you to view or download sample reports available with Progent's ProSight LAN Watch remote monitoring and management service.
Download Progent's ProSight LAN Watch: Remote Monitoring and Management Datasheet
- Asset Summary Report: Displays a summary of all network assets, followed by detailed lists grouped by each monitored device type.
Click here to view or download the sample Asset Summary Report. (PDF, 351 Kb, 6 pages).
- Client Health Standards: Lists a summary of your current health status, recent asset activity, and a concise asset analysis. Includes a graph of devices that are currently operating within standards.
Click here to view or download the sample Client Health Standards Report. (PDF, 188 Kb, 3 pages).
- Computer Audit: Displays a detailed overview of a computer.
Click here to view or download the sample Computer Audit Report. (PDF, 509 Kb, 7 pages).
- Computer Health Standards: For each monitored computer, displays details about the latest scans for standards and health checks.
Click here to view or download the sample Computer Health Standards Report. (PDF, 632 Kb, 10 pages).
- Patch Compliance: Displays the patch compliance of your systems, and details each device and patch that is non-compliant.
Click here to view or download the sample Patch Compliance Report. (PDF, 199 Kb, 3 pages).
- Software List Displays a list of applications installed on each monitored computer.
Click here to view or download the sample Software List Report. (PDF, 1,581 Kb, 17 pages).
- Ticket Summary: Displays Progent's client ticket statistics and charts for the past 30 days, followed by a list of ticket activity.
Click here to view or download the sample Ticket Summary Report. (PDF, 380 Kb, 5 pages).
To download a single-page datasheet in PDF format describing Progent's ProSight LAN Watch RMM services, click:
Progent's ProSight LAN Watch Server and Desktop Monitoring and Management Services Datasheet. (PDF - 95 KB)
ProSight Network Audit Advanced: Deep-Dive Network Health Audit with Active Directory Cleanup Report
ProSight LAN Watch is the remote monitoring tool behind Progent's ProSight Network Audit Advanced service. This affordable infrastructure health review provides a professional assessment of how closely your network configuration follows industry best practices. The audit includes an Active Directory (AD) Cleanup report that identifies any problems found in your AD deployment and suggests remediation. The ProSight Network Audit Advanced comes with one year of Progent's ProSight LAN Watch network monitoring service. To learn more about ProSight Network Audit Advanced, see ProSight Network Audit Advanced.
Additional ProSight Managed Services Offered by Progent
Progent's ProSight suite of network management services includes other affordable, flat-rate managed service packages designed to help small and mid-size businesses maintain on-premises or hybrid cloud IT environments by monitoring and managing key areas including security, backup/disaster recovery, and email spam and content filtering. By partnering with leading platform vendors, Progent can bring small businesses the same cutting-edge information technology solutions found in the largest enterprises.
Managed services available from Progent include:
Download Progent's 10 Benefits of Managed IT Services White Paper
- ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes SentinelOne's next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard physical and virtual endpoints against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat progression including blocking, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
- ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Endpoint Security and Microsoft Exchange Filtering
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.
- ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery Services
Progent has partnered with leading backup/restore technology providers to produce ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a portfolio of management outsourcing plans that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). ProSight DPS products manage and monitor your backup processes and allow transparent backup and fast restoration of critical files, applications, system images, and Hyper-V and VMware virtual machines. ProSight DPS helps you recover from data loss caused by hardware breakdown, natural disasters, fire, cyber attacks such as ransomware, human mistakes, ill-intentioned employees, or application bugs. Managed backup services in the ProSight Data Protection Services product family include ProSight DPS Ataro VM Backup, ProSight Ataro Office 365 Total Backup, ProSight ECHO Backup based on Barracuda dedicated storage, and ProSight DPS MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent service representative can assist you to determine which of these managed services are most appropriate for your network.
- ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
- ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
Progent’s ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it simple and affordable for small and mid-sized organizations to diagram, monitor, optimize and debug their networking appliances such as routers and switches, firewalls, and access points as well as servers, endpoints and other devices. Incorporating state-of-the-art Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology maps are kept updated, captures and manages the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, monitors performance, and sends alerts when issues are discovered. By automating time-consuming management processes, WAN Watch can cut hours off common chores such as making network diagrams, expanding your network, finding devices that require important updates, or identifying the cause of performance problems. Learn more details about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure management services.
- ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
- ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time thrown away searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you require the instant you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
- Active Protection Against Ransomware: AI-based Ransomware Identification and Remediation
Progent's Active Defense Against Ransomware is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by traditional signature-matching AV tools. Progent ASM services safeguard on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ransomware defense and recovery services.
- Outsourced/Co-managed Help Center: Support Desk Managed Services
Progent's Call Center services allow your IT staff to offload Call Center services to Progent or divide activity for support services transparently between your in-house support group and Progent's nationwide pool of IT service technicians, engineers and subject matter experts (SMEs). Progent's Co-managed Service Desk offers a smooth supplement to your internal support organization. User interaction with the Help Desk, provision of technical assistance, issue escalation, ticket generation and updates, efficiency measurement, and management of the support database are consistent whether issues are resolved by your core IT support staff, by Progent, or a mix of the two. Read more about Progent's outsourced/shared Help Desk services.
- Patch Management: Patch Management Services
Progent's managed services for software and firmware patch management provide organizations of any size a flexible and affordable alternative for assessing, testing, scheduling, implementing, and tracking software and firmware updates to your dynamic IT system. Besides maximizing the protection and reliability of your computer network, Progent's software/firmware update management services free up time for your in-house IT staff to focus on line-of-business initiatives and activities that deliver the highest business value from your information network. Find out more about Progent's software/firmware update management support services.
- ProSight Duo Multi-Factor Authentication: Identity Validation, Endpoint Policy Enforcement, and Protected Single Sign-on (SSO)
Progent's Duo authentication service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo technology to protect against password theft through the use of two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports single-tap identity verification on Apple iOS, Android, and other out-of-band devices. Using Duo 2FA, when you sign into a protected application and enter your password you are asked to confirm your identity on a device that only you possess and that uses a separate network channel. A broad selection of out-of-band devices can be used for this added form of ID validation such as a smartphone or watch, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You can register multiple validation devices. To learn more about Duo identity validation services, go to Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services.
To view a white paper describing why managed services are rapidly replacing the traditional break/fix model of network support outsourcing for small and mid-size organizations, click:
10 Benefits of Managed IT Services. (PDF - 710 KB)
ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a fast and affordable alternative for small and medium-size businesses to obtain an objective evaluation of the overall health of their network. Based on a selection of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms in the industry, and overseen by Progent's world-class team of information technology experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how well the deployment of your essential infrastructure assets adhere to industry leading practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI like a more manageable Active Directory environment. Both versions also come with one year of advanced remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include easier management, better compliance with data security standards, higher utilization of network assets, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and recovery, and higher availability. Read more information about ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure assessment.
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report is an affordable service built around a brief phone interview with a Progent backup/recovery consultant. The interview is designed to help evaluate your company's preparedness either to defend against ransomware or recover quickly after an attack by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, Mailto (aka Netwalker), Phobos, Snatch or Nephilim. Progent will work with you personally to gather information concerning your existing cybersecurity posture and backup system, and Progent will then deliver a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report describing how you can follow best practices to deploy an efficient security and backup environment that minimizes your exposure to ransomware and aligns with your company's requirements. For details, see The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.
Contact Progent to Find Out More About ProSight LAN Watch Server and Desktop Monitoring and Management Services
For detailed pricing and to find out more about how ProSight LAN Watch remote monitoring and reporting services can save you support costs and increase network uptime for your business, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.