ProSight LAN Watch is Progent's network management outsourcing service, available for a low monthly price, that provides in-depth server and desktop management tools for streamlining tasks like proactive remote monitoring, resource inventory, patch management, and troubleshooting. Previously known as ZENO, ProSight LAN Watch continually monitors Windows-powered servers and desktops and checks for deviations from predetermined health thresholds. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers an issue, it automatically sends an alert to specified personnel and to your Progent support representative so potential problems can be corrected before they have a chance to impact productivity. On monitored servers or desktops, it takes a single click to create a prioritized trouble ticket for Progent's Technical Response Center (TRC).
ProSight LAN Watch can be combined with Progent's ProSight Data Protection Services cloud backup product. The ProSight LAN Watch portal furnishes a clear overview of your recent ProSight DPS backups and cloud storage. ProSight LAN Watch includes the option of tracking the health of additional IP-enabled devices such as routers, switches, and printers.
ProSight LAN Watch includes an library of services to help you monitor health of your network. Services available with ProSight LAN Watch include:
ProSight LAN Watch's capabilities include more than proactive monitoring to identify early-stage technical problems. The platform also features asset management tools that can help detect outdated, under utilized, and stressed hardware devices. In addition, ProSight LAN Watch can help you keep track of equipment warranties and software licenses and alert you when they are about to expire.
- Proactive monitoring of Windows servers and desktops
- Monitor the health of key apps and server roles such as Exchange, SQL Server and Active Directory
- Build-in and custom alert thresholds and scripts for repair
- Web-based dashboard for equipment status and state data
- IT asset Inventory reporting
- Performance trend analysis
- Optional patch management including staged patching
- Single-click trouble tickets for priority assistance from Progent's Technical Response Center
- Pre-designed and customizable reports
A Cost-effective Remote Monitoring and Management Solution
ProSight LAN Watch services are offered for a small one-time startup fee and a fixed, budget-friendly monthly charge determined by the services requested and the number of servers and desktops monitored. If repair services are required, they can either be taken care of by your in-house support staff or by Progent's technicians and engineers on a time-and-material basis. With two decades of experience delivering remote IT consulting support to companies across the U.S., Progent has the experience necessary to configure ProSight LAN Watch appropriately for your network environment and business needs, and Progent has the skills to understand and act upon ProSight LAN Watch's alerts and reports.
ProSight LAN Watch comes with a library of built-in tools 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.
Top Benefits of ProSight LAN Watch
ProSight LAN Watch is an effective, low-cost network management outsourcing solution that delivers a powerful combination of resource discovery and comprehensive reporting. ProSight LAN Watch's major benefits include:
Sample Reports from ProSight LAN Watch
- Reduce network management time and expense
- Increase network uptime
- Stay ahead of expirations of hardware warranties and software licenses
- Allow your management to concentrate on business issues rather than computer technology
- Expedite your return on investment in network infrastructure
- Get actionable information for network optimization and capacity planning
- Work with Progent's world-class consultants to maximize the business value of your information network
These links let you view or download samples of the reports available with Progent's ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop 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 datasheet 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: Affordable In-depth Network Health Audit with Active Directory Cleanup Report
ProSight LAN Watch is the RMM engine behind Progent's ProSight Network Audit Advanced service. This value-priced network health review offers an objective evaluation of how well your network infrastructure configuration adheres to best practices. The review includes the creation and presentation of an Active Directory (AD) Cleanup document to help make you aware of any issues that should be addressed in your Active Directory environment. The ProSight Network Audit Advanced also includes a full year of Progent's ProSight LAN Watch managed service. For additional information about ProSight Network Audit Advanced, visit ProSight Network Audit Advanced.
Additional ProSight Managed Services Offered by Progent
Progent's ProSight family 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:
Read or Download Progent's White Paper: 10 Benefits of Managed IT Services
- ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes SentinelOne's next generation behavior-based analysis tools to guard physical and virtual endpoint devices against new malware assaults like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner, dealer, and integrator. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
- ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection and Microsoft Exchange Email Filtering
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.
- ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery Services
Progent has worked with leading backup/restore software providers to create ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a family of subscription-based management outsourcing plans that deliver backup-as-a-service (BaaS). ProSight DPS products automate and monitor your data backup processes and enable non-disruptive backup and rapid recovery of critical files, applications, images, plus virtual machines. ProSight DPS helps your business recover from data loss caused by equipment failures, natural disasters, fire, cyber attacks such as ransomware, user mistakes, ill-intentioned insiders, or application glitches. Managed services available in the ProSight Data Protection Services portfolio include ProSight DPS Altaro VM Backup, ProSight 365 Total Backup (formerly Altaro 365 Backup), ProSight ECHO Backup based on Barracuda purpose-built storage, and ProSight MSP360 Cloud and On-prem Backup. Your Progent service representative can help you to determine which of these managed services are best suited for your IT environment.
- ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see Email Guard spam and content filtering.
- ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Management
Progent's ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it easy and affordable for small and mid-sized organizations to map, monitor, reconfigure and troubleshoot their connectivity appliances such as switches, firewalls, and wireless controllers plus servers, endpoints and other devices. Incorporating state-of-the-art Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, ProSight WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology diagrams are kept current, copies and manages the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management processes, WAN Watch can cut hours off common chores like network mapping, expanding your network, locating appliances that require critical updates, or isolating performance bottlenecks. Learn more details about ProSight WAN Watch infrastructure monitoring and management consulting.
- ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out 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 makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you're making improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
- Progent Active Protection Against Ransomware: Machine Learning-based Ransomware Detection and Cleanup
Progent's Active Defense Against Ransomware is an endpoint protection managed service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV products. Progent ASM services protect local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat progression including protection, identification, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ransomware protection and recovery services.
- Progent's Outsourced/Shared Call Desk: Call Center Managed Services
Progent's Help Desk services permit your IT team to outsource Call Center services to Progent or divide activity for Help Desk services transparently between your in-house network support staff and Progent's nationwide pool of IT support technicians, engineers and subject matter experts (SMEs). Progent's Co-managed Service Desk offers a smooth extension of your core IT support staff. User interaction with the Help Desk, provision of support services, problem escalation, trouble ticket generation and updates, efficiency metrics, and maintenance of the service database are consistent whether issues are resolved by your in-house support organization, by Progent's team, or by a combination. Read more about Progent's outsourced/shared Call Center services.
- Patch Management: Patch Management Services
Progent's managed services for software and firmware patch management offer businesses of any size a flexible and cost-effective alternative for evaluating, validating, scheduling, implementing, and documenting updates to your dynamic IT network. Besides maximizing the protection and reliability of your computer network, Progent's software/firmware update management services allow your IT team to concentrate on line-of-business initiatives and tasks that derive the highest business value from your information network. Find out more about Progent's software/firmware update management services.
- ProSight Duo Two-Factor Authentication: Access Security, Endpoint Remediation, and Protected Single Sign-on (SSO)
Progent's Duo MFA service plans incorporate Cisco's Duo cloud technology to defend against compromised passwords by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo enables single-tap identity verification on Apple iOS, Android, and other out-of-band devices. With Duo 2FA, whenever you log into a secured application and give your password you are asked to confirm your identity on a device that only you possess and that is accessed using a different network channel. A broad selection of devices can be used for this added form of authentication including an iPhone or Android or watch, a hardware/software token, a landline phone, etc. You can designate several validation devices. To find out more about Duo identity validation services, visit Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication services.
- ProSight Reporting: Real-time Reporting for Ticketing and Network Monitoring Applications
ProSight Reporting is an expanding line of in-depth reporting tools designed to work with the industry's top ticketing and network monitoring applications including ConnectWise Manage, ConnectWise Automate, Customer Thermometer, Auvik, and SentinelOne. ProSight Reporting uses Microsoft Graph and features color coding to highlight and contextualize key issues like inconsistent support follow-up or machines with missing patches. By identifying ticketing or network health concerns clearly and in near-real time, ProSight Reporting enhances network value, reduces management hassle, and saves money. For details, visit ProSight Reporting for ticketing and network monitoring platforms.
To download a white paper describing why managed services are rapidly takingthe place of the old 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 offer a quick and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size businesses to get an unbiased evaluation of the health of their information system. Powered by some of the leading remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools in the industry, and overseen by Progent's world-class group of information technology experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the configuration of your essential infrastructure devices adhere to industry leading practices. Both the Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver instant ROI such as a more manageable Active Directory (AD) environment. Both versions also come with one year of advanced remote network monitoring and management (RMM). Advantages can include simpler management, better compliance with data security requirements, higher utilization of network resources, quicker troubleshooting, more reliable backup and recovery, and higher availability. Read more about Progent's ProSight Network Audits IT infrastructure assessment.
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service based on a brief phone discussion with a Progent information assurance expert. The interview is intended to help evaluate your organization's ability to defend against ransomware or recover rapidly after an assault by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, Netwalker, DopplePaymer, Snatch or Egregor. Progent will consult with you directly to collect information concerning your existing AV defense and backup system, and Progent will then deliver a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can apply industry best practices to build a cost-effective security and backup environment that reduces your vulnerability to a ransomware attack and meets your company's requirements. For details, visit Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service.
Contact Progent to Find Out More About ProSight LAN Watch Server and Desktop Monitoring and Management Services
For pricing information and to learn more about how ProSight LAN Watch remote monitoring and reporting services can reduce support costs and increase network uptime for your business, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.