Server and PC Monitoring ConsultingProSight LAN Watch is Progentís 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 Progentís 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:

  • 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 Progentís Technical Response Center
  • Pre-designed and customizable reports
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 The platform also features asset management tools that can help detect outdated, under utilized, and stressed hardware devices.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.

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 Progentís 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 Server and Desktop Management Consulting

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:

  • 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 Progentís world-class consultants to maximize the business value of your information network
Sample Reports from ProSight LAN Watch
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
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:

  • ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
    ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to defend physical and virtual endpoints against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete malware attack progression including protection, identification, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Endpoint Protection and Exchange Filtering
    ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements 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 enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows fast restoration of critical data, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
    ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized organizations to map, track, optimize and debug their connectivity hardware like switches, firewalls, and load balancers as well as servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Using state-of-the-art RMM technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that network maps are always updated, copies and displays the configuration information of almost all devices on your network, tracks performance, and generates alerts when potential issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting activities, ProSight WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks such as network mapping, expanding your network, locating devices that need important updates, or resolving performance problems. Learn more about ProSight WAN Watch infrastructure management services.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs 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 protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation Management
    Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Read or Download Progent's White Paper: 10 Benefits of Managed IT Services
To download a white paper describing why managed services are rapidly takingthe place of the traditional break/fix model of IT 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 quick and affordable way for small and mid-size businesses to obtain an objective evaluation of the overall health of their information system. Powered by a selection of the leading remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools in the industry, and supervised by Progent's world-class team of information technology professionals, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the deployment of your core infrastructure devices adhere to best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate benefits like a cleaner Active Directory (AD) system. Both versions also include a year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with data security standards, higher utilization of IT assets, quicker troubleshooting, more reliable backup and restore, and higher availability. Read more information about Progent's ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure assessment.

Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service centered on a brief phone discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is intended to help assess your organization's preparedness either to defend against ransomware or recover rapidly following an assault by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Locky. Progent will work with you directly to collect information about your current AV defense and backup/recovery system, and Progent will then produce a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report document describing how you can follow best practices to deploy an efficient AV and backup environment that reduces your vulnerability to a ransomware attack and aligns with your business needs. For details, refer to The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.

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.

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