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 The platform also features asset management tools that can help detect outdated, under utilized, and stressed hardware devices.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 is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend physical and virtual endpoints against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including blocking, detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection and Microsoft Exchange Email Filtering
    ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies packaged within one agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent can also help your company to install and verify a backup and disaster recovery system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
    ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it easy and inexpensive for smaller businesses to map out, track, optimize and troubleshoot their networking appliances like switches, firewalls, and load balancers plus servers, endpoints and other devices. Incorporating cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management technology, WAN Watch ensures that network maps are always updated, copies and manages the configuration information of virtually all devices on your network, monitors performance, and generates notices when problems are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting processes, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary chores like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, locating appliances that need critical updates, or identifying the cause of performance problems. Find out more details about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure monitoring and management consulting.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
    With 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 high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation Management
    ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and safeguard data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time wasted searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Read or Download Progent's White Paper: 10 Benefits of Managed IT Services
To view a white paper explaining why managed services are quickly replacing the traditional break/fix model of network support for small and mid-size companies, click:
10 Benefits of Managed IT Services. (PDF - 710 KB)

ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a quick and low-cost way for small and medium-size businesses to get an objective assessment of the overall health of their information system. Powered by some of the top remote monitoring and management platforms in the industry, and supervised by Progent's certified team of information technology professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how well the configuration of your core network devices conform 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 more manageable Active Directory (AD) environment. Both versions also include a year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM). Advantages can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with government and industry security regulations, higher utilization of IT assets, faster problem resolution, more reliable backup and recovery, and higher availability. See more information about ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure review.

The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service built around a brief discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is intended to help assess your company's ability to block ransomware or recover quickly following an assault by a ransomware variant like Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Hermes. Progent will work with you personally to gather information about your current security profile and backup/recovery procedures, and Progent will then produce a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can follow best practices to create a cost-effective AV and backup/recovery system that reduces your vulnerability to a ransomware attack and meets your company's needs. For more information, 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.

More topics of interest: