Allowing clients to focus on their core strengths and critical business initiatives instead of tedious and complex computing issues is our primary mission! Lowen IT delivers a robust, reliable, cost effective set of managed IT services, consulting and targeted IT projects. Our proactive solutions include fully managed computing environments, communications, network monitoring, LAN/WAN, security, backup and recovery, and storage, all backed by world class customer support and rock solid industry partners like Barracuda, Dell, Microsoft, VMware, Citrix, Cisco and Axis. Creating long term, strategic relationships with our clients allows us to work together as partners, shaping solutions with technology that specifically address the direction of the business. Lowen IT will work tirelessly to serve the needs and exceed the expectations of clients across Kansas and beyond.
Lowen IT has partnered with Barracuda to power a series of reliable, innovative and affordable managed IT services, spanning across key technologies that will improve the uptime and efficiency of your business technology. This principal offering from Lowen IT is designed to allow your team to focus and leverage their talents on the core business at hand, and not be burdened with the daunting task of maintaining the technology that facilitates those key business initiatives. Whether it's a single service that allows your existing IT staff to better utilize their talents, or the entire suite of services (Lowen IT's Complete Care offering), Lowen IT has the right combination of proactive services and 24x7x365 support that can take the stress and anxiety out of managing this ever changing landscape.
Safe and Resilient Data Security
This service is an essential tool to optimize the performance, security, and availability of your network. Cloud-hosted security services offload hardware intensive tasks for greater network efficiency and updated protection from viruses, malware, exploits and other ever-changing network security risks. This service extends security coverage beyond network boundaries and makes it easy to regulate network traffic and restrict harmful network applications. In addition, the robust reporting functions will provide information that MAY assist in the completion of various regulatory audit procedures. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Wide Ranging Virus / Malware Protection
This service protects against viruses, spyware and malware threats without draining resources or slowing down the computing environment. Security policies can be created and applied to match different machine types and environments. This solution is cloud hosted, eliminating unnecessary usage of valuable server resources and reducing maintenance costs. Automated daily quick scans and weekly deep scanning provides ongoing, continuous protection against exploits and zero-day threats. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Robust Suite of Network Monitoring & Proactive Maintenance
Sophisticated malware aimed at exploiting software vulnerabilities is on the rise, and it can only take a single infected device to cause widespread harm to a network. Unpatched 3rd party applications such as Java, Adobe, QuickTime and Flash or other recommended system updates not implemented leave devices vulnerable to infection and performance issues. This service provides updated protection to end user devices and network servers by performing timely operating system updates and patching of other popular 3rd party applications. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Comprehensive Data Backup and Protection
What’s the untold cost to your business of losing critical data? This service reduces complexity and saves time by integrating software, storage and cloud technology in an all-in-one solution, providing you the peace of mind and you deserve around your valuable information. This solution provides complete protection for all physical and virtual environments. All targeted data is securely delivered to cloud servers, protecting your valuable business information in the event of a catastrophic failure, and is both transmitted and stored with 256-bit AES encryption. Additional options exist that would assist your business to function in the event of a catastrophic failure. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Granular Content Management and Tracking Including Social Media
This service allows organizations to benefit from online applications and tools without exposure to web-borne malware and viruses, lost user productivity, and misused bandwidth. As a comprehensive solution for web security and management, it unites award-winning spyware, malware and virus protection with a powerful policy and reporting engine, while also allowing a deep level of visibility into the activity that’s occurring. Advanced features ensure that organizations adapt to emerging requirements like social-network regulation, remote filtering, and visibility into SSL-encrypted traffic. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Aggresive Span Cleaning Utilities
This service provides for advanced email security with the convenience and scalability of the cloud. Through management of both inbound and outbound email traffic, organizations are protected from email-borne threats and data leaks. This service also provides protection against email spamming, spoofing and phishing attacks and virus and malware threats. Continual tasks performed with this solution include but are not limited to:
Managed IT for Your Entire Computing Environment
With the demands of technology ever growing, businesses often lack the basic support and/or expertise required to maintain a reliable, healthy IT infrastructure. Aside from the basics, being able to tailor the environment to complement your key initiatives requires yet another, more advanced level of proficiency. Many times this level of effort is a distraction, taking the focus away from the most important and profitable functions of your business. Complete Care from Lowen IT provides broad proactive support, maintenance, monitoring and reporting, and analysis of your internal* computing environment. This coverage typically includes the packages referenced on the reverse side of this page , yet also provides the necessary level of support, maximizing uptime and the consistent, normal** operation of your network, including the following:
*This service does not provide WAN or internet connectivity
**Generally accepted industry standard performance as described by hardware/software manufacturer
The opportunity cost for businesses not focusing on their areas of expertise is tremendous. Let our team of experts monitor, manage and proactively address the ongoing concerns of your computing environment, while you focus on your core strengths, and take your business to new heights.
A thorough and granular review of network health, computing inventory, and recommendations for improvement
Our network analysis service acquires a vast amount of network data including assets, users, configurations, and vulnerabilities, all without installing any software, probes, or agents. In addition to automatically capturing information from anything attached to the network, data from individual "off line" devices can be captured and automatically incorporated into our final reports, which are extensive. To round out the service, our experts will make suggestions and/or formal recommendations, in accordance with the respective managed service package.
Customer service and transparency are delivered through automated service requests and account detail access
Customer service and transparency are delivered through automated service requests and account detail access.
Many of our solutions include both Cloud and On-Premise components and alternatives. These options afford us the flexibility to meet the needs of a wide variety of business environments.
Managed Patches / Updates
Managed Patches / Updates
Managed Data Backup
Managed Patches / Updates
Managed Data Backup
Email Spam Filtering
Managed Patches / Updates
Managed Data Backup
Email Spam Filtering
Lowen IT offers the experience, knowledge, strong industry relationships and tools to provide the best IT service and support for your business. Although we have the necessary resources to be at your location quickly, many technology problems don’t require an engineer to be on-site. Lowen IT provides secure, remote support service saving you time and money. Call us today at 866-508-5694 or complete the contact form below to learn how Lowen IT can provide IT service and support, 24x7x365 days per year, on-site or remotely.
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Lowen IT can design, implement and support a wide variety of valuable project solutions, complementing our managed services, or as standalone, one-time efforts. Lowen IT has taken great care to not only have the necessary expertise to create an unmatched customer experience, but also to have engaged with industry leading partners that are innovative yet highly reliable. Couple this with our well defined project management and consulting focus, and you have an offering that will add long term value to your business. Please contact us today at 866-508-5694 or complete the contact form below to find out more about how one or more of these solutions could add value to your business!
Storage is a critical component in the end-to-end enterprise. It enhances server capabilities and dynamically protects your company’s hard-earned data. Our storage solutions from Dell / EqualLogic are designed to lower your overall IT infrastructure costs and improve efficiency, enabling you to:
EqualLogic products include a comprehensive software portfolio with easy-to-use array software, host integration tools and no licensing fees. EqualLogic virtualized-storage offers a simple path to rapid deployment, comprehensive data protection, enterprise-class performance and reliability, and seamless pay-as-you grow expansion.
Can my business continue to function without my critical data, applications and operations? A resounding yes is the only answer that indicates that you do not need a viable disaster recovery plan. At some point your data will be at risk. It could be a machine error, a human error, a virus or even a natural disaster like a tornado or flood. Not having the proper precautions in place could mean losing it all. Could your business survive? What would be the cost of restoring it from scratch, even if you could? Think of your disaster recovery plan as an insurance policy for your data and business should something out of your control happen. Lowen IT delivers end to end, innovative solutions from industry leaders Barracuda and Dell / AppAssure, utilizing both on-site, cloud or hybrid scenarios that can fit virtually every business need.
No house will last long without a well built and solid foundation. Your computing environment is no different. Regardless of the complex applications and high end solutions and equipment that might be available to utilize, a computing environment is doomed to fail without a solid foundation on which to operate. Lowen IT delivers the building blocks for that foundation through solid routing and switching solutions from both Dell and Cisco and wireless networking and mobility solutions from Aruba, Dell and Ubiquity. Whether your requirements are for wired access, campus wireless environments, or outdoor, point to point connections, Lowen IT can provide what you need in any situation.
With the ever growing use of mobile devices, social networks, cloud-based applications and intrusions, securing your business’ vital assets is critical. Besides deliberate outside attacks, your own employees may unwittingly threaten your network by opening email-borne viruses, running bandwidth-hungry applications or accessing the wrong websites. Lowen IT delivers a robust set of security solutions from Barracuda (Firewalls, Content Filtering), Vipre (AV) and Labtech (Patch Management) that deter and surround these threats, providing a safe, secure and productive environment in which to conduct your core business activities.
Clear, effective yet easy means of communication, both between your employees, your customers and a multitude of other constituents, is absolutely critical for the success of your organization. Lowen IT delivers reliable and cost effective solutions for voice / telephony, email / messaging and video solutions. Our experts will identify ways to leverage the synergies between these solutions and others, aligning with partners such as Cudatel for VOIP telephony solutions, Microsoft Exchange (on-premise) and Office 365 (hosted) for email / messaging, Barracuda for email spam filtering and archiving , and Polycom for video applications.
Whether you're running applications that share photos to millions of mobile users or you’re supporting the critical operations of your business, the “cloud” provides rapid access to flexible and low cost IT resources. With cloud computing, you don’t need to make large upfront investments in hardware and spend time on the heavy lifting of managing that hardware. Instead, you can provision exactly the right type and size of computing resources you need to power your newest bright idea or operate your IT department. With cloud computing, you can access as many resources as you need, almost instantly, and only pay for what you use.Lowen IT partners with AWS (Amazon Web Services) to deliver a wide variety of solutions, offering yet another way to deliver best in class technology services by trading significant up front capital expenses for variable expenses - paying only for what you consume. Other benefits to this method of computing include lower costs via the economies of scale, no guesswork on your needed capacity, increased speed and agility, and fewer expenses associated with housing on premise infrastructure.
Virtualization has been a game-changing technology for IT, providing efficiencies and capabilities that just aren't possible when constrained within a physical world. Regardless of what type of virtualization you're considering (server, desktop, application, storage, etc.) the premise of this technology provides a long list of advantages, including energy and space savings, faster services provisioning, better hardware choices, increased uptime, improved disaster recovery, more efficient processing, and maybe the most important of them all; getting your data better prepared for a move to the cloud!Lowen IT partners with vendors like VMware, Citrix and Microsoft to deliver truly flexible, cost effective yet innovative solutions for virtualization, for almost any environment.
With the technology available today, why not leverage the affordable solutions that Lowen IT can provide to better protect your business, your customers, and you? It's a proven fact that even the mere presence of security cameras is a deterrent to crime, however, why not consider implementing a solution that can not only deter unwanted activity, but can also provide you with the peace of mind and an official record of what happened, and what's currently happening?Lowen IT partners with industry leaders Axis Communications and Milestone to provide solutions that span single site solutions to enterprise level, multi-site solutions, all letting you see what's happening at any location, from anywhere, anytime. These cost effective solutions also allow you to save and store recorded data in many different fashions, meeting almost any need for surveillance.Finally, the digital, network video surveillance system (IP Surveillance) provides a host of benefits and advanced functionalities that cannot be provided by an analog video surveillance system. The advantages include superior image quality, remote accessibility, distributed intelligent video capabilities, easy installation and integration, and better scalability, flexibility and cost-effectiveness.
Today’s computer networks provide the foundation through which a company remains innovative, competitive and profitable. The reliability, scalability and availability of network infrastructure plays a critical role in an organization’s long-term success. Each minute of downtime can translate into to lost revenue and valuable missed opportunity.Lowen IT’s expert resources use state of the art discovery tools and technical best practices to create a detailed and robust overview of your environment, and is not only designed for your logical environment, but can also include a review of your physical environment as well. Let us help identify potential troubling issues and proactively plan to avoid costly downtime and business interruption.
In addition to our typical engagement where we design, implement and support the technologies that are outlined in our portfolio of services, Lowen IT also provides expert resources that can consult with you on these and a wide variety of other topics. Strategic planning, design validation, vendor analysis, and even staff augmentation to provide additional resources to your team, are a sample of the types of engagements we perform.
Choosing the wrong partner who’s not capable of delivering a high level of consistent, proven performance and innovation, can have long lasting negative effects on your business. As a result, we very carefully select our industry partners to insure the absolute best solutions and support for our customers. We work together closely with these leaders in the IT industry, collaborating on a wide variety of solutions, design and support that mirrors our portfolio of services.
Lowen IT is a best in class, rapidly growing IT consulting organization, and we take pride in creating a vibrant and dynamic workplace that is fueled by ingenuity and innovation. Our employees are encouraged to share their great ideas and who knows -- the next big idea could be yours! From designing, implementing and supporting cutting-edge technology to collaborating with an exceptional team of both internal resources and clients and serving our community, Lowen IT is redefining the true meaning of success.
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