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A Brief Discussion on Different Types of Managed Services

by Hussain S. Web Hosting Service
From the last few years, managed IT services have become very popular across multiple industries. They have become essential for business success nowadays. Therefore, there are many service providers offering various types of managed services to different businesses.

Now, coming to the description of managed services, managed services are a distinct kind of outsourced services that cover all the IT functions of an organization. The service provider of managed services takes over all the day-to-day IT operations of its client’s business with a huge degree of accountability. The only role businesses have to play after hiring managed service is to review the processes.

Owing to various benefits associated with these services, companies are now moving out of their traditional methods of dealing with IT services and outsourcing their IT functions.

As there are many types of services that come under IT management services, companies should first understand different types of managed services available and their benefits. After that, they should decide which one would be useful for meeting their needs.


Here’s a brief about different types of managed services offered by managed service providers:

Network Services
These services include everything from onsite infrastructure setup to networking that is managed by an outsourced infrastructure. All the functions are managed through various levels of the service as per the requirements of the individual business. These services provide their clients fully secure and uninterrupted access to their business data and devices. Service providers are responsible for managing router, firewall, load-balancer, wireless and mobile networking, switch & port, public IP address, etc.

Server & Application Management
With server and application management services, service providers help their clients in keeping servers of all types working properly. With these services, companies can get system management application capabilities. Further, service providers also ensure that needs all types of business application are fully met. It improves their performance and reduces maintenance time and cost. This service includes managed databases, system, application management, and managed exchange.

Server Services
With server services, service providers help their clients in staff augmentation services. Under this, server management and monitoring services are offered 24/7. Service providers also support server migration, disaster recovery, performance management, problem diagnosis, custom data replication solutions, and data backup and recovery.

Storage and Backup
With the increased use of data, it is very important to ensure the availability of safe storage and backup solutions. Thus, storage and backup services offered by various reliable sources are used for the protection and preservation of valuable data. Moreover, these services also provide fast, flexible, and centralized data protection to data across various platforms. Businesses can avail services such as managed storage, managed backup and archiving, remote backup services, etc.

Monitoring Services
These are dynamic and adaptive monitoring solutions that allow enterprises to intelligently monitor IT performance. These services include trend analysis and reporting, capacity planning, end user experience management, monitor key business metrics, IT service desk with support for ITIL, service level management, asset management, etc.

Managed Security
Various service providers provide managed security services with robust practices, 24/7 monitoring, and management support to their client’s business. Services include security log collection and management, real-time security, vulnerability management and penetration testing, advanced threat protection and much more.


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About Hussain S. Junior   Web Hosting Service

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Created on Aug 12th 2019 06:26. Viewed 272 times.

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