Managed Server

Managed Server 2020-07-01T17:49:12+00:00

Individual or All-inclusive Managed Server Solutions

Buchanan’s Managed Server offering provides the option for you to select individual services or an all-in inclusive solution to maintain and protect your organization’s servers. We offer protection from ransomware, malware, and viruses. In addition, our solution offers monthly patching, upgrade and migration services, overall monitoring, backup and restoration services, and complete management, utilizing industry leading software and tools.

Buchanan Technologies provides customers with Enterprise Tools for Monitoring, Management, Asset Management, and Patch Deployment. Buchanan offers customers a separate isolated environment to leverage our investment in the BMC Incident monitoring and management platform on a consumption basis. Optional incident management services are available.

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managed server services

Each service listed below can be selected individually, or in combination of each other.

Managed Server Backup and Restoration

Backups can be customized to ensure critical systems are always priority. Solution handles everything from licencing to monthly reporting to ensure backups are complete.
  • Licensing
  • Storage targets
  • On demand restorations
  • Administration & Management of backup jobs
  • Monthly reporting

Server Monitoring

Monitoring covers both Linux and Windows based servers, keeping you informed of critical thresholds and alerts needed for optimum system performance.
  • Configuration and installation of agent
  • Automatic alerts
  • Monthly reporting
  • Real-Time monitoring of performance thresholds

Server Management

Complete monthly management of selected servers, includes monitoring and incident response.
  • Health monitoring
  • Configuration management
  • Incident response
  • Server patch management (optional)

Patch Management

Includes system Security patching, including Microsoft Office products and Operating system Feature patching. Please request a complete quote or your environment from a Buchanan account executive.
  • Monthly server poll and patch review
  • Pre-Patch testing
  • Pilot testing
  • Deploy patches
  • Post Patch validation

Threat Protection

Choose from anti-malware, anti-ransomware, or both. Anti-Malware offers signature-based anti virus agents and Anti-Ransomware offers behavioral-based anti-ransomware. Both solutions are supported with industry leading software and 2018 Magic Quadrant Endpoint Protection leader, Sophos.

Server Upgrades and Migrations

Upgrade services include replacing out of date servers, such as the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 that is coming to end of life in July 2019, or moving on-premise servers into a cloud environment, or a hybrid of those services based on your organizational needs. Looking for a solution to your SQL Server 2008 end of life, you can watch the video on this page to educate yourself on the options from Microsoft, and then contact a Buchanan representative to help you whatever option you choose.


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Supporting Technologies

BMC IT Operations
Microsoft Exchange
Microsoft Azure
Skype for Business
SQL Server
System Center
System Center Configuration Manager
Windows Server