SOURCE: Savant Protection

Savant Protection

January 11, 2011 09:00 ET

Savant Protection Launches First-Ever Application Whitelisting Solution for Managed Service Providers (MSPs)

MSPs Use Savant's Purpose-Built Offering to Block Viruses, Malware and Other Security Threats

HUDSON, NH--(Marketwire - January 11, 2011) - Savant Protection, the leading provider of Automated Application Whitelisting, today launched a solution purpose built for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), bolstering their security offerings and enhancing their Service Level Agreements (SLAs). Savant's Application Whitelisting makes it possible for MSPs to easily and cost-effectively stop malware, viruses and other security threats.

Savant's patented solution provides MSPs the ability to serve multiple customers, each with their own database, from a single platform that includes an easy to use and administer management console. This enables MSPs, for the first time, to easily and securely deliver the benefits of Application Whitelisting to their clients while generating new revenue opportunities.

"Our clients' security and satisfaction is paramount to us," said Kelly Comeaux, CEO of Preferred Data Systems (PDS), a Michigan-headquartered MSP which specializes in computer system integration and IT management services to small and medium-size enterprises. "With Savant Protection we have peace of mind that our clients are protected and that we are not only meeting but exceeding our SLA's. We are doing this by further improving our customers' operational efficiency by ensuring malware and viruses do not lead to any downtime. With Savant's Application Whitelisting solution we maintain a separate database for each of our customers, isolating their data and ensuring no one can access it. In addition, Savant's pay as you go model ensures we generate maximum revenue with zero risk."

Savant's award-winning solution is being used by organizations of all sizes across industries to increase security, and improve endpoint control. Specifically designed to minimize disruption to the end-user, Savant provides automatic updates of approved applications running on each system.

"With more small to medium-sized organizations turning to MSPs to manage their networks it is important that MSPs are able to easily stop the increasing and sophisticated attacks we are seeing," said Paul Paget, Savant Protection's CEO. "We are pleased that leading MSPs like PDS are turning to Savant to ensure their clients networks are not disrupted by the evolving malware threat and that they receive the strongest endpoint security available on the market."

MSPs managing the networks of small to medium-sized businesses will find Savant to be the perfect solution for stopping viruses, malware and other security threats. Savant helps MSPs offer consistently high quality services with less overhead and cost. Benefits to MSPs include:

  • Ability to serve multiple customers from a single platform
  • Ability to automatically create, maintain and update whitelists
  • Ability to meet SLAs
  • Greater security, stopping known and yet-to-be-discovered viruses and malware
  • Reduced downtime due to security threats
  • New revenue streams by easily absorbing new clients faster and rapidly providing new services to existing customers

To learn how as an MSP application whitelisting can increase your margins and reduce the costs of managing your clients endpoint computers attend Savant Protection's free webinar. Register at 

About Savant Protection
Savant Protection is the leader in Automated Application Whitelisting. The company's award-winning and patented solution provides total control over all executables on end-user devices eliminating the risks caused by malicious and unauthorized software.

Savant Protection's next generation application whitelisting is the only solution that uses an "implicit" whitelist which stops even the most sophisticated malware attacks without the management overhead or productivity disruption to end users required by today's centralized whitelist signature approaches. Savant Protection's easy-to-deploy and seamless-to-use solution provides the highest levels of endpoint security, compliance and manageability.

Savant Protection's customers include companies in a wide variety of industries, including financial services, aerospace, education, healthcare, retail and government. Savant Protection is privately held and headquartered in Hudson, New Hampshire.

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