Managed Service & Security Provider (MSP & MSSP)
Chant's IT Solutions excels as a top-tier provider of managed IT services, designed to enhance your business's performance through smart, efficient, and secure technology solutions. We understand the immense impact technology has on your daily operations and the importance of a seamless digital experience.
Our team of seasoned IT specialists is committed to offering comprehensive services, including proactive monitoring and maintenance of your network infrastructure. This approach ensures that potential issues are identified and resolved before they escalate, minimizing downtime and maintaining optimal performance.
In today's ever-evolving digital landscape, robust security is paramount. Our experts are dedicated to safeguarding your network and data from potential threats by implementing cutting-edge security measures. Moreover, we provide reliable backup solutions to protect your valuable information and ensure business continuity.
With Chant's IT Solutions as your trusted managed IT services partner, you can shift your focus to running and growing your business, confident that your technology needs are in capable hands. Experience the difference our dedicated, comprehensive support can make in fostering a thriving, future-ready business environment.
Downtime caused by a single ransomware infection costs small businesses an average of $233,817.
Coveware Report For 2020 Global Ransomware Marketplace Report
Over the years, ransomware has remained a significant cyber threat, with attackers continually refining their tactics and developing increasingly sophisticated methods. Small businesses, often with limited cybersecurity resources, are particularly vulnerable to these evolving dangers. Relying on outdated security measures is no longer sufficient in the face of today's advanced and constantly shifting threats.
To combat the growing menace of ransomware, it's essential for small businesses to adopt proactive and up-to-date cybersecurity strategies. These may include implementing robust security measures such as regular software updates, employee training, and threat monitoring. By investing in advanced security solutions like endpoint detection and response, businesses can better identify and prevent ransomware attacks in real-time.
Additionally, creating a strong backup and recovery plan is vital to ensure business continuity in the event of a successful ransomware attack. This strategy minimizes the potential for data loss and reduces the temptation to pay ransoms, which only fuels the cycle of cybercrime.
Ultimately, the fight against ransomware requires a multi-faceted approach that combines technology, expertise, and a proactive mindset. By investing in advanced security solutions, partnering with cybersecurity experts, and promoting a culture of awareness and vigilance, small businesses can effectively mitigate the risks posed by ransomware and safeguard their valuable digital assets.
In conclusion, as ransomware threats continue to evolve, small businesses must prioritize cutting-edge cybersecurity measures that provide comprehensive protection against the ever-changing landscape of cyber risks.
For numerous organizations, managing software patches has evolved into a formidable challenge. A significant portion, nearly two-thirds, grapple with prioritizing and staying current with necessary updates. The repercussions of falling behind on patching can be severe. Outdated systems and software create vulnerable entry points for cyberattacks, leading to substantial financial losses for businesses. In 2018, the Ponemon Institute reported that the average cost of such incidents reached $3 million.
In today's rapidly changing digital landscape, the importance of maintaining up-to-date systems cannot be overstated. Cybercriminals constantly seek and exploit vulnerabilities in unpatched software, resulting in an escalating risk of breaches, data loss, and reputational damage. By neglecting timely patch management, organizations leave themselves exposed to these ever-evolving threats.
To address this issue, businesses must adopt a proactive and structured approach to patch management. This involves establishing a dedicated team responsible for monitoring software updates, assessing potential risks, and prioritizing patches based on their urgency and impact on the organization's operations. Implementing automated patch management tools can also streamline the process, reducing the likelihood of missed updates and human error.
Furthermore, organizations should invest in comprehensive employee training, emphasizing the critical role that software updates play in maintaining a secure digital environment. This can foster a culture of cybersecurity awareness and shared responsibility, ensuring that all staff members contribute to the organization's overall security posture.
In conclusion, as the complexity and frequency of cyber threats continue to grow, effective patch management is essential to safeguarding an organization's digital assets and mitigating potential losses. By adopting a proactive, structured, and collaborative approach to software updates, businesses can significantly reduce their exposure to cyber risks and strengthen their overall security.
24x7 Advanced Network Monitoring
Safeguarding your organization from today's ever-evolving threats necessitates a multi-layered defense strategy. Beyond deploying and managing antivirus software, we also monitor firewall configurations, oversee and track backup processes, and scrutinize traffic patterns to proactively prevent, detect, and respond to potential attacks. This comprehensive approach ensures a robust security posture that addresses various vulnerabilities and reinforces your company's digital resilience, enabling you to focus on your core business objectives with confidence.
In addition to our rigorous defense tactics, we continuously invest in security training and awareness programs for your employees. By empowering your workforce with the knowledge and tools to recognize and report potential cyber threats, we create a human line of defense that complements our technical measures. Regular security audits, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments are also conducted to identify any weak points in your organization's infrastructure, allowing us to make informed decisions on enhancing your security posture.
Ultimately, our integrated and adaptive approach to cybersecurity helps safeguard your valuable data and assets, while promoting a culture of proactive vigilance and risk management across your organization.
Layered Security & Backup
Defending your organization against the ever-changing landscape of cyber threats calls for a multi-faceted, in-depth security approach. Our comprehensive strategy goes beyond simply deploying and managing antivirus software; we also meticulously monitor firewall configurations, manage and track backup processes, and scrutinize network traffic patterns. This enables us to proactively prevent, detect, and respond to potential attacks, fortifying your company's digital defenses.
By implementing this layered security approach, we address a wide range of vulnerabilities and bolster your organization's resilience against cyberattacks. This ensures that your digital assets remain protected, allowing you to focus on your core business functions with peace of mind. As the cyber threat landscape continues to evolve, our robust and adaptive security measures will keep pace, providing steadfast protection for your company's valuable data and systems.
Our expert team delivers comprehensive preventative maintenance for a wide array of devices, including desktops, laptops, and networking hardware. Utilizing unobtrusive software agents, we can perform these essential tasks seamlessly in the background, ensuring minimal disruption to your employees' workflow.
This proactive approach to maintenance not only enhances device performance and reliability but also helps extend their lifespan. By addressing potential issues before they become critical, we contribute to a smoother, more efficient work environment for your team. Our commitment to non-intrusive and effective maintenance allows your employees to focus on their core responsibilities, knowing that their devices are consistently optimized and well-maintained.
Remote Help Desk & Onsite Support
Our top-tier remote access capabilities enable us to deliver prompt and dependable support, effectively addressing daily IT-related concerns and disruptions. By leveraging cutting-edge technology and tools, our skilled team can swiftly diagnose and resolve issues from a distance, ensuring minimal downtime and maintaining business continuity.
This responsive and efficient remote assistance not only streamlines your organization's technical support processes but also fosters a seamless, frustration-free work environment. Our commitment to providing exceptional remote support empowers your employees to focus on their core tasks, knowing that expert assistance is just a call or click away whenever they encounter IT challenges.
Better IT security
Two-thirds of small and medium-sized businesses suffered a cyber attacks each year.
Ponemon 2018 State of Cybersecurity in SMBs Report
Experience peace of mind knowing that your valuable data and IT assets are comprehensively safeguarded with our fully managed antivirus, firewall, and backup solutions. Our expert team employs state-of-the-art security measures to proactively shield your organization from potential threats, ensuring the integrity and confidentiality of your digital assets.
By implementing a multi-layered defense strategy tailored to your specific needs, we address various vulnerabilities and reinforce your company's digital resilience. Our commitment to robust and adaptive security measures enables you to focus on your core business objectives while we diligently protect your IT infrastructure from evolving cyber threats.
Strategic IT Consulting
Our team will collaborate closely with you to thoroughly assess the health of your network, crafting a comprehensive and robust IT and security plan tailored to your organization's unique needs. This strategic roadmap will be designed to adapt and scale seamlessly as your business expands, ensuring the continuity and protection of your IT infrastructure.
Through this partnership, we'll identify potential vulnerabilities and implement best-practice solutions to mitigate risks, enhancing your network's performance, reliability, and security. Our commitment to proactive planning and support will empower your business to thrive in an ever-changing technological landscape, fostering growth and resilience in the face of evolving cyber threats.
Business Support Packages
|Weekends||Not Available||Not Available||Not Available||Extra Charge + After Hours Rate|
|Same Day Support||Calls Before Noon||Calls Before 2PM||Calls Before 3PM||Calls Before 4PM|
|Support Hours||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||8AM to 6PM||8AM to 8PM|
|After Hours Rate||Not Available||$150/Hour||$135/Hour||$120/Hour|
|Included Hours||1 Hour/Month||4 Hours/Month||6 Hours/Month||8 Hours/Month|
|Cloud-Based Backup (50GB)||2 Included
|Cloud-Based Backup (500GB)||$80/Month||$70/Month||$65/Month||$60/Month|
|IP Devices Monitored||Not Available||1||5||10|
|Customer Firewall/Security Polices||Included||Included||Included||Included|
|Hardware Discount||None||None||Up to 5%||Up to 10%|
|Additional Servers||Not Available||$10.95/Each||$10.45/Each||$9.95/Each|
|Additional IP Devices||Not Available||$2.95/Each||$2.45/Each||$1.95/Each|
|Remote Access||Not Available||$1.95/Device||$1.45/Device||Included|
|Phone Calls Under 15 Minutes||Billed||Billed||Billed||Included|
|Month-to-Month Contract||No Setup or Cancellation Fees|
|Call Us Today @ 902-578-4458 or email email@example.com|
What's Included in our Packages
Managed Servers & Workstations
- 24x7 performance monitoring
- Configuration management
- Proactive maintenance
- Microsoft Windows and 3rd party patch management
- Deployment, configuration, and monitoring
- Scheduled backup jobs
- Disaster recovery plan
- Cloud-Based Backup (Extra Charge)
- Antivirus deployment, monitoring, and management
- Email protection monitoring and management
- 24x7 network monitoring
- Vulnerability scanning and reporting
We are here for you!
We recognize that the current global situation is unusual, but the reliance on technology remains crucial, perhaps now more than ever. Chant's IT Solutions provides adaptable services to accommodate your needs, including drop-off options, on-site assistance with our staff wearing masks, and strict adherence to guidelines established by Canada and Nova Scotia. We are committed to supporting you during these challenging times!
and repair any problem
At Chant's IT Solutions, our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to addressing all your technology needs. With extensive experience under our belts, we can expertly troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve issues with a wide range of devices, including computers, tablets, networks, and more. Trust Chant's IT Solutions to be your reliable partner for all your technology requirements—because we're here to help!
Areas we serve
We currently provide on-site technical services for the following areas and surrounding communities in Cape Breton:
- Sydney, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Glace Bay, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- New Waterford, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- North Sydney, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Sydney Mines,Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Baddeck, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Membertou, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Eskasoni, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Chapel Island, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Dominion, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- St Peter's, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Reserve Mines, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Cheticamp, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
- Ingonish, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton)
We specialize in the following technologies:
- Windows Servers and Domains
- Network and Infrastructure Procurement and Management
- DHCP, File, DNS, and Email Servers
- Cloud-Based Services (IaaS, PaaS, Saas)
- Virtual Desktops and Hyper-V
- Backup (Local & Cloud), Recovery, & Archiving
- Hardware and Software Consulting
- Cybersecurity Solutions
- Internet-Based Communication (VoIP, ChatBots)
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Network Administration
- Disaster Recovery
- Security Consulting, Secure Access & Endpoint Security
- IT Staffing & Resource Management
- Field Support Services