Benefits of Proactive Network Monitoring Today the computer consultants are ready to monitor and maintain their client's network proactively but it is not an easy task. Many times the providers may skip to monitor it proactively if they charge according to hours. It is very important to maintain the network in order to extract the most of the network. Proactive network monitoring enhances the productivity of the client's business and also takes the reliability of the system up to a good level of performance. With this the business can save a lot of IT support costs. The basic and healthy maintenance plan should be comprised of the below points:- I. Event log monitoring II. Internet bases reporting and inventory collection III. Monitoring of all the backup, on-site and off-site IV. Monitoring of the firewalls V. Application services monitoring VI. There should be a perfect remote support covering all the events and other issues. The process of monitoring has a 24x7 platform and a hosted software is configured for this. It executes the tasks related to inform the client via emails and sms alerts if there any event or issue happens. There are different types of network monitoring utilities that can be used according to the requirements and offer many benefits to the clients. Enhanced Productivity - We get the signs of any problem that is going to happen and it may become serious. So event logs should be checked for the unmonitored server. Many times the antivirus system remained left to update. There should be a danger of failing of the hard drive without any alert. Proactive monitoring services make your business strong to overcome the unanticipated situations. With this you can easily examine the business reports related to the non- functional devices and also for applications. Expanded Reliability - Proactive monitoring makes the provider reliable towards the client. If all the issues are tracked proactively before they can harm the business of the client, it develops a satisfaction and a feeling of security. The service provider will get negligible complaints against their machines because they are already monitored and maintained by the provider and the period of your service increases. Money Savings - The services on hourly based support are generally unstable. But the proactive solution can be a cost-effective one for the business owners. The IT support providers offer the affordable solutions for small business owners as well as for the medium sized business owners. To take a monthly package can be a good decision.