If you're not closely monitoring your data, someone else probably is.

IT, network and data security presents an ongoing but essential challenge. Unfortunately, with limited staff and competing priorities, many organizations are not adequately protected; especially given ongoing migration to cloud and mobile environments. That’s why it makes more sense than ever to seek outside security expertise. With 20+ years of customer data protection experience, watching over millions of customers, Windstream has the expertise and tools to help. Our Managed Network Security solution provides integrated 24/7 protection, and proactively detects events before they can turn into disruptive and costly breaches.



A complete solution combining firewall, intrusion prevention, application control, content filtering and more.


Operate without fear, secure in the knowledge you're protected 24/7 from the latest vulnerabilities and security threats.


Proactive monitoring and a 24/7 operations center with credentialed experts to detect vulnerabilities and reduce risks in real time.

Network Security Addressing the Challenging Threat Landscape

Network security protectionNetwork security is a top priority for most enterprises. The increasingly complex network security landscape only compounds network security challenges, with expansive networks and emerging communications technology trends like cloud computing, social media and mobile enablement. Windstream Managed Network Security solutions seamlessly integrate security technologies—such as anti-virus protection, firewalls, intrusion prevention, application control, web content filtering, VPN, anti-spam and more—layered into comprehensive, custom security solutions. We address your entire threat landscape with end-to-end network security protection, policies, best practices and threat intelligence capabilities to mitigate network security risks. By managing key security functions on a single platform, we deliver network security at significant cost savings.

Cloud or Premises-Based Managed Network Security Options

We design, configure, install, manage, monitor and maintain network security for your enterprise with cloud-based and customer premises equipment (CPE) delivery options. With Windstream Managed Network Security, you never have to worrying about outdated equipment, hardware failure and funding CAPEX investments. As a fully managed solution, we unburden IT staff from day-to-day security infrastructure management tasks and free up internal IT resources to focus on strategic initiatives that support the bottom line.

Cloud or Premises-Based Managed Network Security Options

We design, configure, install, manage, monitor and maintain network security for your enterprise with cloud or customer premises equipment (CPE) delivery options. Our fully managed solution means you’ll never have to worry about updating equipment, hardware failure or funding CAPEX investments. Not to mention unburdening your IT staff from complex, tedious day-to-day security management.

Features include:

  • 24/7 monitoring and protection
  • Firewall with customizable rules
  • Intrusion Prevention with application intelligence to detect and prevent malicious traffic from gaining network access
  • Anti-virus protection
  • Web content filtering
  • Dedicated 24/7 Security Operations Center
  • VPN IP SEC tunnels and remote user access
  • Immediate updates to security when new threats emerge
  • Application control
  • Secure WiFi access
  • DMZ management
  • Customer logs available upon request
  • Weekly security reporting
  • Flexible delivery methods: Cloud or CPE based

Expert Firewall Management

Managed Firewall - MPLS VPN - Email Security - Web Security

Windstream Managed Network Security is an ideal solution for single-site customers, multi-location enterprises or any business implementing in-depth defense strategies that need professionally managed gateway solutions. You get complete, 24/7 protection for your business with security experts who manage network security and technology including software updates, patch implementations and firewall defense testing.

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