Byte IT Solutions can proactively monitor and manage your network environment so you can focus on your core business. We understand that a single solution will not meet the needs of every organisation. That's why Byte IT Solutions offer flexible packages to suit your requirements

AVG Cloud Care

As you already know, AVG is a highly regarded global Anti-Virus vendor. CloudCare provides companies with managed "Pay-as-you-go" security services including virus & spam protection, web content filtering, online backup and email security.

  • No Activation Keys – All licensing is managed through the online portal.
  • Push Installation – Install Anti-Virus and Content Filtering directly from the online portal.
  • Alerts – Customizable alerts notify you when a PC needs attention.  Whether from not running a scan in a set period of time or a security threat has been detected.
  • Reporting – Generate reports on the status of all your devices.
  • Customizable Security Profiles – Set security policies once and assign to all or groups of PCs.
  • Remote Management – Push updates, manually run scans, restart and shutdown PCs directly from the portal.
  • No Long-Term Commitments – Monthly pricing plans available.  Only pay for what you are using.

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Byte IT Solutions can provide your with a combined Managed and Self Managed Network Monitoring Solution for your Home and Office.
We can actively monitor and ensure your devices have the latest Malware (virus) protection, both in office and roaming on laptops.

 Each of your Windows Laptops, Desktops and Servers just has a tiny service application installed which allows a security solution.

  • CloudCare Support Module
  • Remote IT
  • Antivirus
  • Email Filtering
  • Email Archiving
  • Content Filtering
  • Secure Online Backup 

Prices start as low as $2.50 per month per machine.

AVG CloudCare Features

Anti-Virus Service

  • World Class Anti-Virus – protects your computers from Viruses, Spyware, Worms and Trojans
  • AVG LinkScanner® – Protects your users from web-based attacks while they surf the Internet.  It also checks network traffic for possible threats.
  • AVG Identity Protection™ – Protects your digital assets against new and unknown threats.  Identity Protection monitors the way programs behave and automatically blocks any activity that could lead to ID theft.
  • Email Protection – Scans incoming and outgoing emails for threats and filters spam.
  • Firewall – Controls all communication on network ports protecting from malicious attacks.
  • Anti-Rootkit – Scans for dangerous rootkits hidden inside applications, drivers or libraries.

Content Filtering Service

  • Time Scheduling – Deny access to blocked content either 24 hours a day or during specific time periods.
  • Roaming Protection – Your laptops are protected in the office, in remote locations and while traveling.
  • History Reporting – See what sites your users are trying to get to in order to better manage the content filter.

AVG CloudCare™ Architecture

  • SSL 2048-bit encryption in transit
  • 2048-bit data encryption at rest
  • Multiple-layer firewalls with SPI
  • Fully redundant data centers
  • Role-based user access permissions
  • Secure user password enforcement
  • Compatible with existing firewalls
  • Compatible across all latest browsers

How much does AVG CloudCare cost?

Pricing Model per PC as of June 2014 - Australian Dollars
Managed by YouMonthly PriceAnnual Price
AVG® Antivirus $2.50 $25
AVG® Content Filtering $1.50 $15 
AVG® Email Archive Lite $2.50 $25 
AVG® Email Archive $7.00 $70 
AVG® Online Backup (per 25GB) $10.00 $100
Pricing Model per PC as of June 2014 - Australian Dollars
Co-ManagedMonthly PriceAnnual Price
AVG® Antivirus $3.50 $35
AVG® Content Filtering $2.50 $35 
AVG® Email Archive Lite $3.50 $35 
AVG® Email Archive $8.00 $80 
AVG® Online Backup (per 25GB) $10.00 $100

All monthly pricing are invoiced 1st Monday of every month with 14 days to pay.

Payments accepted are Business Cheque, Money Order, PayPal, Direct Bank Transfer or Credit Card.
(We also accept bitcoin, conditions apply)

System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP
  • Windows XP Pro (64-bit)
  • Windows Vista® (32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Windows 8 (32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2003 (R2, 32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 (R2, 32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Windows Small Business Server 2003
  • Windows Small Business Server 2008
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011

Minimum & Recommended Hardware Requirements

  • 1.5GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 or faster processor (or equivalent)
  • 750 MB of free hard drive space minimum (900 MB of free hard drive space recommended)
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)

Supported Browsers

  • Internet Explorer 7.0 or later
  • Firefox 2.0 or later
  • Google Chrome™ 10.0 or later
  • Safari® 4.0 or later
  • Opera® 10.0 or later

Additional Software Required

Network Requirements for Communication

You may need to allow certain ports and set specific system settings on some workstations to ensure optimum performance.  Our services are communicated over the following ports:

  • TCP Port 80
    for vulnerability checks and feature updates
  • TCP Port 443
    for basic communication between the portal and the installed clients
  • UDP Port 123
    for accessing public time servers to prevent tampering with the AVG Content Filtering Schedule settings
  • TCP & UDP 135
    for remote deployment

Network Requirements for AVG Remote IT Service

To use the AVG Remote IT service, UDP outbound ports must be unblocked at the device and network level.  These settings need to be made at both the Host and Client computer's network.

  • UDP Outbound Ports 4930. 4931, 4932
    for AVG Remote IT services

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