Complete Care

Complete Protection for Today’s Agile Business

CU*Answers Network Services’ Complete Care Program is a unique end-to-end technology management solution that forever frees you from the technology hassles and bottlenecks that so often encumber the agile business.

By layering our renown ISO 17799 compliant managed services portfolio with personalized policies and targeted planning sessions, CU*Answers Network Services’ Complete Care is the only solution truly able to realize maximum ROI from your technology investments enabling you to reach further than ever before.

Complete Care Program

Complete Care Program features:

  • Continuous 24/7 monitoring form our SAS 70 certified US-based NOCs of multiple Windows servers and an unlimited number of network devices at multiple office locations
  • Full On-Demand Reporting for all devices
  • Real-time event monitoring and alerting
  • Weekly and On-Demand Security Baseline Report
  • Daily Backup System Monitoring and Reporting
  • Patch Management and Reporting for all Server and Workstations, 24-hour response time on all critical security patches
    • Ensures compliance with NCUA Letter 03-CU-14
  • Continuous monitoring, remote management and performance trending ensure high availability of critical systems
    • ISO 17799 standards compliance
  • Improved network security with global password policy enforcement
  • Continuous server auditing
  • Quarterly external vulnerability assessment
  • Internet vulnerability assessment every 18 months
  • Full software and hardware asset management with On-Demand Reporting
  • Up to 4 hours/month break fix technical support included for support not covered by Complete Care agreement
  • Unlimited Group and User Management
  • Quarterly Backup and Restore Testing
  • Annual Business Review/Planning Session
  • 180-Day archival of all systems information stored securely at CU*Answers Network Services SAS 70 certified Data Centers
  • License management and annual maintenance renewals for firewall, email security appliance and SSL VPN appliance included

The Next Step: To get started, contact a CU*Answers Network Services representative at 1.866.458.1174.

Updated
April 28, 2022

A Note from Network Services: MPLS Data Line Price Increases

A Note from Network Services: MPLS Data Line Price Increases

Notice of MPLS Data Line Price Increases Many credit unions use MPLS lines to connect to CU*Answers for their data processing.  CU*Answers has been notified by Lumen (formerly CenturyLink), the provider of our MPLS data network, that they will be passing along price increases on data lines that they receive from third party “last mile”… Read more »

Jun 7, 2022

A Note from Network Services: Netwrix Auditor Vulnerabilities

A Note from Network Services: Netwrix Auditor Vulnerabilities

Netwrix has disclosed vulnerabilities to Netwrix Auditor and has released an updated version, version 10.5, to resolve these vulnerabilities.  We urge clients using this platform to review their Netwrix Auditor version information and update to version 10.5 as soon as possible.  Netwrix has indicated that there is no evidence that these vulnerabilities were disclosed to… Read more »

Jun 7, 2022

A Note From the Help Desk: Microsoft Windows Support Diagnostic Tool Vulnerability

A Note From the Help Desk: Microsoft Windows Support Diagnostic Tool Vulnerability

ATTENTION ONLINE AND SELF-PROCESSING CREDIT UNIONS Microsoft Windows Support Diagnostic Tool Vulnerability What Is It? CU*Answers Network Services is tracking a recently announced security vulnerability when the Microsoft Windows Support Diagnostic tool is used to execute arbitrary code with the privileges from another application such as Microsoft Word. How Does It Work? The primary method… Read more »

Jun 2, 2022

Reminder: Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

Reminder: Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

THIS POST APPLIES TO CREDIT UNIONS WHO RECEIVED THE ASSOCIATED EMAIL. Dear clients – for the past several years we have worked closely with CU*Northwest to deliver leading-edge managed technology services to their credit union community.  Through this partnership, you have been able to leverage the proven technology management practices of CU*Answers Network Services (CNS)… Read more »

Apr 20, 2022

AdvantageCIO acquires certified information systems auditor

AdvantageCIO, a division of CU*Answers, is pleased to announce it has acquired a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) to perform various assessments for cybersecurity. Andrew Hinson has passed the exam and achieved the certified status for ISACA’s CISA program. The CISA certification is world-renowned as the standard of achievement for those who audit, control, monitor […]

Apr 6, 2022

Have a question for CU*Answers? Who do you call?

Have a question for CU*Answers?  Who do you call?

At CU*Answers, we know how important it is that your Credit Union gets the appropriate help in order to meet your day-to-day data processing needs.  When you don’t know exactly who to call, we recommend that you get started by reaching out to either the Client Services and Education Team or the Network Services Team…. Read more »

Apr 4, 2022

Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

THIS POST APPLIES TO CREDIT UNIONS WHO RECEIVED THE ASSOCIATED EMAIL. Dear clients – for the past several years we have worked closely with CU*Northwest to deliver leading-edge managed technology services to their credit union community.  Through this partnership, you have been able to leverage the proven technology management practices of CU*Answers Network Services (CNS)… Read more »

Mar 31, 2022

A Note from Network Services: Extended Lead Times on Hardware Orders

A Note from Network Services: Extended Lead Times on Hardware Orders

Extended hardware lead times are affecting nearly all hardware orders.  Do not delay ordering equipment for your network projects. CU*Answers Network Services is advising clients to not delay placing equipment orders for their upcoming projects. Vendors and manufacturers are experiencing extreme supply chain delays and volatility across all product categories that are pushing delivery times… Read more »

Mar 28, 2022

Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

Partnership Changes Coming to Managed Technology Services

THIS POST APPLIES TO CREDIT UNIONS WHO RECEIVED THE ASSOCIATED EMAIL. Dear clients – for the past several years we have worked closely with CU*Northwest to deliver leading-edge managed technology services to their credit union community.  Through this partnership, you have been able to leverage the proven technology management practices of CU*Answers Network Services (CNS)… Read more »

Mar 1, 2022