IT managers: What sets Powernet apart from other MSPs?

by - 23 June 2017

As an IT professional, you understand the advantages of choosing the right Managed Service Provider (MSP) when it comes to saving time and money. Whether you are in charge of a global IT network, or are working for a local SME, internet security is as important as ever in this age of increased cyber threats. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at PowerNet’s services, and what sets us apart from the competition.


Powernet was founded 23 years ago, in 1994, with the initial objective of answering a growing need for more in-depth IT solutions. Over the years, our team expanded and partnerships were formed with industry leaders like Datto, Sophos and Fujitsu. Today, we provide business-grade IT Solutions that align with your business needs.

National coverage

Over the past two decades, we have continuously expanded our coverage, and now have offices and teams in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Auckland. This geographical spread makes it easier for us to assist you in person when a problem arises, regardless of where your offices are situated.

Vast skill sets and comprehensive service delivery

Our teams understand that every IT manager has different requirements, and a custom approach is essential in providing value to every one of our clients. We take this into consideration every step of the way and communicate clearly and openly to ensure company stakeholders fully understand the range of services we provide. These services include security and monitoring, mobility, internet and communications, server and networks, hosting and cloud-based services.

 We offer the following four main products:

  • PowerCONNECT PowerCONNECT includes internet and phone services that use the power of the latest technological innovations to ensure we implement the best solutions and keep your business connected. Click here to find out more.
  • PowerCARE PowerCARE is a managed support service that can be tailored to suit your business’s specific needs. From ad-hoc support to extra resources, our services are the ideal complement to your IT resources. We listen to your IT managers and provide the support they need. Click here to find out more.
  • PowerCLOUD The cloud has become the ideal scalable, agile, and cost-effective solution for businesses of all sizes when it comes to storage and networking. Our hosted servers and email solutions slot right into that new paradigm, giving you the added benefits of source-agnostic IT applications and offsite back-ups. Click here to find out more.
  • PowerCONTROL Managing IT architecture can be time consuming for IT managers and their team. We offer real-time monitoring and industry-leading antivirus and antimalware software to defend your IT environment from attacks and catastrophic failures. Our managed backup and email filtering solutions help prevent downtime wherever possible. Click here to find out more.

Powernet will help you save money

Thanks to our service-based consultancy approach, your company can use the Powernet solution that best suits its business model. You won’t need to hire a full-time employee, as our services include human resources and on-call support teams. This turns your IT security management into an easily-quantifiable operational expense, which ensures that IT managers are able to use available resources more consistently for other aspects of the business.

Want to find out how well protected and managed your IT architecture is? Take our free IT health check today. For any additional information, or if you have questions, feel free to contact us.