In agricultural, construction, and energy companies, data networks are critical aspects of the business. They must be reliably available—365 days a year, around the clock. At BayWa, defensive systems and also professional monitoring is required. Ri-Solution GmbH, the IT service provider responsible, engaged the external supplier for this task: The Symantec Managed Security Services. It checks log files at one minute intervals and tests suspicious activities. At any sign of danger, the Symantec experts raise the alarm so that action can be taken immediately.