AlphaNet Solutions Receives Award From The Seeing Eye To Implement a Network Health Assurance Plan and Perform Remote Network Monitoring

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from AlphaNet Solutions, Inc.

    CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., April 11 /PRNewswire/ --
 AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:   ALPH), a leading IT services firm providing
 network design, operation, management, and security, today announced that it
 received a contract from The Seeing Eye to implement a network health
 assurance plan, and perform remote network monitoring and resolution services
 for the next twelve months.  The Seeing Eye was established in 1929 and
 concentrates on enhancing the independence, dignity, and self-confidence of
 blind people through the use of Seeing Eye(R) dogs.
     Utilizing our Network Operations Center (NOC), AlphaNet will perform
 24 x 7 remote network monitoring on The Seeing Eye's critical servers and
 network infrastructure devices.  In addition, AlphaNet will proactively
 inspect its NT servers to ensure minimal disruption to core services, and
 devise action plans to minimize chances of hardware failure.  As the single
 point of contact for The Seeing Eye's Network, AlphaNet will use proven
 methodologies to resolve fault, performance, and configuration problems for
 all managed devices.
     "AlphaNet is extremely proud and excited to partner with The Seeing Eye as
 it continues to help pioneer new developments in the quality of life for
 people who are blind," said Stan Gang, Chairman & CEO of AlphaNet Solutions.
 "We look forward to continue helping The Seeing Eye reach its business and
 community objectives through the provision of leading-edge service and
 support."
     "AlphaNet's expertise and service will allow us to focus on our core
 competencies without the worry of network infrastructure complications," said
 Kenneth Rosenthal, President of The Seeing Eye. "We look forward to our
 partnership with AlphaNet as we continue to enhance our capabilities for our
 students and graduates."
     AlphaNet's Network Operations Center (NOC), part of AlphaNet's Enterprise
 Network Management practice, is an extensive state-of-the-art monitoring and
 management facility which enables AlphaNet to actively detect and prevent
 potential problems to clients' networks, before becoming real-time crises.
 The NOC service provides constant monitoring of a company's network and
 devices, management of those devices, problem resolution, and performance
 reporting to a number of clients, both large and small.  In addition, through
 its Enterprise Network Management practice, AlphaNet provides state-of-the-art
 managed firewall services, as well as a 24x7 emergency response team for
 critical system trouble-shooting.
     AlphaNet's comprehensive proactive Remote Network Management Solutions are
 tailored to meet the complex information technology needs of its clients.
 Additionally, AlphaNet offers enhanced network performance for clients who
 want to maintain control over their own networks, but outsource the daily
 network monitoring.
 
     About AlphaNet Solutions
     AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. is a leading IT professional services firm
 specializing in network design, operations, management, and security. The
 Company provides services in information security, network implementation,
 professional development, project management, and Internet-related matters.
 Through its Enterprise Network Management Division, the Company offers remote
 network management, call center support, and managed security services.  For
 information on the Company's complete range of services, please visit
 AlphaNet's web site at http://www.alphanetsolutions.com.
 
     About The Seeing Eye
     The Seeing Eye, founded in 1929, has matched nearly 13,000 specially
 trained dogs with blind people from the United States and Canada.  Nearly
 1800 active graduates of The Seeing Eye live and work around the world.  A
 philanthropy, The Seeing Eye receives no government aid.  The Seeing Eye is an
 organization, which concentrates on its mission to enhance the independence,
 dignity, and self-confidence of blind people through the use of Seeing Eye(R)
 dogs.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement
     Certain of the statements contained in this news release may be
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements may be identified by such
 terms as "expect," "believe," "may," "will," and "intend" or similar terms.
 Such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, such as those
 related to the contracts of AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. (the "Company") and other
 business risks, including, among other things, general economic conditions,
 the substantial variability of the Company's quarterly results, the Company's
 substantial reliance upon a concentrated number of key clients, the Company's
 ability to recruit and retain qualified technical professionals, and other
 industry-wide market factors, all as detailed from time to time in the
 Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  These risks
 and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from results
 expressed or implied by forward-looking statements contained in this document.
 AlphaNet disclaims any undertaking to publicly update or revise any
 forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in its
 expectations with regard thereto or any change in the events, conditions or
 circumstances on which any such statement is based.
 
 

SOURCE AlphaNet Solutions, Inc.
    CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., April 11 /PRNewswire/ --
 AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:   ALPH), a leading IT services firm providing
 network design, operation, management, and security, today announced that it
 received a contract from The Seeing Eye to implement a network health
 assurance plan, and perform remote network monitoring and resolution services
 for the next twelve months.  The Seeing Eye was established in 1929 and
 concentrates on enhancing the independence, dignity, and self-confidence of
 blind people through the use of Seeing Eye(R) dogs.
     Utilizing our Network Operations Center (NOC), AlphaNet will perform
 24 x 7 remote network monitoring on The Seeing Eye's critical servers and
 network infrastructure devices.  In addition, AlphaNet will proactively
 inspect its NT servers to ensure minimal disruption to core services, and
 devise action plans to minimize chances of hardware failure.  As the single
 point of contact for The Seeing Eye's Network, AlphaNet will use proven
 methodologies to resolve fault, performance, and configuration problems for
 all managed devices.
     "AlphaNet is extremely proud and excited to partner with The Seeing Eye as
 it continues to help pioneer new developments in the quality of life for
 people who are blind," said Stan Gang, Chairman & CEO of AlphaNet Solutions.
 "We look forward to continue helping The Seeing Eye reach its business and
 community objectives through the provision of leading-edge service and
 support."
     "AlphaNet's expertise and service will allow us to focus on our core
 competencies without the worry of network infrastructure complications," said
 Kenneth Rosenthal, President of The Seeing Eye. "We look forward to our
 partnership with AlphaNet as we continue to enhance our capabilities for our
 students and graduates."
     AlphaNet's Network Operations Center (NOC), part of AlphaNet's Enterprise
 Network Management practice, is an extensive state-of-the-art monitoring and
 management facility which enables AlphaNet to actively detect and prevent
 potential problems to clients' networks, before becoming real-time crises.
 The NOC service provides constant monitoring of a company's network and
 devices, management of those devices, problem resolution, and performance
 reporting to a number of clients, both large and small.  In addition, through
 its Enterprise Network Management practice, AlphaNet provides state-of-the-art
 managed firewall services, as well as a 24x7 emergency response team for
 critical system trouble-shooting.
     AlphaNet's comprehensive proactive Remote Network Management Solutions are
 tailored to meet the complex information technology needs of its clients.
 Additionally, AlphaNet offers enhanced network performance for clients who
 want to maintain control over their own networks, but outsource the daily
 network monitoring.
 
     About AlphaNet Solutions
     AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. is a leading IT professional services firm
 specializing in network design, operations, management, and security. The
 Company provides services in information security, network implementation,
 professional development, project management, and Internet-related matters.
 Through its Enterprise Network Management Division, the Company offers remote
 network management, call center support, and managed security services.  For
 information on the Company's complete range of services, please visit
 AlphaNet's web site at http://www.alphanetsolutions.com.
 
     About The Seeing Eye
     The Seeing Eye, founded in 1929, has matched nearly 13,000 specially
 trained dogs with blind people from the United States and Canada.  Nearly
 1800 active graduates of The Seeing Eye live and work around the world.  A
 philanthropy, The Seeing Eye receives no government aid.  The Seeing Eye is an
 organization, which concentrates on its mission to enhance the independence,
 dignity, and self-confidence of blind people through the use of Seeing Eye(R)
 dogs.
 
     Safe Harbor Statement
     Certain of the statements contained in this news release may be
 forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities
 Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements may be identified by such
 terms as "expect," "believe," "may," "will," and "intend" or similar terms.
 Such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, such as those
 related to the contracts of AlphaNet Solutions, Inc. (the "Company") and other
 business risks, including, among other things, general economic conditions,
 the substantial variability of the Company's quarterly results, the Company's
 substantial reliance upon a concentrated number of key clients, the Company's
 ability to recruit and retain qualified technical professionals, and other
 industry-wide market factors, all as detailed from time to time in the
 Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  These risks
 and uncertainties could cause actual results to differ materially from results
 expressed or implied by forward-looking statements contained in this document.
 AlphaNet disclaims any undertaking to publicly update or revise any
 forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in its
 expectations with regard thereto or any change in the events, conditions or
 circumstances on which any such statement is based.
 
 SOURCE  AlphaNet Solutions, Inc.