Exchange Server ConsultingProgent's Microsoft Gold certified consultants have over a decade of background helping businesses of all sizes to design, set up, and troubleshoot messaging systems built around Microsoft Exchange. For businesses in Grand Rapids and throughout Michigan, Progent offers a variety of affordable Microsoft Exchange design and maintenance services to make sure that your email solution features:

  • Information security
  • Rules-based virus and spam blocking and content management
  • Zero downtime
  • Easy access for telecommuters and mobile users
  • Efficient management mechanisms
  • Universal mail boxes with voicemail, IM, Real-time Presence, and conferencing capability
  • Non-intrusive and fast backup and restoration
  • Tight integration of both local and cloud networks
Progent makes available to businesses a remote support hot line staffed by Microsoft MCSE authorized engineers to resolve Exchange issues rapidly. Progent's onsite network support specialists can be sent within one day to offices in Grand Rapids and to most major cities in Michigan. Progent's Cisco CCIE certified network consultants can provide assistance with complex infrastructure issues that impact Exchange Server performance, and Progent's CISM and CISA qualified security engineers can help your organization to safeguard against or recover from security breakdowns.

Progent's Microsoft Exchange consulting and troubleshooting professionals can assist your business to prepare for and implement non-disruptive migrations from outdated email systems to the latest Exchange platform. Progent's 64-bit migration experts can assist you to assess the strategic advantages and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft Exchange Server and can assist you to create and implement a cost-effective upgrade plan to a 64-bit release of Exchange Server. Progent can also help your company to expand your Microsoft Exchange-based email environment with the latest smartphones by offering BYOD integration services like Apple iPhone and iPad integration, Android smartphone integration, and Blackberry support.

Office 365 Integration with On-premises ExchangeMicrosoft supports seamless hybrid environments that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange deployments. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes located at your on-premises datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can assist your organization with any facet of designing, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide occasional support to help you through stubborn technical bottlenecks and also can provide comprehensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is successfully completed on schedule and on budget. For details about Progent's online consulting support for integrating Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, visit Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.

In addition, Progent can offer round-the-clock server monitoring to ensure your Microsoft Exchange solution is always working efficiently, and Call Center Services for rapidly handling email problems affecting individual users.

Microsoft Exchange Server products maintained by Progent's consultants include:


Exchange Server 2016 Consulting

Microsoft Exchange 2016's consolidated architecture allows easier deployment and expansion, more efficient use of hardware resources, and reduced management cost. MS Exchange 2016 Server also offers tighter connectivity with Office 365 apps, support for Microsoft Windows Server 2016, higher I/O performance, enhanced data loss protection, and more rapid recoverability, feature-rich support for Apple iOS and Android smart phones and tablets, full web-based management, and a more functional web client. Learn more details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server consultants.

Exchange 2013 Server Configuration

Exchange 2013 includes significant improvements to the functionality of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful new features as well as a revamped architecture. These improvements affect vital facets of IT such as ease of administration, high availability (HA), compliance, operational costs, teamwork, expandability, performance, compatibility, and the user experience. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting experts can assist your organization to evaluate the business benefits of upgrading to Exchange Server 2013, create a cost-effective validation and deployment strategy, and train your IT staff to maintain your Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide ongoing remote consulting and management for Microsoft Exchange 2013. Read more concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 support.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Integration

MS Exchange 2010 introduced game-changing technology for high-availability, protected, unified messaging. Relative to Microsoft Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010 is less expensive to deploy and support, simpler to administer and scale, more comprehensive in features, higher performance, less subject to hardware failure, more extensive in its support for mobile workers, and better equipped to safeguard sensitive data and resist hacker attacks. Read more details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 consulting services.

Microsoft Exchange 2007 Support

Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server is designed to address the demands for protection, anywhere connectivity, speed, and reliability. Exchange Server 2007 provides designed-in fault tolerance that enables enterprise-class robustness to keep your email environment up and running, protect you from spam and viruses, and help your company to comply with government and industry standards. Read more details concerning Progent's Exchange 2007 Server support services.

Exchange 2003 Server Consulting

MS Exchange 2003 delivers a dependable, expandable, and manageable platform with round-the-clock messaging and group support as well as reasonable licensing cost. Exchange Server 2003 continues to be in wide use because it enables a wide selection of team activities, such as scheduling capabilities, discussion groups, and group folders, and in addition allows sharing of information across physical, organizational, and technology borders with functions like IM, real-time data, and video conferencing. Although Microsoft has ended support for the product, Exchange Server 2003 is nevertheless one of the most widely used releases of the Exchange product line. Progent can help your company to maintain your existing Microsoft Exchange 2003 environment or migrate to the latest version of Microsoft Exchange Server. Learn more details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2003 support services.

Microsoft Exchange 2000 Consultants

In contrast to Microsoft Exchange 5.5, which has its own directory, Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 uses Microsoft Active Directory, offering a simplified management and security architecture. Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 still has a sizeable user base although Microsoft has ceased to support for this venerable platform. Progent's veteran messaging engineers have extensive background working with Microsoft Exchange 2000 and can help your business to manage your existing Exchange Server 2000 environment or show you the economic benefits of more recent releases of Microsoft Exchange and help you to migrate efficiently to a more advanced incarnation of the industry's most successful email platform. Find out additional information about Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server support.

Hosting and Management Support for Exchange Server

Progent's Hosting Services for Microsoft Exchange offer smaller organizations with modest IT budgets and overstretched executive bandwidth a safe, economical, and low-stress option for running Microsoft Exchange by delivering the robustness of a world-class data center as well as the expertise of Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified team of network support professionals. Learn additional details about how Progent's Hosting Support Services for Microsoft Exchange can reduce IT expenses and management hassle and enhance Exchange Server reliability, protection, and disaster recovery.

Exchange Server 2016 Migration Planning and Support

Progent's experts can assist your business with all stages of your MS Exchange 2016 migration including planning, testing, moving mailboxes, decommissioning and management/end user training. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can help you to assess the business benefits of adopting MS Exchange 2016 Server, design and implement a smooth migration, and provide on-going troubleshooting. Progent can assist you to create a Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server environment that utilizes local and/or cloud-based resources. Learn more about how Progent's MS Exchange Server 2016 migration consulting services can assist your organization to upgrade cost-effectively from your legacy Exchange solution to MS Exchange 2016 Server.

MS Exchange Server 2013 Migration Consulting Services

Exchange Server 2013 delivers significant improvements to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a simpler design. Progent's consultants can assist you to migrate to MS Exchange 2013 Server while retaining as much as possible of your existing infrastructure. Progent's consultants can also assist you to configure Exchange Server 2013 with Lync, SharePoint, and Office or Office 365 for enhanced collaboration and enterprise search features. Learn how Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 upgrade support can help you migrate efficiently to MS Exchange 2013 for local, cloud, or hybrid deployments.

MS Exchange Server 2010 Migration Consulting Services

Progent offers expert support for every step of your Exchange 2010 migration with services that include end-to-end project management services, site analysis, project planning, specification of all new software licenses and equipment required, suggested vendor sourcing, system testing at customer site or at Progent's test lab, managing transitional coexistence between Exchange 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007, implementation the solution, deactivating the old servers, and webinar training for customer's IT group and users. Learn more about ways that Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Migration Support Services can assist your business to upgrade economically and efficiently from your legacy Exchange Server environment to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

Spam Filtering, Data Loss Prevention plus Email Content Filtering and Cloud-based Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering, data leakage prevention and email encryption platform that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Content Filtering and Data Loss Prevention.

Planning and Deployment Support for Microsoft Skype for Business Server
Progent's Skype for Business experts offer online and onsite consulting services for companies of any size to assess the costs/benefits of upgrading to Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any version of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can assist your business to design a local, cloud or hybrid deployment; integrate Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange, SharePoint and Office or Office 365; configure high-availability solutions; interface Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and integrate other collaboration platforms like Cisco UC. Progent's certified data security consultants can assist you create and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that is compliant with government and industry standards.

How to Contact Progent for Exchange Consulting and Troubleshooting
If your Michigan company is looking for a Microsoft Exchange support expert, contact Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft Platforms
For organizations of all sizes in Grand Rapids or anywhere in Michigan, Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide affordable online network help and IT consulting support for the whole array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 Server design and configuration support, Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Windows 2003 Server technical support. Progent's migration, integration, update, and support capabilities cover network design, deployment, and management help for project management and documentation, on-site and off-site IT help and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, comprehensive security expertise, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) experts, Microsoft System Center 2016 Configuration Manager consultants and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager consultants who can assist you to plan and deploy Microsoft's platform for unified management of hybrid environments that incorporate on-premises resources and cloud services.

Progent also can deliver a broad range of remote PC desktop consulting and support services such as Windows 10 planning and migration assistance, Microsoft Windows 8.1 consulting, Windows 7 support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and streamlining PC desktop image creation.

If your Grand Rapids, Michigan company needs urgent remote support from a Microsoft certified consultant, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support.

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