For small company networks located anywhere in the state of South Dakota, Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified technical team members can provide phone support and remote troubleshooting to solve your computer system problems quickly and affordably. Progent has developed enterprise-level expertise, sophisticated utilities, and support databases to diagnose and repair IT problems without the cost and time delays normally associated with onsite technical service visits.

If your South Dakota small business is located beyond the larger metropolitan areas such as Sioux Falls, Rapid City, or Aberdeen, your local network support choices may be limited in expertise, or unavailable during a crisis. This can result in a office network that is unpredictable or causing wasted time due to technical issues continuing for too long. Progentís staff of field proven network engineers average more than 12 years of real-world computer industry experience, in the trenches of computer network support, performing a broad variety of technical tasks for a broad range of customers. This means you obtain not just the technical expertise needed for the task, but a consultant with demonstrated methods for applying that expertise to assist with excellent network solutions.

SQL Server 2012 Support Services
Progent offers the expertise of Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2012 engineers as well as seasoned database application programmers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security professionals to help you to manage your SQL Server 2012 environment and configure an efficient and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Progent can also assist you to upgrade to Microsoft SQL Server 2016 or transition to Microsoft SQL Server 2014 from SQL Server 2012.

Best Practices Followed by Seasoned Consultants
Many organizations located far from cities with plentiful network consultants resort to poorly trained or unseasoned local consultants for critical IT support services. This can produce a system that is undependable or inefficient. Progentís staff of Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers average over ten years of real-world industry experience, in the trenches of IT support, providing a wide array of technical services for a broad mix of clients. Consequently, with Progent you receive not just expert network engineering skills, but an engineer who understands computer industry leading practices in using that knowledge to solve actual business system problems efficiently and in a repeatable fashion.

Design and Deployment Support for Cisco's Meraki Cloud-managed Wireless APs
Progent's Cisco Meraki wireless AP experts provide online and on-premises support to help businesses of any size to design, deploy, maintain, expand or debug Wi-Fi systems that include Cisco Meraki cloud-managed wireless access points. Progent can help you to set up and manage Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for environments that range from a telecommuter's home or a remote office all the way to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also help you to configure additional Cisco technology including switches, ASR routers and firewalls to build a cohesive network infrastructure that delivers the same access, responsiveness, security, manageability and availability for wired and Wi-Fi users irrespective of their location or computing device. (See Meraki switches consulting services.)

Full Range of Security Help
Progent's CISM, GIAC, and CISA certified security consultants can assist your company to perform complete security audits, recover quickly from virus attacks, set up firewalls, configure secure mechanisms for remote and mobile access, deploy spam and virus protection and email encryption, and craft a company-wide security strategy based on round-the-clock automated network monitoring.

Easy Payment Methods
Progent accepts VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover CardsProgent's easy payment alternatives for emergency network support include VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. Monthly invoicing and Net payment terms are available for established accounts.

Planning Help for SharePoint 2013
Progent has been providing SharePoint consulting services since the initial product was released over a decade ago, and Progent has the scope of IT knowledge to help organizations of all sizes to design and implement a SharePoint Server 2013 deployment and create SharePoint 2013 apps that bring substantial business value to your IT investment. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consulting team can help your company to evaluate the business advantages of migrating to SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online from earlier releases of SharePoint or from another collaboration environment; determine if an in-house, Cloud-based or hybrid configuration is best suited for your busi9ness; and pick the most appropriate edition of SharePoint 2013 for your applications. Progent offers comprehensive project management outsourcing or can help in individual tasks associated with your SharePoint 2013 deployment.

Planning Deployments of Cisco's Managed Switches
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants offer advanced remote and on-premises support and troubleshooting for Cisco's Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki families of fixed and modular switches for environments that range from small or midsize companies and campus LANs to enterprise data centers and public clouds. Progent can help you to implement Cisco's quickly evolving switch solutions to realize the throughput, scale, availability, virtualization, data protection and manageability required for your business. For information about Progent's consulting and support for Cisco's market-leading portfolio of Catalyst switches, refer to Cisco Catalyst switch consulting and support services. For information about Progent's consulting services for Cisco's Nexus line of switches, see Nexus switch support. For information about Progent's support services for Meraki switches, visit Meraki switches integration.

Spam/Virus Filtering Services and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Progent's Integration Services for Amazon Marketplace Web Service
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is an integrated collection of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to streamline their business processes by automating crucial sales functions including listings, orders, payments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and reports. By tapping into Amazon's vast online ecosystem and automating their sales, merchants can expand their reach, reduce their cost of sales, accelerate reaction time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service developers can work with your development team and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring to help you cut development time and costs and speed up your return on investment.

Desktop and Mobile Device Unified Configuration Management Consulting
Progent can provide System Center 2012 Configuration Manager design and deployment and Intune expertise to centralize and streamline the management of your PCs along with your Cloud-connected tablets and smartphones. Progent can assist you to upgrade smoothly to Configuration Manager 2012 from a legacy change management platform or assist you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 environment to support your changing business needs.

CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget.

Cisco IOS software Update Consulting
If your network includes Cisco appliances, you could be running an outdated release of Cisco IOS, the operating system powering most Cisco router as well as current switches from Cisco. Cisco frequently provides upgrades to IOS to fix problems, shore up security weaknesses, or add functionality. Unfortunately, upgrading Cisco IOS or other Cisco operating systems can be a challenge, depending upon your Cisco equipment and your network infrastructure. As an example, there may be limited internal RAM that might cause a new OS version to execute incorrectly. Progent's Cisco CCIE network engineers can provide a broad selection of support services associated with updating Cisco IOS software or any Cisco OS like CatOS or IOS XR. Progent can run audits of your Cisco software, recommend sensible upgrades, provision Cisco appliances, transfer software images, activate and verify your update, tune throughput, resolve issues, and teach your network support managers how to get the benefits of all significant new features.

Talk to a Progent Network Consultant
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