Cisco Certified Consulting Services Cisco unveiled new solutions targeted especially for small company networks and engineered to deliver exceptional security and connectivity for an affordable cost. Solutions unveiled by Cisco were the Cisco Spam and Virus Blocker, the Small Business series NSS2000 and NSS3000 Network Storage Systems, and the latest release of the Smart Business Communications System (SBCS).

The Cisco Spam Blocker is a purpose-built email security product that virtually eliminates email-based threats with no set up. The Cisco NSS2000 and NSS3000 Small Business Network Storage Systems are affordable small-footprint network-attached storage devices that offer security for important information and allow workers to access shared files effortlessly. The Cisco Smart Business Communications System (SBCS) Release 1.4, a full collaboration and communications solution that seamlessly connects sites, workers, and clients however dispersed. The latest version incorporates the first cordless desktop VoIP phone with Bluetooth wireless support. To see Cisco's press release, refer to Cisco Announces Security and Collaboration Products for Small Businesses.

Cisco Spam Blocker
Cisco Spam Blocker Consulting The Spam Blocker protects small businesses by providing extensive protection against spam, viruses and phishing and other email threats to guard your network and business information and simultaneously improve efficiency. Because the product stops spam and viruses right out of the box and stays current automatically, it does away with the cost and time required for initial configuration and continuing and administration. By filtering out spam, Cisco's Spam and Virus Blocker helps the throughput of networks, servers, and computers. The Spam Blocker is a comprehensive solution email-born attacks by featuring a physical appliance, software, continuous updates, and technical assistance in a unified bundle.

Key benefits of Cisco's Spam Blocker include:

  • Precision: Assists to ensure that email attacks and spam are caught and business email is delivered.
  • Continuous automatic updates: Non-stop communication with SenderBase services, a network database of email security risks, ensures that your Spam & Virus Blocker incorporates the most current updates to guard your corporate email.
  • Simple installation and use: Easy-to-use web-based installation tools allow you to install Cisco's Spam and Virus Blocker in practically any network within minutes, providing immediate protection for your company.
  • Effortless administration: As soon as your company deploys the Cisco's Spam Blocker, you get junk mail and malware protection with no additional hassle demanded from your network support staff.

Cisco NSS2000 and NSS3000
Cisco NSS2000 and 3000 Support Services The Cisco Small Business NSS2000 and NSS3000 Network Storage Systems provide the dependable security and advanced backup features that your business needs, at a cost small organizations can handle. The Cisco Small Business NSS3000 accommodates as much as to 4 terabytes of data and up to 15 concurrent users on each chassis, offering the optimal answer for holding, sharing, and backing up your vital business information. Unlike less sophisticated NAS systems, the Cisco NSS3000 provides the advanced backup, encryption, client validation, and fault tolerance your business needs.

The Cisco Small Business NSS3000 four-Bay Gigabit Storage enclosure supports any certified drive. The chassis offers a wealth of capabilities in a desktop system engineered specifically for small businesses. The Small Business NSS3000 Storage Chassis also offers your company the flexibility to configure the system without any connected disk drives, to reconfigure the product easily, and to chain several NAS chassis with one another, offering a platform that can continually grow with your business.

Your company can utilize the NSS2000 or 3000 Network Storage Systems to:

  • Automatically back up vital information from every PC and application server in your organization
  • Offer unified storage and distribution of key files
  • Run Continuous Data Protection to back up unattended each revision of every file saved by employees, allowing you to restore data quickly
  • Store and save digital video from your company's video security cameras

Cisco Smart Business Communications System
NSS2000 and NSS3000 Network Storage Systems Consultants The Smart Business Communications System (SBCS) Release 1.4 is a simple and complete sharing and communications solution that enables small businesses to interconnect telecommuters, on-the-road workers and office workers in disparate locations to enhance their options to communicate with customers and colleagues. In the latest release, the affordable solution has enhanced wireless support such as the first wireless desktop IP phone with built-in Bluetooth technology, the Cisco SPA525G wireless IP phone, which allows businesses to expand easily by installing handsets in places where traditional phone lines or Ethernet cables are not present or cannot conveniently be run.

Additional new components of the Cisco Smart Business Communications System (SBCS) Release 1.4 include:

  • Cisco's 520 Secure Router product to help guard the company's network and provide employees safe connectivity to the Internet and important corporate information from either side of the firewall
  • The Configuration Assistant v. 1.9 to allow stakeholders to simplify the configuration and installation of solutions designed custom for individual companies

How Progent's Certified Engineers Can Assist Your Business to Incorporate Cisco Networking Technology
Progent's Cisco-qualified consultants and CCIE accredited network engineers can help you to evaluate new Cisco products to understand their value for your environment, configure Cisco security and communication platforms to enhance the security and efficiency of your information network, and troubleshoot Cisco devices both onsite and remotely to keep your network operating smoothly. Progent's consulting experts offer a range of low-cost support services to enhance the availability, safety, speed, and maintainability of a small business IT network:

Quick Online Access to Cisco Registered CCIE Network Engineers
Progent offers easy, immediate, and cost-effective access to CCIE Certified engineers. Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts are recognized networking gurus who are awarded this prestigious classification only through exhaustive testing by Cisco. CCIEs are able to handle even the most sophisticated problems encountered with network planning, integration, repair, and maintenance. Progentís CCIE experts interact closely with Cisco in-house staff in analyzing problems with Cisco's IOS software and developing workarounds or obtaining patches to resolve problems. Progent can provide fast contact with a CCIE by telephone so that you are able to get urgent help for tough network troubles that are affecting worker efficiency but are outside the expertise of your local IT service resources. Progent's CCIE support professionals can link to your network via advanced off-site support technology to deliver timely and affordable analysis and remediation of urgent infrastructure difficulties.

Cisco VoIP Phone and IP Video Phone Solutions
Progent's Cisco-certified VoIP phone and video IP phone experts can help you to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco IP phones, video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent offers expertise for all versions of Cisco's IP phones from legacy Voice over IP products to the newest HD media phones. Progent's consultants can also help you to integrate your IP phones with Unified CM, formerly known as CallManager, or with Unified CM Express (CME) to create a an advanced IP-PBX environment for unified messaging and company-wide collaboration. Progent can provide expertise with all aspects of Cisco VoIP Phone integration including reviewing dial plans, resolving IP phone registration issues, setting up SIP trunking, deploying ISR routers with CUBE internetworking capability, and creating Cisco UCS server clustering and Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony (SRST) systems for survivability. For additional details on Progent's technical support for Cisco's Unified Communications solutions, refer to Cisco Voice over IP and Unified Communications Professional Services.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager and CallManager Collaboration
Cisco Unified Communications Manager, formerly named CallManager, functions as the heart of Cisco's communications and collaboration solution. CUCM and Cisco Unified CM Express provide a modern IP-PBX solution by integrating tightly with applications like Cisco Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service, Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach, and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (Unified CCE) for building an advanced customer contact center. Progent's CCIE-certified Cisco Unified CM experts can help with any aspect of CUCM support and troubleshooting in areas such as integrating Cisco VoIP phones and video IP phones, designing dial plans, configuring SIP trunking and PSTN support, installing ISR G2 routers with CUBE networking support, creating UCS server clustering solutions for survivability, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server and Skype for Business.

Cisco ASA Firewall and PIX Firewall Consulting
Progentís experienced Cisco network security consultants provide expert PIX and ASA Firewall engineering services covering architecture, configuration, and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security solutions. The PIX and ASA Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector attack defense, and secure access services. Ranging from compact, easy-to-install desktop devices for small and home businesses to modular enterprise-grade products, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls provide advanced protection, high throughput, and high reliability for network environments of all sizes. PIX and ASA Firewalls are based on a proven, specially designed platform, eliminating possible OS-specific security gaps.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages
Progent's CISM and CISSP-certified security engineers can deliver a variety of cost-effective network security Inventory service packages and security assessment service bundles created to offer organizations of any size a chance to get an independent look at the strength of their protection profile. These packages vary from low-cost external security scan and internal security scan packages for small companies up to a high-level security assessment package for corporations who need meet security levels demanded by state regulators or by vendors. For every security inventory or evaluation package, consultants with high-level security credentials analyze and report on scanned information and provide recommendations for efficient remediation.

SIP Infrastructure Solutions: SIP Trunks and CUBE Configuration Expertise
Progent's Cisco-certified SIP trunk consultants and Cisco CUBE integration consultants can help you to design, deploy, manage, debug and enhance Cisco's SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) infrastructure technology and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-connected SIP trunks. Progent can provide cost-effective online or onsite support to help you to move smoothly to a productive unified communications environment that offers accelerated ROI. Progent's Gold-certified Microsoft unified communications experts can help you to set up interfaces between Cisco's CUBE Session Border Controller and Microsoft's rich media applications such as Skype for Business and Lync for access to a SIP-based IP PSTN trunk.

Consulting and Support Consulting and Troubleshooting Services for Cisco Wireless Infrastructure
Progent can provide a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or certified CCNP to assist you to develop a comprehensive wireless network design and implementation plan that integrates a broad array of wireless devices and technologies and provides the same protection, scalability, and ease of management you expect from your wired environment. Progent can assist you to achieve transparent interoperability between Cisco wireless technology and wireless products from third-party vendors to offer your company the features you need plus the most protected, dependable, and economical wireless networking system available. Progent's CISM, CISSP, and ISSAP security consultants can show you how to build protection into your WLAN and your company's operations.

Simplified Management Solutions for Cisco-based Small Business Network Infrastructure
Progent's Cisco-qualified network consultants can provide assistance with Cisco's management tools along with a range of powerful third-party products to build a comprehensive management automation strategy in order to keep your network running smoothly, conserve limited resources, protect your information, revive rapidly from hardware breakdown or malicious assaults, and enable you to add or reassign valuable components intelligently and economically as your business evolves.

For more information about Progent's support services for Cisco connectivity and communications solutions, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
















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