Progent offers a comprehensive selection of consulting services for each of the risk mitigation defined by CRISC.
Workplace Recovery Planning
Progent's business continuity engineers can show you how to create a workplace recovery strategy so you can restore IT functionality in the event of an IT system disaster. Progent can assist you to define a comprehensive disaster recovery strategy that incorporates scheduled disaster recovery evaluations and testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified professionals can also help you create an affordable, zero-downtime network solution that takes into account availability issues involving a broad array of infrastructure technologies and processes. To read more, see Disaster Recovery Consulting Services.
Fault Tolerant Internet Connectivity
Progent's Cisco-authorized IT professionals can help you design an economical, fault tolerant Internet connection architecture that can achieve 24x7 Internet access via a broad array of fault tolerant Internet access technologies including fault tolerant BGP, automatic fail-over, and redundant Internet Service Providers. Progent can provide CCIE professionals to help you apply the most advanced technology for fault tolerant Internet connectivity to build an economical, completely redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other features to deliver non-stop Internet availability. To read more, see Non-stop Internet Access Architecture.
Virtualization technology is central to any current disaster recovery solution. Virtual servers can be provisioned, updated, copied, and recovered rapidly and easily, providing a level of versatility for achieving high-availability almost impossible to meet with traditional physical servers. Progent can assist your company to design and implement a virtualized solution based on Microsoft Windows Hyper-V, which offers advanced business continuity features that include transparent system backup and live migration. Microsoft Windows Hyper-V can save much of the time needed for scheduled service, switching to emergency backup sites, and restoring business-critical functions. For more information, see Windows Hyper-V Virtual Server Consulting Services.
Windows Server 2012 Failover Clustering
Windows Server 2008 R2 brought world-class availability and system recovery to Microsoft's clustering platform. Windows Server 2012 adds to this foundation and delivers significant new and enhanced features offering increased scalability, better storage uptime for server applications, streamlined administration, faster automatic failover, and more flexibility for architecting failover clusters. For more information, go to Windows Server 2012 Failover Clustering Integration.
Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Clusters
The clustering technology incorporated into the Datacenter and Enterprise editions of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 is radically redesigned to streamline the deployment, setup, and administration of server clusters that offer greater levels of network dependability, security, efficiency, and versatility. New or improved capabilities include cluster verification, revamped setup and installation, unified cluster management, redesigned cluster infrastructure for increased availability, hardened security and quorum structure, fewer failure points, more disk and RAM capacity, and improvements for geographically dispersed clusters. To learn more, go to Windows ServerR2 2008 Clustering Support.
Network Load Balancing
Progent provides high availability load balancing consulting that addresses network load balancing, load balanced programs, network infrastructure routing, and content delivery technology including Cisco Content Engine. Non-stop load balancing solutions for which Progent offers consulting expertise include Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and 2008 Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Access Suite and Access Gateway, Cisco CSS, Cisco Content Distribution Manager and ACNS, and F5 Networks BIG-IP. For details, visit Non-stop Load Balancing.
Zero Downtime Internet Data Centers
Progent's Data Center professionals can show you how to find high availability data centers that meet the particular needs of your company. Fault tolerant co-location sites are especially appealing to small and mid-size businesses because of their affordability and simplified logistics compared to taking a do-it-yourself strategy. Attempting to design an on-site data center that offers even a minimum degree of fault tolerance is too costly for the majority of small companies. Progent is ready to show you how to get all the advantages of non-stop colo centers by providing a complete range of engineering and maintenance services. To read more, visit High-Availability Colocation Consulting.
Failsafe Branch Office Connectivity
Progentís inter-site connection engineers can help organizations achieve fault tolerant inter-site connectivity solutions through redundant system architectures featuring transparent failover. Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network engineers can plan and deploy high-availability Inter-office networks supported by non-stop EIGRP routers or fault tolerant OSPF deployment of Cisco routers. Progent can show you how redundant connections and transparent fail-over can provide economical non-stop interoffice connectivity. For more information, go to Non-stop Interoffice Networking.
Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) Backup and Recovery Consulting
Progent's expert Data Protection Manager (DPM) support professionals can help your company to create a practical disaster recovery strategy, design a cost-effective zero-downtime IT infrastructure, deploy a Data Protection Manager-powered backup and recovery system, thoroughly test your DPM system, educate your IT personnel or regular service providers how to manage DPM, or provide complete IT outsourcing services including off-site hosting of Data Protection Manager machines in Progent's secure data center facility. To read more, visit Microsoft Data Protection Manager Consulting.
Managed Offsite DPM Backup Service Package
Progentís affordable Offsite Data Protection Manager Backup Service incorporates the advanced capabilities of System Center Data Protection Manager with the world-class security and availability features of the Herakles data center to provide ongoing, non-disruptive backup for as much as 2.5 Terabytes of critical data from one or several of your Windows-powered servers. Progent's service offering includes all configuration, support, and tracking required for a complete offsite backup system. For details, see Managed Offsite DPM Backup Service Package.
Backup and Recovery Solutions Consulting Services
Progent offers affordable remote support from consultants with expertise in a wide array of utilities and technologies that provide solutions for protecting Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX physical and virtual servers and desktops plus laptops and handhelds. Progent can provide help for leading backup platforms including Acronis, Backup Exec, BackupAssist, CrashPlan PRO, Double-Take Software, MozyPro, Retrospect for Macintosh, Apple Time Machine, VMware Data Recovery (VDR), and FLARs. Progent's consultants can assist your company to design, enhance, or troubleshoot data backup systems for a range of environments including local, edge to datacenter, cloud, or a mix. For details, see Backup and Recovery Solutions Consulting.
Consulting Services Double-Take Software for Backup
Double-Take offers a selection of products intended to deliver small businesses a range of cost-effective alternatives for backing up and restoring vital applications such as Exchange, Microsoft SQL, Blackberry, and Microsoft Office SharePoint. Progentís business continuity planning experts have in-depth experience incorporating Double-Take Software products into small company IT networks to achieve a high level of fault tolerance and business continuity readiness at a budget-friendly price. To find out more, go to Consulting for Double-Take Software for Backup.