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Can Progent help us to deploy System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager to manage our hybrid cloud network?
System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager is part of Microsoft's System Center 2016 family of IT infrastructure management tools and is designed to offer a unified mechanism for configuring and administering virtualized fabric and services across hybrid networks that can include private clouds and Microsoft Azure resources. Progent's SCVMM 2016 consultants can help businesses of all sizes with any aspect of building, implementing, and maintaining a SCVMM 2016 solution. Progent can assess your virtualization architecture, show you how to migrate smoothly from older releases of Virtual Machine Manager, develop workflows for building and deploying VMs and hosts, implement high-availability compute and storage clusters, integrate your private cloud infrastructure with public clouds, set up virtual switches and load balancers, write and debug PowerShell scripts, and assist you to evaluate the potential business benefits of new technologies such as Storage Spaces Direct and Host Guardian Service. Progent's hypervisor experts can provide world-class Hyper-V consulting and VMware vSphere support.

What Microsoft financial reporting applications can Progent help customize?
Progent's Experts Team provides in-depth consulting know-how in specific application areas, allowing you to tailor responsive, affordable and highly functional business solutions that align with the unique needs of your organization. Progent's software application developers can help your company to customize Microsoft's major eCommerce-capable offerings such as:

  • Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP Software (formerly Axapta)
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP Accounting Software (formerly Great Plains)
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV Software (formerly Microsoft Navision)
  • Microsoft Dynamics SL Accounting Software (formerly Microsoft Solomon)
  • Microsoft Dynamics RMS

    How can Progent help us with SQL Server 2016?
    SQL Server 2016 introduces major enhancements in performance, capacity, data security, uptime, BOYD integration, plus integrated business intelligence. New features include PolyBase for processing SQL and NoSQ databases in one appliance for data warehousing, Hadoop integration, Always Encrypted mode, Mobile Report Publisher, and centralized control over on-premises and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft certified SQL Server 2016 consultants offer remote and on-premises expertise to help businesses of all sizes to design, implement, manage or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft technologies including Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM.

    Does Progent offer support for Exchange Server 2016 Database Availability Groups (DAGs)?
    MS Exchange Server 2016 improves the performance and simplifies the deployment of DAGs, which offer automatic failover for high availability (HA). DAGs in Microsoft Exchange 2016 reduce failover delay by as much as 33% compared to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Additional improvements include setup defaults that enforce industry best practices for fault tolerance. Progent's certified Exchange experts can provide DAG expertise to help you to plan, implement and manage a Database Availability Group solution the provides world-class protection for your Exchange mailboxes.

    Can Progent help design a fault-tolerant load balancing solution?
    Progent's server load balancing support services cover a wide range of load balancing technologies including server balancing, business software balancing, and LAN/WAN infrastructure routing. Progent's consultants can assist you to enhance system dependability and performance by implementing load balancing capabilities built into products like Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network Load Balancing Manager, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network LBM, the Network Load Balancing (NLB) mechanism of Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Cisco Content Services Switches and IOS-based Routers, Citrix Presentation Server, and F5 Networks BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager.

    How can Progent help improve the fault tolerance of my network?
    Progent's fault-tolerant network consulting professionals can show you how to create a cost-effective, fault-tolerant network that deals with critical areas covering a broad range of network infrastructure technologies and processes including non-stop Internet connections, server clustering, network load balancing, Data Center solutions, multi-site communication, and business continuity planning.

    Can Progent help my business migrate from Windows Server 2000 or Windows Server 2003?
    Progent can help you design, justify and implement a plan to transition to Windows Server 2012 R2 from a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server environment. Progent's Microsoft Gold Server Platform consultants can also provide affordable online consulting and technical help so you can manage 2012 installations. Progent can assist you to determine the business advantage of migrating from previous releases of Microsoft Windows Server and can follow industry best practices to support a smooth transition to Windows Server 2012 R2.

    Can Progent help us with desktop and mobile device configuration management?
    Progent can provide Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager planning and deployment, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager hybrid cloud integration, and Intune integration help to centralize and simplify the management of your desktops along with your web-facing mobile devices. Progent can help you to upgrade efficiently to Configuration Manager 2012 from a legacy device management platform or help you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 ecosystem to accommodate your evolving business needs.

    Can Progent help us migrate to System Center 2016 Configuration Manager?
    Configuration Manager 2016 automates software provisioning across multiple sites, simplifies security and compliance settings management, keeps track of network assets, guards against corporate data leakage, provides health monitoring, allows secure end-user self service, and delivers a single control mechanism for managing mixed-OS ecosystems running on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified Configuration Manager 2016 consulting team and Azure cloud integration specialists can assist your organization with any aspect of designing, implementing, using and repairing a SCCM 2016 deployment for local, cloud-based, or hybrid environments.

    How can Progent help us set up a private cloud?
    Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and management service combines proven virtualization platforms, a state-of-the-art data center, and the technical expertise of Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified consulting staff to provide small companies a complete network outsourcing solution that improves system reliability and protection, eliminates management overhead, and cuts costs. Under Progent's Private Cloud Hosting structure, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be transported immediately to a different hardware host without lengthy and chancy reconfiguration. With Private Cloud hosting, your network is not held captive to a specific hosting service. Learn more about Progent's ProSight portfolio of managed services for small and mid-size businesses.

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