Small company IT networks located within the state of Maine can get instant remote access to a Cisco authorized CCIE infrastructure engineer to resolve urgent problems that threaten your network. Progent retains the largest group of CCIE network consulting experts accessible online of any nationwide service organization in the United States. Rates are reasonable, billing is per minute, sign-up is quick, and service is unbeatable.

If your Maine organization is beyond major urban areas like Portland, Lewiston, or Bangor, support from authorized CCIE engineers could be unavailable when there's an emergency. This can cause a loss of productivity for your business. By calling Progent's remote support, you can get in touch with a Cisco certified CCIE engineer who can offer the assistance to get your system on line.

Why is Access to a Cisco CCIE So Significant?
A CCIE is a top-level networking specialist who qualifies for this elite title by passing tough testing given by Cisco. CCIEs can tackle even the most complicated problems associated with computer network interfacing, troubleshooting, and configuration. Progentís CCIE-qualified professionals communicate closely with Cisco's in-house engineers in analyzing anomalies with Cisco IOS software and developing workarounds or downloading software patches to resolve bugs. Most CCIEs work for large corporations or nationwide Internet providers, and so their services are not readily accessible to small businesses.

For small and midsize organizations throughout Maine, Progent offers convenient, fast, and economical remote access to Cisco certified CCIE support professionals. CCIEs are highly-qualified networking experts who are awarded this top-level classification only through strenuous examination by Cisco. CCIEs can resolve the most complex problems associated with network topology, setup, optimization, repair, and service. Progentís CCIE experts cooperate intimately with Cisco engineers in identifying problems with Cisco's IOS software and developing workarounds or acquiring software updates to resolve anomalies. Progent can provide prompt online access to a CCIE so you can receive timely help for complex network problems that are impacting worker efficiency but are outside the scope of your local IT service resources. Progent's CCIE consulting engineers can access your environment via state-of-the-art remote support tools in order to provide rapid and affordable analysis and repair of critical network difficulties.

How Progent's Cisco Professionals Offer Help with Cisco-based Networks in Maine
Progent's Cisco-certified network consultants offer high-level assistance for a broad range of Cisco networking solutions including:

Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower and PIX 500 Security Appliances
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to support Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to plan, deploy, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Read additional information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and troubleshooting support.

Router Technology
Progent's CCIE and CCNP qualified engineers can help your company to design, setup, and support an integrated business network that can simplify processes, reduce expenses, and accelerate investment payback. By combining Cisco routers with Cisco Catalyst switches expertise and Cisco Aironet access points deployment support or Cisco Meraki access points setup services, Progent can dramatically increase the business value of your integrated network in Maine. Progent can provide extensive remote help. To see more concerning Progent's expertise in Cisco routers, refer to Cisco Routers Professional Support.

Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac Wi-Fi Access Points and Wireless LAN Controllers
Progent can provide a Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking expert to assist you to plan, install, maintain and repair a converged wired and wireless infrastructure incorporating a wide range of wireless technologies that offer the same security, scalability, and manageability you expect from your wired environment. Progent's Aironet Access Point experts and Meraki Access Point consultants can assist you to manage early-generation Wi-Fi products from Cisco or migrate efficiently to current 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology. Progent can also help your IT team to carry out advanced Cisco wireless VoIP phone integration with Aironet and Meraki APs for mobile on-premises collaboration. Progent's CISM and CISSP security professionals can show you how to design security into your wireless network and into your company's operations. Progent's disaster recovery consultants and business continuity planners can show you how to configure the high availability features built into Cisco's wired/wireless technologies so your converged network delivers continuing return on investment. Progent can provide affordable online and on-premises Wi-Fi site surveys to help your company to plan and deploy a Wi-Fi network with custom-designed access point clustering optimized for your individual work area layout, building structure, and intended application.

Cisco Voice over IP Phone and IP Video Phone Integration
Progent's Cisco VoIP phone and video IP phone consultants can help you to configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco VoIP phones, desktop video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent offers expertise for all models of Cisco's IP phones from legacy Voice over IP products to the latest media phones. Progent's IP telephony experts can also assist you to integrate your VoIP phones and video IP phones with Cisco Unified Communications Manager, originally known as CallManager, or with Cisco Unified CM Express to create a an advanced IP-PBX ecosystem for unified messaging and collaboration. Progent's consultants can provide expertise with all aspects of Cisco IP Phone integration including reviewing dial plans, resolving QoS, setting up SIP gateways, installing ISR G2 routers with CUBE internetworking capability, and designing Cisco UCS server clustering and Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony (SRST) systems for survivability.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM) and CallManager Collaboration
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), previously branded CallManager, functions as the center of Cisco's communications and collaboration platform. Unified CM and Cisco Unified CM Express offer a modern IP-PBX by integrating with unified messaging applications like Cisco Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service, Cisco Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail management, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach (SNR), and Cisco Contact Center Express (Unified CCX or CCX) for building a highly automated customer contact solution. Progent's Cisco-certified CUCM experts can assist with any facet of Unified CM support and troubleshooting in areas such as integrating Voice over IP phones and desktop video IP phones, designing dial plans, setting up SIP trunking and PSTN calling, deploying ISR routers with CUBE networking support, creating UCS server clustering solutions for high availability, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server.

Cisco Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki Products
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network technology consultants offer advanced remote and onsite support for Cisco's Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki families of managed switches for environments that range from small companies and campus networks to giant data centers and ISPs. Progent can assist you to implement Cisco's quickly improving switching solutions to achieve the speed, expandability, resilience, virtualization, data protection and manageability demanded by your business. To learn about Progent's consulting and troubleshooting services for Cisco's extensive family of Catalyst switches, see Catalyst switch consulting and support services. For details about Progent's support for Cisco's Nexus family of switches, refer to Nexus switch consulting and support services. To find out about Progent's support for Cisco Meraki switches, refer to Cisco Meraki switches consulting and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Security and VPN Technology
Progent can give you access to a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) or Cisco Certified Network Professional to help you to select, deploy, and support Cisco security solutions. Progent's CISM and CISSP security specialists can advise you about how to design protection into your business processes in Maine and Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance experts can help you to plan and maintain SIEM solutions that allow you to stay compliant with governmental mandates for incident reporting. Progent can help you to produce a documented security strategy to establish precise security policies, deploy monitoring and auditing software, design and install a secure connectivity infrastructure that incorporates technology from diverse network companies, provide outgoing spam filtering with policy-based content filtering for in-bound and outbound email, and recommend steps to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security consulting can help you implement an firewall, design safe remote and mobile access to messaging and corporate data, and implement or repair Virtual Private Networks. To learn additional information concerning Progent's services for Cisco security and VPN solutions, refer to Cisco VPN and Network Security Engineering Help.

SIP Infrastructure Solutions: SIP PSTN Trunks and Cisco CUBE Configuration Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified SIP infrastructure experts and CUBE integration experts can assist organizations of any size to plan, integrate, manage, troubleshoot and enhance Cisco's SIP infrastructure solutions and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-connected SIP trunks. Progent can provide affordable remote or onsite support to assist you to move smoothly to a productive communications ecosystem that delivers accelerated return on investment. Progent's Gold-certified Microsoft collaboration consultants can assist you to set up interfaces between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's rich media platforms like Skype for Business Server and Lync for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.

Cisco-based Network Management
Progent's Cisco-qualified network management engineers can show you how to utilize Cisco's management utilities alongside a variety of powerful third-party programs to develop a comprehensive network management toolkit to keep your network operating smoothly, consolidate expensive resources, secure your information, recover quickly from hardware breakdowns or malicious attacks, and enable you to scale or repurpose system hardware effectively and affordably as your Maine business grows.

Progent can also show you how to use network management applications to analyze and categorize network data to implement traffic shaping, which permits you to program routers to impose a variety of bandwidth restrictions on certain classes of processes based on the importance you specify. By buffering and sorting excess packets above your contracted rates, and by giving preference to the most important processes, traffic shaping can prevent ISP excess usage charges from spiraling out of reach and/or eliminate lost worker productivity resulting from brute force enforcement of your network bandwidth restrictions during periods of heavy use. To find out more about Progent's network management support expertise for Cisco-powered environments, see Network Management Consulting for Cisco-powered Networks.

NetApp and Cisco FlexPod Cloud Platform Consulting
FlexPod Datacenter is a service-oriented cloud platform created and validated together by NetApp and Cisco to consolidate servers, network fabric and SAN storage assets for hosting shared applications and network management tools. To find out more about Progent's consulting services for NetApp and Cisco FlexPod cloud solutions, visit NetApp and Cisco Cloud Architecture Consulting.

How You Can Talk to a Certified CCIE Network Expert Immediately
To learn how to contact a Certified CCIE for online assistance in Maine, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Urgent Online Network Help.

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