Windows SBS 2008 Support Services Microsoft made available the latest release of Small Business Server and Windows Essential Business Server. Microsoft's solutions bring the capabilities of Microsoft’s enterprise-level server platforms to smaller companies in an affordable package. Targeted for organizations with as many as 75 workstations, Microsoft SBS is an integrated server solution engineered to help companies keep their data safer and their network more efficient.

Microsoft Small Business Server 2008 is offered in basic and premium versions. The basic package includes MS Windows 2008 Server, Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server, SharePoint Services, and Windows Server Update Services 3.0. The premium edition adds Microsoft SQL Server 2008.

Microsoft Windows EBS 2008 is meant for businesses with as many as 75 desktops and provides IT staff easier control over their information system by reducing complexity and streamlining many tasks. With support for Windows Mobile phones, SBS 2008 and EBS 2008 can significantly help boost productivity by providing access to business messaging, scheduling, contacts and information to workers when they are away from their desks. To view Microsoft's news release, visit Microsoft Introduces Small Business Server 2008 and EBS 2008.

How Progent's Consulting Experts Can Help Your Business to Deploy Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2008
The optimal installation of Microsoft Windows SBS calls for a network support firm with hands-on expertise and an extensive knowledge-base in planning and implementing data-driven end-to-end business IT solutions. The background of Progent's Microsoft-authorized consulting team, with an average of over 10 years of working in Microsoft technology, ensures you success in designing, deploying and managing Microsoft Small Business Server applications that are thoroughly integrated with Microsoft's product family of servers.

Progent's IT professionals can help your company to integrate the main pieces of the MS Windows Small Business Server and Essential Business Server 2008 packages and can also offer a range of other low-cost services to enhance the productivity, dependability, security, speed, and maintainability of information networks based on Windows SBS 2008 or Essential Business Server 2008:

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Planning and Support
Progent provides a variety of Windows Server 2008 consulting and integration services that can assist small companies to benefit from Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent's Microsoft Gold certified engineers can help your company to understand the ways Microsoft Windows Server 2008 could enhance the business value of your information network in order to rationalize a migration. Progent can help you test Microsoft Windows Server 2008 in order to assess its stability, throughput, and compatibility handling your workloads. Progent can assist with developing a deployment plan, assess and enhance existing network infrastructure, develop archiving and restoration processes, evaluate security architecture and guidelines, assist in setting up physical and virtualized machines, develop high-availability strategies including failover server clustering, train your internal network administration staff, and deploy automated round-the-clock monitoring operations to ensure your information system's protection and performance.

Exchange Server Design, Installation, Maintenance, and Hosting Support
Progent's Microsoft certified support team can help you design and deploy a smooth Exchange Server 2007 upgrade strategy that avoids network disruption, reduces long-term service demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server easy to administer. Progent's Exchange 2007 help, repair, and design services include assistance with the integration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and the design of unified messaging implementations powered by Microsoft Exchange Server 2007. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server Hosting Support Services provide an enterprise-class data center with backed-up electrical and cooling systems, round-the-clock site security and IT support center, plus failover connections to tier-1 Internet service companies. Hosted Microsoft Exchange servers are configured as virtualized servers for high uptime, smooth scalability, and rapid recovery. Services feature complete incorporation with your business network, connectivity with handheld computing products, continual tracking of performance and security, spam protection, patch and revision management, Help Desk Call Center services, daily data backup, and full messaging management support.

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 Help
Progent can offer assistance for designing, configuring, and managing successful Microsoft SharePoint Server installations that can significantly improve key areas of your company's information environment such as teamwork, web portal, corporate-wide search, forms-driven business processes, delivery of actionable information, and content management. Progent's Microsoft Gold certified consultants can help you to assess the business benefit for deploying SharePoint Server, provide setup and integration support, assist you to configure SQL Server 2008 as a back-end database, optimize your network architecture, integrate your standard and custom business programs to work with Office SharePoint Server, develop a company-wide security plan that incorporates web portal solutions, and deliver online and on-premises troubleshooting and Help Desk services.

SQL Server Consulting Services
Progent's SQL Server consultants can help your organization installs SQL Server 2008 properly, and that your SQL-powered data management system is incorporated thoroughly with your application software. Progent offers automated network monitoring to make sure your business information system is always available, and Progent's online Help Desk Call Center is available to offer rapid resolutions for SQL issues. Progent's certified computer protection experts can assess your company-wide security processes and technologies and recommend enhancements for better regulatory compliance. Progent's application developers can assist you to develop or personalize business programs or eCommerce sites utilize information managed by Microsoft SQL Server 2008.

Desktop Consulting and Support Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified desktop support experts offer a broad array of affordable services to help your company to deploy, configure, repair, and manage workstations and notebooks based on Windows. Progent can provide on-premises or online assistance for individual machines or notebooks or work with your business to design and carry out a large-scale migration to the most current version of Microsoft Windows. Progent can also configure Microsoft Office or Microsoft Dynamics programs on your client PCs so they integrate productively with other Microsoft programs, software from third-party vendors, SQL databases, and line-of-business solutions network-wide. Progent can also supply consultants and technical workers to assist your company to plan for and implement a site relocation or consolidation designed to produce the least possible disruption of your business.

Security Inventory Packages
Progent has put together two low-cost service bundles intended to enable small businesses to get an objective security evaluation from a CISA, CISM and CISSP-certified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert administers a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from beyond your firewall to determine potential risks in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer executes a system scan from an authorized computer inside your company firewall to assess your exposure to internal assaults. Both security inventory packages are configured and executed from a protected external location. The project is managed by an engineer who has earned high-level security accreditations who produces a document that summarizes and interprets the data collected by the scan and suggests cost-effective improvements where appropriate.

Live Virtual Instruction for Workstation Programs
Progent offers online virtual learning for an array of desktop applications and operating systems including Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Publisher, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Windows Vista and Windows 7. Live online training offers the advantages of conventional classroom sessions, such as instant interaction between clients and trainers, but eliminates the costs of transportation and the challenge of trying to synchronize the availability of many workers. Offered to single students or groups of any size, virtual instruction permits the instructor to conduct the seminar from an online facility while the clients can be spread across a campus or all over the country. Virtual education utilizes proven teaching mechanisms like broadcast white boards, electronic hand-raising, and collaborative applications. Classes can be brief and targeted for specialized topics or longer in duration and broader in coverage. Teachers and clients can go through problems individually or as a class.

Urgent Online Troubleshooting
Progent’s Technical Response Center offers national remote troubleshooting for Windows and Cisco-based small office information networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-qualified support professionals offer telephone help and remote direct network access to troubleshoot and repair technical problems quickly and affordably. The breadth of technical expertise available from Progent's team of nationwide service professionals makes it possible to escalate even the toughest problems to appropriate experts as required.

To learn additional information about Progent's consulting and support services for Microsoft Small Business Server 2008, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

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