Microsoft Windows 7 Consulting and Support During a speech at the 2009 CES Show in Las Vegas, Microsoft Corp. CEO Steve Ballmer introduced the beta availability of the Windows 7 OS. The next incarnation of Windows was available temporarily for evaluation at select web sites. During the presentation, CEO Balmer demonstrated new capabilities and important improvements incorporated into Windows and inspired by market demands. Areas focused on by Windows 7, according to Balmer, include performance, protection, reliability, functionality, battery life, and ease of use. In each of these areas, Windows 7 delivers significant improvement.

Windows 7 features quicker startup, power off, and recovery from sleep mode; no-hassle LAN configuration and file and printer sharing; centralized peripherals administration; as well as sophisticated touch-screen technology. To view Microsoft's press release, visit Microsoft's Chief Executive Previews Windows 7 Beta

How Progent's Microsoft-certified Engineers Can Help Your Business to Evaluation Microsoft Windows 7
Progent's certified engineers can help you to test the pre-release edition of Microsoft Windows 7 to verify application compatibility and to check its performance and stability working with your applications. Progent can also help you assess the potential business value of adopting Windows 7. If Microsoft Windows 7 makes sense for your business, Progent can help you to plan and execute a smooth upgrade to Microsoft Windows 7 from a your current release of Windows.

Progent's consulting experts offer a variety of other affordable services to improve the efficiency, dependability, protection, speed, and maintainability of information networks that incorporate workstations powered by Microsoft Windows 7:

PC Desktop Consulting and Support Services
Progent's certified desktop support consultants offer a broad array of affordable support services to assist your company to install, integrate, repair, and administer desktop PCs and laptops based on Microsoft Windows. Progent can offer onsite or remote help for individual machines or notebooks or work with you to plan and implement a company-wide migration to Windows 7. Progent can also configure Microsoft Office or Microsoft Dynamics programs on your workstations so they communicate efficiently with all Microsoft applications, products from third-party publishers, business servers, and line-of-business solutions throughout your network. Progent can also supply engineers and technical workers to assist you to prepare for and implement a company relocation or merger designed to produce minimal interruption to your business.

Live Virtual Instruction for Desktop Programs
Progent provides online virtual instruction for a range of desktop applications and environments such as Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Access, Visio, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7. Live online training offers the benefits of traditional classroom seminars, including instant interaction between students and teachers, but eliminates the expenses of travel and the hassle of trying to synchronize the availability of many workers. Available to single students or groups of all sizes, virtual training permits the teacher to conduct the seminar from an online office while the students can be dispersed across a campus or across the country. Virtual instruction supports proven teaching mechanisms like broadcast white boards, electronic hand-raising, and shared desktops. Classes can be brief and targeted for specific subjects or extended in time and wider in coverage. Teachers and clients can work through examples one-on-one or as a class.

64-bit Upgrade Help for Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Servers
Windows 7 is available in a 64-bit edition that sets a new standard for workstation dependability and capacity. Unfortunately, for the majority of businesses the migration to 64-bit technology is problematic due to the requirement to make a new setup on each workstation. This entails re-installing applications, backing up and restoring data files, and running new device drivers. Though companies usually already have 64-bit computers, the work required to benefit fully from this untapped potential can seem too time-consuming. But because Microsoft Windows 7 usually calls for a from-scratch install, it can be a great time to upgrade to 64-bit computing, which can be done with little if any more work. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers have in-depth backgrounds designing and performing massive, minimally disruptive OS upgrades of existing desktops and can assist your company get the most out of your network budget by executing the move to Microsoft Windows 7 and to 64-bit technology at the same time.

Change and Update Management Automation
Progent's network management experts can show you how to create a computer system built around Windows 7 workstations that is simple to manage. Progent's consultants have in-depth experience delivering small and midsize companies Microsoft SMS Server expertise to reduce IT administration's processes, improve network security, improve efficiency by ensuring that all application updates are current, enforce licensing adherence, and monitor patterns of application usage to allow smarter purchasing strategy. In addition, Progent can assist you to execute a non-disruptive upgrade to System Center Configuration Manager from SMS Server 2003 for better administration automation and can assist your business to move to Microsoft Windows Server 2008.

Security Inventory Scanning and Assessment Packages
Progent's qualified security consultants can deliver a variety of budget-friendly small business security inventory service packages and enterprise network security evaluation service bundles designed to offer businesses of any size an opportunity to get an impartial look at the effectiveness of their security profile. The packages vary from a low-cost external scan and evaluation option for small and midsize companies up to a high-level solution for institutions who have to comply with security standards required by state agencies or by customers. For every security inventory or evaluation bundle, consultants with high-level security credentials evaluate and summarize scanned data and provide suggestions for effective remediation.

Fault-tolerant System Infrastructure
Progentís consulting professionals can help your company to implement a high-availability network infrastructure with features that can include Microsoft Windows Hyper-V failover clustering, redundant Internet connections, network load balancing, and strategic collocation sites. Progent provides the expertise of Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting engineers who can show you how to benefit from virtual machines to enhance availability. Progent can also help you create a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that includes periodic disaster recovery evaluations and drills.

Helpdesk Outsourcing and Expertise
Progent is a Microsoft and Cisco Authorized Partner and Progent's online Help Desk support team of certified IT professionals gives your clients instant access to a dependable support resource with years of experience delivering phone support and online troubleshooting for IT systems based on Microsoft and Cisco products. Progent's concentration is on earning the Helpdesk a positive image as a key contributor to business performance. Progent's goal is to resolve and not merely report problems. Progent can deliver full Helpdesk outsourcing or seamlessly reinforce your existing Helpdesk. Progent can also assist you to identify and deploy the most advanced technology for creating or improving your in-house Helpdesk.

For more information concerning Progent's consulting and support services for Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008, call 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

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