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System Center 2012 Operations Manager Technical Consultant
System Center 2007 Computer Consultants

Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have more than a decade of experience planning, implementing, optimizing and fixing Microsoft SCOM environments and offer organizations of any size expert remote or on-premises consulting support for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist your company to design a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the responsiveness and availability needed to monitor your IT resources effectively, whether your infrastructure are onsite, cloud-based, or a mixed environment. Progent can also help you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on industry best practices for tracking network infrastructure as well as both Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. Also, Progent can provide responsive remote or on-premises technical support to assist you to fix critical issues uncovered by Microsoft SCOM 2012.

Cisco Virtual Private Network Network Consulting
VPN IT Consultant

Progentís Cisco Security/VPN professionals and CCIE and CCNP certified support staff can help your small or mid-size business integrate and maintain Ciscoís security and VPN technology including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco VPN products include both off-site access and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and AIM hardware encryption cards, and hardware appliances, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or task-specific VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN products are simple to administer and provide the versatility to evolve with your growing business requirements. Progentís Cisco-Premier network experts support Ciscoís complete line of hardware and software aimed at eliminating information theft, virus and worm assaults, DDoS attacks, and other threats to your information system. Progent can show you how to integrate Cisco technology to achieve safe connectivity, intrusion protection, and comprehensive Identity services based on Cisco ACS using RADIUS security and TACACS to create a centralized user access control framework for user authentication, permissions, and accounting from an easy-to-use Web interface.

24/7 Computer Consulting Positions
Cisco Engineer Contractor

If you are a network engineer with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent and assisting Progent's clients will enhance your skills through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, world-class consultants. Progent's focus on providing network consulting and computer help to small businesses will offer you the chance to consult closely with business leaders and add tangibly to the growth of dynamic organizations. In addition, Our virtual office environment offers state-of-the-art tools for off-site service and wireless connectivity to allow you to come up with speedy solutions when you take on business-critical issues.

Microsoft SMS Remote Support Services
SMS 2003 Upgrade Computer Consultant

Progentís certified consultants offer small and medium size businesses world-class consulting services for Systems Management Server and Configuration Manager, Microsoft's solutions for change and deployment automation. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 is the new name for the update management platform formerly known as Systems Management Server. System Center Configuration Manager offers a range of new features to SMS Server such as full automation, integrated Vista Windows Server 2008 support, NAP security support, and boot image management. Progentís certified engineers can help you use SMS or Configuration Manager economically for automated OS and application deployment, security patch administration, application metering, and software license compliance. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to move smoothly from Systems Management Server to System Center Configuration Manager.

Business Edition 6000 Professionals
Technical Support Services Unified Mobility

Cisco Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM), originally known as CallManager, functions as the foundation of Cisco's collaboration platform. CUCM and Unified CM Express (CME) offer an advanced IP-PBX by integrating closely with unified messaging applications that include Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service with Jabber support, Unity Connection for voicemail management, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach, and Cisco Unified Contact Center Enterprise for building an advanced customer contact solution. Progent's CCIE-certified consultants can deliver efficient and budget-friendly remote and on-premises support to assist businesses of any size to create and administer Unified CM deployments by providing Cisco Unified Communications Manager configuration and troubleshooting consulting services that add maximum business value. Progent's consultants can assist with any facet of Unified Communications Manager configuration and debugging in areas that include integrating Cisco VoIP phones and desktop Video phones, designing dial plans, configuring SIP trunking and PSTN support, deploying Cisco ISR routers with CUBE VoIP networking support, creating Cisco UCS server failover solutions for survivability, performance tuning, and integration with Exchange Server.

24 Hour On-site Technical Support iPhone and Power BI integration
Support and Setup iPhone ActiveSync

Progent can provide affordable remote consulting to assist your business to plan, deploy, and fix any aspect of your iOS and Windows integration solution and is available for short-term jobs to help you get past occasional technical bottlenecks or major engagements to help you complete business-critical projects on schedule and within budget. Progent has experience in local, cloud-based, or hybrid networks and can help you build or maintain a highly available, protected and efficient network infrastructure that is best suited to your computing model. Progent also offers remote or on-premises training for individuals or groups to help manage and use your iPhones and iPads in a secure, collaborative environment that maximizes the business value of your information network.

Firewall Audit Symantec Raptor
Security Companies Symantec VelociRaptor

Progent's Symantec consultants can help you maintain discontinued Symantec firewall and VPN products such as the Symantec Raptor and Symantec VelociRaptor line or show you how to migrate to current firewall/VPN solutions. Progent can also enable you to design and execute a complete security plan that can incorporate firewall/VPN appliances and utilities, managed security and network defense services, server and application monitoring products, and formal policies and processes. Progent has the expertise to be your one-stop resource for continuing network help, maintenance, education, and security expertise.

Meraki Air Marshal Online Technical Support
Meraki Wireless AP Consultants

Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking experts offer remote and on-premises consulting and troubleshooting services to assist you to design, install, manage, optimize, and debug Wi-Fi networks that utilize Cisco's Meraki APs. Progent's experts can also help you to plan and deploy hybrid networks that integrate local and cloud-based resources and that provide easy access, enhanced security and compliance, unified management, and consistent operation for all your mobile and desktop endpoints.

Windows Server 2012R2 Server Manager Consultants
24/7 Windows Server 2012R2 Storage Spaces Consulting

Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test environments and rollout plans, tune your network infrastructure for local, multi-site, cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, train your IT management team, create a corporate-wide security plan, streamline IT administration, help with creating applications, and generate and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.

Integration Support Microsoft Exchange 2016 Migration
Support Services Microsoft Exchange 2016 Migration

Progent can assist your business in any and all phases of your migration to Exchange 2016 such as designing high availability (HA) infrastructure for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; CAL licensing compliance for Exchange Server and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; migrating mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V design; determining storage requirements for your VMs, databases and logs; setting up HLB for high-availability CAS services; planning, building and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing your firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client integration with Office desktop or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).

24x7 OS X and Exchange Integration Services
Mac and Exchange IT Consultants

Exchange Servers and Macintosh computers can work together efficiently. Progent's Mac and Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to install Microsoft Entourage and Exchange so your Mac users are able to collaborate with colleagues who run Outlook. With Microsoft Exchange and Entourage 2008 or 2004 for Mac, Exchange and Apple Macintosh systems can collaborate, allowing Mac users to get and send email, search the Exchange global address list, copy addresses, synchronize calendars, and invite people to conferences with your Exchange account. Progent will make sure that your Microsoft Server is appropriately configured and that WebDAV and Outlook Web Access are enabled. Progent also offers customized onsite Entourage education.

Network Consulting Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2010
Online Troubleshooting Office SharePoint Server 2007

Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can help you rationalize the economic case for deploying SharePoint Portal Server 2007, consult with you on the appropriate edition of SharePoint Portal Server for your circumstances, offer configuration and integration expertise, help you to install Microsoft SQL Server as a back-end database manager, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your standard and customized application programs to work with SharePoint 2007, develop a company-wide security strategy that includes portal technology, and deliver maintenance and Help Desk services.




Les Kent has a 35-year track record of effective technology integration, executive management, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a knack for creating elegant IT solutions while working as a network architect, software developer, project manager, implementation expert, and problem solver for small businesses, new ventures, and global enterprises.