Akron, Ohio Microsoft Certified Exchange Consultants
Exchange and O365 Implementation Design Support, Migration Consulting, and Troubleshooting Experts
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have more than 20 years of background helping companies of all sizes to plan, implement, and support email systems built around Microsoft Exchange. For companies in Akron Ohio, Progent offers a range of economical Microsoft Exchange support and maintenance services to ensure that your organization's email system features:
Inbound and outbound virus and spam defense and message content management
Easy connectivity for off-site and mobile users
Efficient administration utilities
Universal mail boxes with voice messaging, Instant Messaging, Presence, and video conferencing capability
Dependable and high-speed data backup and recovery
Tight coordination of both local and cloud resources
Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server design and troubleshooting professionals can help your company to prepare for and implement efficient upgrades from older email environments to a current Exchange platform. Progent's 64-bit migration consultants can assist your company to assess the strategic advantages and costs of moving to a 64-bit edition of Exchange Server and can assist you to design and implement a cost-effective migration plan to a 64-bit version of Exchange Server. Progent's Power BI integration experts can help you utilize data from Exchange spreadsheets to build modern visualizations to populate interactive Power BI business analytics reports and dashboards. Progent can also assist your company to integrate your Microsoft Exchange-powered email solution with the latest smartphones and tablets by offering BYOD integration support services such as iPhone and iPad integration and Android smartphone integration.
Microsoft allows you to create transparent hybrid networks that combine Office 365 and local Exchange deployments. This allows you to have certain mailboxes located on your on-premises datacenter and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consultants can assist your organization with any phase of designing, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365/Exchange network. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide as-needed expertise to help you through challenging technical issues and also offer extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is successfully completed on time and on budget. To learn more about Progent's online consulting support for hybrid Office 365 and on-premises Exchange environments, refer to Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
Microsoft Exchange 2019 Server Deployment Services
Progent can help your organization in any facet of your migration to Exchange 2019 including deploying Windows Server 2019 as a host for Exchange; planning high availability system topology for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; planning and implementing Windows Hyper-V; setting up HLB; setting up DAG groups with MCDB solid-state caching; integrating with Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook. For details, see Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 integration services.
Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server Support
MS Exchange 2016 Server's consolidated design allows easier implementation and scale, higher utilization of equipment, and reduced management expense. Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server offers tighter connectivity with Office 365, operation with Windows Server 2016, higher throughput, improved data loss protection (DLP), and better recoverability, more extensive support for iOS and Android smart phones and tablets, comprehensive browser-based management, and a more functional Outlook web client. Find out more concerning Progent's MS Exchange Server 2016 consulting.
Exchange 2013 Configuration
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 incorporates major improvements to the functionality of Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful innovations as well as a revamped architecture. These improvements favorably impact key facets of IT like ease of administration, availability, security and compliance, operational costs, teamwork, scalability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you understand the potential business benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, design a cost-effective validation and deployment plan, and educate your IT team to maintain your Exchange 2013 environment. Progent can also provide affordable online support and management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Learn more concerning Progent's Exchange 2013 support.
Exchange 2010 delivered game-changing technology for fault-tolerant, protected, integrated messaging. Relative to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or Exchange Server 2003, MS Exchange 2010 is less expensive to deploy and maintain, simpler to administer and scale, more comprehensive in capabilities, faster, less subject to system failure, more extensive in its support for mobile workers, and better able to safeguard business data and resist malicious assaults. Read more concerning Progent's Exchange 2010 support services.
Exchange 2007 Server Consultants
Microsoft Exchange 2007 is designed to meet the challenges of security, anywhere connectivity, speed, and dependability. Exchange Server 2007 provides designed-in fault tolerance that delivers enterprise-class robustness to keep your email system up and running, reduce spam and viruses, and enable your company to adhere to government and industry requirements. Learn more about Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server consulting.
Exchange Server 2003 Support
Microsoft Exchange 2003 delivers a reliable, expandable, and easy-to-manage infrastructure with round-the-clock messaging and collaboration as well as low cost of ownership. Microsoft Exchange 2003 remains in wide use due to the fact that it enables a wide range of collaborative functions, such as group scheduling utilities, discussion groups, and group folders, and in addition allows sharing of information across physical, organizational, and protocol borders with features like IM, low latency communication, and multimedia support. Although Microsoft has withdrawn support for the product, Exchange Server 2003 remains one of the most widely used versions of Microsoft's Exchange family. Progent's engineers can assist your company to maintain your current Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 solution or upgrade to a more advanced edition of Exchange Server. Read additional information about Progent's Exchange 2003 support.
MS Exchange 2000 Consultants
Unlike MS Exchange 5.5, which uses its built-in directory, MS Exchange 2000 utilizes Microsoft Active Directory, offering a simplified management and security architecture. Exchange Server 2000 still has a large installed base although Microsoft has ceased to support for this venerable platform. Progent's seasoned messaging professionals have extensive background working with Exchange 2000 and can assist your business to manage your current Microsoft Exchange 2000 solution or show you the economic advantages of more recent versions of Exchange and assist your company to migrate efficiently to a more advanced release of the world's most popular email platform. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server support services.
MS Exchange 2016 Server Migration Expertise
Progent's experts can assist your business with any and all phases of your Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 migration including planning, piloting, mailbox migration, decommissioning and training. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can help you to evaluate the business advantages of deploying Microsoft Exchange 2016, plan and carry out a smooth migration, and deliver as-needed technical support. Progent can help your business to build a Microsoft Exchange 2016 ecosystem hosted on local and/or cloud datacenters. Learn more about ways that Progent's Exchange Server 2016 migration support services can assist your organization to move affordably from your legacy Exchange environment to MS Exchange Server 2016.
Exchange 2013 Server Upgrade Support Services
MS Exchange Server 2013 delivers significant enhancements its predecessor MS Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new capabilities as well as a streamlined architecture. Progent can assist your business to upgrade to MS Exchange Server 2013 while retaining as much as feasible of your current infrastructure. Progent's consultants can also help you to configure MS Exchange 2013 Server with Lync, SharePoint, and Office or Office 365 for advanced collaboration and eSearch capabilities. Learn how Progent's MS Exchange 2013 migration consulting experts can help you migrate efficiently to Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server for local, cloud, or mixed deployments.
MS Exchange 2010 Server Migration Expertise
Progent offers comprehensive help for each phase of your Exchange 2010 upgrade including outsourced or co-sourced project management, site analysis, project design and documentation, cost estimates of all new software licenses and equipment needed, suggested sourcing, system verification at customer site or at Progent's test facility, managing transitional coexistence of Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, implementation the production system, deactivating the previous system, and training for customer's support staff and end users. Learn more details about ways that Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Migration Support Services can help your business to upgrade affordably and efficiently from your older Exchange system to Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server
Spam and Virus Filtering, Data Leakage Protection plus Email Content Filtering and Cloud-based Email Encryption ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering, data leakage prevention and email encryption solution that uses the technology of top data security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Content Filtering and Data Leakage Prevention.
Migration Consulting for Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Skype for Business Server
Progent's Microsoft Teams integrators and Microsoft Skype for Business consultants offer remote and onsite expertise for organizations of any size to assess the benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Teams or Microsoft Skype for Business from any version of Microsoft Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can help your business to design a local, cloud or mixed topology; interface Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office; set up HA solutions; connect Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and interface with third-party collaboration platforms such as Cisco UC. Progent's certified data security consultants can help you create and validate a security environment for your Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business solution that is compliant with regulatory requirements.
How to Contact Progent for Exchange Server Support
If your Ohio company is looking for a Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting professional, contact Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
Progent offers the expertise of BlackBerry-certified experts who can assist small businesses to design, manage, and troubleshoot BlackBerry technology economically and successfully, eliminating the need for an in-house BlackBerry specialist and reducing the cost and hassle of supporting a mobile wireless workgroup. Progent's BlackBerry engineers have in-depth backgrounds working with Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants, Cisco CCIE-certified network engineers, and CISSP and GIAC-certified security professionals. This wide range of knowledge, in conjunction with Progent's proven remote service delivery model, provides small and mid-size companies an efficient option for integrating BlackBerry technology productively into their information network.
Progent's Jabber consultants can provide online or on-premises expertise to help businesses of any size to design, deploy, maintain, update or debug Cisco Jabber environments and Cisco Unified CM ecosystems. Progent offers in-depth support for the technologies that make up creating a cohesive Jabber solution such as Cisco network devices and management tools, Microsoft Office apps, Windows and Mac desktops, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones and tablets, SIP trunking, Wi-Fi networks, cyber security, cloud computing, immersive telepresence systems, PBX products, business continuity, and other components of a cohesive collaboration ecosystem.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials is a value-priced, entry-level OS that enables small businesses to make the move from the older stand-alone on-premises datacenter to the modern hybrid computing model that combines on-premises and virtualized cloud-based software and infrastructure. Progent's consultants can provide budget-friendly online consulting and troubleshooting services for Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials. Progent can help you to assess the possible business advantages of moving to Essentials and implementing a hybrid on-premises/cloud design for your network ecosystem. Progent can provide comprehensive project management to help you design and execute an efficient move to Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Microsoft Office 365, and other Microsoft Online platforms and services. Progent can also provide continuing consulting, troubleshooting, and customized training.
VMware's NSX network virtualization platform allows you to build entire networks in software. NSX allows virtual networks to be provisioned in minutes and managed with a high level of automation independent of the physical components making up the underlying IP network. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) allows programmatic disaster recovery, application mobility, plus non-disruptive site migration, failback and re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also permits transparent testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and fixes and can produce audit reports to verify full service restoration, validate SLAs and demonstrate DR compliance. When used with VMware's NSX network virtualization technology, VMware Site Recovery Manager can quickly recover the entire virtualized network topology at the recovery datacenter. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consulting expert and VMware Site Recovery Manager integration specialist to help your organization to plan, deploy, test and maintain a DR system powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware NSX.
Progent's Sun Solaris platform consulting experts provide small and mid-size companies and software developers support for administering and supporting Sun Solaris systems that run with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent can give your business contact with Solaris experts, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This wide range of expertise offers you an easy single consulting firm to help you build and maintain a protected and reliable mixed-platform connectivity and communications infrastructure that allows Sun Solaris and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Windows with popular variants of UNIX including Mac OS X, Solaris, AIX UNIX from IBM, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or major Linux derivatives such as RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu Linux, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware Linux.
If your office network combines Linux technology technology with Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a unified environment that allows all your operating systems to run side by side for easy management, seamless information exchange, high availability, enhanced performance, and strong protection. Progent's Linux and Windows coexistence support services include IT infrastructure configuration and support, consulting for Windows services for UNIX, online network monitoring and management, remote technical support and repair, in-person technical support, and Helpdesk support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over 10 years of experience designing, deploying, optimizing and repairing Microsoft SCOM solutions and offer organizations of all sizes advanced online or onsite consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist you to design a topology for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that provides the responsiveness and availability required to watch over your IT resources effectively, whether your infrastructure are onsite, cloud-based, or a hybrid environment. Progent can also help you to import and set up Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs according to leading practices for tracking network infrastructure and Microsoft and third-party applications and services. Also, Progent can provide fast remote or on-premises technical support to help you to fix serious issues detected by System Center 2012 Operations Manager.
Progent's short-term staff augmentation services allow organizations to meet the need for network support personnel without dealing with the expense and hassle that come with vetting and hiring experienced technical help and without adding to your full-time head count.
If you are an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent and helping our customers will expand your abilities via collaboration with our team of motivated, high-output consultants. Progent's commitment to offering network expertise and technical help to small and midsize businesses will offer you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic companies. Also, Our virtual office environment provides the most advanced technology for remote support and wireless access to help you to come up with fast solutions when you take on business-critical problems.
Progent provides a selection of IT service packages for small companies. These IT outsourcing and server monitoring services are built around the proactive problem handling abilities of System Center Operations Manager 2007, a state-of-the-art network and IT support software platform that tracks the availability, performance, and safety of your network and identifies potential problems before they can disrupt your network. With Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, small companies can select a basic co-sourcing service program built around System Center Operations Manager 2007 with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote troubleshooting or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing solution.
Les Kent has a 35-year track record of effective network integration, corporate administration, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a knack for creating sophisticated information technology solutions during his time as as a network architect, application developer, project manager, implementation expert, and problem solver for small businesses, start-ups, and global enterprises.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can deliver a range of technical services to help organizations of any size to install, manage, and support environments that include workstations, laptops, tablets, or smartphones based on Microsoft Windows 8.1. For larger organizations, Progent's senior project managers can help set up testing labs to evaluate Windows 8.1 and develop and manage Windows 8.1 migration projects based on leading practices.
Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project managers, Cisco-certified network architects, business continuity planning specialists, and certified security consultants to help your business to assess the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and configure a cost-effective and safe IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Cisco's Catalyst family of Wi-Fi controllers simplify the administration of wireless LANs by unifying the configuration and management of Wi-Fi APs, optimizing wireless performance by limiting the impact of radio frequency congestion, improving wireless uptime with fast failover, and hardening data security by detecting cyber threats and analyzing traffic content according to user type and location. Progent can help you to configure Cisco Wi-Fi controller appliances to manage and monitor wireless networks of any size. Progent can assist you to administer and troubleshoot your existing Cisco-based Wi-Fi solution or carry out a smooth transition to Cisco's latest wireless controller technology.
Dynamics Business Central (previously, formerly} called Dynamics NAV and Navision) provides SMBs a unified soultions for financials, inventory, operations control, capacity planning, procurement, sales, supply chain, and advanced analytics. Progent's Dynamics 365 Business Central/NAV experts can assist company to maintain your older Dynamics NAV environment or migrate smoothly to a cloud-based, onsite, or hybrid deployment model.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is a low-cost collection of essential servers that provides the foundation for a feature-rich but manageable information. The IT demands of the Microsoft .NET components included with Small Business Server 2011 requires a network consultant with hands-on background designing and integrating cohesive, end-to-end business network solutions. Progent's Microsoft Small Business Server professionals have an average of over 10 years of experience supporting computer networks based on Microsoft products. This experience ensures you results in installing, administering, and repairing network environments that incorporate the SBS Server package of servers and applications.
Progent is committed to knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to customers. By educating customers to handle technical issues that are within their comfort zone, Progent is able to focus on offering high-value services where Progent faces few competitors. Medium-size businesses who work with trusted freelance service providers or who employ in-house support personnel benefit when Progent transfers knowledge about new technology and tested processes to make their networks more robust, secure, and productive.
Progent provides national urgent phone support and troubleshooting services for companies who operate environments powered by variants of the Linux OS or whose IT systems include a mix of Linux platforms/Linux and Microsoft products. Remote IT help provides optimum leverage for your information technology budget by extending user efficiency and shortening the time charged for computer repair services. Sophisticated online access technology and skilled service specialists and engineers allow Progent to handle most IT problems without squandering time and expense by going to your site. In the vast majority of situations your network issues can be remediated by telephone or via a mix of telephone help and online access. Progent can make available Cisco CCIE infrastructure engineers and CISM premier security specialists to help with the most challenging network issues.
Cisco's wireless VoIP phones are industrial-grade Wi-Fi devices intended for workers who are mobile within office, warehouse, health-care or other venues where management wants portable phones that provide more control, security and ruggedness than is achievable with the BYOD mode of workplace communications. Creating solutions with Cisco's wireless VoIP phones usually requires that you set up and optimize many components of your Wi-Fi environment such as APs, routers and switches, Cisco wireless LAN controllers, and network management tools. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can provide remote and onsite support to help your organization create and manage a Cisco wireless VoIP phone deployment by delivering services that range from troubleshooting the configuration of a wireless VoIP phone or access point to offering comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for updating the Wi-Fi infrastructure of a campus.