Albany, New York Microsoft Certified Exchange Consultants
Exchange and Office365 Implementation Design Consulting, Migration Assistance, and Troubleshooting Experts
Progent's Microsoft-certified support professionals have over 20 years of experience helping companies of all sizes to design, deploy, and support email solutions built around Microsoft Exchange. For businesses in Albany and throughout New York, Progent provides a variety of budget-friendly Exchange Server design and maintenance services to make sure that your organization's email solution delivers:
Data security and compliance
Rules-based virus and spam defense and content filtering
Easy connectivity for telecommuters and mobile users
Time-saving administration mechanisms
Universal inboxes with voice messaging, IM, Presence, and video conferencing services
Dependable and high-speed backup and recovery
Tight coordination of on-premises and cloud networks
Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server design and troubleshooting specialists can help your company to prepare for and implement efficient upgrades from outdated messaging environments to a current Exchange platform. Progent's 64-bit upgrade experts can help your company to assess the business benefits and costs of moving to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft Exchange Server and can help you to create and carry out an efficient upgrade strategy to a 64-bit release of Exchange Server. Progent's Power BI integration experts can help you utilize data from Exchange files to create modern visualizations to incorporate into interactive Power BI analytical reports and dashboards. Progent can also help you to expand your Microsoft Exchange-based messaging solution with the latest smartphones and tablets by offering wireless integration services such as iPhone integration and management and Google Android phone integration.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable seamless hybrid environments that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange deployments. This permits you to have some Exchange mailboxes hosted on your physical datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consultants can help you with any facet of planning, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365/Exchange network. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide as-needed expertise to help you resolve challenging technical bottlenecks and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange solution is completed on schedule and on budget. For details about Progent's consulting expertise for hybrid Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, visit Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
MS Exchange 2019 Server Deployment Services
Progent can assist your organization in any facet of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2019 such as configuring Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; designing high availability architecture for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; planning and implementing Hyper-V virtualization; configuring hardware load balancing (HLB); building Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB solid-state caching; setting up Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating firewalls; integration with O365; and setting up Outlook. For details, visit Progent's MS Exchange 2019 Server planning and configuration services.
Exchange 2016 Integration
MS Exchange 2016's consolidated architecture allows simplified deployment and expansion, more efficient use of equipment, and lower administration cost. Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 also offers tighter integration with Office 365, support for Windows Server 2016, faster throughput, enhanced data loss protection (DLP), and more rapid recoverability, feature-rich support for iOS and Android smart phones and tablets, comprehensive web-based administration, and a more functional web client. Learn more details about Progent's Exchange 2016 support services.
Exchange 2013 Server Deployment
Exchange Server 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the functionality of Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful new features plus a redesigned architecture. These improvements favorably impact key IT areas such as ease of administration, availability, compliance, operational costs, teamwork, scalability, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can assist your organization to evaluate the potential business benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange 2013, create a cost-effective validation and rollout strategy, and educate your IT staff to maintain your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent can also provide ongoing remote consulting and support and management services for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Read more details concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2013 Server support services.
Exchange 2010 introduced game-changing technology for fault-tolerant, protected, integrated communications. In comparison to Exchange 2007 or Exchange 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server is less expensive to deploy and support, easier to administer and scale, richer in features, higher performance, less prone to hardware breakdown, more complete in its support for mobile workers, and better able to safeguard sensitive information and resist malicious assaults. Read more details concerning Progent's Exchange Server 2010 support services.
Microsoft Exchange 2007 Consultants
MS Exchange 2007 is engineered to address the challenges of protection, ubiquitous connectivity, efficiency, and reliability. Exchange Server 2007 provides built-in resilience that delivers world-class availability to keep your email system up and running, combat spam and malicious email, and enable your company to be compliant with government and industry standards. Learn more details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 consulting.
MS Exchange 2003 Consulting
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 offers a dependable, scalable, and manageable infrastructure with round-the-clock email and collaboration plus reasonable cost of ownership. Exchange Server 2003 continues to be widely used due to the fact that it enables a broad selection of collaborative activities, including scheduling capabilities, discussion groups, and team folders, and in addition provides sharing of information across geographic, organizational, and protocol borders with functions such as Instant Messaging, low latency data, and multimedia support. Despite the fact that Microsoft no longer provides support for this older platform, Microsoft Exchange 2003 remains among the most widely used versions of the Exchange family. Progent can help you to support your current Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 solution or migrate to the latest version of Exchange Server. Learn additional details concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2003 Server consulting.
Exchange 2000 Server Help
Unlike Microsoft Exchange 5.5, which uses its own directory, Exchange Server 2000 utilizes Microsoft Active Directory, providing a simplified administration and security architecture. Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 still has a large installed base despite the fact that Microsoft has terminated support for this venerable platform. Progent's veteran email professionals offer a decade of background working with Microsoft Exchange 2K and can help your business to maintain your current Exchange Server 2000 installation or show you the economic benefits of more recent versions of Microsoft Exchange and help you to upgrade affordably to a newer incarnation of the industry's most popular email technology. Read additional details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2K support.
Hosting and Management Support for MS Exchange Server
Progent's Hosting and Management Services for MS Exchange Server offer small and midsize organizations with limited IT budgets and little spare executive bandwidth a low risk, economical, and hassle-free option for running Microsoft Exchange by delivering the reliability of a state-of-the-art data center as well as the expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified team of support professionals. Read additional information concerning how Progent's Hosting and Management Services for Exchange Server can reduce IT expenses and management stress and improve email fault tolerance, protection, and disaster recovery.
Exchange Server 2016 Migration Consulting
Progent's consultants can help you with any and all phases of your Exchange 2016 upgrade such as coexistence, piloting, moving mailboxes, decommissioning and management/end user training. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can help you to assess the business advantages of deploying MS Exchange 2016 Server, plan and implement a smooth migration, and provide as-needed troubleshooting. Progent can help you to build an Exchange Server 2016 environment hosted on local and/or cloud datacenters. Find out more details about how Progent's MS Exchange Server 2016 migration planning and support expertise can assist you to upgrade non-disruptively from your legacy Exchange environment to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.
MS Exchange 2013 Server Migration Support
Exchange Server 2013 includes significant enhancements its predecessor Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server and offers new features as well as a streamlined design. Progent can assist you to upgrade to MS Exchange 2013 Server while retaining as much as possible of your existing resources. Progent's experts can also assist you to configure Exchange 2013 Server with Lync 2013, SharePoint, and Office desktop or Office 365 for advanced collaboration and eSearch capabilities. Find out how Progent's MS Exchange 2013 Server migration support services can ensure that you migrate smoothly to Exchange 2013 Server for on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid deployments.
Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server Migration Expertise
Progent can provide expert support for every step of your Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 upgrade with services that include end-to-end project management, site analysis, project design and documentation, specification of all new software licenses and hardware needed, suggested sourcing, pilot testing at client location or at Progent's test facility, managing temporary coexistence of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007, deployment the production system, deactivating the previous servers, and training for customer's support group and users. Find out more about how Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2010 Migration Consulting Services can assist your organization to move affordably and productively from your older Exchange Server system to Exchange Server 2010
Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection plus Email Content Filtering and Email Encryption ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering, data leakage prevention and email encryption platform that incorporates the services and infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Content Filtering and Data Loss Protection.
Upgrade Consulting for Microsoft Skype for Business
Progent's Skype for Business consultants can provide online and onsite expertise for organizations of all sizes to evaluate the benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Skype for Business from any release of Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to design a local, cloud or hybrid deployment; integrate Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office; configure high-availability mechanisms; connect Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and integrate third-party collaboration platforms like Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified data security consultants can assist you design and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that is compliant with regulatory requirements.
Contact Progent for Microsoft Exchange Expertise
If your New York business is looking for an Exchange technology consulting specialist, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management outsourcing offers comprehensive hosting of a small organization's production servers in a solution that delivers the maximum degree of dependability and expandability and is in addition easy to migrate to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based upon proven virtualization architectures that enable small and midsize companies with mixed- platform environments to save dramatically on the costs of capital investments, infrastructure support, and IT administration while achieving enterprise-class reliability and an unprecedented degree of vendor flexibility.
Progentís Technical Response Center (TRC) offers nationwide extended hours remote assistance for networks based on Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support experts offer after-hours telephone support and online direct network connection to troubleshoot and repair technical problems rapidly and economically. The breadth of technical experience represented by Progent's staff of nationwide service engineers allows Progent to escalate even the most difficult problems to appropriate experts as needed. For critical issues, the TRC tries to answer your call for support in less than one hour.
Progent can help your business to configure Cisco wireless LAN controllers to manage Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can assist you to maintain and debug your existing Cisco Wi-Fi solution or implement a smooth migration to Cisco's modern wireless controller products. Progent offers expertise for both physical and software-based Wi-Fi controllers and can help you to determine which type makes sense for your wireless environment. For 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless controller appliances, Progent offers Cisco 3504 wireless controller support, Cisco 5520 wireless controller support, and Cisco 8540 wireless controller expertise.
Progentís private cloud hosting allows small and midsize organizations to run mission-critical applications such as SQL and Exchange Server from a hardened Tier III data center on fully redundant equipment with geographically separate data backup. Progent uses Microsoft's Hyper-V platform for server virtualization and Microsoft Data Protection Manager for automatic backup replication and restoration. Smaller organizations can take advantage of Progentís private cloud to eliminate large capital costs for the acquisition, maintenance, and management of computer hardware and data center facilities while benefiting world-class levels of system availability and physical security.
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), previously branded CallManager, operates as the core of Cisco's communications and collaboration solution. CUCM and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express provide a location-independent IP-PBX by integrating tightly with unified messaging apps like Unified CM IM and Presence Service with Jabber support, Cisco Unity Connection for voicemail management, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (UCCE) for creating a highly automated customer contact solution. Progent's Cisco-certified network consultants can deliver efficient and affordable online and on-premises support to assist businesses of any size to build and maintain Unified CM ecosystems by providing Cisco Unified Communications Manager configuration and technical support consulting services that add maximum productivity. Progent's consultants can assist with any aspect of Unified CM setup and debugging in areas such as integrating VoIP phones and Video phones, designing dial plans, configuring SIP trunking and PSTN support, installing ISR G2 routers with CUBE VoIP networking support, designing Cisco UCS server clustering systems for high availability, capacity planning, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server.
Progent can help your company to plan and implement an efficient transition from a UNIX-based IT system to a network powered by Microsoft Windows and capable of running Microsoft's popular office productivity software, commercial applications, and software development platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco consultants and application specialists can show you how to guard your information and reduce productivity discontinuity by developing an effective transition plan that preserves your current investments in UNIX application and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting expertise offered by Progent include analysis of existing environment, transition strategy and testing, MS Exchange migration support, data and application porting, and server and storage transition and economization.
Progent practices information transfer from Progent's consultants to clients. By educating clients to resolve technical issues that are within their comfort zone, Progent can focus on offering hard-to-find services where Progent faces few competitors. Mid-size businesses who utilize trusted independent consultants or who employ internal IT personnel benefit when Progent passes on information about new technology and proven processes to make their networks more robust, protected, and efficient.
In addition to providing access to Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) specialists, Progent can provide experts in Dynamics AX, Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics SL, Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System, Macola ERP, MAS 90 by Sage Software, and QuickBooks Pro. Progent can provide programming, troubleshooting, management help, upgrade assistance, and one-on-one or group online training classes tailored to meet your particular requirements. Progent's experts also can show you how to integrate and support a secure, reliable server and communications infrastructure to run your ERP, MRP and accounting applications.
Progent has over a decade of background configuring, and supporting the key components included with System Center and can help your organization to plan, install, manage, and repair your Microsoft System Center ecosystem to optimize the availability and responsiveness of your critical IT resources across a mix of Windows and Linux/Unix operating systems and local and Cloud-based datacenters. Progent's consultants can assist you to migrate to the latest edition of System Center from a previous one or from a third-party datacenter management platform to deliver the advantages of best-in-class provisioning, management automation, security, plus datacenter and critical application availability and performance monitoring.
Progentís Microsoft consultants provide small and mid-size businesses enterprise-class consulting services for Systems Management Server 2003 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft's standard tools for update and deployment management. Configuration Manager 2007 is Microsoft's new name for the update management platform previously called SMS Server. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 provides a variety of new features to Microsoft Systems Management Server including full automation, built-in Windows Vista Windows Server 2008 support, quarantine support, and device driver management. Progentís certified consulting professionals can show you how to use Systems Management Server or Configuration Manager 2007 effectively for automated operating system and application software installation, security patch control, software tracking, and software license reconciliation. Progent's consultants can also help your company to move efficiently from Systems Management Server 2003 to System Center Configuration Manager 2007.
Even if your business has a minimal network services staff and a modest technology budget, your information system can still have the same high reliability and performance that once required a substantial internal support group. Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services for small businesses combine the experience of skilled Microsoft-certified and Cisco-premier network professionals, the most recent network management software for proactive monitoring and alerts, and economical support programs such as a help desk service to keep your mission-critical network applications and hardware up and running.
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Progent's Office Word and Office 365 Word consultants offer a broad range of economical remote consulting services to help you to manage and troubleshoot your existing Microsoft Word environment or help you to upgrade to a current release of Office Word. Services offered by Progent's Word experts include VBA software development, isolating and resolving compatibility problems between various versions of Word, interfacing Word with other Microsoft Office applications like Office Excel and Outlook or with 3rd-party platforms and plug-ins,network enhancements for dependable. reliable cloud access, security support, smart phone integration, and online training classes tailored for your special requirements.
The complexity and integration demands of Microsoft Windows Servers calls for an IT consulting team with hands-on expertise and in-depth familiarity with planning and integrating seamless, comprehensive network technology systems. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants, which averages more than 10 years working with Microsoft technology, assures you success configuring Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to align optimally with your business objectives. Progentís IT support can help you with planning, installing, administering, and troubleshooting Windows Server systems that increase the productivity of your IT network. Progentís consultants can help you with Microsoft Windows 2008 Server, Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, or Windows NT Server plus Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and other desktop clients.
Progent's certified IT consultants offer Windows Server 2016 migration consulting services to assist organizations of any size to design and carry out an efficient upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 based on an on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can assist your company to evaluate the business value of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any aspect of planning, configuring, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 solution. Progent can help you to take advantage of the many innovative high-availability and security capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 such as Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus workgroup and multi-domain clusters.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop pilot systems and rollout strategies, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, train your IT management team, develop an enterprise-wide security plan, automate network management, help with creating applications, and generate and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent can show you how to plan, deploy, manage, monitor, and troubleshoot a viable Wireless LAN architecture, recommend appropriate hardware and software, and integrate access points, wireless bridges, antennas, wireless controllers, and various wireless accessories. Progent can also show you how to build a complete 802.11x network security plan that is well integrated with the security strategy for your overall business network.
Progent offers cost-effective online and on-premises support to help businesses of any size to migrate any portion of their core IT infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save management hassle and equipment expense and enable access to Google's state-of-the-art AI and machine learning tools. Progent can assist your IT team with every phase of Google Cloud Platform integration including needs analysis, preparedness assessment, architectural design and review, pilot testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance tuning, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security strategies.
E-Mail Guard is a complete solution for defending against spam and viruses. E-Mail Guard addresses the security and administration of corporate email by offering constantly updated spam and virus blocking, policy management, content filtering, and defense against email-based DHA and DDoS attacks. E-Mail Guard also includes tracking, management and reporting tools as well as outgoing email testing to help you fix your email environment and specify and regulate company email policy.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 2000 Server consultants can provide computer help and information technology consulting services for the entire family of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers, Windows Server 2000, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server. Progent's Microsoft Windows Server 2000 integration, update, and troubleshooting services include network design, deployment, documentation, on-site and remote support, Call Center outsourcing, professional security consulting, turn-key outsourcing, and economical co-sourcing.
Progentís colocation center support services are intended for companies with equipment housed at IDCs or data center colocation hosting sites and in need of timely on-premises service at the collocation facility as well as remote support from Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts. Progent provides a complete range of Internet Data Centers and data center and colocation consulting services such as system topology analysis, Windows and UNIX server integration and maintenance, tech support for server and telecommunications networking, development and deployment of zero-downtime systems, defining and implementing layered security structures, firewall configuration and troubleshooting, configuring load balancing solutions, and creating high-availability server clustering systems.
Progent can assist your business in all phases of your upgrade to Exchange 2016 including designing HA infrastructure for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; server and CAL licensing compliance for Exchange Server and Windows Server 2012 R2+; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization design; determining storage capacity required for your VMs, databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing (HLB) for fault-tolerant CAS services; planning, configuring and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.
Progent's UNIX family consulting experts offer small companies and software developers support for managing and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that run with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent offers your organization contact with UNIX consultants, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISA certification. This broad range of experience offers you an easy single source to help you build and maintain a secure and robust mixed-platform network and communications infrastructure that allows UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by integrating MS Windows with major variants of UNIX such as Apple Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or leading Linux derivatives such as RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu, PCLOS, fedora, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake/Mandriva, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help your business plan the deployment of Juniper SSG integrated firewall/VPN products, configure security policies to match your operational requirements, set up network OS software to streamline management processes, migrate from legacy Juniper products, and troubleshoot infrastructure issues.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants can assist you to plan, configure, manage and troubleshoot Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for deployments ranging from a small office to a large campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist clients to incorporate other Cisco devices for unified management.
Progent's certified SharePoint 2019 and SharePoint Online consultants can provide economical remote and on-premises expertise, software development, and troubleshooting services for businesses of any size who intend to upgrade to SharePoint Server 2019 or SharePoint Online from earlier releases of SharePoint. Progent can help customers design and execute a cost-effective upgrade to SharePoint 2019 on premises, SharePoint Online, or a hybrid environment that combines onsite and cloud components into a seamless intranet system.
Configuration Manager 2016 automates software provisioning and updating, streamlines compliance settings control, keeps track of network resources, protects against company data leakage, provides health monitoring, allows secure end-user self service, and delivers a single point of control for administering multi-operating system networks running on-prem, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified SCCM 2016 consultants and Azure cloud integration experts can help your organization with any facet of planning, implementing, using and troubleshooting a System Center 2016 Configuration Manager deployment for on-premises, cloud, or hybrid networks.
If your business computer system combines Solaris platforms with MS Windows, Progent can show you how to incorporate your computers into a unified environment that permits all your operating systems to coexist for simple administration, transparent information exchange, high availability, superior performance, and strong security. Progent's Sun Solaris and MS Windows integration assistance services feature IT infrastructure configuration and service, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), online network monitoring and administration, online network support and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Help Desk Call Center support.