Immediate Remote Technical Support for Alpharetta Networks
Immediate Online Consulting for Alpharetta SystemsFor companies located in Alpharetta or anywhere in the state of Georgia, Progent offers online support for networks based on any combination of Microsoft, Cisco, macOS and OS , or Linux/UNIX platforms. Progent's Microsoft Premier professionals have delivered remote support to companies in all 50 states in the United States. (Check out testimonials from Progent's customers.) In addition, Progent offers the consultation services of Cisco CCIE engineers to handle complex networking issues, plus the services of CISSP-certified cybersecurity consultants to handle high-level security design and troubleshooting jobs.

Progent's remote support engineers offer excellent value because they have the real-world background and have access to the advanced technology required to solve the majority of network problems rapidly. Efficient support reduces direct expenses because service calls use up minimal billable minutes. Remote support also eliminates the cost of dispatching an engineer to your location. Your organization benefits even more with indirect expenses by reducing or avoiding network outages and related losses due to business disruption, upset clients, idle workers, and de-focused management. Progent's extensive remote consulting know-how is especially important in environments that rely on public clouds for vital infrastructure or applications like Microsoft Azure, Exchange Online, Amazon AWA, Google Cloud Platform, or where on-premises support may not be an alternative.

Progent's billing policy for online help is structured to leverage your IT service investment. Progent charges on a per-minute basis for phone consulting, so you are billed only for the services that you receive. In contrast to many online service firms, Progent imposes no service activation fee or minimum fees. Progent's one-minute billing unit and clean policy for pricing avoid scenarios where quick solutions manage to turn into major invoices. Progent's penchant for dealing with problems quickly means your business saves cash.

Progent's Online Consulting and Technical Support Expertise
Over the years, Progent has fine tuned a collection of customized technologies and field-tested processes which ensure the maximum level of effectiveness for remote consulting and troubleshooting for computer systems of any size. Progent provides safe VPN support for gateways from a variety of popular sources such as Microsoft, Cisco, SonicWall and WatchGuard. Protected VPN technology permits the staff of Progent's Technical Response Center to interface to your company's system remotely without violating network security.

Progent's advanced technical support database system maintains comprehensive documentation of the support that Progent's clients have received. Progent's staff consultants have the benefit of the history of all help rendered to every customer by every engineer. This archive of anomalies and responses is stored as a quickly exploitable support database that allows Progent's remote support engineers to share their experiences company-wide to ensure that the effectiveness of Progent's technical support improves daily. Progent's high-level certifications and close relationships with key industry leaders including Cisco and Microsoft make available additional extensive technical knowledge bases and allow fast response from manufacturers' internal support staff so Progent's remote consulting specialists are able to arrive at the most efficient resolutions in the least time.

Online services offered by Progent to clients in Alpharetta and throughout the state of Georgia include:

Progent's ProSight Flat-rate Managed IT Services for Small and Mid-size Businesses
Progent offers a family of affordable, flat-rate services designed to enable small and mid-size organizations to benefit from the same best-of-breed technology deployed by some of the industry's top corporations. Progent's ProSight series of network monitoring and management services covers all key areas of modern networking such as email protection, threat defense based on machine leaning, cloud-based backup and disaster recovery, network infrastructure monitoring and management, virtual server cloud hosting, and IT asset documentation management. ProSight managed services include:

  • ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
    Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Endpoint Protection and Exchange Filtering
    ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to restore your critical data. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Management
    ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized organizations to map, track, enhance and troubleshoot their connectivity hardware like routers, firewalls, and load balancers plus servers, endpoints and other networked devices. Using cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology maps are always current, copies and displays the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, monitors performance, and sends notices when problems are detected. By automating time-consuming management activities, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks such as network mapping, reconfiguring your network, locating devices that need important updates, or identifying the cause of performance bottlenecks. Learn more about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure monitoring and management consulting.

  • ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Remote Monitoring
    ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop monitoring service that incorporates advanced remote monitoring and management techniques to keep your network operating at peak levels by checking the health of vital assets that power your information system. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alert is sent immediately to your specified IT management staff and your assigned Progent consultant so that all potential problems can be addressed before they have a chance to impact productivity Find out more about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop monitoring services.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
    With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management Services
    Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect data related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time spent trying to find critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size organizations to obtain an objective assessment of the health of their IT system. Based on some of the leading remote monitoring and management platforms in the industry, and supervised by Progent's certified group of IT professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how closely the deployment of your essential infrastructure assets adhere to leading practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a low, one-time cost and provide instant ROI like a more manageable Active Directory environment. Both versions also come with one year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with information security regulations, more efficient utilization of IT assets, faster problem resolution, more reliable backup and restore, and higher availability. Read more information about ProSight Network Audits IT infrastructure review.

Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report is an affordable service centered on a brief discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is designed to help assess your organization's ability to stop or recover rapidly following an attack by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Hermes. Progent will consult with you personally to collect information about your existing antivirus tools and backup/recovery system, and Progent will then produce a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report document describing how you can apply best practices to deploy an efficient AV and backup/recovery system that meets your business requirements. For more information, see Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service.

Additional Consulting Programs Available from Progent
Progent offers the services of world-class online consulting experts for contract IT projects. Progent's rates for longer-term consulting projects are set according to the level of expertise of the engineers involved. Progent's background in these special areas of information technology enables clients to complete major projects economically and on schedule. Progent's project-based remote consulting services include:

  • Help Desk Services
    Progent's Call Center support programs for companies with networks based on Microsoft Windows, Cisco, Apple macOS and OS X, UNIX, or Linux platforms include comprehensive Call Center services, shared Helpdesk support services, and Helpdesk operations consulting. Progent's Standard Help Desk Services provide small businesses an end-to-end service desk solution that manages all facets of online Level 1 desktop technical support from service requests through trouble ticket generation, remote desktop control, progress tracking, problem solving, and reporting. Progent offers service desk support at a significant discount off Progent's regular desktop support rates, and Progent can provide the option of rapid as-needed escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to resolve challenging issues.

    Progentís shared Help Desk services allow your business to share responsibilities for Help Desk services seamlessly between your in-house IT staff and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned desktop support technicians and matter experts (SMEs). Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service is a collaborative service desk solution based on the leading professional services automation tool for managing end-user service requests, ticketing, responsibility, status tracking, and reporting.

    Progent's Call Center team of experienced network experts provides your workers in Alpharetta or anywhere in the state of Georgia instant access to a reliable network service group with substantial experience providing phone consulting and online troubleshooting for networks based on Microsoft Windows, Cisco, Apple macOS and OS X, UNIX, or Linux components. Progent's mission is to earn the Help Desk recognition as a solid driver of company success, and Progent's aim is to solve rather than just record network issues.

  • Business Applications Services: Education, Custom Programming, and Troubleshooting
    Progent's Applications Experts staff can supply online advanced consulting support and education in specific application fields including ERP, MRP, customizing accounting packages, and Customer Relationship Management. Progent also can provide expertise, custom programming, and education for familiar Microsoft applications such as Microsoft CRM, MS Office Project, Office 365 Word, and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. To find out more information about Progent's expertise, custom programming, and training services, go to Progent's Applications Experts Services.

  • Unified and Streamlined Administration of Hybrid Cloud Environments
    Microsoft System Center 2016 unifies and automates the management of hybrid cloud networks by offering comprehensive support for Windows Server 2016 servers, Windows 10 clients; cohesive management of multi-OS environments that incorporate various Linux distributions, Hyper-V and VMware vSphere; and better public and private cloud support such as tighter integration with Intune for iPhone and Google Android smartphone administration plus native integration with Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-based analytics. Progent's System Center 2016 consultants can provide advanced remote and onsite expertise for all elements of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager, Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager, Data Protection Manager (SCDPM), Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help you to plan and configure a new implementation of System Center 2016, extend or optimize your current one, migrate smoothly from an earlier version of System Center, or troubleshoot your System Center environment.

  • Remote IT Infrastructure Monitoring Support
    Progent offers organizations in Alpharetta, or anywhere in the state of Georgia, remote IT infrastructure monitoring and reporting by providing System Center Operations Manager consulting services and Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager support. Progent can configure SCOM for your business so your network maintenance is proactive and automated. By spotting potential trouble spots before they result in network outages, system monitoring can avoid stressful and costly service breakdowns. Progent can also assist with network monitoring tools such as Nagios and MRTG to diagnose UNIX/Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X environments, Microsoft Windows environments, or environments based on a combination of OS platforms.
How Your Alpharetta Business Can Contact Progent's Remote Service Experts
To get in touch with Progent about urgent remote expertise with Microsoft Windows, macOS and OS X, or Linux/UNIX computer systems, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Help, telephone 1-800-993-9400, or refer to Contact Progent. For offices and new ventures in Alpharetta or anywhere in the state of Georgia, Progent's online network support engineers are ready to provide expert and affordable IT help whenever your company has to have it. More than a decade of providing online tech support has led to Microsoft Partner certification for Progent's team of engineers and has allowed Progent to develop world-class troubleshooting skills and to refine online access technology to repair IT problems rapidly while avoiding the expense and lost productivity that comes with on-site support visits.

Even if your Alpharetta office has a regular independent support technician or employs an in-house organization that know how to deal with day-to-day computer issues, Progentís Microsoft certified consultants can still provide an easy and seamless virtual extension of your local resources for situations when your regular service personnel either lack the bandwidth or the knowledge to resolve unexpected system crises or particularly challenging integration problems.

Details of Progent's Online Computer Services for Alpharetta
Progent's phone support, Internet-based troubleshooting, network security consulting, and system administration services offer businesses in Alpharetta or throughout the state of Georgia unparalleled leverage for your support budget. Whether you require one-time phone support and remote troubleshooting or full-time Help Desk support and network management, Progent's experts can provide your office world class IT support while allowing you to avoid the cost and administration overhead of running a large in-house IT organization. Key features of Progent's National Remote Support services include:

What Makes Progent Different from Other Support Organizations?
Progent is a Microsoft Partner support company and Progent's head count, range of technical expertise, refined support tools, and understanding of enterprise networking allow offices to escape the pitfalls of excessive dependence on smaller consulting firms, individual freelance consultants, or limited internal IT help.

Progent stands out by providing:

  • Proven Methodology
    Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts average more than a decade of hands-on industry experience, in the trenches of network support, executing a broad variety of IT tasks for an extensive array of customers. Each Progent consultant shares a refined set of personal best practices which are incorporated into company-wide leading practices standards that Progent teaches its consulting team. This means that you get not only world-class IT capability, but also a consultant with proven approaches for using computer knowledge to solve actual IT problems efficiently.

  • Value Pricing
    Progent's pricing policy is to bill for online support and in-person visits per minute. Consequently, you are charged just for delivered support. Progent does not impose a higher rate for off-hours or emergency support, and inside California or in regions where Progent provides in-person service, Progent does not bill for travel time except for urgent support where on-site work is less than 4 hours. In addition, Progent applies no minimum fee and requires no monthly commitment for support services provided during normal working hours. Many support organizations impose large minimum fees or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity eliminates big invoices for quick repairs so you won't be tempted to permit less critical problems to fester.

  • Full Documentation of Delivered Services
    Progent has developed a comprehensive support reporting system that stores and formats complete documentation for all billed services. Unlike some freelance consultants or local support firms who offer scant documentation or specifics of tasks done, every service provided by Progent is accompanied by full documentation. Every Progent consultant has access to the service documentation sent by each staff member to every client. The practice of documenting and archiving support activity results in more effective service and avoids a slew of typical problems such as when a support client is effectively held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of vital service information.

  • Automated Server Monitoring with Microsoft System Center Operations Manager
    Progent is one of the few support companies to offer round-the-clock network tracking services based on Microsoft System Center Operations Manager. Microsoft System Center Operations Manager allows your network maintenance to be anticipatory instead of reactive. By anticipating possible issues before they cause downtime, system monitoring can keep your information network from stressful and expensive service disruptions.
How Does Our Company Begin Receiving Remote Network Help from Progent?
To initiate Progent's online help services or to find out more about Progent's online support programs, call Progent at 1-866-PROGENT (866-776-4368) or go to Contact Progent. If you have an urgent need for network help, visit Immediate Online Support.