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Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful network integration, executive management, sales, and operations. He has shown a knack for creating sophisticated information technology solutions during his time as as a network designer, software developer, project manager, deployment expert, and troubleshooter for small companies, start-ups, and global corporations.
Progent's ProSight family of managed IT services are geared to offer organizations who maintain small in-house IT administration and support teams with affordable help from enterprise-class management tools and technical experts. Benefits of Progent's ProSight catalog of managed services include predictable IT maintenance expenses, smart automation of routine management tasks, ongoing adoption of new technology, graceful migration from older technology to modern solutions, improved alignment of information technology with business objectives, access to seasoned IT consultants, and freeing up management to focus on business instead of ever-changing network technology.
Remote continuous monitoring, proactive alerts, and periodic reports are crucial to maintaining the health of your network and eliminating preventable and expensive downtime. Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology has progressed so far that companies of any size can afford a level of protection that was previously limited to enterprises. Progent can provide several RMM solutions available as economical service packages created to help you to identify and fix a an array of network issues before they can disrupt your business.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have extensive backgrounds developing corporate security designs for information systems with multiple sites, mobile workers, and mission-critical web-based applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall engineer can help your small company design and implement an installation of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that supports your IT protection requirements without limiting your productivity.
Progent's seasoned group of network consultants and subject matter experts have years of background delivering remote and onsite assistance for businesses of any size who want to integrate Android phones into their information systems so that users can be productive from virtually anywhere. Progent offers the range of know-how to solve network problems that span multiple vendors and that represent a combination of older and current technology. Progent offers cost-effective online consulting to assist you with any stage of designing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting your BYOD solution. Progent can provide occasional support to help you to handle especially challenging technical issues, or Progent can provide outsourced or co-sourced project management support to help you complete major IT initiatives on schedule and within budget. Progent can help with on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid networks and offers expertise with all major operating systems, apps, management tools and network infrastructure. Progent also can provide customized group or one-on-one training sessions to show you how to manage and operate Android phones to maximize their business value.
Progent's certified engineers offers offsite and onsite consulting expertise to assist your company to manage, maintain, and repair computers based on Microsoft Windows 7 and also offers help with upgrading to Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 from Windows 7. Progent offers expertise with management automation, network security, disaster recovery, remote access, mobile device management, wireless configuration, and remote network monitoring and alerts.
Progent's Data Center consultants can help you identify high availability data centers that match the particular requirements of your business. High availability off-site data centers are particularly appealing to small companies due to of their low cost and simplified logistics compared to pursuing a do-it-yourself approach. Trying to design an on-site data center with even a minimum level of fault tolerance is too expensive for the majority of small businesses. Progent can show you how to reap all the advantages of high availability data centers and fault tolerant colo sites by providing a complete array of engineering and support services.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless network experts offer online or on-premises configuration and debugging support to assist your organization to design, configure, update, tune, administer and troubleshoot Aironet wireless AP environments of any scale or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also help you to integrate your Wi-Fi environment with your wired network and cloud-based resources to create a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity foundation that is easy to manage and scale. Progent also offers affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to decide the most appropriate selection, location and configuration of Aironet wireless access points to accommodate your unique workplace layout, construction, and anticipated network traffic.
Progent's Wireless Consulting Services provide a convenient, economical option for businesses of any size to integrate, manage and troubleshoot the latest wireless network technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi environments, Progent can help you design and install appliances like Cisco's Aironet and Meraki access points and wireless network controllers. For wireless messaging and online applications, Progent supports Apple iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Android smartphones, and Windows phones and tablets.
Small to mid-sized businesses can now get all the benefits of Microsoft Operations Manager and also have fast access to Progent's Microsoft certified network support experts. With Progent's economically priced network service programs, mid-size businesses can select a simple co-sourcing service program built around Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive 24x7 outsourcing solution. Progent offers expertise in System Center Operations Manager to provide small business networks world-class availability, security and performance.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create pilot environments and rollout strategies, optimize your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and partial-cloud datacenters, educate your IT management team, create an enterprise-wide security strategy, streamline IT management, assist with creating applications, and build and test a DR/BC plan.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based 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 decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Small to mid-sized companies can now enjoy all the benefits of Operations Manager 2007 and also have quick access to Progent's Microsoft certified IT support experts. With Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, mid-size organizations can select a basic co-sourcing service program based on Microsoft System Center Operations Manager with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online troubleshooting or a complete 24x7 outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in System Center Operations Manager to offer small and midsize company information systems enterprise-class reliability, protection and performance.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SharePoint consultants offer affordable remote and on-premises expertise, software development, and debugging support for organizations of any size who want to migrate to SharePoint Server 2016 or SharePoint Online from prior releases of SharePoint.
If your company is producing UNIX or Linux applications in an environment that includes Microsoft Windows-based processors, desktops, and office applications, Progent can provide comprehensive IT outsourcing that frees you to focus on your field of high-value expertise without the continual hassle of maintaining your business network. Through the use of smart server monitoring and by delivering remote and on-site assistance as your company needs it, Progent represents an affordable way for managing an IT network that features excellent reliability, protection, and efficiency. Progent's UNIX/Linux developer support services include full-service it outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, online and in-person support and repair, 24x7 monitoring services, and Helpdesk services.
Progent delivers the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Premier IT consulting experts to show customers economical ways to help organizations maximize the benefits of Microsoft and Cisco products. For environments that range from remote offices to nationwide corporations, Progent's expert engineers can assist you to improve your network's e-mail architecture, security, reliability, performance, and network administration.
Progent's data protection experts can assist your company to design, deploy and troubleshoot a backup plan built around MSP360 software. MSP360 enables file/folder or image backup/recovery for VMs and physical computers, supports all popular public clouds, and allows businesses to build a backup ecosystem with a low Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and a defined Recovery Point Objective. With ProSight DPS 360 Backup, Progent can provide end-to-end monitoring and management of your backup system to prevent data loss resulting from user miscues, computer glitches, malicious insiders, and external assaults like ransomware.
Altaro VM Backup from Hornetsecurity provides small businesses a dependable and affordable platform for backing up and recovering Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines (VMs). Altaro VM Backup can be used for on-premises, remote, multi-site, and cloud-hosted architectures and also supports low-cost cloud backup to Azure storage. Altaro VM Backup protects against ransomware via Immutable Cloud Storage. This produces tamper-proof data that cannot be erased or modified by anyone including administrators or root users. Progent is a certified Hornetsecurity/Altaro partner and can provide a broad array of online or on-premises services to assist you to plan, install, manage and debug a comprehensive backup/restore solution powered by Altaro VM Backup software. With ProSight Data Protection Services Altaro VM Backup, Progent offers a managed backup/restore service based on Altaro VM Backup software.
In performing consulting projects for enterprise customers, Progent uses a structured methodology based on defined milestones in order to achieve financial, timing and technical goals while minimizing productivity disruption. Progent's Enterprise Services Methodology follows industry project management procedures based on the best practices described by the Microsoft Solutions Framework Project methodology which specifies requirements definition, design proposals, test models, design tuning, and professional implementation. All facets are documented to make available a comprehensive summary of technical services delivered and to assist in ongoing network support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 11 experts can provide an array of services for Windows 11 such as cloud solutions, mobile management and synchronization, telecommuter access, security and compliance, streamlined provisioning, and Help Desk Call Center support services.
Progent can provide expert remote consulting to help businesses connect their IT infrastructure with popular public clouds including Azure and Amazon Web Services. Progent can help your IT team to design and administer cost-effective ecosystems that support Windows and Linux systems and applications in both cloud-based systems or in hybrid network models that utilize local resources as well as public clouds. To assist you to incorporate public cloud services with physical datacenters, Progent offers a range of cloud integration support services that include Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud planning and deployment consulting, Amazon AWS cloud integration support, and Amazon Web Marketing Service (WMS) programming and troubleshooting. Progent has over two decades of background providing high-level consulting support online, and Progent can help you successfully carry out your cloud migration projects quickly and within your budget.
Dynamics GP allows you to grow and control your company better by offering deep access to decision-driving information and a fast return on investment. Dynamics GP/Great Plains confers important business benefits such as its ability to expand the presence of your organization, manage your financials, computerize financial processes, unify processes throughout your company, improve inventory control, increase order accuracy, expand sales and minimize lead-time, and maximize cash flow. Progent can show you how to set up and manage a robust, safe server and communications infrastructure to support Great Plains, and can offer expert Dynamics GP/Great Plains consultants to help you reap the full benefits of your Dynamics GP/Great Plains software.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 builds on the proven security technologies of ISA Server and offers a centrally administered Internet gateway that delivers a single-server platform for a variety of security features such as an multi-layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, IPS, reputation services, VPN management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting capabilities, permits custom reports powered by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual server to cut expenses and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to design and carry out pilot and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway with Windows Server 2008, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; set up Forefront Threat Management Gateway to operate on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to upgrade smoothly to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent is committed to knowledge transfer from Progent's consultants to customers. By educating clients to handle problems that are within their scope, Progent can focus on offering hard-to-find services where Progent has little competition. Small companies who utilize familiar independent consultants or who employ internal support staffs benefit when Progent passes on knowledge about new technology and tested processes to make their networks more reliable, protected, and productive.
For businesses with a mix of Apple Mac and Microsoft Windows desktops, there are two popular alternatives for running Microsoft Windows-dependent software on a Mac: remote access to an actual Windows PC or local simulation of a Microsoft Windows environment on a computer. Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection Client for Mac allows you to connect a Mac to a remote Windows-based PC to run Windows applications and access network resources. Microsoft's Virtual PC for Mac simulates Microsoft Windows on an Apple Mac computer so you are able to run Windows applications locally. Progent's Mac technology consultants can help your organization to manage these solutions for running Microsoft Windows software on your Apple Macs and can also help your organization to assess and configure third-party solutions for Microsoft Windows PC emulation.
Progent can assist you to plan and manage hybrid ecosystems that support Windows and Linux operating systems and apps in either cloud-only solutions or in hybrid architectures that combine on-premises resources along with one or more public clouds. To assist you to integrate public clouds with physical datacenters, Progent offers a variety of cloud integration services that include Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud design and integration consulting, Amazon Web Services cloud integration support, and Amazon Web Marketing Service (WMS) programming and troubleshooting. Progent has two decades of background providing high-level consulting expertise online, and Progent can help you successfully carry out your cloud integration initiatives quickly and within your budget.
Progent's pricing model is to bill for online support and on-site help per minute. Consequently, you are billed exclusively for received services. Progent does not demand a more expensive rate for after-hours or priority support, and within California or in regions where Progent offers in-person service, Progent does not charge for travel except for emergency support where on-site time is less than 4 hours. Also, Progent applies no initialization fee and asks no monthly commitment for services provided during regular working hours. Many service firms demand substantial minimum payments or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids large bills for fast repairs so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
The QTS (formerly Herakles) Colocation Center is situated in the seismically-stable Natomas area of Sacramento, CA. If your business is currently utilizing the QTS Sacramento data center as a colocation facility or if your company is planning on moving your primary or offsite backup equipment to Herakles/QTS, Progent can provide a range of cost-effective services including colocation migration, equipment installation and updates, network improvements, project management, virtual server configuration, remote network monitoring, automated system management, software development, disaster recovery planning, data security evaluation, and the use of Progent's Test Lab.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the proven security technologies of Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and offers a centrally managed web gateway that delivers a one-server solution for a variety of security features such as an multi-layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, VPN management, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 provides advanced web security reporting capabilities, allows custom reporting generated by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be operated as a virtual server to cut expenses and enhance availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to plan and carry out pilot and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows Server 2008, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint; set up Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide continuing consulting and repair services. Progent can also help your organization to migrate economically to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server.
Progent's professionals offer experience in a variety of technologies relevant to mobile networking including system architecture, Activesync, wireless protection, mobile e-mail, Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and wireless software development. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified experts can save your business work and expense by using their wireless experience to help you choose and configure mobile connectivity technologies that fit the needs of your business. Progent can also tune your IT architecture so that wireless PDAs perform more reliably.
Progent's data protection experts can help you to design, deploy and troubleshoot a backup/restore plan built around MSP360 software. MSP360 enables file or image-based backup/recovery for VMs and physical machines, supports all leading public clouds, and allows you to build a backup ecosystem with a minimum RTO and a defined Recovery Point Objective (RPO). With ProSight DPS 360 Backup, Progent offers end-to-end monitoring and remote management of your backup environment to prevent data loss resulting from user mistakes, computer errors, ill-intentioned users, and malware attacks such as ransomware.
Progent offers the guidance of a CRISC-certified risk management expert to assist you to plan and deploy an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy following best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget.
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Progent's certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can assist you to assess the business case for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver rapid remote or on-premises access to consulting experts in system planning and integration, application programming, SQL Server management, and network security.
Progent's Ekahau-certified Wi-Fi experts can assist your business to design, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi solution adapted to your environment. Progent offers online or onsite expertise for Ekahau Pro for predictive Wi-Fi design and Ekahau Sidekick for on-premises RF measurement.
Microsoft allows you to create transparent hybrid environments that integrate Microsoft 365 and on-premises Exchange deployments. This allows you to have some mailboxes hosted at your physical datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Microsoft 365. Progent's certified Exchange consulting team can help you with any phase of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver occasional support to help you through stubborn technical bottlenecks and also offer extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Exchange initiative is successfully completed on schedule and within budget.
Progent's Microsoft-certified IT experts can provide Windows Server 2016 integration consulting to help businesses of any size to design and implement a smooth move to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 using an on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can assist you to assess the business value of Windows Server 2016 for your environment and can help you with any facet of planning, deploying, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist your organization to benefit from the many innovative disaster recovery and security capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard, Just In Time Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica, plus multi-domain failover clusters.
Progent can help businesses of any size to move any part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT management and reduce hardware expense. Azure offers a comprehensive library of cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the advantages and limitations of different cloud computing models supported by Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local apps and resources and make sure that you avoid the common mistakes small companies make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can help you to configure cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle user identity with Azure Active Directory, and build backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and also to manage iPhones and iPads and Google Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent offers the support of CISM Certified security consultants. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the basic capabilities and global standards of skill that information security managers are expected to learn. It gives business management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to deliver efficient security administration and consulting services.
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Progent's IT outsourcing packages provide budget-friendly computer support for small companies. Whether it includes designing system infrastructure, creating an internal Help Desk or outsourcing a one, rolling out an updated e-mail system, monitoring your network, or creating a web-based eCommerce solution, outsourcing your IT technical services can reduce expenses and eliminate risks, allowing IT support budgets to increase in a more linear and manageable manner than is feasible by assembling a bulky, all-purpose internal IT organization. Progent's Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets explain how Progent can help you create a secure and robust network architecture for your vital business software powered by Windows.
Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer an end-to-end solution that handles all aspects of remote Level 1 desktop support from service requests through ticketing, screen sharing, status tracking, problem resolution, and management reports. Support services are provided at a significant discount from Progent's normal Level 1 desktop service rates, and Progent can provide the option of fast on-demand escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to handle challenging problems.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the powerful security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and provides a easily managed Internet gateway that acts as a one-server platform for a variety of security functions including an application and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, Virtual Private Network control, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway provides comprehensive web security reporting features, permits customized reports generated by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication, and can be deployed as a virtual server to lower costs and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to plan and carry out test and production deployments; integrate Forefront Threat Management Gateway with Windows Server 2008 R2, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint; set up Forefront TMG 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide continuing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also assist you to upgrade smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway from ISA Server.