Progent's Apple Mac networking engineers can assist your company with a wide array of connectivity design topics such as network architecture, remote and wireless access, internetwork compatibility, security, and quickly changing technologies such as VoIP and high-speed wireless connectivity. For information networks based exclusively on Apple Mac OS X or for systems that utilize a mix of Mac, Linux, and Windows-powered servers and desktops, Progent has the experience and depth to deal with the complexity of planning, installing, and maintaining a connectivity architecture that is dependable, safe, productive, and appropriate for your business goals. Progent can assist you to deploy Appleís Xserve servers, Xserve RAID high-availability storage systems, and Xsan storage area network (SAN) technology. Progent can also offer Cisco-premier CCIE engineers to help with Cisco routers and switches.
Network support consulting expertise offered by Progent for Apple Macintosh environments include:
- System Infrastructure
Progentís system engineers offer expertise in all aspects of network infrastructure including high-availability servers and disk systems, multi-path Internet connectivity, enterprise-wide security that meets industry standards, scalability, clustering, performance tuning, multi-location connectivity, disaster recovery planning, and strategic utilization of third-party data centers. Progentís provides the aggregate knowledge of seasoned engineers with backgrounds in Apple Mac, Cisco, Microsoft, and other leading platforms and can apply industry leading practices to help your company to build a robust and easy-to-manage business network.
- Remote and Mobile Connectivity
Progent's experts in Apple and Cisco integration can help your business to create and manage a network infrastructure that dependably accommodates users who need access from remote offices, from home, or while travelling. Progent's wireless experts can assist you to set up notebooks, handheld devices, email systems, databases, and applications to sync seamlessly so that they keep your vital information consistent and easily available. Progent has long experience helping businesses deploy and administer mobile appliances by offering services that include iPhone and iPad integration, Android phone and tablet integration, and RIM BlackBerry integration. Progent's CISM and CISA-certified consultants can also help your company to strengthen your security policies and operations to deal with online and mobile security issues such as technologies for validating users, encoding communication links, configuring Virtual Private Networks, and efficiently managing mass deployments of wireless computing products.
- Internetwork Integration
Progentís system professionals have the breadth of background to offer expertise in a wide range of networking mechanisms and topologies. Progentís Apple macOS and OS X specialists can assist your organization to take advantage of Open Directory, Appleís standards-based directory and connection authentication services architecture. Open Directory relies on proven standardized technologies such as Open LDAP and Kerberos for seamless interoperability with other standards-based LDAP servers. Progentís expertise with Windows and other networking platforms can make it easy for you integrate with Microsoftís proprietary Active Directory and Novellís eDirectory. If your network utilizes a combination of Apple macOS and OS X, Windows, and Linux/UNIX systems, Progent can help you to integrate and administer a common directory instead of a separate directory or separate client records for each operating system. Your users will be able to move effortlessly between Apple macOS and OS X and Windows devices ó and benefit from authenticated one-time sign-on access to directory-based system resources.
- Voice over IP Integration
Voice over IP (VoIP) refers to phone technology that sends voice over a network utilizing Internet Protocol (IP) standards. Progent's certified consultants are experienced with a variety of Voice over IP product families, such as products built around Cisco's AVVID architecture. Progent can give you access to a Cisco CCIE or Cisco CCNP to help your organization to deploy Cisco VoIP technology. Progent can evaluate your current network and Internet access infrastructure to see if your system is ready to support Voice over IP, assist you to select and deploy Cisco hardware and software appropriate for your current situation and growth strategy, and integrate your Cisco Voice over IP (VoIP) solution with products from other vendors.
- Apple Xserve Servers, Xserve Disk Array, and Xsan Storage Area Network Technology
Progentís long experience with UNIX in business environments allows Progent to provide integration services for Apple's Xserve platform so you can maximize the competitive value of your Apple Mac system. Apple Computer's Xserve is powered by the macOS and Mac OS X Server, the UNIX OS based on standards-based network technology. Mac Server offers multi-platform support for native file sharing, as well as WebDAV server, IMAP email, QuickTime Streaming Server, and DHCP. Xserve RAID offers affordable, high-capacity Ultra ATA drive technology with a standards-based 2Gb Fibre Channel for fast, high-availability data access. Xserve RAID works with Apple macOS and OS X Server, MS Windows servers, Linux or Netware servers and allows users to share as much as 2 petabytes of files and volumes. A Storage Area Network enables you to pool data across multiple RAID drives for better throughput, giving each client a connection to centralized information via a high-speed Fibre Channel network.
- High-speed Wireless Connectivity
If your company is deploying WiFi wireless technology to expand the coverage or simplify the setup of your network, Progent can assist you to design a robust wireless layout, identify appropriate components, integrate Apple Airport or other wireless access points, and set up client interfaces, wireless bridges, antennas, and related products. Progent can in addition assist you to produce a wireless security strategy that aligns with the protection plan for your corporate network. In addition, Progent can show you how to design, implement, and support wireless bridges that give you an economical way to incorporate multiple physical buildings into a cohesive network.
If your organization is looking for an Apple macOS or OS X network consultant or system engineer, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.