Progent's CCIE-certified network infrastructure experts can assist you to manage legacy PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances. Progent can also assist you to configure, manage, upgrade and debug Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances with Firepower Services.
Progent can provide cost-effective online consulting services for all releases of Microsoft Access including Access desktop and Access Web App and can provide advanced support for application programming, database conversion, performance tuning, BI reporting, and maintenance. Progent also can provide tailored webinar training for Office Access application programming and DBA services.
Progent's Citrix experts can help your business to design, deploy, administer, and support a virtual Windows application delivery and management solution built on Citrix XenApp. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help you enhance your network infrastructure for distributing server-side and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter management and support consultants can help you to manage and maintain a remote datacenter that features high availability, advanced security, and rapid disaster recovery.
Progent can help your business to support System Center 2007 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2007) to streamline operations, improve compliance, and increase productivity by making sure that operating systems and applications are always up to date, tracking licensing, and reporting resource usage patterns to help you make informed buying decisions. Once your organization is ready to upgrade your SCCM 2007 change management solution, Progent can help you to plan and carry out a smooth migration to SCCM 2012.
Cisco's security and remote connectivity technology for small to mid-size companies offer a complete range of manageable security hardware and software to let you protect your entire network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and Virtual Private Network access concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can assist your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your business goals.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to assess the benefits of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 for your business and can help you to design and execute a deployment of Lync Server that consolidates the control of IM and Presence and increases the output of your office employees, at-home workers, and smartphone users. Progent's consultant's can in addition assist your company to perform a smooth upgrade to Microsoft Lync Server from Microsoft Office Communications Server or from Live Communications Server, integrate Lync Server 2010 with Exchange Server, Microsoft SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how to run Microsoft Lync Server 2010 to improve the collaborative capabilities of Microsoft Office programs, and offer online seminars and continuing support for Microsoft Lync Server and other Microsoft platforms.
Windows 8.1 is designed to power devices ranging from smart phones and slates to engineering workstations. An abundance of new and improved capabilities, including its touchscreen support and iconic live tiles GUI, offer a broad range of benefits for organizations who understand how to put them to work. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help bring your organization up to speed with Windows 8.1 and make sure you derive significant competitive value from the product's various new and enhanced technologies.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer economical online and on-premises expertise, application development, and troubleshooting services for businesses of all sizes who intend to upgrade to SharePoint Server 2016 or SharePoint Online from earlier versions of SharePoint.
Progent's pricing model is to bill for phone support and on-premises help per minute. Consequently, you are invoiced only for received services. Progent does not impose a higher rate for after-hours or emergency support, and inside California or in areas where Progent offers on-premises service, Progent does not charge for travel time except for emergency support where on-site work is less than four hours. Also, Progent imposes no minimum charge and requires no monthly commitment for services delivered 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 bills for fast fixes so you will not be forced to allow simple problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent's Cisco wireless VoIP phone configuration and troubleshooting experts can provide remote and onsite support to help your organization create and manage a Cisco Wi-Fi VoIP phone deployment by delivering integration services that range from debugging the set up of a wireless VoIP phone or AP to offering comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing services for modernizing the Wi-Fi architecture of an entire campus.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent can deliver a variety of low-cost remote and onsite consulting services to assist you to install, manage, and troubleshoot desktops and handhelds based on Windows, Apple macOS/OS X, Apple iOS, Android, or Linux.
Progent’s consultants can help you to design and implement a smooth move from on-premises Active Directory to cloud-based Azure AD or to a hybrid system that uses Azure AD DS and Azure AD Connect to centralize identity and access services across on-premises and cloud assets.
Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can help you rationalize the business case for implementing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007, consult with you on the appropriate version of SharePoint Server for your circumstances, provide setup and integration expertise, help you to install Microsoft SQL Server as a supporting database manager, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your off-the-shelf and custom application programs to work with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007, design a company-wide security plan that incorporates portal solutions, and deliver maintenance and Help Desk services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online or onsite expertise to help organizations of all sizes to design, deploy, manage, and repair a backup solution built around System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent can help you to upgrade from older versions of SCDPM or from a different backup/recovery platform, and Progent can integrate your SCDPM 2012 implementation for onsite, cloud, or hybrid environments. Progent can provide as-needed support for fixing particularly challenging issues, or full project management services. Progent can also assist you to design SCDPM 2012 into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing, so just like being a freelance consultant, your income is directly tied to your generated revenue. Certain Progent consultants stress lifestyle issues and choose to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our self-determined schedule to follow personal pursuits like hiking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, fishing, vacations, or spending private time with relatives and acquaintances. Other consultants take advantage of the chance to make major bucks through lots of work and extended hours. Progent fully supports both ends of the spectrum plus everything in between.
Progent can assist you to utilize Cisco's infrastructure technology to build a solid foundation for your local, private cloud, or hybrid-cloud data center and improve operations in vital areas such as compute and storage utilization, security and compliance, manageability, uptime, and disaster recovery.
Progent's Check Point experts can show you how to select and deploy Check Point Software Firewall software and appliances based on Check Point's technology to provide an economical and efficient security defense for your business network. Progent can also show you how to integrate other Check Point technologies such as ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 appliances with security products from other suppliers and provide a single stop for continuing network support, maintenance, education, and design expertise.
Server proliferation puts pressure on IT budgets and administrative resources. Server reduction via a virtual architecture promises lower total cost of ownership of hardware and quicker ROI, more efficient utilization of servers, streamlined operations, increased system availability, and easier manageability. Common usage scenarios for virtual servers are hardware consolidation, low-cost platforms for mission-critical legacy software running on outdated operating systems, and affordable quarantine of software development or pilot testing environments from production systems.
Ubiquiti's UniFi family of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 802.11ax Wi-Fi APs, security gateways, and managed switches. UniFi devices running throughout multiple sites with any number of APs can be remotely configured and managed using Ubiquiti's free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and streamlines setup, discovery, management, optimization, debugging, monitoring, and reporting. Progent offers the skills of seasoned wireless consultants who can help your organization to assess the value of Ubiquiti’s UniFi products for your environment and assist you to design, install, administer, and maintain your UniFi ecosystem.
Progent's webinars provide small businesses the affordability, simplicity, and versatility of web-based seminars plus the effective training techniques of expert instructors who use sophisticated collaboration software to emulate live, interactive classrooms. Progent can provide online training for key desktop applications including components of Microsoft Office suite such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, and Project: MS Dynamics business accounting and management products including Microsoft Dynamics GP; as well as other top desktop applications such as Photoshop, Acrobat Writer, and Crystal Reports.
Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your technical skills and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers this promise by recruiting the top professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using custom software utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for attracting and maintaining customers.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall consultants can show you how to configure, manage, and update SonicWall firewall appliances including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa Series of firewalls and the older SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch products. Progent's CISSP and CISA-certified cybersecurity experts can help you incorporate SonicWall firewalls into an end-to-end network protection solution and build security into your business processes.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner and has earned accredited competencies such as Advanced Infrastructure Solutions and Information Worker Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners are the elite organizations who receive the top customer satisfaction and are afforded the closest working relationship with Microsoft. The understanding, capabilities, and dedication needed to achieve the status of Microsoft Certified Partner pays dividends to Progent's customers by allowing Progent to provide your business better support for your IT system.
E-Mail Guard by Postini offers constantly upgraded spam and virus blocking, content filtering, and security from email-based DHA attacks and DSA attacks. Progent is a Postini aggregator and support firm. If your organization is too small to qualify for a regular Postini license, you can still have the use of Postini’s Perimeter Management services via Progent’s E-Mail Guard anti-spam and antivirus aggregation program. Progent’s expert e-mail protection consultants can show you how to devise an email protection plan that features spam filtering and virus defense technologies and processes.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.
Progent's SonicWall firewall experts can show you how to configure, maintain, and troubleshoot SonicWall firewall/VPN products including the newer SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the older SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch products. Progent's CISM and CISA-certified cybersecurity experts can help you incorporate SonicWall firewalls into an end-to-end security solution and design protection into your business processes.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over a decade of experience providing messaging solutions for companies ranging from small businesses to global corporations. Progent offers economical support for all versions of Microsoft Exchange Server to enhance email and virus security, configure high availability email environments, and facilitate remote and wireless email connectivity. Progent’s Microsoft Exchange consulting services can help you in planning and executing a move from an outdated SMPT server or unsupported Microsoft Email software such as Exchange 2003 to Exchange Server 2016. In addition provides integration help for Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, and Windows XP clients running Office Outlook and can help you configure Outlook Web App for popular browsers. For email virus defense, spam filtering and data data leak prevention, Progent offers Email Guard email filtering and encryption.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your business to prepare for, implement, and operate Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2012). Progent can assist you to migrate efficiently to SCCM 2012 from a legacy change management platform or assist you to enhance your current SCCM 2012 environment to support your evolving IT needs. Also, Progent can assist you to create an infrastructure that extracts the most value from SCCM 2012 by delivering expertise with associated Microsoft platforms including ADDS, SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Internet Information Services.
Microsoft allows you to create transparent hybrid ecosystems that combine Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange deployments. This permits you to have some mailboxes hosted at your corporate datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's certified Exchange consulting team can assist you with any facet of designing, implementing and debugging your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide occasional expertise to help you through stubborn technical issues and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 solution is successfully completed on schedule and within budget.
Progent's ransomware experts can help your business to evaluate your ransomware defenses, remotely monitor and protect your IT environment, assist with negotiating a settlement with a hacker, and rebuild an information system damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, Netwalker, Conti or Egregor.
Progent offers fast remote access to Cisco-certified CCIE networking experts. Progent's CCIE experts can connect to your environment using powerful remote support tools to provide fast and economical analysis and remediation of critical network issues.
Progent's compensation structure is based on revenue sharing, so just like being an independent contractor, your income is directly driven by your generated revenue. Some Progent support staff focus on lifestyle issues and choose to work at a more relaxed pace, using our self-determined schedule to pursue individual pursuits such as mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, fishing, travel, or sharing free time with relatives and acquaintances. Other consultants take advantage of the opportunity to earn major bucks via lots of work and long days. Progent fully encourages either end of the spectrum and everything in the middle.
The current ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's previous firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new deployments. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help your company to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your organization to plan, configure, optimize, administer and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent can provide the services of CISM Certified security professionals. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the basic capabilities and global standards of skill that IT security managers are required to master. CISM gives business management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM credential have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and support services.
Cisco's PIX firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco might not offer support these devices. Progent continues to offer technical assistance for Cisco's PIX 500 firewalls to help you with maintenance and Progent can in addition help you assess if you should adopt the latest firewall products available from Cisco. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can help you plan and implement a smooth upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls following leading practices.
Progent is one of the most qualified information technology consulting firms for integrating email and messaging solutions based on Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. Progent is skilled in helping small and mid-size companies get the full benefits of Exchange 2000 under common situations such as updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail system, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 Server administration.
Progent’s IT outsourcing packages offer economical computer consulting for mid-size corporations. Whether it involves designing system infrastructure, creating an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, rolling out an updated e-mail platform, monitoring your system, or creating a web-based eCommerce solution, outsourcing your network engineering services can smooth out expenses and eliminate uncertainties, allowing network support budgets to grow in a more linear and manageable manner than is feasible by amassing a large, knowledgeable internal network support organization. Progent’s Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets show how Progent can help you build a secure and highly available system architecture for your vital Windows-powered business software such as Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft SQL Server 2008.
Progent can help your company to plan and implement a smooth transition from a Solaris-based IT system to a network powered by MS Windows and suited for running Microsoft's popular office productivity software, business applications, and software development platforms. Progent's Sun Solaris, Windows and Cisco consultants and application specialists can assist you to guard your information and reduce business disruption by developing an efficient transition strategy that protects your current assets in Solaris software and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting expertise available from Progent include evaluation of current environment, transition strategy and validation, MS Exchange migration expertise, data and application migration, and server and storage transition and economization.
Progent offers nationwide online help and consulting services for businesses that operate macOS and OS X networks or whose information systems feature a combination of Mac and Microsoft products. Progent's experts offer Apple macOS and OS X clients a range of IT services such as desktop assistance, migration to the latest version of macOS from other earlier versions of macOS or OS X, plus expertise with Mac application software. Progent can also help your business with Apple iPhone and Apple iPad integration and management, or moving to iCloud. Online technical support provides optimum return for your information technology dollar by preserving client productivity and shortening the hours billed for network analysis and repair. Sophisticated online access technology and skilled service specialists and engineers allow Progent to solve most network problems without wasting time and expense by going to your site. In most of situations your IT problems can be dealt with over the phone or via a combination of telephone support and online access. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE network engineers and CISA and CISM premier security specialists to help with the toughest system issues.
VMware's NSX network virtualization platform allows you to build entire networks in software. NSX permits virtual networks to be provisioned in minutes and administered with a high degree of automation independent of the hardware used by the basic IP network. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) allows programmatic recovery, application mobility, and transparent site relocation, failback and re-protect. SRM also enables transparent testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and patches and can produce reports to verify full service restoration, validate SLAs and prove disaster recovery compliance. When integrated with VMware's NSX network virtualization platform, VMware Site Recovery Manager can quickly recover the complete virtualized network topology at the recovery datacenter. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consulting expert and VMware SRM system architect to help you to design, deploy, test and maintain a DR solution powered by VMware SRM and VMware NSX.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants can provide companies of all sizes consulting, troubleshooting, and application development expertise for SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an advanced collaboration platform that uses web-based technology for intelligently coordinating people, teams and data. SharePoint offers a common location for your employees or clients to connect to, manage, distribute and manipulate relevant data, documents, and applications and to interact with one another. Microsoft SharePoint allows faster and more intelligent decisions, more efficient access across teams and more streamlined business practices. Windows SharePoint Services join workers, customers, workgroups and major tasks with the knowledge they’ve created in a manner that makes data convenient to find, download and re-use. Progent's SharePoint consultants can assist you to support your existing SharePoint environment or migrate to the current release of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help you evaluate the business case for implementing SharePoint Server 2007, consult with you on the most sensible edition of SharePoint for your circumstances, offer configuration and deployment services, assist you to install MS SQL Server as a supporting database, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your standard and customized application software to work with SharePoint Portal Server 2007, develop a comprehensive security strategy that encompasses portal technology, and provide troubleshooting and Help Desk services.
Progent’s Co-managed Call Center service allows your IT organization to share the load for Help Desk support transparently between your in-house IT staff and Progent's pool of veteran desktop support technicians and subject matter experts (SMEs). Progent’s Co-managed Help Desk service is an advanced support solution built around the leading shared PSA tool for managing service requests, ticketing, ownership, status tracking, and reporting.
Progent can help you to evaluate the many subscription plans offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent supports cross-vendor networks that incorporate Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux technology. Progent can also assist you to create and maintain hybrid networks that transparently integrate on-premises and cloud-based products and services.
Microsoft Exchange and Macintosh computers can co-exist efficiently. Progent's Apple and Microsoft certified consultants can help you install Microsoft Entourage and Exchange so your Mac users are able to collaborate with colleagues who run Microsoft Outlook. With Exchange and Entourage 2008 or 2004 for Mac, Exchange and Mac systems can collaborate, enabling Mac users to receive and transmit messages, search the Exchange global address list, copy addresses, sync up calendars, and alert people to conferences with your Microsoft Exchange account. Progent will verify that your Microsoft Server is appropriately configured and that WebDAV and Outlook Web Access are working. Progent also can provide specialized onsite Entourage education.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SharePoint consultants offer economical online and on-premises expertise, software development, and technical support support for businesses of all sizes who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online from prior releases of SharePoint.
Progent's Data Center consultants can help you identify high availability data centers that meet the specific requirements of your company. High availability co-location sites are particularly appealing to small companies due to of their affordability and simplified logistics in comparison to pursuing a do-it-yourself approach. Attempting to create an in-house data center with even a basic degree of fault tolerance is too expensive for typical small organizations. Progent is ready to show you how to reap all the advantages of non-stop data centers and 24x7 colo sites by providing a complete array of engineering and maintenance services.
Progent's certified information technology consultants offer Windows Server 2016 integration consulting services to help businesses of any size to plan and implement a smooth move to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 based on a local, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can help your company to evaluate the business benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your environment and can help you with any aspect of designing, configuring, administering or debugging your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist your organization to take advantage of the many innovative disaster recovery and information assurance capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 such as Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard and Remote Credential Guard, Just In Time (JIT) Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus workgroup and multi-domain failover clusters.
Even if your company has a small network support staff and a limited technology budget, your information system can still feature the same high availability and responsiveness that once required a large internal support group. Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services for small businesses combine the expertise of skilled Microsoft-certified and Cisco-premier IT consultants, the most recent system management software for proactive monitoring and alerts, and cost-effective support packages such as a help desk call center to keep your mission-critical business applications and servers up and running.
Progent's Linux support services offer small companies and software developers help with managing and supporting Linux systems that run with Microsoft-powered technology. Progent can give your organization contact with Linux experts, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISM and CISA credentials. This broad array of expertise offers you an easy single consulting firm to help you create and maintain a secure and robust cross-platform network and communications solution that allows Linux and Microsoft interoperability by integrating MS Windows with major Linux derivatives such as RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu Linux, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware Linux.