Progent can supply small businesses with an IT management professional who can function as a part-time Chief Information Officer. This part-time Chief Information Officer can provide strategic direction to help you integrate sensible IT products to improve business processes so they align more closely with your business objectives. Your company can develop and implement a well thought out information technology strategy without incurring the cost of a full-time Chief Information Officer.
SQL Server 2000 is a complete, web-aware database and data analysis package that opens the door to the rapid creation of a new generation of high-end applications that can provide your business a significant competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features built-in support for XML and the capability to communicate across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The knowledge and experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work helping with Microsoft technology, assures you success in planning, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server applications that are well integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET environment.
Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified engineers and experienced software programmers, database administrators, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, business continuity specialists, and security professionals to assist your business to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up test environments at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and define an efficient and secure IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter.
Cisco has designed an extensive product line of routers including routers built to deliver the protection, performance, and availability required by customers from branch offices to worldwide enterprises and service providers. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, transparent failthrough, and redundant power for improved fault tolerance and system uptime. Progent can show you how to select and integrate Cisco routers to build a solid foundation for your network and to make it economical to expand as you support new users, start new offices, deploy new services, extend your network to customers and partners, and support an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent can provide expertise in a range of routers based on Cisco's IOS platform, including Cisco's 800 series of small office routers, Cisco 1800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 1900 and 4000 Generation 2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for wide area network edge applications, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, plus legacy 2500 and 2700 Routers.
Progent offers the support of a certified consultant with an extensive background deploying products from the major video conferencing/telepresence providers such as Cisco/Tandberg, Polycom, LifeSize and Radvision and can assist your company to design, install, expand, or troubleshoot a telepresence solution that protects your investment and maximizes the business value of your IT network. Progent also offers the services of network infrastructure engineers able to assist companies of all sizes to create and troubleshoot a communications network that delivers the speed, dependability, protection, and scalability required to support your telepresence solution.
Progent can help you to utilize Cisco's networking technology to build a robust basis for your local, private cloud, or hybrid-cloud data center and improve operations in key areas including hardware consolidation, security and compliance, manageability, uptime, and disaster recovery.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi network consultants can provide remote or onsite integration and debugging services to help your organization to design, configure, upgrade, optimize, administer and debug Aironet Wi-Fi AP deployments of any size or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also assist you to integrate your wireless environment with your wired network and cloud-hosted resources to create a seamless enterprise connectivity foundation that is simple to manage and expand. Progent also offers affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to determine the most efficient selection, location and setup of Aironet Wi-Fi access points to work with your unique workplace design, building structure, and expected network traffic.
Exchange 2013 includes major enhancements to the capabilities of its predecessor Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers important innovations plus a redesigned architecture. These enhancements favorably impact vital IT areas including ease of administration, availability, compliance, cost of ownership, collaboration, extensibility, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting experts can help you understand the potential advantages of migrating to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, design an efficient validation and deployment strategy, and train your IT staff to manage your Exchange 2013 solution. Progent also offers ongoing remote support and management services for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
Progent can provide access to a veteran consultant with years of experience configuring, managing, and upgrading telepresence platforms from leading suppliers such as Cisco, TANDBERG, Polycom, and LifeSize. Progent can work with your in-house IT support group, your Internet Service Provider, and your video conferencing technology vendor to assist your organization increase the strategic value of your telepresence ecosystem.
Progent's Experts Group provides support in key areas such as Macintosh networking and applications; Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun environments; MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise; Strategic and vertical application help; CIO, management information analyst, and project management services; Special program development and integration; Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal development and deployment; DBM support and efficiency consulting; Business intelligence consulting; and Telecommunications architecture support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your business to plan for, implement, and administer Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate efficiently to SCCM 2012 from an older device and application management platform or assist you to enhance your existing SCCM 2012 ecosystem to accommodate your evolving IT needs. Also, Progent can help you to create an infrastructure that takes full advantage of SCCM 2012 by delivering advanced consulting support for related Microsoft technologies such as Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services, and IIS.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have broad backgrounds developing corporate security solutions for information systems with multiple locations, remote users, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall consultant can help your small or mid-size company plan and implement a configuration of ISA Server 2004 that supports your IT protection needs without limiting your network.
Progent delivered a wireless integration environment that allowed a school to increase productivity and avoid the ongoing costs of a dedicated data connection. Progent recommended a Proxim Tsunami high-speed wireless bridge. The economical building-to-building Proxim bridge is designed for interfacing separate locations up to 2.5 miles apart and can extend to even longer distances. This wireless solution offered improved bandwidth and dependability than simply amplifying the 802.11b network, and since it uses the 5.8Ghz band it provided immunity to local interference.
Progent’s Cisco Security/VPN consultants and CCIE and CCNP certified experts can help your small or medium sized company deploy and support Cisco’s security and VPN products including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco VPN products include both remote connectivity and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and AIM hardware encryption cards, and hardware devices, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or dedicated VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN solutions are simple to administer and provide the versatility to expand with your changing business requirements. Progent’s Cisco-Certified network experts are familiar with Cisco’s comprehensive line of hardware and software targeted at preventing data pilfering, virus and worm outbreaks, Denial of Service attacks, and other threats to your network. Progent can show you how to deploy Cisco products to achieve safe access, intrusion protection, and comprehensive Identity services based on Cisco Access Control Server using RADIUS security and TACACS to establish a centralized user access control framework for user certification, authorization, and accounting from an easy-to-use Web interface.
With virtual server technology, companies are able to operate multiple virtual servers on one actual server. Virtualization technology enables businesses to gain all the benefits of server segmentation, but without the expense that goes with buying extra server hardware. Virtual servers are also the critical technology behind private clouds, which offer major benefits including reducing the costs of hardware, datacenter facilities, and administration while improving data protection, system reliability, and recoverability. Other useful server management technologies include network monitoring utilities, Windows Server Update Services, and remote server management cards. Progent's professional server management consultants can help you in all areas of server consolidation and management to enable your company to cut expenses and conserve time.
Progent’s consultants provide expertise in multiple disciplines related to mobile networking including network architecture, Activesync, wireless protection, mobile email, Windows Mobile, Research in Motion Blackberry, and mobile software development. Progent's Microsoft certified experts can save your business work and expense by applying their wireless background to help you choose and integrate mobile access technologies that make sense for your business. Progent can also tune your network infrastructure so that wireless PDAs perform better.
Progent provides the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified IT support experts to offer customers economical ways to help companies optimize the value of Microsoft and Cisco technology. For networks that range from small offices to nationwide corporations, Progent's expert engineers can help you improve your information system's e-mail infrastructure, security, availability, performance, and system management.
If your business computer system combines Linux-based products platforms with MS Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a cohesive network that allows all your operating systems to run side by side for easy administration, seamless information exchange, high availability, superior throughput, and strong protection. Progent's Linux and Windows integration support services include network infrastructure configuration and support, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and administration, online technical help and repair, on-site technical support, and Help Desk outsourcing.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to assess the benefits of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test environments and rollout strategies, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-location, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, train your IT support staff, develop a corporate-wide security plan, automate IT management, help with creating applications, and generate and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent's experts offer Mac users a variety of services including workstation support, Apple macOS and OS X expertise, Apple Mac co-existence with Windows networks, Microsoft Entourage and Exchange Server help, security services, and custom education. Progent can assist businesses to upgrade to macOS from Mac OS X or other earlier editions of Apple Mac OS X and Progent can provide help with Apple macOS and Mac OS X application software. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also assist your business with iPhone support and Apple iPad management, or moving to Apple's iCloud. For computer environments built solely on Apple macOS or OS X or for systems incorporating a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows powered servers and workstations, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft consultants have the experience and depth to handle the complexity of designing, configuring and supporting a network environment that is reliable, safe, efficient and aligned with your organization's objectives.
Progent's Check Point consultants can help you choose and deploy Check Point Firewall/VPN utilities and hardware based on Check Point Software's technology to offer an affordable and efficient security defense for your corporate network. Progent can also show you how to configure other Check Point products such as ZoneAlarm and Check Point UTM-1 firewalls with security solutions from other suppliers and offer a central stop for on-going technical support, maintenance, training, and design services.
Progent's Cisco Meraki Wi-Fi access point experts provide remote and on-premises support services to assist organizations of all sizes to plan, deploy, maintain, upgrade or troubleshoot Wi-Fi networks that utilize Cisco Meraki APs. Progent can help your business to set up and support Meraki-based Wi-Fi infrastructure for environments that can range from a telecommuter's home or a remote office all the way to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also help you to configure other Cisco products such as Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASR routers and firewalls to create a seamless ecosystem that provides identical connectivity, responsiveness, security, manageability and availability for wired and wireless clients irrespective of their mobility or device.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity technology for small to mid-size businesses represent a full range of easy-to-administer protection hardware and software to help you protect your entire network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes routers and switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and Virtual Private Network solutions. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your corporate goals.
If your office computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can show you how to incorporate your computers into a cohesive environment that allows all your OS platforms to run side by side for easy management, seamless dataflow, high dependability, superior performance, and strong protection. Progent's UNIX and Windows coexistence support services include IT architecture configuration and support, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote network monitoring and administration, online network help and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Help Desk Call Center outsourcing.
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is a low-cost service based on a brief interview with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is intended to help evaluate your organization's ability to defend against ransomware or recover quickly from a ransomware incident. Progent will work with you directly to collect information about your existing antivirus tools and backup/recovery system, and Progent will then produce a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report describing how you can apply industry best practices to create an efficient AV and backup system that reduces your vulnerability to ransomware and aligns with your business needs.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and affordable way for small and medium-size businesses to get an objective evaluation of the overall health of their network. Powered by some of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms in the industry, and overseen by Progent's certified team of IT professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how closely the configuration of your essential infrastructure assets adhere to industry leading practices. The Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and provide instant ROI such as a more manageable and safer Active Directory implementation. Both versions also offer the long-term benefits of advanced remote network monitoring and management technology. These advantages can include lower-cost management, better compliance with information security standards, higher utilization of IT assets, quicker problem resolution, more dependable backup and restore, and less downtime.
Cisco's Firepower NGFWs Firewalls deliver a major performance boost over Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer centralized management of advanced security features such as application visibility and control (AVC), next-generation intrusion protection with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall experts can assist your organization to design and execute an efficient upgrade to Cisco Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's security services to create and centrally manage network environments that include local offices, data centers, and cloud resources.
Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants as well as seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure architects, business continuity specialists, and data security professionals to assist your business to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and define an efficient and secure IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full business benefit of SQL Server 2012.
The service background of Progent's certified Microsoft Windows Server 2003 consulting team, with an average of more than 11 years of support in Microsoft technology, ensures you success in selecting the version and set up of Windows 2003 Server that matches most closely with your business strategy. Progent can also assist you with planning, installing, administering and supporting powerful IT solutions based on Windows Server, and can assist your migration from Windows 2000 or Windows NT.
Progent can assist your business in all facets of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2016 such as planning high availability architecture for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; licensing requirements for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; determining storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing (HLB) for high-availability client access services; planning, configuring and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating your firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent's support experts in Mac and Windows technology can help you integrate Mac and Windows computers into seamless environments with resource sharing and collaboration support. Enabling efficient cooperation among a mix of servers and workstations powered by Mac OS and Microsoft Windows calls for extensive knowledge of and background with Apple Macintosh and Windows technology. Progent's experience in Windows and Macintosh service makes it possible to offer world class assistance to businesses that rely on these platforms to keep their strategic edge. Progent's consultants can also assist your business to integrate Apple's iPhones and iPads with your Windows environment.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) deliver a significant performance improvement over Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer unified control of modern cybersecurity capabilities such as application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection (AMP), DDoS mitigation, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can assist you to design and execute a smooth upgrade to Cisco Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's from ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's subscription-based security services to build and centrally control IT environments that include branch offices, data centers, and cloud resources.
Progent's UNIX platform support services offer small companies and developers assistance with administering and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-based networks. Progent can give your business access to UNIX experts, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This broad array of experience offers you a convenient one-stop consulting firm to help you create and maintain a secure and robust cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that allows UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with popular variants of UNIX including Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, BSD, SCO UNIX and Silicon Graphics IRIX or major Linux platforms including RedHat Linux, SuSE Linux, Debian GNU/Linux and Mandrake.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is a collection of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their operations by automating key sales functions including listings, orders, shipments, fulfillment, and finances. By leveraging Amazon's vast online ecosystem and automating their sales processes, merchants can expand their reach, reduce their operating costs, improve reaction time to customers, and increase their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) consultants can work with your development team and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring to help you shorten development time and costs and get to market quickly.
Progent's Windows consulting experts can help businesses of any size to evaluate Windows 10 or to upgrade to Windows 10 from an earlier release of Windows. Remote and onsite evaluation and migration support for Microsoft Windows 10 offered by Progent's experts include ROI analysis, project coordination, compatibility testing, pilot systems, Hyper-V virtualization strategies, Cloud and hybrid solutions, mobile device management and synchronization, telecommuter connectivity, data and identity security, streamlined provisioning and administration, infrastructure design, Wi-Fi support, business continuity planning, webinar training for IT support personnel and end users, and post-migration technical help.
Progent's network professionals can help you analyze the possible advantages of Hyper-V-powered server virtualization for your business, conduct test installations to verify Hyper-V's operation with your production applications, evaluate your network and server infrastructure for optimal performance with virtual server technology, assist you in moving to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and setting up Windows Hyper-V, educate your network management personnel to track and manage Hyper-V, offer world-class consulting help for improving the security of your virtual machines, establish and validate business continuity processes that maximize system availability, and deliver ongoing consulting and maintenance including low-cost remote troubleshooting and turn-key Help Desk services.
Ubiquiti's UniFi family of Wi-Fi network devices includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 Wi-Fi access points, security gateways, and managed switches. Ubiquiti UniFi appliances running across multiple venues with any number of access points can be remotely configured and managed with free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and simplifies setup, discovery, management, optimization, troubleshooting, monitoring, and reporting. Progent offers the skills of veteran Wi-Fi consultants who can help you to determine the value of UniFi technology for your business and assist you to design, install, manage, and maintain your UniFi ecosystem.
Progent offers remote and onsite expertise to assist your organization with any aspect of business intelligence reporting from debugging or enhancing applications to designing and deploying a comprehensive BI environment. Progent's management reporting experts can assist your company to maintain your existing BI system, help you to migrate reports from an outdated reporting product to a current one, and deliver custom remote training tailored to your individual needs. Progent’s management reporting consultants can provide experience in all popular business intelligence reporting tools such as Microsoft's SQL Server BI suite (Integration Services, Analysis Services, and Reporting Services), Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx, Office Access, Crystal Reports, Power BI, Excel business analytics add-ins including Power Pivot and Power View, Report Designer and Report Builder.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified experts can provide small and midsize companies computer consulting, support, and repair services for Microsoft SPS 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an advanced portal platform for intelligently connecting people, groups and data. SharePoint Portal Server provides a common spot for your employees or clients to connect to, manage, share and manipulate relevant data, files, and applications and to interact with one another. It enables faster and better decisions, more effective sharing across groups and more streamlined business practices. The main objective of SharePoint Server is to gather together, in a relevant way, all of the many sources of information available inside and without an organization. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, customers, workgroups and major tasks with the knowledge they’ve created in a manner that makes data easy to find, retrieve and re-use.
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that stores and organizes detailed documentation for all billed services. Unlike some independent consultants or small service organizations who offer minimal documentation or details of tasks performed, every service provided by Progent is tracked by comprehensive documentation. Every Progent staff member has use of the service documentation transmitted by each consultant to every customer. The practice of detailing and organizing service records allows more efficient service and eliminates 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.