Mac users who need an Exchange-aware mail client from Microsoft have relied on Entourage or Microsoft Web Access. With the introduction of Office for Mac 2011, Microsoft has replaced the Entourage client with Outlook 2011. Progent's macOS and OS X specialists and Microsoft-certified Exchange engineers can assist you to maintain a legacy Entourage environment, design and carry out a smooth upgrade to Microsoft's current platform, and enhance your Exchange Server infrastructure to improve the performance, reliability, protection, collaboration support, and overall strategic value of your email, messaging, and conferencing solution.
Office Outlook for Mac, part of Office 365 for Mac, replaces Entourage and has been redesigned to deliver substantial improvements in the areas of email creation and management, scheduling, backup and restoration, search, Windows compatibility, collaboration, speed, video conferencing, voice mail, mobility support, Instant Messaging, and presence. The Office Outlook for Mac database for email messages, contact information, and calendars is now stored in individual text files, making them easier to manage. Office Outlook for Mac is also Spotlight searchable and capable of being backed up and restored using Time Machine. Configuring accounts has been simplified so you can quickly add Exchange-based accounts or accounts from major email services.
Progent's OS X integration experts and Microsoft premier support professionals can assist your company to migrate from the discontinued Entourage email client for Microsoft Exchange so your Apple Mac users can collaborate with workers who use Microsoft Outlook. Microsoft Entourage enabled you ro use your Exchange account to send and receive your email, search your Exchange global address list (GAL), sync up your schedule and contact list, and invite colleagues to meetings and events. Microsoft Entourage was designed to support AppleScript as well as Apple's Spotlight search utility. Progent can assist you to integrate a secure and reliable email solution that replaces Entourage for Mac with a current email client that can access your Exchange Server.
Most of the extensive capabilities of Exchange are available to Mac, iPhone, and iPad users running any advanced browser by utilizing the Outlook Web App (previously named Outlook Web Access). Outlook Web App enables macOS, Mac OS X and Apple iOS devices to connect to email, voice mail, Instant Messages, and SMS text through Safari and other popular web browsers. Powerful capabilities of Outlook Web App include automatic conversation grouping for enhanced thread management, expanded browser compatibility, MailTips to help guard against disruptive or unsuitable email transmissions, a limitless size one-page message folder to do away with the time and effort related to advancing through messages page by page, a nickname buffer to speed up email addressing, enhanced filtering and search, calendar sharing, new presence awareness displays within contact lists, client-based IM, ActiveSync integration for SMS text messages, and user-defined favorites filters (such as unread messages) for fast access to task-relevant data.
Progent's Office Outlook for Mac 2011 Consulting Services
Microsoft Outlook for Mac is a component of Office365 for Mac and takes the place of the Entourage email client. Microsoft Outlook for Mac has been redesigned to provide significant enhancement in key facets of business communications including email creation and management, scheduling, backup and restore, search, Windows integration, teamwork, performance, voice and video conferencing, voice mail management, remote access, instant messaging, and presence awareness.
Progent can assist you to integrate Outlook for Mac 2011 into your email environment so you can benefit from its powerful new features, including:
Support Services for Entourage 2008 for Mac
Microsoft Entourage 2008 for Mac was designed as a personal information manager that helps you to manage email, contacts, schedules, notes, and tasks. Thanks to the Exchange support incorporated into Entourage 2008 for Mac, you can operate more efficiently in an Exchange Server-powered email system and team with associates who run Microsoft Outlook as their email client.
Features of Entourage 2008 include:
Comprehensive Support Services for Exchange Server in a Cross-platform Environment
For multi-platform environments that do not utilize Outlook for Mac but which incorporate Microsoft Exchange plus a mix of Mac, Microsoft Windows, Linux/UNIX, or other common platforms, Progent's network engineers can assist to combine messaging clients into a seamless solution that optimizes the ability to cooperate and exchange information. Progent can explain the benefits and limitations of using Microsoft Outlook Web as an email client for non-Windows computers and can assist your company to incorporate a mix of messaging clients into your network.
Progent also provides a range of Microsoft Exchange consulting services to help you to improve email protection, Exchange Server fault-tolerance, off-site and wireless Exchange connectivity, messaging system administration, and Exchange Server backup/restore processes. Progent's Exchange Server upgrade and migration support services streamline and de-risk the job of moving from a legacy email system or an older version of Exchange Server to a current version. Progent also provides Exchange Server hosting support to lower the expense, simplify the management, and increase the fault tolerance of your Microsoft Exchange Server. To find out more details concerning Progent's consulting services for Microsoft Exchange, refer to Microsoft Exchange Consultants.
Contact Progent to Connect Apple macOS and OS X Clients and Microsoft Exchange Server
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Progent's Consulting Services for UNIX-family Networks
Progent's UNIX-family consulting services provide small businesses and developers help with managing and servicing UNIX/Linux/Mac-based systems that can coexist with Microsoft-based technology. Progent offers your company contact with UNIX support professionals, authorized Microsoft engineers, Cisco CCIEs, and security experts certified by CISSP. This broad range of knowledge offers you a readily available one-stop source to assist your business to build and manage a secure and dependable cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that blends Microsoft technology with popular versions of UNIX such as: macOS and OS X , Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX), BSD, SCO UNIX and SGI/Irix or major Linux distributions including RedHat, SUSE Linux, Debian-GNU and CentOS Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Mandriva, PCLlinuxOS Linux, fedora, and Gentoo.