SSL VPN makes it possible to establish a secure Internet connection between an enterprise network and virtually any remote computer without the need for pre-installed client software. Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help you design, manage, and troubleshoot SSL VPN solutions based on Juniper's AS Series of remote access appliances.
Small to mid-sized businesses can now enjoy all the advantages of Microsoft Operations Manager and also have quick access to Progentís Microsoft certified network support professionals. With Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, mid-size businesses can select a basic co-sourcing service program built around Operations Manager with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote troubleshooting or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in System Center Operations Manager to offer small company information systems enterprise-class reliability, protection and productivity.
Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful network integration, business management, sales, and operations. He has shown a knack for creating elegant information technology solutions during his time as as a system architect, application developer, project manager, deployment consultant, and troubleshooter for small companies, new ventures, and global enterprises.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service provides comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size company's servers in an environment that delivers the maximum degree of availability and expandability and is in addition simple to move to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are built on proven virtualization architectures that allow small companies with multi- platform IT systems to economize dramatically on the costs of capital equipment, system maintenance, and IT administration while benefiting from enterprise-class reliability and an unmatched level of vendor independence.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer small and medium size businesses enterprise-level consulting services for Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003. Systems Management Server is Microsoft's solution for change and configuration management. SMS 2003, included in Microsoft System Center 200, enables companies to deliver important applications rapidly and reliably to appropriate workers, reduce product costs and stay compliant by understanding patterns of usage, improve Windows protection by improving your awareness of vulnerability and by installing critical updates, manage your mobile workforce through accepted standards independent of connection or geography, and reduce operational costs by fully exploiting the management capabilities built into Windows. Progentís SMS consulting professionals can help you use SMS economically for automated software and application installation, security patch control, and asset monitoring management including software and appliance inventory.
Progent provides consulting expertise for WatchGuard Firewall/VPN security appliances including the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM lines of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can help you choose, deploy, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that fits your security requirements and budget. Progent can assist you to maintain outdated WatchGuard firewall appliances or migrate smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewalls.
Cisco's Meraki line of access and distribution switches are designed for environments ranging from branch offices to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants offer affordable remote consulting expertise to help you to plan and deploy an efficient network architecture based on Meraki switches, simplify network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management architecture, configure policies to ensure security, create and test a disaster preparedness strategy, and resolve issues related to any aspect of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also assist your company to connect Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi APs to build a unified networking infrastructure.
Progent's consultants can provide macOS and Mac OS X users a range of services including desktop support, Apple macOS and OS X consulting, Apple Mac integration with Windows environments, Entourage and Exchange Server expertise, security services, and one-on-one education. Progent can help clients to upgrade to macOS from Mac OS X or earlier versions of Apple Mac OS X and Progent can provide help with Apple macOS and Mac OS X applications. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also help you with iPhone support and iPad synchronization, or moving to iCloud. For business environments built exclusively on Mac OS X or for networks incorporating a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows based servers and workstations, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft professionals have the experience and depth to deal with the difficulty of planning, configuring and maintaining a network environment that is available, secure, fast and able to achieve your company's business goals.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the proven security capabilities of Microsoft ISA Server and provides a centrally administered web gateway that acts as a single-server solution for a variety of security features such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, reputation services, Virtual Private Network control, plus HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting capabilities, allows customized reports generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual server to cut costs and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can help you to plan and carry out pilot and production implementations; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway to operate on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also help you to upgrade economically to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway from ISA Server.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security professionals. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance specialists offer support for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation including auditing network security mechanisms, event handling, intrusion detection, web application security and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Progent can help your business to plan for, implement, and operate Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to upgrade efficiently to Configuration Manager 2012 from an older device and application management platform or help you to enhance your existing SCCM 2012 ecosystem to accommodate your evolving business requirements. In addition, Progent can help you to create a software foundation that takes full advantage of SCCM by delivering expertise with associated Microsoft platforms including Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services, and IIS.
Progentís Wireless Site Survey helps you to design and implement a Wi-Fi wireless network adapted to your facilities, offering you a wireless solution that delivers the coverage, performance, load-handling capability, QoS, security, and roaming ability your company requires. Progent's Wireless Site Survey services are available either as an affordable remote service or as a more detailed onsite service.
Progent's certified professionals can help you to assess the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create test systems and migration strategies, optimize your network infrastructure for local, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT management, staff, develop a corporate-wide security plan, streamline network management, help with creating applications, and build and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent provides fault tolerant load balancing support covering network load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content delivery technology including Cisco Content Engine. fault tolerant load balancing technologies for which Progent can provide consulting expertise include Windows 2003 Server Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Metaframe and Presentation Server, Cisco Content Services Switch, Cisco Distributed Director and Cisco CDN Software, and F5 Networks BIG-IP.
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 provides IM, Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop sharing, as well as VoIP and public switched telephone network voice communication. Microsoft Lync 2010 can extend the functionality of Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office or Office 365 and simplify administration via integration with Windows AD. Lync 2010 can also reduce capital and operational costs by eliminating Voice-over-IP hardware and subscription fees, PBX systems, or legacy teleconferencing solutions. Progent's certified IM and Presence consultants can provide online and on-premises support services to help you to manage and troubleshoot your current Lync Server 2010 deployment or evaluate the advantages of migrating from Lync to Skype for Business, which is the new version of the product. Progent can also assist you to design and carry out a smooth Skype for Business upgrade.
Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better professional by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers this promise by attracting the best professional talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system architecture, using custom application tools to deliver the maximum level of service, and by streamlining our business models for finding and retaining customers.
Cisco's security and remote access technology for small to mid-size businesses represent a full array of manageable security products to help you protect your entire network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, and VPN access concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can help your company to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that align best with your corporate objectives.
Cisco's wireless IP phones are hardened Wi-Fi devices intended for professionals who are mobile within office, hospitality, health-care or other venues where management requires user endpoints that offer more administrative control, security and durability than is achievable with the BYOD style of workplace communications. Successful integration of Cisco's wireless IP phones usually requires that you set up and fine tune many components of your wireless infrastructure including access points, switches, Cisco wireless LAN controllers, and management software. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants offer online and onsite assistance to help you build and administer a Cisco wireless IP phone deployment by delivering services that can range from troubleshooting the set up of a wireless VoIP phone or AP to providing project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the wireless infrastructure of a campus.
Progent offers the support of a senior consultant with years of experience configuring, managing, and upgrading immersive telepresence systems from leading suppliers including Cisco, TANDBERG, Polycom, LifeSize, and Radvision. Progent's consultants can work with your internal network management group, your ISP, and your video conferencing platform vendor to help your company increase the business value of your telepresence ecosystem.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless consultants can help your organization to evaluate the advantages of using Catalyst Wi-Fi controllers to manage wireless deployments of any size. Progent can help you to maintain and debug your existing wireless environment or help you plan and carry out an efficient migration from earlier generation wireless controllers to modern models.
Progent's certified wireless networking experts can assist organizations of any size to plan, implement, manage and repair Cisco Aironet Wi-Fi AP solutions to provide the throughput, range, capacity, scale, security and ease of management needed for transparent connectivity between wireless and wired network infrastructure. Progent offers efficient remote and onsite consulting services for both end-of-life and new-generation 802.11ac Aironet access points and Progent can assist your business plan and maintain wireless solutions that include indoor and outdoor Aironet access points.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security technologies of Microsoft ISA Server and offers a centrally managed web gateway that acts as a one-server platform for a variety of security features such as an multi-layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN management, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting capabilities, allows custom reporting powered by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be operated as a virtual server to lower expenses and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help your company to design and execute pilot and production deployments; integrate Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008 R2, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to operate on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing support and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help you to upgrade smoothly to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Cisco has developed a full product line of routers including appliances built to deliver the protection, bandwidth, and availability required by customers ranging from small offices to worldwide enterprises. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, transparent failover, and redundant power for improved reliability and network availability. Progent can show you how to select and integrate Cisco routers to establish a reliable infrastructure for your IT system and to make it economical to grow as you add new users, start new offices, install new services, extend your network to clients and partners, and manage a more mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a variety of routers powered by the Cisco IOS platform, such as the Cisco 800 series of small office VPN routers, Cisco 1800 and 2800 ISR routers, Cisco 1900 and 2900 Generation 2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for WAN edge applications, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for the network core, as well as legacy 3600 and 3700 Series Routers.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer small and medium sized businesses consulting services for Microsoft Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Internet Security and Acceleration Servers include an advanced application-layer aware firewall that can secure your business system from attack by external and internal threats. Forefront TMG and ISA Server perform thorough inspection of Internet protocols such as HTTP, which allows these products to uncover many attacks that can get by ordinary firewalls. The integrated firewall and VPN structure of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server permit stateful filtering and inspection of all VPN streams. ISA Servers are the centerpiece of Microsoft's network security strategy, and Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security consultants can help you strengthen your network protection through experienced planning and integration of Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you to deploy Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010, maintain any version of ISA Server, or migrate from ISA Server environments to Microsoft Forefront TMG.
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is a low-cost service centered on a brief interview with a Progent backup/recovery expert. The fact-finding interview is intended to help assess your company's ability either to defend against ransomware or recover quickly from a ransomware attack. Progent will consult with you personally to collect information concerning your existing AV defense and backup/recovery system, and Progent will then deliver a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report document describing how you can apply industry best practices to build an efficient security and backup system that reduces your vulnerability to a ransomware attack and meets your business requirements.
Progent can provide affordable online access to an authorized Oracle DBA consultant or an Oracle software developer. Progent can provide comprehensive database administration services for any version of Oracle including 10g and 11g and can also assist you to design, create, update, or troubleshoot Oracle applications based on SQL and PL/SQL stored procedure programming language. Progent also offers support for Data Guard replication technologies and Oracle Database Resource Manage.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants provide a range of support services for Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains. Microsoft Dynamics GP is a Microsoft accounting package and corporate management solution built, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the expandable and popular foundation of Microsoft Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010, the latest edition of Microsoft financial software in the Dynamics GP line, offers an affordable solution for controlling and combining finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, customer relationships, and HR. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains is easy to install and integrate, and with its modular approach you can purchase only the functions you currently need, with the ability to add users and enlarge functionality in the future. Progentís Dynamics GP Software support engineers can help you deploy, configure and manage Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 as well as earlier versions of Dynamics GP.
Progent's certified professionals offer technical help and network consulting expertise for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, and for the complete line of Microsoft Servers. Progent's upgrade, integration, administration, and support expertise for Microsoft Exchange Server include system design, installation, documentation, local and remote troubleshooting, Help Desk outsourcing, certified security evaluation, and full-service network management outsourcing.
Progentís staff of Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified consultants average more than a decade of real-world professional experience, at the front lines of network support, executing a wide range of IT tasks for a large mix of customers. Each Progent consultant shares a proven set of personal best practices which are incorporated into company-wide leading practices standards that Progent teaches its consulting team. This means that you get not only world-class IT help, but also a consultant with field-tested approaches for using technical knowledge to repair real-world network problems quickly.