Progent offers enterprise clients the help of a certified NetApp consultant for remote or onsite expertise for NetApp's complete line of SAN storage products including ONTAP and Clustered Data ONTAP (CDOT) data management, MetroCluster, FlexPod private cloud architecture, SnapMirror data replication, SnapVauly incremental backup, Virtual Storage Console (VSC) for VMware, MultiStore/vFiler for secure IP space separation, OnCommand Unified Manager Core, plus NetApp's All-Flash, Hybrid Flash, V-Series and N-Series storage products. Components of NetApp SAN storage technology supported by Progent include SAN architecture, hybrid-cloud integration, virtualization, migrations, transparent patching, storage management, security and compliance, disaster recovery, and remediation. Progent offers Tier 3 support to help you to take care of issues with NetApp SAN storage deployments efficiently based on best practices.
If your office computer system mixes Linux technology technology with MS Windows, Progent can show you how to integrate your servers into a unified environment that permits all your operating systems to run side by side for simple management, transparent dataflow, high availability, enhanced throughput, and strong security. Progent's Linux and Microsoft Windows coexistence support services feature network infrastructure integration and service, consulting for Windows services for UNIX, remote server monitoring and administration, remote network help and repair, on-site technical support, and Helpdesk support.
The current ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new installations. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist you to design, integrate, tune, administer and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent can assist your business to design an upgrade to Teams from Skype for Business and install, manage, and debug a cloud or mixed implementation of Microsoft Teams. Progent can help you to connect Teams with Office and Microsoft 365 apps, Exchange, SharePoint Online, and your phone infrastructure.
For custom application development, Progent can provide software design consultants to write line-of-business applications in areas such as commercial transaction webs, web site design, Microsoft Business Solutions packages such as Great Plains Software accounting system, and custom management reports based on Crystal Reports, Access Report, or FRx Reports. Progent's consultants can use Microsoft IIS to create custom eCommerce applications powered by Microsoft ASP.NET. In addition, Progent offers expertise in a wide range of custom program development platforms including SQL Server and Delphi. For made-to-order e-Commerce software, Progent also can provide specialists in custom Access, custom Visual Basic, custom Excel, and any other specialized programming powered by any Microsoft development platform.
Progent provides the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified IT consulting experts to offer clients affordable ways to help organizations optimize the value of Microsoft and Cisco products. For environments that range from remote offices to large corporations, Progent's network consultants can show you how to improve your information system's e-mail infrastructure, security, reliability, throughput, and IT administration.
Progent can help your business to plan and implement a smooth migration from a UNIX-powered IT environment to a network based on MS Windows and suited for supporting Microsoft's popular office productivity products, business applications, and developer platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and software development experts can help you guard your data and minimize productivity disruption by designing an effective migration plan that protects your existing investments in UNIX software and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows transition consulting services offered by Progent include evaluation of current environment, migration planning and testing, MS Exchange migration services, information and application porting, and processor and mass storage migration and economization.
Progent's Duo managed services utilize Cisco's Duo technology to defend against stolen passwords by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports one-tap identity confirmation on Apple iOS, Android, and other personal devices.
Progent's Technical Response Center offers national extended hours remote support for networks based on Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier support professionals provide after-hours telephone support and remote secure computer access to isolate and resolve network problems rapidly and economically. The scope of technical expertise represented by Progent's team of nationwide service engineers makes it possible to escalate even the most difficult network issues to appropriate specialists as needed. For urgent problems, the Technical Response Center endeavors to respond to your call for support within one hour.
Progent offers high availability load balancing consulting covering network load balancing, load balanced applications, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content dispatching products including F5 Networks 3DNS. non-stop load balancing vendors for which Progent can provide consulting expertise include Windows 2003 Server Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Access Suite and Presentation Server, Cisco CSS, Cisco Content Distribution Manager and LocalDirector 400 series, and F5 Networks BIG-IP.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in speed, scale, data security, availability, BOYD integration, plus integrated BI. Innovations include PolyBase for handling structured and unstructured files in one appliance for big data applications, R language support, Row-level Security, Mobile Report Publisher, and seamless control over local and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can deliver remote and on-premises expertise to assist businesses of all sizes to deploy, administer or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft products such as Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM).
Progent's Symantec experts can assist you to maintain legacy Symantec firewall and Symantec VPN appliances including the Raptor and Symantec VelociRaptor line or show you how to migrate to newer firewall/VPN technology. Progent can also help you design and implement a comprehensive security plan that can include firewall and VPN appliances and software, outsourced security and network protection services, server and application monitoring products, and documented policies and enforcement procedures. Progent has the expertise to be your one-stop resource for continuing technical support, maintenance, training, and security expertise.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates transparently with all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective online and onsite consulting services that include planning, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development expertise to enable businesses of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.
Progent's certified Windows Server 2022 consultants can help your company to design and carry out a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2022 using an on-premises network architecture or a hybrid deployment model that integrates cloud-based Windows Server Online with a datacenter-based installation of Windows Server 2022.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that records and organizes detailed documentation for all billed support activities. Unlike some freelance consultants or local support firms who offer scant documentation or specifics of tasks performed, every service delivered by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Every Progent consultant has use of the service reports sent by each consultant to every client. The practice of detailing and archiving service records results in more efficient support and eliminates a variety of common problems such as when a service client is effectively held captive to a consultant who won't let go of vital service information.
Progent can assist companies of all sizes to move all or part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can streamline network administration and reduce equipment investments. Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to evaluate the benefits and restrictions of different cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local apps and network infrastructure and ensure you avoid the common errors small companies make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can show you how to configure VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and build transparent backup services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN tunnels and to integrate iPhones and iPads and Google Android smartphones and tablets.
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Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server consulting experts have extensive backgrounds developing Microsoft-based security designs for IT networks with many locations, mobile workers, and mission-critical web-based applications. A Progent ISA Server consultant can help your small or mid-size company plan and implement a configuration of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that meets your information protection requirements without limiting your productivity.
Progent's CCIE-certified network infrastructure experts offer advanced support services for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (previously CallManager). Progent can assist your organization to integrate VoIP phones, create dial plans, configure SIP trunking and PSTN support, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and design UCS server high availability solutions.
If your business computer system mixes Linux technology platforms with MS Windows, Progent can assist you to integrate your servers into a unified environment that permits all your operating systems to run side by side for simple management, transparent information exchange, high dependability, enhanced performance, and tight security. Progent's Linux and Microsoft Windows integration support services feature network infrastructure integration and support, support for Windows services for UNIX, remote server monitoring and management, remote technical help and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Help Desk services.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite 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 safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.
Progent is a dealer and integrator for SentinelOne's Singularity product line, a subscription-based, cloud-first cyberthreat management solution that incorporates machine learning technology and advanced services to provide cutting-edge endpoint detection and response (EDR).
The sophistication and integration requirements of Microsoft Windows Servers calls for a network consulting firm with practical experience and in-depth knowledge in designing and integrating seamless, comprehensive business technology systems. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified experts, which averages over 10 years supporting Microsoft integration, assures you success configuring Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to align optimally with your business goals. Progent's consulting support can assist you with designing, deploying, managing, and troubleshooting Windows Server systems that maximize the productivity of your computer system. Progent's consultants can assist you with Microsoft Windows 2008 Server, Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2000 Server, or Windows NT Server as well as Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP and other desktop clients.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide budget-friendly remote consulting and technical support services for Microsoft Windows Server Essentials. Progent can provide full-service project management support to help you plan and execute a smooth migration from Microsoft Windows Server Essentials to Microsoft 365 and other Microsoft Online platforms and services.
Progent's Windows consultants can help organizations of all sizes to evaluate Windows 10 or to upgrade to Windows 10 from any earlier version of Windows. Online and on-premises evaluation and upgrade services for Microsoft Windows 10 provided by Progent's consultants include Return on Investment estimates, project supervision, application compatibility testing, test lab systems, virtualization architecture, Cloud and hybrid solutions, mobile device management and synchronization, telecommuter connectivity, security and compliance, automated provisioning and administration, infrastructure optimization, Wi-Fi support, disaster recovery planning, custom training for IT support personnel and users, and post-migration Call Center support services.
Progent can provide the cost-effective services of online Internet connectivity consultants to help your company to assess or update your Internet services so your Internet connectivity solution aligns with your business requirements. Support services available from Progent's engineers include assessment of your current bandwidth utilization, vendor and plan analysis and selection, network provisioning, and managing a smooth switchover to a new ISP and/or service arrangement. Network provisioning can include optimizing current routers and switches and configuring additional ones, setting up firewalls, and designing fault-tolerant Border Gateway Protocol architectures.
Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 is based on the powerful security capabilities of ISA Server 2006 and provides a centrally managed web gateway that delivers a single-server solution for an array of security features including an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, VPN control, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway provides comprehensive web security logging and reporting features, allows custom reporting generated by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to streamline authentication, and can be operated as a virtual server to lower costs and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can assist you to design and carry out pilot and production implementations; interface Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint 2010; set up Forefront Threat Management Gateway to operate on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist you to upgrade smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
ProSight Reporting is an expanding suite of in-depth reporting plug-ins designed to integrate with the industry's leading ticketing and remote network monitoring applications such as ConnectWise Manage, ConnectWise Automate, Customer Thermometer, Auvik, and SentinelOne.
Progent offers two low-cost service packages intended to enable small companies to receive an independent network security evaluation from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs an extensive test of your network from beyond your company firewall to uncover potential weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized computer inside your firewall to uncover your exposure to inside threats. Both security inventory packages are configured and executed from a protected remote site.
Progent's certified SQL Server 2019 experts can assist you to assess the advantages for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can provide rapid online or onsite access to consulting experts in solution planning and deployment, software development, database administration, and cybersecurity.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner and has earned special competencies that include Advanced Infrastructure Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners are the most successful organizations who earn the top customer endorsement and enjoy the tightest working relationship with Microsoft. The understanding, capabilities, and dedication needed to earn the status of Microsoft Certified Partner benefits Progent's customers by allowing Progent to provide your company more complete technical solutions for your IT system.
Progent's professionals provide expertise in multiple disciplines relevant to mobile networking including system topology, Activesync, wireless protection, wireless e-mail, Windows Mobile, Research in Motion Blackberry, and wireless application programming. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified professionals can save your business time and money by applying their wireless experience to show you how to select and configure wireless connectivity technologies that fit the needs of your business. Progent can also tune your IT infrastructure so that mobile handhelds perform better.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a major performance boost compared to Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer unified control of advanced security features like application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can help you to design and carry out an efficient upgrade to Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's from ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and show you how to enhance Firepower firewalls with Cisco's security services to create and centrally manage network ecosystems that span branch offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent's Cisco certified Wi-Fi experts can provide economical remote and on-premises support for end-of-life and modern Wave 2 Aironet Wi-Fi access points (APs) and Progent can assist you to design and manage wireless environments that include indoor and outdoor/industrial Aironet access points.
Progent's ProSight portfolio of managed IT services are intended to provide organizations who have minimal internal network support staffs with low-cost access to world-class management tools and consulting expertise. Advantages of the ProSight catalog of managed IT services include fixed network maintenance expenses, automation of common management tasks, continual absorption of the latest information technology, smooth transition from legacy technology to current solutions, close fit between information technology with strategic objectives, guidance from veteran network consultants, and freeing up management to concentrate on business issues instead of ever-changing computer technology.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer online and on-premises consulting services for organizations of any size to assess the costs/benefits of migrating to Microsoft Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any version of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help your business to design an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; integrate Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office or Microsoft 365; set up HA solutions; connect Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and integrate other communication platforms like Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified information security consultants can assist you design and validate a security strategy for your Skype for Business deployment that meets government and industry requirements.
Progent provides customized remote instruction for popular desktop apps and environments such as Office and Microsoft 365 Excel, Word, Access and Visio plus Acrobat Writer, Adobe Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Microsoft Windows 10 and 8.1. Remote training offers the benefits of traditional physical classroom seminars, such as instant interaction between students and trainers, but avoids the costs of transportation and the challenge of trying to accommodate the availability of many students. Available to individuals or groups of all sizes, Progent's virtual training allows the instructor to conduct the class from an online office while the students can be dispersed throughout an office or all over the the U.S. Live online instruction utilizes powerful learning aids such as virtual white boards, real-time questions, and collaborative applications. Classes can be brief and targeted to specialized topics or longer in time and broader in coverage.
Progent's Check Point firewall consultants can help you design, deploy, and administer firewall environments built around Check Point Software Next Generation firewalls and Check Point's subscription-based security services. Progent can also assist you maintain older Check Point firewall models or migrate smoothly to Check Point's next-generation firewalls.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 2000 Server consultants offer network help and information technology consulting services for the complete family of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers, Windows 2000 Server, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server. Progent's Microsoft Windows Server 2000 configuration, optimization, and support offerings include network planning, deployment, project management, local and remote technical support, Help Desk outsourcing, expert security consulting, turn-key outsourcing, and economical co-sourcing.
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, mobile devices, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help you to set up and verify a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware.
Progent can help companies of any size to migrate any part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT administration and reduce equipment investments. Microsoft Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the benefits and limitations of different cloud networking architectures supported by Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local applications and resources and ensure that you avoid the typical mistakes small organizations make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can help you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, use VHD storage with Azure Storage, manage user identity with Azure Active Directory, and automate backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also show you how to prepare firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and also to manage iPhones and iPads and Android handhelds.
Altaro VM Backup from Hornetsecurity offers small and mid-size businesses a dependable and budget-friendly platform for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-powered VMs. Altaro VM Backup can be used for local, offsite, distributed, and cloud environments and also supports low-cost cloud backup to Microsoft Azure storage. Top capabilities include state-of-the-art inline deduplication to cut backup storage needs, Continuous Data Protection with backup intervals as short as five minutes for minimizing your Recovery Point Objective (RPO), military-grade encryption, granular recovery options for individual files and emails, support for Windows Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV) and VMware vCenter for managing large-scale environments, and the ability to leverage Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service to back up live VMs without downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and can provide a broad array of services to help you to plan, deploy, optimize and troubleshoot a backup and disaster recovery solution based on Altaro VM Backup.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create pilot systems and rollout strategies, tune your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-location, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, train your IT management, staff, create an enterprise-wide security strategy, automate IT administration, assist with application development, and generate and validate a DR/BC plan.
SQL Server 2014 includes significant improvements in key areas including performance, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that works transparently across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver efficient online and on-premises consulting services including system design, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development expertise to help organizations of all sizes to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.
Progent's consultants offer Apple macOS and Mac OS X users a variety of services such as desktop support, Apple macOS and OS X consulting, Apple Mac integration with Windows environments, Microsoft Entourage and Exchange Server help, security services, and one-on-one training. Progent can assist businesses to migrate to macOS from Mac OS X or other earlier editions of Apple Mac OS X and Progent can provide help with macOS and Mac OS X applications. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also help you with Apple iPhone support and iPad management, or moving to Apple's iCloud. For computer environments based solely on macOS or OS X or for networks with a mix of Mac, Linux and Windows based servers and desktops, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft professionals have the experience and depth to deal with the difficulty of designing, configuring and supporting a network infrastructure that is available, secure, fast and able to achieve your organization's business goals.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progent's server and desktop remote monitoring service that incorporates state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) techniques to keep your IT system operating at peak levels by tracking the health of vital assets that drive your information system. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers an issue, an alert is sent immediately to your specified IT personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so that all potential problems can be resolved before they have a chance to disrupt productivity.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to maintain System Center 2007 Configuration Manager to streamline administration, enhance security, and increase worker output by ensuring that operating systems and applications are always up to date, managing product licenses, and monitoring resource usage profiles to help you make informed purchasing choices. When you are ready to update your SCCM 2007 configuration management solution, Progent can assist you to plan and carry out a smooth move to SCCM 2012.
Progent can help your organization to prepare for, deploy, and operate Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to migrate smoothly to SCCM 2012 from an older change management platform or help you to enhance your current SCCM 2012 ecosystem to accommodate your evolving IT requirements. In addition, Progent can assist you to build an infrastructure that extracts the most value from SCCM by delivering expertise with related Microsoft technologies including Active Directory Domain Services, Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Internet Information Services.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, rebranded Skype for Business, allows organizations of all sizes to build a centrally managed and protected communications ecosystem that supports the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing model with IM, presence, audio/video and web conferencing with application sharing, as well as IP-based and PSTN telephony enabled for a broad range of desktop and handheld endpoints. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync 2013 experts and network architects can assist your company to assess the advantages of Lync 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-resident (with Lync Online) or mixed topology appropriate for your present and future plans, implement Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and deliver live online and on-premises training to your IT team and users. Progent has in-depth expertise in key components of a Lync Server 2013 deployment that include Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can help you to combine Lync Server 2013 with key Microsoft Office and Microsoft 365 applications such as Outlook clients and PowerPoint.