Progent can assist your business to plan and execute an efficient migration from a Sun Solaris-based IT environment to a network powered by Microsoft Windows and suited for running Microsoft's familiar office productivity software, business applications, and software development platforms. Progent's Solaris, Windows and Cisco engineers and application specialists can assist you to guard your information and reduce business disruption by designing an effective migration strategy that preserves your existing investments in Sun Solaris application and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration support expertise offered by Progent include analysis of current infrastructure, transition planning and testing, Microsoft Exchange migration services, information and application software migration, and server and storage transition and economization.
Progent offers the part-time or temporary assistance of a seasoned CIO to offer a broad perspective to assist your company select and support IT technology to match your present situation and that can serve as a firm basis for your growth. Progent's part-time or temporary CIO services provide financial leverage to companies who want to maximize the impact of their network expenditures but who are unable or hesitant to add one more high-level position to their full-time staff. Since Progent is vendor-neutral, with a sizable staff of consultants certified to support all leading operating systems and networking technologies plus a wide range and business software, Progent is in a unique position to provide objective advice along with expert technical support for building and maintaining IT systems that match the special needs of your business.
SQL Server 2014 includes major enhancements in critical areas such as performance, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that operates transparently with all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing (DWH), and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient online and on-premises services including planning, deployment, management, troubleshooting, and application development services to help organizations of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
SQL Server 2016 introduces significant improvements in speed, capacity, security and compliance, high-availability, mobile computing support, and built-in analytics and reporting. New features include PolyBase for processing SQL and NoSQ files in one appliance for big data applications, Jason integration, Row-level Security, Mobile Report Publisher, and seamless control over local and cloud operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote and onsite expertise to assist organizations of any size to configure, administer or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft products such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange, SharePoint Server, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and SCOM.
Progent’s Microsoft certified experts offer a range of consulting services for Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains). Dynamics GP/Great Plains is a financial and ERP platform built, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the scalable and popular platform of Microsoft Windows technology. Dynamics GP provides a cost-effective tool for controlling and combining accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, and human resources. Dynamics GP is simple to install and integrate, and with its segmented design you can purchase only the functions you currently require, with the ability to expand clients and enlarge functionality in the future. Progent’s Dynamics GP/Great Plains support engineers can help you install, customize and manage the current version of Microsoft Dynamics GP or upgrade efficiently from an older release.
Exchange Server 2013 incorporates major improvements to the capabilities of Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful innovations as well as a revamped architecture. These enhancements affect key IT areas including manageability, availability, compliance, operational costs, teamwork, extensibility, performance, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's certified Exchange 2013 consulting experts can assist your organization to understand the potential advantages of migrating to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, design an efficient test and rollout plan, and train your IT staff to manage your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent also offers ongoing remote consulting and support and management services for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.
Progent's Microsoft engineers offer in-depth expertise in deploying, using and debugging any edition of Project Server and can deliver a broad variety of affordable online consulting services based on industry best practices to assist organizations of any size to receive all the benefits of this powerful platform. Support services offered by Progent include system design, installation and migration, strategies for safe file and status sharing among onsite and remote or mobile users, network optimization, and specialized online training classes.
Altaro VM Backup provides small businesses a dependable and budget-friendly solution for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be used for local, offsite, multi-site, and cloud architectures and also supports low-cost cloud backup to Azure Block Blob storage. Top capabilities include industry-leading inline deduplication to reduce backup storage requirements, Continuous Data Protection with backup intervals as little as five minutes for reducing your Recovery Point Objective (RPO), military-grade encryption, item-level restore capability for individual files and emails, extensive support for Windows Server CSV and for vCenter for managing larger deployments, and the ability to leverage Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) to back up online virtual machines with zero downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and offers a broad range of services to assist you to design, deploy, optimize and troubleshoot a backup/restore system based on Altaro VM Backup.
Progent can assist your business in any and all phases of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2016 such as designing HA system topology for a local, cloud-based or hybrid environment; CAL licensing requirements for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2+; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V design; determining storage requirements for your virtual machines (VMs), databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing for high-availability client access services; planning, setting up and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; integration with SharePoint; updating the firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more performance than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist your company to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help you to plan, configure, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent's Jabber consultants can provide online or on-premises support to assist businesses of any size to plan, deploy, maintain, upgrade or debug Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified Communications Manager ecosystems. Progent can provide in-depth support for the products, technologies and services that make up creating an end-to-end Jabber solution including Cisco network appliances and management software, Microsoft 365 applications, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones, SIP interfaces, WiFi networks, cyber security, cloud integration, telepresence systems, PBX products, business continuity, and the many other components of a cohesive collaboration ecosystem.
Barracuda Backup is an affordable, subscription-based backup and disaster recovery platform for small and mid-size businesses. A Barracuda Backup solution can include a custom-designed hardware appliance built by Barracuda or a software-based appliance with similar functionality but which uses your existing storage hardware. Barracuda Backup safeguards vital business data produced locally, at one or more remote sites, or in the cloud. For disaster recovery, you can replicate data to the Barracuda Cloud, to Amazon AWS, or to any site with a Barracuda appliance. Progent is a Barracuda partner and Progent's Barracuda Backup consulting experts can provide a wide range of consulting support services to help you to plan, configure, operate and repair a BDR system based on Barracuda Backup.
Dynamics GP 2015 R2 (formerly Great Plains) features a revamped design that improves cloud integration, works with popular smart phones and tablets, permits single sign-on with Microsoft Azure AD, and tightens security and compliance. Dynamics 2015 R2 also simplifies management reporting, incorporates nine new Workflows, extends the Web Client, and delivers over 100 enhancements to its library of applications. Progent's Microsoft-certified and Cisco-certified consultants offer the broad knowledge and experience to resolve the many technical and business issues involved with upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can assist your organization to perform an efficient migration that will optimize the return on your investment in this powerful product.
Progent's certified relational database developers offer small and midsize businesses online DBA and programming services for popular database platforms including MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Microsoft Access. Consulting support offered by Progent include installation and integration, application design and programming, management services, replication and synchronization strategies, capacity planning, tuning, data migration, security and compliance, backup and recovery options, troubleshooting, and webinar training.
If your business computer system combines Solaris technology with MS Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your servers into a cohesive environment that allows all your operating systems to coexist for easy administration, seamless dataflow, high dependability, enhanced throughput, and tight security. Progent's Solaris and Windows integration assistance services include IT architecture integration and support, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and management, online technical support and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Helpdesk services.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have long backgrounds with Internet Security and Acceleration Server developing ISA Server-based security solutions for IT networks with many offices, remote workers, and mission-critical web applications. Progent's ISA Firewall consultants can assist your company in planning and implementing a configuration of ISA Server 2000 or ISA 2004 Server that meets your network protection requirements without overly restricting your network productivity. Progent's consulting professionals can help you migrate from Microsoft Proxy Server from ISA 2000 Server to ISA 2004 Enterprise Edition Server, Microsoft ISA 2004 Standard Edition Server, or any up-to-date editions of ISA Server.
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Cisco has developed an extensive product line of routers that includes routers built to provide the security, bandwidth, and availability demanded by organizations from small offices to global enterprises. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, transparent failthrough, and redundant power for improved fault tolerance and network availability. Progent can show you how to choose and integrate Cisco routers to establish a reliable infrastructure for your network and to make it economical to expand as you support new users, start new offices, install new services, extend your network to customers and partners, and manage a more mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a variety of routers powered by Cisco's IOS operating system, including Cisco's 800 series of small business VPN routers, Cisco 1800 and 3800 ISR routers, Cisco 1900 and 4000 G2 ISR routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for WAN edge environments, CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
Progent's Microsoft-Premier SQL consultants can provide an array of support services to help small businesses to design, implement, administer, and repair Microsoft SQL 2008 solutions in order to gain the optimum strategic benefit from this advanced database management technology. In addition, Progent can provide expertise for network architecture, enterprise-wide security, and application development to optimize the strategic benefit of your IT network.
Progent utilizes the Flexential Tampa colocation center primarily to deliver private cloud hosting services. Progent has a team of IT consultants located in the Tampa area, and Progent also offers online expertise from Progent's countrywide team of Microsoft-certified consultants, Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers, CISM and CISSP-certified security experts, Hyper-V and VMware specialists, and veteran DRBC planning experts. Progent can also assist you to design and carry out a move to the Flexential data center with services like designing system configuration, specifying hardware components, system configuration and testing, troubleshooting, setting up online management, and training your network support team.
Progent's Microsoft consultants offer in-depth support in implementing, operating and troubleshooting all versions of Project, Project Server, and Microsoft Project Online and can deliver a broad range of affordable online consulting services following proven best practices to help businesses of all sizes to receive all the benefits of this powerful project management solution. Consulting support available from Progent include solution design, installation and migration, setting up safe file and status sharing among onsite and offsite users, network infrastructure optimization, and specialized webinar training.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can help you to test Windows 7 to confirm application compatibility and to determine its speed and stability running with your applications. Progent's consultants can also show you how to evaluate the potential business advantages of moving to Windows 7. If Windows 7 makes sense for your business strategy, Progent can help you to design and implement a non-disruptive migration to Microsoft Windows 7 from a previous version of Microsoft Windows.
Progent offers nationwide online technical support and consulting services for companies that operate Apple Mac OS X environments or whose IT systems feature a combination of Apple macOS and Mac OS X with Microsoft Windows technology. Progent's experts offer Apple macOS and Mac OS X users a range of IT services such as desktop support, upgrading to the latest edition of OS X from legacy editions of macOS and Mac OS X, plus expertise with Apple macOS and OS X application software. Progent can also help your business with Apple iPhone and Apple iPad integration and management, or migrating to iCloud services. Remote technical support offers optimum return for your IT budget by extending client efficiency and shortening the time billed for computer analysis and repair. Sophisticated online access tools and skilled service specialists and consultants combine to enable Progent to handle most network issues without squandering time and money by going to your site. In the vast majority of situations your network issues can be dealt with by telephone or via a combination of phone support and online network analysis. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE network experts and CISM and CISSP premier security specialists to assist with the most difficult system problems.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide a variety of consulting services to assist organizations of any size to install, administer, and support IT systems that incorporate workstations, notebooks, tablets, or Windows phones based on Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's experienced project managers can assist to design and configure testing labs to assess Microsoft Windows 8.1 and plan and execute Windows 8.1 deployment projects based on proven methodologies.
Progent is among the most qualified information technology consulting firms for creating email and messaging solutions powered by Exchange 2000 Server. Progent specializes in helping small companies get all the benefits of Microsoft Exchange 2000 under common situations such as updating from Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 administration.
Small to middle size companies can now get all the benefits of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager and also have quick access to Progent’s Microsoft Premier network consulting professionals. With Progent's affordably priced IT service programs, small and midsize organizations can select a basic System Center Operations Manager-based co-sourcing package with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online service or a comprehensive 24x7 outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in Operations Manager 2007 to provide small company information systems enterprise-class reliability, security, and productivity.
Cisco's PIX 500 Series firewalls have reached end of life and Cisco may no longer offer support these legacy devices. Progent continues to offer technical assistance for Cisco's PIX firewalls to help you with management and troubleshooting and Progent can also help you determine whether to migrate to the latest firewall technology from Cisco. Progent's Cisco-certified specialists can help your company plan and carry out an efficient migration to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls based on industry best practices.
Progent's Microsoft-certified information technology experts can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting services to help businesses of all sizes to plan and implement an efficient upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 based on a local, cloud, or hybrid architecture. Progent can assist you to assess the business benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any aspect of designing, configuring, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can help you to take advantage of the many new high-availability and security capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard and Remote Credential Guard, Just In Time (JIT) Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine load balancing, Storage Replica, plus multi-domain clusters.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting experts can help your organization to determine the value of Microsoft Exchange 2010 for your business and can help you to design and implement a smooth upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 from Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007 Server that will provide fast payback by increasing your productivity, cutting the cost of hardware and service, streamlining management, and consolidating your key communications platforms.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Exchange Server 2007 migration plan that minimizes productivity disruption, reduces ongoing service demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complex multi-server or multi-site migrations, Progent offers the background to finish your project rapidly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 support, repair, and design services include expertise with the integration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server and the creation of unified messaging implementations powered by Exchange 2007 Server.
Progent's CISM-certified security staff can help you protect your Apple Mac environment through professional support offerings such as performing security audits, recovery from virus and denial of service penetrations, setting up firewalls, implementing safe remote and mobile connectivity, installing automated software for protection against viruses, spam, and malware, and developing a comprehensive security plan adapted for the specific objectives of your corporate information system.
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff employees such as solutions-driven Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers; connectivity experts with Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. We are also looking for workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP or CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Progent works with independent consultants who have proven knowledge and field experience in high-demand information technology areas outside our main service concentration. Progent's Experts Group employs independent consultants who offer consulting and development support for mission-critical applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in technologies such as telecom, web development, EDI, eCommerce, or database management. Independent consultants premier by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small business networks.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting experts can assist your organization to determine the value of Exchange 2010 for your business and can help you to plan and carry out a smooth migration to Exchange 2010 from Exchange 2003 or Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 that will provide fast ROI by increasing your workers' efficiency, cutting the cost of equipment and support, simplifying management, and consolidating your vital communications technologies.
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools from SentinelOne to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks.
Progent provided a wireless networking solution that allowed a school to improve productivity and avoid the ongoing costs of a dedicated wireline connection. Progent recommended a Proxim Tsunami wireless 60Mbps bridge. The low-cost building-to-building Proxim wireless bridge is designed for connecting remote sites up to 2.5 miles apart and can reach even greater ranges. This wireless alternative offered improved bandwidth and dependability than recourse to amplifying the 802.11b wireless connection, and because it utilizes the 5.8Ghz spectrum it offered immunity to outside interference.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking experts can provide online and on-premises consulting and troubleshooting services to assist your organization to design, install, administer, optimize, and repair wireless networks that incorporate Cisco's Meraki access points. Progent's experts can also help you to plan and implement hybrid networks that integrate local and cloud-based services and that deliver seamless connectivity, advanced security and compliance, streamlined management, and dependable performance for all your mobile and desktop devices.
Progent can provide affordable online and on-premises support to help businesses to migrate any part of their critical network infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save management hassle and equipment expense and allow access to Google's state-of-the-art AI and machine learning technology. Progent can help you with every aspect of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, architectural design, pilot testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, licensing management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Progent’s IT outsourcing packages provide budget-friendly network support for small businesses. Whether it involves designing system architecture, creating an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying an updated e-mail system, monitoring your network, or building a web-based eCommerce application, outsourcing your IT engineering services can contain costs and minimize uncertainties, permitting IT service budgets to grow in a more linear and manageable manner than is possible by building up a bulky, all-purpose in-house IT organization. Progent’s Outsourcing White Paper and flyers explain how Progent can enable you to create a secure and highly available network foundation for your critical business software based on Microsoft Windows including Office XP, Microsoft Office 2003, and Office 2000.
Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer an end-to-end service desk solution that manages all facets of online desktop technical support from service requests through trouble ticket generation, remote desktop control, progress tracking, problem resolution, and reporting. Help Desk services are offered at a substantial discount off Progent's normal Level 1 desktop support rates, and Progent offers the option of rapid as-needed escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to resolve challenging problems.
Progent's temporary IT staffing services allow you to respond to the need for network professionals without incurring the expense and delays that come with vetting and recruiting experienced technical help and without adding to your permanent workforce.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall experts can show you how to integrate, maintain, and tune SonicWall firewall/VPN devices including the newer SonicWall TZ and NSa Series of firewalls and the legacy SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch products. Progent's CISSP and GIAC-certified cybersecurity consultants can show you how to incorporate SonicWall firewalls into an end-to-end network protection solution and build security into your business processes.
E-Mail Guard represents a complete solution for blocking spam and virus attacks. E-Mail Guard addresses the protection and management of company email by offering continually improved spam and virus blocking, policy management, content testing, and defense against email-borne DHA and Distributed Denial of Service attacks. E-Mail Guard also features monitoring, management and analysis utilities as well as outbound email testing to let you repair your e-mail environment and specify and enforce company security policy.
Progent offers consulting services for WatchGuard Firewall security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM lines of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can help you choose, deploy, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall product that fits your network security needs and budget. Progent can assist you to maintain legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or migrate smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent's Wireless Consulting Services provide a fast, economical way for businesses of any size to deploy, manage, monitor and repair cutting edge wireless connectivity solutions. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can show you how to plan and deploy appliances such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki wireless access points and wireless network controllers. For wireless email and web-based business applications, Progent can help with Apple IOS iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows phones and tablets.
Cisco's Small Business 100, 300 and 500 family of wireless access points are Linux-powered units designed as value-priced wireless solutions for small offices. Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi infrastructure experts can provide online or on-premises configuration and debugging services to help you to plan, implement, upgrade, tune, administer and troubleshoot Cisco Small Business Wi-Fi AP environments of any scale or topology.
Progent's Apple Mac experts can support the creative facets of Macintosh environments by providing consulting services and training in graphics, sound, and video. Progent's support professionals can provide help in a variety of Mac programs including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and After Effects. Progent can also assist you with special projects such as capturing or digitizing audio or video or setting up an audio/video production facility.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to prepare for, implement, and administer Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2012). Progent can help you to migrate smoothly to Configuration Manager 2012 from a legacy device management platform or help you to enhance your existing SCCM 2012 ecosystem to support your changing business requirements. In addition, Progent can help you to create an infrastructure that fully supports SCCM 2012 by providing expertise with related Microsoft platforms including Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Internet Information Services.
Progent's Linux consulting services offer small companies and developers support for administering and supporting Linux systems that operate with Microsoft-based networks. Progent offers your business contact with Linux consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISA and CISSP credentials. This broad array of experience offers you an easy one-stop consulting firm to help you create and maintain a secure and reliable mixed-platform network and communications solution that allows Linux and Microsoft coexistence by combining Microsoft Windows with major Linux variations including RedHat, SUSE Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu, PCLOS, fedora, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake/Mandriva, Debian-GNU, and Slackware Linux.
For large organizations, Progent can leverage in-house IT groups by offering extensive experience in deploying critical Microsoft and Cisco products. Progent's certified experts can provide Enterprise Active Directory help, Exchange Server 2010 integration, SharePoint expertise, and Microsoft SQL Server help. For the nationwide or global enterprise with branches, Progent can act as a seamless local supplement of enterprise IT management. Progent’s enterprise consulting services include corporate-wide security, online branch office support, system design, Sarbanes Oxley conformance, project management, and world-class support for multi-site office environments powered by Enterprise Windows 2000. Progent can offer on-site consultants and technicians to help with a site move or office move, or a network designer to assist with setting up or using an Internet Data Center or co-location site.