Expanding your at-home workforce may have a significant impact on network architecture, security/compliance, and company culture. Progent has 20 years of background assisting small and mid-size businesses to plan, deploy, manage, tune, and debug IT networks that support a remote workforce. Progent can help your Birmingham organization to select the right technologies and follow best practices in building and operating a secure virtual office solution for teleworkers that promotes teamwork and returns top value. Progent offers support services that go from as-needed guidance for helping you past challenging technical roadblocks to comprehensive project management or co-management to help you successfully complete mission-critical initiatives.

Progent can assist Birmingham, Alabama companies to with any facet of creating a high-functioning telecommuting environment by providing network infrastructure configuration services, IP voice expertise, voice/video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, cloud integration, Help Desk outsourcing, data security, data protection solutions, and centralized management.

Data Protection Solutions for Telecommuters
Data Protection covers saving and recovering critical data so as to prevent data loss and reduce restoration time and effort in the event of storage system failures resulting from hardware issues, programming glitches, user mistakes, malware, or other causes. Reliable data protection strategies can be particularly difficult to design and manage in hybrid environments that incorporate local data centers, cloud resources, and an at-home workforce.

  • Backup/Restore solutions for at-home workers must cover diverse types of user-owned endpoint devices. Progent offers fast online help from consultants familiar with a broad range of products for backing up Microsoft Windows, Apple and Linux/UNIX powered servers and desktops as well as laptops, tablets and handhelds. Popular backup/restore solutions supported by Progent's backup/recovery consultants include Barracuda Backup, Microsoft Azure Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, CrashPlan, Mozy, and Time Machine. To back up resources spread throughout a wide area network, Progent can provide ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a managed backup/recovery subscription service that utilizes cloud storage and features fine-grained recovery and unified management.
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) strategies commonly envision circumstances that call for a rapid switch to a work-at-home environment. Progent's senior disaster recovery planning consultants and business continuity planning consultants can assist your business to produce, document and validate a DR/BC plan that addresses the logistics of moving to telecommuting.

Contact Progent for Telecommuter Expertise
To get in touch with Progent about creating and maintaining a productive work-from-home environment for your Birmingham, Alabama organization, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.