Enlarging your remote workforce may have a significant effect on IT infrastructure, security, and company processes. Progent has two decades of experience assisting SMBs to design, configure, administer, optimize, and debug IT networks that incorporate a remote workforce. Progent can assist your Birmingham company to pick the right tools and adhere to best practices in creating and operating a secure virtual solution for telecommuters that promotes teamwork and delivers top business value. Progent offers services that go from as-needed guidance for getting you over challenging IT roadblocks to comprehensive project management or co-management to help you successfully complete business-critical initiatives.

Progent can assist Birmingham, Alabama businesses to succeed with any aspect of creating a high-functioning work-from-home environment by providing network infrastructure design and configuration services, VoIP PBX expertise, voice/video conferencing integration, collaboration platform selection and deployment, cloud connectivity, helpdesk outsourcing, endpoint security, data protection solutions, and streamlined management.

Data Protection for Remote Workers
Data Protection covers backing up and recovering vital information so as to prevent data loss and minimize recovery time in the event of storage system failures resulting from equipment issues, software glitches, human error, malware, or other causes. Reliable data protection strategies can be especially challenging to architect and manage in hybrid environments that combine in-house data centers, cloud resources, and an at-home workforce.

  • Backup/Recovery strategies for remote workers must address multiple types of personally owned endpoints. Progent offers fast remote access to experts familiar with a broad array of products for protection Windows, Apple and Linux/UNIX servers and desktop computers as well as notebooks, tablets and handhelds. Popular backup/recovery products maintained by Progent's data protection experts include Barracuda Backup, Microsoft Azure Backup, DoubleTake Software, Acronis Backup and Recovery, Mozy, and Time Machine. To back up data distributed across a hybrid network, Progent can provide ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a managed backup/recovery subscription service that utilizes cloud storage and includes fine-grained restore and unified management capabilities.
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) strategies often envision scenarios that require a quick changeover to telecommuting. Progent's senior disaster recovery planning consultants and business continuity planning specialists can help your business to develop, document and test a DR/BC plan that includes the logistics of switching to telecommuting.

Contact Progent for Telecommuter Support Services
To get in touch with Progent about building and maintaining a productive telecommuter solution for your Birmingham, Alabama organization, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.