Expanding your telecommuter workforce may have a significant impact on network architecture, security/compliance, and corporate workflows. Progent has 20 years of experience assisting SMBs to plan, deploy, administer, tune, and debug IT networks that support work-from-home employees. Progent can assist your Downers Grove company to pick the appropriate tools and follow best practices in creating and operating a secure virtual office solution for teleworkers that facilitates teamwork and returns top value. Progent can provide support services ranging from as-needed guidance for helping you over occasional technical roadblocks to full project management or co-management to help you carry out business-critical tasks.

Progent can help Downers Grove, Illinois organizations to succeed with any facet of building a high-performing work-from-home environment by delivering network infrastructure design and configuration services, IP voice expertise, voice/video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, cloud connectivity, helpdesk services, security and compliance, data protection solutions, and centralized management.

Data Protection for Telecommuters
The field of Data Protection covers backing up and recovering critical information so as to prevent data loss and minimize restoration time and effort in the event of storage system failures due to hardware breakdowns, software glitches, operator error, cyber attack, or other causes. Reliable data protection strategies can be particularly difficult to design and manage in hybrid networks that combine private data centers, cloud resources, and an at-home workforce.

  • Backup/Recovery solutions for at-home workers must address multiple types of user-owned endpoints. Progent offers quick online access to experts familiar with a broad array of platforms for protection Windows, Apple and Linux/UNIX servers and desktop computers as well as laptops, iOS and Android tablets and handhelds. Popular backup/recovery solutions supported by Progent's data protection experts include Barracuda Backup, Microsoft Azure Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, CrashPlan, Retrospect, and Time Machine. To protect resources spread across a wide area network, Progent offers ProSight Data Protection Services, a backup/recovery service that uses cloud storage and features granular restore and centralized management capabilities.
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) strategies commonly envision scenarios that require a rapid switch to a work-at-home environment. Progent's senior disaster recovery planning consultants and business continuity planning specialists can help you to develop, document and test a DR/BC plan that addresses the logistics of moving to telecommuting.

Contact Progent for At-Home Worker Expertise
To get in touch with Progent about creating and managing a productive telecommuter solution for your Downers Grove, Illinois business, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.