Enlarging your at-home workforce may have a significant effect on network architecture, security/compliance, and corporate culture. Progent has 20 years of experience helping small and mid-size businesses to design, deploy, manage, tune, and debug IT environments that support a remote workforce. Progent can assist your Beverly Hills company to select the right technologies and follow leading practices in creating and operating a safe virtual solution for telecommuters that promotes collaboration and returns top business value. Progent offers support services ranging from on demand guidance for getting you past occasional IT roadblocks to comprehensive project management to help you successfully complete mission-critical initiatives.

Progent can assist Beverly Hills, California companies to succeed with any facet of building a high-performing work-at-home environment by providing network infrastructure configuration services, IP voice troubleshooting, voice/video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, public cloud integration, helpdesk services, security monitoring, data protection solutions, and unified management.

Network Infrastructure for Teleworkers
Configuring the network infrastructure needed to support an at-home workforce can be especially complex if you have to manage a mix of worker-owned equipment such as PCs and notebooks, Internet routers, and wireless appliances from different vendors and with a mix of operating systems and firmware levels. Progent's background delivering online support for both outdated as well as current IT products in remote office solutions enables you to make cost-effective use of your available network infrastructure and provides you with fast access to expertise for implement essential upgrades. Support services offered by Progent to assist your company to implement a high-functioning work-at-home ecosystem include:

  • Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology makes it possible to create a secure connection for authorized remote workers to use IT assets located at your corporate data center or in a public cloud. Progent can help you to configure and manage VPN access between your teleworkers and your key IT resources by providing online VPN integration consulting. For businesses with Cisco's ASA firewalls, Progent's Cisco-certified ASA experts can assist your at-home workers to utilize Cisco's AnyConnect client software to provide secure VPN tunneling for a wide range of endpoint devices including Microsoft Windows, macOS, iOS, Linux, and Android.
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) platforms allow a teleworker to view and use a remote computer's desktop. This technology provides network managers significant control over the computing environment of telecommuters and ensures remote users a familiar work experience. Progent's virtual desktop consulting services include Windows Remote Desktop integration and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops expertise.
  • Routers connect at-home computer networks to the Internet and support VPN connections, home wireless networks, and firewalls. Progent can provide expert remote support for deploying home routers from a variety of manufacturers. See router configuration support from Cisco-certified consultants.
  • Home Wireless networks, often supporting the whole family and visitors, are commonly utilized by at-home employees to connect to their Internet router for work. This can create throughput as well as security problems. Progent can assist you to resolve these problems by delivering expertise like Aironet integration expertise, Cisco-certified Meraki WiFi deployment consulting, and Ubiquiti Unifi wireless access point setup help.
  • Internet access methods impact the speed and availability of connections between telecommuters and the company network. Mission-critical processes may require redundant Internet connections in the event the primary connection breaks. Progent offers guidance for selecting service providers, choosing appropriate bandwidth and data volume offerings, and integrating fault-tolerant Internet access. See Internet connectivity solutions.

Contact Progent for At-Home Worker Expertise
To contact Progent about creating and maintaining a productive work-from-home solution for your Beverly Hills, California organization, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.