Progent's Duo service plans utilize Cisco's Duo technology to defend against compromised passwords through the use of two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports single-tap identity verification on iOS, Google Android, and other out-of-band devices.
VMware's popular Site Recovery Manager is a component of VMware vCenter that allows you to orchestrate, automate and verify a repeatable runbook for restoring services rapidly after an outage. Site Recovery Manager supports centrally managed and automated disaster recovery, application mobility, plus non-intrusive site migration, failback and re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables non-disruptive testing for disaster recovery, updates and patches and can produce audit reports to confirm complete service recovery, validate Service Level Agreements and prove disaster recovery compliance. Progent can provide the skills of a VCDX certified VMware Site Recovery Manager consultant to assist your organization to plan, configure, test and maintain a disaster recovery system powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager.
Progent offers affordable online access to consultants with expertise in a wide range of products and services that provide solutions for backing up Microsoft Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX physical and virtual servers and workstations plus laptops and handhelds. Progent can provide consulting support for leading data protection products including Acronis, Barracuda Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, HP Data Protector, Double-Take Backup, Mozy, Retrospect for Macintosh, Apple Time Machine, vSphere Data Protection, and Solaris FLARs. Progent can help you to design, enhance, or maintain backup/restore systems for a range of environments such as on-premises, edge to datacenter, cloud, or a mix.
Progent's compensation structure is based on revenue sharing, so just like being an independent contractor, your earnings are entirely tied to your generated revenue. Certain of our consultants stress quality of life and choose to consult at an easy pace, using our self-determined calendar to pursue personal pursuits like mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or spending free time with family and acquaintances. Other consultants use the opportunity to make big dollars via lots of effort and long hours. Progent completely supports either side of the spectrum and everything in between.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SharePoint 2019 and SharePoint Online consultants can provide economical remote and on-premises consulting, software development, and debugging services for organizations of any size who want to migrate to SharePoint Server 2019 or SharePoint Online from prior releases of SharePoint. Progent can assist customers design and execute a cost-effective upgrade to SharePoint 2019 on prem, SharePoint Online, or a hybrid environment that combines onsite and cloud-based components into a cohesive information management system.
Progent's Cisco CCIE wireless network infrastructure consultants can provide remote or onsite integration and debugging services to help you to design, implement, update, optimize, administer and troubleshoot Aironet Wi-Fi access point deployments of any size or architecture. Progent's Cisco wireless controller consultants can also help you to combine your wireless environment with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to build a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity foundation that is easy to manage and expand. Progent also offers affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to determine the most efficient selection, location and configuration of Aironet wireless access points to accommodate your unique workplace layout, building structure, and anticipated network traffic.
Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software developers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure architects, business continuity planning specialists, and data security consultants to help you to evaluate the likely benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot systems at your site or at Progent's lab, design and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and configure an efficient and safe IT infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Microsoft Virtual Server, hosted on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 platform and based on software first developed by Connectix, provides the power necessary to carry out hardware reduction, software migration, and server isolation projects through virtualization technology in an enterprise-ready computing environment with high scalability, manageability, and availability. Microsoft has aimed Virtual Server 2005 at businesses wishing to enhance operational efficiency in software development and testing, upgrading from outdated mission-critical software, and server consolidation. Progent's skilled Virtual Server consultants can assist your IT staff to evaluate and integrate MS Virtual Server 2005.
Progent imposes no initialization fee and asks no monthly commitment for services delivered during regular working hours. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with big bills for quick solutions so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent's certified consultants can assist you to assess the business value of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop pilot systems and migration plans, optimize your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-location, cloud-based, and partial-cloud datacenters, educate your IT management team, develop a corporate-wide security plan, automate network management, help with creating applications, and build and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery platform that combines failover storage clustering with synchronous replication to provide rapid, zero RPO disaster recovery between datacenters located up to 185 miles (300km) apart from each other. Progent's roster of veteran network experts can help your business to plan, configure, manage, upgrade, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery solution built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can assist you to select a topology for your MetroCluster environment that aligns with your technical requirements and budget. Progent can ensure you follow leading practices for installing your MetroCluster environment by delivering guidance with procedures such as assigning disk pools, arranging aggregate layout, provisioning NetApp FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, provisioning Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker, designing a TCP/IP configuration replication network between your storage clusters, and verifying your DR solution to show compliance with information assurance standards and regulatory mandates.
Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's success, and we follow this philosophy in our own system infrastructure. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our staff engineers and certified contractors to offer fast and effective support, collaborate easily on challenging jobs, and gain from career and private growth by being part of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing provides comprehensive hosting of a small company's production servers in a solution that gives the highest degree of availability and scalability and is in addition easy to migrate to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting services are based on proven virtualization techniques that enable small and midsize companies with multi- platform environments to economize dramatically on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure support, and IT management while achieving world-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented degree of vendor flexibility.
Cisco's Meraki line of access and aggregation switches are designed for environments that go from small branches to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE consultants can provide affordable online consulting expertise to assist your company to design and deploy an efficient network architecture based on Meraki switches, simplify network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management architecture, configure policies to maintain security, develop and test a disaster recovery strategy, and resolve technical issues related to any facet of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also help your company to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki wireless access points to create a unified networking infrastructure.
Progent's Power BI consultants can help your business to plan, install, maintain, enhance or debug your Power BI solution. Progent can also help you to prep your source data for Power BI visualizations. Progent can assist you build and manage an onsite, cloud, or hybrid network model for Power BI.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help businesses of all sizes to follow best practices to set up SCVMM 2012 hosts, fabric, storage systems, and libraries; plan, integrate, and administer private clouds, virtual machines, and services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM 2012 with System Center 2012 Operations Manager for enterprise-class reporting. Progent can help your business to move from an older edition of SCVMM or from a third-party management platform, and Progent can help you to enhance and troubleshoot your existing SCVMM ecosystem so you realize the highest possible business value.
Progent’s Co-managed Call Center service makes it possible for your business to share responsibilities for Help Desk services seamlessly between your in-house IT staff and Progent's pool of certified desktop support technicians and subject matter experts (SMEs). Progent’s Co-managed Help Desk service is an advanced support solution built around the top shared professional services automation (PSA) platform for managing service requests, ticketing, ownership, status tracking, and metrics.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery platform that combines failover storage clustering along with synchronous replication to deliver fast, zero data loss disaster recovery (DR) between datacenters located as far as 185 miles apart from each other. Progent's team of seasoned IT consultants can assist you to plan, configure, administer, upgrade, test and repair a disaster recovery system built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to select a topology for your MetroCluster deployment that aligns with your technical requirements and budget. Progent can ensure you adhere to best practices for installing your MetroCluster solution by delivering help with tasks like assigning disk pools, arranging aggregate layout, provisioning NetApp FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker mechanism, setting up a configuration replication network between your storage clusters, and verifying your disaster recovery solution to show compliance with information assurance standards and government mandates.
Progent's ransomware consultants can help your business to evaluate your ransomware defenses, monitor and guard your IT environment, help with negotiating a settlement with a hacker, and rebuild a network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, Netwalker, Snatch or Nephilim.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts have 20 years of background providing electronic messaging and integrated telecommunications/email solutions for companies. Progent provides economical Exchange Server support services to strengthen email security and virus protection, achieve high availability email, and implement remote and mobile email connectivity. Progent’s Microsoft Exchange consulting and support services can aid you in designing and implementing a Microsoft Exchange upgrade or a move from a legacy SMPT server or older Microsoft Email software such as Microsoft Exchange 5.5 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.
Altaro VM Backup offers small and mid-size businesses a dependable and budget-friendly solution for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be used for on-premises, offsite, distributed, and cloud environments and also supports cost-effective backup to Azure Block Blob storage. Headline features include state-of-the-art inline deduplication to reduce backup storage requirements, Continuous Data Protection (CDP) with backup spacing as low as five minutes for minimizing your Recovery Point Objective (RPO), military-grade encryption, item-level recovery capability for individual files and emails, support for Windows Server CSV and for VMware vCenter for managing large-scale environments, and the ability to leverage Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) to back up live VMs without downtime. Progent is an Altaro partner and can provide a wide array of services to help you to design, deploy, optimize and troubleshoot a backup/restore system based on Altaro VM Backup software.
Progent offers online and onsite consulting to help your organization with any aspect of BI reporting from troubleshooting or enhancing applications to designing and implementing an advanced BI environment. Progent's BI consultants can assist you to support your current reporting system, assist you to upgrade reports and databases from an outdated reporting product to a modern solution, and provide custom remote training to meet your individual requirements. Progent’s management reporting and analytics professionals offer experience in all popular business analytics reporting platforms including the SQL Server business intelligence suite (Integration Services, Analysis Services, and Reporting Services), Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx, Office Access, Crystal Reports, Microsoft Power BI, Excel BI add-ins including Power Pivot and Power View, Report Designer and Report Builder.
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable service packages designed to allow small businesses to receive an impartial network security evaluation from a premier security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs an extensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your company firewall to determine potential risks in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer executes a system scan from a secure computer inside your firewall to determine vulnerabilities to internal assaults. The two security inventory packages are configured and run from a secured remote site.
Microsoft allows you to create transparent hybrid ecosystems that combine Microsoft 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange systems. This permits you to have some mailboxes located at your on-premises datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Microsoft 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can help you with any facet of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Microsoft 365 Exchange Online, Exchange Online} deployment. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver occasional support to help you through challenging technical issues and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to ensure your hybrid Microsoft 365 Exchange initiative is successfully completed on schedule and within budget.
Progent's Power BI experts can assist you to plan, install, maintain, update or troubleshoot your Power BI environment. Progent can also help you to prep your target data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to build and administer a local, cloud based, or hybrid network model to run Power BI.
Progent's certified IT experts can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting to help businesses of all sizes to design and carry out a smooth upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 based on a local, cloud, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can assist you to assess the value 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 Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can help your organization to take advantage of the many innovative disaster recovery and information assurance features of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, Just In Time Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus multi-domain clusters.
Progent's Private Cloud Hosting service offers comprehensive hosting of a small organization's production servers in an environment that delivers the highest degree of dependability and scalability and is in addition simple to migrate to any data center. Progent's Private Cloud Hosting and Management services are based on mature virtualization architectures that enable small companies with multi- platform environments to economize dramatically on the expense of capital investments, system maintenance, and IT administration while benefiting from world-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented level of vendor independence.
If your office network mixes Linux technology platforms with Windows, Progent can assist you to incorporate your servers into a cohesive environment that allows all your OS platforms to run side by side for easy management, transparent information exchange, high dependability, enhanced performance, and strong protection. Progent's Linux and Windows integration assistance offerings feature network infrastructure configuration and support, consulting for Windows services for UNIX, online network monitoring and management, remote technical support and repair, on-site technical support, and Helpdesk services.
Progent’s Technical Response Center offers low-cost nationwide after-hours online help for information systems powered by Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support professionals offer extended hours phone help and remote direct computer connection to isolate and repair technical problems rapidly and economically.
Systems Management Server provides extra capability for change and configuration management of Windows-based systems via introducing Feature Packs. Feature Packs reduce the overall administrative expense of managing and configuring software products by making it easier to install system images, control mobile devices, and run management tools. In addition to alerting you about ways to save management costs by deploying SMS 2003 Feature Packs, Progent's consulting experts can show you how to prepare and implement IT projects that cover processes that Feature Packs are designed to make more efficient. Progent's adoption and upgrade services can minimize cost and eliminate business disruption as you transition to new operating systems and programs. Progent's wireless consulting experts can help you define sensible processes and standards to manage handheld computers and smart portable communication devices so your mobile workforce remains efficient and secure. Progent's CISSP-certified consultants and CISM-certified consulting professionals can help you develop a security strategy that includes policies, procedures and technologies to keep your IT network protected.
Dynamics GP software offers analytics and reporting features that let you track all operations, sales and spending, and market trends with built-in drill-down, inquiry, and reporting capabilities. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting support expertise can enable you to design reports that let you understand your business more completely, turning raw data into valuable business information. Progent is able to improve your reporting and analytics by providing Crystal Reports consulting, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to offering reporting consulting, Progent can provide Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server help, and application experience with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to deliver custom line-of-business software development and web commerce applications that work seamlessly with Dynamics GP.
Lync 2010 supports Instant Messaging, Presence, audio and video conferencing, desktop collaboration, and both IP-based and public switched telephone network telephony. Lync 2010 can extend the capability of Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office desktop or Microsoft 365 and streamlines management through integration with Active Directory. Lync 2010 can also cut capital and operational costs by eliminating VoIP hardware and subscription fees, PBX gear, or legacy video conferencing technology. Progent's certified IM and Presence experts can provide remote and onsite support services to assist your company to maintain and troubleshoot your existing Lync 2010 deployment or evaluate the advantages of upgrading from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is the renamed and revamped release of the product. Progent can also assist you to plan and execute an efficient Skype for Business upgrade or a migration to Microsoft Teams.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall consultants can help you integrate, maintain, and troubleshoot SonicWall firewall/VPN devices including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the legacy SonicWall PRO 2040 products. Progent's CISM and CISA-certified cybersecurity experts can help you incorporate SonicWall security gateways into an end-to-end network protection plan and design security into your business processes.
Progent's Apple Mac experts can promote the creative facets of Mac computing by offering consulting services and training in imaging, sound, and video. Progent's consultants offer help in a range of Apple Mac programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe 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 scanning or digitizing audio or video or setting up an audio/video production studio.
Progent has delivered support for Dynamics GP and Great Plains software for nearly two decades and Progent has delivered integration, software development, training, and troubleshooting services since the product's debut. Progent can provide top-tier expertise for updating out of date Dynamics GP deployments. Progent can help you to design, validate, and carry out a cost-effective migration from a an outdated version to the latest release of Dynamics GP.
Progent offers access to the affordable services of remote Internet connectivity experts to assist your organization to assess or update your Internet services so your Internet connectivity solution aligns with your business requirements. Support services available from Progent's engineers include assessment of your existing bandwidth utilization, carrier and service plan comparison and selection, network provisioning, and managing a smooth move to a different ISP and/or service plan. Network provisioning can include enhancing existing routers and switches and deploying additional ones, setting up firewalls, and designing fault-tolerant BGP configurations.
The sophistication and connectivity demands of Microsoft Windows Servers requires a network consulting team with hands-on experience and in-depth familiarity with designing and building cohesive, comprehensive business technology systems. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified experts, which averages over 10 years supporting Microsoft integration, ensures you success deploying Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to match closely with your business objectives. Progent’s IT support can assist you with designing, installing, managing, and troubleshooting Windows Server systems that increase the business value of your computer system. Progent’s consultants can help you with Windows 2008 R2 Server, Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2000 Server, or Microsoft Windows NT Server plus Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and other clients.
Progent's Windows Server 2016 disaster recovery consultants can help you to plan and deploy a DR solution built around Microsoft's cloud-tested Failover Clustering technologies such as Cluster Operating System Rolling Upgrade for non-intrusive migration to Windows Server 2016, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss Recovery Point Objective (RPO), Storage Spaces Direct for enterprise-class storage clusters using commodity equipment, VM Load Balancing for improving the speed and resilience of Failover Clusters while reducing capital investment and operational expenses, and Cloud Witness for fast, economical deployment of a failover cluster quorum witness.
Progent's expert support team can help you define and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 migration plan that minimizes productivity disruption, reduces ongoing support requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complex multi-server or multi-location upgrades, Progent offers the background to finish your move rapidly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 help, troubleshooting, and consulting services include assistance with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Exchange 2007 Server and the design of unified messaging implementations powered by Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
Immediate CISSP Certified Security Systems Engineer Consulting Services
Progent's certified Windows 2000 Server consultants can provide network help and IT consulting services for the complete family of .NET Servers, Windows Server 2000, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003. Progent's Microsoft Windows Server 2000 configuration, update, and support services include network planning, deployment, documentation, on-site and off-site support, Call Center outsourcing, professional security analysis, full service outsourcing, and economical co-sourcing.
Microsoft supports transparent hybrid ecosystems that combine Microsoft 365 and local Exchange systems. This permits you to have some Exchange mailboxes hosted at your physical datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Microsoft 365. Progent's certified Exchange consulting team can assist you with any phase of designing, integrating and troubleshooting your hybrid Microsoft 365 Exchange Online, Exchange Online} solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide as-needed support to help you through stubborn technical issues and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Microsoft 365 Exchange initiative is completed on schedule and within budget.