Small company IT networks situated throughout California can now have immediate phone-based contact with a Cisco authorized CCIE network engineer to assist with critical problems that threaten your network. Progent offers the services of the most extensive team of CCIE consulting experts available remotely of any independent support organization in the United States. The cost is competitive, charges are by the minute, engagement is fast, and service is unbeatable.

If your California organization is located outside of larger metropolitan areas including Los Angeles, San Jose, San Francisco, or Sacramento, contact with authorized CCIE experts may be hard to get when there's an emergency. This can cause lost revenue for your business. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a Cisco certified CCIE consultant ready to provide the expertise to get your system operating.

What Makes Support from a CCIE-certified Consultant So Important?
A Cisco CCIE is a world-class network engineer who earns this prestigious title by completing tough testing given by Cisco. CCIEs can deal with the most sophisticated issues involving network integration, repair, and optimization. Progentís CCIE-certified support specialists communicate freely with Cisco's internal staff in identifying anomalies with IOS utilities and creating temporary alternatives or downloading program patches to correct bugs. Most CCIEs work for large enterprises or nationwide ISPs, and so their skills are not easily available to the general public.

For small and midsize businesses anywhere in California, Progent can provide convenient, quick, and economical online help from Cisco certified CCIE engineers. CCIEs are recognized networking gurus who earn this prestigious classification only after intense examination by Cisco. CCIEs are able to handle the most complicated issues associated with network planning, configuration, performance, repair, and service. Progentís CCIE experts work intimately with Cisco engineers in identifying issues with Cisco's IOS platform and devising workarounds or acquiring software updates to correct problems. Progent offers fast remote response from a CCIE so that you are able to get timely help for tough network problems that are impacting worker productivity but are outside the expertise of your usual network support resources. Progent's CCIE support professionals can access your environment using state-of-the-art remote support tools in order to deliver rapid and affordable analysis and remediation of urgent network problems.

Ways Progent's Cisco Professionals Can Provide Help with Cisco Technology in California
Progent's Cisco-certified experts offer world-class assistance for a wide array of Cisco solutions such as:

Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower and PIX Firewalls
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help your company to manage your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your company to design, configure, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out additional information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging services.

Cisco Router Products
Progent's CCIE Certified engineers can assist you to design, setup, and support an integrated business network that can streamline processes, reduce costs, and speed up investment payback. By teaming Cisco integrated services routers with Catalyst switches expertise and Cisco Aironet access points integration help or Meraki access points configuration services, Progent can significantly enhance the business value of your connectivity environment in California. Progent offers comprehensive off-site support. To see more concerning Progent's services for Cisco routers, visit Cisco Routers Professional Services.

Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac Wi-Fi Wireless Access Points and Wireless LAN Controllers
Progent can provide the services of a Cisco-certified wireless networking expert to assist your business to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot a converged wired/wireless infrastructure integrating a broad range of wireless devices that offer the same security, extensibility, and manageability you demand from your wired network. Progent's Aironet Wireless Access Point consultants, Meraki Wireless Access Point consultants, and Cisco-certified WiFi controller consultants can help you to support legacy wireless products from Cisco or upgrade seamlessly to current 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology. Progent can also help you to carry out efficient Cisco wireless IP phone integration with Aironet and Meraki access points for mobile onsite telephony. Progent's CISM and CISSP security professionals can advise you about how to design security into your wireless network and your company's processes. Progent's disaster recovery consultants and business continuity consultants can assist you to configure the high availability (HA) features incorporated into Cisco's wireless and wired products so your converged infrastructure delivers continuing return on investment. Progent offers affordable online and onsite wireless site surveys to assist your company to plan and install a Wi-Fi network with custom-designed AP clustering optimized for your specific office layout, building characteristics, and intended application.

Cisco VoIP Phone and IP Video Phone Integration
Progent's Cisco IP phone and video IP phone consultants can assist your business to integrate, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco VoIP phones, video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent offers expertise for all versions of Cisco's IP phones from discontinued VoIP products to the newest HD media phones. Progent's consultants can also help you to integrate your VoIP phones and video IP phones with Cisco Unified Communications Manager, previously branded CallManager, or with Unified Communications Manager Express to create a modern IP-PBX ecosystem for unified messaging and company-wide collaboration. Progent can deliver expertise with all aspects of Cisco VoIP Phone integration including reviewing dial plans, solving IP phone registration issues, configuring SIP trunking, deploying ISR G2 routers with CUBE internetworking capability, and creating Cisco UCS server clustering and Cisco SRST solutions for survivability.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM) and CallManager Unified Messaging
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM or Unified CM), formerly named CallManager, acts as the core of Cisco's communications and collaboration platform. Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified CM Express (CME) offer a location-independent IP-PBX solution by integrating with apps that include Unified CM IM and Presence Service, Unity Connection for voicemail, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach (SNR), and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (Unified CCE) for building an advanced customer contact center. Progent's Cisco-certified Cisco Unified CM consultants can assist with any facet of CUCM support and troubleshooting in areas that include integrating Cisco Voice over IP phones and desktop video phones, reviewing dial plans, configuring SIP connections and PSTN support, deploying Cisco ISR routers with CUBE networking support, creating Cisco UCS server failover solutions for high availability, and integration with Microsoft Exchange and Skype for Business.

Cisco, Nexus and Meraki Switching Solutions
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants offer world-class remote and onsite consulting and technical support for Cisco's Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki families of fixed and modular switches for environments that run the gamut from small businesses and campus LANs to giant data centers and ISPs. Progent can assist you to implement Cisco's quickly improving switching technology to achieve the throughput, scale, uptime, virtualization support, security and ease of management required for your business. For information about Progent's consulting and support for Cisco's extensive portfolio of Catalyst switches, refer to Catalyst switch support. To find out about Progent's consulting and support for Cisco's Nexus family of data center switches, refer to Cisco Nexus switch consulting and support services. For details about Progent's support for Cisco Meraki switches, go to Meraki switches consulting and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Security and VPN Products
Progent can give you access to a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to help you to choose, integrate, and maintain Cisco security solutions. Progent's CISM and CISSP security consultants can advise you about how to design protection into your business processes in California and Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance consultants can assist you to plan and operate SIEM solutions that enable you to comply with regulatory requirements for prompt incident reporting. Progent can assist you to produce a written security strategy to define precise security policies, deploy scanning and tracking software, create and install a secure network architecture that incorporates technology from diverse network companies, provide outbound spam filtering with policy-based content filtering for incoming and outgoing email, and advise you about steps to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security consulting is available to help you configure an ASA Next Generation firewall, design safe remote and mobile connectivity to email and business data, and implement or troubleshoot VPNs. To learn more about Progent's support for Cisco security and VPN solutions, visit Cisco VPN Consulting Help.

Cisco SIP Connectivity Solutions: SIP Trunks and Cisco CUBE Configuration Consulting
Progent's Cisco-certified SIP trunk consultants and CUBE integration experts can assist organizations of any size to plan, integrate, manage, troubleshoot and upgrade Cisco's SIP connectivity technology and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-connected SIP trunks. Progent offers affordable remote or on-premises expertise to help you to migrate smoothly to a productive communications ecosystem that delivers fast ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft collaboration consultants can assist you to set up connections between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's VoIP and IP video platforms like Skype for Business or Lync Server for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.

Cisco Network Management Solutions
Progent's Cisco-Premier network engineers can help you to utilize Cisco's network management tools in combination with a variety of effective third-party applications to create a complete management strategy to keep your infrastructure running dependably, consolidate valuable resources, protect your information, recover rapidly from equipment breakdowns or deliberates assaults, and allow you to expand or reassign network hardware intelligently and affordably as your California company grows.

Progent can also help you to use network management tools to analyze and categorize network data to implement traffic shaping, which permits you to program Cisco routers to impose a variety of throughput constraints on certain classes of activity according to the priorities you specify. By storing and queuing data packets that exceed your contracted rates, and by giving priority to critical processes, traffic shaping can keep Internet Service Provider excess usage penalties from spiraling out of control and/or avoid lost worker productivity resulting from indiscriminate policing of your network bandwidth limits during peak demand. To learn more details concerning Progent's network management consulting services for Cisco-powered networks, see Network Management Consulting for Cisco Networks.

NetApp and Cisco Cloud Architecture Consulting
FlexPod is a service-oriented cloud architecture created and validated together by NetApp and Cisco to consolidate servers, network infrastructure and SAN storage resources for hosting shared business applications and network management tools. To learn additional information concerning Progent's consulting support for NetApp and Cisco FlexPod private clouds solutions, visit NetApp and Cisco Private Cloud Architecture Consulting Services.

How You Can Talk to a Cisco CCIE Networking Professional Now
To see how to contact a Certified CCIE for remote support in California, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Expert Remote Computer Support.