Fast Remote Help for Charlotte Networks
Immediate Online Consulting for Charlotte SystemsFor organizations in Charlotte or anywhere in North Carolina, Progent provides remote support for information systems based on any combination of Microsoft Windows, Cisco, macOS and OS , or Linux technology. Progent's Microsoft Premier engineers have provided online troubleshooting to businesses in every state in the U.S. (See testimonials from Progent's customers.) In addition, Progent can furnish the expertise of Cisco CCIE network specialists to help with challenging networking issues, plus the assistance of CISSP-qualified security experts to help with advanced security architecture and troubleshooting jobs.

Progent's online technical support engineers offer exceptional value due to the fact that they possess the real-world background and are equipped with the sophisticated tools necessary to solve most information system problems rapidly. This lowers immediate expenses since solutions use up fewer chargeable consulting minutes. Remote help also eliminates the expense of dispatching a consultant to your office. Your organization saves even more with incidental costs by minimizing or eliminating system outages and related costs stemming from business disruption, upset customers and vendors, idle employees, and distracted management. Progent's extensive online technical support experience is especially important in environments that depend on public clouds for critical network infrastructure or software like Microsoft Azure, Office 365 Exchange Online, Amazon Web Service, Google Cloud Platform, or where onsite support may not be an option.

Progent's billing model for remote support is structured to stretch your IT service dollar. Progent charges on a per-minute basis for phone consulting, so you pay only for the services that you receive. Unlike many remote support firms, Progent imposes no service activation charge or minimum fees. Progent's one-minute granularity and clean policy for pricing avoid scenarios where quick fixes somehow end up as big tabs. Progent's penchant for dealing with problems efficiently means your business spends less cash.

Progent's Online Consulting and Troubleshooting Expertise
Over time, Progent has mastered an array of optimized technologies and proven methodologies which permit the highest degree of effectiveness for online consulting and repair for IT networks of any size. Progent provides secure Virtual Private Network support for VPN gateways from a variety of leading vendors including Microsoft, Cisco, SonicWall and WatchGuard. Protected VPN access allows the engineers of Progent's remote service group to connect to your company's network remotely without breaching system security.

Progent's proven customer support database system includes extensive histories for the support that Progent's customers have received. Progent's authorized engineers have the benefit of the history of support rendered to every Progent client by any engineer. This archive of problems and fixes is stored as a readily searchable proprietary knowledge base that permits Progent's remote technical engineers to share their experiences with the whole team to ensure that the efficiency of Progent's support grows over time. Progent's high-level certifications and working relationships with key industry leaders including Cisco and Microsoft make available other massive technical knowledge bases and permit quick access to manufacturers' in-house engineering staff so Progent's online service experts can determine optimal solutions quickly.

Remote support provided by Progent to clients in Charlotte and anywhere in the state of North Carolina include:

ProSight Fixed-price Managed IT Services for Small and Medium Size Businesses
Progent provides a family of low-cost, flat-rate managed services intended to allow small and mid-size organizations to utilize the same advanced technology used by many of the world's leading enterprises. Progent's ProSight series of network monitoring and management services addresses all key areas of modern networking such as email content filtering, threat defense based on machine leaning, automated backup/recovery, network infrastructure monitoring and management, virtual server cloud hosting, and network resources documentation management. ProSight managed services include:

  • ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
    ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily get by traditional signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire threat progression including protection, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Endpoint Security and Microsoft Exchange Email Filtering
    Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique needs and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows fast recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
    ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized organizations to diagram, monitor, reconfigure and troubleshoot their networking appliances such as routers and switches, firewalls, and wireless controllers as well as servers, client computers and other devices. Using state-of-the-art Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology diagrams are always current, captures and manages the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, monitors performance, and sends alerts when issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting processes, ProSight WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks like network mapping, expanding your network, locating devices that need critical software patches, or resolving performance bottlenecks. Learn more details about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure monitoring and management consulting.

  • ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Remote Monitoring Services
    ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop monitoring managed service that uses advanced remote monitoring and management technology to help keep your IT system running at peak levels by checking the state of vital computers that power your business network. When ProSight LAN Watch detects a problem, an alert is sent immediately to your designated IT management personnel and your Progent consultant so any looming problems can be resolved before they can disrupt productivity Find out more about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop monitoring services.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
    With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
    ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time wasted searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a quick and affordable alternative for small and mid-size organizations to get an unbiased assessment of the health of their information system. Powered by some of the top remote monitoring and management platforms available, and supervised by Progent's world-class group of IT professionals, ProSight Network Audits show you how well the configuration of your essential network devices conform to industry leading practices. The Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI like a cleaner Active Directory environment. Both versions also come with a year of advanced remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include simpler management, improved compliance with government and industry security regulations, more efficient utilization of IT resources, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and restore, and increased uptime. Read more about Progent's ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure review.

The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is a low-cost service centered on a brief discussion with a Progent backup/recovery expert. The fact-finding interview is intended to evaluate your organization's ability to stop or recover rapidly following an attack by a ransomware strain such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Locky. Progent will consult with you personally to gather information about your existing security profile and backup system, and Progent will then deliver a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can follow best practices to build an efficient security and backup/recovery environment that aligns with your business requirements. For additional information, refer to Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.

Additional Support Programs Offered by Progent
Progent can provide the services of seasoned online consulting experts for special IT projects. Progent's charges for longer-term development or consulting tasks are set based on the qualifications of the consultants involved. Progent's background in these important fields of computer technology enables clients to execute critical initiatives economically and on schedule. Progent's project-based online consulting services include:

  • Help Desk Call Center Services
    Progent's Help Desk support programs for organizations with environments based on Windows, Cisco, Apple macOS and OS X, or UNIX/Linux products include comprehensive Call Center services, shared Helpdesk support services, and Call Center process consulting. Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer smaller organizations a comprehensive solution that handles all facets of remote Level 1 desktop support from initial requests through trouble ticket generation, screen sharing, progress tracking, problem resolution, and reporting. Progent provides service desk support at a substantial discount from Progent's regular Level 1 desktop support rates, and Progent offers the additional option of rapid as-needed escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to resolve the most problems.

    Progentís Help Desk Co-management services allow your business to split the load for Help Desk services seamlessly between your IT staff and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned desktop support technicians and subject matter experts. Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service is a collaborative support solution built around the leading PSA tool for handling service requests, ticket lifecycle, accountability, status tracking, and reporting.

    Progent's Help Desk Call Center staff of experienced information technology experts provides your customers in Charlotte or anywhere in the state of North Carolina rapid contact with a reliable support resource with substantial experience delivering phone help and remote troubleshooting for networks that incorporate Microsoft Windows, Cisco, macOS and OS X, UNIX, or Linux products. Progent's focus is to give the Help Desk the reputation as a solid driver of business success, and Progent's aim is to solve instead of simply report technical problems.

  • Applications Support: Education, Programming, and Troubleshooting
    Progent's Applications Consulting staff offers phone-based and in-depth engineering expertise and education in special application areas such as Enterprise Requirements Planning, Manufacturing Requirements Planning, customizing accounting packages, and CRM. Progent also can provide consulting, programming, and education for familiar Microsoft business applications such as Microsoft CRM, MS Office Project, Office 365 Word, and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. To learn additional information on Progent's consulting, customization, and education offerings, see Progent's Applications Experts Services.

  • Centralized and Streamlined Management of Hybrid Cloud Environments
    Microsoft System Center 2016 centralizes and automates the management of hybrid cloud environments by offering advanced support for Windows Server 2016 servers, Windows 10 clients; cohesive management of mixed-OS networks that include Linux, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware; and better public and private cloud support such as tighter integration with Intune for iPhone and Google Android smartphone management plus native integration with Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-based analytics and reporting. Progent's System Center 2016 consultants can provide world-class remote and on-premises expertise for all elements of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager, Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager, Data Protection Manager, Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help your business to plan and install a new deployment of System Center 2016, expand or tune an existing one, upgrade smoothly from an earlier version of System Center, or debug your System Center environment.

  • Online Hybrid Network Monitoring Support
    Progent offers organizations in Charlotte, or anywhere in the state of North Carolina, remote IT infrastructure monitoring and reporting by providing Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) consulting services and Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM 2012) support. Progent can adapt Operations Manager to suit your business so your computer maintenance is proactive and automated. By uncovering looming issues before they result in network outages, remote monitoring can ward off disruptive and costly service failures. Progent can also use server and infrastructure monitoring tools like Nagios and MRTG to troubleshoot UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X systems, Microsoft networks, or networks that support multiple platforms.
How Your Charlotte Company Can Contact Progent's Online Technical Support Experts
To contact Progent about urgent phone-based expertise with Microsoft, macOS and OS X, or Linux computer systems, go to Progent's Urgent Online Support, telephone 1-800-993-9400, or visit Contact Progent. For offices and startups in Charlotte or anywhere in the state of North Carolina, Progent's online computer support engineers are ready to deliver professional and cost-effective IT help whenever your organization has to have it. More than a decade of offering online technical assistance has earned Microsoft Partner certification for Progent's team of engineers and has helped Progent to develop world-class troubleshooting capability and to refine online connectivity technology to repair computer problems rapidly while eliminating the cost and lost time associated with on-premises support visits.

Even if your Charlotte organization has a regular freelance support technician or maintains a full time IT staff that can handle day-to-day network problems, Progentís Microsoft certified consultants can still provide an easy and seamless remote extension of your local resources for situations when your usual IT support personnel either lack the time or the knowledge to fix unexpected system crises or particularly complicated integration projects.

Features of Progent's Online Computer Support for Charlotte
Progent's phone support, Internet-based troubleshooting, system security expertise, and system administration services give offices in Charlotte or anywhere in the state of North Carolina unparalleled leverage for your IT investment. Whether you require one-time telephone help and remote troubleshooting or full-time Help Desk services and network management, Progent's professionals can provide your company enterprise-level IT support while permitting you to avoid the expense and hassle of carrying a full-service internal IT organization. Highlights of Progent's National Remote Support program include:

What Makes Progent Unique from Other Service Firms?
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner consulting firm and Progent's staff size, depth of IT background, fine tuned remote support software, and understanding of corporate IT allow companies to escape the limitations of exclusive dependence on smaller consulting firms, independent freelance service providers, or over-stretched in-house IT help.

Progent adds value by providing:

  • Proven Methodology
    Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Certified consultants average more than ten years of hands-on professional experience, at the front lines of network support, executing a broad range of technical projects for an extensive array of businesses. Each Progent consultant shares a refined set of personal best practices which are combined into shared leading practices training that Progent teaches its consulting staff. This guarantees that you get not only world-class technical help, but also a consultant with field-tested methods for applying computer knowledge to resolve real-world IT problems quickly.

  • Value Pricing
    Progent's pricing policy is to charge for remote service and on-premises help by the minute. Consequently, you pay exclusively for delivered services. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for after-hours or emergency support, and within California or in regions where Progent provides on-site support, Progent does not charge for travel except for emergency calls where on-site time is less than four hours. In addition, Progent imposes no minimum charge and asks no retainer for support services delivered during regular working hours. Many service organizations demand substantial minimum fees or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's fine granularity avoids large bills for fast fixes so you won't be forced to permit simple problems to stay unaddressed.

  • Complete Records of Delivered Services
    Progent has created a comprehensive service reporting system that stores and formats complete documentation for all billed services. Unlike some independent consultants or local service firms who offer minimal documentation or specifics of tasks performed, each service provided by Progent is accompanied by comprehensive documentation. Every Progent staff member has access to the service reports sent by each consultant to every client. The practice of documenting and archiving service records allows more effective service and avoids a slew of typical misfortunes such as when a service customer is virtually held hostage to a consultant who wonít let go of vital service information.

  • 24x7 Server Monitoring with MS System Center Operations Manager
    Progent is one of the few IT service companies to provide 24x7 system tracking services based on Microsoft Operations Manager. MS Operations Manager allows your computer support to be anticipatory instead of reactive. By revealing possible issues before they result in lost productivity, system monitoring can keep your information network from stressful and expensive service disruptions.
How Does Our Company Start Getting Remote Technical Help from Progent?
To get started with Progent's online help offerings or to learn more about Progent's online support programs, call Progent at 1-866-PROGENT (866-776-4368) or go to Contact Progent. If you have an urgent need for IT support, go to Immediate Network Support.