Expanding your at-home workforce can have a significant effect on IT architecture, cybersecurity, and corporate culture. Progent has 20 years of background helping SMBs to design, deploy, manage, optimize, and debug IT networks that incorporate a remote workforce. Progent can assist your Chicago company to select the right technologies and adhere to best practices in building and operating a safe virtual office ecosystem for teleworkers that promotes collaboration and returns maximum value. Progent offers services that go from on demand guidance for helping you past occasional IT roadblocks to comprehensive project management or co-management to help you successfully complete mission-critical tasks.

Progent's consultants can assist Chicago, Illinois organizations to with any facet of building a high-functioning remote work ecosystem by delivering network infrastructure design and configuration services, IP voice troubleshooting, video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, public cloud integration, Help Desk augmentation, data security, backup/restore solutions, and unified management.

Data Protection Solutions for At-Home Workers
Data Protection covers backing up and restoring critical data in order to prevent data loss and reduce recovery time in the event of storage failures due to hardware issues, programming hiccups, operator mistakes, cyber attack, or other causes. Dependable data protection strategies can be especially difficult to design and maintain in hybrid environments that combine local data centers, public clouds, and an at-home workforce.

  • Backup/Recovery solutions for at-home workers must cover diverse kinds of user-owned endpoint devices. Progent offers fast remote help from experts familiar with a broad range of platforms for backing up Windows, Apple Mac and Linux/UNIX powered servers and desktop computers as well as laptops, iPads and smartphones. Leading backup/restore products maintained by Progent's backup/recovery experts include Barracuda Backup, Azure Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, Acronis Backup and Recovery, Retrospect, and Time Machine. To protect resources distributed throughout a hybrid network, Progent offers ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a managed backup/recovery service that utilizes cloud storage and includes granular restore and centralized management.
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity strategies typically anticipate scenarios that call for a quick switch to telecommuting. Progent's senior disaster recovery planning consultants and business continuity planning specialists can help you to create, document and test a DR/BC strategy that addresses the process of moving to telecommuting.

Contact Progent for Telecommuter Expertise
To contact Progent about creating and managing an efficient work-from-home environment for your Chicago, Illinois business, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.