Expanding your remote workforce can have a major effect on network architecture, security, and corporate culture. Progent has two decades of experience assisting small and mid-size businesses to plan, configure, administer, optimize, and troubleshoot IT environments that incorporate at-home workers. Progent can help your Chicago organization to pick the right technologies and follow best practices in creating and operating a safe virtual office ecosystem for teleworkers that promotes collaboration and delivers maximum value. Progent offers support services ranging from as-needed guidance for getting you over challenging IT bottlenecks to comprehensive project management to help you successfully complete business-critical initiatives.

Progent's consultants can assist Chicago, Illinois organizations to succeed with any facet of creating a high-performing work-from-home ecosystem by providing infrastructure design and configuration services, VoIP PBX expertise, video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, cloud integration, Help Desk augmentation, security and compliance, backup/restore solutions, and unified management.

Data Protection Solutions for Remote Workers
Data Protection covers backing up and recovering critical information so as to prevent data loss and reduce recovery time and effort in case of storage system problems due to hardware breakdowns, programming glitches, operator error, malware, or other causes. Dependable data protection strategies can be particularly difficult to design and manage in hybrid networks that incorporate private data centers, cloud resources, and at-home workers.

  • Backup/Restore strategies for telecommuters must cover multiple kinds of user-owned endpoint devices. Progent offers quick remote help from experts familiar with a broad range of products for backing up Windows, Apple Mac and Linux/UNIX powered servers and desktops as well as laptops, tablets and smartphones. Popular backup/restore products supported by Progent's backup/recovery consultants include Barracuda Backup, Azure Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, Acronis Backup and Recovery, Retrospect, and Time Machine. To protect data distributed across a hybrid network, Progent can provide ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS), a backup/recovery subscription service that utilizes cloud storage and includes fine-grained restore and centralized management.
  • Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity strategies often envision circumstances that call for a quick switch to a work-at-home environment. Progent's expert disaster recovery planning consultants and business continuity planning specialists can assist your company to produce, document and validate a DR/BC plan that addresses the logistics of switching to telecommuting.

Contact Progent for At-Home Worker Expertise
To contact Progent about creating and maintaining a productive work-from-home environment for your Chicago, Illinois business, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.