Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes major enhancements in critical areas including performance, uptime, security, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that operates seamlessly with all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide efficient remote and on-premises consulting services such as system design, configuration, administration, remediation, and software development services to enable businesses of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a quick and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size businesses to obtain an unbiased assessment of the overall health of their information system. Powered by some of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms available, and supervised by Progent's world-class group of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits help you see how well the deployment of your essential network assets conform to industry best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver instant benefits like a cleaner and safer AD environment. Both versions also provide the ongoing benefits of advanced remote network monitoring and management technology. These benefits can include lower-cost network management, improved compliance with government and industry security standards, higher utilization of IT assets, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and restore, and less downtime.
Progentís IT outsourcing services provide economical computer support for mid-size companies. Whether it involves planning system architecture, creating an internal Help Desk or outsourcing a one, rolling out an updated e-mail platform, monitoring your network, or building a web-based business solution, outsourcing your network engineering services can smooth out costs and eliminate uncertainties, allowing IT support budgets to grow in a more moderate and manageable fashion than is possible by assembling a large, all-purpose in-house network support organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets tell you how Progent can enable you to build a protected and robust system foundation for your vital Windows-based business software including Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server, and SQL Server.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) deliver a significant performance improvement over Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and include centralized management of modern cybersecurity features like application visibility and control, next-generation intrusion protection with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall experts can help you to plan and carry out an efficient upgrade to Cisco Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower firewalls with Cisco's security services to build and centrally manage IT environments that include local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway is based on the proven security capabilities of Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally administered web gateway that delivers a single-server solution for an array of security features such as an application and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, Virtual Private Network control, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 includes comprehensive web security reporting features, permits custom reports generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to streamline authentication, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to cut costs and enhance availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help your company to design and carry out pilot and production implementations; integrate Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway with Windows Server 2008, AD, SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, and SharePoint; set up Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 to run on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also help you to upgrade smoothly to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Forefront Threat Management Server and Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 experts can help you to plan, install, and support an implementation of Forefront TMG or ISA Server 2006 on your network that delivers the firewall protection, performance and manageability that your company needs.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have 20 years of experience providing e-mail and integrated email/telephony solutions for companies. Progent offers economical Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server support services to enhance email security and virus defense, achieve fault tolerant email, and facilitate remote and mobile email access. Progentís Microsoft Exchange consulting and support services can aid you in designing and deploying a Microsoft Exchange upgrade or a migration from a legacy SMPT system or outdated Microsoft Email product such as Exchange 5.5 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.
Progent can assist your organization in any facet of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2019 including configuring Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; planning high availability (HA) architecture for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; planning and implementing Windows Hyper-V; configuring hardware load balancing; setting up Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB solid-state caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook clients.
Progent's Citrix-certified experts can assist your organization to assess the strategic benefits of the various editions of Essentials for Hyper-V, help you to integrate Citrix administration tools in your Hyper-V environment, and show you how to use Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V to enhance the performance, availability, consistency, and fault tolerance of your virtualized network while lowering the cost of resources and operations and streamlining management processes.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls provide a significant performance improvement compared to Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer unified management and automation of modern security features such as application visibility and control (AVC), next-generation intrusion protection with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection (AMP), DDoS mitigation, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can assist you to plan and carry out a smooth migration to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's from ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you integrate Firepower appliances with Cisco's security services to build and centrally manage IT environments that include local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent is structured to deliver in-depth online consulting for all technical areas associated with small company information networks and allows you to outsource a variety of strategic, on-demand services including a temporary Chief Information Officer to offer advanced planning and budgeting skills, a Call Center for help desk support, proactive remote monitoring, spam and email-borne virus protection as an outside-the-firewall service, best-practices project management help for critical projects like site relocations oroperating system migrations, Cisco-certified consultants for building and maintaining high-performance and reliable infrastructure, security engineers to verify information safety and regulatory compliance, disaster recovery specialists to help design business continuity strategies, and software programmers to write, enhance, or troubleshoot business applications.
Progent offers national remote help and troubleshooting services for businesses that run Apple Mac environments or whose IT systems include a combination of Mac with Microsoft products. Progent's experts offer Apple macOS and Mac OS X clients a variety of IT services such as desktop assistance, migration to the most recent version of Mac OS X from legacy versions of Apple macOS and Mac OS X, plus help with Mac application software. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also help you with Apple iPhone and Apple iPad integration and management, or moving to Apple's iCloud services. Online technical support provides optimum leverage for your information technology dollar by protecting client efficiency and shortening the hours charged for network repair services. Advanced online access tools and skilled service specialists and consultants allow Progent to handle most network problems without squandering time and money by traveling to your site. In most of situations your network issues can be dealt with by telephone or via a mix of telephone help and online access. Progent can offer the services of Cisco CCIE network experts and CISA and CISM premier security professionals to help with the most challenging network issues.
If you need assistance writing, enhancing, or troubleshooting applications for Windows, any version of Linux, or for the Web, Progentís team of programmers, database architects, and software project managers can help make sure you get the job done on time and within your budget. Progent's experienced software programmers can provide cost-effective and efficient remote consulting for jobs as small as creating VBA scripts for Excel or as large as rolling out mission-critical RDBMS applications built on SQL Server or Oracle.
The Help Desk support delivery structure adopted by Progent gives small and midsize businesses an dependable alternative to reliance on independent service individuals by offering extensive technical knowledge shared by multiple engineering teams, optional round-the-clock availability of emergency help, fast escalation to appropriate engineers for solving the most difficult issues, support consistency and dependability, prompt follow through enforced by veteran IT service managers, a variety of easy-to-use ways for initiating support tasks, plus excellent progress transparency enabled by trouble ticket updates and accessible via a web-based portal.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2019 experts can assist your organization to plan and carry out a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2019 using existing system architecture or a new cloud-hosted or hybrid deployment model. Windows Server 2019 delivers major enhancements in capacity, speed, ease of management, virtualization, security and compliance, hybrid on-prem plus cloud integration, availability, and Linux support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over a decade of background designing, deploying, enhancing and fixing System Center Operations Manager solutions and offer companies of all sizes expert remote or onsite consulting services for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can assist you to plan an architecture for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that delivers the performance and availability needed to monitor your datacenter effectively, whether your datacenters are on-premises, in the cloud, or a mixed solution. Progent can also help you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on industry best practices for tracking network infrastructure and both Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. In addition, Progent can deliver fast remote or onsite troubleshooting to assist you to remediate serious problems uncovered by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
Exchange Server 2013 incorporates major improvements to the functionality of Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features as well as a redesigned architecture. These improvements affect vital areas including manageability, availability, security, cost of ownership, teamwork, scalability, throughput, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting experts can assist your organization to evaluate the potential advantages of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, create an efficient test and rollout strategy, and educate your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange 2013 solution. Progent also offers affordable remote support and management services for Exchange Server 2013.
Progentís Cisco-Certified technology consultants offer professional PIX Firewall consulting services covering design, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security products. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers robust user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector threat security, and safe connectivity services. Ranging from compact, plug-and-play desktop appliances for small offices and home offices to scalable gigabit appliances, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a healthy level of security, speed and reliability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are based on a proven, specially designed platform, PIX OS, avoiding potential OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls deliver an array of integrated protection and connectivity services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, VoIP and multimedia security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and extensive administrative tools. Progentís network experts can help you select and deploy any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls such as the Cisco PIX 501 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506E, PIX 515 Firewalls, the PIX 515E Firewall, the Cisco PIX 520 Firewall, Cisco PIX 525 Firewalls and the Cisco PIX 535.
Progent provides small and medium size companies professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you create a detailed security plan and choose the right products from a variety of suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget limits.
Progent's certified TMG 2010 and ISA Server 2006 consultants can assist you to design, install, and manage an implementation of Forefront TMG or Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 on your information system that delivers the firewall security, performance and manageability that your company needs.
For desktop and application virtualization, Progent can provide the support of a Citrix-certified XenDesktop consultant who can help your company to design a XenDesktop environment that maximizes the strategic impact of your IT network; configure XenDesktop software with your servers, end-user devices, and peripherals; upgrade your existing desktop virtualization software to current releases of XenDesktop; and provide advanced remote troubleshooting. Progent can also train your network managers to adhere to best practices to manage your XenDesktop solution efficiently.
Progent provides support services for WatchGuard Firewall security appliances including the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard professionals can help you choose, deploy, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall/VPN product that fits your security requirements and budget. Progent can assist you to maintain legacy WatchGuard firewalls or upgrade smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent can provide cost-effective online consulting to help businesses to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services including Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can help you with every aspect of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design, pilot testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Microsoft Mac Office allows Apple Macintosh users to receive the benefits of the industry's most popular office productivity programs. Progent's Apple-certified Mac consultants can help you set up Microsoft Office for Macintosh on a mixed-platform network that incorporates Apple OS X and Windows platforms so that Macintosh users can take advantage of the new features in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage for Mac in order to share information and network resources with colleagues who run Windows. Progent's consultants have expertise with both Apple Macintosh and Windows technology and can provide service for networks that combine Apple Macintosh with Microsoft Windows systems with complete resource sharing, or environments which carefully restrict collaboration between Mac and Windows systems.
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products for small organizations provide a full line of manageable security products to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki wireless APs, and additional Cisco security solutions that align best with your business objectives.
Progent's Palo Alto Networks firewall experts can show you how to choose, deploy, and manage Palo Alto Networks PA-Series firewalls to provide a next-generation cybersecurity ecosystem that extends across your on-premises and cloud assets and guards any user anywhere with any endpoint device.
Progent can provide comprehensive support for every step of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade with services that include outsourced or co-sourced project management, site readiness preparation, project planning, cost estimates of new software and hardware needed, recommended sourcing, pilot testing at client site or at Progent's test lab, setting up temporary coexistence of Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, implementation of the production system, decommissioning the old servers, and webinar training for customer's IT staff and end users.
Progent's certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server consultants have broad backgrounds creating corporate security designs for information systems with multiple sites, remote workers, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall consultant is ready to help your small company plan and implement a configuration of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that meets your IT security needs without restricting your network.
Progent's Cisco CCIE network experts can help your business to set up, manage, update and debug Cisco network products. Progent offers Cisco, Meraki and Nexus switch support, ASA firewall expertise, Meraki and Aironet Wi-Fi access point expertise, Cisco VoIP phone consulting, and CUCM/CallManager software expertise.
If your company computer system combines Sun Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can show you how to integrate your IT resources into a unified network that allows all your OS platforms to coexist for easy management, transparent dataflow, high availability, superior throughput, and tight security. Progent's Solaris and MS Windows integration assistance offerings include network infrastructure configuration and support, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and administration, online technical help and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Contact Center support.
Progent can provide quick access to the skills of seasoned wireless specialists who can assist you to assess the benefits of Ubiquiti UniFi Wi-Fi access points for your business and assist you to design, install, maintain, and debug your UniFi wireless network. Progent can also carry out a wireless site survey to help you to select, configure, and place UniFi Wi-Fi APs for your required coverage and performance.
Progent can assist you to plan a migration to Microsoft Teams from Skype for Business Online and install, administer, and debug a cloud-based or hybrid deployment of Teams. Progent can help you to connect Teams with Office/Microsoft 365 apps, Exchange Online, SharePoint, and your phone infrastructure.
Progent's Solaris family consulting experts provide small companies and software developers support for administering and maintaining Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-powered technology. Progent can give your organization contact with Sun Solaris experts, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISM and CISA credentials. This broad array of expertise provides you with an easy one-stop source to show you how to build and manage a protected and robust mixed-platform network and communications environment that allows Sun Solaris and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Microsoft Windows with popular versions of UNIX such as Apple Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX Open UNIX, HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX, and Silicon Graphics IRIX or leading Linux derivatives including RedHat, SUSE Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Progent's consultants can assist you with every stage of Microsoft Azure migration including needs analysis, readiness evaluation, system architecture, pilot testing, deployment, automated administration, performance tuning, license management, disaster recovery preparedness, security policy enforcement, and regulatory compliance assessment. Progent can assist your IT staff to configure and troubleshoot firewall appliances and VPN connections so your users can securely access to Azure-based resources, and Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you set up key Microsoft technologies to run in Azure including Windows Server, Exchange Server, SQL Server and SharePoint. Progent can also help you to set up a hybrid cloud environment that transparently combines physical datacenters with Azure resources.
Progent offers the guidance of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to assist your company to plan and deploy an enterprise risk management (ERM) solution based on best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget.
Microsoft Small Business Server is an affordable collection of essential servers that offers the foundation for a powerful but easy-to-manage information. The technical demands of the Microsoft .NET products bundled with Small Business Server 2011 calls for a computer support expert with real-world background designing and building cohesive, end-to-end business network solutions. Progent's SBS Server consultants have an average of more than 10 years of experience supporting computer networks built on Microsoft platforms. This experience assures you results in deploying, managing, and repairing IT solutions that incorporate the Microsoft Small Business Server suite of servers and applications.
Progent's expert support team can show you how to design and implement an efficient in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 migration plan that minimizes network disruption, reduces ongoing support demands, and makes your Exchange Server 2003 easy to administer. For complex multiple server or multi-site upgrades, Progent has the background to complete your project rapidly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 help, repair, and consulting offerings include assistance with the configuration of outside vendor add-ons to Exchange Server 2003 that are best aligned to your business goals.
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The Progent Test and Training Lab located at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Internet Data Center is available for testing mission-critical applications, developing efficient system upgrade procedures, evaluating and tuning performance, designing or verifying disaster recovery strategies, mitigating compatibility issues, and establishing training systems for new technologies. For Progent clients without adequate internal resources to configure effective pilot systems, the lab reduces capital outlay and technical risk while keeping critical IT initiatives on schedule.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 offers outstanding levels of speed, security, availability, expandability, and flexibility that accelerate output of local, remote, and mobile users. Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can provide affordable remote engineering, technical support, and training services to help your company to design, execute, and maintain Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 to add substantial strategic value to your network.
The Progent Test and Training Lab located at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Internet Data Center can be used for testing mission-critical applications, creating efficient migration procedures, assessing and tuning performance, designing or validating disaster recovery strategies, resolving compatibility issues, and establishing training systems for new technologies. For Progent customers who lack sufficient in-house resources to assemble proper pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital outlay and technical risk while keeping vital network initiatives on schedule.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE experts can help organization to set up, manage, update, tune and troubleshoot Catalyst switches. Progent can also help your business to harden the security and compliance of Catalyst switches and move efficiently from legacy appliances to current models.
Progent's Cisco Meraki Wi-Fi AP consultants offer remote and onsite support to assist businesses of all sizes to plan, install, manage, upgrade or repair Wi-Fi systems that include Cisco Meraki APs. Progent can assist your business to set up and support Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for sites that can range from a telecommuter's home or a remote office to a campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist you to integrate additional Cisco products such as switches, ASR routers and firewalls to create a cohesive ecosystem that delivers identical connectivity, responsiveness, security, manageability and uptime for wired and Wi-Fi users regardless of their location or device.
Progent provides high availability load balancing support that addresses system load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN backbone routing, and content dispatching technology including Cisco Content Engine. High availability load balancing vendors for which Progent offers consulting services include Windows Server 2003 Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Access Suite and Presentation Server, Cisco CSS, Cisco Distributed Director and ACNS, and F5 Networks 3-DNS.
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants, or Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals, are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant experience with information security design. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security specialists can help your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Progent offers the services of CISM Premier security professionals. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of skill that IT security professionals are required to learn. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security administration and support consulting.
Progent can provide the expertise of Microsoft-certified engineers as well as experienced database application programmers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery specialists, and data security consultants to help you to evaluate the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and execute out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other database solutions, and configure an efficient and secure network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012.
Our compensation structure is built on revenue sharing, so just like working as an independent contractor, your income is entirely driven by your generated revenue. Some of our support staff stress quality of life and elect to work at an easy pace, using our self-determined calendar to pursue individual pursuits such as mountain biking, car racing, snow boarding, fishing, vacations, or spending private time with family and friends. Others use the chance to make major bucks through lots of work and long days. Progent completely encourages both ends of the spectrum plus everything in between.
Progent's Wi-Fi consultants can help your business to configure Cisco wireless LAN controller appliances to manage Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can assist you to administer and debug your existing Cisco Wi-Fi environment or carry out an efficient migration to Cisco's latest wireless controller technology.