Progent offers the support of a certified VMware VCDX consultant to help you plan, configure, manage and repair VMware vSphere and vCloud-based virtualization solution for local networks, private and public clouds, or hybrid systems. Progent offers advanced knowledge for installing and integrating VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) and VMware's NSX virtual network system for disaster recovery. Progent offers in-depth understanding of VMware vCloud Director, vRealize Automation (vRA), vRealize Orchestrator and vCloud Suite used for administering private and public cloud and hybrid cloud environments that deliver maximum availability, fault tolerance, and application mobility.
Progent's Wireless Consulting Services offer a convenient, affordable option for businesses of all sizes to integrate, manage, monitor and repair the latest wireless network technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can show you how to design and install hardware such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki wireless access points and wireless network controllers. For wireless email and web-based business applications, Progent supports Apple iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows smartphones and tablets.
Progent’s team of Microsoft and Cisco Premier experts average longer than ten years of hands-on industry experience, at the front lines of IT service, executing a wide variety of technical projects for an extensive array of clients. Every Progent consultant shares a refined collection of personal best practices which are incorporated into company-wide leading practices training that Progent teaches its consulting personnel. This guarantees that you get not just expert technical skills, but also a support engineer with proven methods for using technical knowledge to fix actual network problems rapidly.
Cisco's Catalyst Wi-Fi controllers simplify the administration of wireless LANs by unifying the provisioning and management of wireless APs, tuning wireless throughput by reducing the effect of RF congestion, improving wireless availability with fast failover, and strengthening security by identifying cyber threats and filtering traffic content according to user type and locale. Progent's Wi-Fi consultants can help your business to deploy Cisco wireless LAN controllers to manage and monitor Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can assist you to administer and troubleshoot your current Cisco Wi-Fi environment or implement an efficient upgrade to Cisco's modern Wi-Fi controller technology.
Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help your business plan the deployment of Juniper SSG integrated firewall/VPN products, configure security policies to match your operational requirements, set up network OS software to streamline management processes, migrate from legacy Juniper products, and troubleshoot infrastructure issues.
The sophistication and connectivity requirements of Microsoft Windows Servers requires an IT consulting team with hands-on experience and broad familiarity with designing and integrating seamless, comprehensive network technology solutions. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified experts, which averages over 10 years working with Microsoft technology, ensures you success deploying Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to match optimally with your business objectives. Progent’s consulting support can assist you with designing, deploying, managing, and supporting Windows Server solutions that increase the productivity of your IT network. Progent’s consultants can help you with Microsoft Windows 2008 Server, Windows 2003 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, or Microsoft Windows NT Server plus Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Vista and other clients.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to evaluate the advantages of Windows Server 2008 for your business, create pilot systems and migration plans, integrate Windows Server 2008 with your network environment and applications, educate your support personnel how to use enhanced management utilities, and deliver ongoing consulting and technical support via low-cost alternatives such as Helpdesk support and online technical support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your organization to prepare for, implement, and administer System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to upgrade efficiently to SCCM 2012 from a legacy device and application management platform or assist you to enhance your current SCCM 2012 environment to accommodate your changing IT requirements. In addition, Progent can assist you to create an infrastructure that fully supports SCCM by providing expertise with related Microsoft platforms such as Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL SSRS, and Internet Information Services (IIS).
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services allows information technology managers to deploy and monitor the most recent Microsoft patches and security updates to Microsoft Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP platforms. By using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services, IT staff can completely and effortlessly manage the distribution of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to servers and workstations in a company. Progent can help you with complex details of the initial setup of Microsoft WSUS such as planning the Microsoft Windows Server Update Services deployment, configuring client's workstations, defining the Group Policy parameters, and ensuring your Microsoft Software Update Services Group Policy Object is associated with an Active Directory container appropriate for your network environment.
Progent’s Microsoft-premier engineers can help your organization to update your workstations from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can assist your company to calculate the costs and benefits of migrating to 64-bit desktop computing, design an efficient upgrade strategy that reduces business disruptions, and offer inexpensive, expert online support to aid your organization to install 64-bit desktop operating systems and application programs on your existing hardware.
Windows Hyper-V 2016 incorporates core technologies first designed for and refined on Microsoft Azure, among the world's biggest public clouds. This dramatically improves the ability of the Windows Server platform to run private cloud as well as hybrid cloud/on-premises deployment models by enhancing security, availability, scale, manageability, reliability and disaster recovery. Progent’s Microsoft-certified consulting team can help you to assess the advantages of Hyper-V 2016 for your business, configure test environments to verify the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to support your vital applications, plan a cost-effective network architecture for a cloud-centric or hybrid installation, create and carry out a non-disruptive migration plan, educate your IT management and support staff, and deliver as-needed consulting and debugging services to ensure that your Hyper-V 2016 solution gives you the highest possible business value.
By using virtual server technology, companies can run multiple virtual machines on a single actual server. Virtualization technology enables IT organizations to gain all the benefits of server segmentation, but without the costs that goes with purchasing extra server hardware. Virtualization is the critical technology behind private clouds, which provide major advantages such as reducing the costs of capital equipment, facilities, and management while enhancing data protection, network availability, and recoverability. Other useful server management options are server monitoring software, Windows Server Update Services, and remote server management hardware. Progent's certified server management consultants can help you in all areas of server virtualization and administration to enable your business to contain expenses and save time.
Windows 8.1 is engineered to run on devices from smartphones and tablets to engineering workstations. A wealth of new and improved capabilities, including touch screen support and signature tile user interface, provide a wide range of benefits for organizations who understand how to exploit them. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist bring your organization up to speed with Windows 8.1 and make sure you gain maximum business value from the operating system's many technical enhancements.
Progent's Data Center engineers can help you identify fault-tolerant data centers that meet the particular requirements of your company. Fault tolerant Internet Data Centers are especially appealing to small companies because of their low cost and simplified logistics in comparison to taking a do-it-yourself approach. Attempting to build an in-house data center with even a basic degree of fault tolerance is too expensive for typical small companies. Progent is ready to help you reap all the advantages of high availability data centers and fault tolerant colo sites by offering a complete range of engineering and support services.
Small to mid-sized companies can now get all the advantages of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager and also have quick access to Progent’s Microsoft Certified IT consulting professionals. With Progent's affordably priced network service packages, small businesses can select a simple Operations Manager-based co-sourcing package with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent supports Microsoft System Center Operations Manager to offer small business information systems enterprise-class reliability, protection, and performance.
Progent's management team includes seasoned veterans with decades of experience providing network consulting services, technical support, and long-term information system planning to organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. Great support calls for great personnel, and Progent is proud to have put together a management staff that can provide customers with the best service value in the industry.
Progent can help organizations of any size to adhere to leading practices to set up SCVMM 2012 hosts, networking, storage systems, and library resources; design, integrate, and manage private clouds, VMs, and VMM services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM with SCOM 2012 for enterprise-class monitoring and reporting. Progent can assist your company to move from a legacy edition of System Center Virtual Machine Manager or from another virtualization management platform, and Progent can assist you to optimize and troubleshoot your current SCVMM 2012 environment so you realize the highest possible business value.
Progent's Microsoft Premier professionals can provide world-class consulting for major implementations of Microsoft Exchange Server. Progent's experts can help you prepare for multi-site Exchange installations or updates and can supply local technicians to help enterprises with installations of Exchange Server 2007 in the or any region covered by Progent's engineers.
Dynamics GP/Great Plains allows you to expand and manage your business better by delivering deep availability of strategic information and a rapid return on investment. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains confers major productivity benefits including its ability to extend the reach of your organization, manage your accounting, automate financial operations, unify procedures throughout your business, improve inventory control, enhance order accuracy, expand revenue and shorten lead-time, and increase cash flow. Progent can help you configure and manage a reliable, safe server and communications foundation to support Great Plains, and can provide expert Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains support professionals to make sure you reap all the benefits of your Microsoft Dynamics GP software.
Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online lets you use cloud-resident virtual machines, mailboxes and other Exchange components to lower hardware expense and management overhead. You can deploy Office 365 Exchange Online to run all your Exchange mailboxes, or you can set up a hybrid architecture that combines on-premises and cloud-hosted mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts offer affordable remote technical support to assist your organizations to assess the potential advantages of Office 365 Exchange Online, design a network topology that makes sense for your functional requirements and IT budget, carry out a non-disruptive migration from your current Exchange organization to one that incorporates Office 365 Exchange Online, train your management team and end users, and deliver as-needed consulting and technical support.
For desktop virtualization, Progent can provide the expertise of a Citrix XenDesktop expert who can assist you to plan a XenDesktop environment that improves the strategic value of your information system; configure XenDesktop software with your physical and virtual servers, user devices, and printers; upgrade your existing desktop virtualization software to the latest versions of XenDesktop; and deliver advanced remote troubleshooting. Progent can also train your IT staff to adhere to best practices to manage XenDesktop effectively.
Progent can help your business to design a migration to Microsoft Teams from Skype for Business and configure, administer, and troubleshoot a cloud-based or hybrid implementation of Teams. Progent can help you to connect Teams with Office/Microsoft 365 apps, Exchange, SharePoint Online, and your phone infrastructure.
Progent can assist you to understand the wealth of subscription options available with Office 365 and integrate your network with Office 365 in a way that delivers maximum business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-vendor networks that incorporate Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux software. Progent can also assist your business to create and maintain hybrid networks that transparently integrate on-premises and cloud-based resources.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent's Palo Alto Networks firewall experts can show you how to select, configure, and manage Palo Alto Networks firewall appliances to create a modern cybersecurity solution that extends across your on-premises and cloud resources and guards any user anywhere with any device.
Progent's ProSight family of managed services are designed to offer organizations who have minimal in-house IT support teams with low-cost help from enterprise-class management platforms and technical experts. Advantages of Progent's ProSight line of managed services include flat-rate network maintenance costs, smart automation of routine management processes, continual absorption of the latest technology, smooth migration from older systems to up-to-date solutions, close fit between computer technology with strategic goals, guidance from veteran IT consultants, and freeing up management to concentrate on business rather than ever-changing computer technology.
For enterprises with branch offices in or any region served by Progent's engineers, Progent's Microsoft-Certified IT consulting professionals and certified Cisco system consultants offer a variety of network support services such as project management, SOX compliance, office moves, corporate security, network design, local or remote emergency support, and technical support for collocation hosting environments. A Progent network architect can show you how to plan a multi-site network that makes smart use of co-location services and Internet data centers. Progent’s Microsoft Premier engineers can help large corporations plan, deploy and maintain major rollouts of updated versions of Microsoft products including Enterprise Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange Server, SharePoint, SQL Server, and Enterprise Windows. Progent’s CCIE and CCNP consultants can help you configure Cisco technology for connection solutions that incorporate simple, high-speed, integrated, and remote networking.
Progent's certified Microsoft Windows 2000 consulting staff can help you enhance the functionality of your existing Windows 2000 Servers and can streamline network management, provide tech support and repair, and enhance security. Progent can also show you how to create, rationalize, and implement a plan to upgrade from Microsoft Windows Server 2000 to Microsoft Windows Server 2003. Progent is expert in designing test programs to eliminate the obstacles involved with moving to Windows Server 2003 by identifying potential hardware and software compatibility issues.
Small to mid-sized companies can now enjoy all the advantages of Operations Manager 2007 and also have fast access to Progent’s Microsoft and Cisco certified network consulting experts. With Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, mid-size organizations can choose a simple co-sourcing service program built around Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in System Center Operations Manager 2007 to provide small and midsize business information systems world-class availability, protection and productivity.
Progent's seasoned application designers and software developers can assist your business to create enhancements to Microsoft GP that support the unique requirement of your business without losing the advantages of seamless Windows integration. Progent can also offer help with a range of development technologies that can be used to create integrations with Microsoft GP/Great Plains. These integration tools include Microsoft Dexterity, Modifier, Visual Studio for Dynamics, Continuum, eConnect, Web Services for Dynamics GP, Integration Manager and ODBC.
If your company is producing UNIX-based applications in an environment that includes Windows-based servers, desktops, and office productivity products, Progent offers comprehensive network support outsourcing that frees you to concentrate on your field of strategic know-how without the continual hassle of managing your business network. By using smart server monitoring and by delivering remote and on-site assistance when your company needs it, Progent represents an economical alternative for supporting an information network that provides excellent availability, security, and efficiency. Progent's developer support services feature comprehensive it outsourcing, virtual infrastructure, online and in-person support and troubleshooting, proactive network monitoring services, and Helpdesk services.
SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that enables the rapid development of a new generation of high-end programs that can provide your company a critical competitive edge. SQL Server provides core support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and outside the firewall. The experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft integration, ensures you success in designing, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server applications that are seamlessly connected with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET environment.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that stores and organizes complete documentation for all delivered services. Unlike many freelance consultants or local support organizations who provide minimal documentation or details of services done, every service delivered by Progent is accompanied by full documentation. Each Progent staff member has use of the service reports sent by every staff member to each customer. The discipline of documenting and archiving service records results in more effective service and avoids a variety of typical misfortunes such as when a support client is effectively held hostage to a consultant who won’t let go of vital service information.
Progent’s Cisco-Certified technology consultants offer professional PIX Firewall support services covering architecture, integration and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector threat protection, and secure connectivity services. Extending from compact, easy-to-install desktop devices for small businesses and home offices to modular gigabit appliances, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a healthy level of security, performance and reliability for information networks of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a hardened, purpose-built operating system, PIX OS, avoiding possible OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has received ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification plus Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide multiple integrated protection and connectivity services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, VoIP and digital media security, site-to-site and remote-access IPsec VPN connectivity, intelligent access services, and extensive management solutions. Progent’s network experts can help you choose and deploy any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls including 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's certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server consulting experts have long backgrounds configuring ISA Server-based security solutions for IT networks with multiple offices, remote workers, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. Progent's ISA Firewall experts can help your small business in planning and implementing an installation of ISA 2000 Server or ISA Server 2004 that supports your information security requirements without adversely limiting your IT system accessibility. Progent's consulting professionals can help you upgrade from Microsoft Proxy Server from Microsoft ISA 2000 to ISA 2006 Enterprise Edition Server or ISA 2006 Standard Edition Server.
Windows 8.1 is engineered to run on computers from smartphones and tablets to power-user desktops. An abundance of innovative features, including touch screen support and iconic live tiles user interface, offer a broad range of advantages for companies who understand how to exploit them. Progent's Windows experts can assist get your business up the learning curve with Windows 8.1 and show you how to gain maximum business value from the product's many technical enhancements.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting combines advanced virtual server architecture, a state-of-the-art data center facility, and the technical services of Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team to provide small and midsize companies with a complete information technology outsourcing alternative that improves network availability and security, eliminates management distraction, and saves money. With Progent's Private Cloud Hosting, a smaller business can have all of its software platforms and key business application servers hosted in a secure and reliable facility on a high-performance, non-stop virtual server configured and supported by Progent's computer support professionals.
Progent's seasoned group of IT consultants and application experts have extensive background delivering online and on-premises support for organizations of all sizes who need to integrate Android phones and tablets into their information systems so that users can be productive from virtually anywhere. Progent has the breadth of know-how to solve network issues that involve multiple manufacturers and that represent a mix of legacy and up-to-date information technology. Progent provides affordable remote expertise to help you with any facet of designing, deploying, managing and maintaining your BYOD environment. Progent can deliver occasional support to help you to resolve especially stubborn technical problems, or Progent can provide comprehensive project management services to help you complete strategic IT initiatives on schedule and on budget. Progent can assist with local, cloud-centric, or hybrid network environments and can provide support for all major operating systems, apps, management utilities and hardware infrastructure. Progent also can provide customized group or one-on-one classes to help you manage and use Android phones to maximize their business value.
Progent offers high availability load balancing support covering system load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content dispatching technology such as F5 Networks 3DNS. High availability load balancing vendors for which Progent can provide consulting services include Windows 2003 Server Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Metaframe and Presentation Server, Cisco Content Services Switch, Cisco Content Engine and LocalDirector 400 series, and F5 Networks BIG-IP.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the functionality of its predecessor Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a revamped structure. These improvements favorably impact key areas such as manageability, availability, compliance, operational costs, collaboration, extensibility, performance, compatibility, and the user experience. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange 2013 consultants can help you understand the potential business benefits of migrating to Exchange 2013, create an efficient validation and deployment plan, and train your IT staff to manage your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent also offers affordable remote support and management services for Exchange Server 2013.
Lync 2013, rebranded Skype for Business, allows organizations of all sizes to build a manageable and secure communications environment that supports a BYOD computing style with instant messaging (IM), presence, web conferencing with app sharing and whiteboard, and both IP and PSTN calling across a broad assortment of desktop and handheld clients. Progent's certified Lync Server 2013 consultants and network integrators can help you to evaluate the business benefits of Lync Server 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-resident (with Microsoft Lync Online) or hybrid model suitable for your present and future plans, implement Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and deliver live online and on-premises training to your IT staff and users. Progent has expertise in key pieces of a Lync 2013 solution including Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange Server, and Progent can assist your organization to integrate Lync Server 2013 with popular Microsoft Office and Office 365 apps including Outlook and PowerPoint.
Network monitoring ordinarily consists of observing a system's resource utilization to help uncover throughput backups or fix hardware or software issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, license-free network monitoring tools that run under Linux or UNIX and can be used to observe multi-OS environments where UNIX and Windows coexist. Progent's system integration engineers can show you how to use both these tools to optimize and repair your network. Progent's Linux consulting services provide small businesses and programmers help with administering and supporting UNIX and Linux systems that coexist with Windows-based technology.