Cisco's network security and remote connection products for small companies offer a complete line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP qualifications who can assist your organization to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi APs, and other Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your business goals.
The Progent Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Data Center can be used for piloting mission-critical applications, creating efficient migration methodologies, evaluating and optimizing performance, designing or verifying disaster recovery strategies, mitigating compatibility issues, and building training systems for new products and technologies. For Progent clients who lack adequate internal resources to configure effective pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab cuts capital costs and engineering risk and helps keep vital IT initiatives on schedule.
Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager is part of Microsoft's System Center 2016 family of network monitoring and management products and is designed to provide a centralized mechanism for configuring and administering virtualized datacenters across hybrid networks that can include private clouds and Azure publics cloud resources. Progent's Virtual Machine Manager 2016 consulting experts can assist businesses of any size with all facets of designing, deploying, and maintaining a SCVMM 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assess your virtualization architecture, help you upgrade efficiently from older versions of Virtual Machine Manager, design processes for building and deploying VMs and hosts, implement fault-tolerant scale-out clusters, integrate your datacenter infrastructure with public clouds, set up virtual switches and load balancers, write and refine PowerShell scripts, and help you evaluate the potential business benefits of new capabilities like Storage Spaces Direct and Host Guardian Service. Progent's hypervisor experts offer world-class Hyper-V consulting and VMware vSphere expertise.
Progent’s IT outsourcing packages offer economical network support for mid-size corporations. Whether it includes designing system architecture, setting up an internal Help Desk or using an outside one, deploying an updated email platform, monitoring your network, or building an on-line eCommerce application, outsourcing your network engineering services can smooth out expenses and eliminate uncertainties, permitting IT service budgets to increase in a more moderate and controlled fashion than is possible by assembling a large, all-purpose internal IT staff. Progent’s Outsourcing White Paper and flyers tell you how Progent can help you create a secure and robust network architecture for your vital Windows-based business software such as Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server, and SQL Server.
Microsoft Lync 2013, renamed Skype for Business, enables organizations of any size to create a manageable and protected communications ecosystem that permits a Bring-Your-Own-Device computing style with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, web meetings with application sharing, and both IP and PSTN calling across a wide range of stationary PCs and mobile devices. Progent's certified Lync 2013 consultants and system integrators can help you to evaluate the business benefits of Lync 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-resident (via Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed topology appropriate for your present and long-term goals, deploy Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and deliver custom online and on-premises training to your IT team and users. Progent offers expertise in critical pieces of a Lync 2013 deployment including Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can assist your organization to integrate Lync 2013 with popular Microsoft Office and Microsoft 365 apps including Outlook and PowerPoint.
Progent can assist your business to evaluate the wealth of subscription plans available with Microsoft 365, previously called Office 365, and configure your network with Microsoft 365 in a way that delivers top business value. Progent supports cross-vendor networks that incorporate Windows, macOS, and Linux technology. Progent can also assist you to build and manage hybrid solutions that seamlessly integrate local and cloud resources.
Progent's certified engineers can assist you to test Windows 7 to verify application compatibility and to check its speed and reliability working with your applications. Progent's consultants can also help you to estimate the potential strategic value of adopting Windows 7. If Microsoft Windows 7 makes sense for your business strategy, Progent can help your IT organization to design and implement a non-disruptive migration to Windows 7 from a an older release of Windows.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point experts can help your organization to plan, set up, administer and troubleshoot Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for environments from a small office to a campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist clients to integrate other Cisco appliances for streamlined management.
Cisco's Meraki line of access and distribution switches are intended for environments that go from branch offices to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants can provide cost-effective online consulting expertise to assist your company to plan and implement an efficient network solution based on Meraki MS switches, simplify network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-based management tools, set up policies to ensure security and compliance, develop and test a disaster recovery strategy, and resolve technical issues associated with any facet of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also help you to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst core switches and with Meraki wireless APs to build a cohesive networking solution.
If your company is producing UNIX or Linux software on a network that includes Windows-based processors, desktops, and office applications, Progent can provide comprehensive IT outsourcing that allows you to concentrate on your field of high-value expertise without the constant distraction of maintaining your business network. By using smart network monitoring and by providing remote and on-site assistance when your business needs it, Progent offers an economical alternative for managing an information network that features excellent availability, security, and efficiency. Progent's UNIX/Linux developer assistance services feature full-service network support outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, remote and on-site service and repair, network monitoring services, and Contact Center support.
Secure Application Publishing with ISA Server 2006 provides greater protection of intranet applications while supporting increased productivity by making these resources available to legitimate remote users. Internet Security and Acceleration Server helps protect corporate applications, services, and data throughout all network layers with stateful packet inspection and comprehensive publishing wizards. Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server experts can show you how to plan, deploy, configure, and maintain Internet Security and Acceleration Server on your network so that your business achieves a highly functional and economical balance of protection, productivity, and performance.
Widows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V enhances virtualization in important areas including secure multitenancy, flexible network infrastructure, cloud support, scalability and performance, and high availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist your business to take advantage of Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to install and manage virtual servers to cut network costs and improve availability.
Progent can provide you with application developers who can modify your Microsoft Business Solutions ERP, MRP, and financial system packages to match your particular business requirements. Progent’s Microsoft support experts offer experience in Microsoft Dynamics Microsoft Axapta, Microsoft Dynamics Microsoft Navision, Microsoft Dynamics SL 6.5 Accounting Software, and Microsoft Retail Management Software. Progent also provides custom e-Commerce integration support for secure, company-wide information sharing as well as integration with Customer Relationship Management packages.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the capabilities of its predecessor Microsoft Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful innovations plus a revamped architecture. These improvements favorably impact vital IT areas like manageability, high availability (HA), compliance, cost of ownership, teamwork, expandability, throughput, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange 2013 consultants can help you evaluate the potential advantages of migrating to Exchange 2013, design a cost-effective test and deployment strategy, and educate your IT team to manage your Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide ongoing remote consulting and management for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
Windows Server 2008 is an important advance in making IT systems more secure and available, simpler to virtualize and manage, higher performing, and able to provide an improved environment for web hosting and development. Progent can help your business benefit fully from the improvements built into Windows Server 2008 by providing certified consulting, support, training, staffing, network monitoring, and security engineering services.
ProSight Data Protection Services ECHO offer small and mid-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and enables rapid recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's disaster recovery consultants can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to restore your critical data.
Small to middle size businesses can now get all the advantages of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager and in addition have quick access to Progent’s Microsoft and Cisco Premier network consulting professionals. With Progent's economically priced network service packages, small organizations can choose a basic System Center Operations Manager-based co-sourcing package with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a complete round-the-clock outsourcing solution. Progent supports System Center Operations Manager 2007 to provide small company information systems enterprise-class reliability, security, and productivity.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified network infrastructure consultants can provide high-level support services for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (previously CallManager). Progent can help you to integrate VoIP phones, create dial plans, configure SIP trunking and PSTN connections, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and design UCS server failover systems.
Progent's Microsoft consultants can assist your company to assess the benefits of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 for your environment and can help you to plan and execute an installation of Lync Server that centralizes the management of IM and Presence and improves the productivity of your in-house staff, telecommuters, and mobile workforce. Progent can also assist you to perform an efficient migration to Lync Server from Office Communications Server or Live Communications Server, interface Microsoft Lync Server with Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how you can run Microsoft Lync Server to enhance the collaborative functions of Microsoft Office applications, and offer online seminars and ongoing technical support for Lync and other Microsoft technologies.
Progent's expert support team can help you design and deploy a smooth in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade plan that avoids network downtime, reduces long-term support demands, and makes your Exchange 2007 Server easy to administer. For complicated multiple server or multi-site upgrades, Progent has the experience to finish your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 help, troubleshooting, and consulting offerings include expertise with the integration of outside vendor enhancements of Exchange Server 2007 and the creation of unified messaging implementations powered by Exchange Server 2007.
Our compensation structure is built on contribution, so similar to working as a freelance consultant, your earnings are entirely tied to your generated revenue. Some of our consultants focus on lifestyle issues and elect to work at a more relaxed pace, using our self-determined schedule to follow personal pursuits such as mountain biking, motorcycle racing, skiing, surfing, travel, or sharing private time with family and friends. Other consultants take advantage of the opportunity to make major bucks through lots of effort and extended hours. Progent fully encourages both sides of the spectrum plus everything in between.
Progent's experts offer Apple macOS and OS X users a variety of services including desktop support, Apple macOS and OS X consulting, Apple Mac co-existence with Windows networks, Entourage and Exchange Server expertise, security services, and custom education. Progent can assist businesses to upgrade to macOS from Mac OS X or other earlier editions of OS X and Progent can offer expertise with Apple Mac application software. Progent can also help you with iPhone support and iPad synchronization, or moving to iCloud. For business networks based exclusively on Mac OS X or for networks with a mix of Mac, Linux and Windows powered servers and workstations, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft consultants have the experience and depth to deal with the complexity of planning, configuring and supporting a network infrastructure that is available, secure, fast and aligned with your organization's objectives.
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology from SentinelOne to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks.
Progent is a certified Altaro partner and can design and manage an implementation of Altaro Office 365 Backup to protect your Microsoft 365 mailboxes, files residing on your company's OneDrive Accounts and SharePoint Document Libraries, plus user and group Teams Chats.
Progent's Cisco-certified SIP infrastructure consultants can assist you to plan, deploy, maintain, debug and enhance Cisco's SIP connectivity technology and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-based SIP trunks and can provide cost-effective online or onsite support to help businesses to migrate smoothly to a productive unified communications environment that delivers fast ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft unified communications consultants can help you to configure connections between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's VoIP and IP video platforms like Skype for Business Server and Lync Server for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.
Progent's SonicWall firewall consultants can help you integrate, manage, and update SonicWall firewall/VPN appliances including the newer SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the older SonicWall PRO 2040 devices. Progent's CISM and GIAC-certified network security experts can show you how to incorporate SonicWall security gateways into a complete network protection plan and design security into your corporate operations.
Progent can assist companies of all sizes to move any part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify network administration and lower hardware investments. Microsoft Azure includes a wealth of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the benefits and limitations of various cloud computing architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to administer cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local apps and resources and ensure you avoid the typical errors small companies make when moving to the cloud. Progent can assist you to configure VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, handle user identity with Azure Active Directory, and automate backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to prepare firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and to integrate Apple iOS devices and Android handhelds.
Microsoft Exchange and Apple Mac workstations can work together efficiently. Progent's Mac and Microsoft premier experts can help you install Microsoft Entourage and Microsoft Exchange Server so your Mac users are able to work closely with colleagues who run Outlook. With Microsoft Exchange and Entourage 2008 or 2004 for Mac, Exchange and Mac software can collaborate, allowing Mac users to receive and transmit email, examine the GAL, import addresses, synchronize calendars, and alert people to conferences with your Microsoft Exchange account. Progent will make sure that your Exchange Server is properly set up and that WebDAV and Outlook Web Access are enabled. Progent also offers specialized one-on-one Entourage training.
If your office computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can assist you to integrate your servers into a cohesive network that permits all your operating systems to run side by side for easy management, seamless information exchange, high availability, superior throughput, and strong security. Progent's UNIX and MS Windows coexistence assistance services feature network architecture integration and support, support for Windows services for UNIX, online network monitoring and management, remote network help and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Help Desk Call Center outsourcing.
Progent’s Microsoft certified consultants offer a range of consulting services for Microsoft Dynamics GP. Microsoft Dynamics GP is an accounting and business analysis package based, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the expandable and familiar platform of Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP provides an affordable tool for controlling and combining accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, and human resources. Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and configure, and with its modular design you can purchase only the functions you currently require, with the option to expand users and increase capabilities when necessary. Progent’s Dynamics GP/Great Plains consulting engineers can help you deploy, customize and manage the latest release of Dynamics GP or migrate smoothly from an earlier release.
Progent makes use of the Flexential Tampa colocation center mainly to deliver private cloud hosting. Progent maintains a group of network consultants located in the vicinity of Tampa, and Progent also offers remote support from Progent's nationwide roster of Microsoft-certified consultants, Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers, ISSIP-CISSP-certified security experts, Hyper-V and VMware specialists, and veteran disaster recover preparedness consultants. Progent can also help you to design and execute a move to the Flexential data center by providing services such as planning system configuration, specifying hardware components, system configuration and validation, troubleshooting, setting up remote network management, and educating your network staff.
Progent offers the expertise of Microsoft-certified consultants as well as seasoned database application programmers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure engineers, business continuity planning specialists, and security professionals to help you to assess the potential benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and execute out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define a cost-effective and secure IT infrastructure that helps you maximize the business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
ProSight Data Protection Services ECHO offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's disaster recovery consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your critical data.
The experience of Progent's certified Windows Server consulting team, with an average of over 10 years of support in Microsoft integration, assures you success in selecting the edition and set up of Windows 2003 Server that aligns best with your business goals. Progent can also help you with planning, deploying, managing and troubleshooting powerful information technology applications powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and can streamline your migration from Windows 2000 or Microsoft Windows NT.
System Center Configuration Manager 2016 automates software provisioning across multiple sites, simplifies security and compliance settings control, inventories network assets, protects against corporate data leakage, performs health reporting, allows safe end-user self service, and delivers a common control mechanism for administering mixed-operating system networks based on on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployment topologies. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager 2016 consultants and Microsoft Azure cloud integration specialists can assist your organization with any facet of designing, installing, using and repairing a SCCM 2016 deployment for local, cloud-based, or hybrid networks.
Progent’s Technical Response Center (TRC) offers low-cost nationwide extended hours online support for information systems powered by Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support experts provide extended hours phone help and remote secure computer connection to troubleshoot and resolve network problems rapidly and economically.
Progent's consultants offer remote and onsite consulting services for organizations of all sizes to assess the benefits of upgrading to Skype for Business from any release of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to design an on-premises, cloud or mixed deployment; interface Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint and Microsoft or Microsoft 365; set up HA solutions; interface Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and interface with other collaboration systems such as Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified information security consultants can help you design and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that is compliant with government and industry requirements.
Progent's certified Microsoft Office and Microsoft 365 experts can help companies to integrate Office desktop and Microsoft 365 apps such as Office Excel, Office Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Access, Visio and OneNote into a cohesive productivity solution that provides quick return on investment and promotes improved business results. Progent can help you to interface Office or Microsoft 365 apps with one another and with other core Microsoft platforms including SharePoint, Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server running locally or hosted in the cloud. Progent can also help you to resolve compatibility problems with different releases of Microsoft Office and offers customized online instruction to individual users and teams.
Progent’s Technical Response Center offers national remote help for Windows and Cisco-based small business computer networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier support professionals provide phone help and online secure network connection to isolate and resolve network problems quickly and affordably. The scope of IT experience represented by Progent's staff of nationwide service engineers makes it possible to escalate even the toughest problems to competent experts as needed.
Application Publishing with Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 allows more control over intranet resources while supporting enhanced productivity by making these resources accessible to authorized remote users. ISA Server can protect corporate applications, services, and data across all network layers with application-layer filtering and comprehensive publishing wizards. Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server 2006 consultants can help you design, deploy, configure, and maintain Internet Security and Acceleration Server on your network so that your company achieves a highly functional and affordable balance of security, productivity, and speed.
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Progent can provide onsite training designed for individuals who want to expand their understanding of the Apple macOS and OS X operating system, Apple Mac computers, or Mac office software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide customized group or one-on-one online training for macOS and Mac OS X application software.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2019 consultants can assist your organization to plan and implement an efficient migration to Windows Server 2019 using existing system architecture or a new cloud-hosted or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 delivers significant improvements in scale, performance, manageability, virtualization, cybersecurity, hybrid on-prem plus cloud deployments, resilience, and container support.
Progent’s Microsoft certified consultants offer a variety of consulting services for Dynamics GP/Great Plains. Microsoft Dynamics GP is a Microsoft accounting platform and business management solution built, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the expandable and popular platform of Microsoft Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010, the latest version of Microsoft accounting products in the Dynamics GP/Great Plains family, offers a cost-effective tool for managing and combining finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, customer relationships, and HR. Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and configure, and with its modular design you can license only the functions you currently require, with the ability to add users and enlarge functionality in the future. Progent’s Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software support engineers can show you how to deploy, configure and manage Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 as well as older versions of Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
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Key characteristics of Microsoft Dynamics GP software include a modular structure that allows you to license just the functionality you require, a standards-based architecture based on Microsoft technologies to safeguard your investment and offer a tightly integrated environment, enhanced reporting capabilities that allow you to monitor all operations, revenues and expenses and sales patterns, compatibility with Microsoft Office to enable access to business information, the capability to process information from almost any database or desktop application into Microsoft GP/Great Plains, and an open architecture that makes it easy to create specialized applications. Progent can help you configure and support a reliable, secure server and communications infrastructure to support Microsoft Dynamics GP, and can offer experienced GP consultants to help you turn the powerful features of Dynamics GP business accounting software into a productive business management solution.