Progent offers advanced remote support to help businesses integrate their IT infrastructure with leading public clouds such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS. Progent can help you to plan and manage cost-effective environments that can include Windows and Linux systems and applications in both cloud-centric solutions or in hybrid architectures that combine on-premises resources along with cloud services. To assist you to incorporate public cloud services with networks, Progent can provide a range of public cloud migration services such as Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud design and integration consulting, Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud migration, and Amazon Web Marketing Service development and troubleshooting. Progent has over 15 years of background providing advanced consulting expertise online, and Progent can help you successfully carry out your cloud integration initiatives on schedule and affordably.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi network infrastructure consultants offer online or on-premises integration and troubleshooting support to assist you to plan, implement, upgrade, optimize, administer and troubleshoot Aironet wireless access point deployments of any scale or topology. Progent's Cisco wireless controller consultants can also assist you to combine your Wi-Fi ecosystem with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to build a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity foundation that is simple to manage and expand. Progent also offers affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to determine the most appropriate selection, location and setup of Aironet Wi-Fi APs to accommodate your unique workplace layout, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is a low-cost collection of server products that provides the foundation for a powerful but manageable IT network. The inter-connectivity demands of the Microsoft .NET functions bundled with Small Business Server 2011 requires an IT expert with hands-on expertise and extensive experience in designing and implementing effective end-to-end information technology systems. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have broad experience with the technologies built into SBS 2011 and Microsoft SBS 2008. This experience ensures you success in deploying, managing, and troubleshooting network solutions based on the SBS line of servers and programs.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer small and mid-size businesses enterprise-class consulting services for Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003. SMS 2003 is Microsoft's solution for change and configuration management. SMS 2003, included in Microsoft System Center 200, enables companies to deliver critical software quickly and reliably to specified workers, reduce software costs and adhere to licensing agreements by understanding usage profiles, enhance Windows security by increasing your awareness of vulnerability and by delivering targeted updates, manage your mobile workforce through industry standards independent of connection or geography, and reduce operational costs by efficiently exploiting the administrative capabilities built into Windows. Progentís SMS engineers can show you how to use SMS effectively for automated software and application installation, security patch administration, and asset tracking management including software and hardware inventory.
Progentís Wireless Site Survey makes it easy to plan and implement a WiFi LAN customized for your facilities, offering you a WLAN that has the coverage, performance, load-handling capability, QoS, security, and roaming capability your company needs. Progent's Wireless Site Survey services are offered either as an affordable remote service or as a more detailed on-premises service.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can help your business to evaluate the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can assist your organization to plan and carry out a smooth migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network architecture including local, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide online or onsite support services ranging from as-needed architecture assessment or troubleshooting to end-to-end project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is carried out on time and on budget.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, web-aware database and data analysis package that opens the door to the fast development of a new generation of high-end applications that can provide your company a significant competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 provides core support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in planning, installing and administering Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are well integrated with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET environment.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that stores and organizes complete documentation for all billed services. Unlike some freelance consultants or small support firms who offer scant documentation or specifics of services performed, each service delivered by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Every Progent staff member has access to the service reports transmitted by each staff member to every client. The practice of detailing and organizing support activity results in more efficient support and avoids a variety of typical problems such as when a service client is effectively held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of vital service information.
Progent's Citrix-accredited consultants can assist your company to evaluate the business benefits of XenServer and other Citrix products, and can assist you to design, test, execute, troubleshoot, and support a XenServer installation. Progent can also assess your existing XenServer environment and show you how to optimize resource utilization, responsiveness, security and compliance, availability, and disaster recovery.
ISA 2006 is a multi-functional gateway that provides a powerful application layer firewall, VPN, proxy, and Web caching platform for protecting the Internet-facing networks of any organization against a broad range of attacks. Progent's Microsoft ISA Server engineers can help you design, cost-justify, test, install, configure and manage the any edition of ISA Server 2006 on your network.
Cisco's Meraki line of switches are designed for sites ranging from branch offices to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE consultants can provide cost-effective online consulting expertise to assist your company to plan and deploy an efficient network solution that incorporates Meraki switches, simplify network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-based management tools, configure policies to maintain security and compliance, create and test a disaster recovery strategy, and troubleshoot issues associated with any aspect of your Meraki deployment. Progent can also help your company to connect Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki wireless access points to create a cohesive networking solution.
Progent's Check Point Software experts can help you select and deploy Check Point Firewall and VPN utilities and hardware based on Check Point Software's technology to provide an economical and efficient security defense for your business network. Progent can also show you how to configure other Check Point technologies such as Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point UTM-1 firewalls with security solutions from other suppliers and offer a single source for on-going technical support, administration, training, and design expertise.
Progent's Linux consulting experts provide small and mid-size companies and developers help with administering and supporting Linux systems that coexist with Microsoft-based networks. Progent can give your business access to Linux consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This wide array of experience offers you an easy single consulting firm to help you create and manage a secure and robust cross-platform network and communications solution that allows Linux and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Windows with leading Linux variations including RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandriva Linux, Debian-GNU, and Slackware.
Progent's management team consists of industry professionals with decades of background delivering computer consulting services, technical support, and long-term IT planning to organizations ranging in size from small offices to global enterprises. Great service requires great people, and Progent stands out by having put together a management team that can provide businesses with the top service value in the industry.
Progent's certified SQL Server 2019 experts can help you to evaluate the business case for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver fast remote or onsite contact with experts in system planning and integration, application development, SQL Server management, and cybersecurity.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers offer cost-effective online technical support and development services to assist your business to plan, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot SharePoint 2010 environments that can include web pages that can function as intranets, extranets, document and media management tools, blogs, data marts, business analytics, enterprise search engines, Visio-driven workflows, and other utilities to promote and improve teamwork. Progent can show you how to integrate SharePoint 2010 with Microsoft SQL Server and with third-party data sources and with Microsoft's popular office productivity applications including Office Excel, Word, Outlook, and Project. Progent can help you to upgrade from earlier versions of SharePoint or move a mix of web technologies into a unified and easily managed SharePoint 2010 solution.
Ubiquiti's UniFi family of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 802.11ax Wi-Fi APs, security gateways, and switches. Ubiquiti UniFi appliances running throughout multiple venues with any number of access points can be remotely configured and managed using Ubiquiti's free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and simplifies deployment, discovery, administration, optimization, debugging, monitoring, and analytics. Progent offers the expertise of seasoned Wi-Fi professionals who can help your organization to assess the benefits of UniFi technology for your environment and assist you to design, deploy, administer, and maintain your UniFi solution.
Progent can provide enterprise clients the services of a NetApp-certified consultant to deliver online or on-premises expertise for NetApp's entire line of SAN storage software and hardware products including ONTAP and Clustered Data ONTAP (CDOT) data management, MetroCluster, FlexPod cloud architecture, SnapMirror, SnapVauly continuous D2D backup, Virtual Storage Console (VSC) for VMware vSphere, MultiStore/vFiler for secure IP space separation, OnCommand Reporting and Insight analytics, and NetApp's FAS, AFF, V-Series and N-Series storage lines. Areas of NetApp SAN solutions supported by Progent include SAN architecture, cloud deployment, virtualization, migrations, non-disruptive patching, storage management, information assurance, disaster recovery, and remediation. Progent offers Tier 3 support to assist you to take care of problems with NetApp SAN storage deployments efficiently following leading practices.
SSL VPN makes it possible to establish a secure Internet connection between an enterprise network and virtually any remote computer without the need for pre-installed client software. Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help you design, manage, and troubleshoot SSL VPN solutions based on Juniper's AS Series of remote access appliances.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant improvements in critical areas including performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that works seamlessly across all types of applications including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective online and on-premises consulting services such as system design, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development services to enable businesses of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity consultants offer in-depth experience helping small businesses to minimize system downtime by offering cost-effective online consulting services for disaster recovery/business continuity (DR/BC) planning, fault-tolerant network design, backup/restore systems, and non-disruptive system maintenance. Progentís business continuity consultants can help your company to plan and validate a sensible business continuity strategy that aligns with your business needs and budget. Progentís disaster recovery specialists can help you to design, implement, and manage fault-tolerant technologies including non-stop Internet access, virtualization, clustering, network load balancing, continual off-site backup, and multi-location data centers.
Progent provides consulting services for WatchGuard Firewall security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM series of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can show you how to select, deploy, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall/VPN appliance that fits your security needs and budget. Progent can assist you to manage outdated WatchGuard firewall appliances or upgrade efficiently to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent provides IT services for medium size businesses with 100 to 250 network clients. The medium size business or office has typically been an underserved segment of the market for IT consulting expertise. The cost structures and service access models of major outside support firms make them excessively costly for the typical mid-size business or small medium business (SMB), which usually has a minimal information technology budget with which to support an IT system whose advanced technology and capability are frequently comparable to the networks of much bigger enterprises. Progent's support delivery model, which takes full advantage of online support, virtual office infrastructure and proactive network monitoring, dramatically lowers the network maintenance costs of an SMB while providing the small company with big-company support from professional, IT consultants knowledgeable in a broad range of midsized business technologies. If your mid-sized organization or small business is looking for the quality of network help appropriate for a mid-size office without budgeting big-company prices, call Progent.
Cisco Nexus series switches are intended to deliver the performance, scale, uptime, virtualization support, capacity, data protection and manageability required to function as the foundation of an enterprise data center. Progent's Cisco-certified Nexus switch experts are available to provide remote and on-premises consulting services to help your IT staff to plan an optimal switch topology, set up pilot environments to validate your switching solution, deploy Nexus switches, define and implement appropriate policies, perform security and compliance assessments, set up proactive monitoring, fully utilize resources through virtualization technologies, troubleshoot switching and routing problems, maximize system performance, perform capacity planning, and take advantage of the powerful high-availability (HA) features incorporated into Cisco's Nexus switches. Progent's consultants can also help you to migrate non-disruptively from outdated Nexus switches or Cisco Catalyst switches to current Nexus switches.
If your business computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Sun Solaris platforms with MS Windows, Progent can show you how 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, enhanced performance, and strong protection. Progent's UNIX/Linux/Solaris and MS Windows coexistence assistance services feature IT architecture configuration and support, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), online server monitoring and management, remote network help and repair, in-person technical support, and Contact Center services.
System Center 2016 delivers major improvements in the management of hybrid cloud environments by offering comprehensive integration with Windows Server 2016 servers, Windows 10; unified management of multi-OS environments that incorporate Linux, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere; and better cloud support including tighter integration with Microsoft Intune for Apple iPhone and Google Android smartphone administration plus built-in integration with Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-based analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team offers advanced online and on-premises support for all components of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager (SCOM), Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager, Data Protection Manager, Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help your business to plan and configure a new implementation of Microsoft System Center 2016, expand or optimize your current one, upgrade efficiently from an earlier version of System Center, or debug your System Center solution.
Citrix has developed a powerful family of platforms that provide advanced manageability, scalability, and performance for server virtualization and for server-based distribution of Windows desktops and Windows applications. For delivering virtualized desktops and applications, Citrix offers Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp. For making and administering virtual servers, Citrix has developed Citrix XenServer and Citrix Essentials for Microsoft Hyper-V. Progent's Citrix-certified engineers can assist your company to assess the strategic advantages of Citrix technology and can help you plan, validate, deploy, troubleshoot, and support Citrix virtualization platforms.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a significant performance improvement compared to Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and include unified control of advanced security capabilities such as application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection, DDoS mitigation, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall consultants can assist your organization to design and carry out an efficient upgrade to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX firewalls and help you enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's cloud-based services to build and centrally manage network environments that span local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
For large organizations, Progent can leverage internal network support groups by providing extensive background in supporting critical Microsoft and Cisco technologies. Progent's certified experts offer Enterprise Active Directory consulting, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint Server expertise, and Microsoft SQL Server consulting. For the nationwide or worldwide enterprise with branches, Progent can act as a transparent local extension of corporate IT management. Progentís enterprise consulting services include company-wide security, online branch office support, network design, Sarbox compliance, project planning, and world-class support for multiple location network environments powered by Enterprise Windows 2000. Progent can offer on-site engineers and specialists to assist with a site move or office move, or a system architect to assist with building or using an Internet Data Center or Hosting Facility.
Progent offers consulting expertise for WatchGuard Firewall/VPN security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM series of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can show you how to select, deploy, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that fits your network security requirements and budget. Progent can assist you to maintain outdated WatchGuard firewalls or upgrade efficiently to current WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless network consultants can provide online or onsite configuration and troubleshooting support to help you to plan, implement, upgrade, tune, manage and debug Aironet Wi-Fi access point deployments of any size or topology. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller experts can also help you to combine your Wi-Fi environment with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to build an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is simple to administer and scale. Progent also can provide affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to determine the most efficient selection, location and setup of Aironet wireless access points to accommodate your unique office design, construction, and expected network traffic.
Microsoft Mac Office allows Mac users to receive the benefits of the industry's most familiar business applications. Progent's Apple-certified Mac consultants can show you how to set up Microsoft Office for Macintosh on a multi-vendor network combining Apple OS X and Windows computers so that Macintosh users can access the new features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage in order to share information and network resources with colleagues who run Windows. Progent's engineers have experience with both Apple Macintosh and Windows platforms and can support environments that mix Apple Macintosh with Microsoft Windows systems with complete resource sharing, or networks which intentionally limit sharing between Apple Mac and Windows systems.
Progent offers comprehensive help for each phase of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 migration including end-to-end project management services, site analysis, project design and documentation, cost estimates of all new software licenses and hardware required, suggested vendor sourcing, system verification at client location or at Progent's testing facility, setting up transitional coexistence of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, implementation of the production system, deactivating the old servers, and training for customer's IT staff and users.
Exchange Server 2013 includes major improvements to the capabilities of Exchange Server 2010 and introduces important innovations as well as a revamped structure. These improvements affect key areas including ease of administration, high availability (HA), security and compliance, operational costs, teamwork, extensibility, throughput, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consultants can help you understand the potential advantages of upgrading to Exchange 2013, design a cost-effective validation and rollout strategy, and train your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange 2013 environment. Progent also offers ongoing online consulting and support and management for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
When performing consulting projects for corporate customers, Progent uses a structured approach based on specified milestones in order to meet financial, timing and engineering goals while reducing productivity disruption. Progent's Enterprise Services Project Methodology follows accepted project management standards based on the best practices defined by the Microsoft MSF methodology which includes requirements definition, architecture proposals, pilots, design tuning, and expert implementation. All facets are documented to provide a comprehensive description of IT services delivered and to help in ongoing system maintenance.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you plan, document, carry out, manage, and repair a network-wide move to 64-bit server and client OS software and applications. Progent can help you pilot your 64-bit infrastructure to verify that it supports all of the key 32-bit applications that you intend to retain as well as the latest 64-bit editions of applications you wish to run.
VMware's NSX network virtualization platform allows you to create entire networks in software. NSX permits virtual networks to be deployed in minutes and administered with a high degree of automation regardless of the physical components making up the underlying network infrastructure. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) supports automated recovery, application mobility, plus transparent site relocation, failback and site re-protect. SRM also permits non-intrusive testing for disaster recovery, updates and fixes and can generate audit reports to confirm complete service recovery, validate SLAs and prove compliance. When used with VMware's NSX network virtualization technology, VMware SRM can rapidly recover the complete logical network topology at the recovery datacenter. Progent offers the support of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consultant and VMware SRM integration specialist to help you to design, deploy, test and manage a disaster recovery system powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware NSX.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi technology consultants can help organizations to configure, administer, and troubleshoot Cisco wireless devices such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac wireless access points (APs) plus Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Our compensation structure is built on contribution, so similar to working as an independent contractor, your income is entirely tied to your work effort. Certain of our support staff focus on quality of life and elect to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible calendar to pursue individual enthusiasms like mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or spending private time with family and acquaintances. Other consultants use the chance to earn major bucks through lots of work and extended hours. Progent fully encourages either side of the spectrum plus everything in between.
Progent offers one-on-one education customized for people who want to expand their knowledge of the macOS and OS X platform, Apple Mac computers, or Mac office productivity software including Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide specialized group or individual webinar training for macOS and Mac OS X application software.
Progent can assist businesses of all sizes to adhere to leading practices to configure SCVMM 2012 hosts and host groups, fabric, storage, and library resources; design, deploy, and administer private clouds, virtual machines, and services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM with SCOM 2012 for comprehensive reporting. Progent can help you to upgrade from a legacy version of System Center Virtual Machine Manager or from another virtualization management platform, and Progent can show you how you to optimize and repair your existing SCVMM 2012 ecosystem to make sure you realize the highest possible return on investment.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Office Excel and Office 365 Excel application consultants offer a wide variety of remote support services to help you to plan, program, test, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot applications powered by any version of Excel, including Excel 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. Progent can help you to migrate your existing Excel solutions to the newest releases of Excel, integrate Excel with iOS-powered iPhones and iPads and Google Android phones and tablets, and identify and fix compatibility issues between different versions of Excel. Progent offers as-needed support to organizations looking for a quick fix to a specific problem associated with Excel and Progent also offers comprehensive project management support for upgrading or creating line-of-business application software based on Office Excel. Progent's affordable webinar training classes for Excel can be custom tailored to address the special requirements of individuals or teams.
Systems Management Server 2003 provides extra capability for change and configuration management of Windows-powered systems through SMS Feature Packs. Feature Packs reduce the net administrative costs of managing and configuring software by making it simpler to copy system images, control mobile computers, and run management utilities. In addition to alerting you about techniques to cut management costs by installing Microsoft SMS 2003 Feature Packs, Progent's consulting experts can help you prepare and implement IT tasks that cover areas that Feature Packs are designed to make more efficient. Progent's adoption and upgrade services can minimize spending and eliminate business disruption as you transition to the latest operating systems and applications. Progent's wireless consulting experts can show you how to define efficient processes and policies to manage PDAs and intelligent mobile phones so your mobile workforce stays efficient and secure. Progent's CISSP-certified engineers and CISM-certified security experts can show you how to design a security strategy that includes standards, procedures and IT products to keep your IT network protected.
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a leading cloud-based document management system (DMS) designed specifically for the legal profession. Progent can provide remote guidance from NetDocuments consultants who can assist your law firm to plan, deploy, manage, tune, or troubleshoot a document management system solution powered by NetDocs.
The complexity and integration requirements of Microsoft Windows Servers requires an IT consulting team with practical expertise and broad knowledge in designing and integrating seamless, end-to-end business technology systems. The background of Progent's Microsoft-certified experts, which averages over 10 years supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success deploying Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to align optimally with your business objectives. Progentís IT support can help you with designing, installing, managing, and troubleshooting Windows Server systems that maximize the business value of your IT system. Progentís consultants can assist you with Windows 2008 R2 Server, Windows 2003 Server, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, or Windows NT Server plus Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Vista and other desktop clients.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Progent's expert consultants can help you define and deploy a smooth in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade plan that avoids productivity disruption, reduces ongoing support requirements, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complicated multi-server or multi-location upgrades, Progent offers the experience to finish your project rapidly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 support, repair, and consulting offerings include assistance with the integration of outside vendor enhancements of Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and the creation of unified messaging solutions based on Exchange Server 2007.