The current ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new installations. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help you to maintain your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist you to design, configure, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments built around Cisco ASA firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progentís Wireless Consulting Services provide a fast, economical way for businesses of all sizes to integrate, manage and repair cutting edge wireless connectivity solutions. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac wireless networks, Progent can show you how to design and deploy appliances such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki wireless access points and wireless network controllers. For mobile email and web-based business applications, Progent supports Apple iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows phones and tablets.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking experts offer online and on-premises consulting and support services to help your organization to design, install, administer, tune, and repair wireless deployments that utilize Cisco's Meraki APs. Progent can also assist your organization to design and deploy hybrid networks that combine on-premises and cloud-based services and that provide seamless connectivity, enhanced security, streamlined management, and consistent performance for all your mobile and desktop devices.
Progent's application experts offer in-depth support, software development, integration help, and online classes for popular applications that address vital areas including ERP and MRP, general accounting, management analytics, web application development, and the Microsoft Office family of business productivity software. As a Microsoft Partner with years of background delivering high-level consulting and troubleshooting services online, Progent can assist clients throughout the U.S. to save the time and expense related to travel and on-premises visits without sacrificing the effectiveness of technical services.
Fortinet FortiGate next-generation firewalls are leaders in offering best-in-class performance for SSL/TLS inspection. Progent's Fortinet FortiGate firewall experts can assist you to deploy your Fortinet firewalls to protect all your IT assets at the network perimeter, within the data center, at branches, and in the cloud.
Progent can give you access to programmers who can customize your Microsoft Dynamics ERP, MRP, and financial system applications to suit your unique business requirements. Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants provide experience in Microsoft AX ERP Software, Microsoft Dynamics NAV Business Management Software, Microsoft Solomon, and Microsoft Business Solutions Retail Management System. Progent also offers custom e-Commerce integration services for secure, company-wide resource sharing plus interfacing with CRM programs.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help businesses of all sizes to adhere to leading practices to configure System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager hosts and host groups, networking, storage systems, and libraries; plan, deploy, and manage private clouds, VMs, and VMM services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM 2012 with System Center 2012 Operations Manager for enterprise-class monitoring. Progent can help your company to move from a legacy version of SCVMM or from a third-party management platform, and Progent can help you to enhance and repair your current SCVMM ecosystem to make sure you realize maximum business value.
Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 is based on the proven security technologies of Internet Security and Acceleration Server and provides a easily managed Internet gateway that acts as a one-server solution for an array of security functions such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, application proxy, VPN control, plus HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting features, permits custom reports generated by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to streamline authentication, and can be installed as a virtual machine to cut costs and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help your company to plan and execute test and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint; set up Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist you to migrate smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from ISA Server.
Progent's CISSP-premier network security experts can assist organizations of any size with any facet of information system security. Progent can create cost-effective cybersecurity systems that protect a small business from modern threats or Progent can plan, deploy, and monitor a comprehensive security strategy for hybrid networks that accommodate onsite, online, and mobile clients accessing IT resources distributed over a mix of physical datacenters and public and private clouds.
Progent's Microsoft certified Consultants offer three ways to help medium-size and large organizations create a cost-effective and productive internal Computer Support Helpdesk. Progent's help desk consulting services include ROI analysis, process study and enhancement, executive reporting, education of internal staff, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Evaluation and Deployment Services help companies analyze the various high-quality Help Desk application programs on the market and decide what products might be too costly, lack critical capabilities, or align poorly with your company's corporate culture. Progent also provides temporary staffing for companies who need to reinforce their in-house Help Desk staff for occasional tasks or to substitute for vacationing or incapacitated workers.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery platform that uses array-based storage clustering with synchronous replication to deliver rapid, zero data loss disaster recovery (DR) between datacenters located as far as 185 miles (300km) apart. Progent's team of veteran IT consultants can help your business to plan, deploy, administer, upgrade, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery system based on NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to select an architecture for your MetroCluster environment that aligns with your functional needs and budget. Progent can ensure you adhere to leading practices for installing your MetroCluster environment by delivering help with tasks such as assigning disk pools, determining aggregate layout, setting up FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker, setting up a configuration replication network, and testing your MetroCluster DR system to prove compliance with industry standards and regulatory mandates.
Progent's certified SQL Server 2019 experts can assist you to assess the business case for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver rapid remote or onsite access to consulting experts in solution planning and deployment, application development, database administration, and cybersecurity.
E-Mail Guard represents a comprehensive service for blocking spam and viruses. E-Mail Guard addresses the security and management of company email by offering continually improved spam and virus filtering, policy administration, content testing, and defense against email-based DHA and DDoS attacks. E-Mail Guard also includes tracking, administration and reporting utilities as well as outbound email testing to let you repair your e-mail system and specify and enforce corporate email policy.
Small to mid-sized businesses can now get all the advantages of Operations Manager and also have fast access to Progentís Microsoft certified network support professionals. With Progent's affordably priced IT service programs, mid-size businesses can select a simple co-sourcing service program built around Operations Manager with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online troubleshooting or a complete round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 to provide small company networks enterprise-class reliability, security and productivity.
Progent can assist you in all facets of your migration to Exchange Server 2016 including planning high availability (HA) architecture for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid environment; licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization strategy; specifying storage capacity required for your virtual machines, databases and logs; configuring HLB for high-availability client access services; designing, setting up and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; preparing your firewall; creating SSL certs; providing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.
Progent is a pioneer in affordably providing world-class network support to small companies. Progent's success in handling the network service requirements of the chronically underserved small company sector is the cumulative outcome of key technical and process innovations that have removed much of the conventional costs out of managing IT support, injected unprecedented professional expertise into the support mechanism, and dramatically streamlined the repair process.
Our compensation structure is based on contribution, so just like working as an independent consultant, your income is directly tied to your work effort. Some Progent support staff focus on lifestyle issues and choose to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to pursue personal enthusiasms like mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or sharing private time with relatives and acquaintances. Other consultants take advantage of the opportunity to earn big dollars via hard effort and long hours. Progent completely supports either end of the spectrum plus everything in the middle.
Progent offers cost-effective online support to help companies to integrate Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services including Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon S3, and Glacier. Progent can help your IT team with every aspect of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, readiness assessment, architectural design, testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance tuning, licensing management, backup/restore solutions, and security and compliance.
Progent's consultants can help you with any phase of Azure cloud migration including needs definition, prerequisites assessment, system architecture, pilot testing, deployment, centralized administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery strategies, security policy enforcement, and regulatory compliance assessment. Progent can help your IT staff to configure and debug firewalls and VPN connections so your users can securely connect to Azure services, and Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist you set up key Microsoft platforms to run in Azure including Windows Server, Exchange, SQL Server and Skype for Business. Progent can also help you to create a hybrid cloud ecosystem that seamlessly integrates physical datacenters with Azure services.
Progent offers affordable online and on-premises support to help companies to migrate any portion of their critical network infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save time and hardware expense and enable the use of Google's state-of-the-art machine learning tools. Progent can assist your IT team with every aspect of Google Cloud Platform integration including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, system design and review, testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, licensing management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security strategies.
Progent's consultants have supported Dynamics GP and Great Plains ERP software for nearly two decades and Progent has provided integration, customization, training, and troubleshooting services since the platform's debut. Progent can provide high-level expertise for updating legacy Dynamics GP deployments. Progent can assist your business to plan, test, and carry out an efficient migration from a an outdated version to the latest release of Dynamics GP.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified networking experts can assist your organization to manage legacy PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or transition to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls. Progent can also help you to set up, manage, update and debug Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances with Firepower Services.
For large businesses, Progent can supplement internal IT groups by offering world-class experience in deploying key Microsoft and Cisco products. Progent's certified experts can provide Enterprise Active Directory help, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint Server experience, and Microsoft SQL Server help. For the nationwide or global enterprise with branch offices, Progent can act as a transparent local supplement of corporate network management. Progentís enterprise consulting services include corporate-wide security, remote branch office support, system design, Sarbox conformance, project management, and world-class support for multi-site network environments powered by Enterprise Windows. Progent can offer on-site consultants and technicians to help with a site move or branch move, or a network architect to help with building or utilizing an Internet Data Center or Hosting Facility.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist organizations of all sizes to evaluate Windows 10 or to upgrade to Windows 10 from an older version of Windows. Remote and onsite evaluation and upgrade support for Windows 10 available from Progent's experts include Return on Investment analysis, project management, application and driver compatibility testing, test lab systems, virtualization architecture, Cloud and hybrid solutions, mobile management, teleworker connectivity, security and compliance, streamlined deployment and administration, network infrastructure optimization, wired/wireless convergence, business continuity planning, webinar training for network management personnel and end users, and ongoing Call Center support services.
For advanced project management support, Progent offers access to senior IT experts with decades of experience in IT management, application development, and process engineering for organizations ranging from Big 4 companies to dot-com startups to government agencies. These proven IT managers can provide project management skills to assist enterprise clients follow best practices to ensure that strategic projects are completed on time and on budget.
Progent's Microsoft Certified engineers can provide world-class consulting for enterprise-wide deployments of Microsoft Exchange Server. Progent's consultants can help you plan multi-location Exchange installations or upgrades and can provide onsite personnel to help enterprises with installations of Microsoft Exchange in the or any region served by Progent's engineers.
Progent's Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants offer remote and on-premises support to assist businesses of all sizes to design, deploy, maintain, expand or debug Wi-Fi systems that utilize Cisco Meraki wireless access points. Progent can assist your business to configure and manage Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for sites that range from a teleworker's home or a branch office to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also assist you to configure additional Cisco technology including Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASR routers and ASA firewalls to build a seamless ecosystem that delivers identical connectivity, performance, security compliance, manageability and uptime for wired and wireless clients irrespective of their mobility or device.
For advanced project management support, Progent offers access to senior information technology professionals with years of experience in IT management, program development, and business process design for organizations from Big 4 firms to dot-com startups to government agencies. These high-level IT managers can provide project management expertise to assist enterprise customers follow best practices to make sure strategic projects are successfully completed on time and on budget.
To deliver cost-effective IT services for small businesses, Progent offers full-service computer outsourcing packages that give small offices fast access to technical expertise without requiring you to recruit, educate, and maintain an expensive in-house computer support team. Progentís IT outsourcing packages give you an affordable way for building a protected and robust environment for your important Windows business productivity products such as Microsoft Office XP and Microsoft Office 2003.
Progent's Cisco-Certified network consultants can assist you to use Cisco's management utilities alongside a selection of powerful third-party applications to build a comprehensive network management solution to keep your environment running reliably, conserve expensive resources, guard your data, recover rapidly from hardware failure or malicious attacks, and allow you to expand or repurpose network resources intelligently and affordably as your business grows.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.
Progent can assist you to understand the wealth of subscription plans available with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent supports multi-platform networks that include Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux software. Progent can also help your business to build and maintain hybrid ecosystems that seamlessly combine local and cloud products and services.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can help you design and deploy an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2003 upgrade plan that minimizes network disruption, reduces ongoing service requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2003 easy to administer. For complex multi-server or multi-site upgrades, Progent has the experience to finish your project quickly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2003 support, troubleshooting, and consulting services include expertise with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Exchange 2003 Server that are best aligned to your business goals.
With Catalyst switches for small and mid-size companies, Cisco enables companies to realize the full advantages of adding smart traffic control into their IT infrastructures. Cisco's Catalyst switch technology makes it possible to enable features to make your network infrastructure sufficiently robust to accommodate real-time requirements, expandable to facilitate growth, secure enough to protect restricted data, and capable of prioritizing and managing all traffic to streamline network performance. Progent's CCIE and CCNP certified consultants can help you pick out and deploy Cisco switches appropriate for your business. Also, Progent's certified security consultants can show you how to create a comprehensive protection plan and configure Cisco Catalyst switches so they powerfully support your security strategy. Cisco Catalyst switching products that Progent provides expertise for include Cisco's Catalyst 2960 switches, Catalyst 3560 switches, Catalyst 4900 switches, and Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches.
Progent's certified Microsoft Office and Office 365 consultants can assist companies to incorporate Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 applications such as Office Excel, Office Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Access, Visio and OneNote into a seamless productivity solution that provides quick ROI and promotes improved business outcomes. Progent can help you to interface Office or Office 365 apps with one another and with other key Microsoft technologies such as SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange Server and SQL Server deployed locally or in the cloud. Progent's consultants can also help you to resolve compatibility issues between different releases of Office and can provide customized online training to individual users or groups.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls deliver a significant performance boost compared to Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer unified control of advanced security capabilities such as application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall consultants can assist you to plan and execute an efficient upgrade to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's cloud-based services to create and centrally control network ecosystems that include branch offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
For enterprise project management assistance, Progent offers the services of senior IT professionals with years of experience in technology management, application development, and process engineering for organizations from Big 4 firms to dot-com startups to government agencies. These proven IT managers can provide project management expertise to assist enterprise clients follow best practices to ensure that major projects are completed on time and on budget.
Progent can assist your business in any and all phases of your migration to Exchange Server 2016 such as designing high availability system topology for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2+; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V design; specifying mass storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and log files; configuring hardware load balancing for fault-tolerant CAS services; planning, building and testing Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating your firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.
Progent offers small and mid-size businesses professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate technologies from multiple suppliers to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your budget restraints.
Progent offers cost-effective online and onsite consulting to help organizations to migrate any part of their core network infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform services. This can save time and equipment costs and enable the use of Google's cutting edge machine learning tools. Progent can assist you with every phase of Google Cloud Platform integration including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, architectural design, testing, deployment, administration, performance tuning, licensing management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security.
Progentís wireless engineers can help small companies plan, select, pilot, configure and maintain protected building-to-building wireless bridging products that integrate seamlessly into your existing network while providing a level of protection that equals or exceeds wired connections. Progent provides experience in wireless LAN products from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and other office wireless vendors and can help you identify and deploy the wireless link solutions that align best your business requirements.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is a collection of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to streamline their operations by automating key sales functions including listings, orders, payments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and finances. By leveraging Amazon's vast online ecosystem and automating their sales, vendors can expand their reach, lower their operating costs, accelerate reaction time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service developers can work with your development team and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training so you can shorten development time and expedite your ROI.
If you are developing Linux-based software in an environment that has Windows-based servers, desktops, and office productivity products, Progent can provide comprehensive network support outsourcing that frees you to focus on your field of high-value expertise while avoiding the constant distraction of maintaining your business network. By using automated server monitoring and by delivering remote and on-site assistance as your company needs it, Progent represents an economical solution for maintaining an IT network that features excellent reliability, security, and efficiency. Progent's UNIX/Linux developer support services include comprehensive information technology outsourcing, virtual infrastructure, remote and in-person support and troubleshooting, proactive network monitoring, and Help Desk Call Center support.
Progentís Technical Response Center offers nationwide remote help for Windows and Cisco-based small office IT networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier service experts provide phone help and online secure network access to isolate and repair technical problems rapidly and economically. The scope of technical expertise available from Progent's staff of nationwide support professionals makes it possible to escalate even the toughest problems to appropriate experts as required.
Progent's Wireless Consulting Services provide a convenient, affordable option for companies of any size to deploy, manage, monitor and troubleshoot advanced wireless connectivity technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can show you how to plan and deploy hardware such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki access points and wireless controllers. For wireless email and web-based business applications, Progent supports Apple iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Android smartphones, and Windows phones and tablets.
Progentís professionals offer experience in a variety of technologies relevant to mobile networking such as system topology, wireless data synchronization, wireless protection, mobile e-mail, Microsoft Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and mobile software programming. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified professionals can save your company work and expense by applying their wireless background to help you choose and configure mobile access technologies that make sense for your business. Progent can also tune your IT infrastructure so that mobile PDAs work better.
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For Windows desktop virtualization, Progent offers the support of a Citrix-certified XenDesktop expert who can help your company to plan a XenDesktop solution that improves the strategic value of your IT system; integrate XenDesktop software with your servers, user computers, and printers; upgrade your older virtual desktop software to current releases of XenDesktop; and deliver comprehensive online troubleshooting. Progent can also train your network managers to adhere to industry leading practices to maintain XenDesktop efficiently.
Progent's Mac experts can promote the creative aspect of Mac environments by offering consulting services and training in imaging, sound, and motion video. Progent's support professionals can provide help in a range of Apple Mac programs including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also assist you with specific projects such as scanning or digitizing audio or video or setting up an audio/video post production studio.