Progent's Wi-Fi VoIP phone configuration and troubleshooting consultants can provide online and on-premises support to help your organization create and manage a Cisco wireless IP phone solution by delivering integration services that range from debugging the set up of a wireless VoIP phone or AP to offering project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the wireless architecture of an entire campus.
Progent's compensation model is based on contribution, so just like being a freelance contractor, your earnings are entirely tied to your work effort. Some of our support staff stress lifestyle issues and elect to work at an easy pace, using our flexible calendar to follow individual enthusiasms like mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, fishing, vacations, or spending free time with relatives and acquaintances. Others use the chance to earn major bucks through lots of work and long days. Progent fully encourages either end of the spectrum and any point in between.
Progent can provide cost-effective online access to an Oracle-certified MySQL DBA or software programmer and can assist organizations of all sizes to configure and support MySQL in a reliable network environment that offers high levels of speed, expandability, and protection. Progent also has proven skill assisting companies port databases from an Oracle environment to MySQL.
In addition to offering access to Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) consultants, Progent has experts in Dynamics AX (Axapta), Dynamics NAV, Dynamics SL (Solomon), Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System, Macola ERP, MAS 90 by Sage Software, and QuickBooks Pro by Intuit. Progent can provide software development, troubleshooting, administration help, migration support, and 1-on-1 or group online training tailored to meet your specific needs. Progent's experts also can help you integrate and maintain a secure, reliable server and communications infrastructure to run your ERP, MRP and accounting solutions.
SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that enables the fast development of a new generation of high-end applications that can give your business a critical competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features built-in support for XML and the ability to communicate across the Internet and outside the firewall. The expertise of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of background helping with Microsoft integration, assures you success in designing, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server applications that are well integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET environment.
For medium-size companies looking for network support, Progent can deliver a variety of alternatives including on-site service, on-line support, phone-based Help Desk, round-the-clock support with automatic system monitoring, temporary staffing, business relocation services, software programming, and professional consulting. For midsize businesses in California or other areas covered by Progent's onsite consultants, Progent provides professional on-premises support for fixing network issues rapidly and affordably.
If you are developing UNIX-based software on a network that has Microsoft Windows-based servers, PCs, and office productivity products, Progent offers comprehensive network support outsourcing that allows you to concentrate on your area of high-value know-how while avoiding the constant hassle of maintaining your company information system. Through the use of automated server monitoring and by delivering remote and on-site support when your company needs it, Progent offers an economical way for supporting an information network that provides excellent reliability, protection, and efficiency. Progent's developer support services include comprehensive it outsourcing, virtual infrastructure, online and on-premises service and troubleshooting, 24x7 monitoring, and Contact Center outsourcing.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is a library of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to streamline their business processes by automating crucial sales activities including listings, orders, payments, fulfillment, and reports. By tapping into Amazon's extensive online selling environment and automating their sales, vendors can broaden their market, reduce their cost of sales, accelerate reaction time to customers, and increase their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) consultants can collaborate with your development team and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring so you can cut development time and get to market quickly.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery platform that uses failover storage clustering along with continual replication to deliver fast, zero data loss disaster recovery between sites located up to 185 miles away from one another. Progent's roster of seasoned IT consultants can help you to design, deploy, administer, upgrade, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery solution built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can assist you to select an architecture for your MetroCluster deployment that aligns with your functional needs and budget. Progent can ensure you adhere to leading practices for installing your MetroCluster solution by delivering help with tasks such as assigning disk pools and shelf IDs, determining plexes layout, setting up volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, implementing a tiebreaker mechanism, designing a configuration replication network between your peered clusters, and testing your disaster recovery solution to verify compliance with information assurance standards and regulatory requirements.
Progent provides live remote instruction for a range of desktop apps and environments including Office and Office 365 Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Visio plus Adobe Acrobat Writer, Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Microsoft Windows 10 and 8.1. Online training provides the benefits of traditional physical classroom instruction, such as immediate communication between students and teachers, but avoids the costs of transportation and the challenge of attempting to accommodate the availability of many workers. Available to single students or groups of any size, Progent's live online training allows the trainer to conduct the seminar from a remote office while the students can be spread throughout a campus or all over the the U.S. Live online education utilizes proven learning aids such as broadcast white boards, electronic hand-raising, and shared applications. Classes can be short and targeted to specific subjects or extended in time and wider in scope.
Progent's data protection experts can assist you to design, implement and troubleshoot a backup/restore plan based on MSP360 software. MSP360 offers file/folder or image-based backup/restore for virtual machines and physical computers, works with all popular public clouds, and allows you to create a data protection ecosystem with a minimum RTO and a granular Recovery Point Objective. With ProSight DPS 360 Backup, Progent can provide comprehensive monitoring and management of your backup environment to protect against data loss resulting from human miscues, computer glitches, ill-intentioned insiders, and external attacks such as ransomware.
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Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the rapid development of a new generation of high-end programs that can provide your company a critical competitive advantage. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the capability to query across the Internet and outside the firewall. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in planning, deploying and administering Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET platform.
Progent’s Cisco-Premier network consultants offer professional PIX Firewall support services encompassing architecture, integration and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers robust user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector attack protection, and safe connectivity services. Ranging from small, plug-and-play desktop appliances for small businesses and home offices to scalable gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls provide a healthy combination of protection, speed and reliability for information networks of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a hardened, specially designed operating system, PIX OS, avoiding possible OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification plus Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide multiple integrated protection and networking services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, Voice over IP and digital media security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN connectivity, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative tools. Progent’s Cisco experts can help you choose and integrate 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.
If your business computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Sun Solaris technology with Windows, Progent can show you how to incorporate your IT resources into a unified environment that allows all your operating systems to run side by side for easy management, transparent dataflow, high dependability, enhanced throughput, and strong protection. Progent's UNIX/Linux/Solaris and Windows integration assistance offerings include IT infrastructure integration and service, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and management, online technical support and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Contact Center services.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified experts provide several ways to help mid-size and large companies create a cost-effective and productive in-house Network Support Help Desk. Progent's help desk consulting services include Return on Investment evaluation, process study and enhancement, executive reporting, education of in-house personnel, and documentation of processes. Progent's Software Selection and Deployment Support Services help organizations sift through the various high-quality Help Desk application programs available and decide which products might be too costly, lack critical features, or align badly with your organization's business goals. Progent also offers temporary staffing for organizations who need to augment their in-house Help Desk staff for occasional projects or to fill in for vacationing or indisposed personnel.
Widows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V enhances virtualization in important areas including secure multitenancy, agile infrastructure, cloud readiness, expandability and performance, and high availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your business to take advantage of Hyper-V to install and manage virtual servers to cut network costs and enhance productivity.
Progent can provide fast access to the expertise of veteran Wi-Fi specialists who can assist organizations to determine the value of Ubiquiti UniFi wireless access points for your business and help you to plan, install, maintain, and debug your UniFi network. Progent can also carry out a Wi-Fi site survey to assist you to choose, configure, and place Ubiquiti UniFi Wi-Fi APs for your required signal coverage and throughput.
Progent offers expert help for every phase of your Exchange Server 2010 upgrade with services that include outsourced or co-sourced project management, site readiness preparation, project planning, specification of all new software and hardware required, recommended vendor sourcing, pilot verification at customer location or at Progent's test lab, setting up temporary coexistence between Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, deployment of the production system, decommissioning the previous servers, and webinar training for client's support staff and end users.
Ubiquiti's UniFi line of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 Wi-Fi access points (APs), security gateways, and managed switches. UniFi appliances installed on multiple venues with any number of access points can be remotely provisioned and managed with free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and streamlines deployment, discovery, administration, optimization, troubleshooting, monitoring, and reporting. Progent offers the skills of veteran Wi-Fi consultants who can help you to determine the value of Ubiquiti’s UniFi products for your environment and assist you to plan, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot your UniFi ecosystem.
Progent's certified Windows 2000 consultants can help you enhance the capability of your existing Windows 2K Servers and can simplify network administration, offer tech support and troubleshooting, and enhance security. Progent can also help you create, rationalize, and execute a strategy to migrate from Windows Server 2K to Microsoft Windows 2003 Server. Progent is expert in setting up test programs to reduce the technical risk involved with migrating to Windows 2003 Server by identifying potential hardware and software compatibility issues.
Progent’s wireless engineers can help small organizations design, choose, pilot, install and support secure building-to-building wireless bridging products that integrate seamlessly into your IT network while offering a level of security that matches or exceeds wireline interfaces. Progent provides experience in wireless LAN/WAN technology from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and other office wireless providers and can help you identify and install the wireless link solutions that align best your company requirements.
Progent can assist small businesses to move any part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT administration and lower hardware investments. Azure offers a wealth of public cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the advantages and limitations of different cloud networking architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and local applications and resources and ensure that you avoid the typical errors small organizations make when moving to a public cloud. Progent can show you how to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to configure perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and to manage Apple iOS devices and Android handhelds.
Progent can show you how to prepare and execute an efficient migration to Dynamics GP so that you preserve your information, improve your protection, modernize your management reporting, take complete advantage of Microsoft Office integration, and reduce productivity disruption by creating and following a sensible migration plan. Progent can also help educate new Dynamics GP users so you don't waste productivity. Progent can enhance your financial reports and business analytics by providing Crystal Reports consulting, FRx programming, and Microsoft Excel support. Progent's experience with Microsoft .NET technology, Microsoft SQL Server applications, and programming with VBasic, XML and other platforms make it possible to produce custom business software and eCommerce solutions that integrate transparently with Dynamics GP 2010/Great Plains 2010.
Our compensation structure is built on contribution, so similar to working as a freelance consultant, your earnings are directly tied to your work effort. Some of our consultants stress quality of life and choose to consult at an easy pace, utilizing our self-determined calendar to pursue individual enthusiasms such as mountain biking, car racing, snow boarding, fishing, travel, or sharing free time with family and friends. Other consultants use the opportunity to make major bucks via hard effort and long days. Progent completely supports either end of the spectrum and any point in the middle.
Network monitoring ordinarily involves observing a system's resource utilization in order to uncover throughput bottlenecks or troubleshoot hardware or program issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, license-free monitoring utilities that work under Linux or UNIX and can be deployed to observe multi-OS environments where Linux and Windows coexist. Progent's network support engineers can help you use both these programs to tune and repair your network. Progent's Linux support services offer small businesses and programmers assistance with administering and supporting UNIX/Linux and Solaris systems that work with Microsoft-based products.
Progent’s staff of Microsoft and Cisco Premier experts average longer than a decade of real-world professional background, at the front lines of network service, executing a wide variety of IT tasks for an extensive mix of clients. Every Progent support professional shares a proven set of individual best practices which are incorporated into shared leading practices standards that Progent teaches its consulting staff. This guarantees that you get not just expert technical help, but also a consultant with proven methods for applying computer knowledge to solve actual network problems rapidly.
Progent's Power BI consultants can help your business to design, deploy, maintain, update or troubleshoot your Power BI environment. Progent can also assist you to organize your target data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to build and administer an onsite, cloud, or hybrid environment to run Power BI.
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), formerly branded CallManager, operates as the center of Cisco's communications and collaboration solution. Unified CM and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) provide a location-independent IP-PBX by integrating with unified messaging apps like Cisco Unified CM IM and Presence Service with Jabber support, Unity Connection for voicemail management, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (Unified CCE) for creating a highly automated customer contact center. Progent's CCIE-certified network consultants can deliver efficient and budget-friendly online and onsite support to help organizations of any size to build and administer CUCM ecosystems by providing Cisco Unified Communications Manager integration and troubleshooting consulting services that deliver maximum productivity. Progent's consultants can assist with any facet of Unified Communications Manager setup and troubleshooting in areas that include integrating Voice over IP phones and desktop Video phones, reviewing dial plans, configuring SIP trunking and PSTN calling, installing ISR routers with CUBE VoIP networking support, designing Cisco UCS server failover systems for high availability, capacity planning, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server.
Progent's CISM-certified security staff can show you how to secure your Mac network through professional support offerings including running security tests, recovery from virus and denial of service penetrations, setting up firewalls, integrating safe off-site and mobile access, deploying monitoring programs for defense against viruses, spam, and directory harvest attacks, and creating a comprehensive security strategy appropriate for the specific goals of your corporate network.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls provide a significant performance boost compared to Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer centralized control of modern cybersecurity features such as application visibility and control (AVC), next-generation intrusion protection with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can help you to plan and execute a smooth upgrade to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and show you how to integrate Firepower firewalls with Cisco's cloud-based services to create and centrally manage IT ecosystems that include local offices, data centers, and cloud resources.
Office 365 is Microsoft's expanding suite of client productivity apps and cloud services available on a subscription basis. Office 365 programs and cloud-based services are offered in an array of subscription plans targeted at customers ranging from individuals and households to global enterprises. Progent offers fast and affordable online access to specialists with in-depth knowledge of Microsoft, macOS, iOS, and Android platforms. Progent can assist your business to understand the wealth of subscription plans offered with Office 365 and integrate your network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent offers expertise with multi-platform networks that incorporate Windows, macOS, and Linux technology. Progent can also assist you to create and maintain hybrid ecosystems that transparently integrate on-premises and cloud resources.
Progent's Microsoft Office Word and Office 365 Word experts can provide a wide selection of economical online consulting services to assist you to manage your legacy Microsoft Word environment or assist you to upgrade to a current version of Microsoft Office Word. Support available from Progent's experts include VBA software development, identifying and fixing compatibility problems between various versions of Office Word, interfacing Office Word with different Microsoft Office apps like Excel and Outlook or with 3rd-party platforms and plug-ins,network enhancements for dependable. reliable cloud connectivity, security and compliance consulting, smart phone and tablet synchronization, and remote training sessions tailored for individuals or groups.
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified network security audit professional able to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT governance, systems and architecture ROI, IT service delivery, protection of data assets, and disaster recovery planning.
NetApp MetroCluster is a high-availability and disaster recovery software suite that uses failover storage clustering with continual replication to deliver fast, zero RPO disaster recovery (DR) between datacenters that are up to 300km apart. Progent's roster of veteran network experts can assist you to design, configure, administer, upgrade, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery system built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to select an architecture for your MetroCluster deployment that meets your technical requirements and IT budget. Progent can make sure you adhere to leading practices for configuring your MetroCluster solution by providing guidance with tasks like assigning disk pools, arranging aggregate layout, provisioning NetApp FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, provisioning Cisco and Brocade switches, implementing a tiebreaker, designing a configuration replication network between your storage clusters, and verifying your MetroCluster DR solution to show compliance with information assurance standards and government mandates.
Cisco's Meraki MS line of access and distribution switches are intended for environments that go from branch offices to campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants can provide affordable remote consulting to assist your company to design and deploy an efficient network solution based on Meraki switches, streamline network administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management tools, set up policies to ensure security, create and validate a disaster recovery plan, and resolve technical issues associated with any facet of your Meraki deployment. Progent can also assist you to connect Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst core switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi APs to build a cohesive networking solution.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of top information security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of ProSight Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent's experts can provide Apple macOS and OS X users a variety of services such as desktop support, Apple macOS and OS X consulting, Apple Mac integration with Windows environments, Microsoft Entourage and Exchange Server expertise, network protection services, and one-on-one education. Progent can help businesses to upgrade to macOS from OS X or other earlier editions of Apple Mac OS X and Progent can offer expertise with Apple Mac application software. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also help your business with Apple iPhone support and iPad synchronization, or migrating to iCloud services. For computer environments based exclusively on Mac OS X or for networks incorporating a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows powered servers and desktops, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft consultants have the experience and depth to handle the complexity of planning, integrating and supporting a network infrastructure that is reliable, secure, efficient and aligned with your company's objectives.
Server proliferation puts pressure on IT budgets and management resources. Server reduction through a virtual architecture promises lower TCO of hardware and quicker return on investment, more leveraged use of physical computers, streamlined operations, increased network availability, and easier manageability. Typical usage scenarios for virtual servers include resource consolidation, low-cost platforms for line-of-business legacy applications running on outdated operating systems, and affordable quarantine of software development or evaluation environments from production systems.
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SQL Server 2000 is a complete, web-aware database and data analysis package that opens the door to the rapid development of cutting-edge high-end applications that can give your business a significant competitive edge. SQL Server features core support for XML and the capability to communicate across the Internet and outside the firewall. The expertise of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 engineers, averaging more than over 10 years of background supporting Microsoft integration, assures you success in planning, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET platform.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey services help you to design, install and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi LAN adapted to your facilities, providing you a WLAN that delivers the coverage, speed, capacity, QoS, security, and hand-off ability your company requires. Wireless site survey services from Progent include remote predictive modeling for designing a wireless network and onsite survey services for confirming, optimizing, and debugging an operational wireless network.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create test systems and rollout plans, optimize your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-location, cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, educate your IT management, staff, create a corporate-wide security strategy, streamline IT management, help with creating applications, and generate and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent's Microsoft-Certified SQL Server consultants can provide an array of support services to assist small companies to design, implement, administer, and repair Microsoft SQL Server 2008 systems so that they receive the maximum competitive advantage from this advanced RDBM platform. In addition, Progent offers consulting expertise for network architecture, company-wide protection, and software programming to increase the strategic advantage of your SQL Server 2008 investment.
Progent offers comprehensive help for each step of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade with services that include outsourced or co-sourced project management, site prep, project planning, specification of all new software and equipment required, suggested vendor sourcing, pilot verification at customer location or at Progent's testing lab, setting up temporary coexistence between Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, deployment of the solution, decommissioning the old system, and webinar training for client's support group and users.
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a leading cloud-based document management system (DMS) built for the legal profession. Progent can provide remote guidance from NetDocuments consultants to help your law firm to design, deploy, administer, tune, or troubleshoot a document management system solution based on NetDocs.
Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains software includes analysis and reporting capabilities that allow you to monitor all operations, sales and spending, and sales trends with integrated drill-down, inquiry, and reporting functions. Progent's Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting consulting expertise can enable you to design reports that let you analyze your business more thoroughly, converting raw data into valuable management information. Progent can enhance your reporting and analytics by offering Crystal Reports consulting, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel programming. In addition to delivering reporting help, Progent can supply Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server help, and programming experience with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to offer specialized line-of-business application development and web commerce applications that work transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains.