Altaro VM Backup from Hornetsecurity offers small and mid-size businesses a reliable and budget-friendly platform for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be deployed in local, offsite, multi-site, and cloud-hosted environments and also supports cost-effective backup to Azure storage. Headline features include industry-leading Augmented Inline Deduplication to cut backup storage needs, Continuous Data Protection with backup intervals as short as five minutes for minimizing your exposure to data loss, military-grade encryption, item-level recovery capability for specific files and emails, extensive support for Windows Server Cluster Shared Volumes and vCenter for managing large-scale environments, and support for Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service to back up live virtual machines with zero downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and can provide a broad array of services to help you to plan, install, optimize and troubleshoot a backup/restore solution based on Altaro VM Backup software.
Progent can help your organization to prepare for, deploy, and operate System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate smoothly to SCCM 2012 from an older device and application management solution or assist you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 environment to support your evolving IT needs. In addition, Progent can help you to create a software foundation that fully supports SCCM by providing advanced consulting support for associated Microsoft technologies including ADDS, SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and IIS.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is an integrated collection of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their business processes by automating key sales activities such as listings, orders, payments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and reports. By leveraging Amazon's vast online ecosystem and automating their sales, merchants can broaden their reach, reduce their cost of sales, accelerate response time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) developers can collaborate with your development staff and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training so you can cut development time and costs and speed up your return on investment.
Progent's expertise providing Microsoft .NET services and SQL Server consulting, and Progent's application development experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and additional developer platforms enable Progent to design custom mission-critical programs and eCommerce solutions that integrate seamlessly with Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software. Progent's Dynamics GP reporting services can help you design reports that let you analyze your business more thoroughly, turning raw data into valuable insights into your business.
Progent's data protection experts can assist you to create, implement and administer a backupup/restore plan based on MSP360 Backup software to protect your assets residing on any leading public cloud. Progent can provide monitoring and remote management to protect against data loss caused by human mistakes, system glitches, ill-intentioned insiders, and external attacks such as ransomware.
Microsoft 365 Exchange Online allows you to use cloud-resident servers, mailboxes and other email components to reduce hardware costs and administrative overhead. You can deploy Exchange Online to host all your Exchange mailboxes, or you can set up a hybrid solution that combines both local and cloud-hosted mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer affordable remote technical support to assist your organizations to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft 365 Exchange Online, plan a solution that aligns with your functional requirements and IT budget, implement an efficient migration from your existing Exchange system to one that includes Microsoft 365 Exchange Online, train your management team and users, and provide ongoing consulting and technical support.
Progent's pricing policy is to bill for remote support and on-premises help by the minute. Consequently, you are billed only for received services. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for off-hours or emergency service, and inside California or in regions where Progent offers in-person support, Progent does not charge for travel except for urgent calls where on-site work is less than four hours. Also, Progent imposes no startup fee and asks no retainer for services delivered during normal business hours. Many support firms impose substantial minimum payments or charge for each quarter hour or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity avoids large invoices for fast fixes so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to fester.
Progent's ransomware experts can help you to evaluate your ransomware defenses, monitor and protect your network, assist with negotiating a settlement with a hacker, and reconstruct an information system victimized by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, Netwalker, Snatch or Nephilim.
Cisco has developed an extensive product line of routers including routers built to provide the security, bandwidth, and reliability required by organizations ranging from branch offices to worldwide enterprises and ISPs. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, transparent failover, and redundant power for improved reliability and system availability. Progent can help you select and configure Cisco routers to establish a solid infrastructure for your IT system and to make it easy to grow as you add new users, open new offices, deploy new services, extend your network to clients and partners, and support a more mobile workforce. Progent can provide help with a variety of routers powered by the Cisco IOS operating system, including Cisco's 800 family of small office routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 ISR routers, Cisco 1900 and 4000 G2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for WAN edge environments, CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Routers.
Cisco's Meraki line of switches are designed for sites that go from small branches to campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants offer affordable online consulting expertise to help your company to design and deploy a productive network solution based on Meraki switches, streamline network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-based management tools, define policies to ensure security and compliance, develop and validate a disaster recovery plan, and troubleshoot issues related to any facet of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also assist you to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst core switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi APs to create a unified networking solution.
Progent imposes no service activation charge and requires no monthly commitment for support services provided during regular working hours. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with big bills for fast repairs so you will not be tempted to allow minor problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you design, document, implement, manage, and troubleshoot a network-wide move to 64-bit server and client operating systems and business applications. Progent can help you test your 64-bit infrastructure to verify that it handles all of the key 32-bit programs that you want to retain as well as the latest 64-bit editions of software you wish to install.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified experts provide three service programs to help medium-size and large companies create a cost-effective and productive in-house Computer Support Help Desk. Progent's consulting services include ROI evaluation, process study and enhancement, management reporting, training of in-house personnel, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Selection and Integration Support Services help organizations sift through the various high-quality Help Desk application programs available and decide what packages might be too costly, miss key functions, or align poorly with your organization's business goals. Progent also provides temporary staffing for companies who need to augment their internal Help Desk staff for occasional projects or to fill in for absent or indisposed personnel.
Progent offers cost-effective remote access to an Oracle-certified MySQL RDBMS administrator or application programmer and can assist organizations of all sizes to integrate and manage MySQL within a robust network environment that offers high levels of speed, expandability, and security. Progent also has experience assisting businesses port databases from Oracle to MySQL.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you to enhance your desktops from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can assist you to calculate the risks and benefits of upgrading to 64-bit desktop computing, design an affordable upgrade process that minimizes operational interruptions, and offer economical, professional remote help to aid your company to configure 64-bit PC desktop operating systems and applications on your existing computers.
Progent's Mac support consultants can assist you with a wide range of network infrastructure areas including network architecture, off-site and mobile access, internetwork compatibility, security, and emerging technologies such as VoIP and fast wireless connectivity. For business networks built exclusively on Mac OS X or for systems that use a combination of Mac, Linux/UNIX and Windows powered servers and desktops, Progent has the knowledge and depth to deal with the complexity of designing, integrating, and maintaining a network infrastructure that is reliable, safe, productive and aligned with your corporate goals. Progent can help you configure Apple's Xserve enterprise servers, Apple's Xserve RAID non-stop storage systems, and Xsan SAN solution. Progent can also provide skilled experts to help you with Cisco routers and switches.
Colocation data centers make it possible for businesses to share world-class facilities for housing network hardware that supports mission-critical applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can assist your small business with all facets of your colocation program including choosing and moving to a colocation facility, designing network topology, defining required equipment, on-premises and remote maintenance, setting up online network administration, and training your support staff.
Progent practices information transfer from Progent's consultants to clients. By educating customers to resolve problems that are within their scope, Progent can concentrate on delivering hard-to-find services where Progent has few competitors. Small businesses who utilize trusted independent service providers or who employ in-house support personnel benefit when Progent transfers knowledge about critical technology and proven processes to make their networks more robust, protected, and efficient.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to evaluate the benefits of Windows Server 2008 for your company, create pilot systems and rollout plans, integrate Windows Server 2008 with your network infrastructure and applications, educate your IT personnel how to use new administration utilities, and provide continuing consulting and support via low-cost options including Contact Center service and remote technical assistance.
The knowledge and experience of Progent's certified Windows Server consultants, with an average of more than 11 years of support in Microsoft integration, assures you success in selecting the edition and configuration of Windows 2003 Server that aligns best with your company's goals. Progent can also help you with designing, installing, managing and troubleshooting sophisticated information technology applications powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and can streamline your migration from Windows 2000 Server or Microsoft Windows NT.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can show you how to rationalize the business case for deploying Microsoft SharePoint 2007, consult with you on the appropriate edition of Microsoft SharePoint for your application, provide setup and deployment services, assist you to set up MS SQL Server as a back-end database, optimize your network integrity, integrate your standard and custom application programs to work with SharePoint 2007, design a company-wide security plan that includes portal solutions, and provide maintenance and Help Desk support.
Progent is one of the most qualified information technology consulting firms for creating email and messaging solutions powered by Microsoft Exchange 2000. Progent is skilled in helping small and mid-size businesses derive all the benefits of Microsoft Exchange 2000 for typical situations including updating from Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-managed or POP3 e-mail system, and using managed services for your Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progent is among the most qualified IT consulting companies for designing email and messaging solutions based on Microsoft Exchange 2000. Progent specializes in helping small businesses get all the advantages of Exchange 2000 for typical scenarios including upgrading from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-managed or POP3 e-mail system, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 management.
Progent offers the part-time services of a veteran Chief Information Officer to offer a broad perspective to assist your company pick and maintain network technology to meet your current needs and that can serve as a firm foundation for your growth. Progent's part-time CIO services provide economic advantages to companies who want to maximize the benefits from their IT investment but who are unable or hesitant to take on one more high-level position to their full-time staff. Because Progent is vendor-neutral, with a large staff of engineers certified to support all leading operating systems and connectivity technologies plus a wide range and application software, Progent is in a unique position to provide unbiased advice as well as expert technical help for developing information systems that fit the special requirements of your business.
Progent can provide cost-effective online consulting to help businesses to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services such as Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon S3, and Glacier. Progent can help you with every phase of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design, testing, configuration, administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Progent offers the expertise of certified engineers and experienced software developers, DBAs, project managers, Cisco-certified network engineers, business continuity specialists, and certified data security professionals to help your business to evaluate the likely benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, plan and execute out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy database platforms, and configure an efficient and secure network infrastructure that helps you maximize the business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progent's Microsoft certified experts provide a range of consulting services for Microsoft Dynamics GP. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains is a financial and ERP solution based, like all Microsoft accounting tools, on the scalable and popular foundation of Microsoft Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP provides an affordable tool for managing and combining finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, and HR. Dynamics GP is simple to install and configure, and with its modular approach you can license only the capability you currently need, with the option to expand clients and increase functionality in the future. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP consulting engineers can show you how to install, customize and administer the current version of Microsoft Dynamics GP or migrate smoothly from an older version.
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and SonicWall. Progent can help you create a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate products from a variety of vendors to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget restraints.
Progent uses a sophisticated support reporting system that records and formats detailed documentation for all delivered services. Unlike many independent consultants or small service firms who provide scant documentation or details of services performed, each service provided by Progent is tracked by comprehensive documentation. Each Progent consultant has access to the support documentation transmitted by each consultant to each client. The discipline of documenting and organizing service activity results in more efficient support and avoids a slew of typical misfortunes such as when a service client is effectively held hostage to a consultant who won't let go of the keys to the kingdom.
Progent has extensive experience delivering a full-spectrum of online IT consulting and emergency troubleshooting services to local governments and school districts throughout the U.S. Progent is one of the pioneers in delivering advanced online IT consulting and has delivered network solutions to clients in every state. Online support eliminates travel costs and resolves issues faster than on-premises service calls.
Microsoft 365 Exchange Online allows you to utilize cloud-resident servers, mailboxes and associated Exchange components to reduce hardware expense and management hassle. You can configure Exchange Online to run all your Exchange mailboxes, or you can run a hybrid solution that combines both local as well as cloud-resident mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can provide budget-friendly remote support to help your small businesses to evaluate the benefits of Exchange Online, plan a solution that makes sense for your business needs and IT budget, implement a non-disruptive migration from your existing Exchange system to one that includes Exchange Online, train your IT team and end users, and deliver ongoing consulting and technical support.
Progent's certified Windows Server 2022 experts can help your organization to plan and implement a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2022 using an on-premises deployment architecture or a hybrid model that integrates cloud-hosted Windows Server on Azure with a datacenter-based installation of Windows Server 2022.
Progent's Meraki Wi-Fi AP experts provide remote and onsite support services to assist businesses of all sizes to plan, install, manage, upgrade or troubleshoot Wi-Fi networks that utilize Cisco Meraki wireless access points. Progent can help you to set up and support Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for sites that can range from a telecommuter's home or a branch office all the way to a campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist you to configure additional Cisco products such as Catalyst and Nexus switches, routers and ASA firewalls to create a seamless network infrastructure that delivers the same access, responsiveness, security, manageability and uptime for wired and wireless clients irrespective of their mobility or device.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified network engineers can help you to assess the value of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 for your business and can assist your IT staff to plan and implement an efficient upgrade to Microsoft Exchange 2010 from Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server that will provide fast return on investment by increasing your productivity, cutting the expense of equipment and service, streamlining administration, and consolidating your vital communications technologies.
Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, run on the Windows Server 2003 platform and powered by technology first developed by Connectix, delivers the performance needed to accomplish server consolidation, application migration, and server quarantine projects through virtualization technology in an enterprise-class computing network with high expandability, manageability, and fault tolerance. Microsoft has aimed Virtual Server at businesses wishing to improve ROI in application programming and testing, upgrading from legacy line-of-business applications, and server consolidation. Progent's certified Virtual Server consultants can assist your business to evaluate and deploy MS Virtual Server.
Progent can assist businesses of any size to migrate any part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT management and lower equipment expense. Azure offers a comprehensive library of cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the advantages and limitations of different cloud networking architectures supported by Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-based or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and resources and ensure you sidestep the typical errors small organizations make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can show you how to configure cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and build backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to configure perimeter firewalls and VPN connections and also to integrate iPhones and iPads and Google Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent's certified consultants can help you to evaluate the advantages of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test systems and migration strategies, optimize your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, educate your IT management staff, create a corporate-wide security plan, streamline IT management, assist with application development, and build and validate a DR/BC plan.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey services help you to plan, install and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi network adapted to your facilities, providing your business a wireless solution that delivers the coverage, speed, density, data protection, and hand-off capability your company requires.
Progent's Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity consultants offer extensive experience helping small organizations to minimize network downtime by offering cost-effective remote consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity planning, high-availability network design, backup/restore solutions, and transparent system maintenance. Progent's business continuity consultants can assist your company to develop and validate a sensible business continuity plan that aligns with your business needs and IT budget. Progent's disaster recovery engineers can help you to design, implement, and manage resilient technologies including non-stop Internet access, virtualization, clustering, network load balancing, continual online backup, and geographically dispersed hot backup centers.
Progent's certified engineers can help you to pilot Microsoft Windows 7 to confirm application and driver compatibility and to determine its performance and reliability running in your environment. Progent can also help you to assess the potential business value of moving to Windows 7. If Microsoft Windows 7 makes sense for your business, Progent can help your IT organization to plan and execute a smooth deployment of Microsoft Windows 7 from a your current release of Microsoft Windows.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, now called Skype for Business, enables businesses of all sizes to build a manageable and protected communications ecosystem that permits the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing style with IM, real-time presence, audio/video and web meetings with application sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN calling enabled for a wide assortment of stationary PCs and handheld clients. Progent's certified Lync 2013 consultants and system architects can assist your company to evaluate the advantages of Lync Server 2013, design an in-house, cloud-resident (with Lync Online) or mixed topology suitable for your current and long-term goals, deploy Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and provide custom online and onsite training to your management team and end users. Progent offers expertise in key components of a Lync Server 2013 solution that include Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can help your organization to combine Lync 2013 with key Microsoft 365 apps including Outlook clients and PowerPoint.
Progent offers the expertise of certified engineers and seasoned database application programmers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified security consultants to assist your business to evaluate the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and configure a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012.
System Center Configuration Manager automates application and device provisioning at scale, streamlines security and compliance settings management, inventories network assets, guards against company data leakage, provides health monitoring, allows secure self service, and delivers a single point of control for administering mixed-operating system networks based on on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consulting team and Azure cloud integration experts can assist you with any aspect of planning, installing, using and troubleshooting a SCCM deployment for local, cloud, or hybrid networks.
Cisco has designed a full product line of routers that includes appliances built to provide the protection, performance, and reliability demanded by organizations ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, transparent failthrough, and backup power for improved reliability and system availability. Progent can show you how to select and configure Cisco routers to establish a solid foundation for your network and to make it economical to grow as you support new users, start new offices, install new services, extend your network to clients and partners, and manage an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent can provide expertise in a range of routers based on the Cisco IOS platform, such as the Cisco 800 series of small office VPN routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 ISR routers, Cisco 1900 and 3900 Generation 2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 Aggregation Services Routers for wide area network edge environments, CRS Carrier Routing System for the network core, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) is a component of Microsoft's System Center 2016 family of IT infrastructure management products and is intended to provide a centralized mechanism for deploying and managing virtualized datacenters across hybrid environments that can include private clouds and Microsoft Azure resources. Progent's SCVMM 2016 consultants can help organizations of all sizes with all facets of building, implementing, and managing a SCVMM 2016 ecosystem. Progent can review your virtualization topology, help you upgrade smoothly from older releases of VMM, develop processes for creating and installing virtual machines and VM hosts, design fault-tolerant compute and storage clusters, connect your private cloud infrastructure with public clouds, configure virtual switches and load balancers, develop and debug PowerShell scripts, and help you assess the strategic advantages of new technologies like Storage Spaces Direct and Shielded VMs. Progent's certified hypervisor professionals offer world-class Windows Hyper-V consulting and VMware vSphere expertise.
Progent can help your it team to design and administer hybrid environments that support Windows and Linux systems and applications in either cloud-only systems or in hybrid topologies that combine on-premises resources as well as public clouds. To assist you to integrate public clouds with physical datacenters, Progent offers a variety of public cloud migration support services that include Azure enterprise hybrid cloud design and integration consulting, Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud migration, and Amazon Web Marketing Service (WMS) programming and debugging. Progent has two decades of experience delivering high-level consulting expertise remotely, and Progent can make sure you successfully carry out your cloud integration projects quickly and affordably.