Progent offers national online technical support and consulting services for businesses that operate Solaris networks or whose information systems feature a combination of Sun Solaris and Microsoft Windows technology. Remote IT help provides maximum leverage for your information technology dollar by extending user efficiency and shortening the hours billed for computer repair services. Advanced online access utilities and experienced technicians and consultants combine to enable Progent to solve most IT problems without wasting time and money by traveling to your location. In most of cases your network issues can be remediated by telephone or via a combination of phone support and remote access. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE network experts and CISM certified security specialists to assist you with the toughest system issues.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless integration experts can help you to deploy, manage, and debug Cisco wireless devices including Aironet and Meraki Wave 2 wireless access points plus Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Progent's Windows Server 2016 disaster recovery experts can assist your organization to design a disaster recovery system based on Microsoft's cloud-tested Failover Clustering tools such as Cluster OS Rolling Upgrade for non-intrusive migration to Windows Server 2016, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss recovery, Storage Spaces Direct for high-performance network-attached storage using industry-standard equipment, Virtual Machine Load Balancing for improving the speed and fault-tolerance of Failover Clusters while reducing TCO and management overhead, and Cloud Witness for easy, economical creation of a stretch cluster quorum witness.
Progent can help your company to design and implement a smooth transition from a UNIX-powered IT environment to a network powered by Windows and capable of supporting Microsoft's popular office productivity software, business applications, and developer tools. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco consultants and software development experts can show you how to preserve your information and reduce productivity disruption by developing an effective migration strategy that protects your current assets in UNIX software and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting expertise available from Progent include evaluation of current infrastructure, transition planning and testing, MS Exchange migration support, information and application transition, and processor and storage system transition and economization.
Progent can provide economical remote support from IT engineers with expertise in a wide array of products and technologies that provide solutions for backing up Windows, Apple Mac, and Linux/UNIX servers and workstations as well as notebooks and handhelds. Progent can provide consulting support for leading data protection platforms such as Acronis Backup and Recovery, Barracuda Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, CrashPlan PRO, Double-Take Software, MozyPro, Retrospect for Macintosh, Time Machine, vSphere Data Protection, and Oracle Solaris FLARs. Progent's consultants can help your company to implement, enhance, or troubleshoot data backup systems for a variety of architectures including on-premises, remote, cloud, or a mix.
Small to mid-sized companies can now enjoy all the benefits of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 and also have quick access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco certified network support experts. With Progent's economically priced IT service programs, mid-size businesses can choose a simple co-sourcing service program built around Operations Manager with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote troubleshooting or a complete round-the-clock outsourcing solution. Progent offers expertise in Operations Manager 2007 to provide small business networks enterprise-class availability, protection and performance.
If you are a network consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent and assisting Progent's clients will enhance your abilities through collaboration with Progent's staff of motivated, world-class consulting experts. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and computer support to small companies will give you the chance to work in depth with business leaders and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic companies. Also, Our virtual office environment offers the most advanced tools for off-site service and wireless access to help you to deliver speedy solutions when you troubleshoot mission-critical issues.
Progent's application experts offer advanced support, custom development, integration help, and online classes for leading applications covering key areas including ERP, financials, business analytics, web application development, and the MS Office suite of business productivity software. As a Microsoft Partner with decades of background providing advanced consulting services remotely, Progent can help small businesses anywhere in the United States to eliminate the time and fees associated with travel and on-site activity without sacrificing the effectiveness of consulting support.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a fast and low-cost way for small and mid-size businesses to get an unbiased assessment of the health of their network. Powered by some of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools available, and overseen by Progent's certified team of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how well the configuration of your essential network devices adhere to leading practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI like a more manageable and safer Active Directory implementation. Both versions also offer the ongoing benefits of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM) technology. These advantages can include easier management, better compliance with government and industry security regulations, more efficient utilization of network resources, quicker problem resolution, more dependable backup and restore, and increased uptime.
Remote continuous monitoring, proactive alarms, and actionable reports are crucial to preserving the proper operation of your network and avoiding preventable and costly downtime. Remote Monitoring and Management technology has progressed so far that businesses of any size can get a degree of protection that was previously reserved for large enterprises. Progent can provide several Remote Monitoring and Management options available as economical services created to help your company to identify and resolve a an array of network problems before they can disrupt productivity.
Progent's Meraki wireless access point experts offer remote and on-premises support services to help businesses of any size to plan, deploy, maintain, expand or troubleshoot Wi-Fi networks that utilize Cisco Meraki wireless access points. Progent can help you to set up and support Cisco's Meraki-based wireless networks for environments that can range from a teleworker's home or a branch office all the way to a large campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist you to integrate additional Cisco technology such as Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASR routers and firewalls to create a seamless network infrastructure that provides the same access, performance, security compliance, ease of management and availability for wired and Wi-Fi users irrespective of their location or computing device.
Progent uses an enterprise-class support reporting system that records and organizes detailed documentation for all billed services. Unlike some independent consultants or local support firms who offer scant documentation or specifics of services done, every service provided by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Every Progent consultant has use of the support documentation transmitted by every staff member to every client. The practice of documenting and organizing service records results in more effective support and eliminates a variety of common misfortunes such as when a service client is effectively held captive to a consultant who wonít release vital service information.
Progent's UNIX platform support services offer small businesses and developers assistance with administering and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-based networks. Progent offers your organization access to UNIX consultants, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This wide range of expertise offers you a convenient single consulting firm to show you how to build and maintain a protected and reliable cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that allows UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with popular variants of UNIX including Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX), Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms such as RedHat Linux, SuSE Linux, Debian-GNU and Mandrake.
Progent's temporary IT staffing services allow you to meet the need for IT support personnel without incurring the costs and delays that come with identifying and recruiting reliable technical help and without increasing your permanent head count.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to address the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking consultants offer remote and onsite consulting and support services to assist your organization to design, configure, manage, tune, and repair wireless deployments that utilize Cisco's Meraki APs. Progent can also assist you to design and deploy hybrid environments that combine on-premises and cloud-hosted resources and that deliver easy access, advanced security and compliance, streamlined management, and dependable performance for all your mobile and desktop devices.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you evaluate the business case for adopting Juniper's SRX Series gateways, plan and execute cost-effective deployments, configure equipment to reflect your security strategy, and provide ongoing consulting services to help you monitor, manage, update, and troubleshoot your environment in order to maximize the business value of your SRX gateway solution.
Colocation data centers allow companies to share world-class data centers for housing network hardware that supports mission-critical applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified IT experts can assist your business with all facets of your colocation strategy including choosing and migrating to a colo facility, designing network topology, specifying required equipment, on-premises and on-line troubleshooting, setting up online system management, and training your IT staff.
Progent's Cisco certified Wi-Fi experts offer affordable remote and on-premises help for both legacy and current 802.11ac Aironet Wi-Fi access points (APs) and Progent can help your business to design and manage wireless environments that include indoor and outdoor/industrial Aironet APs.
For small and midsize businesses, computer security and information assurance and compliance is excessively complex to stay ahead of but too risky to overlook. The largest biggest institutions have been breached, and the top cloud service providers have occasionally been knocked out. It looks as though there's nowhere to hide. Progent makes it affordable for small and midsize businesses to implement vital security tasks effectively by offering the advantage of billable time to the nearest minute without any minimum billing for remote help. This means you have the help of a seasoned information expert to deliver precisely the knowledge you need when you need it. Progentís CISA, CISM, GIAC, CISSP and ISSAP certified consultants can assist your business with any level of network security including vulnerability assessments, virus screening and recovery, spam and email content filtering, email data leak protection, regulatory compliance reporting, and creating a complete security plan.
To deliver economical network services for small businesses, Progent offers comprehensive IT outsourcing packages that give small companies fast access to technical expertise without requiring you to recruit, train, and maintain a large full-time computer support team. Progentís IT outsourcing services give you an economical alternative for creating a secure and reliable environment for your important Windows office productivity suites such as Microsoft Office XP and Office 2003.
Progent can give you access to experts who can modify your Microsoft Dynamics ERP, MRP, and accounting system packages to meet your particular company needs. Progentís Microsoft consultants offer expertise in Microsoft Microsoft Axapta, Microsoft Microsoft Navision, Microsoft Solomon, and Microsoft Retail Management Software. Progent also offers expert e-Commerce integration services for safe, corporate-wide information sharing plus integration with Customer Relationship Management products.
Progent's certified failover clustering experts can help you to assess the benefits of adopting Windows Server 2012 clustering to create an advanced fault-tolerant/disaster recovery solution, help you to plan and install a Windows Server 2012 environment, provide online and on-premises consulting expertise and engineering support for failover clusters composed of physical servers or virtual ones, and show you how to centralize the management of clustered servers.
Progent's wireless VoIP phone configuration and troubleshooting consultants can provide online and onsite assistance to help you build and maintain a Cisco wireless IP phone deployment by providing integration services that can range from troubleshooting the set up of a wireless VoIP phone or access point to providing project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the Wi-Fi infrastructure of a campus.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to assess the benefits of Lync Server 2010 for your business and can help you to plan and carry out an installation of Lync Server 2010 that consolidates the management of Instant Messaging and Presence and increases the productivity of your office employees, at-home workers, and mobile workforce. Progent can in addition help your company to carry out an efficient migration to Lync Server from Microsoft Office Communications Server or Microsoft Live Communications Server, integrate Lync Server with Exchange Server, SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how you can run Microsoft Lync Server 2010 to enhance the collaborative capabilities of Microsoft Office programs, and offer training and continuing support for Lync and other Microsoft technologies.
Progent's Microsoft-certified information technology consultants can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting to assist businesses of all sizes to plan and implement a smooth upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 using an on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can help you to assess the business benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any facet of designing, deploying, administering or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 solution. Progent can help you to benefit from the many innovative high-availability and security features of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 such as Windows Containers, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard and Remote Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, VM load balancing, Storage Replica, plus workgroup and multi-domain failover clusters.
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as half of the time wasted looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require the instant you need it.
The CISA credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in IS security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Certified Cybersecurity audit professional able to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, protection of data resources, and disaster recovery planning.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a major performance boost over Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer centralized management of advanced security capabilities like application visibility and control, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall experts can help your organization to plan and carry out a smooth upgrade to Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX firewalls and show you how to integrate Firepower appliances with Cisco's security services to create and centrally manage network ecosystems that include local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progentís Cisco-Certified network experts provide professional PIX Firewall consulting services encompassing design, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls offers robust user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector threat protection, and secure access services. Ranging from small, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small businesses and home offices to scalable gigabit appliances, Cisco PIX firewalls provide a sensible combination of protection, speed and reliability for business networks of all sizes. PIX firewalls are based on a hardened, purpose-built operating system, PIX OS, minimizing potential OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide an array of integrated security and networking services, including advanced application-aware firewall services, VoIP and multimedia security, site-to-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative tools. Progentís network experts can show you how to choose and integrate any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls such as 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.
E-Mail Guard is a comprehensive solution for defending against spam and viruses. E-Mail Guard handles the security and management of corporate email by providing continually updated spam and virus filtering, policy administration, content filtering, and protection against email-borne directory harvesting and Distributed Denial of Service attacks. E-Mail Guard also features tracking, administration and reporting tools as well as outbound email filtering to help you fix your e-mail environment and specify and enforce company security policy.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified SIP infrastructure experts can help organizations of any size to plan, deploy, manage, troubleshoot and upgrade Cisco's SIP connectivity technology and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-connected IP PSTN trunks and can provide cost-effective online or on-premises support to help businesses to migrate efficiently to a productive communications environment that offers accelerated return on investment. Progent's certified Microsoft collaboration consultants can help you to set up interfaces between Cisco's CUBE Session Border Controller and Microsoft's rich media platforms such as Skype for Business or Lync Server for access to a SIP-based IP PSTN trunk.
Progent can help businesses of any size to move all or part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify network management and lower hardware expense. Microsoft Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the advantages and limitations of various cloud networking models supported by Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and local applications and network infrastructure and make sure that you sidestep the common errors small organizations make when moving to the cloud. Progent can assist you to set up VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, use VHD storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create transparent backup services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and to manage iPhones and iPads and Google Android handhelds.
Lync Server 2013, now called Skype for Business, enables businesses of any size to build a centrally managed and protected communications environment that supports a BYOD computing style with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, audio/video and web conferencing with app sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN calling enabled for a wide assortment of desktop and handheld endpoints. Progent's certified Lync Server 2013 experts and system architects can assist your company to evaluate the business benefits of Lync 2013, create an on-premises, cloud-resident (with Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed topology appropriate for your present and long-term goals, deploy Lync 2013 so as to speed up your return on investment, and deliver live online and onsite training to your IT team and users. Progent has in-depth expertise in critical pieces of a Lync 2013 solution including Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange, and Progent can assist your organization to integrate Lync 2013 with popular Microsoft Office and Office 365 applications including Outlook clients and PowerPoint.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can assist your organization to design and carry out the installation of Juniper J Series firewall/VPN routers, configure security policies and fault-tolerant redundancy, and provide ongoing technical consulting and troubleshooting services.
Progent's Citrix experts can help your business to plan, install, manage, and troubleshoot a virtual application delivery and management solution built on Citrix XenApp. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can show you how to enhance your network for distributing server-side and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter support experts can help you to manage and support a remote datacenter that features high availability, advanced security, and rapid recovery.
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 (formerly Great Plains) features a revamped design that improves cloud integration, supports popular handheld devices, allows one-time sign-on with Azure AD, and strengthens security. Microsoft Dynamics 2015 R2 also streamlines management reporting, includes new Workflows, expands the Web Client, and delivers more than 100 improvements to various applications. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have the depth and breadth of technical skills and experience to address the many IT and business issues associated with upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can assist you to perform an efficient migration that will maximize the return on your investment in this mission-critical product.
Nagios and MRTG are useful, free monitoring utilities that run under the Linux OS and can be used to monitor UNIX/Linux networks, Microsoft Windows networks, or multi-platform environments in which the Linux OS and MS Windows run side by side. Nagios lets network support engineers to monitor system services including POP3, HTTP, FTP, and PING. MRTG allows you to track the traffic in and out of SNMP network appliances including servers, routers, and switches. Progent's system monitoring engineers can show you how to use both these utilities to tune and troubleshoot your network.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials is an affordable, entry-level operating system that allows small organizations to make the move from the traditional physical in-house datacenter to the modern hybrid networking model that combines local and cloud-based resources. Progent's consultants offer budget-friendly remote consulting and technical support services for Microsoft Windows Server Essentials. Progent can assist you to determine the possible productivity and cost advantages of moving to Essentials and adopting a hybrid on-premises/cloud design for your computing ecosystem. Progent can provide comprehensive project management support so you can design and carry out an efficient move to Windows Server Essentials, Microsoft Office 365, and other Microsoft Online applications and services. Progent also offers as-needed consulting help, troubleshooting, and training.
Progent can assist your organization to support Microsoft System Center 2007 Configuration Manager to simplify administration, enhance compliance, and increase productivity by ensuring that operating systems and applications are always up to date, managing licensing, and monitoring usage profiles to help you make informed purchasing decisions. Once your organization is ready to update your SCCM 2007 change management ecosystem, Progent can help you to plan and carry out a smooth migration to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity technology for small to medium sized businesses represent a full array of easy-to-administer protection hardware and software to help you safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, and VPN solutions. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco protection solutions that align best with your business goals.
Progent offers fault tolerant load balancing support that addresses system load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content dispatching technology such as Cisco Content Engine. High availability load balancing technologies for which Progent can provide consulting services include Windows Server 2003 Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Access Suite and Access Gateway, Cisco Content Services Switch, Cisco Content Engine and LocalDirector 400 series, and F5 Networks 3-DNS.
Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network engineers can assist your company to manage your existing PIX 500 or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help you to design, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) is a component of Microsoft's System Center 2016 suite of network monitoring and management tools and is intended to offer a centralized solution for configuring and administering virtualized fabric and services across hybrid environments that can incorporate private clouds and Azure publics cloud services. Progent's Virtual Machine Manager 2016 consultants can help businesses of all sizes with all facets of building, implementing, and managing a SCVMM 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assess your virtualization topology, help you upgrade efficiently from older versions of VMM, develop workflows for building and installing VMs and hosts, implement fault-tolerant compute and storage clusters, integrate your private cloud infrastructure with public cloud services, set up virtual switches and load balancers, write and refine PowerShell scripts, and assist you to assess the strategic business benefits of the latest technologies such as Storage Spaces Direct and Shielded VMs. Progent's hypervisor professionals offer world-class Hyper-V consulting and VMware ESXi support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals have more than 10 years of experience providing email solutions for customers that range from small offices to global corporations. Progent provides affordable support for all editions of Exchange Server to enhance email and virus security, design high availability email systems, and implement remote and wireless email connectivity. Progentís Exchange support services can help you in planning and implementing a migration from a legacy SMPT server or older Microsoft Email software such as Microsoft Exchange 2003 to Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server. Progent provides support for Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, and Windows XP clients using Outlook and can help you integrate Outlook Web App (OWA) for popular web browsers. For email virus protection, spam filtering and data data leak prevention, Progent offers Email Guard security services.
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity consultants offer extensive experience helping small businesses to minimize system downtime by offering affordable remote consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity planning, fault-tolerant IT design, backup/restore systems, and transparent maintenance. Progentís business continuity experts can help you to plan and test an efficient business continuity strategy that aligns with your business needs and IT budget. Progentís disaster recovery engineers can help you to architect, deploy, and support resilient technologies such as non-stop Internet access, virtualization, clustering, load balancing, transparent off-site backup, and geographically dispersed hot backup centers.
Fortinet next-generation firewalls are industry leaders in offering top throughput for SSL inspection. Progent's Fortinet FortiGate firewall experts can assist you to deploy your Fortinet FortiGate firewalls to safeguard your IT assets at the network edge, within the data center core, at branches, and in the cloud.