Expanding your remote workforce can have a major effect on IT infrastructure, security/compliance, and corporate culture. Progent has 20 years of experience assisting small and mid-size businesses to design, deploy, manage, optimize, and troubleshoot IT environments that incorporate a remote workforce. Progent can assist your Grand Rapids company to select the right tools and follow best practices in creating and operating a secure virtual office solution for teleworkers that facilitates teamwork and returns top value. Progent can provide support services ranging from on demand expertise for getting you over challenging technical roadblocks to full project management or co-management to help you successfully complete mission-critical tasks.
Progent's consultants can assist Grand Rapids, Michigan businesses to with any facet of creating a high-performing work-at-home environment by providing network infrastructure design and configuration services, IP voice expertise, voice/video conferencing integration, collaboration platform selection and deployment, public cloud connectivity, helpdesk outsourcing, endpoint security, backup/restore solutions, and unified management.
Microsoft Collaboration Software for Remote Workers
Microsoft's collaboration products are tightly integrated with Microsoft's familiar Office and Microsoft 365 families, providing a powerful environment of productivity apps that deliver a consistent user interface for exchanging information throughout multiple sites and on a wide selection of endpoint devices. Progent has delivered remote consulting support for Microsoft SharePoint and Exchange since their initial publication and can help your company to configure these flagship collaboration products to optimize the effectiveness of your remote workforce.
SharePoint utilizes web entities to allow collaboration and knowledge sharing by providing policy-driven delivery of data, workflow, and tools for looking through company-wide information silos. SharePoint permits you to create protected web portals that enables remote workforce to view and edit aggregated business intelligence via Intranets (Wikis), Blogs, social web sites, and Web Parts. To learn about Progent's SharePoint consulting expertise, go to SharePoint configuration and development consulting.
Exchange and Exchange Online offer secure collaboration features including public folders, shared mailboxes, and shared calendars and contacts. Progent's Microsoft certified Exchange experts can show you how to activate and utilize these features for your at-home workers. For details about Progent's Exchange consulting expertise, see deployment consulting services for Exchange Server.
OneDrive is Microsoft’s collaborative cloud-based file hosting and synchronization service, comparable to GoogleDrive. At-home workers can save files to the OneDrive service, and co-workers can retrieve them securely via a web browser. Included with Microsoft 365, OneDrive allows home employees to co-edit documents. Revisions made offline are automatically uploaded when you reconnect to the Internet. For information about Progent's expertise for OneDrive, go to Onedrive integration experts.
Contact Progent for Telecommuter Expertise
To get in touch with Progent about creating and maintaining an efficient telecommuter environment for your Grand Rapids, Michigan company, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.