Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable seamless hybrid networks that combine Office 365 Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange systems. This allows you to have certain mailboxes hosted at your physical datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can help your organization with any facet of designing, implementing and debugging your hybrid Office 365/Exchange network. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver as-needed support to help you resolve challenging technical bottlenecks and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is successfully completed on time and on budget. To learn more about Progent's online consulting services for integrating Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, go to Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
Microsoft Exchange platforms maintained by Progent's consultants include:
MS Exchange Server 2016 Consulting
Exchange Server 2016's streamlined architecture allows easier implementation and scale, more efficient use of equipment, and lower administration cost. Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server also offers closer connectivity with Office 365 apps, support for Microsoft Windows Server 2016, higher I/O performance, improved data loss protection (DLP), and more rapid recoverability, more extensive support for iOS and Android smart phones and tablets, comprehensive browser-based administration, and a more complete web client. Learn more details about Progent's MS Exchange Server 2016 support services.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 Configuration
Exchange Server 2013 includes major improvements to the functionality of its predecessor Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful innovations plus a redesigned structure. These improvements affect vital areas including manageability, high availability (HA), security, cost of ownership, teamwork, expandability, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting experts can help you evaluate the business benefits of migrating to Exchange Server 2013, create a cost-effective test and rollout strategy, and train your IT team to maintain your Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent also offers ongoing remote consulting and support and management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Read more details concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2013 Server support services.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 delivered game-changing technology for high-availability, protected, unified communications. Compared to Exchange Server 2007 or Exchange 2003, MS Exchange 2010 is more economical to deploy and maintain, simpler to manage and expand, more comprehensive in capabilities, faster, less vulnerable to single-point failure, more extensive in its support for mobile workers, and better able to safeguard sensitive information and resist malicious attacks. Learn more details about Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server support.
Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server Consultants
Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server is designed to address the challenges of security, anywhere access, high performance, and reliability. Exchange Server 2007 offers built-in resilience that enables enterprise-class robustness to keep your Exchange system operating smoothly, combat spam and malicious email, and help your company to comply with regulatory requirements. Learn more about Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 consulting services.
MS Exchange 2003 Server Support
Exchange Server 2003 delivers a dependable, scalable, and easy-to-manage infrastructure with round-the-clock messaging and collaboration as well as reasonable licensing cost. Exchange Server 2003 remains widely used because it supports a wide selection of collaborative activities, including scheduling capabilities, chat groups, and group folders, and also provides access to data across physical, organizational, and technology boundaries with functions like Instant Messaging, real-time data, and video conferencing. Though Microsoft has ended support for this older platform, Exchange 2003 remains one of the most widely used releases of the Exchange product line. Progent can help your business to support your existing Exchange Server 2003 environment or upgrade to the latest edition of Microsoft Exchange. Find out more details concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server consulting.
Exchange 2K Help
Unlike MS Exchange 5.5, which has its built-in directory, Microsoft Exchange 2000 uses MS Active Directory, offering a simplified administration and protection model. Microsoft Exchange 2000 still has a large user base despite the fact that Microsoft has terminated support for the product. Progent's seasoned messaging engineers offer extensive experience working with Microsoft Exchange 2K and can help your company to manage your existing Exchange 2000 installation or explain the business advantages of more recent releases of Microsoft Exchange and assist you to migrate efficiently to a newer release of the industry's most popular messaging technology. Find out additional information concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2K support.
Hosting and Management Services for Exchange
Progent's Hosting and Management Support Services for Microsoft Exchange give small and midsize organizations with modest network budgets and little spare executive bandwidth a safe, affordable, and low-stress alternative for running Microsoft Exchange by providing the robustness of a state-of-the-art colocation facility as well as the skill of Progent's Microsoft-certified group of support professionals. Read more details concerning how Progent's Hosting and Management Support Services for Exchange can reduce costs and executive hassle and enhance email fault tolerance, security, and disaster recovery.
Exchange 2016 Migration Planning and Support
Progent's experts can assist your business with all stages of your MS Exchange 2016 Server upgrade such as planning, piloting, mailbox migration, decommissioning and training. Progent's consultants can assist you to assess the business benefits of deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016, plan and carry out an efficient migration, and provide as-needed troubleshooting. Progent can help your business to create an Exchange Server 2016 ecosystem that utilizes local and/or cloud-based datacenters. Find out more details about how Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server migration support services can assist your organization to move cost-effectively from your current Exchange environment to MS Exchange 2016 Server.
MS Exchange 2013 Server Upgrade Support
MS Exchange 2013 incorporates significant improvements to MS Exchange 2010 and introduces new functions plus a simpler design. Progent can help your business to migrate to Exchange 2013 Server utilizing as much as feasible of your existing resources. Progent's experts can also help your business to integrate Exchange 2013 Server with Lync, SharePoint, and Office or Office 365 for enhanced collaboration and eSearch capabilities. Learn how Progent's MS Exchange Server 2013 upgrade support can ensure that you migrate smoothly to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 for on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployments.
Exchange 2010 Migration Consulting Services
Progent can provide comprehensive help for every phase of your Exchange 2010 migration including outsourced or co-sourced project management services, site readiness preparation, project design and documentation, specification of new software licenses and equipment needed, recommended sourcing, pilot testing at customer site or at Progent's testing lab, managing temporary coexistence between Exchange 2010 Server and Exchange 2003 or 2007, deployment the production system, deactivating the previous system, and training for customer's support group and end users. Learn more about ways that Progent's MS Exchange Server 2010 Migration Support Services can help your organization to move affordably and efficiently from your older Exchange Server environment to Exchange 2010
Spam and Virus Filtering, Data Leakage Protection plus Email Content Filtering and Cloud-based Email Encryption ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering, data loss prevention and email encryption solution that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Blocking, Email Content Filtering and Data Leakage Protection.
Migration Support for Microsoft Skype for Business Server
Progent's Skype for Business integrators can provide online and onsite consulting services for organizations of any size to assess the costs/benefits of migrating to Microsoft Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any version of Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help your business to plan a local, cloud-based or hybrid topology; interface Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office; configure HA solutions; interface Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and interface with third-party communication systems like Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified information security consultants can help you create and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that meets government and industry requirements.
Get in Touch with Progent for Exchange Server Consulting Services
If your Colorado IT organization is in need if a Microsoft Exchange support specialist, contact Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide a variety of technical services to assist organizations of all sizes to deploy, administer, and support IT systems that incorporate workstations, laptops, tablets, or Windows phones based on Microsoft Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project management consultants can assist to set up test labs to evaluate Microsoft Windows 8.1 and develop and implement Windows 8.1 migration plans based on proven methodologies.
Progent can assist you in all phases of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including planning high availability (HA) system topology for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; server and CAL licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization design; specifying mass storage requirements for your VMs, databases and log files; setting up hardware load balancing for high-availability client access services; planning, building and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating your firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager offers near-continuous backup and easy recovery capabilities for Microsoft-based networks. SCDPM 2016 offers application-aware protection for key workloads like Microsoft SQL, Exchange Server and SharePoint Server, backs up Windows and Linux virtual machines, supports virtual machines running on Hyper-V and VMware, and can use Azure for cloud-based backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can assist organizations of any size to design, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot an enterprise-wide backup/restore system powered by System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate from an older version of DPM or from an outdated solution, and Progent can tune your DPM 2016 environment for on premises, hosted, cloud-based or hybrid deployments. Progent offers remote or onsite consulting expertise and can deliver occasional guidance to help you through challenging issues or deliver end-to-end project management services to make sure you complete your Data Protection Manager 2016 initiative on time and on budget.
The service background of Progent's certified Windows Server consultants, with an average of over 11 years of work in Microsoft technology, assures you success in selecting the version and set up of Windows 2003 Server that matches best with your business strategy. Progent can also help you with designing, deploying, managing and supporting sophisticated IT solutions based on Windows Server, and can streamline your migration from Windows 2000 Server or Microsoft Windows NT.
Years of experience with Microsoft's email technology has made Progent among the most qualified computer consulting firms in California for configuring messaging systems based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2000. Progent is skilled in helping small organizations get the full advantages of Exchange Server under typical situations including upgrading from Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 mail system, and outsourcing your Microsoft Exchange Server management.
Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network experts can help your company to maintain your legacy PIX 500 or ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your organization to design, configure, tune, administer and debug firewall solutions built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Altaro VM Backup software provides small organizations a reliable and affordable platform for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be used for on-premises, remote, multi-site, and cloud environments and also enables cost-effective cloud backup to Microsoft Azure storage. Top capabilities include industry-leading Augmented Inline Deduplication to reduce backup storage needs, Continuous Data Protection with backup spacing as little as five minutes for reducing your Recovery Point Objective, advanced encryption, item-level restore options for specific files and emails, extensive support for Windows Server CSV and for VMware vCenter for handling larger environments, and support for Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) to back up online virtual machines without downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and can provide a wide array of consulting services to help you to design, install, optimize and troubleshoot a backup/restore system based on Altaro VM Backup.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants can help you to plan, set up, administer and debug Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for deployments ranging from a small office to a large campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist clients to incorporate other Cisco devices for centralized management.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants can offer small and medium size companies advanced Microsoft SQL Server support. Microsoft SQL Server is a comprehensive, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the speedy development of advanced business applications that offer your business a competitive edge. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the ability to query over the Internet and beyond the corporate firewall. In addition to offering consulting, maintenance and problem solving services, Progentís SQL consultants can help you get the most out of Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services and Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence to enhance the business value of your IT system. Progent can also help you upgrade from older versions of SQL Server to SQL Server 2005.
Progent is committed to information transfer from Progent's consultants to clients. By teaching clients to resolve problems that are within their comfort zone, Progent is able to focus on offering hard-to-find skills where Progent has little competition. Small businesses who utilize trusted freelance service providers or who employ internal support personnel benefit when Progent transfers information about new technology and proven methodologies to make their IT environments more robust, secure, and productive.
Progent's pricing policy is to bill for remote service and on-site help by the minute. Consequently, you are billed exclusively for received services. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for off-hours or priority service, and within California or in regions where Progent provides on-site support, Progent does not bill for travel time except for urgent calls where on-site work is less than four hours. In addition, Progent imposes no startup fee and asks no retainer for support services provided during regular working hours. Many support firms impose large minimum payments or charge for every fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with big bills for quick repairs so you won't be tempted to allow simple problems to fester.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist you to determine the benefits of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 for your business and can help you to plan and implement a smooth upgrade to Exchange 2010 from Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007 that will provide fast ROI by increasing your productivity, lowering the cost of equipment and support, simplifying administration, and integrating your key communications platforms.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless experts can help organizations of any size to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot Cisco Aironet Wi-Fi access point environments to provide the throughput, coverage, density, scale, security compliance and ease of management required for transparent connectivity between wireless and wired networks. Progent can provide efficient online and onsite consulting services for both legacy and new-generation 802.11ac Aironet access points and Progent can assist your business design and maintain wireless solutions that include indoor and outdoor/industrial Aironet access points.
Microsoft Office Communications Server provides Instant Messaging and presence as part of a scalable, world-class solution offering advanced security, seamless compatibility with popular Microsoft products, an extendable, standards-based development environment, and compliance with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, SOX, and GLB. The product allows lower costs and elevated operational efficiencies, increased individual output, and stronger IP protection. MS Communications Server has been replaced by Lync Server, which itself has been revamped and renamed Skype for Business. Progent's Microsoft-certified IM and Presence consultants can provide online and on-premises configuration support and mediation help for your Office Communications Server environment and can help you to evaluate the advantages of upgrading to Microsoft's Skype for Business. Progent can also help you to plan and implement an efficient migration that will add business value to your information network
Progent can help your company to design and execute an efficient migration from a Solaris-based IT environment to a network powered by Windows and capable of running Microsoft's powerful office productivity software, commercial applications, and developer tools. Progent's Sun Solaris, Windows and Cisco consultants and application experts can help you preserve your information and reduce productivity disruption by developing an efficient migration plan that protects your current assets in Sun Solaris software and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting expertise available from Progent include analysis of current infrastructure, transition planning and validation, MS Exchange migration services, data and application porting, and processor and storage migration and consolidation.
Progent's Citrix-certified experts can help you to evaluate the potential business value of the various versions of Essentials for Hyper-V, assist you to use Citrix administration utilities in your Microsoft Hyper-V network, and show you how to use Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V to enhance the responsiveness, uptime, flexibility, and fault tolerance of your virtualized environment while lowering the cost of resources and support and simplifying management tasks.
Progentís Microsoft-certified experts can provide small and medium sized companies IT consulting, support, and repair services for Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an enterprise portal platform for intelligently connecting people, teams and information. SharePoint Portal Server provides a common location for your employees or clients to connect to, manage, share and interact with useful information, documents, and applications and to communicate with other people. It allows faster and better decisions, more effective sharing across groups and more streamlined business processes. The main objective of SharePoint Server is to bring together, in a relevant way, all of the many sources of knowledge accessible inside and without a business network. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, clients, teams and major tasks with the knowledge theyíve created in a way that makes data convenient to find, retrieve and re-use.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer a range of support services for Dynamics GP. Microsoft Dynamics GP is a financial and business analysis tool based, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the scalable and popular platform of Windows technology. Dynamics GP provides an affordable tool for controlling and integrating accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, and human resources. Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and configure, and with its segmented design you are able to purchase only the functions you currently require, with the option to expand users and increase capabilities in the future. Progentís Dynamics GP/Great Plains support engineers can show you how to install, customize and administer the current version of Microsoft Dynamics GP or upgrade efficiently from an older version.
Medium-size businesses can enjoy all the benefits of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 and have quick access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco certified network support professionals. Thanks to Progent's economically priced IT support packages, medium-size organizations can choose a simple co-sourcing package built around System Center Operations Manager with server monitoring, proactive alerts, comprehensive reporting, Help Desk support, and online troubleshooting. For companies with line-of-business environments who need high availability networking, Progent offers a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent offers expertise in Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 to offer medium-size business information systems world-class reliability, protection and performance.
Progent's certified wireless consultants can assist organizations of any size to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot Cisco Aironet Wi-Fi access point solutions to achieve the throughput, coverage, capacity, scale, security and manageability needed for seamless connectivity between Wi-Fi and wired network infrastructure. Progent can provide affordable remote and onsite consulting services for legacy and current 802.11ac Aironet wireless access points and Progent can assist your business design and maintain wireless solutions that include indoor and outdoor Aironet access points.
Progent is one of the most qualified information technology consulting firms in the San Francisco Bay Area for creating email and messaging solutions based on Exchange 2000. Progent is skilled in helping small and mid-size businesses get the full benefits of Exchange Server 2000 for common situations such as updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail system, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 Server administration.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you plan, document, carry out, manage, and troubleshoot a system-wide move to 64-bit server and client operating systems and applications. Progent can help you test your 64-bit environment to verify that it handles all of the important 32-bit programs that you want to retain plus the latest 64-bit versions of applications you plan to install.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to evaluate the benefits of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create test systems and migration plans, tune your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT support staff, develop an enterprise-wide security plan, streamline IT administration, help with application development, and build and validate a DR/BC plan.
Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can provide companies of all sizes consulting, troubleshooting, and application development services for SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise collaboration platform that uses web-based technology for intelligently coordinating people, teams and information. SharePoint provides a central location for your workers or clients to connect to, manage, distribute and interact with relevant information, documents, and applications and to communicate with other people. SharePoint enables faster and better decisions, more effective access across groups and more economical business practices. Windows SharePoint Services connect workers, clients, workgroups and major tasks with the data theyíve created in a manner that makes data convenient to find, retrieve and re-use. Progent's certified SharePoint experts can help you to maintain your existing SharePoint ecosystem or migrate to the latest release of SharePoint.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you rationalize the economic justification for deploying SharePoint Server 2007, consult with you on the most appropriate edition of SharePoint Portal Server for your application, provide configuration and deployment services, assist you to install Microsoft SQL Server as a back-end DBM, optimize your network integrity, integrate your off-the-shelf and custom application programs to work with SharePoint Server 2007, design a comprehensive security plan that includes portal technology, and deliver troubleshooting and Help Desk services.
Progent's Jabber consultants offer online or onsite support to help businesses of all sizes to plan, implement, manage, upgrade or debug Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified Communications Manager ecosystems. Progent can provide advanced expertise for the products, technologies and services that make up building a cohesive Cisco Jabber collaboration solution including Cisco network appliances and management tools, Microsoft Office applications, Windows and Mac desktops, Apple iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, SIP trunking, Wi-Fi networks, cyber security, cloud computing, immersive telepresence systems, PBX products, disaster recovery preparedness, and the many other pieces of a modern collaboration solution.
Progent's Mac experts can promote the creative facets of Macintosh computing by offering help services and education in imaging, sound, and motion video. Progent's support professionals can provide help in a variety of Mac applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Apple Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also help you with special jobs such as scanning or digitizing audio or video or configuring an audio/video production studio.
Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE certification; Cisco accredited system engineers with Cisco CCDP or CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISSP or CISM or equivalent security certification; and advanced system design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, data protection, and VMware. Progent also is hiring employees who can work on our staff of help desk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is looking for talented administrators able to operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.
Progentís certified Cisco IT security consulting professionals provide expert PIX and ASA Firewall consulting support covering infrastructure design, configuration, and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers robust user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector attack defense, and secure connectivity services. Ranging from economical, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small and home businesses to modular enterprise-grade appliances, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls offer advanced security, performance, and high availability for network environments of any size. PIX and ASA Firewalls are based on a hardened, purpose-built operating system, minimizing common OS-specific security gaps.
Progent's certified SQL Server application programmers and database administrators can provide remote consulting to assist businesses of all sizes to build, manage, and troubleshoot applications based on the Microsoft SQL Server RDBMS platform and Microsoft's .NET architecture. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide support for any element of application development in solutions that can include small business or departmental databases to N-tier VLDB applications and data warehousing.
Progent's Private Cloud Hosting service offers complete hosting of a small company's servers in a solution that gives the highest degree of availability and expandability and is also simple to move to another host. Progent's Private Cloud Hosting options are based upon proven virtualization techniques that allow small businesses with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the costs of capital investments, system maintenance, and IT management while achieving world-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
Cisco Nexus series switches are intended to deliver the throughput, scale, resilience, virtualization support, capacity, security and ease of management required to function as the foundation of a world-class data center. Progent's CCIE-certified Nexus switch consultants can provide remote and on-premises consulting and troubleshooting services to help your business to design an efficient switch architecture, set up test environments to validate your network design, install and configure Nexus switches, define and enforce appropriate policies, perform security and compliance evaluations, set up advanced monitoring, consolidate resources through virtualization, troubleshoot switching and routing issues, optimize performance, perform capacity planning, and set up the powerful zero-downtime features incorporated into Nexus switches. Progent's consultants can also help your business to upgrade non-disruptively from legacy Nexus models or Cisco Catalyst switches to up-to-date Nexus switches.
If your business computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Sun Solaris platforms with MS Windows, Progent can assist you to incorporate your computers into a unified environment that permits all your OS platforms to coexist for simple management, transparent dataflow, high availability, superior throughput, and tight protection. Progent's UNIX/Linux/Solaris and MS Windows coexistence support services feature network architecture configuration and support, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), online server monitoring and administration, online technical help and repair, in-person technical support, and Help Desk Call Center services.
Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to help your company to design and implement an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist businesses of all sizes to adhere to leading practices to set up System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager hosts, networking, storage, and libraries; plan, integrate, and manage private clouds, VMs, and services in SCVMM 2012; and integrate SCVMM 2012 with SCOM 2012 for enterprise-class monitoring and reporting. Progent can assist your company to upgrade from a legacy edition of SCVMM or from a third-party virtualization management system, and Progent can assist you to enhance and troubleshoot your current SCVMM 2012 environment so you get maximum business value.
Progent can give you access to experts who can modify your Microsoft Business Solutions ERP, MRP, and accounting system programs to meet your unique company needs. Progentís Microsoft support experts offer expertise in Microsoft Microsoft Axapta, Microsoft Microsoft Navision, Microsoft Dynamics SL 6.5 Accounting Software, and Microsoft Retail Management System. Progent also offers expert e-Commerce integration support for safe, company-wide information sharing plus integration with CRM products.
Progent has developed a selection of programs that allow individuals or groups to profit by acting as referrers, sales agents, or resellers of Progent's technical support services and advanced consulting. Alternatives are performing as a sales representative for Progent-branded services or using Progent's consulting engineers under your own service brand as a transparent arm of your network services company.
Citrix offers a powerful line of platforms that deliver advanced manageability, expandability, and responsiveness for server virtualization and for server-based distribution of Windows desktops and applications. For delivering virtualized desktops and applications, Citrix offers XenDesktop and XenApp. For creating and managing virtual servers, Citrix has developed XenServer and Essentials. Progent's Citrix-certified engineers can assist your company to assess the business advantages of Citrix virtualization products and show you how to plan, validate, deploy, troubleshoot, and support Citrix solutions.
Progent has been delivering SharePoint consulting services since the first product was released over a decade ago, and Progent has the breadth and depth of IT know-how to assist businesses of any size to design and implement a SharePoint Server 2013 deployment and develop SharePoint Server 2013 applications that add significant business benefit to your information network. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can help your company to evaluate the business advantages of migrating to SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint Online from legacy releases of SharePoint or from a different collaboration solution; decide if an in-house, Cloud-based or hybrid deployment is most sensible for your organization; and select the most appropriate edition of SharePoint 2013 for your applications. Progent offers comprehensive project management support or can help in individual tasks associated with your SharePoint 2013 migration.
If your company operates a UNIX, Linux, or Solaris environment or a multi-OS computer system, Progent's CISM, CISSP and ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your entire organization in a broad array of security areas such as security administration procedures, security design and models, connection management systems and techniques, software development security, operations security, hardware security, communications, network and Internet security, and workplace recovery planning. CISA and CISM stipulate the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of performance that network security professionals are required to possess. These certification provide IT management the confidence that those who have achieved their CISA or CISSP qualification have the background and theory to deliver world-class security management and consulting services.
Configuration Manager 2016 automates application and device provisioning across multiple sites, streamlines compliance settings management, keeps track of network resources, protects against corporate data leakage, performs network health monitoring, enables safe end-user self service, and offers a single control mechanism for managing mixed-OS ecosystems running on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment architectures. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager 2016 consulting team and Microsoft Azure cloud experts can assist your organization with any facet of planning, implementing, using and troubleshooting a SCCM 2016 solution for local, cloud, or hybrid networks.
For companies that have a combination of Apple Mac and Microsoft Windows desktops, there exist two popular alternatives for using Microsoft Windows-dependent applications on an Apple Mac: an external connection to an actual Windows PC or local simulation of a Microsoft Windows environment on a computer. Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection for Mac allows you to connect a Mac to a remote Microsoft Windows-powered PC to run Windows applications and share system resources. Microsoft's Virtual PC for Mac emulates Microsoft Windows on a Mac computer so that you are able to use Windows software directly. Progent's macOS and Mac OS X technology consultants can help you to manage these products for running Microsoft Windows programs on your Apple Macs and can also assist your organization to evaluate and install other solutions for Microsoft Windows platform simulation.
Progent's Cisco-qualified network management engineers can assist you to run Cisco's network management tools alongside a variety of specialized third-party products to build a complete network management solution in order to keep your environment operating smoothly, conserve limited resources, guard your data, recover rapidly from hardware breakdown or deliberate assaults, and allow you to expand or repurpose valuable resources sensibly and affordably as your business evolves.
Progent's pricing policy is to charge for online support and on-site help by the minute. Consequently, you pay just for received support. Progent does not impose a higher rate for after-hours or emergency support, and within California or in areas where Progent provides in-person service, Progent does not bill for travel time except for urgent support where on-site time is less than four hours. In addition, Progent imposes no startup charge and asks no retainer for services provided during normal business hours. Many support firms demand substantial minimum payments or charge for each quarter hour or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids big bills for fast solutions so you won't be tempted to allow less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented information system is a pivotal factor for enabling any firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our own network infrastructure. We have built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient service, collaborate easily on challenging projects, and experience professional and personal maturity from acting as part of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
E-Mail Guard is Progent's affordable anti-spam and anti-virus service that offers small companies enterprise-quality protection against spam, viruses, directory harvesting, and other varieties of e-mail-based assaults on computer systems. E-Mail Guard is based on Postini's Perimeter Manager, a comprehensive suite of web-based antispam and antivirus services that defuse email assaults before they can penetrate the company firewall. Perimeter Manager also lets administrators monitor and control their email systems, irrespective of server vendor, hardware type, or geographic location.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in speed, scale, security, high-availability, mobile computing integration, plus built-in BI. New features include PolyBase for handling structured and unstructured files simultaneously for data warehousing, R language support, Dynamic Data Masking, Mobile Reports, and seamless management of local and cloud resources. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide online and on-premises expertise to assist businesses of any size to deploy, manage or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft technologies including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
Progent's Apple Mac experts can support the creative aspect of Macintosh environments by providing consulting services and education in graphics, audio, and motion video. Progent's support professionals offer expertise in a variety of Mac applications including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also assist you with special projects such as scanning or digitizing audio or video or setting up an audio/video production studio.
VMware's NSX network virtualization platform enables you to create entire networks in software. NSX allows virtual networks to be deployed in minutes and managed with a high level of automation regardless of the hardware used by the basic network infrastructure. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) allows automated disaster recovery, application mobility, plus non-disruptive site migration, failback and re-protect. SRM also permits non-intrusive testing for disaster recovery, updates and fixes and can produce reports to confirm complete service recovery, validate SLAs and demonstrate compliance. When used with VMware's NSX virtual network technology, VMware Site Recovery Manager can quickly restore the complete virtualized network topology at the recovery site. Progent offers the support of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consultant and VMware Site Recovery Manager integration specialist to help you to plan, deploy, test and administer a disaster recovery system powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware NSX.
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 introduces a revamped architecture that enhances cloud integration, works with the most popular handheld devices, allows single login with Microsoft Azure Active Directory, and tightens security and compliance. Microsoft Dynamics 2015 R2 also simplifies management reporting, includes nine new Workflows, extends the Web Client, and adds over 100 enhancements to its library of applications. Progent's team of Microsoft-certified consultants offer the broad knowledge and hands-on experience to address the critical IT and business issues associated with upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can assist you to carry out an efficient migration that will optimize the return on your investment in this powerful platform.
Progent offers nationwide online help and consulting services for companies that run UNIX, Linux, or Solaris environments or whose IT systems feature a mix of UNIX and Microsoft technology. Remote network consulting offers maximum leverage for your information technology budget by preserving client efficiency and limiting the hours billed for computer repair services. Advanced online access technology and skilled technicians and engineers combine to enable Progent to handle the majority of network issues without wasting time and money by traveling to your site. In most of cases your network issues can be remediated by telephone or via a combination of telephone help and online access. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE network engineers and CISSP and ISSAP certified security professionals to help you with the most challenging network issues.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals have 20 years of experience planning, integrating, and supporting messaging solutions for companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. Progent offers affordable Microsoft Exchange Servers consulting services to ensure that your email system features security, high uptime, easy connectivity for off-site and mobile users, time-saving administrative utilities, and seamless integration with telecommunications. Progent provides consulting and integration services for Exchange 2016 Server, Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server, Exchange 2010 Server, MS Exchange 2007, Microsoft Exchange 2003, and Exchange 2K. Progent can also help small or mid-size businesses to upgrade to Exchange 2016 or MS Exchange 2013.
Progent's Cisco-qualified network consultants can show you how to run Cisco's network management tools along with a variety of specialized third-party products to build a complete network management solution in order to keep your network operating smoothly, conserve limited resources, guard your data, revive quickly from hardware breakdown or malicious attacks, and allow you to expand or reassign valuable resources intelligently and economically as your company evolves.
Progent's team of application experts offer advanced support, custom programming, deployment help, and online training for popular applications that address vital areas including ERP, financials, management analytics, web application design, and the Microsoft Office family of business productivity software. As a Microsoft Partner with decades of experience providing advanced consulting support remotely, Progent can help clients throughout the U.S. to eliminate the time and fees associated with travel and on-premises activity without sacrificing the high quality of technical support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server 2004 consulting experts have extensive experience with Internet Security and Acceleration Server developing ISA Server-based security solutions for IT networks with multiple sites, mobile users, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. Progent's Microsoft Firewall experts are available to assist your company in designing and implementing a configuration of ISA Server 2000 or ISA Server 2004 that meets your information security requirements without overly restricting your IT system accessibility. Progent's consultants can help you migrate from Microsoft Proxy Server from ISA 2000 Server to ISA 2004 Enterprise Edition Server, ISA 2004 Standard Edition Server, or any later editions of ISA Server.
The Help Desk Call Center service delivery model adopted by Progent's Technical Response Center gives small and midsize organizations an effective alternative to dependence on freelance service individuals by offering broad expertise shared by multiple engineering teams, optional round-the-clock access to urgent assistance, escalation capability to world-class engineers for handling even the most intractable issues, support consistency and reliability, quick follow-up enforced by seasoned support managers, a choice of convenient mechanisms for initiating service jobs, and excellent progress transparency enabled by ticket tracking and accessible via a web portal.
If you have a company IT system with 10 to 50 desktop clients, Progent's computer outsourcing services free your company from dependence on single freelance service provider while giving you cost-effective and reliable access to high-quality technical expertise. By providing network support service when you require it, offering advanced expertise for key applications, delivering value-added services such as automated network monitoring, and billing only for support you use, Progent gives you an economical solution for maximizing the productivity and profitability of your small business network. Progent is the smart way for small businesses to create and maintain a reliable and safe information system and to benefit from quick access to the skilled support typically restricted to enterprises who are able to support a large in-house IT organization.
Progent provides small and medium size organizations expert consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and VPN security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security strategy and select appropriate products from multiple vendors to support your security goals while staying within your spending limits.
Progent offers live online instruction for an array of desktop applications and environments such as Office and Office 365 Excel, Word, Access and Visio plus Acrobat Writer, Adobe Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Microsoft Windows 10. Remote training provides the advantages of conventional in-person seminars, such as immediate communication between students and trainers, but eliminates the costs of transportation and the challenge of attempting to synchronize the schedules of multiple workers. Available to individuals or groups of all sizes, Progent's virtual instruction allows the instructor to run the class from a remote facility and the clients can be dispersed across an office or all over the the U.S. Live online education supports proven learning tools like broadcast white boards, electronic hand-raising, and shared desktops. Sessions can be short and targeted to specialized topics or longer in time and broader in scope.
Altaro VM Backup offers small businesses a dependable and budget-friendly solution for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be deployed in local, remote, distributed, and cloud environments and also supports low-cost cloud backup to Microsoft Azure Block Blob storage. Top features include state-of-the-art inline deduplication to reduce backup storage needs, Continuous Data Protection with backup spacing as little as five minutes for reducing your Recovery Point Objective (RPO), advanced encryption, item-level restore capability for individual files and emails, support for Windows CSV and for vCenter for managing larger environments, and the ability to leverage Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) to back up online virtual machines without downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and offers a broad range of services to help you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot a backup/restore system powered by Altaro VM Backup.
Progentís Microsoft-certified experts offer businesses of any size consulting, technical support, and development services for SharePoint and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise platform that utilizes web-based technology for intelligently coordinating people, teams and data. Microsoft SharePoint Server offers a common location for your workers or customers to connect to, manage, share and manipulate relevant data, documents, and software and to communicate with other people. Microsoft SharePoint enables faster and more intelligent decisions, more efficient access across teams and more economical business practices. Windows SharePoint Services join workers, customers, teams and projects with the information theyíve developed in a manner that makes data convenient to find, download and re-use. Progent's certified SharePoint consultants can help you to manage your current SharePoint solution or migrate to the latest release of SharePoint.
Our compensation model is built on revenue sharing, so similar to being an independent consultant, your income is directly tied to your generated revenue. Some of our support staff stress quality of life and choose to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our self-determined schedule to pursue personal enthusiasms such as hiking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or spending private time with relatives and friends. Others use the opportunity to earn big bucks through hard work and extended days. Progent completely encourages both sides of the spectrum plus everything in between.
SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in key areas such as performance, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that works seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide cost-effective remote and onsite services such as planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development services to help organizations of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's pricing model is to bill for online support and in-person help by the minute. As a result, you owe just for received support. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for after-hours or emergency service, and within California or in regions where Progent offers on-premises support, Progent does not bill for travel except for urgent calls where on-site work is less than 4 hours. Also, Progent applies no minimum charge and requires no retainer for services delivered during regular business hours. Many service organizations demand substantial minimum fees or charge for each quarter hour or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids large invoices for fast solutions so you will not be forced to permit minor problems to fester.
Progent's pricing policy is to bill for remote support and in-person visits by the minute. Consequently, you owe only for delivered support. Progent does not demand a more expensive rate for off-hours or emergency service, and within California or in areas where Progent offers on-premises service, Progent does not bill for travel except for urgent calls where on-site work is less than 4 hours. Also, Progent imposes no startup charge and asks no retainer for services delivered during regular business hours. Many support firms demand large minimum fees or charge for every quarter hour or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with big invoices for quick repairs so you won't be tempted to allow minor problems to stay unaddressed.
Progentís IT outsourcing services provide economical computer consulting for small businesses. Whether it includes designing network architecture, creating an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying a new e-mail platform, monitoring your network, or creating a web-based eCommerce solution, outsourcing your network engineering services can contain costs and minimize uncertainties, permitting network service expenses to grow in a more moderate and controlled fashion than is possible by assembling a bulky, knowledgeable internal network support staff. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets show how Progent can enable you to build a protected and highly available system foundation for your critical business software based on Windows such as Microsoft Office XP, Office 2003, and Microsoft Office 2000.
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 can help your business in any and all facets of your upgrade to Exchange 2016 including planning high availability (HA) infrastructure for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; CAL licensing compliance for Exchange Server and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V design; determining storage requirements for your virtual machines, databases and log files; setting up HLB for high-availability client access services; designing, configuring and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating your firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client integration with Office desktop or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.
Dynamics GP 2015 R2 (formerly Great Plains) introduces a new design that improves cloud readiness, supports the most popular smart phones and tablets, permits one-time sign-on with Azure AD, and tightens security. Dynamics 2015 R2 also streamlines reporting, incorporates nine new Workflows, extends the Web Client, and adds over 100 improvements to its library of applications. Progent's team of Microsoft-certified consultants offer the depth and breadth of knowledge and hands-on experience to address the many technical and business issues associated with upgrading to Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can help your organization to perform a smooth migration that will maximize the return on your investment in this powerful platform.
Progent offers expert help for each phase of your Exchange Server 2010 upgrade including end-to-end project management, site prep, project design and documentation, cost estimates of new software licenses and equipment required, suggested sourcing, pilot verification at customer site or at Progent's test lab, managing temporary coexistence of Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, deployment of the production system, decommissioning the old system, and training for customer's support group and users.
Progent provides expertise for security analysis utilities such as LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system testing scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad experience with network auditing tools and can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively. Progent can help you design protection into your company operations, configure scanning tools, plan and implement a protected system environment, and suggest procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are able to help you configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Progent's certified security consultants can also test the protection of web software and can run extensive security assessments of enterprise-wide security to validate your organization's compliance with recognized international security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO.
Cisco's PIX 500 Series firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco might not offer support these devices. Progent still provides consulting assistance for Cisco's PIX firewalls to help you with management and troubleshooting and Progent can also help you determine if you should move up to the latest firewall products available from Cisco. Progent's Cisco technology experts can help you design and implement a cost-effective upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls based on leading practices.
Progent can provide enterprise customers the services of a NetApp-certified consultant to deliver remote or on-premises expertise for NetApp's complete line of SAN software and hardware products including Data ONTAP and Clustered Data ONTAP (CDOT) data management, MetroCluster, FlexPod cloud architecture, SnapMirror, SnapVault and OSSV incremental backup, Virtual Storage Console for VMware, MultiStore/vFiler for secure IP space separation, OnCommand Reporting and Insight analytics, plus NetApp's FAS, AFF, V-Series and N-Series storage products. Areas of NetApp SAN storage technology supported by Progent include system architecture, cloud integration, virtualization, migrations, non-disruptive updates, storage management, information assurance, high availability, and troubleshooting. Progent can provide Level 3 support to assist you to resolve issues with NetApp SAN storage environments quickly and affordably following best practices.
Progentís Wireless Consulting Services offer a fast, economical option for companies of any size to configure, manage, monitor and troubleshoot advanced wireless network technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can show you how to design and install appliances such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki access points and wireless controllers. For wireless email and web-based applications, Progent can help with Apple IOS iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows phones and tablets.
The knowledge and experience of Progent's certified Windows Server consultants, with an average of more than 11 years of support in Microsoft integration, ensures you success in selecting the edition and configuration of Windows 2003 Server that matches best with your company's strategy. Progent can also help you with planning, installing, managing and supporting powerful information technology applications based on Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and can assist your migration from Windows 2000 Server or Microsoft Windows NT.
SQL Server 2005 delivers indispensable, standardized tools to computer professionals as well as to information workers, lessening the difficulty of creating, integrating, administering, and accessing company information and database applications in environments ranging from handheld devices to enterprise information systems. The complexity and integration requirements of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 call for a network consultant with hands-on experience and broad knowledge in planning and building information-based, comprehensive business technology solutions. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of over 10 years of professional work supporting Microsoft integration, assures you success in planning, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 applications that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.