If your company is producing Linux-based software on a network that includes Microsoft Windows-based processors, PCs, and office productivity products, Progent can provide comprehensive network support outsourcing that frees you to focus on your area of strategic know-how while avoiding the continual hassle of managing your business network. Through the use of automated network monitoring and by delivering remote and on-site assistance when your business needs it, Progent offers an affordable solution for managing an IT network that features excellent availability, security, and efficiency. Progent's UNIX/Linux developer support offerings include comprehensive information technology outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, remote and on-premises support and troubleshooting, 24x7 monitoring, and Helpdesk outsourcing.
Progent is seeking a range of full-time employees such as motivated Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers; connectivity consultants with Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Progent contracts independent professionals who have proven expertise and working background in high-demand information technology areas outside Progent's main service focus. Our Experts Team includes independent consultants who can provide advice and development support for strategic applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide expert skills in areas like telecommunications, web site design, EDI, web commerce, or database management. Freelance consultants premier by us cooperate with our full-time engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small company networks.
Progent offers online and on premises expertise to assist your organization with any facet of BI reporting ranging from debugging or enhancing applications to designing and deploying an advanced BI solution. Progent's BI consultants can assist your company to maintain your current BI environment, assist you to migrate reports and databases from an outdated reporting platform to a current solution, and deliver custom remote mentoring tailored to your individual needs. Progent’s business reporting professionals can provide expertise in all popular BI reporting and visualization tools such as Microsoft's SQL Server BI stack (SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS), Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx, Office Access, Crystal Reports, Microsoft Power BI, Excel business analytics add-ins such as Power Pivot, Power Query and Power View, and Report Builder.
Progent’s Cisco Security/VPN professionals and CCIE and CCNP certified support staff can help your small or mid-size business integrate and support Cisco’s security and VPN products including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco VPN products include both remote access and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and Advanced Integrated Module hardware encryption cards, and hardware devices, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or dedicated VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN products are simple to administer and offer the versatility to evolve with your changing business requirements. Progent’s Cisco-Certified network consultants support Cisco’s comprehensive family of products aimed at preventing information theft, virus and worm outbreaks, DDoS attacks, and other threats to your network. Progent can help you deploy Cisco technology to get safe access, intrusion protection, and full Identity services based on Cisco Access Control Server using RADIUS security and TACACS to create a centralized user access control framework for user certification, permissions, and tracking from an easy-to-use Web interface.
Progent’s expert programmers, relational database designers, and project management consultants can help large businesses to carry out development programs for Microsoft Windows, Linux/UNIX, or Web applications. Progent's enterprise co-sourcing services include access to veteran program managers for advanced planning and project co-ordination or Progent can help customers plug expertise gaps by providing relational database designers and programmers skilled in developing line-of-business applications powered by SQL Server, Oracle, or MySQL. Progent's SharePoint consultants can help businesses to incorporate SharePoint with other data sources such as SQL Server and Excel to build data-driven intranets and portal sites. Progent also offers expertise with multiple web development tools and can help businesses to build, expand, troubleshoot, or port web applications to utilize the latest advances in web technology.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery software suite that combines array-based storage clustering with replication to deliver fast, zero data loss disaster recovery (DR) between sites located up to 185 miles (300km) apart. Progent's roster of veteran network consultants can assist you to plan, configure, manage, update, test and repair a disaster recovery solution based on NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to select an architecture for your MetroCluster environment that meets your functional needs and budget. Progent can make sure you adhere to best practices for installing your MetroCluster environment by delivering guidance with procedures like assigning disk pools, determining aggregate and plexes layout, provisioning NetApp FlexVol volumes, setting up NetApp Snapshot, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, implementing a tiebreaker, setting up a configuration replication network, and testing your MetroCluster disaster recovery system to prove adherence with information assurance standards and government mandates.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (previously, formerly} called Microsoft Dynamics NAV and Navision) provides small and midsize businesses a single platform for financials, inventory, operations control, capacity planning, procurement, sales and marketing, supply chain, and business reporting. Progent's Dynamics 365 Business Central consultants can assist company to maintain your legacy Dynamics NAV environment or migrate efficiently to a cloud-based, on-premises, or hybrid deployment model.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progent’s server and endpoint monitoring service that incorporates advanced remote monitoring and management technology to help keep your IT system running at peak levels by checking the state of vital assets that drive your IT network. When ProSight LAN Watch detects an issue, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your designated IT management staff and your assigned Progent consultant so any looming problems can be resolved before they can disrupt your business.
System Center Configuration Manager automates application and device provisioning across multiple sites, centralizes security and compliance settings control, keeps track of network resources, guards against corporate data leakage, performs health monitoring, enables safe self service, and delivers a common control mechanism for managing mixed-OS networks based on on-prem, cloud, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consulting team and Microsoft Azure cloud experts can help businesses of any size with any facet of designing, implementing, operating and troubleshooting a System Center Configuration Manager solution for on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid environments.
Progent's certified engineers offer computer help and network consulting services for Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server, Windows 2003 Server, and for the complete family of Microsoft server platforms. Progent's migration, configuration, administration, and troubleshooting expertise for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 include planning, deployment, project management, onsite and remote technical support, Help Desk Call Center support, expert security consulting, and comprehensive IT outsourcing.
Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online lets you use cloud-based servers, mailboxes and associated email infrastructure to lower hardware expense and management hassle. You can use Exchange Online to host all your Exchange mailboxes, or you can run a hybrid solution that incorporates both local and cloud-resident mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can provide budget-friendly remote support to assist your small businesses to assess the benefits of Office 365 Exchange Online, design a network topology that makes sense for your business needs and budget, carry out an efficient migration from your existing Exchange system to one that incorporates Office 365 Exchange Online, train your IT team and users, and deliver ongoing consulting and technical support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your organization to plan for, implement, and administer Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2012). Progent can help you to migrate smoothly to SCCM 2012 from a legacy change management platform or assist you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 environment to support your evolving IT requirements. Also, Progent can assist you to build an infrastructure that extracts the most value from SCCM 2012 by delivering advanced consulting support for related Microsoft platforms such as Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Internet Information Services (IIS).
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a cloud-based document management system designed for the legal profession. Progent offers remote access to NetDocuments consultants to assist your law firm to plan, deploy, manage, tune, or debug a document management system environment powered by NetDocuments.
Progent’s ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure management service that makes it easy and affordable for smaller organizations to map, monitor, optimize and troubleshoot their networking appliances like routers, firewalls, and load balancers as well as servers, endpoints and other networked devices. Using cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that network diagrams are always updated, copies and manages the configuration information of virtually all devices on your network, tracks performance, and generates notices when problems are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting activities, ProSight WAN Watch can cut hours off ordinary chores such as making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, locating appliances that require important software patches, or resolving performance bottlenecks.
Progent's certified security consultants can help you safeguard your Mac environment through professional support offerings including performing security audits, recovery from virus and worm penetrations, configuring firewalls, integrating secure off-site and mobile access, installing automated programs for protection against viruses, spam, and malware, and developing a company-wide security strategy adapted for the specific objectives of your corporate information system.
If your company does not need urgent remote support but expects to require technical services with your information system in the near future, you can conserve time and expenses and guarantee that the appropriate IT skill will be available when you require it by contacting a Progent sales agent and registering as a customer. For details, phone 800-993-9400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide computer support and technology consulting services for Microsoft .NET Servers and applications and for Windows Server 2012, 2008 and 2003. Progent’s consulting professionals can help you design, integrate, maintain and manage the entire family of Windows .NET Servers including SQL Server, ISA Server, Microsoft Small Business Server, Exchange Server, SharePoint, Hyper-V, Lync Server, Project Server, and System Center Operations Manager.
Progent’s wireless professionals can help small businesses design, choose, pilot, configure and maintain secure building-to-building wireless bridges that integrate transparently into your existing network while offering a level of security that matches or exceeds wireline interfaces. Progent offers experience in wireless LAN products from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and additional office wireless providers and can help you identify and install the wireless link technology that align best your company requirements.
Progent's expert support team can help you design and deploy an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade strategy that minimizes network disruption, simplifies long-term support requirements, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server easy to manage. For complicated multi-server or multi-location migrations, Progent has the knowledge and experience to complete your move quickly and economically. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 support, repair, and design offerings include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Exchange Server 2007 and the creation of unified messaging solutions powered by Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server.
Progent offers cost-effective remote support to help companies of any size to integrate Amazon AWS cloud services including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual server hosting, Amazon S3, and Glacier. Progent can help you with every phase of Amazon AWS integration including needs analysis, readiness assessment, architectural design and review, testing, configuration, administration, performance optimization, licensing management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security and compliance.
For Windows desktop virtualization, Progent offers the expertise of a Citrix XenDesktop expert who can assist your company to plan a XenDesktop solution that maximizes the business impact of your information system; configure XenDesktop technology with your servers, end-user devices, and printers; upgrade your existing virtual desktop software to the latest versions of XenDesktop; and provide advanced remote troubleshooting. Progent can also instruct your IT staff to follow industry leading practices to manage XenDesktop effectively.
Progent's short-term IT staffing services allow you to respond to the need for IT professionals without dealing with the costs and delays that come with vetting and hiring reliable technical help and without increasing your permanent head count.
Our compensation model is built on contribution, so just like being an independent consultant, your income is entirely tied to your work effort. Some Progent support staff focus on quality of life and elect to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our self-determined schedule to follow personal enthusiasms such as mountain biking, car racing, skiing, surfing, travel, or spending private time with relatives and friends. Others take advantage of the chance to earn big bucks through lots of effort and extended hours. Progent fully supports both ends of the spectrum and everything in between.
For enterprises with branch offices in California or any area served by Progent's consultants, Progent's Microsoft-Premier network support professionals and certified Cisco system specialists can provide a variety of network consulting services such as project management, SOX compliance, office relocations, enterprise security, system architecture, local or remote branch office support, and technical support for collocation hosting environments. A Progent IT architect can show you how to design a multi-site information system that makes efficient use of co-location facilities and Internet data centers. Progent’s Microsoft Certified engineers can help large enterprises design, integrate and maintain major rollouts of the latest releases of Microsoft products such as Active Directory, Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, Microsoft SQL, and Enterprise Windows. Progent’s CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional consultants can assist you to deploy Cisco products for connection solutions that incorporate simple, high-performance, integrated, and wireless networking.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to assess the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop pilot systems and rollout strategies, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid environments, train your IT support team, create an enterprise-wide security strategy, streamline IT management, help with application development, and generate and test a DR/BC plan.
Remote 24x7 monitoring, automated alarms, and periodic reports are vital to preserving the proper operation of your IT system and eliminating preventable and expensive disruptions. Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) solutions have advanced so far that businesses of all sizes can afford a level of network stability that was once reserved for enterprises. Progent can provide a variety Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) options delivered as economical services designed to assist your company to identify and resolve a an array of network problems before they get big enough to impact productivity.
Progent’s private cloud hosting allows small and midsize businesses to run mission-critical applications like SQL and Exchange from a secure Tier III data center facility on fully redundant equipment with geographically separate backup. Progent uses Microsoft's Hyper-V technology for server virtualization and Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM) for automatic backup and restoration. You can take advantage of Progent’s private cloud to avoid major investments in the purchase, maintenance, and operation of computer equipment and facilities while achieving world-class levels of network reliability and physical security.
Progent's certified wireless networking consultants can help organizations of any size to design, implement, manage and repair Cisco Aironet wireless access point environments to achieve the performance, range, density, expandability, security compliance and manageability needed for seamless connectivity between wireless and wired networks. Progent can provide affordable online and onsite support for both legacy and new-generation 802.11ac Aironet access points and Progent can help your business design and maintain deployments of indoor and outdoor/industrial Aironet Wi-Fi access points.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner with special competencies that include Information Worker Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners represent the most successful organizations who earn the top client endorsement and enjoy the closest working relationship with Microsoft. The understanding, skills, and dedication needed to earn the status of Microsoft Certified Partner pays dividends to Progent's customers by enabling Progent to provide your company more complete support for your information system.
Exchange 2013 incorporates major enhancements to the capabilities of Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful innovations as well as a revamped structure. These enhancements favorably impact vital areas including manageability, high availability (HA), security and compliance, cost of ownership, collaboration, extensibility, performance, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange 2013 consultants can help you evaluate the potential business benefits of migrating to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, create an efficient validation and rollout strategy, and train your IT team to maintain your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent also offers ongoing remote consulting and management services for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
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Cisco's security and offsite access technology for small to medium sized companies represent a complete array of easy-to-administer security hardware and software to let you safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line includes routers and switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and Virtual Private Network access concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes experienced specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and CCNP certifications who can assist your organization to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your corporate goals.
Small to mid-sized businesses can now enjoy all the benefits of Operations Manager 2007 and also have quick access to Progent’s Microsoft and Cisco certified IT support experts. With Progent's affordably priced network service packages, mid-size organizations can select a simple co-sourcing package built around System Center Operations Manager 2007 with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online service or a complete 24x7 outsourcing solution. Progent offers expertise in System Center Operations Manager 2007 to offer small company networks enterprise-class reliability, protection and productivity.
Forefront TMG 2010 builds on the powerful security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and provides a centrally administered web gateway that acts as a one-server platform for an array of security functions such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN management, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting features, allows custom reports generated by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to streamline authentication, and can be operated as a virtual machine to cut costs and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can help you to design and carry out pilot and production implementations; interface Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to run on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent can also help you to migrate smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner with special competencies that include Information Worker Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners are the most successful organizations who earn the highest client endorsement and enjoy the tightest working relationship with Microsoft. The knowledge, capabilities, and commitment needed to earn the status of Microsoft Certified Partner pays dividends to Progent's clients by allowing Progent to offer your business more complete support for your IT network.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery software suite that combines failover storage clustering along with replication to provide rapid, zero data loss disaster recovery (DR) between sites located up to 300km away from one another. Progent's team of seasoned network consultants can assist you to plan, configure, administer, update, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery system based on NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can assist you to choose an architecture for your MetroCluster deployment that meets your technical requirements and budget. Progent can make sure you adhere to leading practices for installing your MetroCluster environment by providing guidance with procedures such as assigning disk pools, determining aggregate and plexes layout, provisioning volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker mechanism, designing a configuration replication network, and verifying your MetroCluster DR system to prove adherence with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
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Progent's Apple Mac networking consultants can assist you with a broad range of system infrastructure issues such as network architecture, remote and mobile access, internetwork communication, protection, and new technologies including Voice over IP and fast wireless networking. For company networks based solely on Mac OS X or for environments incorporating a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows powered servers and desktops, Progent has the experience and size to handle the challenge of designing, configuring, and maintaining a network infrastructure that is robust, secure, efficient and supportive of your business goals. Progent can show you how to configure Apple’s Xserve enterprise servers, Apple's Xserve RAID non-stop storage systems, and Xsan SAN systems. Progent can also provide certified experts to support Cisco routers and switches.
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Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants offer organizations of all sizes consulting, troubleshooting, and application development expertise for Microsoft SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise solution that utilizes web-based technology for efficiently coordinating people, teams and data. Microsoft SharePoint Server offers a common location for your employees or customers to access, organize, share and interact with relevant information, documents, and software and to interact with other people. SharePoint enables quicker and better decisions, more efficient access across teams and more streamlined business processes. Windows SharePoint Services join workers, customers, teams and projects with the data they’ve developed in a manner that makes data convenient to find, retrieve and re-use. Progent's SharePoint experts can help you to support your existing SharePoint environment or upgrade to the latest release of SharePoint.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over 10 years of experience planning, implementing, enhancing and repairing System Center Operations Manager solutions and can provide organizations of all sizes expert remote or on-premises consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist your company to plan an architecture for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and resilience required to monitor your datacenter efficiently, whether your datacenters are on-premises, cloud-based, or a hybrid solution. Progent's SCOM consultants can also help you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on leading practices for tracking network fabric and both Microsoft and third-party apps and services. Also, Progent can deliver fast remote or onsite technical support to assist you to remediate critical problems detected by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
Progent’s Cisco-Certified technology experts offer professional PIX Firewall support services covering architecture, integration and maintenance of Cisco firewall and Cisco security products. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack protection, and secure connectivity services. Extending from small, easy-to-install desktop devices for small businesses and home offices to scalable gigabit appliances, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a healthy combination of security, speed and reliability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a hardened, specially designed platform, PIX OS, minimizing potential OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has received ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification plus Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide multiple integrated protection and networking services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, VoIP and multimedia security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN connectivity, intelligent networking services, and extensive administrative solutions. Progent’s network experts can help you select 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.
Cisco's wireless VoIP phones are hardened wireless devices intended for professionals who are on the move within campus, warehouse, health-care or other venues where management requires user endpoints that provide more administrative control, data security and ruggedness than is possible with the BYOD style of workplace communications. Integration of Cisco's wireless VoIP phones usually demands that IT teams configure and fine tune many key pieces of your wireless environment such as access points, routers and switches, wireless LAN controllers, and management software. Progent's certified consultants can provide remote and on-premises support to help your organization create and administer a Cisco wireless VoIP phone deployment by providing integration services that range from troubleshooting the set up of an IP phone or AP to offering comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the wireless infrastructure of a campus.
Progent's certified security consultants can show you how to secure your Mac environment through expert services including running security tests, clean up after virus and worm penetrations, configuring firewalls, integrating secure off-site and mobile connectivity, installing monitoring programs for defense against viruses, spam, and malware, and creating a company-wide security strategy adapted for the particular goals of your business network.
Progent offers a selection of network support bundles for small companies. These IT outsourcing and network monitoring solutions are based on the proactive problem handling capabilities of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager, a next-generation server and system management product that tracks the reliability, throughput, and safety of your network and isolates incipient troubles before they can disrupt your system. With Progent's affordably priced network support packages, small companies can select a basic co-sourcing package built around Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package.
Cisco has designed a full array of routers that includes appliances built to provide the protection, performance, and reliability required by organizations ranging from small offices to global enterprises. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, transparent failthrough, and redundant power for improved fault tolerance and system uptime. Progent can show you how to select and integrate Cisco routers to build a reliable foundation for your network and to make it economical to expand as you add new users, open new offices, install new services, extend your network to clients and partners, and manage an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent offers expertise in a variety of routers based on the Cisco IOS operating system, including the Cisco 800 series of small business routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 ISR routers, Cisco 1900 and 4000 G2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for wide area network edge applications, CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
Progent can provide the guidance of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to help your company to design and implement an enterprise risk management (ERM) solution based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget.
Progent's certified Office and Office 365 experts can assist businesses to integrate Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Access, Visio and Publisher into a cohesive solution that provides fast ROI and promotes better business outcomes. Progent can assist your company to interface Office or Office 365 apps with each other and with additional core Microsoft platforms including SharePoint Server, Exchange Server and SQL Server running on-premises or in the cloud. Progent's consultants can also help you to resolve compatibility problems with different versions of Microsoft Office and offers live online instruction to individual users or groups.
Progent’s high availability inter-site connectivity and fault tolerant system infrastructure consultants can help small organizations create non-stop Interoffice connectivity by means of fully redundant system architectures with transparent failover. Progent’s CCIE engineers can design and implement fault tolerant Inter-office networks supported by zero-downtime EIGRP network routers or fault tolerant OSPF deployment of Cisco routers. Progent can demonstrate how multi-path connectivity and automatic fail-over can provide economical non-stop interoffice connectivity.
System Center Configuration Manager automates software provisioning and updating, streamlines security and compliance settings management, keeps track of network resources, guards against company data leakage, provides health reporting, allows secure self service, and delivers a common point of control for administering mixed-OS ecosystems based on on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployment topologies. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consultants and Microsoft Azure cloud experts can assist you with any facet of planning, installing, operating and repairing a SCCM solution for on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid networks.
Progent is a pioneer in affordably delivering enterprise-class network help to small businesses. Progent's success in addressing the network support requirements of the historically underserviced small company sector is the cumulative outcome of major technical and process innovations that have eliminated a great deal of the conventional costs out of administering network support, injected unmatched professional expertise into the support mechanism, and significantly streamlined the solution process.
Les Kent has a 35-year history of effective network integration, corporate management, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a talent for developing elegant IT solutions while working as a network architect, programmer, project manager, deployment consultant, and problem solver for small companies, start-ups, and major enterprises.
SQL Server 2016 introduces major enhancements in speed, capacity, security and compliance, uptime, BOYD integration, and integrated BI. Innovations include PolyBase for processing relational and non-relational databases simultaneously for data warehousing, Hadoop integration, Row-level Security, Mobile Report Publisher, and centralized control over on-premises and cloud operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote and on-premises expertise to assist organizations of any size to implement, manage or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft products such as Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics CRM and GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
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Progent's consultants have delivered support for Dynamics GP and Great Plains software for nearly 20 years and Progent has delivered integration, software development, training, and debugging services since the product's debut. Progent offers in-depth support for upgrading out of date Dynamics GP/Great Plains deployments. Progent can assist you to design, validate, and implement a cost-effective migration from a a legacy release of GP to the current edition of Microsoft Dynamics GP.
Progent offers cost-effective online and on-premises consulting to help organizations of any size to migrate any part of their critical IT infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform services. This can save time and equipment expense and allow the use of Google's state-of-the-art AI and machine learning tools. Progent can help you with every phase of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, architectural design and review, testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Progent’s experienced Cisco network security consulting professionals offer high-level PIX and ASA Firewall consulting services covering infrastructure design, configuration, and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewall products delivers robust user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack defense, and secure connectivity services. Ranging from economical, plug-and-play desktop appliances for small and home businesses to scalable enterprise-level products, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls offer a high level of protection, performance, and excellent availability for IT systems of all sizes. PIX and ASA Firewalls are based on a proven, purpose-built operating system, minimizing common OS-specific security holes.
Progent offers nationwide remote help and troubleshooting services for companies that operate Apple Mac environments or whose information systems include a combination of Mac with Microsoft technology. Progent's engineers can provide Apple macOS and OS X users a range of IT services including desktop support, upgrading to the current edition of OS X from other earlier versions of macOS and Mac OS X, plus help with Mac application software. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also help your business with Apple iPhone and Apple iPad integration and management, or migrating to iCloud. Online network consulting offers maximum leverage for your information technology dollar by protecting client efficiency and shortening the time charged for network analysis and repair. Advanced online access technology and experienced service specialists and consultants combine to enable Progent to handle the majority of network problems without wasting time and expense by traveling to your location. In the vast majority of cases your IT issues can be remediated by telephone or via a combination of phone support and remote connectivity. Progent can make available Cisco certified CCIE infrastructure engineers and CISA and CISM certified security professionals to help with the most difficult network issues.
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's unique needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware.
Progent’s ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it easy and inexpensive for smaller businesses to map, track, optimize and debug their networking appliances like routers, firewalls, and load balancers plus servers, printers, client computers and other devices. Incorporating cutting-edge RMM technology, WAN Watch makes sure that network diagrams are kept updated, captures and displays the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when problems are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting processes, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks such as making network diagrams, expanding your network, finding appliances that require critical updates, or identifying the cause of performance problems.
If your organization does not need immediate remote support but you think you will need technical services with your network soon, you can save time and money and guarantee that the right expertise will be ready when you want it by getting in touch with a Progent sales agent and signing up as a client. For more information, phone 800-993-9400 or send email to email@example.com.
Progent's Cisco-authorized network experts can help you create an affordable, fault tolerant Internet connection architecture that can achieve non-stop Internet connectivity through a wide range of high availability Internet access technologies including high availability BGP, transparent fail-over, and multiple ISPs. Progent can provide Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert consultants to help you utilize the most current technology for high availability Internet connections to build an affordable, fully redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other capabilities to create zero-downtime Internet connections.
SQL Server 2000 is a rich, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that enables the rapid development of cutting-edge high-end programs that can provide your company a critical competitive edge. SQL Server provides core support for XML and the capability to communicate across the Internet and outside the firewall. The knowledge and experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 engineers, with an average of more than over 10 years of background supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in planning, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are well connected with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET environment.
VMware's popular Site Recovery Manager is an extension to VMware vCenter that lets you specify, automate and verify a repeatable workflow for recovering services quickly after an outage. Site Recovery Manager provides centrally controlled and automated recovery, application mobility, plus non-intrusive site migration, failback and site re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables transparent testing for site recovery, updates and patches and can generate reports to confirm full service restoration, validate Service Level Agreements and demonstrate compliance. Progent can provide the skills of a VCDX certified VMware SRM consultant to help you to plan, configure, test and administer a DR solution based on VMware Site Recovery Manager.
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Progent uses a sophisticated support reporting system that records and organizes complete documentation for all delivered support activities. Unlike many independent consultants or local support firms who offer minimal documentation or details of tasks done, each service delivered by Progent is tracked by comprehensive documentation. Every Progent staff member has use of the service documentation transmitted by each consultant to every customer. The practice of detailing and archiving support records results in more efficient service and eliminates a slew of common problems such as when a support customer is virtually held hostage to a consultant who won’t release vital service information.
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ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized businesses to diagram, track, enhance and troubleshoot their networking appliances such as routers, firewalls, and load balancers plus servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Incorporating cutting-edge RMM technology, WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology diagrams are kept current, copies and manages the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when potential issues are detected. By automating complex network management activities, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, locating appliances that require critical software patches, or identifying the cause of performance bottlenecks.
Progent’s certified experts offer small and mid-size companies enterprise-class consulting support for Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft's standard tools for update and deployment management. Configuration Manager is Microsoft's new title for the change management solution previously called Systems Management Server. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 offers a range of new features to Microsoft Systems Management Server including full automation, built-in Windows Vista Windows Server 2008 support, NAP security support, and boot image management. Progent’s certified engineers can help you use SMS Server or System Center Configuration Manager economically for streamlined operating system and application software deployment, security patch administration, software metering, and licensing reconciliation. Progent's engineers can also assist you to migrate efficiently from SMS Server 2003 to Configuration Manager 2007.
If your office network mixes Linux technology with Windows, Progent can assist you to integrate your computers into a cohesive environment that permits all your operating systems to run side by side for easy management, transparent dataflow, high reliability, superior throughput, and tight protection. Progent's Linux and Microsoft Windows integration assistance offerings feature network architecture integration and service, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote network monitoring and management, remote network help and repair, in-person technical support, and Help Desk support.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service provides comprehensive hosting of a small organization's production servers in an environment that gives the maximum level of dependability and scalability and is in addition simple to move to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting services are built upon mature virtualization techniques that allow small and midsize businesses with multi- platform IT systems to economize significantly on the costs of capital equipment, system maintenance, and IT management while achieving enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
Progent is a leader in affordably providing enterprise-class network help to small businesses. Progent's achievement in addressing the IT service requirements of the chronically underserviced small business sector is the cumulative result of key technical and process innovations that have eliminated a great deal of the traditional costs out of administering network service, added unprecedented professional expertise into the IT service system, and significantly accelerated the solution cycle.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified Consultants offer several ways to help mid-size and large businesses develop an efficient and productive in-house Network Support Helpdesk. Progent's consulting services include ROI evaluation, process analysis and enhancement, management reporting, education of in-house personnel, and documentation of processes. Progent's Software Selection and Deployment Services help businesses analyze the various top level Help Desk software packages on the market and decide what products may be excessively expensive, miss key functions, or align badly with your company's business goals. Progent also offers short-term staffing for companies who want to augment their internal Help Desk team for occasional projects or to fill in for vacationing or incapacitated workers.
Progent offers the support of certified consultants and experienced software programmers, DBAs, project managers, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery planning specialists, and security consultants to assist you to evaluate the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, install test environments at your site or at Progent's lab, design and execute out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define an efficient and safe IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Catalyst line of wireless controllers streamline the administration of Wi-Fi networks by unifying the configuration and control of wireless APs, tuning wireless throughput by limiting the effect of RF congestion, improving Wi-Fi uptime with fast auto-failover, and hardening data security by identifying threats and filtering network traffic according to user class and location. Progent's Wi-Fi consultants can assist your business to deploy Cisco wireless LAN controllers to manage and monitor Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can help you to administer and debug your existing Cisco-based Wi-Fi environment or carry out an efficient upgrade to Cisco's modern wireless controller solutions.
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new deployments. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help you to maintain your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your business to plan, deploy, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
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Exchange Server 2013 incorporates significant enhancements to the capabilities of Exchange 2010 and delivers powerful new features as well as a revamped structure. These improvements affect vital areas like ease of administration, availability, compliance, operational costs, collaboration, extensibility, performance, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consultants can help you evaluate the possible business benefits of migrating to Microsoft Exchange 2013, design a cost-effective test and deployment strategy, and educate your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent can also provide affordable online support and management for Exchange 2013.
ProSight IT Asset Management is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of the time spent trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway is based on the proven security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally administered web gateway that acts as a single-server solution for an array of security features including an application and network layer firewall, URL filtering, malware inspection, IPS, application proxy, VPN control, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting features, allows customized reporting powered by Microsoft SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to lower costs and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help you to design and execute test and production deployments; interface Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, SQL Server, Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to migrate smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent offers the part-time assistance of a seasoned CIO to offer a broad perspective to help you select and support IT technology to meet your current situation and that can be a solid basis for your growth. Progent's temporary CIO services provide financial advantages to organizations who want to optimize the benefits from their network expenditures but who are without the budget or hesitant to take on another executive-level manager to their head count. Since Progent is vendor-neutral, with a large staff of engineers certified to maintain all leading OS platforms and networking technologies plus a broad range and business software, Progent is in a unique position to provide objective advice along with advanced technical support for creating IT systems that match the particular needs of your business.
Progent's Data Center consultants can show you how to find fault-tolerant data centers that meet the particular requirements of your business. High availability co-location sites are especially attractive to small organizations because of their low cost and simplified logistics compared to pursuing a do-it-yourself approach. Attempting to design an on-site data center with even a minimum level of fault tolerance is too expensive for typical small businesses. Progent is ready to show you how to get all the benefits of non-stop data centers and 24x7 colo sites by providing a complete range of consulting and maintenance services.
Progent's Solaris family consulting experts offer small companies and developers assistance with managing and supporting Solaris systems that operate with Microsoft-based technology. Progent offers your organization contact with Solaris experts, consulting professionals premier by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISA and CISSP certification. This broad array of experience offers you a convenient one-stop consulting firm to show you how to build and maintain a secure and robust cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that allows Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by integrating Microsoft Windows with major variants of UNIX including Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, BSD, SCO, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or leading Linux variations including RedHat, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware Linux.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing provides comprehensive hosting of a small company's production servers in a solution that delivers the highest degree of availability and expandability and is in addition easy to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based on proven virtualization technologies that enable small and midsize companies with mixed- platform environments to economize dramatically on the expense of capital investments, system maintenance, and network administration while benefiting from enterprise-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
Systems Management Server 2003 offers added functionality for change and configuration management of Windows-powered systems via SMS Feature Packs. Feature Packs lower the net operational expense of managing and configuring software products by making it simpler to install system images, control mobile computers, and operate management tools. In addition to advising you about ways to save management costs by installing SMS 2003 Feature Packs, Progent's consultants can help you prepare and perform IT projects involving areas that Feature Packs are intended to streamline. Progent's adoption and upgrade services can minimize cost and reduce business disruption as you transition to the latest operating systems and programs. Progent's wireless engineers can help you define sensible procedures and policies to manage handheld computers and intelligent portable phones so your field force stays efficient and secure. Progent's CISSP-certified engineers and CISM-certified security experts can show you how to design a security strategy that incorporates standards, processes and technologies to keep your IT computer system safe.
Progent can provide economical remote support from engineers skilled in a broad array of utilities and technologies that provide solutions for protecting Windows, Apple Mac, and Linux servers and workstations as well as laptops and handhelds. Progent can provide consulting support for leading backup platforms such as Acronis Backup and Recovery, Barracuda Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, CrashPlan, Double-Take Software, Mozy, Retrospect, Time Machine, VMware Data Recovery (VDR), and FLARs. Progent's consultants can assist you to deploy, upgrade, or troubleshoot data backup systems for a range of topologies including on-premises, remote, cloud-based, or a mix.