Progent delivers the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified network support experts to offer customers affordable alternatives to help organizations optimize the benefits of Microsoft and Cisco products. For networks that span from small offices to large enterprises, Progent's expert consultants can assist you to enhance your information system's e-mail infrastructure, security, availability, performance, and network administration.
Progent's ProSight family of managed services are designed to offer businesses who maintain minimal in-house IT administration and support teams with affordable help from world-class management platforms and consulting expertise. Benefits of Progent's ProSight catalog of managed services include flat-rate network management costs, automation of routine administrative processes, ongoing absorption of new technology, graceful transition from older systems to up-to-date solutions, close fit between computer technology with business objectives, guidance from seasoned IT experts, and allowing management to focus on business instead of ever-changing computer technology.
To provide economical network services for small businesses, Progent has developed comprehensive computer outsourcing packages that give small offices quick access to network expertise without requiring you to recruit, educate, and maintain an expensive in-house IT staff. Progentís IT outsourcing services offer you an economical alternative for building a secure and reliable system for your important Windows business productivity suites including Microsoft Office XP and Microsoft Office 2003.
Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts average more than a decade of hands-on industry background, at the forefront of IT support, performing a wide variety of technical projects for a large mix of businesses. Each Progent consultant shares a proven set of personal best practices which are incorporated into company-wide best practices training that Progent instills in its support team. This ensures that you get not only world-class technical help, but also a consultant with field-tested methods for using technical knowledge to fix real-world network problems efficiently.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide affordable remote and on-premises consulting expertise, application development, and technical support services for organizations of all sizes who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online from prior versions of SharePoint.
Progent's Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants offer online and on-premises support to assist businesses of all sizes to plan, install, manage, upgrade or repair Wi-Fi networks that utilize Cisco Meraki APs. Progent can help your business to set up and manage Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for environments that range from a telecommuter's home or a remote office to a campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also help you to configure other Cisco technology such as switches, routers and ASA firewalls to create a seamless network infrastructure that delivers identical connectivity, performance, security, manageability and availability for wired and wireless users regardless of their location or device.
Progentís IT outsourcing packages provide affordable network support for small companies. Whether it involves planning network infrastructure, creating an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying a new e-mail system, monitoring your network, or developing an on-line eCommerce application, outsourcing your network engineering services can reduce expenses and minimize risks, permitting network support expenses to increase in a more moderate and manageable fashion than is feasible by building up a bulky, all-purpose in-house network support organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and flyers show how Progent can enable you to build a secure and highly available system architecture for your vital applications powered by Microsoft Windows such as Microsoft Office XP, Office 2003, and Microsoft Office 2000.
Progent offers national urgent phone support and troubleshooting services for companies who run UNIX or Linux networks or whose IT systems include a combination of UNIX and Microsoft products. Remote IT help offers optimum leverage for your IT dollar by preserving client efficiency and shortening the time billed for computer repair services. Advanced online access technology and skilled service specialists and consultants combine to enable Progent to solve the majority of IT issues without squandering time and money by traveling to your location. In the vast majority of situations your network problems can be remediated by telephone or via a mix of telephone help and remote access. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE network experts and CISSP certified security specialists to assist with the most difficult network problems.
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager provides automatic backup and easy recovery capabilities for Microsoft networks. Data Protection Manager 2016 delivers application-aware backup for key workloads such as SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint, protects Windows and Linux VMs, supports VMs running on Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and can use Azure for cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help organizations of all sizes to design, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot an enterprise-wide backup/restore system built around SCDPM 2016. Progent can assist you to migrate from an older version of DPM or from an outdated system, and Progent can optimize your DPM 2016 environment for on premises, colocated, cloud-based or hybrid deployments. Progent offers remote or onsite consulting expertise and can provide occasional guidance to resolve technical bottlenecks or provide end-to-end project management or co-management services to make sure you finish your SCDPM 2016 initiative on schedule and on budget.
Progent's Linux consulting services offer small companies and developers help with managing and supporting Linux systems that run with Microsoft-based technology. Progent can give your organization contact with Linux consultants, support professionals premier by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISA credentials. This wide range of experience provides you with an easy one-stop source to show you how to build and maintain a protected and robust cross-platform connectivity and communications infrastructure that supports Linux and Microsoft interoperability by integrating Microsoft Windows with major Linux variations including RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu Linux, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandrake/Mandriva, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Progent offers nationwide online technical support and consulting services for businesses who run Sun Solaris environments or whose IT systems include a mix of Solaris and Microsoft technology. Online network consulting provides optimum leverage for your information technology dollar by protecting user efficiency and limiting the time billed for computer analysis and repair. Advanced remote support utilities and experienced technicians and engineers combine to enable Progent to solve most IT issues without squandering time and expense by traveling to your site. In the vast majority of situations your IT problems can be dealt with by telephone or via a combination of telephone support and remote connectivity. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE infrastructure experts and CISM and CISSP premier security professionals to assist with the most difficult system issues.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the proven security capabilities of Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally managed web gateway that delivers a one-server solution for an array of security functions such as an application and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, IPS, application proxy, Virtual Private Network control, plus HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes comprehensive web security logging and reporting capabilities, allows customized reporting generated by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual machine to lower expenses and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help you to plan and carry out test and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows 2008 R2, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint; install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 to run on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing consulting and troubleshooting. Progent can also help your organization to upgrade smoothly to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent's certified Windows Server 2019 consultants can assist your company to design and carry out a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2019 using existing deployment architecture or a cloud-hosted or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 delivers significant improvements in scale, performance, ease of management, Hyper-V virtualization, security and compliance, hybrid local/cloud deployments, availability, and Linux support.
SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in critical areas such as performance, availability, compliance, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory technology that works seamlessly across all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide efficient online and onsite consulting services including system design, configuration, administration, remediation, and software development expertise to enable organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.
Progent can assist your organization in any facet of your upgrade to Exchange 2019 such as deploying Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; planning high availability (HA) infrastructure for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; moving mailboxes; planning and configuring Hyper-V; setting up hardware load balancing (HLB); setting up DAG groups with MCDB solid-state caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating firewalls; integration with O365; and configuring Outlook clients.
Les Kent has a 35-year history of successful technology integration, corporate management, sales, and operations. He has shown a talent for developing sophisticated information technology solutions during his time as as a network designer, software developer, project manager, implementation expert, and problem solver for small businesses, new ventures, and global enterprises.
Progent's Citrix experts can help you to design, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot a virtualized application delivery solution based on XenApp. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can show you how to optimize your network for distributing server-side and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter management and support consultants can assist your organization to manage and maintain an off-site datacenter that features high uptime, enhanced security, and rapid recovery.
If your business network mixes Linux technology with Microsoft Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a cohesive environment that permits all your OS platforms to run side by side for simple administration, transparent information exchange, high availability, superior performance, and strong protection. Progent's UNIX/Linux and Windows coexistence support services include IT infrastructure integration and service, support for Windows services for UNIX, online network monitoring and management, online technical support and repair, in-person technical support, and Help Desk outsourcing.
Progent provide businesses of any size world-class network remote or onsite consulting for networks based on Windows technology and Microsoft's .NET servers including MS Exchange Server 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco Premier IT consulting experts also offer security expertise for businesses varying in size from the small office to the worldwide enterprise.
Progent's Cisco-authorized IT professionals can help you design an economical, 24x7 Internet connection architecture that can deliver non-stop Internet access through a broad array of fault tolerant Internet access technologies including non-stop BGP, transparent fail-over, and redundant Internet Service Providers. Progent offers Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert consultants to show you how to utilize the latest technology for 24x7 Internet connections to implement an affordable, fully redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other capabilities to deliver non-stop Internet access.
Lync 2010 supports IM, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop collaboration, and both VoIP and public switched telephone network telephony. Lync Server 2010 can enhance the capability of Exchange, SharePoint and Office or Office 365 and streamlines management through integration with Windows AD. Lync can also reduce capital and operational costs by doing away with Voice-over-IP hardware and subscription services, PBX gear, or legacy video conferencing solutions. Progent's certified IM and Presence consultants offer online and on-premises support to assist you to manage and troubleshoot your existing Lync Server 2010 deployment or evaluate the advantages of migrating from Lync to Skype for Business, which is Microsoft's new version of the product family. Progent can also help your organization to plan and carry out a smooth Skype for Business upgrade.
Progentís Microsoft certified experts provide a range of support services for Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains. Dynamics GP is a Microsoft accounting package and corporate management solution based, like all Microsoft accounting tools, on the expandable and familiar platform of Microsoft Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010, the latest version of Microsoft accounting products in the Dynamics GP/Great Plains family, provides a cost-effective solution for controlling and integrating finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, CRM, and HR. Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and configure, and with its modular design you are able to purchase only the capability you currently need, with the option to add clients and increase functionality when necessary. Progentís Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software support engineers can show you how to install, configure and administer Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 as well as earlier versions of Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services enables information technology managers to install and monitor the latest Microsoft patches and security updates to Microsoft Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP platforms. By using Microsoft WSUS, IT staff can completely and effortlessly manage the installation of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to servers and workstations in an organization. Progent can assist you with complex details of the initial setup of Microsoft Windows Server Update Services such as planning the Microsoft Windows Server Update Services deployment, configuring user's computers, defining the Group Policy parameters, and making sure your Microsoft Windows Server Update Services GPO is linked to an Active Directory container that makes sense for your system environment.
Progent's disaster recovery planning and business continuity professionals can help you create a disaster recovery plan in case of an IT network disaster. Progent can show you how to develop a complete disaster recovery plan that includes scheduled disaster recovery assessments and testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified engineers can also show you how to create an affordable, high-availability network architecture that takes into account availability issues involving a wide range of network technologies and processes.
Progent's webinar training classes provide small businesses the affordability, simplicity, and flexibility of web-based learning plus the effective training methods of expert instructors who employ the latest collaboration software to emulate live, interactive classes. Progent can provide online training for popular desktop applications including elements of Microsoft Office such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Publisher, and Visio: Dynamics business accounting and management reporting solutions including MS Dynamics GP; plus additional top desktop applications like Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat Writer, and Crystal Reports.
Configuration Manager 2016 automates application and device provisioning at scale, simplifies compliance settings management, keeps track of network assets, guards against company data leakage, performs health reporting, allows secure self service, and offers a common point of control for managing multi-OS ecosystems running on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment topologies. Progent's Microsoft-certified SCCM 2016 consulting team and Azure cloud experts can help your organization with any aspect of designing, installing, using and troubleshooting a System Center 2016 Configuration Manager solution for local, cloud, or hybrid environments.
Server growth wreaks havoc on IT budgets and administrative resources. Server reduction through a virtual architecture promises lower total cost of ownership of hardware and faster return on investment, more efficient use of servers, streamlined operations, increased network availability, and easier management. Common usage scenarios for virtual servers are resource consolidation, low-cost hosts for mission-critical legacy applications running on outdated operating systems, and affordable isolation of program development or pilot testing environments from production systems.
Microsoft Communications Server delivers IM and Real Presence in an extensible, world-class package featuring advanced protection, seamless integration with popular Microsoft software, an extendable, industry-standard development environment, and compliance with regulatory mandates such as HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, and GLB. The product offers lower costs and elevated business efficiencies, enhanced individual productivity, and stronger intellectual property security. Microsoft Communications Server has been replaced by Lync Server, which in turn has been replaced by Skype for Business. Progent's Microsoft-certified unified communications experts can provide online and onsite configuration support and troubleshooting services for your Office Communications Server environment and can help your organization to assess the advantages of upgrading to Skype for Business. Progent can also assist you to design and execute a smooth migration that will add business value to your information network
Server growth wreaks havoc on IT budgets and management resources. Server reduction through a virtual architecture promises lower TCO of servers and faster return on investment, more efficient utilization of physical computers, streamlined operations, increased network availability, and easier manageability. Typical uses for virtual servers are hardware consolidation, economical hosts for mission-critical legacy software based on outdated operating systems, and inexpensive quarantine of program development or pilot testing systems from production systems.
Altaro VM Backup software offers small and mid-size businesses a reliable and budget-friendly solution for backing up and restoring Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be used for local, offsite, distributed, and cloud-hosted architectures and also supports cost-effective backup to Azure storage. Headline capabilities include industry-leading Augmented Inline Deduplication to reduce backup storage requirements, Continuous Data Protection with backup spacing as little as five minutes for reducing your exposure to data loss, advanced encryption, granular recovery options for individual files and emails, support for Windows CSV and vCenter for managing larger deployments, and the ability to leverage Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) to back up live VMs with zero downtime. Progent is an Altaro partner and offers a wide array of services to help you to design, install, manage and troubleshoot a backup/restore system powered by Altaro VM Backup.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have more than a decade of background designing, implementing, enhancing and fixing SCOM solutions and can provide organizations of any size expert online or on-premises consulting services for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can help your company to plan a topology for Microsoft SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and availability required to monitor your datacenter efficiently, whether your infrastructure are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid solution. Progent can also assist you to install and set up System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs according to best practices for tracking network fabric as well as both Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. Also, Progent can deliver fast online or on-premises technical support to help you to fix serious issues detected by SCOM 2012.
Progent's Private Cloud Hosting and Management outsourcing provides comprehensive hosting of a small organization's servers in an environment that delivers the highest level of dependability and expandability and is also easy to transfer to any data center. Progent's Private Cloud Hosting options are based upon proven virtualization platforms that enable small businesses with multi- platform environments to economize significantly on the costs of capital investments, system support, and IT management while benefiting from enterprise-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
If your organization does not require urgent online support but you think you will need technical services with your network in the near future, you can conserve time and money and guarantee that the right expertise will be available when you need it by getting in touch with a Progent sales specialist and registering as a customer. For more information, call 800-993-9400 or send email to email@example.com.
Progent's Check Point Software consultants can help you select and configure Check Point Software Firewall and VPN software and hardware based on Check Point Software's security platform to provide an economical and efficient security solution for your corporate network. Progent can also help you integrate other Check Point technologies including Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 firewalls with security products from other suppliers and provide a central stop for on-going network support, administration, education, and consulting expertise.
Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery specialists, and data security consultants to help your business to assess the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and execute out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other database solutions, and configure a cost-effective and safe IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
If you have a small business information system with 10 to 50 desktop clients, Progent's computer outsourcing services free your organization from over-reliance on single freelance service provider while giving you cost-effective and reliable access to high-quality network expertise. By providing IT support service when you require it, offering specialized knowledge for key applications, delivering unique services such as automated server monitoring, and billing only for support you receive, Progent offers you an affordable solution for maximizing the productivity and profitability of your small office network. Progent is the smart way for small organizations to build and maintain a reliable and secure information system and to have quick access to the experienced help typically restricted to businesses who are able to afford a large in-house IT group.
Progent's Microsoft Premier professionals can provide expert support for enterprise-wide implementations of Microsoft Exchange. Progent's consultants can help you plan multi-site Exchange installations or updates and can supply local technicians to help enterprises with installations of Exchange Server in the or any area covered by Progent's engineers.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide a variety of technical services to help organizations of all sizes to deploy, administer, and support IT systems that include desktops, notebooks, tablets, or smartphones based on Microsoft Windows 8.1. For enterprises, Progent's senior project management consultants can assist to design and configure testing environments to assess Microsoft Windows 8.1 and develop and implement Windows 8.1 migration projects following proven methodologies.
Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager offers automatic backup and simplified restore functions for Microsoft networks. SCDPM 2016 offers application-sensitive backup for key platforms such as Microsoft SQL, Exchange Server and SharePoint Server, protects Windows and Linux virtual machines, works with virtual machines running on Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and integrates seamlessly with Azure for easy-to-manage cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help organizations of all sizes to design, implement, manage, and repair an enterprise-wide backup/recovery system built around SCDPM 2016. Progent can assist you to upgrade from a previous release of DPM or from a legacy solution, and Progent can tune your SCDPM 2016 environment for on local, colocated, cloud or hybrid deployment models. Progent offers online or onsite support and can deliver occasional guidance to help you through technical bottlenecks or provide end-to-end project management services to make sure you complete your SCDPM 2016 initiative on schedule and within your budget.
Progent's SonicWall firewall consultants can help you configure, maintain, and update SonicWall firewall/VPN appliances including the newer SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the legacy SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch devices. Progent's CISM and CISA-certified network security experts can show you how to incorporate SonicWall security gateways into an end-to-end security solution and design security into your corporate processes.
Progent's Sun Solaris platform consulting experts offer small companies and software developers help with administering and supporting Solaris environments that coexist with Microsoft-based technology. Progent offers your organization contact with Sun Solaris consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISM credentials. This wide array of expertise offers you a convenient single source to help you build and manage a protected and robust cross-platform connectivity and communications infrastructure that supports Sun Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by combining MS Windows with popular versions of UNIX including Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, AIX UNIX from IBM, HP-UX, BSD, SCO UNIX, and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms including RedHat, SUSE Linux, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian-GNU, and Slackware.
Microsoft allows you to create transparent hybrid networks that combine Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange systems. This allows you to have some mailboxes hosted at your corporate datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist your organization with any phase of designing, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online deployment. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed expertise to help you through challenging technical bottlenecks and also offer extensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 solution is successfully completed on schedule and on budget.
Progentís consultants offer experience in a variety of disciplines relevant to mobile connectivity including network topology, Activesync, wireless protection, mobile email, Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and mobile application programming. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can save your organization time and expense by applying their wireless expertise to show you how to choose and integrate mobile access technologies that fit the needs of your company. Progent can also optimize your network architecture so that wireless PDAs work more reliably.
Progent's Windows consulting experts can assist businesses of any size to evaluate Windows 10 or to migrate to Windows 10 from an earlier release of Windows. Remote and on-premises assessment and upgrade support for Windows 10 provided by Progent include ROI estimates, project management, application compatibility testing, test lab systems, Hyper-V virtualization strategies, Cloud solutions, mobile management and synchronization, telecommuter connectivity, data and identity security, automated provisioning and management, infrastructure design, Wi-Fi support, business continuity planning, group and personal training for IT support personnel and end users, and post-migration consulting support.