At the Microsoft Tech•Ed 2009 show in Berlin, Microsoft's Stephen Elop announced the production release of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. Equipped with an innovative architecture that increases uptime, strengthens security and compliance, lowers deployment costs, and streamlines administration, Exchange 2010 teams with Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 as part of the next generation of information technology platforms created to enhance business productivity and profitability.
Exchange Server 2010’s improvements in the area of system uptime include the use of database availability groups that continuously replicate mailboxes and provide fast, automatic recovery from disk or processor failures without complex clustering schemes. Features like retention control policies, role-based access control, and block or quarantine control for mobile devices improve protection. To improve ROI, Exchange Server 2010 can conserve as much as 20% on support costs, 50% on full server redundancy, 40% on voice mail costs, and 70% on hard disk subsystems. To read Microsoft's press release, visit Microsoft Ships Exchange Server 2010.
How Progent's Microsoft Certified Consultants Can Assist Your Business with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers can provide a wide range of Exchange Server 2010 integration skills and can assist you to assess the benefits and risks of deploying Microsoft Exchange 2010, manage realistic testing to determine the operation and performance of Exchange Server 2010 in your environment, plan a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 implementation that improves the uptime, protection, and capability of your email system, create an efficient upgrade strategy that reduces operational disruption and optimizes the utilization of existing hardware, provide affordable online and onsite help to carry out your move to Exchange 2010, generate extensive documentation of your new email system, educate your IT team and end users to get them up to speed rapidly on Exchange 2010, and offer continuing management and engineering help.
Progent focuses in providing online engineering and network support, which can save your company significant time and money during your upgrade to Exchange 2010. By offering fast online contact with certified Exchange 2010 professionals, Progent eliminates the cost and delay attached to on-premises support. For environments that call for hands-on help, Progent can send a consulting professional to any state and the majority of zip codes in the U.S.
Progent's network professionals can deliver a range of additional low-cost support services to enhance the productivity, availability, protection, speed, and ease of administration of email systems based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2010:
Network Infrastructure Design and Optimization from Cisco CCIE Network Experts
Progent offers the knowledge of Cisco Certified CCIE experts to help your business to optimize your network architecture to exploit the high-availability, security, and wireless access features incorporated in Microsoft Exchange 2010. Progent can demonstrate cost-effective techniques to configure Cisco switches and routers to achieve the top degree of system fault tolerance, protection, and performance. Progent's CCIE professionals are experts in providing online assistance so that you can get enterprise-class network infrastructure consulting at a price that small organizations can afford.
Security Inventory Scanning and Assessment Packages
Progent's CISA and GIAC certified network security engineers can oversee a selection of cost-effective security inventory scanning service bundles that give companies of any size an opportunity to get an objective, professional opinion about the suitability of their network security environment for supporting Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. These set-price assessment service bundles vary from a low-cost external security scan and assessment package for small organizations up to an advanced offering for businesses who need to comply with security standards demanded by state or industry regulations or by clients. For every security evaluation bundle, engineers with top security certifications analyze and report on automatically collected information and make suggestions for sensible enhancements.
Disaster Recovery and Backup
Progent's disaster recovery consultants can help you to create a disaster recovery strategy so your business can resume essential business operations in the event of an IT system breakdown due to natural events, malicious assault, hardware problems, human mistakes, or other sources. Progent's consultants can help your company to develop a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that includes periodic disaster response drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized IT experts can also help you to design and build an economical, high-availability system infrastructure that addresses resilience issues covering a broad array of system technologies and procedures including server clustering, system load balancing, and virtual machines. Progent's engineers can also offer Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager support services to help you deploy DPM for continual remote data backup and fast restoration.
Wireless Email Consulting for RIM BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's wireless email engineers can reduce management stress and expenses by assisting your company to select, set up, administer, and support wireless productivity technologies that align with your business. Progent's consultants can help your organization to carry out a Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade that dramatically improves support for on-the-go employees by providing seamless connectivity with major mobile handsets including RIM BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's RIM BlackBerry experts can in addition help your company to incorporate BlackBerry BES Server into your Exchange Server 2010 environment.
Progent's network management consultants have certified experience with major virtualization platforms and offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server consulting, VMware virtualization help, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's engineers can show you how to incorporate Exchange 2010 into a virtual machine environment that maximizes performance, improves availability, simplifies administration, reduces data recovery time, and lowers your investment in equipment and maintenance. For example, Progent can assist you to use Windows Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's System Center Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the management of your company's virtualized network.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 engineering support services to assist your company to configure, manage, and support Microsoft's most advanced server technology and make sure that Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is tightly incorporated into a powerful information environment based on Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent's consultants can help your company to set up and evaluate pilot systems, develop and carry out an upgrade plan that minimizes business interruptions, strengthen your network architecture, bolster your security, and set up server and storage clustering and machine virtualization configurations that enhance the business value of your information environment.
Windows 7 Migration and Client Support Services
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers can help your organization to configure, administer, and support Windows 7 desktops to make sure Microsoft’s latest client technology operates efficiently with Microsoft Exchange 2010. Progent’s Microsoft Windows 7 migration and support services include cost and risk assessment, project management, pilot installations under authentic workloads, minimally intrusive rollout of Windows 7 clients, comprehensive documentation, webinar training for desktop users and system managers, plus continuing technical help from Progent's economical online help desk services.
For more information concerning Progent's support services for Exchange Server 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.