At the Tech•Ed 2009 conference in Germany, Business Division President Stephen Elop introduced the production release of Exchange 2010. Equipped with a new architecture that increases availability, bolsters protection, lowers costs, and simplifies management, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 teams with Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 as a member of the next wave of IT solutions designed to enhance business productivity and profits.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010’s improvements in the area of fault tolerance include the introduction of database availability groups that continuously copy mailboxes and provide rapid, unassisted restoration from hard disk or server breakdowns without complicated hardware clustering schemes. Features such as retention management policies, role-based access management, and allow/block or quarantine lists for wireless devices strengthen security and compliance. To accelerate return on investment, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 can save as much as 20% on support expenses, 50% on full server redundancy, 40% on voice mail, and 70% on disk subsystems. To view Microsoft's press release, visit Microsoft Ships Exchange Server 2010.
How Progent's Microsoft Certified Consultants Can Assist Your Business with Microsoft Exchange 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can provide a wide selection of Microsoft Exchange 2010 consulting support skills and can help you to evaluate the advantages and risks of implementing Exchange Server 2010, conduct pilot testing to verify the functionality and performance of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 in your network, design a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 implementation that improves the uptime, protection, and productivity of your messaging system, produce an efficient rollout strategy that avoids business disruption and maximizes the use of existing hardware, provide affordable online and on-premises help to execute your move to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, produce extensive documentation of your new messaging system, train your IT team and end users to get them up to speed rapidly on Exchange 2010, and offer continuing management and technical support.
Progent focuses in providing remote engineering and technical support, which can save you both time and money in the course of your move to Microsoft Exchange 2010. By delivering rapid remote contact with Microsoft-certified Exchange experts, Progent avoids the expense and business interruption attached to on-premises support. For situations that call for in-person help, Progent can dispatch a support expert to any state and the majority of zip codes in the U.S.
Progent's IT professionals can provide a variety of additional affordable services to improve the productivity, availability, protection, performance, and ease of administration of email environments powered by Exchange 2010:
Network Design and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco CCIE Network Engineers
Progent offers the knowledge of Cisco Certified CCIE network experts to assist your business to optimize your network infrastructure to exploit the fault-tolerance, security, and wireless connectivity technologies built into Exchange 2010. Progent can explain cost-effective ways to deploy Cisco network appliances to achieve the highest level of network fault tolerance, protection, and capacity. Progent's Cisco CCIE professionals are experts in delivering online consulting so that your organization can benefit from enterprise-class network expertise at a cost that small companies can handle.
Security Inventory Scanning Packages
Progent's CISSP and CISM certified security consultants can oversee a variety of cost-effective security vulnerability evaluation service bundles that give organization of any size a chance to receive an unbiased, expert opinion about the strength of their network security environment for supporting Exchange 2010. These set-price security scanning service bundles vary from an inexpensive external security evaluation offering for small organizations up to an advanced package for institutions who need to comply with security standards required by state or industry mandates or by customers. For each security evaluation bundle, consultants with top security certifications analyze and report on automatically collected information and offer suggestions for sensible enhancements.
Business Continuity Planning and Archiving
Progent's backup and recovery consultants can assist you to design a workplace recovery strategy so your business can restore essential network functions in case of an IT network collapse due to natural events, malicious assault, hardware problems, operator mistakes, or other sources. Progent can help you to develop a comprehensive business continuity plan that includes scheduled disaster recovery testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consultants can also assist your business to establish an affordable, high-uptime system architecture that takes into account resilience issues covering a wide range of network technologies and processes such as clustering, network load balancing, and virtual machines. Progent can also offer Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager integration expertise to assist you configure DPM for ongoing remote system backup and rapid restoration.
Mobile Messaging Consulting for RIM BlackBerry, Apple iPhone, and Microsoft Windows Mobile Devices
Progent's wireless messaging consultants can reduce hassle and costs by helping your company to select, set up, administer, and support wireless productivity solutions that align with your business goals. Progent's consultants can help you with a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 upgrade that dramatically improves support for mobile employees by providing tight connectivity with major wireless handheld devices such as BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile handsets. Progent's BlackBerry experts can also assist you to integrate BlackBerry Enterprise Server into your Microsoft Exchange 2010 solution.
Progent's seasoned network management consultants have in-depth expertise in key virtualization technologies and offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server consulting, VMware virtual technologies help, and Citrix XenServer consulting. Progent's certified professionals can show you ways to integrate Exchange Server 2010 into a virtualized server solution that maximizes speed, improves availability, streamlines management, speeds up restoration time, and lowers your costs for equipment and support. As an example, Progent's engineers can help you to use Windows Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's Virtual Machine Manager to unify the administration of your virtualized network.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Integration Help
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can provide Microsoft Windows Server 2008 engineering support services to assist you to configure, administer, and troubleshoot Microsoft's most advanced server platform and ensure that Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is tightly integrated into a powerful IT network based on Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent's experts can assist you to set up and evaluate test simulations, develop and carry out a migration strategy that reduces operations disruption, strengthen your network infrastructure, bolster your protection, and set up clustering and virtualization configurations that enhance the strategic value of your IT network.
Microsoft Windows 7 Upgrade and Desktop Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your organization to install, administer, and support Windows 7 desktops to ensure that Microsoft’s most powerful client platform operates efficiently with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. Progent’s Windows 7 migration services include cost/benefit assessment, project management, test installations under realistic conditions, minimally disruptive rollout of Windows 7 clients, thorough documentation, webinar classes for desktop workers and system administrators, plus continuing IT help via Progent's low-cost remote help desk support services.
To find out more information about Progent's consulting for Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.