Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 ConsultingAt the TechēEd Europe 2009 conference in Germany, Business Division President Stephen Elop announced the release of Exchange 2010. Equipped with a new structure that increases uptime, strengthens protection, reduces deployment costs, and simplifies administration, Microsoft Exchange 2010 teams with Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 as part of a new generation of IT platforms designed to increase business productivity and profitability.

Exchange 2010ís enhancements in the area of system uptime include the introduction of database availability groups that automatically copy mailboxes and offer rapid, unassisted restoration from disk or processor failures without complex hardware clustering configurations. Innovations like retention management policies, role-based connection management, and block or quarantine control for wireless devices improve security. To improve ROI, Exchange 2010 can save as much as 20% on operational costs, 50% on server fault tolerance, 40% on voice mail costs, and 70% on hard disk subsystems. To view Microsoft's news release, visit Microsoft Delivers Exchange Server 2010.

How Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified Engineers Can Help You with Exchange 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can provide a broad range of Exchange 2010 integration skills and can help you to assess the advantages and costs of deploying Exchange Server 2010, conduct realistic testing to determine the operation and performance of Exchange Server 2010 in your network, design a Microsoft Exchange 2010 solution that enhances the availability, protection, and capability of your email system, create an efficient rollout plan that avoids operational disruption and maximizes the use of current hardware, provide low-cost remote and onsite help to execute your move to Exchange Server 2010, generate extensive documentation of your new messaging system, educate your IT team and users to get them up to speed quickly on Exchange Server 2010, and offer continuing administrative and technical help.

Progent focuses in offering online consulting and technical support, which can save you both time and expense in the course of your move to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. By delivering rapid remote contact with certified Exchange professionals, Progent avoids the expense and business interruption attached to onsite support. For situations that require in-person help, Progent can dispatch a consulting professional to any state and the majority of zip codes in the United States.

Progent's IT consultants can provide a variety of other low-cost services to enhance the efficiency, uptime, security, performance, and manageability of messaging systems powered by Exchange Server 2010:

Network Infrastructure Design and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Experts
Progent can provide the assistance of Cisco CCIE experts to help you to optimize your connectivity infrastructure to exploit the high-availability, security and compliance, and mobile access technologies built into Microsoft Exchange 2010. Progent can explain economical ways to deploy Cisco switches and routers to achieve the top level of system uptime, protection, and performance. Progent's CCIE professionals are experts in providing online consulting so that your company can benefit from enterprise-class network consulting at a price that small businesses can handle.

Security Inventory Scanning Packages
Progent's CISM and CISA certified security engineers can provide a variety of cost-effective security vulnerability evaluation service bundles that give companies of any size a chance to have an unbiased, professional assessment about the strength of their security scheme for supporting Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. These fixed-price assessment packages vary from a low-cost external security evaluation package for small organizations up to an advanced package for institutions who need to meet security criteria required by government mandates or by business partners. For each security evaluation package, consultants with top security certifications examine and report on scanned information and offer suggestions for efficient enhancements.

Business Continuity Planning and Archiving
Progent's disaster recovery engineers can help your company to create a business continuity strategy so your business can resume critical business operations in case of an IT system collapse due to natural disaster, malicious assault, equipment failure, human error, or other sources. Progent's consultants can assist you to develop a complete disaster recovery plan that incorporates periodic emergency response drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized consultants can also help you to build an economical, high-uptime system infrastructure that addresses dependability issues concerning a broad array of network technologies and procedures including clustering, network load balancing, and virtualization. Progent's engineers can also provide Data Protection Manager integration services to help you configure DPM for continual remote system backup and fast restoration.

Wireless Email Consulting for RIM BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's mobile email experts can minimize management stress and costs by helping you to identify, configure, manage, and troubleshoot mobile productivity technologies that make sense for your business goals. Progent can assist you with a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 migration that dramatically improves support for on-the-go workers by providing tight connectivity with popular wireless handheld devices including RIM BlackBerry smartphones, Apple iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's RIM BlackBerry experts can in addition help you to incorporate BlackBerry Enterprise Server into your Microsoft Exchange 2010 environment.

Virtualization Expertise
Progent's seasoned network management consultants offer in-depth experience with major virtualization technologies and offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server consulting, VMware virtual technologies help, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's engineers can show your company how to integrate Microsoft Exchange 2010 into a virtual server solution that optimizes speed, improves uptime, simplifies management, reduces data recovery time, and significantly lowers your investment in hardware and maintenance. As an example, Progent can help you to use Hyper-V's integration with System Center Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the administration of your company's virtual network.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Expertise
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer Windows Server 2008 engineering support to help you to configure, administer, and support Microsoft's most advanced server platform and make sure that Exchange Server 2010 is tightly incorporated into a powerful information environment powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent's consultants can help you to install and analyze test systems, develop and carry out a migration plan that reduces business interruptions, strengthen your network infrastructure, bolster your protection, and implement server and storage clustering and virtualization options that improve the strategic value of your IT network.

Microsoft Windows 7 Upgrade and Client Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your organization to install, manage, and troubleshoot Windows 7 desktops to ensure that Microsoftís most powerful client technology operates productively with Exchange Server 2010. Progentís Windows 7 migration services include cost/benefit analysis, project management, pilot installations under authentic conditions, minimally disruptive deployment of Windows 7 clients, thorough project documentation, interactive webinar training for desktop users and network managers, plus continuing technical help via Progent's low-cost remote help desk services.

For additional details about Progent's consulting and support for Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.