At the Tech•Ed Europe 2009 conference in Germany, Microsoft's Stephen Elop announced the worldwide availability of Microsoft Exchange 2010. Built with a new architecture that improves uptime, strengthens security, reduces deployment costs, and simplifies management, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 joins Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 as a member of the next wave of IT solutions designed to enhance business productivity and profits.
Microsoft Exchange 2010’s enhancements in the field of fault tolerance include the use of database availability groups that continuously replicate mailboxes and provide fast, automatic restoration from hard disk or server breakdowns without complicated hardware clustering configurations. Features like retention management policies, role-based connection control, and allow/block or quarantine control for wireless handsets improve protection. To accelerate return on investment, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 can save as much as 20% on support expenses, 50% on server redundancy, 40% on voice mail costs, and 70% on disk storage. To view Microsoft's news release, visit Microsoft Ships Exchange 2010.
How Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified Engineers Can Help You with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers offer a broad range of Microsoft Exchange 2010 integration skills and can assist you to evaluate the benefits and costs of deploying Exchange Server 2010, conduct realistic simulations to verify the operation and performance of Exchange Server 2010 in your environment, design a Microsoft Exchange 2010 implementation that improves the availability, protection, and capability of your email system, produce a practical upgrade plan that reduces business disruption and maximizes the utilization of current equipment, provide affordable remote and onsite help to execute your migration to Exchange 2010, generate comprehensive documentation of your upgraded email system, educate your IT team and users to get them ramped up rapidly on Microsoft Exchange 2010, and offer ongoing administrative and technical help.
Progent focuses in offering remote consulting and network support services, which can save your business both time and expense during your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. By delivering rapid remote access to Microsoft-certified Exchange professionals, Progent avoids the cost and business interruption associated with on-premises support. For environments that call for on-premises assistance, Progent can send a consulting expert to every state and the majority of zip codes in the U.S.
Progent's network professionals can deliver a variety of additional affordable support services to enhance the productivity, availability, security, speed, and manageability of email systems powered by Microsoft Exchange 2010:
Network Infrastructure Design and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Experts
Progent offers the skills of Cisco CCIE experts to help your business to optimize your connectivity infrastructure to support the high-availability, security, and wireless connectivity features built into Exchange Server 2010. Progent can demonstrate cost-effective ways to set up Cisco switches and routers to achieve the top level of network uptime, protection, and capacity. Progent's CCIE professionals are experts in delivering remote consulting so that your organization can get world-class network expertise at a price that small businesses can afford.
Security Vulnerability Scanning Packages
Progent's CISA and GIAC certified network security engineers can provide a variety of cost-effective security inventory scanning service bundles that give companies of any size a chance to receive an unbiased, professional assessment about the strength of their network security scheme for supporting Exchange 2010. These fixed-price security scanning service bundles range from an inexpensive external security evaluation package for small companies up to a high-level package for institutions who need to comply with security standards demanded by state regulations or by clients. For every security assessment package, engineers with high-level security credentials examine and report on scanned data and offer suggestions for efficient enhancements.
Business Continuity Planning and Backup
Progent's business continuity planning consultants can assist your company to design a workplace recovery plan so your business can resume essential network functions in case of an information system collapse due to natural disaster, cyber attack, equipment failure, human mistakes, or other sources. Progent can assist your company to create a complete workplace recovery strategy that includes periodic disaster recovery testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified engineers can also assist you to design and build an affordable, high-uptime system infrastructure that takes into account dependability issues concerning a wide array of network technologies and processes including clustering, network load balancing, and virtual machines. Progent can also provide Data Protection Manager support services to assist you configure DPM for ongoing remote data backup and rapid restoration.
Wireless Email Expertise for BlackBerry, Apple iPhone, and Windows Mobile Devices
Progent's wireless email experts can minimize management stress and expenses by assisting your company to select, configure, administer, and support wireless productivity technologies that align with your business. Progent's consultants can assist you to carry out an Exchange 2010 upgrade that significantly improves the productivity of mobile employees by offering seamless connectivity with popular wireless handheld devices including RIM BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's RIM BlackBerry specialists can in addition help you to incorporate BlackBerry Enterprise Server into your Exchange Server 2010 solution.
Progent's network management professionals offer in-depth expertise in major virtualization platforms and can provide Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server support, VMware virtual server engineering services, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's engineers can show you how to incorporate Exchange Server 2010 into a virtualized machine solution that maximizes speed, increases availability, streamlines management, reduces data recovery time, and lowers your costs for hardware and support. For example, Progent can help you to use Hyper-V's support for Microsoft's Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the administration of your company's virtual network.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Consulting
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers can provide Windows Server 2008 consulting support to help you to install, manage, and support Microsoft's most advanced server technology and make sure that Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is seamlessly integrated into a powerful IT environment based on Windows Server 2008. Progent's consultants can help you to install and analyze pilot systems, create and execute an upgrade plan that minimizes business interruptions, strengthen your network architecture, bolster your security, and set up server and storage clustering and virtualization configurations that enhance the strategic value of your IT network.
Microsoft Windows 7 Upgrade and Desktop Support Services
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can help you to install, administer, and support Microsoft Windows 7 desktops to ensure that Microsoft’s most advanced client technology functions efficiently with Exchange 2010. Progent’s Windows 7 upgrade services include cost/benefit assessment, project management, test evaluations under authentic workloads, minimally intrusive deployment of Windows 7 desktops, thorough project documentation, webinar training for desktop users and system managers, plus ongoing IT assistance from Progent's low-cost online help desk services.
To find out more details about Progent's consulting and support for Exchange Server 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.