At the TechēEd 2009 show in Berlin, Microsoft Business Division President Stephen Elop announced the production release of Exchange Server 2010. Built with a new structure that improves uptime, bolsters security and compliance, reduces costs, and streamlines administration, Exchange 2010 teams with Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 as part of a new generation of IT platforms designed to enhance business productivity and profitability.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010ís enhancements in the field of fault tolerance include the introduction of database availability groups that continuously copy mailboxes and provide rapid, automatic recovery from disk or processor breakdowns without complex hardware clustering configurations. Innovations like retention control policies, role-based connection management, and block or quarantine lists for mobile devices strengthen security. To accelerate ROI, Exchange 2010 can conserve up to 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, refer to Microsoft Releases Exchange 2010.
How Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified Engineers Can Help Your Business with Exchange 2010
Progent's Microsoft Gold certified consultants offer a wide selection of Exchange Server 2010 consulting skills and can help you to evaluate the advantages and costs of deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, manage pilot testing to verify the functionality and throughput of Microsoft Exchange 2010 in your network, plan an Exchange Server 2010 implementation that enhances the availability, security, and productivity of your messaging system, create an efficient rollout plan that reduces operational disruption and optimizes the utilization of existing equipment, deliver affordable online and onsite help to carry out your move to Microsoft Exchange 2010, generate thorough documentation of your upgraded email system, train your network support team and end users to get them ramped up quickly on Exchange Server 2010, and provide ongoing management and engineering help.
Progent specializes in providing online consulting and network support, which can save you both time and money during your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange 2010. By offering rapid remote contact with certified Exchange 2010 professionals, Progent avoids the cost and delay attached to onsite service. For environments that call for hands-on assistance, Progent can send a consulting expert to every state and most zip codes in the United States.
Progent's network consultants can provide a range of other low-cost services to enhance the efficiency, availability, protection, speed, and ease of administration of email systems powered by Exchange 2010:
Infrastructure Architecture and Optimization from Cisco CCIE Experts
Progent can provide the assistance of Cisco Certified CCIE experts to help your business to enhance your network infrastructure to support the high-availability, protection, and mobile access technologies included with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. Progent can explain economical ways to set up Cisco network appliances to achieve the top level of network uptime, protection, and performance. Progent's CCIE engineers are experts in delivering remote assistance so that your organization can benefit from enterprise-class network consulting at a price that small businesses can handle.
Security Inventory Scanning and Assessment Packages
Progent's GIAC and CISSP certified security engineers can provide a selection of cost-effective security vulnerability scanning service packages that offer companies of any size an opportunity to receive an objective, expert opinion about the strength of their security environment for supporting Microsoft Exchange 2010. These fixed-price assessment service bundles range from a low-cost external security scan and assessment package for small organizations up to an advanced offering for institutions who have to comply with security criteria demanded by state mandates or by clients. For every security evaluation bundle, consultants with high-level security credentials examine and document scanned data and make suggestions for sensible enhancements.
Business Continuity Planning and Backup
Progent's backup and recovery experts can help you to design a workplace recovery strategy so you can restore essential business functions in the event of an IT network breakdown due to natural events, cyber assault, hardware failure, human error, or other sources. Progent can help your organization to create a comprehensive business continuity plan that includes periodic disaster response drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized consultants can also help your business to build an affordable, high-availability network architecture that addresses resilience issues covering a wide range of system technologies and processes such as clustering, network load balancing, and virtualization. Progent's engineers can also offer System Center Data Protection Manager support services to assist you configure DPM for ongoing remote system backup and fast recovery.
Wireless Messaging Expertise for BlackBerry, iPhone, and Microsoft Windows Mobile Devices
Progent's wireless email consultants can minimize management stress and costs by assisting you to select, set up, administer, and troubleshoot mobile messaging technologies that make sense for your business goals. Progent can assist your organization to carry out a Microsoft Exchange 2010 migration that significantly enhances support for mobile workers by providing tight integration with popular wireless handsets including BlackBerry smartphones, Apple iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's BlackBerry consultants can also assist you to incorporate BlackBerry Enterprise Server into your Microsoft Exchange 2010 environment.
Progent's network management consultants offer in-depth expertise in major virtual server technologies and offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server support, VMware virtualization engineering services, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's engineers can show you how to integrate Exchange Server 2010 into a virtual machine solution that maximizes performance, increases availability, streamlines management, speeds up restoration time, and lowers your costs for hardware and maintenance. As an example, Progent's engineers can help you to use Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the administration of your virtual environment.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Integration Help
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers can provide Microsoft Windows Server 2008 engineering services to help your company to install, manage, and troubleshoot Microsoft's latest server product and make sure that Exchange Server 2010 is seamlessly incorporated into a state-of-the-art IT network powered by Windows Server 2008 R2. Progent's consultants can help your company to set up and evaluate test simulations, create and execute an upgrade strategy that minimizes operations disruption, solidify your network infrastructure, bolster your security, and implement clustering and virtualization configurations that improve the business value of your IT investment.
Windows 7 Upgrade and Client Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your organization to configure, manage, and support Windows 7 desktops to ensure that Microsoftís most advanced client technology operates efficiently with Exchange 2010. Progentís Microsoft Windows 7 migration and support services include cost and risk assessment, project management, test installations under authentic conditions, minimally intrusive rollout of Windows 7 desktops, thorough project documentation, interactive webinar training for desktop workers and system administrators, plus continuing IT assistance via Progent's economical remote help desk support services.
To find out additional information about Progent's consulting and support for Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.