Microsoft Exchange 2010 ExpertiseAt the TechēEd 2009 conference in Berlin, Microsoft Business Division President Stephen Elop announced the production release of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. With an innovative architecture that increases availability, strengthens security and compliance, reduces cost of ownership, and simplifies management, Exchange 2010 joins Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 as a member of a new generation of information technology solutions designed to enhance business productivity and profitability.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010ís enhancements in the field of fault tolerance include the use of database availability groups that continuously copy mailboxes and provide fast, automatic restoration from hard disk or server failures without complicated hardware clustering configurations. Innovations like retention management policies, role-based connection control, and allow/block or quarantine control for mobile handsets strengthen protection. To improve ROI, Exchange Server 2010 can save up to 20% on operational costs, 50% on server fault tolerance, 40% on voice mail, and 70% on hard disk storage. To see Microsoft's press release, refer to Microsoft Releases Exchange Server 2010.

How Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified Engineers Can Help You with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers offer a wide range of Exchange Server 2010 integration services and can help your business to evaluate the advantages and costs of implementing Exchange Server 2010, manage realistic testing to determine the functionality and performance of Microsoft Exchange 2010 in your environment, design an Exchange 2010 solution that improves the availability, security, and productivity of your email system, create an efficient migration plan that avoids business interruption and optimizes the use of existing equipment, provide low-cost remote and onsite support to execute your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2010, generate extensive documentation of your new email system, educate your network support team and end users to get them up to speed rapidly on Exchange Server 2010, and offer ongoing management and engineering help.

Progent specializes in providing remote engineering and network support services, which can save your company both time and expense during your migration to Exchange Server 2010. By offering fast remote access to certified Exchange professionals, Progent eliminates the expense and business interruption attached to on-premises service. For situations that call for in-person help, Progent can send a support professional to every state and most zip codes in the U.S.

Progent's IT consultants offer a variety of other affordable support services to improve the productivity, fault tolerance, security, speed, and manageability of email environments powered by Microsoft Exchange 2010:

Network Architecture and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Network Experts
Progent offers the skills of Cisco CCIE network engineers to assist you to optimize your network architecture to support the high-availability, security, and wireless connectivity technologies incorporated in Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. Progent can demonstrate economical techniques to configure Cisco switches and routers to achieve the highest level of network fault tolerance, security, and capacity. Progent's CCIE engineers specialize in providing online support so that you can benefit from world-class network infrastructure expertise at a price that small companies can handle.

Security Inventory Evaluation Packages
Progent's CISA and GIAC certified security engineers can oversee a selection of affordable security vulnerability scanning service bundles that offer organization of any size a chance to get an objective, expert opinion about the suitability of their network security environment for supporting Microsoft Exchange 2010. These set-price assessment packages vary from an inexpensive external security evaluation offering for small companies up to an advanced offering for businesses who need to meet security criteria demanded by state regulations or by customers. For every security evaluation bundle, consultants with top security credentials analyze and report on scanned information and make suggestions for efficient enhancements.

Business Continuity Planning and Archiving
Progent's disaster recovery consultants can assist your company to create a workplace recovery plan so your business can restore essential network operations in the event of an information system breakdown due to natural events, malicious attack, equipment problems, operator error, or other causes. Progent can help your company to develop a comprehensive disaster recovery strategy that incorporates scheduled disaster response testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized engineers can also assist your business to establish an affordable, high-availability network architecture that addresses resilience issues covering a broad range of network technologies and processes including clustering, system load balancing, and virtual machines. Progent's engineers can also offer Data Protection Manager integration services to help you configure DPM for continual online system backup and fast restoration.

Wireless Messaging Expertise for BlackBerry, iPhone, and Microsoft Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's mobile email engineers can reduce management stress and costs by helping you to identify, set up, manage, and support mobile productivity technologies that align with your business. Progent can help you to carry out a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 migration that dramatically improves the productivity of mobile workers by providing seamless connectivity with major mobile handsets including RIM BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile handsets. Progent's RIM BlackBerry experts can in addition assist you to integrate BlackBerry BES Server into your Microsoft Exchange 2010 environment.

Virtualization and Server Management Consulting
Progent's network management professionals offer in-depth experience with key virtualization platforms and offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual consulting, VMware virtual technologies engineering services, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's engineers can show you ways to incorporate Exchange Server 2010 into a virtual server environment that maximizes performance, increases availability, streamlines administration, speeds up restoration time, and lowers your investment in equipment and maintenance. For example, Progent can help you to utilize Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's System Center Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the management of your company's virtual environment.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 engineering support to help you to install, manage, and support Microsoft's most advanced server technology and ensure that Exchange 2010 is seamlessly integrated into a state-of-the-art information network based on Windows Server 2008. Progent's consultants can help you to install and evaluate test simulations, create and carry out an upgrade plan that minimizes business disruption, solidify your network infrastructure, fortify your protection, and set up server and storage clustering and virtualization configurations that improve the business value of your IT investment.

Microsoft Windows 7 Migration and Desktop Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can help your business to configure, administer, and support Microsoft Windows 7 computers to make sure Microsoftís latest client platform operates efficiently with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. Progentís Windows 7 upgrade services include cost/benefit analysis, project management, test installations under authentic workloads, minimally intrusive deployment of Microsoft Windows 7 clients, comprehensive documentation, interactive webinar classes for desktop users and network managers, plus ongoing technical help via Progent's economical online help desk support services.

To find out additional information about Progent's consulting and support services for Microsoft Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.