Exchange 2010 ConsultingAt the Microsoft TechēEd 2009 show in Berlin, Microsoft Business Division President Stephen Elop introduced the worldwide availability of Exchange Server 2010. With an innovative design that improves uptime, strengthens security and compliance, lowers cost of ownership, and streamlines management, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 teams with Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 as part of the next generation of IT platforms created to enhance business productivity and bottom-line profit.

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010ís enhancements in the field of system uptime include the use of database availability groups that continuously replicate mailboxes and offer rapid, unassisted recovery from hard disk or server breakdowns without complex hardware clustering schemes. Innovations like retention management policies, role-based connection control, and block or quarantine lists for mobile handsets strengthen protection. To accelerate ROI, Microsoft Exchange 2010 can save up to 20% on support costs, 50% on server redundancy, 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 Certified Consultants Can Help You with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants offer a wide selection of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 integration services and can help you to assess the benefits and risks of implementing Exchange Server 2010, conduct realistic simulations to verify the operation and performance of Exchange 2010 in your network, plan a Microsoft Exchange 2010 implementation that enhances the uptime, protection, and capability of your email system, create a practical rollout plan that minimizes business disruption and maximizes the use of current hardware, deliver affordable remote and on-premises support to carry out your move to Microsoft Exchange 2010, generate comprehensive documentation of your upgraded messaging system, educate your IT team and users to get them ramped up quickly on Microsoft Exchange 2010, and provide continuing management and engineering support.

Progent focuses in offering remote engineering and technical support, which can save your business both time and money during your migration to Exchange Server 2010. By offering rapid online contact with Microsoft-certified Exchange 2010 professionals, Progent eliminates the cost and business interruption attached to onsite service. For environments that require hands-on help, Progent can dispatch a support expert to any state and the majority of zip codes in the U.S.

Progent's IT consultants can deliver a variety of other low-cost services to improve the efficiency, availability, protection, performance, and manageability of messaging environments based on Exchange 2010:

Network Infrastructure Architecture and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Network Engineers
Progent offers the knowledge of Cisco Certified CCIE experts to assist you to optimize your network architecture to benefit from the fault-tolerance, protection, and mobile connectivity features built into Microsoft Exchange 2010. Progent can demonstrate cost-effective ways to configure Cisco switches and routers to attain the highest degree of network uptime, protection, and performance. Progent's Cisco CCIE professionals are experts in providing remote support so that your company can benefit from enterprise-class network infrastructure consulting at a cost that small businesses can handle.

Security Inventory Evaluation Packages
Progent's GIAC and CISSP certified security engineers can oversee a selection of affordable security vulnerability scanning service packages that give companies of any size a chance to receive an objective, professional opinion about the strength of their network security scheme for supporting Microsoft Exchange 2010. These fixed-price assessment service bundles vary from a low-cost external security evaluation package for small companies up to a high-level package for institutions who have to meet security criteria demanded by state regulations or by business partners. For every security evaluation bundle, engineers with top security certifications examine and document automatically collected information and make suggestions for sensible improvements.

Disaster Recovery and Backup
Progent's disaster recovery consultants can help you to create a disaster recovery plan so you can resume critical network functions in case of an information network breakdown brought about by natural events, malicious assault, equipment problems, human error, or other causes. Progent's consultants can assist you to create a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that incorporates scheduled emergency recovery drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized engineers can also assist you to build an affordable, high-availability system infrastructure that takes into account resilience issues concerning a broad range of system technologies and processes such as server and storage clustering, load balancing, and virtual machines. Progent's engineers can also provide System Center Data Protection Manager support expertise to help you configure DPM for continual online system backup and rapid recovery.

Mobile Messaging Consulting for RIM BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile Devices
Progent's wireless messaging consultants can reduce hassle and costs by assisting you to select, configure, manage, and support wireless productivity technologies that align with your business. Progent can assist your organization to execute an Exchange Server 2010 migration that significantly improves support for on-the-go workers by providing tight integration with popular mobile handheld devices including BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's RIM BlackBerry consultants can in addition assist your company to integrate BlackBerry Enterprise Server into your Exchange 2010 solution.

Virtualization and Server Management Consulting
Progent's system management consultants offer in-depth experience with key virtualization technologies and offer Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual support, VMware virtual server help, and Citrix XenServer consulting. Progent's engineers can show you ways to incorporate Microsoft Exchange 2010 into a virtualized server solution that maximizes speed, improves uptime, simplifies administration, reduces data recovery time, and significantly lowers your costs for hardware and maintenance. As an example, Progent can assist you to use Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's System Center Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the administration of your company's virtual network.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can provide Windows Server 2008 consulting support services to help you to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Microsoft's latest server platform and ensure that Exchange Server 2010 is seamlessly integrated into a state-of-the-art IT network powered by Windows Server 2008. Progent can help you to install and analyze pilot simulations, create and carry out a migration plan that reduces operations disruption, solidify your network infrastructure, bolster your protection, and set up server and storage clustering and machine virtualization configurations that enhance the business value of your information system.

Microsoft Windows 7 Upgrade and Client Support Services
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers can assist your organization to configure, administer, and support Windows 7 desktops to ensure that Microsoftís most powerful client platform operates productively with Exchange Server 2010. Progentís Windows 7 upgrade services include cost and risk assessment, project management, pilot evaluations under realistic workloads, minimally intrusive deployment of Microsoft Windows 7 clients, thorough documentation, webinar training for desktop workers and network managers, plus ongoing IT help via Progent's economical online help desk support services.

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