Exchange 2010 ConsultingAt the Microsoft TechēEd 2009 show in Germany, Microsoft's Stephen Elop introduced the release of Microsoft Exchange 2010. Equipped with a new architecture that increases availability, strengthens security and compliance, reduces cost of ownership, and simplifies administration, Exchange Server 2010 joins Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 as part of the next wave of information technology solutions designed to increase business productivity and bottom-line profit.

Microsoft Exchange 2010ís improvements in the field of system uptime include the use of database availability groups that automatically replicate mailboxes and offer fast, automatic recovery from hard disk or server breakdowns without complicated hardware clustering configurations. Features such as retention management policies, role-based access control, and block or quarantine control for mobile handsets improve protection. To improve return on investment, Exchange Server 2010 can conserve up to 20% on operational costs, 50% on server redundancy, 40% on voice mail, and 70% on disk subsystems. To see Microsoft's press release, refer to Microsoft Ships Exchange 2010.

How Progent's Microsoft Certified Consultants Can Help You with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers can provide a wide range of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 support skills and can assist your business to assess the benefits and risks of deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, manage realistic simulations to verify the functionality and throughput of Exchange 2010 in your network, plan an Exchange Server 2010 configuration that improves the availability, protection, and productivity of your messaging system, create a practical upgrade plan that avoids operational disruption and maximizes the use of existing hardware, provide affordable online and onsite support to carry out your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2010, produce thorough documentation of your new messaging environment, educate your network support team and users to get them up to speed rapidly on Exchange 2010, and offer continuing management and engineering help.

Progent focuses in offering remote consulting and technical support services, which can save your business significant time and expense during your migration to Exchange 2010. By offering rapid remote access to Microsoft-certified Exchange professionals, Progent eliminates the expense and delay associated with on-premises service. For situations that call for hands-on assistance, Progent can send a consulting expert to every state and most zip codes in the U.S.

Progent's network professionals can provide a variety of additional affordable support services to improve the efficiency, fault tolerance, security, performance, and ease of administration of email environments based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2010:

Network Infrastructure Architecture and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Network Experts
Progent offers the expertise of Cisco Certified CCIE network engineers to help your business to optimize your network architecture to benefit from the high-availability, security, and mobile access features incorporated in Exchange Server 2010. Progent can demonstrate economical techniques to configure Cisco switches and routers to attain the top degree of system fault tolerance, security, and capacity. Progent's Cisco CCIE professionals specialize in providing online assistance so that you can get enterprise-class network infrastructure consulting at a cost that small organizations can handle.

Security Vulnerability Scanning and Assessment Packages
Progent's CISA and GIAC certified network security engineers can oversee a selection of affordable security vulnerability scanning service bundles that give companies of any size a chance to have an objective, expert assessment about the strength of their network security environment for supporting Exchange 2010. These set-price assessment service bundles vary from an inexpensive external security scan and assessment offering for small organizations up to an advanced package for businesses who need to comply with security standards demanded by state mandates or by clients. For every security evaluation bundle, engineers with high-level security credentials examine and document scanned data and make suggestions for efficient improvements.

Business Continuity Planning and Backup
Progent's backup and recovery engineers can help your company to design a disaster recovery plan so you can resume essential network operations in case of an information system collapse brought about by natural disaster, malicious assault, hardware failure, operator error, or other causes. Progent can help you to create a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that includes scheduled disaster response drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified engineers can also help your business to build an affordable, high-uptime network infrastructure that takes into account dependability issues covering a wide array of system technologies and procedures such as server clustering, load balancing, and virtualization. Progent can also provide Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager support expertise to assist you deploy DPM for continual remote network backup and rapid restoration.

Wireless Email Consulting for BlackBerry, iPhone, and Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's wireless email consultants can minimize hassle and expenses by helping you to identify, set up, manage, and troubleshoot mobile productivity solutions that align with your business goals. Progent's consultants can assist your organization to execute a Microsoft Exchange 2010 migration that dramatically improves support for mobile workers by offering seamless integration with popular mobile handsets including BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile handsets. Progent's BlackBerry experts can in addition help you to integrate BlackBerry BES Server into your Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 solution.

Virtualization and Server Management Expertise
Progent's seasoned network management professionals have certified experience with major virtual server platforms and can provide Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual Server support, VMware virtual server help, and Citrix XenServer consulting. Progent's certified professionals can show your company how to integrate Exchange 2010 into a virtualized machine solution that optimizes speed, increases availability, streamlines management, speeds up restoration time, and lowers your costs for hardware and support. For example, Progent can show you how to use Hyper-V's support for Microsoft's Virtual Machine Manager to unify the management of your company's virtual environment.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Integration Help
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008 engineering support services to help your company to configure, administer, and troubleshoot Microsoft's most advanced server product and make sure that Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is seamlessly incorporated into a powerful IT environment based on Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent's consultants can assist you to install and analyze test simulations, create and execute an upgrade strategy that minimizes operations disruption, strengthen your network architecture, fortify your protection, and set up clustering and machine virtualization configurations that enhance the business value of your IT investment.

Microsoft Windows 7 Migration and Desktop Support Services
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can help your organization to configure, administer, and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows 7 computers to make sure Microsoftís most powerful client technology operates productively with Exchange 2010. Progentís Windows 7 upgrade services include cost/benefit assessment, project management, test evaluations under realistic workloads, minimally intrusive rollout of Microsoft Windows 7 desktops, extensive documentation, interactive webinar training for desktop workers and system administrators, plus continuing technical help from Progent's economical remote help desk support services.

For additional information concerning Progent's support for Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.