Exchange Server 2010 ConsultingAt the TechēEd 2009 show in Berlin, Microsoft's Stephen Elop announced the production release of Exchange Server 2010. Built with an innovative structure that improves availability, bolsters security and compliance, lowers cost of ownership, and simplifies administration, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 joins Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 as a member of the next wave of information technology platforms created to increase business efficiency and profits.

Exchange Server 2010ís enhancements in the field of fault tolerance include the introduction of database availability groups that automatically copy mailboxes and provide rapid, unassisted recovery from disk or processor failures without complex hardware clustering schemes. Innovations such as retention control policies, role-based access control, and block or quarantine lists for wireless devices improve protection. To accelerate return on investment, Exchange 2010 can conserve up to 20% on support expenses, 50% on server fault tolerance, 40% on voice mail, and 70% on hard disk systems. To view Microsoft's press release, refer to Microsoft Delivers Exchange Server 2010.

How Progent's Microsoft Certified Engineers Can Help Your Business with Exchange 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants offer a wide range of Microsoft Exchange 2010 consulting services and can assist you to evaluate the advantages and risks of deploying Exchange 2010, manage pilot testing to verify the functionality and performance of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 in your environment, plan a Microsoft Exchange 2010 solution that improves the uptime, protection, and productivity of your messaging system, produce an efficient upgrade plan that avoids operational interruption and maximizes the utilization of current hardware, provide low-cost remote and on-premises help to execute your migration to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, produce comprehensive documentation of your new email system, train your IT staff and end users to get them ramped up quickly on Exchange Server 2010, and offer continuing administrative and engineering support.

Progent specializes in offering online engineering and network support, which can save your company both time and expense during your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2010. By delivering rapid remote access to certified Exchange experts, Progent eliminates the cost and business interruption attached to on-premises support. For situations 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 IT consultants can provide a selection of additional affordable services to enhance the productivity, fault tolerance, security, speed, and ease of administration of messaging systems powered by Exchange Server 2010:

Network Infrastructure Architecture and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco Certified CCIE Network Experts
Progent can provide the assistance of Cisco Certified CCIE network experts to help your business to optimize your connectivity infrastructure to support the fault-tolerance, security and compliance, and wireless connectivity features included with Exchange 2010. Progent can show you cost-effective ways to configure Cisco switches and routers to attain the top degree of system fault tolerance, protection, and performance. Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers are experts in providing online assistance so that you can benefit from enterprise-class network expertise at a price that small organizations can afford.

Security Vulnerability Evaluation Packages
Progent's CISM and CISA certified network security consultants can provide a selection of cost-effective security vulnerability evaluation service bundles that offer companies of any size a chance to have an objective, expert assessment about the suitability of their security scheme for integration with Exchange 2010. These fixed-price assessment packages range from a low-cost external security scan and assessment package for small companies up to an advanced offering for businesses who have to meet security standards required by government regulations or by business partners. For every security evaluation bundle, engineers with high-level security certifications analyze and document automatically collected information and make recommendations for efficient enhancements.

Business Continuity Planning and Backup
Progent's backup and recovery engineers can assist you to design a business continuity strategy so your business can resume essential network operations in case of an information system collapse brought about by natural events, malicious attack, equipment failure, human error, or other causes. Progent can assist your company to develop a comprehensive business continuity strategy that includes periodic emergency response drills. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consultants can also help your business to establish an economical, high-uptime network infrastructure that addresses dependability issues covering a broad array of system technologies and procedures such as clustering, load balancing, and virtualization. Progent can also provide Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager integration services to assist you configure DPM for ongoing online network backup and fast restoration.

Wireless Messaging Expertise for RIM BlackBerry, Apple iPhone, and Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's wireless messaging experts can minimize hassle and expenses by assisting your company to select, configure, administer, and support mobile productivity solutions that make sense for your business. Progent's consultants can assist your organization to carry out a Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade that dramatically enhances support for mobile workers by providing tight integration with popular mobile handsets including RIM BlackBerry smartphones, iPhones, and Windows Mobile handsets. Progent's BlackBerry experts can also help you to incorporate BlackBerry BES Server into your Microsoft Exchange 2010 solution.

Virtualization Support
Progent's network management consultants offer in-depth expertise in key virtualization platforms and offer Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual support, VMware virtualization engineering services, and Citrix XenServer expertise. Progent's certified professionals can show you how to integrate Exchange Server 2010 into a virtualized server environment that maximizes performance, improves uptime, simplifies administration, speeds up restoration time, and significantly lowers your investment in hardware and maintenance. For example, Progent's engineers can assist you to use Hyper-V's support for System Center Virtual Machine Manager to unify the management of your company's virtual network.

Windows Server 2008 R2 Expertise
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants offer Windows Server 2008 engineering support services to help you to install, administer, and support Microsoft's most advanced server technology and make sure that Microsoft Exchange 2010 is seamlessly integrated into a powerful information network powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2008. Progent can assist your company to install and analyze test simulations, develop and execute a migration plan that minimizes business interruptions, solidify your network infrastructure, bolster your security, and implement clustering and machine virtualization configurations that enhance the strategic value of your IT investment.

Windows 7 Migration and Client Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can help your business to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows 7 computers to make sure Microsoftís most advanced client technology functions productively with Exchange Server 2010. Progentís Windows 7 migration services include cost/benefit assessment, project management, test installations under authentic conditions, minimally disruptive deployment of Microsoft Windows 7 clients, comprehensive project documentation, interactive webinar classes for desktop users and system administrators, plus ongoing technical assistance via Progent's economical remote help desk support services.

To find out more information concerning Progent's support services for Microsoft Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.