At the TechēEd 2009 show in Germany, Microsoft Business Division President Stephen Elop introduced the production release of Exchange Server 2010. With an innovative structure that improves availability, strengthens protection, reduces costs, and simplifies administration, Exchange 2010 teams with Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 as a member of the next generation of IT platforms created to increase business productivity and profits.
Exchange Server 2010ís improvements in the field of fault tolerance include the introduction of database availability groups that automatically replicate mailboxes and provide rapid, unassisted recovery from hard disk or processor failures without complex hardware clustering schemes. Innovations such as retention control policies, role-based access control, and block or quarantine control for mobile handsets strengthen protection. To improve ROI, Exchange Server 2010 can save up to 20% on operational expenses, 50% on full server fault tolerance, 40% on voice mail costs, and 70% on hard disk systems. To read Microsoft's news release, visit Microsoft Delivers Exchange 2010.
How Progent's Microsoft Gold Certified Engineers Can Help Your Business with Microsoft Exchange 2010
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers can provide a broad selection of Microsoft Exchange 2010 consulting services and can help your business to evaluate the benefits and costs of deploying Microsoft Exchange 2010, manage pilot testing to determine the operation and performance of Exchange Server 2010 in your environment, plan a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 configuration that enhances the availability, protection, and capability of your messaging system, produce an efficient rollout plan that minimizes business interruption and maximizes the utilization of current equipment, deliver low-cost remote and onsite support to execute your migration to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, generate thorough documentation of your upgraded email environment, train your IT team and users to get them ramped up rapidly on Exchange Server 2010, and provide continuing administrative and engineering help.
Progent specializes in offering remote engineering and network support, which can save your company significant time and money in the course of your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2010. By offering rapid online contact with certified Exchange experts, Progent avoids the expense and business interruption attached to on-premises support. For situations that call for in-person assistance, Progent can send a consulting professional to any state and most zip codes in the United States.
Progent's IT consultants can provide a range of additional low-cost support services to enhance the productivity, fault tolerance, protection, performance, and manageability of email systems powered by Microsoft Exchange Server 2010:
Network Architecture and Troubleshooting Help from Cisco CCIE Network Experts
Progent offers the knowledge of Cisco Certified CCIE engineers to help you to enhance your connectivity infrastructure to benefit from the high-availability, security and compliance, and wireless access features included with Microsoft Exchange 2010. Progent can show you economical techniques to set up Cisco network appliances to attain the top level of system uptime, security, and performance. Progent's CCIE professionals are experts in providing online support so that your company can benefit from enterprise-class network infrastructure expertise at a price that small businesses can afford.
Security Vulnerability Scanning and Assessment Packages
Progent's CISM and CISA certified network security consultants can oversee a selection of cost-effective security inventory scanning service packages that offer organization of any size a chance to get an unbiased, professional opinion about the strength of their network security environment for integration with Exchange 2010. These set-price assessment packages range from an inexpensive external security scan and assessment offering for small organizations up to a high-level offering for institutions who have to meet security criteria required by state mandates or by clients. For each security assessment bundle, engineers with high-level security credentials analyze and document scanned information and make suggestions for sensible enhancements.
Business Continuity Planning and Archiving
Progent's business continuity planning consultants can help your company to design a business continuity plan so you can resume critical business operations in the event of an IT network breakdown due to natural disaster, cyber assault, hardware problems, operator error, or other causes. Progent's consultants can assist you to develop a complete disaster recovery strategy that incorporates scheduled disaster response testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified engineers can also help you to establish an economical, high-availability system architecture that addresses reliability issues concerning a broad range of system technologies and procedures such as server and storage clustering, system load balancing, and virtualization. Progent can also provide System Center Data Protection Manager support services to help you configure DPM for continual remote network backup and fast recovery.
Mobile Messaging Expertise for BlackBerry, Apple iPhone, and Microsoft Windows Mobile Handsets
Progent's mobile email experts can reduce hassle and expenses by helping your company to identify, set up, administer, and troubleshoot wireless productivity solutions that make sense for your business. Progent can help you with an Exchange 2010 upgrade that dramatically improves support for on-the-go workers by offering seamless connectivity with popular wireless handheld devices including BlackBerry smartphones, Apple iPhones, and Microsoft Windows Mobile PDAs. Progent's BlackBerry specialists can in addition help your company to incorporate BlackBerry BES Server into your Exchange 2010 environment.
Progent's seasoned network management professionals have certified experience with key virtual server platforms and can provide Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Virtual consulting, VMware virtual technologies help, and Citrix XenServer consulting. Progent's engineers can show you how to integrate Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 into a virtualized machine solution that optimizes performance, improves uptime, simplifies management, reduces data recovery time, and significantly lowers your investment in hardware and maintenance. As an example, Progent can show you how to utilize Hyper-V's integration with Microsoft's Virtual Machine Manager to centralize the administration of your company's virtualized environment.
Windows Server 2008 Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can provide Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 engineering services to assist your company to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Microsoft's latest server technology and ensure that Exchange 2010 is tightly incorporated into a powerful information network based on Windows Server 2008. Progent's experts can assist you to install and analyze test systems, develop and execute a migration strategy that reduces business disruption, strengthen your network infrastructure, bolster your protection, and implement clustering and virtualization configurations that improve the business value of your information investment.
Microsoft Windows 7 Migration and Desktop Support
Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can assist your organization to install, administer, and support Windows 7 computers to make sure Microsoftís most advanced client technology operates efficiently with Exchange 2010. Progentís Windows 7 upgrade services include cost and risk assessment, project management, test installations under authentic conditions, minimally intrusive rollout of Windows 7 desktops, comprehensive project documentation, webinar classes for desktop users and network administrators, plus ongoing IT help via Progent's low-cost remote help desk support services.
To find out additional information concerning Progent's consulting for Exchange 2010, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.