Progent provides live remote training for an array of client applications and operating systems including Office and Office 365 Excel, Word, Publisher and Outlook plus Acrobat Writer, Photoshop, Crystal Reports, and Windows 10 and 8.1. Remote instruction provides the benefits of traditional in-person instruction, such as immediate communication between clients and teachers, but eliminates the costs of travel and the hassle of trying to synchronize the schedules of multiple workers. Offered to individuals or classes of all sizes, Progent's virtual instruction permits the teacher to conduct the class from a remote office while the clients can be dispersed across a campus or across the the U.S. Live online education supports powerful learning aids such as broadcast white boards, real-time questions, and collaborative applications. Sessions can be short and targeted to specialized subjects or longer in duration and wider in scope.
Microsoft Lync 2013, now called Skype for Business, enables businesses of all sizes to create a manageable and secure communications ecosystem that supports the modern BYOD computing model with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, web conferencing with app sharing, as well as IP-based and PSTN telephony across a wide assortment of stationary PCs and handheld endpoints. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync 2013 consultants and network integrators can assist you to assess the advantages of Lync 2013, design an in-house, cloud-resident (with Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed model suitable for your current and long-term goals, implement Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and deliver live online and on-premises training to your IT staff and end users. Progent offers in-depth expertise in critical components of a Lync Server 2013 deployment including Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange, and Progent can help you to integrate Lync Server 2013 with key Office and Office 365 apps such as Outlook and PowerPoint.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you evaluate the business case for adopting Juniper's SRX Series gateways, plan and execute cost-effective deployments, configure equipment to reflect your security strategy, and provide ongoing consulting services to help you monitor, manage, update, and troubleshoot your environment in order to maximize the business value of your SRX gateway solution.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified network experts can help you to determine the value of Exchange Server 2010 for your company and can assist your IT staff to design and carry out an efficient migration to Exchange 2010 from Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007 Server that will provide quick payback by increasing your productivity, lowering the cost of equipment and service, streamlining administration, and integrating your key communications technologies.
The server cluster technology incorporated into the high-end editions of Windows Server 2008 is radically re-engineered to simplify the installation, configuration, and administration of server clusters that provide greater levels of system availability, security, efficiency, and flexibility. New or enhanced features include automated cluster Validation, revamped configuration and installation, unified cluster administration, new cluster architecture for increased uptime, hardened security and quorum models, minimization of failure points, greater storage and memory capacity, and enhancements for multi-site clusters. Progent's clustered server consultants can help your company assess the advantages of Windows clustering, design and execute an installation, train your IT staff to administer your cluster environment, deliver ongoing consulting and technical help services, and produce and test a workplace recovery procedure.
Progentís professionals provide expertise in multiple disciplines relevant to mobile networking such as system topology, wireless data synchronization, wireless security, wireless email, Windows Mobile, Research in Motion Blackberry, and mobile application development. Progent's certified experts can save your organization time and money by using their wireless expertise to help you select and configure wireless access technologies that make sense for your business. Progent can also optimize your IT architecture so that wireless handhelds work more reliably.
If your business runs a Sun Solaris environment or a mixed-platform IT environment, Progent's CISM and ISSAP-certified consultants can help your entire enterprise in a broad range of security areas including security administration practices, security architecture and strategies, access management products and techniques, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, communications, network and web security, and disaster recovery preparedness. CISM and CISSP stipulate the basic competencies and worldwide standards of performance that network security managers are expected to master. These certification offer IT management the assurance that consultants who have achieved their CISM, CISSP or ISSAP certification have demonstrated the background and theory to deliver world-class security support and engineering services.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall.
Cisco's security and remote access solutions for small to medium sized businesses represent a complete array of easy-to-administer security products to help you protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, and Virtual Private Network solutions. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your business objectives.
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services enables network administrators to install and track the most recent Microsoft patches and security releases to Microsoft Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP operating systems. By using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services, IT personnel can completely and easily manage the distribution of updates that are published via Microsoft Update to servers and desktops in an organization. Progent can help you with technical details of the initial configuration of Microsoft SUS such as designing the Microsoft Software Update Services deployment, setting up client's computers, defining the Group Policy settings, and making sure your Microsoft Windows Server Update Services GPO is associated with an Active Directory container that makes sense for your network environment.
Progent offers network services for medium size companies who have 100 to 250 system users. The mid-size business or office has traditionally been an overlooked segment of the market for IT support expertise. The cost structures and service access models of major outside support organizations make them too costly for the typical small business or small medium business (SMB), which usually relies on a modest information technology budget with which to maintain an information network whose complexity and sophistication are often comparable to the networks of much bigger enterprises. Progent's service delivery model, which takes full advantage of online service, virtual network technology and proactive network monitoring, significantly lowers the network support expenses of an SMB while providing the mid-size company with enterprise-level service from certified, IT consultants with background in a broad range of midsized business technologies. If your mid-sized organization or small business is looking for levels of network help appropriate for a mid-size office without budgeting big-company prices, you need Progent.
ProSight IT Asset Management is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your network documentation, you can save up to 50% of the time wasted looking for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need the instant you need it.
Progentís team of expert software programmers, relational database designers, and program managers can help enterprise clients to carry out development projects for Microsoft Windows, Linux/UNIX, or Web applications. Progent's co-sourcing services include fast access to seasoned program managers for high-level planning and program co-ordination or Progent can help clients plug expertise gaps by offering relational database designers and software programmers skilled in developing line-of-business applications based on Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, or MySQL. Progent's SharePoint Server consultants can help businesses to incorporate SharePoint with additional applications such as SQL Server and Office Excel to build data-driven intranets and web portals. Progent also can provide experience with multiple web development tools and can help businesses to create, expand, repair, or migrate web-based applications to take advantage of the latest advances in web technology.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 offers high levels of performance, protection, fault tolerance, expandability, and flexibility that improve productivity of on-site, branch office, and mobile users. Progent's network experts can provide cost-effective online consulting, troubleshooting, and training services to assist your company to design, implement, and maintain Windows Server 2008 R2 in order to add significant strategic value to your network.
ProSight IT Asset Management is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of the time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require the instant you need it.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure experts can assist your business to configure, manage, upgrade and debug Cisco network products. Progent offers Cisco, Meraki and Nexus switch support, ASA firewall expertise, Meraki and Aironet Wi-Fi access point support, Cisco VoIP phone consulting, and CUCM/CallManager software consulting.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over a decade of background planning, deploying, optimizing and fixing System Center Operations Manager environments and can provide companies of all sizes expert online or onsite consulting support for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can help your company to design a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the responsiveness and availability needed to watch over your IT resources efficiently, whether your datacenters are on-premises, in the cloud, or a mixed solution. Progent can also help you to import and customize SCOM 2012 management packs based on industry best practices for monitoring network fabric as well as Microsoft and third-party apps and services. Also, Progent can provide fast remote or onsite troubleshooting to assist you to fix critical issues detected by SCOM 2012.
Progent offers national urgent phone support and troubleshooting services for companies that run Solaris networks or whose IT systems feature a mix of Sun Solaris and Microsoft technology. Remote IT help provides optimum return for your IT dollar by extending user efficiency and shortening the hours billed for network repair services. Advanced online support tools and skilled service specialists and engineers combine to enable Progent to solve the majority of IT issues without squandering time and expense by traveling to your site. In the vast majority of situations your network problems can be remediated over the phone or via a combination of phone support and online connectivity. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco certified CCIE infrastructure engineers and CISSP certified security specialists to assist you with the most challenging network problems.
Progent's Linux consulting services provide small and mid-size businesses and software developers support for administering and maintaining Linux computers that run with Microsoft-based networks. Progent offers your organization access to Linux experts, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISM and CISA credentials. This wide range of expertise provides you with a convenient one-stop source to help you build and manage a protected and robust mixed-platform connectivity and communications environment that supports Linux and Microsoft interoperability by combining Windows with leading Linux platforms such as RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware Linux.
Progent can assist businesses of all sizes to migrate any part of their computing infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT management and lower equipment expense. Azure offers a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the advantages and limitations of different cloud networking architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises applications and network infrastructure and make sure that you sidestep the common errors small companies make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can help you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to configure firewalls and VPN tunnels and to integrate iPhones and iPads and Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent's background delivering Microsoft .NET services and Microsoft SQL Server consulting, and Progent's programming experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and other developer tools make it possible to design custom mission-critical programs and eCommerce environments that operate transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP reporting services can show you how to design reports that allow you to analyze your business more thoroughly, transforming uncooked data into useful understanding of your business.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can assist you to evaluate the business case for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can provide fast online or onsite access to experts in solution planning and integration, application programming, SQL Server management, and network security.
Progent can supply small companies with an IT management professional who can function as a part-time Chief Information Officer. This part-time Chief Information Officer can offer strategic direction to help you deploy appropriate technology to enhance business processes so they align more closely with your corporate goals. Your company can create and implement a well thought out information technology strategy without incurring the expense of a full-time senior IT executive.
SQL Server 2016 introduces major enhancements in performance, scale, data security, high-availability, mobile computing integration, and integrated BI. New features include PolyBase for handling SQL and NoSQ databases simultaneously for data warehousing, Hadoop integration, Dynamic Data Masking, Mobile Reports, and centralized management of on-premises and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide remote and on-premises expertise to assist businesses of all sizes to deploy, manage or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft technologies such as Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint Server, Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
Network monitoring typically consists of observing a system's resource utilization in order to identify throughput bottlenecks or fix hardware or software problems. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are powerful, free monitoring tools that run under Linux and can be deployed to monitor mixed-platform environments where UNIX and Windows operate together. Progent's system support consultants can show you how to take advantage of both these programs to optimize and troubleshoot your network. Progent's UNIX consulting services provide small businesses and programmers help with managing and supporting UNIX and Linux networks that coexist with Windows-based products.
Progent's Sun Solaris platform consulting services offer small and mid-size businesses and software developers assistance with administering and supporting Sun Solaris systems that operate with Microsoft-based technology. Progent can give your organization access to Sun Solaris experts, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISA and CISSP credentials. This broad range of expertise offers you an easy single consulting firm to help you create and maintain a secure and reliable cross-platform connectivity and communications infrastructure that allows Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by combining Microsoft Windows with popular variants of UNIX including Apple Mac OS X, Solaris, AIX UNIX from IBM, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX, and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms such as RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandrake/Mandriva, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist organizations of any size to evaluate Windows 10 or to upgrade to Windows 10 from an earlier release of Windows. Remote and on-premises evaluation and migration support for Microsoft Windows 10 provided by Progent include Return on Investment analysis, project management, application and driver compatibility testing, test lab systems, Hyper-V virtualization architecture, Cloud and hybrid integration, mobile management and synchronization, teleworker connectivity, security and compliance, streamlined provisioning and management, network optimization, Wi-Fi support, business continuity planning, custom training for network management staff and users, and post-migration consulting support.
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 offers powerful, familiar tools to IT experts as well as to information workers, lessening the complexity of creating, deploying, managing, and accessing enterprise information and database applications in environments ranging from mobile devices to corporate data systems. The complexity and integration demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 require an IT consultant with real-world experience and wide knowledge in designing and building data-driven, end-to-end business IT solutions. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of more than 10 years of professional work involving Microsoft technology, assures you success in designing, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 applications that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET platform.
Progent provides consulting expertise for WatchGuard Firewall/VPN security appliances including the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can show you how to select, configure, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that aligns with your security requirements and budget. Progent can help you to maintain legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or migrate efficiently to current WatchGuard firewalls.
Progent's Check Point Software consultants can show you how to select and deploy Check Point Firewall/VPN software and hardware based on Check Point's security platform to offer an economical and effective security solution for your IT network. Progent can also show you how to configure other Check Point technologies including ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 firewalls with security solutions from other vendors and provide a central stop for on-going technical support, maintenance, education, and consulting services.
Progent can assist you in all phases of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2016 including planning HA system topology for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; licensing compliance for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V design; specifying mass storage capacity required for your virtual machines, databases and logs; setting up HLB for high-availability client access services; designing, building and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint; preparing your firewall; resolving SSL issues; providing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent's Power BI consultants can assist your business to design, deploy, maintain, update or troubleshoot your Power BI environment. Progent's database experts can help you to prepare your source data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to implement and manage a local, cloud based, or hybrid architecture for Power BI.
Progent is among the most qualified network consulting companies for creating e-mail systems based on Exchange 2000 Server. Progent specializes in helping small and mid-size companies get the full benefits of Microsoft Exchange 2000 under typical scenarios such as updating from Exchange 5.5 Server, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progent's certified engineers can assist your company to evaluate Windows 7 to verify application and driver compatibility and to check its performance and reliability running in your environment. Progent can also help you to evaluate the likely business value of moving to Windows 7. If you decide that Windows 7 makes sense for your business, Progent can assist you to plan and carry out a non-disruptive upgrade to Microsoft Windows 7 from a your current release of Windows.
Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, run on the Windows Server operating system and powered by technology first produced by Connectix, delivers the power needed to carry out hardware reduction, software upgrade, and server quarantine tasks through virtualization technology in an enterprise-class computing network with high expandability, manageability, and availability. Microsoft has aimed Virtual Server at companies who want to improve operational efficiency in software development and testing, upgrading from outdated mission-critical applications, and hardware consolidation. Progent's skilled Virtual Server consultants can assist your company to evaluate and deploy Microsoft Virtual Server 2005.
Progent's ProSight portfolio of managed services are designed to offer businesses who have small internal IT support teams with affordable help from enterprise-class management platforms and technical expertise. Benefits of Progent's ProSight catalog of managed services include flat-rate network management expenses, automation of common management processes, continual absorption of new technology, smooth migration from legacy technology to modern solutions, improved fit between information technology with business goals, access to seasoned IT consultants, and allowing management to focus on business issues instead of ever-changing computer technology.