The complexity and connectivity demands of Microsoft Windows Servers requires an IT consulting team with practical expertise and in-depth knowledge in designing and building cohesive, end-to-end network technology solutions. The background of Progent's Microsoft-certified experts, which averages more than 10 years supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success configuring Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 to align closely with your strategic objectives. Progent’s IT services can help you with designing, deploying, managing, and troubleshooting Windows Server systems that maximize the business value of your computer system. Progent’s consultants can assist you with Windows 2008 R2 Server, Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2000 Server, or Microsoft Windows NT Server as well as Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Vista and other clients.
Progent's certified IT consultants offer Windows Server 2016 integration consulting services to help organizations of all sizes to design and implement a smooth move to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 using a local, cloud, or hybrid architecture. Progent can assist your company to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any facet of designing, configuring, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist you to benefit from the many new disaster recovery and security features of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 such as Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine load balancing, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus workgroup and multi-domain clusters.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service offers comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size company's production servers in a solution that delivers the maximum level of availability and expandability and is in addition simple to move to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are based upon mature virtualization platforms that allow small companies with multi- platform IT systems to save significantly on the costs of capital investments, system maintenance, and network management while benefiting from enterprise-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor independence.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Excel and Office 365 Excel consultants can provide a broad variety of remote services to assist your organization to design, program, test, deploy, manage, and debug applications based on any release of Microsoft Excel, including Office Excel desktop and Office 365 Excel. Progent can assist you to move your existing Excel solutions to the newest versions of Excel, support Excel on iOS-based iPhones and iPads and Google Android phones and tablets, and resolve compatibility problems between various releases of Office Excel. Progent can provide on-demand support to organizations who need a fast solution to a stubborn problem associated with Office Excel and Progent also offers full project management services for upgrading or creating mission-critical applications built on Excel. Progent's cost-effective online training for Office Excel can be customized to address the special requirements of individual users or teams.
Progent's pricing model is to bill for online service and on-site help by the minute. As a result, you are billed just for delivered support. Progent does not demand a higher rate for off-hours or priority service, and inside California or in areas where Progent offers on-site service, Progent does not bill for travel except for emergency calls where on-site time is less than 4 hours. In addition, Progent applies no initialization fee and requires no monthly commitment for services provided during normal working hours. Many service organizations impose large minimum payments or charge for every fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity eliminates large bills for quick solutions so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent's engineers can provide a variety of consulting services to help companies of all sizes to install, manage, and troubleshoot IT systems that incorporate desktops, notebooks, tablets, or smartphones based on Microsoft Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project managers can assist to design and configure test labs to evaluate Microsoft Windows 8.1 and plan and implement Windows 8.1 deployment projects following proven methodologies.
SQL Server 2005 offers indispensable, familiar tools to IT professionals as well as to network users, reducing the complexity of designing, deploying, administering, and accessing company data and database programs on platforms ranging from handheld devices to enterprise information systems. The complexity and integration requirements of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 call for a network consultant with real-world experience and broad knowledge in planning and deploying information-based, end-to-end business technology applications. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of more than 10 years of professional work supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in designing, configuring and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 applications that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Progent's Cisco CCIE network experts can assist your business to configure, manage, upgrade and troubleshoot Cisco products. Progent offers Cisco, Meraki and Nexus switch support, ASA firewall support, Meraki and Aironet Wi-Fi access point consulting, Cisco IP phone consulting, and CUCM/CallManager software consulting.
Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) offers automatic backup and easy restore functions for Microsoft networks. Data Protection Manager 2016 offers application-sensitive protection for key workloads such as SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint Server, protects Windows and Linux VMs, supports virtual machines running on Hyper-V as well as VMware, and can use Azure for easy-to-manage cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist organizations of all sizes to plan, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot an enterprise-wide backup/recovery solution built around System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate from an older version of Data Protection Manager or from a legacy system, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2016 environment for on local, colocated, cloud or hybrid deployments. Progent can provide remote or onsite support and can provide occasional expertise to help you through challenging issues or deliver end-to-end project management support to help you complete your Data Protection Manager 2016 initiative on schedule and on budget.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in performance, scale, security, availability, BOYD integration, and built-in business intelligence. Innovations include PolyBase for handling SQL and NoSQ files in one appliance for big data applications, Jason integration, Dynamic Data Masking, Mobile Reports, and seamless management of local and cloud-based resources. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide remote and onsite support to assist organizations of all sizes to configure, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft platforms such as Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM.
Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi network infrastructure consultants can provide online or onsite configuration and debugging support to help you to plan, implement, update, tune, administer and troubleshoot Aironet wireless AP deployments of any size or architecture. Progent's Cisco wireless controller consultants can also assist you to combine your Wi-Fi environment with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to create a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is easy to administer and expand. Progent also can provide affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to help you to determine the most efficient selection, placement and setup of Aironet Wi-Fi APs to accommodate your unique office layout, construction, and expected network traffic.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the proven security technologies of Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and offers a easily administered Internet gateway that acts as a one-server platform for an array of security functions including an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, application proxy, VPN control, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes comprehensive web security logging and reporting features, permits customized reporting powered by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to cut expenses and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help your company to plan and carry out test and production implementations; integrate Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; install Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to run on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent can also help your organization to upgrade economically to Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server.
Progent's expertise providing Microsoft .NET support and Microsoft SQL Server consulting, and Progent's programming experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and other developer platforms enable Progent to create specialized line-of-business programs and eCommerce environments that operate transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP reporting consultants can show you how to design reports that let you track your business more thoroughly, transforming raw data into useful insights into your company and customers.
The Progent Test and Training Lab located at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Data Center can be used for testing line-of-business applications, creating cost-effective migration methodologies, evaluating and tuning performance, planning or validating business continuity strategies, mitigating compatibility problems, and building training systems for new products and technologies. For Progent customers without adequate internal resources to configure effective pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab cuts capital outlay and engineering risk while keeping critical IT projects on schedule.
Progent’s National Support Center offers nationwide remote support for Windows and Cisco-based small office information networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support professionals offer phone support and online direct network access to troubleshoot and resolve network problems rapidly and economically. The scope of IT experience available from Progent's staff of nationwide service professionals makes it possible to escalate even the toughest network issues to qualified specialists as required.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing provides comprehensive hosting of a small company's servers in an environment that gives the maximum level of availability and scalability and is in addition simple to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based upon mature virtualization techniques that allow small and midsize companies with multi- platform IT systems to save dramatically on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure maintenance, and network management while achieving enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unmatched degree of vendor independence.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over 10 years of experience planning, deploying, optimizing and fixing SCOM solutions and can provide companies of all sizes advanced remote or onsite consulting support for SCOM 2012. Progent can help your company to design an architecture for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that delivers the responsiveness and resilience needed to monitor your IT resources efficiently, whether your infrastructure are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid solution. Progent can also help you to install and set up Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs based on leading practices for tracking network fabric and Microsoft and third-party apps and services. In addition, Progent can provide responsive remote or onsite troubleshooting to help you to remediate critical problems uncovered by SCOM 2012.
Progent's expert support team can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade plan that avoids network disruption, simplifies ongoing service demands, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complex multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent has the knowledge and experience to complete your move rapidly and economically. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 support, troubleshooting, and design offerings include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server and the creation of unified messaging solutions based on Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server.
Progent offers affordable online and on-premises consulting to assist organizations of any size to migrate any portion of their core IT infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform services. This can save time and hardware expense and enable access to Google's cutting edge AI and machine learning technology. Progent can help your IT team with every aspect of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness assessment, architectural design, testing, deployment, administration, performance tuning, licensing management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security.
Progent has put together two low-cost service packages intended to allow small companies to receive a professional network security evaluation from a premier security consultant. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from outside your firewalled perimeter to uncover potential risks in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert executes a system scan from a secure machine within your company firewall to uncover the risk to internal threats. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a protected external site.
Progent's Citrix consultants can assist your business to design, implement, manage, and troubleshoot a virtual application delivery system built on Citrix XenApp. Progent's Cisco CCIE network consultants can help you enhance your network infrastructure for delivering server and client-side applications, and Progent's datacenter support consultants can assist your organization to administer and support an off-site datacenter that features high uptime, enhanced protection, and rapid disaster recovery.
Progent's Cisco-Certified network management consultants can assist you to use Cisco's network management tools alongside a variety of specialized third-party applications to build a comprehensive network management solution in order to keep your network operating reliably, conserve expensive resources, guard your data, recover quickly from device breakdown or malicious attacks, and allow you to add or reassign valuable resources sensibly and affordably as your company grows.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server consultants have broad backgrounds creating corporate security solutions for IT networks with many locations, mobile workers, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA Server engineer can help your small or mid-size company plan and deploy an installation of ISA Server 2004 that supports your information protection needs without restricting your productivity.
Network monitoring ordinarily involves observing a network’s resource usage in order to identify throughput bottlenecks or fix hardware or program issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, license-free monitoring utilities that work under Linux or UNIX and can be used to monitor mixed-platform networks where UNIX and Windows operate together. Progent's network integration engineers can help you take advantage of both these tools to optimize and troubleshoot your network. Progent's UNIX support services provide small companies and developers help with managing and supporting UNIX/Linux and Solaris networks that work with Microsoft-based technology.
Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 builds on the proven security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally administered web gateway that delivers a single-server platform for a variety of security features such as an application and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, reputation services, VPN control, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 includes advanced web security logging and reporting capabilities, allows custom reporting powered by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication and policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual machine to lower costs and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can help your company to plan and execute test and production implementations; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008 R2, AD, SQL Server, Exchange Server 2010, and SharePoint; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway to operate on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing support and repair services. Progent can also help your organization to upgrade smoothly to Forefront TMG 2010 from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can provide affordable remote support and programming services to assist your business to design, implement, administer, and maintain SharePoint 2010 installations that can include web sites able to function as portals, extranets, document and media management tools, blogs, data marts, business information systems, enterprise-wide search engines, Visio-driven workflows, and other utilities to support and enhance collaboration. Progent can help you combine SharePoint 2010 with MS SQL Server and with third-party data sources as well as with Microsoft's popular office productivity programs including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Project. Progent can assist you to migrate from earlier releases of SharePoint or adapt a multi-vendor mix of web applications into a consolidated and easily managed SharePoint 2010 environment.
Progent is one of the most qualified information technology consulting firms for creating email and messaging systems powered by Microsoft Exchange 2000. Progent specializes in helping small companies get the full advantages of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 for typical scenarios such as upgrading from Exchange 5.5, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progent's Microsoft consultants can help you to evaluate the benefits of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 for your business and can help you to design and execute a rollout of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 that consolidates the control of Instant Messaging and Presence and improves the output of your office staff, telecommuters, and smartphone users. Progent can in addition help your company to perform an efficient migration to Microsoft Lync Server from Office Communications Server or from Microsoft Live Communications Server, integrate Microsoft Lync Server 2010 with Exchange, SharePoint Server, and Microsoft SQL Server, show you how you can run Lync Server 2010 to enhance the collaborative functions of MS Office programs, and provide webinar training and ongoing technical support for Lync Server and other Microsoft technologies.
Progent offers one-on-one training designed for people who want to expand their knowledge of the macOS and OS X operating system, Apple Mac hardware, or Mac office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also offers customized group or one-on-one webinar training for macOS and Mac OS X applications.
Progent can provide cost-effective online support to help businesses of any size to access Amazon AWS cloud services such as Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can assist you with every phase of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, system design, testing, configuration, administration, performance optimization, licensing management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have more than 10 years of experience planning, deploying, optimizing and repairing SCOM solutions and can provide companies of any size expert remote or on-premises consulting support for System Center 2012 Operations Manager. Progent can assist you to design a topology for Microsoft SCOM 2012 servers that provides the responsiveness and resilience required to watch over your IT resources effectively, whether your datacenters are onsite, in the cloud, or a mixed environment. Progent can also help you to install and customize SCOM 2012 management packs according to best practices for monitoring network infrastructure as well as Microsoft and third-party apps and services. In addition, Progent can provide responsive online or onsite troubleshooting to help you to fix critical problems detected by SCOM 2012.
Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants and experienced database application developers, database administrators, project managers, Cisco-certified network architects, business continuity specialists, and certified data security consultants to assist you to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and define an efficient and secure network infrastructure that helps you realize the full business benefit of SQL Server 2012.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants can provide organizations of any size consulting, troubleshooting, and application development services for Microsoft SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise solution that utilizes web-based technology for intelligently coordinating people, groups and data. Microsoft SharePoint provides a central location for your employees or clients to connect to, manage, distribute and manipulate useful information, documents, and applications and to communicate with one another. SharePoint enables quicker and better decisions, more effective access across teams and more streamlined business processes. Windows SharePoint Services join employees, customers, teams and major tasks with the information they’ve created in a manner that makes data convenient to find, retrieve and apply. Progent's SharePoint experts can help you to manage your existing SharePoint ecosystem or migrate to the current version of SharePoint.
Progent's certified professionals can help you evaluate the possible benefits of Hyper-V-based virtualization for your business, conduct test installations to verify Hyper-V's operation with your line-of-business software, evaluate your network infrastructure for smooth performance with virtualization solutions, help you in migrating to Windows Server 2008 and configuring Hyper-V, educate your IT personnel to track and administer Hyper-V, offer expert consulting help for improving the protection of your virtual machines, establish and validate business continuity processes that maximize network uptime, and provide ongoing consulting and maintenance including low-cost remote repair and turn-key Help Desk services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can help your business to assess the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can assist your organization to plan and carry out a cost-effective migration of your databases and applications to any deployment model including local, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer online or onsite support ranging from as-needed architecture assessment or debugging to end-to-end project management and co-management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is carried out on schedule and on budget.
If your company runs a Solaris network or a multi-OS computer system, Progent's CISM and CISSP-certified consultants can assist your entire organization in a wide range of security topics such as security administration practices, security architecture and models, access control systems and methodology, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, communications, infrastructure and web security, and workplace recovery preparedness. CISM, CISSP and ISSAP stipulate the core competencies and international standards of knowledge that information security managers are required to possess. These accreditations offer executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM or CISSP qualification have the background and theory to deliver effective security management and engineering services.
Progent offers enterprise customers the help of a NetApp-certified consultant to deliver online or on-premises support for NetApp's entire portfolio of SAN storage products including ONTAP data management, MetroCluster, FlexPod private cloud architecture, SnapMirror data replication, SnapVauly incremental D2D backup, Virtual Storage Console for VMware vSphere, MultiStore/vFiler for storage partitioning, OnCommand Unified Manager Core, plus NetApp's FAS, AFF, V-Series and N-Series hardware products. Areas of NetApp SAN solutions supported by Progent include system architecture, cloud integration, virtualization, migrations, non-disruptive updates, system management, information assurance, disaster recovery, and troubleshooting. Progent can provide Tier 3 support to assist you to resolve problems with NetApp SAN environments quickly and affordably based on leading practices.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V improves server virtualization in important areas including secure multitenancy, flexible network infrastructure, cloud readiness, expandability and performance, and high availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to benefit from Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to deploy and maintain virtual servers to cut IT costs and improve availability.
The QTS (formerly Herakles) Data Center facility is situated in the earthquake-neutral Natomas neighborhood of Sacramento, CA. If your company is currently using the QTS data center as a colocation facility or if your business is considering migrating your main or disaster recovery system to Herakles/QTS, Progent can provide a variety of affordable services such as data center migration, equipment deployment and updates, infrastructure optimization, project management, virtual server expertise, offsite network monitoring, streamlined network administration, application development, disaster recovery solutions, security evaluation, and the support of Progent's Test Lab.
Progent's Wi-Fi consultants can assist you to configure Cisco Wi-Fi controller appliances to manage Wi-Fi LANs of any size. Progent can assist you to maintain and debug your current Cisco Wi-Fi solution or carry out an efficient upgrade to Cisco's modern Wi-Fi controller technology.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, rebranded Skype for Business, enables organizations of all sizes to create a centrally managed and protected communications environment that supports a BYOD computing model with IM, presence, web conferencing with app sharing, and both IP and PSTN calling enabled for a broad assortment of desktop and mobile endpoints. Progent's certified Lync 2013 experts and system integrators can assist you to assess the advantages of Lync Server 2013, create an in-house, cloud-resident (via Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed model appropriate for your present and long-term plans, deploy Lync 2013 so as to speed up your ROI, and provide custom webinar and on-premises training to your IT team and end users. Progent offers in-depth expertise in key components of a Lync Server 2013 solution including Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can help your organization to integrate Lync Server 2013 with key Office and Office 365 apps such as Outlook and PowerPoint.