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Can Progent help us integrate our network with Amazon AWS cloud services?
Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) planning and integration experts can provide affordable online consulting to assist companies of any size to integrate Amazon AWS cloud services such as Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) for expandable low-latency storage, and Glacier for low-cost archival storage. Progent can assist you with every phase of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including requirements analysis, readiness assessment, architectural design and review, testing, deployment, centralized administration, performance tuning, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security and compliance. Progent can provide advanced expertise with firewall configuration and VPN connections and can show you how to create cloud-centric or hybrid ecosystems that efficiently integrate Amazon AWS services. Progent can provide occasional support or Progent can provide comprehensive project management outsourcing services to help you migrate efficiently to the Amazon AWS cloud platform.
What types of organizations can Progent help?
Progent provides IT outsourcing, Azure and Amazon AWS cloud integration and PC and mobile device help for small and midsize businesses, economical online IT consulting for local governments and school districts, plus remote office support and disaster recovery/business continuity solution design for enterprises. Progent's small company customers usually cannot afford the hassle and cost required to maintain their own full-fledged IT management team and depend on Progent for occasional guidance, integration and remediation. SMBs find it cost effective to utilize Progent's remote expertise on an occasional basis for jobs such as Microsoft Windows Server configuration, Exchange Server set up, network appliance upgrades, site relocation, hybrid cloud integration, or Call Center services. For enterprise-class disaster recovery/business continuity solutions, Progent can provide fast online or on-premises access to a Cisco-certified CCIE network consulting specialist, a VMware VCDX-certified Site Recovery Manager consultant expert, or a NetApp MetroCluster and FlexPod consultant. Progent's CISA and GIAC-certified information assurance consultants can provide an array of security assessment packages designed for organizations of all types and sizes.
Can Progent help design a fault-tolerant load balancing solution?
Load balancing of multiple servers improves throughput and provides redundancy by side stepping crashed servers in a load-balanced array. Progent's load balancing services cover a broad array of high-availability load balancing technologies such as network load balancing, load balanced application software, network infrastructure routing, and content delivery technology such as Cisco Content Engine. High availability load balancing technologies for which Progent offers consulting expertise include Microsoft Windows 2008 Server R2 Network Load Balancing Manager, the NLB mechanism of Windows Server 2012, VM Load Balancing in Windows Server 2016, Citrix Access Suite and Presentation Server, Cisco Content Services Switch, Cisco Content Distribution Manager and Cisco CDN Software, and F5 BIG-IP.
Does Progent support all major data backup/recovery products and services?
Progent's backup and restore experts offer support for a broad array of products and services that provide solutions for backing up Microsoft Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX physical and virtual servers and desktops plus notebooks and smartphones. Progent can help you with leading data protection products by delivering services that include Altaro VM Backup consulting, Barracuda Backup and disaster recovery preparedness expertise, and DoubleTake Availability solutions. Progent can also provide support for Acronis, MozyPro, Retrospect, Time Machine, Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, CrashPlan PRO, and FLARs. For enterprises, Progent offers VMware Site Recovery Manager expertise. In addition, Progent's ProSight Data Protection Services are available to small and medium-sized organizations as an affordable outsourced service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR).
Why does Progent recommend upgrading from Exchange Server 2003 to Exchange Server 2016 or later?
Exchange Server 2016 provides important enhancements over previous releases of the Exchange platform through features including native support for fault-tolerant mailbox server clusters called Database Availability Groups or DAGs the ability to use low-cost disk storage to slash the expense of big inboxes, a more powerful OWA web client compatible with more web browsers, advanced voice mail capability featuring voice-to-text translation, and a variety of mechanisms for improving security and regulatory compliance. Microsoft calculates that if carefully configured, up-to-date releases of Microsoft Exchange can reduce email costs by as much as 80%. Because Microsoft has terminated support for Microsoft Exchange 2003, businesses have an additional reason to ask Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2016 consultants about migrating to the latest release of Microsoft Exchange.
Can Progent help our law firm with NetDocs document management system?
NetDocuments is a cloud-based document management system (DMS) built specifically for law practices. Progent offers access to NetDocs specialists who can deliver expert advice to help you to design, deploy, administer, tune, or troubleshoot a document management system environment based on NetDocs. For details about Progent's consulting support for NetDocs, go to NetDocuments DMS consulting services.
Can Progent help us migrate to System Center 2016 Configuration Manager?
Configuration Manager 2016 automates application and device deployment across multiple sites, simplifies compliance settings management, keeps track of network resources, guards against corporate data leakage, performs network health monitoring, enables secure self service, and delivers a common point of control for managing mixed-operating system networks based on on-prem, cloud, or hybrid deployment architectures. Progent's Microsoft-certified SCCM 2016 consulting team and Microsoft Azure cloud experts can help businesses of any size with any facet of planning, implementing, operating and troubleshooting a SCCM 2016 deployment for on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environments.
Can Progent help us use Cisco CUBE technology to set up SIP PSTN trunks?
Progent's Cisco-certified SIP infrastructure experts and Cisco CUBE configuration experts can help you to plan, integrate, maintain, troubleshoot and enhance Cisco's SIP connectivity solutions and Cisco's CUBE-connected SIP trunks. Progent offers affordable remote or on-premises support to assist companies to migrate smoothly to a modern communications environment that delivers fast ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft collaboration experts can assist you to set up interfaces between Cisco's CUBE Session Border Controller and Microsoft's rich media platforms like Skype for Business and Lync for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.
How can Progent help my business integrate Windows Hyper-V server virtualization software?
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2016 consultants and Windows Server 2012 R2 consulting experts can assist you to analyze the potential benefits of Hyper-V-based server virtualization for your business, perform pilot installations to verify Hyper-V's compatibility with your line-of-business software, evaluate your network and server infrastructure for smooth operation with virtual server solutions, help you in migrating to Microsoft Windows Server 2016 or Windows Server 2012 R2 and setting up Windows Hyper-V, educate your IT personnel to track and manage Hyper-V, offer expert consulting support for improving the protection of your virtual machines, design and test disaster recovery processes that maximize network availability, and provide continuing consulting and technical support including low-cost remote repair and comprehensive Help Desk services.
Can Progent help with Citrix XenServer virtualization technology?
Progent's Citrix XenServer engineers can assist you to understand the business advantages of XenServer as well as additional Citrix platforms, and can help your IT organization to design, validate, execute, troubleshoot, and maintain a XenServer solution. Progent can in addition assess your existing Citrix technology deployment and help you to enhance consolidation, performance, protection, uptime, and disaster recovery.
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