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Can Progent help me upgrade my Wi-Fi network with Cisco's Aironet 802.11ac access points?
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi experts offer Aironet wireless access point planning and deployment consulting and Cisco wireless controller integration to help you benefit from the 802.11ac Wi-Fi specification to get three times the performance for your wireless network while expanding the area covered.
How can Progent help us integrate our business software with Amazon Marketplace Web Service?
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is a library of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their operations by automating key sales activities such as listings, orders, shipments, fulfillment, and finances. By leveraging Amazon's vast online selling environment and automating their sales processes, merchants can expand their reach, lower their operating costs, accelerate response time to customers, and increase their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) developers can work with your development team and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring to help you cut development time and costs and get to market quickly.
Does Progent offer fast and affordable network health audits?
Prosight Network Audits are a fast and affordable way for small and medium-size organizations to get an objective evaluation of the health of their IT system. Based on some of the leading remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms in the industry, and supervised by Progent's world-class group of IT professionals, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the configuration of your essential network devices conform to industry best practices. The Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and provide immediate benefits such as a more manageable and more secure AD implementation. Both options also provide the long-term advantages of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management technology. These benefits can include simpler management, better compliance with data security requirements, more efficient utilization of network resources, quicker troubleshooting, more reliable backup and restore, and higher availability. For more information about ProSight Network Health Checks and to see sample reports, visit ProSight Network Audits.
How can Progent help large enterprises?
Progent's certified consultants can assist large businesses to plan, deploy, and manage major rollouts of core Microsoft, Cisco, and Oracle platforms by delivering support services such as Active Directory (AD) expertise, MS Exchange Server 2016 upgrade support, Exchange Server 2013 consulting, SQL Server DBA services, Cisco network infrastructure design, Oracle DBA and development support, MySQL expertise, and project management assistance. Progent has assisted some of the world's largest enterprises to integrate crucial IT solutions powered by Microsoft technology and can offer transparent branch office support services for enterprises with branch offices or in major cities in the United States.
What are the advantages to my business of Progent's network monitoring services?
System Center Operations Manager improves the reliability of business-critical applications by proactively identifying and helping to fix problems before they can bring down a network. Microsoft System Center Operations Manager can optimize system throughput by examining user-defined performance levels and usage profiles on key servers, allowing IT managers to be more efficient in adding performance-related resources and to eradicate problem areas before they bring about serious system traffic jams. However, setting up Microsoft Operations Manager to take full advantage of this sophisticated monitoring solution can be tricky. With over four years of experience with the NetIQ technology upon which MOM is derived, Progent's technical team members can help you choose appropriate Microsoft System Center Operations Manager features, install and integrate Operations Manager, and write custom rules, scripts, reports and alarms for your IT system. Progent can also record Operation Manager's server monitoring rules and procedures for your IT department.
Can Progent help us move our data center to a colocation facility?
There are hundreds of world-class Internet Data Centers in the and major cities throughout the U.S., and Progent's Internet data center consulting team can enhance your systemís fault tolerance and performance by helping you select a colocation site that addresses the specific needs of your enterprise including geographic location, size, communications, affordability, and value-added features and services. Progentís data center IT services are designed for businesses with hardware housed at co-location hosting facilities and in need of on-demand on-site assistance at the collocation facility as well as remote support from Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts. Progent offers a selection of colo center consulting services including network topology analysis, Windows and UNIX server integration and maintenance, troubleshooting for server and telecommunications infrastructure, development and installation of high availability configurations, architecting and deploying layered security defenses, firewall configuration and troubleshooting, designing load balancing environments, and creating fault tolerant server clustering systems.
Does Progent support Cisco's legacy firewalls as well as next-generation ASA firewalls with Firepower Services?
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new deployments. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your company to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
How Can Progent help our company support or upgrade Exchange 2013?
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 incorporates significant enhancements to the capabilities of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful innovations as well as a revamped architecture. These enhancements favorably impact key facets of IT like manageability, high availability (HA), compliance, cost of ownership, teamwork, extensibility, performance, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's certified Exchange 2013 consulting experts can provide remote or on-premises expertise to help you manage, optimize and troubleshoot your Exchange 2013 environment. Progent can also provide Exchange 2016 migration expertise and Office 365 Exchange Online consulting to help you upgrade to a more current release of Exchange Server in a local, cloud-hosted, or hybrid deployment.
How can Progent help us with SQL Server 2016?
SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in speed, capacity, data security, uptime, mobile computing support, plus built-in analytics and reporting. New features include PolyBase for handling relational and non-relational databases in one appliance for data warehousing, R language support, Dynamic Data Masking, Mobile Reports, and seamless control over on-premises and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2016 consultants can provide online and on-premises expertise to help businesses of all sizes to plan, deploy, manage or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft platforms such as Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics ERP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
Can Progent help us deploy VMware Site Recovery Manager for disaster recovery preparedness?
VMware's Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is an extension to VMware vCenter that allows you to specify, automate and test a repeatable runbook for recovering services quickly following a breakdown. SRM supports centrally controlled and automated recovery, application mobility, and non-disruptive site relocation, failback and site re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables transparent testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and patches and can produce audit reports to confirm complete service restoration, validate SLAs and demonstrate DR compliance. Progent offers the support of a VCDX certified VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware NSX consulting expert to help your organization to plan, configure, test and maintain a disaster recovery system based on VMware Site Recovery Manager.
Does Progent have a defined methodology for best practices in solving IT problems?
Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco-certified engineers have extensive information technology industry backgrounds, in the trenches of business network support, performing a multitude of IT projects for a broad selection of customers. Each Progent consultant brings a proven set of personal methodologies from this broad industry experience, and these are further improved by the company-wide leading practices education that Progent teaches its consulting group. For larger projects, Progent consulting staff follow the Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF) model for service delivery which breaks projects down into well defined and manageable sections that decrease the risk of a project spinning out of control.
Can Progent help integrate Linux/UNIX and Windows environments?
Progent can show you how to configure Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX (SFU) to achieve compatibility between Windows and UNIX environments. Windows Services for UNIX offers interoperability between Windows Server 2003 and various types of UNIX including Solaris 7 and 8, HP-UX 11i, AIX 5L 5.2, and Red Hat Linux 8.0. Windows Services for UNIX permits you to share Windows folders over NFS and the latest authentication in native Windows Server Active Directory environments. SFU's Interix subsystem includes a complete set of UNIX tools and shells, support for a single rooted file system, and a SDK for migrating applications.
Does Progent support all major data backup/recovery products and services?
Progent's data backup experts offer consulting support for a broad range of products and services that provide solutions for backing up Windows, Apple Mac, and Linux/UNIX physical and virtual servers and desktops as well as laptops and smartphones. Progent can help you with all major data protection platforms by delivering services such as Altaro VM Backup consulting, Barracuda Backup and disaster recovery preparedness expertise, and DoubleTake/Carbonite solutions. Progent also offers help with Acronis Backup and Recovery, Mozy, Retrospect for Macintosh, Time Machine, Symantec Backup Exec, BackupAssist, HP Data Protector, and FLARs. For large organizations, Progent can provide VMware Site Recovery Manager expertise. In addition, Progent's ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) are offered to small and mid-sized businesses as an affordable and fully managed service for reliable backup and disaster recovery (BDR).
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