Progent can help businesses of any size to adhere to best practices to set up SCVMM 2012 hosts, networking, storage systems, and library resources; plan, integrate, and administer private clouds, VMs, and VMM services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM with SCOM 2012 for comprehensive monitoring and reporting. Progent can assist your company to upgrade from an older release of SCVMM or from a third-party management system, and Progent can help you to optimize and repair your current SCVMM 2012 ecosystem to make sure you realize the highest possible return on investment.
Progent's temporary IT staffing services allow businesses to respond to the need for IT support personnel without dealing with the expense and delays that come with vetting and recruiting reliable technical workers and without adding to your full-time workforce.
Progent's consultants have supported Dynamics GP and Great Plains software for almost two decades and Progent has delivered system integration, customization, education, and debugging since the product's original release. Progent offers top-tier support for upgrading out of date Dynamics GP deployments. Progent can help your business to plan, validate, and carry out an efficient migration from a an outdated release of GP to the current release of Microsoft Dynamics GP.
Progent is structured to provide in-depth remote support for all technical areas associated with today’s small company IT networks and offers a variety of strategic, as-needed services such as a part-time CIO to offer advanced planning and negotiating capability, a Call Center for help desk services, proactive server monitoring, spam and email-borne virus filtering as an outside-the-firewall service, best-practices project management for critical initiatives such as office relocations orOS upgrades, connectivity experts for designing high-performance and reliable network infrastructure, certified security engineers to ensure information protection and compliance, disaster recovery specialists to create business continuity plans, and software developers to create, enhance, or repair mission-critical application programs.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the capabilities of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and introduces important new features plus a revamped structure. These improvements affect key IT areas such as manageability, high availability (HA), security and compliance, operational costs, collaboration, extensibility, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consultants can help you understand the possible business benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange 2013, create a cost-effective validation and rollout plan, and train your IT team to manage your Exchange 2013 solution. Progent also offers ongoing remote support and management services for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
For desktop and application virtualization, Progent offers the expertise of a Citrix-certified XenDesktop expert who can assist your company to design a XenDesktop solution that maximizes the strategic impact of your IT system; integrate XenDesktop technology with your physical and virtual servers, end-user computers, and peripherals; upgrade your existing desktop virtualization software to the latest releases of XenDesktop; and provide advanced remote troubleshooting. Progent can also train your IT staff to adhere to industry leading practices to manage XenDesktop efficiently.
Progent can assist your business to understand the many subscription options offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you derive maximum business value. Progent supports multi-platform environments that include Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux software. Progent can also assist you to create and manage hybrid ecosystems that transparently integrate local and cloud-based products and services.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi technology consultants can help organizations to configure, administer, and debug Cisco Wi-Fi products such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac wireless access points (APs) plus Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Progent has over a decade of experience integrating, maintaining and troubleshooting the key components that make up Microsoft System Center and can assist your organization to plan, configure, manage, and fix your System Center 2012 R2 solution to optimize the availability and responsiveness of your applications and infrastructure across multiple Windows and Linux/Unix OS environments and on-premises and Cloud-connected datacenters. Progent can assist you to upgrade to the latest version of Microsoft System Center from an older one or from another datacenter management platform to provide the benefits of enterprise-class provisioning, management automation, security and compliance, plus datacenter and critical application availability and performance monitoring.
If your business runs a Solaris environment or a multi-OS IT environment, Progent's CISM, CISSP and ISSAP-certified consultants can help your entire organization in a broad range of security topics such as security management procedures, security design and models, connection control products and methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, telecommunications, infrastructure and web security, and business continuity planning. CISM, CISSP and ISSAP stipulate the core skills and worldwide standards of performance that information security managers are required to master. These accreditations provide executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM, CISSP or ISSAP qualification have demonstrated the background and theory to deliver effective security management and engineering services.
Progent can supply small companies with an IT management professional who can function as a part-time CIO. This part-time Chief Information Officer can provide long-term direction to help you integrate sensible IT products to improve business processes so they align better with your business objectives. Your business can develop and implement a well thought out IT plan without absorbing the cost of a full-time senior IT executive.
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that records and formats detailed documentation for all delivered support activities. Unlike many freelance consultants or small support organizations who provide scant documentation or details of tasks performed, each service provided by Progent is accompanied by comprehensive documentation. Each Progent staff member has access to the support reports transmitted by each consultant to every client. The practice of detailing and archiving service records allows more effective service and eliminates a variety of typical misfortunes such as when a support client is effectively held captive to a consultant who won’t release the keys to the kingdom.
Network monitoring typically entails tracking a system's resource usage in order to uncover data traffic backups or troubleshoot hardware or program issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, free monitoring tools that run under Linux and can be deployed to monitor multi-OS networks where UNIX and Windows coexist. Progent's network integration consultants can help you take advantage of both these programs to tune and repair your network. Progent's UNIX support professionals offer small businesses and programmers help with administering and supporting UNIX and Linux networks that work with Microsoft-based technology.
Progent's certified ISA Server consultants have extensive backgrounds developing corporate security solutions for information systems with multiple locations, mobile workers, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA Server consultant is ready to help your small business design and deploy an installation of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that supports your information protection needs without limiting your network.
Progent provide organizations of all sizes enterprise-class IT online or onsite consulting services for information systems powered by Windows technology and Microsoft's .NET servers including MS Exchange Server 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco Certified network consultants also offer security expertise for businesses ranging from the small office to the global enterprise.
SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in critical areas including performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works seamlessly across all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective remote and onsite services including system design, deployment, management, troubleshooting, and application development services to help organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi infrastructure experts offer remote or onsite integration and troubleshooting support to assist you to plan, configure, upgrade, tune, manage and troubleshoot Aironet Wi-Fi access point environments of any size or topology. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also assist you to integrate your Wi-Fi ecosystem with your wired network and cloud-hosted resources to create an enterprise connectivity foundation that is easy to administer and expand. Progent also can provide affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to determine the most appropriate selection, location and configuration of Aironet wireless access points to work with your unique office layout, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you to streamline desktop update and patch deployment by providing expertise with management platforms that include System Center Configuration Manager, SMS 2003, and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).
Nagios and MRTG are useful, Open Source monitoring utilities that run under Linux and can be deployed to monitor UNIX networks, Microsoft Windows networks, or mixed-OS systems in which the Linux OS and Microsoft Windows run side by side. The Nagios monitor allows system managers to track system services including POP3, HTTP, FTP, and PING. MRTG allows you to graph the bandwidth in and out of SNMP-enabled network devices including servers, routers, and switches. Progent's network integration consultants can help you use both these tools to streamline and troubleshoot your system.
Network monitoring ordinarily entails tracking a system's resource usage to help identify data traffic backups or troubleshoot hardware or program problems. 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 multi-OS environments where Linux and Windows operate together. Progent's system integration engineers can help you use both these tools to tune and repair your network. Progent's UNIX support professionals provide small businesses and developers help with administering and servicing UNIX and Linux systems that work with Windows-based products.
Progent is a leading innovator in affordably providing world-class IT support to small companies. Progent's success in addressing the network support needs of the chronically underserviced small business sector is the combined outcome of major technical and operational innovations that have eliminated much of the traditional costs out of managing network support, injected unprecedented professional expertise into the IT service mechanism, and dramatically accelerated the solution cycle.
Progent can provide fast access to the skills of veteran Wi-Fi specialists who can help you to determine the value of Ubiquiti UniFi Wi-Fi APs for your company and assist you to design, install, manage, and debug your UniFi wireless network. Progent can also conduct a Wi-Fi site survey to assist you to choose, configure, and place Ubiquiti UniFi wireless APs for your required coverage and performance.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over 10 years of experience designing, deploying, optimizing and fixing Microsoft SCOM solutions and can provide companies of all sizes expert online or onsite consulting services for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can assist your company to plan a topology for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that delivers the responsiveness and resilience needed to monitor your IT resources efficiently, whether your datacenters are on-premises, in the cloud, or a mixed environment. Progent's SCOM consultants can also assist you to install and set up Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs based on leading practices for tracking network fabric and both Microsoft and third-party apps and services. In addition, Progent can provide fast remote or onsite technical support to assist you to fix critical problems detected by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
Progent offers fast access to the skills of veteran Wi-Fi specialists who can assist organizations to assess the benefits of Ubiquiti UniFi wireless APs for your company and help you to plan, deploy, manage, and debug your UniFi network. Progent can also conduct a Wi-Fi site survey to assist you to select, provision, and position Ubiquiti UniFi wireless APs for your required coverage and throughput.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have more than a decade of background designing, deploying, enhancing and troubleshooting System Center Operations Manager environments and offer companies of all sizes expert online or on-premises consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist you to design a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that delivers the performance and resilience required to monitor your datacenter efficiently, whether your datacenters are onsite, cloud-based, or a hybrid solution. Progent's SCOM consultants can also help you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs according to leading practices for monitoring network infrastructure and Microsoft and third-party apps and services. Also, Progent can provide responsive online or onsite troubleshooting to help you to remediate critical problems detected by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that records and organizes complete documentation for all billed support activities. Unlike some freelance consultants or local support organizations who offer scant documentation or details of services performed, each service provided by Progent is tracked by comprehensive documentation. Each Progent consultant has access to the service reports transmitted by every consultant to each customer. The discipline of detailing and organizing service activity allows more effective service and eliminates a slew of typical problems such as when a service client is effectively held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of the keys to the kingdom.
Progent's Solaris platform support services provide small and mid-size companies and developers assistance with managing and supporting Sun Solaris environments that operate with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent offers your organization access to Sun Solaris consultants, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISA certification. This broad array of expertise provides you with a convenient one-stop consulting firm to show you how to build and manage a secure and robust cross-platform connectivity and communications environment that allows Sun Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by integrating Microsoft Windows with popular variants of UNIX such as Apple Mac OS X, Solaris, AIX UNIX from IBM, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO, and SGI/Irix or leading Linux variations including RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
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Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security technologies of Microsoft ISA Server and provides a centrally administered web gateway that delivers a single-server solution for a variety of security functions including an multi-layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, application proxy, Virtual Private Network management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 includes comprehensive web security logging and reporting capabilities, allows customized reporting generated by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to streamline policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual server to lower expenses and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help your company to plan and execute test and production implementations; integrate Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, and SharePoint; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual machine with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent can also assist your organization to upgrade economically to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent can assist businesses of any size to migrate all or part of their network infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can streamline network administration and lower equipment expense. Azure offers a wealth of cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the benefits and limitations of different cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and local apps and resources and ensure you sidestep the common errors small organizations make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can help you to configure VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and automate backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also show you how to prepare perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN tunnels and also to integrate Apple iOS devices and Android handhelds.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.
Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network engineers can assist your company to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your organization to plan, deploy, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Progent can help your business to understand the wealth of subscription plans available with Office 365 and integrate your network with Office 365 in a way that delivers top business value. Progent supports cross-platform environments that incorporate Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux operating systems. Progent can also help you to build and manage hybrid networks that seamlessly combine local and cloud products and services.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can assist your organization to design and carry out the installation of Juniper J Series firewall/VPN routers, configure security policies and fault-tolerant redundancy, and provide ongoing technical consulting and troubleshooting services.
Progent can help you design, configure, manage, monitor, and troubleshoot an efficient Wireless LAN infrastructure, select sensible technology, and integrate wireless access points, wireless bridges, antennas, wireless controllers, and various wireless accessories. Progent can also help you create a thorough 802.11x network security plan that is well integrated with the security plan for your overall business network.
Progent can assist businesses of all sizes to adhere to leading practices to set up System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager hosts, networking, storage systems, and library resources; plan, implement, and manage private clouds, virtual machines, and VMM services in SCVMM 2012; and integrate SCVMM with SCOM 2012 for enterprise-class monitoring. Progent can help you to upgrade from an older version of SCVMM or from a third-party virtualization management system, and Progent can help you to optimize and repair your current SCVMM ecosystem so you get maximum business value.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, now called Skype for Business, enables businesses of all sizes to build a manageable and secure communications environment that permits the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing style with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, web conferencing with app sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN telephony enabled for a broad range of desktop and mobile clients. Progent's certified Lync Server 2013 consultants and system architects can assist you to assess the business benefits of Lync 2013, design an in-house, cloud-based (via Lync Online) or hybrid topology suitable for your present and long-term goals, deploy Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and deliver live webinar and on-premises training to your management staff and users. Progent has expertise in critical components of a Lync Server 2013 deployment that include Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange, and Progent can help your organization to combine Lync 2013 with popular 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.
Lync Server 2010 supports IM, Presence, audio and video conferencing, desktop collaboration, as well as IP-based and traditional public switched telephone network (PSTN) calling. Lync Server 2010 can enhance the functionality of Exchange, SharePoint and Office or Office 365 and simplify management via integration with Active Directory. Lync can also cut capital and operational costs by doing away with Voice-over-IP equipment and subscription fees, PBX systems, or legacy teleconferencing technology. Progent's Microsoft-certified unified communications experts offer online and onsite support to help your company to manage and troubleshoot your existing Lync Server 2010 deployment or assess the benefits of upgrading from Lync to Skype for Business, which is Microsoft's new release of the product family. Progent can also help your organization to plan and carry out a smooth Skype for Business migration.
Progent offers fault tolerant load balancing consulting covering system load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content dispatching technology such as Cisco Content Engine. High availability load balancing vendors for which Progent can provide consulting services include Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Access Suite and Access Gateway, Cisco CSS, Cisco Content Engine and ACNS, and F5 Networks BIG-IP.
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses an affordable end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information.
Progent's certified Excel and Office 365 Excel consultants offer a wide variety of remote services to assist your organization to design, develop, pilot test, install, manage, and troubleshoot applications based on any version of Microsoft Excel, including Excel Online and Office 365 Excel. Progent can assist you to migrate your current Excel solutions to the newest releases of Excel, support Excel on Apple iOS-powered iPhones and iPads and Android smartphones and tablets, and resolve compatibility issues between different versions of Excel. Progent offers on-demand help to clients who need a quick fix to a stubborn problem related to Office Excel and Progent can also provide comprehensive project management support for upgrading or creating mission-critical applications based on Office Excel. Progent's affordable webinar training for Office Excel can be customized to address the needs of individual users or groups.
For small and midsize companies, computer security and information assurance and compliance can be too complicated to stay ahead of but too dangerous to overlook. The world's largest enterprises have been hacked, and the top cloud services have on occasion been taken down. It looks as though there's no place to run. Progent has made it economical for small and midsize businesses to implement critical security tasks successfully by offering the advantage of billable time to the closest minute with no minimum billing for online support. This means you have the help of a seasoned computer consultant to deliver just the help you need when you require it. Progent’s CISA, CISM, GIAC, CISSP and ISSAP certified security experts can help you with any aspect of network security including vulnerability assessments, virus defense and recovery, spam and email content filtering, email data loss protection, compliance reporting, and designing a comprehensive security strategy.
Progent's certified wireless consultants can help businesses of any size to design, deploy, manage and repair Cisco Aironet wireless access point solutions to achieve the throughput, range, density, expandability, security and manageability required for transparent connectivity between Wi-Fi and wired network infrastructure. Progent offers affordable remote and onsite consulting services for both legacy and current 802.11ac Aironet APs and Progent can help you plan and manage deployments of indoor and outdoor/industrial Aironet APs.