Enlarging your at-home workforce may have a major impact on network architecture, security/compliance, and company culture. Progent has 20 years of experience helping SMBs to plan, deploy, administer, tune, and troubleshoot IT networks that support work-from-home employees. Progent can assist your Fargo company to pick the right technologies and follow best practices in creating and maintaining a secure virtual ecosystem for teleworkers that promotes teamwork and returns maximum business value. Progent offers support services ranging from on demand expertise for getting you past occasional technical roadblocks to comprehensive project management or co-management to help you carry out mission-critical initiatives.

Progent's consultants can help Fargo, North Dakota companies to succeed with any aspect of building a high-performing work-from-home environment by providing network infrastructure design and configuration services, IP voice expertise, video conferencing support, collaboration platform selection and deployment, cloud integration, helpdesk outsourcing, cybersecurity, backup/restore solutions, and streamlined management.

Network Infrastructure for a Remote Workforce
Configuring the network infrastructure required for a remote work environment can be especially challenging if you must manage a combination of worker-owned hardware like PCs and notebooks, Internet routers, and Wi-Fi APs from various manufacturers and with a variety of operating systems and firmware levels. Progent's background providing remote support for both legacy and modern technologies in virtual office venues enables you to make cost-effective use of your existing network infrastructure and offers fast access to expertise for making essential upgrades. Support services available from Progent to help your company to implement a high-functioning telecommuting infrastructure include:

  • Virtual Private Network connectivity allows you to establish a secure tunnel for authenticated at-home workers to use IT resources situated at your company data center or in a public cloud. Progent can help you to deploy and maintain VPN connections between your teleworkers and your various network resources by providing remote VPN configuration support. For businesses using Cisco's ASA firewalls, Progent's Cisco-certified ASA Firewall experts can help your remote workers to set up Cisco's AnyConnect client software for secure VPN connections for a wide range of endpoint devices including Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, and Android.
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) platforms enable an at-home worker to see and interact with a remote PC's desktop. This technology provides network managers significant control over the digital environment of at-home employees and offers remote users a familiar work experience. Progent's VDI consulting services include Windows Remote Desktop support and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops VDI expertise.
  • Routers connect at-home computer networks to the Internet and typically support VPN tunnels, home wireless connectivity, and firewalls. Progent offers expert online consulting for configuring routers from a variety of manufacturers. See router configuration support from Cisco-certified experts.
  • Home Wireless networks, typically supporting an entire household and visitors, are commonly used by at-home employees to access their Internet router for work. This can create performance as well as cybersecurity problems. Progent can help businesses to resolve these issues by providing expertise that include Aironet integration consulting, Cisco-certified Meraki WiFi deployment expertise, and Ubiquiti wireless access point setup assistance.
  • Internet connectivity solutions impact the performance and availability of connections between telecommuters and the corporate data center. Line-of-business applications might demand redundant Internet connections in the event the normal connection breaks. Progent can provide expertise for selecting ISPs, picking appropriate service bundles, and setting up high-availability Internet access. Refer to Internet connectivity solutions.

Contact Progent for Remote Workforce Support Services
To contact Progent about creating and managing an efficient telecommuter solution for your Fargo, North Dakota company, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.