Exchange Server 2013 includes major improvements to the capabilities of Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a redesigned architecture. These enhancements favorably impact key IT areas such as manageability, availability, security, operational costs, teamwork, extensibility, performance, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you evaluate the possible advantages of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange 2013, create an efficient validation and deployment plan, and educate your IT staff to maintain your Microsoft Exchange 2013 environment. Progent can also provide affordable online consulting and management for Exchange Server 2013.
Progent's Citrix-certified consultants can assist your company to evaluate the business advantages of XenServer and additional Citrix products, and can help your IT organization to design, validate, implement, troubleshoot, and support a XenServer installation. Progent can also analyze your current Citrix technology deployment and show you how to optimize resource utilization, performance, security and compliance, availability, and disaster recovery.
Progent's certified Forefront Threat Management Server and Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 consultants can help you to plan, install, and support an implementation of Forefront Threat Management Server or ISA Server 2006 on your information system that delivers the firewall protection, speed and manageability that your business requires.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that opens the door to the fast creation of a new generation of high-end programs that can give your company a critical competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 provides core support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in designing, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are well connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET platform.
Windows Enterprise Directory demands extensive hands-on experience to integrate efficiently across a large corporation. Progentís Microsoft Premier consultants are experienced in designing, deploying, and supporting sophisticated Enterprise Active Directory installations. Progentís fields of expertise with Microsoft Windows Active Directory include replication issues, multi-domain partition configurations, correcting corrupted Active Directory objects, dealing with residual beta software configuration objects in online Active Directory environments, and fixing failed configurations of Active Directory and Active Directory-associated applications.
Progent provides nationwide urgent technical support and troubleshooting services for companies who operate UNIX, Linux, or Sun Solaris networks or whose information systems include a combination of UNIX/Linux and Microsoft technology. Remote technical support provides optimum return for your IT dollar by preserving user productivity and limiting the time charged for computer analysis and repair. Sophisticated online support tools and experienced technicians and engineers combine to enable Progent to handle most network problems without squandering time and money by going to your location. In the vast majority of situations your IT issues can be remediated over the phone or through a mix of phone help and online connectivity. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE network engineers and CISSP and ISSAP certified security specialists to help with the most difficult system problems.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks.
Progent provides support expertise for WatchGuard Firewall security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard professionals can help you select, configure, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall/VPN product that aligns with your security requirements and budget. Progent can assist you to manage outdated WatchGuard firewalls or migrate efficiently to modern WatchGuard firewalls.
Progentís Shared Call Center service makes it possible for your business to share the load for Help Desk services transparently between your in-house IT staff and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned technical support technicians and matter experts (SMEs). Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service is an advanced service desk solution built around the leading shared professional services automation platform for managing end-user service requests, ticket lifecycle, responsibility, progress tracking, and reporting.
Progent offers cost-effective remote and onsite support to help companies to migrate any portion of their core IT resources to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save time and hardware expense and allow the use of Google's state-of-the-art AI and machine learning technology. Progent can help your IT team with every phase of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design and review, testing, deployment, administration, performance tuning, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security strategies.
Progent provides expertise for security testing packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer for performing a set of automatic system auditing scans to identify possible security problems. Progent has broad knowledge of security auditing tools and can show you how to understand testing reports and react appropriately. Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations, configure scanning tools, define and deploy a secure network architecture, and suggest policies to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security engineers are able to assist you to set up a firewall, implement safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install virtual private network. Progent's qualified security consultants can also test the security of web software and can conduct comprehensive security tests of enterprise-wide security to validate your organization's compliance with key industry security standards including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799.
E-Mail Guard represents a comprehensive solution for blocking spam and virus attacks. E-Mail Guard handles the protection and administration of corporate email by providing constantly updated spam and virus filtering, policy management, content testing, and protection against email-based DHA and Distributed Denial of Service attacks. E-Mail Guard also features tracking, management and analysis utilities plus outbound email testing to let you fix your e-mail system and specify and regulate corporate security policy.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey services assist you to plan, implement and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi network adapted to your facilities, offering you a wireless solution that has the coverage, speed, capacity, QoS, data protection, and roaming capability your business needs. Wi-Fi survey services from Progent include online predictive modeling for designing a Wi-Fi network and onsite survey services for validating, tuning, and troubleshooting a functioning wireless network.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you plan, document, implement, manage, and repair a network-wide move to 64-bit server and client operating systems and business applications. Progent can help you pilot your 64-bit environment to verify that it handles all of the important 32-bit applications that you intend to retain plus the new 64-bit editions of software you plan to install.
ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it easy and inexpensive for smaller organizations to map out, monitor, enhance and troubleshoot their connectivity hardware such as routers, firewalls, and load balancers as well as servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Incorporating cutting-edge RMM technology, WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology maps are always current, copies and displays the configuration information of almost all devices on your network, monitors performance, and generates alerts when problems are discovered. By automating time-consuming network management activities, WAN Watch can cut hours off ordinary chores such as network mapping, reconfiguring your network, locating devices that need important updates, or isolating performance problems.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey and predictive modeling help you to plan, implement and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi network adapted to your facilities, offering your business a WLAN that delivers the coverage, performance, capacity, QoS, security, and hand-off capability your business requires. Wi-Fi site survey services from Progent include remote predictive modeling for planning a Wi-Fi LAN and onsite survey services for confirming, tuning, and debugging an operational wireless network.
Progentís Microsoft-certified experts offer small and medium sized businesses computer consulting, support, and repair services for Microsoft SPS 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an advanced portal solution for efficiently connecting people, teams and information. SharePoint Portal Server offers a central spot for your workers or customers to access, organize, distribute and interact with useful data, files, and software and to interact with other people. It enables faster and more intelligent decisions, more effective sharing across teams and more streamlined business processes. The main goal of SharePoint Server is to bring together, in a productive way, all of the many sources of information available within and without an organization. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, customers, teams and major tasks with the knowledge theyíve developed in a manner that makes data easy to locate, download and apply.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall.
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The QTS (formerly Herakles) Data Center is located in the seismically-stable Natomas neighborhood of Sacramento, CA. If your company is currently utilizing the QTS Sacramento data center as a colocation site or if your company is considering migrating your main or disaster recovery system to the Herakles data center, Progent can provide a range of cost-effective services such as colocation migration, equipment deployment and upgrades, network improvements, project management services, virtualization expertise, remote monitoring, streamlined network management, software development, disaster recovery planning and testing, data security assessment, and the support of the Progent Test Lab.
Progentís IT outsourcing services offer economical computer support for small organizations. Whether it includes planning system infrastructure, setting up an internal Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying a new e-mail platform, monitoring your system, or creating a web-based eCommerce solution, outsourcing your IT engineering services can reduce costs and minimize risks, permitting network support expenses to grow in a more moderate and controlled fashion than is possible by building up a large, all-purpose in-house network support organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and flyers explain how Progent can enable you to create a secure and highly available system architecture for your critical applications based on Microsoft Windows such as Office XP, Microsoft Office 2003, and Office 2000.
Progent's remote access and smartphone synchronization specialists can assist you to design and deploy connectivity solutions for remote desktop PCs, laptops, and wireless handhelds so they integrate tightly with your IT network, enabling your business to optimize the efficiency of your remote workforce.
The cluster technology built into the Datacenter and Enterprise versions of MS Windows Server 2008 is radically re-engineered to streamline the deployment, configuration, and management of server clusters that offer greater levels of network availability, security, efficiency, and flexibility. New or enhanced features include automated cluster Validation, revamped configuration and deployment, unified cluster administration, redesigned cluster infrastructure for maximum availability, better security and quorum structure, fewer failure points, more disk and RAM capacity, and improvements for multi-site clusters. Progent's consultants can help you evaluate the advantages of Windows clustering, plan and implement an installation, train your network support personnel to administer your failover clusters, provide ongoing consulting and support services, and create and validate a disaster recovery procedure.
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any comprehensive network security plan. Progentís security experts can perform extensive penetration tests without the awareness of your organization's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and actively observed.
Server proliferation wreaks havoc on IT budgets and management resources. Server consolidation via a virtual infrastructure promises lower TCO of hardware and faster ROI, more efficient utilization of servers, streamlined operations, enhanced network uptime, and easier manageability. Common usage scenarios for virtual servers are resource consolidation, low-cost platforms for mission-critical legacy applications based on outdated operating systems, and affordable isolation of software development or pilot testing environments from production systems.
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Progent's network consultants can help you analyze the potential benefits of Hyper-V-powered server virtualization for your company, conduct test implementations to verify Hyper-V's operation with your line-of-business applications, assess your network and server infrastructure for smooth performance with virtualization technology, help you in moving to Windows Server 2008 and setting up Windows Hyper-V, train your network management personnel to monitor and administer Hyper-V, offer world-class consulting support for enhancing the protection of your virtual machines, establish and validate business continuity procedures that optimize system availability, and deliver continuing consulting and technical support including affordable remote troubleshooting and comprehensive Help Desk services.
Progent's CISSP-premier cybersecurity consultants can help organizations of all sizes with any aspect of IT security. Progent can create efficient security solutions that protect a small office from modern malware attacks or Progent can design, configure, and manage a comprehensive security strategy for hybrid enterprise networks that support onsite, remote, and mobile users accessing network resources spread across multiple physical datacenters and various clouds.
Progent can help your company to plan and execute an efficient migration from a UNIX-based information environment to a network powered by Windows and capable of supporting Microsoft's powerful office productivity products, business applications, and software development tools. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and software development specialists can show you how to preserve your data and minimize business disruption by designing an effective migration plan that protects your current investments in UNIX software and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting expertise offered by Progent include evaluation of current environment, transition strategy and testing, Microsoft Exchange migration expertise, information and application migration, and server and mass storage migration and consolidation.
Progent's Apple Mac experts can support the creative facets of Macintosh computing by providing help services and training in graphics, audio, and motion video. Progent's support professionals can provide help in a variety of Apple Mac programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Apple Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also assist you with special projects such as capturing or digitizing audio or video or setting up an audio/video post production facility.
Altaro VM Backup offers small businesses a reliable and affordable platform for backing up and recovering Hyper-V and VMware-based virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be deployed in on-premises, remote, multi-site, and cloud architectures and also supports cost-effective cloud backup to Azure Block Blob storage. Top features include state-of-the-art inline deduplication to cut backup storage needs, Continuous Data Protection with backup spacing as little as five minutes for reducing your Recovery Point Objective (RPO), military-grade encryption, item-level restore options for specific files and emails, extensive support for Windows Server CSV and for VMware vCenter for handling large-scale deployments, and support for Microsoft VSS technology to back up online virtual machines with zero downtime. Progent is an Altaro partner and can provide a broad range of services to assist you to design, install, manage and troubleshoot a backup/restore system based on Altaro VM Backup software.
Progent's webinars provide small companies the affordability, simplicity, and versatility of online seminars plus the proven training methods of expert instructors who utilize sophisticated technology to reproduce live, participatory classrooms. Progent can provide online training for key desktop applications including elements of Microsoft Office such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Publisher, and Visio: Microsoft Dynamics business accounting and reporting solutions such as MS Dynamics GP; as well as other top desktop applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat Writer, and Crystal Reports.
Progent can provide access to a veteran specialist with years of experience installing, maintaining, and enhancing video conferencing systems from leading vendors including Cisco/TANDBERG, Polycom, and LifeSize. Progent can coordinate with your in-house IT management team, your ISP, and your video conferencing platform vendor to assist your company maximize the business value of your video conferencing ecosystem.
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing, so just like working as a freelance contractor, your income is entirely tied to your generated revenue. Certain of our consultants stress quality of life and choose to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible calendar to pursue individual enthusiasms such as hiking, car racing, snow boarding, surfing, vacations, or sharing private time with relatives and acquaintances. Other consultants take advantage of the chance to earn major dollars through hard effort and extended hours. Progent fully encourages either side of the spectrum and everything in between.
Progent's Symantec experts can help you support legacy Symantec firewall and Symantec VPN appliances such as the Symantec Raptor and VelociRaptor family or help you upgrade to newer firewall/VPN technology. Progent can also help you create and execute a comprehensive security plan that can incorporate firewall/VPN devices and utilities, managed security and virus protection services, system monitoring software, and documented policies and enforcement procedures. Progent has the expertise to be your one-stop resource for continuing network support, maintenance, education, and security consulting.
Progent's Cisco-Certified network management engineers can help you to use Cisco's network management utilities along with a variety of specialized third-party products to build a complete network management solution to keep your environment running smoothly, conserve limited resources, protect your data, revive rapidly from hardware breakdown or malicious attacks, and enable you to expand or reassign valuable resources sensibly and economically as your company evolves.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V advances the power of virtualization in critical areas including multitenancy, agile network infrastructure, cloud support, scalability and performance, and fault tolerance. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist your company to benefit from Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to install and maintain virtual servers to reduce network expenses and enhance availability.
Progent's business climate will make you a better consulting professional by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers this commitment by recruiting the top professional experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, running specialized application utilities to enable the highest level of service, and by streamlining our business models for finding and keeping customers.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE experts can assist your business to configure, manage, upgrade, optimize and troubleshoot Catalyst switches. Progent can also assist you to harden the security of Catalyst switches and migrate smoothly from legacy appliances to modern models.
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager offers automatic backup and simplified restore capabilities for Microsoft-based environment. SCDPM 2016 delivers application-aware backup for critical platforms like SQL Server, Exchange Server and SharePoint, protects Windows and Linux virtual machines, supports virtual machines hosted by Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and integrates seamlessly with Azure for convenient cloud-based backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist organizations of all sizes to design, implement, manage, and troubleshoot an enterprise-wide backup/recovery solution powered by System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate from an older release of DPM or from a legacy solution, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2016 ecosystem for on premises, colocated, cloud-based or hybrid deployments. Progent can provide remote or onsite consulting expertise and can provide as-needed guidance to resolve technical bottlenecks or provide comprehensive project management support to help you finish your SCDPM 2016 initiative on schedule and within your budget.
Lync Server 2010 provides Instant Messaging, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop sharing, and both IP-based and traditional PSTN telephony. Microsoft Lync Server 2010 can enhance the capability of Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office desktop or cloud-based Office 365 and streamlines administration via integration with Active Directory. Lync can also cut capital and operational costs by eliminating VoIP hardware and subscription services, PBX gear, or legacy teleconferencing solutions. Progent's Microsoft-certified IM and Presence experts offer online and on-premises support services to assist you to manage and troubleshoot your current Lync Server 2010 environment or evaluate the advantages of migrating from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is the new release of the product. Progent can also assist you to plan and carry out an efficient Skype for Business migration.
Progent offers organizations of all sizes world-class IT online or on-premises consulting for information systems powered by Windows technology and Microsoft's .NET servers including MS Exchange Server 2013 and MS SQL Server 2012. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco Certified network consulting experts also offer security consulting for companies ranging from the small office to the global enterprise.
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) consultants have extensive experience helping small businesses to minimize system downtime by providing affordable online consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity (DR/BC) planning, fault-tolerant IT architecture, data backup and restore systems, and transparent maintenance. Progentís business continuity consultants can assist you to plan and test a sensible business continuity plan that aligns with your business needs and budget. Progentís disaster recovery specialists can assist you to architect, implement, and support fault-tolerant technologies such as non-stop Internet connectivity, virtualization, fail-over clustering, network load balancing, transparent online backup, and geographically dispersed data centers.
Small to middle size businesses can now get all the benefits of Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 and also have quick access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco certified IT support experts. With Progent's economically priced network support packages, mid-size organizations can select a simple co-sourcing package built around Microsoft System Center Operations Manager with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent supports Microsoft System Center Operations Manager to offer small company information systems enterprise-class reliability, protection and performance.