MS Office Communications Server provides IM and presence in a scalable, enterprise-grade solution featuring advanced protection, seamless compatibility with other Microsoft software, an expandable, industry-standard development platform, and support for regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Your enterprise can realize lower costs and improved business efficiencies, enhanced worker productivity, and stronger IP security with this simple-to-manage, fault-tolerant IM platform. Successful deployments of Office Communications Server call for careful planning and thought before roll out. Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can deliver the skill needed to deliver all the advantages of Microsoft Office Communications Server throughout your entire corporation.
SQL Server 2016 introduces significant improvements in performance, scale, data security, uptime, mobile computing support, plus built-in business intelligence. New features include PolyBase for processing relational and non-relational files in one appliance for data warehousing, R language integration, Row-level Security, Mobile Reports, and centralized control over on-premises and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can deliver online and onsite support to assist organizations of all sizes to implement, manage or debug any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft products such as Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM.
Dynamics GP 2015 R2 (formerly Great Plains) features a new architecture that enhances cloud integration, works with the most popular smart phones and tablets, allows single login with Azure AD, and tightens security. Microsoft Dynamics 2015 R2 also streamlines reporting, incorporates nine new Workflows, expands the Web Client, and delivers more than 100 improvements to its library of applications. Progent's team of Microsoft-certified and Cisco-certified consultants offer the depth and breadth of knowledge and experience to resolve the critical technical and business issues involved with deploying and managing Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can help your organization to carry out a smooth migration that will maximize the return on your investment in this powerful platform.
Progent's expertise delivering Microsoft .NET support and SQL Server help, and Progent's programming experience with VBasic, XML, and additional developer platforms make it possible to create specialized line-of-business applications and eCommerce solutions that integrate seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP management reporting services can help you design reports that allow you to analyze your business more thoroughly, turning uncooked information into useful understanding of your business.
For large organizations, Progent can leverage in-house IT groups by providing world-class background in deploying key Microsoft and Cisco technologies. Progent's certified experts can provide Enterprise Active Directory help, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint experience, and Microsoft SQL Server consulting. For the national or worldwide enterprise with branch offices, Progent can act as a seamless local extension of corporate network management. Progentís enterprise consulting services include company-wide security, remote branch office support, system architecture, Sarbanes Oxley conformance, project planning, and top-level support for multi-site office environments based on Enterprise Windows 2000. Progent can provide field consultants and specialists to help with a site move or branch move, or a system architect to help with setting up or using an Internet Data Center or Hosting Facility.
Cisco has designed an extensive product line of routers including routers built to provide the security, performance, and reliability demanded by customers from small businesses to global enterprises. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, automatic failover, and backup power for improved fault tolerance and system availability. Progent can help you select and integrate Cisco routers to establish a solid foundation for your network and to make it easy to grow as you add new users, open new offices, deploy new services, open your network to customers and partners, and manage a more mobile workforce. Progent offers expertise in a variety of routers powered by the Cisco IOS operating system, including Cisco's 800 series of small office routers, Cisco 1800 and 2800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 3900 and 4000 G2 ISR routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 Aggregation Services Routers for WAN edge environments, CRS Carrier Routing System for the network core, plus older 3600 and 3700 Routers.
Small to mid-sized companies can now enjoy all the advantages of System Center Operations Manager and in addition have fast access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco Certified IT consulting professionals. With Progent's affordably priced IT service programs, small and midsize organizations can select a basic Operations Manager-based co-sourcing service program with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote troubleshooting or a comprehensive 24x7 outsourcing package. Progent supports Microsoft System Center Operations Manager to provide small business networks world-class availability, protection, and performance.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE experts can assist organization to configure, manage, upgrade, optimize and debug Cisco Catalyst switches. Progent can also help your business to enhance the security and compliance of Catalyst switches and move efficiently from legacy appliances to current devices.
Progentís fault tolerant system consultants offer reliability consulting, disaster recovery planning, system load balancing, high-availability interoffice access, non-stop Internet architecture design, non-stop data center support, and other 24x7 networking consulting to help your organization configure a 24x7 network for line-of-business applications. Progent possesses the experience to design affordable, fault-tolerant networks by deploying the evolving library of Microsoft Windows Cluster servers including Windows Cluster Server 2003, SQL Server Cluster, and Microsoft Exchange Cluster. Progentís Microsoft and Cisco authorized consultants can show you how to you build a high-availability mutli-site network with a completely mirrored Internet interface and intelligent network load balancing.
SQL Server 2000 is a rich, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that enables the fast creation of a new generation of high-end applications that can provide your business a significant competitive edge. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and outside the firewall. The knowledge and experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft integration, assures you success in planning, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server applications that are seamlessly connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET platform.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to calculate the benefits of Windows Server 2008 for your company, develop test systems and migration strategies, install Windows Server 2008 with your network environment and workload, train your support personnel how to run enhanced administration tools, and deliver ongoing consulting and support via affordable alternatives including Helpdesk service and remote technical support.
Cisco's Small Business series of access points are Linux-powered units engineered as value-priced wireless APs for small offices. Progent's Cisco CCIE wireless infrastructure consultants offer remote or on-premises integration and debugging services to help your organization to design, configure, update, tune, manage and debug Cisco Small Business wireless AP deployments of any scale or architecture.
Progentís Microsoft certified professionals offer small and medium sized businesses consulting services for Microsoft Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Internet Security and Acceleration Servers include a full featured application-layer aware firewall that can protect your IT system from attack by outside and internal threats. Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server perform thorough inspection of Internet protocols such as HTTP, which allows these security platforms to uncover many attacks that can elude traditional firewalls. The integrated firewall and VPN structure of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server permit stateful filtering and monitoring of all VPN traffic. ISA Servers are the mainstay of Microsoft's network security strategy, and Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security consultants can help you strengthen your IT protection through expert planning and deployment of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help you to install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010, maintain all versions of ISA Server, or migrate smoothly from ISA Server to Microsoft Forefront TMG.
Progentís wireless professionals can help small companies design, choose, test, install and support protected building-to-building wireless bridges that integrate seamlessly into your existing network while offering a level of security that matches or exceeds wireline connections. Progent offers experience in wireless network technology from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and other small business wireless vendors and can show you how to select and deploy the wireless connectivity solutions that align best your business requirements.
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Progent's Mac experts can promote the creative facets of Macintosh computing by offering consulting services and training in graphics, audio, and video. Progent's support professionals offer expertise in a range of Mac programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also help you with specific jobs such as scanning or digitizing audio or video or configuring an audio/video production studio.
The Help Desk Call Center support model adopted by Progent gives small and midsize companies an affordable alternative to dependence on independent consultants by offering extensive expertise accessible to numerous engineering groups, optional round-the-clock access to emergency help, escalation capability to world-class experts for solving the most intractable issues, service consistency and dependability, prompt follow-up enforced by veteran IT service managers, a choice of convenient mechanisms for initiating support tasks, plus a high level of progress visibility made possible by trouble ticket updates and available through a web portal.
The QTS (formerly Herakles) Data Center facility is located in the seismically-stable Natomas area of Sacramento, CA. If your business is now utilizing the QTS data center as a colocation facility or if your company is considering migrating your primary or offsite backup equipment to the Herakles data center, Progent offers a variety of affordable consulting services including colocation migration, system installation and upgrades, infrastructure optimization, project management, virtualization expertise, offsite monitoring, streamlined network administration, application programming, business continuity planning and testing, security evaluation, and the support of the Progent Test Lab.
Progent can provide cost-effective online consulting to help companies of any size to access Amazon AWS cloud services including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual machine hosting, Amazon S3, and Amazon Glacier. Progent can assist you with every aspect of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, architectural design and review, testing, deployment, centralized administration, performance optimization, licensing management, disaster recovery solutions, and security.
Progent offers affordable online access to an Oracle-certified MySQL DBA or software programmer and can assist businesses of any size to integrate and maintain MySQL in a dependable IT infrastructure that offers advanced speed, scalability, and security. Progent also has experience assisting companies port databases from an Oracle environment to MySQL.
Progent's CISSP-certified cybersecurity consultants can assist businesses of all sizes with any aspect of information system security. Progent can implement efficient cybersecurity solutions that guard a small office against advanced malware attacks or Progent can plan, configure, and monitor an end-to-end security strategy for hybrid networks that accommodate onsite, remote, and mobile users accessing network resources distributed over multiple physical sites and public and private clouds.
Nagios and MRTG are useful, free monitoring utilities that run with Linux and can be used to analyze UNIX/Linux networks, MS Windows networks, or multi-OS situations where Linux and Microsoft Windows run side by side. Nagios lets system managers to monitor system services such as SMTP, HTTP, SSH, and NNTP. Multi Router Traffic Grapher permits you to track the bandwidth through SNMP-enabled network devices including servers, routers, and switches. Progent's network monitoring consultants can assist you to use both these utilities to tune and repair your system.
Progent's Windows Server 2016 disaster recovery/business continuity consultants can assist your organization to plan and deploy a disaster recovery solution built around Microsoft's latest Failover Clustering tools such as Cluster OS Rolling Upgrade for non-intrusive migration to Windows Server 2016, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss Recovery Point Objective (RPO), Storage Spaces Direct for high-performance storage clusters using industry-standard equipment, Virtual Machine Load Balancing for improving the performance and fault-tolerance of Failover Clusters while minimizing TCO and management overhead, and Cloud Witness for fast, economical deployment of a failover cluster quorum arbitration point.
The cluster feature set incorporated into the Datacenter and Enterprise editions of Windows Server 2008 is radically redesigned to simplify the deployment, configuration, and maintenance of clusters that provide improved levels of system dependability, security, efficiency, and versatility. New or enhanced capabilities include automated cluster verification, revamped setup and deployment, improved cluster administration, new cluster infrastructure for increased uptime, better security and quorum structure, fewer failure points, greater disk and memory capacity, and improvements for geographically dispersed clusters. Progent's clustered server consultants can help you evaluate the business benefits of Windows clustering, plan and implement an installation, train your network support personnel to administer your cluster environment, provide continuing consulting and support services, and create and validate a workplace recovery plan.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants can help your organization to design, set up, administer and debug Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for deployments from a small office to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also help you to integrate other Cisco devices for streamlined management.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 represents an important step forward in making IT networks more secure and available, simpler to virtualize and administer, higher performing, and able to provide a better platform for web publishing. Progent can help your company get the most from the enhancements built into Microsoft Windows Server 2008 by delivering Microsoft-certified consulting, troubleshooting, training, staffing, monitoring, and security services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified database application consultants offer businesses of any size remote support for leading RDBMS products including MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Microsoft Access. Consulting support available from Progent include installation and configuration, application design and coding, administration support, replication solutions, storage management, performance tuning, data migration, security and compliance, backup and recovery options, troubleshooting, and webinar training.
SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in key areas such as speed, availability, security, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver efficient online and onsite consulting services that include system design, deployment, management, remediation, and software development expertise to help organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent has extensive experience delivering a full-spectrum of online IT support and urgent repair services to local governments and school districts across the U.S. Progent is one of the industryís pioneers in delivering expert remote IT support and has provided IT solutions to organizations in every state. Remote support saves travel costs and resolves problems faster than onsite support.
Progent offers access to the cost-effective services of online Internet connectivity consultants to assist your organization to evaluate or update your ISP services so your Internet connectivity solution matches your business requirements. Services provided by Progent include assessment of your current bandwidth use, carrier and service plan analysis and ordering, network provisioning, and managing a seamless switchover to a different carrier and/or service plan. Provisioning can include optimizing existing routers and switches and deploying additional ones, implementing firewalls, and upgrading dependable Border Gateway Protocol architectures.
Cisco's Small Business series of access points are Linux-powered units intended as entry-level wireless APs for light workloads. Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi network infrastructure experts offer remote or on-premises configuration and troubleshooting services to help your organization to plan, configure, update, optimize, manage and troubleshoot Cisco Small Business wireless access point environments of any size or topology.
Progent offers two low-cost service packages intended to enable small companies to get a professional network security assessment from a premier security consultant. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a comprehensive test of your IT infrastructure from outside your company firewall to determine potential weaknesses in the security profile you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a certified security professional runs a network scan from a secure computer inside your firewall to assess your exposure to inside threats. Both security inventory packages are configured and executed from a protected remote site.
Progent is structured to provide comprehensive online consulting for all technical areas common to todayís small business IT networks and offers a variety of strategic, as-needed support services including a part-time CIO to offer senior-level IT design and budgeting capability, a Technical Response Center for help desk support, proactive remote monitoring, spam/virus protection as a managed service, project management help for major initiatives like site moves oroperating system migrations, connectivity experts for designing high-performance and reliable network infrastructure, certified security engineers to ensure information protection and regulatory compliance, disaster recovery experts to help design business continuity plans, and software developers to write, customize, or repair mission-critical application programs.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in key areas including performance, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory technology that works transparently across all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient online and onsite consulting services such as planning, deployment, management, remediation, and application development expertise to help businesses of all sizes to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Infor CloudSuite Industrial, formerly branded SyteLine, is an ERP solution that embodies over a quarter century of background helping manufacturing and service organizations to manage complex supply chains and improve the efficiency of critical processes in order to bring products to market fast and adhere to customer schedules consistently. Progent offers the skills of an ERP consultant with over two decades of background with the Infor CloudSuite Industrial/SyteLine product family. Progent can provide remote or onsite consulting that can range from occasional advice to solution planning and project management outsourcing or co-sourcing. Sample consulting services offered by Progent for Infor CloudSuite Industrial include implementation, migration, business analysis, application development, CPQ, web site integration, debugging, data conversion, Excel and SQL integration, disaster recovery planning, and database administration.
Progent's expert consultants can help you define and implement a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade plan that avoids network downtime, reduces long-term service requirements, and makes your Exchange 2007 Server easy to manage. For complicated multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent offers the knowledge and experience to finish your project rapidly and economically. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 help, repair, and design services include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server and the creation of unified messaging solutions based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
Progentís Cisco Security/VPN consultants and CCIE and CCNP certified support staff can help your small or medium sized business integrate and support Ciscoís security and VPN products including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco Virtual Private Network products include both off-site connectivity and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and AIM hardware encryption cards, and hardware devices, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or dedicated VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN products are easy to manage and offer the versatility to expand with your changing business requirements. Progentís Cisco-Premier network experts support Ciscoís complete line of hardware and software targeted at eliminating information theft, virus and worm assaults, DDoS attacks, and other threats to your network. Progent can show you how to integrate Cisco products to get safe access, intrusion protection, and comprehensive Identity services based on Cisco Access Control Server using RADIUS security and TACACS to establish a central user access control foundation for user certification, permissions, and tracking from an easy-to-use Web interface.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service combines proven virtualization technology, a state-of-the-art data center, and the support expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team to provide small businesses with a complete IT outsourcing solution that enhances network dependability and protection, eliminates management distraction, and saves money. With Private Cloud Hosting, a smaller company can have all of its operating system platforms and key business application servers hosted in a safe and fault tolerant data center on a high-performance, high-availability virtual machine configured and supported by Progent's network service professionals.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in critical areas including performance, uptime, security, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates transparently with all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing (DWH), and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver cost-effective online and onsite services that include planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development services to enable organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.
Progent offers the support of a senior consultant with extensive experience installing, managing, and upgrading immersive telepresence systems from leading suppliers such as Cisco/TANDBERG, Polycom, and LifeSize. Progent can coordinate with your internal network management team, your Internet Service Provider, and your telepresence technology supplier to assist your organization maximize the strategic value of your telepresence solution.
Progent's certified Windows Server 2019 consultants can assist your company to plan and carry out an efficient migration to Windows Server 2019 using your current system architecture or a new cloud-hosted or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 offers major improvements in scale, speed, manageability, virtualization, cybersecurity, hybrid local/cloud integration, availability, and container support.
Progentís Microsoft-certified experts offer small and medium size businesses enterprise-level consulting support for SMS Server 2003 and Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft's solutions for change and configuration management. Configuration Manager is Microsoft's new name for the update management platform formerly known as SMS Server. Configuration Manager 2007 provides a range of new features to Systems Management Server including comprehensive automation, integrated Windows Vista Microsoft Windows Server 2008 awareness, quarantine support, and device driver management. Progentís certified consulting professionals can show you how to use Systems Management Server or Configuration Manager 2007 economically for streamlined OS and application deployment, security patch administration, software metering, and licensing compliance. Progent's engineers can also assist your company to move efficiently from Systems Management Server 2003 to System Center Configuration Manager.
Ubiquiti's UniFi line of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 Wi-Fi APs, security gateways, and switches. Ubiquiti UniFi appliances running on multiple venues with any number of access points can be remotely provisioned and administered using free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and streamlines setup, discovery, management, optimization, troubleshooting, monitoring, and reporting. Progent offers the skills of veteran Wi-Fi consultants who can assist you to determine the value of UniFi technology for your environment and assist you to design, deploy, administer, and maintain your UniFi ecosystem.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a major performance improvement over Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer centralized management and automation of advanced security capabilities such as application visibility and control (AVC), next-generation intrusion protection with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection (AMP), DDoS mitigation, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall consultants can assist your organization to design and carry out a smooth upgrade to Cisco Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's from ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and show you how to enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's cloud-based services to create and centrally manage IT environments that include local offices, data centers, and cloud resources.
Progent offers cost-effective remote consulting services for all releases of Microsoft Access including desktop and browser-based versions and offers expert help for application programming, database migration, performance tuning, BI reporting, and troubleshooting. Progent also offers custom webinar classes for Access programming and database management.
E-Mail Guard represents a complete solution for blocking spam and virus attacks. E-Mail Guard handles the protection and administration of company email by offering continually updated spam and virus blocking, policy administration, content filtering, and protection against email-borne directory harvesting and Distributed Denial of Service attacks. E-Mail Guard also features monitoring, administration and analysis tools as well as outbound email testing to let you repair your email environment and define and regulate company security policy.