Progent's Exchange Server support and troubleshooting professionals can assist your organization to prepare for and perform non-disruptive migrations from legacy messaging systems to a current Microsoft Exchange release. Progent's 64-bit migration experts can assist your company to assess the business benefits and costs of moving to a 64-bit edition of Exchange Server and can help you to design and implement an economical migration plan to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft Exchange Server. Progent's Power BI consultants can show you how to use information from Exchange spreadsheets to build modern visualizations to populate collaborative Power BI business analytics reports and dashboards. Progent can also help your company to integrate your Microsoft Exchange-powered email solution with the latest smartphones by providing wireless integration services that include iPhone integration and Android smartphone integration and management.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid environments that combine Office 365 and local Exchange systems. This permits you to have certain Exchange mailboxes located on your on-premises datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can help you with any facet of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange network. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed support to help you resolve stubborn technical issues and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is completed on time and within budget. For more information about Progent's online consulting support for integrating Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, go to Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 Planning and Configuration Services
Progent can help your organization in any phase of your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2019 such as deploying Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; designing HA system topology for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; designing and implementing Windows Hyper-V; configuring HLB; configuring Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB solid-state caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook. For details, see Progent's MS Exchange 2019 Server deployment services.
Microsoft Exchange 2016 Planning and Support
MS Exchange Server 2016's streamlined architecture permits simplified deployment and scale, higher utilization of equipment, and lower administration expense. Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server also offers tighter connectivity with Office 365 applications, operation with Windows Server 2016, faster throughput, enhanced data loss protection (DLP), and more rapid recoverability, more extensive support for iOS and Android mobile devices, full web-based administration, and a more functional Outlook web client. Read more about Progent's MS Exchange 2016 Server integration.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server Consulting Services
Microsoft Exchange 2013 includes significant enhancements to the functionality of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a redesigned architecture. These improvements affect key IT areas including ease of administration, high availability (HA), security, operational costs, teamwork, expandability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting experts can assist your organization to evaluate the potential advantages of upgrading to Exchange Server 2013, design a cost-effective test and deployment plan, and educate your IT staff to maintain your Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent can also provide ongoing online support and management services for Exchange Server 2013. Learn more concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2013 consulting services.
MS Exchange 2010 delivered game-changing technology for high-availability, protected, integrated communications. Compared to Exchange 2007 or Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010 is less expensive to deploy and support, simpler to manage and scale, richer in features, faster, less vulnerable to system breakdown, more extensive in its support for mobile workers, and better equipped to guard business data and defend against malicious assaults. Read more concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2010 support services.
MS Exchange Server 2007 Consultants
Exchange 2007 is designed to address the demands for data security, anywhere access, high performance, and dependability. MS Exchange 2007 provides built-in fault tolerance that delivers enterprise-class availability to keep your email system operating smoothly, protect you from spam and malicious email, and help your organization to comply with regulatory standards. Find out more details about Progent's Exchange Server 2007 support.
Exchange Server 2003 Help
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 delivers a dependable, scalable, and manageable infrastructure with round-the-clock email and group support as well as low licensing cost. Exchange Server 2003 remains popular due to the fact that it enables a broad selection of collaborative functions, such as group scheduling capabilities, discussion groups, and group folders, and also provides access to information across geographic, organizational, and technology borders with features such as IM, real-time communication, and video conferencing. Although Microsoft has withdrawn support for this older platform, Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 is nevertheless one of the most popular versions of the Exchange family. Progent's consultants can help you to maintain your current Exchange 2003 solution or upgrade to the latest version of Microsoft Exchange Server. Learn more details concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2003 Server support services.
Microsoft Exchange 2000 Consulting
In contrast to Exchange 5.5, which uses its own directory, Exchange Server 2000 uses MS Active Directory, providing a simplified administration and security architecture. Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 retains a sizeable installed base despite the fact that Microsoft has ceased to support for this venerable product. Progent's seasoned email professionals offer a decade of experience working with Exchange Server 2000 and can assist your business to manage your existing Exchange Server 2000 solution or show you the business advantages of more recent versions of Exchange and assist you to upgrade efficiently to a more advanced release of the world's most popular email platform. Learn more details about Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2000 help.
MS Exchange 2016 Migration Expertise
Progent's consultants can assist your business with any and all stages of your MS Exchange Server 2016 migration such as planning, testing, mailbox migration, decommissioning and training. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can assist you to assess the strategic advantages of adopting MS Exchange Server 2016, design and implement a smooth migration, and deliver on-going troubleshooting. Progent can assist your business to build an Exchange 2016 ecosystem that utilizes local and/or cloud-based resources. Find out more details about ways that Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2016 migration consulting services can assist you to move cost-effectively from your legacy Exchange environment to Exchange 2016.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server Upgrade Support Services
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 delivers significant improvements its predecessor Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a streamlined design. Progent can help you to upgrade to MS Exchange Server 2013 while retaining as much as feasible of your current infrastructure. Progent can also help you to configure MS Exchange 2013 with Lync, SharePoint Server, and Office or Office 365 for enhanced collaboration support and enterprise search capabilities. Find out how Progent's MS Exchange 2013 Server migration support can help you migrate efficiently to Microsoft Exchange 2013 for local, cloud-based, or mixed environments.
Exchange Server 2010 Migration Support Services
Progent offers expert support for every phase of your Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 migration including end-to-end project management, site analysis, project planning, cost estimates of new software and hardware needed, recommended vendor sourcing, pilot verification at customer site or at Progent's testing facility, managing transitional coexistence between Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007, deployment the solution, decommissioning the old system, and webinar training for customer's IT group and end users. Find out more about how Progent's Exchange Server 2010 Migration Consulting Services can help your organization to upgrade affordably and efficiently from your legacy Exchange system to Microsoft Exchange 2010
Spam and Virus Filtering, Data Leakage Prevention plus Email Content Filtering and Email Encryption ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering, data loss protection and email encryption solution that uses the technology of top information security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Content Filtering and Data Loss Prevention.
Migration Consulting for Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Server
Progent's Microsoft Teams experts and Microsoft-certified Skype for Business consultants offer remote and onsite expertise for organizations of any size to evaluate the benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any version of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to design a local, cloud-based or mixed topology; integrate Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office or Office 365; set up HA mechanisms; connect Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and interface with third-party collaboration systems such as Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified data security consultants can help you design and validate a security environment for your Microsoft Teams or Skype for Business solution that meets regulatory requirements.
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If your Illinois IT organization is in need if a Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting professional, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.
Progent can assist your organization to support Microsoft System Center 2007 Configuration Manager to simplify administration, improve security, and increase worker output by making sure that critical applications are always up to date, tracking licensing, and monitoring resource usage profiles to help you make informed buying decisions. Once your organization is ready to update your SCCM 2007 configuration management solution, Progent can assist you to prepare for and implement a smooth move to SCCM 2012.
Progent can assist you in all facets of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including designing HA infrastructure for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; server and CAL licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2+; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V design; specifying mass storage requirements for your virtual machines (VMs), databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing for high-availability CAS services; designing, configuring and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating your firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office desktop or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Exchange Servers and Macintosh workstations can work together efficiently. Progent's Apple and Microsoft certified experts can show you how to install Microsoft Entourage and Microsoft Exchange Server so your Mac users are able to collaborate with colleagues who run Outlook. With Exchange and Entourage 2008 for Mac, Exchange and Apple Macintosh systems can collaborate, allowing Mac users to receive and transmit email, examine the Exchange global address list, import addresses, sync up calendars, and alert people to meetings with your Exchange account. Progent will verify that your Exchange Server is properly configured and that WebDAV and Outlook Web connectivity are working. Progent also can provide customized one-on-one Entourage education.
Dynamics GP accounting includes analytics and reporting capabilities that let you track all business processes, sales and expenses, and market patterns with built-in drill-down, query, and reporting functions. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting support services can enable you to create reports that let you analyze your business more thoroughly, turning raw data into useful business information. Progent can improve your reporting and analytics by offering Crystal Reports expertise, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to offering reporting help, Progent can provide Microsoft .NET support, Microsoft SQL Server expertise, and application design with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to deliver specialized line-of-business application development and eCommerce applications that work transparently with Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Progent offers the expertise of CISM Certified security consultants. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the basic capabilities and international standards of skill that information security managers are expected to learn. CISM gives business management the assurance that consultants who have qualified for their CISM certification possess the background and knowledge to deliver effective security management and support services.
For large organizations, Progent can leverage in-house network support staffs by providing world-class background in supporting critical Microsoft and Cisco products. Progent's certified experts can provide Enterprise Active Directory consulting, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint Server expertise, and Microsoft SQL Server consulting. For the nationwide or global enterprise with branches, Progent can act as a transparent nearby extension of enterprise IT management. Progentís enterprise support services include company-wide security, online branch office support, system architecture, Sarbox compliance, project planning, and top-level support for multiple location office environments based on Enterprise Windows 2000. Progent can offer field engineers and technicians to assist with a site relocation or branch move, or a network architect to help with building or using an Internet Data Center or Hosting Facility.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer remote and on-premises expertise for organizations of any size to evaluate the costs/benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Skype for Business from any release of Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to plan an on-premises, cloud-based or mixed deployment; interface Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office; set up HA mechanisms; connect Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and interface with third-party collaboration platforms like Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified network security experts can assist you design and validate a security environment for your Skype for Business solution that meets government and industry standards.
To provide cost-effective network services for small companies, Progent has developed full-service computer outsourcing packages that give small businesses quick access to network expertise without forcing you to recruit, educate, and manage a large in-house IT team. Progentís IT outsourcing services give you an economical alternative for building a protected and reliable system for your important Windows office productivity products such as Office XP and Microsoft Office 2003.
Progent's Linux consulting experts provide small and mid-size companies and developers assistance with managing and maintaining Linux computers that run with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent can give your organization contact with Linux consultants, consulting professionals premier by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISA credentials. This broad array of expertise offers you an easy one-stop consulting firm to show you how to build and manage a protected and reliable cross-platform connectivity and communications environment that supports Linux and Microsoft interoperability by combining MS Windows with leading Linux platforms such as RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Mid-sized companies can enjoy all the advantages of Operations Manager 2007 and have fast access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco Certified network consulting experts. Thanks to Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, medium-size businesses can select a basic co-sourcing service program based on Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 with server monitoring, automated alerts, in-depth reporting, Help Desk support, and online service. For companies with line-of-business environments who need zero-downtime networking, Progent offers a complete round-the-clock outsourcing package. Progent supports Operations Manager 2007 to provide medium-size company information systems world-class reliability, protection and productivity.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service provides comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size organization's servers in an environment that gives the maximum degree of availability and scalability and is in addition easy to migrate to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting options are built upon proven virtualization architectures that enable small and midsize companies with multi- platform IT systems to save significantly on the costs of capital equipment, system support, and network administration while benefiting from enterprise-class reliability and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Progent's certified IT consultants can provide Windows Server 2016 integration consulting to help businesses of any size to plan and implement an efficient upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 based on an on-premises, cloud, or hybrid architecture. Progent can help your company to assess the business benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any facet of designing, configuring, administering or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 solution. Progent can assist your organization to benefit from the many new disaster recovery and information assurance capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, VM load balancing, Storage Replica, plus workgroup and multi-domain failover clusters.
Email Guard by Postini offers continually updated spam and virus filtering, content filtering, and security from email-based DHA attacks and DSA attacks. Progent is a Postini partner and support specialist. If your company is too small to purchase for a standard Postini license, you can still get access to Postiniís Perimeter Manager technology through Progentís E-Mail Guard spam filtering and antivirus service offering. Progentís certified email protection professionals can show you how to develop an email safety strategy that includes anti-spam and virus protection technologies and processes.
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that stores and formats detailed documentation for all billed services. Unlike some freelance consultants or small support organizations who provide scant documentation or details of tasks performed, each service provided by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Each Progent staff member has access to the support documentation transmitted by each staff member to each customer. The discipline of documenting and organizing support activity allows more effective support and eliminates a slew of typical problems such as when a service client is virtually held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of vital service information.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and affordable way for small and medium-size businesses to obtain an objective evaluation of the overall health of their information system. Based on some of the top remote monitoring and management tools available, and supervised by Progent's certified team of information technology professionals, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the configuration of your core infrastructure devices adhere to industry best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and deliver instant benefits like a more manageable and more secure AD implementation. Both options also offer the long-term benefits of advanced remote network monitoring and management technology. These advantages can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with data security requirements, more efficient utilization of network resources, quicker troubleshooting, more dependable backup and recovery, and higher availability.
Remote management cards offer network administrators full control of a server without the requirement for an on-site visit. Through these server management cards, all console screen information plus keyboard and mouse functionality are exported to a remote session to a support expert who can be located anywhere with Internet access. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can help you to design, implement, and support a high-availability business network that incorporates remote management cards and Progent can use these remote server management cards to deliver low-cost remote technical help. Progent has experience with a variety of remote server management cards such as Aten remote server management cards, American Megatrends MegaRAC remote management cards, Dell remote server management cards, HP Lights-Out remote server management cards, and Peppercon eRIC remote server management cards.
Progent can assist your business to maintain System Center 2007 Configuration Manager to simplify administration, improve security, and boost worker output by ensuring that operating systems and applications are always current, managing licensing, and monitoring resource usage patterns to help you make smart purchasing choices. Once you are set to upgrade your SCCM 2007 device management solution, Progent can assist you to prepare for and carry out an efficient migration to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.
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Progent's Microsoft engineers can provide affordable remote technical support and programming services to assist you to plan, deploy, administer, and maintain Microsoft SharePoint 2010 environments that can include web pages that can function as intranets, extranets, document and media management tools, wikis, data marts, business information systems, enterprise search, Visio-driven workflows, and other utilities to support and enhance collaboration. Progent can help you combine SharePoint 2010 with MS SQL Server and with third-party data sources as well as with Microsoft's popular desktop applications including Office Excel, Word, Outlook, and Visio. Progent can assist your business to upgrade from earlier versions of SharePoint or move a mix of web technologies into a consolidated and easy-to-manage SharePoint 2010 environment.
Progent offers consulting expertise for WatchGuard Firewall/VPN security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard professionals can show you how to choose, configure, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall/VPN product that fits your network security requirements and budget. Progent can assist you to maintain legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or migrate smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
SQL Server 2014 includes significant improvements in key areas including speed, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide efficient remote and onsite consulting services that include system design, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development expertise to help organizations of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 includes significant enhancements to the capabilities of Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful new features as well as a revamped structure. These improvements affect key IT areas including ease of administration, availability, security, cost of ownership, collaboration, expandability, throughput, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you evaluate the possible advantages of upgrading to Exchange Server 2013, design a cost-effective validation and deployment plan, and train your IT team to manage your Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide affordable online support and management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.
important features of Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains accounting include a modular structure that allows you to buy only the functionality you require, a standardized foundation based on Microsoft technologies to secure your investment and offer a tightly integrated environment, advanced reporting services that permit you to monitor all activities, revenues and expenses and sales patterns, integration with Microsoft Office to enable access to corporate information, the ability to process data from virtually any database or desktop application into Microsoft Dynamics GP, and an open design that makes it possible to create specialized programs. Progent can help you set up and support a reliable, secure server and communications network to support Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains, and can offer expert GP consultants to show you how to turn the powerful features of Dynamics GP/Great Plains business accounting software into a high-value business solution.
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Progent is a leader in economically delivering enterprise-class IT help to small businesses. Progent's success in handling the IT support requirements of the historically underserved small business market is the combined result of key technical and process innovations that have removed much of the conventional expenses out of managing network service, added unmatched professional skill into the IT service system, and significantly streamlined the repair process.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over a decade of experience planning, implementing, enhancing and repairing SCOM environments and offer organizations of all sizes expert remote or onsite consulting support for SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to plan an architecture for Microsoft SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and availability required to monitor your datacenter effectively, whether your infrastructure are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid solution. Progent can also help you to import and set up SCOM 2012 management packs according to industry best practices for monitoring network infrastructure and Microsoft and 3rd-party apps and services. Also, Progent can deliver responsive remote or on-premises troubleshooting to help you to remediate critical problems detected by System Center 2012 Operations Manager.
Progent offers small and medium size companies expert support for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you design a detailed security strategy and choose appropriate products from a variety of suppliers to support your security goals while staying within your budget restraints.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting engineers can assist you to assess the benefits of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 for your business and can help you to design and implement a smooth upgrade to Exchange 2010 from Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or Microsoft Exchange 2007 that will provide quick payback by improving your productivity, lowering the expense of equipment and support, streamlining management, and integrating your key communications technologies.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer a variety of support services for Dynamics GP. Microsoft Dynamics GP is a Microsoft financial package and corporate management solution based, like all Microsoft accounting tools, on the expandable and familiar platform of Microsoft Windows technology. Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010, the most recent version of Microsoft accounting products in the Dynamics GP/Great Plains line, provides a cost-effective tool for controlling and combining finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, on-site support, customer relationships, and HR. Dynamics GP/Great Plains is simple to deploy and integrate, and with its modular design you can license only the functions you currently require, with the ability to expand users and enlarge capabilities in the future. Progentís Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software consulting engineers can help you deploy, customize and administer Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 and also earlier editions of Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
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Fortinet next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) are industry leaders in offering best-in-class performance for SSL inspection. Progent's Fortinet FortiGate firewall experts can assist your business to integrate your Fortinet FortiGate firewalls to protect your digital resources at the network perimeter, within the data center, at branches, and in the cloud.
Progent can assist you in any and all facets of your upgrade to Exchange 2016 such as designing high availability system topology for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; CAL licensing requirements for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2+; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V design; specifying mass storage requirements for your virtual machines, mailbox databases and logs; setting up HLB for fault-tolerant client access services; planning, setting up and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint; preparing the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office desktop or Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.