Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls provide a significant performance boost compared to Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer centralized control of modern security capabilities like application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall consultants can assist your organization to plan and execute a smooth migration to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX firewalls and help you integrate Firepower appliances with Cisco's security services to create and centrally manage IT ecosystems that include local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent's team of application experts can provide advanced consulting, custom development, integration assistance, and online training for popular applications that address key areas including ERP and MRP, financials, business analytics, web application development, and the MS Office family of business productivity software. As a Microsoft Partner with years of background delivering high-level consulting services online, Progent can assist clients throughout the United States to eliminate the lost productivity and expense associated with travel and on-premises activity without compromising the effectiveness of technical support.
Progent's experts offer Mac users a variety of services such as workstation support, Apple macOS and OS X consulting, Mac co-existence with Windows environments, Microsoft Entourage and email expertise, network protection services, and one-on-one training. Progent can help businesses to migrate to macOS from Mac OS X or earlier editions of Apple OS X and Progent can provide expertise with Apple Mac applications. Progent can also assist you with Apple iPhone support and Apple iPad management, or migrating to Apple's iCloud. For computer environments based solely on Mac OS X or for systems incorporating a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows powered servers and desktops, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft consultants have the background and depth to deal with the difficulty of planning, configuring and maintaining a network environment that is available, secure, fast and able to achieve your organization's business goals.
Progent's company culture will make you a better consultant by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional experts for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications architecture, running proprietary application utilities to deliver the highest quality of service, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and keeping customers.
Progent is looking for a range of full-time workers such as motivated MCSEs; connectivity consultants with Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also hiring experienced managers who can operate efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Progent contracts independent professionals with proven expertise and field experience in crucial IT topics outside Progent's primary technical concentration. Our Experts Group includes freelance consultants who offer advice and programming support for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess in-depth knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide expert help in areas like telecom, web site development, Electronic Data Interchange, web commerce, or dbm programming. Freelance contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house professionals to provide end-to-end IT services for small business networks.
Progent's ProSight Virtual hosting services provide small and midsize companies a variety of benefits including reduced capital costs, savings on operational costs, better management focus, world-class protection, enhanced availability, and business continuity.
Progent offers several security packages intended to provide larger corporations an impartial and comprehensive security assessment from a group of premier security engineers. All Progent's security evaluation bundles feature a suite of procedures including automated scans from within and from beyond your network security perimeter, expert analysis of scanned data by certified security consultants, creation of a report explaining the findings, plus an interactive high-level executive summary and a detailed interactive outbrief for in-house network administrators.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco premier network engineers offer expert help with a wide array of products and technologies and can deliver that expertise remotely anywhere in the U.S. or in person in select cities across the United States and anywhere in California. Progent provides online help for networks powered by Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X, or for environments that include a combination of Windows and UNIX-family technology. Progent also can provide access to the help of Cisco CCIE infrastructure engineers for complex network issues, plus the assistance of CISSP and CISM-accredited security consultants to handle high-level security planning and troubleshooting. Progent has provided online network support to businesses in every state in the U.S.
Server proliferation puts pressure on IT budgets and management resources. Server reduction through a virtual architecture promises lower total cost of ownership of hardware and quicker ROI, more leveraged utilization of physical computers, streamlined operations, enhanced system availability, and easier management. Typical uses for virtual servers include resource consolidation, economical hosts for mission-critical legacy software based on outdated operating systems, and affordable isolation of software development or pilot testing environments from production systems.
Remote management cards give IT managers complete control over a server without the need for a personal visit. Using remote server management cards, all console screen data plus keyboard and mouse operations are transferred to an off-site session to an IT professional who can be located anywhere with Internet access. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can assist you to design, deploy, and manage a fault-tolerant business network that incorporates remote management cards and Progent can use these remote server management cards to deliver low-cost remote technical assistance. Progent is familiar with a variety of remote server management cards such as Aten IP9001 remote management cards, American Megatrends MegaRAC remote server management cards, Dell DRAC cards, HP Lights-Out 100c remote server management cards, and Peppercon eRIC remote management cards.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of top information security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's ProSight Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Microsoft Mac Office allows Mac users to receive the benefits of the world's most familiar business applications. Progent's Apple-certified Mac experts can show you how to set up Microsoft Office for Macintosh on a mixed-platform network combining Apple OS X and Windows-powered platforms so that Macintosh users can take advantage of the latest capabilities of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage for Mac in order to share data and system resources with co-workers who use Microsoft Windows. Progent's consultants have experience with both Apple Macintosh and Windows technology and can support environments that combine Apple Macintosh with Windows systems with complete resource sharing, or environments which intentionally limit collaboration between Apple Mac and Windows users.
Progent's ProSight Virtual hosting services offer small businesses a range of benefits including lower capital costs, reductions in operational expense, improved executive focus, world-class protection, enhanced availability, and regulatory compliance.
Cisco has designed a full array of routers including routers built to deliver the protection, bandwidth, and availability demanded by customers from small businesses to global enterprises and ISPs. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, transparent failover, and backup power for improved fault tolerance and network uptime. Progent can help you choose and configure Cisco routers to build a reliable foundation for your IT system and to make it easy to grow as you add new users, open new offices, deploy new services, extend your network to clients and partners, and support an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent offers expertise in a variety of routers based on the Cisco IOS operating system, such as Cisco's 800 family of small office VPN routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 3900 and 4000 G2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for WAN edge applications, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
Colocation data centers allow companies to share enterprise-class data centers for hosting network equipment that supports mission-critical applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified IT experts can assist your company with all aspects of your colocation strategy such as selecting and moving to a colo site, creating system architecture, defining required equipment, on-site and remote troubleshooting, establishing offsite network administration, and training your support personnel.
The experience of Progent's certified Microsoft Windows Server 2003 consultants, with an average of more than 10 years of support in Microsoft integration, assures you success in selecting the version and configuration of Windows 2003 Server that matches most closely with your company's goals. Progent can also help you with designing, installing, managing and troubleshooting powerful IT solutions powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and can assist your migration from Windows 2000 Server or Microsoft Windows NT.
Cisco's Meraki MS line of access and aggregation switches are intended for environments ranging from branch offices to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants offer cost-effective remote consulting expertise to assist you to design and deploy a productive network architecture that incorporates Meraki MS switches, streamline network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management tools, define policies to ensure security, develop and validate a disaster recovery plan, and troubleshoot technical issues associated with any aspect of your Meraki deployment. Progent can also help your company to connect Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst core switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi APs to build a unified networking solution.
Progent's business climate will allow you to become a better professional by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the top consulting experts for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using specialized software tools to enable the maximum level of service, and by streamlining proven operational models for finding and maintaining customers.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified networking experts can assist you to maintain older PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances. Progent can also help you to configure, manage, update and debug Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances with Firepower Services.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity solutions for small to mid-size businesses offer a complete array of manageable protection products to help safeguard your entire network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes routers and switches, firewalls, and VPN access concentrators. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that fit best with your corporate objectives.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your business to plan for, implement, and administer Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to migrate smoothly to SCCM 2012 from a legacy device management platform or help you to enhance your existing SCCM 2012 environment to support your changing IT requirements. Also, Progent can assist you to create a software foundation that fully supports SCCM by delivering expertise with related Microsoft platforms including Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL SSRS, and IIS.
Progent's pricing model is to bill for phone support and on-site help per minute. As a result, you are billed exclusively for received services. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for after-hours or urgent support, and inside California or in regions where Progent provides on-premises service, Progent does not charge for travel time except for emergency calls where on-site work is less than four hours. Also, Progent imposes no startup fee and asks no monthly commitment for support services provided during normal business hours. Many service organizations impose substantial minimum payments or charge for every fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with large bills for fast repairs so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent's certified Microsoft Office and Office 365 consultants can assist companies of any size to integrate Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 apps including Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Project and OneNote into a seamless productivity solution that offers fast ROI and promotes better business results. Progent can help your company to integrate Microsoft Office or Office 365 applications with one another and with other core Microsoft platforms including SharePoint, Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server deployed locally or hosted in the cloud. Progent can also help you to fix compatibility issues between various releases of Office desktop and offers customized online instruction to individuals or teams.
Progent can assist you to evaluate the many subscription plans offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you derive top business value. Progent supports cross-vendor networks that include Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux operating systems. Progent can also assist your business to create and maintain hybrid ecosystems that transparently integrate on-premises and cloud-based resources.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable seamless hybrid networks that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange deployments. This permits you to have specific mailboxes hosted on your on-premises datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist you with any facet of designing, integrating and debugging your hybrid Exchange Online deployment. Progent's Exchange specialists can deliver as-needed expertise to help you through challenging technical bottlenecks and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange solution is completed on time and within budget.
Microsoft allows you to create seamless hybrid environments that combine Office 365 and on-premises Exchange deployments. This allows you to have specific mailboxes located at your corporate datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can help you with any phase of designing, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver occasional support to help you resolve challenging technical bottlenecks and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 solution is successfully completed on schedule and on budget.
Progent offers the part-time services of a seasoned Chief Information Officer who can provide a broad perspective to assist you pick and maintain network solutions to meet your present situation and that can be a solid foundation for your growth. Progent's part-time CIO consulting services offer economic leverage to companies trying to maximize the benefits from their network investment but who are unable or unwilling to take on another executive-level position to their full-time staff. Since Progent is vendor-neutral, with a large team of engineers certified to maintain all major OS platforms and connectivity technologies plus a wide selection and application software, Progent is in a unique position to provide unbiased advice as well as expert technical help for creating IT systems that fit the special requirements of your organization.
SQL Server 2000 is a rich, Web-enabled database and data analysis solution that opens the door to the fast development of cutting-edge high-end applications that can give your company a significant competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features core support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and outside the firewall. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of background helping with Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server applications that are well connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET platform.
Progent's Cisco-certified network engineers can help you create an economical, high availability Internet connection solution that can deliver non-stop Internet connectivity via a wide range of high availability Internet access technologies including non-stop BGP, transparent fail-over, and multiple ISPs. Progent can provide Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert consultants to help you utilize the most current technology for high availability Internet connections to implement a cost-effective, fully redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other capabilities to deliver fault tolerant Internet connections.