Enlarging your telecommuter workforce may have a significant effect on IT infrastructure, security, and corporate processes. Progent has 20 years of background assisting small and mid-size businesses to plan, deploy, administer, optimize, and debug IT environments that support at-home workers. Progent can help your Bristol company to pick the appropriate tools and follow leading practices in creating and operating a secure virtual ecosystem for teleworkers that facilitates collaboration and delivers maximum value. Progent offers support services that go from as-needed guidance for getting you over challenging technical roadblocks to full project management or co-management to help you carry out mission-critical initiatives.

Progent's consultants can help Bristol, United Kingdom companies to with any aspect of creating a high-functioning telecommuting environment by providing network infrastructure configuration services, VoIP PBX expertise, video conferencing support, collaboration platform customization and training, cloud integration, helpdesk outsourcing, security and compliance, data protection solutions, and centralized management.

Infrastructure for Telecommuters
Setting up the network infrastructure needed for a remote workforce can be especially challenging if you have to accommodate a mix of personal equipment like desktop computers and notebooks, Internet routers, and wireless APs from different vendors and with a variety of OS software and firmware releases. Progent's background delivering remote help for both legacy and modern IT products in virtual office venues allows you to make efficient use of your available infrastructure and offers ready access to expertise for making necessary updates. Services available from Progent to help your company to implement a productive work-at-home infrastructure include:

  • Virtual Private Network technology allows you to create a safe connection for authorized at-home workers to access IT resources situated at your corporate data center or in the cloud. Progent's consultants can assist you to configure and maintain VPN access between your at-home workforce and your key IT resources by providing remote VPN configuration consulting. For organizations with Cisco's ASA firewalls, Progent's Cisco ASA Firewall experts can assist your telecommuters to set up Cisco's AnyConnect software to provide safe VPN connections for a wide selection of devices such as Microsoft Windows, macOS, iOS, Linux, and Google Android.
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure platforms allow an at-home worker to view and use a remote computer's desktop. This technology provides IT managers substantial control over the digital ecosystem of telecommuters and offers them a consistent and more productive experience. Progent's VDI services include Windows Remote Desktop support and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops VDI solutions.
  • Routers connect at-home computer networks to the Internet and support VPN connections, home wireless networks, and firewalls. Progent can provide expert remote consulting for integrating home routers from a variety of manufacturers. See router integration services from Cisco-certified consultants.
  • Home Wireless networks, typically supporting families and visitors, are frequently utilized by telecommuters to connect to their router for work. This can cause throughput and cybersecurity issues. Progent can help businesses to mitigate these problems by providing expertise that include Cisco Aironet integration consulting, Cisco-certified Meraki wireless deployment expertise, and Ubiquiti Unifi WiFi AP integration help.
  • Internet connectivity solutions impact the performance and availability of connections between at-home workers and the corporate network. Mission-critical applications might demand backup Internet connections in the event the normal connection breaks. Progent can provide guidance for selecting Internet service providers, choosing appropriate bandwidth and data volume offerings, and integrating high-availability Internet access. Refer to Internet connectivity solutions.

Contact Progent for Telecommuter Support Services
To get in touch with Progent about building and managing a productive telecommuter environment for your Bristol, United Kingdom organization, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.