Server proliferation wreaks havoc on IT budgets and management resources. Server reduction via a virtual infrastructure promises lower total cost of ownership of servers and faster ROI, more leveraged utilization of physical computers, simplified operations, increased network availability, and easier manageability. Typical uses for virtual servers are resource consolidation, economical hosts for mission-critical legacy software based on obsolete operating systems, and inexpensive isolation of program development or evaluation systems from production systems.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server consultants have extensive experience developing Microsoft-based security solutions for IT networks with multiple locations, mobile workers, and mission-critical web-based applications. A Progent ISA Server consultant can help your small or mid-size company design and deploy a configuration of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that meets your information protection requirements without restricting your productivity.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide network support and IT consulting services for Microsoft .NET Servers and applications and for Windows Server 2012, 2008 and 2003. Progentís consulting team can help you design, deploy, troubleshoot and manage the entire family of Windows .NET Servers including SQL Server, Microsoft ISA Server, Small Business Server, Exchange Server, SharePoint, Hyper-V, Microsoft Lync Server, Project Server, and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager.
Progent can provide the guidance of a CRISC-certified risk management expert to help your company to design and deploy an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy based on best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent's Microsoft Certified engineers can provide world-class consulting for enterprise-wide deployments of Microsoft Exchange. Progent's experts can help you prepare for multi-site Exchange Server 2007 rollouts or updates and can supply onsite technicians to assist large companies with deployments of Microsoft Exchange in the or any area covered by Progent's consultants.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi integration consulting experts can assist organizations to deploy, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco Wi-Fi devices including Cisco's Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac Wi-Fi access points as well as Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Progent's Experts Team provides consulting in important areas that include Apple OS networking and applications; Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments; Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting; Line-of-business and vertical application help; Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services; Special applications design and deployment; Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment; Database support and performance consulting; Management information consulting; and Telecom architecture support.
Microsoft Small Business Server is a low-cost suite of server products that provides the foundation for a powerful but easy-to-manage information. The integration requirements of the Microsoft .NET functions included with Small Business Server 2011 requires an IT consultant with real-world background and broad knowledge in planning and building effective and comprehensive information technology solutions. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts have broad experience with the technologies incorporated in Microsoft SBS 2011 and SBS 2008. This expertise ensures you success in installing, managing, and servicing IT solutions based on the SBS suite of servers and programs.
Application Publishing with Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 provides greater control over intranet resources while enabling enhanced efficiency by making these applications accessible to authorized remote users. ISA Server can protect corporate applications, services, and information throughout all network components with application-layer filtering and powerful publishing wizards. Progent's Microsoft-premier Internet Security and Acceleration Server experts can help you plan, install, configure, and support ISA Server on your system so your company achieves a smart and economical combination of security, productivity, and performance.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have two decades of background providing electronic messaging and unified telecommunications/email solutions for companies. Progent offers economical Exchange Server consulting services to enhance email security and virus defense, provide fault tolerant email, and facilitate remote and mobile email connectivity. Progentís Microsoft Exchange help and support offerings can assist you in designing and implementing a Microsoft Exchange upgrade or a move from a legacy SMPT system or outdated Microsoft Exchange product such as Exchange 5.5 to Exchange Server 2010.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer a range of consulting services for Dynamics GP. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains is a Microsoft financial package and business management tool built, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the scalable and popular platform of Windows technology. Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010, the latest edition of Microsoft accounting products in the Dynamics GP family, offers an affordable solution for managing and integrating accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, CRM, and human resources. Microsoft Dynamics GP is simple to install and integrate, and with its modular design you are able to license only the capability you currently need, with the option to add users and increase capabilities when necessary. Progentís Dynamics GP/Great Plains Software support engineers can help you deploy, configure and manage Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 as well as earlier versions of Dynamics GP.
Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer a complete service desk solution that handles all facets of remote Level 1 desktop technical support from service requests through ticketing, screen sharing, status tracking, problem solving, and reporting. Help Desk services are provided at a substantial discount off Progent's regular Level 1 desktop service rates, and Progent offers the option of rapid on-demand escalation to subject matter experts to handle challenging problems.
Progent can provide comprehensive help for each step of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade including outsourced or co-sourced project management, site analysis, project planning, cost estimates of new software licenses and hardware required, recommended vendor sourcing, pilot testing at customer site or at Progent's testing lab, setting up transitional coexistence of Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, deployment of the production system, deactivating the previous servers, and webinar training for customer's support group and users.
Progentís colocation center support services are designed for businesses with equipment located at IDCs or data center colo hosting sites and in need of on-demand on-premises help at the colo facility plus off-site help from Microsoft and Cisco Premier professionals. Progent provides a complete array of data center and IDC and colocation support services including system topology evaluation, Windows and Linux server installation and maintenance, troubleshooting for server and communications infrastructure, development and deployment of high availability configurations, architecting and implementing layered security structures, firewall integration and support, designing load balancing environments, and planning high-availability server and storage clustering configurations.
Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) provides near-continuous backup and easy recovery capabilities for Microsoft-based networks. SCDPM 2016 delivers application-aware backup for key platforms such as Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server and SharePoint Server, protects Windows and Linux VMs, works with VMs hosted by Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and can use Azure for easy-to-manage cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can assist businesses of any size to plan, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot a multi-site backup/recovery solution powered by Data Protection Manager 2016. Progent can help you to migrate from an older release of DPM or from a legacy system, and Progent can optimize your DPM 2016 environment for on local, hosted, cloud or hybrid deployments. Progent offers online or onsite consulting expertise and can deliver occasional guidance to resolve technical bottlenecks or provide comprehensive project management services to make sure you finish your Data Protection Manager 2016 initiative on schedule and on budget.
Progent offers affordable online consulting to assist your business to plan, deploy, and troubleshoot any facet of your iPhone and Windows integration solution and is available for short-term jobs to help you get past occasional technical bottlenecks or major engagements to help you complete business-critical initiatives on time and within budget. Progent has experience in on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid networks and can help you build or maintain a resilient, protected and efficient network infrastructure that aligns with your mode of computing. Progent can also provide online and onsite training for individuals or groups to help manage and use your iOS devices in a secure, collaborative ecosystem that optimizes the business value of your IT system.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management outsourcing provides complete hosting of a small or mid-size organization's production servers in an environment that delivers the maximum degree of dependability and expandability and is in addition simple to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting services are built upon proven virtualization technologies that allow small businesses with multi- platform IT systems to economize significantly on the costs of capital investments, system maintenance, and IT administration while achieving world-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented level of vendor independence.
Progent can help your organization to plan a migration to Teams from Skype for Business Online or Lync Server and install, manage, and debug a cloud-based or mixed deployment of Teams. Progent can assist you to connect Teams with Office/Microsoft 365 apps, Exchange, SharePoint, and your PBX.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to evaluate the benefits of Windows Server 2008 for your business, develop test programs and migration plans, integrate Windows Server 2008 with your IT infrastructure and applications, educate your IT personnel how to run new management tools, and provide ongoing consulting and technical support via budget-friendly options such as Contact Center service and online technical support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer remote or onsite support to help businesses of any size to plan, implement, administer, and repair a backup system based on System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2012). Progent's consultants can help you to upgrade from earlier versions of SCDPM or from a different backup/recovery platform, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2012 implementation for onsite, cloud, or hybrid environments. Progent can provide as-needed support for fixing especially challenging issues, or comprehensive project management support. Progent can also assist your business to design Data Protection Manager into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.
Infor CloudSuite Industrial, formerly called SyteLine, is an ERP solution that incorporates more than 25 years of background helping manufacturing, distribution and service organizations to simplify complicated supply chains and improve the efficiency of key processes in order to get products to market quickly and adhere to customer commitments dependably. Progent can provide the expertise of an ERP consultant with more than two decades of experience with the SyteLine/CloudSuite Industrial product family. Progent offers online or on-premises consulting that can range from occasional advice to solution design and project management outsourcing or co-sourcing. Sample services available from Progent for Infor CloudSuite Industrial include implementation, migration, process improvement, application development, Configure/Price/ Quote, web site integration, technical support, data conversion, Excel and SQL integration, training, and DBA services.
Progent's Windows Server 2019 disaster recovery/business continuity planning experts can help your organization to design a DR/BC solution built around Microsoft's cloud-tested Failover Clustering tools including Cluster Sets, Storage Replica, Storage Spaces Direct, Virtual Machine Load Balancing, and Cloud Witness.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide web-based control and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter.
Progent's application experts offer in-depth support, custom programming, integration assistance, and webinar classes for leading applications that address vital areas including ERP, general accounting, management reporting, web commerce application design, and the Microsoft Office suite of business productivity software. As a Microsoft Partner with years of background delivering high-level consulting and troubleshooting support online, Progent can help small businesses throughout the United States to avoid the time and fees associated with travel and on-site activity without sacrificing the effectiveness of consulting support.
Progent's certified professionals can help you to evaluate the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, develop pilot environments and migration strategies, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT management team, develop an enterprise-wide security plan, automate network management, help with application development, and generate and test a DR/BC plan.
Cisco has developed a full product line of routers that includes routers designed to provide the security, bandwidth, and availability required by customers ranging from small offices to worldwide enterprises and ISPs. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, transparent failthrough, and backup power for improved reliability and system availability. Progent can help you choose and configure Cisco routers to establish a reliable infrastructure for your IT system and to make it easy to grow as you support 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 Cisco's IOS platform, such as Cisco's 800 series of small office routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 3900 and 4000 G2 ISR routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for wide area network edge applications, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, plus older 1700 and 2600 Routers.
Progent's Palo Alto Networks firewall experts can help you choose, configure, and manage Palo Alto Networks firewall appliances to provide a next-generation cybersecurity solution that spans your data center and cloud-based resources and guards all users at any location with any endpoint device.
Progent practices knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to clients. By teaching clients to handle technical issues that are within their scope, Progent is able to focus on providing hard-to-find services where Progent faces little competition. Medium-size companies who utilize familiar freelance consultants or who employ internal IT staffs benefit when Progent passes on knowledge about new technology and tested processes to make their IT environments more reliable, secure, and productive.
SQL Server 2005 delivers powerful, standardized tools to computer experts as well as to network users, reducing the complexity of designing, integrating, managing, and using enterprise data and database programs in environments ranging from handheld devices to corporate data systems. The complexity and interconnectivity demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require a network consultant with real-world experience and wide knowledge in designing and deploying information-based, comprehensive business technology applications. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of more than 10 years of professional work involving Microsoft technology, ensures you success in designing, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Microsoft allows you to create seamless hybrid ecosystems that integrate Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems. This permits you to have certain Exchange mailboxes located on your on-premises datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your organization with any facet of designing, integrating and troubleshooting your hybrid Exchange solution. Progent's Exchange specialists can deliver as-needed expertise to help you through challenging technical issues and also offer extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is successfully completed on time and on budget.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco premier computer consultants can provide advanced help with a wide array of products and technologies and can provide that assistance by phone anywhere in the U.S. or in person in select cities across the country and anywhere in . Progent provides remote support for networks based on Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X, or for environments that incorporate a combination of Windows and UNIX-family technology. Progent also offers the help of Cisco CCIE network engineers for complex network issues, as well as the the assistance of CISSP-qualified security consultants to assist with complex security planning and problem solving. Progent has provided remote network support to companies in all 50 states in the United States.
Progentís Microsoft-certified experts offer organizations of all sizes consulting, technical support, and development expertise for SharePoint and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise solution that utilizes web-based technology for efficiently coordinating people, teams and data. SharePoint Server offers a common spot for your employees or clients to connect to, organize, distribute and interact with relevant data, files, and software and to communicate with other people. SharePoint enables quicker and better decisions, more effective access across groups and more economical business processes. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, customers, teams and major tasks with the information theyíve created in a manner that makes data easy to locate, retrieve and apply. Progent's certified SharePoint consultants can assist you to manage your existing SharePoint ecosystem or upgrade to the current version of SharePoint.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can assist your company to manage your existing PIX 500 or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist you to design, deploy, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Progentís wireless professionals can help small companies design, select, pilot, configure and maintain protected building-to-building wireless bridging products that integrate transparently into your IT network while offering a degree of security that matches or exceeds wireline interfaces. Progent offers experience in wireless network products from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and additional small business wireless providers and can help you identify and deploy the wireless connectivity technology that fit best with your company requirements.
Progent's Cisco certified network infrastructure consultants can assist you to manage legacy 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.
Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Certified experts average more than ten years of real-world professional background, in the trenches of network service, executing a wide variety of IT tasks for an extensive mix of clients. Each Progent support professional shares a refined collection of personal best practices which are combined into company-wide leading practices training that Progent instills in its support personnel. This means that you get not just expert technical help, but also a consultant with proven approaches for applying technical knowledge to solve real-world network problems rapidly.
Our compensation model is based on contribution, so similar to working as an independent consultant, your income is entirely tied to your generated revenue. Some Progent consultants stress quality of life and elect to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow personal enthusiasms such as mountain biking, car racing, snow boarding, fishing, travel, or sharing private time with relatives and acquaintances. Others take advantage of the chance to make big dollars through lots of effort and extended hours. Progent fully encourages either side of the spectrum plus any point in the middle.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2019 experts can assist your company to design and implement an efficient migration to Windows Server 2019 using existing deployment architecture or a cloud-based or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 offers major enhancements in scale, performance, ease of management, virtualization, cybersecurity, hybrid on-prem plus cloud deployments, resilience, and container support.
Cisco offers an extensive product line of routers that includes appliances built to deliver the security, performance, and availability required by organizations from small businesses to worldwide enterprises and ISPs. Cisco routers include support for redundancy, automatic failthrough, and backup power for improved reliability and system uptime. Progent can help you choose and integrate Cisco routers to establish a reliable foundation for your IT system and to make it economical to grow as you add new users, open new offices, deploy new services, open your network to clients and partners, and support a more mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a range of routers based on Cisco's IOS platform, including the Cisco 800 family of small business routers, Cisco 1800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 1900 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 older 1700 and 2600 Routers.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server consulting experts have extensive backgrounds developing corporate security solutions for information systems with many locations, mobile workers, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA Server consultant is ready to help your small or mid-size company plan and deploy an installation of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that supports your information protection needs without limiting your network.
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR specialists can provide advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to recover your critical data.
Progent provides a variety of IT support packages for small organizations. These information technology outsourcing and server monitoring services are built around the proactive problem solving abilities of Operations Manager, a next-generation network and system support software platform that monitors the availability, performance, and security of your network and identifies incipient problems before they can bring down your system. With Progent's economically priced network service packages, small companies can choose a simple co-sourcing service program built around System Center Operations Manager with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing solution.
Progent is seeking to find fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco certified system consultants who have Cisco CCDP or CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISSP or CISA or equivalent security credentials; and advanced network design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, information preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals who can join Progent's team of help desk service technicians and remote support professionals. In addition, We are hiring experienced managers who can perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.
Progent offers cost-effective online support to assist businesses of any size to access Amazon AWS cloud services such as Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual machine hosting, Amazon S3, and Glacier. Progent can assist you with every phase of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness assessment, system design and review, pilot testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, licensing management, backup/restore solutions, and security strategies.
Microsoft Exchange and Macintosh computers can work together efficiently. Progent's Mac and Microsoft certified experts can show you how to set up Microsoft Entourage and Exchange so your Mac users can collaborate with teammates who use Microsoft Outlook. With Exchange and Entourage 2008 for Mac, Exchange and Mac systems can coexist, allowing Mac users to receive and transmit messages, search the GAL, copy addresses, sync up appointments, and invite fellow workers to meetings via your Microsoft Exchange account. Progent will make sure that your Exchange Server is appropriately set up and that WebDAV and Outlook Web connectivity are enabled. Progent also offers customized onsite Entourage education.
Secure Application Publishing with ISA Server 2006 provides more protection of intranet applications while enabling enhanced productivity by making these resources accessible to legitimate remote or mobile users. ISA Server can guard corporate applications, services, and information throughout all network layers with application-layer filtering and powerful publishing tools. Progent's Microsoft-expert Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 consultants can help you design, deploy, configure, and support Internet Security and Acceleration Server on your system so that your company achieves a highly functional and affordable balance of protection, convenience, and speed.
Progent offers a wide array of cost-effective consulting and support services to help you to deploy, configure, repair, and manage workstations and notebooks powered by Microsoft Windows, Apple macOS and OS X, or popular editions of Linux. Progent can offer onsite or online help for single machines or laptops or work with you to plan and implement a company-wide rollout of new or revised OS platforms and business applications. Progent can also supply engineers and technicians to assist you to prepare for and complete a site relocation or merger organized to produce minimal disruption of your business.
Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can help you rationalize the business case for implementing SharePoint Portal Server 2007, consult with you on the most appropriate version of SharePoint Server for your application, offer setup and deployment services, help you to install Microsoft SQL Server as a back-end database manager, improve your network integrity, integrate your off-the-shelf and custom application programs to work with SharePoint 2007, design a comprehensive security plan that incorporates portal technology, and deliver maintenance and Help Desk services.
Progent's certified failover clustering experts can help businesses to evaluate the benefits of deploying Microsoft Windows Server 2012 failover clustering technology to create an advanced high-availability/disaster recovery strategy, assist your organization to design and install a Windows Server 2012 environment, provide online and on-premises consulting services and engineering support for failover clusters composed of physical servers or virtual machines, and show you how to streamline the administration of clustered servers.
Progent's UNIX family support experts provide small and mid-size businesses and developers support for administering and supporting UNIX, Linux or Solaris environments that run with Microsoft-based technology. Progent can give your business contact with UNIX experts, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISA and CISSP credentials. This wide array of experience provides you with a convenient one-stop consulting firm to show you how to build and manage a secure and robust mixed-platform connectivity and communications environment that allows UNIX and Microsoft interoperability by integrating MS Windows with popular versions of UNIX including Apple Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or leading Linux variations including RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes significant enhancements in critical areas such as speed, availability, security, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that works seamlessly across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver efficient online and onsite consulting services such as planning, deployment, management, troubleshooting, and software development expertise to help organizations of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment.