Les Kent has a 35-year history of successful network integration, executive management, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a talent for creating elegant information technology solutions during his time as as a network designer, application developer, project manager, implementation consultant, and troubleshooter for small companies, new ventures, and global enterprises.


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Microsoft Certified Partner Specialist for 64-bit Upgrade
Specialists in Long Beach, CA

Progentís Microsoft-expert engineers can assist you to enhance your desktops from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can assist you to calculate the costs and benefits of upgrading to 64-bit desktop processing, design an efficient upgrade process that minimizes operational interruptions, and offer economical, expert remote support to assist you to configure 64-bit PC desktop software and application software on your current computers.

Microsoft Configuration Manager Small Business IT Support Firm
Mountain View Migration Consulting for SCCM 2012

Progent's network consultants can assist you to automate desktop PC change and update management by providing support for management tools such as Configuration Manager 2007, SMS 2003, and Windows Server Update Services.

Consultant for Email Bayesian Analysis
Consulting for Email Intent Analysis

Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

On-site Support for Microsoft Certified
San Francisco Bay Area Certified Microsoft Partner Setup Consultancy Services

Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner and has earned accredited competencies such as Advanced Infrastructure Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners represent the most successful organizations who receive the highest customer endorsement and enjoy the closest operational relationship with Microsoft. The knowledge, skills, and dedication needed to achieve the status of Microsoft Certified Partner pays dividends to Progent's customers by enabling Progent to offer your business better technical solutions for your information system.

Online Technical Support for Core Routers
Information Technology Consulting for Core Routers

Cisco offers a full product line of routers including appliances designed to provide the security, performance, and availability demanded by organizations ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, automatic failthrough, and redundant power for improved fault tolerance and network availability. Progent can show you how to choose and configure Cisco routers to establish a reliable infrastructure for your IT system and to make it easy to expand as you support new users, start new offices, deploy new services, extend your network to customers and partners, and support an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent offers expertise in a range of routers powered by Cisco's IOS operating system, including the Cisco 800 series of small office VPN routers, Cisco 1800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 1900 and 3900 G2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for WAN edge applications, CRS Carrier Routing System for the network core, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Routers.

Small Business IT Outsourcing Whitepapers
Montgomery, AL Whitepaper for IT Outsourcing Examples

Progentís IT outsourcing services offer budget-friendly computer support for mid-size corporations. Whether it involves designing network architecture, setting up an in-house Help Desk or using an outside one, rolling out an updated email system, monitoring your network, or creating a web-based eCommerce application, outsourcing your network technical services can reduce costs and eliminate uncertainties, permitting network support expenses to increase in a more moderate and manageable fashion than is possible by assembling a large, knowledgeable in-house network support organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and flyers explain how Progent can enable you to create a secure and robust network foundation for your vital Windows-based applications such as Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server, and Microsoft SQL Server 2008.

SQL Reports
Migration for SQL Server 2008

Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and DBAs can provide online expertise to assist organizations of any size to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications based on the Microsoft SQL Server RDBMS and .NET architecture. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide support for any facet of application development in environments that range from small office databases to VLDB applications and data warehousing.

XenServer Virtualization Professional
Citrix XenMotion Consultants

Progent's Citrix-accredited engineers can help your company to evaluate the strategic benefits of XenServer as well as additional Citrix platforms, and can assist your IT organization to design, validate, execute, troubleshoot, and maintain a XenServer installation. Progent can in addition assess your existing XenServer environment and help you to optimize resource utilization, performance, protection, availability, and recoverability.

SQL Server Business Intelligence Professionals
SQL Server 2000 On-site Support in Sacramento

Progentís Microsoft certified consultants can offer small and mid-sized businesses advanced Microsoft SQL Server support. Microsoft SQL Server is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the speedy development of enterprise-class business applications that can give your company a competitive advantage. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and can query across the Internet and outside the firewall. In addition to providing expertise, support and troubleshooting services, Progentís SQL experts can help you use Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services and Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence to enhance the profitability of your IT network. Progent can also help you migrate from earlier editions of SQL Server to Microsoft SQL Server 2005.

Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 Network Consultant
Glendale, CA Microsoft ISA Server 2006 Online Support Services

Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 is a multi-functional edge gateway that provides a fully integrated application layer firewall, virtual private network (VPN), proxy, and Web caching platform for protecting the Internet-facing networks of any sized business against a broad range of attacks. Progent's certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 consultants can help you plan, rationalize, pilot, install, customize and manage the Standard or Enterprise edition of ISA Server on your network.

MySQL database Migration Consultant
Integration Companies

Progent offers affordable remote access to an Oracle MySQL RDBMS administrator or software developer and can help businesses of all sizes to configure and manage MySQL within a reliable IT infrastructure that offers high levels of performance, expandability, and protection. Progent also has proven skill helping companies port databases from Oracle to MySQL.

Nation Wide Support Computer Consulting Firms
Nationwide Remote Computer Outsourcing Consultants

Progentís Technical Response Center offers low-cost national after-hours online support for IT networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support engineers provide extended hours phone support and remote direct computer connection to isolate and repair network problems quickly and economically.

Security Penetration Testing Security Group
Worldwide Security Penetration Testing Cybersecurity Tech Services in Omaha, NE

Stealth penetration checking is a key part of any overall IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive intrusion checks without the awareness of your organization's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident alerts and event log monitoring are correctly set up and actively monitored.