Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful network integration, executive administration, marketing, and operations. He has demonstrated a knack for creating elegant IT solutions in his roles as as a network architect, software developer, project manager, implementation consultant, and troubleshooter for small businesses, start-ups, and global enterprises.


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MCSE Expert Certified Data Protection Manager 2016 Business Continuity Remote Support Services
Global Microsoft Certified Data Protection Manager 2016 Storage Pools Online Troubleshooting Hillsboro, OR

Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) provides automatic backup and simplified restore functions for Microsoft networks. SCDPM 2016 delivers application-sensitive backup for key workloads such as SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint, protects Windows and Linux virtual machines, supports virtual machines hosted by Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Azure for convenient cloud-based backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help organizations of any size to plan, deploy, manage, and repair an enterprise-wide backup/recovery solution built around SCDPM 2016. Progent can assist you to migrate from an older release of Data Protection Manager or from a legacy solution, and Progent can tune your SCDPM 2016 ecosystem for on local, hosted, cloud or hybrid deployment models. Progent offers remote or onsite consulting expertise and can deliver as-needed expertise to help you through technical bottlenecks or deliver end-to-end project management support to help you finish your SCDPM 2016 initiative on schedule and within your budget.

Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage Spaces Specialists
Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Manager Consulting Services in Pittsburgh, PA

Progent's certified consultants can help you to assess the business value of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop pilot environments and migration strategies, optimize your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT support staff, create an enterprise-wide security plan, automate network management, help with application development, and build and test a DR/BC plan.

Security Audit Consulting
CISA Certified Auditor Security Group Santa Ana, California

The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a prestigious achievement that signifies expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-Premier network security audit professional trained to help companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, protection of data assets, and business continuity planning.

High Availability Internet Connections Network Consultants
Automatic Failover Consulting in Atlanta

Progent's Cisco-certified IT professionals can show you how to build an economical, 24x7 Internet connection architecture that can deliver non-stop Internet connectivity via a broad array of high availability Internet access technologies including non-stop BGP, transparent fail-over, and multiple ISPs. Progent can provide Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert engineers to help you apply the most current techniques for high availability Internet connections to implement a cost-effective, completely redundant Internet network with automatic failover and other capabilities to create fault tolerant Internet access.

macOS Network Specialist
Mac Lion Networking Online Help

Progent's Apple Mac support engineers can assist you with a broad array of system foundation areas including system architecture, off-site and mobile connectivity, internetwork communication, security, and emerging technologies including VoIP and fast wireless networking. For company networks built exclusively on Apple Mac OS X or for environments incorporating a mix of Mac, Linux/UNIX and Windows based servers and desktops, Progent has the knowledge and size to deal with the challenge of planning, configuring, and supporting a network infrastructure that is robust, safe, efficient and aligned with your business goals. Progent can help you deploy Appleís Xserve enterprise servers, Xserve RAID fault-tolerant storage systems, and Apple's Xsan storage area network solution. Progent can also give you access to certified experts to help you with Cisco routers and switches.

Integration for 64-bit Server
64-bit Computing Consultant Services in Saint Paul, MN

Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you design, document, implement, manage, and repair a network-wide move to 64-bit server and desktop OS software and business applications. Progent can help you pilot your 64-bit infrastructure to make sure it handles all of the important 32-bit programs which you intend to retain as well as the latest 64-bit versions of software you wish to install.

Cisco and Microsoft Certified Experts Consultants for Internet Data Center
CCIE Expert Certified Consultants for Fault Tolerant Colo

Progent's Data Center professionals can help you identify high availability data centers that match the specific requirements of your company. High availability Internet Data Centers are particularly appealing to small organizations because of their low cost and simplified logistics in comparison to pursuing a do-it-yourself approach. Attempting to design an on-site data center that offers even a basic level of fault tolerance is too expensive for typical small companies. Progent can show you how to get all the benefits of high availability data centers and 24x7 colo sites by providing a complete range of engineering and maintenance services.

ProSight Remote Monitoring and Reporting Consultants
Worldwide Engineer for Remote Server Monitoring in Philadelphia, PA

ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop remote monitoring managed service that incorporates state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management technology to help keep your IT system running at peak levels by checking the state of critical devices that drive your IT network. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alarm is sent automatically to your specified IT management staff and your assigned Progent consultant so all looming problems can be addressed before they can disrupt your business.

Desktop VPN Consulting Service Firm
Remote PC and Smartphone Computer Services Rolling Meadows, IL

Progent's remote connectivity and smartphone synchronization specialists can help you to plan and configure connectivity solutions for off-site desktops, notebooks, and wireless handhelds so they work tightly with your IT network, allowing you to improve the efficiency of your remote workers.

Computer Engineer for Exchange Server 2003 Upgrade
Technical Support in Orlando, Florida

Progent's Microsoft Premier engineers offer expert support for corporate-wide implementations of Microsoft Exchange Server. Progent's experts can help you prepare for multi-site Exchange rollouts or upgrades and can supply local personnel to assist large companies with deployments of Exchange Server in the or any area covered by Progent's consultants.

macOS and Windows Online Troubleshooting
Technical Support Services for Visual Basic for Mac

Microsoft Mac Office allows Apple Macintosh users to run the world's most popular office productivity programs. Progent's Apple-certified Macintosh experts can help you configure Mac Office on a mixed-platform network that incorporates Apple OS X and Windows platforms so that Macintosh users can take advantage of the new capabilities of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage for Mac in order to share data and system resources with colleagues who run Microsoft Windows. Progent's engineers have experience with both Apple Macintosh and Windows technology and can provide service for environments that mix Apple Macintosh with Microsoft Windows computers with complete resource sharing, or networks which carefully restrict sharing between Apple Mac and Windows users.

Solomon Application Support
Anchorage, AK MAS 90 Coder

Besides providing the expertise of Microsoft Dynamics GP specialists, Progent can provide consultants experienced in Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP Software, Dynamics NAV (Navision), Microsoft Dynamics SL, Dynamics RMS, Macola ERP, MAS 90 by Sage Software, and QuickBooks Pro. Progent offers programming, troubleshooting, administration help, upgrade assistance, and 1-on-1 or group webinar training classes customized to meet your specific needs. Progent's experts also can show you how to build and support a secure, reliable server and communications foundation to support your ERP, MRP and accounting solutions.