Small business computer networks located within the state of Maine can now have instant phone-based help from a Cisco certified CCIE network system specialist to help with urgent problems that threaten their computer network. Progent offers the services of the largest team of CCIE network consulting experts accessible by phone of any independent service organization in the U.S. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, engagement is fast, and service is unbeatable.

If your Maine network is outside of major metropolitan areas like Portland, Lewiston, or Bangor, contact with authorized CCIE engineers could be unavailable when there's a crisis. This can result in a drop in revenue for your company. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a Cisco certified CCIE engineer ready to offer the help to get your computer network running.

What Makes Support from a CCIE-certified Consultant So Significant?
A Cisco CCIE is a world-class network expert who qualifies for this elite title only after tough testing administered by Cisco. CCIE-certified consultants can handle even the most sophisticated problems surrounding network deployment, repair, and configuration. Progentís CCIEs operate freely with Cisco's in-house engineers in identifying issues with Cisco IOS utilities and creating workarounds or obtaining program updates to correct bugs. Most CCIEs work for large corporations or nationwide ISPs, and so their services are not readily accessible to the general public.

For businesses in Maine, Progent can provide easy, fast, and economical remote access to Cisco certified CCIE engineers. CCIEs are elite network experts who are awarded this prestigious classification only through thorough testing by Cisco. CCIEs are able to resolve the most complex issues surrounding network planning, integration, capacity, troubleshooting, and service. Progentís CCIE consultants cooperate closely with Cisco engineers in identifying problems with Cisco's IOS software and devising fixes or obtaining software updates to correct anomalies. Progent offers fast remote support from a CCIE so you can receive immediate help for complex network problems that are affecting worker efficiency but are beyond the expertise of your local IT support resources. Progent's CCIE support engineers can access your environment using advanced remote support tools in order to deliver quick and affordable analysis and remediation of critical network problems.

How Progent's Cisco Professionals Offer Expertise with Cisco Technology in Maine
Progent online professionals offer world-class assistance for a wide array of Cisco networking technologies such as:

Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower and PIX 500 Security Appliances
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Since Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole family of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most popular network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, deploy, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn additional details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower configuration and troubleshooting services.

Cisco Routers
Progent's Cisco Premier consultants can help your business to design, configure, and support an integrated business network that can simplify processes, reduce costs, and accelerate you return on investment. By teaming Cisco integrated services routers with Cisco Catalyst switches expertise and Cisco Aironet APs integration help or Meraki cloud-managed APs setup services, Progent can significantly increase the strategic value of your network infrastructure in Maine. Progent can provide extensive phone-based support. To find out more about Progent's expertise in Cisco router products, see Cisco Routers Professional Support.

Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac Wi-Fi Access Points and Wireless Controllers
Progent can provide access to a Cisco-certified Wi-Fi integration expert to assist your business to design, deploy, maintain and repair a converged wired/wireless ecosystem incorporating a broad array of wireless devices that offer the identical protection, expandability, and manageability you expect from your wired environment. Progent's Aironet Wireless Access Point consultants, Meraki Access Point consultants, and Cisco wireless controller experts can assist you to maintain legacy wireless solutions from Cisco or upgrade efficiently to current 802.11ac-comaptible products. Progent can also assist you to carry out efficient Cisco wireless IP phone integration with Aironet and Meraki APs for mobile onsite collaboration. Progent's CISM, CISSP, and ISSAP security specialists can show you how to design security into your WLAN and into your company's operations. Progent's disaster recovery consultants and business continuity planners can show you how to configure the high availability (HA) features incorporated into Cisco's wireless and wired products so your converged infrastructure provides non-stop return on investment. Progent can provide economical online and on-premises Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to design and install a Wi-Fi network with custom-designed AP clusters optimized for your individual work area layout, building structure, and application workloads.

Cisco Voice over IP Phone and IP Video Phone Solutions
Progent's Cisco IP phone and video IP phone consultants can assist you to integrate, maintain, and debug Cisco IP phones, video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent can provide expertise for all models of Cisco's IP phones from legacy Voice over IP devices to the newest HD media phones. Progent's IP telephony experts can also assist your organization to integrate your IP phones with Cisco Unified CM, formerly branded CallManager, or with Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) to create a an advanced IP-PBX environment for unified messaging and company-wide collaboration. Progent's consultants can provide support with all aspects of Cisco IP Phone integration including designing dial plans, solving IP phone registration issues, setting up SIP gateways, deploying ISR G2 routers with CUBE VoIP networking support, and designing Cisco UCS server failover and Cisco SRST solutions for high availability.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager and CallManager Collaboration
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM), previously branded CallManager, operates as the center of Cisco's collaboration platform. Unified CM and Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) offer a modern IP-PBX solution by integrating closely with unified messaging applications like Cisco Unified CM IM and Presence Service, Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail management, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach (SNR), and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (Unified CCE) for creating an advanced customer contact solution. Progent's CCIE-certified CUCM experts can assist with any facet of CUCM support and debugging in areas such as integrating Cisco Voice over IP phones and video phones, reviewing dial plans, configuring SIP trunking and PSTN calling, installing ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, creating Cisco UCS server failover systems for survivability, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server and Skype for Business.

Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki Switches
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network technology engineers can provide advanced online and on-premises consulting and technical support for Cisco's Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki series of fixed and modular switches for applications that run the gamut from small businesses and campus LANs to enterprise data centers and ISPs. Progent can assist you to deploy Cisco's rapidly improving switching technology to realize the performance, expandability, uptime, virtualization support, security and manageability needed by your organization. To learn about Progent's consulting and support services for Cisco's market-leading portfolio of Catalyst switches, refer to Catalyst switch support. For details about Progent's consulting and troubleshooting services for Cisco's Nexus Series of data center switches, refer to Cisco Nexus switch consulting and support services. For details about Progent's support services for Meraki switches, go to Cisco Meraki switches integration.

Cisco Security and VPN Products
Progent can give you access to a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to help you to choose, deploy, and support Cisco security solutions. Progent's CISM and CISSP security professionals can advise you about how to build security into your business operations in Maine and Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance experts can help you to design and operate Security information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions that enable you to stay compliant with regulatory requirements for timely security incident reporting. Progent can assist you to produce a documented security strategy to establish precise policies, install monitoring and tracking utilities, create and install a protected network architecture that incorporates technology from a variety of network companies, provide outgoing spam filtering with policy-based content filtering for in-bound and outgoing email, and recommend steps to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security consulting is available to help you configure an firewall, set up secure remote access to email and business information, and implement or troubleshoot Virtual Private Networks. To find out additional information concerning Progent's support for Cisco security and VPN technology, refer to Cisco VPN Professional Support.

SIP Infrastructure Solutions: SIP PSTN Trunks and Cisco CUBE Configuration Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified SIP trunk consultants and Cisco CUBE configuration consultants can assist organizations of any size to plan, integrate, manage, troubleshoot and upgrade Cisco's SIP connectivity solutions and Cisco's CUBE-connected IP PSTN trunks. Progent can provide cost-effective online or on-premises support to assist businesses to move efficiently to a productive unified communications network that delivers accelerated ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft collaboration consultants can assist you to establish connections between Cisco's CUBE Session Border Controller and Microsoft's VoIP and IP video applications such as Skype for Business Server or Lync Server for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.

Cisco Network Management
Progent's Cisco-Premier network management consultants can assist you to use Cisco's management tools in combination with a variety of powerful open source and proprietary programs to create a comprehensive management toolkit to keep your infrastructure running smoothly, consolidate valuable resources, guard your information, recover quickly from hardware breakdowns or deliberates attacks, and enable you to scale or repurpose system resources effectively and economically as your Maine company grows.

Progent can also help you to utilize network management tools to monitor and categorize system data to enable traffic shaping, which permits you to configure routers to impose a variety of bandwidth restrictions on certain types of processes according to the priorities you assign. By buffering and queuing excess packets that exceed your contracted rates, and by giving preference to the most important processes, traffic shaping can prevent Internet Service Provider excess usage penalties from spinning out of control and/or avoid lost productivity resulting from indiscriminate policing of your network traffic volume limits during periods of heavy demand. To find out additional information about Progent's network management support expertise for Cisco environments, visit Network Management Engineers for Cisco-powered Environments.

NetApp and Cisco Cloud Platform Consulting Services
FlexPod Datacenter is a best-practice cloud architecture created and validated jointly by NetApp and Cisco to combine servers, network fabric and SAN storage resources for hosting shared applications and management tools. To find out more details about Progent's consulting services for NetApp and Cisco cloud solutions, go to NetApp and Cisco Private Cloud Architecture Consulting.

How to Get in Touch with a Certified CCIE Networking Professional Immediately
To find out how to get in touch with a Cisco CCIE for online assistance in Maine, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Expert Remote Network Help.