Microsoft supports seamless hybrid environments that combine Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems. This permits you to have certain Exchange mailboxes hosted on your corporate datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can assist you with any phase of planning, integrating and troubleshooting your hybrid Exchange Online deployment. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver as-needed support to help you through stubborn technical issues and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange initiative is successfully completed on time and within budget.
To deliver economical network services for small businesses, Progent offers full-service computer outsourcing plans that offer small companies fast access to technical expertise without requiring you to recruit, train, and maintain an expensive in-house IT team. Progent’s IT outsourcing services give you an affordable way for creating a protected and reliable system for your important Windows business productivity applications including Microsoft Office XP and Office 2003.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have more than 10 years of experience planning, deploying, enhancing and troubleshooting SCOM solutions and can provide organizations of any size advanced online or onsite consulting support for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to plan an architecture for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and resilience required to watch over your datacenter effectively, whether your datacenters are onsite, cloud-based, or a hybrid environment. Progent can also help you to import and customize Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs according to leading practices for tracking network fabric as well as Microsoft and 3rd-party apps and services. Also, Progent can provide responsive remote or on-premises troubleshooting to help you to remediate critical problems uncovered by System Center 2012 Operations Manager.
Progent is a pioneer in affordably delivering world-class network help to small businesses. Progent's achievement in addressing the network support needs of the historically underserviced small business sector is the cumulative result of key technical and process breakthroughs that have eliminated much of the conventional expenses out of managing network support, injected unprecedented professional skill into the IT service system, and dramatically accelerated the solution process.
Years of background delivering Microsoft support and Cisco network consulting has allowed Progent to develop an unmatched ability for supporting branch offices that require network help with the responsiveness common to with small organizations but which offers professional client interaction, thorough documentation, and compliance with enterprise IT protocols. If your enterprise has a remote office located anywhere in or any region served by Progent's consultants, Progent can provide a wide range of in-person and remote IT support services and system design assistance.
Progent can help your business in any and all facets of your migration to Exchange Server 2016 including planning HA system topology for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization design; specifying storage capacity required for your VMs, databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing (HLB) for fault-tolerant client access services; planning, configuring and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; providing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Our compensation structure is based on contribution, so similar to being a freelance contractor, your income is entirely driven by your generated revenue. Certain of our consultants focus on lifestyle issues and elect to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible calendar to follow personal enthusiasms such as mountain biking, car racing, skiing, fishing, vacations, or spending free time with family and friends. Others use the opportunity to make big dollars via hard work and extended hours. Progent completely encourages either end of the spectrum and everything in between.
Progent's expert consultants can show you how to define and deploy an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2003 migration plan that minimizes network downtime, simplifies ongoing support demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server easy to administer. For complex multi-server or multi-location migrations, Progent offers the background to complete your project quickly and economically. Progent's Exchange Server 2003 help, repair, and design services include expertise with the configuration of third-party enhancements of Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server that are in keeping with your business needs.
Progent can provide cost-effective remote support to assist businesses to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services including Amazon EC2 for virtual server hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Amazon Glacier. Progent can assist you with every phase of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design, pilot testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service provides complete hosting of a small or mid-size company's servers in an environment that delivers the highest degree of availability and scalability and is also easy to migrate to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are built upon proven virtualization techniques that allow small businesses with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure maintenance, and network administration while benefiting from world-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor independence.
Office 365 Exchange Online allows you to utilize cloud-resident virtual machines, mailboxes and other email components to lower hardware expense and administrative hassle. You can deploy Exchange Online to run all your mailboxes, or you can run a hybrid solution that incorporates on-premises as well as cloud-resident mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can provide affordable remote support to assist your small businesses to assess the benefits of Office 365 Exchange Online, design a solution that aligns with your functional requirements and IT budget, carry out a non-disruptive migration from your current Exchange organization to one that includes Office 365 Exchange Online, train your management staff and users, and deliver ongoing consulting and troubleshooting.
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance consultants offer support for any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC certification such as auditing network security mechanisms, incident management and response, traffic analysis, web-based services security and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Progent’s National Support Center offers nationwide remote support for Windows and Cisco-based small business computer networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier support engineers provide telephone help and remote secure network access to troubleshoot and resolve network problems rapidly and economically. The scope of IT experience available from Progent's team of nationwide support engineers allows Progent to escalate even the toughest problems to competent specialists as required.
Cisco's security and remote access technology for small to mid-size companies offer a complete array of easy-to-administer protection hardware and software to help you safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and VPN access concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can help your organization to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco protection technologies that align most closely with your business objectives.
Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can help you rationalize the economic justification for deploying SharePoint Portal Server 2007, advise you on the most sensible version of Microsoft SharePoint Server for your circumstances, offer setup and integration expertise, help you to set up MS SQL Server as a back-end DBM, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your standard and custom application programs to work with SharePoint Server 2007, develop a company-wide security strategy that encompasses portal technology, and provide troubleshooting and Help Desk support.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless network experts can provide remote or on-premises integration and debugging services to assist your organization to design, configure, upgrade, tune, manage and debug Aironet Wi-Fi AP environments of any size or topology. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also help you to integrate your wireless environment with your wired network and cloud-based resources to create a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity foundation that is simple to administer and expand. Progent also offers affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to determine the most appropriate selection, location and configuration of Aironet Wi-Fi access points to accommodate your specific office design, building structure, and expected workloads.
System Center Configuration Manager automates software provisioning across multiple sites, simplifies security and compliance settings management, keeps track of network resources, protects against company data leakage, performs health reporting, allows secure end-user self service, and offers a common control mechanism for administering mixed-OS ecosystems running on-prem, cloud, or hybrid deployment architectures. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consulting team and Azure cloud integration specialists can assist you with any facet of planning, installing, using and troubleshooting a System Center Configuration Manager deployment for on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid networks.
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Progent’s staff of Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts average more than ten years of hands-on professional experience, at the forefront of IT support, executing a wide range of IT tasks for an extensive mix of businesses. Every Progent consultant shares a refined collection of personal best practices which are incorporated into shared leading practices standards that Progent teaches its support staff. This means that you get not only expert technical skills, but also a support engineer with proven approaches for using technical knowledge to resolve real-world IT problems efficiently.
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's disaster recovery specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information.
Progent can help you in any and all facets of your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2016 such as planning HA architecture for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; CAL licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V strategy; specifying mass storage capacity required for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; configuring HLB for high-availability CAS services; planning, setting up and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; providing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent is among the most qualified information technology support firms for creating e-mail solutions based on Exchange 2000. Progent specializes in helping small and mid-size companies get all the benefits of Exchange 2000 for typical situations such as upgrading from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, migration from an ISP-managed or POP3 e-mail environment, and jobbing out your Microsoft Exchange 2000 administration.
Progent's expert support team can show you how to define and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade plan that avoids productivity downtime, simplifies ongoing support requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to manage. For complex multi-server or multi-location migrations, Progent has the experience to finish your project rapidly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 help, repair, and design offerings include expertise with the configuration of outside vendor add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Progent can deliver comprehensive remote support for all major technical areas associated with small business information systems and allows you to outsource an array of vital, on-demand support services including a temporary CIO to offer senior-level planning and budgeting capability, a Technical Response Center for help desk support, proactive remote monitoring, spam/virus protection as a managed service, best-practices project management help for critical initiatives like site relocations oroperating system migrations, connectivity consultants for designing fast and reliable infrastructure, security engineers to verify data safety and compliance, disaster recovery specialists to help design business continuity strategies, and software developers to write, enhance, or troubleshoot mission-critical applications.
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Remote management cards give IT managers complete control of a server without the requirement for an on-site presence. Through these server management cards, all console screen information plus keyboard and mouse functionality are exported to a remote session to an IT expert who can be located anywhere in the world. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco authorized engineers can help you to design, deploy, and support a fault-tolerant company network that incorporates remote server management cards and Progent can use these remote server management cards to deliver low-cost off-site technical help. Progent has experience with a number of remote server management cards including Aten remote server management cards, American Megatrends MegaRAC remote management cards, Dell DRAC cards, HP Lights-Out remote management cards, and Peppercon eRIC remote management cards.
Progent’s Technical Response Center provides national extended hours remote troubleshooting for computer systems powered by Windows and Cisco products and technologies. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier support experts offer after-hours telephone support and online direct network access to isolate and resolve technical problems rapidly and economically. The scope of IT expertise represented by Progent's staff of country-wide service professionals allows Progent to escalate even the toughest network issues to qualified experts as needed. For urgent problems, the Technical Response Center tries to respond to your request for support within one hour.
Progent can assist you to plan for, deploy, and administer Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2012). Progent can assist you to migrate efficiently to Configuration Manager 2012 from an older device and application management platform or assist you to enhance your current SCCM 2012 environment to support your changing IT needs. In addition, Progent can assist you to build an infrastructure that takes full advantage of SCCM 2012 by delivering advanced consulting support for related Microsoft platforms including Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS), Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), and Internet Information Services.
Progent can assist your organization in any phase of your upgrade to Exchange 2019 including configuring Windows Server 2019 as a host for Exchange; designing HA infrastructure for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; migrating mailboxes; planning and implementing Windows Hyper-V; configuring HLB; configuring DAG groups with MCDB solid-state caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook clients.
Progent’s consultants provide experience in multiple disciplines relevant to mobile networking such as network infrastructure, wireless data synchronization, wireless security, wireless email, Microsoft Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and wireless software programming. Progent's certified experts can save your organization work and expense by applying their wireless expertise to help you choose and configure mobile access solutions that fit the needs of your company. Progent can also optimize your IT infrastructure so that wireless appliances perform better.
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Progent can provide rapid remote access to Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure consultants. Progent's CCIE experts can link to your environment using powerful remote support utilities to provide quick and affordable analysis and repair of critical network infrastructure problems.
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Progent's Microsoft-certified SharePoint consultants offer affordable remote and onsite expertise, software development, and troubleshooting services for businesses of any size who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online from prior releases of SharePoint.
Progent is structured to provide comprehensive online consulting for all technologies common to small business IT networks and allows you to outsource an array of strategic, as-needed services such as a temporary Chief Information Officer to provide senior-level planning and budgeting capability, a Call Center for help desk support, 24x7 remote monitoring, spam and email-borne virus protection as an outside-the-firewall service, best-practices project management help for major projects such as office moves oroperating system migrations, Cisco-certified consultants for building and maintaining fast and reliable infrastructure, certified security engineers to verify data safety and compliance, disaster recovery specialists to design and document business continuity strategies, and software developers to write, customize, or troubleshoot mission-critical applications.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid ecosystems that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange systems. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes hosted on your physical datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's certified Exchange consulting team can help you with any facet of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver as-needed support to help you resolve stubborn technical issues and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is completed on schedule and on budget.
Progent's Cisco CCIE wireless network infrastructure consultants offer remote or onsite configuration and troubleshooting support to help your organization to plan, implement, update, optimize, manage and troubleshoot Aironet wireless access point deployments of any scale or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller experts can also assist you to integrate your wireless environment with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-based resources to create a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is simple to administer and scale. Progent also offers affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to help you to decide the most appropriate selection, placement and setup of Aironet wireless APs to work with your specific workplace design, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Secure Application Publishing with ISA Server 2006 provides more control over intranet resources while supporting increased productivity by making these applications available to authorized remote users. Internet Security and Acceleration Server helps protect corporate applications, services, and data across all network layers with application-layer filtering and powerful publishing tools. Progent's Microsoft-certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 experts can help you design, deploy, configure, and maintain Internet Security and Acceleration Server on your network so your business benefits from a smart and affordable balance of protection, productivity, and performance.
If you are a network consultant with system support experience, joining Progent and assisting Progent's customers will enhance your abilities via interaction with our team of motivated, world-class consulting experts. Progent's focus on providing network expertise and technical help to small companies will offer you the chance to work in depth with decision makers and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies. In addition, Our virtual office network offers state-of-the-art technology for remote service and wireless connectivity to allow you to come up with fast fixes when you take on mission-critical problems.
Progent can help you to plan and implement an efficient move from on-premises Active Directory to cloud-hosted Azure AD or to a hybrid solution that uses Azure AD DS and AD Connect to unify identity and access management for both on-premises and cloud resources.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is a low-cost collection of essential servers that provides the basis for a powerful but manageable information. The integration requirements of the Microsoft .NET components included with Microsoft Small Business Server calls for an IT consultant with real-world expertise and extensive knowledge in planning and implementing effective and comprehensive business technology solutions. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts have extensive backgrounds with the technologies incorporated in SBS 2011 and Microsoft SBS 2008. This expertise assures you success in deploying, administering, and servicing network environments powered by the Microsoft SBS suite of servers and applications.
Progent's Cisco-Certified network management engineers can assist you to use Cisco's network management tools alongside a variety of specialized third-party products to build a comprehensive network management solution to keep your environment operating reliably, fully utilize limited resources, protect your data, recover rapidly from hardware failure or malicious assaults, and enable you to add or repurpose network resources intelligently and economically as your company evolves.
Progent can show you how to plan, configure, manage, and troubleshoot an efficient Wireless LAN infrastructure, recommend appropriate products, and configure wireless access points, wireless bridges, radio antennas, wireless controllers, and various wireless products. Progent can also show you how to build a thorough 802.11x network security plan that is well aligned with the security strategy for your entire corporate network.
Progent provided a wireless networking environment that allowed a school to improve productivity and avoid the recurring expense of a dedicated data connection. Progent proposed a Proxim Tsunami wireless 60Mbps bridge. The economical building-to-building Proxim bridge is intended for interfacing remote locations up to 2.5 miles apart and can extend to even greater distances. This wireless alternative provided improved performance and reliability than simply amplifying the 802.11b wireless network, and because it utilizes the 5.8Ghz spectrum it provided immunity to outside interference.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to design and implement an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2003 migration strategy that minimizes network downtime, reduces long-term support demands, and makes your Exchange 2003 Server easy to manage. For complex multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent has the background to complete your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Exchange 2003 help, repair, and consulting services include assistance with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent can provide economical remote access to consultants with expertise in a broad range of utilities and services that deliver solutions for protecting Windows, Mac, and Linux physical and virtual servers and workstations as well as notebooks and smartphones. Progent can provide expertise for leading backup platforms such as Acronis, Barracuda Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, CrashPlan, Double-Take, Mozy, Retrospect, Apple Time Machine, VMware Data Recovery, and Oracle Solaris FLARs. Progent can assist you to design, upgrade, or maintain data backup systems for a variety of topologies such as local, edge to datacenter, cloud-based, or hybrid.
Cisco's wireless VoIP phones are hardened wireless devices designed for workers who are mobile within office, warehouse, health-care or other venues where management wants user endpoints that offer more administrative control, data security and durability than is possible with the BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Device) mode of workplace communications. Integration of Cisco's wireless VoIP phones usually requires that IT teams configure and fine tune numerous components of your Wi-Fi infrastructure including access points, routers, wireless LAN controllers, and call management tools. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants can provide remote and on-premises support to help your organization create and manage a Cisco wireless VoIP phone solution by providing integration services that can range from debugging the configuration of an IP phone or AP to offering project management outsourcing or co-sourcing services for modernizing the Wi-Fi infrastructure of an entire campus.
E-Mail Guard is Progent's economical anti-spam and virus defense managed service that gives small businesses enterprise-quality protection against spam, viruses, directory harvesting, and other types of email-borne assaults on computer networks. E-Mail Guard is based on Postini's perimeter management technology, a sophisticated suite of web-based anti-spam and virus protection services that ward off email assaults before they are able to penetrate the company firewall. Perimeter Manager also allows administrators monitor and control their e-mail systems, regardless of server vendor, hardware technology, or data center location.
Progent’s Cisco-Premier network consultants provide experienced PIX Firewall consulting services covering design, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls offers robust user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector threat security, and safe access services. Extending from compact, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small offices and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a healthy level of protection, performance and reliability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are based on a hardened, purpose-built operating system, PIX OS, minimizing possible OS-specific security holes. The Cisco PIX Firewall has received ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls deliver an array of integrated protection and networking services, including advanced application-aware firewall services, VoIP and digital media security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative tools. Progent’s network consultants can help you select and deploy any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls such as the Cisco PIX 501 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506E, PIX 515 Firewalls, the PIX 515E Firewall, the Cisco PIX 520 Firewall, Cisco PIX 525 Firewalls and the Cisco PIX 535.
Progent's wireless site survey and predictive modeling help you to plan, install and debug a Wi-Fi network customized for your environment, offering your business a wireless solution that has the reception, performance, capacity, Quality of Service, security, and roaming capability your company requires. Wi-Fi survey services from Progent include online predictive analysis for designing a wireless LAN and onsite survey services for validating, optimizing, and debugging an operational wireless LAN.