When conducting IT tasks for enterprise clients, Progent uses a structured methodology driven by defined milestones so as to meet financial, timing and technical goals while minimizing productivity disruption. Progent's Enterprise Services Project Methodology utilizes accepted project management standards derived from the leading practices described by the Microsoft MSF methodology which includes requirements definition, architecture proposals, test models, design adjustments, and expert implementation. All facets are documented to provide a detailed description of IT services performed and to assist in ongoing network maintenance.
Stealth penetration checking is an important component of any overall IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can run extensive intrusion checks without the knowledge of your company's in-house network support resources. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether current security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event log monitoring are properly set up and actively observed.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management outsourcing provides comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size organization's production servers in an environment that delivers the highest level of dependability and scalability and is also simple to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are built on proven virtualization architectures that allow small companies with mixed- platform environments to economize dramatically on the costs of capital investments, system maintenance, and network management while benefiting from enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report is an affordable service centered on a brief phone discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is designed to help assess your company's ability either to block ransomware or recover quickly from a ransomware incident. Progent will work with you directly to gather information concerning your current security profile and backup/recovery system, and Progent will then produce a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can follow industry best practices to deploy a cost-effective security and backup/recovery environment that minimizes your vulnerability to ransomware and meets your company's requirements.
The clustering feature set incorporated into the Datacenter and Enterprise versions of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is radically re-engineered to simplify the deployment, configuration, and maintenance of server clusters that provide greater levels of network availability, security, efficiency, and flexibility. New or enhanced features include automated cluster Validation, revamped setup and installation, improved cluster administration, redesigned cluster infrastructure for maximum uptime, better protection and quorum models, elimination of failure points, greater storage and memory capacity, and improvements for multi-site clusters. Progent's clustered server consultants can assist you assess the business benefits of Windows clustering, plan and execute an installation, train your IT staff to manage your failover clusters, deliver ongoing consulting and support services, and produce and test a disaster recovery plan.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help your company to automate desktop change and update management by providing support for administration solutions that include Configuration Manager, SMS 2003, and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).
Progent can provide the temporary services of a seasoned CIO to offer a broad perspective to help your company pick and maintain IT technology to match your present needs and that can be a firm foundation for your growth. Progent's part-time CIO consulting services offer economic leverage to companies trying to maximize the benefits from their network expenditures but who are without the budget or hesitant to take on one more executive-level position to their head count. Since Progent is vendor-neutral, with a large staff of consultants certified to support all major operating systems and networking technologies plus a broad selection and application software, Progent is in a unique position to provide objective advice along with advanced technical support for creating information solutions that fit the special requirements of your organization.
Progent's Private Cloud Hosting and Management service provides comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size company's servers in a solution that gives the maximum level of dependability and expandability and is in addition simple to transfer to any data center. Progent's Private Cloud Hosting services are built upon proven virtualization techniques that allow small and midsize businesses with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the costs of capital investments, system support, and IT management while benefiting from world-class reliability and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Progent's Microsoft-Premier SQL Server consultants offer a range of services to help small businesses to design, deploy, administer, and repair MS SQL Server 2008 systems in order to realize the optimum business advantage from Microsoft's state-of-the-art relational database technology. Also, Progent can provide consulting expertise for network infrastructure, company-wide security, and application development to optimize the business benefit of your computer investment.
The Progent Test and Training Lab at the QTS Colocation Center is available for testing mission-critical applications, creating cost-effective system upgrade methodologies, assessing and optimizing performance, designing or validating business continuity strategies, mitigating compatibility problems, and establishing training systems for new products and technologies. For Progent clients without sufficient in-house resources to assemble proper test environments, the lab cuts capital outlay and technical risk while keeping vital network initiatives on schedule.
Progentís wireless engineers can help small companies design, select, evaluate, deploy and support protected building-to-building wireless bridging products that integrate seamlessly into your existing network while offering a level of protection that equals or excels wired interfaces. Progent offers experience in wireless LAN products from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and additional office wireless providers and can show you how to select and install the wireless connectivity technology that align best your business requirements.
Cisco's Small Business 100, 300 and 500 family of APs are Linux-powered units designed as entry-level wireless APs for light workloads. Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi infrastructure consultants offer online or onsite configuration and debugging support to assist you to plan, implement, upgrade, optimize, manage and debug Cisco Small Business Wi-Fi access point environments of any scale or topology.
Small to mid-sized companies can now get all the benefits of System Center Operations Manager 2007 and also have fast access to Progentís Microsoft and Cisco certified network consulting professionals. With Progent's economically priced IT service programs, mid-size organizations can choose a basic co-sourcing service program built around System Center Operations Manager 2007 with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and remote service or a comprehensive round-the-clock outsourcing solution. Progent offers expertise in Operations Manager 2007 to provide small company networks enterprise-class reliability, security and productivity.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop remote monitoring service that uses advanced remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to keep your IT system operating at peak levels by checking the state of critical assets that power your network environment. When ProSight LAN Watch detects an issue, an alarm is transmitted immediately to your specified IT personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so any looming issues can be addressed before they have a chance to disrupt your business.
Progent's consultants offer online and on-premises consulting services for organizations of all sizes to evaluate the benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Skype for Business from any release of Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can assist you to plan an on-premises, cloud or hybrid topology; interface Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office; configure HA mechanisms; interface Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and interface with other communication systems like Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified network security consultants can help you design and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that meets government and industry standards.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer small and medium size companies enterprise-level consulting services for Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003. Systems Management Server is Microsoft's standard tool for change and configuration management. SMS 2003, a component of Microsoft System Center 200, enables you to deliver important applications rapidly and reliably to appropriate workers, lower software expense and stay compliant by determining usage profiles, enhance Windows security by improving your awareness of vulnerability and by installing critical patches, manage your external workforce through accepted standards independent of connection or location, and lower operational expenses by efficiently exploiting the administrative capabilities incorporated into Windows. Progentís SMS consulting professionals can help you use SMS economically for automated software and application installation, security patch administration, and resource monitoring management including software and appliance inventory.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is an integrated library of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their operations by automating key sales activities including listings, orders, shipments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and finances. By leveraging Amazon's extensive online selling environment and automating their sales processes, merchants can expand their reach, lower their cost of sales, improve response time to customers, and add to their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) consultants can work with your development staff and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training to help you shorten development time and costs and get to market quickly.
Progent can provide the part-time or temporary assistance of a seasoned Chief Information Officer who can provide strategic direction to help your company select and maintain IT technology to match your present needs and that can be a firm foundation for your growth. Progent's part-time CIO services provide financial leverage to companies who want to maximize the benefits from their network investment but who are without the budget or hesitant to add another high-level position to their full-time staff. Because Progent is vendor-agnostic, with a sizable team of consultants certified to maintain all major OS platforms and networking technologies plus a broad selection and business software, Progent is in a unique situation to provide unbiased recommendations as well as expert technical help for creating IT systems that fit the particular requirements of your business.
Progent is among the most qualified network consulting companies for creating e-mail solutions powered by Microsoft Exchange 2000. Progent specializes in helping small and mid-size businesses get all the benefits of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 for common situations including upgrading from Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail system, and using managed services for your Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progentís Wireless Consulting Services provide a fast, economical way for companies of any size to deploy, manage, monitor and troubleshoot cutting edge wireless connectivity technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can help you plan and install hardware such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki access points and wireless network controllers. For mobile messaging and online applications, Progent supports Apple IOS iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows smartphones and tablets.
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts, or Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals, are consultants who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous examination and significant work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a quick and affordable alternative for small and mid-size businesses to obtain an objective assessment of the health of their information system. Powered by a selection of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools available, and overseen by Progent's world-class team of information technology professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how closely the configuration of your essential network devices conform to industry best practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI such as a cleaner and safer Active Directory implementation. Both options also offer the long-term advantages of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management technology. These benefits can include easier management, better compliance with information security regulations, higher utilization of network assets, faster problem resolution, more reliable backup and recovery, and increased uptime.
Progent offers a wide array of cost-effective consulting and support services to assist you to install, configure, troubleshoot, and administer workstations and notebooks based on Windows, Apple macOS and OS X, or various versions of Linux. Progent can offer onsite or online assistance for individual machines or notebooks or work with your business to design and carry out a large-scale rollout of new or updated OS platforms and business applications. Progent can also provide engineers and technicians to assist you to plan for and complete a site relocation or consolidation designed to produce minimal interruption to your productivity.
Progent can help your business to understand the wealth of subscription options available with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you derive maximum business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-platform networks that include Windows, macOS, and Linux technology. Progent can also assist your business to build and manage hybrid ecosystems that transparently combine on-premises and cloud-based resources.
Stealth intrusion checking is an important part of any overall IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can run extensive intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's in-house network support resources. Stealth penetration testing uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion incident warnings and event history monitoring are correctly set up and actively observed.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall experts can help you integrate, maintain, and update SonicWall firewall appliances including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of appliances and the legacy SonicWall PRO 2040 devices. Progent's CISSP and CISA-certified network security experts can help you incorporate SonicWall firewalls into a complete network protection plan and build protection into your business processes.
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 supports Instant Messaging, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop sharing, as well as IP-based and traditional public switched telephone network voice communication. Lync Server 2010 can extend the functionality of Microsoft Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office or cloud-based Office 365 and streamlines administration via integration with Windows AD. Lync 2010 can also cut expenses by doing away with Voice-over-IP equipment and subscription services, PBX systems, or conventional video conferencing technology. Progent's certified IM and Presence consultants offer online and on-premises support services to help you to manage and troubleshoot your existing Lync Server 2010 deployment or assess the advantages of upgrading from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is Microsoft's new version of the product family. Progent can also assist you to design and execute a smooth Skype for Business upgrade.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can help your organization to assess the business case for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can provide fast remote or onsite contact with experts in solution design and integration, software programming, SQL Server management, and cybersecurity.
Cisco has designed an extensive product line of routers that includes routers built to deliver the protection, performance, and availability demanded by customers from branch offices to worldwide enterprises. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, automatic failthrough, and backup power for improved fault tolerance and system availability. Progent can help you select and configure Cisco routers to establish a reliable infrastructure for your IT system and to make it easy to grow as you add new users, start new offices, deploy new services, open your network to clients and partners, and manage an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a variety of routers based on the Cisco IOS platform, including the Cisco 800 series of small business VPN routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 3900 and 4000 G2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 Aggregation Services Routers for wide area network edge applications, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as older 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable professional by improving your technical skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers this promise by recruiting the top consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using proprietary application tools to deliver the maximum level of support, and by streamlining our business models for finding and keeping customers.
Fortinet FortiGate next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) are industry leaders in delivering best-in-class performance for encrypted data inspection. Progent's Fortinet firewall consultants can help your business to deploy your Fortinet firewalls to protect all your IT assets at the enterprise edge, within the data center, at branches, and in the cloud.
E-Mail Guard is Progent's affordable antispam and anti-virus managed service that gives small businesses enterprise-quality defense against spam, viruses, DHA attacks, and other types of e-mail-based attacks on IT networks. E-Mail Guard is based on Postini's Perimeter Manager, a comprehensive library of web-based spam filtering and virus defense services that stop email assaults before they can penetrate the company firewall. Perimeter Manager also lets administrators monitor and manage their email application, irrespective of server vendor, hardware type, or geographic location.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing offers comprehensive hosting of a small organization's production servers in a solution that delivers the maximum degree of availability and expandability and is also simple to transfer to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting options are based on proven virtualization technologies that allow small companies with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the costs of capital investments, infrastructure support, and network management while achieving world-class reliability and an unmatched level of vendor flexibility.
Progent's seasoned group of IT consultants and subject matter experts have years of background delivering online and on-premises support for businesses of all sizes who want to incorporate Android phones into their information systems so that users can work together while on the go. Progent offers the breadth of skills to resolve network issues that involve numerous vendors and that represent a combination of legacy and current technology. Progent offers affordable online technical support to help you with any aspect of planning, deploying, managing and troubleshooting your BYOD environment. Progent can deliver as-needed support to help you to resolve especially stubborn IT issues, or Progent can provide comprehensive project management support to ensure that you complete strategic network projects on time and on budget. Progent can assist with on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid network environments and offers expertise with operating systems, apps, management tools and hardware infrastructure. Progent also offers specialized group or individual training to help you manage and operate Android phones and tablets securely and productively.
Progent can help you in any and all phases of your migration to Exchange Server 2016 such as designing high availability architecture for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2; migrating mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization strategy; determining storage requirements for your VMs, databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing (HLB) for fault-tolerant client access services; designing, setting up and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating your firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent can provide the support of CISM Certified security consultants. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the basic competencies and worldwide standards of skill that information security managers are required to learn. CISM gives executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and support services.
Progent's Check Point Software experts can help you select and configure Check Point Software Firewall/VPN utilities and appliances based on Check Point Software's technology to provide an economical and effective security defense for your business network. Progent can also help you configure other Check Point products including Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point UTM-1 firewalls with security products from other suppliers and provide a central stop for continuing network support, maintenance, education, and design expertise.
Progent can help your business to configure Cisco Wi-Fi controller appliances to manage and monitor Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can assist you to maintain and debug your current Cisco-based Wi-Fi solution or implement an efficient migration to Cisco's latest Wi-Fi controller solutions.
Microsoft Expert Consultant Services Exchange 2007 Server
Progent can assist you in any and all phases of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including designing HA infrastructure for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization design; specifying mass storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing for fault-tolerant CAS services; designing, building and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating your firewall; resolving SSL issues; providing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Stealth penetration checking is an important component of any overall IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can perform extensive intrusion checks without the knowledge of your company's internal IT resources. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly configured and actively monitored.
Microsoft System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) provides automatic backup and easy restore capabilities for Microsoft environment. SCDPM 2016 offers application-sensitive backup for critical platforms such as Microsoft SQL, Exchange and SharePoint, backs up Windows and Linux VMs, supports virtual machines running on Hyper-V as well as VMware, and integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Azure for cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can assist businesses of any size to design, deploy, manage, and repair an enterprise-wide backup/restore solution powered by System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can help you to migrate from an older version of Data Protection Manager or from a legacy system, and Progent can tune your SCDPM 2016 ecosystem for on local, hosted, cloud-based or hybrid deployment models. Progent can provide online or onsite support and can deliver as-needed expertise to resolve challenging issues or deliver comprehensive project management or co-management support to help you finish your SCDPM 2016 initiative on time and within your budget.
Progent can provide expert online consulting support to help organizations connect their IT infrastructure with leading public cloud platforms including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. Progent can help you to design and administer cost-effective environments that can include Windows and Linux systems and applications in either cloud-centric systems or in hybrid topologies that combine on-premises resources along with public cloud services. To help you to integrate public cloud services with physical datacenters, Progent offers a range of public cloud migration support services that include Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud planning and deployment services, Amazon Web Services cloud integration, and Amazon Web Marketing Service programming and troubleshooting. Progent has over 15 years of background providing high-level consulting expertise online, and Progent can make sure you successfully carry out your cloud migration projects on schedule and within your budget.
For large organizations, Progent can supplement internal network support groups by providing extensive experience in deploying key Microsoft and Cisco technologies. Progent's certified professionals offer Enterprise Active Directory help, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint experience, and Microsoft SQL Server consulting. For the nationwide or global businesses with branch offices, Progent can act as a seamless nearby supplement of corporate IT management. Progentís enterprise support services include company-wide security, remote branch office support, network design, Sarbox conformance, project management, and top-level support for multi-site office environments powered by Enterprise Windows 2003. Progent can offer field consultants and specialists to help with a site relocation or office move, or a system architect to help with setting up or utilizing an Internet Data Center or co-location site.
Progent's certified SharePoint Server 2019 and SharePoint Online consultants can provide economical remote and on-premises consulting expertise, software development, and troubleshooting services for businesses of any size who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2019 or SharePoint Online from older versions of SharePoint. Progent can assist you design and carry out a cost-effective migration to SharePoint 2019 on premises, SharePoint Online, or a hybrid environment that combines onsite and cloud-based infrastructure into a seamless intranet system.
Progent's Microsoft certified support team can help you design and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 migration strategy that avoids network disruption, reduces long-term service requirements, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server easy to manage. For complicated multiple server or multi-site upgrades, Progent offers the background to complete your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 help, troubleshooting, and design services include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server that are best aligned to your business goals.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 offers indispensable, standardized tools to computer experts as well as to network users, lessening the difficulty of creating, deploying, administering, and accessing enterprise information and analytical programs on platforms ranging from mobile devices to corporate data systems. The complexity and interconnectivity demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require an IT consultant with real-world expertise and broad knowledge in designing and building information-based, comprehensive business IT solutions. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of over 10 years of professional work involving Microsoft integration, ensures you success in planning, configuring and supporting Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET platform.
Years of experience with Microsoft's email products has made Progent one of the most knowledgeable computer consulting companies in California for integrating messaging solutions based on Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. Progent is expert in helping small businesses derive the full benefits of Microsoft Exchange Server under typical situations such as updating from Exchange 5.5 Server, migration from an ISP-provided or POP3 mail environment, and outsourcing your Microsoft Exchange Server administration.
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 firewalls with Firepower Services.