Progent's seasoned solution designers and software developers can assist your company to create customizations to Microsoft GP/Great Plains that support the unique needs of your business while retaining the advantages of seamless Windows integration. Progent can also provide help with a selection of software development technologies that can be used to build user-interface and data integrations with Microsoft GP/Great Plains. These integration tools include Dexterity, Modifier, Visual Studio for Dynamics, Extender, eConnect, Web Services for Microsoft Dynamics GP, Integration Manager and ODBC.
Progent is a pioneer in cost-effectively providing world-class network help to small businesses. Progent's achievement in handling the IT service requirements of the historically underserved small company sector is the combined result of key technical and operational breakthroughs that have eliminated much of the traditional costs out of managing IT service, added unprecedented professional skill into the IT service system, and dramatically streamlined the solution cycle.
MS Office Communications Server provides IM and presence in a scalable, world-class solution offering advanced security, transparent integration with popular Microsoft software, an extendable, industry-standard development platform, and support for regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, SOX, and GLB. Communications Server allows lower costs and elevated operational efficiencies, increased worker productivity, and stronger IP security. MS Office Communications Server 2007 has been superseded by Lync, which in turn has been revamped and renamed Skype for Business. Progent's certified unified communications experts can provide online and on-premises support and mediation help for your Office Communications Server 2007 deployment and can help you to assess the advantages of upgrading to Skype for Business. Progent can also assist you to design and carry out a smooth upgrade that will add business value to your information network
Progent's Citrix-certified experts can assist you to plan, implement, administer, and support a virtualized Windows application delivery system built on XenApp. Progent's Cisco CCIE network consultants can help you enhance your infrastructure for distributing server and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter management and support consultants can help your organization to administer and support a remote datacenter that features high uptime, advanced protection, and rapid disaster recovery.
VMware's market leading Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is a component of VMware vCenter that allows you to specify, automate and test a consistent process for recovering services quickly following a breakdown. SRM provides centrally managed and automated disaster recovery, application mobility, and non-disruptive site migration, failback and re-protect. SRM also allows non-intrusive testing for site recovery, upgrades and patches and can generate reports to verify full service restoration, validate SLAs and prove compliance. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware Site Recovery Manager consulting expert to assist your organization to plan, configure, test and maintain a disaster recovery solution powered by VMware SRM.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall consultants can show you how to deploy, manage, and update SonicWall firewall devices including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the older SonicWall PRO 2040 products. Progent's CISM and CISA-certified cybersecurity consultants can show you how to incorporate SonicWall security gateways into an end-to-end security plan and design security into your corporate practices.
Progent wants to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited system engineers with Cisco CCDP or CCIE certification; security consultants with CISSP or CISM or equivalent security certification; and advanced network architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high uptime, disaster recovery, information preservation, and VMware. Progent also is hiring employees to join Progent's staff of helpdesk service technicians and off-site troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is looking for talented administrators able to operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.
Progent's disaster recovery planning and business continuity engineers can show you how to create a disaster recovery strategy in case of an IT network catastrophe. Progent can show you how to develop a complete disaster recovery plan that includes periodic disaster recovery assessments and testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized professionals can also help you create an affordable, high-availability system solution that takes into account reliability issues involving a broad range of infrastructure technologies and processes.
Progent offers the expertise of a veteran consultant with extensive experience configuring, maintaining, and enhancing video conferencing systems from leading vendors including Cisco, TANDBERG, Polycom, LifeSize, and Radvision. Progent's consultants can work with your in-house IT management group, your Internet Service Provider, and your video conferencing platform vendor to help your company increase the strategic value of your telepresence solution.
Microsoft System Center 2016 delivers important improvements for managing hybrid cloud environments through advanced support for Windows Server 2016, Windows 10; unified management of multi-OS environments that incorporate various Linux distributions, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware; and expanded public and private cloud support such as closer integration with Intune for Apple iPhone and Android smartphone management plus built-in integration with Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-enhanced analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting staff can provide advanced remote and on-premises support for all components of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager (SCOM), Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), Data Protection Manager (SCDPM), Orchestrator, and Service Manager. Progent can assist you to design and install a new implementation of System Center 2016, extend or tune your current one, migrate smoothly from a previous version of System Center, or debug your System Center solution.
Progent's ISSAP Premier security experts, or Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals, are experts who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through thorough testing and extensive work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.
Hyper-V 2016 utilizes core features initially developed for and proven on Azure, one of the world's biggest public clouds. This dramatically improves the ability of the Windows Server platform to support private cloud as well as hybrid cloud/on-premises deployment models by improving data security, availability, expandability, manageability, dependability and disaster recovery. Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to assess the advantages of Hyper-V 2016 for your organization, configure pilot environments to verify the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to support your vital workloads, design an efficient network architecture for a cloud-based or hybrid installation, create and execute a non-disruptive upgrade strategy, educate your IT administration and support personnel, and deliver ongoing consulting and debugging services to make sure that your Hyper-V 2016 solution gives you the highest possible business benefit.
Progent's background delivering Microsoft .NET services and SQL Server consulting, and Progent's application development experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and other developer platforms make it possible to create custom mission-critical programs and eCommerce environments that integrate transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Dynamics GP reporting consultants can help you create reports that let you analyze your business more effectively, turning uncooked data into valuable understanding of your business.
Progent can provide cost-effective remote assistance to help you to design, deploy, and troubleshoot any facet of your iPhone and Windows integration solution and is available for quick tasks to help you through occasional technical bottlenecks or major engagements to help you finish large-scale projects on time and within budget. Progent has experience in on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid environments and can help you create or maintain a resilient, protected and scalable network infrastructure that is best suited to your mode of computing. Progent also offers remote and on-premises training for individuals or groups to help manage and use your iOS devices in a secure, collaborative ecosystem that optimizes the strategic value of your information system.
Microsoft Lync 2013, now called Skype for Business, allows organizations of all sizes to build a manageable and secure communications environment that supports a BYOD computing model with instant messaging, real-time presence, web meetings with app sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN telephony enabled for a broad assortment of stationary PCs and handheld devices. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync 2013 experts and network architects can help you to evaluate the advantages of Lync 2013, create an in-house, cloud-resident (with Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed topology suitable for your present and future plans, deploy Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and provide live webinar and on-premises training to your IT staff and users. Progent has in-depth expertise in critical pieces of a Lync 2013 solution that include Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can help you to combine Lync Server 2013 with key Microsoft Office and Office 365 apps including Outlook and PowerPoint.
Progentís computer outsourcing services for small companies feature designing 2003 Server, Microsoft .NET Server, and Microsoft BackOffice environments, managing migrations Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Active Directory, and Exchange 2003 Server, Help Desk services, online and on-premises repair, fixing chronic integration issues, and producing a company-wide security strategy. Progent can show you how to maximize network reliability and performance with fault-tolerant configuration, resilient network topology, and proactive network monitoring. Progent also offers special project assistance for large-scale migrations and can help with needs definition, resource identification, bill of materials production, sourcing selection, purchasing coordination, and complete documentation. Progentís computer outsourcing service also includes education for office productivity programs such as Microsoft Office.
For medium-size businesses who need IT support, Progent offers a variety of alternatives such as on-site service, on-line assistance, phone-based Help Desk, round-the-clock support with automatic system monitoring, emergency staff augmentation, business relocation services, application programming, and professional consultation. For medium-size companies in California or other areas covered by Progent's field engineers, Progent offers expert in-person support for solving technical issues rapidly and economically.
Progent can help organizations of any size to follow leading practices to set up SCVMM 2012 hosts, networking, storage, and libraries; design, deploy, and administer private clouds, VMs, and services in SCVMM 2012; and integrate SCVMM 2012 with SCOM 2012 for enterprise-class monitoring. Progent can assist your business to move from a legacy version of SCVMM or from another management platform, and Progent can assist you to optimize and repair your existing SCVMM environment so you realize the highest possible business value.
Progent's Linux support services provide small and mid-size companies and software developers help with managing and maintaining Linux computers that operate with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent can give your business access to Linux consultants, consulting professionals premier by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This wide range of expertise provides you with an easy single consulting firm to help you create and manage a protected and robust cross-platform connectivity and communications environment that allows Linux and Microsoft interoperability by integrating MS Windows with leading Linux derivatives including RedHat, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandriva Linux, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware.
Progent's engineers can provide a variety of technical services to assist companies of all sizes to deploy, administer, and support environments that incorporate desktops, laptops, tablets, or smartphones based on Windows 8.1. For enterprises, Progent's experienced project management consultants can assist to create testing labs to evaluate Microsoft Windows 8.1 and plan and execute Windows 8.1 deployment plans based on proven methodologies.
Progentís ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it easy and affordable for smaller businesses to diagram, monitor, optimize and debug their connectivity hardware such as routers and switches, firewalls, and access points as well as servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Using cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management technology, WAN Watch makes sure that network diagrams are always current, copies and displays the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, monitors performance, and generates notices when issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting activities, ProSight WAN Watch can cut hours off ordinary chores like making network diagrams, expanding your network, locating appliances that need important software patches, or resolving performance problems.
Progent can assist your business in all facets of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2016 such as planning high availability system topology for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 Server and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; specifying mass storage capacity required for your virtual machines, databases and log files; configuring hardware load balancing for high-availability CAS services; designing, configuring and testing Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing your firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.
Progent's wireless VoIP phone configuration and troubleshooting consultants offer online and onsite support to help you create and maintain a Cisco wireless VoIP phone deployment by delivering services that can range from troubleshooting the configuration of a wireless IP phone or AP to offering comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the wireless architecture of a campus.
Years of experience delivering Microsoft support and Cisco technology consulting has allowed Progent to develop a unique ability for supporting branch offices that require network service with the responsiveness associated with with small companies but which offers professional communications, complete documentation, and adherence to corporate IT protocols. If your corporation maintains a branch office located anywhere in California or any area covered by Progent's consultants, Progent can provide a wide array of onsite and on-line IT consulting services and network design assistance.
Progent's Microsoft-Certified SQL consultants offer a range of support services to help small and midsize companies to plan, configure, manage, and troubleshoot MS SQL 2008 solutions in order to gain the optimum business benefit from Microsoft's state-of-the-art information management technology. Also, Progent can provide expertise for system infrastructure, company-wide protection, and application development to optimize the business advantage of your SQL Server 2008 investment.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can assist you to assess the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create pilot environments and rollout plans, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid environments, train your IT management, team, develop an enterprise-wide security plan, streamline IT management, help with application development, and build and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have extensive experience with Internet Security and Acceleration Server developing ISA Server-based security installations for information systems with multiple sites, remote workers, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. Progent's ISA Firewall experts are available to help your small business in designing and implementing a configuration of ISA Server 2000 or ISA Server 2004 that supports your information security requirements without overly restricting your IT system productivity. Progent's consulting professionals can help you migrate from Microsoft Proxy Server from Microsoft ISA 2000 to Microsoft ISA 2004 Enterprise Edition Server, ISA 2004 Standard Edition Server, or other up-to-date versions of ISA Server.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a rich, web-aware database and data analysis solution that enables the fast creation of a new generation of enterprise-class programs that can provide your business a critical competitive edge. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft integration, assures you success in planning, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET environment.
Progent's Microsoft-certified IT consultants can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting to help businesses of any size to design and implement an efficient upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 using a local, cloud, or hybrid architecture. Progent can assist your company to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your environment and can help you with any facet of designing, configuring, administering or debugging your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist your organization to take advantage of the many new high-availability and information assurance capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard and Remote Credential Guard, Just In Time (JIT) Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica, plus multi-domain clusters.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to maintain System Center 2007 Configuration Manager to simplify administration, enhance compliance, and increase productivity by ensuring that critical applications are always up to date, tracking licensing, and monitoring resource usage patterns so you can make smart buying decisions. Once your organization is ready to update your SCCM 2007 configuration management solution, Progent can assist you to prepare for and implement an efficient migration to SCCM 2012.
Progent can deliver a wide array of affordable consulting and support services to help your business to install, configure, repair, and manage desktop PCs and laptops based on Windows, Apple macOS and OS X, or various versions of Linux. Progent can offer onsite or remote technical support for single machines or notebooks or help your business to plan and implement a large-scale migration to new or updated OS platforms and business applications. Progent can also provide engineers and technicians to assist your company to plan for and complete a company move or merger organized to cause the least possible disruption of your business.
If you want to revamp your production web site, build internal websites for applications such as human resources or worker education, design a powerful web presence for a new business, or write line-of-business, data-driven specialized web applications, Progent can provide skilled and experienced web developers. Progent's experts can also help you design and maintain a secure, robust server and communications network, including off-site and wireless connectivity, to support your web tools.
Progent can provide onsite training designed for individuals who want to expand their knowledge of the Apple macOS and OS X platform, Mac computers, or Mac office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide specialized group or individual online classes for macOS and Mac OS X applications.
Remote server management cards give IT administrators full control of a server without the requirement for a personal presence. Through remote server management cards, all console screen data plus keyboard and mouse functionality are transferred to a remote session to a support expert who can be located anywhere with Internet access. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can help you to design, implement, and support a high-availability business network that includes remote management cards and Progent can use these remote server management cards to deliver efficient remote technical support. Progent has experience with a variety of remote server management cards such as Aten IP9001 remote management cards, American Megatrends remote server management cards, Dell DRAC cards, HP Lights-Out 100c remote server management cards, and Peppercon eRIC remote management cards.
Progent's UNIX platform support services offer small companies and developers help with managing and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-based networks. Progent can give your organization access to UNIX consultants, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISSP certification. This broad range of experience provides you with a convenient single consulting firm to show you how to create and manage a secure and reliable mixed-platform network and communications infrastructure that supports UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with popular variants of UNIX including macOS and OS X, Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, BSD, SCO and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms such as RedHat, SuSE, Mandrake, Debian-GNU and Slackware.
For medium-size companies looking for network support, Progent offers a variety of alternatives including on-site service, remote assistance, off-site Call Center, 24x7 support with automatic network monitoring, temporary staff augmentation, site relocation services, application programming, and professional consulting. For midsize businesses in California or other areas covered by Progent's onsite consultants, Progent offers expert onsite help for fixing network problems quickly and economically.
Progentís IT outsourcing packages provide economical computer consulting for small companies. Whether it includes designing system infrastructure, setting up an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying an updated e-mail system, monitoring your network, or creating a web-based eCommerce application, outsourcing your IT technical services can contain costs and minimize risks, permitting network service expenses to grow in a more moderate and manageable fashion than is possible by building up a bulky, all-purpose in-house IT organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets explain how Progent can help you build a protected and robust system architecture for your critical applications powered by Microsoft Windows such as Office XP, Microsoft Office 2003, and Office 2000.
Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi network infrastructure consultants can provide remote or onsite configuration and debugging services to help your organization to plan, configure, update, tune, manage and troubleshoot Aironet Wi-Fi access point environments of any scale or topology. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also help you to combine your Wi-Fi ecosystem with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-based resources to create an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is easy to manage and expand. Progent also offers affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to help you to determine the most appropriate selection, placement and configuration of Aironet wireless access points to work with your specific workplace layout, building structure, and expected workloads.
Progent offers economical online access to IT engineers with expertise in a broad array of utilities and technologies that provide solutions for backing up Microsoft Windows, Mac, and Linux servers and workstations plus laptops and smartphones. Progent offers consulting support for leading data protection platforms including Acronis, Barracuda Backup, Altaro VM Backup, Symantec Backup Exec, BackupAssist Software, CrashPlan, Double-Take Backup, Mozy, Retrospect, Time Machine, vSphere Data Protection, and FLARs. Progent can assist you to design, upgrade, or troubleshoot backup/restore systems for a variety of architectures including on-premises, remote, cloud-based, or a mix.
Progent offers the part-time services of a seasoned CIO to offer strategic direction to assist your company pick and support network solutions appropriate for your current situation and that can be a firm foundation for your future growth. Progent's part-time or temporary CIO services offer economic leverage to companies trying to optimize the benefits from their network investment but who are without the budget or unwilling to take on one more high-level position to their head count. Because Progent is vendor-neutral, with a sizable team of consultants certified to maintain all major operating systems and networking technologies plus a broad selection and business software, Progent is in a unique position to offer unbiased advice along with advanced technical support for building and maintaining IT systems that match the special needs of your organization.
Remote management cards give network managers complete control over a server without the need for a personal presence. Through these management cards, all console screen information plus keyboard and mouse operations are exported to a remote session to a support expert who can be situated anywhere in the world. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco authorized consultants can help you to plan, deploy, and support a high-availability company network that includes remote management cards and Progent can utilize these remote management cards to provide low-cost remote technical assistance. Progent is familiar with a number of remote server management cards such as Aten remote server management cards, American Megatrends MegaRAC remote management cards, Dell remote server management cards, HP Lights-Out 100c remote management cards, and Peppercon eRIC remote server management cards.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Excel and Office 365 Excel consultants offer a broad variety of remote services to assist you to plan, develop, test, install, administer, and troubleshoot business applications powered by any version of Excel, including Excel 2016 and Office 365 Excel. Progent can assist your business to upgrade your current Excel solutions to the latest releases of Excel, support Excel on iOS-based iPhones and iPads and Android smartphones and tablets, and fix compatibility problems between various releases of Office Excel. Progent offers on-demand help to clients who need a fast fix to a specific issue related to Excel and Progent also offers full project management services for upgrading or creating line-of-business applications built on Office Excel. Progent's affordable online training for Excel can be custom tailored to meet the special requirements of individuals or groups.
Progent is among the most experienced IT support companies for designing email systems powered by Exchange 2000. Progent is skilled in helping small businesses receive the full advantages of Exchange Server 2000 under common scenarios such as updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and outsourcing your Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progent's Microsoft certified support team can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Exchange Server 2003 migration plan that minimizes network disruption, simplifies ongoing support demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server easy to manage. For complex multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent offers the knowledge and experience to finish your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 help, troubleshooting, and consulting offerings include expertise with the integration of third-party enhancements of Exchange Server 2003 that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of top information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent's webinar training classes offer small companies the affordability, convenience, and versatility of online learning and the proven training methods of expert teachers who employ the latest collaboration software to reproduce live, interactive classrooms. Progent can provide remote education for key desktop applications including components of Microsoft Office suite such as Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Publisher, and Visio: Microsoft Dynamics business accounting and management reporting software such as Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains); plus additional popular desktop applications such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Writer, and Crystal Reports.