Progent is hiring a variety of on-staff employees including solutions-driven MCSEs; network consultants with Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, remote service specialists, and CISSP or CISM accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators able to operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Progent works with freelance consultants who have proven knowledge and field background in crucial information technology areas beyond our main technical focus. Our Experts Team employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for mission-critical applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class skills in technologies such as telecommunications, web site design, Electronic Data Interchange, eCommerce, or database management. Independent consultants premier by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time consultants to deliver end-to-end solutions for small business networks.
Cisco's Meraki line of access and distribution switches are designed for sites that go from branch offices to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants can provide cost-effective online consulting expertise to assist your company to design and implement a productive network architecture that incorporates Meraki switches, streamline network monitoring and administration with Meraki's cloud-based management architecture, configure policies to maintain compliance, develop and test a disaster recovery strategy, and resolve technical issues associated with any facet of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also assist you to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst core switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi access points to create a unified networking solution.
Progent delivered a wireless networking environment that allowed a school to increase efficiency and eliminate the ongoing costs of a dedicated data connection. Progent proposed a Proxim Tsunami wireless 60Mbps bridge. The economical building-to-building Proxim bridge is designed for connecting remote sites up to 2.5 miles apart and can reach even longer ranges. This wireless alternative offered improved bandwidth and reliability than recourse to amplifying the 802.11b wireless connection, and since it uses the 5.8Ghz spectrum it offered immunity to outside interference.
Progent offers support services for WatchGuard Firewall security gateways including the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can help you choose, configure, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that fits your network security needs and budget. Progent can help you to manage legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or upgrade smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent's certified Office and Office 365 consultants can help businesses to integrate Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 apps including Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Microsoft Access, Project and Publisher into a seamless solution that provides fast return on investment and promotes better business results. Progent can assist your company to integrate Microsoft Office or Office 365 apps with one another and with other core Microsoft technologies including SharePoint, Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server deployed locally or in the cloud. Progent can also assist you to resolve compatibility problems with different releases of Office desktop and offers customized online instruction to individuals and teams.
Progent's Data Center professionals can help you identify fault-tolerant data centers that meet the particular needs of your company. High availability Internet Data Centers are especially attractive to small businesses because of their low cost and simplified logistics in comparison to pursuing a do-it-yourself approach. Attempting to create an on-site data center that offers even a basic degree of fault tolerance is too expensive for the majority of small businesses. Progent can show you how to reap all the benefits of high availability data centers and 24x7 colo sites by offering a complete array of consulting and maintenance services.
Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist your company to manage your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your organization to design, integrate, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
For medium-size companies who need network support, Progent can deliver a variety of options including local help, remote assistance, off-site Help Desk, round-the-clock support with automatic system monitoring, temporary staff augmentation, site relocation services, software development, and professional consulting. For medium-size businesses in California or other regions covered by Progent's onsite consultants, Progent offers expert on-premises help for solving technical issues quickly and affordably.
Progentís Microsoft-expert consultants can assist you to enhance your servers and/or workstations from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can assist your company to calculate the costs and benefits of upgrading to 64-bit computing, plan an efficient migration strategy that minimizes business interruptions, and provide inexpensive, professional online support to aid your company to install 64-bit operating systems and application software on your current hardware.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over a decade of background designing, deploying, optimizing and fixing Microsoft SCOM solutions and offer companies of all sizes advanced remote or on-premises consulting support for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist your company to plan an architecture for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and resilience required to monitor your IT resources effectively, whether your infrastructure are onsite, cloud-based, or a mixed environment. Progent's SCOM consultants can also assist you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs according to industry best practices for monitoring network infrastructure and Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. In addition, Progent can provide responsive online or on-premises technical support to help you to fix serious issues uncovered by SCOM 2012.
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of critical data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's disaster recovery specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your critical information.
SQL Server 2000 is a rich, web-aware database and data analysis package that opens the door to the rapid development of a new generation of high-end applications that can provide your company a significant competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features built-in support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and outside the firewall. The expertise of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 engineers, averaging more than over 10 years of background supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, installing and supporting Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET environment.
DoubleTake/Carbonite Software publishes a family of products designed to deliver small and midsize businesses a variety of cost-effective solutions for replicating and recovering vital workloads including Microsoft Exchange, SQL Server, RIM Blackberry, and Microsoft SharePoint. Progentís disaster recovery planning experts have extensive experience integrating DoubleTake/Carbonite technology into small company information systems to achieve a high state of availability and business continuity capability at an affordable cost.
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and protect information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can save as much as 50% of the time spent trying to find vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you need the instant you need it.
Before Progentís MOM-based solution, network issues were handled reactively, once users complained about them. With the help of proactive, automated warnings and trend analyses created by Microsoft Operations Manager, Progent is now able to address server issues before they grow to be critical enough to impact network uptime. Thanks to Microsoft Operations Manager, Progent can deal with looming problems before clients suspect that the problems are there. Progent has background with Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 and MOM 2000 to provide small business IT systems enterprise-class reliability, safety and productivity.
If you are producing Linux-based software on a network that includes Microsoft Windows-based processors, PCs, and office productivity products, Progent can provide full-service network support outsourcing that frees you to concentrate on your field of strategic know-how without the continual distraction of managing your company information system. By using automated network monitoring and by delivering online and in-person support as your company needs it, Progent represents an affordable way for managing an IT system that features excellent dependability, security, and performance. Progent's UNIX/Linux developer assistance services feature full-service information technology outsourcing, virtual infrastructure, online and on-premises support and troubleshooting, network monitoring, and Help Desk Call Center support.
Progent has been delivering SharePoint support since the first SharePoint product was released over a decade ago, and Progent has the scope of IT knowledge to assist organizations of all sizes to design and implement a SharePoint Server 2013 deployment and develop SharePoint 2013 apps that add significant business benefit to your IT investment. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can help you to assess the business advantages of upgrading to SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint Online from older releases of SharePoint or from another collaboration solution; decide if an in-house, Cloud-based or hybrid configuration is most sensible for your busi9ness; and pick the right version of SharePoint 2013 for your applications. Progent offers comprehensive project management outsourcing or can assist in specific tasks associated with your SharePoint 2013 migration.
Progent's remote access and smartphone synchronization experts can assist you to plan and deploy connectivity solutions for off-site desktop PCs, laptops, and wireless handhelds so they integrate tightly with your information network, allowing your business to optimize the efficiency of your off-site workforce.
Progentís ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and affordable for small and mid-sized businesses to map out, track, enhance and troubleshoot their networking appliances like switches, firewalls, and load balancers as well as servers, printers, client computers and other devices. Using cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology diagrams are always current, copies and displays the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when issues are detected. By automating complex management activities, WAN Watch can knock hours off common chores like network mapping, expanding your network, locating appliances that need critical updates, or resolving performance bottlenecks.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 migration plan that avoids network disruption, simplifies ongoing service demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 easy to manage. For complex multiple server or multi-location migrations, Progent has the background to finish your move quickly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 help, troubleshooting, and consulting services include expertise with the integration of outside vendor enhancements of Exchange Server 2003 that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays within your security perimeter.
Microsoft CRM helps small businesses build positive client relationships. Built-in Sales and Customer Service components allow employees to share information to help improve sales success and offer steady, effective customer service. Progent can configure the most sensible server and communications infrastructure, including local and offsite wireless access, to support MS CRM, and Progent's Experts Team can supply your company with a certified MSCRM professional who can help you integrate Microsoft Dynamics CRM with your sales or customer support databases.
Progent's Cisco certified network infrastructure consultants offer high-level support services for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) (formerly CallManager). Progent can help your organization to integrate VoIP phones, design dial plans, configure SIP trunking and PSTN connections, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and deploy UCS server failover solutions.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable seamless hybrid environments that integrate Office 365 and on-premises Exchange deployments. This permits you to have specific mailboxes hosted at your physical datacenter and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist your organization with any facet of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange Online deployment. Progent's Exchange specialists can deliver occasional support to help you through stubborn technical bottlenecks and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange initiative is successfully completed on schedule and within budget.
Progent offers fast remote access to Cisco CCIE network infrastructure consultants. Progent's CCIE engineers can link to your network via powerful remote support tools to deliver quick and economical analysis and repair of urgent network infrastructure issues.
For corporations with branch offices in or any region served by Progent's engineers, Progent's Microsoft-Premier IT support professionals and authorized Cisco network consultants can provide a range of IT consulting services such as project planning, SOX compliance, office relocations, corporate security, network architecture, on-site or remote emergency support, and technical support for collocation hosting facilities. A Progent network consultant can help you design a multi-office information system that makes smart use of colocation services and Internet hosting sites. Progentís Microsoft Certified engineers can help major enterprises design, integrate and support massive rollouts of the latest releases of Microsoft technology such as Enterprise Active Directory, Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, SQL Server, and Enterprise editions of Windows. Progentís CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional experts can assist you to deploy Cisco products for connectivity solutions that incorporate basic, high-speed, integrated, and wireless networking.
Progent's certified SharePoint 2019 and SharePoint Online consultants offer affordable online and onsite expertise, software development, and debugging services for businesses of all sizes who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2019 or SharePoint Online from earlier releases of SharePoint. Progent can assist customers plan and carry out an efficient upgrade to SharePoint 2019 on premises, SharePoint Online, or a hybrid network model that incorporates local and cloud-based resources into a cohesive intranet system.
Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can provide companies of all sizes consulting, technical support, and development services for Microsoft SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. Microsoft SharePoint is an advanced solution that utilizes web technology for intelligently coordinating people, teams and data. Microsoft SharePoint offers a common spot for your workers or clients to access, manage, share and manipulate useful information, documents, and applications and to interact with one another. Microsoft SharePoint enables faster and better decisions, more efficient access across groups and more economical business practices. Windows SharePoint Services join workers, clients, workgroups and major tasks with the knowledge theyíve created in a way that makes data easy to locate, download and re-use. Progent's SharePoint consultants can assist your organization to manage your current SharePoint ecosystem or upgrade to the latest version of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
For smaller companies, network security and information assurance and compliance is too complex to stay ahead of yet too dangerous to ignore. The largest largest enterprises have been hacked, and the top cloud service providers have occasionally been taken down. It seems as though there's no place to run. Progent has made it economical for smaller businesses to carry out vital security tasks effectively by offering the benefit of billable time to the nearest minute with no minimum billing for online help. You have the help of a world-class information consultant to provide precisely the knowledge you need whenever you need it. Progentís CISA, CISM, GIAC, CISSP and ISSAP certified consultants can help your business with any level of network security including security assessments, malware defense and recovery, spam and email content filtering, email data leak protection, regulatory compliance reporting, and creating a comprehensive security strategy.
Progent can provide the affordable support of online Internet connectivity experts to help your company to assess or enhance your Internet services so your Internet access solution matches your business requirements. Support services provided by Progent's engineers include evaluation of your existing bandwidth use, carrier and service plan analysis and selection, network provisioning, and overseeing a smooth switchover to a different carrier and/or service arrangement. Network provisioning can include enhancing current routers and deploying additional ones, implementing firewalls, and designing dependable BGP configurations.
Progentís non-stop interoffice connectivity and 24x7 system connection consultants can help small companies achieve zero-downtime Interoffice connectivity by means of fully redundant networks featuring automatic failover. Progentís CCIE engineers can plan and implement high-availability Inter-office connections based on zero-downtime EIGRP network routers or zero-downtime OSPF configurations of Cisco routers. Progent can show you how multi-path connections and transparent fail-over offers affordable 24x7 interoffice connectivity.
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) provides automatic backup and simplified restore functions for Microsoft-based environment. Data Protection Manager 2016 delivers application-aware backup for critical workloads such as SQL Server, Exchange Server and SharePoint Server, protects Windows and Linux virtual machines, supports VMs running on Hyper-V and VMware, and integrates seamlessly with Azure for easy-to-manage cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help businesses of all sizes to design, implement, administer, and troubleshoot a multi-site backup/restore system built around System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can help you to upgrade from a previous release of DPM or from an outdated system, and Progent can tune your DPM 2016 environment for on premises, colocated, cloud or hybrid deployments. Progent can provide online or onsite support and can provide occasional guidance to help you through challenging issues or provide end-to-end project management or co-management services to make sure you finish your Data Protection Manager 2016 initiative on time and within your budget.
Progent provides small and medium size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security companies such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and SonicWall. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security strategy and choose the right products from a variety of vendors to support your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.
Progent's Data Center engineers can help you identify high availability data centers that meet the particular needs of your company. Fault tolerant Internet Data Centers are especially appealing to small companies because of their affordability and simplified logistics in comparison to taking a do-it-yourself strategy. Attempting to design an on-site data center that offers even a basic level of fault tolerance is too costly for most small companies. Progent is ready to help you reap all the advantages of high availability data centers and fault tolerant colo sites by offering a complete array of engineering and maintenance services.
Progent's Windows consulting experts can help businesses of any size to assess Windows 10 or to migrate to Windows 10 from an older version of Microsoft Windows. Remote and on-premises assessment and upgrade support for Microsoft Windows 10 offered by Progent's consultants include ROI analysis, project supervision, compatibility testing, pilot systems, virtualization architecture, Cloud integration, mobile management, teleworker connectivity, data and identity security, automated provisioning and management, network design, Wi-Fi support, disaster recovery planning, webinar training for IT support staff and end users, and ongoing consulting support.
By using virtual server technology, companies are able to operate multiple virtual machines on a single physical server. Virtual server technology enables companies to gain all the advantages of server isolation, but without the expense associated with purchasing additional server equipment. Virtualization is the critical technology for building private clouds, which offer important advantages such as reducing the costs of hardware, facilities, and management while improving data protection, network reliability, and disaster recovery. Other key server management options include server monitoring software, Windows Server Update Services, and remote system management cards. Progent's professional server management specialists can help you in all areas of server consolidation and administration to allow your company to contain expenses and save time.
Progent offers the support of certified consultants and experienced database application programmers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, business continuity specialists, and data security professionals to assist your business to evaluate the likely benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot environments at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and configure an efficient and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
VMware's popular Site Recovery Manager is a component of VMware vCenter that lets you orchestrate, automate and verify a repeatable workflow for recovering applications and services rapidly following a breakdown. Site Recovery Manager provides centrally managed and automated disaster recovery, application mobility, and non-disruptive site migration, failback and re-protect. SRM also allows transparent testing for site recovery, updates and fixes and can produce reports to confirm full service recovery, validate Service Level Agreements and prove compliance. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware SRM consulting expert to assist your organization to plan, configure, test and administer a disaster recovery solution powered by VMware SRM.
Progent can assist your company to design and implement an efficient transition from a Solaris-based information system to a network based on Windows and capable of running Microsoft's popular office productivity products, commercial applications, and developer platforms. Progent's Solaris, Windows and Cisco consultants and application experts can help you guard your data and minimize business discontinuity by designing an efficient migration plan that protects your existing assets in Sun Solaris software and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting services offered by Progent include evaluation of current infrastructure, transition strategy and testing, Microsoft Exchange migration support, information and application software porting, and server and storage transition and economization.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid networks that integrate Office 365 and on-premises Exchange deployments. This permits you to have specific Exchange mailboxes located at your physical datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you with any phase of planning, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver as-needed support to help you through stubborn technical bottlenecks and also offer extensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is completed on time and within budget.
Progentís IT outsourcing services offer budget-friendly computer support for mid-size companies. Whether it includes planning system architecture, setting up an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, rolling out an updated e-mail platform, monitoring your system, or creating an on-line business solution, outsourcing your network technical services can reduce costs and eliminate risks, permitting IT support budgets to grow in a more linear and controlled fashion than is feasible by amassing a large, knowledgeable in-house IT organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets explain how Progent can help you build a secure and robust system architecture for your critical Windows-based applications including Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, and Microsoft SQL Server.
Cisco's Small Business family of APs are Linux-based devices designed as value-priced Wi-Fi APs for light workloads. Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi infrastructure consultants offer remote or on-premises configuration and debugging services to assist your organization to design, configure, update, optimize, manage and troubleshoot Cisco Small Business wireless AP deployments of any size or architecture.
Ubiquiti's UniFi line of Wi-Fi network devices includes a wide selection of Wave 2 Wi-Fi access points, security gateways, and managed switches. UniFi appliances installed on multiple venues with any number of access points can be remotely configured and managed using free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and streamlines deployment, discovery, management, tuning, debugging, monitoring, and reporting. Progent can provide the expertise of veteran wireless consultants who can assist your organization to assess the benefits of UniFi technology for your business and help you to design, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot your UniFi ecosystem.
Progent offers national remote technical support and troubleshooting services for businesses who operate Sun Solaris networks or whose IT systems include a combination of Sun Solaris and Microsoft technology. Remote IT help provides maximum return for your IT dollar by preserving user efficiency and limiting the hours charged for network analysis and repair. Sophisticated remote support technology and experienced service specialists and consultants allow Progent to solve the majority of IT issues without wasting time and money by traveling to your site. In most of cases your network problems can be remediated by telephone or through a mix of telephone support and remote network analysis. Progent can make available Cisco certified CCIE network experts and CISSP certified security professionals to assist you with the toughest system problems.