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Cisco Certified Help and Support Virus Protection
Microsoft Exchange 2003 Technical Consulting

Progent's Microsoft-certified experts have 20 years of background providing e-mail and integrated email/telephony solutions for businesses. Progent offers economical Exchange Server support services to enhance email security and virus defense, provide fault tolerant email, and facilitate remote and wireless email connectivity. Progentís Microsoft Exchange help and support offerings can assist you in planning and deploying a Microsoft Exchange upgrade or a move from a legacy SMPT server or outdated Microsoft Email product such as Exchange 5.5 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.

Wireless Security Scan Consultancy
24-Hour External Network Security Inventory Professional

Progent provides small businesses a pair of specially designed network security evaluation scanning packages that provide, at a set fee, remotely administered scans of your security profile which are evaluated by professional security specialists who assess the results of the scan, present objective summaries of your existing security vulnerability, and make recommendations for improvements. Progent has developed two complementary network security inventory scanning packages for external and internal scanning that are priced to fit the budgetary realities of small companies while delivering enterprise-class evaluations of your IT network's exposure to assault.

Support and Integration SCVMM 2012 Live Migration
SCVMM 2012 and Hyper-V Support Services

Progent can help businesses of all sizes to adhere to leading practices to configure System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager hosts and host groups, networking, storage, and libraries; design, implement, and manage private clouds, VMs, and VMM services in SCVMM 2012; and integrate SCVMM with SCOM 2012 for enterprise-class reporting. Progent can help your business to move from an older edition of SCVMM or from another management system, and Progent can help you to optimize and troubleshoot your existing SCVMM 2012 ecosystem so you get the highest possible business value.

Top Co-managed Support Desk Consultants
Co-managed Help Desk Online Troubleshooting

Progent's Standard Help Desk Services provide a complete solution that handles all facets of remote Level 1 desktop technical support from service requests through trouble ticket generation, screen sharing, status tracking, problem solving, and management reports. Support services are provided at a substantial discount from Progent's regular Level 1 desktop service rates, and Progent offers the option of fast on-demand escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to resolve the most problems.

IT Outsourcing Advantages White Papers
IT Outsourcing Best Practices White Paper

Progentís IT outsourcing packages offer affordable network consulting for medium-size businesses. Whether it includes planning system infrastructure, setting up an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, rolling out an updated e-mail system, monitoring your network, or creating a web-based eCommerce application, outsourcing your IT engineering services can smooth out costs and minimize uncertainties, permitting network support budgets to increase in a more linear and controlled fashion than is feasible by assembling a bulky, knowledgeable in-house IT organization. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets tell you how Progent can help you build a protected and highly available network architecture for your vital Windows-based business software including Windows 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, and SQL Server.

Microsoft Exchange 2000 Network Engineer
Microsoft Exchange 2000 Upgrade Outsourcing

Years of experience with Microsoft's Exchange technology has made Progent among the most qualified computer consulting companies in California for configuring messaging systems based on Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server. Progent is skilled in helping small companies derive the full advantages of Exchange Server under typical scenarios such as updating from Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-provided or POP3 mail system, and outsourcing your Microsoft Exchange Server management.




Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful network integration, business management, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a talent for developing elegant IT solutions in his roles as as a network designer, software developer, project manager, implementation consultant, and problem solver for small companies, new ventures, and major enterprises.

64-bit Upgrade Support and Setup
24x7x365 64-bit Computing Consulting

Progentís Microsoft-expert consultants can help your organization to enhance your servers and/or desktops from 32 to 64 bits. Progent can assist you to understand the risks and advantages of migrating to 64-bit processing, design an affordable upgrade strategy that reduces operational interruptions, and deliver economical, expert remote help to assist your company to configure 64-bit software and application programs on your current hardware.

Specialists Solaris
UNIX Consultant

If your office computer system mixes Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your IT resources into a unified environment that allows all your OS platforms to coexist for easy administration, seamless dataflow, high availability, superior throughput, and strong security. Progent's Solaris and MS Windows integration assistance services feature network architecture integration and support, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), online network monitoring and administration, online network help and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Help Desk Call Center services.

Consulting Wireless Network
802.11 Wireless LAN Setup and Support

Progent can help you plan, configure, manage, monitor, and repair an efficient Wi-Fi network infrastructure, recommend appropriate technology, and configure access points, bridges, antennas, wireless controllers, and various wireless products. Progent can also help you create a thorough 802.11ac wireless system security plan that is well aligned with the security plan for your overall corporate network.

Technology Consulting Services Forefront TMG 2010
Forefront TMG Help and Support

Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security capabilities of ISA Server 2006 and offers a centrally managed web gateway that acts as a one-server platform for an array of security functions such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, reputation services, Virtual Private Network control, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 provides advanced web security reporting capabilities, permits custom reporting generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication and policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to lower expenses and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help your company to design and execute test and production implementations; interface Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint 2010; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to upgrade economically to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from any version of ISA Server.

Services Redundant Branch office Connectivity
Fault-tolerant Interoffice Connections IT Consultant

Progentís high availability inter-site connectivity and fault tolerant network connection engineers can help small organizations achieve zero-downtime Interoffice connectivity via fully redundant system architectures with transparent failover. Progentís CCIE engineers can plan and deploy ultra-reliable Inter-office connections supported by zero-downtime EIGRP network routers or non-stop OSPF configurations of Cisco routers. Progent can show you how multi-path connections and transparent fail-over offers affordable non-stop interoffice connectivity.

24/7/365 Outlook for Mac Integration Services
Microsoft Exchange and Entourage Remote Support

Microsoft Exchange and Macintosh workstations can co-exist efficiently. Progent's Apple and Microsoft premier consultants can show you how to set up Microsoft Entourage and Microsoft Exchange Server so your Mac users are able to collaborate with teammates who use Outlook. With Exchange and Entourage 2008 or 2004 for Mac, Exchange and Apple Macintosh software can collaborate, allowing Mac users to get and send email, search the GAL, import addresses, synchronize appointments, and alert fellow workers to conferences via your Microsoft Exchange account. Progent will verify that your Microsoft Server is appropriately set up and that WebDAV and Outlook Web connectivity are enabled. Progent also can provide specialized one-on-one Entourage training.

Remote Microsoft Expert Windows Server 2019 and SQL Server Integration Support
Windows Server 2019 Deduplication Onsite Technical Support

Progent's certified Windows Server 2019 experts can help your organization to plan and carry out a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2019 using your current system architecture or a cloud-based or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 offers significant enhancements in scale, performance, ease of management, Hyper-V virtualization, security and compliance, hybrid on-prem plus cloud deployments, availability, and Linux support.