SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in key areas such as performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that operates seamlessly across all workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide efficient online and onsite services that include planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to help organizations of any size to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to assist your company to design and implement an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy following leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent can help you to plan and execute an efficient migration from a UNIX-based IT environment to a network powered by MS Windows and suited for running Microsoft's familiar office productivity suites, business applications, and software development platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and application specialists can assist you to guard your data and reduce productivity discontinuity by developing an effective transition plan that protects your existing assets in UNIX application and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration support expertise available from Progent include analysis of existing environment, transition strategy and testing, MS Exchange migration support, data and application software porting, and processor and mass storage transition and consolidation.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 offers indispensable, familiar tools to IT professionals as well as to information workers, reducing the difficulty of designing, integrating, managing, and accessing company data and database programs in environments ranging from mobile devices to corporate information systems. The complexity and integration requirements of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require a network consultant with hands-on experience and broad knowledge in planning and building data-driven, comprehensive business technology applications. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of more than 10 years of background supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in designing, configuring and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the capabilities of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and delivers important innovations plus a revamped architecture. These improvements affect key IT areas including ease of administration, availability, security and compliance, cost of ownership, collaboration, scalability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's certified Exchange 2013 consulting professionals can help you understand the potential business benefits of upgrading to Exchange 2013, design a cost-effective test and rollout plan, and educate your IT staff to maintain your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent also offers ongoing remote support and management for Microsoft Exchange 2013.
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's previous firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new deployments. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help your company to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your organization to plan, configure, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments built on ASA firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent's Windows consultants can assist businesses of all sizes to assess Windows 10 or to migrate to Windows 10 from any older version of Microsoft Windows. Online and on-premises assessment and migration services for Windows 10 offered by Progent include Return on Investment estimates, project coordination, application compatibility testing, pilot systems, virtualization architecture, Cloud solutions, mobile management and synchronization, teleworker connectivity, security and compliance, streamlined provisioning and management, network optimization, Wi-Fi support, disaster recovery planning, webinar training for IT support staff and users, and post-migration technical help.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall consultants can help you deploy, manage, and troubleshoot SonicWall firewall/VPN products including the newer SonicWall TZ and NSa families of firewalls and the older SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch devices. Progent's CISM and GIAC-certified network security consultants can show you how to incorporate SonicWall firewalls into a complete network protection solution and build security into your business practices.
Progent's service experts in Apple OS X and Microsoft Windows technology can help you integrate Mac and Windows computers into seamless networks with resource sharing and collaboration functionality. Allowing productive co-existence among a variety of servers and desktops powered by Mac OS and Windows calls for broad knowledge of and background with Mac and Microsoft technology. Progent's experience in Windows and Macintosh consulting makes it possible to offer expert support to businesses that rely on these technologies to maintain their strategic advantage. Progent's consultants can also help your business to interface Apple's iPhones and iPads with your Windows network.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified experts offer businesses of any size consulting, technical support, and development expertise for Microsoft SharePoint and SharePoint Online. Microsoft SharePoint is an enterprise solution that uses web technology for efficiently coordinating people, groups and information. Microsoft SharePoint provides a common location for your employees or customers to connect to, manage, distribute and interact with relevant information, files, and software and to interact with other people. Microsoft SharePoint allows quicker and better decisions, more efficient sharing across groups and more streamlined business processes. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, customers, workgroups and projects with the data they’ve created in a manner that makes data convenient to find, retrieve and apply. Progent's certified SharePoint experts can help your organization to support your existing SharePoint environment or upgrade to the current release of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Progent's managed services for patch management offer organizations of any size a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, validating, scheduling, implementing, and tracking software and firmware updates to your servers, endpoint devices printers and scanners, network infrastructure appliances such as switches and wireless access points, and IoT devices like sensors and health monitors.
Progent's certified consultants can assist you to evaluate the business value of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test environments and rollout strategies, tune your network for on-premises, multi-location, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, train your IT management staff, create an enterprise-wide security plan, streamline network management, assist with creating applications, and build and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Network monitoring typically consists of observing a network’s resource utilization to help identify throughput bottlenecks or fix hardware or program issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, free monitoring utilities that work under Linux and can be used to observe multi-OS environments where Linux and Windows coexist. Progent's network integration consultants can show you how to take advantage of both these programs to tune and troubleshoot your network. Progent's Linux support professionals offer small companies and developers assistance with administering and servicing UNIX and Linux networks that work with Windows-based products.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote or in-person support to help organizations of all sizes to design, deploy, manage, and repair a backup-and-restore solution based on System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent's consultants can assist you to upgrade from older versions of SCDPM or from another backup platform, and Progent can optimize your Data Protection Manager implementation for on premises, cloud, or hybrid datacenters. Progent can provide as-needed support for resolving especially challenging issues, or full project management services. Progent can also help your business to design SCDPM 2012 into an enterprise-class disaster recovery strategy.
Progent’s private cloud hosting service enables small and midsize businesses to run key applications such as Microsoft SQL and Exchange from a secure Tier III data center facility on fully redundant equipment with geographically separate backup. Progent uses Microsoft's Hyper-V technology for server virtualization and Data Protection Manager (DPM) for backup and restore. Smaller organizations can take advantage of Progent’s private cloud hosting service to avoid major investments in the acquisition, maintenance, and operation of computer equipment and facilities while benefiting the highest levels of system reliability and security.
Progent’s Co-managed Help Desk service allows your IT organization to share responsibilities for Help Desk support transparently between your IT staff and Progent's large roster of seasoned technical support engineers and matter experts (SMEs). Progent’s Co-managed Help Desk service is an advanced support solution based on the top shared PSA tool for handling service requests, ticketing, ownership, progress tracking, and reporting.
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Progent's support services for software/firmware update management provide organizations of any size a flexible and affordable solution for evaluating, testing, scheduling, applying, and documenting software and firmware updates to your servers, endpoints printers and scanners, network appliances like switches and wireless access points, and Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices such as sensors and robotics.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Progent's certified Office Excel and Office 365 Excel consultants offer a broad variety of online services to help your organization to design, develop, pilot test, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot business applications based on any version of Excel, including Office Excel desktop and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. Progent can help your business to migrate your current Excel solutions to the latest versions of Excel, integrate Excel with iOS-based iPhones and iPads and Android phones and tablets, and identify and fix compatibility problems between various releases of Excel. Progent can provide as-needed support to clients looking for a quick fix to a stubborn problem related to Excel and Progent can also provide comprehensive project management support for upgrading or developing line-of-business application software based on Office Excel. Progent's cost-effective online training classes for Office Excel can be customized to meet the special requirements of individual users or groups.
Progent’s consultants can assist you to plan and carry out an efficient move from onsite Active Directory to cloud-based Azure AD or to a hybrid solution that uses Azure AD DS and AD Connect to centralize identity services for both on-premises and cloud resources.
Progent can assist companies of any size to migrate any part of their computing infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can simplify network administration and lower hardware expense. Azure offers a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to evaluate the benefits and restrictions of various cloud computing architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local apps and network infrastructure and make sure that you sidestep the common mistakes small organizations make when moving to a public cloud. Progent can assist you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create transparent backup mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN tunnels and to integrate Apple iOS devices and Google Android handhelds.
If your company is producing UNIX-based applications in an environment that includes MS Windows-based servers, desktops, and office productivity products, Progent can provide comprehensive information technology outsourcing that frees you to concentrate on your field of high-value know-how while avoiding the constant distraction of maintaining your business network. By using smart network monitoring and by delivering remote and in-person support as your business needs it, Progent represents an affordable way for maintaining an IT system that features excellent dependability, protection, and efficiency. Progent's developer assistance offerings include full-service it outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, remote and in-person support and repair, 24x7 monitoring services, and Contact Center outsourcing.
Nagios and MRTG are useful, free monitoring utilities that operate on the Linux OS and can be used to monitor UNIX environments, Microsoft Windows networks, or multi-platform systems in which Linux and Microsoft Windows coexist. The Nagios monitor lets network managers to track network services such as POP3, HTTP, FTP, and NNTP. Multi Router Traffic Grapher permits you to track the bandwidth in and out of SNMP network devices such as servers, routers, and switches. Progent's network integration engineers can show you how to utilize both these programs to tune and troubleshoot your system.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.
Cisco's security and offsite access technology for small to mid-size companies represent a full array of easy-to-administer security hardware and software to help protect your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, and VPN access concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can assist your company to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your business objectives.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's ProSight Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services enables information technology managers to install and track the latest Microsoft patches and security releases to Microsoft Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP platforms. By using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services, IT personnel can fully and effortlessly manage the installation of patches that are released via Microsoft Update to servers and workstations in an organization. Progent can assist you with technical details of the initial configuration of Microsoft SUS such as planning the Microsoft SUS deployment, setting up user's workstations, defining the Group Policy settings, and ensuring your Microsoft Windows Server Update Services GPO is linked to an Active Directory container appropriate for your system environment.
Progent's Cisco certified wireless networking experts can provide economical remote and onsite help for both end-of-life and current Wave 2 Aironet wireless APs and Progent can assist you to design and maintain wireless solutions that incorporate indoor and outside/industrial Aironet APs.
Progent's Computer Help Desk Call Center Outsourcing Services for desktop technical support are designed especially for small businesses who require fast access to a Help Desk Service Center with expert telephone support and effective escalation options but who must operate within a limited network support budget. Key features of Progent's Help Desk Outsourcing Services are Helpdesk Phone Support, Optional Remote Access Provisioning, Initial System Assessment, Expert Escalation, Virtual Helpdesk Services, By-the-Minute Billing, and Help Desk Software Selection and Deployment.
Progent's data protection experts can help your company to create, implement and debug a backup/restore plan built around MSP360 technology. MSP360 offers file or image-based backup/restore for virtual machines and physical machines, works with all leading public clouds, and permits you to create a data protection solution with a low Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and a granular Recovery Point Objective (RPO). With ProSight DPS 360 Backup, Progent offers comprehensive monitoring and remote management of your backup system to prevent data loss resulting from human mistakes, computer glitches, malicious insiders, and external assaults such as ransomware.