Onsite Service Available in Monterey, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Carmel
Progent's IT consulting clients in Monterey, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Carmel and the Monterey Peninsula area include
e-commerce companies, insurance brokers, law firms, accounting firms,
product development companies and small-scale manufacturers. Progent's
most popular services in this area include outsourcing of IT
management, data center support services, 24x7 remote network monitoring, designing and implementing low-maintenance network
infrastructures, and emergency on-site support.
Many small businesses in this area make use of independent outside consultants who may not have the depth of expertise or access
to backup personnel
to respond quickly and effectively to emergencies or implement end-to-end solutions that really leverage IT.
Progent's network of Microsoft- and Cisco-certified experts makes it possible to
provide the right people when you need them.
Progent: The Microsoft and Cisco Certified Network Consulting Professionals
For over two decades, Progent's computer service engineers have been the top providers of economical Microsoft Windows support services, Cisco network technology integration and IT consulting services for businesses in the and Silicon Valley. Whether your organization needs urgent technical support from a seasoned professional, a network engineer, or a software programmer, Progent is your most reliable choice for IT services such as email help,
network protection testing and enhancement,
specialized application development,
virtual server architecture,
online instruction for Microsoft Office and Office 365 applications, and
fault tolerant network solutions.
As a Microsoft-Partner network consulting firm, Progent provides businesses in the Monterey area enterprise-class information technology consulting services as well as remote or onsite troubleshooting assistance for environments based on Windows and Cisco platforms. Practice areas provided by Progent include Windows Server 2019 migration expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Windows Server 2012 R2 planning and configuration expertise and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 migration support to build a firm basis for your IT network, MS Exchange 2019 Server deployment, Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 migration, Exchange 2013 integration and Exchange Server 2010 maintenance to provide a state-of-the-art email environment,
SharePoint configuration to facilitate collaboration, Microsoft SQL Server 2019 migration expertise, MS SQL Server 2017 expertise, SQL Server 2016 integration support, and Microsoft SQL 2014 deployment help to control your vital corporate data,
Dynamics GP/Great Plains software education for accurate financial information, and
Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM 2012) support and SCOM 2016 consulting services for proactively tracking the health of your information system.
Progent can in addition provide Cisco Premier engineers to show you how to maximize and maintain your network architecture.
Additional onsite and online IT consulting provided by Progent to clients in the Monterey neighborhood include project management expertise, Apple iPhone integration and management, Android phone and tablet integration, RIM Blackberry troubleshooting and Windows handhelds integration, site design for Wi-Fi deployment, database management and software programming support from certified SQL Server consultants, Oracle professionals, and MySQL application programmers, virtualization solutions from certified Hyper-V integrators, VMware vSphere and vCloud planning and deployment, VMware Site Recovery Manager business continuity planning, VMware NSX virtual network design and integration, and Citrix XenServer integrators, plus disaster recovery planning and testing.
ProSight Fixed-price Managed Services for Small and Mid-size Businesses
Progent provides a family of budget-friendly, fixed-price managed services designed to enable small and mid-size businesses to utilize the same best-of-breed IT solutions deployed by many of the world's leading enterprises. Progent's ProSight portfolio of network management outsourcing services addresses all critical aspects of modern networking such as email protection, behavioral-based threat defense, automated backup/recovery, network infrastructure management, VM hosting, and network resources documentation management. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Network Audits
- ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to manage the entire threat lifecycle including protection, identification, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
- ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Endpoint Protection and Microsoft Exchange Filtering
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
- ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup and Recovery.
- ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver centralized management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. For more details, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
- ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Management
ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and affordable for small and mid-sized organizations to map, monitor, optimize and debug their connectivity hardware like routers and switches, firewalls, and load balancers plus servers, printers, client computers and other devices. Using state-of-the-art Remote Monitoring and Management technology, WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology diagrams are kept current, copies and displays the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when issues are discovered. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting activities, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary tasks such as making network diagrams, expanding your network, finding appliances that require critical software patches, or resolving performance problems. Find out more about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure monitoring and management services.
- ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Remote Monitoring
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop remote monitoring managed service that uses state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) techniques to keep your network operating at peak levels by tracking the health of critical computers that power your business network. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your specified IT management personnel and your Progent consultant so that all looming problems can be addressed before they can disrupt your network Find out more details about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop remote monitoring services.
- ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
- ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to 50% of time thrown away trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a quick and affordable way for small and medium-size organizations to obtain an objective evaluation of the overall health of their IT system. Based on a selection of the leading remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools in the industry, and supervised by Progent's certified group of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the deployment of your essential network assets conform to industry leading practices. The Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI like a more manageable Active Directory environment. Both versions also include a year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM). Advantages can include lower-cost network management, better compliance with government and industry security regulations, more efficient utilization of network assets, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and recovery, and higher availability. See more about ProSight Network Audits IT infrastructure assessment.
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service built around a brief discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The fact-finding interview is intended to help evaluate your company's preparedness either to stop or recover rapidly following an attack by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, WannaCry, NotPetya, or Hermes. Progent will work with you directly to collect information concerning your current AV defense and backup/recovery platform, and Progent will then deliver a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can apply best practices to deploy a cost-effective security and backup environment that aligns with your business needs. For additional information, see The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.
Progent can provide advanced remote consulting services to help companies of all sizes integrate their information networks with leading public cloud platforms such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Progent can help your it team to design and administer hybrid ecosystems that support Windows and Linux operating systems and applications in either cloud-centric systems or in hybrid topologies that seamlessly combine on-premises IT assets as well as cloud services. To assist you to incorporate cloud services with physical datacenters, Progent offers a range of cloud integration services that include Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud design and deployment consulting, Amazon AWS cloud integration, Amazon Web Marketing Service development and troubleshooting, and Google Cloud planning and integration expertise. Progent has over 20 years of background delivering advanced consulting services online, and Progent can make sure you complete your cloud migration projects quickly and within your budget.
On-premises Consulting Services Offered at the QTS Sacramento Internet Data Center
The QTS Data Center facility, formerly the Herakles Data Center, is situated in the seismically-stable Natomas area of Sacramento, CA. If your company is now utilizing the QTS Sacramento Data Center as a colocation site or if your company is planning on migrating your primary or disaster recovery system to the QTS Sacramento Colocation Center, Progent offers a range of budget-friendly services that include data center relocation, system installation and updates, infrastructure improvements, comprehensive project management, virtualization expertise, remote network monitoring, streamlined network administration, software development, disaster recovery/business continuity planning, security assessment, and the support of Progent's Test Lab. To find out more, see Progent's onsite consulting support services at the QTS Colocation Center.
The Progent Test and Design Lab is a lab at the QTS Colocation Center with a collection of dedicated computers and network support equipment that can be utilized remotely or on premises to accommodate system testing, assessments, performance testing, repair, disaster recovery planning, education, and other reasons to help Progent's customers successfully carry out large-scale IT initiatives. For more information, refer to Progent's Test and Training Lab at the QTS Data Center.
Round-the-clock In Person Support Availability
Progent can provide optional 24x7 on-line or on-site computer help and information technology outsourcing expertise in these locations in your area:
- Pacific Grove
If your small business is in Monterey, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Carmel or anywhere in the Monterey Peninsula
and you need technical assistance, IT outsourcing, or top-level expertise from a Microsoft or Cisco certified consultant,
call 831-600-4300 or visit Contact Progent.