Progent's team of certified Microsoft and Cisco consultants have in-depth experience designing, installing, and supporting unified communications solutions for businesses throughout the United States. Progent can provide organizations of any size world-class consulting expertise for unified communications solutions based on Exchange, Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business/Lync Server and Cisco Unified Communications Manager to help you maximize the business benefits of integrated email, voice mail, Instant Messaging, presence, and web conferencing. In addition, Progent can provide advanced support for video conferencing and immersive telepresence systems from Cisco/Tandberg, Polycom, LifeSize, and Radvision. Areas covered by Progent's unified messaging specialists, Microsoft Exchange consultants and Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure experts include:
Progent's unified messaging consultants can help you plan and implement migrations from legacy email systems or outdated email software to the latest Microsoft and Cisco technology. Progent also offers 24x7 network monitoring to keep your email system up and running, and Help Desk Call Center Support for quickly resolving email problems encountered by individual users.
- Security and virus protection
- Fault tolerance and disaster recovery
- Support for telecommuters and mobile workers
- Centralized communications management tools
- IM and Presence support with Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business, and Lync Server (formerly Office Communications Server)
- Universal inboxes with voicemail and multimedia support
- VoIP solutions based on Cisco infrastructure and endpoints
- Video conferencing and immersive telepresence
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CallManager) Solutions
Cisco Unified Communications Manager, formerly CallManager, is the foundation of Cisco's communications and collaboration platform, providing a shared, high-availability solution for session and call control for voice, video, messaging, mobility, IM, presence, and web conferencing. Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM) and Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CME) offer a borderless PBX by integrating with applications such as Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service with Jabber support, Cisco Unity Connection and Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach (SNR), and Unified Contact Center for creating a highly automated customer contact center. Progent's CCIE-certified network consultants offer efficient and budget-friendly remote and on-premises support to assist businesses of any size to create and administer CUCM environments by providing Cisco Unified Communications Manager configuration and troubleshooting services that deliver maximum business value. Progent can help with any aspect of CUCM setup and debugging in areas such as designing dial plans, integrating Cisco IP handsets, configuring SIP PSTN trunks with the Cisco CUBE, installing ISR routers, creating UCS server clustering systems for survivability, performance tuning, and integration with Microsoft Office. To learn about Progent's consulting services for SIP PSTN trunks and the Cisco CUBE session border controller, see SIP and CUBE infrastructure solutions: SIP trunks and Cisco CUBE integration expertise.
Microsoft 365 Exchange Online Integration with On-premises Exchange
Microsoft has created the technologies and management tools needed to build hybrid email solutions that span Microsoft 365 and on-premises Exchange deployments. These hybrid solutions allow you to locate specified mailboxes on your on premises datacenter and have other mailboxes hosted in the Microsoft 365 cloud. This hybrid architecture may be required in order to comply with regulatory demands or corporate security standards. Progent's Microsoft certified Exchange specialists can assist your IT team with any phase of planning, testing, deploying and troubleshooting a hybrid Microsoft 365 and on-premises Exchange solution. Progent offers on-demand remote support and guidance to help you get past occasional technical road blocks, and Progent also offers full-service project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to ensure your hybrid Microsoft 365/on-premises Exchange project is completed on time, on budget, and in accordance with leading practices. For details about Progent's consulting services for hybrid Microsoft 365 and on-premises Exchange solutions, see Microsoft 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
Email Security: Spam, Virus and Data Loss Protection
Email is the most common target for malicious hackers and computer viruses. Progent has extensive experience designing and implementing secure Exchange-based email systems featuring real-time virus protection for incoming and outgoing mail. Progent's ProSight Email Guard spam and virus protection solution combines cloud-based resources with a purpose-built on-premises email security gateway to provide small and mid-sized businesses with enterprise-class protection that includes policy-based automatic content filtering and encryption for outbound email. Progent's comprehensive security audits can check your system's vulnerability, and Progent can help you quickly clean up the damage resulting from hacker and virus attacks.
Remote and Mobile Email Access
Progent's experts can configure and maintain Microsoft Exchange Servers and Outlook clients so that corporate email and collaborative information can be securely accessed by remote offices, telecommuters, and mobile workers. Progent can integrate servers, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 desktop PCs and notebooks, Apple iPhones and iPads, Androids smart phones and tablets, and Windows Phones by offering services that include iPhone and iPad integration and Android phone and tablet consulting.
Email Migration Services
Progent offers cost-effective Exchange 2019 migration planning and support, Exchange 2016 upgrading, and Exchange 2013 migration services to help you follow leading practices to carry out an efficient upgrade from outdated versions of Exchange or from legacy email systems. Progent can help with every step of your Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 or Exchange 2013 upgrade to Exchange 2019 or Microsoft 365 Exchange including outsourced or co-sourced project management, site readiness analysis, recommended sourcing for any new hardware that may be required, designing and configuring DAG groups for high availability, moving mailboxes, setting up load balancing and firewalls, pilot testing, system deployment and tuning, client remediation, and webinar training for network managers and users. If you are moving from a UNIX environment to a Windows solution, Progent can provide UNIX messaging to Exchange migration help.
Microsoft Chat, Presence, Conferencing, and Collaboration Solutions
Progent offers Microsoft Teams integration, Skype for Business consulting, and Microsoft Lync Server migration support to help you build a modern collaboration ecosystem that seamlessly integrates Office/Microsoft 365 apps and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help you create and manage a secure unified communications solution that supports persistent chat, audio/video meetings with screen sharing, calling, cloud voicemail, group email, plus file and app sharing.
Email Management Tools
Sophisticated email management tools are available from Microsoft and third-party vendors to simplify important tasks such as distinguishing high and low priority email, eliminating spam, adding or deleting users, installing service upgrades, and monitoring performance. Progent can help you identify and configure management tools suited to your business so you can maximize the usefulness of your email system.
Email and Telephony Integration
Progent can help you turn your Microsoft Outlook clients into "universal inboxes" that can send and receive email, voice mail, faxes, and even wireless paging messages. Progent has years of experience installing, supporting, and using telephony solutions that enhance productivity by concentrating your most important business communications into a powerful, one-stop inbox.
Video Conferencing and Telepresence
Progent has extensive experience helping companies deploy and manage video conferencing and immersive telepresence systems and can provide online or remote access to a subject matter expert familiar with popular platforms from Cisco/Tandberg, Polycom, LifeSize, Radvision, and other major providers. To find out more, see Video Conferencing and Immersive Telepresence Integration and Support Services.
Microsoft 365 Exchange Backup and Restore Services
Microsoft 365 (previously named Office 365) offers rudimentary archiving but does not have native support for crucial data protection capabilities such as Exchange backups or long-term point-in-time data recovery for OneDrive or SharePoint Online. Altaro O365 Total Backup provides a feature-rich BDR solution for automatic backup and rapid recovery of all your organization's O365 mail, Microsoft Teams Chats, SharePoint sites, and OneDrive for Business files. Progent is an Altaro partner and offers ProSight Data Protection Services O365 Total Backup to provide comprehensive managed services for Altaro's O365 back/restore suite. ProSight Data Protection Services O365 provides a budget-friendly backup-as-a-service solution that guards O365 components against data loss or corruption resulting from user or system mistakes, malevolent sabotage, and malware attacks like ransomware. To find out more, go to ProSight Data Protection Services Altaro O365 Backup services.
Contact Progent for Email Solutions
If you are interested in using Progent's Microsoft email help, support or consulting services to fix or enhance your email system, call 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.