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After Hours Specialist Capacity Planning Test Lab
Consulting QoS Test Lab

Progent's Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Data Center can be used for testing mission-critical applications, creating efficient migration procedures, evaluating and tuning performance, designing or verifying business continuity strategies, resolving compatibility issues, and establishing training environments for the latest technologies. For Progent clients without adequate in-house resources to assemble effective pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital outlay and engineering risk and helps keep vital network initiatives on schedule.

SCDPM 2012 Upgrade Remote Technical Support
Emergency SCDPM 2012 Protection Groups Specialists

Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote or onsite support to help companies of any size to design, deploy, manage, and repair a backup/recovery system built around System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent's consultants can assist you to upgrade from earlier 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 occasional support for fixing especially challenging issues, or comprehensive project management support. Progent's consultants can also assist you to design SCDPM 2012 into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.

Consultants Skype for Business and Cloud Voicemail
Microsoft Certified Expert Skype for Business and iPhone Consult

Lync Server 2010 provides Instant Messaging, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop collaboration, as well as IP-based and traditional public switched telephone network voice communication. Lync 2010 can enhance the functionality of Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office or Office 365 and simplify management through integration with Active Directory. Lync can also cut expenses by eliminating Voice-over-IP equipment and subscription services, PBX gear, or legacy video conferencing technology. Progent's Microsoft-certified unified communications experts can provide remote and on-premises support services to help your company to manage and repair your existing Lync Server 2010 deployment or evaluate the benefits of migrating from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is the new release of the product. Progent can also assist you to plan and carry out an efficient Skype for Business upgrade.

Configuration Cisco Virtual Private Network
VPN Network Consulting

Progentís Cisco Security/VPN professionals and CCIE and CCNP certified experts can help your small or medium sized company deploy and maintain Ciscoís security and VPN technology such as routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco Virtual Private Network solutions include both off-site access and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and Advanced Integrated Module hardware encryption cards, and hardware appliances, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or task-specific VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN solutions are simple to manage and provide the flexibility to evolve with your changing business requirements. Progentís Cisco-Certified network experts support Ciscoís complete line of hardware and software aimed at eliminating information theft, virus and worm outbreaks, DDoS attacks, and other threats to your information system. Progent can show you how to integrate Cisco technology to get safe access, intrusion protection, and comprehensive Identity services based on Cisco ACS using RADIUS security and TACACS to create a central client access control framework for user authentication, permissions, and tracking from a graphical Web interface.

Award Winning Meraki Switch Configuration Technical Support Services
IT Consultants Meraki Switch Deployment

Cisco's Meraki MS line of access and aggregation switches are intended for sites that go from small branches to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE consultants can provide cost-effective remote consulting to help you to design and deploy an efficient network solution based on Meraki switches, simplify network administration with Meraki's cloud-based management tools, define policies to maintain security, develop and validate a disaster preparedness plan, and resolve issues associated with any aspect of your Meraki deployment. Progent can also help you to connect Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki wireless access points to create a cohesive networking solution.

SCCM 2012 Migration IT Consultant
Top Integration SCCM 2012 Policy Settings

Progent can assist your business to plan for, deploy, and administer System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to upgrade smoothly to SCCM 2012 from a legacy device management solution or help you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 environment to support your changing IT needs. In addition, Progent can help you to build a software foundation that fully supports SCCM by providing advanced consulting support for associated Microsoft technologies including ADDS, Microsoft SQL SSRS, and Internet Information Services.

Exchange 2016 Mailbox migration Technical Support Services
Microsoft Exchange 2016 Migration Planning Troubleshooting

Progent can help you in any and all phases of your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2016 such as planning high availability (HA) architecture for a local, cloud-based or hybrid environment; server and CAL licensing compliance for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization design; specifying storage requirements for your VMs, databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing (HLB) for fault-tolerant client access services; planning, setting up and testing Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating the firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client integration with Office desktop or Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.

Top Microsoft Certified Active Directory Specialists
Remote Support Services Windows Active Directory

Microsoft Windows Enterprise Directory demands extensive field experience to integrate optimally across an enterprise. Progentís Microsoft Certified consultants are skilled in planning, deploying, and troubleshooting complex Enterprise AD projects. Progentís areas of proven competence with Windows Server Active Directory include replication problems, multi-domain partition configurations, repair of corrupted Active Directory objects, cleaning up residual beta version configuration objects in production AD systems, and repair of failed installations of AD and AD-integrated applications.

Remote Troubleshooting Windows Applications on Apple Mac
Remote Desktop Connection for Apple Mac Integration

For businesses that have a mix of Apple Mac and Microsoft Windows desktops, there exist two basic solutions for using Microsoft Windows-only applications on a Mac: remote access to a physical Windows PC or local simulation of a Microsoft Windows operating system on a computer. Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection Client for Apple Mac enables you to attach a Mac to a networked Microsoft Windows-based PC to use Windows programs and share system resources. Microsoft's Virtual PC for Apple Mac emulates Windows on a Mac system so you can run Windows applications locally. Progent's macOS and Mac OS X technology consultants can assist your business to maintain these products for using Microsoft Windows software on your Macs and can in addition assist you to evaluate and install other solutions for Microsoft Windows platform emulation.

Microsoft Windows Consultant Services
Microsoft Windows Consulting Services

Microsoft Windows 8.1 is engineered to run on computers ranging from smartphones and slates to engineering workstations. An abundance of innovative features, such as its touchscreen interface and iconic live tiles user interface, provide a broad range of benefits for organizations who know how to exploit them. Progent's Windows experts can help bring your business up to speed with Windows 8.1 and show you how to gain significant business advantage from the product's various new and enhanced technologies.

Small Office Network Consult
Small Office Upgrade

Progent offers organizations of any size enterprise-class network online or in-person consulting for information systems based on Microsoft Windows technology and Microsoft's .NET platform including MS Exchange Server 2013 and MS SQL Server 2012. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco Premier network consultants also offer security consulting for businesses varying in size from the small office to the global enterprise.

Immediate SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services Technology Consulting
PowerPivot for Excel IT Consultant

Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified engineers and seasoned software developers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network architects, business continuity planning specialists, and certified security consultants to help you to assess the likely benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define an efficient and secure network infrastructure that lets you maximize the business benefit of SQL Server 2012.