Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to evaluate the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, develop pilot systems and migration plans, tune your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT management, team, develop an enterprise-wide security strategy, automate IT management, assist with application development, and generate and test a DR/BC plan.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner with accredited competencies that include Advanced Infrastructure Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners are the elite organizations who receive the top customer endorsement and enjoy the closest operational relationship with Microsoft. The understanding, capabilities, and dedication needed to achieve the level of Microsoft Certified Partner benefits Progent's customers by enabling Progent to offer your company better support for your IT system.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security technologies of Microsoft ISA Server 2006 and offers a easily managed web gateway that acts as a one-server solution for a variety of security features such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes advanced web security reporting capabilities, permits custom reporting generated by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication, and can be installed as a virtual machine to lower costs and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can assist you to design and carry out test and production deployments; integrate Forefront Threat Management Gateway with Windows Server 2008 R2, AD, SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint; set up Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to migrate economically to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent can help you to understand the wealth of subscription options available with Office 365 and integrate your information network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent supports cross-platform environments that include Windows, macOS, and Linux software. Progent can also help your business to create and manage hybrid ecosystems that seamlessly integrate local and cloud-based resources.
Progent's CCIE-certified networking experts have extensive background helping Internet Service Providers to design, deploy, administer, tune, and troubleshoot fault-tolerant, extensible connectivity solutions appropriate for public networks.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that stores and organizes complete documentation for all delivered support activities. Unlike some freelance consultants or local support organizations who provide scant documentation or specifics of tasks performed, every service provided by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Each Progent staff member has access to the support documentation sent by every consultant to each client. The discipline of detailing and organizing support records allows more efficient support and avoids a slew of typical problems such as when a support client is effectively held hostage to a consultant who refuses to let go of vital service information.
Progent's Wi-Fi IP phone configuration experts offer remote and on-premises assistance to help your organization create and manage a Cisco Wi-Fi VoIP phone solution by delivering services that can range from troubleshooting the configuration of a wireless IP phone or AP to offering comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing services for modernizing the wireless infrastructure of a campus.
Progent's Microsoft-certified failover clustering experts can help companies of all sizes to evaluate the advantages of adopting Microsoft Windows Server 2012 clustering to build a powerful high-availability/disaster recovery strategy, help you to design and deploy a Windows Server 2012 environment, deliver online and on-premises consulting expertise and engineering support for clusters composed of physical servers or virtual ones, and show you how to automate the administration of failover clusters.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified experts offer businesses of all sizes consulting, troubleshooting, and application development services for SharePoint and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise platform that utilizes web-based technology for intelligently connecting people, groups and data. Microsoft SharePoint provides a common location for your employees or clients to access, manage, distribute and manipulate relevant information, files, and applications and to interact with other people. SharePoint allows faster and more intelligent decisions, more efficient sharing across groups and more economical business processes. Windows SharePoint Services connect employees, customers, workgroups and major tasks with the information they’ve created in a way that makes data easy to find, retrieve and apply. Progent's SharePoint consultants can help you to support your current SharePoint solution or upgrade to the latest version of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified risk management expert to help you to plan and implement an enterprise risk management strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent's ProSight Virtual hosting services offer small companies a range of advantages such as lower capital expenditures, reductions in operational costs, improved management focus, world-class protection, greater availability, and regulatory compliance.
The current Cisco ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more performance than Cisco's previous PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for new deployments. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist your company to maintain your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your business to plan, integrate, tune, administer and troubleshoot firewall solutions built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent can assist you in any phase of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2019 including configuring Windows Server 2019 for hosting Exchange; designing high availability architecture for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; designing and configuring Windows Hyper-V; setting up hardware load balancing; configuring DAG groups with MCDB solid-state caching; setting up Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating firewalls; integration with O365; and setting up Outlook clients.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progent’s server and endpoint remote monitoring service that uses state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to help keep your network operating efficiently by tracking the state of critical assets that power your information system. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alert is transmitted immediately to your specified IT staff and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so that any potential issues can be resolved before they can impact productivity.
Progent can supply small businesses with an information management expert who can function as a part-time CIO. This part-time Chief Information Officer can provide strategic direction to help you deploy sensible technology to improve business processes so they match better with your corporate objectives. Your company can develop and implement a well thought out information technology plan without absorbing the cost of a full-time senior IT executive.
Progent's expert consultants can show you how to design and implement an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade strategy that avoids productivity downtime, simplifies long-term support requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complicated multi-server or multi-location upgrades, Progent offers the background to finish your project quickly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 support, repair, and consulting services include expertise with the configuration of outside vendor add-ons to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 that are in keeping with your business goals.
Microsoft supports seamless hybrid environments that combine Office 365 and local Exchange deployments. This allows you to have specific mailboxes located at your on-premises datacenter and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist you with any facet of planning, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed support to help you resolve stubborn technical issues and also can provide comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange initiative is completed on schedule and within budget.
Progent’s certified Cisco IT security consultants offer expert PIX and ASA Firewall consulting support covering architecture, integration, and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers robust user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack defense, and safe access services. Ranging from compact, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small and home offices to scalable enterprise-level appliances, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls offer advanced security, performance, and high reliability for IT systems of any size. PIX and ASA Firewalls are based on a hardened, purpose-built operating system, eliminating possible OS-specific security holes.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the advantages of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create pilot systems and rollout strategies, optimize your network for on-premises, multi-location, cloud-based, and partial-cloud datacenters, educate your IT management, team, create an enterprise-wide security strategy, automate network management, help with creating applications, and generate and validate a DR/BC plan.
Progent’s Microsoft certified professionals offer small and medium sized businesses consulting services for Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront TMG and Internet Security and Acceleration Servers include a full featured application-layer aware firewall that can secure your business network from attack by external and inside sources. Forefront TMG and ISA Server provide deep examination of Internet protocols such as HTTP, which enables these products to uncover many attacks that can elude traditional firewalls. The integrated firewall and VPN structure of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server permit stateful filtering and inspection of all VPN traffic. ISA Servers are the mainstay of Microsoft's system security strategy, and Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security professionals can help you enhance your IT protection through experienced planning and deployment of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Microsoft ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can assist your company to install Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010, maintain all versions of ISA Server, or migrate smoothly from ISA Server to Microsoft Forefront TMG.
Progent's Cisco certified wireless networking experts offer economical online and on-premises support for both legacy and modern Wave 2 Aironet Wi-Fi APs and Progent can assist your business to plan and maintain Wi-Fi environments that include indoor and outside/ruggedized Aironet access points.
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Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a quick and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size businesses to get an unbiased evaluation of the health of their network. Based on a selection of the top remote monitoring and management platforms available, and overseen by Progent's certified group of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the deployment of your core network assets adhere to industry best practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and deliver instant benefits like a cleaner and more secure Active Directory environment. Both versions also provide the ongoing advantages of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management technology. These benefits can include simpler management, better compliance with information security regulations, more efficient utilization of network assets, quicker problem resolution, more reliable backup and recovery, and increased uptime.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help you to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your company to plan, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Windows Hyper-V 2016 incorporates key technologies initially designed for and proven on Microsoft Azure, one of the world's biggest public clouds. This significantly improves the ability of the Windows Server platform to run private cloud and hybrid cloud/on-premises deployment models by enhancing data security, uptime, expandability, manageability, dependability and disaster recovery. Progent’s Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist you to assess the advantages of Hyper-V 2016 for your business, set up test environments to verify the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to support your vital applications, plan a cost-effective network topology for a cloud-based or hybrid installation, develop and execute a smooth upgrade strategy, train your IT administration and support staff, and deliver as-needed consulting and debugging support to make sure that your Hyper-V 2016 investment delivers maximum business value.
VMware's market leading Site Recovery Manager is an extension to VMware vCenter that lets you orchestrate, automate and test a consistent runbook for restoring applications and services quickly following an outage. SRM provides centrally managed and automated recovery, application mobility, and non-intrusive site migration, failback and site re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables transparent testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and patches and can generate audit reports to verify full service recovery, validate SLAs and demonstrate disaster recovery compliance. Progent offers the support of a VCDX certified VMware Site Recovery Manager consultant to assist your organization to plan, deploy, test and administer a DR solution powered by VMware SRM.
Nagios and MRTG are useful, license-free monitoring utilities that run with Linux and can be used to analyze UNIX networks, MS Windows systems, or mixed-platform systems in which Linux and Microsoft Windows coexist. Nagios lets system managers to monitor network services such as SMTP, HTTP, FTP, and NNTP. MRTG permits you to track the traffic through SNMP network devices including servers, routers, and switches. Progent's system integration experts can assist you to use both these tools to streamline and repair your network.
Progent can help you plan and execute an efficient migration to Microsoft Dynamics GP so that you preserve your data, strengthen your security, enhance your analytics, take complete advantage of Microsoft Office integration, and minimize business disruption by creating and executing a sensible migration plan. Progent can also help train new Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 users so you don't waste productivity. Progent can improve your financial reports and business analytics by providing Crystal Reports consulting, FRx programming, and Excel expertise. Progent's experience with Microsoft .NET technology, Microsoft SQL Server solutions, and designing with VBasic, XML and other platforms make it possible to create specialized line-of-business applications and eCommerce solutions that integrate seamlessly with Dynamics GP.
Progent's Cisco-authorized IT consultants can help you build an affordable, fault tolerant Internet configuration solution that can achieve 24x7 Internet connectivity through a broad range of high availability Internet network products and services including non-stop BGP, automatic fail-over, and multiple Internet Service Providers. Progent can provide Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert engineers to help you apply the latest technology for high availability Internet connectivity to build a cost-effective, fully redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other capabilities to create non-stop Internet availability.
Our compensation structure is built on revenue sharing, so similar to working as an independent contractor, your earnings are entirely tied to your work effort. Some Progent consultants stress lifestyle issues and choose to consult at an easy pace, using our self-determined calendar to pursue individual pursuits such as hiking, car racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or spending private time with family and friends. Other consultants take advantage of the chance to earn major bucks via hard effort and long days. Progent fully encourages either side of the spectrum plus everything in between.
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a leading cloud-based document management system (DMS) designed for legal workflows. Progent can provide remote access to NetDocuments consultants to help your law firm to plan, configure, administer, tune, or troubleshoot a document management system solution based on NetDocs.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery software suite that combines failover storage clustering with continual replication to deliver rapid, zero data loss disaster recovery (DR) between sites that are up to 185 miles (300km) away from one another. Progent's team of seasoned IT consultants can help you to plan, configure, administer, upgrade, test and repair a disaster recovery system built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can assist you to select a topology for your MetroCluster deployment that meets your technical needs and budget. Progent can make sure you adhere to leading practices for configuring your MetroCluster solution by providing guidance with tasks such as assigning disk pools, arranging plexes layout, provisioning FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker, designing a TCP/IP configuration replication network between your peered clusters, and verifying your MetroCluster disaster recovery system to prove compliance with information assurance standards and government requirements.
Microsoft supports seamless hybrid networks that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange deployments. This allows you to have specific Exchange mailboxes hosted at your physical datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your organization with any facet of designing, implementing and debugging your hybrid Exchange solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide as-needed support to help you resolve challenging technical bottlenecks and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is completed on time and on budget.
Widows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V enhances virtualization in important areas such as secure multitenancy, flexible infrastructure, cloud readiness, scalability and performance, and fault tolerance. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can help your business to take advantage of Hyper-V to deploy and manage virtual servers to cut IT expenses and improve availability.
Progent's Power BI experts can assist you to design, install, manage, enhance or troubleshoot your Power BI business analytics solution. Progent can also help you to organize your source data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to build and manage an onsite, cloud, or hybrid architecture for Power BI.
Progent's CISSP-certified cybersecurity experts can help organizations of any size with any facet of IT security. Progent can create efficient cybersecurity solutions that guard a small office against modern threats or Progent can plan, configure, and monitor an end-to-end security environment for hybrid enterprise networks that support onsite, online, and mobile users accessing IT resources spread over multiple physical datacenters and various clouds.
Progent's expert support team can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 migration plan that minimizes network disruption, simplifies ongoing support demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 easy to administer. For complicated multiple server or multi-location upgrades, Progent has the knowledge and experience to finish your project quickly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2003 support, troubleshooting, and design offerings include assistance with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point consultants can assist your organization to plan, set up, administer and debug Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for deployments from a small office to a campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist clients to incorporate other Cisco appliances for unified management.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting combines proven virtual server architecture, a state-of-the-art data center facility, and the technical support services of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering team to provide small businesses with a complete information technology outsourcing solution that enhances network availability and security, eliminates management hassle, and saves money. With Progent's Private Cloud Hosting, a small or midsize business can have each of its operating system platforms and key application servers hosted in a safe and fault tolerant data center on a fast, high-availability virtual machine configured and supported by Progent's network support professionals.
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time spent looking for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it.
Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials is a value-priced, entry-level operating system that allows small organizations to transition from the older physical in-house datacenter to the contemporary hybrid networking model that includes on-premises and virtualized cloud-based resources. Progent's consultants can provide budget-friendly online consulting and troubleshooting services for Windows Server Essentials. Progent can assist you to evaluate the potential productivity and cost advantages of migrating to Windows Server Essentials and adopting a hybrid on-premises/cloud-based model for your network ecosystem. Progent offers comprehensive project management support so you can design and carry out a smooth migration to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Office 365, and other Microsoft Cloud applications and services. Progent can also provide as-needed consulting help, technical support, and training.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers offer advanced support in implementing, managing and troubleshooting any edition of Microsoft Project Server and can provide a wide variety of cost-effective online consulting services following industry best practices to help businesses of all sizes to receive all the advantages of this powerful project management solution. Consulting support available from Progent include solution planning, installation and upgrades, setting up safe file and status sharing among onsite and offsite users, network optimization, and specialized online training.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi network infrastructure consultants offer remote or on-premises integration and debugging services to help you to plan, configure, update, tune, manage and troubleshoot Aironet wireless AP deployments of any scale or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller consultants can also help you to combine your Wi-Fi environment with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-based resources to create a seamless enterprise connectivity foundation that is easy to administer and expand. Progent also offers affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to decide the most efficient selection, placement and configuration of Aironet Wi-Fi access points to work with your unique office design, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Progent is seeking a variety of full-time employees such as solutions-driven Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers; network experts who have Cisco CCNP or CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP or CISM certified security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers and administrators who can operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Progent works with independent professionals who have proven knowledge and field experience in crucial information technology topics outside our primary technical concentration. Our Experts Team employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for strategic applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in areas such as telecom, web site design, Electronic Data Interchange, eCommerce, or dbm programming. Freelance consultants premier by us coordinate with our full-time professionals to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize business networks.
Progent's Cisco Jabber consultants can provide online or on-premises expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to plan, implement, maintain, update or troubleshoot Cisco Jabber environments and Cisco Unified Communications Manager ecosystems. Progent can provide advanced support for all the technologies that go into building a cohesive Cisco Jabber collaboration solution such as Cisco network devices and management software, Microsoft Office 365 applications, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, SIP interfaces, Wi-Fi systems, cyber security, cloud computing, telepresence systems, PBX products, disaster recovery preparedness, and the many other components of a modern collaboration solution.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2019 experts can assist your company to design and carry out a cost-effective migration to Windows Server 2019 using existing system architecture or a new cloud-based or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 delivers significant enhancements in scale, performance, ease of management, Hyper-V virtualization, cybersecurity, hybrid on-prem plus cloud deployments, resilience, and container support.
Progent can assist your organization to utilize Cisco's networking technology to build a robust basis for your local, cloud-centric, or hybrid-cloud data center and streamline operations in key areas such as compute and storage consolidation, security and compliance, manageability, uptime, and recoverability.