Small business IT networks located throughout North Dakota can get instant remote access to a Cisco qualified CCIE network system expert to resolve urgent problems involving their network. Progent maintains the most extensive team of CCIE network support professionals available online of any independent support organization in the U.S. The cost is competitive, billing is by the minute, sign-up is quick, and service is world class.

In case your North Dakota office is beyond major urban neighborhoods such as Fargo, Bismark, or Grand Forks, help from authorized CCIE engineers may be hard to get when there's an emergency. This can cause lost productivity for your company. By utilizing Progent's remote support, you have access to a Cisco CCIE engineer who can deliver the expertise to get your information system on line.

Why is Support from a Cisco-certified CCIE So Significant?
A CCIE (Cisco Certified Internet Expert) is a world-class infrastructure specialist who qualifies for this ultimate certification by completing strenuous examinations supervised by Cisco. CCIE-qualified engineers can handle the most complicated problems involving computer network interfacing, troubleshooting, and configuration. Progentís CCIE-certified support specialists operate directly with Cisco's internal engineers in identifying anomalies with IOS software and coming up with temporary alternatives or downloading software patches to fix problems. Most CCIEs work for large enterprises or nationwide Internet providers, and so their services are not readily available to the general public.

For small and midsize companies anywhere in North Dakota, Progent offers convenient, quick, and cost-effective remote help from Cisco authorized CCIE support professionals. CCIEs are elite networking gurus who earn this prestigious certification only as a result of intense testing by Cisco. CCIEs are able to resolve the most complex problems surrounding network architecture, configuration, performance, repair, and maintenance. Progentís CCIE experts cooperate closely with Cisco in-house staff in identifying issues with Cisco's IOS software and devising fixes or obtaining patches to resolve problems. Progent offers fast remote response from a CCIE so that you are able to receive timely help for tough network issues that are impacting business productivity but are beyond the scope of your local IT support resources. Progent's CCIE consulting engineers can access your network using advanced remote support tools in order to provide quick and affordable diagnosis and remediation of critical network difficulties.

Ways Progent's Cisco Professionals Offer Expertise with Cisco Technology in North Dakota
Progent network consultants offer high-level help for a wide array of Cisco technologies including:

Cisco ASA 5500-X Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower and PIX Security Appliances
The current ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 security appliances for all new deployments. Following Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the entire family of Cisco ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, real-time threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help your company to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or migrate efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer online and onsite support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your organization to plan, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall environments built on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out additional details about Cisco ASA Next Generation Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging support.

Cisco Router Technology
Progent's CCIE and CCNP Certified consultants can assist your business to plan, setup, and maintain an integrated network infrastructure that can streamline operations, lower expenses, and accelerate ROI. By teaming Cisco integrated services routers with Catalyst switches expertise and Aironet indoor and outdoor APs integration help or Cisco Meraki access points setup services, Progent can dramatically enhance the strategic value of your integrated network in North Dakota. Progent can provide comprehensive remote help. To find out more concerning Progent's expertise in Cisco router solutions, visit Cisco Routers Professional Expertise.

Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac Access Points and Wireless Network Controllers
Progent can provide access to a Cisco-certified Wi-Fi integration consulting professional to assist your business to plan, deploy, manage and repair a converged wired and wireless environment integrating a broad range of wireless products that offer the identical protection, scalability, and ease of management you demand from a wired network. Progent's Aironet Access Point experts, Meraki Wi-Fi AP consultants, and Cisco WiFi controller consultants can assist you to support early-generation wireless solutions from Cisco or migrate efficiently to current 802.11ac-comaptible products. Progent can also assist you to carry out complex Cisco wireless VoIP phone integration with Aironet and Meraki access points for mobile onsite telephony. Progent's CISA and ISSAP security professionals can show you how to build security into your WLAN and into your company's operations. Progent's disaster recovery consultants and business continuity consultants can assist you to configure the high availability (HA) features incorporated into Cisco's wired/wireless technologies so your converged network provides continuing return on investment. Progent offers economical remote and onsite Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to design and deploy a Wi-Fi network with customized AP clustering optimized for your specific work area layout, building characteristics, and application workloads.

Cisco Voice over IP Phone and IP Video Phone Integration
Progent's Cisco IP phone and video IP phone consultants can help your business to configure, manage, and debug Cisco VoIP phones, desktop video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent can provide support for all versions of Cisco's IP phones from discontinued Voice over IP devices to the latest media phones. Progent's IP telephony experts can also help you to integrate your VoIP phones and video IP phones with Unified CM, formerly branded CallManager, or with Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express to create a an advanced IP-PBX ecosystem for unified messaging and collaboration. Progent's consultants can deliver expertise with all aspects of Cisco IP Phone integration including reviewing dial plans, solving IP phone registration issues, configuring SIP gateways, installing Cisco ISR routers with CUBE VoIP networking capability, and designing Cisco UCS server clustering and Cisco SRST systems for survivability.

Cisco Unified Communications Manager (Unified CM) and CallManager Collaboration
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM or Unified CM), previously known as CallManager, functions as the foundation of Cisco's communications and collaboration platform. Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Unified Communications Manager Express provide a location-independent IP-PBX by integrating with unified messaging apps that include Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Service, Cisco Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail management, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach, and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (UCCE) for building an advanced customer contact center. Progent's CCIE-certified CUCM and CallManager consultants can assist with any aspect of Unified Communications Manager setup and troubleshooting in areas that include integrating VoIP phones and desktop video phones, reviewing dial plans, setting up SIP trunking and PSTN calling, deploying Cisco ISR routers with CUBE networking support, creating UCS server failover systems for high availability, and integration with Exchange Server.

Cisco, Nexus and Meraki Products
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers offer advanced online and on-premises support for Cisco's Catalyst, Nexus and Meraki families of fixed and modular switches for environments that run the gamut from small companies and campus networks to giant data centers and service providers. Progent can help you to implement Cisco's continually evolving switching solutions to realize the speed, expandability, availability, virtualization, data protection and manageability needed by your business. For information about Progent's consulting and troubleshooting services for Cisco's market-leading portfolio of Catalyst switches, see Catalyst switch consulting and support services. To find out about Progent's consulting and troubleshooting services for Cisco's Nexus Series of data center switches, refer to Cisco Nexus switch consulting services. For information about Progent's support services for Meraki switches, visit Cisco Meraki switches integration.

Cisco Security and VPN Solutions
Progent can provide a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to help you to select, deploy, and maintain Cisco security solutions. Progent's CISM and CISSP security specialists can show you how to build security into your company's operations in North Dakota and Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance experts can assist you to design and deploy SIEM solutions that enable you to stay compliant with regulatory mandates for timely security incident reporting. Progent can assist you to develop a written security plan to define clear security policies, deploy monitoring and auditing utilities, design and install a secure connectivity architecture that includes products from a variety of network companies, offer outgoing spam and virus filtering with policy-based content filtering for in-bound and outbound email, and advise you about steps to optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security consulting is available to help you configure an firewall, set up safe remote access to email and business information, and implement or troubleshoot Virtual Private Networks. To read additional information concerning Progent's expertise with Cisco security solutions, visit Cisco VPN and Network Security Consulting Services.

Cisco SIP Connectivity Solutions: SIP PSTN Trunks and Cisco CUBE Integration Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified SIP infrastructure consultants and CUBE configuration experts can help your business to design, deploy, maintain, debug and enhance Cisco's SIP infrastructure technology and Cisco's CUBE-based SIP trunks. Progent offers affordable online or on-premises expertise to assist companies to migrate smoothly to a productive unified communications environment that offers fast return on investment. Progent's certified Microsoft unified communications consultants can help you to set up interfaces between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's rich media applications such as Skype for Business or Lync Server for access to a SIP-based IP PSTN trunk.

Cisco-based Network Management
Progent's Cisco-Premier network management consultants can help you to use Cisco's network management tools alongside a variety of powerful third-party applications to create a complete network management toolkit to keep your network functioning smoothly, conserve expensive resources, protect your information, recover quickly from hardware breakdowns or deliberates assaults, and enable you to expand or repurpose network hardware effectively and affordably as your North Dakota company evolves.

Progent can also show you how to use network management tools to monitor and classify system data to implement traffic shaping, which allows you to configure routers to enforce a variety of bandwidth restrictions on certain types of processes according to the importance you assign. By storing and sorting excess packets above your contracted volume, and by giving preference to business-critical applications, traffic shaping can keep service provider overage charges from spiraling out of control and/or eliminate lost productivity resulting from indiscriminate policing of your network bandwidth limits during peak use. To find out more details concerning Progent's network management consulting expertise for Cisco-powered environments, visit Network Management Consulting for Cisco-powered Networks.

NetApp and Cisco Private Cloud Architecture Consulting Services
FlexPod is a service-oriented cloud platform developed and validated together by NetApp and Cisco to consolidate servers, network infrastructure and SAN storage assets for hosting shared business applications and network management tools. To learn additional information concerning Progent's consulting support for NetApp and Cisco private clouds solutions, go to NetApp and Cisco FlexPod Cloud Architecture Consulting.

How You Can Talk to a Cisco CCIE Network Expert Now
To find out how you can get in touch with a CCIE for remote support in North Dakota, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Urgent Remote Computer Support.