Fast and Affordable Remote Help for Oakland Information Networks
Fast Online Technical Support for Oakland NetworksFor companies located in Oakland or anywhere in the state of California, Progent offers online support for computer systems powered by Microsoft, Cisco, Apple macOS and OS X, or Linux platforms. Progent's Microsoft Certified consulting experts have provided remote support to businesses in all 50 states in the United States. (See testimonials from Progent's clients.) Progent also can furnish the consultation services of Cisco CCIE-qualified network specialists to help with complex infrastructure problems, plus the services of CISA and CISSP-qualified cybersecurity experts to handle advanced security architecture and diagnostic issues.

Progent's online support engineers provide excellent value because they have the practical background and are equipped with the sophisticated tools required to solve the majority of information system issues rapidly. This reduces direct costs since service calls require fewer chargeable consulting minutes. Online support also avoids the expense of dispatching a consultant to your location. Your organization benefits even more with incidental costs by reducing or eliminating network downtime and related losses due to business disruption, disgruntled customers and vendors, idle workers, and de-focused management. Progent's extensive online technical support know-how is particularly helpful in environments that are dependent on public clouds for vital network infrastructure or applications such as Azure, Exchange Online, Amazon AWA, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), or where on-premises tech support may not be an option.

Progent's billing model for remote help is structured to stretch your network support dollar. Progent charges on a per-minute basis for phone consulting, so you are invoiced exclusively for the services that you receive. Unlike typical online service organizations, Progent requires no service activation fee or minimum job duration. Progent's per-minute granularity and clean policy for pricing prevent situations where quick repairs somehow end up as major tabs. Progent's skill at solving technical issues quickly means you spends less cash.

Progent's Online Consulting and Technical Support Expertise
Over time, Progent has fine tuned a set of customized tools and proven processes that allow the maximum level of effectiveness for online engineering help and troubleshooting for information systems of any size. Progent offers safe Virtual Private Network support for gateways from multiple popular vendors such as Microsoft, Cisco, SonicWall and Checkpoint. Protected VPN connectivity permits the staff of Progent's remote service group to communicate with your company's environment remotely without compromising system security.

Progent's proven technical support database system includes extensive records for the service that Progent's customers have received. Progent's authorized engineers have the benefit of the records of services rendered to every customer by every Progent engineer. This history of trouble tickets and fixes is stored as an easily exploitable internal knowledge base that enables Progent's remote technical engineers to communicate their experiences company-wide to ensure that the effectiveness of Progent's technical support improves daily. Progent's advanced certifications and working relationships with major technology companies such as Cisco and Microsoft open up other extensive support databases and allow quick access to vendors' internal support staff with the result that Progent's remote consulting experts are able to find the best solutions in the least time.

Online technical support services offered by Progent to companies in Oakland and anywhere in the state of California include:

ProSight Fixed-price Managed IT Services for Small and Mid-size Businesses
Progent provides a family of affordable, flat-rate services intended to enable small and mid-size businesses to benefit from the same cutting-edge IT solutions used by many of the world's leading enterprises. Progent's ProSight suite of network management outsourcing services covers all key facets of information technology such as email content filtering, threat defense based on machine leaning, cloud-based backup/recovery, network infrastructure monitoring and management, VM hosting, and IT resources documentation management. ProSight managed services include:

  • ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
    Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection and Microsoft Exchange Filtering
    Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for immediate action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses an affordable and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your business-critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading information security companies to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
    Progentís ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized organizations to map, track, optimize and troubleshoot their connectivity hardware like switches, firewalls, and wireless controllers as well as servers, printers, client computers and other devices. Incorporating cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, WAN Watch ensures that infrastructure topology maps are kept updated, copies and displays the configuration of virtually all devices on your network, tracks performance, and generates notices when issues are detected. By automating complex network management activities, WAN Watch can cut hours off common tasks like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, locating devices that need important software patches, or identifying the cause of performance problems. Learn more about ProSight WAN Watch infrastructure monitoring and management services.

  • ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Monitoring Services
    ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop remote monitoring managed service that incorporates state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management technology to keep your network running at peak levels by checking the state of critical computers that power your business network. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your designated IT staff and your Progent consultant so all potential problems can be addressed before they can impact your network Learn more details about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop remote monitoring services.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
    With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
    ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for storing and sharing all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre planning improvements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a fast and affordable way for small and mid-size businesses to obtain an objective evaluation of the overall health of their information system. Based on some of the top remote monitoring and management platforms in the industry, and supervised by Progent's certified group of information technology experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the deployment of your essential infrastructure devices conform to best practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and provide immediate ROI such as a more manageable Active Directory system. Both versions also include one year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM). Advantages can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with government and industry security requirements, more efficient utilization of network assets, faster troubleshooting, more reliable backup and restore, and less downtime. Read more information about ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure review.

Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service centered on a brief phone interview with a Progent information assurance expert. The interview is intended to assess your organization's ability either to stop or recover rapidly following an assault by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Locky. Progent will work with you directly to gather information about your current AV defense and backup/recovery platform, and Progent will then produce a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can apply industry best practices to create an efficient AV and backup/recovery system that meets your company's needs. For details, see Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.

Additional Support Services Available from Progent
Progent can provide the services of seasoned remote consulting professionals for special IT projects. Billing rates for longer-term development or consulting tasks are set according to the level of expertise of the consultants required. Progent's experience with these important fields of information technology enables customers to complete critical initiatives economically and on time. Progent's project-based remote engineering services include:

  • Help Desk Services
    Progent's Help Desk Call Center programs for companies with environments that incorporate Microsoft Windows, Cisco, macOS and OS X, or UNIX/Linux technology include full-service Help Desk Call Center services, co-managed Help Desk support services, and Help Desk consulting. Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer smaller organizations a comprehensive solution that handles all aspects of online Level 1 desktop support from initial requests through trouble ticket generation, remote desktop control, progress tracking, problem solving, and reporting. Progent provides call desk services at a significant discount from Progent's normal desktop support rates, and Progent offers the option of rapid on-demand escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to resolve complex issues.

    Progent's Call Center consulting services can support you in creating an efficient new Help Desk or enhancing your established organization, evaluating or customizing Help Desk Call Center application software to address the unique requirements of your corporation, or providing occasional online staff to work with your existing Call Center group during high-demand situations such as software migrations, mass upgrades, or rolling out brand new business software.

    Progent's Help Desk Call Center team of experienced information technology professionals provides your customers in Oakland or anywhere in the state of California quick contact with an efficient technical support resource with extensive experience delivering telephone-based help and remote repair service for computer environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Cisco, macOS and OS X, or UNIX/Linux technology. Progent's mission is to earn the Help Desk recognition as a crucial enabler of company performance, and Progent's intent is to solve instead of merely track IT issues.

  • Business Applications Services: Education, Custom Development, and Troubleshooting
    Progent's Applications Consulting Team offers phone-based professional consulting support and education in specific application areas such as Enterprise Requirements Planning, MRP, custom financial systems, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Progent also can provide consulting expertise, custom development, and education for Microsoft business applications such as CRM, MS Office Project, Microsoft Office 365 Word, and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. To learn more information on Progent's expertise, custom programming, and education offerings, refer to Progent's Applications Experts Services.

  • Unified and Streamlined Management of Hybrid Cloud Networks
    Microsoft System Center 2016 unifies and automates the administration of hybrid cloud networks through advanced integration with Windows Server 2016, Windows 10; seamless integration of mixed-OS environments that incorporate Linux, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere; and better public and private cloud support including closer integration with Intune for iPhone and Google Android smartphone administration plus built-in integration with Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-enhanced analytics and reporting. Progent's System Center 2016 consulting experts can provide advanced remote and on-premises expertise for all components of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager, Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), Data Protection Manager, Orchestrator, and Service Manager. Progent can help you to design and install a new deployment of System Center 2016, extend or tune an existing one, upgrade efficiently from an earlier version of System Center, or debug your System Center environment.

  • Online IT Infrastructure Monitoring Services
    Progent offers companies in Oakland, or anywhere in the state of California, remote IT infrastructure monitoring and reporting by providing Microsoft System Center 2016 Operations Manager consulting services and System Center 2012 Operations Manager support. Progent can tune SCOM for your environment so that your IT support is proactive and automated. By exposing looming issues before they result in downtime, automated monitoring can avoid disruptive and expensive service breakdowns. Progent can also utilize system monitoring utilities such as Nagios and MRTG Graphical Traffic Load Monitor to analyze UNIX/Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X environments, Microsoft Windows networks, or systems that incorporate a combination of platforms.
How Your Oakland Business Can Contact Progent's Online Service Professionals
To get in touch with Progent about urgent online expertise with Microsoft Windows, macOS and OS X, or Linux computer systems, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Help, telephone 1-800-993-9400, or visit Contact Progent. For businesses and new businesses in Oakland or throughout the state of California, Progent's phone-based computer support specialists are ready to provide effective and cost-effective system support the moment your business needs it. Long experience delivering online repair services has earned Microsoft Partner status for Progent's consultants and has enabled Progent to develop world-class troubleshooting skills and to refine online access technology to solve network problems rapidly while avoiding the expense and lost productivity that comes with on-premises support calls.

Even if your Oakland business works with a local independent support technician or employs a full time IT staff that can deal with day-to-day computer issues, Progentís Microsoft certified engineers are available to provide an easy and transparent virtual expansion of your on-site resources in cases when your regular IT support personnel either lack the bandwidth or the experience to fix sudden system emergencies or particularly tough integration projects.

Features of Progent's Online Network Services for Oakland
Progent's phone support, Internet-based troubleshooting, network security consulting, and network management services offer offices in Oakland or anywhere in the state of California unparalleled leverage for your support investment. Whether you require one-time telephone support and remote network repair or full-time Help Desk call center services and system management, Progent's experts can deliver your company enterprise-level network support while allowing you to avoid the cost and hassle of running a large in-house IT organization. Key features of Progent's National Remote Support services include:

How Is Progent Unique from Other Support Organizations?
Progent is a Microsoft Partner consulting company and Progent's staff size, breadth of IT expertise, fine tuned support software, and familiarity with enterprise networking allow offices to escape the pitfalls of excessive dependence on smaller service firms, individual freelance consultants, or limited in-house resources.

Progent stands out by providing:

How Does Our Company Start Getting Online Network Help from Progent?
To initiate Progent's online help services or to find out more about Progent's online support programs, call Progent at 1-866-PROGENT (866-776-4368) or go to Contact Progent. If you have an urgent requirement for IT help, go to Immediate Technical Support.