Lync Server 2010 supports IM, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop collaboration, and both IP-based and traditional PSTN telephony. Lync Server 2010 can enhance the capability of Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office or cloud-based Office 365 and streamlines administration via integration with Windows AD. Lync can also cut expenses by doing away with Voice-over-IP hardware and subscription fees, PBX gear, or conventional teleconferencing solutions. Progent's certified unified communications experts can provide remote and on-premises support services to help you to manage and repair your current Lync Server 2010 deployment or evaluate the benefits of upgrading from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is the renamed and revamped version of the product family. Progent can also help you to plan and carry out an efficient Skype for Business migration.
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance specialists offer expertise with all of the network security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation including evaluating infrastructure security mechanisms, event management and response, traffic analysis, web application security and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SharePoint consultants offer economical remote and on-premises expertise, software development, and troubleshooting support for businesses of all sizes who intend to upgrade to SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online from earlier versions of SharePoint.
Progent’s fault tolerant system experts offer reliability support, disaster recovery services, network load balancing, fault-tolerant interoffice access, fault-tolerant Internet interface design, 24x7 data center services, and other non-stop networking support to help your small business create a non-stop environment for mission-critical applications. Progent possesses the experience to develop affordable, fault-tolerant networks by deploying the expanding library of Microsoft Windows Cluster servers including Microsoft Windows Cluster Server 2003, Microsoft SQL Cluster Server, and Microsoft Exchange Cluster. Progent’s Microsoft and Cisco authorized consultants can help you build a fault tolerant mutli-site network with a completely redundant Internet interface and efficient system load balancing.
Progent’s Shared Help Desk service makes it possible for your IT organization to split the load for Help Desk services seamlessly between your in-house IT team and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned desktop support engineers and matter experts (SMEs). Progent’s Co-managed Help Desk service is a collaborative support solution based on the top shared PSA platform for managing service requests, ticket lifecycle, responsibility, progress tracking, and metrics.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service offers complete hosting of a small or mid-size company's production servers in a solution that delivers the maximum level of availability and expandability and is in addition simple to migrate to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are built on mature virtualization architectures that allow small and midsize businesses with multi- platform environments to save significantly on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure support, and IT administration while achieving enterprise-class reliability and an unmatched degree of vendor independence.
SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the fast development of cutting-edge high-end applications that can give your business a critical competitive edge. SQL Server provides core support for XML and the ability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of background supporting Microsoft integration, ensures you success in designing, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET platform.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have broad experience creating corporate security designs for information systems with many sites, remote users, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall engineer is ready to help your small or mid-size company plan and implement an installation of Microsoft ISA Server 2004 that supports your IT protection requirements without limiting your network.
Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified engineers and experienced software programmers, DBAs, project managers, Cisco-certified network architects, disaster recovery planning specialists, and certified data security professionals to assist you to assess the potential benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and carry out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous versions of SQL Server or from other database solutions, and configure a cost-effective and secure IT infrastructure that lets you realize the full business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progent offers one-on-one training customized for individuals who wish to expand their knowledge of the macOS and OS X operating system, Apple Mac hardware, or Mac office productivity software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide specialized group or one-on-one online classes for macOS and Mac OS X applications.
Progent offers fault tolerant load balancing support that addresses system load balancing, load balanced applications, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content delivery technology including Cisco Content Engine. High availability load balancing vendors for which Progent can provide consulting expertise include Windows Server 2003 Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Metaframe and Presentation Server, Cisco CSS, Cisco Content Engine and ACNS, and F5 Networks 3-DNS.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, now called Skype for Business, allows organizations of any size to create a centrally managed and secure communications environment that permits a BYOD computing style with instant messaging (IM), presence, web conferencing with app sharing and whiteboard, as well as IP and PSTN telephony across a broad assortment of stationary PCs and handheld clients. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync Server 2013 consultants and network architects can help you to assess the advantages of Lync 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-based (via Microsoft Lync Online) or hybrid topology suitable for your current and future goals, implement Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and provide live webinar and onsite training to your IT staff and users. Progent offers expertise in key components of a Lync 2013 solution that include Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can assist you to combine Lync Server 2013 with popular Microsoft Office and Office 365 applications including Outlook clients and PowerPoint.
The Progent Test and Training Lab at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Colocation Center is available for testing mission-critical applications, developing cost-effective system upgrade procedures, assessing and optimizing performance, designing or verifying business continuity solutions, mitigating compatibility problems, and establishing training environments for new technologies. For Progent customers who lack sufficient in-house resources to configure proper test systems, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital outlay and technical risk while keeping critical IT projects on schedule.
Infor CloudSuite Industrial, previously called SyteLine, is an ERP platform that embodies more than 25 years of background helping manufacturing and distribution organizations to simplify supply chains and streamline critical business processes in order to bring products to market quickly and adhere to customer schedules consistently. Progent offers the expertise of an ERP specialist with over 20 years of background working with the Infor CloudSuite Industrial/SyteLine product family. Progent offers remote or on-premises consulting that spans from occasional advice to comprehensive solution design and project management outsourcing or co-sourcing. Sample consulting services offered by Progent for CloudSuite Industrial/SyteLine include implementation, migration, process improvement, application development, CPQ, web site integration, debugging, ETL, Office 365 integration, disaster recovery planning, and database administration.
Progent wants to hire full-time, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited network engineers with Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISSP or CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced network architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, business continuity, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join Progent's team of desktop support specialists and remote support professionals. In addition, Progent is hiring experienced administrators who can operate productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid environments that combine Office 365 Exchange Online and local Exchange deployments. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes hosted on your on-premises datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can assist your organization with any phase of planning, integrating and debugging your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can provide as-needed support to help you through stubborn technical issues and also offer extensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to make sure your hybrid Office 365 solution is carried out on schedule and on budget.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants can provide small and midsize businesses computer consulting, support, and repair services for Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an enterprise portal platform for efficiently connecting people, groups and data. SharePoint Portal Server provides a central spot for your workers or customers to connect to, manage, distribute and interact with useful information, files, and software and to interact with one another. It allows faster and more intelligent decisions, more effective sharing across groups and more streamlined business practices. The primary objective of SharePoint Server is to bring together, in a productive way, all of the many sources of information available within and outside an organization. Windows SharePoint Services join employees, customers, teams and major tasks with the knowledge they’ve created in a way that makes data convenient to find, download and apply.
Progent's Cisco Jabber consultants offer remote or on-premises support to help businesses of any size to design, implement, manage, upgrade or troubleshoot Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified CM ecosystems. Progent can provide in-depth expertise for the technologies that go into creating a cohesive Cisco Jabber collaboration solution such as Cisco network devices and management software, Microsoft Office apps, Windows and Mac desktops, iOS and Google Android smartphones and tablets, SIP interfaces, Wi-Fi systems, security and compliance, cloud integration, immersive telepresence systems, PBX systems, business continuity, and other pieces of a cohesive collaboration solution.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over 10 years of experience planning, implementing, enhancing and troubleshooting SCOM solutions and offer organizations of all sizes expert online or on-premises consulting services for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can assist your company to plan a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that delivers the performance and availability needed to watch over your IT resources effectively, whether your datacenters are on-premises, in the cloud, or a hybrid environment. Progent can also help you to install and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on leading practices for monitoring network infrastructure as well as both Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. Also, Progent can provide responsive online or onsite troubleshooting to help you to fix serious issues detected by SCOM 2012.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Forefront Threat Management Server and Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 consultants can assist you to plan, install, and support a configuration of TMG 2010 or Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 on your information system that delivers the firewall security, speed and ease-of-use that your business needs.
Progent provide businesses of any size world-class network remote or on-premises consulting services for networks powered by Microsoft Windows technology and Microsoft's .NET platform including MS Exchange Server 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco Certified IT consultants also can provide security consulting for businesses varying in size from the small office to the global enterprise.
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The service background of Progent's certified Windows Server consultants, with an average of over 10 years of work in Microsoft technology, assures you success in identifying the edition and set up of Windows 2003 Server that matches best with your company's strategy. Progent can also help you with planning, deploying, managing and supporting powerful information technology solutions based on Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and can streamline your upgrade from Windows 2000 Server or Windows NT.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.
If you want to revamp your production web site, build internal webs for applications such as human resources or employee training, establish a powerful web presence for a new business, or write enterprise-class, data-driven specialized web applications, Progent can provide talented and proven web designers. Progent's consultants can also help you build and manage a safe, robust server and communications infrastructure, including off-site and wireless access, to support your web tools.
Progent's Microsoft-certified relational database consultants can provide businesses of any size online DBA and programming services for leading database products such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Microsoft Office Access. Consulting services offered by Progent include software installation and configuration, database design and coding, administration services, synchronization strategies, storage management, tuning, data migration, security and compliance, backup/restore options, problem solving, and webinar training.
Progent's remote connectivity and wireless synchronization experts can help you to plan and deploy connectivity solutions for remote desktops, notebooks, and smartphones so they work seamlessly with your information network, allowing your business to improve the efficiency of your remote workforce.
Progent's Power BI consultants can assist you to plan, install, manage, enhance or troubleshoot your Power BI solution. Progent can also help you to prepare your target data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to build and administer an on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environment to run Power BI.
Progent's Microsoft-certified database consultants offer businesses of any size online DBA and programming services for leading database products such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, and Office Access. Consulting services offered by Progent include software installation and configuration, application design and coding, management services, replication solutions, storage management, tuning, migration, information security, backup/restore systems, problem solving, and training.
Progent's certified Microsoft Windows 2000 consultants can show you how to optimize the functionality of your current Windows 2K Servers and can streamline network administration, offer technical support and repair, and strengthen security. Progent can also show you how to design, rationalize, and implement a plan to migrate from Microsoft Windows Server 2K to Windows 2003 Server. Progent is experienced in setting up test programs to eliminate the technical risk associated with moving to Windows 2003 Server by identifying possible hardware and application compatibility problems.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the technology of top data security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey services help you to design, install and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi network customized for your environment, providing your business a WLAN that delivers the reception, performance, density, Quality of Service, data protection, and hand-off ability your business needs. Wireless survey services from Progent include remote predictive modeling for designing a wireless network and on-premises survey services for confirming, optimizing, and troubleshooting an operational wireless LAN.
Progent’s Technical Response Center offers low-cost national after-hours remote troubleshooting for networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified service engineers provide 24x7 phone help and online secure computer connection to isolate and resolve network problems rapidly and economically.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can assist your organization to design and carry out the installation of Juniper J Series firewall/VPN routers, configure security policies and fault-tolerant redundancy, and provide ongoing technical consulting and troubleshooting services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can provide in-depth support in implementing, operating and troubleshooting all versions of Project, Project Server, and Project Online and can provide a broad variety of cost-effective remote support services based on industry best practices to help businesses of any size to get all the benefits of this leading project management solution. Services available from Progent include system design, installation and migration, strategies for safe collaboration among onsite and offsite users, network optimization, and specialized webinar training.
Progent offers quick access to the skills of veteran wireless specialists who can assist organizations to determine the benefits of Ubiquiti UniFi wireless APs for your business and assist you to plan, install, manage, and troubleshoot your UniFi wireless network. Progent can also conduct a wireless site survey to assist you to select, configure, and position Ubiquiti UniFi Wi-Fi access points for optimal signal coverage and performance.
Progent can help you to design and carry out a smooth migration from on-premises Active Directory to cloud-based Azure AD or to a hybrid system that deploys Azure AD Domain Services and Azure AD Connect to centralize identity services for both onsite and cloud resources.
Remote management cards give network managers full control over a server without the requirement for a personal presence. Using remote management cards, all console screen information plus keyboard and mouse operations are transferred to a remote session to an IT expert who can be situated anywhere in the world. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco authorized engineers can help you to design, implement, and support a high-availability business network that includes remote server management cards and Progent can utilize these remote server management cards to provide low-cost off-site technical support. Progent has experience with a number of remote server management cards including Aten IP9001 remote server management cards, American Megatrends remote management cards, Dell remote server management cards, HP Lights-Out 100c remote server management cards, and Peppercon remote server management cards.
The clustering technology built into the Datacenter and Enterprise editions of Windows Server 2008 has been dramatically redesigned to streamline the installation, configuration, and management of server clusters that offer greater levels of network availability, protection, efficiency, and flexibility. New or improved capabilities include automated cluster Validation, easier setup and deployment, unified cluster administration, redesigned cluster architecture for maximum availability, better security and quorum models, elimination of failure points, greater storage and RAM capacity, and enhancements for geographically dispersed clusters. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your company assess the business benefits of failover clusters, plan and implement an installation, train your IT personnel to administer your cluster environment, deliver continuing consulting and technical help services, and produce and test a disaster recovery procedure.
Progent's ISSAP Premier security consultants, or Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals, are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through thorough testing and significant work with network security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.
Progent's ProSight portfolio of managed IT services are geared to provide organizations who have minimal in-house IT administration and support teams with affordable access to enterprise-class management platforms and consulting experts. Benefits of the ProSight line of managed services include predictable IT management expenses, smart automation of common management tasks, ongoing adoption of new technology, smooth migration from older systems to modern solutions, improved alignment of information technology with strategic objectives, access to veteran IT consultants, and allowing management to concentrate on business rather than fast-evolving information technology.
For mid-size businesses who need network consulting services, Progent offers an array of options such as on-site service, on-line support, off-site Help Desk, 24x7 support with automatic network monitoring, emergency staffing, business relocation support, software programming, and professional consultation. For midsize businesses in California or other areas serviced by Progent's field engineers, Progent offers professional on-premises support for solving technical problems rapidly and economically.
Progent can assist companies of all sizes to move any part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can streamline IT administration and reduce hardware investments. Azure offers a comprehensive library of cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the benefits and limitations of different cloud networking models supported by Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and resources and make sure you sidestep the common mistakes small companies make when moving to the cloud. Progent can assist you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also show you how to configure perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and also to integrate Apple iOS devices and Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can assist you to assess the advantages of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create pilot systems and migration strategies, tune your network infrastructure for local, multi-location, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, educate your IT support team, create an enterprise-wide security plan, streamline IT administration, assist with application development, and build and test a DR/BC plan.
Progent’s consultants can assist you to design and implement a smooth move from onsite Active Directory to cloud-hosted Azure AD or to a hybrid solution that uses Azure AD DS and Azure AD Connect to centralize identity management for both onsite and cloud resources.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to assess the business value of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create test systems and rollout plans, optimize your network infrastructure for local, multi-site, cloud-based, and hybrid environments, train your IT support team, develop a corporate-wide security plan, automate network administration, assist with application development, and build and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent is hiring a range of on-staff employees such as solutions-driven MCSEs; network consultants who have Cisco CCDP or CCIE certification; and consultants for advanced network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also seeking desktop support experts, remote service professionals, and CISSP or CISM accredited security consultants. We are also looking for veteran managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office model. Progent works with freelance consultants with in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's main service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires independent consultants who offer consulting and programming services for line-of-business applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecom, web development, Electronic Data Interchange, web commerce, or database management. Independent contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide comprehensive solutions for small company networks.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing offers comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size organization's servers in an environment that delivers the maximum degree of dependability and expandability and is in addition easy to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are based on proven virtualization technologies that allow small companies with mixed- platform IT systems to save dramatically on the expense of capital equipment, infrastructure support, and network management while achieving world-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented degree of vendor flexibility.