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Progent's UNIX family support services provide small businesses and developers help with managing and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris environments that coexist with Microsoft-based networks. Progent can give your business access to UNIX consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISM certification. This wide array of experience provides you with a convenient one-stop consulting firm to help you create and maintain a secure and reliable mixed-platform network and communications infrastructure that supports UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Windows with popular variants of UNIX including Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX), Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms including RedHat Linux, SuSE Linux, Debian GNU/Linux and Slackware.
CISSP Certified Expert Fault Tolerant Data Center Support
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) consultants have in-depth experience assisting small and mid-size businesses to minimize network downtime by providing cost-effective online consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity planning, high-availability IT architecture, backup/restore solutions, and transparent system maintenance. Progentís business continuity consultants can assist you to develop and test a sensible business continuity plan that aligns with your business needs and IT budget. Progentís disaster recovery specialists can assist you to architect, implement, and support fault-tolerant technologies such as non-stop Internet connectivity, virtualization, clustering, network load balancing, transparent off-site backup, and multi-location hot backup centers.
SQL Server 2000 Upgrade
SQL Server 2000 is a complete, web-aware database and data analysis solution that enables the fast development of a new generation of enterprise-class programs that can give your business a critical competitive advantage. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the ability to communicate 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 helping with Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server solutions that are seamlessly integrated with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET platform.
NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP Engineers
NetApp MetroCluster is a high-availability and disaster recovery software suite that combines array-based storage clustering with continual replication to deliver fast, zero RPO disaster recovery between sites that are up to 185 miles (300km) apart. Progent's team of veteran IT experts can assist you to design, deploy, manage, upgrade, test and repair a disaster recovery system built around NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to choose an architecture for your MetroCluster deployment that aligns with your technical requirements and IT budget. Progent can ensure you follow leading practices for installing your MetroCluster solution by delivering help with procedures such as assigning disk pools, determining aggregate layout, setting up FlexVol volumes, setting up NetApp Snapshot, installing Cisco and Brocade switches, designing a tiebreaker, setting up a TCP/IP configuration replication network, and verifying your disaster recovery system to verify adherence with industry standards and government mandates.
Server growth puts pressure on IT budgets and management resources. Server reduction via a virtual infrastructure offers lower total cost of ownership of hardware and quicker ROI, more leveraged use of servers, simplified operations, enhanced system availability, and easier manageability. Common usage scenarios for virtual machines are resource consolidation, low-cost hosts for mission-critical legacy applications based on obsolete operating systems, and inexpensive isolation of program development or evaluation environments from on-line systems.
Microsoft Windows 2000 Consulting Services
Progent's certified Windows 2000 Server consultants can provide computer support and information technology consulting services for the entire family of .NET Servers, Windows Server 2000, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server. Progent's Microsoft Windows 2000 Server integration, update, and troubleshooting offerings include network planning, deployment, project management, local and off-site support, Call Center outsourcing, expert security consulting, full service outsourcing, and economical co-sourcing.
Online Technical Support for Windows Server 2016 Nano Server
Progent's Windows Server 2016 disaster recovery consultants can help your organization to plan and deploy a disaster recovery solution built around Microsoft's most advanced Failover Clustering tools including Cluster OS Rolling Upgrade for non-disruptive migration to Windows Server 2016, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss Recovery Point Objective (RPO), Storage Spaces Direct for enterprise-class storage clusters using low-cost hardware, Virtual Machine Load Balancing for improving the speed and resilience of Failover Clusters while minimizing capital investment and management overhead, and Cloud Witness for easy, economical deployment of a failover cluster quorum arbitration point.
Computer Consultant for Windows 2012 R2
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to evaluate the benefits of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create test systems and migration strategies, tune your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and partial-cloud datacenters, educate your IT management team, create a corporate-wide security strategy, automate network administration, assist with application development, and build and test a DR/BC plan.
Specialist for Dynamics GP Customization
Progent's background providing Microsoft .NET support and SQL Server help, and Progent's programming experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and other developer platforms make it possible to create specialized line-of-business programs and eCommerce solutions that operate transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Dynamics GP management reporting consultants can help you create reports that allow you to analyze your business more effectively, turning raw data into useful understanding of your company and customers.
Service Reporting Network Consultant
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that records and organizes detailed documentation for all delivered support activities. Unlike many independent consultants or local service organizations who offer scant documentation or specifics of tasks performed, each service provided by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Each Progent consultant has use of the support reports transmitted by every staff member to each client. The practice of detailing and organizing support records allows more efficient support and avoids a variety of typical problems such as when a service client is effectively held hostage to a consultant who refuses to release the keys to the kingdom.
Microsoft Help Desk Consulting Services
Progent's Microsoft certified Consultants provide three service programs to help mid-size and large companies develop an efficient and productive in-house Network Support Help Desk. Progent's consulting services include Return on Investment evaluation, process study and enhancement, executive reporting, training of internal personnel, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Selection and Deployment Services help companies analyze the various top level Help Desk software packages available and decide what packages may be excessively expensive, miss critical capabilities, or align poorly with your organization's corporate culture. Progent also offers temporary staffing for organizations who want to reinforce their internal Help Desk staff for occasional projects or to fill in for absent or incapacitated workers.
Microsoft Certified Expert Dynamics GP Integration Manager Technology Professional
Progent's expert application designers and software developers can assist your company to build enhancements to Microsoft GP/Great Plains that support the unique requirement of your organization while retaining the advantages of seamless Windows integration and connectivity. Progent can also offer help with a selection of software development tools that can be utilized to build integrations with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains. These tools include Dexterity, Modifier with VBA, Visual Studio for Dynamics, Continuum, eConnect, Web Services for Microsoft Dynamics GP, and Integration Manager.
MRTG for Linux Consulting Services
Nagios and MRTG are powerful, Open Source monitoring utilities that operate on the Linux OS and can be deployed to analyze UNIX/Linux networks, MS Windows systems, or multi-platform environments in which the Linux OS and Windows coexist. The Nagios monitor lets network support engineers to monitor network services such as SMTP, HTTP, FTP, and PING. Multi Router Traffic Grapher lets you graph the traffic through SNMP network devices such as processors, routers, and switches. Progent's network integration experts can help you use both these tools to streamline and troubleshoot your computer network.
Network Engineer for Exchange 2016 Mailbox migration
Progent can assist your business in any and all phases of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including designing high availability architecture for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; CAL licensing requirements for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; migrating mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; specifying storage capacity required for your virtual machines (VMs), databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing (HLB) for high-availability CAS services; planning, setting up and validating Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; preparing your firewall; resolving SSL issues; providing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web.