Progent's Microsoft Exchange consulting and troubleshooting experts can help your company to plan and execute efficient migrations from out-of-date email environments to the latest Microsoft Exchange release. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants can assist you to evaluate the business advantages and risks of moving to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft Exchange Server and can help you to create and implement an economical migration strategy to a 64-bit release of Exchange Server. Progent can also assist your company to integrate your Microsoft Exchange-powered email solution with the new generation of smartphones by offering BYOD integration services such as Apple iPhone integration, Google Android phone integration and management, and RIM Blackberry support.
Microsoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid environments that integrate Office 365 Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange deployments. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes located on your corporate datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can assist you with any facet of planning, integrating and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365/Exchange solution. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed support to help you through challenging technical problems and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365/Exchange solution is successfully completed on time and within budget. For details about Progent's consulting support for hybrid Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, refer to Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.
Exchange Server products supported by Progent's consultants include:
Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server Integration
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016's consolidated architecture allows simplified deployment and expansion, higher utilization of equipment, and lower administration cost. MS Exchange 2016 Server offers tighter integration with Office 365 applications, support for Microsoft Windows Server 2016, higher I/O performance, enhanced data loss protection (DLP), and better recovery, feature-rich support for iOS and Android mobile devices, full browser-based management, and a more functional Outlook web client. Learn more about Progent's Exchange 2016 Server consultants.
Exchange Server 2013 Integration
Microsoft Exchange 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the functionality of its predecessor Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers important new features as well as a redesigned structure. These improvements favorably impact key areas such as manageability, availability, compliance, cost of ownership, teamwork, scalability, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you understand the business benefits of migrating to Microsoft Exchange 2013, design a cost-effective test and rollout strategy, and educate your IT team to maintain your Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide ongoing remote consulting and management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Read more about Progent's Exchange 2013 consulting.
MS Exchange 2010 delivered powerful new solutions for high-availability, secure, integrated communications. Compared to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or Microsoft Exchange 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server is more affordable to install and support, simpler to manage and expand, more comprehensive in features, faster, less vulnerable to single-point failure, more complete in its support for mobile users, and better equipped to protect sensitive data and resist hacker attacks. Read more details about Progent's MS Exchange Server 2010 support services.
MS Exchange Server 2007 Support
Exchange 2007 is designed to meet the demands for data security, ubiquitous access, efficiency, and reliability. Exchange Server 2007 provides designed-in resilience that enables world-class robustness to keep your Exchange environment operating smoothly, combat spam and malicious email, and enable your company to adhere to regulatory standards. Learn more concerning Progent's MS Exchange 2007 Server consulting services.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Support
Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 delivers a reliable, expandable, and easy-to-manage infrastructure with round-the-clock email and collaboration as well as low licensing cost. Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 continues to be widely used due to the fact that it enables a wide selection of collaborative activities, such as group scheduling utilities, chat groups, and group folders, and in addition allows sharing of data across geographic, organizational, and technology boundaries with functions like IM, real-time data, and video conferencing. Though Microsoft has withdrawn support for the product, Exchange Server 2003 is still among the most popular editions of the Exchange family. Progent's engineers can assist your company to support your current Microsoft Exchange 2003 solution or upgrade to a more advanced version of Exchange Server. Find out more information about Progent's Exchange Server 2003 consulting.
MS Exchange 2000 Server Help
Unlike Microsoft Exchange 5.5, which has its own directory, Exchange Server 2000 utilizes Active Directory, offering a greatly management and security architecture. Microsoft Exchange 2000 retains a large user base even though Microsoft has terminated support for this venerable platform. Progent's seasoned messaging experts have extensive background working with Exchange 2000 and can help your company to manage your existing Exchange Server 2K installation or explain the economic advantages of more recent releases of Microsoft Exchange and help your company to migrate affordably to a more advanced release of the world's most popular messaging technology. Find out additional details about Progent's MS Exchange 2000 support services.
Hosting and Management Support for Exchange
Progent's Hosting and Management Services for Microsoft Exchange give smaller organizations with limited IT budgets and little spare management bandwidth a safe, affordable, and hassle-free alternative for deploying Exchange by providing the robustness of a state-of-the-art colocation facility plus the skill of Progent's Microsoft-certified team of support engineers. Find out additional information concerning how Progent's Hosting and Management Support Services for MS Exchange Server can cut costs and executive hassle and improve email fault tolerance, security, and recoverability.
MS Exchange Server 2016 Migration Expertise
Progent's experts can help you with any and all stages of your Exchange Server 2016 upgrade including planning, piloting, mailbox migration, client remediation and management/end user training. Progent's certified Exchange consultants can help you to evaluate the strategic benefits of adopting Exchange 2016 Server, design and carry out a smooth migration, and deliver on-going technical support. Progent can assist you to create a Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 ecosystem hosted on local and/or cloud resources. Find out more about ways that Progent's MS Exchange Server 2016 migration consulting services can assist you to upgrade affordably from your legacy Exchange solution to Exchange 2016 Server.
Exchange 2013 Upgrade Planning and Support
MS Exchange 2013 includes significant improvements to Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful new functions plus a streamlined architecture. Progent's consultants can help you to upgrade to MS Exchange Server 2013 utilizing as much as feasible of your current resources. Progent's experts can also help your business to configure Exchange 2013 with Lync 2013, SharePoint 2013, and Office or Office 365 for advanced collaboration support and enterprise search features. Find out how Progent's Exchange 2013 upgrade consulting experts can help you upgrade efficiently to MS Exchange Server 2013 for local, cloud-based, or mixed deployments.
MS Exchange 2010 Server Migration Expertise
Progent offers expert help for each step of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 migration including end-to-end project management services, site analysis, project planning, cost estimates of new software licenses and hardware required, suggested sourcing, pilot verification at customer site or at Progent's test facility, managing temporary coexistence between Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007, deployment the solution, deactivating the previous system, and webinar training for client's support group and users. Learn more about how Progent's MS Exchange 2010 Migration Consulting Services can help your business to move economically and productively from your older Exchange Server system to Exchange Server 2010
Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Prevention plus Email Content Filtering and Email Encryption ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering, data leakage prevention and email encryption solution that uses the technology of top data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Content Filtering and Data Loss Protection.
Migration Consulting for Skype for Business
Progent's Microsoft-certified Skype for Business consultants offer online and onsite consulting services for organizations of all sizes to assess the costs/benefits of migrating to Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any version of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can assist your business to plan a local, cloud-based or hybrid topology; integrate Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office; set up HA mechanisms; interface Skype for Business with your PBX system and PSTN gateway; and integrate other collaboration platforms like Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified network security consultants can help you design and validate a security environment for your Skype for Business deployment that meets government and industry requirements.
Contact Progent for Exchange Server Support Services
If your Pennsylvania IT organization is in need if a Microsoft-certified Exchange support expert, contact Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi technology consultants can assist organizations to deploy, manage, and debug Cisco Wi-Fi devices such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki Wave 2 wireless access points (APs) plus Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Progent's pricing policy is to charge for phone service and on-premises help by the minute. As a result, you are charged only for delivered services. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for off-hours or priority support, and inside California or in regions where Progent provides in-person support, Progent does not charge for travel time except for emergency support where on-site time is less than four hours. Also, Progent imposes no minimum charge and asks no monthly commitment for support services provided during normal working hours. Many support organizations demand substantial minimum fees or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids big invoices for fast fixes so you won't be forced to allow simple problems to fester.
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services enables information technology administrators to install and track the latest Microsoft patches and security releases to Windows Server 2000, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP operating systems. By using Microsoft SUS, network support staff can fully and effortlessly manage the distribution of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to servers and desktops in a company. Progent can help you with complex details of the initial configuration of Microsoft SUS such as planning the Microsoft WSUS deployment, setting up user's computers, defining the Group Policy parameters, and making sure your Microsoft Software Update Services Group Policy Object is associated with an Active Directory container appropriate for your system environment.
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner and has earned special competencies that include Advanced Infrastructure Solutions and Information Worker Solutions. Microsoft Certified Partners are the elite organizations who earn the top customer endorsement and enjoy the tightest working relationship with Microsoft. The knowledge, skills, and dedication required to earn the status of Microsoft Certified Partner pays dividends to Progent's clients by enabling Progent to offer your company more complete solutions for your information system.
E-Mail Guard is a comprehensive solution for defending against spam and viruses. E-Mail Guard addresses the protection and management of company email by offering continually updated spam and virus filtering, policy management, content testing, and protection against email-based DHA and denial of service attacks. E-Mail Guard also features monitoring, management and analysis tools plus outbound email filtering to help you fix your e-mail system and define and enforce company security policy.
Progent's Juniper-authorized network engineer can help you to plan and implement Juniper Firewall and VPN platforms, enhance and support your infrastructure, and migrate efficiently from discontinued devices to the latest versions. Progent's Junos OS engineers can provide support for Juniper's premiere network control software to help your business to simplify the management and strengthen the security of your Juniper VPN appliances and routers. Progent also has extensive background maintaining Juniper's NetScreen OS and ScreenOS operating system productss and can help organizations maintain networks that incorporate a combination of Juniper's software platforms.
Progent's Solaris platform consulting experts provide small and mid-size companies and developers support for managing and maintaining Solaris environments that coexist with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent offers your organization contact with Solaris experts, support professionals qualified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISM and CISA credentials. This broad array of experience provides you with a convenient one-stop source to show you how to create and manage a protected and reliable cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that supports Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by integrating Windows with major variants of UNIX such as Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX Open UNIX, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or major Linux variations including RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, PCLOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian GNU/Linux, and Slackware Linux.
Progent has extensive experience providing a broad range of online IT consulting and urgent troubleshooting services to local governments and school districts throughout the U.S. Progent is one of the pioneers in providing advanced online network support and has provided network solutions to clients in all 50 states. Online support eliminates travel expenses and solves issues faster than onsite service calls.
Progent's Cisco-Meraki Wi-Fi access point experts can assist your organization to plan, configure, manage and debug Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for deployments from a branch office to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also assist clients to incorporate other Cisco appliances for streamlined management.
Progent's expert consultants can show you how to define and deploy an efficient in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 migration strategy that avoids network disruption, reduces ongoing support demands, and makes your Exchange 2007 Server easy to administer. For complicated multi-server or multi-site migrations, Progent offers the knowledge and experience to complete your project rapidly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 support, repair, and consulting offerings include assistance with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent can provide the temporary services of a veteran CIO to offer a broad perspective to assist your company select and maintain network technology to match your current needs and that can be a solid basis for your growth. Progent's part-time or temporary CIO services provide financial advantages to companies who want to optimize the impact of their network expenditures but who are without the budget or hesitant to add one more high-level manager to their full-time staff. Since Progent is vendor-neutral, with a sizable team of consultants certified to support all leading OS platforms and connectivity technologies plus a broad range and application software, Progent is in a unique situation to offer objective recommendations along with advanced technical help for creating information solutions that fit the special needs of your organization.
Progent can provide the support of a certified VMware VCDX consultant to help you plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot VMware vSphere and vCloud-powered virtualization solution for on-premises datacenters, cloud environments, or hybrid cloud systems. Progent offers advanced knowledge for deploying and configuring VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware's NSX virtual network platform for disaster recovery and application continuity. Progent has extensive experience of VMware vCloud Director, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), vRO and vCloud used for managing private and hybrid cloud solutions that provide high uptime, data security, and application mobility.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can deliver a range of technical services to assist organizations of any size to install, manage, and support environments that include workstations, laptops, tablets, or smartphones powered by Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project managers can assist to set up testing environments to assess Windows 8.1 and plan and execute Windows 8.1 deployment projects based on proven methodologies.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service provides comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size company's production servers in a solution that delivers the highest degree of availability and expandability and is also simple to transfer to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting options are based on proven virtualization technologies that allow small companies with multi- platform IT systems to save dramatically on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure support, and IT management while achieving world-class reliability and an unprecedented level of vendor independence.
Progent provides fault tolerant load balancing support that addresses system load balancing, load balanced program, LAN/WAN infrastructure routing, and content delivery products such as F5 Networks 3DNS. non-stop load balancing vendors for which Progent offers consulting expertise include Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network Load Balancing Manager, Citrix Metaframe and Access Gateway, Cisco CSS, Cisco Content Engine and LocalDirector 400 series, and F5 Networks BIG-IP.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to automate desktop PC software update deployment by delivering expertise with management platforms such as System Center Configuration Manager 2007, SMS 2003, and Windows Server Update Services.
Progentís IT outsourcing packages provide economical network support for mid-size companies. Whether it involves designing system architecture, setting up an in-house Help Desk or outsourcing a one, deploying a new email platform, monitoring your network, or creating an on-line business solution, outsourcing your network engineering services can smooth out expenses and minimize risks, allowing IT support expenses to increase in a more moderate and controlled fashion than is possible by amassing a large, knowledgeable internal network support staff. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and datasheets show how Progent can enable you to create a secure and highly available network foundation for your critical Windows-based business software including Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server 2007, and Microsoft SQL Server 2008.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help your company to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist you to design, configure, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Progent's Microsoft Exchange Hosting and Management Services provide a world-class data center with backed-up electrical and cooling systems, 24x7 staffed security and operations center, plus failover access to tier-1 Internet service companies. Hosted Exchange servers are configured as virtual servers for service continuity, smooth expandability, and rapid recovery. Services include integration with your network, access to handheld computing devices, continual monitoring of efficiency and network security, spam and virus protection, security update and service pack control, Help Desk services, daily backup, and full messaging administration support.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security technologies of Microsoft ISA Server 2006 and provides a centrally managed web gateway that acts as a single-server solution for an array of security functions such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN management, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides advanced web security logging and reporting features, permits customized reports powered by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual server to cut expenses and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can assist you to design and carry out test and production implementations; integrate Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; install Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent can also assist your organization to migrate smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway from ISA Server.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and endpoint remote monitoring service that incorporates advanced remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to help keep your IT system running at peak levels by tracking the health of vital devices that drive your IT network. When ProSight LAN Watch detects an issue, an alarm is sent immediately to your designated IT personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so all looming problems can be resolved before they can impact productivity.
Progent's Microsoft certified experts offer several service programs to help mid-size and large companies develop a cost-effective and successful in-house Network Support Help Desk. Progent's help desk consulting services include Return on Investment evaluation, process analysis and improvement, management reporting, training of internal personnel, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Selection and Deployment Support Services help organizations sift through the various top level Help Desk software packages on the market and decide what packages might be excessively expensive, lack key functions, or align badly with your company's business goals. Progent also provides temporary staffing for organizations who want to reinforce their in-house Help Desk staff for special projects or to substitute for absent or incapacitated personnel.
Remote continuous monitoring, automated alarms, and periodic reports are crucial to preserving the proper operation of your IT system and eliminating unnecessary and costly disruptions. Remote Monitoring and Management technology has advanced so far that businesses of any size can afford a degree of network stability that was previously reserved for large enterprises. Progent offers a variety Remote Monitoring and Management solutions available as economical service packages created to assist your company to identify and resolve a most IT network problems before they get big enough to impact productivity.
Progent's Cisco Jabber consultants offer remote or on-premises support to assist businesses of any size to plan, implement, manage, update or debug Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified CM infrastructure. Progent offers in-depth expertise for the technologies that go into creating a cohesive Jabber collaboration solution including Cisco network devices and management software, Microsoft Office apps, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones, SIP interfaces, WiFi networks, security and compliance, cloud integration, immersive telepresence systems, PBX products, business continuity, and the many other components of a cohesive collaboration solution.
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your company to plan, integrate, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent is committed to information transfer from Progent's support experts to customers. By teaching customers to handle problems that are within their scope, Progent is able to concentrate on delivering hard-to-find services where Progent has few competitors. Mid-size companies who work with trusted freelance consultants or who maintain internal support staffs benefit when Progent transfers knowledge about new technology and proven methodologies to make their networks more robust, secure, and productive.
Citrix offers a comprehensive line of platforms that deliver enterprise-grade manageability, expandability, and responsiveness for server virtualization and for centralized delivery of Windows desktops and applications. For delivering virtualized Windows desktops and applications, Citrix has developed XenDesktop and XenApp. For creating and managing virtual servers, Citrix offers Citrix XenServer and Essentials for Microsoft Hyper-V. Progent's Citrix-certified consultants can help you to assess the strategic advantages of Citrix virtualization products and show you how to plan, test, implement, troubleshoot, and maintain Citrix virtualization platforms.
Progent is a leader in cost-effectively delivering world-class IT help to small businesses. Progent's success in addressing the IT service requirements of the historically underserviced small business sector is the cumulative result of major technical and operational innovations that have eliminated a great deal of the conventional costs out of managing network support, injected unmatched professional expertise into the support system, and significantly accelerated the repair cycle.
If your business operates a UNIX or Linux environment or a multi-OS network, Progent's CISM and ISSAP-certified consultants can assist your whole organization in a wide array of security topics including security management procedures, security architecture and models, connection management products and methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, telecommunications, network and web security, and disaster recovery preparedness. CISM, CISSP and ISSAP stipulate the basic competencies and worldwide standards of knowledge that network security professionals are required to possess. These certification give executive management the assurance that consultants who have achieved their CISM, CISSP or ISSAP certification have the background and theory to offer effective security support and engineering services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can deliver a variety of consulting services to assist companies of any size to install, administer, and troubleshoot IT systems that include desktops, notebooks, tablets, or Windows phones based on Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project management consultants can help set up testing labs to assess Microsoft Windows 8.1 and plan and implement Windows 8.1 migration projects following proven methodologies.
Progent can provide the support of a certified engineer with an extensive background deploying products from the leading video conferencing/telepresence vendors including Cisco/Tandberg, Polycom, LifeSize and Radvision and can assist your company to plan, install, upgrade, or troubleshoot a telepresence solution that protects your current investment and maximizes the strategic value of your information network. Progent can also provide the expertise of network infrastructure engineers who can help businesses of any size to build and troubleshoot a communications network that provides the speed, reliability, protection, and scalability you need to support your telepresence environment.
SSL VPN makes it possible to establish a secure Internet connection between an enterprise network and virtually any remote computer without the need for pre-installed client software. Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help you design, manage, and troubleshoot SSL VPN solutions based on Juniper's AS Series of remote access appliances.
Progent's Intune consultants can assist your company to understand the strategic case for utilizing Microsoft Intune for administering your portable computers including laptops, smartphones, and tablets based on Windows, Apple iOS, and Google Android. Progent can assist your company to define policies, plan and deploy pilot environments to evaluate the appropriateness of Intune for your network, install Intune across your IT ecosystem, integrate Intune with SCCM for single-console change management, and maintain your Intune solution.
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any comprehensive IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can perform thorough intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's internal IT resources. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection alerts and event log monitoring are correctly set up and consistently observed.
Exchange Server 2013 includes significant enhancements to the functionality of its predecessor Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful new features as well as a redesigned architecture. These enhancements favorably impact vital areas including manageability, high availability (HA), compliance, operational costs, teamwork, expandability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you understand the potential business benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange 2013, create a cost-effective test and rollout strategy, and train your IT staff to maintain your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide ongoing remote support and management for Exchange Server 2013.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is a low-cost suite of essential servers that provides the foundation for a powerful but manageable information. The technical sophistication of the Microsoft .NET components bundled with Microsoft Small Business Server requires a network consultant with real-world experience designing and building seamless, end-to-end business network solutions. Progent's SBS Server professionals have an average of over a decade of experience integrating business systems based on Microsoft platforms. This experience assures you success in deploying, administering, and troubleshooting network solutions that incorporate the SBS Server package of servers and applications.
Progent's certified professionals can help you to assess the business value of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test systems and migration strategies, tune your network infrastructure for local, multi-site, cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, educate your IT support, team, develop a corporate-wide security strategy, streamline IT administration, assist with application development, and generate and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent offers the support of a certified VMware VCDX expert to help you design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot VMware vSphere and vCloud-powered virtualization ecosystem for on-premises networks, private and public clouds, or hybrid systems. Progent offers world-class expertise for installing and configuring VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) and VMware's NSX virtual network platform for disaster recovery and application continuity. Progent has in-depth experience of VMware vCloud Director (vCD), vRealize Automation, vRealize Orchestrator and vCloud Suite used for managing private and public cloud and hybrid cloud solutions that deliver high availability, fault tolerance, and application mobility.
SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant improvements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide efficient online and on-premises consulting services including planning, configuration, management, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to enable businesses of any size to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's certified IT experts offer Windows Server 2016 migration consulting services to help organizations of all sizes to plan and implement an efficient move to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 using an on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployment model. Progent can help you to evaluate the business benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any aspect of planning, deploying, managing or debugging your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist you to benefit from the many innovative high-availability and security features of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, VM load balancing, Storage Replica, plus workgroup and multi-domain failover clusters.
SQL Server 2005 offers powerful, familiar tools to computer experts as well as to information workers, reducing the complexity of designing, integrating, administering, and using enterprise data and database programs in environments ranging from handheld devices to enterprise data networks. The sophistication and interconnectivity demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require a network consulting firm with hands-on experience and broad knowledge in designing and deploying information-based, comprehensive business IT solutions. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of over 10 years of background supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Progentís Cisco-qualified network consultants provide professional PIX Firewall consulting services covering architecture, integration and maintenance of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector threat protection, and safe access services. Ranging from small, easy-to-install desktop devices for small offices and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls provide a healthy combination of security, performance and availability for business networks of all sizes. PIX firewalls are based on a hardened, specially designed operating system, PIX OS, avoiding potential OS-specific security holes. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification plus Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide multiple integrated security and connectivity services, including advanced application-aware firewall services, VoIP and digital media security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative solutions. Progentís network experts can show you how to choose and deploy any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls such as the Cisco PIX 501 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506E, PIX 515 Firewalls, the PIX 515E Firewall, the Cisco PIX 520 Firewall, Cisco PIX 525 Firewalls and the Cisco PIX 535.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V improves server virtualization in important areas including multitenancy, flexible infrastructure, cloud readiness, expandability and throughput, and high availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to benefit from Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to deploy and maintain virtual servers to cut network expenses and improve productivity.
Citrix offers a comprehensive family of platforms that provide enterprise-class manageability, scalability, and responsiveness for server virtualization and for centralized distribution of Windows desktops and Windows applications. For delivering virtualized desktops and applications, Citrix offers Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp. For creating and managing virtual servers, Citrix has developed XenServer and Citrix Essentials. Progent's Citrix-certified consultants can help you to evaluate the strategic benefits of Citrix technology and help you design, test, implement, optimize, and support Citrix virtualization platforms.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the fast development of a new generation of high-end applications that can provide your company a significant competitive edge. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 provides built-in support for XML and the ability to communicate across the Internet and outside the firewall. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of work helping with Microsoft integration, ensures you success in designing, installing and supporting Microsoft SQL Server applications that are well integrated with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET platform.
important characteristics of Dynamics GP/Great Plains accounting include a modular design that lets you buy just the functionality you need, a standards-based architecture based on Microsoft technologies to safeguard your investment and offer a highly interconnected environment, enhanced reporting services that allow you to track all activities, income and expenses and sales trends, integration with Microsoft Office to enable access to business information, the capability to process data from almost any db software or workstation application into Microsoft GP/Great Plains, and an open design that makes it easy to develop custom programs. Progent can help you configure and maintain a reliable, secure server and communications infrastructure to support Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains, and can offer expert GP/Great Plains support professionals to help you turn the advanced features of Dynamics GP/Great Plains accounting into a productive business solution.
Les Kent has a 35-year history of effective network integration, executive management, marketing, and operations. He has shown a talent for creating sophisticated information technology solutions during his time as as a system designer, programmer, project manager, deployment expert, and problem solver for small businesses, new ventures, and global enterprises.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service provides complete hosting of a small or mid-size company's servers in an environment that gives the highest degree of dependability and expandability and is in addition simple to move to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are based upon proven virtualization techniques that enable small and midsize businesses with multi- platform IT systems to economize dramatically on the costs of capital equipment, system maintenance, and network management while achieving world-class reliability and an unmatched level of vendor flexibility.
Progent is seeking to hire full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE certification; Cisco accredited system engineers who have Cisco CCNP or CCIE certification; security consultants with CISSP or CISM or equivalent security certification; and advanced network design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to work on our staff of desktop support specialists and remote support professionals. In addition, Progent is seeking talented managers who can perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.
Progent's Microsoft Office and Office 365 experts can assist companies of any size to integrate Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 applications such as Office Excel, Office Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Visio and Publisher into a seamless solution that provides quick ROI and enables better business results. Progent can help your company to interface Microsoft Office or Office 365 apps with each other and with other core Microsoft platforms such as SharePoint, Exchange Server and SQL Server deployed locally or in the cloud. Progent can also assist you to resolve compatibility problems between different releases of Office and offers customized online instruction to individual users and teams.
Progent's Cisco certified network infrastructure consultants can help you to maintain older PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls. Progent can also assist you to set up, administer, update and troubleshoot Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances with Firepower Services.
Progent's CISSP-qualified network security consultants can help businesses of all sizes with any aspect of IT security. Progent can create cost-effective security systems that guard a small business against advanced threats or Progent can plan, configure, and manage an end-to-end security strategy for hybrid networks that accommodate onsite, online, and mobile clients sharing IT resources distributed across multiple physical sites and public and private clouds.
Progent can assist you in any and all phases of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 such as designing high availability system topology for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; migrating mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; determining mass storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing for high-availability CAS services; designing, setting up and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office desktop or Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web.
Microsoft Windows 8.1 is designed to power devices ranging from smartphones and tablets to power-user desktops. An abundance of innovative features, such as its touchscreen interface and signature tile user interface, offer a broad range of advantages for companies who know how to put them to work. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist get your organization up to speed with Microsoft Windows 8.1 and make sure you gain significant competitive advantage from the product's many technical enhancements.
Cisco's network security and offsite connection technology for small companies offer a complete range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can help your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi APs, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit best with your company objectives.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to assess the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop pilot systems and migration plans, tune your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and partial-cloud datacenters, educate your IT management staff, develop an enterprise-wide security strategy, automate network management, help with creating applications, and build and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Our Experts Team provides consulting in important areas that include Apple OS networking and applications; Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems; Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting; Strategic and vertical program support; Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services; Custom applications development and deployment; Web site, electronic business, EDI, and client portal design and deployment; SQL management and performance help; Management intelligence expertise; and Telecom systems consulting.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a fast and low-cost alternative for small and mid-size businesses to get an objective assessment of the overall health of their network. Powered by some of the leading remote monitoring and management platforms available, and overseen by Progent's certified team of information technology professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how well the configuration of your core infrastructure devices conform to industry best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and provide immediate ROI such as a cleaner and more secure AD implementation. 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, higher utilization of IT assets, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and recovery, and increased uptime.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is a library of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their business processes by automating key sales activities including listings, orders, shipments, fulfillment, and finances. By tapping into Amazon's extensive online ecosystem and automating their sales processes, merchants can broaden their reach, reduce their operating costs, improve reaction time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service developers can work with your development team and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring so you can shorten development time and speed up your return on investment.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 delivers indispensable, familiar tools to computer professionals as well as to information workers, lessening the difficulty of designing, integrating, managing, and using enterprise information and database applications on platforms ranging from mobile devices to corporate data networks. The complexity and interconnectivity demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 call for a network consulting firm with real-world expertise and broad knowledge in planning and deploying information-based, comprehensive business IT solutions. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of over 10 years of professional work involving Microsoft integration, ensures you success in planning, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are well integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.
System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager is part of Microsoft's System Center 2016 family of IT infrastructure monitoring and management tools and is intended to offer a unified solution for configuring and managing virtualized datacenters across hybrid networks that can include on-premises and hosted datacenters and Microsoft Azure services. Progent's Virtual Machine Manager 2016 consulting experts can help businesses of all sizes with any aspect of building, deploying, and managing a SCVMM 2016 solution. Progent can assess your virtualization architecture, help you migrate smoothly from older versions of VMM, develop workflows for building and installing virtual machines and hosts, implement fault-tolerant compute and storage clusters, integrate your datacenter infrastructure with public clouds, set up virtual switches, develop and refine PowerShell scripts, and help you assess the potential advantages of the latest technologies like Storage Spaces Direct and Shielded VMs. Progent's hypervisor professionals offer advanced Hyper-V consulting and VMware ESXi support.
Progent's consultants can provide online and onsite consulting services for companies of all sizes to assess the costs/benefits of migrating to Skype for Business or Skype for Business Online from any release of Microsoft Lync Server or Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to plan a local, cloud-based or mixed topology; integrate Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office; set up HA solutions; connect Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and integrate other collaboration systems like Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified network security consultants can help you design and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that is compliant with regulatory standards.
Progentís Microsoft-certified engineers can assist you to update your desktops from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can help your company to understand the costs and advantages of upgrading to 64-bit PC desktop computing, design an affordable migration process that reduces operational interruptions, and offer inexpensive, expert online help to aid your company to configure 64-bit PC desktop operating systems and application software on your current computers.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to design and deploy an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade plan that minimizes productivity disruption, reduces ongoing service requirements, and makes your Exchange 2007 Server easy to administer. For complicated multiple server or multi-site upgrades, Progent offers the experience to finish your project rapidly and affordably. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 help, troubleshooting, and consulting services include expertise with the integration of third-party add-ons to Exchange 2007 Server and the creation of unified messaging solutions powered by Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
Progent offers consulting for security analysis products such as LANguard from GFI for running a variety of automatic network auditing scans to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with network analysis tools and can show you how to make sense of testing reports and respond appropriately. Progent can show you how to design security into your business operations, configure scanning tools, define and implement a secure system architecture, and recommend policies to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are able to show you how to configure a firewall, design safe remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install VPN. Progent's accredited security consultants can test the protection of web-based applications and can run comprehensive information security tests of company-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key international security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you evaluate the economic justification for implementing Microsoft SharePoint 2007, advise you on the most sensible version of SharePoint for your circumstances, offer configuration and deployment services, help you to install MS SQL Server as a back-end DBM, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your standard and customized application software to work with SharePoint 2007, develop a company-wide security plan that encompasses portal technology, and deliver troubleshooting and Help Desk services.
Nagios and MRTG are useful, license-free monitoring utilities that operate under Linux and can be used to analyze UNIX networks, MS Windows networks, or mixed-OS environments in which the Linux OS and Windows coexist. The Nagios monitor lets system support engineers to track network services including POP3, HTTP, SSH, and PING. MRTG lets you track the traffic in and out of SNMP-enabled network devices including processors, routers, and switches. Progent's system integration consultants can show you how to utilize both these tools to tune and repair your computer network.
Progent can assist you to configure Cisco Wi-Fi controllers to manage and monitor wireless networks of all sizes. Progent can assist you to maintain and debug your existing Cisco Wi-Fi solution or carry out an efficient upgrade to Cisco's latest Wi-Fi controller products. Progent can provide support for physical and software-based Wi-Fi controllers and can help you to decide which type is appropriare for your wireless solution. For 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless controller appliances, Progent offers Cisco 3504 wireless controller consulting, Cisco 5520 Wi-Fi controller support, and Cisco 8540 wireless controller expertise.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers provide computer help and IT consulting expertise for Exchange 2003 Server, Windows 2003 Server, and for the complete family of Microsoft Servers. Progent's migration, configuration, administration, and support expertise for Exchange Server 2003 include system design, deployment, project management, local and remote troubleshooting, Help Desk Call Center support, certified security consulting, and full-service network management outsourcing.
If you want to update your corporate web site, build internal websites for applications such as human resources or worker training, establish a powerful web presence for a new business, or generate enterprise-class, data-driven specialized web applications, Progent can provide talented and proven web developers. Progent's consultants can also help you build and manage a secure, fault-tolerant server and communications infrastructure, including off-site and wireless connectivity, to support your web tools.
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) offers automatic backup and easy restore functions for Microsoft environment. Data Protection Manager 2016 delivers application-aware protection for key platforms such as Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint, backs up Windows and Linux VMs, works with virtual machines running on Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and can use Microsoft Azure for easy-to-manage cloud-based backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help organizations of all sizes to design, implement, manage, and troubleshoot a multi-site backup/restore solution built around Data Protection Manager 2016. Progent can help you to migrate from a previous version of Data Protection Manager or from a legacy system, and Progent can tune your SCDPM 2016 environment for on premises, colocated, cloud or hybrid deployment models. Progent offers online or onsite consulting expertise and can deliver occasional guidance to help you through technical bottlenecks or deliver end-to-end project management or co-management services to help you complete your SCDPM 2016 deployment on schedule and on budget.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management outsourcing offers comprehensive hosting of a small organization's servers in an environment that delivers the maximum level of availability and expandability and is also easy to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are based on mature virtualization technologies that enable small companies with multi- platform environments to economize dramatically on the expense of capital investments, system maintenance, and IT management while benefiting from world-class reliability and an unprecedented level of vendor independence.
Progent has a long background providing a full-spectrum of online network consulting and emergency repair services to local governments and schools throughout the United States. Progent is one of the pioneers in delivering advanced remote IT support and has provided network solutions to clients in every state. Online support saves travel expenses and solves problems more quickly than on-premises support.
Windows Server Essentials is a value-priced, versatile platform that allows small organizations to transition from the traditional stand-alone in-house datacenter to the modern hybrid networking paradigm that includes on-premises and virtualized cloud-hosted resources. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide budget-friendly remote consulting and technical support for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials. Progent can assist you to evaluate the potential productivity and cost benefits of migrating to Essentials and implementing a hybrid on-premises/cloud-based design for your network environment. Progent offers full-service project management support so you can plan and execute an efficient migration to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Office 365, and other Microsoft Cloud applications and services. Progent also offers as-needed consulting help, technical support, and training.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.