Immediate Remote Support for Portland Computer Systems
Urgent Online Support for Portland NetworksFor organizations in Portland or anywhere in Oregon, Progent provides online help for computer systems based on Microsoft Windows, Cisco, macOS and OS , or Linux/UNIX platforms. Progent's Microsoft Certified consulting experts have provided remote troubleshooting to companies in all 50 states in the U.S. (Check out recommendations from Progent's clients.) In addition, Progent can furnish the expertise of Cisco CCIE-qualified engineers to handle challenging infrastructure issues, plus the assistance of CISA and CISSP-qualified cybersecurity experts to help with advanced security architecture and troubleshooting jobs.

Progent's online support engineers provide exceptional leverage because they have the real-world experience and have access to the sophisticated tools required to resolve most information system problems rapidly. Efficient support lowers direct costs since solutions accumulate fewer billable minutes. Remote support also eliminates the expense of dispatching an engineer to your location. Your company benefits even more in indirect expenses by reducing or eliminating network outages and related losses due to business disruption, disgruntled clients, idle employees, and de-focused executives. Progent's advanced remote technical support know-how is particularly important for organizations that are dependent on public clouds for critical network infrastructure or applications like Azure, Amazon Web Service, or Exchange Online, where onsite support may not be an option.

Progent's billing policy for remote support is structured to leverage your network support investment. Progent bills by the minute for phone consulting, so you owe just for the support that you actually get. In contrast to many online support firms, Progent imposes no service activation fee or minimum payments. Progent's per-minute granularity and simple policy for pricing do away with scenarios where quick repairs somehow end up as major bills. Progent's skill at disposing of technical issues efficiently means your business spends less money.

Progent's Online Consulting and Technical Support Services
Over time, Progent has fine tuned a set of optimized tools and field-tested methodologies which allow the maximum degree of effectiveness for online help and troubleshooting for computer systems of any size. Progent provides secure Virtual Private Network support for gateways from a variety of leading sources such as Microsoft, Cisco, SonicWall and WatchGuard. Secure VPN access permits the staff of Progent's remote service group to link to your computer system remotely without violating system security.

Progent's advanced customer support database system keeps extensive documentation describing the support that Progent's clients have been provided. Progent's team service personnel have access to the specifics of support delivered to each customer by every consultant. This history of problems and solutions is structured as a conveniently searchable support database that allows Progent's online support professionals to share their knowledge company-wide to ensure that the quality of Progent's support services grows over time. Progent's high-level certifications and working relationships with important industry leaders such as Cisco and Microsoft open up additional vast technical knowledge bases and permit priority response from manufacturers' in-house product engineers so Progent's online service experts can determine optimal resolutions promptly.

Online support services provided by Progent to companies in Portland and anywhere in the state of Oregon include:

Progent's ProSight Flat-rate Managed IT Services for Small and Medium Size Organizations
Progent provides a selection of affordable, fixed-price managed services designed to allow small and medium-size organizations to benefit from the same advanced IT solutions used by many of the world's leading corporations. Progent's ProSight series of outsourced network management services covers all key facets of modern networking including email content filtering, security and compliance, automated backup and disaster recovery, network infrastructure monitoring and management, virtual server hosting, and network asset documentation management. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

  • ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
    Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including filtering, detection, containment, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security and Microsoft Exchange Filtering
    Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's unique requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and test a backup and restore system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

  • ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery
    ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical data, applications and virtual machines that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

  • ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
    ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

  • ProSight WAN Watch: Network Infrastructure Management
    ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for small and mid-sized businesses to diagram, monitor, reconfigure and debug their networking appliances like switches, firewalls, and access points as well as servers, client computers and other devices. Incorporating state-of-the-art RMM technology, WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology diagrams are kept updated, captures and displays the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and generates notices when potential issues are discovered. By automating time-consuming management and troubleshooting processes, WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary chores like network mapping, expanding your network, finding appliances that require important software patches, or resolving performance problems. Learn more about ProSight WAN Watch network infrastructure management services.

  • ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Monitoring
    ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop remote monitoring service that uses state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to keep your network operating at peak levels by tracking the health of vital computers that power your business network. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers an issue, an alert is sent immediately to your designated IT management personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so all potential issues can be resolved before they have a chance to impact productivity Learn more about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop remote monitoring services.

  • ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
    With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

  • ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
    Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, find and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
ProSight Network Audits
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and low-cost alternative for small and mid-size businesses to obtain an unbiased assessment of the overall health of their network. Powered by some of the leading remote monitoring and management tools in the industry, and overseen by Progent's certified team of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits help you see how well the configuration of your essential infrastructure assets 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 benefits such as a more manageable Active Directory (AD) system. Both also come with one year of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include simpler management, improved compliance with information security regulations, more efficient utilization of network assets, quicker troubleshooting, more dependable backup and recovery, and increased uptime. See more information about Progent's ProSight Network Audits IT infrastructure assessment.

The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report is an affordable service based on a brief discussion with a Progent information assurance consultant. The interview is designed to evaluate your organization's ability to stop or recover quickly following an assault by a ransomware variant such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Hermes. Progent will work with you directly to collect information concerning your current antivirus tools and backup platform, and Progent will then deliver a written Basic Security and Best Practices Report describing how you can apply best practices to build an efficient security and backup/recovery environment that aligns with your company's requirements. For more information, see The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report Service.

Additional Support Programs Available from Progent
Progent can provide the services of world-class remote consulting professionals for contract IT projects. Billing charges for longer-term consulting tasks are determined based on the level of expertise of the engineers assigned. Progent's background in these important areas of computer technology allows clients to execute critical projects economically and on schedule. Progent's special remote consulting services include:

  • Help Desk Call Center Support
    Progent's Help Desk service offerings for businesses with networks based on Microsoft, Cisco, macOS and OS X, or UNIX/Linux technology include full-service Help Desk Call Center services, shared Help Desk services, and Call Center consulting. Progent's Standard Help Desk Services offer small businesses a complete service desk solution that handles all facets of remote Level 1 desktop support from service requests through trouble ticket generation, remote desktop control, progress tracking, problem solving, and management reports. Progent offers help desk services at a substantial discount off Progent's normal desktop support rates, and Progent offers the option of rapid on-demand escalation to Level 2 and Level 3 experts to handle the most issues.

    Progent's Help Desk Call Center consulting support can aid you in building an efficient new Help Desk Call Center or improving your established organization, selecting or modifying Call Center software to handle the special demands of your business, or adding occasional online personnel to reinforce your in-house Help Desk Call Center resources to handle high-demand situations like software transitions, major updates, or installing brand new business software.

    Progent's Help Desk team of experienced information technology experts offers your workers in Portland or anywhere in the state of Oregon rapid communication with an effective network service group with years of background offering phone help and remote troubleshooting for networks based on Microsoft Windows, Cisco, Apple macOS and OS X, UNIX, or Linux components. Progent's charter is to earn the Help Desk the reputation as a key driver of company productivity, and Progent's goal is to fix rather than simply record technical problems.

  • Applications Support: Training, Programming, and Problem Solving
    Progent's Applications Consulting Group can supply online professional engineering expertise and education in specific business application fields such as Enterprise Requirements Planning, Manufacturing Requirements Planning, accounting system customization, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Progent also can provide expertise, custom development, and training for familiar Microsoft business applications such as CRM, MS Office Project, Office 365 Word, and Microsoft Office 365 Excel. To learn more concerning Progent's consulting, custom development, and education offerings, go to Progent's Applications Experts Group.

  • Unified and Automated Management of Hybrid Cloud Networks
    System Center 2016 centralizes and automates the management of hybrid cloud environments by offering advanced integration with Windows Server 2016 servers, Windows 10 clients; seamless management of heterogeneous environments that include various Linux distributions, Hyper-V and VMware; and expanded public and private cloud support such as tighter integration with Intune for Apple iPhone and Android smartphone management plus native integration with Operations Management Suite for cloud-based analytics and reporting. Progent's System Center 2016 consulting experts can provide advanced online and on-premises expertise for all elements of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager, Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), Data Protection Manager, Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help organizations of any size to design and configure a new deployment of Microsoft System Center 2016, expand or tune your current one, upgrade efficiently from an earlier release of System Center, or troubleshoot your System Center environment.

  • Remote Hybrid Network Monitoring Support
    Progent offers businesses in Portland, or anywhere in the state of Oregon, online hybrid network monitoring by providing Microsoft System Center 2016 Operations Manager expertise and System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM 2012) support. Progent can adapt Operations Manager for your environment so that your network maintenance is proactive rather than reactive. By exposing potential issues before they cause crashes, remote monitoring can head off stressful and expensive information system failures. Progent can also deploy system monitoring utilities like Nagios and MRTG to analyze UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X environments, Microsoft networks, or environments powered by multiple platforms.
How Your Portland Business Can Contact Progent's Remote Service Professionals
To contact Progent about emergency phone-based assistance with Windows, macOS and OS X, or Linux/UNIX computer systems, go to Progent's Emergency Phone-Based Support, phone 1-800-993-9400, or see Contact Progent. For businesses and new businesses in Portland or anywhere in the state of Oregon, Progent's phone-based network support specialists can deliver expert and economical system help the instant your organization requires it. Long experience offering remote technical assistance has earned Microsoft Partner status for Progent's consulting experts and has enabled Progent to develop world-class troubleshooting capability and to fine tune online connectivity tools to solve IT problems rapidly while avoiding the cost and lost productivity associated with in-person support visits.

Even if your Portland company has a local freelance consultant or employs an in-house organization that can handle typical network problems, Progentís Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers are available to offer an easy and transparent virtual expansion of your on-site resources in cases when your regular service personnel either lack the bandwidth or the experience to solve sudden network crises or particularly tough integration projects.

Features of Progent's Online Computer Services for Portland
Progent's online support, remote troubleshooting, system security expertise, and system management services offer companies in Portland or anywhere in the state of Oregon the greatest leverage for your support budget. Whether you need occasional phone help and Internet-based network repair or ongoing Help Desk call center services and system administration, Progent's experts can provide your organization enterprise-level network support while allowing you to avoid the expense and administration overhead of running a full-service internal IT staff. Key features of Progent's National Remote Support services include:

What Makes Progent Unique from Other Support Firms?
Progent is a Microsoft Certified Partner consulting firm and Progent's head count, range of IT background, refined remote support tools, and understanding of corporate IT enable businesses to avoid the pitfalls associated with exclusive dependence on smaller service firms, independent freelance consultants, or over-stretched in-house IT help.

Progent stands out by offering:

  • Best Practices
    Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Premier consultants average longer than ten years of hands-on professional background, at the forefront of network service, executing a broad range of IT projects for a large mix of customers. Every Progent consultant shares a proven collection of personal best practices which are incorporated into shared best practices standards that Progent instills in its support team. This ensures that you get not only world-class technical help, but also a support engineer with proven methods for applying technical knowledge to resolve actual network problems efficiently.

  • Value Pricing
    Progent's pricing policy is to charge for remote support and on-premises visits by the minute. Consequently, you are charged exclusively for received services. Progent does not demand a higher rate for off-hours or priority service, and inside California or in regions where Progent provides on-premises support, Progent does not charge for travel time except for emergency calls where on-site work is less than 4 hours. In addition, Progent applies no minimum charge and asks no monthly commitment for support services delivered during regular business hours. Many support firms impose substantial minimum fees or charge for each quarter hour or longer. Progent's one-minute granularity does away with large bills for quick solutions so you will not be tempted to allow less critical problems to fester.

  • Information Transfer
    Progent is committed to knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to clients. By teaching customers to deal with problems that are within their comfort zone, Progent can concentrate on delivering high-value services where Progent has little competition. Companies who work with trusted independent service providers or who maintain in-house support personnel benefit when Progent transfers information about critical technology and tested processes to make their IT environments more robust, secure, and efficient.

  • Automated Server Monitoring with MS System Center Operations Manager
    Progent is one of the only consulting firms to provide 24x7 network monitoring services based on MS Operations Manager. MS Operations Manager allows your network support to be proactive instead of reactive. By revealing possible issues before they result in downtime, network monitoring can keep your information network from painful and costly availability disruptions.
How Does Our Company Start Receiving Online Network Help from Progent?
To initiate Progent's online help offerings or to find out more about Progent's online support programs, contact Progent at 1-866-PROGENT (866-776-4368) or refer to Contact Progent. If you have an urgent need for network support, visit Immediate Network Support.