Network monitoring ordinarily entails tracking a networkís resource utilization in order to uncover data traffic bottlenecks or troubleshoot hardware or software issues. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, license-free network monitoring utilities that run under Linux and can be used to monitor mixed-platform environments where UNIX and Windows coexist. Progent's system integration consultants can show you how to take advantage of both these tools to optimize and repair your network. Progent's Linux consulting services offer small companies and programmers help with managing and servicing UNIX and Linux networks that coexist with Microsoft-based technology.
Progent can help your business to configure Cisco Wi-Fi controller appliances to manage and monitor Wi-Fi LANs of all sizes. Progent can assist you to maintain and debug your current Cisco Wi-Fi solution or implement a smooth migration to Cisco's modern wireless controller solutions.
Progent offers customers access to engineers who have been awarded some of the computer industry's most prized credentials. Progent believes that customers have the right to be sure that their IT service professionals have formal training plus broad real-world field experience so that Progent's customers can use Progent's support with confidence. In many cases, vendor credentials such as the CCIE brings privileges for substantially better vendor support than is available to uncertified consultants, enabling Progent to deliver customers a higher class of computer service. In other cases, recognized certifications such as CISA or ISSAP for network security can help enterprise clients to demonstrate compliance with regulatory demands by engaging the assistance of recognized industry experts.
Progent provides small organizations a pair of specially designed network security inventory scanning packages that provide, at a preset fee, remotely managed scans of your network security profile which are analyzed by certified security specialists who interpret the results of the remote scan, present unbiased summaries of your existing network security, and offer suggestions for remediation. Progent offers two complementary network security inventory scanning packages for external and internal scanning that are priced to meet the budgetary realities of small companies while providing enterprise-quality evaluations of your network's exposure to attack.
Progentís Cisco-Certified technology consultants offer experienced PIX Firewall consulting services covering design, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security products. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls offers robust user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack security, and safe access services. Ranging from small, plug-and-play desktop devices for small businesses and home offices to scalable gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a sensible combination of protection, performance and reliability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are based on a proven, purpose-built operating system, PIX OS, minimizing potential OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls deliver multiple integrated protection and networking services, including advanced application-aware firewall services, VoIP and multimedia security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative solutions. Progentís Cisco consultants can show you how to choose and integrate 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.
NetApp MetroCluster is a high-availability and disaster recovery platform that combines array-based storage clustering with continual replication to provide fast, zero RPO disaster recovery (DR) between datacenters that are as far as 185 miles (300km) apart from each other. Progent's roster of seasoned network experts can help you to plan, configure, administer, upgrade, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery system based on NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to choose an architecture for your MetroCluster deployment that meets your technical needs and IT budget. Progent can ensure you follow leading practices for configuring your MetroCluster solution by providing help with procedures like assigning disk pools and shelf IDs, determining aggregate and plexes layout, provisioning FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, provisioning switches, implementing a tiebreaker, setting up a TCP/IP configuration replication network, and testing your DR solution to prove compliance with information assurance standards and government requirements.
Office 365 is Microsoft's expanding suite of client productivity applications and cloud services offered on a monthly or annual subscription basis. Office 365 applications and cloud-based services are offered in an array of product bundles intended for markets from students and households to global enterprises. Progent offers quick and affordable online access to specialists with expertise in Microsoft, macOS, iOS, and Google Android platforms. Progent can assist you to understand the wealth of subscription plans available with Office 365 and integrate your network with Office 365 in a way that delivers top business value. Progent supports cross-platform networks that include Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux software. Progent can also assist you to build and maintain hybrid solutions that seamlessly integrate local and cloud-based products and services.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V improves server virtualization in critical areas including secure multitenancy, flexible infrastructure, cloud readiness, expandability and performance, and high availability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can assist your company to take advantage of Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to install and manage virtual servers to cut IT costs and enhance availability.
E-Mail Guard from Postini provides constantly updated spam and virus filtering, data filtering, and security from email-based directory harvesting and denial of service attacks. Progent is a Postini aggregator and support specialist. If your company is too small to qualify for a regular Postini license, you can still get access to Postiniís Perimeter Management services through Progentís E-Mail Guard spam filtering and anti-virus aggregation offering. Progentís certified e-mail protection professionals can help you devise an email safety strategy that incorporates anti-spam and virus defense services and policies.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified network infrastructure consultants can help you to manage legacy PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or transition to Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances. Progent can also assist you to set up, administer, upgrade and troubleshoot Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
E-Mail Guard represents a complete solution for blocking spam and virus attacks. E-Mail Guard handles the protection and administration of company email by providing constantly updated spam and virus blocking, policy administration, content testing, and defense against email-based DHA and DDoS attacks. E-Mail Guard also features monitoring, management and reporting tools as well as outbound email filtering to help you troubleshoot your email environment and specify and enforce company email policy.
Progent's Linux consulting experts provide small companies and software developers assistance with managing and supporting Linux systems that run with Microsoft-based networks. Progent can give your organization contact with Linux experts, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISM credentials. This broad array of expertise offers you a convenient single consulting firm to show you how to build and manage a protected and robust cross-platform network and communications environment that allows Linux and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Windows with leading Linux variations including RedHat, SUSE Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo, Mandriva Linux, Debian-GNU, and Slackware Linux.
Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and data security professionals to help you to assess the potential benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and execute out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from other database solutions, and configure an efficient and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progentís certified Cisco network security consulting professionals offer high-level PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall consulting support covering infrastructure design, configuration, and management of Cisco firewall and Cisco security solutions. The PIX and ASA Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewall products delivers robust user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector attack defense, and secure access services. Ranging from compact, easy-to-install desktop devices for small and home businesses to modular enterprise-grade appliances, Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewalls provide advanced protection, performance, and high reliability for network environments of all sizes. PIX Firewalls and ASA Firewalls are based on a hardened, specially designed operating system, eliminating possible OS-specific security gaps.
Progent's Citrix experts can assist your business to plan, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot a virtual application delivery and management solution based on Citrix XenApp. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can show you how to enhance your infrastructure for delivering server and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter management and support experts can assist your organization to manage and maintain an off-site datacenter that offers high uptime, enhanced security, and fast recovery.
Progentís IT outsourcing packages offer economical network support for small businesses. Whether it includes designing network infrastructure, setting up an internal Help Desk or using an outside one, deploying a new e-mail system, monitoring your network, or developing a web-based eCommerce application, outsourcing your network engineering services can contain expenses and eliminate risks, allowing network support expenses to grow in a more moderate and manageable manner than is feasible by building up a bulky, knowledgeable in-house IT staff. Progentís Outsourcing White Paper and flyers tell you how Progent can enable you to create a secure and highly available network architecture for your vital business software based on Microsoft Windows such as Microsoft Office XP, Office 2003, and Microsoft Office 2000.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, develop pilot systems and migration plans, tune your infrastructure for local, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, train your IT management, staff, create a corporate-wide security strategy, automate network management, assist with creating applications, and build and test a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Cisco's PIX firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco might not offer support these devices. Progent still provides technical support for Cisco's PIX 500 firewalls to help you with management and troubleshooting and Progent can in addition help you determine if you should adopt more current firewall products available from Cisco. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can help you design and implement an efficient migration to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls following leading practices.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi networking experts offer online and onsite consulting and support services to assist your organization to design, configure, administer, optimize, and debug wireless deployments that incorporate Cisco's Meraki APs. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to design and deploy hybrid environments that integrate local and cloud-based services and that provide seamless connectivity, enhanced protection, streamlined management, and dependable performance for all your wired and wireless devices.
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Progent's Jabber consultants can provide remote or on-premises expertise to help businesses of all sizes to design, deploy, manage, upgrade or troubleshoot Cisco Jabber environments and Cisco Unified CM infrastructure. Progent can provide in-depth expertise for all the products, technologies and services that make up creating a cohesive Jabber solution such as Cisco network devices and management tools, Microsoft Office 365 apps, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, SIP trunking, Wi-Fi systems, cyber security, cloud computing, telepresence systems, PBX systems, disaster recovery preparedness, and other pieces of a cohesive collaboration solution.
Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified consultants average more than a decade of real-world industry experience, at the forefront of IT service, executing a broad variety of IT projects for a large mix of clients. Every Progent support professional shares a refined set of personal best practices that are incorporated into shared best practices training that Progent teaches its consulting personnel. This means that you get not only world-class technical help, but also a support engineer with field-tested methods for using technical knowledge to solve actual network problems efficiently.
For enterprise project management assistance, Progent can provide the services of veteran IT experts with decades of background in technology management, program development, and process engineering for organizations ranging from Big 4 firms to dot-com startups to state government agencies. These high-level IT managers offer project management expertise to help enterprise clients follow best practices to make sure development or deployment projects are successfully completed on time and within budget.
Progentís Microsoft-premier consultants can help your organization to update your application servers and/or workstations from 32 to 64 bits. Progent can help your company to understand the costs and advantages of upgrading to 64-bit processing, plan an efficient migration strategy that minimizes operational interruptions, and deliver economical, expert online help to assist your company to install 64-bit operating systems and applications on your current hardware.
Progent delivered a wireless networking solution that allowed a school to improve efficiency and eliminate the ongoing costs of a dedicated data connection. Progent proposed a Proxim Tsunami wireless 60Mbps bridge. The low-cost building-to-building Proxim bridge is designed for connecting separate sites up to 2.5 miles apart and can extend to even greater ranges. This wireless solution provided better performance and reliability than recourse to amplifying the 802.11b network, and since it uses the 5.8Ghz band it provided protection against outside interference.
Progent's veteran team of network consultants and application experts have extensive experience providing remote and onsite assistance for organizations of all sizes who need to incorporate Android phones and tablets into their information systems so that mobile clients can be productive while on the go. Progent offers the range of skills to solve network problems that span multiple manufacturers and that represent a mix of older and current technology. Progent offers affordable online consulting to help you with any facet of planning, configuring, managing and maintaining your Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) solution. Progent can deliver occasional support to assist you to resolve particularly stubborn technical problems, or Progent can provide comprehensive project management services to help you finish strategic network initiatives on time and on budget. Progent can assist with on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid network environments and offers support for all major operating systems, applications, management tools and network infrastructure. Progent also can provide customized group or individual classes to show you how to manage and use Android phones and tablets efficiently.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a rich, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the fast development of cutting-edge high-end programs that can give your business a critical competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features core support for XML and the capability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server applications that are seamlessly connected with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET platform.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 builds on the powerful security technologies of Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally managed web gateway that acts as a one-server platform for an array of security functions such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN control, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes comprehensive web security logging and reporting features, permits customized reporting powered by SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual machine to cut expenses and enhance availability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can assist you to design and execute pilot and production implementations; integrate Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, and SharePoint; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist your organization to migrate economically to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning tools to defend endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to manage the entire malware attack lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks.
NetApp MetroCluster is a disaster recovery software suite that combines array-based storage clustering along with replication to deliver rapid, zero RPO disaster recovery (DR) between datacenters located up to 300km apart. Progent's team of seasoned network consultants can assist your business to design, configure, manage, update, test and troubleshoot a disaster recovery system based on NetApp MetroCluster. Progent can help you to select a topology for your MetroCluster environment that aligns with your technical needs and budget. Progent can make sure you adhere to best practices for installing your MetroCluster environment by delivering guidance with tasks like assigning disk pools, arranging aggregate layout, provisioning NetApp FlexVol volumes, setting up Data ONTAP configuration replication service, installing switches, implementing a tiebreaker mechanism, setting up a TCP/IP configuration replication network between your storage clusters, and testing your disaster recovery system to verify compliance with information assurance standards and government mandates.
Progent offers customers access to engineers who have earned some of the IT industry's most prestigious credentials. Progent believes that clients have the right to be sure that their computer support consultants have accredited testing plus extensive real-world experience so that Progent's customers can engage Progent's support with confidence. Often, vendor credentials like the CCIE brings privileges for substantially superior vendor support than is available to non-certified consultants, allowing Progent to deliver clients a better level of IT service. In other cases, major credentials such as CISM or CISSP for network security can help corporate clients to demonstrate compliance with regulatory demands by engaging the assistance of accredited industry professionals.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Excel and Office 365 Excel application consultants can provide a wide variety of remote support services to help your organization to design, program, pilot test, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot applications based on any version of Microsoft Excel, including Excel 2016 and Office 365 Excel. Progent can help your business to migrate your existing Excel applications to the newest versions of Excel, support Excel on Apple iOS-based iPhones and iPads and Google Android phones and tablets, and resolve compatibility issues between various releases of Excel. Progent can provide on-demand help to clients who need a fast fix to a stubborn problem related to Office Excel and Progent can also provide comprehensive project management support for migrating or developing mission-critical applications based on Excel. Progent's affordable webinar training for Office Excel can be customized to address the special requirements of individual users or teams.
In addition to providing the expertise of Microsoft Dynamics GP consultants, Progent has experts in Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP Software, Microsoft Dynamics NAV Business Management Software, Dynamics SL, Dynamics RMS, Macola ERP by Exact, MAS 90 by Sage Software, and QuickBooks Pro by Intuit. Progent offers programming, troubleshooting, administration help, upgrade support, and 1-on-1 or group webinar training classes customized to address your specific requirements. Progent's consultants also can help you build and maintain a secure, reliable server and communications infrastructure to run your ERP, MRP and accounting solutions.
Microsoft Mac Office allows Apple Macintosh users to run the industry's most popular office productivity programs. Progent's Apple-certified Macintosh experts can help you configure Mac Office on a multi-vendor environment that incorporates Apple OS X and Windows computers so that Mac users can take advantage of the new capabilities of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage for Mac in order to share data and system resources with colleagues who run Windows. Progent's consultants have expertise with both Mac and Windows platforms and can support networks that combine Mac with Microsoft Windows systems with complete resource sharing, or networks which intentionally restrict collaboration between Apple Mac and Windows users.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over 10 years of experience designing, deploying, enhancing and repairing System Center Operations Manager environments and offer organizations of all sizes expert remote or onsite consulting support for Microsoft SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to plan an architecture for Microsoft SCOM 2012 servers that provides the performance and resilience needed to watch over your datacenter efficiently, whether your datacenters are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid environment. Progent can also help you to install and customize Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs based on leading practices for monitoring network fabric as well as Microsoft and 3rd-party apps and services. In addition, Progent can deliver responsive online or on-premises troubleshooting to assist you to fix serious issues detected by SCOM 2012.
For medium-size businesses looking for IT support, Progent can deliver an array of alternatives including local service, on-line assistance, phone-based Help Desk, round-the-clock support with remote network monitoring, temporary staff augmentation, business relocation support, application development, and professional consultation. For medium-size companies in California or other areas serviced by Progent's onsite consultants, Progent offers professional on-premises support for solving network problems rapidly and affordably.
Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 is a multi-functional gateway that offers a powerful application layer firewall, virtual private network, proxy, and Web caching platform for safeguarding the Internet-facing networks of any sized business against a broad range of attacks. Progent's Microsoft-certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 engineers can help you plan, cost-justify, test, install, configure and manage the any version of ISA Server 2006 on your information system.
Progent's certified consultants can help you to evaluate the benefits of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create pilot environments and migration plans, optimize your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, educate your IT management staff, develop a corporate-wide security plan, automate network management, help with application development, and build and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent's Test and Training Lab at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Colocation Center can be used for piloting line-of-business applications, developing cost-effective migration methodologies, evaluating and tuning performance, planning or verifying disaster recovery strategies, resolving compatibility issues, and building training environments for new products and technologies. For Progent customers without sufficient internal resources to configure effective pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital costs and technical risk and helps keep vital IT initiatives on schedule.
ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure monitoring and management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for smaller organizations to map out, track, optimize and debug their connectivity appliances like switches, firewalls, and access points plus servers, endpoints and other devices. Incorporating state-of-the-art Remote Monitoring and Management technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology diagrams are always current, captures and manages the configuration of virtually all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when potential issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management activities, ProSight WAN Watch can knock hours off ordinary chores like making network diagrams, expanding your network, finding appliances that require critical updates, or resolving performance issues.
MS Communications Server provides IM and presence in an extensible, world-class solution offering advanced security, transparent compatibility with popular Microsoft products, an expandable, industry-standard development platform, and compliance with regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, SOX, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Your enterprise can benefit from cost savings and elevated business efficiencies, enhanced worker productivity, and stronger IP protection with this simple-to-manage, fault-tolerant solution. Successful deployments of Microsoft Office Communications Server require extensive planning and consideration prior to installation. Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can provide the expertise necessary to deliver all the advantages of Office Communications Server across your whole corporation.
For enterprises with branches in California or any area served by Progent's consultants, Progent's Microsoft-Certified network support professionals and certified Cisco network consultants offer a variety of IT consulting services including project planning, Sarbanes Oxley compliance, office relocations, corporate security, system design, local or remote emergency support, and technical support for data center hosting environments. A Progent IT architect can help you plan a multi-office network that makes smart use of co-location services and Internet data centers. Progentís Microsoft Certified consultants can help large corporations design, integrate and maintain major rollouts of updated versions of Microsoft technology including Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange Server, SharePoint, Microsoft SQL, and Enterprise editions of Windows. Progentís Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP experts can help you configure Cisco products for connectivity solutions that incorporate simple, high-speed, integrated, and remote networking.
System Center 2016 Operations Manager is designed to promote top performance and maximum availability for key applications by offering centralized, cross-platform tracking of physical and virtual infrastructure installed across local datacenters and private and public clouds. Progent's SCOM consulting group offers advanced online and onsite support to help organizations of any size to plan, implement, tune, enhance and troubleshoot Operations Manager 2016 deployments. Progent can assist your company to migrate to Operations Manager 2016 from older versions or from other monitoring products, or integrate a variety of monitoring systems into a unified IT management solution. Progent can also help you expand your Operations Manager 2016 scope to incorporate resources based in public clouds such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and endpoint monitoring managed service that uses advanced remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to keep your IT system running efficiently by tracking the state of critical devices that drive your IT network. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers a problem, an alert is transmitted immediately to your specified IT personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so all potential problems can be addressed before they have a chance to impact your business.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a quick and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size organizations to get an objective evaluation of the health of their information system. Based on some of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms available, and overseen by Progent's world-class group of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits help you see how well the configuration of your essential network assets conform to leading practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are offered at a budget-friendly, one-time cost and deliver immediate ROI such as a cleaner and safer AD implementation. Both options also provide the ongoing benefits of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM) technology. These advantages can include easier management, better compliance with government and industry security requirements, higher utilization of network resources, quicker troubleshooting, more dependable backup and restore, and higher availability.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and DBAs offer online expertise to assist businesses of any size to build, manage, and maintain applications based on Microsoft's SQL Server RDBMS platform and .NET architecture. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide help with any facet of the application life cycle in solutions that range from small office databases to VLDB applications and enterprise-class data warehousing.
Progent's MS Exchange Server Hosting Services offer a world-class data center with backed-up electrical and environmental control systems, 24x7 site security and operations center, plus fault-tolerant connections to Internet backbone service providers. Hosted Exchange servers are set up as virtualized servers for high availability, smooth expandability, and fast recovery. Services include integration with your business network, access to handheld computing devices, continual tracking of efficiency and security, spam and virus filtering, patch and service pack management, Helpdesk services, daily data backup, and full email management support.
The server cluster technology incorporated into the Datacenter and Enterprise versions of Windows Server 2008 has been radically redesigned to streamline the installation, setup, and administration of server clusters that offer greater levels of system availability, protection, performance, and versatility. New or enhanced capabilities include cluster Validation, revamped configuration and installation, unified cluster management, redesigned cluster architecture for increased uptime, hardened security and quorum structure, elimination of failure points, greater disk and memory capacity, and enhancements for geographically dispersed clusters. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you evaluate the business benefits of Windows clustering, plan and implement an installation, train your IT personnel to administer your cluster environment, provide continuing consulting and support services, and create and test a disaster recovery plan.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 offers powerful, familiar tools to IT experts and information workers, lessening the difficulty of creating, integrating, managing, and using enterprise data and analytical applications on platforms ranging from handheld devices to enterprise information networks. The complexity and integration demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require a network consultant with hands-on experience and broad knowledge in designing and building information-based, end-to-end business technology solutions. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of over 10 years of professional work supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in designing, deploying and supporting Microsoft SQL Server 2005 applications that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET platform.
Progent's certified security consultants can show you how to safeguard your Mac environment through expert support offerings including performing security tests, recovery from virus and worm attacks, setting up firewalls, integrating secure remote and mobile access, installing automated programs for defense against viruses, spam, and malware, and creating a company-wide security strategy adapted for the specific goals of your corporate information system.
Progent's certified engineers offer computer help and network consulting expertise for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 2003 Server, and for the complete line of Microsoft Servers. Progent's upgrade, configuration, administration, and troubleshooting services for Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server include planning, deployment, documentation, onsite and off-site technical support, Help Desk Call Center support, certified security evaluation, and comprehensive network management outsourcing.
Progent's network consultants can help you analyze the potential advantages of Hyper-V-powered virtualization for your business, perform test implementations to verify Hyper-V's operation with your production applications, assess your network and server architecture for optimal operation with virtualization technology, help you in moving to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and setting up Hyper-V, train your IT staff to track and administer Hyper-V, provide expert consulting support for enhancing the protection of your virtual servers, establish and test business continuity processes that optimize network availability, and provide continuing consulting and technical support including affordable remote troubleshooting and turn-key Help Desk services.
Microsoft Windows Server Essentials is a value-priced, versatile operating system that allows small organizations to make the move from the traditional stand-alone in-house datacenter to the contemporary hybrid computing paradigm that combines on-premises and cloud-based resources. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer cost-effective online consulting and technical support services for Windows Server Essentials. Progent can help you to assess the possible productivity and cost benefits of moving to WS 2012 R2 and implementing a hybrid on-premises/cloud model for your computing environment. Progent offers comprehensive project management to help you design and carry out an efficient migration to Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Microsoft Office 365, and other Microsoft Online applications and services. Progent can also provide continuing consulting, troubleshooting, and training.
Progent offers access to the affordable support of remote Internet connectivity experts to help your organization to assess or enhance your Internet services so your Internet access solution aligns with your business requirements. Services provided by Progent's engineers include evaluation of your existing bandwidth use, carrier and plan comparison and ordering, network provisioning, and overseeing a smooth switchover to a different ISP and/or service plan. Network provisioning can include enhancing existing routers and deploying additional ones, setting up firewalls, and designing dependable BGP configurations.
Progent's Citrix-certified consultants can help you to plan, deploy, manage, and support a virtual Windows application delivery solution based on Citrix XenApp. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help you optimize your network for distributing server-side and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter management and support consultants can assist you to administer and maintain an off-site datacenter that features high availability, enhanced security, and rapid disaster recovery.
For mid-size businesses looking for IT support, Progent offers an array of alternatives such as local help, on-line support, phone-based Help Desk, 24x7 support with remote system monitoring, temporary staffing, business relocation services, software development, and expert consulting. For medium-size companies in California or other regions serviced by Progent's field engineers, Progent provides expert on-premises help for solving network issues rapidly and economically.
Progent can provide small companies with an IT management professional who can act as a part-time Chief Information Officer. This part-time CIO can offer strategic direction to help you deploy sensible technology to improve business operations so they align better with your corporate goals. Your business can develop and install a well conceived IT strategy without absorbing the cost of a full-time Chief Information Officer.
Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains can help you expand and control your company more efficiently by offering easy availability of strategic data and a fast return on investment. Dynamics GP/Great Plains confers major business benefits such as its ability to expand the reach of your company, handle your accounting, computerize financial operations, standardize procedures across your business, improve inventory control, increase order accuracy, grow revenue and shorten lead-time, and increase cash flow. Progent can show you how to set up and manage a robust, safe server and communications foundation to support Great Plains, and can offer experienced Microsoft Dynamics GP support professionals to help you reap the full advantages of your Dynamics GP software.
For custom program creation, Progent can provide software design consultants to produce business software in areas such as eCommerce, web development, Microsoft Business Solutions packages including Microsoft Dynamics GP, and custom management reports produced by Crystal Reports, Microsoft Access, or FRx Reports. Progentís experts can use Microsoft IIS to create company-specific eCommerce solutions based on Microsoft ASP.NET. Also, Progent offers experts in a wide array of custom software development environments including SQL Server and Delphi. For custom e-Commerce programming, Progent also can provide expertise in custom Microsoft Access, custom Microsoft Visual Basic, custom Excel, and any other specialized programming powered by any Microsoft development platform.
Progentís Wireless Site Survey makes it easy to plan and implement a WiFi network customized for your facilities, offering you a WLAN that has the coverage, performance, load-handling capability, QoS, data protection, and roaming capability your company needs. Progent's Wireless Site Survey services are offered either as an economical online service or as a more comprehensive on-premises service.
Colocation sites allow companies to share enterprise-class facilities for housing computer equipment that supports vital applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified IT experts can help your business with all facets of your colocation program such as selecting and migrating to a colo facility, creating network topology, defining hardware, on-site and on-line troubleshooting, setting up online network administration, and education your support personnel.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless consultants can assist you to evaluate the advantages of adopting Catalyst wireless controllers to manage Wi-Fi deployments of any size. Progent can help you to support and troubleshoot your current Wi-Fi network or help you design and implement a smooth transition from outdated Wi-Fi controllers to current models.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard solution uses the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of ProSight Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall.
Progent's ProSight family of managed IT services are designed to offer organizations who have small in-house network administration and support staffs with affordable access to world-class management tools and technical experts. Advantages of the ProSight line of managed IT services include flat-rate network management costs, smart automation of routine management tasks, ongoing absorption of the latest information technology, graceful transition from legacy systems to current solutions, improved alignment of information technology with business goals, access to veteran IT consultants, and allowing management to concentrate on business issues rather than ever-changing information technology.
For corporations with branches in California or any region served by Progent's consultants, Progent's Microsoft-Premier network consulting professionals and certified Cisco system specialists offer a variety of network consulting services such as project planning, SOX compliance, site relocations, corporate security, network design, local or phone-based emergency support, and troubleshooting for collocation hosting environments. A Progent IT consultant can help you plan a multi-office network that makes efficient use of colocation facilities and Internet hosting sites. Progentís Microsoft Certified consultants can help large enterprises design, integrate and maintain massive rollouts of the latest versions of Microsoft products such as Active Directory, Exchange Server, SharePoint, Microsoft SQL, and Enterprise editions of Windows. Progentís CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional consultants can assist you to deploy Cisco products for connection solutions that combine simple, high-speed, integrated, and wireless networking.