Progent can help you to prepare for, implement, and operate System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Progent can help you to migrate efficiently to SCCM 2012 from a legacy device management solution or assist you to modify your existing SCCM 2012 environment to accommodate your changing IT requirements. In addition, Progent can help you to create a software foundation that extracts the most value from SCCM 2012 by delivering expertise with related Microsoft platforms including Active Directory Domain Services, Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services, and Internet Information Services.
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's earlier firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new installations. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist your company to maintain your current PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your company to design, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall solutions built on ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent offers national remote technical support and consulting services for companies who operate UNIX, Linux, or Sun Solaris environments or whose IT systems feature a mix of UNIX and Microsoft technology. Online IT help provides optimum return for your IT dollar by extending user productivity and limiting the hours charged for network repair services. Advanced remote support utilities and experienced service specialists and consultants allow Progent to solve the majority of IT issues without squandering time and money by going to your location. In most of cases your IT issues can be remediated over the phone or via a combination of phone help and remote access. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE network experts and CISM and CISSP certified security professionals to assist you with the most difficult system problems.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a significant performance improvement over Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X security appliances and offer unified management of modern cybersecurity features such as application visibility and control, next-generation intrusion protection with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection, DDoS mitigation, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall experts can help you to plan and execute a smooth upgrade to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower firewalls with Cisco's cloud-based services to build and centrally manage IT environments that span local offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent uses a sophisticated support reporting system that stores and organizes detailed documentation for all delivered services. Unlike some freelance consultants or local service firms who offer minimal documentation or details of services done, each service delivered by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Each Progent consultant has access to the support documentation transmitted by each staff member to each client. The practice of detailing and archiving support activity allows more effective support and eliminates a variety of common problems such as when a service client is virtually held hostage to a consultant who refuses to release vital service information.
Before Progentís Microsoft Operations Manager solution, network problems were approached reactively, after users were impacted by them. With the benefit of proactive, automated warnings and trend reports sent by MOM, Progent can now anticipate network issues before they grow to be critical enough to impact network availability. Because of Microsoft Operations Manager, Progent can resolve looming problems before customers know that the problems are there. Progent offers help for Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 and MOM 2000 to offer small company IT systems enterprise-class service continuity, security and performance.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity technology for small to medium sized companies offer a complete array of easy-to-administer security products to let you safeguard your entire information system. Cisco's VPN line includes routers and switches, firewalls, and Virtual Private Network access concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's CCIE and CCNP qualifications who can help your organization to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco protection solutions that fit most closely with your business objectives.
Progent provides small businesses two specially designed security inventory packages that provide, at a preset price, remotely administered scans of your network security profile which are analyzed by certified information security engineers who assess the data collected by the scan, present objective evaluations of your existing network security, and offer suggestions for improvements. Progent offers two complementary network security evaluation scanning packages for external and internal security scanning that are priced to fit the budgetary realities of small companies while offering enterprise-class evaluations of your IT network's vulnerability to attack.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service provides complete hosting of a small company's servers in an environment that delivers the maximum level of availability and scalability and is in addition simple to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management options are based on mature virtualization platforms that enable small and midsize companies with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the expense of capital equipment, system support, and network management while achieving world-class fault tolerance and an unmatched degree of vendor independence.
Progent can help your organization to utilize Cisco's networking technology to create a robust basis for your local, cloud-centric, or hybrid data center and streamline operations in vital areas such as resource consolidation, security and compliance, versatility, uptime, and disaster recovery.
Besides offering the expertise of Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) consultants, Progent can provide consultants experienced in Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV Business Management Software, Dynamics SL (Solomon), Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System, Macola ERP, MAS 90 ERP, and QuickBooks Pro by Intuit. Progent can provide programming, troubleshooting, administration help, upgrade assistance, and one-on-one or group online training classes tailored to address your specific needs. Progent's experts also can show you how to build and support a secure, reliable network infrastructure to run your ERP, MRP and accounting solutions.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is a collection of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to streamline their business processes by automating key sales activities such as listings, orders, payments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and reports. By tapping into Amazon's extensive online selling environment and automating their sales processes, vendors can broaden their reach, lower their operating costs, accelerate reaction time to customers, and increase their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service consultants can work with your development staff and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training to help you cut development time and expedite your ROI.
Lync 2010 provides Instant Messaging, Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop sharing, as well as IP-based and public switched telephone network calling. Lync Server 2010 can extend the functionality of Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint and Office desktop or Office 365 and streamlines management via integration with Active Directory. Lync 2010 can also cut expenses by eliminating Voice-over-IP equipment and subscription services, PBX systems, or conventional video conferencing technology. Progent's certified IM and Presence experts can provide remote and onsite support to assist you to maintain and troubleshoot your existing Lync 2010 environment or evaluate the benefits of migrating from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is Microsoft's renamed and revamped version of the product. Progent can also assist you to design and execute an efficient Skype for Business upgrade.
Progentís Cisco-Premier technology experts provide professional PIX Firewall consulting services covering design, integration and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security products. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and application policy enforcement, mutlivector attack security, and secure connectivity services. Ranging from small, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small businesses and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls provide a healthy combination of security, speed and reliability for information networks of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a hardened, purpose-built operating system, PIX OS, avoiding possible OS-specific security vulnerabilities. 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, Voice over IP and multimedia security, site-to-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible administrative tools. Progentís Cisco experts can help you 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.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is an affordable suite of server products that offers the foundation for a powerful but manageable IT network. The IT sophistication of the Microsoft .NET products bundled with Microsoft Small Business Server requires a computer consultant with real-world background designing and integrating cohesive, comprehensive business technology solutions. Progent's Microsoft SBS Server professionals have an average of over 10 years of background supporting computer networks built on Microsoft products. This background ensures you results in installing, administering, and maintaining IT solutions that include the Microsoft SBS Server suite of servers and productivity software.
Cisco's PIX 500 Series firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco may no longer offer support these legacy devices. Progent still offers consulting support for Cisco's PIX firewalls to help you with management and troubleshooting and Progent can in addition help you determine whether to move up to more current firewall technology from Cisco. Progent's Cisco technology specialists can help your company plan and implement a cost-effective migration to Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls following industry best practices.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Progent's certified SQL Server application developers and database administrators can provide online expertise to help organizations of all sizes to build, manage, and maintain applications powered by the Microsoft SQL Server platform and .NET architecture. Progent's SQL Server experts offer help with any facet of application development in solutions that can include small business or departmental databases to N-tier VLDB applications and data warehousing.
Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi infrastructure consultants offer online or onsite configuration and debugging support to assist your organization to design, configure, update, optimize, administer and debug Aironet wireless access point deployments of any size or architecture. Progent's Cisco wireless controller experts can also assist you to integrate your wireless ecosystem with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to create an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is simple to administer and expand. Progent also can provide affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to decide the most efficient selection, placement and configuration of Aironet wireless access points to accommodate your unique workplace layout, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Progent offers advanced online support services to help organizations integrate their IT infrastructure with leading public cloud platforms such as Azure and Amazon AWS. Progent can help you to plan and administer hybrid environments that can include Windows and Linux operating systems and apps in both cloud-centric systems or in hybrid topologies that seamlessly combine physical resources as well as public clouds. To assist you to incorporate public clouds with networks, Progent offers a variety of cloud migration services such as Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud design and deployment consulting, Amazon Web Services cloud integration, and Amazon Web Marketing Service programming and troubleshooting. Progent has more than 15 years of background providing high-level consulting services remotely, and Progent can help you complete your cloud integration initiatives quickly and within your budget.
Progent's Microsoft-certified failover clustering consultants can help companies of all sizes to assess the advantages of adopting Microsoft Windows Server 2012 failover clustering technology to create a powerful high-availability/disaster recovery strategy, help you to plan and deploy a Windows Server 2012 system, provide online and on-premises consulting expertise and technical support for clusters that include physical servers or virtual ones, and help you to centralize the administration of clustered servers.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server consulting experts have extensive experience developing Microsoft-based security designs for IT networks with many sites, remote workers, and mission-critical eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall consultant can help your small company design and implement a configuration of ISA Server 2004 that meets your information protection needs without limiting your network.
Cisco Unified Communications Manager, formerly known as CallManager, operates as the center of Cisco's collaboration solution. Unified Communications Manager and Unified Communications Manager Express offer a borderless IP-PBX by integrating with unified messaging apps that include Cisco Unified CM IM and Presence Service, Unity Express (CUE) for voicemail, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Cisco Contact Center Express (Unified CCX or CCX) for building an advanced customer contact solution. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants offer efficient and budget-friendly online and onsite expertise to help businesses of all sizes to create and maintain CUCM environments by providing Unified Communications Manager integration and technical support consulting services that add maximum productivity. Progent's consultants can assist with any facet of Unified CM configuration and troubleshooting in areas that include integrating Cisco VoIP phones and desktop Video phones, designing dial plans, configuring SIP connections and PSTN support, installing ISR G2 routers with CUBE VoIP networking support, designing UCS server clustering solutions for high availability, performance tuning, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server.
Progentís Microsoft certified experts offer a range of consulting services for Dynamics GP/Great Plains. Dynamics GP/Great Plains is a Microsoft accounting platform and business management tool based, like all Microsoft accounting tools, on the scalable and popular foundation of Windows technology. Dynamics GP 2010, the latest version of Microsoft accounting products in the Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains line, offers an affordable tool for controlling and integrating accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, customer relationships, and human resources. Microsoft Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and integrate, and with its segmented approach you can license only the functions you currently require, with the ability to expand clients and enlarge functionality in the future. Progentís Dynamics GP Software consulting experts can help you install, customize and manage Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 as well as earlier versions of Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
For assistance creating, enhancing, or troubleshooting applications for Windows, any version of Linux, or the Web, Progentís team of programmers, relational database architects, and software project managers can help ensure you get the project done on time and within your budget. Progent's seasoned software developers offer affordable and expert remote help for projects as small as writing VBA macros for Office Excel or as large as developing mission-critical RDBMS applications built on Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE consultants can help organization to set up, manage, upgrade, tune and troubleshoot Catalyst switches. Progent can also help you to harden the security and compliance of Catalyst switches and migrate smoothly from outdated appliances to modern models.
Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified risk management expert to assist you to plan and deploy an enterprise risk management (ERM) solution following leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent can assist you in any facet of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2019 including configuring Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; planning high availability (HA) system topology for an on-premises, cloud-based or hybrid environment; moving mailboxes; planning and implementing Hyper-V; setting up HLB; configuring DAG groups with MCDB caching; setting up Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; updating firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook clients.
Progentís expert software programmers, relational database architects, and project managers can assist enterprise clients to carry out development projects for Microsoft Windows, Linux, or Web applications. Progent's enterprise co-sourcing services include access to veteran project managers for advanced planning and program co-ordination or Progent can help customers fill in expertise gaps by providing relational database architects and software programmers experienced in building RDBMS applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, or MySQL. Progent's SharePoint experts can help clients to integrate SharePoint with other applications such as SQL Server and Excel to build data-intensive intranets and portal sites. Progent also can provide experience with web development tools and can help businesses to create, expand, troubleshoot, or migrate web-based applications to take advantage of the latest advances in web technology.
Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online allows you to use cloud-resident servers, mailboxes and associated Exchange components to lower hardware costs and administrative hassle. You can use Exchange Online to run all your mailboxes, or you can run a hybrid architecture that incorporates on-premises and cloud-hosted mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer budget-friendly remote support to help your organizations to assess the potential advantages of Office 365 Exchange Online, design a solution that aligns with your functional requirements and IT budget, implement an efficient move from your current Exchange system to one that incorporates Office 365 Exchange Online, train your IT staff and end users, and deliver ongoing consulting and troubleshooting.
Small to middle size businesses can now enjoy all the benefits of Microsoft Operations Manager and also have quick access to Progentís Microsoft certified network consulting experts. With Progent's economically priced IT service programs, mid-size businesses can select a simple co-sourcing service program based on Microsoft Operations Manager with server monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online troubleshooting or a complete 24x7 outsourcing solution. Progent supports System Center Operations Manager to offer small and midsize business information systems world-class reliability, security and productivity.
Progent can assist you with any phase of Microsoft Azure migration including requirements definition, prerequisites evaluation, solution architecture, pre-production testing, deployment, automated administration, performance tuning, software license controls, disaster recovery preparedness, security planning, and regulatory compliance validation. Progent can help you to set up and debug firewalls and VPN connections so that your clients can safely access to Azure services, and Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can help you integrate critical Microsoft platforms to work in Azure including Microsoft Windows Server, Exchange, SQL and Skype for Business. Progent can also help your organization to set up a hybrid cloud environment that transparently integrates physical datacenters with Azure-based resources.
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any overall network security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run extensive intrusion tests without the awareness of your organization's internal network support resources. Stealth penetration checking shows whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion detection alerts and event history monitoring are correctly set up and consistently observed.
Lync 2013, renamed Skype for Business, enables businesses of all sizes to create a manageable and protected communications environment that supports the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing style with instant messaging, real-time presence, web conferencing with application sharing and whiteboard, as well as IP and PSTN telephony enabled for a wide assortment of stationary PCs and mobile devices. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync 2013 consultants and system architects can help your company to evaluate the business benefits of Lync Server 2013, create an on-premises, cloud-based (via Lync Online) or mixed model appropriate for your present and future plans, deploy Lync 2013 so as to speed up your ROI, and provide custom webinar and onsite training to your IT staff and users. Progent has in-depth expertise in key pieces of a Lync 2013 solution including Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange, and Progent can assist you to integrate Lync Server 2013 with popular Microsoft Office and Office 365 apps such as Outlook and PowerPoint.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless consultants can assist you to assess the benefits of using Catalyst Wi-Fi controllers to manage Wi-Fi deployments of any size. Progent can assist you to support and debug your existing wireless network or help you plan and carry out a smooth migration from earlier generation wireless controllers to modern solutions.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is a collection of APIs that enables Amazon sellers to streamline their business processes by automating key sales activities such as listings, orders, shipments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and reports. By tapping into Amazon's extensive online ecosystem and automating their sales, merchants can expand their reach, lower their operating costs, improve reaction time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) developers can work with your development staff and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring so you can cut development time and speed up your return on investment.
Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful technology integration, executive administration, sales, and operations. He has shown a talent for developing elegant information technology solutions in his roles as as a system architect, software developer, project manager, implementation expert, and troubleshooter for small companies, new ventures, and major enterprises.
Hyper-V 2016 utilizes core features first designed for and refined on Microsoft Azure, one of the world's largest public clouds. This pedigree dramatically improves the suitability of Microsoft's Windows Server platform to support private cloud and hybrid cloud/on-premises deployment models by enhancing security, uptime, expandability, manageability, dependability and disaster recovery. Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Hyper-V 2016 for your organization, configure test environments to confirm the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to support your critical applications, plan an efficient network architecture for a cloud-centric or hybrid installation, develop and carry out a non-disruptive upgrade plan, educate your IT management and technical support personnel, and deliver ongoing consulting and troubleshooting services to ensure that your Hyper-V 2016 investment delivers the highest possible business value.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals have over a decade of experience delivering messaging solutions for companies ranging from small offices to large enterprises. Progent offers affordable support for all versions of Exchange Server to enhance email and virus security, design fault tolerant email environments, and implement remote and wireless email access. Progentís Exchange consulting services can help you in designing and carrying out a migration from a legacy SMPT server or older Microsoft Email software such as Exchange 2003 to Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server. Progent provides support for Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows XP clients running Outlook and can help you integrate Outlook Web App (OWA) for popular web browsers. For email virus protection, spam blocking and outbound data leak protection, Progent offers Email Guard email filtering and encryption.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have more than a decade of experience designing, deploying, optimizing and repairing Microsoft SCOM solutions and can provide organizations of all sizes expert remote or onsite consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to design a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that delivers the performance and availability required to watch over your IT resources efficiently, whether your datacenters are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid solution. Progent's SCOM consultants can also help you to install and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on best practices for tracking network fabric and Microsoft and third-party applications and services. In addition, Progent can provide fast online or on-premises troubleshooting to assist you to fix serious problems detected by System Center 2012 Operations Manager.
Progent's pricing model is to charge for remote service and on-site help by the minute. Consequently, you pay just for delivered support. Progent does not impose a more expensive rate for after-hours or priority support, and inside California or in areas where Progent provides on-site service, Progent does not charge for travel time except for emergency calls where on-site time is less than 4 hours. In addition, Progent imposes no service activation charge and requires no retainer for services delivered during regular business hours. Many service firms impose large minimum fees or charge for every fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids large bills for quick solutions so you won't be tempted to permit simple problems to fester.
Fortinet FortiGate next-generation firewalls are leaders in offering best-in-class performance for encrypted data inspection. Progent's Fortinet firewall experts can assist your business to configure your Fortinet FortiGate firewalls to safeguard your IT assets at the network edge, within the data center, at branch locations, and at the cloud edge.
Progent's Check Point experts can help you select and configure Check Point Firewall utilities and appliances powered by Check Point Software's technology to provide an affordable and efficient security solution for your IT network. Progent can also help you configure other Check Point products including Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 firewalls with security products from other vendors and provide a single source for on-going network support, administration, training, and consulting expertise.
With Catalyst switches for small and mid-size businesses, Cisco allows companies to realize all the advantages of bringing smart traffic control to their IT infrastructures. Cisco's switch product line allows you to deploy capabilities that make your IT network sufficiently robust to accommodate real-time requirements, scalable to facilitate growth, safe enough to protect restricted information, and designed for differentiating and controlling traffic flows to streamline network operations. Progent's Cisco certified engineers can help you select and integrate Cisco Catalyst switches appropriate for your business. Also, Progent's CISM and CISA certified security consultants can help you create a strategic protection plan and configure Cisco switches so they powerfully support your security policies. Catalyst switching products that Progent supports include the Cisco Catalyst 2950 switches, Cisco Catalyst 3560 switches, Catalyst 4500 switches, and Cisco Catalyst 6500 switches.
Progent's SonicWall firewall consultants can show you how to integrate, maintain, and tune SonicWall firewall/VPN appliances including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of appliances and the legacy SonicWall PRO 2040 devices. Progent's CISSP and CISA-certified network security consultants can show you how to incorporate SonicWall security gateways into a complete security plan and build protection into your business operations.
Progent offers the support of a certified consultant with an extensive background deploying products from the leading telepresence vendors including Cisco/Tandberg, Polycom, LifeSize and Radvision and can help you to design, install, upgrade, or troubleshoot a telepresence environment that preserves your investment and optimizes the strategic value of your information network. Progent can also provide the expertise of network infrastructure engineers able to assist companies of any size to build and troubleshoot a network that provides the performance, reliability, protection, and expandability required to accommodate your video conferencing/telepresence solution.