Progent's consultants can help you with any aspect of Azure cloud integration including needs definition, readiness assessment, solution design, pilot testing, implementation, automated management, performance tuning, software license controls, disaster recovery strategies, security policy enforcement, and regulatory compliance assessment. Progent can assist you to configure and debug firewall appliances and VPN tunnels so your users can safely access to Azure services, and Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you set up critical Microsoft platforms to work in the cloud including Microsoft Windows Server, Exchange Server, SQL Server and SharePoint. Progent can also assist your organization to create a hybrid cloud environment that seamlessly integrates physical datacenters with Azure-based services.
Our compensation structure is based on revenue sharing, so just like being a freelance consultant, your earnings are directly driven by your generated revenue. Certain of our support staff stress lifestyle issues and choose to consult at an easy pace, using our flexible calendar to pursue personal enthusiasms such as hiking, car racing, snow boarding, surfing, travel, or spending private time with relatives and acquaintances. Others take advantage of the opportunity to make major dollars through hard effort and long hours. Progent completely encourages both sides of the spectrum plus everything in between.
Progent's wireless site survey and predictive modeling assist you to design, implement and debug a Wi-Fi LAN customized for your facilities, providing you a wireless solution that delivers the coverage, performance, capacity, Quality of Service, data protection, and roaming capability your company requires. Wireless site survey services from Progent include online predictive analysis for planning a Wi-Fi network and on-premises site survey services for validating, optimizing, and debugging an operational wireless network.
Our Experts Group provides consulting in important fields such as Macintosh networking and programs; Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments; MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization; Strategic and specialized application support; Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing; Custom program development and integration; Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and integration; DBM management and efficiency consulting; Business intelligence expertise; and Telecommunications systems consulting.
Progent's consultants can help you to evaluate the benefits of Lync Server 2010 for your business and can help you to design and carry out a deployment of Lync Server that centralizes the control of Instant Messaging and Presence and increases the productivity of your in-house staff, at-home workers, and mobile workforce. Progent's consultant's can in addition assist you to carry out a smooth migration to Lync Server 2010 from Office Communications Server or from Live Communications Server, integrate Microsoft Lync Server 2010 with Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how to run Lync Server to enhance the team-computing capabilities of MS Office applications, and offer online seminars and ongoing support for Lync Server 2010 and other Microsoft platforms.
For large businesses, Progent can supplement internal IT groups by providing extensive experience in deploying critical Microsoft and Cisco products. Progent's certified professionals offer Enterprise Active Directory consulting, Exchange Server 2010 integration, SharePoint Server experience, and Microsoft SQL Server consulting. For the nationwide or global businesses with branches, Progent can act as a seamless nearby extension of enterprise IT management. Progent’s enterprise support services include corporate-wide security, online branch office support, system architecture, Sarbox conformance, project management, and world-class service for multi-site office environments powered by Enterprise Windows 2000. Progent can provide field engineers and specialists to assist with a site move or office move, or a system designer to help with building or utilizing an Internet Data Center or co-location site.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote or onsite support to assist companies of all sizes to design, deploy, administer, and repair a backup/restore system built around System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent can help you to migrate from older releases of SCDPM or from another backup system, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2012 deployment for onsite, cloud, or hybrid datacenters. Progent can provide as-needed help for fixing particularly stubborn problems, or full project management support. Progent's consultants can also assist you to design SCDPM 2012 into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.
Progent can help businesses of any size to migrate all or part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can streamline network administration and lower equipment expense. Azure offers a wealth of public cloud services and Progent can help you to evaluate the advantages and restrictions of various cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises applications and resources and ensure that you sidestep the typical errors small organizations make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can show you how to set up VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, use VHD storage with Azure Storage, manage user identity with Azure Active Directory, and create transparent backup services with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to prepare firewalls and VPN connections and to manage iPhones and iPads and Android handhelds.
Progent's Cisco-certified network consultants can show you how to create an economical, high availability Internet configuration solution that can deliver non-stop Internet access through a broad range of high availability Internet access technologies including non-stop BGP, automatic fail-over, and redundant Internet Service Providers. Progent offers CCIE consultants to show you how to apply the latest techniques for high availability Internet connectivity to build an affordable, completely redundant Internet interface with automatic failover and other capabilities to deliver non-stop Internet availability.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 2000 Server experts offer computer help and IT consulting services for the entire line of .NET Servers, Windows Server 2000, and Windows Server 2003. Progent's Windows Server 2000 configuration, optimization, and support services include system planning, installation, documentation, on-site and remote technical support, Call Center outsourcing, expert security consulting, turn-key outsourcing, and cost-effective co-sourcing.
Progent is committed to knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to clients. By educating clients to handle problems that are within their comfort zone, Progent can focus on offering hard-to-find services where Progent has little competition. Small companies who work with trusted independent consultants or who maintain in-house IT staffs benefit when Progent passes on knowledge about critical technology and proven processes to make their networks more robust, protected, and productive.
Progent can assist you to understand the many subscription plans offered with Office 365 and integrate your network with Office 365 so you derive top business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-platform environments that include Windows, macOS, and Linux technology. Progent can also help your business to create and maintain hybrid solutions that seamlessly integrate local and cloud-based products and services.
Progent is looking for a variety of on-staff employees including motivated MCSEs; network consultants who have Cisco CCNP or CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. We are also seeking desktop support technicians, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP or CISA accredited security consultants. We are also hiring experienced managers able to perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Progent works with independent professionals with proven expertise and hands-on experience in important IT areas outside our main technical focus. Progent's Experts Team includes freelance consultants who offer advice and programming services for line-of-business applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer expert help in technologies such as telecom, web site development, EDI, eCommerce, or dbm programming. Freelance contractors certified by Progent coordinate with our full-time consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks.
Progent's Check Point consultants can show you how to choose and configure Check Point Software Firewall utilities and appliances powered by Check Point Software's security platform to provide an economical and efficient security solution for your corporate network. Progent can also help you configure other Check Point products including ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 firewalls with security products from other suppliers and provide a single source for on-going technical support, administration, training, and design expertise.
Les Kent has a 35-year history of effective network integration, corporate administration, marketing, and operations. He has shown a knack for developing sophisticated IT solutions in his roles as as a network architect, programmer, project manager, deployment consultant, and troubleshooter for small companies, start-ups, and global corporations.
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, update, find and protect information about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as half of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require the instant you need it.
Progent's Palo Alto Networks firewall experts can show you how to select, configure, and manage Palo Alto Networks firewalls to provide a modern security ecosystem that extends across your data center and cloud resources and guards any user anywhere with any endpoint device.
System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) helps to promote top performance and maximum uptime for key applications by offering unified, cross-platform monitoring of physical and virtual infrastructure installed across local systems and private and public clouds. Progent's SCOM consulting team offers world-class remote and onsite expertise to help organizations of all sizes to design, integrate, tune, update and troubleshoot SCOM 2016 solutions. Progent can assist your company to move to Operations Manager 2016 from older versions of Operations Manager or from other monitoring products, or combine a variety of monitoring tools into a cohesive infrastructure management ecosystem. Progent can also help you expand your SCOM 2016 scope to include infrastructure based in public clouds such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS.
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Progent's Microsoft consultants can provide affordable online technical support and programming services to help you to design, implement, administer, and maintain SharePoint 2010 environments that can include web sites able to function as intranets, extranets, document and media management tools, wikis, data warehouses, business analytics, enterprise search, workflows, and other utilities to promote and improve information sharing. Progent can show you how to combine SharePoint 2010 with Microsoft SQL Server and with other databases and with Microsoft's familiar desktop programs including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Project. Progent can help your business to migrate from previous versions of SharePoint or adapt a multi-vendor mix of web technologies into a unified and easily managed SharePoint 2010 solution.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting combines proven virtual server architecture, a state-of-the-art data center, and the support services of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering team to provide small and midsize businesses with a comprehensive information technology outsourcing solution that improves network dependability and security, reduces management hassle, and cuts costs. With Progent's Private Cloud Hosting, a small or midsize business can have all of its software platforms and critical business application servers supported within a secure and reliable facility on a high-performance, non-stop virtual machine set up and supported by Progent's network support professionals.
Progent’s Microsoft-premier engineers can assist your organization to update your servers or workstations from 32 to 64 bits. Progent can help you to understand the costs and advantages of migrating to 64-bit computing, plan an affordable migration strategy that minimizes business disruptions, and deliver economical, expert remote support to assist you to install 64-bit software and applications on your current hardware.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 offers indispensable, standardized tools to IT professionals and network users, lessening the complexity of creating, deploying, managing, and using enterprise data and analytical applications in environments ranging from mobile devices to enterprise information networks. The sophistication and integration demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require an IT consultant with hands-on experience and broad knowledge in designing and deploying information-based, comprehensive business IT solutions. The expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of more than 10 years of professional work involving Microsoft integration, ensures you success in planning, configuring and supporting Microsoft SQL Server 2005 applications that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the proven security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a easily managed Internet gateway that delivers a single-server platform for an array of security features such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, Virtual Private Network management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway provides advanced web security logging and reporting features, allows custom reporting powered by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication and policy enforcement, and can be installed as a virtual server to lower expenses and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your company to design and carry out pilot and production implementations; integrate Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows 2008, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint; install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Windows Hyper-V; and provide continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist your organization to upgrade smoothly to Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent’s Technical Response Center provides affordable national after-hours remote help for networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified service professionals offer 24x7 telephone help and online secure computer connection to isolate and resolve technical problems quickly and affordably.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server 2004 consulting experts have extensive experience with Internet Security and Acceleration Server developing ISA Server-based security solutions for IT networks with many offices, remote users, and line-of-business web applications. Progent's Microsoft Firewall experts can assist your small business in designing and implementing a configuration of ISA Server 2000 or ISA Server 2004 that meets your information protection needs without adversely restricting your network accessibility. Progent's consulting professionals can help you migrate from Microsoft Proxy Server from Microsoft ISA 2000 to Microsoft ISA 2004 Enterprise Edition Server, Microsoft ISA 2004 Standard Edition Server, or other up-to-date versions of ISA Server.
Progent's Windows Server 2019 disaster recovery preparedness experts can help you to design a disaster recovery system built around Microsoft's advanced Failover Clustering technologies such as Cluster Sets, Storage Replica, Storage Spaces Direct, Virtual Machine Load Balancing, and Cloud Witness.
Remote 24x7 network monitoring, automated alarms, and actionable analytical reporting are vital to preserving the proper operation of your IT system and avoiding preventable and costly disruptions. Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology has advanced to the point that companies of any size can get a degree of protection that was once reserved for large enterprises. Progent can provide several Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) options available as low-cost services designed to help your company to identify and fix a most IT network issues before they get big enough to disrupt productivity.
Progent offers rapid online support from Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure experts. Progent's CCIE experts can link to your network using advanced remote support utilities to provide fast and economical troubleshooting and repair of urgent network issues.
Progent offers support expertise for WatchGuard Firewall security appliances including the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM series of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can help you choose, configure, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that aligns with your security requirements and budget. Progent can help you to manage legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or upgrade efficiently to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent has created special network security packages designed to provide larger institutions an objective and comprehensive security audit from a group of premier security consultants. All Progent's security assessment bundles feature a collection of services like network scans from inside and from beyond your company firewall, professional interpretation of captured data by accredited security consultants, creation of a paper documenting the findings, plus a live high-level executive outbrief and an in-depth live outbrief for internal IT managers.
Progent offers the support of a senior specialist with years of hands-on experience configuring, maintaining, and enhancing immersive telepresence platforms from top-tier vendors such as Cisco/TANDBERG, Polycom, and LifeSize. Progent can coordinate with your in-house IT management group, your Internet Service Provider, and your video conferencing technology supplier to assist your company maximize the strategic value of your telepresence ecosystem.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE networking consultants can help organization to configure, manage, upgrade, optimize and debug Cisco Catalyst switches. Progent can also assist you to harden the security and compliance of Catalyst switches and move efficiently from outdated switches to current devices.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have more than 10 years of experience planning, implementing, optimizing and troubleshooting SCOM solutions and offer companies of all sizes advanced online or on-premises consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to design an architecture for SCOM 2012 servers that delivers the performance and resilience required to monitor your IT resources effectively, whether your datacenters are onsite, in the cloud, or a hybrid solution. Progent can also help you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on leading practices for monitoring network fabric and Microsoft and third-party applications and services. In addition, Progent can provide fast remote or on-premises troubleshooting to help you to fix serious problems uncovered by System Center 2012 Operations Manager.
Progent's Test and Training Lab located at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Internet Data Center is available for piloting line-of-business applications, developing efficient system upgrade methodologies, evaluating and tuning performance, planning or validating business continuity strategies, resolving compatibility problems, and building training environments for new technologies. For Progent clients who lack sufficient internal resources to configure effective test environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab cuts capital costs and technical risk while keeping critical network initiatives on schedule.
For companies with a mix of Mac and Windows desktops, there are two basic alternatives for using Windows-only applications on an Apple Mac: an external connection to an actual Windows PC or local simulation of a Microsoft Windows environment on a macOS or Mac OS X desktop. Microsoft's Remote Desktop Connection for Apple Mac allows you to attach a Mac to a networked Windows-based PC to run Microsoft Windows programs and share network resources. Microsoft's Virtual PC for Apple Mac emulates Windows on an Apple Mac system so you are able to use Microsoft Windows applications directly. Progent's Mac technology support experts can help your company to maintain these products for using Microsoft Windows programs on your Apple Macs and can also help your business to assess and install other products for Windows platform emulation.
Progent is seeking a variety of full-time employees such as solutions-driven MCSEs; system consultants who have Cisco CCNP or CCIE certification; and specialists in advanced network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also looking for desktop support experts, remote service specialists, and CISSP or CISM accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking veteran managers able to perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Progent contracts freelance consultants with in-depth expertise and hands-on background in high-demand information technology topics beyond our main service focus. Our Experts Group includes contractors who offer advice and programming support for strategic applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in areas like telecom, web development, EDI, web commerce, or dbm programming. Freelance consultants premier by us coordinate with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive IT services for small company networks.
Progent's Microsoft authorized Consultants provide several service programs to help medium-size and large organizations develop an efficient and productive in-house Network Support Help Desk. Progent's help desk consulting services include ROI evaluation, process study and enhancement, executive reporting, education of internal personnel, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Evaluation and Deployment Services help businesses analyze the numerous high-quality Help Desk software packages on the market and determine which packages may be excessively expensive, miss key features, or align badly with your organization's corporate culture. Progent also provides short-term staffing for companies who need to reinforce their in-house Help Desk team for occasional projects or to fill in for vacationing or incapacitated workers.
VMware's NSX virtual network platform allows you to create complete logical networks in software. NSX permits virtual networks to be deployed instantly and administered with a high level of automation regardless of the physical components used by the underlying IP network. VMware Site Recovery Manager supports programmatic disaster recovery, application mobility, and transparent site migration, failback and site re-protect. SRM also permits non-disruptive testing for site recovery, upgrades and fixes and can generate audit reports to verify full service recovery, validate SLAs and demonstrate DR compliance. When integrated with VMware's NSX network virtualization technology, VMware Site Recovery Manager can rapidly recover the entire virtualized network topology at the recovery site. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consulting expert and VMware Site Recovery Manager system architect to assist your organization to plan, deploy, test and administer a DR system powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware NSX.