The CISA credential is a globally recognized qualification that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Certified Cybersecurity audit consultant trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit process, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure ROI, information technology service delivery, safeguarding of information resources, and business continuity planning.
If you are producing UNIX-based applications on a network that has Windows-based servers, desktops, and office productivity products, Progent offers full-service IT outsourcing that allows you to focus on your field of high-value expertise without the constant distraction of managing your business network. Through the use of smart server monitoring and by providing remote and on-site assistance as your business needs it, Progent represents an economical way for managing an information network that provides high dependability, protection, and performance. Progent's developer assistance services feature comprehensive it outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, online and on-site support and troubleshooting, proactive network monitoring services, and Helpdesk services.
Progent's pricing policy is to bill for remote service and on-site visits per minute. Consequently, you pay just for delivered services. Progent does not impose a higher rate for off-hours or urgent service, and inside California or in areas where Progent provides in-person support, Progent does not charge for travel except for emergency calls where on-site time is less than four hours. Also, Progent imposes no minimum fee and requires no retainer for services delivered during normal business hours. Many service organizations impose substantial minimum fees or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's small granularity avoids large bills for quick solutions so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Forefront Threat Management Gateway is based on the powerful security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server and provides a centrally managed web gateway that delivers a one-server platform for an array of security features including an application and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, reputation services, Virtual Private Network management, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 provides advanced web security logging and reporting features, permits custom reports powered by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to streamline authentication, and can be deployed as a virtual server to cut costs and enhance availability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can help your company to plan and execute pilot and production implementations; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, SQL Server, Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; set up Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 to run on a virtual machine with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist your organization to upgrade economically to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier network security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and architecture ROI, information technology support, safeguarding of information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Progent's UNIX family support services provide small businesses and developers help with managing and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-powered technology. Progent offers your organization access to UNIX experts, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISSP certification. This broad range of expertise offers you a convenient single source to show you how to create and maintain a protected and reliable cross-platform network and communications environment that supports UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with major variants of UNIX such as Apple macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX), Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX and Silicon Graphics IRIX or major Linux platforms including RedHat, SuSE Linux, Debian GNU/Linux and Slackware.
Progentís Microsoft experts offer small and mid-size businesses enterprise-class consulting services for Systems Management Server 2003 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft's standard tools for update and deployment automation. Configuration Manager 2007 is the new title for the update management solution previously called Systems Management Server. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 provides a variety of new features to Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 such as full automation, built-in Windows Vista Windows Server 2008 support, NAP security support, and boot image management. Progentís Microsoft certified engineers can help you use SMS 2003 or System Center Configuration Manager effectively for automated operating system and application software installation, security patch control, application metering, and software license compliance. Progent's engineers can also assist you to move efficiently from Systems Management Server 2003 to System Center Configuration Manager.
Progent can assist small businesses to move any part of their computing infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can simplify network management and lower equipment investments. Azure offers a comprehensive library of cloud services and Progent can assist you to evaluate the advantages and limitations of various cloud networking architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and network infrastructure and ensure that you avoid the common errors small companies make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can assist you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and automate backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and VPN tunnels and also to integrate Apple iOS devices and Google Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have over a decade of experience designing, deploying, enhancing and troubleshooting SCOM environments and can provide companies of any size advanced remote or onsite consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can help your company to plan an architecture for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that provides the responsiveness and resilience needed to watch over your datacenter effectively, whether your infrastructure are onsite, cloud-based, or a mixed solution. Progent can also assist you to install and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on industry best practices for monitoring network fabric as well as Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. Also, Progent can provide responsive online or on-premises technical support to assist you to fix serious issues detected by SCOM 2012.
Progent offers online and onsite consulting to assist your organization with any aspect of BI reporting from troubleshooting or enhancing applications to designing and implementing a comprehensive business intelligence solution. Progent's management reporting consultants can assist your company to maintain your existing BI system, help you to upgrade reports and databases from a discontinued reporting product to a modern one, and provide as-needed online mentoring to meet your specific needs. Progentís business reporting and analytics professionals offer expertise in the leading business intelligence reporting platforms such as Microsoft's SQL Server business intelligence suite (SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS), Management Reporter/FRx, Office Access, Crystal Reports, Power BI, Excel BI add-ins including Power Pivot, Power Query and Power View, and Report Builder.
Cisco's wireless VoIP phones are hardened Wi-Fi devices designed for professionals who are on the move within campus, warehouse, health-care or other environments where IT management wants user endpoints that offer more control, data security and ruggedness than is achievable with the BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Device) style of workplace communications. Successful integration of Cisco's wireless VoIP phones typically requires that IT teams set up and fine tune many components of your Wi-Fi infrastructure including wireless access points, routers and switches, wireless LAN controllers, and network management tools. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can provide remote and on-premises assistance to help you create and maintain a Cisco wireless IP phone solution by providing integration services that range from troubleshooting the set up of an IP phone or access point to offering project management outsourcing or co-sourcing for modernizing the wireless architecture of a campus.
Office 365 is Microsoft's expanding suite of client productivity apps and cloud-hosted services available on a subscription basis. Office 365 programs and cloud-based services are available in a variety of subscription plans intended for markets ranging from students and home offices to enterprises. Progent can provide quick and easy remote access to consultants with in-depth knowledge of Microsoft, macOS, iOS, and Android technology. Progent can assist your business to evaluate the wealth of subscription plans offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you realize maximum business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-vendor networks that include Windows, macOS, and Linux operating systems. Progent can also help you to build and maintain hybrid networks that transparently combine local and cloud-based resources.
The Progent Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Colocation Center is available for piloting line-of-business applications, developing efficient migration procedures, evaluating and tuning performance, planning or validating disaster recovery solutions, mitigating compatibility problems, and building training environments for the latest technologies. For Progent clients without sufficient internal resources to configure effective test environments, the lab reduces capital costs and technical risk while keeping vital IT projects on schedule.
Progentís Wireless Consulting Services offer a convenient, affordable option for companies of any size to integrate, manage, monitor and troubleshoot the latest wireless connectivity technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi networks, Progent can help you plan and deploy appliances such as Cisco's Aironet and Meraki wireless access points and wireless network controllers. For mobile messaging and online business applications, Progent can help with Apple IOS iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Androids, and Windows smartphones and tablets.
If your organization does not require emergency remote help but you think you will need assistance with your information system in the near future, you can save time and expenses and ensure that the right IT skill will be available when you want it by getting in touch with a Progent sales specialist and registering as a customer. For details, phone 800-993-9400 or send email to email@example.com.
Microsoft Lync 2013, now called Skype for Business, allows organizations of all sizes to create a centrally managed and secure communications ecosystem that permits the modern BYOD computing model with IM, presence, web meetings with app sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN telephony across a wide range of desktop and handheld clients. Progent's certified Lync 2013 experts and network integrators can assist your company to assess the business benefits of Lync 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-resident (with Lync Online) or hybrid model appropriate for your current and long-term goals, implement Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and provide custom online and onsite training to your IT team and end users. Progent has in-depth expertise in key components of a Lync Server 2013 solution that include Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange, and Progent can help your organization to combine Lync Server 2013 with key Microsoft Office and Office 365 apps including Outlook clients and PowerPoint.
Lync Server 2010 supports Instant Messaging, Real Presence, voice/video conferencing, desktop sharing, as well as IP-based and traditional public switched telephone network (PSTN) telephony. Microsoft Lync 2010 can extend the capability of Microsoft Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office or cloud-based Office 365 and simplify management via integration with Windows AD. Lync can also reduce expenses by doing away with Voice-over-IP hardware and subscription services, PBX systems, or conventional video conferencing solutions. Progent's certified IM and Presence experts offer remote and on-premises support services to assist you to maintain and troubleshoot your existing Lync 2010 deployment or evaluate the benefits of upgrading from Lync to Skype for Business, which is the renamed and revamped version of the product. Progent can also help you to plan and execute an efficient Skype for Business migration.
Office 365 Exchange Online allows you to use cloud-resident servers, mailboxes and associated email components to lower hardware expense and administrative overhead. You can use Office 365 Exchange Online to run all your mailboxes, or you can set up a hybrid solution that incorporates both local and cloud-hosted mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts offer affordable online technical support to help your small businesses to assess the benefits of Exchange Online, design a network topology that fits your business needs and budget, carry out a non-disruptive move from your current Exchange system to one that includes Office 365 Exchange Online, train your management team and end users, and provide ongoing consulting and technical support.