Expanding your at-home workforce can have a significant effect on IT infrastructure, security, and company processes. Progent has two decades of experience assisting businesses of all sizes to design, configure, manage, optimize, and troubleshoot IT environments that incorporate work-from-home employees. Progent can assist your Tacoma organization to pick the appropriate tools and follow best practices in creating and operating a safe virtual office ecosystem for teleworkers that promotes collaboration and returns maximum value. Progent can provide support services ranging from on demand expertise for helping you past challenging technical roadblocks to full project management or co-management to help you successfully complete business-critical tasks.

Progent can help Tacoma, Washington businesses to succeed with any facet of building a high-functioning work-from-home ecosystem by providing network infrastructure configuration services, VoIP PBX expertise, voice/video conferencing support, collaboration platform customization and training, public cloud connectivity, Help Desk services, endpoint security, backup/restore solutions, and streamlined management.

Unified Management for an At-Home Workforce
Microsoft has rebranded and reshuffled its endpoint management platforms under the name Endpoint Manager, which encompasses Intune for cloud-based management of remote endpoints and Configuration Manager for managing local computers. Microsoft Endpoint Manager offers a centralized platform for protecting corporate information by controlling on-premises, mobile, and home-based endpoints.

Microsoft Intune
Intune is a component of Microsoft's Endpoint Management suite that also includes Microsoft Configuration Manager. Intune is a cloud-based service for managing and securing mobile devices and software. Managed endpoint devices can be user owned or company owned. IT administrators managing the enrolled endpoint devices of teleworkers can use Intune to provision and validate applications on devices, push updates and certificates, configure rules for accessing information and networks, set passwords, establish VPN connections, determine how teleworkers share information, establish threat protection, verify security compliance, and delete sensitive information from lost, stolen or deactivated devices. Microsoft Intune works with iOS/iPadOS, Google Android, Windows, and macOS/OS X computers. For information about Intune and to find out how Progent can assist you to use Microsoft's Endpoint Management to manage the endpoint computers of your telecommuters, refer to Intune teleworker device management expertise.

VMware Workspace ONE
VMware Workspace ONE is a feature-rich unified MDM product that allows network administrators to keep remote endpoint devices current and protected. Workspace ONE incorporates VMware AirWatch technology for unified endpoint management combined with VMware's Horizon virtual software delivery technology for access control, application management, and configuration management of endpoint computers. Workspace ONE operates with devices based on Windows 10, macOS, Apple iOS, Google Android, Chrome OS, or popular distributions of Linux. VMware Workspace ONE is available by subscription as a cloud-based service or as an on-site product through a perpetual license. Top features of VMware Workspace ONE include rapid over-the-air deployment of out-of-the-box laptops, immediate onboarding of new employees, policy setting and enforcement for all classes of endpoints, aggregated management reporting and performance analytics, email encryption, and tight integration with Microsoft apps and cloud-based products. For details about Progent's support for VMware Workspace ONE, go to VMware Workspace ONE mobile device management expertise.

Contact Progent for Remote Workforce Support Services
To contact Progent about creating and managing an efficient work-from-home solution for your Tacoma, Washington business, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.