Progent's Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Internet Data Center can be used for piloting line-of-business applications, creating efficient system upgrade procedures, assessing and optimizing performance, designing or validating business continuity solutions, resolving compatibility issues, and establishing training systems for new technologies. For Progent customers who lack sufficient in-house resources to configure proper test systems, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital costs and engineering risk and helps keep critical network initiatives on schedule.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can assist your business to assess the business benefits of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can assist your organization to plan and implement an efficient migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network model including local, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants can provide online or on-premises support ranging from as-needed architecture assessment or debugging to comprehensive project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is successfully completed on time and within budget.
Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service makes it possible for your IT organization to split the load for Help Desk support seamlessly between your IT team and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned desktop support engineers and subject matter experts. Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service is a collaborative service desk solution built around the top shared professional services automation tool for managing end-user service requests, ticket lifecycle, responsibility, progress tracking, and metrics.
Progent's expert application designers and software developers can help your business to create customizations to Microsoft GP/Great Plains that address the unique requirement of your business without losing the benefits of Windows integration and connectivity. Progent can also offer expertise with a selection of software development technologies that can be utilized to build user-interface and data integrations with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains. These integration tools include Microsoft Dexterity, Modifier with VBA, Visual Studio Tools for Dynamics, Extender, eConnect, Web Services for Dynamics GP, Integration Manager and ODBC.
Cisco's Small Business family of APs are Linux-based units intended as entry-level Wi-Fi solutions for small offices. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless network infrastructure consultants can provide online or on-premises integration and debugging support to assist you to design, configure, upgrade, tune, manage and troubleshoot Cisco Small Business Wi-Fi AP deployments of any size or topology.
System Center Configuration Manager automates software deployment at scale, centralizes security and compliance settings control, keeps track of network resources, guards against company data leakage, provides health reporting, allows secure self service, and delivers a single control mechanism for managing mixed-operating system ecosystems based on on-prem, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified SCCM consultants and Microsoft Azure cloud experts can help you with any aspect of planning, implementing, using and repairing a System Center Configuration Manager solution for local, cloud-based, or hybrid networks.
Progent can help your organization in any facet of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2019 including configuring Windows Server 2019 for hosting Exchange; designing high availability architecture for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; planning and implementing Hyper-V; configuring hardware load balancing; setting up Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail services; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating firewalls; integration with O365; and setting up Outlook clients.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, now called Skype for Business, allows businesses of any size to create a manageable and protected communications environment that permits a Bring-Your-Own-Device computing style with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, web conferencing with app sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN calling enabled for a broad assortment of desktop and handheld clients. Progent's Microsoft-certified Lync Server 2013 experts and network architects can help you to assess the advantages of Lync 2013, design an in-house, cloud-resident (with Microsoft Lync Online) or hybrid model suitable for your current and long-term plans, implement Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and deliver custom online and onsite training to your management staff and users. Progent offers in-depth expertise in key components of a Lync 2013 solution including Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange, and Progent can help your organization to integrate Lync Server 2013 with key Microsoft Office and Office 365 applications including Outlook and PowerPoint.
With virtual servers, businesses are able to operate multiple virtual machines on a single actual server. Virtual server technology enables businesses to enjoy all the advantages of server segmentation, but without the expense that goes with buying additional server equipment. Virtual servers are also the enabling technology for private clouds, which offer major advantages including lowering the costs of hardware, datacenter facilities, and management while enhancing information security, network availability, and disaster recovery. Other useful server management technologies include network monitoring utilities, Windows Server Update Services, and remote system management cards. Progent's professional server management specialists can assist you in all aspects of server consolidation and management to enable your business to cut costs and conserve time.
Progent offers national online phone support and troubleshooting services for businesses that run environments powered by versions of the Linux OS or whose IT systems feature a combination of Linux platforms/Linux and Microsoft products. Remote network consulting provides maximum leverage for your IT budget by extending user efficiency and limiting the time charged for computer repair services. Advanced online support utilities and experienced service specialists and consultants allow Progent to handle most IT problems without wasting time and money by traveling to your site. In most of situations your IT issues can be dealt with over the phone or through a combination of phone help and remote network analysis. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE infrastructure engineers and CISM and CISSP certified security specialists to assist with the toughest network issues.
Progentís Microsoft certified professionals provide small and medium sized companies consulting services for Microsoft Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront TMG and Internet Security and Acceleration Servers contain a full featured application-layer aware firewall that can secure your business system from attack by outside and inside threats. Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server provide thorough inspection of Internet protocols such as Hypertext Transfer Protocol, which enables these security platforms to uncover many attacks that can get by ordinary firewalls. The combined firewall and VPN structure of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Server support stateful filtering and inspection of all VPN streams. ISA Servers are the mainstay of Microsoft's network security initiative, and Progent's Microsoft-certified experts and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security professionals can help you enhance your network security through expert design and deployment of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to install Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010, maintain all versions of ISA Server, or upgrade from ISA Server environments to Microsoft Forefront TMG.
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Microsoft Communications Server provides IM and presence in a scalable, enterprise-grade solution featuring advanced security, seamless compatibility with additional Microsoft products, an extendable, industry-standard development environment, and compliance with regulatory mandates such as HIPAA, SOX, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Your organization can realize lower costs and elevated operational efficiencies, increased individual productivity, and better IP protection with this simple-to-manage, highly available solution. Successful implementations of Office Communications Server call for careful planning and consideration before installation. Progent's Microsoft-authorized professionals can deliver the skill needed to realize all the advantages of Microsoft Office Communications Server throughout your entire corporation.
Progent's expert application designers and programmers can help your company to create enhancements to Microsoft GP that support the special needs of your business without losing the benefits of seamless Windows integration and connectivity. Progent can also offer help with a variety of development technologies that can be used to build user-interface and data integrations with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains. These integration tools include Dexterity, Modifier, Visual Studio Tools for Dynamics, Extender, eConnect, Web Services for Microsoft Dynamics GP, Integration Manager and ODBC.
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity consultants have in-depth experience helping small businesses to minimize system downtime by providing cost-effective remote consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity planning, fault-tolerant IT architecture, backup/restore solutions, and transparent system maintenance. Progentís business continuity experts can assist your company to plan and validate a sensible business continuity plan that matches your business needs and IT budget. Progentís disaster recovery engineers can assist you to architect, implement, and maintain resilient technologies including non-stop Internet access, virtualized servers, clustering, network load balancing, continual off-site backup, and multi-location hot backup centers.
The clustering feature set built into the high-end versions of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 has been dramatically redesigned to simplify the deployment, configuration, and administration of clusters that offer greater levels of network dependability, security, efficiency, and versatility. New or improved capabilities include automated cluster Validation, easier setup and installation, improved cluster management, redesigned cluster architecture for maximum availability, hardened protection and quorum models, fewer failure points, more disk and memory capacity, and enhancements for geographically dispersed clusters. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your company evaluate the advantages of Windows clustering, design and implement an installation, educate your network support staff to manage your cluster environment, deliver ongoing consulting and support services, and produce and validate a disaster recovery plan.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 offers indispensable, familiar tools to IT professionals as well as to information workers, reducing the difficulty of designing, deploying, administering, and using company data and database applications on platforms ranging from handheld devices to corporate information systems. The sophistication and integration requirements of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 require a network consultant with hands-on experience and wide knowledge in designing and deploying information-based, comprehensive business technology solutions. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified engineering staff, with an average of over 10 years of professional work supporting Microsoft technology, ensures you success in designing, deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 solutions that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET environment.
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Progent's Mac consultants can support the creative aspect of Mac computing by offering consulting services and education in imaging, audio, and motion video. Progent's consultants can provide help in a range of Apple Mac applications such as Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Apple Logic, MOTU Digital Performer, Digidesign Pro Tools, Apple Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, and Adobe After Effects. Progent can also assist you with special projects such as capturing or digitizing audio or video or configuring an audio/video post production facility.
Progent can provide the services of an accredited engineer with expertise deploying technology from the major video conferencing/telepresence vendors such as Cisco, Polycom, and LifeSize and can help you to plan, install, expand, or troubleshoot a telepresence solution that preserves your investment and maximizes the business value of your information network. Progent also offers the expertise of infrastructure consultants who can help businesses of any size to build and maintain a communications network that provides the performance, dependability, protection, and scalability you need to support your telepresence environment.
Progentís ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it easy and affordable for small and mid-sized businesses to diagram, track, reconfigure and debug their networking hardware such as routers, firewalls, and wireless controllers plus servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Using state-of-the-art RMM technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that network diagrams are always updated, captures and manages the configuration information of almost all devices connected to your network, tracks performance, and generates notices when potential issues are discovered. By automating complex management and troubleshooting processes, WAN Watch can knock hours off common chores like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, finding appliances that require critical updates, or identifying the cause of performance problems.
Cisco offers a full product line of routers that includes routers built to deliver the security, bandwidth, and reliability required by organizations ranging from branch offices to global enterprises and service providers. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, transparent failover, and backup power for improved reliability and system uptime. Progent can help you select and configure Cisco routers to establish a reliable foundation for your network and to make it easy to grow as you add new users, start new offices, install new services, open your network to customers and partners, and support a more mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a range of routers based on the Cisco IOS operating system, including the Cisco 800 series of small office routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 1900 and 4000 Generation 2 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 Aggregation Services Routers for WAN edge applications, CRS Carrier Routing System for core Networks, as well as legacy 2500 and 2700 Series Routers.
Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service allows your IT organization to share responsibilities for Help Desk support seamlessly between your IT team and Progent's nationwide pool of seasoned technical support technicians and matter experts (SMEs). Progentís Co-managed Help Desk service is a collaborative support solution based on the leading shared professional services automation platform for handling service requests, ticket lifecycle, ownership, status tracking, and metrics.
Progent can show you how to plan and execute an efficient move to Microsoft Dynamics GP so that you preserve your data, strengthen your protection, modernize your management reporting, take complete advantage of Microsoft Office support, and reduce business interruption by creating and following a smart migration strategy. Progent can also help educate new Dynamics GP 2010 users so you don't waste productivity. Progent can improve your company reports and management analytics by offering Crystal Reports help, FRx assistance, and Excel expertise. Progent's experience with Microsoft .NET development, Microsoft SQL Server applications, and programming with VBasic, XML and other platforms make it possible to create custom line-of-business software and eCommerce solutions that integrate seamlessly with Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) is a collection of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their business processes by automating key sales activities including listings, orders, payments, fulfillment, and reports. By leveraging Amazon's extensive online selling environment and automating their sales, vendors can broaden their reach, lower their cost of sales, accelerate response time to customers, and add to their profits. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) developers can collaborate with your development team and provide application programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training to help you shorten development time and costs and get to market quickly.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist organizations of all sizes to adhere to best practices to set up SCVMM 2012 hosts, fabric, storage systems, and libraries; plan, implement, and manage private clouds, VMs, and services in SCVMM 2012; and combine SCVMM 2012 with System Center 2012 Operations Manager for enterprise-class monitoring and reporting. Progent can help your business to upgrade from an older edition of System Center Virtual Machine Manager or from another management platform, and Progent can help you to enhance and repair your existing SCVMM ecosystem to make sure you realize the highest possible return on investment.
Progent's Computer Help Desk Outsourcing Support Services for PC desktop support are intended specifically for small organizations who need immediate availability of a Help Desk Call Center with expert telephone support and effective escalation options but who must operate within a limited information technology budget. Key features of Progent's Help Desk Outsourcing Support Services are Help Desk Call Center Support, Secure Remote Access Provisioning, System Evaluation, Problem Prioritization, Virtual Helpdesk Services, By-the-Minute Billing, and Help Desk Call Center Applications Recommendation and Deployment.
Progent offers affordable remote consulting to assist companies to integrate Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services such as Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can assist you with every aspect of Amazon AWS integration including needs analysis, preparedness assessment, system design and review, pilot testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery solutions, and security strategies.
Progent can provide small businesses with an IT management professional who can act as a part-time Chief Information Officer. This part-time CIO can provide long-term direction to help you deploy appropriate IT products to improve business operations so they align better with your business goals. Your business can develop and install a well conceived IT strategy without incurring the expense of a full-time senior IT executive.
Microsoft Systems Management Server offers added functionality for change and configuration management of Windows-based networks via introducing Feature Packs. Feature Packs lower the overall operational expense of managing and configuring software products by making it simpler to copy system images, control mobile computers, and operate management tools. In addition to alerting you about ways to save management expenses by installing SMS 2003 Feature Packs, Progent's consultants can help you plan and perform IT projects involving areas that Feature Packs are designed to streamline. Progent's adoption and upgrade services can minimize cost and reduce business disruption as you transition to new operating systems and programs. Progent's wireless engineers can show you how to develop efficient processes and standards to manage PDAs and intelligent mobile phones so your field force stays efficient and secure. Progent's CISSP-certified consultants and CISM-certified security experts can help you develop a security plan that incorporates policies, processes and technologies to keep your IT computer system protected.
Progent can provide comprehensive support for each step of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade including end-to-end project management services, site readiness preparation, project design and documentation, specification of new software and equipment needed, recommended vendor sourcing, system testing at customer site or at Progent's testing facility, managing transitional coexistence of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, implementation of the solution, decommissioning the previous system, and webinar training for client's IT group and users.
Microsoft Lync Server 2013, renamed Skype for Business, enables organizations of any size to create a centrally managed and secure communications ecosystem that supports the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing model with instant messaging (IM), real-time presence, web conferencing with application sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN telephony enabled for a wide range of desktop and handheld endpoints. Progent's certified Lync 2013 experts and network architects can help you to assess the advantages of Lync Server 2013, create an in-house, cloud-based (via Microsoft Lync Online) or hybrid model suitable for your present and future goals, implement Lync Server 2013 so as to speed up your return on investment, and provide live online and onsite training to your IT team and end users. Progent offers expertise in critical pieces of a Lync Server 2013 solution that include Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange, and Progent can help your organization to integrate Lync 2013 with popular Office and Office 365 apps including Outlook and PowerPoint.
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 (formerly Great Plains) features a new design that enhances cloud readiness, works with popular smart phones and tablets, permits one-time sign-on with Microsoft Azure Active Directory, and tightens security and compliance. Dynamics 2015 R2 also streamlines reporting, incorporates new Workflows, expands the Web Client, and delivers over 100 enhancements to various applications. Progent's team of Microsoft-certified and Cisco-certified consultants have the broad knowledge and experience to address the many technical and business challenges associated with deploying and managing Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can help your organization to perform an efficient migration that will optimize the return on your investment in this powerful platform.
Progent's consultants have supported Microsoft Dynamics GP and Great Plains software for almost 20 years and Progent has provided system integration, software development, training, and troubleshooting since the platform's debut. Progent offers in-depth expertise for upgrading legacy Dynamics GP ERP systems. Progent can assist you to plan, pilot, and implement a cost-effective upgrade from a an outdated release to the latest edition of Dynamics GP.
For enterprises with branches in or any region covered by Progent's consultants, Progent's Microsoft-Premier network support experts and certified Cisco network specialists offer a variety of network consulting services such as project management, Sarbanes Oxley compliance, site moves, corporate security, system architecture, local or remote branch office support, and technical support for co-location hosting environments. A Progent IT architect can help you design a multi-site network that makes smart use of colocation services and Internet hosting sites. Progentís Microsoft Premier engineers can help major corporations design, integrate and maintain massive rollouts of the latest releases of Microsoft products including Enterprise Active Directory, Exchange Server, SharePoint Server, Microsoft SQL, and Enterprise editions of Windows. Progentís Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional consultants can help you deploy Cisco technology for connectivity solutions that incorporate basic, high-performance, integrated, and remote networking.
Progent's Sun Solaris family consulting experts provide small and mid-size companies and developers support for managing and supporting Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-powered networks. Progent offers your business access to Sun Solaris consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISM and CISA certification. This wide array of experience offers you a convenient single consulting firm to help you build and manage a secure and reliable mixed-platform network and communications environment that supports Solaris and Microsoft interoperability by integrating MS Windows with major versions of UNIX such as Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, AIX UNIX from IBM, HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX, and Silicon Graphics IRIX or leading Linux derivatives including RedHat Linux, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian-GNU, and Slackware.
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If you want to revamp your production web site, build internal webs for purposes such as HR or employee training, design a high-impact web presence for a new venture, or write line-of-business, data-driven specialized web applications, Progent can provide talented and experienced web designers. Progent's consultants can also show you how to build and manage a safe, robust server and communications infrastructure, including remote and wireless access, to support your web solutions.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 incorporates major improvements to the functionality of Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful new features plus a redesigned structure. These improvements favorably impact key IT areas such as manageability, availability, security, cost of ownership, teamwork, expandability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange 2013 consulting professionals can assist your organization to understand the potential business benefits of upgrading to Exchange 2013, design an efficient validation and rollout plan, and train your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment. Progent also offers ongoing remote consulting and management services for Exchange Server 2013.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help your company to manage your existing PIX 500 or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your business to design, integrate, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Progent's UNIX family support services offer small businesses and developers assistance with administering and supporting UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-based technology. Progent offers your organization access to UNIX consultants, consulting professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISSP certification. This broad array of expertise offers you a convenient one-stop consulting firm to help you create and manage a secure and robust cross-platform network and communications environment that allows UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by integrating Windows with popular versions of UNIX including Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, BSD, SCO and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms such as RedHat, SuSE, Mandrake, Debian-GNU and Slackware.
Progent's Cisco Jabber consultants offer online or on-premises expertise to assist businesses of all sizes to plan, implement, maintain, upgrade or debug Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified CM ecosystems. Progent offers in-depth support for all the products, technologies and services that make up creating a cohesive Jabber solution including Cisco network appliances and management tools, Microsoft Office applications, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones, SIP trunking, Wi-Fi networks, cyber security, cloud integration, telepresence systems, PBX products, business continuity, and the many other pieces of a modern collaboration ecosystem.
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a cloud-based document management system designed specifically for law practices. Progent offers remote guidance from NetDocuments consultants who can assist legal departments and law firms to plan, configure, manage, tune, or debug a document management system (DMS) solution powered by NetDocs.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants provide a range of support services for Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains). Dynamics GP is a financial and business analysis solution based, like all Microsoft accounting tools, on the expandable and popular foundation of Windows technology. Microsoft Dynamics GP provides an affordable solution for managing and combining finances, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, on-site support, and human resources. Dynamics GP is easy to install and integrate, and with its modular design you can purchase only the functions you currently need, with the option to add users and enlarge capabilities in the future. Progentís Dynamics GP/Great Plains consulting experts can help you install, configure and manage the current release of Dynamics GP or migrate efficiently from an earlier edition.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts can help organizations of any size to evaluate Windows 10 or to migrate to Windows 10 from an older version of Microsoft Windows. Remote and on-premises assessment and migration support for Windows 10 offered by Progent include Return on Investment analysis, project management, compatibility testing, pilot systems, virtualization strategies, Cloud and hybrid integration, mobile management and synchronization, teleworker connectivity, data and identity security, automated provisioning and administration, network infrastructure design, wired/wireless convergence, disaster recovery planning, custom training for IT support personnel and end users, and post-migration consulting support.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service provides comprehensive hosting of a small organization's production servers in a solution that gives the maximum degree of dependability and expandability and is also easy to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting services are based upon mature virtualization techniques that allow small businesses with multi- platform environments to economize significantly on the costs of capital investments, infrastructure support, and network management while benefiting from enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Microsoft Dynamics GP accounting includes analytics and reporting capabilities that allow you to track all operations, revenues and spending, and sales patterns with built-in drill-down, query, and reporting functions. Progent's Dynamics GP reporting consulting services can enable you to create reports that allow you to analyze your business more completely, converting uncooked data into valuable management information. Progent can enhance your reporting and analytics by providing Crystal Reports consulting, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel programming. In addition to offering reporting consulting, Progent can provide Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server expertise, and application experience with VBasic, XML and other development environments in order to deliver custom business software development and web commerce solutions that work transparently with Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff employees including solutions-driven Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCDP or CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP or CISA certified security consultants. We are also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Progent works with independent consultants with proven knowledge and working background in high-demand IT areas outside our main technical focus. Our Experts Group employs independent consultants who offer consulting and programming services for line-of-business solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Electronic Data Interchange, web commerce, or database management. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's staff consultants to deliver end-to-end solutions for small business networks.
Progentís certified consultants provide small and medium size companies world-class consulting support for SMS Server 2003 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft's standard tools for update and deployment management. System Center Configuration Manager is Microsoft's new title for the update management solution previously called Systems Management Server. Configuration Manager 2007 provides a range of new features to Microsoft Systems Management Server such as full automation, built-in Windows Vista Microsoft Windows Server 2008 support, quarantine support, and boot image management. Progentís Microsoft certified engineers can help you use Systems Management Server or Configuration Manager 2007 effectively for automated operating system and application software deployment, security patch control, software tracking, and licensing compliance. Progent's engineers can also assist your company to migrate smoothly from Microsoft Systems Management Server to Configuration Manager.
Progent's Check Point consultants can help you choose and deploy Check Point Software Firewall and VPN utilities and appliances powered by Check Point's security platform to provide an affordable and efficient security defense for your information network. Progent can also show you how to configure other Check Point technologies including Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point Power-1 appliances with security products from other suppliers and offer a central source for on-going technical support, administration, training, and consulting services.
With virtual server technology, companies are able to run multiple virtual machines on a single physical server. Virtual server technology allows IT organizations to gain all the benefits of server isolation, but without the costs associated with buying extra server equipment. Virtualization is the critical technology behind private clouds, which offer major advantages including reducing the costs of hardware, datacenter facilities, and administration while improving data security, system reliability, and recoverability. Other key server management options include network monitoring software, Windows Server Update Services, and remote server management cards. Progent's certified server management specialists can assist you with all areas of server virtualization and management to enable your business to cut costs and conserve time.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can help you plan, document, implement, manage, and troubleshoot a system-wide migration to 64-bit server and client OS software and business applications. Progent can help you pilot your 64-bit environment to verify that it supports all of the important 32-bit applications that you want to retain plus the latest 64-bit editions of software you plan to install.
If your business computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Sun Solaris platforms with Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a cohesive network that allows all your operating systems to coexist for easy administration, transparent information exchange, high reliability, enhanced performance, and strong security. Progent's UNIX and Windows integration assistance offerings feature network architecture integration and support, support for Windows services for UNIX, online network monitoring and management, online network support and troubleshooting, on-site technical support, and Help Desk services.
Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to assist you to plan and implement an enterprise risk management solution based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to define and deploy an efficient in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade strategy that avoids network disruption, simplifies long-term service requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complicated multi-server or multi-location upgrades, Progent offers the experience to complete your project rapidly and affordably. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 support, repair, and design services include expertise with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Exchange 2007 Server and the design of unified messaging implementations based on Exchange Server 2007.
Progent can help your business to understand the many subscription plans offered with Office 365 and integrate your information network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-vendor networks that include Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux technology. Progent can also help your business to create and manage hybrid ecosystems that seamlessly combine local and cloud-based resources.
Progent offers the support of CISM Premier security professionals. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) committee defines the core capabilities and international standards of performance that IT security professionals are required to learn. CISM provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and capability to deliver efficient security administration and consulting services.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is an integrated library of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their business processes by automating key sales functions including listings, orders, shipments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and finances. By tapping into Amazon's extensive online ecosystem and automating their sales processes, vendors can expand their reach, reduce their cost of sales, accelerate response time to customers, and increase their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) developers can work with your development team and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring so you can cut development time and costs and expedite your ROI.
Progent can provide small businesses with an IT management professional who can act as a part-time CIO. This part-time CIO can offer strategic direction to help you deploy sensible IT products to improve business processes so they match more closely with your business objectives. Your company can create and install a well thought out IT strategy without absorbing the expense of a full-time senior IT executive.
Progent's application experts offer in-depth support, software development, integration help, and online training for leading business applications covering vital areas including ERP, financials, business reporting, web commerce application design, and the MS Office suite of business productivity solutions. As a Microsoft Partner with years of experience delivering high-level consulting and troubleshooting services remotely, Progent can assist small businesses anywhere in the U.S. to eliminate the lost productivity and fees associated with travel and on-site visits without compromising the effectiveness of technical support.
Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to assist you to plan and implement an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy following leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the technology of leading information security companies to provide centralized management and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of ProSight Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your security perimeter.
Progent can show you how to plan and execute an efficient move to Dynamics GP so that you preserve your information, improve your protection, modernize your management reporting, take full advantage of Microsoft Office support, and minimize business disruption by designing and following a smart migration plan. Progent can also help train new Dynamics GP/Great Plains users so you don't waste productivity. Progent can improve your company reports and management analytics by offering Crystal Reports consulting, FRx programming, and Microsoft Excel expertise. Progent's background with Microsoft .NET technology, Microsoft SQL Server applications, and designing with VBasic, XML and other platforms make it possible to produce specialized line-of-business applications and eCommerce programs that work transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP.
Progent's certified security staff can help you secure your Mac network through professional services such as performing security tests, clean up after virus and worm attacks, configuring firewalls, implementing secure remote and mobile connectivity, deploying monitoring programs for protection against viruses, spam, and malware, and developing a comprehensive security plan appropriate for the particular goals of your business information system.
Progent offers national remote technical support and troubleshooting services for companies who run Solaris environments or whose IT systems feature a combination of Solaris and Microsoft technology. Remote network consulting offers optimum leverage for your IT dollar by preserving client efficiency and limiting the time charged for computer repair services. Advanced online support utilities and experienced technicians and consultants combine to enable Progent to handle most network issues without squandering time and expense by going to your location. In most of situations your IT issues can be dealt with by telephone or through a mix of phone help and remote network analysis. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE network experts and CISM premier security professionals to help with the toughest system issues.
ProSight WAN Watch is an infrastructure management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for smaller businesses to map out, track, optimize and troubleshoot their connectivity hardware like routers and switches, firewalls, and wireless controllers plus servers, printers, endpoints and other networked devices. Using cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology maps are kept current, captures and displays the configuration of almost all devices on your network, monitors performance, and sends notices when issues are detected. By automating time-consuming management processes, ProSight WAN Watch can cut hours off common tasks like network mapping, reconfiguring your network, locating appliances that require critical software patches, or isolating performance bottlenecks.
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Progentís Microsoft-certified experts can provide companies of all sizes consulting, technical support, and development services for Microsoft SharePoint and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise collaboration platform that utilizes web-based technology for intelligently coordinating people, groups and data. Microsoft SharePoint provides a common spot for your employees or clients to connect to, manage, share and manipulate relevant data, documents, and applications and to interact with one another. SharePoint enables quicker and better decisions, more efficient sharing across teams and more streamlined business practices. Windows SharePoint Services join employees, clients, workgroups and projects with the data theyíve developed in a manner that makes data easy to locate, retrieve and apply. Progent's certified SharePoint experts can assist you to maintain your existing SharePoint environment or migrate to the current version of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Fortinet next-generation firewalls are leaders in delivering best-in-class performance for SSL inspection. Progent's Fortinet firewall experts can assist your business to deploy your Fortinet security appliances to protect your digital assets at the enterprise edge, within the data center core, at branch locations, and at the cloud edge.
Cisco's security and remote connection technology for small companies provide a complete line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who are able to assist your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki wireless APs, and other Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your business objectives.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and DBAs offer online expertise to assist businesses of any size to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications powered by the Microsoft SQL Server RDBMS and .NET framework. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer support for any phase of application development in solutions that can include small office databases to VLDB applications and data warehousing.
Progentís Microsoft certified experts offer a variety of consulting services for Microsoft Dynamics GP. Dynamics GP/Great Plains is a Microsoft accounting platform and business management solution based, like all Microsoft accounting solutions, on the expandable and popular platform of Microsoft Windows technology. Dynamics GP 2010, the latest edition of Microsoft financial software in the Dynamics GP line, offers an affordable tool for managing and combining accounting, e-commerce, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting, field service, customer relationships, and human resources. Microsoft Dynamics GP is simple to deploy and configure, and with its modular approach you can license only the functions you currently require, with the ability to add users and enlarge capabilities in the future. Progentís Microsoft Dynamics GP Software consulting experts can show you how to deploy, customize and manage Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 as well as earlier editions of Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Hyper-V 2016 utilizes key features initially designed for and refined on Microsoft Azure, among the world's largest public clouds. This pedigree significantly enhances the ability of the Windows Server platform to support private cloud as well as hybrid cloud/on-premises environments by improving data security, uptime, scale, manageability, reliability and recoverability. Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Hyper-V 2016 for your organization, configure pilot systems to verify the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to run your vital workloads, plan a cost-effective network architecture for a cloud-based or hybrid deployment, develop and execute a smooth migration plan, educate your IT management and technical support staff, and provide as-needed consulting and troubleshooting services to ensure that your Hyper-V 2016 investment delivers the highest possible business benefit.
Progent can help companies of any size to move any part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT management and lower hardware expense. Azure includes a wealth of cloud services and Progent can assist you to evaluate the advantages and limitations of different cloud computing architectures supported by Azure. Progent can show you how to manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local applications and resources and make sure you avoid the common errors small organizations make when moving to a public cloud. Progent can assist you to set up cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and build backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to prepare perimeter firewalls and VPN connections and to manage iPhones and iPads and Google Android handhelds.
Progentís Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) specialists have in-depth experience assisting small and mid-size businesses to reduce system downtime by offering cost-effective remote consulting for disaster recovery/business continuity (DR/BC) planning, high-availability network design, data backup and restore solutions, and transparent maintenance. Progentís business continuity experts can assist your company to develop and test a sensible business continuity strategy that matches your business goals and budget. Progentís disaster recovery specialists can assist you to architect, implement, and support fault-tolerant technologies such as redundant Internet access, virtualized servers, clustering, load balancing, continual off-site backup, and multi-location hot backup centers.
For desktop virtualization, Progent can provide the support of a Citrix-certified XenDesktop consultant who can assist your company to plan a XenDesktop solution that maximizes the business value of your information network; configure XenDesktop software with your physical and virtual servers, end-user computers, and peripherals; upgrade your older desktop virtualization software to current releases of XenDesktop; and deliver comprehensive online technical support. Progent can also train your network managers to follow industry leading practices to maintain XenDesktop efficiently.
Progent is convinced that a well architected and executed network can be a crucial factor for accelerating a firm's success, and Progent applies this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective service, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal growth from acting as part of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and freedom.