Progent can assist you in any and all phases of your migration to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 such as planning high availability (HA) infrastructure for an on-premises, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; server and CAL licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; specifying storage capacity required for your virtual machines (VMs), mailbox databases and log files; setting up hardware load balancing for fault-tolerant CAS services; designing, setting up and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and DAG groups; integration with SharePoint; preparing the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
The new ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more performance than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new deployments. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your organization to plan, configure, optimize, manage and debug firewall solutions built around ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Hyper-V 2016 utilizes core technologies initially designed for and proven on Microsoft Azure, among the world's biggest public clouds. This pedigree significantly enhances the ability of the Windows Server platform to run private cloud as well as hybrid cloud/on-premises environments by enhancing security, availability, expandability, manageability, dependability and recoverability. Progent’s Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Hyper-V 2016 for your business, set up test systems to verify the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to run your vital applications, design a cost-effective network topology for a cloud-centric or hybrid installation, develop and carry out a non-disruptive migration plan, train your IT administration and support personnel, and deliver as-needed consulting and troubleshooting support to ensure that your Hyper-V 2016 solution delivers the highest possible business benefit.
Microsoft Windows 8.1 is designed to run on computers ranging from smart phones and tablets to engineering workstations. An abundance of innovative features, including its touchscreen support and signature tile GUI, provide a broad range of benefits for organizations who understand how to put them to work. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help get your organization up to speed with Windows 8.1 and show you how to derive significant competitive advantage from the operating system's various technical enhancements.
Cisco's security and remote access technology for small to mid-size businesses represent a full array of easy-to-administer security products to let you safeguard your entire network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network product family includes switches, firewalls, and Virtual Private Network access concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can assist your company to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco protection solutions that fit most closely with your corporate goals.
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily get by legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to automate the entire threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks.
Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified risk management consultant to assist your company to design and implement an enterprise risk management (ERM) strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have over 10 years of background designing, implementing, enhancing and troubleshooting SCOM solutions and can provide organizations of all sizes expert remote or onsite consulting services for SCOM 2012. Progent can help you to design a topology for SCOM 2012 servers that provides the responsiveness and resilience needed to monitor your IT resources effectively, whether your datacenters are on-premises, cloud-based, or a mixed environment. Progent's SCOM consultants can also assist you to import and customize System Center 2012 Operations Manager management packs based on industry best practices for monitoring network infrastructure and both Microsoft and third-party apps and services. In addition, Progent can deliver responsive online or on-premises troubleshooting to help you to remediate serious problems detected by SCOM 2012.
Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010 accounting software is a full-featured business management platform that integrates information and operations across your company, interfaces easily with other solutions, and brings together employees, clients and suppliers regardless of time or place. Designed for small to mid-size companies, MS Dynamics GP 2010 and Dynamics GP Release 10.0 provide functionality for financials, management reporting, project management, inventory and order control, eCommerce, human resource management, CRM, field service, manufacturing, retail, and web-based business services. Progent can show you how to install and manage a reliable, secure server and network environment to support Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains, and can provide expert Great Plains consultants to help your business benefit from the full power of Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains 2010.
Progent's network professionals can assist you to evaluate the potential advantages of Hyper-V-based server virtualization for your business, conduct pilot installations to verify Hyper-V's compatibility with your production software, assess your network and server infrastructure for smooth operation with virtual server solutions, help you in upgrading to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and configuring Hyper-V, train your network management personnel to track and administer Hyper-V, provide world-class consulting help for improving the security of your virtual machines, design and validate disaster recovery procedures that optimize network availability, and provide continuing consulting and technical support including affordable online troubleshooting and turn-key Help Desk outsourcing.
Progent's Private Cloud Hosting and Management service offers comprehensive hosting of a small or mid-size company's servers in an environment that delivers the maximum degree of availability and expandability and is in addition easy to move to any data center. Progent's Private Cloud Hosting services are built upon proven virtualization architectures that allow small and midsize businesses with mixed- platform environments to economize significantly on the expense of capital equipment, infrastructure maintenance, and network management while achieving world-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that stores and organizes complete documentation for all delivered services. Unlike many independent consultants or local support firms who provide scant documentation or details of tasks performed, every service provided by Progent is accompanied by comprehensive documentation. Each Progent staff member has access to the support documentation transmitted by every consultant to each client. The practice of documenting and organizing service records allows more effective support and avoids a variety of common misfortunes such as when a service client is effectively held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of the keys to the kingdom.
Progent's application experts offer advanced consulting, software programming, deployment assistance, and webinar training for popular applications that address key areas including ERP and MRP, financials, management analytics, web application development, and the Microsoft Office suite of business productivity solutions. As a Microsoft Partner with years of background delivering high-level consulting support remotely, Progent can help clients throughout the United States to eliminate the time and fees associated with travel and on-site activity without compromising the effectiveness of consulting services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified IT experts offer Windows Server 2016 integration consulting services to help businesses of any size to design and implement a smooth move to Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 based on an on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid architecture. Progent can help your company to assess the benefits of Windows Server 2016 for your environment and can help you with any aspect of designing, configuring, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 solution. Progent can help your organization to take advantage of the many innovative high-availability and security capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines to protect against compromised administrators, Credential Guard, Just In Time (JIT) Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine load balancing, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus multi-domain failover clusters.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Progent provides consulting 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 show you how to choose, configure, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall product that fits your network security needs and budget. Progent can help you to manage legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or migrate smoothly to current WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent's Check Point Software firewall consultants can help you plan, integrate, and administer firewall solutions that rely on Check Point Software Next Generation firewalls and Check Point's cloud-based security services. Progent's consultants can also assist you maintain older Check Point firewalls or upgrade efficiently to Check Point's next-generation firewalls.
Progent's Citrix experts can assist you to evaluate the potential strategic benefits of the various editions of Essentials for Hyper-V, help you to use Citrix administration tools in your Hyper-V network, and show you how you can use Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V to enhance the performance, availability, flexibility, and recoverability of your virtual environment while lowering the cost of equipment and support and simplifying administrative processes.
Progent's certified Microsoft Office and Office 365 consultants can help companies to integrate Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 apps such as Office Excel, Office Word, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Access, Project and OneNote into a cohesive productivity solution that offers quick return on investment and promotes improved business outcomes. Progent can help you to interface Office or Office 365 applications with each other and with additional core Microsoft technologies such as SharePoint Server, Microsoft Exchange Server and SQL Server deployed locally or hosted in the cloud. Progent's consultants can also assist you to resolve compatibility issues with different versions of Microsoft Office desktop and can provide customized online training to individuals and groups.
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that records and formats detailed documentation for all delivered support activities. Unlike many freelance consultants or local service organizations who provide minimal documentation or specifics of tasks done, each service provided by Progent is tracked by full documentation. Every Progent staff member has access to the service documentation transmitted by every staff member to each client. The practice of documenting and organizing service records allows more efficient service and avoids a variety of typical misfortunes such as when a service client is virtually held captive to a consultant who refuses to release vital service information.
Progent's company culture will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the top consulting experts for you to work with, providing an advanced system architecture, running specialized application utilities to deliver the maximum level of support, and by streamlining our operational structures for finding and maintaining clients.
Dynamics GP allows you to expand and manage your business better by delivering deep access to strategic data and a fast return on investment. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains offers major productivity benefits such as its ability to expand the reach of your organization, handle your financials, automate financial operations, standardize procedures across your business, refine inventory control, enhance order accuracy, expand sales and minimize lead-time, and maximize free cash flow. Progent can help you set up and maintain a reliable, secure server and network infrastructure to support Great Plains, and can provide expert Dynamics GP consultants to make sure you reap the full benefits of your Dynamics GP/Great Plains business management system.
Progent's certified ISA Server consulting experts have extensive backgrounds creating corporate security solutions for IT networks with many locations, remote workers, and mission-critical web-based applications. A Progent ISA Server engineer can help your small or mid-size company design and implement an installation of ISA Server 2004 that meets your information protection requirements without restricting your productivity.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless integration consultants can help organizations to deploy, administer, and debug Cisco Wi-Fi devices such as Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac wireless access points (APs) as well as Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
Progent can provide the expertise of BlackBerry-certified consultants who can assist small companies to design, manage, and repair BlackBerry technology economically and successfully, doing away with the requirement for an in-house BlackBerry specialist and reducing the cost and hassle of supporting a mobile wireless workgroup. Progent's BlackBerry specialists offer extensive experience cooperating with Progent's Microsoft-premier consultants, Cisco CCIE engineers, and CISA and GIAC-certified security engineers. This wide range of knowledge, in conjunction with Progent's efficient online service delivery model, offers small businesses an efficient option for integrating BlackBerry devices and software productively into their IT network.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online or onsite support to assist businesses of all sizes to design, implement, administer, and troubleshoot a backup-and-restore system built around System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent's consultants can assist you to migrate from older versions of SCDPM or from another backup platform, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2012 deployment for onsite, cloud-based, or hybrid datacenters. Progent can provide occasional support for fixing especially challenging problems, or comprehensive project management support. Progent's consultants can also assist your business to design SCDPM 2012 into an enterprise-class disaster recovery strategy.
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Progent’s wireless consultants can help small companies design, select, test, deploy and support secure building-to-building wireless bridging products that integrate seamlessly into your existing network while offering a level of protection that equals or exceeds wired connections. Progent provides expertise in wireless LAN products from Cisco Aironet and Meraki, Proxim, and additional small business wireless vendors and can show you how to select and install the wireless link technology that fit best with your business requirements.
Progent's Meraki wireless AP experts provide remote and onsite support to assist businesses of any size to plan, install, maintain, upgrade or repair Wi-Fi networks that include Cisco Meraki wireless access points. Progent can assist your business to configure and manage Cisco's Meraki-based Wi-Fi networks for environments that range from a telecommuter's home or a remote office to a large campus or a multi-site enterprise. Progent can also help you to configure other Cisco products such as switches, ASR routers and firewalls to build a seamless network infrastructure that provides the same access, performance, security compliance, manageability and availability for wired and wireless clients regardless of their location or device.
Progent offers Microsoft Windows 2003 Cluster Server consulting to help your company implement high availability server clusters designed to provide 24x7 uptime. Clustered Windows servers for high-availability networks include Microsoft Windows 2003 Cluster Server, Microsoft SQL Cluster, and Exchange Server Cluster. By assisting you t create fault-tolerant clustered server environments powered by Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Cluster, Progent’s Certified Windows engineers ensure that your fault-tolerant clustered servers are configured to optimize the strategic advantage of your IT network.
Progent is among the most qualified information technology consulting companies for creating email and messaging solutions based on Exchange 2000 Server. Progent is skilled in helping small and mid-size businesses derive the full advantages of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 for common scenarios including upgrading from Microsoft Exchange 5.5, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Intune consultants can assist you to understand the business value of utilizing Microsoft Intune for managing your portable computers including notebooks, smartphones, and tablets powered by Windows, iOS, and Android. Progent's Intune consultants can assist your company to configure security policies, plan and deploy pilot systems to confirm the appropriateness of Intune for your environment, install Intune across your IT ecosystem, combine Intune with System Center Configuration Manager for unified change management, and troubleshoot your Intune deployment.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and low-cost alternative for small and medium-size businesses to get an unbiased assessment of the health of their IT system. Powered by a selection of the leading remote monitoring and management (RMM) tools in the industry, and overseen by Progent's certified team of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how closely the configuration of your core network assets conform to leading practices. Both the Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and provide immediate ROI like a cleaner and safer AD implementation. Both options also offer the long-term benefits of advanced remote network monitoring and management (RMM) technology. These advantages can include easier management, better compliance with data security standards, more efficient utilization of IT assets, quicker problem resolution, more reliable backup and recovery, and less downtime.
Progent's certified SonicWall firewall consultants can help you integrate, manage, and update SonicWall firewall appliances including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of appliances and the legacy SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch products. Progent's CISSP and GIAC-certified network security experts can help you incorporate SonicWall firewalls into an end-to-end security plan and build security into your business operations.
Progent offers one-on-one training customized for people who wish to broaden their knowledge of the Apple macOS and OS X platform, Mac hardware, or Mac office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide specialized group or individual online training for macOS and Mac OS X application software.
Progent can provide the expertise of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security professionals to help you to assess the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot environments at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and configure a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progent’s computer outsourcing support offerings for small companies include designing Server 2003, .NET Server, and Microsoft BackOffice environments, managing upgrades to XP, Windows 2003 Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server 2003, Help Desk Call Center, online and on-premises repair, resolving stubborn IT issues, and creating a company-wide security strategy. Progent can show you how to maximize network reliability and throughput via zero-downtime configuration, resilient network topology, and proactive server monitoring. Progent also provides project management assistance for major migrations and can help with requirements definition, product inventory, bill of materials development, sourcing selection, procurement coordination, and complete documentation. Progent’s IT outsourcing help also includes education for office productivity packages such as Microsoft Office.
Microsoft Small Business Server is an affordable collection of server products that offers the basis for a feature-rich but easy-to-manage IT network. The inter-connectivity requirements of the Microsoft .NET functions included with Microsoft Small Business Server calls for a network expert with hands-on background and extensive experience in designing and implementing effective and comprehensive information technology systems. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have broad backgrounds with the technologies built into SBS 2011 and SBS 2008. This expertise assures you success in installing, administering, and troubleshooting network environments powered by the SBS suite of servers and programs.
Progent can provide cost-effective remote consulting to help companies to integrate Amazon AWS cloud services such as Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual server hosting, Amazon S3, and Glacier. Progent can assist your IT team with every phase of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, readiness evaluation, system design, pilot testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Microsoft Exchange 2013 includes major improvements to the capabilities of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers important innovations as well as a revamped structure. These enhancements affect vital facets of IT like ease of administration, high availability (HA), security, operational costs, collaboration, scalability, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange 2013 consultants can assist your organization to understand the potential advantages of migrating to Microsoft Exchange 2013, create an efficient test and deployment plan, and educate your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange 2013 solution. Progent can also provide affordable online consulting and management services for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.
Ubiquiti's UniFi family of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 Wi-Fi access points, security gateways, and switches. Ubiquiti UniFi appliances installed on multiple sites with any number of access points can be remotely configured and managed with free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and simplifies setup, discovery, administration, optimization, troubleshooting, monitoring, and analytics. Progent can provide the skills of veteran Wi-Fi consultants who can assist you to determine the value of UniFi technology for your business and help you to plan, install, manage, and maintain your UniFi ecosystem.
Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help your business plan the deployment of Juniper SSG integrated firewall/VPN products, configure security policies to match your operational requirements, set up network OS software to streamline management processes, migrate from legacy Juniper products, and troubleshoot infrastructure issues.
Progent can help you to create, implement and debug a backup solution built around MSP360 technology. MSP360 enables file or image backup/restore for virtual machines and physical computers, works with all popular public clouds, and permits businesses to create a data protection ecosystem with a low Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and a granular RPO. With ProSight Data Protection Services 360 Backup, Progent offers end-to-end monitoring and remote management of your backup system to prevent data loss caused by user miscues, computer errors, malicious users, and malware attacks like ransomware.
Progent's Data Center professionals can help you select high availability data centers that match the particular needs of your company. Fault tolerant off-site data centers are particularly appealing to small organizations because of their affordability and convenience compared to taking a do-it-yourself strategy. Trying to build an in-house data center with even a basic degree of fault tolerance is too costly for typical small businesses. Progent can help you get all the advantages of non-stop data centers and 24x7 colo sites by providing a full range of engineering and maintenance services.