Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to assess the value of Lync Server 2010 for your environment and can help you to plan and execute an installation of Lync Server that centralizes the management of Instant Messaging and Presence and increases the productivity of your office staff, telecommuters, and mobile workforce. Progent's consultant's can also help your company to perform a smooth upgrade to Microsoft Lync Server from Microsoft Office Communications Server or from Live Communications Server, interface Lync Server 2010 with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint Server, and Microsoft SQL Server, show you how to use Microsoft Lync Server to improve the collaborative functions of MS Office programs, and offer online seminars and ongoing technical support for Microsoft Lync Server and other Microsoft platforms.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi network consultants can provide remote or onsite configuration and debugging support to assist your organization to design, implement, upgrade, optimize, administer and debug Aironet wireless AP deployments of any scale or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller experts can also assist you to integrate your wireless ecosystem with your wired network and cloud-based resources to build an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is simple to manage and scale. Progent also offers affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to assist you to decide the most appropriate selection, location and configuration of Aironet wireless APs to work with your specific office layout, construction, and expected workloads.
Progent offers a variety of opportunities for individuals or groups to profit by acting as referrers, selling assistants, or resellers of Progent's IT support and advanced consulting. Alternatives are operating as a sales representative for Progent-branded consulting or taking advantage of Progent's consulting experts but retaining your own brand as a transparent arm of your network services company.
Progent can provide expert help for each step of your Exchange Server 2010 upgrade including end-to-end project management, site prep, project planning, cost estimates of all new software licenses and hardware required, recommended vendor sourcing, pilot testing at customer site or at Progent's test facility, managing temporary coexistence of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, deployment of the production system, decommissioning the previous servers, and webinar training for client's IT group and end users.
Progent offers clients the services of consultants who have earned some of the computer industry's most prestigious credentials. Progent believes that clients deserve to know that their IT service consultants have formal testing as well as broad practical field experience so that Progent's clients can engage Progent's service with trust. In many cases, vendor certifications like the Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIE) brings privileges for substantially better vendor assistance than is available to uncertified service providers, allowing Progent to offer clients a better class of computer support. In other cases, recognized credentials such as CISM or CISSP for network security can aid corporate clients to show compliance with regulatory requirements by engaging the assistance of recognized IT professionals.
Our Experts Group provides consulting in important areas that include Apple OS integration and applications; Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems; Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise; Line-of-business and specialized program support; Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services; Special applications development and integration; Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and deployment; DBM management and performance help; Business intelligence consulting; and Telecom systems consulting.
The new ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services offer significantly more performance than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for new installations. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can assist you to maintain your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or migrate to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also help your organization to design, deploy, tune, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progentís Cisco-Premier network consultants provide experienced PIX Firewall consulting services encompassing architecture, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers robust user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack security, and secure access services. Ranging from compact, easy-to-install desktop appliances for small offices and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls provide a healthy level of security, performance and availability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a hardened, specially designed operating system, PIX OS, avoiding potential OS-specific security holes. The Cisco PIX Firewall has been awarded ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls provide an array of integrated protection and connectivity services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, Voice over IP and multimedia security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN networking, intelligent access services, and flexible management solutions. Progentís Cisco experts can show you how to select and deploy any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls including the Cisco PIX 501 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506E, PIX 515 Firewalls, the PIX 515E Firewall, the Cisco PIX 520 Firewall, Cisco PIX 525 Firewalls and the Cisco PIX 535.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces significant improvements in performance, capacity, security, availability, mobile computing support, and integrated business intelligence. New features include PolyBase for processing relational and non-relational files simultaneously for data warehousing, R language integration, Row-level Security, Mobile Report Publisher, and seamless control over on-premises and cloud-resident operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide online and on-premises expertise to assist businesses of any size to implement, manage or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft products including Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you analyze the possible benefits of Hyper-V-powered virtualization for your business, perform pilot implementations to validate Hyper-V's operation with your production software, assess your network and server infrastructure for optimal operation with virtualization technology, assist you in migrating to Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and configuring Hyper-V, educate your network management personnel to monitor and administer Hyper-V, provide world-class consulting help for improving the security of your virtual servers, design and validate disaster recovery processes that optimize system availability, and deliver ongoing consulting and technical support including low-cost remote repair and comprehensive Help Desk outsourcing.
Progent's Cisco-certified SIP infrastructure experts can help your business to design, integrate, manage, troubleshoot and upgrade Cisco's SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) connectivity solutions and Cisco's CUBE-connected IP PSTN trunks and can provide cost-effective remote or on-premises support to assist companies to migrate smoothly to an advanced unified communications ecosystem that delivers accelerated ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft collaboration consultants can assist you to configure connections between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's VoIP and IP video platforms like Skype for Business Server and Lync Server for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.
Infor CloudSuite Industrial, formerly known as SyteLine, is an ERP solution that incorporates over a quarter century of experience helping manufacturing, distribution and service organizations to manage supply chains and improve the efficiency of key business processes in order to get products to market fast and meet customer schedules consistently. Progent can provide the expertise of an ERP specialist with more than 20 years of background with the SyteLine/CloudSuite Industrial product family. Progent can provide remote or on-premises consulting that spans from occasional advice to solution design and project management outsourcing or co-sourcing. Sample services available from Progent for CloudSuite Industrial/SyteLine include implementation, migration, business analysis, application development, Configure/Price/ Quote, web site integration, troubleshooting, ETL, Excel and SQL integration, disaster recovery planning, and DBA services.
Progent provides network services for mid-size companies with 100 to 250 network users. The medium size company or office has traditionally been an overlooked segment of the market for IT consulting expertise. The overhead and service access models of large third-party service organizations make them too expensive for the ordinary small company or small medium business (SMB), which usually has a minimal IT budget with which to maintain an information network whose advanced technology and sophistication are often similar to the information systems of much bigger companies. Progent's service delivery model, which takes full advantage of online support, virtual office technology and 24x7 network monitoring, dramatically reduces the IT maintenance expenses of a small-medium business while offering the small organization with big-company support from certified, IT experts with background in a wide array of small business network solutions. If your medium size company or small business is looking for levels of network help needed for a medium size office without budgeting enterprise prices, call Progent.
Years of background delivering Microsoft expertise and Cisco technology consulting has enabled Progent to build an unmatched capability for supporting branch offices that require network service with the flexibility associated with with small firms but which offers effective communications, thorough documentation, and adherence to enterprise IT protocols. If your enterprise maintains a branch office located anywhere in or any area covered by Progent's engineers, Progent can provide a wide array of on-premises and remote network consulting services and system design assistance.
Colocation data centers allow companies to share world-class data centers for hosting computer equipment that supports vital applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified IT experts can help your small business with all facets of your colocation strategy including selecting and moving to a colocation facility, creating system architecture, defining required equipment, on-premises and on-line maintenance, setting up offsite system administration, and education your support staff.
Dynamics GP/Great Plains software includes analytics and reporting features that allow you to track all operations, revenues and spending, and sales patterns with integrated drill-down, inquiry, and reporting functions. Progent's Dynamics GP reporting support expertise can enable you to create reports that let you understand your business more completely, converting uncooked data into useful business information. Progent can improve your reporting and business analysis by offering Crystal Reports expertise, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to offering reporting consulting, Progent can supply Microsoft .NET support, Microsoft SQL Server expertise, and application experience with VBasic, XML and other development environments in order to offer custom line-of-business application development and web commerce applications that integrate transparently with Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco authorized experts provide several ways to help mid-size and large businesses develop a cost-effective and productive internal Network Support Help Desk Call Center. Progent's consulting services include Return on Investment evaluation, process analysis and enhancement, management reporting, training of internal staff, and documentation of procedures. Progent's Software Evaluation and Deployment Services help organizations sift through the various high-quality Help Desk application programs available and decide which products might be too costly, miss key capabilities, or align badly with your company's corporate culture. Progent also offers short-term staffing for organizations who need to reinforce their in-house Help Desk staff for occasional projects or to substitute for vacationing or incapacitated personnel.
Progent can assist your organization in any facet of your migration to Exchange 2019 including deploying Windows Server 2019 as a host for Exchange; designing high availability (HA) architecture for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; moving mailboxes; planning and configuring Windows Hyper-V; setting up HLB; setting up DAG groups with MCDB caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook.
System Center 2016 provides major enhancements in the management of hybrid cloud environments through comprehensive integration with Windows Server 2016, Windows 10 clients; seamless integration of multi-OS networks that incorporate various Linux distributions, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware; and expanded cloud support such as tighter integration with Microsoft Intune for Apple iPhone and Android smartphone management plus native integration with Operations Management Suite (OSM) for cloud-enhanced analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting staff offers world-class online and onsite expertise for all elements of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager (SCOM), Configuration Manager (SCCM), Virtual Machine Manager, Data Protection Manager (SCDPM), Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help you to design and configure a new implementation of System Center 2016, extend or optimize your current one, migrate smoothly from a previous release of System Center, or debug your System Center solution.
Progent can assist small businesses to migrate all or part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can streamline network management and lower hardware expense. Azure includes a comprehensive library of cloud services and Progent can assist you to evaluate the benefits and restrictions of different cloud networking architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises applications and resources and ensure that you avoid the typical errors small companies make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can assist you to set up VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and VPN tunnels and also to manage iPhones and iPads and Google Android smartphones and tablets.