Progent can deliver a variety of low-cost remote and on-premises consulting services to help your business to deploy, administer, and debug desktops and handhelds based on Windows, Apple macOS/OS X, Apple iOS, Google Android, or Linux.
Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises expertise for companies of any size to assess the costs/benefits of migrating to Microsoft Skype for Business from any version of Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to design a local, cloud-based or hybrid topology; interface Skype for Business with Microsoft SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint and Office or Office 365; set up high-availability mechanisms; connect Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and integrate other communication platforms like Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified network security consultants can assist you create and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business deployment that meets regulatory standards.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can deliver a range of consulting services to assist organizations of all sizes to deploy, manage, and troubleshoot environments that include workstations, notebooks, tablets, or Windows phones powered by Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project management consultants can help create testing environments to assess Windows 8.1 and plan and manage Windows 8.1 migration plans following proven methodologies.
Progent's CISSP-certified cybersecurity experts can assist businesses of all sizes with any facet of IT security. Progent can help implement efficient security systems that protect a small office from advanced malware attacks or Progent can design, deploy, and manage a comprehensive security strategy for hybrid networks that support onsite, remote, and mobile users sharing IT resources spread across multiple physical sites and public and private clouds.
Progent’s professionals offer expertise in multiple disciplines related to mobile connectivity such as system topology, wireless data synchronization, wireless protection, mobile email, Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and wireless application programming. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can save your business work and expense by applying their wireless background to show you how to choose and configure wireless connectivity solutions that make sense for your business. Progent can also tune your network architecture so that mobile appliances perform better.
Microsoft Dynamics GP allows you to expand and manage your business better by delivering deep access to decision-driving data and a fast ROI. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains offers major productivity benefits such as its ability to extend the presence of your company, handle your accounting, automate financial processes, standardize procedures throughout your business, refine inventory control, increase order accuracy, grow sales and minimize turnaround time, and maximize free cash flow. Progent can help you configure and manage a reliable, secure server and network infrastructure to support Great Plains, and can provide expert Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains consultants to make sure you reap all the benefits of your Dynamics GP/Great Plains software.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified VoIP phone and video IP phone experts can assist you to integrate, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco VoIP phones, desktop video IP phones and wireless IP handsets. Progent can provide expertise for all versions of Cisco's IP phones from legacy Voice over IP products to the newest HD media phones. Progent's IP telephony experts can also help your organization to integrate your VoIP phones and video IP phones with Cisco Unified CM, formerly branded CallManager, or with Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) to build a modern IP-PBX environment for unified messaging and company-wide collaboration. Progent can also help you to install Cisco Unified Communications Manager applications such as Unified CM IM and Presence Jabber, Unity Express for voicemail, Cisco Unified Mobility for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Unified Contact Center Enterprise (UCCE) for building a highly automated customer contact solution. Progent's consultants can deliver support with any facet of Cisco IP Phone integration including designing dial plans, configuring SIP gateways, deploying ISR routers with CUBE internetworking capability, and designing Cisco UCS server clustering and Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony solutions for high availability.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Forefront TMG and ISA Server 2006 experts can help you to design, install, and manage a configuration of TMG 2010 or Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 on your network that provides the firewall protection, speed and manageability that your company requires.
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 includes major enhancements to the functionality of its predecessor Microsoft Exchange 2010 and introduces powerful innovations plus a redesigned architecture. These enhancements affect vital areas like ease of administration, high availability (HA), security, operational costs, collaboration, scalability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's certified Exchange 2013 consulting experts can assist your organization to evaluate the potential business benefits of migrating to Exchange Server 2013, design an efficient test and deployment plan, and train your IT team to manage your Microsoft Exchange 2013 solution. Progent also offers affordable online support and management services for Exchange 2013.
Progent’s Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) consultants offer in-depth experience helping small and mid-size organizations to minimize network downtime by providing cost-effective online consulting support for disaster recovery/business continuity planning, fault-tolerant IT architecture, data backup and restore systems, and transparent system maintenance. Progent’s business continuity consultants can assist your company to plan and test a sensible business continuity strategy that matches your business needs and budget. Progent’s disaster recovery specialists can help you to architect, deploy, and manage resilient technologies such as redundant Internet connectivity, virtualized servers, fail-over clustering, load balancing, transparent off-site backup, and geographically dispersed data centers.
Progent can help companies of any size to move any part of their network infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can simplify IT administration and lower hardware expense. Microsoft Azure offers a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to evaluate the advantages and restrictions of various cloud networking models supported by Azure. Progent can show you how to manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and network infrastructure and make sure you sidestep the typical errors small companies make when moving to a public cloud. Progent can help you to configure VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle user identity with Azure Active Directory, and automate transparent backup services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and to manage Apple iOS devices and Google Android handhelds.
Progent practices knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to clients. By educating clients to handle technical issues that are within their scope, Progent can focus on offering hard-to-find services where Progent faces little competition. Medium-size businesses who utilize trusted freelance service providers or who maintain internal IT personnel benefit when Progent transfers information about critical technology and proven methodologies to make their networks more robust, protected, and productive.
Progent offers affordable remote and onsite consulting to assist businesses to move all or part of their critical IT infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform services. This can save time and hardware expense and enable the use of Google's cutting edge AI and machine learning technology. Progent can help your IT team with every phase of Google Cloud Platform integration including requirements analysis, readiness assessment, system design, testing, configuration, administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security and compliance.
Progent offers consulting expertise for WatchGuard Firewall security appliances such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM lines of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL Core VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard professionals can help you select, configure, and maintain a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that fits your security needs and budget. Progent can help you to manage outdated WatchGuard firewalls or upgrade efficiently to modern WatchGuard firewalls.
Cisco's Meraki MS family of switches are intended for environments ranging from small branches to campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified consultants can provide cost-effective remote expertise to help you to plan and implement a productive network solution based on Meraki MS switches, streamline network administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management tools, configure policies to ensure security, create and validate a disaster recovery strategy, and troubleshoot technical issues associated with any facet of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also assist you to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki Wi-Fi access points to build a unified networking solution.
Exchange 2013 includes significant enhancements to the capabilities of Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful new features plus a redesigned architecture. These enhancements favorably impact key IT areas such as ease of administration, high availability (HA), security, operational costs, collaboration, scalability, performance, cross-version interoperability, and the user experience. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you evaluate the potential business benefits of upgrading to Exchange 2013, create a cost-effective validation and rollout plan, and educate your IT team to maintain your Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 solution. Progent can also provide ongoing online consulting and management services for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.
Application Publishing with Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 provides greater protection of intranet applications while supporting enhanced efficiency by making these resources available to legitimate remote users. Internet Security and Acceleration Server can guard business applications, services, and information throughout all network components with application-layer filtering and comprehensive publishing wizards. Progent's Microsoft-premier ISA Server 2006 experts can help you design, install, configure, and support ISA Server on your system so that your company benefits from a smart and economical combination of security, convenience, and performance.
Progent's Check Point experts can show you how to select and deploy Check Point Software Firewall utilities and hardware based on Check Point Software's security platform to provide an economical and efficient security defense for your corporate network. Progent can also show you how to integrate other Check Point products such as Check Point ZoneAlarm and Check Point Series 80 firewalls with security products from other suppliers and provide a central stop for on-going network support, maintenance, training, and consulting services.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity technology for small to medium sized companies represent a full array of easy-to-administer security hardware and software to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, and VPN solutions. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and CCNP qualifications who can help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco protection technologies that fit best with your corporate objectives.
Widows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V improves server virtualization in key areas such as multitenancy, agile network infrastructure, cloud readiness, scalability and throughput, and fault tolerance. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your business to benefit from Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V to install and manage virtual servers to reduce network costs and improve productivity.
Progent offers one-on-one training designed for individuals who wish to broaden their understanding of the macOS and OS X operating system, Mac hardware, or Mac office productivity software including Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also offers customized group or one-on-one webinar training for Mac application software.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide affordable online and onsite consulting expertise, software development, and technical support support for organizations of all sizes who intend to migrate to SharePoint 2016 or SharePoint Online from prior versions of SharePoint.
Colocation data centers allow companies to share world-class facilities for hosting network equipment that runs critical applications. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco premier consultants can help your small business with all facets of your colocation program including choosing and migrating to a colocation site, creating network topology, specifying hardware, on-site and remote troubleshooting, setting up remote network administration, and education your support personnel.
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Progent's wireless site survey and predictive modeling make it easy to design, implement and debug a Wi-Fi LAN adapted to your environment, offering your business a WLAN that has the coverage, performance, capacity, Quality of Service, data protection, and roaming capability your business requires. Wireless site survey services from Progent include remote predictive analysis for planning a wireless network and on-premises site survey services for confirming, tuning, and troubleshooting a functioning wireless network.
Progent's CISM-certified security consultants can show you how to secure your Mac network through professional services such as performing security audits, clean up after virus and denial of service attacks, configuring firewalls, integrating secure off-site and mobile connectivity, deploying monitoring programs for defense against viruses, spam, and malware, and developing a company-wide security strategy appropriate for the particular goals of your business network.
Progent's CISSP-certified cybersecurity consultants can help organizations of any size with any aspect of IT security. Progent can implement cost-effective security systems that guard a small business from modern malware attacks or Progent can design, configure, and monitor an end-to-end security strategy for hybrid enterprise networks that accommodate onsite, remote, and mobile clients sharing network resources distributed across a mix of physical sites and various clouds.
Progent can provide the part-time or temporary services of a veteran Chief Information Officer who can provide strategic direction to help you pick and support network solutions to meet your present situation and that can serve as a solid basis for your growth. Progent's part-time or temporary CIO consulting services provide financial leverage to companies trying to optimize the impact of their network investment but who are without the budget or unwilling to take on one more high-level manager to their full-time staff. Since Progent is vendor-agnostic, with a sizable team of engineers certified to maintain all major operating systems and connectivity technologies plus a wide range and business applications, Progent is in a unique position to offer objective recommendations along with advanced technical support for building and maintaining IT solutions that fit the special needs of your business.
Progent can provide affordable remote access to an Oracle MySQL RDBMS administrator or software developer and can assist businesses of all sizes to integrate and maintain MySQL within a reliable network environment that provides advanced speed, scalability, and protection. Progent also has experience helping businesses migrate applications from Oracle to MySQL.
Progent offers fast and affordable online access to a certified Oracle database administration expert or an Oracle software developer. Progent can provide advanced database administration services for any version of Oracle's RDBMS platform and can also assist you to plan, create, enhance, or troubleshoot Oracle database applications written with SQL and PL/SQL. Progent also offers support for Streams replication technologies and ASM file/volume manager.
Progent’s Technical Response Center provides national remote support for Windows and Cisco-based small office computer networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Premier service professionals provide telephone support and remote direct network connection to troubleshoot and repair network problems rapidly and economically. The breadth of IT expertise available from Progent's staff of nationwide service engineers makes it possible to escalate even the toughest network issues to appropriate specialists as required.
If your organization does not require immediate remote support but expects to require technical services with your network soon, you can conserve time and money and guarantee that the appropriate IT skill will be available when you require it by getting in touch with a Progent sales specialist and registering as a client. For more information, phone 800-993-9400 or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Progent's CISM-certified security consultants can show you how to safeguard your Mac environment through professional support offerings including running security audits, clean up after virus and denial of service penetrations, configuring firewalls, integrating safe remote and mobile access, installing automated 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 provides small businesses a pair of specially designed network security evaluation packages that include, at a set price, remotely managed scans of your network security profile which are analyzed by certified security engineers who interpret the data collected by the scan, deliver unbiased summaries of your existing security vulnerability, and offer recommendations for improvements. Progent offers two non-overlapping security evaluation packages for external and internal scanning that are priced to fit the budgetary realities of small companies while offering enterprise-quality evaluations of your IT network's exposure to assault.
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2016) offers automatic backup and simplified restore capabilities for Microsoft-based networks. Data Protection Manager 2016 delivers application-aware backup for critical workloads like SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint Server, backs up Windows and Linux VMs, supports VMs running on Windows Hyper-V and VMware, and can use Azure for convenient cloud backup and recovery. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can help organizations of all sizes to design, deploy, manage, and troubleshoot a multi-site backup/restore solution built around System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager. Progent can help you to migrate from an older release of DPM or from a legacy solution, and Progent can optimize your DPM 2016 ecosystem for on local, colocated, cloud or hybrid deployment models. Progent can provide remote or onsite support and can provide occasional expertise to resolve technical bottlenecks or provide end-to-end project management services to make sure you finish your Data Protection Manager 2016 deployment on time and on budget.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is a low-cost collection of essential servers that offers the foundation for a powerful but easy-to-manage IT network. The integration demands of the Microsoft .NET functions bundled with Microsoft Small Business Server 2011 requires an IT consultant with hands-on expertise and extensive knowledge in designing and implementing effective and comprehensive business technology solutions. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts have extensive backgrounds with the technologies incorporated in Microsoft SBS 2011 and SBS 2008. This experience ensures you success in installing, administering, and troubleshooting network solutions based on the Microsoft SBS line of servers and programs.
SSL VPN makes it possible to establish a secure Internet connection between an enterprise network and virtually any remote computer without the need for pre-installed client software. Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help you design, manage, and troubleshoot SSL VPN solutions based on Juniper's AS Series of remote access appliances.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have more than a decade of experience planning, implementing, enhancing and repairing SCOM solutions and offer organizations of any size advanced remote or onsite consulting services for System Center 2012 Operations Manager. Progent can help you to plan a topology for System Center 2012 Operations Manager servers that provides the performance and resilience needed to watch over your IT resources effectively, whether your datacenters are on-premises, cloud-based, or a hybrid environment. Progent's SCOM consultants can also help you to install and set up Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs based on best practices for tracking network infrastructure and Microsoft and 3rd-party apps and services. Also, Progent can provide fast online or on-premises technical support to assist you to fix critical problems detected by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
Progent's Data Center consultants can show you how to find high availability data centers that match the particular requirements of your company. High availability co-location sites are especially appealing to small organizations because of their affordability and convenience compared to taking a do-it-yourself strategy. Trying to design an in-house data center that offers even a basic degree of fault tolerance is financially prohibitive for typical small organizations. Progent is ready to show you how to reap all the advantages of high availability data centers and fault tolerant colo sites by providing a complete array of consulting and support services.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 is based on the powerful security capabilities of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and provides a easily administered web gateway that delivers a one-server solution for an array of security features including an application and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, IPS, application proxy, VPN control, plus HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 provides advanced web security logging and reporting features, allows customized reporting generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be operated as a virtual server to lower expenses and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your company to plan and execute test and production implementations; integrate Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway with Windows 2008, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway to run on a virtual machine with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and deliver continuing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also assist you to migrate smoothly to Forefront Threat Management Gateway from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified networking experts offer advanced support services for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) (previously CallManager). Progent can help your organization to integrate VoIP phones, create dial plans, set up SIP trunking and PSTN support, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and deploy UCS server high availability systems.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you plan, document, implement, administer, and troubleshoot a system-wide migration to 64-bit server and client operating systems and business applications. Progent can help you pilot your 64-bit infrastructure to verify that it handles all of the key 32-bit programs that you want to retain plus the new 64-bit versions of applications you plan to run.
Progent delivers the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified IT support experts to offer customers economical ways to help businesses maximize the value of Microsoft and Cisco products. For networks that range from remote offices to nationwide enterprises, Progent's network consultants can assist you to enhance your information system's e-mail infrastructure, security, reliability, performance, and IT administration.
Remote continuous network monitoring, proactive alarms, and actionable analytical reporting are crucial to maintaining the proper operation of your network and avoiding unnecessary and expensive downtime. Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) technology has progressed so far that companies of any size can afford a degree of protection that was previously limited to large enterprises. Progent can provide several Remote Monitoring and Management solutions available as economical services created to help your company to detect and resolve a an array of network problems before they get big enough to hurt your business.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows Server 2003 consultants offer computer support and IT consulting for the complete line of Microsoft .NET Servers, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, and Microsoft Windows 2000 Server. Progent's Microsoft Windows 2003 upgrade, configuration, update, and maintenance services include system planning, deployment, project management, on-site and remote network support and repair, Help Desk services, CISM-certified security consulting, comprehensive outsourcing, and expert co-sourcing.
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services offer economical multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your company's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack like ransomware.
Progent's expert consultants can show you how to define and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade plan that minimizes network downtime, simplifies ongoing support demands, and makes your Exchange 2007 Server easy to administer. For complex multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent has the experience to finish your move rapidly and affordably. Progent's Exchange 2007 support, repair, and consulting services include assistance with the integration of outside vendor add-ons to Exchange 2007 Server that are best aligned to your business needs.
Progent's certified wireless experts can assist businesses of any size to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot Cisco Aironet wireless AP environments to provide the throughput, coverage, capacity, scale, security and ease of management required for transparent connectivity between Wi-Fi and wired networks. Progent offers affordable online and onsite support for both legacy and new-generation 802.11ac Aironet access points and Progent can assist your business design and manage wireless solutions that include indoor and outdoor Aironet Wi-Fi APs.
Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 builds on the powerful security technologies of Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and provides a easily administered web gateway that delivers a single-server solution for a variety of security features such as an application layer and network layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, intrusion protection, reputation services, VPN management, and HTTP/HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 provides comprehensive web security reporting capabilities, permits customized reporting generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to lower costs and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can help your company to design and execute test and production implementations; integrate Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, SQL Server, Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing support and repair services. Progent's consultants can also assist you to upgrade economically to Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 from any version of ISA Server.
Progent can provide cost-effective remote support to help businesses to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services such as Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon S3, and Amazon Glacier. Progent can help you with every phase of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, readiness assessment, system design and review, testing, configuration, centralized administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security.
If your business operates a UNIX, Linux, or Sun Solaris environment or a multi-OS network, Progent's CISM, CISSP and ISSAP-certified consultants can help your entire organization in a wide range of security areas such as security administration practices, security design and strategies, connection management products and techniques, software development security, business processes security, physical security, communications, infrastructure and web security, and disaster recovery preparedness. CISM, CISSP and ISSAP define the basic competencies and international standards of knowledge that network security managers are required to possess. These accreditations give executive management the assurance that consultants who have achieved their CISA or CISM certification have the background and theory to offer world-class security support and engineering help.
Progent's Check Point firewall consultants can help you plan, configure, and administer firewall environments built around Check Point Software Next Generation firewalls and Check Point's subscription-based security services. Progent's consultants can also assist you support legacy Check Point firewalls or upgrade efficiently to Check Point's next-generation firewalls.