Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified network infrastructure experts can assist your organization to manage legacy PIX 500 or ASA 5500 firewalls or transition to Cisco ASA 5500-X security appliances. Progent can also assist you to set up, administer, upgrade and debug Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to assess the advantages of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, create pilot environments and rollout plans, optimize your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, educate your IT support team, develop an enterprise-wide security strategy, automate IT management, help with application development, and generate and validate a DR/BC plan.
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new attacks.
Progent provides a selection of network service bundles for small companies. These IT outsourcing and network monitoring services are built around the anticipatory problem handling capabilities of System Center Operations Manager 2007, a next-generation server and system management product that monitors the availability, performance, and safety of your information system and isolates incipient troubles before they can disrupt your network. With Progent's affordably priced IT support programs, small organizations can select a basic co-sourcing package based on Microsoft System Center Operations Manager with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online service or a comprehensive 24x7 outsourcing package.
Progent's certified information technology experts can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting services to assist businesses of any size to plan and implement a smooth upgrade to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 based on an on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid architecture. Progent can help your company to assess the value of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any aspect of planning, deploying, managing or troubleshooting your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 ecosystem. Progent can assist you to benefit from the many new disaster recovery and security capabilities of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 like Windows Containers for isolating applications, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, Virtual Machine software load, Storage Replica for zero-data-loss disaster recovery, plus multi-domain failover clusters.
Progent can provide the support of a senior consultant with years of experience configuring, managing, and upgrading immersive telepresence systems from top-tier vendors such as Cisco, TANDBERG, Polycom, and LifeSize. Progent can work with your in-house IT support team, your Internet Service Provider, and your video conferencing technology vendor to assist your company maximize the business value of your video conferencing ecosystem.
Progent's Symantec consultants can help you support discontinued Symantec firewall and Symantec VPN products such as the Symantec Raptor and VelociRaptor line or help you migrate to newer firewall/VPN solutions. Progent can also help you design and implement a comprehensive security strategy that can include firewall and VPN devices and software, managed security and network protection services, system monitoring products, and formal policies and enforcement procedures. Progent has the expertise to be your one-stop source for on-going technical help, administration, education, and security expertise.
VMware's NSX virtual network technology allows you to build entire networks in software. NSX allows virtual networks to be provisioned instantly and administered with a high degree of automation regardless of the physical components making up the basic IP network. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) allows automated recovery, application mobility, plus non-disruptive site migration, failback and site re-protect. SRM also enables transparent testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and fixes and can generate reports to confirm complete service restoration, validate SLAs and prove disaster recovery compliance. When used with VMware's NSX virtual network technology, VMware SRM can quickly restore the entire virtualized network topology at the recovery datacenter. Progent can provide the support of a VCDX certified VMware NSX consulting expert and VMware SRM integration specialist to assist you to plan, deploy, test and manage a disaster recovery solution based on VMware SRM and VMware NSX.
Progent has been delivering SharePoint consulting services since the initial SharePoint product was published more than a a dozen years, and Progent has the breadth and depth of technical know-how to help businesses of any size to design and carry out a SharePoint Server 2013 installation and develop SharePoint Server 2013 apps that add substantial business benefit to your IT investment. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to assess the business advantages of upgrading to SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint Online from earlier releases of SharePoint or from another collaboration solution; decide if an on-premises, online or hybrid deployment is best suited for your company; and pick the right edition of SharePoint 2013 for your applications. Progent can provide full project management services or can help in specific tasks related to your SharePoint 2013 migration.
Progent can assist companies of all sizes to move any part of their network infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can streamline network management and reduce hardware expense. Microsoft Azure offers a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to evaluate the benefits and limitations of various cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to manage cloud-based or hybrid cloud and on-premises applications and resources and ensure you avoid the common mistakes small organizations make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can show you how to configure cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize VHD storage with Azure Storage, manage user identity with Azure Active Directory, and build transparent backup services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare perimeter firewalls and IPsec VPN tunnels and also to manage Apple iOS devices and Android smartphones and tablets.
Progent's Cisco-certified Wi-Fi integration consultants can assist organizations to configure, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco Wi-Fi products including Aironet and Meraki 802.11ac wireless access points plus Cisco's Wireless Network Controllers.
System Center 2016 provides important enhancements in the management of hybrid cloud networks through comprehensive support for Windows Server 2016, Windows 10 clients; unified management of heterogeneous environments that incorporate Linux, Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere; and better cloud support including tighter integration with Intune for iPhone and Google Android smartphone management plus native integration with Operations Management Suite for cloud-enhanced analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting staff can provide advanced remote and on-premises support for all elements of System Center 2016 including Operations Manager (SCOM), Configuration Manager (SCCM), Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), Data Protection Manager (SCDPM), Orchestrator, and Service Manager (SCSM). Progent can help you to design and configure a new deployment of Microsoft System Center 2016, extend or optimize your current one, upgrade efficiently from a prior version of System Center, or troubleshoot your System Center environment.
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can assist you to evaluate the business advantages of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can help you to plan and implement a cost-effective migration of your databases and applications to any deployment model including on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide remote or on-premises support services ranging from as-needed architecture assessment or troubleshooting to comprehensive project management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is successfully completed on time and within budget.
Progent's compensation structure is built on contribution, so just like working as an independent contractor, your earnings are entirely driven by your work effort. Some of our consultants focus on lifestyle issues and elect to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow individual enthusiasms like mountain biking, motorcycle racing, snow boarding, surfing, vacations, or spending free time with relatives and friends. Other consultants take advantage of the opportunity to earn big dollars through hard work and long days. Progent fully supports both sides of the spectrum and any point in the middle.
Progent's Microsoft consultants can provide advanced expertise in deploying, using and debugging any edition of Project, Project Server, and Microsoft Project Online and can provide a wide range of cost-effective remote support services following proven best practices to assist businesses of all sizes to receive all the advantages of this leading platform. Consulting support offered by Progent include solution design, software configuration and upgrades, setting up safe collaboration among local and offsite users, network infrastructure optimization, and specialized online training.
Progent's expert support team can show you how to design and deploy an efficient in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 upgrade strategy that avoids productivity downtime, reduces ongoing support demands, and makes your Exchange Server 2003 easy to manage. For complicated multiple server or multi-location migrations, Progent offers the experience to complete your move quickly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 help, troubleshooting, and consulting offerings include assistance with the integration of outside vendor add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server that are best aligned to your business goals.
Progent's SonicWall firewall consultants can help you configure, manage, and update SonicWall firewall/VPN appliances including the current SonicWall TZ and NSa families of appliances and the older SonicWall PRO 1260 Secure Switch products. Progent's CISM and GIAC-certified network security experts can show you how to incorporate SonicWall firewalls into an end-to-end network protection solution and build security into your business practices.
Hyper-V 2016 incorporates core technologies initially designed for and proven on Azure, among the world's biggest public clouds. This significantly enhances the suitability of the Windows Server platform to run private cloud as well as hybrid cloud/on-premises environments by enhancing security, availability, scale, manageability, dependability and recoverability. Progentís Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist you to evaluate the benefits of Hyper-V 2016 for your organization, configure test environments to confirm the ability of Hyper-V 2016 to run your vital applications, design an efficient network architecture for a cloud-based or hybrid deployment, create and execute a non-disruptive migration strategy, educate your IT administration and technical support staff, and deliver as-needed consulting and troubleshooting services to ensure that your Hyper-V 2016 solution gives you the highest possible business value.
Progent can help you in any and all facets of your migration to Exchange Server 2016 such as designing HA infrastructure for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; licensing compliance for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V strategy; determining mass storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and log files; setting up hardware load balancing (HLB) for high-availability CAS services; designing, building and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Dynamics GP/Great Plains can help you expand and manage your company more efficiently by delivering easy availability of decision-driving data and a fast return on investment. Microsoft Dynamics GP offers important productivity benefits including its ability to expand the reach of your organization, manage your financials, automate financial processes, unify procedures throughout your business, refine inventory control, enhance order accuracy, expand revenue and shorten turnaround time, and maximize free cash flow. Progent can help you configure and manage a reliable, safe server and network infrastructure to support Great Plains, and can provide experienced Dynamics GP support professionals to help you derive all the advantages of your Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains business management system.
Dynamics GP accounting offers analysis and reporting capabilities that allow you to monitor all operations, sales and spending, and sales trends with integrated drill-down, query, and reporting capabilities. Progent's Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting support services can enable you to create reports that let you understand your business more thoroughly, converting uncooked data into useful business information. Progent can improve your reporting and analytics by providing Crystal Reports expertise, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel programming. In addition to offering reporting consulting, Progent can supply Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server help, and programming experience with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to offer custom business application development and eCommerce solutions that work transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP.
For smaller businesses, network security and compliance is excessively complex to stay ahead of but too dangerous to ignore. The largest biggest enterprises have been hacked, and the top cloud services have on occasion been knocked out. It seems like there's nowhere to run. Progent has made it affordable for smaller companies to carry out vital security projects effectively by offering the advantage of billable time to the closest minute without any minimum charge for remote help. This means you have access to a world-class information expert to provide precisely the help you need when you require it. Progentís CISA, CISM, GIAC, CISSP and ISSAP premier security experts can assist your business with any level of system security including vulnerability assessments, virus screening and recovery, spam and email content filtering, email data leak protection, compliance reporting, and creating a complete security strategy.
Cisco's security and offsite connectivity solutions for small to medium sized companies represent a complete range of manageable security hardware and software to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes routers, firewalls, and VPN solutions. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your company to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco protection technologies that align most closely with your business goals.
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 offers the services of an accredited consultant with an extensive background deploying products from the major video conferencing/telepresence providers such as Cisco, Polycom, LifeSize and Radvision and can help you to plan, install, upgrade, or maintain a telepresence solution that protects your current investment and maximizes the strategic value of your information network. Progent can also provide the expertise of network infrastructure engineers able to assist companies of all sizes to build and troubleshoot a network that delivers the performance, reliability, security, and expandability you need to support your video conferencing/telepresence solution.
Progent's disaster recovery planning and business continuity consultants can show you how to design a disaster recovery plan in case of an IT system disaster. Progent can show you how to define a comprehensive disaster recovery strategy that includes scheduled disaster recovery evaluations and testing. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-authorized engineers can also help you build an affordable, non-stop system architecture that addresses availability issues covering a wide range of infrastructure technologies and processes.
Progent can help small companies to move all or part of their network infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can simplify network management and reduce hardware investments. Microsoft Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the benefits and limitations of various cloud computing models you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to manage cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises applications and network infrastructure and make sure you sidestep the typical mistakes small companies make when migrating to a public cloud. Progent can show you how to set up VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, manage authentication with Azure Active Directory, and build backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also assist you to prepare firewalls and VPN tunnels and to integrate iPhones and iPads and Google Android handhelds.
Progent's Cisco CCIE Wi-Fi network experts offer online or onsite integration and troubleshooting support to help you to design, configure, upgrade, optimize, administer and debug Aironet wireless access point environments of any scale or topology. Progent's Cisco wireless controller experts can also assist you to integrate your Wi-Fi environment with your wired network and cloud-based resources to create an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is easy to manage and expand. Progent also can provide affordable Wi-Fi site surveys to help you to decide the most appropriate selection, location and configuration of Aironet Wi-Fi APs to accommodate your specific office design, construction, and anticipated workloads.
Stealth penetration testing is an important component of any overall network security plan. Progentís security professionals can run extensive intrusion tests without the knowledge of your organization's internal IT staff. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether existing security defense tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log monitoring are correctly configured and actively monitored.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is an integrated library of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to streamline their operations by automating key sales functions including listings, orders, payments, fulfillment, and finances. By leveraging Amazon's extensive online ecosystem and automating their sales processes, vendors can broaden their reach, lower their operating costs, improve response time to customers, and add to their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service consultants can work with your development team and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and training to help you shorten development time and costs and speed up your return on investment.
The cluster feature set incorporated into the Datacenter and Enterprise versions of MS Windows Server 2008 has been radically re-engineered to streamline the installation, configuration, and management of clusters that provide greater levels of system dependability, protection, efficiency, and flexibility. New or improved capabilities include automated cluster Validation, easier setup and installation, improved cluster administration, redesigned cluster architecture for increased availability, hardened security and quorum structure, minimization of failure points, more storage and RAM capacity, and improvements for multi-site clusters. Progent's consultants can help your company evaluate the advantages of Windows clustering, design and implement an installation, train your network support staff to manage your failover clusters, provide continuing consulting and support services, and create and test a disaster recovery procedure.
Progent's business climate will allow you to become a better consultant by enhancing your information technology skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers this promise by attracting the best consulting talent for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running specialized application utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by streamlining proven operational models for attracting and retaining clients.
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or mirrored to both. Progent's disaster recovery consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, FINRA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical data.
SQL Server 2008 delivers powerful, standardized tools to IT experts and network users, lessening the difficulty of creating, deploying, administering, and using company data and analytical programs in environments ranging from handheld devices to enterprise information networks. The sophistication and interconnectivity demands of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 require a network consulting firm with real-world expertise and wide knowledge in designing and building data-driven, end-to-end business technology applications. The knowledge and experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified technical team, with an average of more than 10 years of professional work supporting Microsoft technology, assures you success in designing, configuring and managing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 applications that are seamlessly integrated with the Microsoft .NET platform.
Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 features a new design that enhances cloud integration, works with popular handheld devices, allows single login with Azure Active Directory, and tightens security and compliance. Dynamics 2015 R2 also streamlines management reporting, includes nine new Workflows, extends the Web Client, and delivers over 100 enhancements to its library of applications. Progent's team of Microsoft-certified and Cisco-certified consultants have the depth and breadth of technical skills and experience to resolve the critical technical and business challenges involved with deploying and managing Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2 and can help your organization to perform a smooth migration that will maximize the business value of your investment in this powerful platform.
Progent's support specialists in Mac and Windows technology can help you integrate Mac and Windows systems into seamless networks with full sharing and workgroup functionality. Allowing efficient cooperation among a variety of servers and desktops powered by Apple Mac OS and Microsoft Windows requires broad knowledge of and experience with Apple Macintosh and Microsoft products. Progent's background in Windows and Macintosh consulting makes it possible to provide expert support to companies that depend on these platforms to keep their competitive edge. Progent can also help your business to integrate Apple's iPhones and iPads with your Windows network.
Progentís data center support services are intended for companies with hardware located at Internet Data Centers or data center collocation hosting sites and in need of timely on-site assistance at the co-location facility as well as off-site support from Microsoft and Cisco Premier experts. Progent offers a complete range of data center and data center and colo consulting services including system topology analysis, Windows and UNIX server integration and maintenance, troubleshooting for server and communications networking, development and deployment of zero-downtime configurations, defining and deploying layered security structures, firewall configuration and support, configuring load balancing solutions, and planning high-availability server and storage cluster systems.
Progent is one of the most qualified network support firms for integrating email solutions based on Exchange 2000 Server. Progent specializes in helping small and mid-size businesses get the full benefits of Exchange 2000 under typical scenarios including updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail system, and jobbing out your Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server support.
Progentís Wireless Site Survey helps you to design and implement an 802.11a/b/g/n or 802.11ac (Wi-Fi) wireless LAN customized for your environment, offering your business a WLAN that has the coverage, speed, capacity, Quality of Service, security, and roaming ability your company needs. Progent's Wireless Site Survey services are offered either as an affordable online service or as a more detailed on-premises service.
Progent's ProSight portfolio of managed IT services are intended to offer businesses who have small in-house network support staffs with low-cost access to enterprise-class management platforms and technical expertise. Advantages of Progent's ProSight catalog of managed IT services include flat-rate IT management expenses, smart automation of common administrative tasks, ongoing adoption of the latest information technology, smooth transition from legacy systems to up-to-date solutions, close fit between information technology with business objectives, access to veteran IT experts, and freeing up management to concentrate on business issues instead of ever-changing computer technology.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a quick and affordable alternative for small and mid-size businesses to obtain an objective assessment of the health of their network. Based on some of the leading remote monitoring and management tools available, and supervised by Progent's world-class team of IT experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how well the deployment of your core infrastructure devices conform to best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and provide instant ROI such as a cleaner and safer AD environment. Both options also offer the long-term benefits of state-of-the-art remote network monitoring and management (RMM) technology. These advantages can include lower-cost network management, better compliance with information security regulations, higher utilization of network resources, quicker problem resolution, more dependable backup and recovery, and higher availability.
Amazon Marketplace Web Service is an integrated collection of APIs that allows Amazon sellers to improve the efficiency of their operations by automating crucial sales functions such as listings, orders, payments, inbound and outbound fulfillment, and finances. By tapping into Amazon's vast online selling environment and automating their sales processes, merchants can broaden their market, lower their cost of sales, accelerate response time to customers, and increase their bottom line. Progent's Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) consultants can work with your development staff and provide programming, workflow integration, project management support, and mentoring to help you shorten development time and costs and expedite your ROI.
Server proliferation wreaks havoc on network budgets and management resources. Server consolidation via a virtual infrastructure promises lower total cost of ownership of hardware and faster ROI, more efficient use of physical computers, streamlined operations, increased network availability, and easier manageability. Common uses for virtual machines are resource consolidation, low-cost platforms for line-of-business legacy software based on obsolete operating systems, and affordable quarantine of software development or pilot testing environments from on-line systems.
Microsoft Communications Server delivers IM and presence in an extensible, world-class solution featuring advanced protection, transparent 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 improved business efficiencies, enhanced individual productivity, and stronger intellectual property protection with this simple-to-manage, fault-tolerant solution. Effective implementations of Microsoft Office Communications Server require extensive planning and consideration prior to roll out. Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can deliver the expertise necessary to deliver all the advantages of Office Communications Server across your entire organization.