Exchange Planning and Integration ConsultantsProgent's Microsoft-certified support professionals have more than 12 years of experience helping companies of all sizes to plan, deploy, and maintain email solutions based on Exchange Server. For companies in Skokie and throughout Illinois, Progent provides a range of cost-effective Microsoft Exchange Server design and maintenance services to make sure that your Microsoft Exchange system features:

  • Information security
  • Inbound and outbound malware blocking and content management
  • High availability
  • Convenient access for remote and mobile workers
  • Time-saving administration tools
  • Multi-media inboxes with voicemail, Instant Messaging, Presence, and conferencing capability
  • Non-intrusive and fast backup and recovery
  • Tight integration of both local and cloud networks
Progent offers businesses an online support hot line staffed by Microsoft MCSE authorized Exchange professionals to fix Exchange Server problems quickly. Progent's onsite network support specialists can be dispatched within one day to offices in Skokie and to most major metropolitan areas in Illinois. Progent's Cisco CCIE network consultants have the skill to provide assistance with challenging connectivity issues that affect Exchange performance, and Progent's CISM and GIAC certified security engineers can assist your company to safeguard against or clean up after security breakdowns.

Progent's Microsoft Exchange design and troubleshooting experts can help your organization to prepare for and implement non-disruptive migrations from older email environments to the latest Exchange platform. Progent's 64-bit upgrade experts can assist your company to evaluate the strategic advantages and costs of moving to a 64-bit edition of Exchange Server and can help you to design and implement an efficient migration plan to a 64-bit release of Exchange Server. Progent's Power BI integration experts can show you how to utilize data from Exchange files to create modern visualizations to populate interactive Power BI analytical reports and dashboards. Progent can also assist your company to expand your Microsoft Exchange-powered email environment with the latest smartphones by offering BYOD integration support services that include iPhone and iPad integration and Android smartphone integration.

Office 365 Integration with On-premises ExchangeMicrosoft has made a strong effort to enable transparent hybrid ecosystems that integrate Office 365 and local Exchange deployments. This permits you to have certain Exchange mailboxes hosted on your physical datacenter or private cloud and other mailboxes hosted by Office 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified Exchange consulting team can assist your organization with any facet of planning, integrating and debugging your hybrid Office 365 network. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed support to help you resolve stubborn technical bottlenecks and also offer comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is carried out on time and on budget. For details about Progent's consulting expertise for integrating Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems, visit Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange.

Also, Progent can provide 24x7 server monitoring to ensure your organization's Exchange system is always up and running, and Help Desk Call Center Services for rapidly handling email issues encountered by individual users.

Chicago Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Chicago Metro Area.

Chicago Onsite IT Consulting
Progent locations in the Chicago Metro Area

City Street Address Contact Information
Chicago 500 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Sales Phone: 312-800-0223

Link: Chicago Network Support Services
Downers Grove 650 Warrenville Rd
Lisle, Illinois 60532
Sales Phone: 331-251-1422

Link: Downers Grove Network Support Services
Schaumburg 1900 E Golf Rd
Suite 950
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
Sales Phone: 847-944-8599

Link: Schaumburg Network Support Services
Skokie 1363 Shermer Road
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
Sales Phone: 224-534-2088

Link: Skokie Network Support Services

MS Exchange 2019 Server Planning and Configuration Services
Progent can help your organization in any facet of your upgrade to Exchange 2019 including deploying Windows Server 2019 Core for hosting Exchange; planning high availability (HA) architecture for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; moving mailboxes; designing and implementing Hyper-V; configuring HLB; setting up Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB caching; integrating with Skype for Business 2019 for voicemail services; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; updating firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook clients. For more information, see Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2019 deployment services.

MS Exchange 2016 Planning and Support
Microsoft Exchange 2016 Server's new design permits easier implementation and expansion, higher utilization of hardware resources, and lower management expense. Exchange 2016 Server offers tighter connectivity with Office 365, support for Microsoft Windows Server 2016, faster I/O performance, enhanced DLP, and more rapid recoverability, more extensive support for Apple iOS and Android mobile devices, comprehensive browser-based management, and a more complete Outlook web client. Read more concerning Progent's Exchange 2016 Server support.

Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server Integration
Exchange 2013 incorporates significant improvements to the capabilities of its predecessor Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 and delivers powerful innovations plus a redesigned structure. These enhancements affect key IT areas including manageability, availability, security, operational costs, teamwork, expandability, throughput, cross-version interoperability, and productivity. Progent's certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you understand the potential business benefits of migrating to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, design an efficient validation and deployment plan, and educate your IT team to maintain your Exchange 2013 environment. Progent can also provide affordable online consulting and support and management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013. Read more about Progent's Exchange 2013 Server consulting services.

Microsoft Exchange 2010 Consulting Support
Exchange 2010 introduced powerful new solutions for high-availability, secure, integrated messaging. In comparison to Microsoft Exchange 2007 or Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server is more economical to deploy and maintain, simpler to administer and expand, richer in capabilities, higher performance, less vulnerable to hardware failure, more complete in its services for mobile workers, and better able to guard business data and resist malicious assaults. Learn more concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2010 consulting services.

Microsoft Exchange 2007 Support
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 is engineered to meet the demands for data security, anywhere connectivity, high performance, and reliability. MS Exchange 2007 offers built-in fault tolerance that delivers enterprise-class robustness to keep your messaging system operating smoothly, reduce spam and malicious email, and enable your organization to be compliant with regulatory requirements. Read more details concerning Progent's Exchange Server 2007 support.

Exchange 2003 Consulting
Exchange Server 2003 delivers a reliable, scalable, and easy-to-manage platform with round-the-clock messaging and group support plus low licensing cost. MS Exchange 2003 remains popular because it enables a broad selection of collaborative activities, including group scheduling utilities, chat groups, and group folders, and also provides access to information across physical, logical, and protocol boundaries with functions such as IM, low latency data, and video conferencing. Though Microsoft no longer provides support for the product, Microsoft Exchange 2003 is nevertheless one of the most widely used releases of the Exchange family. Progent can assist you to support your current Exchange Server 2003 solution or migrate to a more advanced edition of Microsoft Exchange Server. Find out additional details about Progent's MS Exchange Server 2003 consulting.

Exchange 2000 Server Help
In contrast to Exchange 5.5, which uses its built-in directory, Microsoft Exchange 2000 uses Microsoft Active Directory, providing a simplified management and protection model. Exchange Server 2000 still has a large user base despite the fact that Microsoft has ceased to support for the product. Progent's veteran messaging professionals offer a decade of experience working with Exchange Server 2000 and can assist your business to maintain your current Microsoft Exchange 2K environment or show you the economic benefits of later releases of Exchange and assist you to migrate efficiently to a more advanced incarnation of the industry's most successful messaging platform. Read more information concerning Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2K support.

Hosting and Management Services for Microsoft Exchange
Progent's Hosting and Management Services for Exchange give small and midsize businesses with limited network budgets and little spare management bandwidth a low risk, economical, and hassle-free option for deploying Exchange by providing the reliability of a world-class colocation facility and the expertise of Progent's Microsoft-certified team of network support engineers. Find out additional information about how Progent's Hosting Services for Exchange Server can reduce costs and executive hassle and improve email reliability, security, and recoverability.

MS Exchange 2016 Server Migration Consulting
Progent's experts can assist you with any and all stages of your MS Exchange 2016 upgrade such as planning, testing, mailbox migration, client remediation and management/end user training. Progent's Exchange consultants can assist you to evaluate the strategic advantages of deploying MS Exchange 2016, design and implement a smooth migration, and deliver on-going troubleshooting. Progent can help you to create an Exchange Server 2016 ecosystem that utilizes local and/or cloud datacenters. Learn more details about ways that Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2016 migration consulting services can assist you to move cost-effectively from your legacy Exchange solution to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016.

Exchange 2013 Upgrade Planning and Support
Exchange 2013 includes significant enhancements to MS Exchange 2010 and offers new capabilities as well as a streamlined design. Progent can assist your business to migrate to Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server while retaining as much as feasible of your current infrastructure. Progent's experts can also assist your business to configure MS Exchange 2013 with Lync, SharePoint Server, and Office or Office 365 for enhanced collaboration and eSearch features. Learn how Progent's Exchange Server 2013 migration consultants can ensure that you upgrade efficiently to MS Exchange 2013 for on-premises, cloud, or hybrid deployments.

Exchange Server 2010 Migration Support
Progent can provide expert support for each step of your Exchange Server 2010 upgrade with services that include end-to-end project management services, site readiness preparation, project planning, specification of new software and equipment required, recommended sourcing, pilot testing at customer site or at Progent's test lab, setting up temporary coexistence between Microsoft Exchange 2010 Server and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2007, implementation the production system, deactivating the previous servers, and webinar training for customer's support staff and end users. Read more about ways that Progent's MS Exchange 2010 Migration Support Services can assist you to upgrade affordably and productively from your legacy Exchange Server system to Exchange Server 2010

Spam Filtering, Data Loss Prevention plus Email Content Filtering and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering, data leakage prevention and email encryption solution that uses the technology of top information security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Email Content Filtering and Data Loss Protection.

Upgrade Support for Skype for Business
Progent's Microsoft-certified Skype for Business consultants can provide remote and onsite consulting services for organizations of all sizes to evaluate the costs/benefits of upgrading to Skype for Business from any release of Microsoft Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can help you to design an on-premises, cloud-based or mixed topology; interface Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange, SharePoint and Office or Office 365; configure HA solutions; interface Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and integrate third-party collaboration platforms such as Cisco UC and Cisco Video Interop Server (VIS). Progent's certified data security experts can assist you design and validate a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that meets regulatory standards.

Get in Touch with Progent for Microsoft Exchange Consulting and Troubleshooting
If your Illinois business is trying to find a Microsoft Exchange support professional, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft-based Technology
For organizations of any size in Skokie or elsewhere in Illinois, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can provide affordable online computer help and IT consulting services for the whole array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2019 upgrade expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Windows 2012 R2 Server planning and configuration assistance, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's migration, integration, update, and consulting services include system architecture, configuration, and management help for project analysis and documentation, on-site and off-site technical help and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Services, certified security expertise, IT outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

Progent's System Center 2016 consultants include Operations Manager 2016 experts, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager consultants and System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager hybrid cloud management consultants who can help you to plan and implement Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid networks that combine on-premises resources and cloud infrastructure and services.

Progent also can deliver a broad range of remote desktop support including Windows 10 planning consulting, Microsoft Windows 8.1 consulting expertise, Windows 7 technical support, moving to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, integrating Microsoft Office 365, and automating PC desktop image creation.

In case your Skokie, Illinois business requires immediate remote help from a Microsoft certified consultant, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.

Learn more details about Progent's Certified Microsoft Technology Expertise.