Onsite Service Available in Citrus Heights, Roseville, Folsom, Rocklin, Auburn, Fair Oaks
Citrus Heights and Roseville area small businesses take advantage of IT outsourcing to cut network maintenance expenses and increase the business value of their information networks. Outsourcing gives small companies fast and consistent access to computer service experts without requiring that companies take on the burden of managing a large in-house IT support staff. IT outsourcing frees your company to concentrate on strengthening your core business without giving up high-quality IT support.
At one time, IT outsourcing for small businesses was considered unaffordable for the small business and unprofitable for the IT service provider. As a result, small companies were underserved by third-party support organizations. Now IT outsourcing is experiencing dramatic growth among small companies who wish to:
Progent's outsourcing services offer the flexibility to be affordable and effective for small businesses who can't justify adding internal head count or committing to expensive third-party service providers but who are also reluctant to trust their entire business network to the skill and availability of an individual consultant.
- Keep management focused on core business issues
- Control head count and IT operating expenses
- Free up in-house personnel to work on line-of-business tasks
- Gain timely access to world-class network engineers
- Find an appropriate mix of external technical expertise and internal IT support
Progent offers small and midsize organizations a wide selection of network support options highlighted on Progent's web site. Below links contain details a few of the support services and benefits available for businesses in the Citrus Heights area:
Microsoft Azure Integration
Progent's Microsoft Azure integration experts can assist you with every aspect of Microsoft Azure integration such as requirements analysis, prerequisites assessment, solution architecture, pre-production testing, deployment, automated administration, performance optimization, license management, disaster recovery preparedness, security policy enforcement, and compliance validation. Progent can help you to configure and troubleshoot firewall appliances and VPN connections so your users can securely connect to Azure-based services, and Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you integrate key Microsoft platforms to work in Azure including Microsoft Windows Server, Exchange, SQL and Skype for Business. Progent can also assist your organization to set up a hybrid ecosystem that transparently integrates physical datacenters with Azure resources.
CISA Certified Network Security Audit Experts
The CISA accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that indicates expertise in network security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has candidates undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-Premier Cybersecurity audit professional trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology governance, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, protection of information resources, and business continuity planning.
Windows 8.1 Integration
Progent's certified Windows 8.1 consulting experts can deliver a variety of consulting services to help companies of all sizes to maintain, administer, and troubleshoot networks that include workstations, notebooks, tablets, or Windows phones based on Windows 8.1. Progent's consultants can also provide Windows 10 planning and migration assistance.
Examples of Online Support Services Available for Cisco Routers
Among the popular online Cisco router support services available from Progent include setting up hostname, DHCP, routing maps, T1, security logon banner and user accounts; setting up iBGP, aggregation, BGP to EIGRP redistribution, and static route injection into OSPF; fixing NAT configurations, routing configuration, line settings and BGP peering arrangements; installing current IOS image; setting up and confirming failover; fixing VPN tunnel and routing problems; making a network diagram and documenting configuration; plus security and disaster recovery planning.
Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG Server Support
Microsoft ISA Server and its replacement Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway are discontinued software platforms that contain an application-layer firewall that can defend networks from external and internal attacks. Both platforms provide deep inspection of Internet protocols to uncover attacks that routinely eluded traditional firewalls. ISA Server 2006 was replaced by Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway, which was based on ISA Server's architecture while providing a variety of improved features. Forefront TMG has subsequently been discontinued by Microsoft, and the gateway security features offered by the product are now typically taken over by purpose-built hardware devices from companies such as Cisco, Check Point, Juniper and WatchGuard. (See ASA Firewall with Firepower Services configuration and management.) Progent offers online Forefront TMG maintenance and Microsoft ISA Server 2006 expertise to help you maintain and troubleshoot your older firewalls, and Progent can help your organization to upgrade efficiently to a more current firewall solution by providing system design, integration, tuning, training and troubleshooting.
Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop Engineers
Microsoft's innovative Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) behind Remote Desktop Services simplifies client connectivity, improves responsiveness, strengthens security, unifies management, and provides an almost transparent user experience. Progent's desktop virtualization consultants can assist you to evaluate the business advantages of Microsoft's virtual desktop solutions, configure test and production environments, improve your network architecture to support virtual clients effectively, evaluate and remediate security problems, and educate your network administrators to follow industry best practices to achieve maximum payback from client virtualization.
Progent White Paper: Advantages of Outsourcing
Progent has produced a white paper that discusses the benefits a small company can realize by outsourcing IT management services. To view this summary and learn the reasons outsourcing can conserve costs, streamline management, and maximize efficiency,
visit Small Firm IT Outsourcing Advantages.
Progent provides on-premises computer help, phone-based consulting support, and optional round-the-clock urgent technical help in Citrus Heights, Roseville, Folsom, Rocklin, Auburn, Fair Oaks and cities throughout the Monterey Peninsula and the California Central Valley.
If your small business is in Citrus Heights, Roseville, Folsom, Rocklin, Auburn, or Fair Oaks
and you require computer support, information technology outsourcing, or top-level services from a Microsoft or Cisco certified consultant,
call 916-910-1200 or visit Contact Progent.