Progent's UNIX-family consulting services offer small companies and software developers help with managing and servicing UNIX, Linux, or Solaris networks that can coexist with Microsoft environments. Progent offers your company the services of UNIX technical experts, authorized Microsoft engineers, Cisco CCIEs, and security specialists certified by CISSP and CISM. This wide array of knowledge offers you a readily available single resource to assist you to create and maintain a protected and reliable cross-platform connectivity and communications infrastructure that blends Windows with leading variants of UNIX including: Apple Mac OS X, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX OS, HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX), BSD, SCO and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX) or important Linux distributions including RedHat Linux, SUSE Linux, Debian GNU/Linux and CentOS Linux, Ubuntu, Mandriva, PCLOS, fedora Linux, and Gentoo Linux.

UNIX, Windows and Cisco consulting services available from Progent include:

Immediate Online Support for UNIX Networks
Progent provides national urgent phone support and consulting services for businesses who run UNIX or Linux environments or whose IT systems include a combination of UNIX and Microsoft Windows products. Online technical support offers optimum return for your IT budget by extending user efficiency and shortening the hours charged for computer repair services. Advanced online access tools and experienced technicians and engineers allow Progent to handle most IT issues without wasting time and money by going to your site. In the vast majority of cases your network problems can be remediated over the phone or through a mix of telephone support and remote connectivity. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco certified CCIE infrastructure engineers and CISA and CISM premier security specialists to help with the most difficult system issues. For additional information concerning Progent's remote support for UNIX, Linux, and Sun Solaris networks.

UNIX Developer Support for Mixed Platform Networks
If your company is developing UNIX-based applications in an environment that includes Windows-based servers, desktops, and office applications, Progent can provide comprehensive network support outsourcing that frees you to focus on your field of high-value know-how without the constant hassle of maintaining your company information system. Through the use of automated network monitoring and by providing remote and on-site support when your business needs it, Progent represents an affordable way for managing an information network that features high reliability, security, and performance. Progent's developer assistance services include full-service information technology outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, remote and in-person support and repair, network monitoring, and Help Desk outsourcing. Find out additional information about Progent's consulting for UNIX application developers.

UNIX Integration with Windows
If your office network mixes UNIX, Linux or Sun Solaris technology with Microsoft Windows, Progent can assist you to integrate your computers into a cohesive environment that allows all your operating systems to coexist for simple management, transparent information exchange, high availability, enhanced throughput, and strong security. Progent's UNIX/Linux/Solaris and Microsoft Windows integration assistance services include IT infrastructure integration and support, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and management, remote technical support and repair, on-site technical support, and Help Desk Call Center services. Find out additional information concerning Progent's UNIX and MS Windows coexistence support.

CISSP Certified Enterprise-wide Security Consulting
If your business has a UNIX, Linux, or Solaris environment or a mixed-platform IT environment, Progent's CISM, CISA and CISSP-certified security specialists can help your entire enterprise in a broad range of security topics such as security administration practices, security design and models, access control products and techniques, software development security, business processes security, physical security, communications, network and web security, and workplace recovery planning. CISM, CISA and ISSAP stipulate the fundamental competencies and international standards of knowledge that information security managers are required to master. These certification provide IT management the assurance that consultants who have achieved their CISM, CISA, CISSP or ISSAP certification have demonstrated the experience and theory to deliver world-class security management and engineering help. Read more about Progent's CISSP-Certified security consulting.

Support for UNIX-based Network Monitoring Tools
Nagios and MRTG are powerful, Open Source monitoring tools that run under Linux and can be used to analyze UNIX/Linux networks, MS Windows networks, or multi-platform situations in which UNIX and Windows coexist. The Nagios monitor lets system support engineers to monitor network services including SMTP, HTTP, SSH, and PING. Multi Router Traffic Grapher permits you to track the traffic in and out of SNMP network appliances such as servers, routers, and switches. Progent's system integration experts can show you how to use both these tools to tune and troubleshoot your system. Read additional information concerning Progent's network monitoring support.

Migration from UNIX to Windows
Progent can assist your business to design and implement an efficient migration from a UNIX-based information environment to a network based on MS Windows and capable of supporting Microsoft's popular office productivity products, commercial applications, and developer platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and application experts can help you guard your information and reduce productivity disruption by developing an efficient migration plan that protects your existing assets in UNIX software and technology. UNIX-to-Windows transition consulting services offered by Progent include evaluation of current infrastructure, transition planning and testing, Microsoft Exchange migration support, data and application software transition, and processor and mass storage migration and economization. For more concerning Progent's UNIX to Windows migration support.

To find out how to get in touch with a UNIX consulting expert, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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