Progent's UNIX consulting services provide small companies and software developers help with administering and supporting UNIX-based systems that may coexist with Microsoft-based technology. Progent offers your organization the services of UNIX support experts, certified Microsoft engineers, Cisco-certified CCIEs, and security experts certified by CISSP and CISM. This wide array of expertise offers you a readily available single source to help you to build and manage a protected and dependable multi-vendor network and communications solution that incorporates Windows with leading variants of UNIX such as: Apple Mac OS X, Solaris, IBM AIX OS, HP-UX, BSD, SCO and Silicon Graphics IRIX or important Linux distributions such as RedHat, SUSE, Debian-GNU and CentOS Linux, Ubuntu Linux, Mandriva, PCLlinuxOS, fedora, and Gentoo.

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

Immediate Online Support for UNIX Networks
Progent offers national remote phone support and consulting services for companies who run UNIX or Linux networks or whose IT systems include a combination of UNIX and Microsoft products. Online network consulting provides optimum leverage for your information technology budget by protecting user productivity and limiting the time billed for network repair services. Advanced online support tools and experienced service specialists and engineers allow Progent to solve the majority of IT problems without wasting time and expense by going to your site. In the vast majority of cases your IT problems can be remediated over the phone or through a combination of phone support and remote access. Progent can make available Cisco certified CCIE network engineers and CISA and CISM certified security specialists to help you with the toughest network issues. See more about Progent's immediate help for UNIX, Linux, and Sun Solaris environment.

Support for UNIX Developers on Mixed Platform Environments
If you are developing UNIX-based applications on a network that includes Windows-based processors, desktops, and office productivity products, Progent offers full-service IT outsourcing that frees you to concentrate on your field of strategic know-how while avoiding the constant hassle of managing your company information system. By using smart network monitoring and by providing online and in-person support as your business needs it, Progent offers an economical way for managing an IT network that features excellent reliability, protection, and efficiency. Progent's developer assistance offerings include full-service network support outsourcing, virtual server infrastructure, remote and on-premises service and repair, network monitoring services, and Help Desk Call Center outsourcing. Learn more information concerning Progent's help for UNIX developers.

UNIX Integration with Microsoft Windows
If your company computer system mixes UNIX, Linux or Solaris platforms with Windows, Progent can assist you to integrate your IT resources into a unified environment that permits all your OS platforms to run side by side for easy management, transparent information exchange, high reliability, enhanced throughput, and tight protection. Progent's UNIX and Windows integration support offerings include IT infrastructure integration and support, support for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), online network monitoring and management, remote technical support and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Help Desk Call Center services. See additional information about Progent's UNIX and MS Windows integration consulting.

CISSP Qualified Corporate Security Consulting
If your business operates a UNIX or Linux network or a mixed-platform computer system, Progent's CISM, CISA, CISSP and ISSAP-premier consultants can help your entire organization in a wide array of security areas including security management practices, security design and models, connection control products and techniques, software development security, business processes security, hardware security, communications, infrastructure and web security, and workplace recovery preparedness. CISM, CISA, CISSP and ISSAP stipulate the basic skills and worldwide standards of performance that network security managers are expected to master. These accreditations give IT management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM, CISA, CISSP or ISSAP qualification have the background and knowledge to offer world-class security management and consulting services. Read more about Progent's CISSP-Premier security help.

Expertise with UNIX-based Network Monitoring Solutions
Nagios and MRTG are powerful, Open Source monitoring utilities that run under the Linux OS and can be used to monitor UNIX/Linux networks, MS Windows systems, or mixed-platform systems where UNIX and Windows coexist. Nagios lets system support engineers to track system services including SMTP, HTTP, FTP, and NNTP. Multi Router Traffic Grapher permits you to graph the traffic in and out of SNMP-enabled network devices such as processors, routers, and switches. Progent's system integration consultants can help you use both these utilities to streamline and repair your system. For additional information about Progent's system monitoring consulting.

Moving from UNIX to Microsoft Windows
Progent can help your business to design and implement an efficient migration from a UNIX-based information system to a network based on Microsoft Windows and capable of running Microsoft's popular office productivity software, business applications, and software development platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and application experts can show you how to preserve your data and reduce business disruption by developing an efficient transition plan that preserves your current assets in UNIX software and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration support services available from Progent include evaluation of current environment, migration strategy and testing, MS Exchange migration support, data and application software porting, and server and storage system transition and economization. Learn additional information concerning Progent's UNIX to Windows migration consulting.

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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