If your business network is based primarily on Microsoft Windows technology but still relies on important business programs running on UNIX, Linux, or Solaris, Progent can show you how to incorporate your technology mix into a seamless network that allows all your operating systems to work together for easy administration, seamless connectivity, superior availability, improved performance, and solid security.

For mixed-operating system environments, Progent's configuration, maintenance, and repair consulting include:

  • Network Infrastructure Configuration and Service
    Progent's authorized Microsoft-certified consultants and Cisco-certified CCIE support experts can help you to build a protected network infrastructure that permits both UNIX/Linux/Solaris and Microsoft Windows users to access data and resources. Progent's MS Active Directory engineers are accredited experts in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting complex Active Directory implementations. Progent offers skill in configuring and troubleshooting Cisco hubs, switches, VPN appliances, wireless interfaces, and storage networking solutions. Progent can also help you to minimize physical servers and take full advantage of your investment in high-availability hardware by configuring a virtual architecture with products such as VMware.

  • Consulting for Windows Services for UNIX (SFU) and Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications (SUA)
    Progent can help you to deploy Windows SFU and Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications to enable cohesion between MS Windows and UNIX/Linux/Solaris networks. Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX (SFU) allows interoperability between Windows 2003 Server and different implementations of UNIX such as Sun Solaris 10, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, IBM AIX Open UNIX, and RedHat. SFU permits you to share Windows folders over NFS and offers improved validation in native Windows 2003 Server Active Directory environments. Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX (SFU) includes the POSIX-compliant Interix subsystem, which delivers a comprehensive set of UNIX tools and shells, support for a single-rooted file system, plus a SDK for migrating application software.

  • Online Server Monitoring and Management
    Progent's System Center Operations Manager support expertise can enhance your information system's reliability, throughput, and protection via proactive network monitoring. Progentís familiarity with Microsoft Systems Management Server and Microsoft RIS can enable your company to standardize Windows desktop and program setup. Progentís network monitoring consultants can also utilize a set of UNIX-based system monitoring utilities such as Nagios and MRTG in order to assist you to troubleshoot or optimize your network infrastructure.

  • ProSight Enhanced Security Protection Managed Service
    ProSight ESP is a managed service available at a low monthly fee with a simple per-system licensing model that covers any server or endpoint, physical or virtual, and that can be scaled to any size. Operating systems supported include Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Apple iOS and Android. A single agent manages any combination of virtualization platforms, cloud services, operating systems and physical endpoints. Centralized scanning enables you to deploy anti-malware servers across multiple devices to optimize security and performance. Learn more about ProSight ESP unified endpoint protection service.

  • In-person Technical Support
    Progent's technical support specialists have delivered world-class in-person technical help to small businesses in the for over 18 years. The experience of Progent's Microsoft-certified network service staff can help you to resolve stubborn network, messaging, or security problems that require the experience and engineering breadth of a veteran support firm. Progent can provide in-person support in key cities throughout the U.S.

  • Help Desk Call Center Services
    Progent's Help Desk Call Center Outsourcing Services are designed for companies who must work within a modest IT budget yet who need immediate contact with a Help Desk Call Center with efficient phone support and full escalation support. Important features include help desk phone service for PC support and network troubleshooting, secure remote connectivity to permit Progent's technical experts to observe exactly what your customers experience in order to resolve problems rapidly, and expert prioritization and escalation.

If you are trying to find consultants to help you to incorporate legacy Linux, Solaris, or UNIX-based computers with your MS Windows network, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

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