Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with MCSE credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco CCDP or CCIE credentials; security professionals who have CISSP or CISM or equivalent security credentials; and high-end system design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees to work on our staff of helpdesk service technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.
Microsoft Virtual Server, run on the Windows Server operating system and based on software originally developed by Connectix, provides the power needed to carry out server consolidation, application migration, and server isolation tasks through virtualization technology in an enterprise-class IT environment with high scalability, manageability, and reliability. Microsoft has targeted Virtual Server at companies wishing to enhance operational efficiency in application development and testing, upgrading from outdated mission-critical applications, and server consolidation. Progent's certified Virtual Server consultants can help your IT staff to evaluate and deploy Microsoft Virtual Server.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats.
Microsoft Mac Office allows Apple Macintosh users to run the world's most popular office productivity programs. Progent's Apple-certified Mac experts can help you configure Microsoft Office for Macintosh on a multi-vendor network that incorporates Apple OS X and Windows-powered platforms so that Macintosh users can access the new capabilities of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Entourage in order to share information and system resources with colleagues who run Microsoft Windows. Progent's engineers have expertise with both Mac and Windows platforms and can provide service for networks that combine Apple Macintosh with Microsoft Windows systems with complete resource sharing, or networks which carefully restrict sharing between Mac and Windows users.
Progent's Wi-Fi consultants can assist you to deploy Cisco Wi-Fi controllers to manage and monitor wireless LANs of all sizes. Progent can assist you to administer and troubleshoot your existing Cisco-based Wi-Fi solution or implement a smooth upgrade to Cisco's latest wireless controller products. Progent can provide expertise for hardware-based and software-based wireless controllers and can help you to determine which version makes sense for your wireless solution. For 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless controller appliances, Progent offers Cisco 3504 Wi-Fi controller support, Cisco 5520 Wi-Fi controller expertise, and Cisco 8540 wireless controller support.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can show you how to rationalize the business case for implementing SharePoint Server 2007, consult with you on the appropriate edition of SharePoint for your circumstances, offer setup and integration services, assist you to set up MS SQL Server as a back-end database, optimize your network infrastructure, integrate your off-the-shelf and customized application software to work with SharePoint Portal Server 2007, design a comprehensive security strategy that incorporates portal solutions, and deliver troubleshooting and Help Desk services.
Progent's expert support team can help you design and deploy an efficient in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 upgrade strategy that minimizes network disruption, reduces ongoing support requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2003 easy to administer. For complicated multiple server or multi-location migrations, Progent offers the knowledge and experience to finish your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Exchange Server 2003 support, repair, and consulting offerings include assistance with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 that are in keeping with your business needs.
In performing IT tasks for corporate clients, Progent follows a phased approach based on specified milestones so as to achieve budgetary, scheduling and technical targets while reducing productivity disruption. Progent's Enterprise Services Methodology follows accepted project management standards derived from the leading practices defined by the Microsoft Solutions Framework Project methodology which specifies requirements definition, design recommendations, pilots, design tuning, and expert implementation. All phases are documented to provide a detailed description of IT services performed and to help in downstream system maintenance.
Progent can assist you to design and execute an efficient transition from a UNIX-based IT system to a network powered by Microsoft Windows and capable of supporting Microsoft's powerful office productivity products, business applications, and software development platforms. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and application specialists can show you how to preserve your data and reduce business discontinuity by designing an efficient transition strategy that preserves your current assets in UNIX software and technology. UNIX-to-Windows migration consulting services offered by Progent include analysis of existing infrastructure, transition strategy and testing, MS Exchange migration support, information and application transition, and server and storage transition and economization.
Cisco's Meraki MS family of switches are intended for sites ranging from small branches to large campuses. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE consultants offer affordable remote expertise to assist you to plan and implement an efficient network solution based on Meraki MS switches, streamline network administration with Meraki's cloud-centric management architecture, configure policies to ensure compliance, develop and test a disaster preparedness strategy, and troubleshoot issues related to any aspect of your Meraki ecosystem. Progent can also help your company to integrate Meraki switches with Cisco's Nexus or Catalyst data center switches and with Meraki wireless APs to build a unified networking solution.
Progent can provide comprehensive help for each phase of your Exchange Server 2010 migration with services that include outsourced or co-sourced project management, site analysis, project design and documentation, specification of new software licenses and equipment needed, recommended sourcing, system testing at client site or at Progent's testing lab, managing temporary coexistence of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Exchange 2003 or 2007, implementation of the production system, decommissioning the old servers, and training for customer's IT group and users.
VMware's market leading Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is a component of VMware vCenter that lets you define, automate and verify a consistent process for recovering services quickly after an outage. Site Recovery Manager provides centrally controlled and automated disaster recovery, application mobility, plus non-intrusive site migration, failback and re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables non-intrusive testing for disaster recovery, upgrades and fixes and can generate audit reports to confirm full service restoration, validate Service Level Agreements and demonstrate compliance. Progent offers the support of a VCDX certified VMware Site Recovery Manager consulting expert to assist your organization to plan, configure, test and administer a DR solution powered by VMware SRM.
Progent offers affordable remote and on-premises consulting to help organizations of any size to move all or part of their core network infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save time and equipment expense and enable access to Google's state-of-the-art machine learning tools. Progent can help you with every phase of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including requirements analysis, readiness evaluation, system design, testing, deployment, administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security strategies.
System Center Configuration Manager automates application and device provisioning and updating, streamlines compliance settings management, inventories network resources, protects against corporate data leakage, provides network health reporting, allows safe end-user self service, and offers a single control mechanism for managing mixed-operating system ecosystems running on-prem, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consultants and Azure cloud integration specialists can help your organization with any facet of planning, implementing, using and repairing a System Center Configuration Manager deployment for local, cloud-based, or hybrid environments.
Dynamics GP/Great Plains software offers analytics and reporting features that let you track all business processes, revenues and expenses, and sales trends with integrated drill-down, inquiry, and reporting capabilities. Progent's Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting consulting expertise can enable you to design reports that allow you to analyze your business more thoroughly, converting uncooked data into useful business information. Progent can enhance your reporting and business analysis by offering Crystal Reports expertise, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to offering reporting help, Progent can provide Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server expertise, and application design with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to offer custom business application development and eCommerce solutions that work transparently with Microsoft Dynamics GP.
Progent's Microsoft Certified professionals offer expert support for corporate-wide implementations of Microsoft Exchange 2007. Progent's experts can help you plan multi-location Exchange rollouts or updates and can provide onsite technicians to assist large companies with deployments of Exchange Server 2007 in the or any area served by Progent's consultants.
Altaro VM Backup software provides small businesses a dependable and affordable solution for backing up and restoring Hyper-V and VMware-powered virtual machines. Altaro VM Backup can be used for on-premises, offsite, distributed, and cloud architectures and also enables cost-effective backup to Microsoft Azure storage. Top features include industry-leading Augmented Inline Deduplication to reduce backup storage requirements, Continuous Data Protection with backup intervals as little as five minutes for minimizing your exposure to data loss, advanced encryption, granular restore options for specific files and emails, extensive support for Windows Cluster Shared Volumes and VMware vCenter for managing large-scale environments, and the ability to leverage Microsoft Volume Shadow Copy Service to back up live virtual machines without downtime. Progent is a certified Altaro partner and offers a broad array of consulting services to assist you to design, install, optimize and troubleshoot a backup and disaster recovery solution based on Altaro VM Backup software.
Progent offers the assistance of a certified VMware VCDX expert to help your organization plan, configure, manage and troubleshoot VMware vSphere and vCloud-powered virtualization ecosystem for local networks, private and public clouds, or hybrid cloud deployments. Progent can provide advanced expertise for installing and integrating VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware's NSX network virtualization platform for disaster recovery and business continuity. Progent has in-depth experience of VMware vCloud Director, vRealize Automation (vRA), vRealize Orchestrator (vRO) and vCloud tools for managing private and hybrid cloud solutions that deliver high uptime, data security, and application mobility.
Progent offers one-on-one education designed for individuals who want to broaden their understanding of the macOS and OS X operating system, Apple Mac hardware, or Mac office productivity software including Word, Excel, and Outlook for Mac. Progent also can provide customized group or one-on-one online training for macOS and Mac OS X application software.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in speed, scale, security, availability, mobile computing support, plus integrated analytics and reporting. New features include PolyBase for handling structured and unstructured files in one appliance for big data applications, Jason support, Always Encrypted mode, Mobile Report Publisher, and centralized management of on-premises and cloud operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver online and onsite expertise to help organizations of any size to deploy, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft products such as Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager.
Progent can assist companies of any size to move all or part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify network management and lower equipment investments. Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to evaluate the benefits and restrictions of different cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-based or hybrid cloud and local applications and resources and ensure you sidestep the typical mistakes small companies make when moving to a public cloud. Progent can help you to configure cloud servers on Azure Virtual Machines, use cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and build backup-and-recovery mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also show you how to configure firewalls and IPsec VPN connections and to manage Apple iOS devices and Android handhelds.
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized achievement that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an extensive examination given by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-Certified Cybersecurity audit consultant trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT administration, systems and architecture ROI, IT support, safeguarding of information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
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ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and endpoint remote monitoring service that uses state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management technology to help keep your network operating efficiently by tracking the state of critical devices that power your information system. When ProSight LAN Watch detects an issue, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your designated IT staff and your assigned Progent consultant so any looming issues can be addressed before they have a chance to disrupt productivity.
Progent's Test and Training Lab at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Data Center is available for piloting line-of-business applications, creating cost-effective migration methodologies, assessing and tuning performance, designing or verifying disaster recovery solutions, resolving compatibility problems, and building training systems for the latest products and technologies. For Progent clients without adequate internal resources to assemble proper pilot environments, the lab reduces capital outlay and technical risk while keeping vital network initiatives on schedule.
Microsoft supports seamless hybrid environments that combine Office 365 and on-premises Exchange systems. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes located on your corporate datacenter and other mailboxes resident on Office 365. Progent's certified Exchange consulting team can help your organization with any facet of designing, implementing and troubleshooting your hybrid Office 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange specialists can provide as-needed expertise to help you through challenging technical issues and also can provide extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Office 365 initiative is successfully completed on time and on budget.
Infor CloudSuite Industrial, previously branded SyteLine, is an ERP solution that incorporates over a quarter century of background assisting manufacturing and service companies to manage supply chains and improve the efficiency of key business processes in order to bring products to market quickly and meet customer commitments consistently. Progent can provide the skills of an ERP specialist with more than two decades of background working with the SyteLine/CloudSuite Industrial product family. Progent can provide online or onsite services that spans from as-needed advice to end-to-end solution design and project management outsourcing or co-sourcing. Sample services offered by Progent for Infor CloudSuite Industrial include installation, migration, business analysis, application development, CPQ, web site integration, debugging, data conversion, Amazon AWS integration, training, and DBA services.
Progent's Check Point firewall experts can help you plan, deploy, and administer firewall solutions that rely on Check Point Next Generation firewalls and Check Point's cloud-based SandBlast security services. Progent can also help you support older Check Point firewall models or upgrade efficiently to Check Point's next-generation security gateways.
Cisco's network security and remote connection technology for small organizations provide a full range of manageable security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line includes routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who are able to assist your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi access points, and other Cisco security solutions that align most closely with your business objectives.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Progent has created several network security packages intended to provide larger enterprises a professional and comprehensive network security audit from a group of certified security engineers. All Progent's security evaluation packages incorporate a collection of services like automated scans from inside and from beyond your network firewall, expert analysis of scanned data by accredited security engineers, creation of a report documenting the results, plus an interactive concise executive outbrief and a detailed live review for internal network managers.
Microsoft WSUS allows information technology managers to deploy and monitor the most recent Microsoft patches and security updates to Microsoft Windows Server 2000, Windows Server 2003, and Windows XP operating systems. By using Microsoft SUS, IT personnel can completely and easily manage the distribution of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to servers and desktops in a company. Progent can assist you with technical details of the initial configuration of Microsoft SUS such as designing the Microsoft Windows Server Update Services deployment, configuring client's workstations, defining the Group Policy settings, and making sure your Microsoft Windows Server Update Services Group Policy Object is associated with an Active Directory container appropriate for your network environment.
Progent's UNIX platform support services provide small companies and developers assistance with administering and maintaining UNIX, Linux or Solaris systems that coexist with Microsoft-powered technology. Progent offers your business access to UNIX consultants, support professionals certified by Microsoft and Cisco, and security experts with CISM certification. This wide array of expertise provides you with a convenient one-stop source to help you build and maintain a protected and reliable cross-platform network and communications infrastructure that supports UNIX and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with popular variants of UNIX such as Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX and SGI/Irix or major Linux platforms such as RedHat Linux, SuSE, Debian GNU/Linux and Slackware.
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VMware's market leading Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is a component of VMware vCenter that allows you to define, automate and verify a consistent workflow for restoring services rapidly following a breakdown. SRM provides centrally controlled and automated disaster recovery, application mobility, and non-intrusive site migration, failback and site re-protect. Site Recovery Manager also enables non-intrusive testing for disaster recovery, updates and fixes and can produce reports to confirm complete service recovery, validate SLAs and demonstrate disaster recovery compliance. Progent offers the skills of a VCDX certified VMware SRM consultant to assist your organization to design, deploy, test and maintain a DR solution powered by VMware Site Recovery Manager.
Progent offers the support of certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery planning specialists, and certified security consultants to assist your business to evaluate the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot systems at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and configure a cost-effective and secure network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco premier computer engineers offer expert help with a wide range of products and technologies and can provide that assistance remotely nationwide or in person in select cities throughout the country and anywhere in . Progent provides online help for information systems based on Windows, UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Apple macOS and OS X, or for systems that include a combination of Windows and UNIX-based platforms. Progent also can provide access to the help of Cisco CCIE network specialists for complex network issues, plus the support of CISA and CISM-accredited security consultants to assist with high-level security planning and problem solving. Progent has delivered online troubleshooting to businesses in every state in the U.S.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) deliver a significant performance boost compared to Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer centralized management and automation of advanced cybersecurity capabilities such as application visibility and control, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with intelligent prioritization of risks, advanced malware protection, DDoS mitigation, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified firewall consultants can assist you to design and execute a smooth migration to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you enhance Firepower appliances with Cisco's subscription-based security services to create and centrally manage network ecosystems that include branch offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progentís team of Microsoft and Cisco Certified consultants average more than a decade of real-world professional experience, in the trenches of network support, executing a wide variety of technical projects for an extensive mix of clients. Each Progent support professional shares a proven set of individual best practices which are combined into company-wide best practices training that Progent teaches its support personnel. This ensures that you get not just expert IT capability, but also a support engineer with field-tested approaches for applying computer knowledge to resolve real-world network problems efficiently.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer online or in-person support to assist businesses of any size to design, deploy, manage, and repair a backup system based on System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent's consultants can help you to upgrade from earlier releases of Data Protection Manager or from a different backup/recovery platform, and Progent can optimize your SCDPM 2012 deployment for onsite, cloud, or hybrid datacenters. Progent can provide as-needed support for resolving especially challenging problems, or comprehensive project management services. Progent can also help your business to design SCDPM 2012 into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.