Cisco's PIX 500 firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco may no longer offer support these devices. Progent still provides consulting support for Cisco's PIX firewalls to help you with maintenance and Progent can in addition help you assess whether to migrate to the latest firewall products from Cisco. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can help you plan and implement a smooth migration to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls based on industry best practices.
Microsoft Communications Server delivers IM and presence in an extensible, world-class package offering advanced protection, transparent integration with other Microsoft software, an extendable, standards-based development environment, and support for regulatory requirements such as HIPAA, SOX, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Your enterprise can realize cost savings and improved business efficiencies, enhanced worker productivity, and better IP protection with this easy-to-administer, fault-tolerant solution. Successful implementations of Office Communications Server call for extensive planning and consideration before installation. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide the expertise needed to realize all the benefits of Office Communications Server across your whole corporation.
Progent can help your business in any and all phases of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including planning high availability (HA) infrastructure for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; server and CAL licensing compliance for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; specifying mass storage capacity required for your VMs, mailbox databases and log files; configuring HLB for fault-tolerant client access services; planning, building and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint; preparing your firewall; creating SSL certs; providing client remediation with Office desktop or Microsoft 365; and configuring Outlook on the web.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting outsourcing offers complete hosting of a small or mid-size organization's production servers in a solution that gives the maximum level of dependability and scalability and is in addition simple to transfer to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based on mature virtualization platforms that enable small companies with mixed- platform environments to economize dramatically on the costs of capital investments, system support, and IT management while achieving enterprise-class reliability and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Microsoft Lync 2013, renamed Skype for Business, enables organizations of any size to create a centrally managed and secure communications ecosystem that permits the modern Bring-Your-Own-Device computing model with IM, real-time presence, audio/video and web meetings with app sharing, as well as IP and PSTN calling enabled for a wide range of stationary PCs and mobile endpoints. Progent's certified Lync Server 2013 consultants and network architects can assist your company to evaluate the advantages of Lync 2013, design an on-premises, cloud-resident (via Lync Online) or mixed topology suitable for your current and long-term goals, deploy Lync 2013 in a way that expedites your return on investment, and provide live webinar and on-premises training to your IT team and end users. Progent has expertise in key components of a Lync Server 2013 deployment including Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can assist you to combine Lync 2013 with key Microsoft 365 apps including Outlook clients and PowerPoint.
Progent provides nationwide online help and consulting services for companies that operate Sun Solaris networks or whose information systems feature a combination of Solaris and Microsoft technology. Online network consulting offers maximum leverage for your IT dollar by extending user productivity and shortening the hours billed for computer repair services. Sophisticated online access technology and skilled service specialists and engineers combine to enable Progent to solve the majority of network problems without squandering 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 online connectivity. Progent can make available Cisco CCIE network experts and CISSP certified security specialists to help with the most challenging network problems.
Progent's Windows 11 consulting experts can provide a range of services for Windows 11 including cloud solutions, mobile management and synchronization, at-home workforce connectivity, security and compliance, centralized provisioning, and Help Desk Call Center services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 2000 Server experts can provide computer support and IT consulting services for the entire line of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers, Windows Server 2000, and Windows Server 2003. Progent's Microsoft Windows 2000 Server integration, update, and troubleshooting offerings include network planning, deployment, documentation, local and remote support, Help Desk outsourcing, expert security analysis, full service outsourcing, and cost-effective co-sourcing.
Microsoft CRM helps mid-market businesses build profitable client relationships. Built-in Sales and Customer Service modules allow employees to share data to help improve selling success and offer consistent, effective customer service. Progent can configure the most sensible server and communications infrastructure, including mobile wireless access, to support Microsoft CRM, and Progent's Experts Team can provide your company with a certified MSCRM consultant who can show you how to combine Microsoft Dynamics CRM with your sales or customer support data.
Progent's certified Windows 2000 consulting staff can help you enhance the capability of your current Windows 2K Servers and can simplify network administration, provide technical support and troubleshooting, and strengthen security. Progent can also show you how to design, justify, and implement a plan to upgrade from Windows Server 2000 to Windows 2003 Server. Progent is experienced in designing test installations to eliminate the obstacles associated with moving to Windows 2003 Server by identifying potential hardware and software compatibility problems.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting experts have more than 10 years of experience planning, implementing, optimizing and troubleshooting SCOM environments and can provide companies of any size advanced remote or onsite consulting support for SCOM 2012. Progent can assist you to design a topology for Microsoft SCOM 2012 servers that delivers the performance and resilience required to monitor your datacenter effectively, whether your datacenters are on-premises, in the cloud, or a mixed solution. Progent's SCOM consultants can also help you to import and customize Microsoft SCOM 2012 management packs according to industry best practices for tracking network fabric as well as Microsoft and 3rd-party applications and services. Also, Progent can provide fast online or on-premises technical support to help you to fix critical problems uncovered by Microsoft SCOM 2012.
The Progent Test and Training Lab at the QTS (formerly Herakles) Internet Data Center can be used for piloting line-of-business applications, developing cost-effective system upgrade procedures, evaluating and optimizing performance, planning or verifying business continuity strategies, resolving compatibility problems, and building training environments for new products and technologies. For Progent customers who lack adequate internal resources to configure proper pilot environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab cuts capital outlay and technical risk and helps keep critical IT initiatives on schedule.
Progent's business climate will make you a better consulting professional by improving your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers this promise by attracting the top professional experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running specialized application utilities to deliver the maximum level of support, and by optimizing our operational structures for finding and maintaining customers.
Progent is one of the most qualified network consulting companies for integrating e-mail solutions based on Exchange 2000 Server. Progent is skilled in helping small companies derive all the advantages of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 under typical situations including updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, migration from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail system, and jobbing out your Exchange 2000 administration.
Cisco offers a full product line of routers that includes routers built to deliver the security, performance, and reliability demanded by customers from small businesses to global enterprises and service providers. Cisco routers feature support for redundancy, transparent failover, and backup power for improved reliability and system availability. Progent can help you choose and configure Cisco routers to build a solid foundation for your network and to make it economical to expand as you add new users, open new offices, deploy new services, open your network to clients and partners, and manage an increasingly mobile workforce. Progent offers help with a range of routers powered by the Cisco IOS platform, such as Cisco's 800 family of small business routers, Cisco 2800 and 3800 Integrated Services Routers, Cisco 1900 and 3900 G2 ISR routers, Cisco ASR 1000 and 9000 routers for wide area network edge environments, Cisco CRS Carrier Routing System for the network core, plus older 3600 and 3700 Series Routers.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Windows 11 experts can provide a variety of services to support Windows 11 including cloud and hybrid solutions, mobile device management and synchronization, teleworker connectivity, security and compliance, centralized deployment, and Help Desk support.
Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 builds on the powerful security capabilities of Internet Security and Acceleration Server and offers a centrally administered Internet gateway that acts as a single-server platform for an array of security features such as an application and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, Virtual Private Network control, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes comprehensive web security logging and reporting features, permits custom reports generated by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual server to lower expenses and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft consultants can assist your company to design and execute pilot and production deployments; interface Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; set up Forefront TMG 2010 to run on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing support and troubleshooting. Progent's consultants can also help you to migrate smoothly to Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server 2006 or ISA Server 2004.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits are a quick and affordable alternative for small and mid-size businesses to get an objective assessment of the overall health of their network. Powered by a selection of the leading remote monitoring and management platforms in the industry, and supervised by Progent's certified group of information technology experts, ProSight Network Audits show you how well the deployment of your core network devices adhere to industry best practices. Both the Basic and Advanced versions of ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and deliver instant benefits like a more manageable and more secure AD environment. Both versions also provide the long-term benefits of advanced remote network monitoring and management technology. These benefits can include easier management, improved compliance with information security requirements, higher utilization of IT assets, faster problem resolution, more dependable backup and restore, and less downtime.
Fortinet next-generation firewalls are industry leaders in offering top throughput for encrypted data inspection. Progent's Fortinet firewall consultants can assist your business to deploy your Fortinet FortiGate security appliances to safeguard your IT assets at the enterprise perimeter, within the data center core, at branches, and in the cloud.
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable service packages intended to allow small companies to receive an independent network security evaluation from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer runs an extensive test of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine potential risks in the security profile you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized machine within your company firewall to evaluate vulnerabilities to internal threats. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured remote location.
Progent’s Microsoft certified professionals can offer small and mid-sized businesses expert Microsoft SQL Server support. Microsoft SQL Server is a complete, web-ready database and data analysis platform that enables the speedy development of advanced business applications that can give your company a competitive edge. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the ability to query over the Internet and outside the firewall. In addition to offering consulting, support and troubleshooting services, Progent’s SQL consultants can help you use Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services and Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence to enhance the productivity and profitability of your IT system. Progent can also help you upgrade from older editions of SQL Server to Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
Barracuda Backup is an affordable, subscription backup and disaster recovery service for small and mid-size organizations. A Barracuda Backup solution can incorporate a purpose-built hardware storage device built by Barracuda or a virtual appliance with comparable features but which uses your own storage hardware. Barracuda Backup safeguards vital company data produced locally, at one or more remote locations, or in the cloud. For disaster recovery, you can replicate data to the Barracuda Cloud, to Amazon AWS, or to any location with a Barracuda appliance. Progent is a certified Barracuda partner and Progent's Barracuda Backup consulting experts can provide a wide range of consulting support services to assist you to plan, configure, manage and repair a backup and disaster recovery solution built on Barracuda technology.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Progent’s high availability inter-site connectivity and 24x7 system connection consultants can help small organizations create non-stop Interoffice connectivity through redundant networks featuring automatic failover. Progent’s CCIE engineers can design and deploy fault tolerant Inter-office connections based on non-stop EIGRP network routers or zero-downtime OSPF deployment of Cisco routers. Progent can demonstrate how multi-path connections and automatic fail-over can provide economical 24x7 interoffice networking.
Progent provides national remote help and troubleshooting services for businesses who operate Apple macOS and OS X networks or whose information systems feature a mix of Apple Mac and Microsoft technology. Progent's engineers can provide Apple macOS and OS X users a variety of IT services including desktop assistance, upgrading to the latest edition of macOS from earlier editions of Apple macOS or OS X, plus expertise with Mac applications. Progent can also help you with iPhone and Apple iPad synchronization and troubleshooting, or moving to Apple's iCloud. Remote network consulting offers maximum return for your IT dollar by protecting client efficiency and shortening the time charged for computer analysis and repair. Sophisticated remote access utilities and experienced technicians and consultants allow Progent to handle most network problems without squandering time and money by going to your site. In the vast majority of situations your network problems can be dealt with by telephone or through a mix of phone support and online network analysis. Progent can put you in touch with Cisco CCIE infrastructure experts and CISM and CISSP premier security professionals to help with the most difficult system problems.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service offers complete hosting of a small organization's production servers in an environment that delivers the maximum level of dependability and expandability and is in addition easy to migrate to any data center. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based on mature virtualization techniques that allow small companies with multi- platform IT systems to save dramatically on the expense of capital investments, infrastructure maintenance, and IT management while achieving enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unprecedented level of vendor flexibility.
Progent's certified Office Excel and Office 365 Excel consultants can provide a wide range of remote support services to assist you to design, program, test, install, manage, and troubleshoot applications powered by any version of Excel, including Excel Online and Office 365 Excel. Progent can assist you to migrate your current Excel applications to the latest versions of Excel, integrate Excel with Apple iOS-based iPhones and iPads and Android smartphones and tablets, and fix compatibility issues between various versions of Office Excel. Progent offers as-needed help to organizations looking for a fast solution to a specific problem related to Excel and Progent can also provide comprehensive project management services for migrating or developing mission-critical applications built on Excel. Progent's affordable online training classes for Office Excel can be customized to address the needs of individual users or teams.
Progent's Cisco Meraki Wi-Fi AP experts offer online and onsite support services to help businesses of any size to plan, deploy, manage, upgrade or repair Wi-Fi networks that include Cisco Meraki wireless access points. Progent can help your business to set up and support Meraki-based wireless infrastructure for sites that range from a telecommuter's home or a branch office all the way to a large campus or a nationwide enterprise. Progent can also assist you to integrate other Cisco products such as Catalyst and Nexus switches, routers and firewalls to build a cohesive ecosystem that delivers the same access, performance, security, ease of management and uptime for wired and Wi-Fi users irrespective of their mobility or device.
Progent's Sun Solaris family consulting experts provide small businesses and software developers assistance with managing and supporting Solaris systems that operate with Microsoft-based networks. Progent offers your business access to Solaris experts, support professionals premier by Microsoft and Cisco, and security specialists with CISSP certification. This broad range of experience offers you a convenient one-stop consulting firm to show you how to create and maintain a protected and reliable mixed-platform network and communications environment that allows Sun Solaris and Microsoft coexistence by combining Windows with major variants of UNIX including Mac OS X, Solaris, IBM AIX, Hewlett Packard HP-UX, Berkeley UNIX (BSD), SCO UNIX, and Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX or leading Linux variations such as RedHat, SUSE, CentOS, Ubuntu Linux, PCLinuxOS, fedora Linux, Gentoo Linux, Mandrake, Debian-GNU, and Slackware.
Progent provides the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified network support experts to show clients economical alternatives to help companies optimize the value of Microsoft and Cisco technology. For networks that range from small offices to nationwide enterprises, Progent's network engineers can assist you to enhance your network's e-mail architecture, protection, reliability, throughput, and network administration.
Progent can provide in-depth online consulting for all technologies common to small business IT networks and offers a variety of vital, on-demand services including a temporary CIO to offer advanced IT design and negotiating skills, a Call Center for help desk services, 24x7 remote monitoring, spam/virus filtering as a managed service, project management help for critical initiatives like site moves oroperating system upgrades, connectivity experts for designing high-performance and reliable network infrastructure, certified security engineers to verify data protection and regulatory compliance, disaster recovery specialists to design and document business continuity plans, and software developers to create, customize, or troubleshoot mission-critical applications.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting offers advanced virtual server technology, a world-class data center facility, and the technical support services of Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting group to provide small and midsize companies with a complete IT outsourcing solution that improves network dependability and protection, reduces management distraction, and lowers expenses. With Progent's Private Cloud Hosting, a small or midsize company can have each of its software platforms and critical application servers hosted in a secure and reliable data center on a high-performance, non-stop virtual server set up and supported by Progent's computer support professionals.
Progent's temporary staff augmentation services allow organizations to respond to the need for IT professionals without dealing with the expense and delays that come with vetting and recruiting experienced technical help and without increasing your full-time workforce.
Progent's Jabber consultants can provide online or onsite expertise to help organizations of all sizes to plan, implement, maintain, update or troubleshoot Cisco Jabber environments and Cisco Unified Communications Manager ecosystems. Progent offers advanced support for the technologies that make up building a cohesive Cisco Jabber collaboration solution such as Cisco network appliances and management tools, Microsoft 365 apps, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones and tablets, SIP interfaces, WiFi networks, security and compliance, cloud integration, immersive telepresence systems, PBX products, disaster recovery preparedness, and the many other pieces of a modern collaboration solution.
SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in critical areas such as speed, availability, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently across all types of applications including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective remote and onsite services such as planning, configuration, management, troubleshooting, and application development services to enable organizations of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure experts can assist your business to set up, manage, upgrade and debug Cisco network products. Progent offers Cisco, Meraki and Nexus switch expertise, ASA firewall support, Meraki and Aironet Wi-Fi access point support, Cisco VoIP phone consulting, and CUCM/CallManager software consulting.
Progent's Citrix experts can help your organization to evaluate the strategic benefits of the available editions of Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V, assist you to integrate Citrix management tools in your Hyper-V environment, and demonstrate to you how to deploy Citrix Essentials to enhance the performance, availability, consistency, and recoverability of your virtualized network while reducing the cost of equipment and support and streamlining management tasks.
Microsoft supports transparent hybrid ecosystems that integrate Microsoft 365 Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange systems. This allows you to have some Exchange mailboxes located at your physical datacenter and other mailboxes hosted by Microsoft 365. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist your organization with any facet of designing, integrating and debugging your hybrid Microsoft 365 Exchange Online solution. Progent's Exchange consultants can deliver occasional support to help you through stubborn technical bottlenecks and also offer extensive project management outsourcing to ensure your hybrid Exchange solution is completed on time and within budget.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified experts can provide small and midsize companies computer consulting, support, and repair services for Microsoft SPS 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an enterprise portal solution for efficiently connecting people, teams and data. SharePoint Portal Server provides a central spot for your workers or customers to access, organize, share and manipulate useful information, documents, and applications and to communicate with other people. It enables faster and more intelligent decisions, more efficient sharing across teams and more streamlined business practices. The main goal of SharePoint Server is to bring together, in a relevant way, all of the many sources of knowledge accessible inside and outside a business network. Windows SharePoint Services connect workers, customers, teams and projects with the knowledge they’ve developed in a manner that makes data easy to locate, retrieve and re-use.
Progent's Microsoft-certified professionals can help you to evaluate the advantages of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, create test systems and rollout strategies, optimize your network infrastructure for local, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, train your IT management staff, create an enterprise-wide security plan, streamline network administration, help with creating applications, and generate and validate a disaster recovery/business continuity plan.
Progent's Power BI experts can assist your business to plan, deploy, manage, update or troubleshoot your Power BI environment. Progent can also assist you to prep your source data for Power BI reports and dashboards. Progent can show you how to implement and administer an on-premises, cloud based, or hybrid network model to run Power BI.
The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report service is an affordable service built around a phone interview with a Progent backup/recovery consultant. The interview is designed to help evaluate your organization's ability either to block ransomware or recover rapidly from a ransomware attack. Progent will consult with you personally to gather information about your current security profile and backup system, and Progent will then deliver a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report detailing how you can follow best practices to build a cost-effective security and backup/recovery environment that reduces your exposure to ransomware and aligns with your business requirements.