Microsoft Windows 7 offers desktop and notebook clients unprecedented levels of speed, safety, reliability, functionality, energy efficiency, and intuitive operation. Improvements built into this powerful release of Microsoft's flagship product include faster initialization, shut down, and wakeup from sleep mode; easier LAN configuration and file and printer sharing; centralized device management; plus advanced touch-screen support. Window 7 also represents a new era in 64-bit client computers and provides companies an attractive opportunity to upgrade into the new generation of information technology.
How Progent's Certified Engineers Can Assist Your Company to Assess Microsoft Windows 7
Progent's certified consultants can help your company to pilot Microsoft Windows 7 to confirm application and driver compatibility and to check its performance and reliability running in your environment. Progent can also help you to estimate the likely strategic advantages of adopting Windows 7. If Windows 7 fits your business strategy, Progent can assist you to design and implement a smooth migration to Microsoft Windows 7 from a your current version of Windows. Progent also offers assistance with upgrading to Windows 8.1 or migrating to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or from earlier releases of Windows.
Progent's consultants can provide a range of affordable services to improve the productivity, reliability, protection, speed, and maintainability of IT networks that include workstations based on Microsoft Windows 7:
PC Desktop Support Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified desktop support experts can deliver a broad range of affordable services to help your business to deploy, integrate, repair, and administer desktop PCs and notebooks powered by Windows. Progent can provide onsite or remote help for single computers or laptops or help you to design and implement a company-wide rollout of Windows 7. Progent can also configure Office or Microsoft Dynamics applications on your client PCs so they communicate efficiently with other Microsoft programs, products from third-party publishers, business servers, and key services network-wide. Progent can also provide consultants and technicians to assist you to prepare for and complete a site relocation or consolidation designed to cause the least possible disruption of your productivity.
Helpdesk Services and Expertise
Progent's Standard Help Desk Services provide small businesses a complete solution that handles all aspects of remote desktop support from service requests through trouble ticket generation, screen sharing, progress tracking, problem solving, and reporting. Progent offers call desk services at a significant discount from Progent's regular Level 1 desktop service rates, and Progent can provide the option of rapid on-demand escalation to subject matter experts to handle challenging issues. For details, see Online Help Desk Services for Small Businesses.
Configuration Management Automation
Progent's network management professionals can help you create a computer system built on Windows 7 PCs that is easy to manage. Progent's engineers have extensive backgrounds providing companies of any size System Center Configuration Manager expertise to streamline IT management's processes, increase system protection, boost efficiency by ensuring that all application updates are installed, enforce software licensing compliance, and track characteristics of application use to allow a more efficient purchasing plan. Also, Progent can help you to execute a smooth upgrade to an up-to-date release of System Center Configuration Manager for better management automation and can assist your business to plan and implement a Windows Server 2019 migration, Windows Server 2016 upgrade or Windows Server 2012 R2 migration to create a modern environment for change management. For Office 365 users, Progent offer Intune consulting support for centralized cloud-based management of Windows 7 computers as well as mobile handhelds powered by iOS, Google Android, or Windows operating systems.
Security Inventory Scanning and Evaluation Packages
Progent's certified security engineers can provide a variety of cost-effective small business security inventory packages and enterprise security evaluation service packages designed to give businesses of all sizes a chance to receive an independent look at the strength of their security profile. These packages vary from an ultra-affordable external security scan and evaluation package for small companies up to a high-level package for enterprises who need comply with security standards demanded by government regulators or by vendors. For each security assessment bundle, engineers with high-level security accreditations evaluate and report on collected data and provide recommendations for effective improvements.
Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Preparation
Progentís consulting professionals can help you to configure a fault-tolerant network architecture that offers features such as Windows Hyper-V clustering, redundant Internet connections, system load balancing, and strategic collocation sites. Progent offers the services of Microsoft and Cisco-Certified network engineers who can help you benefit from virtual machines to enhance availability. Progent can also show you how to create a comprehensive disaster recovery strategy that incorporates scheduled disaster recovery evaluations and testing.
Wireless Smartphone Support and Workstation Synchronization
Progent's smartphone integration specialists can show you how to incorporate smartphones and tablets into your information network by providing solutions for synchronization between smartphones and tablets and Windows 7 PCs and secure connectivity between mobile wireless devices and Exchange Server and Microsoft SQL Server. Support available from Progent includes Apple iPhone integration and management, Google Android smartphone integration and management, and Blackberry troubleshooting. Progent's RIM BlackBerry experts can show you how to plan, deploy, manage, and support network systems that combine BlackBerry BES Server along with Windows 7 desktops.
64-bit Transitioning Consulting for Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Servers
Microsoft Windows 7 is available in a 64-bit version that represents a new standard for workstation reliability and performance. Unfortunately, for most businesses the transition to 64-bit processing is challenging due to the need to make a new installation on each desktop. This involves re-installing programs, backing up and restoring data files, and running 64-bit drivers. Although businesses in most cases already have 64-bit PCs, the work required to take full advantage of this resource appears excessively difficult. But because Windows 7 often calls for a from-scratch installation, this can be a great time to move up to 64-bit reliability and performance, which you can do with little if any more effort. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have in-depth backgrounds designing and performing major, minimally disruptive operating system upgrades of in-place desktops and can assist your business leverage your network dollars by making the transition to Microsoft Windows 7 and to 64-bit computing at the same time.
Live Online Classes for Microsoft Office and Office 365 Applications
Progent provides live online instruction for a range of desktop applications and environments including Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Acrobat Writer, Adobe Photoshop CS, Crystal Reports, and Windows 10. Live online instruction offers the benefits of traditional in-person sessions, including immediate interaction between clients and trainers, but avoids the costs of travel and the challenge of attempting to accommodate the schedules of multiple trainees. Offered to single students or groups of all sizes, virtual training permits the instructor to conduct the seminar from a remote office and the clients can be dispersed across an office or across the country. Virtual instruction deploys powerful teaching mechanisms like broadcast white boards, electronic hand-raising, and collaborative desktops. Sessions can be brief and personalized for specific subjects or longer in duration and wider in coverage. Teachers and students can go through problems individually or as a class.
For more details about Progent's support for Microsoft Windows 7, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.