Progent can help your company to design and implement a smooth transition from a UNIX-based IT environment to a network based on Microsoft Windows and suited for supporting Microsoft's powerful office productivity software, business applications, and software development tools. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and software development experts can assist you to preserve your information and reduce business disruption by developing an effective transition strategy that preserves your current assets in UNIX application and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows transition support services available from Progent include analysis of current environment, migration strategy and validation, Microsoft Exchange migration support, data and application software transition, and processor and media transition and economization.
Lync 2013, rebranded Skype for Business, allows organizations of all sizes to create a manageable and protected communications environment that supports a BYOD computing model with instant messaging, presence, web meetings with app sharing and whiteboard, as well as IP-based and PSTN telephony across a wide range of desktop and handheld clients. Progent's certified Lync 2013 consultants and network integrators can help you to evaluate the business benefits of Lync Server 2013, create an on-premises, cloud-resident (via Microsoft Lync Online) or mixed model suitable for your present and long-term plans, deploy Lync 2013 so as to speed up your return on investment, and deliver live online and on-premises training to your IT team and end users. Progent offers expertise in key pieces of a Lync 2013 solution that include Windows Server, SQL Server and Exchange Server, and Progent can assist your organization to combine Lync Server 2013 with popular Office and Office 365 apps such as Outlook and PowerPoint.
Small to mid-sized businesses can now enjoy all the advantages of Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 and also have fast access to Progentís Microsoft certified network support experts. With Progent's economically priced network service packages, mid-size organizations can select a basic co-sourcing service program built around Operations Manager with network monitoring, reporting, Help Desk and online service or a comprehensive 24x7 outsourcing solution. Progent supports Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 to provide small business information systems enterprise-class reliability, security and productivity.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have 20 years of background providing e-mail and integrated email/telephony solutions for companies. Progent provides affordable Microsoft Exchange Server support services to strengthen email security and virus protection, provide high availability email, and implement remote and wireless email connectivity. Progentís Microsoft Exchange help and support services can aid you in designing and implementing a Microsoft Exchange upgrade or a migration from a legacy SMPT system or outdated Microsoft Exchange product such as Exchange 5.5 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010.
Progent offers affordable online and onsite consulting to assist businesses to move any portion of their core IT infrastructure to Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This can save management hassle and equipment costs and enable the use of Google's state-of-the-art machine learning technology. Progent can help you with every phase of Google Cloud Platform migration and troubleshooting including requirements analysis, preparedness evaluation, system design and review, testing, configuration, administration, performance optimization, licensing management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security and compliance.
Progent's Windows Server 2016 disaster recovery experts can help you to design a DR solution based on Microsoft's latest Failover Clustering tools including Cluster OS Rolling Upgrade for non-disruptive migration to Windows Server 2016, Storage Replica for crash-consistent Recovery Point Objective (RPO), Storage Spaces Direct for high-performance network-attached storage using commodity hardware, VM Load Balancing for enhancing the performance and fault-tolerance of Failover Clusters while minimizing capital investment and operational expenses, and Cloud Witness for easy, economical creation of a stretch cluster quorum witness.
Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help your business plan the deployment of Juniper SSG integrated firewall/VPN products, configure security policies to match your operational requirements, set up network OS software to streamline management processes, migrate from legacy Juniper products, and troubleshoot infrastructure issues.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can deliver affordable remote and onsite support to carry out your migration to Exchange Server 2010, generate extensive documentation of your upgraded messaging environment, train your network support team and end users to get them up to speed quickly on Exchange Server 2010, and offer continuing administrative services and engineering help. Progent's consultants can also help you migrate from Exchange 2010 to Exchange 2013 or Exchange Server 2016.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer online or onsite expertise to help companies of any size to design, implement, administer, and troubleshoot a backup/recovery system based on System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager. Progent can assist you to migrate from earlier releases of SCDPM or from a different backup/recovery system, and Progent can integrate your SCDPM 2012 deployment for onsite, cloud-based, or hybrid datacenters. Progent can provide occasional help for fixing particularly stubborn problems, or comprehensive project management services. Progent's consultants can also help you to design SCDPM 2012 into an enterprise-class disaster recovery strategy.
Progent's consultants can assist you to assess the value of Lync Server 2010 for your environment and can assist you to plan and carry out a deployment of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 that consolidates the administration of Instant Messaging and Presence and increases the output of your office staff, telecommuters, and smartphone users. Progent's consultant's can also help your company to carry out an efficient migration to Microsoft Lync Server from Microsoft Office Communications Server or Microsoft Live Communications Server, integrate Lync Server with Exchange, SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how you can use Lync Server to improve the collaborative capabilities of MS Office applications, and provide online seminars and ongoing technical support for Lync and other Microsoft platforms.
Progent uses an enterprise-class service reporting system that records and formats complete documentation for all billed support activities. Unlike many freelance consultants or local service organizations who provide scant documentation or details of services performed, every service delivered by Progent is accompanied by full documentation. Every Progent consultant has use of the service reports sent by each staff member to each customer. The discipline of documenting and archiving service activity results in more effective support and eliminates a slew of typical problems such as when a service customer is virtually held captive to a consultant who refuses to let go of vital service information.
Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains accounting includes analytics and reporting features that let you track all operations, sales and spending, and sales patterns with built-in drill-down, query, and reporting capabilities. Progent's Dynamics GP/Great Plains reporting support services can enable you to design reports that allow you to understand your business more thoroughly, turning raw data into useful business information. Progent is able to improve your reporting and business analysis by offering Crystal Reports consulting, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel programming. In addition to delivering reporting help, Progent can supply Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server help, and application experience with VBasic, XML and other development environments in order to offer specialized business software development and eCommerce applications that work seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP.
Progent's service specialists in Mac and Windows technology can help you integrate Mac and Windows systems into cohesive environments with resource sharing and workgroup functionality. Enabling productive co-existence among a mix of servers and workstations powered by Apple Mac OS and Microsoft Windows requires broad knowledge of and background with Mac and Windows products. Progent's background in Microsoft and Apple consulting makes it possible to offer expert support to businesses that depend on these platforms to keep their competitive edge. Progent's consultants can also assist you to integrate Apple's iPhones and iPads with your Windows network.
Progent can provide fast online support from Cisco-certified CCIE network infrastructure experts. Progent's CCIE consultants can connect to your environment via advanced remote diagnostic tools to deliver fast and economical troubleshooting and remediation of urgent network infrastructure problems.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the business value of Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 for your company, develop test environments and migration plans, optimize your network infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, private or public cloud-based, and partial-cloud environments, educate your IT management staff, create a corporate-wide security strategy, streamline IT administration, help with application development, and generate and test a DR/BC plan.
important characteristics of Dynamics GP accounting include a modular design that lets you buy only the components you require, a standardized architecture built on Microsoft technologies to safeguard your investment and provide a highly interconnected environment, enhanced reporting capabilities that allow you to monitor all operations, income and expenses and sales patterns, compatibility with Microsoft Office to enable access to business information, the ability to integrate information from almost any db software or workstation application into Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains, and an open design that makes it easy to develop specialized applications. Progent can show you how to set up and support a reliable, protected server and communications network to support Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains, and can provide expert GP/Great Plains support professionals to show you how to convert the advanced features of Dynamics GP accounting into a productive business solution.
Progent's certified professionals can assist you to evaluate the advantages of Windows Server 2012 R2 for your organization, develop pilot environments and migration plans, tune your infrastructure for on-premises, multi-site, cloud-based, and hybrid datacenters, educate your IT management team, create a corporate-wide security plan, automate network management, assist with creating applications, and generate and validate a DR/BC plan.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless infrastructure consultants can provide remote or onsite configuration and troubleshooting support to help you to design, implement, upgrade, optimize, administer and debug Aironet Wi-Fi AP deployments of any size or architecture. Progent's Cisco Wi-Fi controller experts can also assist you to combine your wireless ecosystem with your wired network infrastructure and cloud-hosted resources to create a seamless enterprise-wide connectivity foundation that is simple to administer and expand. Progent also can provide affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to determine the most efficient selection, location and setup of Aironet wireless access points to work with your unique workplace design, construction, and expected network traffic.
Progent's ProSight Virtual hosting services provide small and midsize companies a range of benefits such as lower capital costs, savings on operational expense, better executive focus, enterprise-class protection, enhanced availability, and business continuity.
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Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified Wi-Fi infrastructure experts offer remote or on-premises integration and troubleshooting support to help your organization to design, configure, update, tune, manage and debug Aironet Wi-Fi access point deployments of any scale or architecture. Progent's Cisco wireless controller consultants can also help you to combine your Wi-Fi ecosystem with your wired network and cloud-based resources to create an enterprise-wide connectivity solution that is easy to administer and expand. Progent also can provide affordable wireless site surveys to assist you to decide the most appropriate selection, placement and setup of Aironet wireless access points to work with your unique office layout, building structure, and anticipated workloads.
Progent can help you in any phase of your upgrade to Exchange 2019 such as configuring Windows Server 2019 Core as a host for Exchange; planning high availability system topology for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; migrating mailboxes; designing and configuring Windows Hyper-V; configuring hardware load balancing; building Database Availability Groups (DAGs) with MCDB solid-state caching; setting up Skype for Business 2019 for cloud voicemail; setting up collaboration with SharePoint; preparing firewalls; integration with Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook clients.
Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite consulting services for organizations of all sizes to assess the benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Skype for Business from any release of Lync Server or Microsoft Office Communications Server. Progent can assist you to design a local, cloud-based or mixed deployment; interface Skype for Business with SQL Server,Exchange Server, SharePoint Server and Office; set up high-availability solutions; interface Skype for Business with your PSTN gateway; and interface with other collaboration platforms such as Cisco Video Interop Server. Progent's certified information security experts can help you create and verify a security strategy for your Skype for Business solution that meets government and industry requirements.
Progent can help you to understand the many subscription plans offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you realize top business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-vendor networks that include Windows, macOS, and Linux operating systems. Progent can also help you to create and manage hybrid ecosystems that transparently integrate on-premises and cloud-based products and services.
Progent can deliver a broad range of cost-effective services to assist you to install, integrate, troubleshoot, and manage workstations and notebooks based on Windows, macOS and OS X, or popular versions of Linux. Progent can provide onsite or remote assistance for individual computers or notebooks or help your business to plan and implement a company-wide rollout of new or revised OS software and applications. Progent can also provide engineers and technicians to assist your company to prepare for and complete a company move or merger organized to produce minimal interruption to your business.
Years of experience delivering Microsoft support and Cisco network consulting has enabled Progent to build an unmatched capability for supporting branch offices that need network service with the flexibility associated with with small firms but which includes effective client interaction, thorough documentation, and compliance with enterprise IT protocols. If your enterprise maintains a branch office situated anywhere in California or any area served by Progent's engineers, Progent can offer a wide range of onsite and off-site IT support services and network architecture assistance.
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Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates major enhancements in critical areas such as speed, uptime, compliance, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective remote and on-premises services such as system design, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development services to enable businesses of all sizes to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
For Windows desktop virtualization, Progent offers the expertise of a Citrix-certified XenDesktop consultant who can assist your company to design a XenDesktop environment that maximizes the strategic value of your information network; integrate XenDesktop software with your servers, end-user computers, and printers; migrate your existing virtual desktop software to the latest releases of XenDesktop; and provide advanced online troubleshooting. Progent can also train your IT staff to adhere to best practices to manage your XenDesktop solution effectively.
Forefront TMG 2010 builds on the proven security capabilities of Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 and provides a easily administered Internet gateway that delivers a single-server platform for a variety of security functions including an application layer and network layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, antimalware, IPS, application proxy, VPN management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront TMG 2010 provides comprehensive web security logging and reporting features, permits custom reports generated by Microsoft SQL Server, integrates with Active Directory to streamline policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual server to lower costs and improve recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can assist you to design and carry out test and production implementations; integrate Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows 2008 R2, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, and SharePoint; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent can also help you to migrate smoothly to Forefront TMG 2010 from ISA Server.
Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants offer small and medium sized businesses IT consulting, maintenance, and troubleshooting services for Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server 2003. Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server is an advanced portal solution for efficiently connecting people, groups and data. SharePoint Portal Server provides a central location for your workers or customers to connect to, manage, distribute and interact with useful data, files, and software and to interact with one another. It allows faster and better decisions, more effective sharing across groups and more streamlined business practices. The main objective of SharePoint Server is to bring together, in a relevant way, all of the many sources of information accessible within and outside an organization. Windows SharePoint Services connect workers, clients, teams and major tasks with the information theyíve created in a manner that makes data easy to find, retrieve and apply.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-matching AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire threat progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks.
Progent's certified Internet Security and Acceleration Server consulting experts have long backgrounds developing ISA Server-based security installations for information systems with multiple offices, mobile users, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. Progent's Microsoft Firewall consultants can assist your company in planning and deploying an installation of ISA 2000 Server or ISA Server 2004 that meets your network protection needs without overly limiting your network accessibility. Progent's consulting professionals can help you migrate from Microsoft Proxy Server from Microsoft ISA 2000 to Microsoft ISA 2006 Enterprise Edition Server or ISA 2006 Standard Edition Server.
Progent can help your business in all facets of your upgrade to Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 including planning HA infrastructure for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid deployment; server and CAL licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2 or later; moving mailboxes; Hyper-V virtualization strategy; specifying storage capacity required for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing for high-availability client access services; designing, setting up and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint; preparing the firewall; creating SSL certs; providing client integration with Office 2010 or greater or Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web.
ProSight IT Asset Management is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect data related to your IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of the time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common location for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether youíre making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require as soon as you need it.
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight ASM protects on-premises and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete threat progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats.
Progent offers nationwide online help and troubleshooting services for businesses that operate Apple Mac OS X networks or whose IT systems feature a mix of macOS and Mac OS X with Microsoft technology. Progent's experts can provide Mac users a range of IT services such as desktop assistance, upgrading to the latest edition of OS X from other earlier editions of Apple macOS and Mac OS X, plus help with Apple macOS and Mac OS X application software. Progent's specialists in Apple technology can also assist you with iPhone and iPad synchronization and troubleshooting, or migrating to Apple's iCloud services. Remote technical support provides optimum leverage for your information technology budget by protecting user efficiency and shortening the time charged for computer repair services. Sophisticated online access tools and skilled technicians and engineers combine to enable Progent to solve most IT problems without squandering time and expense by traveling to your site. In the vast majority of cases your network problems can be dealt with over the phone or via a combination of phone support and remote access. Progent can make available Cisco CCIE network engineers and CISA premier security professionals to help you with the toughest network problems.
Progent's short-term IT staffing services allow businesses to respond to sudden increases in demand for network professionals without dealing with the expense and hassle that come with vetting and recruiting reliable technical help and without increasing your full-time head count.
Progent offers expert help for each phase of your Microsoft Exchange 2010 upgrade with services that include end-to-end project management, site analysis, project planning, specification of all new software and equipment needed, recommended vendor sourcing, system verification at customer site or at Progent's testing lab, managing temporary coexistence of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, implementation of the solution, deactivating the old system, and training for client's support group and users.
Colocation data centers allow companies to share enterprise-class data centers for hosting computer hardware that supports critical applications and services. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants can assist your business with all aspects of your colocation program including selecting and migrating to a colocation site, creating system architecture, defining hardware, on-site and remote maintenance, establishing online network administration, and education your support personnel.
Progent provides national remote technical support and troubleshooting services for businesses who operate Solaris environments or whose information systems feature a mix of Solaris and Microsoft Windows products. Remote network consulting offers optimum leverage for your information technology dollar by preserving client efficiency and shortening the hours billed for computer analysis and repair. Advanced remote support utilities and skilled technicians and engineers allow Progent to solve most IT issues without squandering time and money by going to your site. In the vast majority of situations your IT problems can be dealt with over the phone or through a mix of telephone support and online connectivity. Progent can offer the services of Cisco certified CCIE network engineers and CISM premier security professionals to assist with the toughest network issues.
With virtual server technology, companies can operate many virtual machines on a single actual server. Virtual server technology allows businesses to gain all the benefits of server segmentation, but without the expense associated with purchasing additional server equipment. Virtualization is also the enabling technology for building private clouds, which provide major advantages including lowering the costs of hardware, facilities, and administration while improving information protection, network reliability, and disaster recovery. Other important server management technologies are server monitoring utilities, Windows Server Update Services, and remote server management cards. Progent's certified server management consultants can help you in all areas of server consolidation and administration to allow your company to cut expenses and save time.
If your company computer system mixes Linux technology with MS Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a cohesive environment that allows all your OS platforms to run side by side for simple management, transparent dataflow, high availability, superior performance, and tight protection. Progent's Linux and Windows integration support offerings feature network architecture integration and support, support for Windows services for UNIX, online server monitoring and management, online network help and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Contact Center services.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide affordable remote and onsite support to implement your upgrade to Exchange 2010, generate extensive documentation of your new email system, educate your network support team and users to get them ramped up rapidly on Exchange 2010, and offer ongoing management services and technical help. Progent's consultants can also assist you to upgrade from Microsoft Exchange 2010 to Exchange Server 2013 or Exchange 2016.
Progent's expert consultants can help you design and implement an efficient in-place Exchange Server 2007 migration plan that minimizes network disruption, simplifies long-term service requirements, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 easy to manage. For complex multiple server or multi-site migrations, Progent has the experience to finish your project quickly and economically. Progent's Microsoft Exchange 2007 support, repair, and design services include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange 2007 Server that are in keeping with your business goals.
Progent offers online and onsite consulting to assist you with any facet of BI reporting from debugging or enhancing applications to designing and deploying an advanced BI solution. Progent's management reporting consultants can assist you to support your existing BI environment, help you to migrate databases and applications from a legacy reporting platform to a modern solution, and deliver custom online mentoring tailored to your specific needs. Progentís business reporting professionals offer experience in the leading BI reporting and visualization platforms including the SQL Server business intelligence stack (SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS), Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx, Microsoft Access, Crystal Reports, Power BI, Excel business analytics add-ins such as Power Pivot and Power View, Report Designer and Report Builder.
Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers can deliver affordable remote and onsite support to implement your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2010, produce extensive documentation of your upgraded email environment, educate your network support team and users to get them ramped up quickly on Microsoft Exchange 2010, and offer ongoing administrative services and technical help. Progent's consultants can also assist you to upgrade from Exchange Server 2010 to Exchange 2013 or Exchange 2016.
Progent's Microsoft-certified failover clustering consultants can help you to assess the advantages of deploying Microsoft Windows Server 2012 clustering technology to build an advanced high-availability/disaster recovery strategy, help your organization to plan and install a Windows Server 2012 environment, deliver online and on-premises consulting services and engineering support for failover clusters composed of physical servers or virtual machines, and show you how to automate the administration of clustered servers.
Email Guard from Postini offers constantly updated spam and virus blocking, content filtering, and security from e-mail-borne DHA attacks and DSA attacks. Progent is a Postini aggregator and service firm. If your company is too small to qualify for a standard Postini license, you can still get the use of Postiniís Perimeter Manager services via Progentís E-Mail Guard spam filtering and anti-virus service offering. Progentís certified email security professionals can show you how to create an email security strategy that incorporates spam filtering and virus protection technologies and policies.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified networking consultants offer high-level support for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (previously CallManager). Progent can help you to integrate VoIP phones, design dial plans, configure SIP trunking and PSTN connections, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and design UCS server failover solutions.
Progentís Wireless Site Survey helps you to design and implement a wireless network adapted to your facilities, providing you a wireless solution that delivers the reception, speed, load-handling capability, Quality of Service, data protection, and roaming ability your company needs. Progent's Wireless Site Survey services are offered either as an affordable remote service or as a more detailed onsite service.
Progent's Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Data Center can be used for piloting line-of-business applications, creating cost-effective migration methodologies, evaluating and tuning performance, planning or validating disaster recovery solutions, resolving compatibility issues, and building training systems for the latest products and technologies. For Progent clients who lack sufficient in-house resources to configure proper test environments, Progent's Test and Training Lab cuts capital costs and engineering risk while keeping vital IT initiatives on schedule.