Onsite Service Available in Hayward, San Leandro, Union City, San Lorenzo, Castro Valley
Progent's IT consulting clients in the San Francisco East Bay area include software
developers, Internet technology companies, security firms, telecommunications companies, and back-office support divisions of
global companies. Businesses in the East Bay area require consistent and
in-depth support for mission-critical IT systems, fast response time
for on-site service, broad-based expertise, the ability to create easy-to-manage solutions, efficient and
affordable remote support, and Help Desk services.
To survive in this challlenging environment, many companies are attempting
to keep budgets under control by increasing productivity without compromising their IT
system. Progent offers professional, affordable and comprehensive outsourcing services and can
also supply Microsoft- and Cisco-certified experts on an as-needed basis so that your small business does not have to commit to
a large, permanent in-house IT organization.
Progent: The Microsoft Certified Information Technology Consulting Professionals
For more than two decades, Progent's network support engineers have been the premiere providers of budget-friendly Microsoft consulting, Cisco network technology expertise and advanced consulting assistance for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Whether your organization requires urgent technical help from a seasoned expert, a network consultant, or an application programmer, Progent is your best choice for IT services including email expertise,
system security testing and enhancement,
Help Desk support,
custom application design,
virtual server help,
online instruction for Microsoft Office applications, and
high availability system engineering.
As a Microsoft-authorized computer consulting company, Progent provides companies in the Hayward area world-class IT consulting services as well as online or on-premises technical help for networks powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology. Areas of expertise offered by Progent include Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and deployment expertise and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 migration help to build a firm foundation for your IT system, MS Exchange 2016 migration, Microsoft Exchange 2013 Server consulting and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 maintenance to establish an advanced email solution,
MS SharePoint management to facilitate teamwork,
SQL Server 2016 integration and development consulting and Microsoft SQL 2014 consulting to harness your vital information,
Dynamics GP software training for timely management reporting, and
Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM 2012) expertise and Operations Manager 2016 consulting services for 24x7 tracking the efficiency of your information system.
Progent can in addition provide Cisco qualified network consultants to help you optimize and support your connectivity infrastructure.
Additional onsite and online IT support provided by Progent to businesses in the city of Hayward include senior project management expertise, iPhone and iPad integration, Android phone and tablet integration, Blackberry support and Windows smart phone and tablet management, site surveys for Wi-Fi deployment, database management and application development services from certified Microsoft SQL consultants, Oracle DBAs and developers, and MySQL consultants, virtual server solutions from certified Windows Hyper-V consultants, VMware vSphere planning and deployment, VMware Site Recovery Manager application continuity planning, VMware NSX network virtualization design and management, and Citrix XenServer consultants, plus disaster recovery planning and testing.
ProSight Flat-rate Managed IT Services for Small and Mid-size Organizations
Progent offers a selection of budget-friendly, fixed-price services designed to enable small and mid-size businesses to benefit from the same advanced technology used by some of the world's top enterprises. Progent's ProSight suite of network management outsourcing services addresses all critical facets of modern networking including email content filtering, behavioral-based threat defense, automated backup and disaster recovery, infrastructure monitoring and management, virtual server cloud hosting, and network resources documentation management. ProSight managed services include:
ProSight Network Audits
- ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis tools to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely get by legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the entire malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
- ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Endpoint Security and Microsoft Exchange Email Filtering
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) managed services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint control, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's security and virtualization experts can help your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alarms that call for urgent action. Progent can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
- ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Disaster Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, when necessary, can help you to recover your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
- ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering and Data Leakage Protection
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of top information security companies to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that originates and ends within your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
- ProSight WAN Watch: Infrastructure Remote Monitoring and Management
Progentís ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it easy and inexpensive for smaller businesses to map out, track, optimize and troubleshoot their networking hardware such as switches, firewalls, and access points plus servers, printers, client computers and other networked devices. Incorporating cutting-edge Remote Monitoring and Management technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that infrastructure topology diagrams are kept updated, captures and manages the configuration of virtually all devices on your network, tracks performance, and sends alerts when problems are detected. By automating tedious management activities, WAN Watch can knock hours off common tasks like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, finding devices that need critical updates, or isolating performance problems. Find out more about ProSight WAN Watch infrastructure management consulting.
- ProSight LAN Watch: Server and Desktop Monitoring
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and desktop monitoring service that incorporates state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to keep your network running efficiently by checking the health of critical assets that power your information system. When ProSight LAN Watch detects an issue, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your specified IT staff and your Progent consultant so that all potential problems can be addressed before they have a chance to disrupt your network Learn more details about ProSight LAN Watch server and desktop remote monitoring consulting.
- ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting solution without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting provider. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
- ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, find and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and sharing all documents related to managing your business network like standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Progent's ProSight Network Audits offer a fast and affordable way for small and medium-size businesses to obtain an unbiased assessment of the overall health of their information system. Powered by a selection of the top remote monitoring and management (RMM) platforms available, and overseen by Progent's certified group of IT professionals, ProSight Network Audits help you see how closely the deployment of your essential infrastructure assets conform to industry leading practices. The Basic and Advanced options for ProSight Network Audit services are available at a low, one-time cost and provide instant ROI like a cleaner Active Directory (AD) environment. Both versions also include a year of advanced remote network monitoring and management. Benefits can include lower-cost management, improved compliance with government and industry security standards, more efficient utilization of network assets, faster troubleshooting, more dependable backup and recovery, and less downtime. Learn more about ProSight Network Audits network infrastructure assessment.
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report
Progent's ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report is a low-cost service centered on a phone discussion with a Progent backup/recovery expert. The fact-finding interview is intended to evaluate your company's preparedness to stop or recover rapidly following an attack by a ransomware strain such as Ryuk, WannaCry, MongoLock, or Locky. Progent will work with you directly to collect information concerning your existing antivirus tools and backup/recovery platform, and Progent will then deliver a custom Basic Security and Best Practices Report document describing how you can follow industry best practices to create an efficient security and backup system that aligns with your company's requirements. For details, refer to The ProSight Ransomware Preparedness Report.
Hybrid Cloud Integration
Progent can provide advanced online consulting to help organizations of all sizes integrate their information networks with popular public cloud platforms including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. Progent can help you to plan and administer hybrid environments that can include Windows and Linux operating systems and apps in both cloud-only systems or in hybrid topologies that utilize local resources along with cloud services. To assist you to incorporate public cloud services with physical datacenters, Progent offers a range of cloud integration services such as Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud design and integration consulting, Amazon AWS cloud integration support, and Amazon Web Marketing Service development and debugging. Progent has more than 15 years of experience providing advanced consulting services online, and Progent can make sure you complete your cloud migration initiatives quickly and affordably.
On-premises Consulting and Support Services Offered at the QTS Sacramento Internet Data Center
The QTS Data Center, previously called the Herakles Data Center, is located in the seismically-stable Natomas area of Sacramento, California. If you are currently using the QTS Data Center as a colocation site or if you are planning on migrating your primary or disaster recovery equipment to the QTS Sacramento Colocation Center, Progent offers a variety of affordable consulting services such as data center migration, equipment deployment and upgrades, network improvements, project management, virtual server expertise, offsite network monitoring, centralized network administration, application development, disaster recovery/business continuity planning and testing, security evaluation, and the support of Progent's Test Lab. To find out more, see Progent's onsite consulting support at the QTS Colocation Center.
Progent's Test and Design Lab is a lab at the QTS Colocation Center with a variety of advanced servers and network equipment that can be utilized remotely or on site to facilitate system testing, evaluations, performance modeling, repair, business continuity planning, education, and other purposes to help Progent's customers successfully carry out major projects. To learn more, refer to Progent's Test and Training Lab at the QTS Sacramento Data Center.
24x7 In Person Service Availability
Progent can provide optional 24x7 on-line or in person network support and information technology outsourcing services in these cities in your region:
- San Leandro
- Union City
- San Lorenzo
- Castro Valley
If your small business is in the San Francisco East Bay area
and you are looking for computer help, IT outsourcing, or advanced services from a Microsoft or Cisco certified engineer,
call 510-300-1400 or visit Contact Progent.