The QTS (formerly Herakles) Colocation Center facility is situated in the earthquake-neutral Natomas neighborhood of Sacramento, CA. If your business is now using the QTS data center as a colocation facility or if your company is planning on moving your main or offsite backup system to the Herakles data center, Progent can provide a variety of budget-friendly services that include data center relocation, system installation and upgrades, infrastructure improvements, project management services, virtual server configuration, remote network monitoring, streamlined network administration, software programming, disaster recovery/business continuity planning and testing, data security assessment, and the use of the Progent Test Lab.
Progent's Microsoft certified support team can show you how to design and implement a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2003 migration strategy that avoids network downtime, simplifies long-term service demands, and makes your Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server easy to manage. For complex multi-server or multi-site migrations, Progent has the knowledge and experience to finish your move rapidly and economically. Progent's Exchange 2003 help, repair, and consulting offerings include expertise with the configuration of outside vendor enhancements of Exchange 2003 Server that are in keeping with your business needs.
Cisco's Catalyst wireless controllers simplify the administration of Wi-Fi LANs by unifying the configuration and control of Wi-Fi APs, optimizing Wi-Fi throughput by limiting the impact of radio frequency congestion, improving wireless availability with rapid auto-failover, and hardening data security by identifying cyber threats and analyzing traffic content based on user type and location. Progent can help you to deploy Cisco wireless LAN controller appliances to manage and monitor Wi-Fi networks of all sizes. Progent can help you to administer and troubleshoot your current Cisco-based Wi-Fi solution or carry out a smooth transition to Cisco's modern wireless controller solutions.
Progent imposes no minimum fee and requires no retainer for services provided during regular working hours. Progent's small granularity avoids large bills for quick fixes so you will not be forced to allow less critical problems to stay unaddressed.
Progent offers the support of certified engineers and experienced software developers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network architects, disaster recovery/business continuity specialists, and data security professionals to help your business to assess the potential benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and define a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineer can assist you to plan and deploy Juniper Firewall and VPN platforms, optimize and troubleshoot your infrastructure, and migrate smoothly from discontinued equipment to the latest releases. Progent's Junos OS engineers can also offer support for Juniper's premier network control software to help your business to simplify the management and strengthen the protection of your Juniper VPN devices firewalls, and routers. Progent also has broad experience supporting Juniper's NetScreen OS and ScreenOS operating system productss and can assist you manage networks that include a mix of Juniper's software platforms.
Progent’s Cisco-Certified technology experts provide professional PIX Firewall support services covering architecture, implementation and support of Cisco firewall and Cisco security technology. The Cisco PIX 500 Security Appliance Series of Cisco firewalls delivers strong user and software policy enforcement, mutlivector attack security, and secure access services. Ranging from small, plug-and-play desktop appliances for small offices and home offices to modular gigabit products, Cisco PIX firewalls offer a healthy combination of security, performance and reliability for business environments of all sizes. PIX firewalls are build around a proven, specially designed operating system, PIX OS, minimizing possible OS-specific security vulnerabilities. The Cisco PIX Firewall has received ICSA Firewall and IPsec certification as well as Common Criteria EAL4 evaluation status. PIX firewalls deliver multiple integrated security and connectivity services, including powerful application-aware firewall services, Voice over IP and digital media security, multi-site and remote-access IPsec VPN connectivity, intelligent networking services, and extensive management tools. Progent’s Cisco experts can show you how to choose and integrate any Cisco PIX 500 Series firewalls including the Cisco PIX 501 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506 Firewall, the Cisco PIX 506E, PIX 515 Firewalls, the PIX 515E Firewall, the Cisco PIX 520 Firewall, Cisco PIX 525 Firewalls and the Cisco PIX 535.
Microsoft Lync Server 2010 supports IM, Presence, audio and video conferencing, desktop sharing, and both IP-based and PSTN calling. Microsoft Lync 2010 can enhance the capability of Exchange, SharePoint Server and Office desktop or Office 365 and simplify administration via integration with Active Directory. Lync can also cut capital and operational costs by eliminating Voice-over-IP hardware and subscription fees, PBX systems, or legacy video conferencing technology. Progent's certified IM and Presence consultants can provide remote and onsite support services to help you to maintain and troubleshoot your current Lync Server 2010 environment or assess the benefits of migrating from Lync Server 2010 to Skype for Business, which is the renamed and revamped release of the product. Progent can also help your organization to plan and carry out a smooth Skype for Business migration.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants can provide businesses of any size consulting, troubleshooting, and development expertise for SharePoint Server and SharePoint Online. Microsoft SharePoint is an enterprise solution that uses web-based technology for intelligently connecting people, teams and data. Microsoft SharePoint offers a central spot for your employees or customers to connect to, organize, share and manipulate useful data, documents, and applications and to interact with one another. Microsoft SharePoint enables faster and better decisions, more efficient sharing across teams and more economical business practices. Windows SharePoint Services connect workers, clients, teams and projects with the data they’ve developed in a way that makes data convenient to locate, download and apply. Progent's certified SharePoint experts can assist you to maintain your current SharePoint solution or migrate to the current version of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Progent's consultants have supported Dynamics GP and Great Plains ERP software for nearly two decades and Progent has provided system integration, software development, education, and troubleshooting since the platform's original release. Progent can provide advanced expertise for updating legacy Dynamics GP/Great Plains ERP systems. Progent can help you to plan, validate, and implement a cost-effective upgrade from a a legacy release of GP to the latest release of Dynamics GP.
Progent offers small businesses a pair of ultra-affordable security inventory scanning packages that include, at a preset price, remotely managed inventory scans of your network security profile which are analyzed by certified security specialists who assess the data collected by the remote scan, deliver unbiased summaries of your current security vulnerability, and make recommendations for remediation. Progent offers two non-overlapping network security evaluation packages for external and internal security testing that are priced to fit the restricted budgets of small businesses while offering enterprise-quality evaluations of your network's vulnerability to attack.
Progent can provide cost-effective online consulting services for all editions of Office Access including desktop and browser-based versions and offers expert help for Access application development, database migration, performance optimization, report design, and maintenance. Progent also offers custom online training for Office Access programming and database administration.
Microsoft Windows 8.1 is engineered to run on computers from smart phones and slates to engineering workstations. An abundance of new and improved features, such as touch screen interface and iconic live tiles user interface, offer a wide range of benefits for organizations who understand how to exploit them. Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can assist get your business up the learning curve with Microsoft Windows 8.1 and show you how to gain significant competitive advantage from the product's many technical enhancements.
Progent's Microsoft-certified Intune consultants can assist you to understand the business case for adopting Microsoft Intune for managing your portable computers including notebooks, smartphones, and tablets powered by Windows, iOS, and Android. Progent can assist you to configure security policies, set up test environments to evaluate the benefits of Intune for your environment, deploy Intune throughout your enterprise, combine Intune with SCCM for unified change management, and maintain your Microsoft Intune solution.
Even if your business has a minimal network services group and a modest IT budget, your information network can still feature the same high reliability and responsiveness that once required a substantial internal service group. Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services for small businesses combine the experience of world-class Microsoft-expert and Cisco-premier network professionals, the latest network management software for proactive monitoring and threshold alarms, and economical service programs such as a help desk service to keep your mission-critical business applications and servers operating.
Progent is committed to knowledge transfer from Progent's support experts to customers. By teaching clients to handle problems that are within their comfort zone, Progent is able to focus on providing hard-to-find services where Progent faces few competitors. Medium-size companies who utilize familiar freelance consultants or who employ internal support staffs benefit when Progent passes on information about new technology and proven processes to make their IT environments more reliable, secure, and productive.
Microsoft Dynamics GP software offers analysis and reporting capabilities that let you track all business processes, revenues and expenses, and market trends with integrated drill-down, inquiry, and reporting functions. Progent's Dynamics GP reporting consulting services can help you design reports that let you analyze your business more completely, turning uncooked data into valuable business information. Progent can enhance your reporting and business analysis by providing Crystal Reports consulting, FRx help, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to offering reporting consulting, Progent can provide Microsoft .NET consulting, Microsoft SQL Server help, and application design with VBasic, XML and other development environments in order to offer specialized business application development and eCommerce solutions that integrate seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Progent's Wireless Consulting Services provide a convenient, affordable option for businesses of any size to configure, manage, monitor and troubleshoot advanced wireless network technology. For 802.11n and the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi environments, Progent can show you how to plan and install appliances like Cisco's Aironet and Meraki wireless access points and wireless controllers. For wireless messaging and online business applications, Progent can help with Apple IOS iPhones, Apple iPads, Google Android smartphones, and Windows phones and tablets.
For large organizations, Progent can leverage in-house IT staffs by offering extensive background in deploying critical Microsoft and Cisco technologies. Progent's certified experts can provide Enterprise Active Directory help, Exchange Server 2010 support, SharePoint expertise, and Microsoft SQL Server help. For the nationwide or worldwide businesses with branch offices, Progent can perform as a transparent nearby extension of corporate network management. Progent’s enterprise support services include corporate-wide security, online branch office support, network design, Sarbanes Oxley conformance, project management, and world-class support for multi-site office environments powered by Enterprise Windows. Progent can provide on-site consultants and technicians to assist with a campus move or office move, or a system designer to help with building or using an Internet Data Center or Hosting Facility.
Progent's Data Center engineers can help you find fault-tolerant data centers that meet the specific needs of your company. Fault tolerant Internet Data Centers are especially appealing to small organizations due to of their affordability and convenience in comparison to taking a do-it-yourself strategy. Attempting to build an on-site data center that offers even a basic degree of fault tolerance is financially prohibitive for most small companies. Progent is ready to help you get all the advantages of high availability data centers and fault tolerant colo sites by offering a complete array of consulting and support services.
Progent can assist your business in all phases of your migration to Exchange 2016 including planning HA system topology for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; CAL licensing compliance for Exchange and Windows Server 2012 R2+; moving mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; specifying storage requirements for your virtual machines, mailbox databases and logs; configuring hardware load balancing for fault-tolerant CAS services; designing, configuring and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and Database Availability Groups (DAGs); integration with SharePoint; updating the firewall; resolving SSL issues; performing client remediation with Office desktop or Microsoft Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Fortinet next-generation firewalls are industry leaders in offering best-in-class throughput for SSL inspection. Progent's Fortinet FortiGate firewall consultants can help your business to integrate your Fortinet firewalls to protect your digital resources at the network perimeter, within the data center, at branch locations, and in the cloud.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is an important step forward in making information networks more protected and fault tolerant, simpler to virtualize and administer, higher performing, and able to offer a better environment for web hosting and development. Progent can help your business benefit fully from the enhancements built into Windows Server 2008 by providing Microsoft-certified consulting, technical support, training, temporary staffing, network monitoring, and security services.
Remote continuous network monitoring, proactive alerts, and actionable analytical reporting are crucial to maintaining the proper operation of your IT system and avoiding preventable and expensive downtime. Remote Monitoring and Management technology has progressed so far that companies of any size can get a degree of network stability that was once reserved for large enterprises. Progent offers several RMM solutions delivered as economical service packages created to assist you to identify and resolve a an array of IT network issues before they can hurt your business.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote or in-person expertise to help companies of all sizes to design, implement, manage, and troubleshoot a backup-and-restore solution built around System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2012). Progent's consultants can assist you to upgrade from earlier releases of Data Protection Manager or from a different backup system, and Progent can optimize your Data Protection Manager deployment for onsite, cloud-based, or hybrid environments. Progent can provide as-needed help for resolving especially stubborn issues, or full project management services. Progent's consultants can also help your business to incorporate Data Protection Manager into a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.
Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can deliver a range of consulting services to assist companies of any size to deploy, administer, and troubleshoot networks that incorporate workstations, laptops, tablets, or smartphones powered by Microsoft Windows 8.1. For enterprise customers, Progent's senior project managers can assist to design and configure test environments to assess Microsoft Windows 8.1 and plan and implement Windows 8.1 migration projects following leading practices.
Progent's Wi-Fi site survey services help you to design, implement and troubleshoot a Wi-Fi LAN adapted to your facilities, providing your business a wireless solution that has the coverage, performance, capacity, data protection, and hand-off capability your business needs.
Progent's Cisco certified network infrastructure experts have extensive experience helping Internet Service Providers to design, implement, manage, optimize, and debug fault-tolerant, extensible network environments suitable for public networks.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting engineers can help your organization to assess the value of Microsoft Exchange 2010 for your business and can help you to design and carry out a smooth migration to Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 from Exchange 2003 or Exchange 2007 that will provide fast ROI by improving your productivity, lowering the cost of hardware and service, streamlining management, and integrating your vital communications technologies.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, web-aware database and data analysis solution that enables the fast creation of cutting-edge enterprise-class applications that can provide your business a critical competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features core support for XML and the ability to communicate across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, with an average of more than over 10 years of background helping with Microsoft integration, assures you success in planning, deploying and administering Microsoft SQL Server applications that are well connected with other applications powered Microsoft's .NET environment.
Progent's Citrix consultants can assist you to design, install, administer, and troubleshoot a virtual application delivery and management solution based on XenApp. Progent's Cisco CCIE network consultants can help you optimize your infrastructure for distributing server-side and client-side applications, and Progent's remote datacenter support consultants can help your organization to administer and support a remote datacenter that offers high availability, enhanced protection, and rapid disaster recovery.
Progent's Palo Alto Networks firewall experts can show you how to choose, configure, and manage Palo Alto Networks firewall appliances to create a modern cybersecurity ecosystem that extends across your on-premises and cloud resources and guards all users anywhere with any endpoint device.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide computer help and IT consulting services for Microsoft .NET Servers and programs and for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2003. Progent’s support professionals can show you how to design, integrate, maintain and administer the entire family of Windows .NET Servers including Microsoft SQL Server 2012, Microsoft ISA Server, Small Business Server, Exchange Server, SharePoint, Hyper-V, Lync Server, Microsoft Project Server, and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager.
Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-certified consulting experts can help you to determine the value of Exchange Server 2010 for your company and can help you to plan and carry out an efficient upgrade to Exchange 2010 from Exchange 2003 or Exchange 2007 that will offer fast ROI by improving your productivity, lowering the expense of hardware and service, streamlining management, and integrating your key communications platforms.
Progent’s colocation center support services are designed for businesses with hardware housed at Internet Data Centers or data center colo hosting facilities and in need of on-demand in-person help at the colocation site plus off-site help from Microsoft and Cisco Premier Certified experts. Progent provides a complete array of IDC and data center and collocation consulting services such as network topology analysis, Windows and Linux server integration and maintenance, tech support for server and communications networking, design and deployment of high availability systems, architecting and deploying layered security defenses, firewall integration and troubleshooting, configuring load balancing environments, and planning fault tolerant server and storage cluster systems.
System Center Configuration Manager automates application and device deployment at scale, centralizes security and compliance settings control, inventories network assets, guards against company data leakage, performs health monitoring, allows secure end-user self service, and offers a common control mechanism for administering multi-operating system ecosystems running on-premises, cloud-centric, or hybrid deployment models. Progent's Microsoft-certified Configuration Manager consulting team and Azure cloud experts can help your organization with any facet of planning, installing, using and troubleshooting a SCCM solution for on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environments.
If your business has a UNIX, Linux, or Solaris environment or a multi-OS computer system, Progent's CISM and CISSP-certified consultants can help your whole organization in a broad array of security topics including security administration procedures, security architecture and strategies, connection management products and techniques, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, communications, network and Internet security, and disaster recovery planning. CISM and ISSAP define the core skills and worldwide standards of knowledge that network security managers are required to possess. These certification give executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISA or CISM certification have demonstrated the background and knowledge to deliver world-class security management and consulting services.
Progent's certified consultants offers remote and on-premises consulting expertise to assist you to manage, support, and troubleshoot computers powered by Microsoft Windows 7 and also offers help with migrating to Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 from Windows 7. Progent can provide support for management automation, security and compliance, disaster recovery, remote connectivity, mobile device integration, wireless configuration, and remote network monitoring and alerts.
Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network experts can help your company to manage your existing PIX 500 or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent can also assist your company to plan, integrate, tune, administer and debug firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services
Progent’s Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to update your desktops from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can help you to understand the costs and advantages of moving to 64-bit desktop computing, plan an efficient migration process that reduces business interruptions, and deliver economical, expert online support to assist your company to configure 64-bit PC desktop operating systems and application programs on your existing hardware.
Progent uses a sophisticated support reporting system that records and organizes detailed documentation for all billed services. Unlike some freelance consultants or local service firms who offer minimal documentation or details of services done, every service provided by Progent is accompanied by full documentation. Every Progent consultant has access to the support reports sent by each staff member to every client. The practice of detailing and archiving service records results in more efficient support and avoids a variety of typical misfortunes such as when a support customer is effectively held hostage to a consultant who won’t let go of vital service information.
Progent's Microsoft certified engineers can assist your company to pilot Windows 7 to verify application compatibility and to check its speed and stability working in your environment. Progent can also help you to evaluate the potential business benefits of moving to Microsoft Windows 7. If Windows 7 makes sense for your business, Progent can assist you to plan and implement a non-disruptive upgrade to Microsoft Windows 7 from a previous release of Microsoft Windows.
Progent can assist companies of any size to migrate all or part of their computing infrastructure to the Microsoft Azure cloud. This can simplify IT management and reduce equipment investments. Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can assist you to understand the advantages and restrictions of different cloud networking models you can use with Azure. Progent can show you how to administer cloud-based or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and resources and ensure that you sidestep the common mistakes small organizations make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can help you to configure VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, utilize cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and automate backup-and-recovery services with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to prepare firewalls and VPN connections and also to integrate Apple iOS devices and Android smartphones and tablets.
Server growth puts pressure on network budgets and management resources. Server consolidation via a virtual architecture promises lower total cost of ownership of hardware and faster return on investment, more efficient use of servers, simplified operations, enhanced system availability, and easier manageability. Common usage scenarios for virtual servers include hardware consolidation, economical hosts for line-of-business legacy applications running on outdated operating systems, and inexpensive quarantine of program development or evaluation environments from on-line systems.
Progent can help your company to plan and execute an efficient migration from a Sun Solaris-powered IT system to a network powered by MS Windows and capable of running Microsoft's familiar office productivity products, commercial applications, and software development platforms. Progent's Sun Solaris, Windows and Cisco consultants and application experts can show you how to preserve your information and minimize business disruption by designing an effective migration strategy that protects your existing investments in Solaris application and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows transition support services available from Progent include analysis of current infrastructure, migration strategy and validation, MS Exchange migration expertise, data and application migration, and processor and media migration and consolidation.
NetDocuments (NetDocs) is a cloud-based document management system (DMS) built specifically for legal workflows. Progent can provide remote guidance from NetDocuments consultants who can assist legal departments and law firms to plan, configure, administer, tune, or debug a document management system environment powered by NetDocs.
Progent is one of the most experienced IT consulting firms for integrating email solutions powered by Microsoft Exchange 2000. Progent is skilled in helping small companies get all the advantages of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 for common scenarios such as updating from Microsoft Exchange 5.5 Server, moving from an ISP-based or POP3 e-mail environment, and outsourcing your Microsoft Exchange 2000 management.
Progent's Juniper-authorized NetScreen engineer can help your company to install and integrate NetScreen 5000 series routers, upgrade from older NetScreen devices to more current Juniper technologies, and repair infrastructure problems in all-Juniper or mixed-technology systems.
Progent can help your business in any and all facets of your upgrade to Exchange Server 2016 such as designing high availability (HA) architecture for a local, Microsoft cloud connected or hybrid environment; licensing compliance for Exchange Server and Windows Server 2012 R2+; migrating mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V strategy; determining mass storage capacity required for your virtual machines (VMs), databases and logs; setting up HLB for fault-tolerant client access services; designing, building and validating Exchange Servers and Windows Servers and DAG groups; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing your firewall; creating SSL certs; performing client remediation with Office 2010 or greater or Office 365; and configuring Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent uses a sophisticated service reporting system that records and formats complete documentation for all billed support activities. Unlike some freelance consultants or local service organizations who offer scant documentation or specifics of tasks performed, every service provided by Progent is accompanied by comprehensive documentation. Every Progent consultant has access to the service reports sent by every consultant to each customer. The discipline of documenting and archiving support activity allows more efficient service and avoids a slew of typical misfortunes such as when a service customer is effectively held captive to a consultant who refuses to release the keys to the kingdom.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway builds on the proven security technologies of Microsoft ISA Server 2006 and offers a centrally administered web gateway that acts as a single-server solution for an array of security functions including an multi-layer firewall, URL filtering, antimalware, IPS, reputation services, VPN control, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway includes comprehensive web security reporting features, permits customized reporting powered by SQL Server, works with Active Directory to streamline policy enforcement, and can be operated as a virtual machine to lower expenses and improve availability. Progent's Microsoft engineers can help your company to design and carry out pilot and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 with Windows 2008, AD, Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server 2010, and SharePoint 2010; set up Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 to operate on a virtual server with Microsoft Windows Hyper-V; and provide continuing consulting 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.
Remote 24x7 monitoring, proactive alarms, and actionable reports are crucial to maintaining the proper operation of your IT system and eliminating preventable and expensive disruptions. Remote Monitoring and Management technology has advanced to the point that companies of any size can afford a degree of protection that was previously limited to large enterprises. Progent can provide several Remote Monitoring and Management solutions available as economical service packages designed to assist you to identify and fix a an array of IT network problems before they can disrupt productivity.
Progent's expert support team can help you define and deploy a smooth in-place Exchange Server 2007 upgrade strategy that minimizes network downtime, simplifies long-term service requirements, and makes your Exchange Server 2007 easy to administer. For complex multi-server or multi-location migrations, Progent has the knowledge and experience to complete your project quickly and affordably. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 help, repair, and design services include assistance with the configuration of outside vendor add-ons to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and the creation of unified messaging implementations based on Exchange Server 2007.
Exchange Server 2013 includes significant improvements to the capabilities of its predecessor Exchange Server 2010 and introduces powerful new features as well as a redesigned architecture. These improvements affect key IT areas including manageability, high availability (HA), compliance, operational costs, teamwork, scalability, performance, compatibility, and productivity. Progent's certified Exchange Server 2013 consulting professionals can help you evaluate the potential business benefits of upgrading to Microsoft Exchange Server 2013, create a cost-effective test and rollout strategy, and educate your IT team to maintain your Exchange 2013 environment. Progent can also provide ongoing online consulting and management services for Microsoft Exchange Server 2013.
If your company has a Solaris network or a multi-OS IT environment, Progent's CISM and ISSAP-premier consultants can help your entire enterprise in a wide array of security areas including security management procedures, security architecture and models, access control systems and methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, communications, infrastructure and Internet security, and disaster recovery preparedness. CISM and ISSAP stipulate the core competencies and international standards of knowledge that network security professionals are expected to possess. These accreditations give executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM, CISSP or ISSAP certification have demonstrated the experience and knowledge to offer world-class security management and consulting services.
Progent's short-term IT staffing services enable businesses to respond to sudden increases in demand for IT professionals without dealing with the costs and hassle associated with vetting and hiring reliable technical workers and without increasing your permanent workforce.
Les Kent has a 35-year history of effective technology integration, corporate administration, sales, and operations. He has demonstrated a knack for developing elegant information technology solutions in his roles as as a system architect, application developer, project manager, implementation consultant, and troubleshooter for small businesses, start-ups, and global corporations.
Progent's CISM-certified security consultants can help you safeguard your Mac network through expert services including running security tests, clean up after virus and denial of service attacks, setting up firewalls, integrating safe off-site and mobile access, installing automated programs for defense against viruses, spam, and malware, and developing a company-wide security plan appropriate for the particular objectives of your business network.
If your office computer system combines UNIX, Linux or Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can help you to incorporate your computers into a unified environment that allows all your OS platforms to coexist for easy administration, seamless dataflow, high dependability, enhanced performance, and strong protection. Progent's UNIX/Linux/Solaris and Microsoft Windows coexistence support services include IT infrastructure configuration and service, support for Windows services for UNIX, remote network monitoring and management, remote technical support and troubleshooting, in-person technical support, and Help Desk Call Center support.
Progent's certified consultants can assist you to analyze the potential benefits of Hyper-V-based virtualization for your business, conduct pilot installations to validate Hyper-V's operation with your line-of-business applications, assess your network and server architecture for smooth performance with virtualization technology, assist you in moving to Windows Server 2008 and configuring Hyper-V, train your IT personnel to monitor and manage Hyper-V, provide expert consulting help for enhancing the security of your virtual servers, establish and test business continuity procedures that maximize system availability, and provide ongoing consulting and maintenance including affordable online repair and turn-key Help Desk outsourcing.
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 is a complete, Web-enabled database and data analysis package that enables the rapid creation of cutting-edge high-end programs that can provide your company a significant competitive advantage. SQL Server provides built-in support for XML and the capability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. The experience of Progent's certified SQL Server 2000 consultants, averaging more than over 10 years of work helping with Microsoft technology, ensures you success in planning, installing and managing Microsoft SQL Server applications that are seamlessly integrated with other applications based on Microsoft's .NET environment.
Dynamics GP can help you expand and control your company more efficiently by delivering easy access to decision-driving information and a fast return on investment. Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains confers important productivity benefits including its ability to expand the reach of your organization, handle your financials, computerize financial operations, unify procedures across your company, improve inventory control, enhance order accuracy, expand revenue and shorten lead-time, and maximize cash flow. Progent can show you how to configure and manage a reliable, secure server and network foundation to support Great Plains, and can provide experienced Dynamics GP/Great Plains consultants to help you derive all the advantages of your Microsoft Dynamics GP business management system.
Progent’s Microsoft certified professionals provide small and midsize businesses consulting services for Microsoft Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront TMG and ISA Servers include an advanced application-layer aware firewall that can secure your IT network from attack by external and internal threats. Forefront TMG and ISA Server perform thorough inspection of Internet protocols such as HTTP, which allows these products to detect many threats that can get by traditional firewalls. The integrated firewall and VPN structure of Forefront TMG and ISA Server permit stateful filtering and inspection of all VPN streams. ISA Servers are the centerpiece of Microsoft's network security initiative, and Progent's Microsoft-certified experts and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security consultants can help you enhance your IT protection through experienced design and deployment of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Microsoft ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010, manage and troubleshoot any version of ISA Server, or upgrade smoothly from ISA Server to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway.
Progent can provide affordable online consulting to help companies of any size to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can help your IT team with every phase of Amazon AWS migration and troubleshooting including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design and review, testing, configuration, administration, performance tuning, software license management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security strategies.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist organizations of any size to evaluate Windows 10 or to upgrade to Windows 10 from an earlier version of Microsoft Windows. Online and onsite evaluation and upgrade services for Microsoft Windows 10 provided by Progent's experts include ROI analysis, project management, application and driver compatibility testing, pilot systems, Hyper-V virtualization strategies, Cloud and hybrid solutions, mobile management and synchronization, telecommuter access, security and compliance, streamlined provisioning and administration, network infrastructure optimization, Wi-Fi support, business continuity planning, custom training for network management staff and end users, and post-migration consulting support.
Progent's certified Windows Server 2019 experts can help your company to plan and implement an efficient migration to Windows Server 2019 using your current deployment architecture or a new cloud-based or hybrid model. Microsoft Windows Server 2019 delivers significant improvements in scale, performance, ease of management, virtualization, cybersecurity, hybrid on-prem plus cloud integration, availability, and container support.
Progent offers cost-effective online support to help businesses of any size to access Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services such as Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual server hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can assist you with every aspect of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, preparedness assessment, system design, pilot testing, deployment, administration, performance optimization, software license management, disaster recovery mechanisms, and security strategies.
Progent’s National Support Center offers nationwide remote assistance for Windows and Cisco-based small office information networks. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco-Certified support experts provide telephone help and online secure network access to isolate and repair technical problems rapidly and affordably. The scope of IT expertise available from Progent's team of country-wide service engineers makes it possible to escalate even the toughest problems to appropriate experts as needed.
Progent can provide the support of a certified VMware VCDX expert to help your organization plan, configure, manage and repair VMware vSphere-powered virtualization solution for local datacenters, cloud environments, or hybrid cloud systems. Progent can provide world-class knowledge for installing and integrating VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware's NSX network virtualization system for disaster recovery and business continuity. Progent has in-depth understanding of VMware vCloud Director (vCD), VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), vRO and vCloud used for administering private and hybrid cloud solutions that deliver high availability, data security, and disaster recovery.
If your company operates a UNIX or Linux environment or a multi-OS network, Progent's CISM, CISSP and ISSAP-certified consultants can assist your entire organization in a broad range of security topics including security management procedures, security architecture and models, connection management systems and techniques, software development security, operations security, hardware security, telecommunications, network and web security, and business continuity planning. CISM and ISSAP stipulate the core skills and international standards of knowledge that information security managers are required to master. These accreditations provide executive management the confidence that consultants who have achieved their CISM or CISSP qualification have the experience and theory to deliver effective security management and consulting help.