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Specialists for Lync Server 2013 and Exchange UM Server
Microsoft Lync 2013, now called Skype for Business, allows organizations of any size to create a manageable and protected communications ecosystem that supports the modern BYOD computing style with IM, presence, audio/video and web conferencing with app sharing and whiteboard, as well as IP and PSTN telephony enabled for a broad range of stationary PCs and handheld endpoints. Progent's certified Lync 2013 consultants and system integrators can help your company to evaluate the advantages of Lync 2013, create an in-house, cloud-based (with Microsoft Lync Online) or hybrid topology appropriate for your present and future plans, deploy Lync Server 2013 in a way that expedites your ROI, and provide custom webinar and on-premises training to your IT staff and users. Progent offers in-depth expertise in key pieces of a Lync 2013 deployment including Microsoft Windows Server, SQL Server Express and Exchange, and Progent can assist you to combine Lync Server 2013 with key Microsoft Office and Office 365 applications such as Outlook and PowerPoint.
Nagios for Linux Consultants
Nagios and MRTG are useful, free monitoring utilities that operate on the Linux OS and can be deployed to monitor UNIX/Linux networks, Windows systems, or mixed-OS systems where Linux and Windows run side by side. Nagios allows network managers to track network services including POP3, HTTP, SSH, and PING. MRTG lets you track the bandwidth in and out of SNMP-enabled network devices including servers, routers, and switches. Progent's network integration engineers can show you how to use both these tools to tune and repair your system.
E-Mail Guard is Progent's affordable spam filtering and virus protection managed service that gives small businesses enterprise-quality defense from spam, viruses, DHA attacks, and other types of email-borne assaults on computer systems. E-Mail Guard is based on Postini's perimeter management technology, a sophisticated library of web-managed antispam and virus protection services that defuse email assaults before they can penetrate the company firewall. Perimeter Manager also lets administrators track and control their e-mail systems, regardless of server vendor, hardware type, or geographic location.
SharePoint Server 2013 Specialist
Progent has been providing SharePoint support since the initial product was released over a decade ago, and Progent has the scope of technical know-how to help organizations of any size to plan and implement a SharePoint Server 2013 deployment and develop SharePoint Server 2013 apps that bring significant business benefit to your IT investment. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can assist your company to evaluate the risks and benefits of upgrading to SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint Online from legacy versions of SharePoint or from a different collaboration solution; determine whether an in-house, online or hybrid deployment is most sensible for your company; and pick the right version of SharePoint 2013 for your applications. Progent can provide full project management services or can help in individual jobs related to your SharePoint 2013 migration.
Microsoft Certified Expert Active Directory Remote Support Services
Microsoft Windows Active Directory requires significant practical experience to integrate optimally across an enterprise. Progentís Microsoft certified consultants are experienced in planning, deploying, and troubleshooting sophisticated Enterprise Active Directory installations. Progentís fields of proven competence with Microsoft Windows Active Directory include replication issues, multi-domain partition configurations, correcting corrupted AD objects, dealing with residual beta software configuration objects in online Active Directory systems, and repair of unsuccessful installations of AD and Active Directory-associated applications.
Professionals for Web Application Security Testing
Progent offers special security packages designed to provide larger institutions an impartial and thorough network security assessment from a team of certified security engineers. All Progent's security assessment packages feature a collection of procedures including network scans from inside and from outside the network security perimeter, professional interpretation of captured data by accredited security engineers, creation of a paper documenting the findings, plus a live high-level executive summary and a detailed interactive outbrief for internal network managers.
Jabber Upgrade Technology Consulting Services
Progent's Cisco Jabber consultants offer remote or onsite support to help organizations of any size to plan, implement, maintain, update or troubleshoot Cisco Jabber solutions and Cisco Unified CM ecosystems. Progent offers in-depth support for the technologies that make up building an end-to-end Cisco Jabber collaboration solution such as Cisco network appliances and management tools, Microsoft Office applications, Windows and Mac computers, Apple iOS and Google Android smartphones, SIP trunking, WiFi systems, cyber security, cloud computing, immersive telepresence systems, PBX systems, business continuity, and other pieces of a modern collaboration solution.
Information Assurance Engineer
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security professionals. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified information assurance consultants can provide help with any of the network security capabilities covered under GIAC certification such as evaluating infrastructure security mechanisms, incident management and response, traffic analysis, web-based services security and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Microsoft Exchange Server Migration Professional
Progent can provide comprehensive support for every phase of your Exchange 2010 upgrade with services that include outsourced or co-sourced project management services, site readiness preparation, project design and documentation, cost estimates of new software and hardware required, recommended vendor sourcing, pilot verification at customer location or at Progent's testing facility, setting up transitional coexistence of Microsoft Exchange 2010 and Exchange Server 2003 or 2007, deployment of the solution, decommissioning the old system, and training for customer's IT group and end users.
Help Desk Process Troubleshooting
Progent's Network Call Center Outsourcing Services for desktop technical support are designed specifically for small businesses who require immediate access to a Help Desk Service Center with professional telephone support and effective escalation capability but who have to work within a limited information technology budget. Key components of Progent's Help Desk Outsourcing Support Services include: Help Desk Call Center Phone Support, Secure Remote Access Provisioning, Initial System Assessment, Problem Prioritization, Virtual Helpdesk Support, By-the-Minute Billing, and Help Desk Software Selection and Integration.
Progent Startup Companies Server Consultant
Les Kent has a 35-year track record of effective network integration, executive management, marketing, and operations. He has demonstrated a knack for developing elegant information technology solutions in his roles as as a network architect, application developer, project manager, implementation expert, and problem solver for small companies, start-ups, and major corporations.