Organizations move from Solaris to Microsoft Windows in order to derive more business value from equipment and software. The resulting MS Windows-powered environments streamline management, enhance the productivity of users and IT personnel, minimize data duplication, improve data consistency, and allow for smoother recovery from disaster. A Microsoft Windows system lets businesses create applications rapidly and demands less effort to be spent on writing, deploying, and managing application software.
Progent can assist you to plan and deploy an efficient migration from a Sun Solaris-powered IT system to a MS Windows environment capable of running Microsoft's familiar office productivity software, business software applications, and developer technology. Progent's experienced Solaris, Windows MCSE, and Cisco CCIE engineers and application experts can show you how to save your data and minimize productivity discontinuity by creating and executing an economical transition plan that preserves your past expenses for Sun Solaris software and network equipment. Progent can also assist to educate your users and network support group so your business stays productive.
Sun Solaris-to-Windows transition consulting services offered by Progent include:
- Analysis of Current Environment
Progent will assist you understand the possible advantages and risks of migrating an OS platform, software application, server, storage subsystem, or database. The exercise produces a comprehensive evaluation of your information environment, creates a basic network inventory, lowers engineering uncertainties, and ultimately results in a less expensive migration by conserving time and avoiding costly mistakes.
- Transition Strategy and Validation
Progent will create a comprehensive migration implementation plan which may feature pilot tests. Progent uses a phased methodology with specified waypoints to meet budgetary, scheduling, and technical goals while minimizing productivity disruption. This approach is modeled after the best industry practices outlined in the Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF).
- Exchange Migration Expertise
Progent can produce and implement a complete strategy for transitioning from Solaris-powered email to MS Exchange Server and can assist you to port Lotus Notes or GroupWise software applications to a MS SQL application or a SharePoint Portal Server solution. Progent's expert MS Exchange Server engineers can evaluate the risks and advantages of transitioning to Exchange and create a detailed record of your current messaging system. Progent can also conduct a test deployment to help validate an MS Exchange transition plan. Progent will also audit your existing email protection and propose polices and tools to protect against attacks.
- Information and Application Transition
Progent can design and carry out a data and application porting strategy that incorporates definitions of information and applications to be moved, identification of technologies and processes to be used for the move, risk assessment and risk minimization strategies, complete project management support, schedule projections of the transition and anticipated operational downtime, validation processes, and critical back-out plans. Progent's consultants can promote the effectiveness of your data and software application porting project by offering certified MS SQL Server 2016 integrators or MS SQL Server 2014 experts and data migration professionals who are experienced with large engagements such as Dynamics GP/Great Plains migration.
- Server and Media Transition and Consolidation
Processor and storage transition and consolidation from Sun Solaris to Windows can streamline network management, improve data integrity and accelerate system performance. By eliminating unnecessary hardware and software and by configuring server and storage resources efficiently, you can create an IT architecture that is expandable, secure, simple to backup and restore, and economical to manage and support. Progent's processor and media migration and economization support features a comprehensive strategy with an inventory of your current processor and storage environment plus recommendations for equipment, applications, services, education, and support for validation testing. Progent can assist you to develop and implement a consolidated, fault-tolerant IT infrastructure based on detailed performance evaluation and capacity modeling and can recommend backup and disaster recovery solutions.
If you are looking for technical assistance migrating from Sun Solaris system to Microsoft Windows, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.
Progent's Consulting Services for UNIX-family Networks
Progent's UNIX support experts provide small companies and product developers assistance with administering and servicing UNIX/Linux/Mac-based systems that may operate alongside Microsoft technology. Progent provides your company contact with UNIX technical professionals, authorized Microsoft engineers, Cisco CCIEs, and security specialists certified by CISM. This broad range of expertise gives your company a readily available single source to assist you to build and maintain a safe and reliable multi-vendor connectivity and communications solution that blends Microsoft Windows with leading derivatives of UNIX including:
macOS and OS X ,
IBM AIX OS,
HP-UX (Hewlett Packard UNIX),
Berkeley UNIX (BSD),
Silicon Graphics IRIX (SGI/IRIX) or important Linux distributions including
fedora Linux, and