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Online Troubleshooting for Consultant Hourly Rate
Progent's pricing model is to bill for online support and on-premises help per minute. Consequently, you pay just for delivered support. Progent does not demand a more expensive rate for after-hours or urgent service, and inside California or in areas where Progent offers in-person service, Progent does not bill for travel except for urgent support where on-site time is less than 4 hours. In addition, Progent applies no service activation charge and requires no retainer for support services provided during normal business hours. Many support organizations impose substantial minimum fees or charge for each fifteen minutes or longer. Progent's small granularity eliminates large bills for fast fixes so you will not be forced to permit less critical problems to fester.
Postini Support and Setup
Email Guard by Postini offers constantly updated spam and virus filtering, content filtering, and protection from e-mail-borne DHA attacks and DSA attacks. Progent is a Postini aggregator and support firm. If your business is too small to qualify for a standard Postini license, you can still have the use of Postiniís Perimeter Manager technology via Progentís E-Mail Guard antispam and virus defense service program. Progentís expert email security consultants can help you devise an email defense strategy that features anti-spam and virus protection technologies and policies.
Information Technology Consulting for MOM 2007
Even if your business has a small network support group and a modest IT budget, your information system can still feature the same high availability and performance that once required a large in-house support group. Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services for small businesses combine the expertise of world-class Microsoft-certified and Cisco-certified network professionals, the most recent system management software for proactive monitoring and alerts, and cost-effective support programs such as a help desk service to keep your vital network applications and servers operating.
ProSight Windows Server Management Consultant
ProSight LAN Watch is Progentís server and endpoint remote monitoring service that uses state-of-the-art remote monitoring and management (RMM) techniques to keep your IT system operating efficiently by checking the health of vital assets that power your network environment. When ProSight LAN Watch uncovers an issue, an alarm is sent automatically to your designated IT personnel and your assigned Progent engineering consultant so all potential issues can be resolved before they can impact your business.
VPN Network Engineer
Progentís Cisco Security/VPN consultants and CCIE and CCNP certified experts can help your small or medium sized business integrate and maintain Ciscoís security and Virtual Private Network technology including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN access concentrators. Cisco Virtual Private Network products include both off-site access and site-to-site VPNs with Cisco IOS Software and Advanced Integrated Module hardware encryption cards, and hardware appliances, such as a VPN concentrator, router, Cisco PIX Firewall, or dedicated VPN server for dial-up services. Cisco VPN products are easy to manage and offer the versatility to expand with your growing business requirements. Progentís Cisco-certified network consultants are familiar with Ciscoís comprehensive family of products aimed at preventing information theft, virus and worm assaults, Denial of Service attacks, and other security risks to your network. Progent can show you how to integrate Cisco products to get secure connectivity, intrusion protection, and full Identity services based on Cisco Access Control Server using RADIUS security and TACACS to establish a centralized user access control foundation for user authentication, authorization, and accounting from an easy-to-use Web interface.
Windows 7 Upgrade Consultant
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Juniper Networks Firewall Troubleshoot
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineer can help your company to plan and implement Juniper Firewall/VPN platforms, optimize and troubleshoot your infrastructure, and upgrade efficiently from discontinued equipment to the latest releases. Progent's Junos OS consultants can also provide expertise with Juniper's premiere network control software to enable your business to simplify the administration and improve the security of your Juniper VPN devices firewalls, and routers. Progent also has broad background supporting Juniper's NetScreen OS and ScreenOS operating system platforms and can assist you manage networks that incorporate a mix of Juniper's OS platforms.
Microsoft Certified Expert Exchange Online and on-premises Exchange Support and Setup
Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online allows you to use cloud-resident virtual machines, mailboxes and associated Exchange components to lower capital costs and management hassle. You can configure Office 365 Exchange Online to host all your Exchange mailboxes, or you can integrate a hybrid solution that incorporates on-premises and cloud-resident mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer budget-friendly remote support to help your small businesses to evaluate the potential advantages of Exchange Online, plan a network topology that aligns with your business needs and budget, carry out an efficient migration from your current Exchange organization to one that includes Office 365 Exchange Online, train your management staff and users, and provide ongoing consulting and technical support.
Juniper SRX210 Router IT Services
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you evaluate the business case for adopting Juniper's SRX Series gateways, plan and execute cost-effective deployments, configure equipment to reflect your security strategy, and provide ongoing consulting services to help you monitor, manage, update, and troubleshoot your environment in order to maximize the business value of your SRX gateway solution.
Integration for iCloud
Progent's consultants offer macOS and Mac OS X users a range of services including desktop support, Apple macOS and OS X expertise, Mac integration with Windows networks, Microsoft Entourage and email help, security services, and one-on-one education. Progent can assist clients to migrate to macOS from Mac OS X or other earlier versions of Apple Mac OS X and Progent can offer help with macOS and Mac OS X applications. Progent can also help you with Apple iPhone integration and Apple iPad synchronization, or migrating to Apple's iCloud. For computer networks built solely on Mac OS X or for systems with a combination of Mac, Linux and Windows based servers and workstations, Progent's Apple, Cisco, and Microsoft consultants have the background and depth to handle the difficulty of planning, integrating and supporting a network environment that is available, safe, efficient and aligned with your organization's business goals.
Building to Building Wireless Example Application
Progent provided a wireless networking environment that allowed a school to increase efficiency and avoid the recurring expense of a dedicated wireline connection. Progent recommended a Proxim Tsunami wireless 60Mbps bridge. The low-cost building-to-building Proxim wireless bridge is designed for connecting remote sites as far as 2.5 miles apart and can extend to even longer distances. This wireless alternative offered improved performance and reliability than simply amplifying the 802.11b network, and since it uses the 5.8Ghz band it offered protection against outside interference.
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