For immediate online help with network security problems, businesses in Baltimore, MD, can find world-class troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to offer fast and economical assistance with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support systems based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services addresses firewall configuration, email security, secure system design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the industry's most advanced security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and CISSP.

Progent offers online security support services on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level expertise, Progent's pricing model keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where simple solutions result in big charges.

We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case you are now experiencing a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help to find out how to receive fast aid.

For businesses who have prepared beforehand for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security penetration.

Overview of Security Services
Coordinating computer protection as well as preparedness for restoring vital information and systems after a security breach requires a continual program that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's security consultants can support your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of Email-Based Threats.

Planning and Implementing Protected Environments
Any company ought to develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to assist IT personnel to assess the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can install scanning utilities, create and build a safe computer architecture, and propose processes and policies to enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are available to help you to configure a firewall, design safe offsite access to email and data, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If you are interested in an economical way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options include automated online server monitoring and quick response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to evaluate the damage caused by the breach, return your company to ordinary business operations, and retrieve data compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend efficient measures to prevent or mitigate future assaults.

Zero Downtime Data Backup and Restore Strategies Powered by Data Protection Manager (DPM)
Microsoft Data Protection Manager is a revolutionary data backup and restore product based on disk-to-disk systems to increase network uptime, speed, and manageability. Progent's certified Microsoft DPM engineers can help you to create a practical workplace recovery strategy, design an affordable non-stop IT infrastructure, deploy a Data Protection Manager-based backup and restore solution, thoroughly validate your DPM system, train your IT personnel or local consultants how to manage Microsoft DPM, or provide extensive IT outsourcing such as remote hosting of virtual or physical DPM machines in Progent's data center. To find out more, go to Microsoft DPM Expertise.

Spam and Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Specialized Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's security consultants offer unique expertise in vital facets of network security such as:

Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover potential security holes. Progent has broad experience with scanning utilities and can help you to analyze assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security engineers also provide web application validation and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key industry security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class consulting support for Cisco's entire family of protection and VPN products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
In addition to being expert in a broad range of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert consulting for products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Stealth Penetration Testing Services
Stealth penetration checking is a vital method for helping organizations to find out how exposed their information systems are to potential attacks by showing how effectively corporate security policies and technologies hold up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Learn additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Baltimore, MarylandCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic skills and international benchmarks of performance that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. It provides business management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM possess the background and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines including information security governance, vulnerability management, information security process management, and crisis response management.

Get the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Engineers for Baltimore, MarylandProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Baltimore, MarylandProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP certification following thorough examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Read additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Architecture Engineering Support.

CISA Consulting Services
CISA Engineers for Baltimore, MarylandThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants undergo an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security engineer trained to help companies in the areas of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting information assets, and business continuity preparedness.

Read additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC Risk Experts for Baltimore, MarylandThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing security policies.

Read the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Network Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Baltimore, MarylandGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified professional possesses the skills needed to provide support in vital areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified consultants for all of the security disciplines covered under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing security systems, security incident response, traffic analysis, web application security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your company is situated in Baltimore or elsewhere in the state of Maryland and you want security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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