To get fast remote help with network security problems, companies in Birmingham, AL, can find expert expertise from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are available to offer fast and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support environments powered by Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute basis without minimum minutes and without additional charges for setup or after hours service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and eliminates situations where simple fixes result in major expenses.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
In case your network is now experiencing a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Network Help to find out how to get fast help.

For businesses who have planned carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Expertise
Managing data security as well as preparedness for restoring critical information and systems after a security breach demands an on-going effort that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security engineers can assist your organization at whatever level in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Building Protected Networks
Any organization ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies procedures to help security staff to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, repair the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can set up auditing software, create and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an effective VPN.

If you are interested in an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature automated online server tracking and fast response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud infrastructure and that are compliant with regulatory data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in restoring systems and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security penetration. Progent can show you how to assess the damage caused by the assault, restore normal business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Automated Data Backup Solutions Based on Data Protection Manager (DPM)
System Center Data Protection Manager is a revolutionary fault tolerant backup and restore solution centered around high-speed disk systems to improve reliability, throughput, and ease of administration. Progent's certified Data Protection Manager (DPM) support professionals can assist you to develop an effective workplace recovery strategy, implement an affordable non-stop IT infrastructure, configure a Microsoft DPM-powered recovery system, thoroughly validate your DPM system, teach your administrative personnel or regular consultants how to manage Data Protection Manager, or provide extensive information technology support outsourcing such as off-site hosting of Microsoft Data Protection Manager machines in Progent's world-class data center facility. To learn more, see Microsoft Data Protection Manager Consulting Services.

Spam and Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security companies to provide centralized control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security consultants can provide world-class expertise in vital facets of computer protection including:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with information risk evaluation utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic network scans to uncover possible security gaps. Progent has broad skills with these utilities and can assist you to understand assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web application validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key industry security standards such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Learn the details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Support.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
As well as supporting a wide range of network security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size top-level consulting for technologies from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital technique for helping businesses to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate security procedures and mechanisms stand up against planned but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Read additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Experts for Birmingham, AlabamaCertified Information Security Manager defines the basic skills and worldwide standards of service that computer security professionals are required to achieve. CISM provides business management the assurance that consultants who have been awarded their certification possess the background and skill to offer efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in key security areas such as information protection governance, risk management, data security process management, and crisis handling support.

Read additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified System Security Professionals for Birmingham, AlabamaProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification through verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, access permission systems, software development security, operations security, hardware security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Get additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Birmingham, AlabamaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP status after rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Find out more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Birmingham, AlabamaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a globally recognized achievement that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an exhaustive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security professional trained to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, IT governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information assets, and business continuity planning.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC IT Risk Experts for Birmingham, AlabamaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan that follows industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially auditing your IT management mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for defining security policies.

Learn additional details about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Expertise.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Birmingham, AlabamaGIAC was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge necessary to deliver services in vital categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing IT infrastructure, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Birmingham or anywhere in Alabama and you're looking for security consulting, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

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