For fast online assistance with network security issues, companies in Charlotte, NC, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support consultants are ready to provide efficient and affordable help with security problems that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support environments based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected system infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers online security assistance on a per-minute basis with no minimum times and no extra fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing by the minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where quick solutions entail big expenses.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your business is currently faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support to learn how to receive fast aid.

For organizations who have prepared in advance for an attack, the formal post-attack response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of handling a major security attack.

Overview of Security Services
Coordinating data security and preparedness for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach demands an on-going program involving a variety of tools and processes. Progent's security professionals can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your IT system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security plan. Important technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Based Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Any organization ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive plan is a set of steps that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy specifies activities to help IT personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and restore network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build security into your company processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, create and implement a safe IT infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, design safe offsite connectivity to email and data, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include automated remote server tracking and quick resolution of problems.

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

Data Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in recovering systems and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function because of a security attack. Progent can help determine the losses resulting from the attack, restore ordinary business operations, and recover information lost owing to the attack. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your downtime and allows Progent to propose efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate new assaults.

Site-to-Site Data Backup Strategies Based on Microsoft DPM
Microsoft DPM is a revolutionary fault tolerant backup and restore technology centered around high-speed disk systems to maximize availability, speed, and manageability. Progent's expert System Center Data Protection Manager engineers can help your company to develop a practical business continuity plan, design a cost-effective non-stop IT architecture, install a Microsoft DPM-based backup and recovery system, thoroughly validate your system, train your administrative staff or local consultants how to maintain Microsoft Data Protection Manager, or handle complete information technology outsourcing services such as remote hosting of virtual or physical DPM machines in Progent's data center. To read more, visit Data Protection Manager Consulting and Support Services.

Spam and Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that uses the technology of top information security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway device provides a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer unique support in key facets of IT protection including:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with security evaluation tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can help your company to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software testing and can conduct expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major global security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Get additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Read the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and VPN Technologies
As well as supporting a broad array of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes top-level engineering services for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Penetration Testing Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing businesses to determine how exposed their IT environments are to serious threats by showing how effectively network protection processes and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists using the latest intrusion techniques. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Charlotte, North CarolinaCISM identifies the core skills and worldwide standards of service that computer security managers are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their certification possess the background and skill to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in vital security disciplines such as data protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and incident response management.

Read additional information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Consultants for Charlotte, North CarolinaProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. ANSI has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Charlotte, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation as a result of thorough examination and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

Find out more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
CISA Consultants for Charlotte, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has candidates undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security audit professional trained to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Get additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise.

CRISC IT Risk Management Experts
CRISC IT Risk Consultants for Charlotte, North CarolinaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to design, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively auditing your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Read additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consulting.

Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
Network Security Engineers with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Charlotte, North CarolinaGIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the skills appropriate to deliver services in vital categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for all of the security disciplines addressed within GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing networks, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

Learn more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Charlotte or anywhere in the state of North Carolina and you're looking for security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

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