For immediate remote assistance with network security problems, businesses in Chesapeake, VA, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online support staff is ready to provide efficient and economical assistance with security crises that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's security engineers are certified to support systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure system design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent provides online security assistance on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum call duration and without extra charges for setup or after hours service. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and avoids situations where quick solutions turn into big expenses.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
In case your business is now fighting a security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to see how to receive fast aid.

For organizations who have planned in advance for a security breech, the formal incident response model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security attack.

Introduction to Progent's Security Expertise
Managing network protection as well as preparation for restoring vital data and systems following a security breach requires a continual program that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security professionals can assist your business at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your IT system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some technologies supported by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Threats.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every company ought to develop a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive elements. The proactive plan is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist security staff to assess the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and execute a secure IT infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design protected online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Options include continual online network tracking and fast response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have ceased to function as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the damage resulting from the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a thorough failure evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate new assaults.

Near Continuous Backup Strategies Powered by Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager is a ground breaking data backup and restore product utilizing high-speed disk systems to optimize fault tolerance, speed, and manageability. Progent's expert System Center Data Protection Manager support professionals can assist you to create an effective business continuity plan, implement an affordable fault-tolerant IT infrastructure, install a Data Protection Manager-powered recovery system, thoroughly test your system, train your administrative personnel or local consultants how to manage Microsoft Data Protection Manager, or provide extensive IT outsourcing including remote hosting of Data Protection Manager servers in Progent's data center. To find out more, visit Microsoft Data Protection Manager Consulting.

Spam/Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security 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 monitor and protect internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran engineers can provide unique specialized help in key facets of computer security such as:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic network scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with testing tools and can assist your company to understand assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Get more information concerning Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Learn more details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
As well as being expert in a broad range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert consulting for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced intrusion testing is a vital technique for helping businesses to determine how vulnerable their information systems are to serious attacks by revealing how effectively corporate security processes and technologies stand up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists using advanced hacking techniques. Learn additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Chesapeake, VirginiaCertified Information Security Manager defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that IT security professionals are expected to master. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM have the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your organization in critical security areas such as data protection governance, vulnerability management, information security process control, and incident response support.

Get the details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Certified Network Security Professionals for Chesapeake, VirginiaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification through demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and test systems, connection control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Find out more information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Chesapeake, VirginiaProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation following thorough testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Find out more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISA Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consultants for Chesapeake, VirginiaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security audit professional able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

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

CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Network Risk Experts for Chesapeake, VirginiaThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively evaluating your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.

Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Services.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Expertise
Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Chesapeake, VirginiaGIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited security consultant has the skills necessary to provide services in vital categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the United States NSA. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification programs including auditing networks, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Read more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your business is located in Chesapeake or elsewhere in the state of Virginia and you want security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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