For immediate online assistance with network security issues, businesses in Houston, TX, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security professionals. Progent's online support staff is available to provide fast and low-cost assistance with security problems that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Mac, Sun Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email security, secure network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the world's most advanced security accreditations including GIAC and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security support on a per-minute model without minimum call duration and no extra fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level support, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where quick solutions entail big charges.

Our System Has Been Attacked: What Do We Do?
If you are now experiencing a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Computer Help to find out how to get fast aid.

For organizations that have planned beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response model promoted by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security penetration.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating data security and staying ready for recovering vital data and functions after an attack requires a continual program that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to safeguard your IT system, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Important technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every organization should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan defines procedures to help security personnel to inventory the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the experience, and revive network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can set up auditing software, create and execute a safe network architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design protected remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient VPN.

If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options feature automated online system tracking and immediate resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, 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 networks and computers that have been compromised, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary business operations, and recover information lost owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also manage a thorough failure analysis by examining event logs and utilizing other advanced assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or contain new assaults.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent offers a selection of affordable, fixed-price monthly services intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:

Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that incorporates the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to provide web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. Learn more about Progent's Email Guard Spam Filtering, Virus Defense, Email Content Filtering and Data Leakage Protection.

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks like ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade traditional signature-matching AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring Next-Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup activities and allows fast restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted due to component breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as IPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical information. Read more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.

Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers offer world-class expertise in key areas of network protection such as:

Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of automatic system scans to uncover potential security holes. Progent has broad experience with testing utilities and can assist you to understand assessment reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software validation and can conduct thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major worldwide security standards such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Get the details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire family of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out the details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
In addition to supporting a broad array of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers organizations of all sizes top-level consulting for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital technique for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their networks are to potential threats by revealing how well corporate security policies and mechanisms stand up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing advanced hacking methods. Learn more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Houston, TexasCertified Information Security Manager defines the core skills and international standards of service that information technology security managers are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM possess the experience and skill to provide effective security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your enterprise in key security disciplines such as data security governance, risk management, information protection process control, and incident handling management.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Houston, TexasProgent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, access control methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Houston, TexasProgent's ISSAP certified security consultants are experts who have earned ISSAP accreditation following rigorous testing and significant hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Houston, TexasThe Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is a recognized qualification that represents mastery in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security professional trained to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting information assets, and business continuity planning.

Read additional information concerning Progent's CISA Consulting Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC-certified Network Risk Experts for Houston, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's ability to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively assessing your IT control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies.

Read more information about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Support.

GIAC Support Services
Network Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Houston, TexasGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the skills needed to deliver support in key categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations around the world including and the United States National Security Agency. Progent offers the support of certified professionals for all of the security capabilities addressed within GIAC accreditation topics including assessing IT infrastructure, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Network Security Support
If your business is located in Houston or elsewhere in Texas and you want network security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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