To get immediate online assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Madison, WI, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote support consultants are ready to offer efficient and affordable help with security crises that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, protected system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's top security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and ISSAP.

Progent offers online security assistance on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and no extra charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions result in big charges.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If you are currently experiencing a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to see how to get immediate assistance.

For businesses that have prepared carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Expertise
Managing computer protection and staying ready for recovering vital information and systems following an attack requires a continual effort that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's certified security consultants can help your organization at all levels in your efforts to guard your IT network, from security assessments to creating a complete security program. Important areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Threats.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every organization should develop a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines procedures to help IT personnel to assess the damage resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the experience, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can install auditing software, create and execute a safe computer infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies that will maximize the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy secure remote connectivity to email and data, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include automated online system tracking and fast resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in restoring networks and devices that have been hacked, are quarantined, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the losses caused by the breach, restore normal functions, and recover data lost owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to recommend effective strategies to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight line of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning technology to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including protection, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer affordable in-depth protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information security standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for urgent attention. Progent can also help you to install and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of critical data, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Microsoft 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 cloud backup consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, find and protect information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need the instant you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer unique expertise in vital facets of network protection such as:

Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a set of automatic system tests to reveal possible security gaps. Progent has broad experience with testing utilities and can assist your company to understand assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major global security specifications including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable handsets. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire range of security and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out more information concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of any size advanced support for products from other major firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Penetration Checking Services
Stealth penetration testing is a key method for allowing companies to determine how vulnerable their networks are to serious attacks by testing how well corporate protection processes and mechanisms hold up to planned but unannounced penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers using advanced intrusion techniques. Find out additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Madison, WisconsinCISM identifies the basic competencies and international standards of service that IT security managers are required to master. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to offer effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your organization in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk management, data security process control, and incident handling support.

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

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Specialists for Madison, WisconsinProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered under CISSP include security management practices, security architecture and models, connection control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out more details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Madison, WisconsinProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have comprehensive understanding of access management systems 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 consultants can help your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Get the details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Architecture Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Madison, WisconsinThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious qualification that indicates expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an exhaustive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security consultant able to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, protecting information resources, and business continuity planning.

Read the details about Progent's CISA Support Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified IT Risk Consultants for Madison, WisconsinThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially assessing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing security policies.

Learn additional details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Support.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Network Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Madison, WisconsinGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to assure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge needed to deliver support in critical categories of system, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of GIAC certified professionals for all of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC accreditation programs such as assessing security systems, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Madison or elsewhere in the state of Wisconsin and you're looking for security support services, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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