For fast remote assistance with network security problems, companies in Madison, WI, have access to world-class expertise from Progent's security engineers. Progent's online service consultants are ready to provide effective and economical assistance with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to provide help for environments based on Windows, Linux, Macintosh, Sun Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent provides remote security assistance on a per-minute model with no minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by delivering top-level help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where simple fixes entail major bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
In case you are now experiencing a security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support to learn how to receive immediate aid.

For businesses that have prepared carefully for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security penetration.

Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection as well as preparedness for recovering critical information and systems after a security breach requires an on-going process involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to secure your IT system, from security assessments to creating a complete security plan. Key technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Security Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Based Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company ought to have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help security staff to assess the damage resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your company operations. Progent can install scanning software, define and build a safe computer architecture, and propose processes and policies to maximize 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 configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If you are looking for an affordable way for outsourcing your security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature continual remote network monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions 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 Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function following a security breach. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the breach, restore normal business operations, and retrieve information lost owing to the event. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to recommend effective measures to prevent or mitigate future attacks.

Fault Tolerant Data Backup and Restore Planning Built on System Center Data Protection Manager
Microsoft DPM is a revolutionary fault tolerant backup and restore technology centered around high-speed disk subsystems to maximize availability, speed, and manageability. Progent's expert Data Protection Manager (DPM) engineers can help your company to develop a practical workplace recovery plan, design an affordable non-stop network infrastructure, install a DPM-powered backup and recovery system, thoroughly validate your DPM system, teach your administrative personnel or regular service providers how to manage DPM, or handle extensive information technology support outsourcing such as off-site hosting of virtual or physical DPM servers in Progent's data center. To read more, go to Microsoft DPM Consulting and Support Services.

Spam/Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite security gateway device adds a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall.

Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants can provide world-class consulting support in vital facets of computer protection including:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic network tests to uncover potential security holes. Progent has extensive experience with these and similar utilities and can help you to understand audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security engineers also can perform web application validation and can perform thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important global security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile handsets. Read more details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and VPN solutions including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst switches. Get more details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
As well as being expert in a broad array of protection solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes advanced consulting for products from other major firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants can provide:

Stealth Intrusion Checking Services
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for allowing businesses to find out how exposed their IT systems are to potential attacks by revealing how thoroughly corporate security policies and technologies stand up against authorized but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking methods. Get additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Madison, WisconsinCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the basic skills and international standards of performance that information security professionals are required to achieve. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the background and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk assessment, data protection process management, and incident response management.

Find out additional information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified System Security Consultants for Madison, WisconsinProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and models, access control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Madison, WisconsinProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your business with all phases of architecture security.

Read the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Architecture Engineering Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
CISA Engineers for Madison, WisconsinThe CISA accreditation is a recognized qualification that indicates mastery in network security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-qualified security audit consultant trained to help companies in the fields of IS audit process, information technology enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, IT service delivery, protecting information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Read more details about Progent's CISA Consulting Services.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC-certified Network Risk Consultants for Madison, WisconsinThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining security policies and procedures.

Get the details about Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Support.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Network Security Consultants with GIAC Certification for Madison, WisconsinGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security professionals. GIAC's mission is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide support in critical areas of system, data, and program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the help of certified professionals for any of the security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification programs such as auditing perimeters, security incident response, traffic analysis, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is located in Madison or elsewhere in the state of Wisconsin and you want network security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

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