Minneapolis/St Paul, MN Metro Area Contact Information:

City Street Address Contact Information
Minneapolis, MN 100 South Fifth Street
Suite 1900
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55402
Sales Phone: 612-444-2140

Link: Minneapolis Network Support Services
Saint Paul, MN 445 Minnesota Street
Suite 1500
St. Paul, Minnesota, 55101
Sales Phone: 651-333-4229

Link: Saint Paul Network Support Services

For immediate remote assistance with data security problems, companies in Minneapolis, MN, can find expert support from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support staff is ready to offer fast and economical assistance with security issues that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security engineers are qualified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute basis with no minimum minutes and no extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing policy keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes result in big expenses.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
Cybersecurity ConsultantsIf you are now experiencing a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Computer Help to see how to receive fast aid. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security specialists who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your security profile to protect against future attacks.

For businesses that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack handling model outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a major security penetration.

Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection plus preparedness for recovering critical information and systems following an attack requires a continual process that entails an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's security engineers can help your organization at any level in your efforts to guard your IT network, ranging from security audits to creating a comprehensive security program. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Secure Environments
Any company ought to have a carefully considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies procedures to assist security staff to assess the damage resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business operations. Progent can configure auditing software, create and build a secure network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Services feature non-stop remote system monitoring and fast response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Recovery and Security Forensics
Progent offers skill in restoring networks and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can help assess the losses caused by the attack, restore ordinary functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the event. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a thorough forensic analysis by going over event logs and using a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security issues minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight family of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis tools to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape traditional signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to manage the entire malware attack progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic system-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection standards. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require urgent attention. Progent can also help your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

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 provide centralized control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer serves as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to external attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers 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 track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and protect information related to your network infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save up to 50% of time spent looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants offer world-class support in key facets of IT protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with information risk auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of automatic system scans to reveal potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning utilities and can assist your company to analyze audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also offer web application testing and can perform thorough evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with important worldwide security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read more information concerning Progent's Information Risk Audits and Compliance Assessment.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, the Catalyst FWSM, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Read additional information concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Help.

Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
In addition to being expert in a wide range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size advanced consulting for products from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Unannounced penetration testing is a key technique for allowing businesses to understand how exposed their information systems are to real-world threats by showing how effectively corporate protection policies and technologies stand up against planned but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security specialists utilizing advanced hacking methods. Find out the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
CISM Experts for Minneapolis, MinnesotaCertified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental competencies and international standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM have the background and skill to offer efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to assist your organization in critical security areas including information security governance, risk assessment, information protection program management, and crisis handling support.

Read additional details concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Qualified Network Security Specialists for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and test systems, access permission methodology, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
CISSP CISSP-ISSAP Cybersecurity Architecture Consultants for Minneapolis, MinnesotaProgent's ISSAP certified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP certification following rigorous testing and substantial experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.

Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Qualified Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsCybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity mechanisms for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver protection for operations, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

Learn more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.

CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious achievement that signifies expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has consultants pass an exhaustive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit engineer trained to assist businesses in the areas of information systems audit process, information technology governance, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Learn the details about Progent's CISA Support Services.

CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Experts for Minneapolis, MinnesotaThe CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.

Get additional information about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Services.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Support Services
Network Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Minneapolis, MinnesotaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in critical categories of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified consultants for any of the network security disciplines covered under GIAC certification programs including auditing perimeters, incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

Find out more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Minneapolis or anywhere in Minnesota and you're trying to find cybersecurity expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.














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