To get fast online help with computer security issues, businesses in Pittsburgh, PA, can find world-class expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are available to provide efficient and low-cost assistance with security issues that are impacting the productivity of your information system. Progent's security engineers are qualified to support systems powered by Windows, Linux, Mac, Solaris, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services covers firewall technology, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's top security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers online security support on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional charges for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by delivering top-level support, Progent's billing model keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple solutions turn into major bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case your business is now fighting a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to see how to get fast aid.

For businesses that have prepared in advance for being hacked, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security attack.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating network security plus staying ready for recovering critical information and systems after a security breach demands a continual program involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can help your organization at any level in your efforts to secure your IT network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Key technologies covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Threats.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Every company ought to have a thoroughly thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist IT personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning software, define and build a safe network infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies that will optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.

If you are interested in an affordable way for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature automated online system monitoring and immediate response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration 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 expertise in restoring systems and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help assess the damage caused by the breach, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the assault. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and using a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security problems minimizes your off-air time and permits Progent to suggest efficient strategies to prevent or mitigate new assaults.

Near Continuous Data Backup Planning Centered on Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager is a ground breaking fault tolerant backup and restore product centered around fast disk systems to increase network uptime, speed, and ease of administration. Progent's expert System Center Data Protection Manager engineers can assist your company to create an effective disaster recovery strategy, design an affordable fault-tolerant network infrastructure, deploy a Microsoft Data Protection Manager-powered backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your system, teach your administrative staff or regular service providers how to manage Data Protection Manager, or provide complete IT outsourcing services such as off-site housing of virtual or physical DPM servers in Progent's secure data center. To find out more, visit Data Protection Manager Consulting Services.

Spam/Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your corporate firewall.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants offer unique support in key facets of IT security such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system tests to uncover potential security holes. Progent has extensive skills with scanning tools and can help your company to analyze assessment results and respond efficiently. 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 worldwide security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Learn the details concerning Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network technologies including PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
As well as being expert in a wide array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes expert support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
Stealth penetration checking is a valuable technique for helping organizations to understand how vulnerable their networks are to potential attacks by testing how effectively corporate security processes and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by veteran security specialists using the latest hacking techniques. Find out additional details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
CISM Engineers for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaCISM defines the basic competencies and worldwide standards of service that computer security professionals are expected to master. CISM offers executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the experience and skill to provide efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in vital security areas such as information security governance, vulnerability management, data protection program control, and incident response management.

Get more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise.

CISSP Security Support Services
CISSP Qualified Network Security Engineers for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaProgent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have earned CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, access permission systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Learn additional information about Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and substantial hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants possess in-depth understanding of access management systems and techniques, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of secure network architecture.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services
CISA Experts for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized achievement that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test administered by the ISACA international professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit consultant trained to help businesses in the areas of IS audit services, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Services.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Risk Consultants for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaThe CRISC program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining security policies.

Learn more details concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Support.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaGIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills needed to deliver services in key categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States NSA. Progent can provide the support of GIAC certified consultants for any of the security capabilities covered within GIAC accreditation programs including auditing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Network Security Support
If your organization is situated in Pittsburgh or elsewhere in Pennsylvania and you're trying to find network security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

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