For immediate online help with computer security problems, companies in Shreveport, LA, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's online service staff is ready to provide fast and low-cost help with security crises that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's security engineers are qualified to support environments powered by Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services encompasses firewall configuration, email security, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including GIAC and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

Progent offers remote security assistance on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and no additional charges for setup or after hours support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class help, Progent's billing policy keeps costs low and eliminates scenarios where simple solutions turn into major expenses.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
In case your business is currently faced with a security emergency, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to see how to receive fast aid.

For companies that have planned in advance for an attack, the step-by-step incident response model outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's approved method of handling a major security penetration.

Overview of Security Expertise
Coordinating computer security plus planning for restoring vital data and systems following an attack demands a continual effort involving an array of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can help your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security program. Key technologies covered by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Borne Attacks.

Designing and Building Secure Networks
Every organization should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that helps to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan defines procedures to assist security staff to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive business functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to design protection into your business processes. Progent can install auditing software, define and build a safe network architecture, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the protection of your network. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote connectivity to email and information, and install an effective VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature non-stop online network tracking and fast response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government data security requirements. (Learn 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 Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working as a result of a security breakdown. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, restore normal functions, and retrieve information lost owing to the event. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over event logs and utilizing other proven forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting reduces your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective ways to avoid or contain future attacks.

Automated Backup Systems Built on Data Protection Manager (DPM)
Microsoft DPM is a revolutionary data backup and restore technology centered around high-speed disk subsystems to optimize availability, speed, and ease of administration. Progent's certified Data Protection Manager (DPM) consultants can assist you to create an effective disaster recovery strategy, implement a cost-effective fault-tolerant IT architecture, install a Microsoft DPM-powered backup and restore system, comprehensively validate your system, teach your IT personnel or regular consultants how to maintain Microsoft DPM, or handle complete IT support outsourcing including off-site hosting of Microsoft DPM servers in Progent's world-class data center facility. To find out more, see Microsoft Data Protection Manager Consulting.

Spam/Virus Filtering Service and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer world-class support in vital facets of network protection including:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a set of comprehensive network scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can help you to analyze audit results and react appropriately. Progent's security engineers also provide web software testing and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Get additional information concerning Progent's Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's entire family of protection and VPN technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read additional information about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Help.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to being expert in a wide range of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of any size expert consulting for technologies from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Services
Stealth penetration testing is a vital technique for allowing businesses to determine how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate security processes and technologies hold up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security engineers utilizing the latest hacking methods. Get additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Engineers for Shreveport, LouisianaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and international standards of service that information security managers are required to master. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM possess the experience and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM support professional to help your enterprise in key security disciplines including information protection governance, risk assessment, data protection program control, and incident response management.

Find out the details about Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Qualified Network Security Consultants for Shreveport, LouisianaProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of verified professional work, rigorous study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise covered within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and models, access permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Get additional information concerning Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Shreveport, LouisianaProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are experts who have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of thorough examination and significant hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, phone system and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Read the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Support.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
CISA Consultants for Shreveport, LouisianaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important qualification that signifies expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential has consultants undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security engineer trained to assist companies in the fields of IS audit services, information technology administration, systems and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Get additional details about Progent's CISA Support Services.

CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC-certified Risk Experts for Shreveport, LouisianaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and carry out a workplace continuity strategy based on leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IS control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies.

Read the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consulting.

GIAC Support Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Shreveport, LouisianaGIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in critical categories of system, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and institutions around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the expertise of certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification topics such as assessing IT infrastructure, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

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

Contact Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Shreveport or anywhere in the state of Louisiana and you're trying to find network security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

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