To get fast online help with network security issues, companies in Shreveport, LA, have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are available to offer efficient and affordable assistance with security emergencies that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to provide help for environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad array of services covers firewall technology, email security, secure network design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support team has been awarded the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and ISSAP.

Progent provides online security help on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and no extra fees for setup or after hours support. By billing per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing model keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick solutions entail big expenses.

We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
Network Security ConsultantsIn case your business is now faced with a security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to see how to receive immediate help. Progent maintains a pool of veteran cybersecurity specialists who offer online and onsite assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.

For organizations that have prepared beforehand for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a serious security attack.

Overview of Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating computer security plus preparation for restoring critical data and systems following a security breach requires a continual effort involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security engineers can support your business at any level in your efforts to secure your information network, ranging from security audits to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of E-mail-Borne Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every business should have a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The proactive strategy is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to help IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business operations. Progent can configure scanning software, define and execute a safe IT infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy safe offsite connectivity to e-mail and data, and install an efficient VPN.

If your company is interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages include automated online system monitoring and quick response to emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud-based infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent has skill in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have failed following a security breach. Progent can help determine the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data compromised owing to the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also manage a thorough failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to propose effective measures to prevent or mitigate future assaults.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management 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 available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to defend endpoints as well as servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily evade legacy signature-matching anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you define and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and mid-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and allows fast restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top data security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter 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 inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see 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 organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be alerted automatically about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re making improvements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require when you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's certified consultants can provide world-class consulting support in vital areas of computer security including:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad skills with scanning tools and can help you to understand audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major worldwide security standards such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read more information about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Get the details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
As well as being expert in a wide array of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of all sizes top-level support for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a vital technique for helping companies to determine how exposed their IT systems are to serious attacks by testing how effectively corporate protection policies and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
CISM Experts for Shreveport, LouisianaCISM identifies the core competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to master. CISM provides business management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the background and knowledge to offer effective security administration and consulting services. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your organization in key security areas including information protection governance, risk assessment, information protection program management, and crisis handling support.

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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified System Security Experts for Shreveport, LouisianaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise covered under CISSP include cybersecurity management practices, security design and models, connection control methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read more details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Expertise.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Infrastructure
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Shreveport, LouisianaProgent's ISSAP certified cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and substantial hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all phases of architecture security.

Learn more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Infrastructure Consulting Services.

CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsCybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity consultant to assist your organization to utilize modern system security engineering theory and techniques in system development, review system security designs based on security engineering leading practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, define efficient design and configuration strategies to deliver operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and recommend realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.

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

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Shreveport, LouisianaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that represents expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-certified security consultant able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's CISA Professional Services.

CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Specialists
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Shreveport, LouisianaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and support information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk appetite, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for impartially auditing your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.

GIAC Support Expertise
Network Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Shreveport, LouisianaGIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security engineers. GIAC's goal is to assure that a certified professional possesses the skills appropriate to deliver support in important areas of network, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and institutions all over the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the support of certified professionals for all of the network security services addressed within GIAC accreditation programs including auditing perimeters, security incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Shreveport or elsewhere in Louisiana and you need network security consulting expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.














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