To get fast remote help with network security issues, businesses in St. Paul, MN, have access to world-class support from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide fast and economical help with security emergencies that threaten the productivity of your information system. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services encompasses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's support team has been awarded the world's top security certifications including GIAC and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security expertise on a per-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional charges for setup or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class expertise, Progent's billing policy keeps costs under control and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes entail major charges.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Can We Do Now?
In case you are now faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to see how to receive fast assistance.

For businesses who have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal post-attack handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of reacting to a serious security incident.

Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating network protection as well as preparedness for recovering critical information and systems following a security breach demands a continual process involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified consultants can support your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a complete security strategy. Important technologies supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Building Protected Networks
Every organization ought to have a carefully considered security plan that includes both proactive and responsive elements. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines procedures to help IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your business processes. Progent can set up scanning utilities, define and build a safe IT architecture, and propose processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security experts are available to assist you to configure a firewall, design secure online and mobile access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network.

If your company is looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature continual online system tracking and quick response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government data security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration with on-premises Exchange deployments, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in recovering networks and servers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have stopped working following a security breach. Progent can show you how to determine the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal functions, and recover information compromised owing to the assault. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and using a variety of advanced forensics tools. Progent's background with security consulting minimizes your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest effective strategies to prevent or contain new attacks.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight family of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a single platform to manage the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic system-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a single control. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables rapid restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the technology of leading data security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and saves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises 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 within your corporate firewall. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hosting solution without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
Progent's 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 IT infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can save up to half of time wasted trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your network infrastructure like standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for gathering and associating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer unique consulting support in key facets of network protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for conducting a variety of automatic network tests to identify potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning tools and can assist your company to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also offer web application testing and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Read additional details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can provide world-class technical expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst switches. Find out additional details about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Solutions
As well as being expert in a broad array of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers companies of any size expert consulting for solutions from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable method for allowing organizations to understand how exposed their networks are to serious attacks by testing how well corporate protection procedures and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest intrusion techniques. Get additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
CISM Engineers for St. Paul, MinnesotaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental competencies and worldwide standards of performance that computer security managers are required to master. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their accreditation possess the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to assist your organization in vital security areas such as information protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data security process control, and crisis handling support.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISM Security Support Services.

CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
CISSP Qualified Network Security Experts for St. Paul, MinnesotaProgent's CISSP consultants are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification through verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration procedures, security architecture and test systems, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out the details about Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure System Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for St. Paul, MinnesotaProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are consultants who have earned ISSAP status following rigorous examination and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth understanding of access control mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Get the details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISA Consulting Expertise
CISA Engineers for St. Paul, MinnesotaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that represents expertise in IS security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security professional trained to help companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Support Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Experts for St. Paul, MinnesotaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IS management mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM experts for defining security policies.

Read additional details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Consulting.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise
Network Security Engineers with Global Information Assurance Certification for St. Paul, MinnesotaGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to deliver services in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the United States NSA. Progent offers the help of certified security engineers for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation topics including auditing security systems, incident handling, traffic analysis, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Read more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your business is located in St. Paul or anywhere in the state of Minnesota and you want computer security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.














© 2002- 2018 Progent Corporation. All rights reserved.