Business information networks in Florida now have prompt and affordable remote help from Progent's qualified network security professionals to resolve urgent security problems. Rates are reasonable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is immediate, and service is unbeatable. Progent also provides help for long-term engagements that demand the knowledge of senior security engineers with high-level security credentials.

In case your Florida business is situated far from more populated metropolitan areas like Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Hialeah, or Orlando, support from local qualified security support specialists could be limited during a crisis. This could mean a loss of revenue for your business, angry clients, unproductive employees, and distracted executives. By calling Progent's online services, you have access to a qualified security consultant ready to offer expertise when you need it to get your computer network operating and salvage your information.

Progent can assist you in all your initiatives to protect your IT environment with support that can range from network security assessments to developing a comprehensive security strategy. Progent offers economical support to help companies of any size to design and maintain protected IT environments based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Sun Solaris, or Mac OS X platforms plus mobile users with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also assist you to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to provide centralized management and comprehensive security for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified professionals are accessible remotely or on site to provide a variety of urgent or longer-term network security services such as:

  • Perform extensive network security evaluations
  • Clean up quickly after attacks
  • Configure hardware and software firewalls
  • Implement secure techniques for offsite and mobile connectivity
  • Install advanced solutions for protection against spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Help create a company-wide security plan with 24x7 security monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Services
  • Develop an effective data backup and recovery solution built around Microsoft DPM technology
If your business has an emergency requirement for computer security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help.

Progent's security experts provide world-class support in key facets of network protection including security assessment, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security consulting.

System Security Assessment
Progent's expert security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your current computer protection environment through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced utilities and proven procedures. Progent's skill in this service saves your company time and money and offers an accurate picture of security holes. The information your IT organization gains can be used as the basis of a network protection plan that will allow your network to operate dependably and react rapidly to new risks.

Automated Network Security Evaluation
Progent offers expertise in the use of security testing packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for economically performing a set of programmed system auditing scans to identify potential security weaknesses. Progent has extensive knowledge of additional network auditing tools including NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP, eEye, plus tools like Metasploit, Netcat, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand audit reports and react appropriately.

Progent can help you design security into your business processes, configure scanning software, plan and deploy a secure network environment, and recommend procedures to optimize the security of your IT system. Progent's security engineers are ready to show you how to set up a firewall, design safe remote access to email and data, and integrate VPN. Find out more concerning Progent's network security evaluation.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory packages designed to enable small businesses to get a professional security evaluation from a qualified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, an engineer administers a comprehensive test of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer executes a system scan from an authorized computer inside your company firewall to uncover the risk to internal threats. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a protected external site. The project is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who generates a document that details and interprets the data collected by the scan and suggests practical remediation where called for.

Stealth Security Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key component of any comprehensive network security plan. Progentís security professionals can run thorough intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's in-house IT staff. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether existing security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log analysis are properly configured and consistently monitored. Find out more concerning Progent's stealth penetration testing consulting.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's background in security technology encompasses in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology offered by a variety of vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers who have earned key networking accreditations including CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Troubleshooting
The new Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more value than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for new installations. Since Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole family of ASA 5500-X firewalls can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide powerful new features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to manage your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls and migrate efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist you to plan, deploy, optimize, manage and troubleshoot firewall environments based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more details about ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and troubleshooting support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's network security and offsite connection products provide a full line of easy-to-administer security solutions to help protect your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line features routers, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and VPN appliances. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who can help your company to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your business objectives. Learn additional information about Progent's Engineering Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Appliances.

Support Expertise for Other Firewall and VPN Solutions
Progent offers small and mid-size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies including WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to design a detailed security strategy and choose appropriate products from multiple vendors to achieve your security objectives while sticking within your budget limits.

Expert Network Security Planning
Every company should develop a carefully considered security program that incorporates both proactive processes and response plans. The proactive plan is a collection of procedures intended to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive plan assists your company's security personnel to evaluate the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the system, document the event, and get business functions operational as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's certified IS security engineers can to assist you to perform a full vulnerability assessment and create a company-wide security strategy to implement security processes and controls to reduce ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Qualified Security Engineering Services
The CISM committee describes the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of skill that IT security professionals are required to learn. It provides business management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM credential have the background and capability to provide efficient security administration and support services. Progent offers the services of CISM certified security consultants to help companies with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • Network Security Program Management
  • IS Security Management
  • Recovery Management
Read more details about Progent's CISM Certified IS Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Certified Security Consulting Support
CISSP recognizes expertise with a global standard for network security. ANSI has awarded certification recognition in the area of data protection under ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP accreditation. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your company in a variety security fields including:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Processes
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Technology
  • Telecommunications, Network and WAN Security
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Find out more details concerning Progent's CISSP Information Security Engineering Expertise.

ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Engineering Assistance
Progent's ISSAP qualified IT architecture professionals are experts who have been awarded ISSAP Certification through thorough testing and extensive experience with network security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents proven mastery in the more challenging requirements of information security architecture bounded by the broader field of information system security knowledge required for CISSP accreditation. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all phases of architecture security including.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and System Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Hardware Security
Read additional details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Expertise.

CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a globally recognized achievement that represents expertise in network security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test given by the ISACA international professional group. Progent's CISA-certified security audit experts are available to help your business with:

  • IS Audit Process
  • Information Technology Governance
  • Systems and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Data Resources
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
Read the details concerning Progent's CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Services.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and maintain information system control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation experts can provide a variety of risk identification services including:

  • Gather data and study documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, regulatory, and business requirements and organizational policies related to your information system to assess their potential impact on your business objectives
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to help in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your stakeholders appreciate information system risk so they can contribute to your risk control process
  • Match identified risk vectors to your associated business procedures to help determine risk responsibility
  • Determine risk appetite with your senior management and major stakeholders to ensure they match
Find out the details about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Accredited IS Security Consulting Assistance
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of computer security professionals. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant has the skills appropriate to deliver services in vital categories of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified network security audit consultants can help your company in the areas of:

  • Assessing Networks
  • Security Incident Response
  • Traffic Analysis
  • Web Application Security
  • SIEM solutions
Read more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Specialist
To find out how you can access a certified security engineer for online or onsite assistance in Florida, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Help.

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