Expanding your telecommuter workforce can have a major effect on network infrastructure, security, and corporate processes. Progent has two decades of background assisting small and mid-size businesses to plan, deploy, manage, optimize, and debug IT networks that incorporate at-home workers. Progent can help your Brasília company to select the appropriate technologies and adhere to best practices in creating and maintaining a secure virtual office ecosystem for telecommuters that facilitates teamwork and returns maximum value. Progent can provide support services that go from on demand expertise for getting you over challenging technical roadblocks to comprehensive project management or co-management to help you carry out business-critical initiatives.

Progent can assist Brasília, Federal District organizations to with any facet of creating a high-functioning work-at-home ecosystem by providing infrastructure design and configuration services, VoIP PBX expertise, voice/video conferencing integration, collaboration platform customization and training, cloud connectivity, Help Desk augmentation, cybersecurity, backup/restore solutions, and unified management.

Cybersecurity for At-Home Workers
Work-from-Home (WFH) staff members typically use their personal computers and often work in an unsecured physical space. This increases their susceptibility to cyber threats and requires judicious deployment of corporate firewalls, anti-malware tools, MFA-based identity verification, remote endpoint monitoring, extensive user training, and the creation of security policies based on leading practices. Progent's veteran team of data security support experts can help your business to design, configure and manage an effective security solution that guards critical IT assets in environments that include at-home workers.

Firewall Integration Services for At-Home WorkersFirewalls enable you to create a network that can be securely utilized by on-premises users as well as by teleworkers, mobile employees, suppliers, clients, and other stakeholders. Modern firewall devices allow you to assign and manage appropriate permissions to various classes of users and to expand your IT network and modify your security profile as your business evolves and as network attacks grow increasingly sophisticated. Progent supports both current and older firewall appliances from all major vendors including Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, Check Point, Juniper, and Fortinet. For details about Progent's firewall support expertise, refer to firewall configuration and support expertise.

Remote Security Monitoring Services for TelecommutersOnline Endpoint Security Monitoring makes it easy to watch over the disparate computers used by teleworkers and either block or spot and respond to the latest cyber attacks such as ransomware. With Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) services, a lightweight software agent is installed on every secured endpoint device, monitoring all activity and utilizing state-of-the-art machine learning and full execution context from SentinelOne to identify new attacks at inception. When an attack is discovered, ProSight ASM immediately disconnects the infected endpoint from the network to quarantine the malware. Since the ProSight ASM software agent is self-contained, endpoint devices remain secure even when they are offline. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner, dealer, and integrator. To find out more about ProSight Active Security Monitoring, go to remote endpoint security monitoring for telecommuters.

Two-factor Authentication (2FA) Services for TelecommutersProgent's Duo MFA Services utilize Cisco's Duo cloud technology to protect against stolen passwords by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo supports single-tap identity confirmation on iOS, Android, and other personal devices. Using 2FA, when you sign into a protected application and enter your password you are asked to confirm who you are on a unit that only you have and that uses a separate network channel. A wide selection of devices can be utilized as this added form of authentication such as a smartphone or wearable, a hardware token, a landline telephone, etc. You can register multiple verification devices. To find out more about Duo two-factor identity authentication services, visit Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication (2FA) services for an at-home workforce.

Security Audit Services for At-Home WorkersSecurity Audits can assess the vulnerability of your network to all classes of external and local security attacks for a network that includes teleworkers. Progent can run online, automated cybersecurity analysis scanning for quickly and affordably detecting a wide variety of security gaps that can be surfaced via the Internet. Progent's security assessment experts, which can be provided by data security experts with top credentials including CISA, CISSP, and GIAC, can assist you to audit your processes and governance policies and assess your IT architecture to allow you to design top-level security for your an at-home workforce.

NodeZero Pen Testing for At-Home WorkersHorizon3.ai's NodeZero Pentest Platform is a breakthrough penetration test (pentest) product family that supports autonomous testing of your work-from-home connectivity solution as well as your internal and perimeter networks so you can uncover, rank, fix, and verify security weaknesses before malicious hackers can take advantage of them. Progent can help you to use NodeZero to carry out comprehensive pentests of your network perimeter and your internal IT infrastructure in order to evaluate your current security profile. Progent can also help you to strengthen your network security and can help you to plan and deploy a cohesive cybersecurity ecosystem that simplifies management and delivers optimum protection for on-prem, multi-cloud, remote, and perimeter IT assets. To learn additional details about Progent's vulnerability analysis services based on on NodeZero's penetration test platform, visit Consulting Support for NodeZero's PEN Test Platform.

Download White Paper: Protecting a Work-From-Home (WFH) Network
To read or download a white paper describing key areas to focus on for protecting a network that includes work-from-home staff, click:
Securing a Work-From-Home Network White Paper. (PDF - 2.4 MB)

Contact Progent for Remote Workforce Expertise
To get in touch with Progent about creating and maintaining an efficient work-from-home solution for your Brasília, Federal District company, phone 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.