Progent's expertise delivering Microsoft .NET services and SQL Server help, and Progent's programming experience with VBasic, XML, and additional developer platforms enable Progent to design custom mission-critical applications and eCommerce solutions that operate seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains management reporting consultants can help you design reports that allow you to analyze your business more thoroughly, transforming uncooked information into useful understanding of your business.
If your office network mixes Solaris platforms with Microsoft Windows, Progent can help you to integrate your computers into a cohesive network that allows all your operating systems to coexist for easy management, seamless information exchange, high dependability, superior throughput, and strong security. Progent's Solaris and MS Windows integration assistance offerings include network infrastructure integration and service, consulting for Microsoft Windows services for UNIX (SFU), remote server monitoring and management, online technical support and repair, in-person technical support, and Help Desk Call Center outsourcing.
Progent is organized provide in-depth remote support for all technical areas common to todayís small business information networks and offers an array of vital, on-demand support services including a temporary Chief Information Officer to provide advanced planning and negotiating capability, a Call Center for help desk services, proactive server monitoring, spam and email-borne virus protection as a managed service, project management help for critical initiatives like office relocations orOS migrations, connectivity consultants for designing high-performance and reliable infrastructure, security engineers to ensure data safety and regulatory compliance, disaster recovery experts to help design business continuity strategies, and software programmers to create, customize, or troubleshoot business application programs.
Progentís Microsoft-certified consultants can provide businesses of all sizes consulting, troubleshooting, and application development services for Microsoft SharePoint and SharePoint Online. SharePoint is an enterprise platform that uses web-based technology for intelligently connecting people, groups and data. SharePoint provides a common spot for your employees or clients to access, manage, distribute and manipulate relevant data, documents, and software and to interact with one another. Microsoft SharePoint enables quicker and more intelligent decisions, more efficient access across teams and more economical business processes. Windows SharePoint Services join workers, clients, teams and major tasks with the knowledge theyíve created in a way that makes data easy to find, download and apply. Progent's certified SharePoint experts can help your organization to support your existing SharePoint solution or upgrade to the current version of SharePoint Server or to SharePoint Online.
Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, run on the Windows Server 2003 platform and powered by technology originally produced by Connectix, delivers the performance needed to accomplish hardware reduction, software upgrade, and server quarantine projects via virtualization technology in an enterprise-class computing network with advanced expandability, manageability, and fault tolerance. Microsoft has targeted Virtual Server 2005 at businesses wishing to improve ROI in software development and testing, upgrading from outdated mission-critical applications, and server consolidation. Progent's certified Virtual Server consultants can assist your company to evaluate and integrate MS Virtual Server 2005.
Cisco Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM or Unified CM), formerly named CallManager, functions as the heart of Cisco's communications and collaboration portfolio. Unified CM and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) provide a modern IP-PBX by integrating closely with applications such as Unified CM IM and Presence Service with Jabber support, Cisco Unity Connection for voicemail management, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Cisco Contact Center Express (Unified CCX or CCX) for creating an advanced customer contact center. Progent's CCIE-certified consultants offer efficient and budget-friendly remote and onsite expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to create and maintain Unified CM deployments by providing Unified Communications Manager configuration and troubleshooting consulting services that add optimum productivity. Progent's consultants can help with any facet of Unified CM configuration and debugging in areas such as integrating VoIP phones and desktop Video phones, reviewing dial plans, setting up SIP trunking and PSTN support, deploying ISR routers with CUBE support, designing UCS server failover solutions for survivability, capacity planning, and integration with Microsoft Exchange Server and Skype for Business.
Progent offers nationwide online phone support and consulting services for companies who run Apple Mac environments or whose information systems feature a mix of Apple macOS and OS X with Microsoft Windows products. Progent's experts offer Apple macOS and OS X users a range of services including desktop assistance, migration to the most recent edition of Mac OS X from legacy versions of macOS and Mac OS X, plus help with macOS and Mac OS X applications. Progent can also assist you with Apple iPhone and Apple iPad synchronization and troubleshooting, or moving to Apple's iCloud. Remote network consulting offers maximum leverage for your IT budget by extending user productivity and shortening the time billed for network repair services. Sophisticated remote access utilities and experienced service specialists and engineers combine to enable Progent to solve most network problems without wasting time and money by traveling to your location. In the vast majority of situations your IT issues can be remediated over the phone or through a combination of phone support and online network analysis. Progent can make available Cisco certified CCIE network engineers and CISSP and ISSAP premier security specialists to help with the most challenging network issues.
If your business operates a UNIX, Linux, or Sun Solaris network or a multi-OS IT environment, Progent's CISM, CISSP and ISSAP-premier consultants can help your whole enterprise in a broad array of security topics such as security administration procedures, security architecture and models, connection management systems and techniques, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, telecommunications, network and Internet security, and disaster recovery preparedness. CISM, CISSP and ISSAP define the core skills and international standards of knowledge that information security managers are expected to possess. These accreditations give executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM or CISSP qualification have demonstrated the background and knowledge to offer world-class security support and consulting help.
Progent's Citrix-accredited engineers can assist you to understand the strategic advantages of XenServer as well as other Citrix platforms, and can help you to plan, test, execute, troubleshoot, and maintain a Citrix XenServer solution. Progent can in addition analyze your current Citrix technology deployment and show you how to optimize resource utilization, responsiveness, security and compliance, uptime, and recoverability.
Progent's management team includes industry veterans with years of background delivering computer consulting services, troubleshooting, and long-term information system planning to businesses ranging from small offices to global enterprises. Great support calls for great personnel, and Progent is proud to have put together a management team able to provide businesses with the top service value available anywhere.
Windows Server Essentials is an affordable, versatile platform that enables small organizations to make the move from the older stand-alone in-house datacenter to the new hybrid networking model that includes local and cloud-hosted resources. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide cost-effective online consulting and troubleshooting services for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials. Progent can assist you to assess the potential productivity and cost benefits of migrating to Essentials and adopting a hybrid local/cloud-based design for your network ecosystem. Progent offers full-service project management support so you can plan and carry out a smooth move to Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Office 365, and other Azure Cloud platforms and services. Progent can also provide continuing consulting, technical support, and customized training.
Years of experience providing Microsoft expertise and Cisco technology consulting has enabled Progent to develop a unique capability for serving branch offices that require IT help with the flexibility associated with with small firms but which includes professional communications, thorough documentation, and compliance with enterprise IT standards. If your corporation has a remote office situated anywhere in or any region served by Progent's engineers, Progent can offer a wide array of on-premises and off-site IT support services and system design assistance.
Progent's Juniper-certified network engineers can help you utilize Junos OS and the Junos platform of network management applications to configure, administer, and monitor Junos-powered devices; migrate to the Junos OS operating system from other Juniper software platforms such as ScreenOS; and upgrade your Juniper routers, switches, and gateways to the latest version of Junos OS.
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 builds on the proven security capabilities of ISA Server 2006 and provides a centrally managed Internet gateway that acts as a single-server solution for a variety of security features including an multi-layer firewall, URL monitoring and filtering, malware inspection, intrusion protection, application proxy, VPN management, and HTTP and HTTPS inspection. Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 includes comprehensive web security reporting capabilities, permits customized reporting powered by Microsoft SQL Server, works with Active Directory to simplify authentication and policy enforcement, and can be deployed as a virtual machine to cut expenses and enhance recoverability. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to design and execute pilot and production deployments; interface Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 with Windows Server 2008, Active Directory, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, and Microsoft SharePoint 2010; install Forefront Threat Management Gateway to operate on a virtual machine with Windows Hyper-V; and deliver ongoing consulting and repair services. Progent's consultants can also help your organization to upgrade economically to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway from Microsoft ISA Server 2006 or 2004.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified networking consultants can provide high-level support for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (previously CallManager). Progent can help you to integrate VoIP phones, create dial plans, set up SIP trunking and PSTN support, deploy ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and design UCS server high availability systems.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified SIP infrastructure experts can help organizations of any size to plan, deploy, maintain, debug and upgrade Cisco's SIP connectivity solutions and Cisco's CUBE (Cisco Unified Border Element)-connected IP PSTN trunks and offer cost-effective remote or onsite expertise to assist companies to move efficiently to an advanced communications network that delivers accelerated ROI. Progent's certified Microsoft unified communications experts can assist you to set up connections between Cisco's CUBE SBC and Microsoft's VoIP and IP video applications like Skype for Business or Lync for access to a SIP PSTN trunk.
Remote server management cards offer IT administrators full control of a server without the requirement for a personal presence. Through remote management cards, all console screen data plus keyboard and mouse functionality are transferred to an off-site session to a support expert who can be situated anywhere in the world. Progent's Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers can assist you to plan, deploy, and support a fault-tolerant company network that incorporates remote management cards and Progent can use these remote server management cards to provide efficient off-site technical help. Progent has experience with a variety of remote management cards such as Aten remote management cards, American Megatrends MegaRAC remote server management cards, Dell remote server management cards, HP Lights-Out 100c remote server management cards, and Peppercon remote management cards.
Progent offers support services for WatchGuard Firewall security gateways such as the WatchGuard Firebox and XTM families of Firewalls and the Firebox SSL VPN Gateway. Progent's WatchGuard consultants can show you how to choose, deploy, and manage a WatchGuard Firewall appliance that fits your network security needs and budget. Progent can help you to maintain legacy WatchGuard firewall appliances or upgrade smoothly to modern WatchGuard firewall solutions.
Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified network infrastructure experts offer advanced support services for Cisco Unified Communications Manager (formerly CallManager). Progent can help you to integrate VoIP phones, design dial plans, configure SIP trunking and PSTN connections, deploy Cisco ISR G2 routers with CUBE support, and deploy UCS server high availability systems.
Progentís Microsoft certified consultants offer small and midsize companies expertise for Microsoft Forefront TMG and ISA Servers. Microsoft's Forefront Threat Management Gateway and ISA Servers contain a full featured application-layer aware firewall that can protect your IT network from attack by external and inside threats. Forefront TMG and ISA Server provide thorough examination of Internet protocols such as HTTP, which allows these security platforms to uncover many threats that can elude ordinary firewalls. The combined firewall and VPN architecture of Forefront TMG and ISA Server support stateful filtering and monitoring of all VPN traffic. ISA Servers are the centerpiece of Microsoft's system security initiative, and Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers and CISSP, CISA and CISM certified security professionals can help you enhance your IT protection through experienced planning and integration of Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Microsoft ISA Servers. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can assist you to install Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010, manage and troubleshoot any version of ISA Server, or migrate smoothly from ISA Server to Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway.
Network monitoring typically consists of tracking a networkís resource utilization in order to identify data traffic bottlenecks or fix hardware or program problems. Nagios and Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) are useful, license-free network monitoring utilities that work under Linux and can be used to monitor mixed-platform networks where UNIX and Windows coexist. Progent's network support consultants can help you use both these tools to optimize and troubleshoot your network. Progent's UNIX support services provide small businesses and programmers assistance with administering and servicing UNIX/Linux and Solaris networks that work with Windows-based technology.
Les Kent has a 35-year track record of successful technology integration, executive management, marketing, and operations. He has shown a knack for developing sophisticated information technology solutions during his time as as a network architect, programmer, project manager, implementation consultant, and troubleshooter for small businesses, new ventures, and global enterprises.
Progent's Exchange Hosting and Management Services offer an enterprise-class data center with backed-up electrical and cooling systems, 24x7 site security and operations center, and fault-tolerant access to Internet backbone service providers. Hosted Exchange servers are configured as virtualized machines for high availability, easy scalability, and rapid recovery. Services feature integration with your network, access to mobile computing products, continual monitoring of efficiency and network security, spam and virus filtering, patch and revision management, Helpdesk services, per-day data backup, and comprehensive messaging management support.
Progent is a pioneer in economically providing world-class network support to small companies. Progent's success in handling the IT support requirements of the historically underserviced small business market is the combined outcome of major technical and operational innovations that have removed much of the traditional costs out of administering IT support, injected unmatched technical skill into the IT service system, and dramatically accelerated the solution process.
Progent can help your organization to deploy Cisco's infrastructure technology to create a solid basis for your onsite, cloud-centric, or hybrid-cloud data center and streamline operations in vital areas including resource utilization, security and compliance, versatility, reliability, and recoverability.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help you to evaluate the advantages of Windows Server 2008 for your company, develop pilot programs and rollout strategies, install Windows Server 2008 with your network environment and applications, train your support personnel how to use enhanced management tools, and provide ongoing consulting and technical support via low-cost alternatives such as Help Desk service and online technical support.
Progent's background delivering Microsoft .NET support and Microsoft SQL Server help, and Progent's programming experience with VBasic, XML, and additional developer platforms make it possible to design custom line-of-business applications and eCommerce solutions that operate seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Dynamics GP/Great Plains management reporting services can help you create reports that allow you to track your business more effectively, transforming uncooked data into valuable insights into your company and customers.
Progent can assist you to understand the many subscription options offered with Office 365 and configure your network with Office 365 so you derive top business value. Progent offers expertise with cross-platform environments that incorporate Windows, macOS or OS X, and Linux technology. Progent can also assist you to build and maintain hybrid ecosystems that seamlessly combine on-premises and cloud products and services.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces significant improvements in speed, scale, data security, availability, BOYD support, plus built-in BI. Innovations include PolyBase for processing structured and unstructured databases simultaneously for data warehousing, Jason integration, Row-level Security, Mobile Reports, and centralized control over local and cloud-based operations and services. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote and on-premises support to help organizations of any size to implement, administer or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft technologies including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM.
Progent can show you how to prepare and execute a smooth move to Microsoft Dynamics GP so that you retain your information, strengthen your protection, enhance your analytics, take complete advantage of Microsoft Office integration, and minimize productivity disruption by designing and following a smart migration plan. Progent can also help train new Dynamics GP users so you don't waste productivity. Progent can improve your financial reports and business analytics by providing Crystal Reports help, FRx assistance, and Microsoft Excel support. Progent's experience with Microsoft .NET technology, Microsoft SQL Server solutions, and designing with VBasic, XML and other tools make it possible to produce custom line-of-business software and eCommerce solutions that integrate transparently with Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Cisco's Firepower NGFWs Firewalls provide a major performance boost compared to Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X firewalls and include unified management and automation of modern security capabilities like application visibility and control, next-generation intrusion protection (NGIPS) with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can help you to plan and execute a smooth upgrade to Firepower firewalls from Cisco's from ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX firewalls and help you integrate Firepower appliances with Cisco's subscription-based security services to build and centrally control IT ecosystems that span branch offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent's Microsoft authorized Consultants provide three service programs to help mid-size and large organizations develop a cost-effective and successful internal Computer Support Help Desk. Progent's help desk consulting services include Return on Investment analysis, process analysis and enhancement, management reporting, education of internal personnel, and documentation of processes. Progent's Software Selection and Integration Support Services help companies sift through the various top level Help Desk software packages on the market and decide what products may be too expensive, miss key capabilities, or align badly with your company's corporate culture. Progent also offers temporary staffing for companies who want to augment their in-house Help Desk staff for occasional projects or to substitute for vacationing or indisposed workers.
Progentís Microsoft certified experts offer small and medium size businesses enterprise-grade consulting services for Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003. SMS 2003 is Microsoft's standard tool for change and configuration management. SMS 2003, a component of Microsoft System Center 200, enables companies to deliver critical applications rapidly and automatically to specified users, reduce software expense and stay compliant by understanding usage profiles, enhance Windows security by improving your awareness of vulnerability and by delivering critical updates, manage your external workforce through accepted standards independent of connection or geography, and lower operational expenses by efficiently utilizing the administrative capabilities built into Windows. Progentís SMS consulting professionals can show you how to use SMS economically for automated software and application installation, security patch control, and asset monitoring management including program and hardware inventory.
Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains software includes analysis and reporting features that let you monitor all operations, revenues and spending, and sales trends with integrated drill-down, query, and reporting capabilities. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP reporting support expertise can enable you to create reports that let you analyze your business more thoroughly, converting raw data into valuable business information. Progent is able to improve your reporting and analytics by providing Crystal Reports expertise, FRx support, and Microsoft Excel assistance. In addition to delivering reporting consulting, Progent can supply Microsoft .NET support, Microsoft SQL Server expertise, and application design with VBasic, XML and other tools in order to offer custom line-of-business application development and web commerce solutions that work seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains.
Microsoft Office 365 Exchange Online allows you to utilize cloud-based virtual machines, mailboxes and other Exchange components to reduce capital expense and administrative hassle. You can configure Office 365 Exchange Online to host all your mailboxes, or you can run a hybrid solution that combines both local and cloud-resident mailboxes. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide budget-friendly online support to help your small businesses to evaluate the benefits of Exchange Online, plan a network topology that fits your business needs and IT budget, implement a non-disruptive migration from your existing Exchange organization to one that includes Exchange Online, train your IT team and users, and provide as-needed consulting and technical support.
Progent wants to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCNP or CCIE certification; security consultants who have CISSP or CISM or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to join our team of desktop service specialists and remote support professionals. In addition, We are seeking experienced managers who can perform effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.
Cisco's security and offsite connection products for small companies offer a comprehensive range of easy-to-administer security products to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network appliances. Progent's expert consulting staff includes field-proven engineers with Cisco CCIE and Cisco Certified Network Professional certifications who are able to help your organization to evaluate Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, Cisco Aironet and Meraki wireless access points, and other Cisco security technologies that align best with your company goals.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can help your company to evaluate the value of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 for your environment and can help you to plan and execute a rollout of Lync Server 2010 that unifies the management of Instant Messaging and Presence and increases the productivity of your in-house employees, telecommuters, and smartphone users. Progent can also assist your company to carry out a smooth migration to Microsoft Lync Server from Microsoft Office Communications Server or Microsoft Live Communications Server, integrate Lync Server 2010 with Exchange, SharePoint, and SQL Server, show you how you can use Lync Server 2010 to enhance the team-computing functions of MS Office applications, and provide webinar training and continuing technical support for Microsoft Lync Server and other Microsoft products.
Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can show you how to design and deploy a smooth in-place Microsoft Exchange 2007 upgrade strategy that avoids productivity downtime, simplifies long-term service requirements, and makes your Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 easy to manage. For complex multi-server or multi-location migrations, Progent offers the experience to complete your move quickly and affordably. Progent's Exchange Server 2007 help, repair, and design services include expertise with the configuration of third-party add-ons to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and the design of unified messaging implementations based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
Progentís Microsoft-premier engineers can help your organization to enhance your desktops from 32 to 64 bits. Progent can assist you to calculate the risks and benefits of upgrading to 64-bit PC desktop processing, design an efficient upgrade process that reduces operational disruptions, and provide inexpensive, expert online support to aid you to install 64-bit desktop operating systems and application programs on your existing computers.
Windows Server 2008 is a major advance in making information networks more secure and fault tolerant, simpler to virtualize and manage, higher performing, and able to offer a better environment for web hosting and development. Progent can assist your company get the most from the improvements built into Windows Server 2008 by providing consulting, troubleshooting, education, temporary staffing, network monitoring, and security expertise.
Progent can help companies of any size to move all or part of their network infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. This can simplify IT management and lower equipment investments. Microsoft Azure includes a comprehensive library of public cloud services and Progent can help you to understand the advantages and restrictions of different cloud networking architectures you can use with Azure. Progent can help you administer cloud-resident or hybrid cloud and on-premises apps and resources and ensure that you sidestep the typical mistakes small companies make when migrating to the cloud. Progent can show you how to set up VMs on Azure Virtual Machines, use cloud storage with Azure Storage, handle authentication with Azure Active Directory, and create transparent backup mechanisms with Azure Backup. Progent can also help you to prepare firewalls and VPN tunnels and to manage iPhones and iPads and Google Android smartphones and tablets.
Progentís Microsoft-premier consultants can help you to update your desktops from 32 bits to 64 bits. Progent can help your company to calculate the risks and benefits of upgrading to 64-bit desktop computing, plan an affordable upgrade process that minimizes operational disruptions, and provide economical, expert remote support to aid you to configure 64-bit desktop software and application programs on your current hardware.
Progent can provide affordable online support to assist businesses to integrate Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud services including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) for virtual server hosting, Amazon S3 for expandable low-latency storage, and Glacier for low-cost archival storage. Progent can assist your IT team with every phase of Amazon AWS integration including requirements analysis, readiness assessment, system design, pilot testing, deployment, centralized administration, performance optimization, software license management, backup/restore solutions, and security strategies. Progent offers advanced expertise with firewall configuration and VPN technology and can show you how to deploy cloud-centric or hybrid cloud ecosystems that efficiently incorporate Amazon AWS cloud services. Progent can provide as-needed consulting to assist you to resolve technical roadblocks or Progent can deliver comprehensive project management outsourcing or co-sourcing services to help you migrate to the Amazon AWS cloud on schedule and on budget.
Microsoft Office Communications Server provides IM and presence as part of an extensible, world-class solution featuring enhanced security, transparent compatibility with popular Microsoft software, an expandable, standards-based development environment, and support for regulatory mandates such as HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley. Your enterprise can benefit from lower costs and improved operational efficiencies, increased individual productivity, and better IP protection with this easy-to-manage, highly available IM platform. Successful implementations of Microsoft Office Communications Server call for extensive planning and consideration before installation. Progent's Microsoft-authorized professionals can deliver the expertise necessary to realize all the advantages of Office Communications Server across your whole organization.
Progent's certified Wi-Fi experts can assist you to assess the benefits of using Catalyst wireless controllers to manage Wi-Fi networks of any size. Progent can help you to maintain and debug your existing Wi-Fi network or help you design and carry out a smooth migration from outdated wireless controllers to modern solutions.
If your business has a Solaris environment or a multi-OS computer system, Progent's CISM and ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your whole enterprise in a broad array of security areas including security administration procedures, security design and strategies, access management products and techniques, software development security, business processes security, physical security, telecommunications, network and web security, and workplace recovery planning. CISM and CISSP define the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are required to possess. These accreditations offer IT management the assurance that consultants who have earned their CISM, CISSP or ISSAP qualification have the experience and theory to offer effective security management and consulting help.