Small business computer networks in the state of Colorado now have quick and economical remote help from Progent's certified network security support specialists to assist with complex security issues. Rates are affordable, billing is per minute, engagement is fast, and service is world class. Progent also offers help for long-term projects that demand the services of senior security engineers with high-level security certifications.

In case your Colorado network is based outside of major urban areas like Denver, Colorado Springs, Aurora, or Lakewood, the availability of local accredited network security professionals is often problematic when you have an urgent situation. This can result in a loss of productivity for your company, upset clients, idle employees, and defocused executives. By utilizing Progent, you have access to a Premier security consultant ready to offer expertise whenever you require it to keep your computer network running and salvage your information.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to protect your IT environment with services ranging from network security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers affordable service to help companies of any size to configure and maintain secure networks powered by Windows and Cisco technology and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms plus mobile clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also help you outsource spam filtering and protection from e-mail-based attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based malware. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most threats from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The local security gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified experts are accessible remotely or on premises to provide a variety of emergency or project-based IT security services including:

  • Run comprehensive security evaluations
  • Clean up quickly after attacks
  • Set up and troubleshoot firewalls
  • Implement safe techniques for remote and mobile connectivity
  • Install advanced applications for automatic protection against spam and DHAs
  • Develop a comprehensive security strategy with round-the-clock network monitoring
  • Provide comprehensive Help Desk Support
  • Develop an effective data backup and disaster recovery strategy centered on Microsoft DPM automated backup technology
If your company has an emergency requirement for IT security support, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Help.

Progent's support professionals offer world-class services in vital facets of network security that include analysis, firewall and VPN solutions, and advanced security planning.

Security Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the effectiveness of your current computer protection systems by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis via advanced utilities and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this service saves you money and offers an accurate picture of weaknesses. The information your business is provided can form the foundation of a network protection plan that will allow your network to run dependably and react rapidly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Assessment
Progent provides expertise in the application of security auditing packages including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner for economically performing a set of programmed network auditing scans to identify potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with other security auditing utilities such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, plus utilities like SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to make sense of testing reports and respond appropriately.

Progent can show you how to design protection into your company operations, configure scanning tools, plan and deploy a protected system environment, and suggest policies to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security engineers are ready to help you set up a firewall, design safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Find out more on Progent's automated security assessment.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory scanning packages intended to enable small businesses to get an objective network security evaluation from a qualified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer administers an extensive examination of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine potential risks in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a network scan from an authorized computer within your company firewall to determine vulnerabilities to internal attacks. The two security inventory services are set up and executed from a secured external site. The project is managed by a consultant with top security accreditations and who produces a document that details and analyzes the information captured by the scan and suggests practical improvements where appropriate.

Stealth Security Penetration Testing Support Services
Stealth intrusion checking is an important component of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security experts can run extensive intrusion tests without the knowledge of your company's internal network support staff. Unannounced penetration checking uncovers whether current security defense tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event history analysis are correctly set up and consistently monitored. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network penetration testing support services.

Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's background in security solutions encompasses in-depth field work with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology from a variety of vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers with important networking accreditations such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Integration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular network intrusion protection system. Firepower services provide enhanced features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network experts can help you to manage your legacy PIX or ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and onsite help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can assist your organization to design, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more details about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower integration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Cisco's network security and remote access products offer a complete range of manageable security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN product family includes switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes field-proven specialists with Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who are able to help your business to select Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align best with your company objectives. Learn additional information about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and VPN Products.

Engineering Services for Additional Firewall and VPN Products
Progent offers small and medium size companies professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from leading firewall and VPN security vendors including WatchGuard, Juniper Networks, and SonicWall. Progent can help you create a detailed security strategy and select appropriate products from a variety of suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis technology to defend endpoints as well as physical and virtual servers against modern malware attacks such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely evade traditional signature-based AV tools. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, identification, containment, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge tools incorporated within a single agent managed from a single control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your company's specific needs and that allows you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data protection regulations. Progent will help you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent can also help your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange filtering.

ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly cost, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, whenever needed, can assist you to recover your critical information. Learn more about ProSight Data Protection Services 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 filtering service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, visit ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting service. Find out more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up 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 includes a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Planning
Any business should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both preventive procedures and response planning. The proactive plan is a collection of mechanisms designed to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive plan assists your company's security personnel to evaluate the damage caused by an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and get business functions operational as quickly as possible.

Progent's expert information security consultants can to help your company to perform a full vulnerability assessment and create a company-wide security strategy to implement security processes and controls to reduce future attacks and threats.

CISM Accredited System Security Consulting Services
The CISM organization defines the basic competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information security professionals are expected to learn. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM credential have the background and knowledge to deliver efficient security management and support services. Progent can provide the services of CISM Certified security professionals to help companies with:

  • IS Security Processes
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • Network Security Administration
  • Response Planning
Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISM Network Security Engineering Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Services
The CISSP credential denotes mastery of an international standard for network security. ANSI has granted certification accreditation in the field of data security under ISO 17024. Progent can provide access to of security experts who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your enterprise in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Management Practices
  • Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
  • Access Management Solutions and Processes
  • Applications Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Site Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Technology
  • Telecom, Network and WAN Security
  • Business Continuity Preparedness
Find out additional information about Progent's CISSP Accredited Information Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified IT architecture professionals are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of rigorous examination and significant experience with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven mastery in the most complex demands of IS security architecture bounded by the wider scope of information security expertise needed for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Control Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Phone System and System Infrastructure Security
  • Data Encryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Site Security
Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Engineering Professionals.

CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious qualification that represents expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates pass a comprehensive examination given by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA security audit consultants are available to help your IT organization with:

  • IS Audit Services
  • IT Enforcement
  • Systems and Infrastructure Planned Useful Life
  • Information Technology Support
  • Safeguarding Data Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Get more information about Progent's CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

CRISC Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, deploy, and support information system controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC IT risk mitigation specialists offer a variety of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Gather data and review documentation to evaluate major vulnerabilities
  • Identify legal, industry, and business mandates and company standards related to your information system to determine their potential impact on your business goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your operational processes to assist in evaluating your enterprise risk
  • Develop a risk awareness program and conduct training to ensure your stakeholders appreciate IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
  • Match identified risk vectors to related business processes to help assign risk ownership
  • Determine risk appetite with your senior leadership and major stakeholders to ensure they are in agreement
Find out the details about Progent's CRISC Risk Management Consultants.

GIAC Certified Security Engineering Assistance
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of network security engineers. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant has the knowledge necessary to provide services in vital areas of network, information, and program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and government organizations throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent's GIAC-certified IS security audit engineers are available to assist your company with:

Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Talk to a Progent Security Engineer
To learn how to access a certified security consultant for remote or onsite expertise in Colorado, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Computer Help.