Chicago Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Chicago Metro Area.
Progent locations in the Chicago Metro Area
||500 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
|Sales Phone: 312-800-0223
Link: Chicago Network Support Services
|Downers Grove, IL
||650 Warrenville Rd
Lisle, Illinois 60532
|Sales Phone: 331-251-1422
Link: Downers Grove, IL Network Support Services
||1900 E Golf Rd
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
|Sales Phone: 847-944-8599
Link: Schaumburg, IL Network Support Services
||1363 Shermer Road
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
|Sales Phone: 224-534-2088
Link: Skokie, IL Network Support Services
To get fast online assistance with computer security issues, companies in Downers Grove, IL, have access to world-class expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide effective and economical help with security crises that threaten the viability of your network. Progent's accredited consultants are qualified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, protected system design, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the industry's top security accreditations including Global Information Assurance Certification and ISSAP.
Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute basis without minimum minutes and without extra fees for setup or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by delivering world-class support, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes turn into major expenses.
We've Been Hacked: What Do We Do Now?
If your network is currently experiencing a security crisis, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Support to see how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified network security specialists who can provide remote and onsite support that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and enhancement of your security defense to guard against future exploits.
For companies who have prepared in advance for a security breech, the formal incident response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security incident.
Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection plus staying ready for restoring vital data and functions following an attack requires an on-going process involving an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified security experts can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to guard your information network, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security plan. Some areas supported by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Secure Environments
Any company should have a thoroughly considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive plan is a set of precautions that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to help IT staff to evaluate the losses caused by a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can configure auditing utilities, create and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote connectivity to e-mail and information, and install an efficient VPN.
If you are interested in an economical option for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services include automated online system monitoring and quick resolution of problems.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your company you to plan, deploy, administer and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud resources and that comply with government data security requirements. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent has skill in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working because of a security penetration. Progent can help assess the damage resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a thorough forensic evaluation by going over activity logs and utilizing other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to suggest effective ways to prevent or mitigate future assaults.
Ransomware Removal and Recovery Expertise
Progent can provide the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system compromised by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. For more information, visit ransomware removal and restoration expertise.
Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's value-priced ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection (EPP) service that incorporates cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against new malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape traditional signature-based AV products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring 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 security for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering through cutting-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help your business to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will assist you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that require immediate attention. Progent can also assist your company to set up and verify a backup and restore system like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost end-to-end service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup activities and enables fast restoration of critical data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to a local storage device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can deliver world-class expertise to configure ProSight DPS to to comply with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. 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 service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises gateway appliance to offer advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway offers AV and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. 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 Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a fast virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Because the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hardware environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard information related to your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to 50% of time spent trying to find vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants offer world-class expertise in vital facets of network protection including:
Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a set of automatic system tests to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can assist you to understand audit reports and react efficiently. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with important worldwide security standards including HIPAA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering in-place wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Get more information concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's entire family of security and VPN solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details about Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Expertise.
Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
As well as being expert in a wide range of security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide companies of all sizes top-level support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:
Unannounced intrusion checking is a vital method for allowing organizations to determine how vulnerable their networks are to real-world attacks by testing how thoroughly corporate protection policies and mechanisms stand up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest hacking methods. Learn additional details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
CISM defines the core competencies and worldwide benchmarks of service that information security managers are required to achieve. It offers business management the confidence that those who have earned their certification possess the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and engineering services. Progent can provide a CISM-certified expert to assist your organization in vital security areas such as data security governance, vulnerability management, data protection program management, and incident response support.
Find out more information about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Expertise.
CISSP Security Consulting Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in an international standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered under CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and test systems, connection control methodology, applications development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
Read additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Consultants for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation as a result of thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Get the details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent can provide the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to follow current system security engineering principles and processes in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define effective configuration strategies to provide protection for operations, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational requirements with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Network Security Engineering Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential has consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security engineer able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT governance, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT service delivery, protecting information resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
Read additional details about Progent's CISA Consulting Expertise.
CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Specialists
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was established by ISACA to verify an IT professional's skills to design, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively auditing your IS control design and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.
Learn the details about Progent's CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Services.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of IT security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional has the knowledge appropriate to provide support in key categories of network, data, and application program security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the help of GIAC certified consultants for all of the network security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs such as assessing perimeters, incident response, intrusion detection, web application security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Contact Progent for Network Security Help
If your business is situated in Downers Grove or elsewhere in the state of Illinois and you're trying to find cybersecurity consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.