Enlarging your at-home workforce may have a major effect on network architecture, security, and corporate processes. Progent has two decades of background helping businesses of all sizes to design, configure, manage, optimize, and troubleshoot IT environments that support a remote workforce. Progent can assist your Fresno organization to select the right tools and follow best practices in building and maintaining a secure virtual ecosystem for teleworkers that facilitates teamwork and returns maximum value. Progent can provide support services ranging from on demand guidance for getting you past occasional technical bottlenecks to full project management to help you carry out business-critical initiatives.

Progent's consultants can assist Fresno, California companies to succeed with any aspect of building a high-functioning telecommuting ecosystem by delivering infrastructure design and configuration services, VoIP PBX troubleshooting, video conferencing integration, collaboration platform customization and training, public cloud integration, Help Desk services, security and compliance, data protection solutions, and streamlined management.

Security and Compliance for Remote Workers
At-home staff members typically utilize their personal computing devices and often operate in an unsecured physical area. This multiplies their susceptibility to cyber threats and requires judicious configuration of corporate firewalls, anti-malware tools, multi-factor authentication, remote endpoint monitoring, extensive end-user education, and the creation of security policies built on best practices. Progent's veteran team of cybersecurity solutions consultants can help your business to design, configure and maintain an effective security solution that protects vital IT resources in networks that incorporate remote workers.

Firewall Integration Services for At-Home WorkersFirewalls enable companies to create a network that can be safely utilized by on-premises users as well as by at-home workers, mobile employees, suppliers, customers, and other stakeholders. Next-generation firewall appliances permit you to configure and control appropriate access rights to various classes of users and to scale your network and adjust your security as your business evolves and as network attacks grow more sophisticated. Progent supports both new and legacy firewall appliances from all major manufacturers like Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, WatchGuard, Juniper, and Fortinet. To find out more about Progent's firewall configuration services, visit firewall configuration and support expertise.

Remote Endpoint Monitoring Services for At-Home WorkersRemote Endpoint Monitoring makes it easy to track the disparate computers utilized by remote workers and either block or spot and mitigate modern threats like ransomware. With Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring services, a lightweight agent is installed on every secured endpoint, monitoring all activity and using advanced AI technology from SentinelOne to detect new threats before they can spread. When an attack is spotted, ProSight ASM instantly disconnects the targeted endpoint device from the corporate network to quarantine the malware. Since the ProSight ASM software agent is autonomous, endpoint devices stay protected even when they are disconnected from the Internet. Progent is a SentinelOne Partner, reseller, and integrator. To find out more about ProSight ASM, refer to remote endpoint monitoring for an at-home workforce.

Two-factor Authentication Services for Remote WorkersProgent's Duo authentication Managed Services utilize Cisco's Duo technology to defend against password theft by using two-factor authentication (2FA). Duo enables single-tap identity confirmation with Apple iOS, Google Android, and other personal devices. With Duo 2FA, when you log into a secured online account and give your password you are asked to confirm who you are via a unit that only you possess and that is accessed using a separate network channel. A broad selection of devices can be used for this second means of ID validation such as an iPhone or Android or wearable, a hardware token, a landline phone, etc. You can designate several validation devices. To find out more about ProSight Duo identity validation services, visit Cisco Duo MFA two-factor authentication services for teleworkers.

Security Audit Services for At-Home WorkersSecurity Audits can evaluate the vulnerability of your information system to all types of external and internal security threats for an environment that incorporates at-home workers. Progent can run remote, automated security inventory software for quickly and economically uncovering a broad range of security weaknesses that can be found via the Internet. Progent's security assessment experts, which can be managed by network security professionals with advanced certifications such as CISA, CISSP, and GIAC, can assist your company to audit your processes and policies and review your IT infrastructure to enable you to implement top-level security for your remote workers.

NodeZero Pen Testing for At-Home WorkersHorizon3.ai's NodeZero Penetration Testing Platform is a cutting-edge penetration test (pentest) product family that supports autonomous testing of your at-home connectivity solution and your internal and perimeter networks so you can find, prioritize, remediate, and verify cybersecurity weaknesses before threat actors can exploit them. Progent's pentest experts can assist you to deploy NodeZero to perform thorough penetration tests of your perimeter and your internal network so you can determine your present security profile. Progent's NodeZero experts can also assist you to strengthen your network security and can help you to plan and implement a unified cybersecurity strategy that simplifies management and provides maximum protection for on-prem, multi-cloud, remote, and perimeter IT assets. To learn more information about Progent's threat analysis solutions powered by on NodeZero's penetration test platform, see 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 about critical areas to focus on for protecting an IT environment that incorporates work-from-home staff, click:
Securing a Work-From-Home Environment White Paper. (PDF - 2.4 MB)

Contact Progent for Telecommuter Support Services
To contact Progent about building and maintaining an efficient telecommuter environment for your Fresno, California company, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.