To get immediate online assistance with network security problems, companies in Grand Rapids, MI, can find expert troubleshooting from Progent's security professionals. Progent's remote service staff is ready to provide fast and economical assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited security consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services covers firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's top security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
Progent offers remote security support services on a per-minute model without minimum times and without extra charges for setup or after hours support. By billing per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's billing structure keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where simple fixes entail major charges.
We've Been Attacked: What Can We Do?
If your business is currently fighting a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Support to find out how to receive fast aid. Progent maintains a pool of certified cybersecurity experts who offer remote and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future attacks.
For businesses who have planned carefully for a security breech, the formal incident handling model outlined by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's approved method of responding to a major security penetration.
Introduction to Progent's Security Support Services
Coordinating computer protection plus preparation for restoring critical data and functions after an attack demands an on-going program that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's security professionals can assist your organization at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your IT network, from security evaluation to creating a complete security strategy. Important 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 Building Secure Networks
Any company should develop a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that works to minimize security gaps. The reactive plan specifies activities to help security personnel to inventory the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and restore network activity as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing utilities, create and execute a safe IT architecture, and recommend processes and policies to optimize the protection of your information system. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure online and mobile connectivity to email and information, and configure an effective virtual private network.
If your company is interested in an affordable way for jobbing out your security administration, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Options feature non-stop remote system tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to design, implement, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have failed as a result of a security attack. Progent can show you how to assess the losses resulting from the breach, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve information lost owing to the breach. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and using other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or contain new assaults.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight family of managed services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based machine learning technology to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against new malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM protects local and cloud resources and provides a unified platform to address the entire threat progression including protection, identification, containment, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical multi-layer protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, penetration alarms, endpoint control, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization experts can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that helps you prove compliance with government and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations an affordable and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a fixed monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast recovery of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or corrupted as a result of component failures, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's BDR specialists can deliver advanced expertise to set up ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when necessary, can help you to recover your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of top data security companies to provide centralized control and comprehensive security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a deeper level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its critical servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual machine host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hardware solution without a time-consuming and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be warned about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates ,domains or warranties. By updating and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether you’re planning improvements, performing regular maintenance, or reacting to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you require the instant you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class consulting support in vital areas of IT protection such as:
Information Risk Evaluation and Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of automatic system scans to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can help you to analyze audit results and react efficiently. Progent's certified security consultants also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless equipment as well as portable devices. Find out additional details about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network 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 deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's entire range of protection and Virtual Private Network technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst Series switches. Find out more information about Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Solutions
Stealth Penetration Testing Services
As well as supporting a wide array of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of any size advanced support for products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers. Progent's engineers can provide:
Stealth intrusion testing is a key method for allowing companies to determine how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious threats by testing how well network security procedures and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts instigated by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Read additional information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of performance that computer security managers are expected to master. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have been awarded their CISM possess the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM consultant to assist your enterprise in critical security disciplines including data protection governance, vulnerability management, data security program management, and crisis response management.
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Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP consultants are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential accreditation in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include security management procedures, security architecture and models, access permission methodology, software development security, operations security, physical security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.
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CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity experts are specialists who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough examination and extensive hands-on work with information security design. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security consultants can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture.
Learn more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected System Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Cybersecurity consultants with CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have shown their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review and evaluate system security designs based on security engineering best practices, create cohesive system designs that incorporate compliant security mechanisms for all key system functions, develop effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
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Certified Information Systems Auditor Professional Expertise
The CISA accreditation is an important achievement that signifies expertise in information system security audit and control. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security audit professional trained to help companies in the fields of IS audit process, IT governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, protecting data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Consultants
The CRISC program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain information system controls to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and carry out a business continuity plan that follows leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk management services are a good fit the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially assessing your IT control mechanisms and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified support professionals for implementing company-wide security policies.
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GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to validate the skill of network security professionals. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional possesses the knowledge appropriate to provide services in key categories of network, information, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations all over the world including United States NSA. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the network security services addressed within GIAC certification programs including assessing IT infrastructure, incident handling, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your company is situated in Grand Rapids or elsewhere in the state of Michigan and you're looking for network security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.