For fast online help with network security issues, companies in Minnetonka, MN, have access to world-class troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to offer effective and affordable help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are premier to provide help for systems based on Microsoft, Linux, macOS and OS X, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad range of services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support team has been awarded the industry's top security certifications including Global Information Assurance Certification and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security support on a per-minute model with no minimum times and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour service. By charging by the minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids situations where simple solutions turn into big bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Do We Do?
Network Security ConsultingIf your business is now experiencing a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to learn how to get immediate help. Progent maintains a team of veteran cybersecurity experts who can provide online and on-premises assistance that includes containment, mitigation, recovery, forensics, and hardening of your security defense to guard against future exploits.

For companies who have prepared beforehand for an attack, the step-by-step incident handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security incident.

Overview of Security Services
Managing data security plus preparedness for recovering critical data and functions after a security breach requires a continual process involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can support your organization at all levels in your efforts to protect your IT system, from security evaluation to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Key areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Implementation, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Any company should have a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both proactive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to minimize security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies activities to assist IT staff to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your business operations. Progent can install scanning software, define and build a safe network architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to configure a firewall, deploy protected remote access to e-mail and information, and configure an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an affordable option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Packages feature non-stop remote server tracking and quick resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate physical and cloud resources and that comply with government and industry security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration, Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions, and Google Cloud Platform integration consulting.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses caused by the breach, restore ordinary business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified specialists can also perform a comprehensive forensic analysis by going over activity logs and using other proven forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting minimizes your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest effective measures to prevent or contain future assaults.

Ransomware Removal and Recovery Services
Progent offers the help of proven ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to rebuild an information system damaged by a ransomware virus like Ryuk, WannaCry, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, visit ransomware cleanup and recovery services.

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 businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior analysis technology to defend endpoint devices as well as physical and virtual servers against new malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring protects local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the entire malware attack progression including blocking, identification, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Top capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time network-wide immunization against newly discovered threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, mobile devices, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry information security regulations. Progent will help you specify and configure security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that call for urgent attention. Progent's consultants can also help your company to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution like ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows fast recovery of critical files, applications and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can deliver world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your security perimeter. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size organization can have its key servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual machine host configured and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Because the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hardware environment without a time-consuming and difficult reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into a single hosting service. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time spent searching for critical information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for storing and sharing all documents related to managing your network infrastructure such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether youíre making enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned consultants can provide world-class specialized help in vital facets of computer security including:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent provides expertise with security auditing tools like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of comprehensive network tests to identify possible security gaps. Progent has extensive skills with testing utilities and can help you to analyze audit reports and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software testing and can perform thorough assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your company's compliance with major worldwide security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus mobile handsets. Find out additional details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver world-class technical services for Cisco's complete range of security and VPN solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed APs, and Catalyst switches. Read additional information about Cisco Protection, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
In addition to being expert in a wide array of protection solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes top-level engineering services for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Stealth Intrusion Testing Services
Unannounced penetration checking is a vital method for allowing companies to understand how exposed their IT environments are to potential attacks by showing how thoroughly network protection policies and mechanisms stand up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers using advanced hacking methods. Find out the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Minnetonka, MinnesotaCertified Information Security Manager defines the fundamental competencies and international benchmarks of service that IT security managers are required to master. It provides business management the confidence that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to assist your organization in key security disciplines including data protection governance, risk management, information security program management, and crisis response support.

Learn more information about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified System Security Professionals for Minnetonka, MinnesotaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have earned CISSP status through verified professional work, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access control methodology, software development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Read the details about Progent's CISSP Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure Network Architecture
CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Minnetonka, MinnesotaProgent's ISSAP Premier cybersecurity consultants are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have in-depth knowledge of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all phases of architecture security.

Read more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISSP-ISSEP Premier Security Engineering Consultants
CISSP-ISSEP certified Network Security ExpertsNetwork Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the expertise expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the skills of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security consultant to help your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering theory and processes in system development, review system security designs according to security engineering leading practices, create viable system designs that incorporate compliant security features for all key system functions, define effective design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and recommend practical security solutions that balance your operational goals with your organization's risk tolerance.

Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Engineers for Minnetonka, MinnesotaThe CISA credential is an important achievement that indicates mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-Premier security audit engineer trained to assist companies in the areas of IS audit services, IT governance, network assets and infrastructure planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

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CRISC IT Risk Mitigation Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Engineers for Minnetonka, MinnesotaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the support provided by Progent's CISA-Certified security engineers for impartially auditing your IT control design and with the services of Progent's CISM-certified experts for defining security policies.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Mitigation Services.

GIAC Support Services
Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Minnetonka, MinnesotaGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of information technology security engineers. GIAC's goal is to make sure that a certified professional possesses the skills necessary to provide services in critical categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions all over the world including United States NSA. Progent offers the help of GIAC certified security engineers for all of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation programs including assessing security systems, incident response, intrusion detection, web services security, and SIEM solutions.

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Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Help
If your organization is situated in Minnetonka or anywhere in the state of Minnesota and you need network security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

Twin Cities Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area.

Twin Cities Metro Area Onsite IT Consulting
Progent locations in the Twin Cities Metro Area

City Address Phone Link
Minneapolis 40 S 7th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55402
612-444-2140 Minneapolis Network Support Services
Minnetonka 8500 Normandale Lake Blvd, Suite 350
Bloomington, Minnesota, 55437
612-351-3235 Minnetonka Network Support Services
Saint Paul 2136 Ford Parkway
Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55116
612-808-8084 Saint Paul Network Support Services