For fast remote help with computer security issues, small businesses in Plano, TX, have access to world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's online support staff is available to provide fast and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's security engineers are certified to provide help for systems powered by Microsoft, Linux, Macintosh, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of services encompasses firewall configuration, e-mail systems, secure network architecture, and data restoration. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's most advanced security credentials including Certified Information Security Manager and CISSP.

Progent provides remote security help on a by-the-minute basis with no minimum times and without additional charges for setup or after hours support. By billing by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses under control and avoids scenarios where quick fixes turn into major bills.

Our System Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If you are currently faced with a security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Network Support to see how to receive fast help.

For companies that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a major security incident.

Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating network protection plus preparedness for restoring vital information and functions following a security breach demands a continual effort that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's security experts can assist your business at any level in your attempt to guard your information system, from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from E-mail-Borne Threats.

Designing and Building Protected Environments
Every company ought to develop a carefully considered security plan that incorporates both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive strategy is a collection of precautions that helps to reduce security holes. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to assist IT staff to assess the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, record the event, and revive network functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design security into your business processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and execute a safe IT architecture, and propose procedures and policies that will enhance the safety of your computing environment. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to set up a firewall, design protected remote access to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is looking for an affordable option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Options feature automated remote network monitoring and fast resolution of problems.

System Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in restoring networks and devices that have been hacked, are in question, or have stopped working because of a security breach. Progent can help evaluate the damage resulting from the attack, restore normal business operations, and recover data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a thorough failure evaluation by examining activity logs and utilizing other proven assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to suggest efficient ways to avoid or mitigate future assaults.

Zero Downtime Backup and Recovery Strategies Based on System Center Data Protection Manager
System Center Data Protection Manager is a revolutionary backup and restore product centered around high-speed disk systems to increase fault tolerance, performance, and ease of administration. Progent's certified Microsoft Data Protection Manager consultants can help your company to create a practical workplace recovery plan, design an affordable non-stop IT architecture, install a DPM-based backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your system, train your administrative personnel or local consultants how to maintain Microsoft DPM, or handle complete IT outsourcing such as off-site hosting of Microsoft DPM machines in Progent's data center facility. For more information, go to Microsoft DPM Consulting Services.

Outsourced Spam Filtering
Progent has partnered with Postini to provide small and midsize businesses E-Mail Guard, a managed service that blocks spam and email threats before they are able to breach your network firewall. Find out additional information concerning E-Mail Guard Managed Spam Blocking.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants can provide unique expertise in vital facets of network security such as:

Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent provides experience with security evaluation software such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a set of comprehensive network tests to identify potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with these and similar tools and can help you to understand audit results and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software validation and can conduct expert evaluation of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major industry security specifications such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances as well as portable handsets. Read additional information about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing.

Managing ISA Server 2006 and Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010
MS ISA Server and its current version, Forefront Threat Management Gateway, provide rule-based security, improved performance, and streamlined management of complex networks by incorporating both an advanced firewall and a Web acceleration server integrated with Microsoft's MS Windows Server operating system. The Forefront TMG and Microsoft ISA Server firewalls deliver comprehensive security filtering, management of connectivity policy, and traffic routing. The Web cache enhances network performance by storing repeatedly accessed Web content. Progent's Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 engineers and Microsoft ISA Server experts can design and implement a web security solution that matches your protection needs without restricting network efficiency.

Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall Support
Progent can provide a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to show you how to select, configure, and support Cisco PIX and ASA Firewalls. Find out more details about Cisco PIX and ASA Firewall Help.

Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting services for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure high-speed and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, and Catalyst Series switches. Read additional information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Expertise.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions
In addition to being expert in a broad array of security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco Systems, Progent offers small and mid-size businesses expert support for security products from other major firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's engineers can provide:

Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
Unannounced intrusion testing is a valuable method for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their IT systems are to serious attacks by testing how well corporate security processes and technologies hold up to planned but unannounced intrusion attempts instigated by seasoned security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Get the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Services
Certified Information Security Manager Consultants for Plano, TexasCISM defines the fundamental skills and international standards of performance that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. It provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their accreditation have the background and skill to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can offer a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in vital security areas such as data protection governance, risk management, information security program control, and crisis handling support.

Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Consulting Expertise.

CISSP Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified System Security Consultants for Plano, TexasProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP certification as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, connection control systems, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.

Read the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Plano, TexasProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have been awarded ISSAP status following rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have acquired in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, phone system and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and disaster recovery, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your business with all phases of architecture security.

Learn more information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.

CISA Support Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Engineers for Plano, TexasThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious achievement that signifies expertise in network security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation has candidates pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security audit professional able to assist businesses in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity planning.

Read more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Expertise.

CRISC Network Risk Mitigation Experts
CRISC-certified Network Risk Consultants for Plano, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to design, implement, and maintain IS controls to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively assessing your IT management mechanisms and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified experts for implementing company-wide security policies.

Learn additional information concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Expertise.

Global Information Assurance Certification Consulting Services
Network Security Consultants with GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) for Plano, TexasGlobal Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the knowledge appropriate to provide support in vital categories of network, data, and software security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified security engineers for any of the security disciplines covered within GIAC accreditation topics such as auditing security systems, security incident handling, traffic analysis, and web services security.

Read the details concerning Progent's Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your business is located in Plano or elsewhere in the state of Texas and you're looking for network security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or email

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