To get fast online assistance with computer security issues, companies in Plano, TX, have access to expert expertise by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support staff is ready to offer fast and low-cost assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited engineers are certified to support systems based on Windows, Linux, Apple Mac, Sun, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide range of consulting services covers firewall expertise, email filtering and encryption, secure system architecture, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's most advanced security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and CISSP.

Progent provides remote security help on a per-minute model with no minimum call duration and without additional fees for setup or off-hour support. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class help, Progent's pricing policy keeps expenses low and eliminates situations where quick fixes result in big charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your network is currently fighting a security emergency, refer to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Support to see how to receive immediate aid.

For companies who have planned carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step incident handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of handling a major security penetration.

Introduction to Security Support Services
Coordinating network protection as well as preparation for restoring critical data and systems after a security breach demands a continual effort that entails a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can support your business at whatever level in your attempt to guard your IT network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Filtering of Email-Borne Threats.

Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Any organization should develop a thoroughly thought out security plan that incorporates both preventive and responsive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of steps that works to reduce security gaps. The post-attack plan specifies procedures to assist IT staff to inventory the losses resulting from an attack, repair the damage, document the event, and restore network functions as soon as feasible. Progent can show you how to build security into your business processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, create and implement a secure network infrastructure, and propose processes and policies that will enhance the safety of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, design protected remote connectivity to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient VPN.

If your company is looking for an economical way for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options include continual online server tracking and fast resolution of problems.

System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in recovering networks and computers that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security attack. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the breach, restore normal functions, and retrieve information compromised as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by examining event logs and utilizing a variety of proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to recommend effective measures to prevent or mitigate new assaults.

Fault Tolerant Backup and Recovery Systems Powered by Data Protection Manager (DPM)
Data Protection Manager (DPM) is a revolutionary data backup and recovery technology centered around fast disk subsystems to increase network uptime, speed, and ease of administration. Progent's certified Data Protection Manager (DPM) support professionals can help your company to develop an effective business continuity plan, design an affordable non-stop IT architecture, configure a DPM-based backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your DPM system, train your administrative staff or regular service providers how to maintain DPM, or provide complete information technology support outsourcing such as off-site hosting of virtual or physical DPM servers in Progent's secure data center facility. For details, visit Microsoft DPM Consulting.

Spam/Virus Protection and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's email security solution that uses the services and infrastructure of top data security vendors to deliver web-based control and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, DoAs, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's certified consultants offer world-class expertise in vital areas of IT security including:

Information Risk Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system tests to reveal potential security holes. Progent has broad experience with testing tools and can assist you to understand assessment results and react efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web application testing and can conduct expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your company's compliance with major global security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus portable handsets. Learn additional details concerning 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 (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical expertise for Cisco's complete family of protection and Virtual Private Network products including PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst family switches. Read additional information concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Wireless Expertise.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
In addition to supporting a broad range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers small and mid-size companies expert support for security products from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable technique for allowing companies to understand how vulnerable their IT environments are to serious threats by testing how well network protection procedures and technologies stand up to planned but unannounced intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists using advanced intrusion methods. Find out more details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Plano, TexasCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that computer security professionals are expected to master. CISM offers business management the assurance that those who have been awarded their CISM have the experience and skill to offer effective security administration and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified consultant to help your enterprise in critical security areas such as data security governance, vulnerability assessment, information protection process management, and crisis response management.

Find out additional details about Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
CISSP Certified System Security Professionals for Plano, TexasProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have been awarded CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP Certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included within CISSP include security management procedures, security design and test systems, connection control systems, applications development security, operations security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, network security, and business continuity planning.

Learn additional information about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals (ISSAP) for Plano, TexasProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP status after rigorous examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants possess comprehensive understanding of access management mechanisms and techniques, telecommunications and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, requirements analysis, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all aspects of architecture security.

Read more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure System Infrastructure Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Engineers for Plano, TexasThe CISA credential is a prestigious qualification that signifies expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that candidates undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security consultant trained to help companies in the areas of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and business continuity preparedness.

Find out additional details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services.

CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Consultants
CRISC-certified IT Risk Experts for Plano, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to create and carry out a business continuity plan based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's network risk management services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially assessing your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing company-wide security policies and procedures.

Read additional details about Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Management Consulting.

Global Information Assurance Certification Support Services
Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Plano, TexasGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to validate the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the knowledge needed to provide support in vital areas of network, information, and application software security. GIAC certifications are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the assistance of certified professionals for any of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification programs including auditing security systems, security incident handling, traffic analysis, and web application security.

Find out additional details concerning Progent's Global Information Assurance Certification Support Expertise.

Contact Progent for Network Security Consulting Services
If your organization is located in Plano or anywhere in Texas and you need network security expertise, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or email Progent at

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