To get fast online assistance with computer security issues, small businesses in Plano, TX, can find world-class troubleshooting by contacting Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service consultants are ready to offer efficient and economical help with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited security engineers are qualified to provide help for environments powered by Windows, Linux, Mac, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's broad selection of consulting services addresses firewall technology, e-mail systems, protected network infrastructure, and information restoration. Progent's support staff has earned the industry's top security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model without minimum minutes and no extra charges for setup or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by delivering top-level support, Progent's pricing structure keeps expenses low and avoids situations where simple fixes turn into big expenses.

Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case your business is currently experiencing a network security crisis, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to learn how to get immediate assistance.

For businesses that have prepared carefully for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack handling procedure outlined by GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) is Progent's preferred method of responding to a serious security incident.

Introduction to Security Services
Managing data security plus preparation for recovering vital data and functions after a security breach requires a continual process involving an array of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified professionals can help your organization at any level in your attempt to protect your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key technologies supported by Progent's security consultants include Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every business ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive activity. The proactive plan is a set of steps that works to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan specifies activities to help IT staff to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, repair the damage, record the event, and restore business functions as quickly as possible. Progent can show you how to design security into your company processes. Progent can configure scanning utilities, define and implement a secure network architecture, and recommend processes and policies that will maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected online and mobile access to email and information, and configure an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an economical way for outsourcing your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages feature automated online server monitoring and fast resolution of emergencies.

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent has expertise in recovering systems and devices that have been compromised, are suspect, or have ceased to function following a security penetration. Progent can show you how to determine the damage caused by the assault, restore normal functions, and recover information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other proven assessment tools. Progent's background with security problems reduces your business disruption and permits Progent to suggest effective strategies to avoid or contain future assaults.

Zero Downtime Data Backup and Recovery Systems Built on Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Data Protection Manager (DPM) is a powerful data backup and restore technology centered around high-speed disk subsystems to maximize reliability, throughput, and ease of administration. Progent's expert Microsoft DPM engineers can help you to create an effective business continuity plan, design a cost-effective high-availability network infrastructure, configure a Data Protection Manager-powered backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your DPM system, show your IT staff or regular service providers how to maintain DPM, or handle complete information technology support outsourcing including remote housing of DPM machines in Progent's data center facility. To read more, go to Microsoft DPM Expertise.

Managed Spam Filtering
Progent has teamed with Postini to offer small and midsize companies E-Mail Guard, a managed service that stops spam and e-mail threats before they can penetrate your corporate firewall. Read the details about E-Mail Guard Managed Spam and Virus Blocking.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified engineers can provide world-class consulting support in key facets of IT security including:

Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Testing
Progent offers expertise with information risk auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive system scans to identify possible security holes. Progent has broad skills with these and similar tools and can assist your company to analyze audit results and react appropriately. Progent's security consultants also can perform web software testing and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with key industry security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus portable handsets. Get the details about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Testing.

Setting up Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 and Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010
MS ISA Server 2006 and its successor, Forefront TMG, provide policy-based security, enhanced performance, and centralized administration of internetworking by incorporating both an advanced firewall and a Web acceleration mechanism integrated with Microsoft's Microsoft Windows Server operating system. The Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway and Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 firewalls provide comprehensive data filtering, control of connectivity rights, and traffic routing. The Web cache improves system performance by storing repeatedly requested Web content. Progent's Microsoft Forefront TMG engineers and Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server professionals know how to plan and implement a web security gateway configuration that meets your protection requirements without limiting system efficiency.

Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall Help
Progent can give you access to a Cisco CCIE engineer or Cisco Certified Network Professional to help you to select, configure, and support Cisco PIX Firewalls and ASA Firewalls. Learn additional information about Cisco PIX and ASA Firewall Consulting.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's complete range of security and VPN technologies such as PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, secure broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi APs, and Catalyst switches. Get additional details about Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to being expert in a wide range of protection technologies from Microsoft and Cisco Systems, Progent can provide small businesses expert engineering services for security products from other popular firewall and VPN vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Intrusion Testing Services
Stealth intrusion checking is a vital method for helping companies to determine how exposed their information systems are to real-world threats by testing how effectively network protection policies and technologies hold up to planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security engineers using the latest hacking techniques. Learn more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Consultants for Plano, TexasCertified Information Security Manager identifies the basic skills and worldwide benchmarks of service that information technology security managers are required to achieve. CISM provides business management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide effective security management and consulting services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to help your organization in key security areas including data protection governance, vulnerability management, information security process management, and incident response support.

Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Consultants for Plano, TexasProgent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP status as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification recognizes expertise in an international standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge covered within CISSP include security administration procedures, security design and test systems, access control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Learn more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.

ISSAP-Qualified Engineers for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Plano, TexasProgent's ISSAP certified security experts are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of thorough testing and significant experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP consultants have in-depth knowledge of access control systems and techniques, phone system and network infrastructure security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity and DRP, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can assist your business with all aspects of architecture security.

Read additional details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected System Architecture Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Experts for Plano, TexasThe CISA accreditation is a recognized achievement that signifies mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive examination overseen by the ISACA professional association. Progent offers the services of a CISA-qualified security professional trained to help companies in the fields of IS audit services, information technology enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, IT support, safeguarding information assets, and business continuity planning.

Find out more details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Consulting Services.

CRISC Risk Management Consultants
CRISC Risk Consultants for Plano, TexasThe CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist you to develop and execute a business continuity or disaster recovery plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially assessing your IS management design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for designing security policies and procedures.

Read the details about Progent's CRISC-certified Risk Management Support.

GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Services
Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Plano, TexasGIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security professionals. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited security consultant has the skills needed to provide services in important areas of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the assistance of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC certification programs including assessing security systems, incident handling, intrusion detection, and web services security.

Learn additional details about Progent's GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Consulting Assistance.

Get in Touch with Progent for Network Security Support
If your organization is located in Plano or anywhere in the state of Texas and you're looking for computer security help, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or email Progent at

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