To get immediate online assistance with computer security issues, small 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, messaging security, protected system infrastructure, and information restoration. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's top security credentials including CISM and Information System Security Architecture Professional.

Progent offers remote security support on a by-the-minute basis without minimum call duration and without additional fees for sign-up or off-hour support. By billing per minute and by providing top-level expertise, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple solutions turn into major charges.

We've Been Hacked: What Can We Do?
If you are now experiencing a network security crisis, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to see how to get fast help.

For businesses who have prepared carefully for being hacked, the step-by-step post-attack handling model promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's preferred method of handling a serious security attack.

Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data protection as well as preparation for restoring vital data and systems following a security breach requires an on-going program that entails a variety of tools and processes. Progent's security experts can support your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your information system, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.

Designing and Implementing Secure Networks
Any business ought to have a carefully thought out security plan that incorporates both proactive and reactive steps. The proactive plan is a collection of steps that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines activities to help IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the experience, and revive business functions as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your company operations. Progent can install scanning utilities, define and build a secure IT infrastructure, and recommend procedures and policies to enhance the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are available to help you to set up a firewall, design protected online and mobile access to email and information, and install an efficient virtual private network.

If you are interested in an economical way for jobbing out your network security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Packages include non-stop online system tracking and quick response to problems.

Data Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been hacked, are suspect, or have failed because of a security penetration. Progent can help evaluate the damage caused by the attack, restore normal business operations, and retrieve information lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security specialists can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using other proven assessment techniques. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your downtime and allows Progent to suggest efficient measures to prevent or contain new attacks.

Fault Tolerant Backup and Restore Planning Powered by Data Protection Manager (DPM)
Data Protection Manager is a powerful backup and recovery technology utilizing fast disk systems to optimize availability, throughput, and manageability. Progent's expert Data Protection Manager (DPM) consultants can assist your company to develop a practical workplace recovery plan, design an affordable non-stop network infrastructure, deploy a Microsoft DPM-based backup and recovery solution, thoroughly test your DPM system, show your IT personnel or regular consultants how to maintain Data Protection Manager, or handle extensive information technology outsourcing including off-site housing of DPM servers in Progent's data center. To find out more, go to Data Protection Manager Consulting and Support Services.

Outsourced Spam and Virus Blocking
Progent has teamed with Postini to offer small companies E-Mail Guard, an outsourced service that stops spam and email attacks before they are able to breach your network firewall. Learn more details about E-Mail Guard Managed Spam Filtering.

Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide unique specialized help in key facets of network security including:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing
Progent offers experience with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of automatic system scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can assist your company to understand assessment reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also can perform web application testing and can perform expert evaluation of corporate-wide security to determine your organization's compliance with major industry security specifications such as HIPAA, NIST, and ISO 17799. Also, Progent can assess the strength of your wireless protection including in-place wireless equipment plus mobile devices. Find out the details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Consulting for ISA Server and Microsoft Forefront TMG
Microsoft ISA Server and its current version, Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010, provide rule-based protection, enhanced throughput, and centralized administration of internetworking by incorporating both a firewall and a Web cache server coordinated with Microsoft's MS Windows Server operating system. The Forefront TMG and Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 firewalls provide extensive security filtering, control of access rights, and traffic direction. The Web cache enhances network performance by storing frequently accessed Web data. Progent's Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway engineers and MS ISA Server professionals know how to plan and deploy a web security solution that supports your security needs while avoiding limiting system productivity.

Cisco PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall Consulting
Progent can offer the services of a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) to show you how to select, deploy, and manage Cisco PIX Firewalls and ASA Firewalls. Get more details about Cisco PIX and ASA Firewall Expertise.

Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts (CCIEs) and Cisco CCNP experts can provide world-class consulting expertise for Cisco's entire family of security and Virtual Private Network solutions including PIX 500 Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst FWSM, protected high-speed and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn more information concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Aironet Wireless Consulting.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to being expert in a wide range of network security solutions from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers small companies top-level support for technologies from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) vendors. Progent's engineers offer:

Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for allowing businesses to find out how vulnerable their networks are to real-world attacks by showing how thoroughly network protection processes and technologies stand up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by veteran security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion techniques. Find out more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Engineers for Plano, TexasCISM defines the core skills and worldwide standards of service that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. It provides executive management the assurance that consultants who have earned their accreditation possess the background and knowledge to offer efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM-certified consultant to help your organization in critical security disciplines including information security governance, risk management, data security program control, and incident handling support.

Get more details about Progent's CISM Security Support Expertise.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified System Security Experts for Plano, TexasProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, rigorous study, and formal testing. CISSP Certification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI has given the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of expertise included within CISSP include security management practices, security design and models, connection control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP ISSAP Security Engineers for Plano, TexasProgent's ISSAP qualified security experts are experts who have earned ISSAP accreditation after rigorous examination and significant experience. field experience with information security architecture. ISSAP consultants have comprehensive understanding of access control systems and methodologies, phone system and network infrastructure protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, BCP and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Read the details concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected Network Infrastructure Engineering Support.

CISA Professional Expertise
Certified Information Systems Auditor Consultants for Plano, TexasThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a recognized qualification that indicates mastery in information system security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA international professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-qualified security consultant able to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit services, information technology enforcement, network assets and architecture lifecycle, information technology support, protecting information resources, and business continuity planning.

Learn more details about Progent's CISA Professional Services.

CRISC Network Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Risk Experts for Plano, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA to verify an IT professional's ability to plan, deploy, and support information system control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management expertise is complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively auditing your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM consultants for implementing company-wide security policies.

Learn more information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Consulting.

GIAC Professional Services
Network Security Consultants with Global Information Assurance Certification for Plano, TexasGIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to ensure that an accredited professional has the knowledge needed to provide services in critical categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and government organizations throughout the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent offers the help of certified consultants for any of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification topics including auditing networks, incident response, intrusion detection, and web application security.

Read the details concerning Progent's GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) Professional Assistance.

Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your organization is situated in Plano or anywhere in Texas and you're trying to find security support services, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or email

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