For immediate online help with data security problems, businesses in Plano, TX, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide efficient and economical assistance with security emergencies that are impacting the productivity of your network. Progent's security consultants are qualified to support environments based on Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple Mac, Solaris, and major versions of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services covers firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, protected network design, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support staff has earned the world's most advanced security certifications including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP).

Progent provides online security support services on a by-the-minute model with no minimum call duration and without extra charges for sign-up or after hours service. By charging per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing structure keeps costs under control and avoids situations where quick fixes result in big bills.

We've Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
If your business is now faced with a network security crisis, visit Progent's Emergency Online Network Help to learn how to receive fast aid.

For organizations who have prepared carefully for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response model outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a serious security incident.

Overview of Security Support Services
Coordinating data security plus preparation for restoring critical data and systems following a security breach demands a continual program involving a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified consultants can support your business at whatever level in your efforts to guard your information system, ranging from security evaluation to designing a complete security program. Important areas covered by Progent's experts include Planning and Prevention, Information Restoration and Security Failure Analysis, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Attacks.

Planning and Building Secure Networks
Every company should have a carefully considered security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack strategy is a collection of precautions that works to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack strategy defines procedures to help IT personnel to inventory the damage caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and revive network activity as quickly as feasible. Progent can advise you how to build protection into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning software, define and implement a secure computer architecture, and propose processes and policies to maximize the protection of your computing environment. Progent's security experts are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure remote access to email and information, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).

If your company is interested in an affordable option for outsourcing your network security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Options feature continual online network monitoring and fast resolution of emergencies.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your company you to plan, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud-based resources and that are compliant with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Recovery and Failure Analysis
Progent offers expertise in recovering systems and computers that have been hacked, are in question, or have ceased to function because of a security penetration. Progent can help determine the damage caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and recover data lost as a result of the assault. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive failure analysis by examining event logs and using a variety of advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to recommend efficient ways to prevent or mitigate future attacks.

Fault Tolerant Data Backup and Restore Solutions Based on Data Protection Manager (DPM)
Microsoft Data Protection Manager is a powerful data backup and recovery solution centered around high-speed disk subsystems to improve network uptime, throughput, and ease of administration. Progent's expert Microsoft Data Protection Manager support professionals can help you to create a practical disaster recovery strategy, design an affordable high-availability network infrastructure, install a DPM-powered backup and recovery system, comprehensively test your DPM system, teach your administrative personnel or local service providers how to maintain Microsoft Data Protection Manager, or provide complete IT outsourcing such as off-site hosting of Data Protection Manager machines in Progent's data center facility. To find out more, go to Microsoft DPM Consulting.

Spam/Virus Filtering and Email Encryption
Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the technology of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based control and world-class security for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your corporate firewall.

Special Security Expertise Offered by Progent
Progent's certified security consultants offer unique expertise in vital areas of computer security including:

Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent provides expertise with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for performing a set of automatic system scans to uncover potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with these tools and can assist your company to understand audit reports and respond efficiently. Progent's security consultants also provide web application testing and can conduct thorough evaluation of corporate-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with key global security specifications such as HIPAA, PCI, and ISO. Also, Progent can evaluate the effectiveness of your wireless security covering stationary wireless appliances plus mobile devices. Read more details about Progent's Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Network Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Expertise
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), secure broadband and integrated services routers, Aironet wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Learn more details concerning Cisco Security, Virtual Private Network and Wireless Consulting.

Other Firewall and VPN Technologies
As well as supporting a wide range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers businesses of all sizes expert support for technologies from other important firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants can provide:

Unannounced Penetration Testing Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable method for helping organizations to understand how exposed their information systems are to serious attacks by showing how thoroughly corporate protection procedures and mechanisms stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by seasoned security specialists utilizing the latest intrusion methods. Read additional information concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

CISM Security Consulting Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager Experts for Plano, TexasCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the basic skills and worldwide standards of service that information technology security professionals are required to achieve. CISM offers executive management the assurance that those who have been awarded their certification have the background and knowledge to provide efficient security administration and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM support professional to assist your organization in critical security areas including data protection governance, risk assessment, information protection program management, and incident response support.

Find out additional information about Progent's CISM Security Support Assistance.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Expertise
CISSP Qualified Network Security Professionals for Plano, TexasProgent's CISSP experts are security specialists who have been awarded CISSP certification through verified professional work, rigorous study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included within CISSP include security administration practices, security design and models, access control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.

Learn additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Consulting Services.

ISSAP-Certified Consultants for Secure Network Infrastructure
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Plano, TexasProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are experts who have earned ISSAP certification following thorough examination and substantial experience. field experience with network security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired comprehensive knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network protection, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-certified security specialists can assist your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.

Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure IT Infrastructure Consulting Support.

CISA Support Expertise
CISA Engineers for Plano, TexasThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is an important qualification that signifies expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the services of a CISA-certified security audit engineer trained to assist companies in the areas of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and infrastructure lifecycle, IT service delivery, safeguarding information assets, and disaster recovery planning.

Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.

CRISC-certified Risk Management Consultants
CRISC Network Risk Consultants for Plano, TexasThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) program was initiated by ISACA to validate a consultant's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on industry best practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management services are complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified security engineers for objectively assessing your IT control design and also with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining company-wide security policies and procedures.

Find out more information concerning Progent's CRISC-certified Network Risk Mitigation Support.

GIAC Consulting Expertise
Network Security Experts with Global Information Assurance Certification for Plano, TexasGlobal Information Assurance Certification was founded in 1999 to certify the knowledge of information technology security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that a certified security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in important categories of system, data, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent can provide the expertise of GIAC certified professionals for all of the network security disciplines addressed under GIAC accreditation programs including assessing perimeters, security incident handling, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and SIEM solutions.

Read more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Services.

Depend on Progent for Network Security Help
If your organization is located in Plano or elsewhere in Texas and you need computer security consulting, call Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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