Chicago Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Chicago Metro Area.
Progent locations in the Chicago Metro Area
||500 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
|Sales Phone: 312-800-0223
Link: Chicago Network Support Services
|Downers Grove, IL
||650 Warrenville Rd
Lisle, Illinois 60532
|Sales Phone: 331-251-1422
Link: Downers Grove, IL Network Support Services
||1900 E Golf Rd
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
|Sales Phone: 847-944-8599
Link: Schaumburg, IL Network Support Services
||1363 Shermer Road
Northbrook, Illinois 60062
|Sales Phone: 224-534-2088
Link: Skokie, IL Network Support Services
To get immediate online assistance with network security issues, companies in Skokie, IL, have access to expert troubleshooting from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's online support consultants are ready to offer effective and affordable help with security issues that threaten the viability of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are qualified to provide help for systems powered by Windows, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Sun, and popular versions of UNIX. Progent's broad array of consulting services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure network design, and disaster recovery preparedness. Progent's technical support team has earned the world's most advanced security accreditations including Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Progent offers online security support on a by-the-minute basis without minimum times and no extra charges for sign-up or off-hour support. By charging per minute and by providing top-level help, Progent's pricing model keeps expenses under control and avoids situations where quick fixes turn into big expenses.
We've Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do?
In case you are now experiencing a network security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help to find out how to receive immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of certified cybersecurity experts who can provide online and onsite assistance that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared in advance for an attack, the step-by-step post-attack handling model promoted by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a serious security incident.
Overview of Security Expertise
Managing network security and preparedness for recovering vital information and functions following a security breach demands a continual program that entails a variety of technologies and procedures. Progent's certified security experts can assist your business at all levels in your attempt to secure your information system, ranging from security assessments to creating a comprehensive security strategy. Important areas supported by Progent's security engineers include Planning and Prevention, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Managed Filtering of E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.
Designing and Implementing Protected Environments
Any company ought to develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and reactive elements. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive strategy defines procedures to assist IT personnel to assess the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, record the event, and restore network functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to incorporate protection into your company operations. Progent can install auditing software, define and implement a secure computer infrastructure, and propose processes and policies to maximize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are available to assist you to configure a firewall, deploy protected offsite access to e-mail and information, and install an effective VPN.
If you are looking for an economical option for jobbing out your security management, Progent's 24x7 Monitoring Packages feature non-stop remote system monitoring and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and troubleshoot enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include physical and cloud-based infrastructure and that are compliant with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises installations of Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides skill in restoring networks and servers that have been compromised, are in question, or have ceased to function because of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to determine the losses caused by the attack, return your company to ordinary functions, and retrieve information compromised owing to the event. Progent's security engineers can also oversee a comprehensive forensic evaluation by going over event logs and using other advanced assessment tools. Progent's experience with security issues minimizes your downtime and permits Progent to recommend efficient strategies to avoid or mitigate future attacks.
Ransomware Removal and Restoration Services
Progent offers the help of seasoned ransomware recovery experts with the knowledge to reconstruct an environment compromised by a ransomware virus such as Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or Locky. For more information, see ransomware cleanup and restoration consulting.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes next generation behavior-based machine learning tools to guard endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely evade traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including filtering, infiltration detection, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include one-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and VMs, desktops, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, penetration alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can help you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your company's specific needs and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with government and industry data protection standards. Progent will help you specify and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent can also help your company to install and test a backup and restore solution like ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of vital data, apps and virtual machines that have become unavailable or corrupted due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery consultants can provide advanced support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can help you to restore your critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the technology of top information security companies to deliver centralized management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Progent's Email Guard integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway device adds a deeper level of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local gateway can also assist Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more details, see ProSight Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the operating system platforms, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be ported immediately to an alternate hosting solution without a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, retrieve and protect information about your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or IP addresses and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time thrown away looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the data you need when you need it. Learn more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Expertise Available from Progent
Progent's certified security engineers offer world-class consulting support in key facets of IT protection such as:
Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with security evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for conducting a set of comprehensive network scans to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive experience with scanning utilities and can assist you to analyze audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also can perform web application validation and can perform thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key worldwide security standards including HIPAA, NIST, and ISO. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering in-place wireless appliances plus portable devices. Read more details concerning Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Support
Progent's Cisco CCIE engineers and Cisco Certified Network Professionals (CCNPs) can deliver world-class technical support for Cisco's entire range of security and VPN solutions such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected high-speed and IS routers, wireless access points and bridges, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Get the details concerning Cisco Protection, VPN and Wireless Support.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Testing Consulting
As well as supporting a broad range of network security technologies from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide organizations of all sizes advanced consulting for solutions from other popular firewall and Virtual Private Network vendors. Progent's consultants offer:
Stealth penetration checking is a vital technique for allowing organizations to understand how exposed their networks are to potential attacks by showing how effectively corporate security policies and mechanisms hold up against planned but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by veteran security engineers using advanced intrusion methods. Read more details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager defines the core competencies and worldwide standards of service that information technology security professionals are expected to achieve. CISM offers executive management the confidence that those who have earned their CISM have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and engineering support. Progent can offer a CISM-certified support professional to help your organization in key security areas including data protection governance, vulnerability assessment, data protection process control, and incident handling support.
Find out more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Expertise.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are cybersecurity engineers who have been awarded CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and exhaustive examination. CISSP Certification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for IT security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP status accreditation in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of knowledge included under CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and models, access control systems, applications development security, business processes security, hardware security, encryption, communications, Internet security, and disaster recovery planning.
Find out additional details concerning Progent's CISSP Support Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Consultants for Secure Network Architecture
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity consultants have earned ISSAP accreditation as a result of rigorous testing and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts have acquired in-depth knowledge of access management systems and techniques, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, requirements analysis, business continuity planning (BCP) and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out additional details about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Security Engineering Experts
Cybersecurity consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide enterprises with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior security analyst. Progent can provide the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity expert to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review and evaluate system security designs according to security engineering best practices, produce cohesive system designs that include compliant security features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose practical cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP Cybersecurity Engineering Consulting.
Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a globally recognized qualification that signifies mastery in network security audit and control. Certified by ANSI, the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional association. Progent can provide the services of a CISA-certified security engineer able to help companies in the fields of IS audit services, IT enforcement, systems and architecture lifecycle, IT support, protecting information assets, and business continuity planning.
Learn the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Expertise.
CRISC Risk Management Experts
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to plan, implement, and maintain information system control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and execute a workplace continuity plan based on leading practices identified by CRISC and geared to match your company's risk appetite, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's risk management expertise is complementary to the services provided by Progent's CISA-certified consultants for impartially evaluating your IS management design and with the expertise of Progent's CISM-certified consultants for defining security policies and procedures.
Find out the details concerning Progent's CRISC-certified IT Risk Mitigation Support.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of network security experts. GIAC's mission is to verify that an accredited security consultant possesses the knowledge appropriate to deliver support in important categories of network, data, and application security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions around the world including U.S. National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the assistance of certified professionals for all of the security services covered under GIAC accreditation programs including assessing networks, incident handling, traffic analysis, web application security, and SIEM solutions.
Read more details concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Get in Touch with Progent for Computer Security Support
If your business is situated in Skokie or anywhere in the state of Illinois and you need computer security support services, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.