Small business IT networks inSouth Dakotanow have prompt and affordable online help from Progent's certified network security engineers to resolve critical security issues. The cost is reasonable, billing is by the minute, engagement is quick, and service is world class. Progent also provides help for long-term projects that demand the knowledge of senior security engineers with top security credentials.
In case yourSouth Dakotacompany is based away from more populated urban neighborhoods such asSioux Falls, Rapid City, or Aberdeen, support from local accredited network security consultants is often problematic when you have an urgent situation. This could mean lost productivity for your company, upset clients, unproductive workers, and defocused executives. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a Certified security consultant ready to offer assistance when you require it to get your computer network on line and recover your information.
Progent can assist you in a variety of ways in your efforts to protect your network with services that can range from network security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers affordable service to help small and midsize companies to design and maintain protected networks based on Windows and Cisco products and that may include servers and desktops based on UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms as well as mobile clients with Apple handhelds or Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.
Progent can also show you how to outsource spam filtering and protection from email-borne assaults. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption platform that uses the technology of top information security vendors to deliver centralized control and world-class security for all your inbound and outbound email. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outgoing email, the local gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that originates and ends within your corporate firewall.
Progent's certified professionals are available online or on premises to provide a range of urgent or longer-term IT security services such as:
If your business has an immediate need for computer security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help.
- Run automated security evaluations
- Clean up quickly after serious security breaches
- Install and troubleshoot firewalls
- Configure safe solutions for remote and mobile connectivity
- Deploy advanced applications for automatic defense against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
- Help create a comprehensive security plan with 24x7 monitoring
- Offer outsourced Help Desk Call Center Services
- Help Develop an effective backup and recovery plan built around Microsoft DPM backup technology
Progent's consultants provide world-class services in vital areas of network security including analysis, firewalls and VPN, and high-level security consulting.
Progent's certified security engineers can evaluate the strength of your existing computer security implementation by performing comprehensive remote automated testing via advanced software tools and tested techniques. Progent's experience in administering this testing saves you consulting fees and assures a detailed picture of weaknesses. The knowledge your company is provided can be used as the basis of a security plan that will permit your network to run dependably and respond rapidly to future risks.
Automated Network Vulnerability Analysis
Progent provides expertise in the use of security auditing utilities such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably running a set of automatic network testing scans to identify possible security vulnerabilities. Progent has broad experience with additional network analysis tools such as NMAP Port Scanner, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, as well as utilities like Metasploit, Hydra, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand audit reports and react appropriately.
Progent can help you build security into your company processes, install auditing applications, define and implement a protected system environment, and suggest procedures to maximize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are available to help you configure a firewall, design secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and install VPN. Find out additional information on Progent's automated security audits.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Businesses
Progent offers two ultra-affordable security inventory packages designed to allow small businesses to receive an independent security evaluation from a certified security consultant. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer runs an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to uncover possible risks in the security posture you expose to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer executes a network scan from an authorized computer within your firewall to uncover your exposure to inside attacks. The two security inventory services are set up and run from a protected external site. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned top security credentials and who produces a report that summarizes and analyzes the data captured by the security scan and suggests cost-effective remediation if appropriate.
Stealth Security Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is an important part of any successful IT system security strategy. Progentís security professionals can run extensive intrusion checks without the knowledge of your organization's in-house IT resources. Unannounced penetration testing uncovers whether current security defense systems such as intrusion incident warnings and event log monitoring are properly set up and actively monitored. Find out additional information about Progent's network security penetration analysis consulting.
Firewall and Virtual Private Network Support
Progent's background in network security solutions includes in-depth field work with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network (VPN) products from multiple companies such as Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers who have earned key networking certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE).
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Integration and Troubleshooting
The new ASA 5500-X Family of firewalls with Firepower Services provide substantially more bang for the buck than Cisco's legacy firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX 500 firewalls for all new installations. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to enable Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the market's most deployed intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring powerful new features such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can assist your company to maintain your current PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade efficiently to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, configure, optimize, administer and debug firewall environments built around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower Services integration and debugging support.
Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Cisco's network security and offsite connection technology provide a full line of manageable security solutions to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's Virtual Private Network line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and VPN appliances. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes experienced engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can assist your company to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and other Cisco security solutions that fit most closely with your business objectives. Learn more details concerning Progent's Support Services for Cisco Security and VPN Products.
Support Services for Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent offers small and medium size businesses professional consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN technology from major firewall and VPN security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to create a detailed security plan and choose the right technologies from multiple suppliers to achieve your security goals while sticking within your budget limits.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of managed services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes cutting edge behavior-based analysis technology to guard endpoints as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape traditional signature-based anti-virus tools. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud resources and provides a single platform to automate the complete malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, mitigation, remediation, and forensics. Key features include one-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer ultra-affordable in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced heuristics for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, endpoint management, and web filtering via leading-edge technologies incorporated within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to design and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that meets your organization's unique requirements and that allows you prove compliance with government and industry data security standards. Progent will help you specify and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that require immediate action. Progent's consultants can also help you to install and verify a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack like ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight Data Protection Services: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized businesses a low cost end-to-end solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital files, apps and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malware attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup specialists can deliver advanced expertise to configure ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory standards like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever necessary, can assist you to restore your business-critical data. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam and virus filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to provide web-based management and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your network firewall. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises security gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite security gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that originates and ends inside your security perimeter. For more details, see 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 secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hosting environment without a time-consuming and difficult configuration procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, maintain, find and protect data about your network infrastructure, processes, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or domains. By cleaning up and organizing your IT documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common repository for holding and sharing all documents required for managing your business network like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for gathering and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Certified Security Planning
Every company ought to have a carefully thought out security strategy that incorporates both pre-attack procedures and response plans. The pre-attack plan is a collection of steps intended to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive plan assists your company's security personnel to evaluate the impact resulting from an attack, fix the damage, record the experience, and get business functions restored as soon as possible.
Progent's expert information security consultants can to assist your business to run a comprehensive vulnerability evaluation and define a company-wide security plan to establish security processes and controls to minimize future attacks and dangers.
CISM Accredited System Security Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization describes the basic competencies and worldwide standards of performance that IT security professionals are expected to master. It gives executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to provide effective security management and support services. Progent offers the support of CISM Premier security professionals to help businesses with:
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- Information Security Governance
- Vulnerability Analysis
- Information Security Implementation Management
- Network Security Management
- Recovery Planning
CISSP Qualified Security Consulting Support
CISSP certification recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification recognition in the field of information security defined by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent offers the services of security consultants who have earned CISSP accreditation. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your organization in a variety security areas such as:
Find out more information about Progent's CISSP-certified Security Support Professionals.
- Security Administration Procedures
- Security Infrastructure and Paradigms
- Access Control Systems and Processes
- Applications Development Security
- Operations Security
- Physical Security
- Data Encryption Technology
- Telecommunications, LAN and Internet Security
- Disaster Recovery Planning
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Secure Network Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified information system architecture engineers are consultants who have been awarded ISSAP Certification as a result of thorough testing and extensive work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents demonstrated mastery in the more complex requirements of IS security architecture within the broader field of IS security expertise required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security consultants can help your company with all aspects of secure network architecture including.
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- Access Management Mechanisms and Techniques
- Phone System and Network Protection
- Cryptography Options
- Requirements Analysis and Security Standards
- Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
- Site Security
CISA Qualified Information System Security Auditing Consulting Support
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a prestigious achievement that indicates expertise in network security audit and control. Accredited by ANSI, the CISA accreditation has consultants undergo an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified IS security audit experts can help your IT organization with:
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- IS Audit Services
- Information Technology Administration
- Network Assets and Infrastructure Lifecycle
- Information Technology Service Delivery
- Protecting Data Assets
- Business Continuity Planning
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Experts
The CRISC program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to verify an IT professional's skills to plan, implement, and maintain IS controls to reduce network risk. Progent offers the expertise of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and crafted to align with your company's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-qualified network risk mitigation engineers offer a range of risk identification services including:
Find out more details concerning Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.
- Gather data and study documentation to help identify significant vulnerabilities
- Inventory statutory, industry, and contractual mandates and company policies related to your information system to assess their potential influence on your business goals
- Point out possible vulnerabilities for your business workflows to help in evaluating your corporate risk
- Develop a risk awareness initiative and provide seminars to ensure your organization understand information system risk so they can contribute to your risk management program
- Connect key risk scenarios to your associated operational procedures to help assign risk responsibility
- Determine risk tolerance with your senior management and major stakeholders to ensure they align
GIAC Qualified IS Security Engineering Services
Find out additional information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to ensure that an accredited professional possesses the skills necessary to deliver services in critical categories of network, information, and application security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions throughout the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-certified information security audit consultants can help your business in the areas of:
Get in Touch with a Certified Progent Security Engineer
To see how you can access a certified Progent security consultant for remote or onsite help in South Dakota, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Remote Network Support.