Business networks in Tennessee can have prompt and affordable online access to Progent's certified network security consultants to fix urgent security issues. The cost is competitive, charges are per minute, engagement is immediate, and service is world class. Progent also offers assistance for long-term projects that demand the knowledge of seasoned security consultants with high-level industry certifications.

In case your Tennessee small business is based some distance from more populated urban areas including Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, or Chattanooga, help from nearby qualified security support specialists could be limited when you have an urgent situation. This can cause lost income for your business, upset clients, idle workers, and defocused management. By contacting Progent, you can get in touch with a Certified security consultant who can provide assistance whenever you have to have it to keep your information system running and salvage your data.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your efforts to protect your IT environment with services that ranges from network security checks to creating a company-wide security plan. Progent offers economical service to assist companies of any size to design and manage protected networks powered by Windows and Cisco products and that can include computers running UNIX or Linux platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone devices.

Progent can also help you outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the services and infrastructure of leading data security vendors to deliver centralized control and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway device adds a further layer of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The onsite security gateway can also enable Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays inside your security perimeter.

Progent's certified professionals are accessible online or on premises to offer a range of urgent or longer-term computer security services such as:

  • Run comprehensive network security evaluations
  • Recover promptly after virus and worm attacks
  • Set up hardware and software firewalls
  • Implement secure solutions for remote and mobile access
  • Install effective utilities for automatic protection against viruses, spam and directory harvest attacks
  • Develop a comprehensive security strategy with round-the-clock monitoring
  • Provide outsourced Call Center Services
  • Help Create a practical data backup and recovery solution centered on Data Protection Manager (DPM) backup/restore capability
If your business has an urgent requirement for computer security help, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support.

Progent's security experts offer world-class support in key areas of network security that include auditing, firewall and VPN expertise, and advanced security consulting.

System Security Audits
Progent's expert security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing computer protection implementation through comprehensive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and proven procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you consulting fees and offers an objective portrayal of gaps. The knowledge your business gains can make up the foundation of a network protection strategy that can permit your information system to operate dependably and respond rapidly to new risks.

Automated Vulnerability Audits
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation packages such as Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably running a set of programmed network testing checks to uncover possible security holes. Progent has broad experience with other network auditing tools such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools such as SolarWinds, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to understand testing reports and react appropriately.

Progent can show you how to build security into your business processes, configure auditing applications, define and implement a secure network architecture, and suggest policies to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are able to show you how to configure a firewall, design safe remote access to email and business applications, and integrate VPN. Learn additional information concerning Progent's network security evaluation.

Security Inventory Packages for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory and evaluation bundles designed to enable small companies to receive an objective security evaluation from a qualified security specialist. With Progent's External Security Inventory Scan, a security engineer runs a comprehensive test of your network from outside your firewalled perimeter to determine possible risks in the security posture you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer executes a network scan from a secure computer within your firewall to evaluate the risk to inside threats. The two security inventory packages are configured and run from a protected external site. The project is directed by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who produces a report that details and interprets the data collected by the scan and suggests practical improvements where called for.

Stealth Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth penetration testing is a key component of any serious IT system security plan. Progentís security professionals can run thorough penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's in-house IT resources. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether existing security defense systems such as intrusion incident alerts and event history monitoring are correctly configured and actively checked. Find out additional information concerning Progent's stealth penetration analysis consulting.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's expertise in security technology includes extensive familiarity with major firewalls and Virtual Private Network technology from multiple companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and Juniper. Progent can provide the support of engineers who have earned key industry accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX 500 Security Appliances Integration and Debugging
The new ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more performance than Cisco's previous firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX security appliances for all new deployments. After Cisco's purchase of Sourcefire, the whole line of Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls can be configured to enable Firepower Services, built on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services provide enhanced capabilities including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-premier CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your existing PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances or upgrade efficiently to ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide online and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to design, deploy, optimize, manage and debug firewall environments based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. See additional information about ASA Firewalls with Firepower configuration and debugging services.

Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Support Services
Cisco's network security and offsite connection technology represent a complete range of easy-to-administer security solutions to help safeguard your wired and wireless information system. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and Cisco Certified Network Professional qualifications who can help your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that align most closely with your business goals. Learn additional details about Progent's Support Expertise for Cisco Security Solutions and VPN Products.

Consulting Expertise for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technology
Progent offers small and medium size organizations professional support for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN products from leading firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors including Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can show you how to design a comprehensive security plan and select appropriate technologies from a variety of suppliers to support your security objectives while staying within your spending restraints.

Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost 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 available from Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior analysis technology to guard endpoint devices as well as servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily escape legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and offers a unified platform to address the complete malware attack lifecycle including filtering, detection, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Top features include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and real-time network-wide immunization against new threats. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer protection for physical and virtual servers, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to security threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can help you to design and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's specific requirements and that allows you achieve and demonstrate compliance with legal and industry data security regulations. Progent will help you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also help your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can recover rapidly from a potentially disastrous cyber attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email 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 service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows rapid recovery of critical files, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, natural disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide advanced support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, and PCI and, whenever needed, can help you to restore your business-critical data. Read more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

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 technology of top information security companies to deliver web-based management and comprehensive security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises gateway device to provide advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a preliminary barricade and keeps most unwanted email from reaching your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external threats and saves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a further level of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the local security gateway offers AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The on-premises gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email that stays within your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support experts. With the ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the apps. Because the system is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without a lengthy and technically risky reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into a single hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to capture, update, find and safeguard data about your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can quickly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time wasted looking for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a centralized location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and relating IT information. Whether youíre planning enhancements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the information you need when you need it. Find out more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Certified Security Planning
Any company should have a thoroughly considered security program that incorporates both proactive procedures and reaction planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of procedures intended to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack plan helps your security engineers to assess the impact resulting from an attack, repair the network, document the event, and get business functions restored as rapidly as feasible.

Progent's expert IS security consultants are available to help you to run a comprehensive risk evaluation and define a computer security strategy to establish security processes and controls to reduce ongoing attacks and threats.

CISM Qualified System Security Engineering Expertise
The CISM committee defines the core competencies and international standards of performance that information security managers are expected to learn. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their CISM certification have the experience and knowledge to provide efficient security management and support consulting. Progent can provide the expertise of CISM Certified security professionals to assist companies with:

  • Network Security Strategies
  • Risk Management
  • Information Security Implementation Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Response Planning
Read more details concerning Progent's CISM IS Security Consulting Professionals.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Support
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification recognition in the area of information protection under ISO 17024. Progent offers access to of security professionals who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified consultant to help your business in a variety security fields such as:

  • Security Administration Practices
  • Security Architecture and Paradigms
  • Access Management Systems and Processes
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security
  • Physical Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Mechanisms
  • Telecom, LAN and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read more details concerning Progent's CISSP Security Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Accredited Secure System Architecture Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP Certified IT architecture engineers are consultants who have earned ISSAP status through thorough examination and extensive work with network security design. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) certification represents demonstrated competence in the most challenging demands of IS security architecture bounded by the wider scope of IS security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-premier security consultants can assist your company with all phases of secure network architecture including.

  • Access Control Systems and Methodologies
  • Phone System and Network Infrastructure Protection
  • Data Encryption Options
  • Requirements Evaluation and Security Criteria
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Site Security
Read additional information concerning Progent's ISSAP Qualified Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise.

CISA Certified Network Security Auditing Consulting Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is an important qualification that represents expertise in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has candidates undergo a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA security audit experts can help your IT organization in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Services
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Systems and Infrastructure Lifecycle Planning
  • Information Technology Service Delivery
  • Safeguarding Information Assets
  • Business Continuity Planning
Find out additional details about Progent's CISA Certified Security Auditing Engineering Assistance.

Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help your company to create and execute a business continuity strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-qualified IT risk mitigation consultants can provide a range of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Collect data and review documentation to identify major risk scenarios
  • Identify statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and company policies associated with your network to determine their potential influence on your business goals
  • Identify possible vulnerabilities for your business workflows to assist in analyzing your enterprise risk
  • Create a risk awareness initiative and conduct training to ensure your organization understand IS risk so they can assist with your risk control program
  • Match key risk scenarios to related operational procedures to help assign risk ownership
  • Validate risk appetite with executive management and major stakeholders to make sure they are in agreement
Get additional details about Progent's CRISC Risk Management Consultants.

GIAC Certified Information System Security Consulting Expertise
GIAC was established in 1999 to certify the skill of network security experts. GIAC's goal is to assure that an accredited security consultant possesses the skills needed to provide services in vital areas of network, data, and program security. GIAC certifications are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations around the world including and the United States NSA. Progent's GIAC-certified IS security audit engineers are available to help your company in the areas of:

Learn more details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Get in Touch with a Security Engineer
To see how to access a certified security engineer for remote or onsite expertise in Tennessee, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Remote Computer Support.