Greater Washington DC Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Greater Washington DC Metro Area including suburban Maryland and Virginia.
Progent locations in the Greater Washington DC Metro Area
||2800 Eisenhower Ave
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
|Sales Phone: 571-302-7958
Link: Alexandria, VA Network Support Services
||One Freedom Square
11951 Freedom Drive
Reston, Virginia 20190
|Sales Phone: 571-392-5565
Link: Reston, VA Network Support Services
||300 E. Lombard St
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
|Sales Phone: 571-392-5565
Link: Baltimore, MD Network Support Services
||9841 Washingtonian Blvd
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
|Sales Phone: 240-454-0044
Link: Rockville, MD Network Support Services
1629 K St NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
|Sales Phone: 202-851-2383
Link: Washington DC Network Consulting Services
To get fast remote assistance with data security problems, businesses in Washington, DC, have access to world-class expertise from Progent's certified security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is ready to provide fast and affordable assistance with security crises that threaten the productivity of your network. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support systems based on Microsoft, Linux, Apple macOS and OS X, Solaris, and popular derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of consulting services addresses firewall configuration, email filtering and encryption, secure network architecture, and business continuity preparedness. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security credentials including Certified Information Systems Auditor and CISSP.
Progent offers remote security expertise on a per-minute model without minimum minutes and no extra fees for setup or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing structure keeps costs low and avoids scenarios where quick solutions result in big bills.
Our System Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do?
If your business is currently experiencing a security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support to find out how to receive fast assistance. Progent maintains a pool of veteran network security experts who offer remote and on-premises support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and enhancement of your cybersecurity profile to protect against future attacks.
For organizations who have prepared in advance for a security breech, the step-by-step post-attack response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's recommended method of responding to a serious security attack.
Introduction to Security Services
Coordinating network security as well as preparedness for recovering vital information and systems following a security breach requires a continual process that entails a variety of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can support your business at all levels in your attempt to safeguard your IT system, ranging from security evaluation to creating a complete security program. Important technologies covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Restoration and Security Forensics, and Managed Protection from Email-Based Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Implementing Secure Environments
Any business ought to develop a thoroughly thought out security strategy that includes both proactive and responsive steps. The pre-attack strategy is a set of precautions that helps to minimize vulnerabilities. The reactive plan defines activities to help IT staff to inventory the damage caused by an attack, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business functions as soon as possible. Progent can advise you how to build security into your business operations. Progent can set up scanning software, create and execute a secure IT architecture, and propose processes and policies to maximize the protection of your network. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to e-mail and data, and configure an effective VPN.
If your company is looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security management, Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services feature continual remote network tracking and quick response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that include local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with regulatory security standards. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration with on-premises Exchange, Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Security Forensics
Progent provides skill in restoring systems and computers that have been hacked, are suspect, or have stopped working as a result of a security breach. Progent can show you how to assess the losses resulting from the assault, return your company to normal business operations, and retrieve data lost as a result of the attack. Progent's certified engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure analysis by examining activity logs and using other proven forensics tools. Progent's experience with security issues reduces your off-air time and allows Progent to suggest efficient strategies to prevent or contain new attacks.
Ransomware Cleanup and Restoration Services
Progent can provide the help of experienced ransomware recovery experts with the skills to rebuild an IT network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm like Ryuk, Dharma, Hermes, or MongoLock. To learn more, see ransomware cleanup and recovery expertise.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's value-priced ProSight portfolio of network monitoring and management services is designed to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance and compliance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection solution that incorporates next generation behavior machine learning technology to defend endpoints and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults like ransomware and email phishing, which routinely escape legacy signature-matching AV tools. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a unified platform to automate the complete malware attack progression including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Top capabilities include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against new attacks. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware defense.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable multi-layer security for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Microsoft Exchange. ProSight ESP utilizes contextual security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, penetration alerts, endpoint management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies packaged within one agent managed from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and configure a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific needs and that allows you prove compliance with legal and industry information security standards. Progent will help you define and implement policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and react to alerts that call for urgent action. Progent's consultants can also assist your company to install and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly rate, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and allows fast recovery of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when needed, can assist you to restore your business-critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that uses the infrastructure of leading data security vendors to provide centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway appliance to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and keeps most threats from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your exposure to external threats and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's onsite gateway appliance provides a deeper level of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter. For more information, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small or mid-size business can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual host configured and managed by Progent's network support professionals. Under the ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer owns the data, the OS software, and the apps. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be ported easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult reinstallation procedure. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn more about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: Infrastructure Documentation and Password Management
Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to create, update, find and safeguard data related to your network infrastructure, procedures, applications, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted about impending expirations of SSLs or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time wasted looking for critical 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 standard operating procedures (SOPs) and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports advanced automation for collecting and relating IT data. Whether you’re making improvements, performing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the knowledge you require as soon as you need it. Find out more details about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Special Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers offer unique specialized help in key areas of computer security such as:
Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers expertise with information risk evaluation software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard from GFI for performing a variety of comprehensive network scans to uncover possible security problems. Progent has broad skills with these and similar utilities and can help your company to analyze audit results and respond appropriately. Progent's security consultants also offer web software validation and can conduct expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to determine your company's compliance with key worldwide security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO. In addition, Progent can evaluate the strength of your wireless protection covering stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile handsets. Learn more information about Progent's Vulnerability Evaluation and Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Aironet and Meraki Wireless Consulting
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can provide in-depth consulting services for Cisco's complete family of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, the Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected high-speed and integrated services (IS) routers, wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed access points, and Catalyst family switches. Find out more details concerning Cisco Security, VPN and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and VPN Consulting Services
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Services
In addition to being expert in a wide range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent offers small and mid-size organizations top-level consulting for products from other major firewall and VPN suppliers including:
Stealth penetration testing is a vital method for helping organizations to determine how exposed their networks are to potential threats by revealing how thoroughly network protection policies and mechanisms hold up against authorized but unannounced penetration efforts instigated by seasoned security specialists using the latest intrusion methods. Read the details concerning Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Expertise
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the core competencies and worldwide standards of performance that information technology security managers are required to master. It provides executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification have the background and skill to offer effective security management and consulting support. Progent can provide a CISM expert to assist your enterprise in key security disciplines such as information protection governance, risk management, data protection process control, and crisis response management.
Learn additional information concerning Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Support Services
Progent's CISSP experts are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification indicates mastery of a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has given the CISSP status official recognition in the area of information security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge included under CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and test systems, access control methodology, applications development security, business processes security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and business continuity planning.
Find out the details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Services.
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified cybersecurity consultants have been awarded ISSAP certification as a result of rigorous examination and extensive hands-on work with information security architecture. ISSAP security experts possess in-depth knowledge of access control mechanisms and methodologies, telecommunications and network infrastructure security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity and DRP, and physical security integration. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security experts can help your business with all phases of secure network architecture.
Get more information concerning Progent's ISSAP Certified Protected IT Architecture Consulting Services.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Experts
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have proven their ability to provide large organizations with the services expected of a senior systems engineer, information assurance systems engineer, information assurance officer, information assurance analyst, or senior cybersecurity analyst. Progent offers the support of a certified CISSP-ISSEP network security expert to assist your enterprise to utilize current system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, review system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all key system functions, define efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform in-depth risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity models that balance your operational goals with your company's risk tolerance.
Find out more about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity engineering consulting.
CISA Security Auditor Support Expertise
The Certified Information Systems Auditor credential is an important qualification that indicates expertise in IS security auditing. Certified by ANSI, the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive test administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-qualified security audit consultant able to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit process, IT enforcement, systems and architecture planned useful life, information technology service delivery, safeguarding data resources, and disaster recovery preparedness.
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CRISC Risk Management Experts
The CRISC program was established by ISACA to verify a consultant's ability to plan, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to mitigate risk. Progent can provide the expertise of a CRISC-certified engineer to assist your company to create and execute a business continuity plan that follows industry best practices identified by CRISC and geared to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk management services are a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-certified consultants for objectively assessing your IS control mechanisms and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for designing company-wide security policies.
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Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Expertise
GIAC was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of information technology security experts. GIAC's mission is to make sure that an accredited professional has the knowledge necessary to deliver support in key categories of system, information, and application program security. GIAC certifications are recognized by companies and institutions all over the world including the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants for all of the security capabilities covered within GIAC certification topics including assessing perimeters, incident response, traffic analysis, web services security, and SIEM solutions.
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Depend on Progent for Network Security Support
If your business is located in Washington DC and you need network security expertise, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.