Greater Washington DC Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent locations in the Greater Washington DC Metro Area
||1940 Duke Street
Alexandria, Virginia, 22314
|Sales Phone: 571-302-7958
Link: Alexandria Network Support Services
||One Freedom Square
11951 Freedom Drive
Reston, Virginia, 20190
|Sales Phone: 571-392-5565
Link: Reston, VA Network Support Services
||9711 Washingtonian Blvd
Gaithersburg, Maryland, 20878
|Sales Phone: 240-454-0044
Link: Maryland Network Support Services
1200 G Street, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
|Sales Phone: 202-851-2383
Link: Washington DC Network Consulting Services
To get immediate remote help with computer security problems, companies in Washington, DC, have access to expert support by contacting Progent's certified security professionals. Progent's remote support staff is ready to provide efficient and affordable help with security issues that threaten the productivity of your IT network. Progent's accredited consultants are certified to provide help for systems based on Windows, Linux, macOS and OS X, Sun, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide array of consulting services encompasses firewall expertise, email security, secure network infrastructure, and disaster recovery planning. Progent's technical support team has earned the industry's top security credentials including GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) and CISSP.
Progent provides online security support on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no additional charges for sign-up or after hours service. By charging by the minute and by providing world-class expertise, Progent's pricing policy keeps costs under control and eliminates situations where simple fixes result in big bills.
Our Network Has Been Hacked: What Should We Do Now?
In case you are now fighting a security emergency, visit Progent's Emergency Remote Technical Help to learn how to get immediate assistance. Progent maintains a team of veteran network security experts who offer remote and onsite support that includes threat containment, mitigation, restoration, forensics, and hardening of your cybersecurity profile to guard against future attacks.
For organizations that have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal incident response procedure outlined by GIAC is Progent's preferred method of reacting to a major security incident.
Overview of Progent's Security Expertise
Coordinating data security as well as planning for restoring vital data and functions following an attack requires an on-going effort that entails an array of technologies and processes. Progent's certified experts can assist your business at all levels in your efforts to safeguard your information network, from security audits to creating a comprehensive security plan. Key areas covered by Progent's security consultants include Security Planning and Implementation, Information Recovery and Security Forensics, and Outsourced Protection from Email-Borne Spam and Viruses.
Planning and Implementing Protected Environments
Every organization should develop a thoroughly considered security strategy that incorporates both preventive and responsive steps. The proactive strategy is a set of precautions that helps to reduce security gaps. The post-attack strategy specifies activities to assist security personnel to evaluate the losses resulting from a breach, remediate the damage, document the experience, and revive business activity as soon as possible. Progent can show you how to incorporate security into your business processes. Progent can configure scanning software, create and execute a secure computer infrastructure, and propose procedures and policies to optimize the safety of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, deploy secure offsite access to e-mail and data, and configure an efficient virtual private network (VPN).
If you are interested in an economical option for jobbing out your network security management, Progent's Round-the-clock Network Support Packages feature automated remote server tracking and fast response to emergencies.
Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can help your IT team you to design, deploy, administer and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that combine physical and cloud hosted infrastructure and that comply with government and industry data security requirements. (Find out about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)
System Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent provides expertise in recovering networks and devices that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have ceased to function because of a security breach. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses caused by the attack, restore normal functions, and retrieve data compromised owing to the assault. Progent's security engineers can also perform a comprehensive failure evaluation by going over event logs and utilizing other advanced forensics techniques. Progent's experience with security consulting reduces your business disruption and allows Progent to propose effective ways to prevent or mitigate new attacks.
Progent's Fixed-price Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of network monitoring and management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and state-of-the-art technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services available from Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that incorporates next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoints and servers and VMs against new malware attacks such as ransomware and file-less exploits, which easily evade legacy signature-based anti-virus products. ProSight ASM safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a single platform to manage the complete malware attack progression including blocking, infiltration detection, containment, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Top features include one-click rollback using Windows VSS and real-time system-wide immunization against newly discovered attacks. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
ProSight Enhanced Security Protection services offer ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for round-the-clock monitoring and reacting to cyber assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device management, and web filtering through leading-edge tools packaged within one agent accessible from a unified console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your company's unique requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with legal and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and respond to alerts that call for immediate action. Progent can also assist your company to set up and test a backup and disaster recovery solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business quickly from a destructive cyber attack such as ransomware. Read more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). For a low monthly rate, ProSight Data Protection Services automates your backup processes and allows rapid restoration of critical files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged as a result of hardware breakdowns, software glitches, natural disasters, human error, or malicious attacks like ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, applications, system images/, as well as Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's backup and recovery specialists can provide advanced expertise to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards such as HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can help you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight Data Protection Services Managed Backup and Recovery.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security vendors to deliver web-based management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service combines cloud-based filtering with an on-premises security gateway device to offer complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks the vast majority of threats from making it to your network firewall. This reduces your vulnerability to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of inspection for inbound email. For outbound email, the local security gateway provides AV and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also assist Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see ProSight Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted VMs at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a protected fault tolerant data center on a fast virtual machine host set up and maintained by Progent's network support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS platforms, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved immediately to a different hardware solution without requiring a lengthy and technically risky configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not locked into one hosting provider. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.
ProSight IT Asset Management: IT Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is an IT infrastructure documentation management service that makes it easy to create, maintain, find and protect data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or IP addresses and be alerted automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs or domains. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can save as much as 50% of time spent looking for vital information about your network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a common location for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT data. Whether you’re planning improvements, doing regular maintenance, or responding to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you need as soon as you need it. Find out more about ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Specialized Security Services Available from Progent
Progent's veteran consultants offer world-class specialized help in vital facets of IT security such as:
Vulnerability Audits and Compliance Assessment
Progent provides experience with security auditing software like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer or LANguard for conducting a variety of comprehensive system tests to uncover potential security problems. Progent has extensive skills with scanning tools and can assist your company to analyze assessment reports and respond appropriately. Progent's certified security consultants also provide web application validation and can perform expert assessments of enterprise-wide security to assess your organization's compliance with major industry security specifications including FISMA, NIST, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless protection covering fixed wireless appliances as well as portable devices. Read additional details about Progent's Information Risk Audits and Security Compliance Assessment.
Cisco Network Security, PIX and ASA Firewall, Virtual Private Network, Aironet and Meraki Wireless Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco CCNP experts can deliver in-depth technical expertise for Cisco's complete range of protection and Virtual Private Network products such as PIX 500 Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module, protected broadband and IS routers, Aironet wireless access points, Cisco Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst family switches. Get additional details concerning Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Aironet Wireless Expertise.
Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network Technologies
Unannounced Intrusion Checking Consulting
As well as being expert in a wide range of network security technologies available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide small companies expert consulting for security products from other major firewall and Virtual Private Network suppliers including:
Stealth intrusion checking is a valuable method for allowing companies to understand how exposed their networks are to real-world attacks by revealing how well network security processes and technologies stand up against planned but unpublicized intrusion attempts launched by veteran security specialists utilizing advanced hacking methods. Get the details about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.
CISM Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) defines the core skills and worldwide benchmarks of performance that information security managers are expected to master. It offers executive management the assurance that those who have earned their certification have the experience and skill to provide effective security management and engineering support. Progent can provide a CISM consultant to help your enterprise in vital security disciplines such as data security governance, risk management, information security process control, and crisis handling management.
Find out additional information concerning Progent's Certified Information Security Manager Security Consulting Assistance.
CISSP Security Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP experts are cybersecurity specialists who have earned CISSP accreditation as a result of demonstrated experience, extensive study, and formal examination. CISSP qualification recognizes expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the field of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Fields of knowledge covered within CISSP include cybersecurity administration practices, security architecture and models, connection permission methodology, software development security, business processes security, physical security, cryptography, telecommunications, Internet security, and business continuity planning.
Find out the details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Consulting Expertise.
CISSP-ISSAP Qualified Experts for Secure System Infrastructure
Progent's ISSAP qualified security experts are specialists who have been awarded ISSAP accreditation after thorough examination and extensive experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP security experts possess comprehensive understanding of access management systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery, and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your business with all aspects of secure network architecture.
Find out more details concerning Progent's ISSAP Accredited Protected Network Architecture Engineering Support.
CISSP-ISSEP Certified Cybersecurity Engineering Consultants
Network Security consultants who have earned CISSP-ISSEP (Information Systems Security Engineering Professional) certification have demonstrated their ability to provide large organizations with the expertise associated with 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 network security expert to help your organization to utilize modern system security engineering principles and techniques in system development, evaluate system security designs according to cybersecurity engineering best practices, produce viable system designs that include compliant cybersecurity features for all critical system functions, develop efficient design strategies to provide operational security, perform comprehensive risk analysis, and propose realistic cybersecurity solutions that balance your operational goals with your company's tolerance for risk.
Learn the details about Progent's CISSP-ISSEP cybersecurity engineering consulting services.
CISA Security Auditor Support Services
The Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) credential is a prestigious qualification that indicates mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA accreditation requires that consultants pass an extensive test overseen by the ISACA professional group. Progent can provide the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit professional able to assist companies in the fields of information systems audit services, IT enforcement, network assets and architecture planned useful life, information technology support, safeguarding information assets, and business continuity preparedness.
Learn more details concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Professional Services.
CRISC IT Risk Management Specialists
The CRISC certification program was established by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's ability to plan, implement, and support information system controls to reduce risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help your company to develop and carry out a workplace continuity strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your organization's risk appetite, business goals, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's risk mitigation expertise is a good fit the services available from Progent's CISA-qualified consultants for objectively auditing your IS control mechanisms and with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.
Find out additional information about Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Support.
Global Information Assurance Certification Professional Services
Global Information Assurance Certification was established in 1999 to validate the skill of computer security experts. GIAC's goal is to verify that an accredited professional possesses the skills needed to deliver services in important categories of system, data, and application software security. GIAC accreditations are recognized by businesses and institutions all over the world including the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants for all of the security capabilities addressed under GIAC certification topics such as auditing IT infrastructure, security incident response, intrusion detection, web-based application security, and SIEM solutions.
Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.
Contact Progent for Computer Security Expertise
If your organization is situated in Washington DC and you're trying to find network security consulting expertise, telephone Progent at 800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.