Business networks in the state of Arizona can have quick and economical online access to Progent's accredited network security consultants to assist with the toughest security issues. The cost is affordable, billing is by the minute, sign-up is fast, and service is unbeatable. Progent also offers assistance for complex engagements that demand the services of seasoned security consultants with top security credentials.

If your Arizona small business is far from major urban areas such as Phoenix, Tucson, Mesa, or Glendale, the availability of local accredited security engineers may be problematic during a crisis. This can cause a drop in income for your company, angry clients, idle employees, and distracted executives. By contacting Progent, you have access to a qualified security engineer ready to offer expertise whenever you require it to keep your information system operating and restore your data.

Progent can help you in a variety of ways in your initiatives to protect your information system with services that can range from network security checks to creating a comprehensive security plan. Progent offers economical support to help companies of any size to design and maintain secure IT environments powered by Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that may include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X operating systems plus mobile users with Apple iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone handsets.

Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from e-mail-based security threats. Email Guard is Progent's email security platform that uses the technology of top information security vendors to deliver web-based management and comprehensive protection for your email traffic. The hybrid structure of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide complete defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a preliminary barricade and blocks most threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to external threats and saves system bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises security gateway device provides a further level of inspection for incoming email. For outbound email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and encryption. The on-premises gateway can also enable Microsoft Exchange Server to track and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall.

Progent's certified professionals are available remotely or on premises to offer a variety of urgent or longer-term IT security services including:

If your company has an urgent need for computer security support, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Network Help.

Progent's security experts offer advanced services in key fields of network security including analysis, firewalls and VPN, and advanced security planning.

Security Assessment
Progent's certified security engineers can assess the strength of your current network security environment through exhaustive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and tested techniques. Progent's experience in this testing saves you consulting fees and offers an objective picture of security holes. The information your company is provided can be used as the basis of a security strategy that can allow your information system to run safely and respond rapidly to future risks.

Automated Network Security Analysis
Progent provides consulting in the application of security evaluation utilities including Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and GFI LANguard NSS for affordably performing a set of automatic network auditing checks to identify possible security weaknesses. Progent has broad experience with other network auditing tools including NMAP, AMAP Application Scanner, eEye, as well as utilities like Metasploit Framework, Netcat, Socat, and Nikto. Progent can show you how to make sense of audit reports and react effectively.

Progent can help you design security into your company operations, install auditing applications, plan and deploy a secure network environment, and suggest procedures to optimize the security of your network. Progent's security consultants are able to assist you to set up a firewall, implement secure remote access to email and data, and install VPN. Learn additional information on Progent's automated security assessment.

Security Inventory and Evaluation Packages for Small Businesses
Progent has put together two ultra-affordable security inventory and evaluation packages intended to allow small companies to get a professional network security assessment from a certified security expert. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, an engineer administers an extensive examination of your IT infrastructure from beyond your company firewall to uncover possible weaknesses in the security posture you expose to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Security Inventory Checkup, a security expert runs a system scan from an authorized computer inside your company firewall to determine your exposure to inside assaults. Both security inventory services are configured and run from a protected external location. The process is overseen by a consultant who has earned high-level security accreditations and who generates a document that summarizes and interprets the data captured by the scan and suggests practical improvements if called for.

Network Penetration Testing Consulting
Stealth intrusion testing is a key part of any serious IT system security strategy. Progentís security experts can perform extensive penetration checks without the knowledge of your company's internal network support resources. Unannounced penetration checking shows whether current security monitoring systems such as intrusion incident alerts and event history monitoring are properly set up and actively checked. Find out more on Progent's network penetration testing support services.

Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's expertise in security technology includes in-depth field work with major firewalls and VPN products offered by a variety of companies including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent can provide the services of engineers with important networking certifications such as CCIE and Microsoft MCSE.

Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Firewalls Configuration and Troubleshooting
The latest generation of ASA 5500-X Family Next-Generation Firewalls with Firepower Services deliver substantially more value than Cisco's earlier PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have superseded the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for new deployments. After Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the entire line of ASA 5500-X devices can be configured to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort technology, which is the world's most popular network intrusion protection system. Firepower services bring enhanced capabilities such as advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and automation. Progent's Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can assist you to manage your legacy PIX or Cisco ASA 5500 firewalls or upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants can provide remote and on-premises help with ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help you to design, integrate, optimize, administer and debug firewall solutions based on Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Learn more details about Cisco ASA Firewalls with Firepower Services configuration and debugging support.

Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Services
Cisco's network security and remote access technology represent a complete line of manageable security products to help protect your local and remote information system. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection systems and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's professional consulting staff includes experienced specialists with Cisco CCIE and CCNP qualifications who are able to help your organization to select Cisco Virtual Private Network, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security technologies that fit best with your company objectives. Read additional information concerning Progent's Consulting Services for Cisco Security Technology and VPN Products.

Engineering Services for Other Firewall and VPN Products
Progent provides small and mid-size businesses expert consulting for Intrusion Protection products and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security vendors such as Check Point Software, Juniper, and Symantec. Progent can help you design a detailed security plan and select the right technologies from a variety of vendors to achieve your security goals while sticking within your spending limits.

Progent's Flat-rate Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's low-cost ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. ProSight managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) is an endpoint protection (EPP) solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior analysis tools to guard endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware attacks like ransomware and file-less exploits, which routinely get by legacy signature-matching anti-virus products. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards on-premises and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to address the complete threat lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, remediation, and post-attack forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback using Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and real-time system-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring next-generation endpoint protection and ransomware defense.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP): Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Security
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection managed services deliver economical in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, workstations, smartphones, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP utilizes adaptive security and advanced machine learning for continuously monitoring and responding to security assaults from all attack vectors. ProSight ESP delivers two-way firewall protection, intrusion alerts, device control, and web filtering through leading-edge technologies packaged within a single agent accessible from a unified control. Progent's data protection and virtualization consultants can assist you to plan and implement a ProSight ESP deployment that addresses your organization's specific requirements and that helps you prove compliance with legal and industry data security standards. Progent will assist you define and configure policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your IT environment and react to alerts that require urgent attention. 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 quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Learn more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint security and Microsoft Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Backup and Recovery
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and medium-sized businesses a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates and monitors your backup processes and enables fast restoration of critical files, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software bugs, disasters, human mistakes, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you back up, recover and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, as well as Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Important data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local device, or to both. Progent's cloud backup consultants can provide world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements like HIPPA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to restore your critical information. Learn more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup and Recovery.

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 data security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your email traffic. The hybrid architecture of Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway device to provide complete protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, DHAs, and other email-borne threats. Email Guard's Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks most unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and conserves network bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway offers anti-virus and anti-spam protection, DLP, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's Tier III Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small business can have its key servers and apps hosted in a protected Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host set up and managed by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting model, the client owns the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not tied one hosting service. Find out more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that makes it easy to create, update, retrieve and safeguard information about your IT infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about impending expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and organizing your network documentation, you can eliminate as much as 50% of time thrown away trying to find critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and self-service instructions. ProSight IT Asset Management also supports a high level of automation for collecting and associating IT information. Whether youíre making enhancements, performing regular maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management delivers the information you require as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Expert Security Design
Any company ought to develop a carefully considered security program that incorporates both proactive procedures and response planning. The pre-attack plan is a collection of mechanisms designed to reduce security weaknesses. The post-attack strategy assists your company's network security engineers to evaluate the impact resulting from an attack, repair the network, record the experience, and get the IT network operational as quickly as feasible.

Progent's expert IT security engineers are available to help you to perform a full vulnerability evaluation and create a computer security plan to establish security processes and mechanisms to reduce ongoing assaults and threats.

CISM Certified Network Security Consulting Services
The CISM committee describes the basic competencies and global standards of performance that IT security professionals are expected to learn. CISM provides executive management the assurance that those who have qualified for their CISM credential possess the background and capability to deliver efficient security management and consulting consulting. Progent can provide the support of CISM certified security professionals to assist companies with:

  • Network Security Processes
  • Risk Analysis
  • IS Security Program Management
  • IS Security Administration
  • Recovery Management
Read more details concerning Progent's CISM IS Security Consulting Services.

CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Expertise
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of an international standard for information security. ANSI has granted certification recognition in the field of information security stipulated by ISO/IEC 17024. Progent can provide access to of security experts who have earned CISSP certification. Progent can give you access to a CISSP-certified expert to help your organization in a variety security areas including:

  • Security Management Procedures
  • Security Infrastructure and Models
  • Access Control Solutions and Methodology
  • Applications Development Security
  • Secure Operations
  • Site Security
  • Cryptography Mechanisms
  • Telecom, Network and Internet Security
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read more details concerning Progent's CISSP Qualified Cybersecurity Support Services.

CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Consulting Services
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP qualified network architecture engineers are experts who have earned ISSAP Certification through rigorous testing and significant experience with information security architecture. The ISSAP certification indicates demonstrated mastery in the most complex requirements of information security architecture within the wider scope of information security expertise required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all phases of secure network architecture such as.

  • Access Management Mechanisms and Methodologies
  • Telecommunications and Network Infrastructure Security
  • Encryption/Decryption Solutions
  • Requirements Analysis and Security Guidelines
  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)
  • Physical Security
Find out additional information about Progent's ISSAP Certified Secure Information System Architecture Engineering Services.

CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Assistance
The Certified Information Systems Auditor accreditation is a globally recognized achievement that signifies mastery in information system security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants pass an extensive examination administered by the ISACA professional association. Progent's CISA IS security audit consultants can assist your business in the areas of:

  • IS Audit Process
  • IT Administration
  • Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle
  • Information Technology Support
  • Protecting Data Resources
  • Business Continuity Planning
Read additional information about Progent's CISA Qualified IS Security Auditing Engineering Support.

CRISC Consultants
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was initiated by ISACA in 2010 to validate a consultant's skills to design, implement, and support IS control mechanisms to mitigate network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to help you to develop and carry out a business continuity or disaster recovery strategy that follows leading practices identified by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk appetite, business objectives, and IT budget. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation engineers can provide a range of risk evaluation services such as:

  • Collect data and study documentation to identify significant risk scenarios
  • Inventory statutory, regulatory, and contractual mandates and organizational policies related to your information system to assess their possible influence on your strategic goals
  • Identify possible threats for your business workflows to assist in evaluating your corporate risk
  • Create a risk awareness program and conduct training to ensure your stakeholders understand information system risk so they can assist with your risk management program
  • Connect key risk scenarios to related operational procedures to help assign risk responsibility
  • Validate risk tolerance with your senior management and major stakeholders to make sure they match
Read additional information about Progent's Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Consultants.

GIAC Certified Network Security Consulting Services
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was founded in 1999 to validate the skill of IT security engineers. GIAC's mission is to ensure that a certified security consultant has the skills needed to deliver support in key areas of system, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by businesses and government organizations all over the world including and the U.S. NSA. Progent's GIAC-qualified network security audit engineers can assist your IT organization with:

Read additional information concerning Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Support.

Talk to a Progent Security Engineer
To see how you can access a Progent security engineer for remote or on-premises expertise in Arizona, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Online Computer Help.