Business information networks in the state of Louisiana can depend on fast and economical online access to Progent's certified network security support specialists to resolve critical security issues. Rates are competitive, charges are per minute, sign-up is immediate, and support is world class. Progent also provides help for complex projects that requires the services of seasoned security consultants with top security certifications.
If your Louisiana organization is located some distance from more populated urban neighborhoods like New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Metairie, or Lafayette, access to local accredited network security consultants could be problematic when there's a security disaster. This can result in a drop in productivity for your company, angry customers, unproductive employees, and distracted executives. By utilizing Progent, you can get in touch with a certified security consultant ready to offer help when you require it to get your computer network on line and recover your data.
Progent can help you in all your initiatives to guard your information system with support services that can range from network security assessments to developing a company-wide security strategy. Progent offers affordable support to assist companies of any size to design and maintain protected networks based on Microsoft Windows and Cisco technology and that can include computers running UNIX, Linux, Solaris, or Apple Mac OS X platforms plus BYOD clients with Apple iPhones and iPads or Google Android or Windows Phone smart phones and tablets.
Progent can also show you how to outsource spam blocking and protection from email-borne attacks. Email Guard is Progent's email filtering and encryption solution that uses the technology of leading information security companies to deliver centralized management and comprehensive protection for all your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with a local gateway appliance to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service Attacks, DHAs, and other email-based malware. The cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your vulnerability to inbound attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage. ProSight Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper level of analysis for inbound email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides AV and anti-spam filtering, DLP, and email encryption. The on-premises security gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and protect internal email that stays within your corporate firewall.
Progent's certified experts are accessible online or on premises to offer a variety of emergency or longer-term IT security services including:
If your network has an urgent need for computer security support, go to Progent's Emergency Online Technical Support.
Progent's engineers provide world-class support in key facets of network security including analysis, firewall/VPN support, and high-level security planning.
System Security Audits
Progent's certified security engineers can evaluate the vulnerability of your current network protection implementation by performing exhaustive remote automated analysis based on advanced software tools and tested procedures. Progent's skill in this testing saves you time and money and offers a detailed picture of security holes. The knowledge your IT organization gains can form the basis of a network protection plan that can allow your information system to operate safely and react rapidly to new threats.
Automated Network Vulnerability Assessment
Progent provides expertise in the use of security analysis utilities including MBSA and LANguard from GFI for affordably running a variety of programmed network testing checks to uncover possible security problems. Progent has extensive knowledge of other security analysis utilities such as NMAP, AMAP application mapper, eEye Vulnerability Scanner, plus tools like SolarWinds, Netcat, and Nikto. Progent can help you to understand testing reports and react effectively.
Progent can help you design protection into your business operations, configure scanning applications, plan and implement a protected network environment, and recommend procedures to maximize the safety of your network. Progent's security consultants are ready to help you configure a firewall, design safe remote access to email and business applications, and install VPN. Find out more on Progent's network security evaluation.
Security Inventory Scanning Bundles for Small Companies
Progent has put together two low-cost security inventory bundles intended to allow small businesses to get an independent security assessment from a qualified security engineer. With Progent's External Network Security Inventory Scan, a security expert runs a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine possible weaknesses in the security profile you present to the public. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a network scan from an authorized machine inside your company firewall to uncover your exposure to inside threats. Both security inventory packages are set up and run from a secured external site. The project is overseen by a consultant with top security credentials and who produces a report that summarizes and analyzes the data captured by the scan and suggests practical remediation where called for.
Network Penetration Analysis Consulting
Stealth intrusion checking is an important part of any serious network security strategy. Progent’s security professionals can run thorough intrusion checks without the awareness of your company's internal IT resources. Stealth penetration checking uncovers whether current security monitoring tools such as intrusion detection warnings and event log monitoring are properly configured and consistently monitored. Learn additional information about Progent's network penetration analysis support services.
Firewall And Virtual Private Network (VPN) Expertise
Progent's background in network security technology encompasses extensive familiarity with leading firewalls and Virtual Private Network products offered by a variety of vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and CheckPoint. Progent offers the services of engineers with key networking accreditations such as Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) and Microsoft MCSE.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower, ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, and PIX Security Appliances Configuration and Debugging
The current ASA 5500-X Series of firewalls with Firepower Services deliver significantly more value than Cisco's legacy PIX and ASA 5500 firewalls and have replaced the ASA 5500 and PIX firewalls for all new deployments. Following Cisco's acquisition of Sourcefire, the whole line of ASA 5500-X devices can be provisioned to support Firepower Services, based on Sourcefire's Snort product, which is the market's most deployed network intrusion protection system (IPS). Firepower services bring powerful new features including advanced malware protection (AMP), URL filtering, dynamic threat analytics, and security automation. Progent's Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help you to manage your current PIX or ASA 5500 security appliances and upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Progent's consultants offer remote and on-premises support for ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services and can help your business to plan, deploy, tune, manage and debug firewall solutions based around Cisco ASA 5500-X firewalls with Firepower Services. Find out more information about Cisco ASA 5500-X Firewalls with Firepower integration and troubleshooting services.
Cisco Network Security and Virtual Private Network Consulting Expertise
Cisco's security and offsite connection products offer a complete range of easy-to-administer security products to help protect your local and remote network infrastructure. Cisco's VPN line features switches, firewalls, intrusion detection devices and Virtual Private Network concentrators. Progent's expert staff of consultants includes field-proven engineers with Cisco's Certified Internetwork Expert and CCNP certifications who can assist your business to evaluate Cisco VPN, Cisco RADIUS Security, and additional Cisco security solutions that fit best with your business objectives. Learn more details about Progent's Consulting Expertise for Cisco Security and Virtual Private Network Appliances.
Consulting Services for Other Firewall and Virtual Private Network Products
Progent provides small and mid-size organizations professional consulting for Intrusion Protection Systems and IPsec VPN solutions from major firewall and Virtual Private Network security companies such as WatchGuard, Juniper, and SonicWALL. Progent can show you how to create a comprehensive security plan and choose appropriate products from multiple vendors to support your security objectives while staying within your spending limits.
Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Assurance
Progent's affordable ProSight portfolio of outsourced network management services is designed to provide small and mid-size organizations with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all facets of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:
ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM): Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Defense
Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection service that utilizes next generation behavior-based analysis technology to defend endpoint devices and servers and VMs against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-matching AV products. ProSight ASM safeguards on-premises and cloud resources and offers a single platform to automate the entire malware attack lifecycle including protection, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and post-attack forensics. Key features include single-click rollback with Windows Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) and automatic network-wide immunization against new attacks. Find out 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 Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services deliver ultra-affordable in-depth protection for physical servers and VMs, desktops, mobile devices, and Exchange Server. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and modern behavior analysis for continuously monitoring and responding to cyber threats from all vectors. ProSight ESP provides two-way firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device control, and web filtering via leading-edge tools packaged within one agent managed from a single console. Progent's security and virtualization consultants can assist your business to plan and implement a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that helps you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection standards. Progent will assist you specify and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will enforce, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alerts that require urgent action. Progent can also help your company to set up and test a backup and restore solution such as ProSight Data Protection Services so you can get back in business rapidly from a destructive security attack like ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) unified physical and virtual endpoint protection and Exchange email filtering.
ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent provide small and mid-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed solution for reliable backup/disaster recovery. For a fixed monthly price, ProSight DPS automates your backup processes and enables fast restoration of vital files, applications and VMs that have become lost or damaged as a result of hardware failures, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malware attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images/, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware virtual machine images/. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to a local storage device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can deliver world-class expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to be compliant with government and industry regulatory requirements such as HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Cloud Backup.
ProSight Email Guard: Inbound and Outbound Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Email Encryption
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering service that incorporates the infrastructure of top information security companies to deliver centralized control and world-class security for your email traffic. The powerful structure of Progent's Email Guard combines a Cloud Protection Layer with a local security gateway device to offer complete defense against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-based malware. The Cloud Protection Layer acts as a first line of defense and blocks the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your security perimeter. This decreases your exposure to inbound threats and saves network bandwidth and storage. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance adds a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the on-premises gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The local security gateway can also assist Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays within your corporate firewall. For more details, visit Email Guard spam and content filtering.
ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its critical servers and apps hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a high-performance virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support professionals. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the customer retains ownership of the data, the operating system software, and the applications. Since the system is virtualized, it can be moved easily to an alternate hardware solution without a lengthy and difficult configuration process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, you are not tied one hosting service. Learn 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 information related to your network infrastructure, procedures, business apps, and services. You can instantly locate passwords or serial numbers and be warned automatically about upcoming expirations of SSLs ,domains or warranties. By cleaning up and managing your IT infrastructure documentation, you can eliminate as much as half of time spent searching for critical information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management features a centralized location for holding and collaborating on all documents related to managing your business network like recommended procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT information. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or responding to an emergency, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the knowledge you need as soon as you need it. Learn more about Progent's ProSight IT Asset Management service.
Expert Network Security Planning
Any company should develop a carefully thought out security strategy that includes both preventive processes and response planning. The proactive strategy is a set of mechanisms that help to minimize security weaknesses. The reactive strategy assists your company's network security engineers to assess the impact caused by a security penetration, repair the damage, document the experience, and get the IT network restored as quickly as feasible.
Progent's certified IS security engineers can to help your company to perform a full risk assessment and define a network security strategy to establish security policies and mechanisms to reduce ongoing assaults and dangers.
CISM Certified Information Security Engineering Expertise
The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) organization defines the basic capabilities and worldwide standards of performance that IT security managers are required to learn. CISM gives executive management the assurance that those who have earned their CISM certification possess the experience and capability to deliver effective security administration and support services. Progent offers the expertise of CISM qualified security consultants to assist companies with:
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- IS Security Processes
- Risk Analysis
- Network Security Program Management
- Information Security Management
- Response Planning
CISSP Qualified Security Engineering Expertise
The CISSP credential recognizes mastery of a global standard for network security. ANSI (American National Standards Institute) has awarded certification recognition in the field of data security stipulated by ISO 17024. Progent can provide the services of security consultants who have qualified for CISSP certification. Progent can provide a CISSP-certified professional to help your organization in a broad range of security areas such as:
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- Security Management Procedures
- Security Infrastructure and Models
- Access Management Solutions and Methodology
- Applications Development Security
- Operations Security
- Physical Security
- Encryption/Decryption Technology
- Telecommunications, LAN and WAN Security
- Business Continuity Preparedness
CISSP-ISSAP Certified Secure System Architecture Consulting Expertise
Progent's CISSP-ISSAP qualified IT architecture professionals are consultants who have earned ISSAP status as a result of rigorous examination and significant work with information security architecture. The Information System Security Architecture Professional (ISSAP) credential represents proven skill in the more in-depth requirements of information system security architecture bounded by the broader scope of information security knowledge required for CISSP certification. Progent's ISSAP-certified security experts can help your company with all aspects of architecture security including.
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- Access Management Systems and Methodologies
- Phone System and Network Infrastructure Security
- Cryptography Options
- Requirements Analysis and Security Guidelines
- Business Continuity Planning and DRP
- Hardware Security
CISA Qualified Network Security Auditing Consulting Support
The CISA accreditation is a prestigious achievement that represents mastery in IS security auditing. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute, the CISA credential has consultants pass a comprehensive examination administered by the ISACA professional group. Progent's CISA-qualified information security audit experts can assist your business in the areas of:
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- IS Audit Process
- Information Technology Administration
- Network Assets and Architecture Lifecycle Planning
- Information Technology Support
- Protecting Information Assets
- Disaster Recovery Planning
The Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, implement, and support information system controls to reduce network risk. Progent can provide the services of a CRISC-certified engineer to help you to create and execute a workplace continuity or disaster recovery strategy based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to align with your organization's risk tolerance, business objectives, and budgetary guidelines. Progent's CRISC-certified IT risk mitigation specialists offer a variety of risk identification services including:
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- Collect data and study documentation to identify significant vulnerabilities
- Inventory statutory, industry, and contractual requirements and organizational policies associated with your network to assess their potential influence on your business objectives
- Identify potential vulnerabilities for your operational workflows to help in evaluating your corporate risk
- Develop a risk awareness program and conduct seminars to make sure your stakeholders understand IT risk so they can contribute to your risk management process
- Match identified risk scenarios to your associated operational procedures to help assign risk responsibility
- Validate risk appetite with your senior leadership and key stakeholders to ensure they match
GIAC Accredited IS Security Consulting Support
Find out additional details about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification) was established in 1999 to certify the knowledge of computer security engineers. GIAC's mission is to assure that a certified security consultant has the knowledge appropriate to deliver services in key areas of system, data, and software security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and government organizations around the world including and the U.S. National Security Agency. Progent's GIAC-qualified security audit specialists are available to help your business with:
Get in Touch with a Progent Security Expert
To find out how to access a certified security consultant for online or onsite help in Louisiana, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Online Computer Support.