edgeback services
Information Security Management
Comprehensive security involves more than just firewalls. edgeback provides a wide variety of security services including security assessments, risk analysis, and ethical hacking. Our expertise spans all 10 security domains of the ISC² Common Body of Knowledge including: 1) Access Controls, 2) Applications and Systems Development, 3) Business Continuity Planning (BCP), 4) Cryptography, 5) Law, Investigation & Ethics, 6) Operations Security, 7) Physical Security, 8) Security Architecture, 9) Security Management Practices, & 10) Telecommunications & Network Security. Our consultants are experts in designing security programs that match your business needs, risk profile, and budget.
System Design, Monitoring and Management
Unix vs. Windows. Open Source vs. Proprietary. Client Server vs. Mainframe/Midrange.Choosinga technology platform should be a business decision, not a religiousbattle. We specialize in selecting the right set of tools to meet our client's needs, and creating strategies to manage the system regardless of the platform chosen. Additionally, edgeback's consultants are experts in making multiple platforms seamlessly interoperate. We'll make your web servers, accounting servers, and e-mail servers finally play nicely together.
Network Design, Monitoring and Management
Your network is the foundation upon which your information technology is built. A solid network design is the cornerstone to expanding the role and impact of IT on your organization. Interested in voice-over-IP (VOIP), video teleconferencing(VTC), or global expansion? edgeback will design a scaleable, manageable and affordable network that will grow with you.
Project Management
Most large-scale IT projects fail, due to lack of strong project management. edgeback projects are different. We engage our project managers early in the process, to establish clear objectives, timelines and budgets. Our methodology includes a constant feedback process to eliminate surprises. edgeback projects succeed where others fail. Let us show you why.
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
If your data center burned down, could your business survive? What would it cost your company in lost revenue if your IT systems were offline for a day? A week? Longer? Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning are no longer optional for most companies. edgeback can help. We design solutions for every need and budget, from simple off-site storage of data to fully redundant, geographically diverse systems. Our business continuity specialists examine your cost of downtime and risk profile to deliver a solution you can afford.
IT Policy and Compliance
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX). Payment Card Industry (PCI). Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Gramm-Leach Bliley Act (GLBA). California SB 1386. Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT ACT). Every day, new laws and regulations regarding the protection, retention, and use of information are created. IT Compliance is an issue for companies of all sizes. If you do not have a compliance strategy, your company is at risk. Let edgeback help you navigate the murky compliance landscape.
Data Center Design
Is your data center ready for today's high-density computing? New hardware technologies such as blade servers have drastically changed the power and cooling requirements per square foot. edgeback can show you how to maximize the use of your space while minimizing your costs. Sometimes, the best data center design is the one you don't build. EdgeBack works with a variety of outsourced data center providers when the best option is to rent rather than own. For our customers who choose to outsource, we offer strategies to minimize your monthly costs through better management of your space, power and network utilization.