provideEvolve Secure Solutions Provision Practice delivers both discreet and end-to-end ICT security solutions to private and public sector customer including projects delivered through the UK Government’s competitive procurement frameworks.  Operating in partnership with our Advisory and Managed Services practices, ESS Provision Practice customers benefit from highly skilled technical and project management teams working within best practices methodologies including Prince2 and ITIL to deliver high value security solutions comprised of best of breed technologies.

ESS Provision Practice has a proven track record across multiple market sectors including public sector, financial services, retail, education and manufacturing. With over a decade experience serving SME and large enterprise customers, ESS has built a strong reputation for meeting and exceeding expectation backed up by an extensive portfolio of testimonials and reference customers.

The Practice is focused on security infrastructure that delivers best practice  standards to meet critical business drivers.  The Practice is certified and a strong proponent of the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems accreditation and ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management standard.

Secure Infrastructure

ESS Provision Practice offers a full range of security infrastructure solution to help customers protect critical networks, applications and data. With recognition that IT security products alone cannot deliver adequate protections, the Practice works closely with the ESS Managed Services and Advisory Practices including a dedicated CESG Listed Adviser Scheme (CLAS) security team to build solutions that adhere to evolving best practice. Security solutions are also specified with reference to underlying server, network and storage architectures and designed to meet overarching enterprise security policies and compliance requirements.

By retaining a broad portfolio of vendor relationships and ongoing certification across key technology areas, the Practice focuses on delivering technical and management solutions that are consistent with CESG best practice. In addition, all security solutions can be expanded to take advantage of complementary ongoing managed and validation services to ensure that security policies are enforced based on customer policies and risk profile. ESS Provision Practice Security Solutions include:

  • Secure VPNs, Remote Access, Switches and Routers design and implementation
  • PKI, Cryptography and data in transit encryption
  • Intrusion detection systems (IDS) and Deep Packet Inspection
  • Firewalls, including Application (layer7) and Host based
  • Host based and Network Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS);
  • Virtualisation, Cloud Computing and SOA (Service Orientated Architecture) security
  • Database and storage (NAS /SAN) security
  • Data Loss Prevention (DLP) technologies
  • Network Access Control
  • Secure messaging and data archiving
  • Infrastructure to support Cyber Essentials adoption