What do you need your technology to do?

Do you have the right people and processes in place to achieve your technology objectives? Is your technology vulnerable to breaches?

At Istonish we will help you understand where the gaps are located by identifying data security weaknesses, optimizing response times, and developing a plan for scalability and growth with a concise and informative assessment of your technology systems.

We have the tools to produce the following reports:

  • Drive Encryption Report
  • File Scan Report
  • Login History by Computer Report
  • Share Permission Report
  • Asset Detail Report
  • Client Risk Report
  • Login Failures by Computer Report
  • Security Policy Assessment
  • Share Permission by User Report

BEST PRACTICES

Advances in technology are changing the way organizations do business.

Best practices give companies industry-proven ways to standardize their processes and manage their IT environments by building redundancy into mission-critical systems.Technology architecture and design, vendor management, asset control, and business continuity are all approached from a best practices model using the leading standards Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) methodology.

Business Continuity Planning

Istonish’s business continuity approach offers comprehensive solutions which reduce revenue loss, minimize operational downtime, and protect against data loss. Our experts will create an in-depth plan to keep your IT systems and business functioning.

Our risk assessment and business impact analysis, audits of corporate policies and procedures, and crisis communication planning, assures maximum uptime.

VIRTUAL CIO

You need the expertise of a trusted technology leader, but not the financial burden that comes with hiring a full-time executive. Istonish offers an affordable way to tap into the knowledge of an entire team of technology experts. Let us help you with short and long-term technology planning, assess business processes and technology policy, work with you to meet IT challenges and align technology needs to your business goals. The Virtual CIO can be truly virtual, or can include an on-site presence to fully integrate with your team. An Istonish Virtual CIO gives you the flexibility to meet tomorrow’s needs on today’s budget.

Infrastructure Planning & Design

Are you considering the expandability and adaptability of your infrastructure as your business grows? Istonish can help you avoid costly restructuring, repurchasing of infrastructure, loss of productivity, and the hassle of dealing with multiple vendors and entities. Let us work with you to determine your current and future needs for network systems, telecommunications, cabling, and physical infrastructure. Istonish can recommend equipment, design layouts, work with building management, utilities, and government, and manage the complete installation to provide you with a seamless and hassle-free experience.

Application Management

Istonish has experienced application developers working on projects of all sizes and scopes, from small changes for legacy applications to complete large-scale government projects. Custom applications can mean the difference between a business that distinguishes itself from the crowd, and one that is lost in a sea of similar offerings. While Istonish offers custom development services, we also offer continuous maintenance and upgrade services for the life of your application.
For additional information about our software development services, please see our Consulting page.

Audit Preparation

No matter what business you are in, you will eventually be audited. It could be a general technology audit or a domain-specific audit – PCI or HIPAA. Regardless of the type of audit, Istonish will help you prepare. From reviewing government and industry standards, to coaching your internal teams and providing quality assurance, Istonish can keep you ahead of the curve and make sure you are ready. And, we can recommend specific technology auditors, as well as assist with post-audit remediation efforts.

PROCESS DEVELOPMENT

Your business is running, but can you be more profitable? Making your organization’s workflows more effective, more efficient, and more capable of adapting to an ever-changing environment, are the keys to continued success. Good processes reduce human error, increase communication, prevent down time, and maximize productivity. Istonish works with you to assess your existing processes, review performance goals or other metrics associated with successful processes, model your processes, and help you write business rules and policy to guarantee the success of new processes and eliminate resistance to change.