pulse2013headerAt IBM’s Pulse Conference in Las Vegas earlier this month, the IBM Security Systems Group recognized Sirius for our commitment to IBM Security as demonstrated by win-win-win scenarios for Sirius, IBM and our clients. Sirius brought together a combination of deep skills across the IBM Security portfolio, collaborative teaming with IBM (for design and delivery), and innovative solutions to meet the unique business challenges that companies across multiple industries are facing.

The Sirius Security practice helps clients realize the maximum business value from their security investments by aligning IT security with business objectives, and enabling cost-effective risk-reduction approaches that help organizations accelerate their products’ and services’ speed to market with assurance. Sirius’ Security team provides clients with actionable recommendations and implementation assistance to enforce controls that address business and regulatory obligations, protect critical operations and assets, and limit exposure to risk.

Sirius’ Security practice relies on a combination of policies, procedures, technology controls, and a proactive approach to understanding and managing risk in order to help clients:

  • Ensure compliance preparedness and readiness
  • Protect their company’s reputation and market share
  • Avoid costly breaches and fines
  • Maintain the privacy of sensitive information
  • Manage risk to enhance business agility and growth

“The IBM Security product portfolio has allowed our Security team to augment our infrastructure security offerings, giving added value to our clients,” says Darrin Nelson, vice president of Software Solutions at Sirius. “This award is indicative of how effective Sirius has been in leveraging these tools to provide the security solutions our clients demand.”

With hands-on experience in security architecture, operations and risk management, including PCI DSS v2, HIPAA/HITECH and Meaningful Use Incentives, ISO 270xx, NIST, COBIT, NERC, FFIEC, and GLBA, Sirius helps clients achieve compliance with their unique industry regulations.

Sirius’ Security team maintains critical security skills by investing in professional and technical certifications that include: CISSP, CGEIT, CISA, CISM, CEH, CRISC, NSA IAM-IEM, HITRUST CSF, Archer, IBM Tivoli Identity Manager, IBM Tivoli Access Manager, IBM QRadar, IBM Guardium, IBM AppScan, Symantec, Cisco and more.

Sue Griffin is the Director of Corporate Communications with Sirius Computer Solutions.