project management

Information Assurance: The CIA

Triad and Five Pillars of IA Models

Global Commerce and Services subscribes to both the CIA Triad (information confidentiality, integrity, and availability) and the Five Pillars of IA models (information availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation) as practiced by DoD and other agencies.

Global Commerce and Services is skilled at managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information or data, as well and the systems and processes used for those purposes, whether the information is digital, analog or physical.

Solutions and services include:

  • Enumeration and classification of information assets

  • Risk assessments

  • Framework design

  • Countermeasure design

  • Testing and evaluation

  • Backup techniques, backup scheduling and recovery methodology 

  • Disaster recovery and business continuity planning

  • Vulnerability assessment 

  • Risk management plans

  • Security systems operations and management

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Project Management: Finding the

Best Path to Successful Completion

Successful IT project management always begins with the objective. The challenges, timeframe, budget and other resources may vary, but we always manage IT projects, regardless of size and scope, with the objective in mind. We know the common (and not so common) issues and pitfalls, and take a proactive approach to managing projects, solving problems and addressing issues before they impact the mission.

Our expertise includes:

  • Develop requirements

  • Develop system architecture

  • Provide software engineering and programming

  • Prepare standards and specifications

  • Develop conceptual and detailed design

  • Prepare budgets

  • Prepare test plans

  • Analyze and measure intermediate and final milestones

  • Program Management and Oversight (PMO)

  • IT Governance

  • Capital Planning Investment Control (CPIC)

  • Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)

  • Compliance Assessments

  • Project Management Training and Consulting

  • Executive Coaching and Training

  • Federal Acquisition Certification, Program/Project Management (FAC PPM) Training

Systems Engineering and Integration: Fulfilling Multiple Needs

Systems engineering and integration have become increasingly complex: agencies may need to upgrade or expand systems, integrate new technology with legacy systems, migrate to new systems, and support both internal and external end users.

Global Commerce and Services has experience managing and supporting everything from day-to-day operations to major upgrades and migration projects.

Some of our specific areas of specialization include:

  • Systems integration and data processing operations

  • Customer support (Helpdesk)

  • Systems administration management

  • System design and development​

Cyber Security: Confidence and

Safety in an Unsafe World

As more and more government services, files and programs move to the cloud, cyber security becomes even more critical to the safety and operations of government agencies. A successful cyber security strategy will protect both systems and information, ensuring that systems are not compromised and that data quality can be trusted.

Global Commerce and Services provides a full spectrum of capabilities that protect and secure clients’ information and network resources and counter threats that impact infrastructure.

Our specific expertise rests in the following areas:

  • Systems security engineering

  • Disaster recovery and business continuity planning

  • Vulnerability assessment

  • Security systems operations and management

  • Backup techniques, backup scheduling and recovery methodology

​Systems Engineering and Integration

Global Commerce and Services Capabilities are Vast
From cyber security to project management and more, GCS delivers solutions.

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