We are very pleased to welcome Orbit Cyber Inc.” said Ampcus Inc Founder and CEO Ann Ramakumaran. “This acquisition will reinforce Ampcus Cyber Inc’s position as a worldwide leader in cybersecurity services and accelerates our growth and competitiveness in key markets, particularly North America.
CHANTILLY, Va. (PRWEB) September 09, 2019
Ampcus Cyber Inc. (An Ampcus Inc. Company) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Orbit Cyber Inc. Orbit Cyber Inc. is a leader in Cybersecurity Services that addresses Industrial and Enterprise Customer needs. Some of the key focus areas includes SCADA/ICS assessment, NERC-CIP attestation readiness for cloud environment, Site Assessment Testing, Industrial IoT Security, Product Security, Virtual CISO, Penetration Testing Services, Security Solution Architecture & Engineering, GRC solutioning, ISO 27001, PCI DSS, FedRAMP, SOC attestation and compliance readiness.
Orbit Cyber has pioneered the methodology to obtain the NERC-CIP attestation from an independent third-party auditor. NERC CIP attestation readiness process includes:
- Evaluating NERC CIP alignment for physical and cloud systems based on BES asset and risk classification
- Assessing the hardware, access, firewall and OT protocol security controls for the assets connecting from the industrial systems to cloud
- Architecting the procedural and technical controls for data sovereignty and residency, secrets management, encryption and infrastructure automation
- Supporting in gap assessment, evidence gathering, access control reviews and coordination with the third-party auditor
This innovative and disruptive methodology is helping power generation and distribution entities, utility companies and smart grid management software solution providers to design, verify and attest security controls end to end.
“We are very pleased to welcome Orbit Cyber Inc.,” said Ampcus Inc Founder and CEO Ann Ramakumaran. “This acquisition will reinforce Ampcus Cyber Inc’s position as a worldwide leader in cybersecurity services and accelerates our growth and competitiveness in key markets, particularly North America. As a pioneer, Orbit Cyber championed the NERC-CIP attestation readiness in the cloud application environment which is known to be first of its kind in the industry." Ann Ramakumaran will be the Chairman of Ampcus Cyber Inc.
Orbit Cyber Inc. will be integrated into Ampcus Cyber Inc. (An Ampcus company). Navarasu Dhanasekar will take over as the CEO of Ampcus Cyber Inc. Viral Trivedi is appointed as Chief Business Officer of the new entity.
“The Cybersecurity services portfolios of Orbit Cyber Inc. and Ampcus Cyber Inc. are highly complementary. Together we will have a comprehensive combined portfolio, as well as an expanded global footprint, services delivery network and sales force,” said Navarasu Dhanasekar.