Who is ITPG?
ITPG is an award-winning provider of world-class professional education and certification programs, cyber security and GRC services for organizations throughout the world. Offering a broad range of services, ITPG is positioned as the company behind the company in assisting associations and organizations educate and certify professionals, manage end-user and customer awareness programs, and maintain compliance standards and practices.
Founded in 1998, ITPG is headquartered in Vienna, Virginia with offices in Hong Kong, London and Tokyo.
ITPG’s Information Security Services are specifically designed to effectively assist our clients with improving their security posture. This is done by leveraging our extensive knowledge of real world threats and vulnerabilities, along with our in-depth knowledge of Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC). Our highly experienced security personnel utilize best-of-breed proprietary tools, techniques and methodologies to provide our clients with cost-effective solutions that substantially reduce their inherent risks in todays connected world.
ITPG is built on the philosophy that our business goes where it is earned and stays where it is appreciated. It has long been our experience and belief that after technical competence, the most important factor in selecting a security vendor is trust. You must feel confident that not only will the company you choose be able to perform the work, but that they will provide unparalleled value and a positive return on your investment.
ITPG provides expert technological and programmatic consulting services to organizations in the financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunications, education and retail industries.
ITPG employees have extensive experience in both the private and public sectors. Our average consultants have over 15 years of experience in the security field, specializing in both technological and programmatic assessments, security systems planning, design and integration, incident response and digital forensics solutions. All ITPG consulting team members are recognized experts and hold numerous security certifications. The executive management team has a proven track record of success in managing customer-focused operations. We are committed to exceeding your expectations.
Proven Processes and Methodologies
ITPG’s combination of expertise, technology and proven methodologies provides the highest level of quality assurance and unrivaled services. Our quality assurance process coupled with our proactive customer satisfaction program enables constant evaluation of our delivery services, which lead to the ever-increasing enhancement of our services, processes, and procedures.
Research and Development
ITPG’s consulting staff continuously monitors a vast array of sources concerning relevant security and GRC information. They stay abreast of new and best-of-breed technologies, exploits, attacks, and system vulnerabilities, along with best business practices and industry focused regulations / guidance.
Our team, which regularly conducts technology needs analyses and GAP assessments is composed of highly qualified personnel who have extensive training and experience in the following security disciplines:
- Architecting and Deploying Secure Remote Access Solutions
- External & Internal Network Vulnerability Assessments
- Mobile and WiFi Access Vulnerability Assessments
- Policy and Procedure Evaluation and Development
- Physical Security Evaluations
- Security Awareness Programs
From 2001-2013, ITPG has managed the education and certification programs of the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)², the global non-profit leader in educating and certifying information security professionals and the certifying body for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional, considered the ‘Gold Standard’ in the field.
ITPG was responsible for (ISC)²’s student registration and administration, course scheduling and logistics, student database management, course development, instructor management and event management. Utilizing an impressive list of Subject Matter Experts to develop curriculums on a variety of topics and maintaining a highly professional instructor corps, ITPG delivered (ISC)² curriculums to some of the world’s leading government agencies and businesses. These include various agencies in the U.S. Federal Government, including the Department of Defense, Department of Commerce and Department of the Interior, as well as other government entities worldwide such as the Malaysian Cyber Security Agency; and major corporations with international operations such as Microsoft, Cisco Systems and Deloitte, as well as NTT Communications in Tokyo. ITPG developed and managed more than 75 corporate affiliates who sell (ISC)² services around the world. Our ITPG staff speak fluent Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, Portuguese, Farsi, and Korean.
As the education arm of (ISC)², ITPG played a key role in the dramatic growth of one of the most respected and fastest-growing professional organizations in the technology field. Since ITPG took responsibility for (ISC)²’s education and certification programs, (ISC)² grown from 3,500 to 50,000 members worldwide, increased student education from 1,000 students to 7,000 annually, increased exam candidates from 2,000 to 16,000 annually, and conducts education seminars in 500 venues in 40 different countries. The non-profit (ISC)²’s revenues have increased correspondingly from $4 million to more than $23 million annually.
As part of its partnership with BCI, a global business continuity professional membership organization, ITPG offers the development and administration of their entire professional certification program, which consists of (but is not limited to) curriculum development and class delivery based upon the BCI Good Practice Guidelines (GPG), a supporting e-learning education component and the professional exam itself. To support such a large undertaking, ITPG provides total end-to-end program development and management to include, Subject Matter Experts, instructor management, logistics, channel management, corporate sales, individual sales, marketing and events.
ITPG has gained industry recognition for its efforts by winning back-to-back awards from SC Magazine at the RSA Conference in 2006 and 2007 on behalf of (ISC) in the Best Professional Training Program category. has gained industry recognition for its efforts by winning back-to-back awards from SC Magazine at the RSA Conference in 2006 and 2007 on behalf of (ISC) in the Best Professional Training Program category.