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Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Consulting Services

Achieve and maintain your FedRAMP Compliance with our comprehensive Consulting and Remediation Services. Assure your confidence in cloud security solutions through a successful initial and continued authorization.

What is FedRAMP?

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) is a US government-wide program that delivers a standard approach to the security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. The program was initiated by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in response the to the U.S. government's 2011 Cloud First Policy.

The FedRAMP provides federal agencies a standardized approach to assessing, authorizing, and continuously monitoring the security of cloud services to aid agencies in the authorization process as well as save government resources and eliminate duplicative efforts.

FedRAMP Requirements

The FedRAMP Program Management Office (PMO) has outlined the following requirements for FedRAMP compliance:

01

GRANT ATO OR P-ATO

The cloud service provider (CSP) has been granted an Agency Authority to Operate (ATO) by a US federal agency, or a Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO) by the Joint Authorization Board (JAB).

02

MEET NIST SP 800-53

The CSP meets the FedRAMP security control requirements as described in the Standards & Technology (NIST) 800-53, Rev. 4 security control baseline.

03

USE FEDRAMP TEMPLATE

All system security packages must use the required FedRAMP templates.

04

THIRD PARTY ASSESSMENT

The CSP must be assessed by an approved third-party assessment organization (3PAO).

05

POST ASSESSMENT

The completed security assessment package must be posted in the FedRAMP secure repository.

Are you compliant?

FedRAMP is mandatory for all US federal agencies and all Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) that hold federal data. Key benefits of FedRAMP Compliance include, but are not limited to:

  • Significantly reduces the time and cost of compliance by utilizing a “do once, use many times” approach. Instead of requesting assessments each time, an agency initiates a CSP acquisition.
  • Effectively enhances the transparency between government entities and cloud service providers (CSPs), which improves the trustworthiness, reliability, consistency, and quality of the Federal security authorization process, and
  • Assures confidence in the validity of assessments.

How WCG can help?

Achieving or maintaining the FedRAMP authorization can be time-consuming and complex for your organization if you don’t have professional guidance from experienced agency.

To win and maintain your federal business, WCG brings our excellent compliance consultants who have years of in-depth and security-focused knowledge and experience to assist your organization for your upcoming FedRAMP assessment and authorization.

Regardless of your organization’s size, budget, current compliance condition, and expected compliance level, WCG tailors to your needs and helps your organization meet the relevant FedRAMP standards while providing a painless audit experience through following services:

FedRAMP Readiness Assessment

WCG provides :

  • An overview of the FedRAMP authorization process and timeline
  • Review of boundary and data flow documentation
  • In-depth assessment and gap analysis of the current implemented controls
  • Concise and clear recommendations to close gaps accordingly
  • A readiness assessment report listing the detailed risks and threats
Documentation and Remediation Support

Tailored to your organization’s desired compliant-level and other needs, WCG assists with the completion of

  • the required FedRAMP documentation,
  • policy and procedure development, and
  • the design of the controls

We aim to address your organization’s deficient controls, close the gaps on your FedRAMP Compliance, and save time and money to achieve authorization to operate (ATO) effectively and efficiently.

Why WCG?

Knowledgeable and Experienced Team

Our team has unparalleled experience aiding governments and businesses around the world in defending themselves against cybercrime, reducing risks, complying with regulations, and transforming their IT, security operations & infrastructure.

Practical Guidance

WCG has hands-on IT experts who have extensive knowledge and experience helping businesses.

Reasonable Pricing

We provide simple, straightforward pricing with no hidden agenda, miscellaneous charges, or add-on fees.

Personalized Customer Service

Our personable, dedicated staff to answer any questions you have at any time throughout the process.

Proven Track Records

WCG has an exceptional reputation and track record for numerous services.

Adopting to Your Needs

We develop and customize an approach that suits your immediate requirements and future goals. To achieve this, WCG will provide pragmatic insights and balanced views on how to prioritize any associated actions.

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