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What makes a solution good for your business?

At Vertical Consulting Group (VCG), we have the expertise to create a complete solution for your organization.

From start to finish with planning requirements, audit compliance, integration and full technology solutions, our consultants have the knowledge and experience to meet the challenge.

Our service offerings consist of the following:

  • Compliance, Governance and Risk (GLBA, HIPAA, IT Audit, PCI, SOX, IT Governance)
  • Data Center Consolidation, Migration and Outsourcing Strategies
  • Project and Program Management
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning

VCG applies process, procedures and strategic management to help organizations understand technology as the enabling factor for business growth.

Audit & Compliance

Technology risk management allows you to be creative, innovative, and advance your solutions with confidence.

From understanding GLBA, HITECH, HIPAA, FISMA, ISO, PCI and SOX, VCG will help you design and implement risk management and audit solutions to allow your technology to be a business enabler in the following manner:

  • Assessing vulnerabilities and risk within the COBIT framework
  • Developing policies and procedures
  • Development and Review of IT General Computing Controls (GCC)
  • Developing an IT Governance Strategy
  • Policy and Procedure Creation
  • Risk Assessment and Analysis
  • Review of HIPAA and HITECH Compliance within Healthcare
  • EHR Meaningful Use
  • PCI and SOX Testing
  • Remediation
  • COBIT Framework Mapping
  • Compliance Monitoring
  • etc...

Our consultants will work with or as your internal staff to ensure that Compliance and Risk within your enviroment continues to meet and exceed the required expectations of management, shareholders and external entities.

Data Center and Cloud Management Strategies

Many companies are looking for ways to reduce Information Technology operation cost.

Data Center consolidation and migration to a public or private cloud environment could be the right approach, but can your applications and business function under someone else control?

How do you determine what and which technology functions to transition into the cloud? IAAS, PAAS, SAAS, NAAS or total technology outsourcing to one or many providers.

VCG can assist you with making the right decisions for your organization.

From the gathering of requirements for developing the RFI/RFP, Service Levels and management to leading the migration and transition activities, we can help.

Our staff members have participated in several projects and programs around Data Center Migrations, Cloud Computing, Managed Services and Outsourcing models over the past 15 years and with many of the major players in this area.

We understand their process, the gaps and what needs to be improved.

Let us help you make the right choice.

Project & Program Management

The management of projects and programs are key elements in the continued growth and development of any business. Both areas have significant financial costs that will affect your bottom line.

Utilizing the Project Management Institute PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) framework for operational standards.

Development of clear and precise project charters, scope, work breakdown structure and defined deliverables are just the high-level requirements that all our project and program managers provide.

Technical Projects and Program Managers have the ability to manage projects in a variety of areas:

  • Data Center Build and Migrations
  • Application Development (ERP)
  • Infrastructure
  • Network
  • Security

Functional Project and Program Managers provide expertise within the following areas:

  • Business
  • Compliance
  • Financial
  • Operational
  • Regulatory

Three key factors are expected for all projects:

  • Project deliverables are on-time
  • Within Budget
  • Meets the Statement of Work (SOW) deliverables

Delivery and communication with internal and external staff, offshore or vendors is handled with accuracy and full accountability.

Why trust your mission critical projects and programs to anyone else, when you can deal directly with proven professionals.

About Vertical

Vertical Consulting Group (VCG) is an independent firm dedicated to risk management, strategy and technology consulting.

Committed to delivering innovation, quality, and service, VCG partners with its clients to help meet their business needs.

With our consultants and strategic business partners, experienced industry and business process experts in their own right, VCG can offer the right advice, people, skill, and technologies to help your business.

VCG principals were the original architects, designers, and supporting force behind one of the largest and most successful Internet-only Financial Institutions located in the Midwest.

The others have held senior positions within the Financial, Health-Care and Internet Services industry.

Each member has significant experience in IT Audit and SOX 404, Project Management, Technology and E-Business within the Financial, Health-Care, Insurance, Manufacturing and Telecommunication markets.

Vertical Consulting Group LLC

sales@verticalcg.com - For additional information about our services

Western US Region
Plano, TX 75025

Eastern US Region
Reston, VA 20190

Phone (877) 224-1173