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Secure, Scalable, Customized Solutions

Robust hybrid infrastructure is non-negotiable for manufacturing businesses. If you can’t keep pace with new technologies around logistics, supply chains and IoT applications, you’ll find that staffing and capital resource expenditures deliver little ROI to your organization. You need a trusted partner that can take your business to the next level. You need ark.

The 4th industrial revolution is here, and it’s changing how you operate.

ark rises with the flood of increased data, network and security requirements within the manufacturing industry. With CompliantCloudSM, we maintain your infrastructure within high-security, redundant and SOC 1 and SOC 2 audited data centers. We help you resolve operational and facility concerns, so you can invest more attention, staff time and capital to optimizing core business processes. In turn, your IT department can concentrate on integrating business innovations and revenue-driving initiatives empowered by 4th industrial revolution technologies.

Benefits of CompliantCloudSM

  • Allocate capital resources to business operation and innovation rather than technology
  • Predictable, stable operating expenses
  • Scalable and flexible, so you can get what you need now, and grow on demand with new technology
  • Streamline regulatory compliance and audit readiness with our Audit Advisory Services
  • Mitigate social engineering vulnerability and other potential issues posed by self-hosted infrastructure
  • Increase reliability – hybrid infrastructure hosted in ark’s high-security, redundant, SOC 1 and SOC 2 audited data center facilities
  • Increase productivity with automated provisioning
  • Integrate Compute Services with other CompliantCloudSM solutions
  • Lower total technology cost of ownership

You need an ark

You’re not just transforming your infrastructure, you’re evolving into a digital business amid an ongoing flood of data. It’s a new way of operating and thinking for the entire company that calls for change management, organizational realignment and employee education. Our consultants help you define your go-forward vision and plan, and we provide all the tools and resources you need to make it come to fruition.

  • Assessments of critical infrastructure, process and performance analysis and cost and capabilities optimizations.
  • Analyze potential security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Preparation of detailed findings for assessments, delivered in executive-level reports and dashboards
  • Assistance with remediation of findings from assessment
  • Help implement change control board and other recommended processes
  • Review of technical staff and processes to gauge skill sets relative to assigned roles and process maturity relative to ITIL standards.
  • Analyze core components of infrastructure (compute, storage, network, and telephone services, others) against industry standards and capacities

Holistic evaluation for your holistic transformation

Critical infrastructure protection

We’ll ensure that the future state of your technology strategy addresses compliance and operations without disrupting productivity.

  • Migration Service
  • Data Center Operations Review
  • ITIL Implementation

Process and performance

Drawing on our security and disaster recovery experience, we’ll identify risks  and craft a strategy for 100% uptime.

  • Vulnerability Scan
  • Penetration Test
  • Security Assessment
  • Compliance Review
  • Business Continuity Planning

Cost and capabilities optimization

ROI and TCO are critical key performance indicators. We’ll thoroughly evaluate every facet of your solution, keeping cost and need top of mind.

  • Technology Assessment
  • Active Directory Assessment
  • Virtualization Assessment
  • Storage Assessment
  • Backup Assessment
  • Unified Messaging Review
  • Telecom Review

Need answers?
Come to the source.

We’re here to listen, collaborate, and help you build the forward looking technology you need to rise above and serve your customers.