The agreement boosts companies seeking Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) certification, soon required by all Department of Defense suppliers
Online PR News â€“ 29-May-2020 â€“ Tel Aviv â€“ SaaS-based cyber risk platform provider CyGov announced today that it had agreed to a new partnership with R3, a US-based Managed Security Services provider. The partnership will see the CyGov platform utilized by R3 to complement its service offerings to companies, with many working towards Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) certification, which will be shortly be required by all Department of Defense suppliers. R3 helps companies across various industries maximize the performance of their IT infrastructure and improve the overall end user experience. The company is considered to be one of the fastest growing Managed Security Services providers in North America, offering managed support services, network design, project services, information security, and disaster recovery planning.
As a partner, the CyGov platform will enhance this work. Utilizing the CyGov platformâ€™s top-level integrated risk management capabilities, R3â€™s offering will benefit from advantages including live threat intelligence and an automated dashboard providing a birdâ€™s-eye view of an entire organizationâ€™s cyber risk posture. As a result, R3 will be better positioned to accurately and effectively analyze and assess cyber risks facing its customers.
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This will be a significant boost for R3 customers competing for a Department of Defense contract, with all suppliers soon required to hold CMMC certification. The CMMC model framework breaks down cyber security standards into various practices and processes. Potential contractors will be assessed according to these criteria. Overall, the CyGov platform offers a variety of solutions which will enhance R3â€™s cyber risk assessments and ongoing management services. They include CyGovâ€™s third-party risk management solution, to better understand threats from third-party suppliers and partners, which too often go undetected. CyGovâ€™s internal risk and compliance management solution will help alleviate the costly consequences of non-compliance or a breach/attack. Meanwhile, CyGovâ€™s board risk reporting solution will help R3 present such risks to customersâ€™ executive teams in the clearest possible way.
CyGov CEO, Yair Solow said â€śThis is another wonderful partnership for CyGov, continuing the momentum of recent months. Both companies are thoroughly committed to helping businesses across North America to understand and mitigate their cyber risk. In particular, the introduction of CMMC certification will pose a serious challenge for many businesses. With R3â€™s help and expertise, the CyGov platform will help countless businesses adhere to the CMMC framework and compete for key federal government contracts.â€ť
R3 President and CEO, Rob McGowan said â€śWith the demands of new compliance frameworks, such as the CMMC, companies and organizations are facing increased challenges in order to secure environments and data. The CyGov platform enables them to meet these challenges head on and to have better visibility of their overall security. We are delighted to be working alongside CyGov in making this a reality.â€ť
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CyGov delivers a SaaS-based cyber risk platform that empowers organizations to understand their cyber risks and how best to manage them. The CyGov solution simplifies the entire lifecycle of cyber risk management from assessment, analysis to remediation while providing an innovative visualization approach to overseeing security utilizing integrated threat intelligence. Learn more at https://www.cygov.co/ About R3
Founded in 2007, R3, LLC has helped many companies across various industries maximize the performance of their IT infrastructure and improve the overall end user experience. R3â€™s core competencies include managed support services, network design, project services, information security, and disaster recovery planning. R3, LLCâ€™s entire staff is comprised of a deep bench of certified engineers who have decades of practical IT experience and are equipped with the knowledge and expertise to maintain, monitor, and fully support the entire spectrum of an organizationâ€™s technical environment. Learn more at https://www.r3-it.com/