Enterprise Security Architecture | xwl

By: XWL  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Security Architecture

Enterprise Security Architecture

Security is not a checklist. Security is not necessary because auditors say you need security. Security is here to help you and need to be well-balanced between operations, tactics and strategy.

XWL uses the internationally recognised SABSA (Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture) methodology for developing risk-driven enterprise security and information assurance architecture and for delivering solutions that trace-ably support critical business initiatives.

SABSA takes a top-down approach that provides many business level advantages:

  • managing complexity,
  • maintaining integrity of design in large complex developments,
  • lowering the total cost of ownership,
  • resolving conflicting objectives and priorities,
  • rational framework for making design decisions and solving new problems.

Security architecture is an important part of your business and must meet YOUR unique set of business requirements. SABSA is a flexible methodology which can incorporate choice and change of policy, standards, practices, or legislation (ISO 27001, SOX, PCI, NIST, ITIL etc).

We have successfully developed a SABSA framework for our customers.

Keywords: Security Architecture

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