All-in-one Alaskan security and compliance partner

100% security does not exist.

There’s no perfect guarantee of safety or security. All organizations must plan for when a breach or security incident will happen, not question if it’ll ever happen. To get as close to 100% as possible, you need a cybersecurity & risk management strategy that includes detection and adaptation solutions in addition to the usual prevention solutions offered by most providers.

What is Zero Trust?

Zero Trust is a security concept rooted in the belief that organizations should not trust anyone or anything neither outside or inside their IT environment. This model goes against an organization’s previous mentality that focused on only defending against outside threats. Technology has evolved significantly, and adopting a new way to protect against data breaches is vital for organizations moving to the cloud and pursuing digital transformation.

Safeguard your reputation

New technologies come with risks you cannot afford to ignore. Data breaches are not only costly but could ruin your organization’s hard-earned reputation. The average data breach costs $4.24 million in 2021, but how your organization prepares for and responds to the breach can significantly reduce costs.

How we can help

At the core of our security strategy are three components:


Most providers will offer a basic prevention strategy that includes firewalls, anti-malware software, and patch management solutions.


We also implement AI-enabled next-generation security software combined with an active Security Operation Centers (SOC).


We test your Incident Response (IR) plan, which is proven to have significant financial benefits in the event of a data breach.

According to the Ponemon Institute, simply testing the Incident Response (IR) plan saved organizations, on average, $320,000 in their total cost of a data breach.

Protect your client’s sensitive data by ensuring your compliance standards are up-to-date.

The risks of non-compliance are endless. From embarrassing headlines to costly lawsuits and fines, businesses of all sizes should make sure they’re not at risk of compliance violations.

If your business has to comply with strict cybersecurity requirements, we can help you manage the process end-to-end. Our team is experienced with the preparation of system security plans (SSP), remediation plans of action (POA&M), and day-to-day security operations for a variety of cybersecurity frameworks, including:

CMMC Compliance



Security and compliance solutions for businesses in Alaska

Technology is changing the world at an unprecedented pace, and with it potential cyber threats are constantly evolving. Security must now be an ongoing effort. Over 100 organizations trust Ampersand and our 60+ experienced IT professionals to protect their business end-to-end.

Schedule a call with a cybersecurity expert today to find out more about protecting your business from the inside out.


Security Operations Center

The security landscape is full of threats 24/7, so our Security Operations Center provides coverage and fully managed response.