about ncs cyber

Breadth of Knowledge from Expert Advisors

NCS Cyber consultants are experts in multiple subject matter domains, and hold key industry credentials, such as CISSP, CISA, CRISC, GIAC, PMP, and ITIL. Many NCS employees are in-demand public speakers, frequently published in industry and trade journals. 

OUR STORY

NCS Cyber is a full-service information technology and IT security consulting and professional services firm headquartered in Columbia, SC.

Originally established in 2003, New Century Solutions added a focus on Cyber as value add to our clients and customer base.

We focus on providing businesses with a robust portfolio of technology and management services that combine comprehensive strategy with cutting edge security. Our valuable services provide a unique balance of quality and cost that enables our clients a maximum return on IT investments.

NCS Cyber has an established track record of providing enterprise technology and cybersecurity services to a wide range of Federal, State, and industry clients.

WHY CHOOSE NCS CYBER?

Security-Focused, Business-Minded

NCS Cyber has always been focused on enterprise technology and security services, and has exceptionally strong past performance references. We incorporate our proprietary Project Management Methodology (PMM) led by Project Management Professionals (PMP’s) on all projects over 80 hours in duration to ensure all projects are delivered on time and on budget.

Breadth of Knowledge from Expert Advisors

NCS Cyber consultants are experts in multiple subject matter domains, and hold key industry credentials, such as CISSP, CBCP, PMP, ITIL and CHS-III. Many NCS Cyber employees are in-demand public speakers, frequently published in industry and trade journals. 

The NCS Cyber Virtual Team

NCS Cyber utilizes a virtual team concept on all engagements. The virtual team consists of qualified and certified staff members throughout the company who provide backup, mentoring and surge capability to on-site NCS Cyber team members. The knowledge base, experience and structure of our virtual team means every client benefits from the collective skill sets of the entire NCS Cyber staff. The highly-specialized NCS Cyber team has the capability to provide a full scope of services, covering a broad range of technologies and platforms. We are equipped to support strategic initiatives across all levels of government and private industry sectors.

Thomas Scott
Executive Director
PMP, CISSA, CISA, CRISC

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Meet the Director

Thomas Scott (Tom) is the CEO/Founder of New Century Solutions LLC (NCS), leading its NCS Cyber Division.  As the inaugural Director of the SC Cyber Consortium, he has been a key leader in the cyber education, cyber workforce development, and cyber protection efforts in both South Carolina and across the nation.  He currently serves as the founding director of the South Carolina Cyber Foundation and Association.

With over 25 years of State Government experience in both Florida and South Carolina, Tom has developed a wealth of knowledge and experience in protecting State critical infrastructure and cyber assets.  He currently holds certifications in information security, information auditing, security leadership, and project management – he is also recognized a FEMA Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) Practitioner.

Tom is a member of the FBI’s InfraGard program and serves as an advisory board member for the Dutch Fork High School Cyber program. He has actively participated as a member of the MS-ISAC’s Executive Committee as well as the SC Bar Technology Committee and the USC School of Law Cybersecurity Task Force. He was recently selected to serve as the President of the SC Midlands Chapter of ISACA. Tom currently serves the academic community through board service Industry Advisory Board for the USC Integrated IT program, the ECPI Computer Security program and the Charleston Southern Computer Science program as well as a commitment to being the Board Chair for the OdysseyOnline Charter School.

Project Management

NCS applies trusted and proven processes to each and every project. One of the key elements we ensure is applied is a focused and accountability-based Project Management Methodology. This core function forms the foundation of all NCS project activities and planning efforts.

Deliverables

NCS Cyber used the basic principles developed by PMI and incorporated our information security practices and professional security consulting experiences to develop our project management methodology. The result is a well-defined, effective methodology for progressing from project initiation to project completion, which provides greater value to our customer. Our project management deliverables are designed to suit a variety of engagements, based specifically on the needs of each individual client.