TWM Associates, Inc. (TWM) specializes in Information Assurance (IA) with 25 years experience in the IA field and in providing services to counties in the Washington, D.C., metro area.

Our participation with local governments has included performing physical & Local Area Network (LAN) reviews, performing reviews of Internet point of presence architecture and controls, and developing policies, standards, and mechanisms. Additionally, we have performed risk assessments and internal controls documentation for various counties. Other work for county government has included: Port scans and penetration testing on a multi-platform network; providing architecture and design support for a classroom accessibility pilot project; and a risk assessments that encompassed the operations and maintenance of the computer systems, associated network devices, and the facilities that housed them.

TWM’s county experience is enhanced by its focus on testing and recommendations based on the county missions and objectives at hand, not the technology, which ensures that technology remains the implementation of the county’s mission and objectives and not the driver.