Our Engineers are certified, experienced and trained on the latest networking and security technologies. We offer services from the analysis of current infrastructure, offer services for our recommended solutions, to ongoing management and support. Our years of hands-on, design and implementation experience can provide the best solutions to address your unique networking, security and IT needs. Ashburn Consulting is staffed with network and security experts, holding a wide array of technical certifications; including Cisco CCIE/CCNP/CCSP/CCNA, CISSP, CEH, Palo Alto certs ACE/CNSE/PCNSE, Check Point CCSE+/CCSI, Sun Solaris, Linux, Microsoft, Juniper, ITIL v3, PMP.

  • Network Planning, Design & Implementation

    • Hardware solution recommendation
    • IP scheme planning
    • TCP tuning
    • VPN design & deployment
    • Network Perimeter¬†Architecture planning & implementation
    • Tiered Network Security approach & Architecture
    • Wireless network planning & deployment
    • DMZs
    • Server Farm Load-balancing
    • Mail Gateway solutions (Anti-spam, webmail, Internal mail)
    • VPN network
    • LAN/WAN infrastructure
    • MetroEthernet
    • WAN & Application Accelaration
    • Documentation & Network Diagramming
  • Network High-Availability & Disaster Recovery

    • BGP4 (Border Gateway Protocol), Internet High-Availability Solutions, Load-balancing Internet connections
    • OSPF, EIGRP, MPLS
    • High Availability Protocols and Routing Configurations
    • Route Optimization
    • Hot and Cold Disaster Recovery sites
    • GSLB (Global Server Load Balancing)
    • Server Clusters and Syncronization
  • Routing & Switching

    • EGPs (External Gateway Protocol) & IGPs (Internal Gateway Protocols)
    • MPLS
    • Tunneling (IPSec, GRE, SSL, etc.)
    • CEF (Cisco Express forwarding)
    • Router & Switch Security hardening
    • Policy Based Routing
    • Multi-layer switching (Cisco, Foundry, F5, Extreme, Intel L3)
    • Multicast, VTP, Spanning-tree, Rapid Spanning-tree, Private Vlans, Vlans, Inter-Vlan Routing
    • Any Transport over MPLS
    • Content Switching
  • QOS

    • Committed Access Rate
    • Class based queueing
    • QOS best practices for Video and VOIP
  • VPN and MPLS

    • Tunneling (IPSec, GRE, SSL, etc.)
    • Router, Firewall, Concentrator based VPNs
    • Layer 3 VPNs via MPLS technology
  • Network Management

    • Solarwinds
    • HP Openview
    • Netcool
    • NetIQ
    • Kiwi Cat Tools
    • Cisco Security Manager (CSM)
    • KVM-over-IP
    • Power Management
  • IPv6

    • Migration Consulting
    • Deployment
  • NOC (Network Operation Center)