Client background:

The client is a leading global provider of governance, risk, and compliance advisory services and technology solutions. They provide services to leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, broker-dealers, and domestic and international banks. They are based in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

Business Challenge

  • Convert core windows application into micro-services based web application, hosted on Azure

  • Secure multi tenant application and support around 3000 concurrent users

  • Access to their Core Applications within the 2 Cloud regions was completely open and it posed a severe Security risk

  • UI and Operation needs that spanned multiple business areas

Business Solution

  • Performed a detailed discovery and assessment of their current Windows Application

  • Redesign and architect whole application using Micro service pattern

  • Suggested Azure Standard Firewall Service, based on Security risks and business requirements

  • Designed the Cloud Architecture using cutting edge Azure Cloud Standard Firewall


  • Cloud Environment was successfully secured with DDoS, DNATs and NSGs

  • Recreated Site to Site tunnels

  • Post implementation risk assessment was done to verify the closure of Security risks

  • Also implemented continuous monitoring through logs, which was not the case earlier

Business Benefits

  • Successfully delivered it from offshore with cost benefits

  • Appreciation received for Technical Documentation and Project Management

  • Provided a right fit solution of Azure firewall, in comparison to alternative solutions given by competitors

  • Best practices were implemented

  • Provided state of the art protection like DDoS, DNATs, NSGs etc. to protect their Cloud Infrastructure

  • Successfully transitioned the project to CDS team for BAU support