Consolidated Threat Management

Introduction to Consolidated Threat Management

Consolidated Threat Management (CTM) is a service that caters for any industry or market segment that requires a holistic security strategy in one simple package.

What is Consolidated Threat Management?

Consolidated Threat Management (CTM) is a combined security management service that provides a mix of comprehensive protection systems against threats to your data and businesses systems.

This advanced technology provides comprehensive protection against emerging blended threats. According to your business needs, we customise a service offering that includes a wide range of specialised physical and virtual devices to suit your security requirements.

Functionality includes:

  • Firewalling
  • Network intrusion prevention
  • Gateway antivirus (AV)
  • Gateway anti-spam
  • VPN
  • Content filtering
  • Load balancing
  • Data leakage prevention

How Will CTM Benefit My Business?

Adopt Advanced Security

  • You receive Enterprise-class data protection in our world class, state-of-the-art ISO20000 certified Tier 4 Data Centres.
  • A secure connection is provided through SSL VPN
  • You are protected against a variety of security threats
  • Partnerships with security vendors ensure you get the best security technology at the best price

Simplify Complex Processes

  • Run multiple security functions on one single appliance, thereby reducing complexity
  • Reduced IT staff requirements as CTM is a fully managed and supported solution
  • CTM allows you to maximise cost efficiency and reduce CAPEX costs

Access Reports

  • Monthly reports keep you up to date
  • High levels of transparency into internet utilisation
  • Track individual usage (e.g. websites browsed by employees) as well as organisation-wide usage

Work Remotely

  • By centralising security, you give staff the opportunity to work from remote locations
  • Multiple offices can share information without being concerned about a security breach

More About CTM

Components of The Consolidated Threat Management Service

Management Platform All CTM devices have management and reporting capabilities.

These service capabilities ensure end-to-end security management and reporting of perimeter and branch office security controls. These services are completely managed by us.

Services include:

  • Call management
  • T0-3 support and maintenance management
  • Device management
  • Health
  • Availability and performance management
  • Policy and configuration management
  • Reports
  • Policy and configuration backups
  • Audit and logging backups
  • Connectivity issues

Service Models

The service model selected is dependent on your security control requirements. The CPE Service Model is typically used for customers who require perimeter security controls for their Internet Service (TI-DIS Customers), Secure Remote Access via IPSEC, Secure Gateways supporting multiple security capabilities and security branch offices. A Dedicated Hosted Service Model is typically used for basic hosting, Managed Servers, TI-DIS, VPNS and Hosted Internet Access (HIA).


  • Policy and configuration management
  • Automated reporting
  • Backup (Configuration audit and log details)
  • SLA, support and maintenance services
  • Health, availability and performance management
  • Infrastructure management and connectivity

Professional Services. The CTM Service includes:

  • Project kick-off
  • Detailed design
  • Installation and deployment
  • Commissioning of the service

Service Levels

The service is underpinned by an SLA. The SLA features include Availability, Reporting, and Service Cover.

Commercial Model

The commercial models includes an OPEX Based Model. You are charged a monthly fee that incorporates all costs in respect to provisioning of the service. This excludes advanced configuration, travel and accommodation as well as port and VLAN costs.

Why Choose BCX?


Unmatched Data Centre and Infrastructure

Enterprise-class data protection happens in our world class, state-of-the-art ISO20000 certified Tier 4 Data Centres.


Business Insight Specialists

Because we are the leading ICT solutions and service provider in the country we have the experience and skills to implement and manage your security needs.


A Customised Solution

We can offer a fully customised solution for any size business, in any sector.


Unique Security Solutions

We are able to offer a solution that combines the provision of the security devices and management of the system customised to meet your needs.

Product Plan Variations

Select a product plan that is right for your business

The CTM solution is sized according your requirement. This is done in consultation with one of our specialists. The main criteria for sizing will relate to the amount of users and your traffic requirements.

Dedicated Hosted

R7500 – R1,5m


  • Full UTM
  • Reporting
  • Management

Customer Premises Equipment

R7500 – R1,5m


  • Full UTM
  • Management
  • Reporting

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