We are strategy-first, service-focused thought leaders changing the name of IT and information security. We focus on information security, design support, software and hardware solutions and managed services. We also have a few niche services to further empower our clients for example we help firms gain compliance with TxDOT’s new cybersecurity guidelines and train firms to use TxDOT’s new CAD tools from Bentley. Combining our experience with 5-star customer service makes 5 Factor a no-brainer for any company with gaps in IT or cybersecurity that is looking to improve security maturity.

Services We Provide:
Information Security - Protecting valuable data to limit the loss of time, resources and reputation
Hardware and Software Solutions - Proactive product ideas for each stage of maturity
Managed Services - Your proactive partner for End User/Desktop Support
Software Development - Customized software to help your company run more efficiently
Design Support - One of only a few Bentley Product Training Partners in North America
IT Consulting - Providing technical guidance to organizations to meet their goals.


Changes to technology and cybersecurity best practices are evolving at record pace. Just as our “5 Factor” name implies, we go above and beyond typical security protocols like “2 Factor” authentication to meet the highest level of security achievable. We go all the way. You might even call us obsessed with multi-factor authentication. So much so that we’ve designed our client process (in addition to our name) around the 5 factors:

Security Assessment

The first step of our relationship is to conduct a thorough assessment of your current security measures, teams and tools . This initial security calculation is used as our baseline for building a long-term strategic plan with measurable growth KPIs.

As we build your strategy, we will work closely with your team to identify compliance requirements, vulnerabilities and IT and cybersecurity challenges you need to overcome.

Strategy Implementation
The result of this thorough exercise is a detailed outline of your current stage of security maturity and a roadmap for moving you to your target. With our team’s commitment to 5-star customer service, we’ll be with you every step of the way as we identify, implement and measure the success of security controls set in place for your company.

Support & Solutions
We provide clients with design support and uncover hardware and software solutions from implementing new products to developing custom platforms – all to help your team deliver your work product more efficiently and effectively.

Living Your Purpose & Vision
No matter how our relationship is structured, 5 Factor’s strategy-first, results-based approach empowers your company to live out its purpose and vision with a proactive partner by your side.