Technical Consulting and Advisory Services

In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, organizations increasingly seek the expertise of technical consultants and advisors to navigate complex challenges, optimize operations, and make informed decisions that drive innovation and growth.

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Welcome to ESP Technology Advisory Services, your trusted partner in navigating the complex landscape of digital transformation. With a legacy of 50 years in technology excellence and a deep understanding of industry dynamics, we empower companies in the Twin Cities to shape their technical vision and embark on a journey of sustained value creation.

Strategic Vision, Tactical Execution

Our Advisory Services are designed to help you focus on what truly matters for your business. We work closely with you to align initiatives and spending, creating strategic pathways for experimentation and innovation.

ESP Technology Advisory Services empower you to make informed decisions that bridge the gap between business goals and technological capabilities, ensuring maximum return on investment.

Unparalleled Expertise

At ESP, we pride ourselves on our 50-year legacy of technology expertise. We’ve honed our skills through collaborations with some of the world’s leading businesses, gaining unique insights that set us apart.

Our team is dedicated to leveraging this wealth of experience to guide your organization through the intricacies of the ever-evolving technology landscape.

Comprehensive Service Offerings

ESP Advisory Services encompass a diverse range of technology solutions tailored to meet your unique needs. From Cloud and Digital Transformation to AI, DevOps, Engineering, and Security, our offerings provide a holistic approach to enhancing your technological capabilities.

We believe in the power of automation to streamline processes, drive efficiency, elevate customer experiences, and fuel sustainable growth.

Empowering Business Success

Comprehensive IT Consulting Services Areas

In a world driven by technology, businesses rely on robust IT infrastructure and strategic guidance to thrive. Our comprehensive IT consulting services empower organizations to harness the power of technology, optimize performance, and achieve their business objectives.

Your Path to Innovation Starts Here

By choosing ESP Technology Advisory Services, you are not just investing in technology solutions; you are investing in the future of your business. Let us be your strategic partner in creating a roadmap for success, driving innovation, and achieving sustainable growth in the Twin Cities.

Contact us today to explore how ESP can tailor our advisory services to meet your specific needs and elevate your organization to new heights.

Case Studies

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Client Background:

A prominent financial institution undergoing digital transformation faced impediments such as slow releases, low code quality, and testing inefficiencies. Inconsistent Scrum teams and poor standardization were causing frustration among customers.

ESP Intervention:
ESP Technology Advisory Services initiated a comprehensive transformation by coaching teams and optimizing delivery processes. The focus was on automation, Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), and change management. This approach aimed to increase development velocity, reduce defects, and boost team motivation.


  • Increased Velocity: By implementing automation and CI/CD practices, the client experienced a significant increase in development velocity.
  • Enhanced Quality: Code quality improved, leading to a reduction in defects and increased customer satisfaction.
  • Motivated Teams: Standardized processes and effective coaching revitalized Scrum teams, fostering a more motivated and collaborative work environment.
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Client Background:

A client facing rapid growth through acquisitions found themselves technically overwhelmed. The technology landscape was disparate, and the client needed to stabilize their environment and create a modernization roadmap to meet growing demands.

ESP Intervention:
ESP provided Fractional CTO services, conducting a thorough assessment of the client’s technology landscape. We stabilized the environment, streamlined processes, and crafted a modernization roadmap to align with the client’s strategic goals.


  • Stabilized Environment: Immediate stabilization efforts mitigated technical challenges, ensuring uninterrupted operations.
  • Efficient Processes: Streamlined processes improved overall efficiency, enabling the client to adapt to rapid growth seamlessly.
  • Modernization Roadmap: The client received a clear roadmap, aligning their technology infrastructure with business objectives for sustained growth.
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Client Background:

A global environmental solutions company suffered a cyber-attack impacting SharePoint, disrupting projects and communication across the organization.A rapidly growing ecommerce retailer faced security challenges, including frequent alerts and potential vulnerabilities. ESP intervened to stabilize the security foundation and implement best practices.

ESP Intervention:
ESP conducted a thorough root cause analysis, implemented industry best practices, and provided training to strengthen the client’s application security foundation. The focus was on creating a proactive security approach to counteract potential threats.


  • Stabilized Security: The security foundation was strengthened, reducing the frequency of alerts and vulnerabilities.
  • Improved Processes: Implementation of best practices and training enhanced overall security processes for long-term resilience.
  • Proactive Security Approach: The client gained a proactive stance against security threats, fostering a secure environment for sustained growth.
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Client Background:

A global environmental solutions company suffered a cyber-attack impacting SharePoint, disrupting projects and communication across the organization.

ESP Intervention:
ESP assisted in the recovery process by enhancing security measures, improving efficiency, and implementing governance best practices for SharePoint. The goal was to minimize future threats and ensure project continuity for North American project teams.


  • Enhanced Security: Security measures were bolstered, minimizing the risk of future cyber-attacks.
  • Efficiency Improvement: SharePoint governance improvements streamlined processes, enhancing overall efficiency.
  • Project Continuity: The quick and effective recovery ensured minimal impact on project timelines for North American teams.

Why Work With Us

We’re your brand ambassadors. A Twin Cities firm with a long history and strong relationships in the Minneapolis/St. Paul IT community. Our skilled recruiters will seek out passive candidates and connect you with our available consultants or active job seekers to find the best match for you.

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