Earning the Security Trustmark+ demonstrates a true commitment to address the challenges of security compliance facing our industry today.
(PRWEB) January 21, 2015
Strategic Insurance Software (SIS), makers of Partner XE, a leading agency management system for independent insurance agents, announced today it has achieved the CompTIA Security Trustmark+. The certification signifies adherence to the security processes identified by the IT industry as generally accepted best practices.
“The CompTIA Security Trustmark+ signifies that SIS adheres to our industry’s highest standards for security practices and business processes in critical components of identification, protection, detection, response, and recovery as related to data security,” said Nancy Hammervik, senior vice president, industry relations, CompTIA. “Earning the Security Trustmark+ demonstrates a true commitment to address the challenges of security compliance facing our industry today.”
“This certification reflects our dedication to adhering to the highest standards of data security,” said Alex Deak, CEO of SIS. “We have made the investment to ensure that our customers’ data is safe and secure.”
The CompTIA Security Trustmark+ validates that SIS uses the security processes identified by the IT industry as generally accepted best practices and has been evaluated by an independent third-party assessor as meeting the criteria established by the CompTIA Security Trustmark+. Based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework, the CompTIA Security Trustmark+ is a comprehensive review of the security posture of any IT business, applicable across multiple industries and compliance regulations.
As Mensur Sejfovic, Director of Operations for SIS, noted, commitment to security is not a one time thing, rather an ongoing process that requires buy in from the entire SIS team.
“Earning validation from CompTIA confirms the high level of effort that was put in by our entire team to maximize data security for our customers,” he said.
Feedback from customers has been positive: “Security is a big reason why we use Partner XE,” said Michael Sweere, President of the National Association of SIS Partner Agents (NASPA). “We know that SIS is doing everything they can to protect our data.”
For more information visit CompTIA Security Trustmark+
About SIS: Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, SIS is the team behind Partner XE insurance software – an innovative web-based insurance agency management system that helps independent agencies streamline workflow and grow their business. Built on a foundation of strong technology and exceptional service, we’re moving forward with a constant eye on innovation that will make independent agents’ lives easier.
About CompTIA: CompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. Its members are the companies at the forefront of innovation; and the professionals responsible for maximizing the benefits organizations receive from their investments in technology. CompTIA is dedicated to advancing industry growth through its educational programs, market research, networking events, professional certifications, and public policy advocacy.