Our security controls and design are not only effective, but without exception and operating efficiently.
Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 21, 2015
Edge Hosting, the nation's leader in providing secure, scalable and dependable managed hosting services, today announced the annual attainment of the Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16 Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II standards compliance. Assessed by auditors from CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA), this certification demonstrates the company’s commitment to the highest compliance standards of operational excellence for its customers around the world.
“The SSAE 16 is an integral part of our business model and security offering. Having CliftonLarsonAllen validate that our security controls and design are effective, operating efficiently, and without exception is a testament to the commitment that Edge Hosting has to safeguarding customer data and their business efforts,” said Mark Houpt, Chief Information Security Officer at Edge Hosting.
The audit encompassed “the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of controls,” over all of Edge Hosting’s cloud and managed services. Specific areas of testing included risk management, monitoring, access controls, network and system operations, change management, security policies and procedures, and overall security design and effectiveness.
For customers, in particular those who require regulatory compliant hosting environments, the SSAE 16 is a confirmation by an independent third party that Edge Hosting is securely maintaining systems and has in place policies and procedures that are consistent with high performing and secure environments.
Edge Hosting’s philosophy is to provide the most secure, scalable and dependable managed hosting experience to customers. This approach is the main reason why so many businesses migrate to Edge Hosting for their cloud and dedicated managed hosting needs. For more information about making the switch to Edge Hosting visit http://www.edgehosting.com.
About Edge Hosting, LLC
Edge Hosting is a national provider of secure, scalable and dependable managed hosting solutions for cloud, hybrid, dedicated, cluster and colocation. Businesses of all kinds entrust their data with Edge Hosting because they deliver 100% uptime, provide a dedicated U.S. based tech-support team with 24/7/365 monitoring and line-by-line pricing. Edge Hosting also offers secure compliance hosting which include PCI, SSAE 16, SAS 70, HIPAA and FedRAMP. For more information about making the switch to Edge Hosting, please visit http://www.edgehosting.com.