NetHosting Receives Type II SAS 70 Certification

July 29, 2011 by · Comments Off on NetHosting Receives Type II SAS 70 Certification 

Hosting ServicesOrem, UT – NetHosting, a global provider of Cloud, Dedicated, VPS Server, and Virtual hosting products, today announced that it has received SAS 70 Type II certification through independent service auditor, The Cadence Group, after an extended audit of its internal processes.

“We want our customers to be assured of our consistent and dedicated pursuit of security in our data centers,” stated NetHosting CEO, Lane Livingston. “So we’ve taken our Type I certification to the next level by becoming SAS 70 Type II certified.” Read more

Michigan Data Center Achieves SSAE-16 Type II Certification

June 15, 2011 by · Comments Off on Michigan Data Center Achieves SSAE-16 Type II Certification 

Webmaster ToolboxANN ARBOR, Mich. – Online Tech announced that it has achieved SSAE 16 Type II certification for its Ann Arbor and Mid-Michigan data centers. SSAE 16 is the 2nd generation data center audit standard that is replacing the older SAS 70 audit standard.

UHY LLP has completed its SSAE 16 audit on both data centers as of February 28th, 2011 and delivered the audit report to Online Tech’s Board of Directors on May 13th. The company was found to be fully compliant. The report is available to Online Tech clients to provide evidence they are hosted is a highly secure, tightly controlled data center. Read more

Verizon Completes SAS 70 Type II Examinations of Its Data Centers Around the Globe

May 25, 2011 by · Comments Off on Verizon Completes SAS 70 Type II Examinations of Its Data Centers Around the Globe 

Webmaster ToolboxNEW YORK – Verizon has successfully completed the annual SAS 70 Type II examinations of its data centers around the globe, which support the company’s colocation, managed hosting and application management services.  Many of these offerings underpin Verizon’s “everything-as-a-service,” or EaaS, cloud-based delivery model.

SAS 70 is a widely recognized auditing standard performed by a certified public   accounting firm.  It is conducted in accordance with the standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  These reports included the examination of specific areas such as: organizational structure, governance and administration; physical access to facilities; logical access to systems; network services; and operational processes and environmental safeguards.  The results of these examinations demonstrate that Verizon has the controls and processes in place to manage and monitor its data centers and infrastructure for enterprises around the globe. Read more