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Chicago, IL, United States, 2011/07/25 - ServerCentral, Chicago’s leading provider of managed data center solutions, announced that it has successfully completed the Type 2 SSAE 16 (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 16) SOC 1 (Service Organization Control 1) audit.
This new AICPA standard, which became effective June 15, 2011, is the successor to the SAS 70 Type II standard, which ServerCentral was previously audited against.
In completing the SSAE 16 audit annually, ServerCentral assures its customers that company practices meet the highest standards. This audit evaluated ServerCentral processes, policies, procedures, and all operational activities to ensure optimal performance regarding the security, availability, and overall integrity of its data center facilities and information security, as well as human resources practices.
“By completing this SSAE 16 audit certification, as with our prior year audits conducted under the SAS 70 standard, ServerCentral is better able to serve financial, healthcare, government and other organizations that are required to substantiate adequate oversight of their service providers,” said Jordan Lowe, CEO. “It also reinforces ServerCentral’s position among the world’s elite data center operators, and validates to customers our willingness to take exhaustive steps to comprehensively support their compliance requirements.”
For questions regarding ServerCentral or its recent Type 2 SSAE 16 SOC 1 audit certification, contact ServerCentral at sales[.]servercentral.com or at 888-875-4804.
ServerCentral (ServerCentral.com) provides managed data center solutions, including infrastructure colocation, high performance hosting, disaster recovery, and cloud services, at data centers strategically located worldwide.