DataBank Completes SSAE 16 Audits
Reports affirm all DataBank data center facilities meet the very highest standards
Dallas - October 22, 2013 - DataBank, Ltd., a leading custom data center and colocation provider based in Dallas, announced the completion of their annual SSAE 16 audits and were provided their SOC 1 Type II (Service Organization Controls) report for all of the company's data center locations, which includes Minneapolis, MN, Richardson and Dallas, TX.
The SSAE 16 (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements) audit is an internationally recognized attestation standard that establishes requirements and guidelines providers use to report on their controls. The audit includes comprehensive requirements and processes for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design and other critical protective measures meant to enhance DataBank's data center environment and physical security.
By engaging in the SSAE 16 audit, DataBank ensures that customers have a move-in-ready, reliable and secure environment. The provided standards confirm that DataBank adheres to strict requirements for infrastructure and data security. In addition, the report helps client organizations manage their own risk and improve overall business performance.
"Annual audits for multiple facilities can be an extremely demanding undertaking," said Kevin Ooley, CFO of DataBank. "The audit process is intensive, but it ultimately provides our clientele with credible affirmation of the commitment we place on providing the highest standards of security and redundancy."
To learn more about DataBank, the company facilities, compliance standards, and the company's complete suite of service solutions, please visit the corporate website at www.databank.com.
DataBank is a leading provider of enterprise-class data center services which are aimed at providing customers with a 100% uptime availability of their data, applications, and infrastructure. DataBank's managed data center services are anchored in our world-class facilities, with highly available and robust Internet access. Our customized technology solutions are designed to help customers effectively manage risk, improve their technology performance, and allow them to focus on their core business objectives. For additional information on DataBank, please visit www.databank.com or call 1(800) 840-7533. ###