Amsterdam, February 7, 2019 – Datacenter.com, a channel-focused provider of on-demand colocation services with a ‘high-profile’ brand name and a planned roll-out of colocation data centers in strategic markets worldwide, today announced that it obtained the prestigious ISAE 3402 Type II certification for its data center operation in Amsterdam. The report was completed by Noordbeek the respected IT audit company founded by Prof. dr. ir. Ronald Paans RE, professor of Postgraduate IT Audit degree at the VU University Amsterdam.
The assurance report highlights the effectiveness of Datacenter.com’s quality and security controls applied to Datacenter.com data center and colocation services. Enterprises, Cloud and financial institutions trusting their data to Datacenter.com and demand the highest levels of security assurance. The report demonstrates Datacenter.com’s commitment to protect the quality and security of its customers’ critical business systems.
ISAE3402 Type II
ISAE 3402 is the International Standard on Assurance Engagements which has effectively replaced the aged SAS70 standard. It is a widely recognized directive because it represents that a service organization has undergone an in-depth audit of their internal controls in accordance with the International Standard on Assurance Engagements 3402 ‘Assurance Reports on Controls at a Service Organization’ issued by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), which is part of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).
ISAE 3402 provide an international assurance standard for allowing public accountants to issue a report for use by user organizations and their auditors (user auditors) on the controls at a service organization that are likely to impact or be a part of the user organization’s system of internal control over financial reporting. The type II means the processes are audited over a certain period, instead of a point in time audit.
Commenting on the announcement, Jouke Albeda, Compliance and Security Officer of Datacenter.com, said “The ISAE 3402 Type II assurance report demonstrate that the policies, practices and procedures combined with the appropriate controls proves consistent quality in the critical services we provide to our customers. Datacenter.com worked extremely hard on gaining the ISAE 3402 type II report. Achieving this benchmark validates our unwavering and continued commitment to the highest of industry standards and best practices.”
Datacenter.com offers a full portfolio of high-class colocation services to enterprises, cloud providers and financial institutions providing to support customer outsourced colocation demands. Datacenter.com’s strategic approach to quality and security is to integrate proven industry best practice standards (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001, PCI DSS 3.2 and ISAE 3402 Type II) to secure the quality and operations of its customers’ business critical applications. These quality and security controls are integrated across its entire product portfolio and operations processes.
Datacenter.com is motivated by the belief that all companies seeking data center and colocation offerings should have access to greater efficiency and flexibility at a reasonable price. With our state-of-the-art data center facilities, we meet the market’s growing need for energy efficient, highly interconnected and modular colocation facilities, in which organizations can flexibly and securely host their critical IT infrastructure while cloud computing needs are addressed. Datacenter.com’s customized, reliable and innovative data center solutions are accompanied with the company’s best-in-class customer support.
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