Waltham, MA, April 11, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- AmeriVault Corp. (www.amerivault.com), a leading provider of online data backup, offsite storage and recovery services, today announced they have completed a SAS 70 (Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70) Type II audit and received certification.
The audit goes more in-depth than the Type I audit previously performed (see http://www.amerivault.com/news/index.php?id=P168), including additional testing over a period of time and an evaluation known as the Service Auditor’s Report that is created by a certified accounting firm.
Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70, specific to “Service Organizations,” is an internationally recognized auditing standard developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). A SAS 70 Type II audit or service auditor's examination is widely recognized, because it represents that a service organization has been through an in-depth audit of their control activities, including organization and management, physical security and logical, vault operations, client services team and software application.
AmeriVault ensures the utmost in redundancy, encryption, and security techniques. With a Type II SAS 70 audit completed, AmeriVault has reaffirmed its position as a proven and trusted industry leader that can help facilitate their client’s compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, Gramm Leach Bliley, and other regulations.
AmeriVault provides continuous data protection services that automatically and securely deliver disciplined backup and offsite storage. With expert technical support and advanced recovery services, organizations can focus on core competencies knowing that they are fully protected. Managed solutions include online data backup and recovery, e-mail archiving, and real-time replication that deliver total automation, maximum security, and regulatory compliance.
As a premier leader of managed online backup, e-mail archiving and recovery solutions, AmeriVault protects data stemming from clients in 44 states and 14 countries. Backed by Type II SAS 70 certification, AmeriVault delivers services under stringent security controls and employs 24/7 systems monitoring, redundant firewalls, dual access circuits, and replicated, remote storage vaults for high service availability. Headquartered in Waltham, MA, AmeriVault has four offices and five data vault centers around the country.