RENTON, WA. – Oct.15, 2013- Erado, an innovator in electronic communication compliance, today announced the company has completed Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16 Type 2 examinations covering all 4 operational data centers across the United States. SSAE 16 provides Erado archiving and journaling customers with assurance of corporate controls, including security and environmental compliance, and validation of Erado's commitment to the most stringent standards of operational excellence.
SSAE 16 is an attestation standard issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) that reports on Erado's controls supporting the services provided to customers. Erado management developed internal control objectives to support first-class data center management services that were used to complete the examination. Companies that are compliance-sensitive and may require an SSAE 16 include publicly-traded enterprises, financial firms, and healthcare organizations. The SSAE 16 examination report includes management's description of Erado's systems and the suitability of the design and operating effectiveness of the controls. Further, the report contains a written assertion from management regarding the systems and a service auditor's opinion letter.
Erado serves industries around the world to identify key compliance issues and then deliver effective and integrated solutions for electronic communications. "The SSAE16 certification shows our present and future customers in the US and around the world that they can count on us for best practices in all that we do." said Craig Brauff, CEO of Erado.
Erado is an innovator in electronic communication compliance. Erado delivers a comprehensive suite of compliance solutions to the education, energy, financial services, government, healthcare, insurance, and pharmaceutical industries by delivering archiving, surveillance, social media compliance, journaling, and encryption services to customers worldwide. Erado's social media capturing suite assists with the capture, supervision, archiving, and journaling of all electronic communications and social media content including Google Plus, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Yammer, Vimeo, Chatter, blogs, SMS, email and instant messaging, allowing for real-time management, and contextual capture of messages and data across all forms of real-time communication channels, regardless of input device. Since 1994, Erado has assisted organizations manage and enforce cost-effective compliance and retention policies. Headquartered in Renton, Washington, Erado is a privately held corporation.