NEW YORK, March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud9 Technologies, a cloud-based voice trading communication platform for financial firms and institutional traders, has received ISO 27001 Certification, the international standard that describes best practices for an information security management system (ISMS). Compliance with this certification validates that Cloud9 has implemented comprehensive information security practices that protect its users, their information, and their call record data in accordance with internationally-recognized standards.
The ISO 27001 family of standards ensures the secure management of financial information, intellectual property, employee details, and third party information by assisting firms in establishing methodologies and meeting key objectives for implementing information security.
Cloud9 underwent in-depth testing and assessment by a third-party auditor to validate compliance with this standard. Maintenance of the certification requires an annual review and a three-year re-certification, giving Cloud9 users confidence that their data is continuously protected under these standards.
Since their founding, security has been top priority for Cloud9. Their robust framework includes end-to-end security that safeguards calls, recordings, and call data in transit and at rest. Achieving this certification provides independent validation regarding the company's ability to safeguard calls, voice recordings, call data, and business information that they entrust to Cloud9.
"We're proud to be internationally recognized as a leader in information security protocols and best practices. It is a testament to the dedication of our team in ensuring that we have every safeguard in place when dealing with user information," said Cloud9 Technologies Chief Technology Officer Leo Papadopoulos. "Data security is critical when dealing with the financial industry, and Cloud9's ISO certification provides our users with the highest level of protection for their most sensitive communications."
To continue their excellence in security and compliance, Cloud9 has employed a security management team dedicated to the prevention and monitoring of security threats as well as managing strict policies around escalation and rapid response.
About Cloud9 Technologies
Cloud9 Technologies is a cloud communications service provider that delivers high performance voice and collaboration services designed for the unique functional and compliance needs of institutional traders. The company delivers its services from the cloud using software applications that leverage the Internet and advanced WebRTC technologies.
Cloud9 connects counterparties across all asset classes via a cloud-based communication platform that features end-to-end security, encryption and advanced compliance capabilities. Cloud9 eliminates the infrastructure and expense associated with legacy hardware and telecommunication based solutions. Our customer base includes top brokerages, sell-side firms, and tier one banks. For more information, visit: www.c9tec.com
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