TAMPA, Fla., April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accusoft, the leader in content and imaging solutions, today announced cloud hosting options for document viewing, collaboration, and processing for European Union (EU) customers that meets requirements for EU Data Protection Directive compliance. The EU Data Protection Directive regulates the transfer of EU customer personal data to countries outside of the European Economic Area (EEA).
Accusoft's new cloud hosting option, offered via Amazon Web Services (AWS), allows customers in the EU to take full advantage of powerful document and imaging services while remaining compliant with EU Data Protection Model Clauses. The standardized contractual clauses are used in agreements between service providers and their customers to ensure personal data leaving the EEA is transferred in compliance with the EU Data Protection Law and meets requirements of the EU Data Protection Directive.
"Our team is always thinking about how to ensure data security for the customer when we create new solutions," said Steve Wilson, vice president of product at Accusoft. "This new service for the EU is a great example of how we are continuously thinking of our customers and developing solutions that meet their needs. We are thrilled to be able to offer this hosting option to our partners in the European Union."
Accusoft and AWS provide the following to its EU customers:
- AWS maintains certification with robust security standards, such as ISO 27001, SOC 1/2/3, and PCI DSS Level 1.
- Accusoft has dedicated staff expertly trained on achieving high levels of security and compliance in the cloud, following cloud security best practices.
Accusoft provides content and imaging solutions that solve document lifecycle complexities. Our patented technology provides document viewing, advanced search, image compression, conversion, barcode recognition, OCR, and other image processing tools to use in application and web development. Visit http://www.accusoft.com.
Walker Sands Communications
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