EUGENE, Ore., Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arizona Bankers Association (AZBA) has endorsed IP Services to provide cybersecurity and critical Information Technology (IT) system's management to AZBA member banks. IP Services was awarded the endorsement by AZBA in order to help its membership address the complexity of compliance and the growing concerns around IT security.
Banks maintain sensitive information that they work hard to protect. As consumers and businesses rely more on electronic devices to bank and shop online, ensuring availability and security of evolving systems is critical to a bank's success. The strict security and compliance standards required of banks also make operating IT more complex. IP Services solves these challenges by using an integrated set of processes and controls to ensure uninterrupted systems and business performance while adhering to strict compliance and security requirements.
"This new relationship with IP Services will provide the necessary IT services that our member banks are required to provide it its customers," said AZBA President and CEO Paul Hickman. "We chose IP Services based on their knowledge and experience of managing other banks, large and small, throughout the western United States. They have a unique ability to manage and secure IT that is cost effective and demonstrates an ability to mitigate IT risk while demonstrating compliance on an on-going basis. IP Services is an ideal IT provider for banks in Arizona." In addition to AZBA, IP Services is also endorsed by the Oregon, Washington and Montana Bankers Associations with pending announcements from a couple other state banking associations.
"IP Services is excited to partner with AZBA and build relationships with Arizona banks," said Scott Alldridge, CEO of IP Services. "We look forward to helping Arizona banks improve availability, comply with audit and compliance requirements, and bridge the gap between business and IT strategies."
About IP Services
IP Services proactively manages clients' cybersecurity and critical IT systems and applications in any datacenter using the VisibleOps™ methodology and the quality control system we created called TotalControl™. IP Services' Next Generation Cybersecurity uses scientifically proven best practices to secure businesses and the users they serve by monitoring and protecting the systems and applications that are the heart of modern business - Managed Services and Managed Cybersecurity Services. IP Services' target market is best suited for small and medium size banks in the U.S. that lack the resources to effectively provide comprehensive IT management and necessary security and compliance services. To learn more about IP Services please visit www.ipservices.com.
About the Arizona Bankers Association
The Arizona Bankers Association has been the voice of Arizona's banking industry since 1903. The Association counts over 50 banks and financial institutions as members. Our members operate in every corner of the state, from the Grand Canyon to Tuba City, Douglas to Yuma, and everywhere in between. The Mission of the Arizona Bankers Association is to engage in industry issues, to serve as the catalyst for creating a unified voice and to affect policy impacting our members. More information is available at https://azbankers.org/.
Kerensa Williams, Director of Operations, AZBA
Scott Alldridge, CEO, IP Services
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