Webair’s NY1 Data Center Proves its Reliability, Achieving SSAE 16 Certification and HIPAA-HITECH Compliance

  • May 11, 2015

How often do you hear a data center representative tell you that his facility offers customers the most advanced infrastructure and the highest level of service and reliability in the market? However, when it comes down to it, particularly if you are a healthcare or enterprise customer with heightened requirements for data security and protection, how can you know if these claims are valid? At Webair, it’s been their mission since day one to provide reliable and secure cloud hosting, colocation and managed solutions. As a testament to their dedication, its NY1 data center located in Long Island, NY, recently […]

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Webair’s NY1 Data Center and Managed Hosting Solutions Achieve SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type 2 and HIPAA-HITECH Compliance

  • May 05, 2015

Designations Affirm Design, Operating Effectiveness and Security of Controls Supporting World-Class Managed Hosting Solutions NEW YORK, May 5, 2015 – Webair, a leading provider of Cloud Hosting, Colocation and Managed Solutions, announces today that it has successfully completed a Statement on Standards of Attestation Engagements No. 16 (SSAE 16) Controls at a Service Organization (SOC 1) Type 2 audit certification for its NY1 data center located on Long Island, NY. The SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type 2 certification demonstrates Webair’s dedication to providing the highest levels of security and reliability across its data center infrastructure, systems, processes and services in order to effectively support […]

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3 Steps to Ensuring HIPAA-HITECH Compliance

  • May 04, 2015

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a federal mandate enacted in 1996 to protect the privacy of individual’s health information.  Following suit in 2009, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act was signed into federal law to promote the adoption of the meaningful use of Health Information Technology (HIT) in the United States.  The HITECH Act also laid the groundwork for widespread use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs).  Further statutory requirements regarding patients’ privacy rights and protections were set in 2013, when the final HIPAA Omnibus Rule was passed to hold all custodians of Private Health […]

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