For Immediate Release:
TetherView Announces AICPA SOC-Certification for its Private Cloud Platform
Certification Verifies TetherView’s Commitment to Best-in-Class Data Security and Compliance
Oceanport, NJ (February 14, 2018) – TetherView, a leading provider of private cloud infrastructure and services, today announced that its private cloud platform and data centers are System and Organization Controls (SOC) certified. The company’s private cloud solutions comprised of virtual desktops, virtual servers, and business continuity are compliant with key regulatory requirements including HIPAA, FINRA, and NIST.
Developed by the AICPA, SOC is a suite of service offerings that certified professional accountants (CPAs) can provide in connection with system-level controls of a service organization or entity-level controls of other organizations. As it related to IT infrastructure and cybersecurity, SOC offers a reporting framework through which organizations can communicate relevant, useful information about the effectiveness of their risk management processes.
Audited by the Michael Serrapica, CPA PC accounting firm, TetherView’s platform provides a secure, reliable environment for data applications to mitigate the risk of cyberthreats.
“After conducting a review of TetherView’s backup and recovery environment we found it to be very robust and mature,” said Eric Chuang, Managing Director of BDO Alliance USA, among the industry’s largest associations of accounting, consulting, and professional service firms with more than 550 independent affiliates.
“The TetherView platform and our data centers have been audited by a third-party, ensuring the utmost in data security and compliance,” said Michael Abboud, CEO of TetherView. “Utilizing our virtual desktop and virtual server solutions, small and medium-sized enterprises can operate with confidence knowing technology and processes are in place to mitigate risk associated with cybersecurity breaches.”
Looming Deadline for Accounting Professionals
According to the AICPA Plain English guide to Independence, accounting firms may no longer provide hosting, security or backup services to an attest client. The deadline to comply is September 1, 2018. TetherView is a BDO Alliance firm providing private cloud solutions that are highly secure and compliant.
Based in Oceanport, NJ within the Fort Monmouth redevelopment campus, TetherView provides private cloud environments including virtual desktops and virtual servers. Founded in 2014, the company provides state of the art IT infrastructure integrating the utmost in security, compliance, business continuity and disaster recovery. TetherView combines the best of breed data center, hardware, software technology with expert service and support staff to ensure a secure computing environment for small and medium-sized businesses. For more information, visit: www.tetherview.com.
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