LightEdge Remains Leader in Compliance with Re-Certifications

By marketing | December 9th, 2021 | Compliance, Press Release

DES MOINES, IA – Thursday, December 8, 2021 – As a leader in the compliant cloud and data center space for over 25 years, LightEdge provides unmatched security and compliance, zero outages and downtime, and a flexibility to meet your business model.  Today, LightEdge announced it has successfully renewed all certifications for information security for 2021. […]

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CMMC Program… what you need to know

By marketing | November 19th, 2021 | Compliance

As many of us know, cybercrime and data breaches are at an all-time high and have not shown any signs of slowing down. These attacks are a burden for any organization and the cost of coming back from one can be detrimental. The Department of Defense recently announced a new framework that will soon provide […]

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Reasons Why Data Centers Will Continue to Power the Future

By jmccoy | October 14th, 2021 | Cloud, Cloud Services, Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, Data Center, IT Security, LightEdge

COVID isn’t entirely gone just yet, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel. With record numbers of internet users, you may be asking how and why the data center industry is evolving so quickly. Take a look below for just a few of the reasons why data centers will remain at the […]

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Ransomware Assessment Resources

By marketing | August 20th, 2021 | Business Continuity, Cloud Security, Cloud Services, Compliance, LightEdge

Ransomware Assessment Resources Ransomware isn’t a stranger in the cybersecurity world and because it is so lucrative, it isn’t showing any signs of leaving. It is a threat that anyone in an organization is susceptible to, making it critical to be prepared to reduce any risk of a successful ransomware attempt. Because ransomware is only […]

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Data Center Security Infographic: Building Layers of Protection into Every Detail

By marketing | August 5th, 2021 | Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, Data Protection, Insider Threats, IT Security, Network, Network Security

  What is Data Center Security? Data center security is the virtual technology and physical practices used to protect a data center from internal and external threats. The Importance of Physical Security At its core, physical security is all about keeping your facilities and assets safe from environmental events and external threats. Often, the importance […]

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Leverage HITRUST to Avoid Data Breaches

By marketing | June 3rd, 2021 | Compliance

In the healthcare industry, HIPAA is a given, and many organizations have unfortunately learned the hard way exactly what a violation of HIPAA policies and guidelines can cost in terms of fines and customer loyalty. HIPAA extends far beyond the obvious healthcare facilities and also impacts insurance agencies, medical supply manufacturers, regulated SaaS serving the […]

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ISO 20000-1: The Gold Standard of Change Management

By marketing | April 1st, 2021 | Compliance

In many aspects of IT, compliance is table stakes, and it can be hard to know which certifications to intentionally work toward as major competitive differentiators. In the alphabet soup of IT compliance certifications, there is one that you should absolutely start caring about, as it can act as a springboard for your organization’s change […]

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Understanding ISO 20000 and How it Tracks to Your Business Goals

By marketing | January 20th, 2021 | Cloud, Compliance, Security

Once again in the alphabet soup of compliance certifications, we’d like to point out an oft-overlooked opportunity to stand out among the competition when it comes to the highest levels of compliance and security you can offer your customers. ISO 20000 is a great opportunity to prove to your customers that you hold your service […]

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NIST 800-53 vs. FedRAMP Infographic

By marketing | October 23rd, 2020 | Compliance, Security
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How NIST 800-53 Maps to FedRAMP

By marketing | October 22nd, 2020 | Compliance, Security

It’s no secret that the last six months have been full of adaptation as companies have pivoted to a mostly-remote workforce. Given that level of coordination, it’s obvious the cloud has become essential to continue operating with business as usual. But with heightened reliance on the cloud, it can be anxiety-inducing to think about all […]

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