DES MOINES, IA – April 7, 2020 – LightEdge, a leading provider of compliant cloud and colocation services, today announced their Dedicated Private Cloud, Workstations, and Corporate Network Domain across all facilities have earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST®.
“Organizations, like ours, are under more pressure than ever to meet complex compliance and privacy requirements that include technical and process elements such as NIST, ISO, and COBIT,” said Michael Hannan, Chief Security Officer at LightEdge. “We are pleased to demonstrate to our customers the highest standards for protecting sensitive data and information by achieving HITRUST CSF Certification.”
HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization’s Dedicated Private Cloud, Workstations, and Corporate Network Domain have met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and are appropriately managing risk. This achievement places LightEdge in an elite group of organizations worldwide that have earned this certification. By including federal and state regulations, standards, and frameworks, and incorporating a risk-based approach, the HITRUST CSF helps organizations address these challenges through a comprehensive and flexible framework of prescriptive and scalable security controls.
“HITRUST is helping organizations ensure that the highest standards of information protection requirements are met when sensitive data is accessed or stored,” stated Jeremy Huval, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “LightEdge can be recognized as an organization that can be counted on for keeping information safe.”
With over 20 years in business, LightEdge offers a full stack of best-in-class IT services delivering flexibility, security, and control. Their solutions include premier colocation across seven purpose-built data centers, industry-leading private Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and cloud platforms, and the top global security and compliance measures. Their owned and operated facilities, integrated Disaster Recovery solutions, and premium cloud choices make up true Hybrid Cloud Solution Centers. LightEdge’s strong financial backing of the Anschutz Group empowers them to invest heavily in their markets. For more information, visit www.lightedge.com.