SOURCE: Abacus Data Systems, Inc.

Abacus Data Systems, Inc.

December 08, 2015 09:00 ET

Abacus Data Systems Partners With Duo Security to Add Enterprise Two-Factor Authentication for Abacus Private Cloud

With the Introduction of Two-Factor Authentication, Abacus Data Systems Enhances Security, Maximizes Efficiency and Further Safeguards Information Privacy for Abacus Private Cloud

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - Abacus Data Systems, Inc. (Abacus), the Turn-Key Fully Managed Technology Solutions Provider (est. 1983), today announced a new partnership with Duo Security, the leader in two-factor authentication. Duo delivers an enterprise security solution protecting customers like Facebook, NASA, Toyota and Twitter from data breaches. The partnership integrates Duo's mobile-based two-factor authentication solution to the Abacus Private Cloud platform, providing an additional layer of access security, helping to protect even the most sensitive client and case data.

"In today's complex IT environment, protecting access to critical systems and confidential data without compromising the productivity of business users is essential," said Alessandra Lezama, CEO of Abacus Data Systems. "The average professional uses multiple devices to access data, documents and applications from any number of locations and networks. The rapid two-factor authentication process provides maximum security, efficiency and usability, leveraging the most ubiquitous and always-available technology: the smartphone."

Abacus Private Cloud leverages cutting-edge virtualization technologies to help business professionals accelerate their journey to the cloud and mitigate the risks posted by Public Cloud and SaaS applications. Abacus Private Cloud addresses today's ever-changing threat landscape with robust security and compliance policies, including five tiers of physical, network and data security and geographically redundant, SSAE 16-compliant, SOC 1-, 2- data centers.

"We are excited to partner with Duo Security to provide an additional layer of access security for Abacus Private Cloud," continued Lezama. "The addition of two-factor authentication further enhances the robust security systems and process of Abacus Private Cloud by requiring users to validate their identity with minimal interruption in their workflow. We are committed to providing our clients with a comprehensive suite of fully managed legal technology products and services to help guarantee the integrity and security of their sensitive data, as well as to enable their success and ultimate performance, and the addition of two-factor authentication does just that."

About Abacus Data Systems
Abacus Data Systems provides Turn-Key Technology Solutions that guarantee integrity, security and ultimate performance to help organizations quickly increase revenue, reduce costs and maximize efficiencies. The Fully Integrated Abacus Products & Services Portfolio leverages cutting-edge virtualization technologies to deliver full-spectrum security and privacy compliant Private Cloud environments, enabling any size practice to adopt enterprise-grade technology at a reasonable monthly cost.

Founded in 1983 and backed by private investment, Abacus has over 250,000 clients worldwide, is headquartered in San Diego, California and operates two fully redundant data centers in the United States specifically engineered to host and safeguard sensitive data for legal professionals. Robust security and compliance policies, including two-factor authentication, five tiers of physical, network and data security and information handling and data privacy protocols in accordance with NIST standards ensures a safe and compliant environment for even the most confidential data.
For more information visit www.abacuslaw.com or call 1-800-726-3339.

About Duo Security
Duo Security is a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world's fastest-growing and largest companies and thousands of organizations worldwide, including Box, Etsy, Facebook, K-Swiss, The Men's Wearhouse, NASA, Palantir, Paramount Pictures, Random House, Toyota, TripAdvisor Twitter, Yelp, Zillow, and more. Duo Security's innovative and easy-to-use technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data, and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover. Duo Security is backed by Benchmark, Google Ventures, Radar Partners, Redpoint Ventures and True Ventures.

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