SOURCE: SignalFx

SignalFx

June 01, 2017 09:00 ET

SignalFx Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 2 Report

Company reaffirms its commitment to security and availability to meet enterprise client requirements

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 1, 2017) - SignalFx, the leader in monitoring & operational intelligence for the cloud, today announced the availability of its Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type 2 report. The document highlights the procedures and operating effectiveness of controls SignalFx has put in place relating to security and availability, process integrity, and privacy -- both of which are based on the company's deep expertise as a Software as a Service (SaaS) provider to enterprise organizations.

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) established the SOC guidelines to provide an authoritative benchmark for service organizations to demonstrate implementation of proper control procedures and practices related to security and availability. This Type 2 report, produced by independent auditor Schellman & Company, details the testing of the security and availability controls used in production at SignalFx. This type of independent validation should be a critical criteria for any organization considering an enterprise deployment of a SaaS solution.

"Successfully completing the SOC 2 Type 2 examination demonstrates SignalFx's ongoing commitment to maintain a high level of security and availability across our service -- both critical requirements for our enterprise clients," said Phillip Liu, CTO and co-founder of SignalFx. "This is a crucial milestone in our continued pledge that our customers can trust us with data, and helps to ensure our service is available to those who rely upon it to manage their cloud applications."

This milestone is the latest in a series of announcements made by SignalFx in recent months, as the company increases its value to enterprises undergoing digital transformation. In May, SignalFx issued general availability of its latest release, featuring new alerting capabilities that empower cloud operations teams to better monitor and manage cloud infrastructure, containers, and applications.

More information regarding this report is available on the SignalFx blog.

About SignalFx

SignalFx is a leader in monitoring & operational intelligence for the cloud. By collecting and monitoring metrics across every component in the cloud, SignalFx maximizes the productivity of cloud operations teams and ensures organizations deliver upon the business promise of digital transformation. The service is optimized for today's container and microservice based architectures, provides powerful and proactive alerting that use machine learning algorithms to dynamically adapt to changing cloud application environments, and is ready for enterprise deployment at scale. SignalFx is used by Fortune 500 enterprises across financial services, apparel, industrials, telecommunications, media, and by web-scale players like Yelp, HubSpot, Acquia, and Kayak. SignalFx is backed by Andreessen Horowitz and Charles River Ventures.

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