OneNeck® IT Solutions has announced the company has successfully completed the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16 (SOC 1) Type 2 examination.

Conducted by an independent Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm, the examination includes extensive review of a company’s controls related to operations, compliance and financial reporting. During the examination, the CPA firm focuses on procedures, including physical and environmental security, problem management, technical support, customer ordering/service delivery, network equipment monitoring and organization and administration.

During the Type 2 SSAE 16 (SOC 1) review of OneNeck IT Solutions, the following examinations were performed by an independent CPA firm:

  • Managed services and Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) at the company’s Tier 3 data centers in Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
  • Managed services and ERP application management at the company’s data centers in Arizona.
  • Colocation at the company’s Tier III data center in Oregon.

“Achieving SSAE 16 demonstrates our ongoing commitment to meeting our customer’s needs while also abiding by the highest standards in the industry,” said Clint Harder, CTO and senior vice president of Product Strategy at OneNeck. “Successful completion of the SSAE 16 examination provides assurance to our customers that OneNeck follows highly scrutinized processes and procedures to ensure their mission-critical data is safe, secure and available when it’s located in one of our facilities.”

OneNeck's controls for the examination were created based on Information Security Management best practices in information assurance and security. The systems and processes evaluated in this audit included: organizational and management control environment, computer operations, physical security, information security, incident management, change management, internal systems management, and application development.

Successful completion of the Type 2 SSAE 16 (SOC 1) applies to the entire OneNeck IT Solutions enterprise.