Canadian Web Hosting Inc. (Canadian Web Hosting) has completed its latest SOC2 Type II audit. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Canadian Web Hosting was established in 1998. The company’s wealth of services include reseller, VPS and dedicated server hosting alongside shared, cloud and managed WordPress options. It also offers an Evizone-based secure communications service. Canadian Web Hosting has a strong focus on Canadian customers and has achieved a range of industry certifications alongside SOC2 Type II. These include AT 101, SOC 3, SAS70 Type II and CICA 5970. This is the ninth year in a row that Canadian Web Hosting has completed its SOC2 Type II audit.
SOC 2 Type II certification represents industry best practice. It allows organizations to manage their financial reporting successfully. It is designed for companies who deal with customers’ security and need to ensure their data is properly protected. Canadian Web Hosting’s latest certification covers the period February 1, 2018 and January 31, 2019 and applies to the company’s full suite of products and services.
Achieving this certification requires organizations undergo a strict third-party audit and successfully meet new criteria for SOC reports set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant (AICPA) - the AT 101 SOC 2 Type II governing body.
“Canadian Web Hosting is dedicated to providing customers with a reliable and secure hosting environment,” explained Canadian Web Hosting’s Vice President of Operations, Kings Wong. “By completing this report for the ninth year in a row, we are demonstrating to our customers that they are receiving the best in technology and support in an environment that surpasses the industry standards for compliance.”