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Examination Ensures Data Security and Delivers Peace of Mind for Channel Management Customers and Partners

JERSEY CITY, NJ, RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC and OXFORD, ENGLAND –  June 28, 2018 –Enterprise Channel Management leader Zift Solutions announced today that the company completed a Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II audit with no exceptions for the second year in a row. The SOC 2 Type II audit and report assure customers that Zift Solutions adheres to stringent, internationally recognized security standards.

“In keeping with our commitment to delivering the very best channel management solutions, Zift Solutions’ SOC 2 Type II compliance assures existing and potential customers that our information systems, infrastructure, data protocols and professional services continue to meet the highest levels of service and security,” said Gordon Rapkin, CEO of Zift Solutions.

The successful completion of Zift’s SOC 2 Type II review is indicative of the company’s continued commitment to security and privacy. Maintaining the security and privacy of customer data is a top priority for Zift Solutions, and this examination demonstrates that it has strong controls in place to protect the records of customers and their channel partners.

“Zift’s SOC 2 report demonstrates that we have the appropriate controls in place to mitigate risks associated with data processing, storage, co-location, cloud computing and more in conjunction with delivery of our channel management software and services,” said Lionel Farr, Chief Technology Officer for Zift Solutions.

The examination was administered by the independent CPA firm Schellman & Company, LLC in compliance with The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Trust Services Principles pertaining to security.  

Zift’s’ SOC 2 Type II examination focused on internal security controls to protect against unauthorized access, use, or modification of client information. The company has implemented effective security controls, as defined in the SOC 2 standards. During the examination, the independent auditors evaluated and tested controls in the following areas:

  • Organization and management
  • Communications
  • Risk management and design and implementation of controls
  • Monitoring of controls
  • Logical access controls
  • System operations

SOC 2 Type II examinations put explicit, stringent requirements and guidelines in place for leading service providers to adopt and expand upon. For a company to pass the SOC 2 examination, it must have key policies, controls and strategies that protect customers’ data pursuant to the SOC 2 specifications, which are based on a set of criteria called Trust Principles. This SOC 2 Type II examination demonstrates that Zift’s systems are designed to keep customers’ sensitive data secure. Such performance, reliability, and security are essential when working with service providers.

Current and prospective customers interested in obtaining a copy of Zift Solutions’ final SOC 2 report, please send your request to infosec@ziftsolutions.com.

About Zift Solutions

Zift is the Enterprise Channel Management leader, synchronizing the people, processes and technology organizations require to drive channel success. Relied on by more than 80% of top channel chiefs and more than half a million partners, Zift Channel as a Service enhances channel partner program productivity and profitability by automating marketing, sales and operational processes. Our comprehensive range of applications integrates seamlessly with established systems and infrastructure to speed time-to-sales, engage partners, provide faster ROI and deliver better results. To learn more, visit www.ziftsolutions.com, join the conversation via the blog Channel Chatter and follow us on Twitter @zift.


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