CalTech Completes MSP/Cloud Verify Certification
September 22, 2016
MSP/Cloud Verify Program offers vendor agnostic Certification for Cloud and Managed Services Practitioners Worldwide; Provides Quality Assurance, and Stamp of Reliability for Current, Potential Customers
San Angelo, TX, September 21, 2016 -- CalTech today announced that it has successfully completed the MSPAlliance’s MSP/Cloud Verify Program (MSPCV) certification process, the oldest certification program for cloud computing and managed services providers. The MSPCV is based on the 10 control objectives of the Unified Certification Standard for Cloud & MSPs.
The MSPCV was the first certification created specifically for the managed services and cloud industry. Every certification comes with a written report with the entire process documented, validated and signed by a 3rd party accounting firm. The MSPCV has been reviewed by governmental agencies and regulatory bodies across the globe and is used and accepted in 5 continents around the world.
"The MSPCV examination is a rigorous certification process that benchmarks and verifies the quality of the company providing cloud and/or managed services,” said Charles Weaver, MSPAlliance CEO. "We are very proud to have CalTech as a member of this elite community of cloud and MSPs.”
MSPCV was created, using a wide base of criteria, to certify cloud and Managed IT Solution Providers thereby ensuring that they have met and exceed well-established standards of excellence and client care. Customers who select a company that is part of the MSPCV can also rest assured that their IT solution provider has met and exceeded the following standards dealing with:
- Corporate Risk Management
- Service & Program Change Management
- Event Management
- Logical Security
- Data privacy, security, and integrity
- Physical security
- Managed services SLA, reporting, and billing
- Corporate health
- Company is under constant external review from the MSPAlliance and the IT profession to continually maintain and improve standards of care of excellence
The MSPCV examination is performed by a third party accounting firm.
Brent McCasland, CalTech President and CFO, said, “CalTech is always looking for ways to improve our services to community banks. We have invested millions into our EverSpace product that provides community banks a comprehensive IT infrastructure on highly secure, enterprise grade technology. MSP Alliance’s Cloud Verify certification and SSAE 16 certification process provides our customers and prospects with the peace of mind that CalTech can deliver services to the high standards that community banks demand.”
Committed to providing best in class service, CalTech specializes in optimizing technology for financial institutions by designing unique business-aligned IT strategies. By creating an innovative IT environment within your organization, CalTech gives you the ability to have flexible functionality and a competitive business advantage that yields positive outcomes. With over 25 years of experience in the financial industry, CalTech’s services and solutions are designed to increase your financial institution’s profitability, productivity, and efficiency while ensuring the security and prosperity of your business.
MSPAlliance® is a global industry association and accrediting body for the Cyber Security, Cloud Computing and Managed Services Provider (MSP) industry. Established in 2000 with the objective of helping MSPs become better MSPs. Today, MSPAlliance has more than 30,000 cloud computing and manage service provider corporate members across the globe and works in a collaborative effort to assist its members, along with foreign and domestic governments, on creating standards, setting policies and establishing best practices. For more information, visit www.mspalliance.com
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