DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - FireHost, the secure cloud hosting company and Rsam, the leader in governance, risk and compliance (GRC) software solutions, today announced a formal partnership whereby Rsam will provide FireHost's Infrastructure-as-a-Service offering to GRC customers with cloud-based implementations. FireHost's secure cloud hosting will ensure the highest level of security for confidential data among Rsam's enterprise customers, assuring confidence that their most mission-critical data will remain safe while remediation projects are underway.
Rsam's technology allows customers to easily identify compliance gaps, stay on top of changing laws, regulations and standards, track vulnerabilities, and receive comprehensive risk analysis based on changes taking place in real-time. The highly sensitive and confidential data stored with the Rsam platform helps businesses prioritize and manage enterprise-wide risks and launch remediation projects. A breach of this type of data could wreak havoc for any businesses, bringing security to the forefront for Rsam's customers.
"FireHost has always worked very closely with our clients' audit consultants and systems, playing an active role in PCI DSS 2.0, HIPAA, federal, and other compliance regimes with technical requirements," said Kurt Hagerman, director of global compliance for FireHost. "Rsam is a forward thinking eGRC platform, in fact we use it ourselves. This opportunity to protect more of Rsam's enterprise customers is a real honor."
Vivek Shivananda, CEO of Rsam, goes on to say, "We have experienced FireHost's commitment to secure cloud hosting service. We are very pleased to announce that SaaS implementations of the Rsam eGRC platform have been successfully deployed on FireHost's secure cloud servers, and we are delighted to be able to share that success by extending a similar secure cloud hosting solution to our customers."
FireHost is a secure cloud hosting company focused on protecting companies' sensitive data and brand reputations with an architecture built for security, scalability and performance. Customers with specific compliance or performance needs subscribe to FireHost's PCI, HIPAA or high traffic solutions, including some of the largest companies in the world as well as many fast growing eCommerce, SaaS and healthcare IT providers. FireHost provides services from Dallas, Phoenix, London and Amsterdam. For more information, visit http://www.firehost.com.
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Rsam is a leader in governance, risk and compliance (GRC) management software. Since 2003, Rsam's IT GRC solutions running on an Enterprise GRC platform have been implemented at hundreds of organizations and government agencies to help them effectively identify, assess, manage and mitigate risks, while providing enterprise-wide visibility, oversight and assurance. Rsam's modular solutions allow for a sensible, phased approach to GRC. Intuitive solution templates enable rapid deployment in the areas of Assessment, Audit Management, Compliance Management, Enterprise Risk, Incident Management, Issue and Remediation Tracking, Policy Management and Exceptions, Threat and Vulnerability Management, and Vendor Risk Management.