Original Article: Yahoo Finance (Wed, Jun 15, 2016, 5:45AM EDT)
SEATTLE, WA and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 14, 2016) - Wowrack, a global leader in managed cloud hosting solutions and colocation services, announced today the launch of three HIPAA Compliant Private Cloud offerings for the healthcare industry. The announcement marks a new era in cloud storage for healthcare providers, boasting HIPAA compliant privacy and unrivaled security technology.
Wowrack has partnered with Security First Corp. (SFC) to secure their new HIPAA Compliant Private Cloud offerings using SFC's patented cryptographic splitting SPx™ (SecureParser® extended) technology. By leveraging both companies' expertise, healthcare industry customers looking to adopt a more cost effective cloud strategy will be ensured their data is secured with the highest level of encryption while allowing them to meet the strictest of compliance requirements.
Security First Corp.'s cryptographic splitting technology is the only security technology in the marketplace which offers all of the key components of data security; confidentiality, integrity and availability in one solution. SFC's SPx technology provides a simple way to protect and control access to any data, whether at rest or in motion across diverse systems. SPx technology is government certified to protect the highest level of classified data. In addition, it is Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 certified.
"The desire to use cost-effective cloud storage has grown tremendously with the exponential growth of data in the digital age," said Ed Kimm, Chief Revenue Officer of Wowrack. "The healthcare industry in particular has enormous amounts of highly sensitive data that needs to be protected, as well as meet stringent compliance requirements."
Wowrack's private end-to-end cloud solutions focus on customers who require robust database and storage requirements, or have a need for higher security in a more controlled local environment -- perfect for customers' compliance and regulatory standards.
"Safeguarding patient data and records is a top concern for the healthcare industry. With Wowrack's HIPAA Compliant Private Cloud offerings and SPx technology, users can rest assured that their stored information is protected and meets HIPAA compliance requirements" said Mark O'Hare, President and Chief Executive Officer of Security First Corp. "We look forward to working with Wowrack to provide secure solutions for its healthcare customers."
Wowrack and Security First Corp. will debut the HIPAA Compliant Private Cloud offerings and associated security technology at the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum held in San Francisco on June 14 - 15, 2016. To learn more, visit www.wowrack.com.
Founded in 2001, Wow Technologies, Inc. (Wowrack) is a global cloud infrastructure as a service provider; offering various Hosting services including; Managed Hosting Solutions, Dedicated Server Solutions, Colocation, Virtualization, Bandwidth Delivery and Managed Services. Our competency includes being able to design, provision, implement, manage and monitor high traffic websites that require high availability and redundant infrastructure. For more information, visit www.wowrack.com.
About Security First Corp.
Founded in 2002, Security First Corp., is a privately held company headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California. As the industry leader in software-defined data security technology, the company holds more than 295 patents and patent applications on its SPx™ core technology. It is committed to bringing advanced, data-centric security solutions that solve many of the new challenges brought by the tremendous growth of digital information. Products built around their unique SPx technology are currently protecting exabytes of data for customers in government, communications, defense and military applications. For more information, visit www.securityfirstcorp.com.
WOWRACK MEDIA CONTACT:
206-522-4402 ext. 6904
SFC MEDIA CONTACT:
714-573-0899 ext. 235