SendThisFile Data Center Meets SSAE 16 Standards
for Data Security
SendThisFile® today is announcing that al SendThisFile customer data is stored and transferred
utilizing SSAE 16 certified data centers. Customers of SendThisFile can send large files knowing that
their data is handled with the utmost care and security, in accordance with rigorous international auditing
The Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) number 16 is a new auditing standard
set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) that augments existing Statement on
Auditing Standards (SAS) number 70 type II standards used for reporting on service organizational
controls. The new SSAE 16 standard replaces SAS70 type II and is designed to mirror and comply with
International Standards for Assurance Engagements (ISAE) number 3402, al owing SendThisFile to meet
new international service organization reporting standards.
SSAE 16 certification al ows SendThisFile to provide an international y recognized and comprehensive
level of security and controls to protect important customer information such as financial statements, legal
documents and records, payrol , and medical information. "From our very beginning, SendThisFile has set
out to protect our customers' data and information using the highest standards available," said John
Stephens, SendThisFile's VP of Operations .
The fact that SSAE 16 is designed to meet international ISAE 3402 standards, al ows SendThisFile to
service the international community according to their standards and practices. "Many of our customers
send large files not only in the United States, but across the globe. SendThisFile's SSAE 16 certification
gives our international customers the confidence that we are dedicated to serving their needs according
to the highest standards," said Mike Freeman, SendThisFile CFO and co-founder.
SendThisFile data centers successful y completed SSAE 16 certification on July 14, 2011.
About the Author :
Since 2003 SendThisFile, Inc. has been an industry leader in providing managed file transfers to its
clients. Its service provides an uncomplicated and secure way for computer users to send large files that
are too big for typical email servers. With over 1.5 mil ion users served and more than 60 mil ion files
transferred and customers in over 160 countries, SendThisFile is a proven and reliable partner for
Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and individual users.
More information: http://www.sendthisfile.com/