Your IT Systems are secure with NTT Global Data Centers Americas industry certifications
NTT Global Data Centers Americas is serious about security, process controls, and environmental stewardship – and we know these values are important to our customers as well. We go the extra mile to attain data center and security industry standards attestations like SSAE 16 and PCI DSS so that our commercial customers can be sure their mission-critical IT systems are safe at our data center colocation facilities.
NTT Global Data Centers Americas has also implemented the NIST 800-53 moderate baseline controls necessary to support our federal systems integrator and government agency customers' FISMA compliance efforts. The company has taken the additional step of engaging the only Type A accredited FedRamp 3rd Party Assessment Organization (3PAO) to perform an attestation examination of NTT Global Data Centers Americas controls implementation. When it comes time to perform your own audits and accreditation processes, NTT Global Data Centers Americas is standing by to help with facility tours and interviews with our IT security and physical security professionals - without any extra fees.
Every year, NTT Global Data Centers Americas completes the SSAE 16 SOC 2 Type II (formerly SAS 70) audit with a nationally recognized accounting firm with zero exceptions. We don’t just meet SSAE 16 standards – in most cases, we exceed them.
All of NTT Global Data Centers Americas U.S. data center campuses have earned ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification (known as ISO 27001). ISO 27001 is an international standard outlining best practices for an information security management system (ISMS), which is a framework of policies and procedures that includes all legal, physical, and technical controls involved in an organization’s information risk management processes.
NTT Global Data Centers Americas dedication to strict physical access controls and network security give our customers peace of mind that we proactively safeguard their consumer information. PCI DSS is a vital industry standard for the protection of sensitive cardholder data, and NTT Global Data Centers Americas is proud to host compliance tours and interviews with our security staff in support of customer PCI DSS compliance verifications.
LEED Gold certification demonstrates NTT Global Data Centers Americas commitment to greater efficiency in energy, lighting and water use, as well as the utilization of recycled and reused materials during the construction process. NTT Global Data Centers Americas facility design process focuses on achieving a model of energy and material efficiency through numerous design innovations and green construction techniques.
EPA Energy Star
This accomplishment signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA. NTT Global Data Centers Americas is the only 2011 ENERGY STAR certified data center focused on multi-tenant collocation services.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted in 1996 to set national security standards for the security and privacy of electronic protected health information (ePHI) in the healthcare and health insurance industries. The HIPAA Security Rule of 2003 requires covered entities to implement or address over 50 administrative, physical, and technical safeguards designed to ensure the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of ePHI, including the prevention of unauthorized access to ePHI.
NTT Global Data Centers Americas is committed to providing the security and compliance required to host both federal government customers, federal systems integrators, and cloud service providers. To this end, NTT Global Data Centers Americas has implemented the NIST 800-53 moderate baseline controls necessary to support our customers' Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) compliance efforts.