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An Exciting New Chapter for A-LIGN as We Welcome Warburg Pincus

A-LIGN as we Welcome Warburg Pincus

It’s no secret that the cybersecurity compliance industry is in the middle of a big shift.

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A-LIGN to Accelerate Growth, Expand
A-SCEND’s Software Capabilities and Services Offerings for SOC 2, ISO 27001, HITRUST, FedRAMP, CMMC and More with Strategic Investment from Warburg Pincus

A-LIGN to Accelerate Growth

Deal Uniquely Positions A-LIGN to Meet Skyrocketing Demand for Comprehensive Audit Readiness Software and High-Quality Audit Reports from a Single Vendor 

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Privacy Shield, GDPR and the New Standard Contractual Clauses: What You Need to Know

Privacy Shield, GDPR

The ruling that the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield is no longer a valid data transfer mechanism under GDPR accelerated the timeframe for new SCCs, but there’s still work to be done. Here’s what you need to know to stay compliant. 

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Identifying the Purpose of Corporate Compliance Programs

Benchmark-Purpose-of-Compliance-Program

Is everyone in your organization on the same page? Our latest Compliance Benchmark Report uncovered the disparity between what boards and regulations require versus how internal teams perceive the strategy behind corporate compliance programs.  

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What is FISMA and How Is It Related to RMF? 

What is FISMA?

Do you know the difference between FISMA and RMF? We’ve got you covered! Learn how FISMA is related to RMF, the certification process, and the benefits to your agency. 

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How to Grow Your Business in the U.S. with Compliance

How to Grow Your Business in the U.S. with Compliance

Security compliance standards are now common practice in the US and a cost of doing business. EMEA organisations that want to expand into the US are well-advised to begin pursuing compliance certifications.  Learn more about US cybersecurity certifications and how they benefit your organisation.

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How do the HITRUST Assurance Advisories Affect Your Program?

How do the HITRUST Assurance Advisories Affect Your Program?

Three new HITRUST Assurance Advisories were released in June, ahead of the CSF v9.5 update.  Learn how the Assurance Advisories will impact the program stakeholders, affect scope and timing, and have an impact on your current and future HITRUST assessment.  

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After Thousands of Audits; the Truth About the So-Called “14-Day SOC 2”

After Thousands of Audits; the Truth About the So-Called “14-Day SOC 2”

A SOC 2 in 14 days? We’ve completed thousands of them and we can say with authority that this is misleading. As auditors, we believe in accuracy, so we wanted to share what it really takes to complete a SOC 2 and how to get it done as quickly as possible. 

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What Is StateRAMP and How Does It Relate to FedRAMP?

How Does It Relate to FedRAMP?

StateRAMP provides a comprehensive security framework designed to improve cloud security for state and local governments. Learn the ins and outs of the StateRAMP compliance framework, its relationship with FedRAMP and how StateRAMP could impact your business. 

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A-LIGN Employees Virtually Connect for the Second Year in 6th Annual CLIMB Team Building Event

CLIMB Team Building Event

350+ A-LIGN employees (CLIMBERS) connected virtually for our annual summer training event, CLIMB 2021: COMMITMENT. This event connects CLIMBERS from across the globe and ignites the momentum and commitment needed to help us achieve our full potential. 

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