Cloudera completes certification for cloud offerings

Cloudera, the provider of the modern platform for machine learning and advanced analytics, has completed an SOC 2 Type II Service Organization Control (SOC 2) examination for two of its products in accordance with attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the company said.

Conducted by Coalfire Controls, LLC, an independent cyber risk and IT advisory services firm, the findings affirm that Cloudera Director, for cloud provisioning and Cloudera Navigator Optimizer, for workload offload and optimization assistance meet the SOC 2 standards relative to the Security Trust Services Principle and Criteria.

The SOC 2 report provides assurance to Cloudera and its customers that the company has designed and implemented effective security controls, as defined in the SOC 2 standards, relative to certain of its cloud offerings.

For any company to receive SOC 2 Certification it must have sufficient policies and strategies that satisfactorily protect client´s data pursuant to the SOC 2 specification. SOC 2 is designed for advanced IT service providers and includes a set of criteria called Trust Principals.

Cloudera delivers the platform for machine learning and advanced analytics built on the latest open source technologies. The world´s leading organizations trust Cloudera to help solve their most challenging business problems with Cloudera Enterprise, the fastest, easiest and most secure data platform available for the modern world.