CoreSite Realty completes, obtains compliance reports data center colocation services

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the US, has announced it has successfully completed the following annual examinations for the colocation services offered across its platform of 17 operating multi-tenant data centers, the company said.

The completion of these various compliance objectives demonstrates CoreSite´s ongoing commitment to operational excellence, while enabling its customers to meet a diverse array of industry compliance and United States regulatory requirements.

The SOC 1 and SOC 2 examinations are attestation standards issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and both reports have been issued under Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 18 , which is the new AICPA standard for SOC reports.

ISO 27001 is an internationally recognized standard that outlines the requirements for constructing a risk-based framework to initiate, implement, maintain, and manage information security within an organization.

The PCI DSS is a broad set of standards that require merchants and service providers that maintain or host systems that store, process, or transmit customer payment-card data to adhere to strict information security controls and processes. As a provider of data center colocation services, CoreSite has proactively met the relevant requirements for its business in support of the PCI compliance needs of its customers. The 2017 PCI DSS report has been issued under version 3.2, which is the current standard for this report.

HIPAA requires that covered entities and business associates take strong measures to protect the privacy and security of protected health information.

All examinations and assessments were conducted by Schellman & company, LLC, an independent CPA and Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) firm.

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. For more information, visit