H5 Data Centers Awarded ISO 27001 Certification

Setting the standard to helps organizations keep information assets secure

Denver, CO – August 24, 2017
H5 Data Centers, a national colocation and wholesale data center provider, announced today that it has successfully attained the respected Interactional Organization for Standardization certification (ISO 27001). This certification is the highest ISO standard for data security and an integral part of a growing ISO/IEC 27000 family of standards.

"The dedication and competence of H5’s employees are a direct reflection of what it takes to obtain this internationally recognized ISO certification” said xxx H5 customer. “Our organization expects the highest level of information security and commends H5 Data Centers not only on this award but their hard work and professionalism we see every day."

ISO 27001 Operational Requirements:

  • Systematically examine the organization's information security risks, taking account of the threats, vulnerabilities, and impacts;
  • Design and implement a coherent and comprehensive suite of information security controls and/or other forms of risk treatment (such as risk avoidance or risk transfer) to address those risks that are deemed unacceptable; and
  • Adopt an overarching management process to ensure that the information security controls continue to meet the organization's information security needs on an ongoing basis.

"EAs a company, we are committed to organizational advancement like this. H5 takes pride in insuring the reliability and security to each data center in our national portfolio,” said Josh Simms, CEO of H5 Data Centers. “This certification is our ongoing dedication to our current and future customers."

H5’s Denver, CO. headquarters exemplifies the IOS 27000 standard. It includes two independent Tier III data centers and over 17 MWs of utility and generator power supporting private data center suites and wholesale colocation space. The data center campus supports the mission-critical IT infrastructure for Fortune 500 companies who choose H5 for its 10-year, 100% uptime track record, security features, and dedicated customer service.

About H5 Data Centers:
H5 Data Centers is one of the leading privately-owned data center operators in the United States with 1.5 million square feet under management. The company designs and engineers flexible and scalable data center and interconnection solutions to address the business and operational requirements of its customers. H5 Data Centers currently owns data centers in Ashburn, Atlanta, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Phoenix, San Jose, San Luis Obispo, and Seattle. For more information, visit www.h5datacenters.com

H5 Data Centers Media Contact

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