DataBank Completes FedRAMP Audit for Its CloudPlus Cloud Platforms Located in Baltimore, MD and Phoenix, AZ

 

DataBank, a provider of enterprise-grade data center, cloud, and connectivity services, has completed the recertification and authorization of the GSA’s Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) for its secured, federal CloudPlus platform under both IaaS and PaaS certification categories.

DataBank’s FedRAMP-Compliant CloudPlus is currently located in Baltimore, MD and Phoenix, AZ with plans for expanding to two more locations by year’s end. The company plans to focus and serve the needs of federal, state, local, and educational organizations, as well as Systems Integrators (SIs) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Providers focused on the federal marketplace.

The Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO) audit and validation process leveraged the latest NIST 800-53R4 security framework and validated the IaaS, PaaS, and comprehensive suite of DataBank NIST-compliant security offerings.

The coverage of the Authorization to Operate (ATO) includes traditional IaaS and PaaS services enhanced with fully managed DDoS Protection, Intrusion Detection, Intrusion Prevention, Web Application Firewalls, Antivirus, Host-based Intrusion Prevention, Log Offloading, Configuration Scanning, Patch Management, Dual Factor Authentication (token or PIV/CAC Cards), Backup Services, SynFlood Protection, Load Balancing, CDN, FIPS 140-2 compliant encryption, Compute, Storage, Hypervisor, Network, Internal and External Vulnerability Scanning, SIEM, and 24/7 SOC and NOC operations.

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