Bluelock’s Commitment to Privacy and Data Security is Reinforced with Safe Harbor Certification

Certification of compliance ensures customer data is protected

(Indianapolis, IN – July 22, 2014)Bluelock, a certified VMware vCloud® Datacenter provider of Virtual Datacenters hosted in the public cloud, today announces completion of self-certification of compliance with the United States – European Union Safe Harbor Framework. Completion of this framework demonstrates Bluelock’s continued committed to strict data privacy requirements and regulations to ensure the privacy and security of customer information.

After undertaking several internal audits to comply with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal information from customers, Bluelock has been deemed compliant. In addition to Safe Harbor, TRUSTe, the most recognized Internet privacy seal program in the world, also granted Bluelock the TRUSTe Privacy Seal, which signifies their privacy policy and practices have been reviewed for compliance with the TRUSTe program.

“As a company who protects and recovers important data and applications, it’s easy to understand why data privacy is of critical importance to Bluelock,” says Chris Babel, CEO at TRUSTe. “With the TRUSTe privacy seal, Bluelock sends a clear signal to its customers that it respects and will protect their personal information.”

When providing cloud-enabled managed hosting services, Bluelock retains personal data processed on behalf of its clients, protecting data for the expanse of the customer relationship. With Safe Harbor certification, customers of Bluelock can trust their data is safe.

“Meeting the requirements of a major compliance framework demands time and resources, and Bluelock’s ability to gain Safe Harbor certification serves as a testament to the dedication and commitment of protecting our customer’s information to the highest degree,” says Martin Van Buren, chief operating officer, Bluelock.

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