ORLANDO, FL (3/12/2013) – Server Intellect (www.serverintellect.com) has successfully completed the United States – European Union Safe Harbor self-certification process. This ensures that the company is complying with the international privacy guidelines established by the European Union.
The European Commission’s Directive on Data Protection, established in 1998, prohibits the transfer of personal data to nations that do not meet the EU’s “adequacy” standard for privacy protection.
The U.S. Department of Commerce developed the Safe Harbor framework to bridge differences between U.S. and E.U. privacy law, and it is intended prevent accidental information disclosure by organizations that store customer data
As part of the voluntary certification process, Server Intellect demonstrated compliance with the seven Safe Harbor principles, which include guidelines around maintaining transparent customer communications; ensuring security, privacy and integrity of customer data, and providing an open avenue for customers to contact the company with concerns.
“As the amount of data we share every day grows, the concern about the privacy of that data grows with it,” said Eric Pratt CEO of Server Intellect. “Protecting customer data has always been of paramount importance to our business, our participation in this standard assures to our customers that their data is safe with us.”
About Server Intellect
Server Intellect (www.serverintellect.com), assists businesses and individuals worldwide in achieving their internet technology goals. By offering cloud server hosting, dedicated servers, private cloud servers and complete cloud services coupled with world-class customer service, Server Intellect has become a world-recognized leader in the global web hosting market.