Validation that i3 Business Solutions uses industry accepted security best practices
Grand Rapids, Michigan – January 29, 2013 i3 Business Solutions, a West Michigan technology services firm, announced today it has received the CompTIA Associate Security Trustmark™ from CompTIA, the non-profit association for world’s information technology (IT) industry.
The CompTIA Associate Security Trustmark validates that i3 Business Solutions uses the security processes identified by the IT industry as generally accepted best practices.
“The CompTIA Security Trustmark signifies that i3 Business Solutions adheres to our industry’s highest standards for security practices and business processes in critical areas such as data protection, personnel security and access management,” said Nancy Hammervik, senior vice president, industry relations, CompTIA.
“i3 Business Solutions is focused on improving business results by delivering technology support services,” Mike Ritsema, managing partner, said. “Risk and Security management is central to productive technology in a cloud biased world.”
To earn the CompTIA Associate Security Trustmark i3 Business Solutions conducted a self-review against industry best practices of their security policies, capabilities, practices, and processes in areas such as:
- Security technologies, including firewalls, anti-Virus/ malware/ spyware and intrusion detection
- Vulnerability assessment detection
- Data encryption
- Technical employee knowledge/expertise
- Security clearances and background checks
- Physical and hardware security
- Permissions, passwords and other security requirements
For more information on the CompTIA Security Trustmark visit http://www.comptia.org/businesscred/securitytrustmark.aspx.
About i3 Business Solutions, llc
i3 Business Solutions (www.i3bus.com) led by business partners Kathy Labozzetta and Mike Ritsema, is a consulting firm that provides information technology (IT) and computer networking services to small to mid-sized organizations in the West Michigan area. Based in Grand Rapids, MI for more than 20 years, i3’s services and solutions include cloud biased application productivity, network security, IT staffing, server installation, network management, disaster recovery, backup services, and total information technology outsourcing and managed services.