Want to Talk about Compliance Sometime?

Mountain View, California...I hear you.  If you ever want to chat, you know how to reach me.

Same thing goes for Foster City, California.  I'd love to chat sometime.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Completes SOC 2 and SOC 3 Engagement

The list scope of services that the engagement covered included Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon VPC, Amazon EBS, Amazon RDS, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon SimpleDB, Amazon Direct Connect, Amazon VM Import/Export, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon Glacier, Amazon Storage Gateway, Amazon Elastic MapReduce, Amazon Redshift and Amazon Identity and Access Management and their supporting data centers, including the GovCloud (US) region.

Here's a link to Chad Woolf, Director of AWS Risk and Compliance discussing it in his blog.

This ought to light a fire under anyone out there still using their SOC 1 (SSAE 16) report to provide assurance that it is not designed to provide.