Introduction to SOC 2

Learn the basics of SOC 2 and why it’s the most accepted security framework.

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Get up to speed on SOC 2

If you’ve been asked for your SOC 2, and you’re not quite sure where to begin, you’ve come to the right place.

SOC 2, or System and Organization Controls 2, is a security framework created by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). It’s a widely recognized standard for demonstrating an organization’s ability to keep customer data secure and sought after by growing SaaS companies to build trust with customers, partners, and investors.

Get a basic overview of SOC 2, learn why SOC 2 compliance is important, and build your understanding of the five Trust Services Criteria.

Introduction to SOC 2

Introduction to SOC 2

A black and white drawing of a rock formation.

Get up to speed on SOC 2

If you’ve been asked for your SOC 2, and you’re not quite sure where to begin, you’ve come to the right place.

SOC 2, or System and Organization Controls 2, is a security framework created by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). It’s a widely recognized standard for demonstrating an organization’s ability to keep customer data secure and sought after by growing SaaS companies to build trust with customers, partners, and investors.

Get a basic overview of SOC 2, learn why SOC 2 compliance is important, and build your understanding of the five Trust Services Criteria.

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Achieving SOC 2 compliance proves to your customers that you prioritize protecting their data. In fact, this proof of compliance helps your company to raise capital, sell to larger customers, and rise above the competition.

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Vanta in Action: Compliance Automation

Demonstrating security compliance with a framework like SOC 2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, etc. is not only essential for scaling your business and raising capital, it also builds an important foundation of trust.

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Coffee & Compliance: Streamlining SOC 2 compliance with Vanta and AWS

SOC 2 is a sought-after security framework for growing SaaS companies. It demonstrates your ability to safeguard the privacy and security of your customer data. But achieving it can be time-consuming and expensive.

Coffee & Compliance: Streamlining SOC 2 compliance with Vanta and AWS
Coffee & Compliance: Streamlining SOC 2 compliance with Vanta and AWS

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