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Unitas Global Becomes a Member of the Cloud Security Alliance

Unitas Global, the Enterprise Private Cloud company, today announced their membership in the Cloud Security Alliance. Unitas Global has taken this step to strengthen its mission to provide private cloud solutions that enable clients to focus on more innovative and strategic business objectives. With security concerns at the forefront of enterprise IT conversations today, Unitas is committed to promoting the highest level of security through this partnership with the Cloud Security Alliance.

“Unitas is extremely excited to be a contributing corporate member to the Cloud Security Alliance,” said Grant Kirkwood, CEO of Unitas Global, “With the notoriety of the recent Heartbleed vulnerability, IT decision makers now more than ever need to understand and insist that their cloud providers utilize cloud security best practices.”

Unitas Global provides cloud solutions to many of the world’s leading companies across a variety of industries. Surveys of IT decision makers by industry analysts consistently reveal that security is most often the top consideration in selecting a cloud provider. That so many security-conscious organizations have chosen Unitas Global is a testament to the company’s core mission of delivering highly secure cloud solutions.

“Our corporate members continuously prove themselves to be thought-leaders in the cloud security space,” said Jim Reavis, CEO of the CSA. “Unitas’ innovative approach to private cloud, along with their dedication to private cloud security, makes them an ideal candidate for corporate membership. We look forward to partnering with Unitas on exciting cloud security initiatives in the coming months.”

With the Heartbleed vulnerability fading from the headlines, Unitas Global strives to continue the cloud security conversation. Truly secure IT environments are not reactive, but instead preventative. To learn more about preventative tactics and cloud security best practices visit cloudsecurityalliance.org or check out Unitas Global’s white paper “How to Sleep Soundly While Utilizing the Cloud.”

About Unitas Global

Unitas Global is the Enterprise Private Cloud company. The company’s mission is to provide private cloud solutions that enable clients to focus on more innovative and strategic business objectives. Specifically, the Unitas Enterprise Private Cloud solution provides our clients with custom, highly secure and dedicated IT environments that are easy-to-consume, fully managed and backed by an end-to-end SLA, guaranteeing application uptime. By offloading day-to-day infrastructure operations to Unitas Global, our clients are able to refocus and optimize their internal IT resources toward more innovative business-centric initiatives. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Unitas has global Support Operations Centers spanning three continents and presence in over 130 data centers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.unitasglobal.com.

About the Cloud Security Alliance

The Cloud Security Alliance is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. The Cloud Security Alliance is led by a broad coalition of industry practitioners, corporations, associations and other key stakeholders. For further information, visit us at https://cloudsecurityalliance.org/, and follow us on Twitter @cloudsa.

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