Thursday, May 3, 2018
I’m proud to announce that our Azure Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) Common Security Framework (CSF) Certification was not only renewed by HITRUST, but our certification scope has expanded from last year by more than 250 percent! The HITRUST CSF Certification is the most widely recognized security accreditation in the healthcare industry.
Monday, March 5, 2018
“The best part of the Azure Security & Compliance Blueprint is that it encompasses the exact Azure services architecture required to help customers meet their HIPAA and HITRUST security, privacy, and compliance obligations, along with supporting documentation and a fully-automated deployment process.” Tibi Popp, CTO, Archive360
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Today we are pleased to announce the release of a new Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint - FFIEC Financial Services Regulated Workloads.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Today we are pleased to announce the general availability of a new Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint for PCI DSS-compliant Payment Processing environments, the only auditor reviewed, 100% automated solution for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard - PCI DSS 3.2 technical controls.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Azure Government Engineering is pleased to announce the release of Azure Blueprint for the UK Government’s Cloud Security Principles. Blueprint empowers Azure customers to build the most secure cloud solutions on the most secure cloud platform.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Microsoft continues to lead the charge in realizing the power and promise of the cloud for Government customers. We are pleased to announce that Azure Government has been granted authorization for 12…
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
We are pleased to announce that Azure’s Government Cloud has expanded its FedRAMP Provisional Authorization to Operate (P-ATO) with the addition of five new offerings.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Azure Government Engineering is pleased to announce the initial release of the Azure Blueprint program! The program is designed to facilitate the secure and compliant use of Azure for government agencies and third-party providers building on behalf of government.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
We are excited to announce that Microsoft Azure is the first hyper-scale cloud computing platform which enables Affordable Care Act (ACA) Administering Entities (AEs) to address the Minimum Acceptable Risk Standards for Exchanges (MARS-E) 2.0 security and privacy control requirements.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Following the announcement of FedRAMP Accelerated on March 28, 2016, I spent a lot of time thinking about ways to improve the agility of regulatory frameworks in a cloud-centric world.