PALO ALTO, CALIF. — April 27, 2021 — ScyllaDB today announced that its Scylla Cloud database-as-a-service has successfully completed a System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Type II examination in an independent third-party audit conducted by one of the Big Four accounting firms.
Scylla Cloud passed the SOC 2 Type II audit with zero exceptions, confirming that it meets or exceeds stringent industry standards for security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality and privacy set by the Auditing Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
“We strive not just for high performance, but the highest level of trust with our users,” said ScyllaDB VP of Product Tzach Livyatan. “The results of our SOC 2 Type II audit confirm that Scylla Cloud meets strict compliance standards and proves our commitment to using best security practices.”
The SOC 2 Type II audit measured the effectiveness of Scylla Cloud security policies and procedures over a six-month period from September 2020 to March 2021. Scylla Cloud will undergo recertification on a biannual basis.
For more information on Scylla’s SOC 2 certification, please visit our Scylla Cloud page here.
Scylla is the real-time big data database. API-compatible with Apache Cassandra and Amazon DynamoDB, Scylla embraces a shared-nothing approach that increases throughput and storage capacity as much as 10X. Comcast, Discord, Fanatics, Grab, Medium, Starbucks, Ola Cabs, Samsung, IBM, Investing.com, Zillow and many more leading companies have adopted Scylla to realize order-of-magnitude performance improvements and reduce hardware costs. ScyllaDB was founded by the team responsible for the KVM hypervisor and is backed by Bessemer Venture Partners, Eight Roads Ventures, Innovation Endeavors, Wing Venture Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, TLV Partners, Magma Venture Partners, Western Digital Capital and Samsung Ventures and more. For more information: ScyllaDB.com.Media Contact: