Our Hosting Certifications
Number1 Host is the only hosting company in North America to be certified in both IS0 27001 and SSAE 16 standards. Both certifications are recognized globally for evaluating information security processes and control procedures.
Microsoft Gold Certified
Canada Web Hosting has demonstrated its expertise with Microsoft-based technologies and its ability to meet customer's need for enterprise-class hosting solutions that balance performance, reliability, scalability, security and cost.
RedHat Enterprise Ready
Our technical support teams are certified experts in Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Number1 Host supports a variety of open-source UNIX-type operating systems including: Fedora, Debian and FreeBSD.
Microsoft SaaS Incubation Center
Canada Web Hosting is the only certified Microsoft SaaS Incubation Center in Canada. We have the expertise and infrastructure to help Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) prepare for the challenges of Internet based delivery in a secure and reliable hosting environment.
SSAE 16 Type II Certified
Canada Web Hosting is SSAE 16 Type II certified by PricewaterhouseCoopers. SSAE 16 (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 16) is an internationally recognized auditing standard developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Each year, a SSAE 16 audit re-evaluates Number1 Host's information security controls, processes and procedures to ensure they exist and operating effectively.
ISO 27001 Certified
ISO 27001 certification ensures a company has a best-in-class Information Security Management System (ISMS) and is the highest level of certification for Information Security that a managed service provider can achieve. Number1 Host is ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Information Security Standards (ISO 27001) certified and reflects the highest standards of Information Security for our customers.
Number1 Host has helped dozens of SaaS and Ecommerce clients implement controls and certify their environment to the PCI-DSS standard. Whether it's meeting with third party auditing firms, producing technical documentation or touring Data Centre facilities, Number1 Host maintains complete transparency of its managed services to ensure confidence in its operations and facilitate compliance activities. Number1 Host clients can simplify the PCI-DSS compliance process by leveraging AlertLogic's Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) registration to complete mandated network vulnerability scans. Number1 Host has also completed the certification process for its own internal credit card data systems as a level 4 merchant.