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“Since its founding, Lumen21 has provided innovative and cost effective “solutions as a service” to their clients with regulatory needs. The latest in this line up of services includes the cost saving and scalable cloud technology with the additional managed security features allowing them to provide Compliant Cloud Computing as a service.”
With the rapid adoption of the cloud as an “Infrastructure as a Service” (IaaS) Lumen21 recognized that their client base, which heavily consisted of Healthcare, Financial and Retail clients were reluctant to leverage the cloud because of their need for management and security controls required by their governing regulatory entities. Lumen21’s services have traditionally focused on providing the ability to monitor and manage the computer infrastructure of corporations with a special focus on industries where regulatory requirements are key to IT; healthcare, financial services and retail. Lumen 21 has leveraged their extensive history of being a managed services and managed security provider to performing the similar task in the expanding the world of Cloud infrastructure to thehighly regulated verticals in the marketplace. Over the years, the company has built a reputation of being a vendor-neutral provider of information technology solution and is uniquely positioned to provide infrastructure recommendations that solve business problems and allow for maximum flexibility.
What’s different with Lumen21’s Compliant Cloud Computing Service?
Lumen21 Compliant Cloud Computing platform was developed specifically to meet the need of organizations like healthcare, financial services companies, banks, credit unions, retail stores, online retailers, and government agencies by offering all the benefits of a great cloud infrastructure with the management, security and compliance required for regulated based industries.
The Lumen21 Compliant Cloud Computing Solution is HIPAA compliant and validated by HITRUST (Health Information Trust Alliance) Common Security Framework. It allows customers to leverage the Microsoft Azure Cloud or The Amazon AWS platform and its scalability without compromising the security of patient health or financial information. The solution is compliant “out-of-the-box” and is audited to be compliant. It is our believe that it’s the only such audited compliant solution to run on top of the Azure or AWS cloud.
Lumen21 has extensive expertise in managing infrastructure, IT Security, and Compliance coupled with a scalable cloud infrastructure give clients the confidence to leverage cloud infrastructure as a service that is audited and vetted.
Multiple industries are facing different regulatory compliance issues and Lumen21 specializes in providing solutions to them. With its deep expertise, certifications in the IT compliance space and specific service solutions for various verticals, the team equips the clients to address their IT regulations as they seek to adopt newer technology such as the cloud. Lumen21’s services are now spread across mid-size and Fortune 500 organizations in the Healthcare, Banking, Retail, Education, Manufacturing, and Services Industry.
What do Lumen21 Client’s say?
“Compliance is a way of doing business not a point-in-time for our organization. Lumen21’s industry-vetted HIPAA compliant solution hosted on an industrial strength Cloud platform, such as Azure, is the ideal result for us. We gain the benefits of cloud computing in a ready-made compliant bundling that meets our HIPAA regulatory needs.” Robert Patton, President and CEO, Firstsight Vision Services Inc.
The Ultimate Goal
The Managed services industry has been in existence for some time and the ability to set up the proper environment; tools, process, procedures, people, facilities, etc. Is not a small task. Lumen21 has focused on the IT needs of various industries and ‘People, Process and Technology’ have been at the forefront of the Lumen21 evolution along with compliance expertise, ITIL based delivery and multi NOC, SOC, industry recognized tools.
Providing a platform as a service for Software companies to use in order to provide their solutions to the Healthcare, Financial Services and Retail marketplace, Lumen21 is focused on building IT Compliant solutions for regulated industries such as Healthcare, Financial Services and Retail while leveraging more and more of the cloud platform. Lumen21’s specialization, expertise and Compliant Cloud Offering makes it stand out in the marketplace.
“Your need is our focus and priority while delivering quality services, on time and within budget.” - Lumen21