OnCourse Completes SAS70 Audit
OnCourse announced today that it has achieved Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 (SAS 70) Type II Certification, one of the most stringent auditing standards for technology service providers. The rigorous requirements for the SAS 70 Type II validate that OnCourse delivers an effective operating environment with rigorous processes and controls which ensure the highest standards of security, reliability and availability. The SAS 70 Type II audit was performed through meticulous reviews and tests of OnCourse’s operational processes and controls by independent auditor Lurie, Besikof, Lapidus and Company, LLP. SAS 70 is an auditing statement issued by the Auditing Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The standard defines the professional standards that are to be used by service auditors when assessing the internal controls of a service organization. The SAS 70 Type II has become one of the most widely recognized and respected auditing standards for technology service companies.