Connectria Launches HIPAA Compliant Solution on Amazon Web Services

Solution Combines Connectria’s Longstanding HIPAA Compliant Hosting Expertise with the AWS Cloud

HIMSS15, April 13, 2015 – St. Louis-based Connectria Hosting, a world leader in HIPAA Compliant Managed Hosting and founder of the No Jerks Allowed® movement, today announced it is now offering HIPAA Compliant Managed Services on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

In a complex regulatory environment that requires healthcare providers to keep their Protected Health Information (PHI) secure and reliable, many healthcare organizations have chosen to host their PHI in the cloud using hosting companies that specialize in HIPAA Compliant Hosting. Since becoming the first company to deliver HIPAA Compliant Cloud Hosting in 2007, Connectria has provided 100 percent secure and reliable HIPAA Compliant Hosting for hundreds of customers.

As an AWS Partner Network (APN) Advanced Consulting Partner and AWS Reseller, Connectria now provides a turnkey approach to achieving and maintaining HIPAA compliance on AWS. This solution combines Connectria’s years of experience providing HIPAA compliant cloud solutions with its expertise in building/managing AWS environments.

Connectria’s HIPAA Compliant Managed Services on AWS provides a comprehensive suite of security and support features designed to address HIPAA/HITECH standards, includes setup of an AWS environment to meet HIPAA compliance needs, necessary levels of encryption within AWS and ongoing 24/7 managed services to ensure AWS environments remain HIPAA compliant.

“With the rise in popularity of Amazon Web Services, companies began to explore how to implement HIPAA Compliant hosting in AWS,” noted Rich Waidmann, Connectria President and CEO. “In order to meet the needs of companies that want to run HIPAA Compliant environments in AWS, customers may now leverage Connectria’s vast experience in architecting, implementing and managing HIPAA Compliance on AWS industry-leading cloud solutions.”

“Today, healthcare organizations are looking for IT solutions that allow them to move quickly, reduce costs, and better serve patients, in a secure and compliant manner,” said Steve Halliwell, GM, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Amazon Web Services, Inc. “Customers who require HIPAA compliance encompass a wide spectrum of business types and models, from start-up to multinational and traditional to leading edge solutions. Connectria has a wealth of experience in this space and we are pleased that they are now offering their HIPAA Compliant Managed Services on AWS.”

To learn more about Connectria’s HIPAA Compliant Managed Services on AWS, please visit HIPAA on AWS. For those attending HIMSS15, please stop by Connectria’s booth # 8160 to learn more.

About Connectria
Connectria Hosting provides award-winning cloud computing, managed hosting and custom managed hosting solutions for more than 1,000 customers in over 30 countries worldwide. We are experts in complex multi-vendor solutions, and we support the broadest range of technologies, managed services and security in the industry.

At the core of Connectria is our No Jerks Allowed® company philosophy. As The Jerk Free Company®, we've established a unique culture where every individual goes "the extra mile" to take care of our customers. Being The Jerk Free Company® extends beyond our people too. We make it easy to do business with us through flexible terms, scalable solutions and straight-forward pricing to serve the hosting needs of large and small organizations alike.