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2011-08-19 00:02:05

With the change from SAS 70 to SSAE 16 effective June 15, 2011, there are now more choices for service organizations when it comes to undergoing an independent audit of the controls in place surrounding the services the organization provides its clients.

2011-08-11 11:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug.

2011-08-09 07:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a U.S. provider of powerful, network-rich data centers, today announced the company has completed a SSAE 16 Type 2 audit covering eleven operational data centers.

2011-07-13 08:30:00

NEWARK, N.J., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it is an act of brazen deceit regarding the discharge of toxic chemicals or a matter of "shading the truth" on emissions, either action constitutes environmental fraud, according to veteran environmental attorney James A. Kosch.

2011-07-08 10:42:00

NEW YORK, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new book authored by PwC US and published by The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Research Foundation, audit committee members, financial reporting experts, governance specialists, and internal audit directors share insights on the financial reporting environment and how audit committees are responding.

2011-07-05 09:04:00

SHENYANG, China, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ: APWR) ("A-Power"), a leading provider of distributed power generation systems in China and a manufacturer of wind turbines, today announced that Mr.

2011-06-29 00:00:00

SSAE 16 data center compliance seems to be a hot topic these days, due in large part to the new AICPA Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE ) No. 16 replacing SAS 70.

2011-06-21 09:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions, today announced that Sonic Automotive (NYSE: SAH), one of the largest and most successful automotive retailers in the United States, has chosen MetricStream Internal Audit Management and Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOx) Compliance Solutions to automate, streamline and centralize its entire internal audit system and related processes across the...

2011-06-13 13:00:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An overwhelming majority of finance and audit executives say that the global recession didn't impact their Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance efforts, according to new research from Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global business consulting and internal audit firm.

2011-06-10 07:57:00

SHENYANG, China, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd.

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