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Mike Annand, Director of Customer Compliance

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Dec 102019

How to Pass a PCI Compliance Audit Quickly, While Also Becoming More Secure

| Director of Customer Compliance

At Armor, we’ve helped many companies over the years become PCI compliant and pass their audits. We’ve learned that while PCI compliance is complicated, you can become compliant in a decent amount of time. Furthermore, becoming PCI compliant can help your business become more secure, which is the whole point of PCI compliance. If you […]

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Mike Annand

Director of Customer Compliance

Mike Annand serves as the Director of Customer Compliance at Armor. Mike has over 20 years of IT Operations and compliance related experience. He is a trusted advisor to Armor prospects and customers on PCI, HIPAA, HITRUST, ISO-27001 and SOC. Mike has spent time implementing security controls in the retail, banking and energy sectors, as well as several years as a security assessor and practice manager.

Dec 32019

How to Attain HITRUST Compliance in Less Time

| Director of Customer Compliance

At Armor, we’ve helped over 1,000 companies become more secure, many of which became HITRUST certified. We’ve learned that while HITRUST compliance is complicated, you can become HITRUST certified in less time with the right approach. Unfortunately, some infrastructure companies state in their marketing that all you need to do is to use their technology […]

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Mike Annand

Director of Customer Compliance

Mike Annand serves as the Director of Customer Compliance at Armor. Mike has over 20 years of IT Operations and compliance related experience. He is a trusted advisor to Armor prospects and customers on PCI, HIPAA, HITRUST, ISO-27001 and SOC. Mike has spent time implementing security controls in the retail, banking and energy sectors, as well as several years as a security assessor and practice manager.