Cambridge Cognition Selects Armor to Secure Neurological Testing Software

March 16, 2016

Global Science and Technology Company Turns to Armor for Expertise in Managed Security and HIPAA Compliance for Healthcare Organizations

RICHARDSON, TEXAS – March 16, 2016 – Healthcare data is some of the most critical and multifaceted information to secure, especially given the complexity associated with HIPAA compliance mandates. Cambridge Cognition, a global science and technology company, has chosen Armor, the leader in active cyber defense, to manage the security of their Cambridge Neuropsychological Test Automated Battery (CANTAB) technology, used in hundreds of research institutions, clinical drug trials and healthcare systems worldwide to assess cognitive health.

Cambridge Cognition is a leading global provider of cognitive assessment software dedicated to excellence in pharmaceutical clinical trials and improving the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of cognitive disorders. The organization’s CANTAB® products, which are neuropsychological tests to assess an individual’s cognitive function, are backed by over 30 years of scientific heritage.

Given the sensitivity and criticality of the data produced in CANTAB products, Cambridge Cognition selected Armor Complete for its military-grade secure cloud environment recognized for providing organizations with a proven HIPAA compliant platform.

By managing all aspects of the cloud-based security environment, Armor ensures the CANTAB software is always exceeding HIPAA compliance requirements and guarantees dwells times that are 100 times shorter than the industry average.

Key Highlights

HIPAA-compliant solution to address U.S. marketplace
• Dual-site solution offering data center resilience
• Global footprint for Armor, matches the global aspirations of Cambridge Cognition CANTAB technology

Quotes

Kurt Hagerman, CISO | Armor
“Armor manages security for four of the top 10 healthcare SaaS companies. Healthcare organizations of all sizes and areas of focus trust the company’s security-first solutions and thorough understanding of industry compliance. Considering our breadth of customer engagement in the healthcare space, Armor lives and breathes the ins and outs of HIPAA compliance mandates. We applaud the work of Cambridge Cognition, and we looking forward to working side-by-side with them to assure CANTAB software remains secure so they can focus on the new wave of cognitive health innovation.”

Ricky Dolphin, Director of Technical Operations | Cambridge Cognition
“The work that we do developing sensitive tests to help measure cognitive function is very important to our customers and the overall mission of the company. Working with Armor to secure our cloud environments grants us the peace of mind that our data security is of the highest standards and the freedom to remain focused on what’s important to us as a company — and that’s helping to move the needle forward for cognitive health research.”

About Cambridge Cognition
Cambridge Cognition is a global science and technology company supporting universities, healthcare providers, and companies in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry with digital cognitive assessment products to improve mental health research, safe and effective drug development and patient wellbeing. For more information, visit: www.cambridgecognition.com.

About Armor
The leader in active cyber defense, Armor offers customer-centric security outcomes for retail and eCommerce enterprises, healthcare organizations, payment leaders and financial institutions. Armor protects highly sensitive data for the most security-conscious companies in the world. With its proven cybersecurity approach and proprietary cloud infrastructure built specifically for security, compliance and performance, responsible businesses choose Armor to reduce their risk. For more information, visit armor.com or call 1-844-682-2858.

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