Numerica Credit Union Implements IT-Lifeline’s Disaster Recovery Solution for Faster Recovery of Key IT Systems
SPOKANE, WA (June 13, 2013) IT-Lifeline, a provider of comprehensive business continuity and compliance testing solutions for the financial services industry, today announced Spokane Wash.-based Numerica Credit Union has implemented its disaster recovery and compliance solution for faster recovery of its key IT systems and to enhance regulatory compliance.
IT-Lifeline’s disaster recovery solution enables Numerica to vault data in real time and eliminates the time and cost of recovering data from tape. Additionally, IT-Lifeline’s compliance reporting solution enables Numerica to demonstrate successful testing of critical IT systems and assures regulators that member service will continue if a disaster or outage occurs.
An additional factor for Numerica in its selection was IT-Lifeline’s SSAE 16 SOC II Type II certification, which ensures that the company’s operations and datacenters meet the highest standards for data security and operations.
“The IT-Lifeline solution enables us to cut recovery times from days to hours and reduces the compliance burden so that we can continue focusing on providing great service for our members,” said Kelley Ferguson, chief information officer at Numerica Credit Union.
“Our solution enables Numerica to comply with regulatory requirements and recover data and systems in the most cost effective and compliant manner possible,” said Matt Gerber, CEO of IT-Lifeline.