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DATE: August 28, 2023

Canyon GBS Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 1 Audit, Ensuring the Highest Standards of Security and Compliance

Scottsdale, AZ – Canyon GBS (, a leading provider of integrated technology solutions for higher education, is proud to announce its successful completion of a SOC 2 Type 1 audit for its Advising App ecosystem solution. This milestone underscores the unwavering commitment by Canyon GBS to data security, privacy, and compliance within the educational technology industry.

The SOC 2 (System and Organization Controls) Type 1 audit, conducted by CertPro, examined Canyon GBS internal controls and security practices, specifically in relation to its cloud-based systems and information security. The audit affirmed that Canyon GBS has established and maintained stringent controls to safeguard customer data, ensuring the highest standards of security.

The comprehensive evaluation assessed key areas, including data protection, access controls, and security policies and procedures. Canyon GBS's successful completion of the audit reflects the company's dedication to protecting sensitive information and maintaining the trust of its clients in the education sector.

"We are thrilled to have achieved SOC 2 Type 1 compliance," said Joseph Licata, Founder & CEO of Canyon GBS LLC. "This accomplishment validates our commitment to data security and privacy, especially in the educational landscape. We understand the importance of safeguarding sensitive information in today's digital age, and we continuously strive to exceed industry standards."

The dedication shown by Canyon GBS to security matters aligns with its mission of transforming the way colleges and universities engage with their students. By providing integrated, user-friendly, and secure technology solutions, the company aims to improve student outcomes and promote equity in postsecondary education.

The successful SOC 2 Type 1 audit marks a significant milestone in Canyon GBS journey to delivering innovative, reliable, and secure solutions to educational institutions worldwide. The company looks forward to continuing its mission of revolutionizing higher education while upholding the highest standards of data security and compliance.

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Canyon GBS is a leading technology company specializing in providing integrated solutions for higher education institutions. With a strong commitment to innovation and a focus on improving student outcomes, Canyon GBS offers an integrated ecosystem of products, including AI, CRM, data infrastructure, and analytics, as well as professional services. By leveraging cutting-edge technology and a dedication to data security and privacy, Canyon GBS empowers colleges and universities to transform their student services and achieve greater success.

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