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DATE: December 12, 2023

Canyon GBS™ Completes Clean SOC 2 Type 2 Audit for the Advising App™ Platform

Scottsdale, AZ – Canyon GBS (, a leading innovator in AI-driven solutions for higher education, is proud to announce the successful completion of a rigorous SOC 2 Type 2 audit for its flagship platform, Advising App™. This achievement underscores the company's unwavering commitment to data security and privacy.

SOC 2 (System and Organization Controls 2) is a widely recognized auditing standard developed by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) to assess and ensure the security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of customer data. Achieving SOC 2 Type 2 compliance demonstrates an organization's dedication to maintaining the highest standards of data protection.

The comprehensive audit, conducted by an independent third-party auditor, evaluated the security controls, policies, and procedures that Canyon GBS™ has in place to safeguard customer data. The Type 2 report specifically examines the effectiveness of these controls over an extended period, providing clients with assurance that security measures are consistently maintained.

Joseph Licata, CEO of Canyon GBS, expressed his satisfaction with the successful audit, stating, "our commitment to data security has always been at the core of our business strategy. This SOC 2 Type 2 compliance achievement is a testament to our ongoing dedication to providing our clients with a secure and trusted platform."

The Advising App™ platform empowers higher education institutions with an AI + CRM + Data + Analytics ecosystem to enhance student support, streamline processes, and improve overall efficiency. The SOC 2 Type 2 compliance reinforces the company's position as a trusted partner for educational institutions seeking to prioritize data security and privacy.

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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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