SECURITY & TESTING

Security is an integral part of the EDGE application. Our hosting environment Piksel Carelink is one of the longest established, most highly accredited specialist provider of N3 managed hosting services. They have been providing managed hosting on N3 (formerly NHS.net) since 1998. Carelink is a hosted Tier 4 data centre with an availability of 99.995%. This equates to less than 1hour of down time per year. Piksel Carelkink also have a long history of submission to the IG Toolkit and accreditations in ISO9001 and ISO27001.

EDGE has recently undergone testing to ensure the security of the system and the data it stores. The penetration testing was recently completed and certifies that EDGE has been subject to black box penetration testing and additional security requirements. Please find the 2018 certificate below along with accreditation certificates for Piksel Carelink.

Penetration Testing Certificate

EDGE UK – SSL CERTIFICATE

PIKSEL ISO9001

PIKSEL 27001 Certificate

PIKSEL Security Fact Sheet

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We hope that this has provided you with the information you need regarding security and testing. If you would like to know more, please contact us at edge@soton.ac.uk