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Founded in 2013 by the Cloud Security Alliance, the Security Trust Assurance and Risk (STAR) registry encompasses key principles of transparency, rigorous auditing, and cloud security and privacy best practices.


Co-location services (Caged or Shared) allow customers to host their business critical servers, data, applications and telecom equipment in a highly secure, reliable, power redundant, and scalable IT environment. Co-location services are designed to deliver business continuity.
It gives companies' space within state-of-the-art data center in an optimized environment with around-the-clock technical support. Companies can retain full control of their IT equipment without the ongoing expenses of maintaining an in-house computer room.
Caged Co-location services are provided with a dedicated cage with lock and key. Caged and Shared Co-Location services could be managed either by V2 or the customer through V2’ managed and unmanaged facilities.

Information about IaaS
Listed Since: 09/13/2021
Last Updated: 11/01/2023

STAR Level 1

Self-Assessment & Partner-Provided

Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire v4.0.2

CAIQ 4.0.2 Self-assessment
Offers an industry-accepted way to document what security controls exist in IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS services. It provides a set of Yes/No questions a cloud consumer and cloud auditor may wish to ask of a cloud provider to ascertain their compliance to the CSA Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM).

STAR Level 2

Third-Party Audit

Organizations looking for a third-party audit can choose from one or more of the security and privacy audits and certifications.

Cloud Controls Matrix v3.0.1

STAR Certification
A technology-neutral certification leveraging the requirements of the ISO/IEC 27001 management system standard together with the CSA Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM).