SOC 2 for Beginners

In our 2021 Compliance Benchmark Report, 47% of respondents stated that a SOC 2 was their most important attestation or assessment for their business and was the most-requested assessment from their customers. Not only are organizations using SOC 2 to understand their security posture, they are also depending on a SOC 2 report to help differentiate themselves in their market and to win new business.

Are you considering a SOC 2 assessment but not sure where to start? In this webinar, Scot Thrower, A-LIGN’s Vice President of Solution Advisory and John Baughman, Sr. Solutions Advisor at A-LIGN, will dive into exactly what a SOC 2 is and break down the complexities of how to achieve SOC 2 compliance with practical steps geared toward beginners.

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SOC 2 compliance framework basics, including the five Trust Services Criteria


The differences between SOC 2 report types and benefits of each


How to achieve SOC 2 compliance and what to expect before, during and after


A demo of our compliance management platform, A-SCEND, which helps streamline and simplify the entire process