We’re dedicated to building trust with our customers across the globe, and helping them fit Dropbox into their compliance strategies. And with the compliance landscape regularly shifting, we strive to stay ahead of the curve as new standards and certifications are introduced. So today, we’re excited to announce three new certifications—CSA STAR Level 2, ISO 27017, and ISO 22301—and updates to our existing compliance measures.
Founded in 1873, Aller Group is the largest publisher of weekly magazines in the Nordics. Today, we’re pleased to announce Aller has rolled out Dropbox Enterprise to its staff as the company puts cloud at the forefront of its technology strategy.
As we approach the end of 2015, we’re closing out a landmark year for Dropbox. Over 400 million people around the world are now using our platform to simplify the way they work. Our users save over 1 billion files each day and have created over 2.8 billion sharing connections. And we’ve seen huge adoption within businesses, too, with over 150,000 paying business customers—50,000 of which signed up in the past 10 months.
Update (February 23, 2016): If you’re a Dropbox Business team admin, you can now sign a BAA electronically from the Account page in the Admin Console.
Whether it’s standards widely accepted or up-and-coming, we’re dedicated to supporting our customers’ compliance needs. So we’re happy to share some exciting news: Dropbox now supports HIPAA and HITECH Act compliance for our customers. It’s an important milestone that allows businesses in the healthcare, pharmaceutical, and insurance industries to use Dropbox to work smarter.
Today we’re hosting Dropbox Open, an event for our business customers. Our co-founder and CEO, Drew Houston, just finished up his keynote, which included a discussion with Salesforce’s Marc Benioff, and special appearances from customers including National Geographic and News Corp. We also made several announcements about our business, and here are the top five…