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How SOC 2 Compliance Sets Weld Up for Long-Term Success

A case of investing in compliance early for a smoother journey

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How Emerge Got a Head Start on SOC 2 Compliance with Drata

A case of why becoming compliant early is a must when dealing with enterprise customers.

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How Chameleon Leveled-Up Their Security Program with SOC 2 Type 2 Compliance

A case of building confidence in processes, tooling, and evidence required for standing up a strong security posture. Learn how Chameleon…

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How Runway Propelled Its Business with SOC 2 Compliance

A case of a small team on the fast track to a strong security posture. Runway makes it easy for teams to coordinate their mobile app releases.

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How Axero Solutions Achieved SOC 2 Compliance in Record Time

A case of an intranet software company using Drata to augment their compliance program. Axero designs digital workspaces that empower employees to communicate, collaborate, manage tasks and events, organize content, and develop their company culture.

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Why HeadsUp Pivoted to Drata from a Legacy Player to Achieve SOC 2 Type 2

A case of how Drata’s continuous monitoring eased the heavy lift of evidence collection for a new company. HeadsUp launched in 2020 with the goal of helping sales and revenue teams understand how customers use their products.

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How Trust & Will Prioritized Security While Doubling in Size

A case of doing right by your customers and their data, even with competing priorities and massive growth. Learn how Trust & Will…

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Why Ariglad Chose Drata to Achieve SOC 2 Type 2 and Reach New Customers

A case of Ariglad is a human resources technology platform that engages employees and builds trust by facilitating anonymous communication leadership, operations and human resources teams…

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How Air Used Compliance Automation to Sell to Enterprise

A case of an early-stage company being committed, resourceful, and open to wearing many hats in order to successfully meet SOC 2

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How Pilot Used SOC 2 to Prove Their Commitment to Security

A case of a company obtaining compliance 4x faster by working with an automation solution. Pilot’s solution focuses on distributed global payroll and HR operations…

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How Pequity’s Partnership Approach Helped Ensure Successful SOC 2 Compliance

A case of working closely with Drata’s customer support team to achieve SOC 2 and kickstart company security efforts…

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How Clair Embraced Drata to Gain and Maintain SOC 2

A case of leveraging a Drata’s features, functionality, and customer support to quickly and efficiently receive a SOC 2 report and…

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How FinTech Company Zūm Rails Quickly Obtained SOC 2

A case of a financial SaaS copmany using Drata to preemptively focus on continuous compliance in order to meet high stakes industry demands…

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How Demoflow Used Drata to Get Enterprise-Ready Quickly

A case of founders who know a thing or two about risk, and who understand the importance of mitigating risk for their customers…

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How Iteratively Got Their SOC 2 Fast with Drata

A case of how starting early with SOC 2 can ensure things are set up to scale securely from day one. Learn how Iteratively…

BLOG ARTICLE

Drata Among Founding Supporters of Open Finance Data Security Standard (OFDSS)

Last week marked six months since launching Drata out of stealth, and today we’re proud to announce our $25M Series A round led by GGV…

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Drata Reaches Unicorn Status with $100M in Series B Funding

Last week marked six months since launching Drata out of stealth, and today we’re proud to announce our $25M Series A round led by GGV…

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Drata on its $100M Series B Led by ICONIQ Growth

The role of a company’s Chief Information Security Officer has evolved over the past few years…to put it lightly…

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SOC 2+ HIPAA: What You Need to Know

What is HIPAA compliance? How can you get started? And how much overlap does it have with SOC 2? Here are some answers.

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HIPAA Compliance: a Beginner’s Guide

What is HIPAA compliance? How can you get started? And how much overlap does it have with SOC 2? Here are some answers.

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Score Your Company’s SOC 2 Readiness

Is your company ready to accelerate its SOC 2 Readiness? Use Drata’s dynamic readiness checklist to score your SOC 2 readiness level and understand what getting your SOC 2 report entails…

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SOC 2 Type 2: A Beginner’s Guide

When a prospective customer asks for a SOC 2 report, the first thing you need to know is this: Do they require a Type 2 or will they accept a Type 1 prior to completing a Type 2? Both reports will prove compliance with security best practices, but there are some key differences you’ll need to plan for.

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SOC 2 Audit Exceptions: What Are They and How to Avoid Them

You’re getting ready for your first SOC 2 audit. You’ve got your controls in place and have selected an audit firm to partner with. Now, it’s time for your observation period—and you’re concerned about exceptions.

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Silicon Valley CISO Investments: Supporting Security Startups Through an Expert Lens

The role of a company’s Chief Information Security Officer has evolved over the past few years…to put it lightly…

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The Beginner’s Guide to SOC 2 Criteria and the Controls you Need in Place to Satisfy those Criteria

What is a SOC 2 criteria or requirement? What is a control and which ones do we need to implement? Learn from Drata experts on how to design and implement the right controls to satisfy the SOC 2 requirements and ace your audit…

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Drata Raises $25M Series A Led by GGV Capital to Support Rapid Growth of its Next-Gen Compliance Automation Platform

Last week marked six months since launching Drata out of stealth, and today we’re proud to announce our $25M Series A round led by GGV…

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SOC 2 vs. ISO 27001

It’s no surprise that security frameworks like SOC 2 and certifications like ISO 27001 are becoming ever more important for any company that handles customer data (which is most of us these days), but what’s the difference…

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The Top 9 Mistakes Companies Make With SOC 2 Compliance

We asked Troy Fine, an experienced SOC 2 auditor and senior manager at Schneider Downs, about the most common mistakes he sees companies make before and during their SOC 2 audit…

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What is a SOC 2 Report & Does My Company Need One?

A SOC 2 report is a CPA-certified attestation that your company meets security standards. Here’s what that means and why it matters…

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SOC 2 Automation Software: What it is and Why You Need it

What is SOC 2 automation software and why do you need it? Companies today are putting SOC 2 on autopilot. Here’s how they’re doing it…

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SOC 2 Compliance: A Beginner’s Guide

SOC 2 compliance means having controls in place to meet industry standards for security, privacy, availability, processing integrity, and confidentiality. Here’s everything you need to know…

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SOC 2 Guide: 7 Pro Tips to Streamline Your SOC 2

The 7 things SaaS companies can do to get SOC 2 audit-ready in as little as 2 weeks. Embarking on a SOC 2 process can be overwhelming. Typically when SOC 2 becomes a priority, it’s something you needed yesterday…

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Drata raises $3.2M from Cowboy Ventures, Leaders Fund, SV Angel, and Prominent Angels to Automate SOC 2

My team and I are thrilled to introduce Drata to the world, and announce our $3.2M seed round led by Cowboy Ventures with participation from…

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Answers to the 7 Most Frequently Asked Questions About SOC 2

SOC 2 reports provide information about how effectively a service provider manages the security, privacy, and integrity of sensitive…

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5 Reasons Why You Do Not Need a SOC 2 Report

You’ll find plenty of content online regarding the benefits of SOC 2, but here’s the truth about why you don’t need to worry about it…

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Earning the Trust of Your Customers and Prospects with SOC 2

A SOC 2 report allows your company to show that it’s operating in a secure manner so you can win and retain more business…

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The Top 14 Security Policies Your Company Needs for SOC 2

During a SOC 2 examination, an auditor reviews that your company has documented policies and procedures relating to your information security (“infosec”) program…

Webinar

A Unicorn’s Take on Prioritizing Security & Compliance

Learn how Clearco (formerly Clearbanc), the “pay as you grow” financing pioneer is empowering their team and leveraging automation to meet SOC 2, streamline processes, and prioritize security alongside unicorn-level…

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Building a Security & Compliance Roadmap: The Why & How for Health Tech Companies

Get Jarvis Analytics’ playbook on how they leveraged automation to set up a foundational security program, without depleting in-house engineering resources.

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Learn how Iteratively used Drata to get their SOC 2 report faster than most thought possible, and now monitor their security & compliance posture…