PCI Hosting Information & Guide

The guide to PCI Compliance and PCI Web Hosting

Planning Ahead for PCI Compliance

The Internet has made it easier than ever to start your own company right from the comfort of your living room couch, and all you have to do is accept credit card payments online. Yet, the second you start processing cardholder data, you’re bound by the PCI-DSS guidelines. How can you be sure that you’re not missing any requirements for PCI compliance services?...

The Highest Costs of PCI Compliance

When developing a successful strategy for PCI compliance services, it’s a good idea to be prepared for where the highest compliance costs hide. Here’s a look at the top three largest investments for achieving and maintaining PCI compliance. Physical Access Security Although many merchants think of PCI compliance as a virtual safeguard, the PCI DSS...

How to Build a Successful PCI Compliance Program

One of the most common mistakes in attempting to build a successful PCI compliance program is to start out with the wrong impression of what, exactly, PCI compliance entails. This leads merchants to pursue PCI compliance services with an attitude of crisis management rather than thinking about long-term risk mitigation. Here are some tips to help you build a...

3 Steps to PCI Compliance

Maintaining PCI DSS compliance services is critical for every merchant who processes, transmits or stores cardholder data. Yet, obtaining compliance can feel overwhelming and confusing, given the number of requirements specified in the guidelines. Here are three easy steps toward ensuring that your business is PCI compliant.   Honest Assessment The first...

Importance of Using a PCI Compliant Hosting Provider

Importance of Service Provider PCI Compliance While most service providers now understand that delivering PCI compliance services are a must, not all providers fully understand the process that’s required in order to become compliant and assess their compliance. Knowing what’s involved is crucial for client and provider alike in order to protect against...