ClarityPad.com hosted on Heroku, a cloud application platform used by organizations of all sizes to deploy and operate applications throughout the world. The Heroku platform allows us to focus on application development and business strategy while taking care of infrastructure management, scaling, and security. The Heroku platform is designed to protect us from threats by applying security controls at every layer from physical to application, and with its ability to rapidly deploy security updates without customer interaction or service interruption.
Heroku’s own infrastructure is hosted and managed within Amazon’s secure data centers and utilize the Amazon Web Service (AWS) technology. Amazon continually manages risk and undergoes recurring assessments to ensure compliance with industry standards. Amazon’s data center operations have been accredited under:
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Whenever your data is in transit between you and us, everything is encrypted, and sent using HTTPS.
ClarityPad.com staff does not access or interact with customer data or applications as part of normal operations. There may be cases where ClarityPad.com is requested to interact with customer data at the request of the customer for support purposes or where required by law. Customer data is access controlled and all access by ClarityPad.com staff is accompanied by customer approval or government mandate, reason for access, actions taken by staff, and support start and end time.
ClarityPad is developed on Ruby on Rails. Some popular applications that run on Rails are Basecamp, Twitter, and GitHub. Ruby on Rails is currently one of the most secure web application frameworks available.