FreeAgent Security

Are you searching for the right cloud accounting software for your business? If security is your top priority, this is one of the ways that Flow’s team of cloud accounting experts can help you. When your business’s financial information is stored in the clouds, it’s only natural to have concerns about its security and safety from online theft or fraud. However, there are high-quality solutions out there, and one of the best on the market is FreeAgent.

Here’s why:

Top-notch facilities – As well as owning all of their own hardware, FreeAgent also uses The Bunker to host their servers. As one of the most respected and secure hosting providers in the world, you can sleep easy, safe in the knowledge that your data is quite literally being guarded in – you guessed it – a bunker.

100% network connectivity – FreeAgent supports Internet connection through a variety of network providers, meaning their Tier 3 data centres (DCs) are guaranteed to be switched on and tuned in, no matter what.

Secure encryptions – The protection of your data is top of FreeAgent’s agenda. That’s why all transactions conducted between you and their servers is encrypted by 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. If you’re in any doubt, this is the same software that banks use to safeguard their sensitive information.

Infallible backup – FreeAgent has two geographically-independent DCs, meaning that a backup is always available in the unlikely event that one entire centre fails. Furthermore, comprehensive backups are run every four hours, with smaller backup sweeps taking place several times an hour. You can also make your own hard and soft copies of your data for additional peace of mind.

Feel secure with Flow
Still apprehensive about entrusting your sensitive data to an online accountancy system? At Flow, we understand your concerns and are committed to dispelling any fears you may have right from the get-go.

Our team of cloud accounting experts will make sure you’re 100% happy with the security of your FreeAgent account. For more information about FreeAgent’s security features and the lengths they go to to safeguard your data, get in touch today.