SAN FRANCISCO, July 2, 2019 -- Today Sapling, the leading People Operations Platform announced that it has successfully completed the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type 1 audit, conducted by A-Lign, a leading cyber security and compliance services firm. The audit affirms that Sapling’s information security practices, policies, procedures and operations meet the SOC 2 standard for security, availability, and confidentiality.“Obtaining the Soc 2 Type 1 compliance reinforces Sapling’s ongoing commitment to deliver world class services to HR professionals via a secure, globally scalable platform. This independent validation of security controls is crucial for our customers and integration partners, especially when managing highly sensitive people data” says Bart Macdonald, Sapling’s CEO and cofounder. By achieving SOC 2 Type 1 compliance, Sapling is excited about the opportunity to accelerate innovation of new services and global growth to bring services to more customers worldwide.Sapling’s mission within the $25bn HRTech industry is to empower people to reach their potential through data, automation and connectivity, with a specific focus on fast growing and geographically distributed teams. In this sector, there is particular urgency for addressing the growing gap between specialized HR Teams’ requirements, and the software that supports it. About Sapling Sapling is the leading onboarding and People Operations platform supercharged for medium-sized companies. Our software streamlines HR processes, creates a consistent employee experience, and empowers People Operations teams with connectivity, data, and insights on their global workforce. As the platform of choice for InVision, OnDeck, Digital Ocean, Coupa and more, we believe when you create a great employee experience, HR can better support teams to do their best work.