RT Live Data security
The data is stored on the Amazon S3 data cloud, at the time of write this was the largest provider or cloud storage. The service is used by 1000's of blue chip multinationals, public bodies and financial institutions worldwide. The data is currently stored on servers based in the USA.
All the data is stored on multiple S3 cloud servers, and designed to provide 99.999999999% durability and 99.99% availability of objects over a given year.
All data transfers are managed from Race Technology's own dedicated server, the user has not direct interaction with the S3 cloud server.
All data transfers between the Amazon S3 cloud server, the Race Technology server, and the user’s PC use SSL encrypted data links. This is the same type of data encryption as used for all secure transactions over the internet.
Only raw binary data is stored on the cloud server, any meta-data that can be used to identify the data are stored separately on the dedicated Race Technology server.
All the data is only available via the users account, and the users own password is needed to access this account. The users password is stored in one-way encrypted format on our server, and cannot be read back by Race Technology, it is however possible to reset this password in the case that it is lost. The data for a particular account is not accessible to any other user.