Welcome to Connections :zap: by Roots! This app helps teams stay connected virtually and build strong bonds with one another through :woman_climbing: interest groups, :potable_water: watercooler topics, and :slot_machine: meetup roulettes! It’s perfect for remote teams :earth_asia:, high-growth startups :rocket:, and large enterprises :office: where it can be easy for individual contributors to feel siloed and disconnected.Why connections matter::cry: 40% of people say that they feel isolated at work, resulting in lower organizational commitment and engagement. Many report having 5 friends or fewer at work. :chart_with_upwards_trend: A study by HBR showed that high workplace belonging led to a 56% increase in job performance, a 50% drop in turnover risk, and a 75% reduction in sick days. :busts_in_silhouette: 60% of workers would be more inclined to stay with their employer if they had more friends at work.
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Our retention policy and schedule ensure that we meet the ‘data minimization’ and ‘storage limitation’ principles and that personal information is stored, archived and destroyed securely, compliantly and ethically. We have dedicated erasure procedures in place to meet the new ‘Right to Erasure’ obligation and are aware of when this and other data subject’s rights apply; along with any exemptions, response timeframes and notification responsibilities.
Data archiving and removal policy
Roots will remove all customer-specific data, by customer request, within 30 days of a written request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Data backups are taken daily, encrypted, and securely stored to prevent data loss. All backups older than 1 year are destroyed.
Data storage policy
Roots takes the privacy and security of individuals and their personal information very seriously and take every reasonable measure and precaution to protect and secure the personal data that we process. We have robust information security policies and procedures in place to protect personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction and have several layers of security measures. All data is transmitted over HTTPS, and any data stored is encrypted in transit and at rest using 256-bit encryption. Our application endpoints are TLS/SSL only.
We handle on requests on an on-demand basis, with a guaranteed 30-days maximum processing time.
While this app may offer HIPAA compliance, Slack does not have a business associate agreement with any third-party application providers, including those in the Slack App Directory, so you are responsible for validating the provider's compliance and executing an appropriate agreement before enabling.
Date of latest pen test
Executive summary is available to potential customers upon request
Supports Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)