NextiraOne has developed a rigorous and systematic approach to information security management.
Successful audit across all business areas demonstrates NextiraOne's commitment to protecting clients' information
Lichfield, 17 July 2012 – NextiraOne, Europe’s leading communications services expert, today announced that it has achieved the ISO 27001 certification across its entire UK business. Attaining the internationally recognised standard for Information Security throughout the organisation reflects NextiraOne's commitment to managing and protecting valuable information while meeting corporate governance and business continuity requirements.
The ISO 27001 standard encompasses strict criteria for the management, control and communication of information. Certification is achieved by organisations with a proven Information Security Management System which minimises overall business risk by protecting the information assets of a company and its customers.
NextiraOne worked with information security experts Aristi who provided the necessary independent guidance through the rigorous assessment, which included: an evaluation of all information security risks; design and implementation of controls to address those risks; and ensuring that security controls meet ongoing information security needs.
"We treat all client data as vitally important," explains Steven Skakel, Managing Director UK & Ireland, NextiraOne. "By meeting the highest international standard, our customers can feel confident that we have robust processes in place to protect their information assets."
"We believe that NextiraOne is one of the few communications experts that has ISO 27001 across all UK departments from Professional Services and Project Management to Managed Services, HR and Finance, so we are extremely proud of this achievement."
Martyn Butcher, Sales and Marketing Director, Aristi, commented on the certification: “NextiraOne has developed a rigorous and systematic approach to information security management. By gaining the demanding ISO 27001 certification, the company is reassuring clients that their data, whether written, verbal or stored in an IT system, is preserved with integrity."
The certification is added to NextiraOne’s suite of ISO certifications which includes ISO14000 for environmental management and ISO9001 for quality management.
NextiraOne is a European multinational company that designs, installs, maintains and supports business solutions and communications services for over 60,000 private and Public Sector customers. Using its expertise in leading-edge communications, including data centres, contact centres, unified communications, secure network infrastructures and managed services, NextiraOne helps its customers to transform their organisations, making the complex simple.
Headquartered in Paris, NextiraOne has a direct sales and service presence in 16 countries with more than 4,300 employees across Europe and the USA, including 2,500 qualified service experts, and an annual revenue totalling around one billion euros in 2010.
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