The international software and consulting company Implico is now officially ISMS-certified. The distinction by TÜV Nord confirms that the company’s internal processes and regulations comply with the ISO 27001 definitions. This guarantees a high level of information security, which is subject to steady testing and continuous improvement.
The downstream IT specialist Implico has invested heavily into the documentation and optimization of its work and business processes under the terms of the Information Security Management System (ISMS). With success: As of 20th April 2019, the oil and gas company is officially certified in the areas OpenTAS, iGOS, IT and SAP hosting in accordance with ISO 27001. In the course of the two-stage audit, TÜV Nord did a comprehensive check of the information security in the company headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. Implico convinced the auditors with its resilient information technology, exemplary documentation and strong security awareness. Additionally, Implico has clear regulations for information transfer and regular employee training.
Implico managing director Stephan Buhre said: “In an information-driven industry like oil and gas, security and confidentiality are paramount. The ISMS certification classifies Implico as a trustworthy partner with whom even sensitive data is in safe hands. We have heaved security at Implico to a new level.”
ISO 27001 is the leading international standard for information security management systems. It provides clear rules and regulations for planning and executing as well as monitoring and improving data and information security within a company.