Ascent Software, the premier provider of software development products and services behind Swift Postal, has achieved the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for information security management. This award follows that of the ISO 9001 quality standard which the company achieved in 2015. The consultancy process in achieving both certifications was led by Step Enterprises Ltd.
The ISO 27001 certification is the international best practice standard which demonstrates a company’s commitment to the management of information security. The certification was awarded to Ascent Software by SMC Slovensko a.s.
Asked to comment on this achievement, Joseph Sultana, co-founder and CEO at Ascent Software said, “This is yet another important milestone in our continuous journey to provide reassurance to our stakeholders on our approach. At Ascent Software we are proud to show once again that we are at the top of our game, as attested by our long list of satisfied customers, partners, industry certifications and various awards.”
For Dr John Abela, co-founder and CTO/COO, “A strong process application is one of the key values of our corporate ethos. This is a crucial factor in significantly reducing risk in the projects we undertake and it ensures consistent, successful delivery every time. The award of the ISO 27001 certification attests once again our focus on process and consistency across the board.“
(Adrian Farrugia, Operations Manager at Ascent Software receiving the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification from Clive Ebejer, Step Enterprises.)