PHOENIX – March 3, 2015 – Axway (Euronext : AXW.PA), a market leader in governing the flow of data, today announced that Axway Cloud Services has achieved certification for ISO 27001:2013, a globally recognized standard for the accessibility, confidentiality and integrity of information and data. With ISO 27001 certification, current and future Axway Cloud Services customers can be assured that safeguards and supporting policies around the security, risk and compliance of their data flows are in place and applied to the highest standard.
The certification was performed by DEKRA Certification, Inc., a global registrar for ISO based standards and assessment services. The certification process examined the Information Security Management System utilized by Axway Cloud Services delivery teams across France, Germany and the United States to deliver cloud-based solutions using Amazon Web Services. This certification demonstrates that Axway is able to achieve several critical security objectives, including:
- Repeatable processes for assessing and evaluating information security risks
- Comprehensive information security controls to manage information security risks
- Strong management process to ensure that Axway’s security control environment meets stated security requirements
“In today’s increasingly complex business landscape, the security of customer information is critical to any organization,” said Chris Carson, Director of business development and marketing at DEKRA Certification, Inc. “Axway has demonstrated its commitment to placing the highest value on addressing all potential risks by completing the ISO 27001 certification process, and we are pleased to certify Axway and commend its leadership in the governance of data. This certification demonstrates Axway’s dedication to helping its customers achieve the highest possible levels of information security.”
Axway Cloud Services are designed for organizations looking to extend their current infrastructure to the cloud while capitalizing on rapid deployment and frictionless integration with on-premise systems. Axway Cloud Services are a comprehensive portfolio of solutions that make it easy for organizations to quickly connect their on-premise systems to their partner networks in the cloud, enabling them to architect their integration infrastructure in the way that makes the most sense for their business needs. The wide breadth of solutions within Axway Cloud Services includes Axway Cloud API Service, Axway Cloud B2B Service, Axway Global Traceability and Compliance Service, and Axway Cloud MFT Service, among others.
"When organizations look to implement cloud-based solutions, security is always top of mind,” said Roland Royer, executive vice president, customer service, Axway. “With DEKRA’s certification of Axway Cloud Services as compliant with the ISO 27001 standard, one of the most rigorous security standards recognized around the world, customers can realize the benefits of the cloud while knowing that the highest degree of security is applied to their most sensitive information.”
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Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA), a market leader in governing the flow of data, is a global software company with more than 11,000 public- and private-sector customers in 100 countries.
For more than a decade, Axway has empowered leading organizations around the world with proven solutions that help manage business-critical interactions through the exchange of data flowing across the enterprise, among B2B communities, cloud and mobile devices. Our award-winning solutions span business-to-business integration, managed file transfer, operational intelligence, API and identity management, and email security– offered on premise and in the Cloud with professional and managed services. Axway is registered in France with headquarters in the United States and offices in 19 countries.
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About DEKRA Certification, Inc.
DEKRA Certification, Inc. is a U.S. based accredited certification body for international management systems. The company is part of the global footprint of DEKRA Certification Group headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. DEKRA is a multi-accredited certification body covering all management system business line activities for North America, with a global service capacity. DEKRA offers services for ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment), AS 9100c (aviation, space and defense), TL 9000 (telecommunications), ISO 27001 (information security) SEP (Superior Energy Performance), and ISO 50001 (energy management) along with auditing services to many other management standards, including customized supplier assessments. DEKRA works with companies to utilize standards for greater productivity, reduced waste, larger profits, an enhanced customer experience and the growth of a continuous improvement culture. DEKRA’s experienced professionals have extensive knowledge of management system standards and a proven track record of success to help achieve the goals of any organization. For more information visit www.dekra-certification.us/en/.