Keepit Achieves Enterprise-Wide ISO/IEC 27001 Security Certification

Copenhagen, Denmark–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keepit, the market leader in cloud backup and recovery, and the world’s only cloud-neutral, independent cloud-based SaaS data protection with a blockchain-verified solution, today announced that the company has earned the International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Certification Commission (ISO/IEC) 27001:2013 award for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). By earning the certification, Keepit continues to demonstrate its dedication and ability to deliver best-in-class security technology to its customers.

“We are pleased to announce Keepit’s ISO/IEC 27001 certification. This achievement, work in progress for years, shows how committed we are to implementing the highest level of internal security and compliance, and meeting industry-leading security standards. and privacy,” said Jakob Østergaard, Chief Technology Officer of Keepit. . “When it comes to backup and recovery, companies looking for solutions need to be extremely rigorous in their due diligence processes. The ISO/IEC assessment report for Keepit recognized that our company already had a tradition of high levels of security based on long-term work within our industry and with our partners, and we are pleased that our ISO/ IEC further reassures our clients and streamlines their due diligence processes. Additionally, we are extremely proud to have achieved our distinct and ambitious goal of certifying our entire organization, including our entire software development lifecycle and the physical locations of key development offices.

A global information security management standard published jointly by ISO and IEC, 27001 certification specifies a comprehensive set of best practices and controls, including policies, procedures and staff training, that structure how companies should manage the risks associated with information security threats. . The certification also describes the requirements for the development, operation, maintenance and continuous improvement of an ISMS. The benefits of Keepit’s 27001 certification include:

  • A systematic and verified approach to information security that results in superior protection of customer data;

  • Ongoing performance reviews and internal audits that ensure Keepit continues to meet the requirements of ISO/IEC 27001;

  • Continuous improvement of business continuity management and disaster recovery plans;

  • Security risk, vulnerability and incident management practices that improve the overall security of information technology (IT) operations;

  • Compliance with current and future legal and regulatory requirements.

To obtain ISO/IEC 27001 certification, Keepit undertook a rigorous multi-faceted audit conducted by the British Standards Institution (www.bsigroup.com). Consisting of a framework comprising 150 controls, the audit assessed Keepit’s ISMS information security, cybersecurity and privacy processes, and encompassed the entire company, including departments and technology, business continuity and operations, disaster recovery, and business and legal operations. For more information on ISO/IEC 27001, please visit www.iso.org.

About Keepit

Keepit is a software-as-a-service company that provides dedicated data protection for businesses whose data is stored in the cloud. Keepit is the world’s only neutral and independent cloud dedicated to SaaS data protection based on a blockchain verified solution. Keepit protects data in major business applications including Microsoft 365, Microsoft Azure AD, Google and Salesforce. Headquartered in Copenhagen with offices and data centers around the world, Keepit is trusted by thousands of businesses around the world to protect and manage their cloud data. For more information, visit www.keepit.com or follow Keepit | LinkedIn.

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