Quality Assurance Certifications Granted
Wednesday 9th June, 2010
Khipu Networks have been certified as meeting the following Internationally recognised system standards: ISO9001 & ISO/IEC27001 – Certification includes regular 6 monthly audits via impartial, 3rd party auditors. We have been audited and certified by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, our formal certificates are available for inspection at any time. Our certification scope covers every aspect of our business activities.
ISO9001:2008 (Quality Assurance Standard)
As one of the UK’s leading Security focussed systems integrators, Khipu Networks has a commercial interest to ensure that our systems and processes provide the best products, service and support to our customers. Quality Assurance has a range of benefits:- – Improved product, process and service quality – Increased customer satisfaction levels – Improved productivity, less waste These benefits are achieved by focussing on customer satisfaction, process management and measurement, continual improvement and greater senior management involvement.
ISO/IEC27001:2005 (Information Security Management System Standard)
The aims of the System Security Information Management Standard are to ensure that adequate controls addressing confidentiality, integrity and availability of information are in place to safeguard the information of ‘interested parties’. These include our customers, employees, trading partners and the needs of society in general. Unprotected systems are vulnerable to computer-assisted fraud, sabotage and viruses. Breaches in information security can allow vital information to be accessed, stolen, corrupted or lost. System Security Information Management also ensures that we manage the integrity of our data systems, ensuring regular backups, resilience and business recovery plans. We know that our customers want us to ensure that have the appropriate controls and procedures in place to avoid such incidents.