Satellite media transmission specialists Globecast has been awarded ISO 27001 security certification for its Sainte-Assise teleport, located near Paris.
Globecast has also achieved ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 certification, the former for environmental management and the latter for energy efficiency. The certifications are for three years.
Renaud Presty, Security Director with Globecast, said, “Gaining ISO 27001 certification for our Sainte-Assise teleport is a key part of the continuously increasing security efforts across the whole company. It has established itself as an essential reference in terms of security and is a core part of conversations with existing and potential customers. Above all, it defines a methodological framework by building a Security Management System, the objective of which is the continuous improvement of the security of our systems.”
The teleport forms a key part of Globecast’s world-leading global connectivity network, alongside its teleports in LA and London, its Media Centres in Singapore, London and LA and offices around the world.
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organisation with a membership of 165 national standards bodies. As it states: “When it comes to keeping information assets secure, organisations can rely on the ISO/IEC 27000 family.”