Another Feather in BatchMaster Software’s Hat; Receives Coveted ISO 27001:2013 Certification for Information Security

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BatchMaster Software Pvt. Ltd. needs no introduction today. In the past 30-odd years, the company has evolved through the changing IT landscape, and delivered best-in-class enterprise software solutions for the process manufacturing industries. Over the course of this period, BatchMaster has gone on to understand the unique industry challenges, and subsequently offered ERP solutions that support industry-specific functionalities and handle critical processes of the micro-verticals. The company has also accumulated a vast industry experience with over 2500 implementations, and a large clientele worldwide, during the same period. The different industry awards, and certifications received by the company bear testament to its success.

Recently, BatchMaster added another feather in its hat, as it achieved the ISO 27001: 2013 certification- one of the most widely recognized and internationally accepted information security standards. The certification was awarded after an extensive audit process, which involved careful consideration of the internal processes of the company by a third-party auditor A-Mark Ratings Pvt. Ltd. For BatchMaster, which is also an ISO 9001:2008 certified organization, this certification is an important badge of honor, as it underlines its commitment to providing its customers with the highest level of information security management. The privacy and protection of sensitive business information have always been of paramount importance for BatchMaster, and the ISO 27001 certification has officially acknowledged it.

Read along to find out what ISO 27001: 2013 certification is all about, and what does BatchMaster achieving it mean for the company, as well as for your business if you are one of its clients.

What is ISO 27001?

Established by the International Standards Organization (ISO), ISO 27001 is a comprehensive security management standard that mandates a set of best practices and controls for the establishment, and maintenance of an information security management system (ISMS). It describes how an organization can control and organize its information security in a methodical manner, to ensure that sensitive information remains secure. This basically refers to maintaining the confidentiality and integrity of business-critical information, and includes all the possible external as well as internal threats. Additionally, apart from relating to the prevention of misuse of the information, ISO 27001 also relates to the accuracy and completeness of the information.

As mentioned above, the certification is conducted by a third-party auditor who evaluates whether an organization has a consistent set of policies in place to ensure information security.

What does this certification say about BatchMaster as an organization?

Being awarded with this certification signifies that BatchMaster Software Pvt. Ltd. has:

  • Examined all its information security risks
  • Designed a set of security controls to mitigate these risks
  • Adopted a management process that reviews these controls on an ongoing basis
  • Conducted an internal audit of the above to test for conformity
  • Had an audit conducted by an ISO accredited external party to test for conformity

Being compliant with the stringent ISO 27001 certification testifies the fact that BatchMaster has extensive information security practices in place that protect its clients’ information, and the internal data as per the internationally recognized standards. Also, undergoing this demanding process of in-depth testing and assessment in order to gain the certification underlines BatchMaster’s commitment towards continually improving its business practices, and keeping them in line with the industry best practices.

What does this mean for BatchMaster’s customers?

The ISO 27001: 2013 certification means that BatchMaster’s customers have an assurance that it is operating in a professional manner that highly values security and is compliant with an internationally recognized standard, which has been audited by an accredited third party. This certification also provides additional clarity and assurance to the customers while evaluating the quality, breadth, and strength of BatchMaster’s security practices.

Apart from being a significant security and compliance milestone for BatchMaster, this certification also represents the increased confidence and peace of mind for its valuable clients. Now the customers can stay assured that in BatchMaster, they have a partner with high security standards and even higher commitment levels towards building and maintaining a secure, compliant product, as well as developing a solid, long-lasting relationship with them.

Get in touch with us to learn more about this certification, and how it can help us serve your business in a more efficient manner.