Axway has 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.”


This article was originally posted “Axway Achieves Certification For ISO 27001 Information Security Standard” from Cloud Strategy Magazine.