Avetta Achieves ISO 27001:2013 Certification, Confirming Client Information is Managed Confidentially and Securely
May 19, 2021 at 09:17 AM EDT
Global supply chain risk management software’s information system is certified by standards created by the ISO and the IEC
Avetta®, the leading provider of supply chain risk management software, announced today it has received ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, confirming the Avetta Connect™ platform and services meet rigorous international standards in ensuring confidentiality and integrity for clients. A-LIGN, an independent, third-party auditor, certified the accreditation of Avetta’s Information Security Management System (ISMS) as outlined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
The certificate endorses the activities and processes required to deliver Avetta’s Cloud/SaaS Application, Avetta Connect™. The recognition approves the underlying assets of the development, quality assurance, delivery and support functions of the production processing environment and operational business functions at the corporate office.
“We are excited to meet ISO’s high standards and will continue helping 100,000 suppliers and 3 million workers comply with safety and financial risk standards,” said Mark Johnson, Avetta VP, Information Technology. “This certification demonstrates Avetta’s commitment to information security at every level, including several measures and countermeasures that protect our clients from unauthorized access or compromise.”
A-LIGN found Avetta has technical controls in place and formalized IT Security policies and procedures. A-LIGN is an ISO/IEC 27001 certification body accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) National Accreditation Board (ANAB) to perform ISMS 27001 certifications.
Avetta Connect helps companies worldwide manage risk and build resilience in their supply chains – from increasing visibility within the network to ensuring safety and sustainability. The Avetta Marketplace provides suppliers and contractors deep discounts on insurance and safety-related products and services.
Avetta offers a configurable SaaS-based solution that assists organizations – both large and small – in managing supply chain risk across a variety of disciplines. Avetta is building the world’s most intelligent supply chain risk management network to advance clients’ safety, resilience and sustainability programs. Avetta leads the world in connecting leading global organizations across industries, including telecom, construction materials, manufacturing, facilities management, high tech and energy with qualified and vetted suppliers and contractors. The company brings unmatched access and visibility to its clients’ supply chain risk management process through its innovative and configurable technology coupled with highly experienced human knowledge and insight. We contribute to the advancement of our clients’ sustainable growth by protecting supply chains from a wide range of potential risks through trusted contractor prequalification, safety training and monitoring, regulatory compliance, insurance/financial stability and other areas of risk. Avetta serves more than 450 enterprise companies and 100,000 suppliers across 100+ countries. Visit https://www.avetta.com/ for more information.