April 27, 2010
NTT MSC Secures ISO/IEC 27001:2005 Certification for Information Security Management Systems
NTT MSC Sdn. Bhd., a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, today announced that it has successfully attained the ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certification for its operations and supporting functions in Malaysia for the delivery of services specifically data center and network services.
This recognition demonstrates NTT MSC’s commitment to information security and certifies that the operation provides secure services to its customers in accordance with ISO 27001:2005 standard.
The ISMS certification covers data center and domestic network services, and all critical business functions including network operations, data center and IT managed center, project management and implementation, sales, project strategy, corporate planning, accounting, purchasing, legal, human resources and administration, MIS, product management and business development.
“ICT has become an extremely powerful enabler improving both communication and the exchange of information. Organizations are there now heavily reliant on ICT to support its core business operations, processes and systems. Apart from a reliable, redundant and robust ICT solution, Customers need the assurance and peace of mind that their information is safeguarded without compromising their privacy” states Mr. Fumitoshi Imaizumi, NTT MSC’s President/CEO. “This certification demonstrates the importance placed in providing a secured environment. This certification further validates that our operations and provision of services has surpassed the rigorous requirements of the ISO standard.”
Mr. Yutaka Kawanabe, Information Security Manager added that “Certifying our management systems and adopting the best practices in information security is the most effective form of reassurance we can offer our customers and stakeholders. This certification demonstrates that NTT MSC is serious in protecting information entrusted to us by our customers.”
NTT MSC currently specializes in global private network services, global IP network services, data center services and system integration. NTT MSC’s second data center, Cyberjaya2, has achieved 100% service uptime since its operation began early 2009. NTT MSC recently launched Disaster Recovery Center services at Cyberjaya2 in order to facilitate and enhance customers’ Business Continuity Plan.
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About NTT MSC Sdn Bhd
NTT MSC Sdn. Bhd., established in 1997, is a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Communications (NTT Com). NTT MSC was awarded Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Pioneer Status from the Government of Malaysia and now provides global network, data center, system integration and a full suite of Internet services to enterprise customers and service providers. For more information, please visit www.my.ntt.com
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide. The company is renowned for reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services, as well as expertise in managed networks and leadership in IPv6 transit technology. NTT Communications' extensive infrastructure includes Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN and Global e-VLAN, as well as a Tier-1 IP backbone reaching more than 150 countries in partnership with major Internet service providers, and secure data centres in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Communications is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world's largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges. Please visit www.ntt.com/
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