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BS 7799

(British Standard 7799) A code of practice for information assurance originally developed in the U.K. in 1995. It later became the basis of the ISO 17799 standards.
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Mr Jakeman, sales manager of Stockton-based IT company Qnet, will explain how to protect data at the BS7799 workshop on May 14.
Many organisations believe their internal security procedures are sufficient, but while 82% of respondents claimed to follow formal security procedures, 42% of those were not following any of the areas covered by BS7799.
BSG attained the Information Security Management System (ISMS) BS7799 certification in 2002, one of the very few companies in the managed hosting and data operations sector to possess the certification.
We have obtained ISO 9001 (Quality Management System), ISO14001 (Environmental Management), BS7799 (Information Security in the U.
It has Six Sigma, ISO 9001:2000 and BS7799 accreditation.
Birlasoft's hybrid onsite and offshore global delivery model coupled with robust processes, digitized project management methodologies, proven Six Sigma practices, SEI CMMI Level 5 on Continuous Representation and secure services framework with BS7799 ensures quality, reduced cost and faster delivery.
A "good baseline guide" to IT security management, says Pepper of CSC, is the BS7799 risk assessment standard developed by the British Standards Institute (BSI), in consultation with systems integrators including Logica and KPMG and UK companies such as Marks & Spencer.
The Company has been assessed at SEI-CMM Level 5, follows Six Sigma methodologies and is BS7799 & COBIT certified, ensuring the highest levels of quality and data security.
The JAMES production servers are hosted in LogicaCMG's BS7799 accredited data centres.
Neil Stephenson, sales and marketing director for Onyx Internet Group, said: "DataBanx has already gone from strength to strength in its first year of operation and BS7799 is essential to developing this success further.
But while that delegate had signed up her organisation for the full BS7799 certification process, another delegate said that merely complying with BS7799, rather than pursuing the full certificate, was sufficient for his company.
Sify is recognized as an ISO 9001:2000 certified service provider for network operations, data center operations and customer support, and for provisioning of VPNs, Internet bandwidth, VoIP Solutions and integrated security solutions, and BS7799 certified for Internet Data Center operations.