SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Whatfix, a leading Performance Support Platform, announced that it has been awarded the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for its strict compliance to Information Security standards. The certification signifies Whatfix's continuing best practices and commitment to information security within the organization and for its clients.
ISO 27001:2013 is the world's most recognized set of standards for implementing and maintaining information security management systems within organizations. The ISO standards also contains requirements for assessment and mitigation of data security risks as per the needs of the organization. The ISO 27001:2013 certification strengthens Whatfix's position as a leading Performance Support platform. The certification demonstrates Whatfix's expertise in handling, processing and storing data and its readiness to mitigate any information security risks.
"Achievement of the ISO 27001:2013 certification is a testimony to our commitment to protecting our data, and more importantly, our customer's data," Khadim Batti, Cofounder and CEO, Whatfix, said. "As an organization working with some of the world's biggest enterprises, it is expected of us to ensure that their sensitive information is ably protected. This certification not only reflects our commitment but also demonstrates our ability to safeguard information re-emphasizing the trust they have in us."
The ISO 27001:2013 certification was awarded to Whatfix was based on independent rigorous audits conducted by British Standards Institute (BSI), a leading external auditor for compliance standards. "The audit team concluded based on the results of the audit that Whatfix fulfils the standards and audit criteria identified within the audit report and it is deemed that the management system continues to achieve its intended outcomes," BSI said in a statement.
"Information security is the first priority for Whatfix and we have been working hard in order to put in place systems that can manage data effectively, mitigate any risks and effectively handle incidents," Vara Kumar, Cofounder and CTO, Whatfix, said. "Certification of compliance to ISO 27001:2013 will boost the confidence that our customers have in us."
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Whatfix is a leading B2B SaaS based Performance Support platform that helps enterprises and businesses simplify their training and support efforts with easily accessible contextual guidance. Whatfix's platform is built with real-time interactive guidance technology at its core, which helps users achieve optimal performance, by providing just-in-time guidance that enables them to perform tasks quickly and efficiently.