hSenidBiz first to get ISO 27017 certification from Bureau Veritas for Cloud Security Control

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hSenid Business Solutions receiving the certification from Bureau Veritas, together with Ernst and Young

The team of Bureau Veritas Lanka, hSenid Business Solutions PLC and Ernst and Young

Bureau Veritas Lanka has audited and certified hSenid Business Solutions PLC (hSenidBiz) with ISO/IEC 27017:2015, marking a significant milestone in cloud security practices in Sri Lanka.

ISO/IEC 27017:2015, a globally recognised standard tailored for cloud security underscores hSenid’s ongoing dedication to the implementation of cloud security best practices along with its dedicated cloud security team, ensuring the safeguarding of sensitive information stored and processed remotely.

hSenid Business Solutions PLC CEO Sampath Jayasundara said: “At hSenid, we are committed to continuous improvements of security and reliability for our cloud services. It is a reaffirmation of our firm commitment to data security that we have achieved ISO 27017 certification, demonstrating our readiness to meet the increasingly demanding needs of our customers. We’re pleased to introduce cloud security standards in Sri Lanka, and we look forward to offering our clients more confidence in their data.”

Bureau Veritas Lanka Country General Manager Shan Nanayakara said: “Congratulations to hSenid for reaching this milestone as the first organisation in Sri Lanka to achieve ISO 27017 certification for Cloud Security Control. We are glad to be the auditing and certifying organisation for hSenidBiz.”

Consultancy service was provided by Ernst and Young, a globally reputed name in its field. Ernst and Young Senior Manager, Technology Consulting Gayan Wijesundara said: “It has been a great privilege to be the Consulting Partner for hSenid throughout the certification journey all the way from the initial gap assessment, implementation, pre-readiness assessment and certification support for both the ISO 27001 and ISO 27017 Standards. 

“We strongly believe that hSenid has set the benchmark for the whole industry as to how to establish an industry-leading Cloud Security Framework as per the leading international standards for cloud platforms hosted on global public cloud Infrastructure with a view to ensuring not only the quality but also the Information Security of its service offerings to its local and global clientele.”