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Keysource delivers ISO compliance consultancy for Kao Data

Mar 22, 2019 1:22:35 PM

Keysource supports Kao Data in achieving four ISO accreditation's consecutively with zero non-conformities. 

Working closely with the compliance team at Kao Data in Harlow, Keysources' in-house specialists and our expert partners were engaged to support the development, implementation and ongoing management of a fully Integrated Management System for Quality, Information Security, Environmental and Health & Safety from inception to accreditation and beyond.

Our understanding of the accreditation and the unique requirements of data centre environments enabled us to lead the process and ensure the successful accreditation for Kao Data for ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001 and ISO 45001 simultaneously with zero non-conformities.

Kate McIntyre, Head of Compliance Services at Keysource, said;

"We work with an increasing number of large end-user and enterprise customers and know that accreditation and standards are a key requirement when evaluating colocation space or cloud services.

Due to this we are seeing an increase in data centre operators working towards achieving industry recognised accreditation's. Our understanding of the colocation market as well as end user requirements has led to us being the provider of choice when it comes to delivering compliance in the data centre industry."

 Paul Finch, COO of Kao Data, said;

“Kao Data offers strategic data centre solutions for customers and partners across a infrastructure platform comprising of talent, technology, technical real estate and advanced business processes. We believe it is essential to provide the highest level of assurance for our customers by working within the framework of internationally recognised standards.

We chose Keysource because of their deep understanding of critical environments, specific business process and best practice, twinned with their proven ability to prepare and support organisations in the delivery of accreditations and broader integrated management systems.”

Keysource are Endorsers of the EU Code of conduct for data centres, a Data Centre Alliance approved auditor and hold ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001 and OHAS 18001 accreditations. Our consultants include qualified Uptime Institute Accredited Tier Designers, Accredited Tier Specialists and Accredited Operations Specialists, as well as CIBSE Charted Engineers and more.

 KAO Data Centre Compliance Case Study - Keysource

Topics: data centres, consultancy, compliance


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