R2I OBTAINS NEW ISO CERTIFICATION
R2i has obtained ISO 27017 certification «Information technology — Security techniques — Code of practice for information security controls based on ISO/IEC 27002 for cloud services». The ISO 27017 provides guidance on the information security aspects of cloud computing, recommending the implementation of cloud-specific information security controls that supplement the guidance of the ISO/IEC 27002 and ISO/IEC 27001 standards.
R2i is also ISO 27001 and ISO 27018 since 2019. These certifications reflects R2i’s commitment to maintain the highest standards in data security and protection for our clients. It also speaks to the establishment of practices focused on ongoing improvement and a high level of security at the company.
“Information security is essential to offering first-rate services to our clients and to maintaining a relationship based on trust,” explains Benoit Martel, president of R2i. “By obtaining our three ISO 27001, 27018 and 27017 certifications, we’ve demonstrated our commitment toward data protection whether the data is our own or our clients’. I am very proud of this accomplishment and would like to thank the entire team involved in this project. I would also like to applaud the efforts of our employees, each of whom play a role in ensuring our data is protected, digitally and physically.”
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 164 national standards bodies.
Through its members, it brings together experts to share knowledge and develop voluntary, consensus-based, market relevant International Standards that support innovation and provide solutions to global challenges.
R2i is a leader in Cloud Computing (Private, Public and Hybrid), 24/7 Managed Services, Data Centre Solutions and Artificial Intelligence. R2i’s multiple Canadian-based ISO certified cloud infrastructure features IBM Power, x86, shared storage and SAP Hana offerings. R2i is headquartered in Montreal with offices in Ottawa and the GTA.