Göttingen - 3/9/17
ITC service provider Sycor offers ISO-certified information security to its customers
Protecting information is a key business objective of the Göttingen-based ITC service provider Sycor. Now this is backed up by the internationally established ISO 27001 certification. The Sycor Group's Technology Services division convinced the auditors with the stable structure of its information security management system in a multi-level certification process. Thus the full-range IT service provider has taken another important step in the direction of effective quality assurance.
A comprehensive security concept is an absolute must for IT service providers and their customers in the cloud computing era. That is why the Technology Services division of the full-range ITC service provider Sycor had its information security management system audited by TÜV Hesse. The Technology Services (TS) division provides information and communication technology services for customers of the Sycor Group, such as consulting and the development, implementation, and operation of IT infrastructures, cloud services, IT systems, and customer-specific IT solutions.
ISO 27001 certification, which has been in effect since January of 2017, attests to the security and quality of business processes for customers and partners: "We not only offer our customers quality in service provision, but also comply with internationally recognized security standards," says TS Division Manager and Vice President Dr. Frank Wilkes. Michael Kunze, Chief Security Officer at Sycor, adds: "ISO 27001 certification acknowledges our regulated risk management and proves that our customers can fully rely on us when it comes to information security." The ISO 27001 certificate is valid for three years. Regular surveillance audits will be conducted during this time.
Information security is a top priority for us. Since January of 2017, this is confirmed by TÜV Hesse with the ISO 27001 certificate. The Sycor Group's Technology Services division convinced the auditors with the stable structure of its information security management system in a multi-level certification process.
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The Sycor Group is a full-range IT service provider with more than 650 employees around the world. With headquarters in Göttingen and further locations in Germany, Austria, America, and Asia, the company has an international presence. Sycor supports customers with custom IT services and solutions for all corporate divisions along the entire value chain, integrating individual solutions harmoniously into existing ones or setting up completely new infrastructure and application landscapes. Sycor implements and operates cloud, on-premise, or hybrid solutions according to customer requirements.
Its own solutions, vertical add-ons, and all services in the area of SAP ERP and Microsoft Dynamics 365 are just as much a part of the selection as quality-assured solutions and services for IT outsourcing, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Enterprise Content Management (ECM). This broad know-how also includes unified communications, software asset management, licence procurement optimization and software lifecycle management, security and networks, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things (IoT), and Big Data. Sycor also implements professional online solutions in the field of business-to-business and business-to-consumer applications with ERP or CRM integration.
SYCOR GmbH maintains a quality management system certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001. ISO 27001 certification confirms a robust information security management system. Furthermore, Sycor is a Gold-Level Channel Partner, Hosting Partner, and Partner Center of Expertise of SAP Deutschland SE & Co. KG. As a Microsoft partner the company is a Cloud Solution Provider and Strategic Development Partner for the areas of leasing, trade, service, and maintenance of mobile goods and fleet management. Sycor's expert knowledge in the areas of professional services and manufacturing has made the company a member of the Microsoft Dynamics Industry Partner Program (EMEA). Various gold and silver competencies represent the broad expertise in the Microsoft environment.
The Sycor Group generated sales of EUR 71.7 million with an average of 560 employees in 2016.
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