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Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam, April 5th, 2013 IMT Solutions has been selected into the program by the Vietnam government to help software firms obtain the CMMi (capability maturity model integration) and ISO27001 certificates.

The official statistics of ISO showed that only 14 Vietnamese enterprises meet ISO/IEC 27001 standards, including software firms, information technology companies and the businesses in other business fields. If only counting software firms in Vietnam, only 1% meet ISO 27001 standards.

Vietnam Ministry of Information & Communications (MIC) has allocated one million US dollars, or over 20 billion VND, disbursed from the state budget in a program to help software firms obtain the CMMi (capability maturity model integration) and ISO27001 certificates. The program will help software firms with in developing the ISO 27001 procedures, evaluation and certificates.

IMT Solutions has been selected into the program with the aim to complete the ISO 27001 certification by end of year 2013.

About ISO 27001 & MIC ISO 27001 Program

ISO 27001 is an information security management system (ISMS) standard published in October 2005 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). More information about ISO27001 can be found at

http://www.27000.org/iso-27001.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO/IEC_27001

More information about the government support program can be found at

http://english.mic.gov.vn/tintucsukien/Trang/Only1ofsoftwarefirmsmeetISOstandardsininformationsecurity.aspx

http://talkvietnam.com/2013/02/state-urges-software-firms-to-spend-20-billion-vnd-on-certificates/

About IMT Solutions

IMT Solutions is an Information & Communications Technology services firm based in Vietnam and serving clients globally. IMT partners with clients from early-stage to Fortune 500 companies across various industries and regions to resolve business-as-usual and complex technology challenges.

IMT provides services across full software development lifecycle. Its business model and delivery methodology are built based on agile principles and ISO 27001 information security management to help clients accelerate IT innovation.