CTI successfully completes information security audit and certifies new cloud service
CTI announces it has successfully completed an audit performed by an independent organisation NSF International Strategic Registrations, resulting in achieving two highest statuses, Cisco Master Security Specialization and Cisco Powered Cloud Services for IaaS. This result ensures that CTI has a high level of professional expertise in information security and cloud infrastructure. So far, CTI is one of the most certified Cisco partners in the EMEAR region, and the exclusive Cisco partner in Russia and CIS countries that has Cloud Provider status.
Cisco Master Security Specialization
Master Security Specialization is the highest level of Security specialization recognising the experience in providing network security solutions. To achieve Cisco Master Security status, a company must first to pass Cisco audit during which company have to submit information about completed projects to design and implement network infrastructure security solutions, then meet all certification requirements for specialists, demonstrate security solution selling skills, and to showcase these solutions.
During the audit, CTI showcased its complex solutions within projects performed on the highest level, access control system for the largest bank in Russia, complex security system (energy sector) and retail company. These solutions are available in the laboratory that CTI experts use as the base for showcasing successful pilot projects on information security based on Cisco solutions. After demonstrating solutions, the auditor noted that CTI project team has a high level of training, the company now has ready – made industry solutions for different areas available for its customers.
Cisco Powered Cloud Services for IaaS
Today, Cisco is the leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions, especially IaaS. Cisco approach to IaaS model is based on Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) solution that provides a framework for building unified infrastructure and has a high level of security, allowing company to reduce costs, optimize resource use and ensure safe access to all the services.
After completing audit, CTI certified one more cloud solution, IaaS, and became an exclusive Cisco Intercloud partner in Russia and CIS. The audit confirms that new CTI solution meets the high standards of Cisco. This gives a great opportunity of integration with global public cloud services.
“The audit confirms once again that CTI specialists has the highest level of professionalism and a unique market expertise. Our team has demonstrated once again that it meets the highest status of the leader in the market for information security and cloud infrastructures. The launch of new services is in line with our strategy to provide our customers with the most advanced, secure and reliable IT solutions. With this solution, our customers can carry out tasks quickly and efficiently using its own, public or hybrid cloud. We are sure that such innovative solutions will have increasing demand in the market,” said Oleg Schapov, CEO at CTI.
«CTI has been regularly honored with the highest awards by Cisco for implementation of large and complex high-tech projects. This successful result is the natural recognition of high qualification and reliability of CTI,” - said Aleksey Zhukov, Business development manager at Cisco Russia and CIS.
*EMEAR – Europe, Middle East, Africa, Russia