Company News: Page (1) of 1 - 12/08/11 Email this story to a friend. email article Print this page (Article printing at MyDmn.com).print page facebook

KIT digital Receives Global ISO Accreditations

Certification of R&D and Cloud-Computing Centers in York, London, San Diego, Malaga, Milan and Sydney Demonstrate KIT digital's Commitment to Deliver Market's Leading, Industrial-Grade Video Solutions (December 08, 2011)

LONDON -- (Marketwire) -- 12/08/11 -- KIT digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITD), a premium cloud-based software solutions and technology services provider for multiscreen video management and delivery, has received three International Organization for Standardization (ISO) accreditations for regional R&D and data centers around the world, as well as Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT) certification in the UK through 2012.

These certifications represent that KIT digital's tier 1 R&D and data centers on three continents meet the strict requirements for Information Security Management, IT Service Management and Quality Management. These facilities directly support the KIT Operations Manager, an operational support system providing integrated Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) service management, security, and quality assurance to the two editions of the company's KIT Video Platform: KIT Cloud and KIT Cosmos.

"Major media companies and network operators are seeing customers migrate from traditional broadcast to IP-based systems that allow them to deliver a variety of multiscreen, interactive video experiences," said Alex Blum, chief operating officer of KIT digital. "KIT stands at the forefront of this evolution, with global infrastructure serving traditional, hybrid and private cloud deployments."

"To maintain KIT's leadership position, our customers must be guaranteed that our solutions and services are 'industrial-grade,' and will deliver truly broadcast-quality experience and performance levels. ISO certifications are a critical part of this effort; they demonstrate KIT has the expertise, processes and infrastructure to deliver the largest scale over-the-top video deployments in the world."


KIT digital received new ISO certifications around the following business areas:

ISO 20000:2005 - The planning, deployment and provision of Managed Services and IT infrastructure services to internal and external customers worldwide;

ISO 9001:2008 - The design, development, delivery and support of software products (KIT Operations Manager, KIT Cloud and KIT Cosmos) and Managed Services to internal and external customers worldwide;

ISO/IEC 27001:2005 - The design, development and provision of Information Communications Technology services, including remote access and storage; and

FACT Certification - Awarded for attaining the required security standards as approved by the Federation Against Copyright Theft on behalf of its member companies.

KIT's Milan R&D center is certified under ISO 9001:2008, while its centers in York, London, San Diego, Malaga and Sydney received all four of these accreditations.

Andrew Coyle, lead auditor for SGS, UK, commented: "KIT digital is one of only a few organizations that has been certified as compliant with all three certifications: ISO ISO27001, ISO20000 and ISO9001, and to earn this recognition across five centers worldwide is a major achievement. KIT digital now offers its customers and partners an enhanced level of accountability and transparency that is well deserved."

ISO accreditation positions KIT digital amongst the world's leading technology businesses and underscores its position in the Leaders category in the IDC Market Analysis: Worldwide Online Video Platform 2011 - 2015 Forecast in November 2011. KIT digital's selection as leader within the online video platform market was based on the company's offering of a diverse set of IP video software and solutions that caters to a number of industry sectors, and for its rapid growth globally.

About KIT digital, Inc.
KIT digital (NASDAQ: KITD) is a premium provider of end-to-end video management software and related services. The KIT Video Platform, the company's cloud-based video asset management system, enables enterprise, media & entertainment and network operator clients to produce, manage and deliver multiscreen socially-enabled video experiences to audiences wherever they are. KIT digital services more than 2,400 clients in 50+ countries including some of the world's biggest brands, such as Airbus, The Associated Press, AT&T, BBC, Bristol-Myers Squibb, BSkyB, Disney-ABC, FedEx, Google, HP, Mediaset, MTV, News Corp, Telecom Argentina, Telefonica O2, Universal Studios, Verizon, Vodafone and Volkswagen. KIT digital maintains executive offices in New York and its operational headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic, with offices in 21 countries around the world. Visit the company at www.kitd.com or follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/KITdigital.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

KIT digital Contact:
Daniel Goodfellow
SVP, Corporate Communications
Tel. +1-917-513-6081
Email Contact

KIT digital Investor Relations Contact:
Matt Glover or Geoffrey Plank
Liolios Group, Inc.
Tel. +1-949-574-3860
Email Contact


Copyright @ Marketwire

Page: 1


Related Keywords: KIT digital, Inc., Security, Internet, Business Issues, Security, Management, Post/Production, Management, Business, Copyright, Standards/Initiatives, Broadcast Technology, Broadcast, Software, Facilities, Czech Republic, Argentina, Marketwire, Inc., , IT (Information Technology), HP, Biology, Computer Science, Business, Entertainment,

HOT THREADS on DMN Forums
Content-type: text/html  Rss  Add to Google Reader or
Homepage    Add to My AOL  Add to Excite MIX  Subscribe in
NewsGator Online 
Real-Time - what users are saying - Right Now!

Our Privacy Policy --- @ Copyright, 2015 Digital Media Online, All Rights Reserved