AuthentiDate is Awarded the "IT Security made in Germany" Seal of Quality
Quality Seal with assistance of the patronage of the German Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI) and the German Federal Ministry for Business and Technology (BMWi)
Düsseldorf/Luxembourg, June 05, 2012 – AuthentiDate International AG, a member of exceet Group SE and a leading IT security provider, has received the "IT Security made in Germany" seal of quality.
The "IT Security made in Germany" quality seal is presented by the TeleTrusT - the Bundesverband IT-Sicherheit e.V. with assistance of the German Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI) and the German Federal Ministry for Business and Technology (BMWi) to companies whose products fulfill special quality requirements.
In addition to providing reliable IT security solutions, fulfillment of the requirements of German data privacy is an essential criterion for the award.
AuthentiDate has fulfilled these and all additional requirements for the attaining of the "IT Security made in Germany" seal of quality without any restriction.
"We are very pleased that we have been able to successfully prove the quality of our products and services with the "IT Security made in Germany" seal of quality. We can therefore offer our customers and partners still greater investment security. For us, the special relevance of this quality seal is the proof that AuthentiDate fulfills the requirements of German data privacy. This is a quality characteristic that no company should do without today," according to Jan C. Wendenburg, CEO of AuthentiDate International AG.
Dr. Holger Mühlbauer, the managing director of TeleTrusT – Bundesverband IT-Sicherheit e.V. adds, "we are pleased that with AuthentiDate International AG we have been able to award the 'IT Security made in Germany' seal of quality to another company, thus further reinforcing trust in the German IT security business and the business location Germany."
The "IT Security made in Germany" seal of quality was established in 2005 at the initiative of the German Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI) and the German Federal Ministry for Business and Technology (BMWi). With assistance of these two ministries, the "ITSMIG" association represents the technical and scientific interests of high-quality German IT security business (especially the crypto, PKI, biometry, and communication security sectors of the industry) in politics, business, science, and the public on a national and international level. Both the BMI and the BMWi are members of the advisory board of the "ITSMIG."
AuthentiDate International AG, a member of exceet, is one of the leading vendors throughout the business segments of "Secure Data Exchange", “Secure IT” and "Secure eHealth“.
Being the inventor of the central mass signature, AuthentiDate offers innovative business process solutions, software and cloudservices using electronic signatures and timestamps. The AuthentiDate portfolio fits for any kind of industry. Small, medium and large companies as well health organizations profit since many years nationally and internationally of the AuthentiDate offering. For example for legally secure and paperless business processes in the area of eInvoicing, long-term archiving, mass-document recording, doctor´s notes and patient files.
Comprehensive consulting services focused on data protection, data security and secure eHealth telematic-infrastructures completing the portfolio.
AuthentiDate software products and cloudservices have been used for years by leading global com-panies and organizations, i.e. Air Products, Alcatel-Lucent, Bosch, Deutsche Bahn, Dow Chemical, E.ON, EnBW, Honda, John Deere, METRO Group, Roche, SABIC, Solvay, TÜV, Deutsche Telekom, United Internet and many others.
Each year, more than 50 millions of qualified personal signatures and qualified timestamps are created and verified by using AuthentiDate products and cloudservices.
AuthentiDate International AG is an accredited certification service provider, certified by the German Federal Network Agency and operates a Trust Center in accordance with the German Signature Act and European Signature Directive.
AuthentiDate International AG
40237 Düsseldorf / Germany
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