A First-of-its-kind in the Region
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Thursday, October 16th 2014 [ME NewsWire]
Lt. General H.H Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior was presented with TÜViT’s highest level of certification, ‘the Level 4 Security Certificate’, which was awarded to Abu Dhabi Police GHQ for the outstanding security and efficiency of their data center. This certificate is a first-of-its-kind accreditation awarded to a data center in the Middle East, Africa and East Asia region, and it is the highest level of certification in the data centers’ evaluation.
Antonius Sommer, Chief Executive of TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH, presented the certificate to H.H. Sheikh Saif on Wednesday in his office. Neutral and independent, TÜViT evaluations and certifications create the necessary trust in IT products, systems and processes, and in IT infrastructure.
According to the internationally recognized evaluation and certification body TUViT, only five data centers from Europe received the aforementioned certificate at the global level.
The reception was attended by Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior; Major General Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior and Chairman of the Higher Committee for Child Protection at the Ministry of Interior; Major General Khalil Dawood Badran, Director General of Finance and Services; Major General Mohammed bin Al Awadhi Al Menhali, Director General of Human Resources; and Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Director General of Central Operations.
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