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ASX: DC two Achieves ISO 27001 Certification for Data Security

27th July 2021

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ISO 27001 accreditation for information security for cloud, data centre and software

Announcement Highlights:

  • DC Two awarded certification of the internationally recognised ISO 27001 for data security.
  • ISO 27001 certification is the most widely recognised international standard for data security and confirms that DC Two has considered controls to ensure that all organisational assets including technical and physical are managed under a secure framework using risk management.
  • The scope of the certification includes both the physical Bibra Lake data centre and the company’s cloud platform.
  • The certification will increase DC Two’s competitive edge when tendering for large enterprise and government customers and ensures current and future customer information is secured under a structured framework.
  • DC Two is on track to become the ONLY company in Western Australia with an Uptime Institute accredited Tier III data centre and ISO 27001 ISMS accredited cloud platform.

27 July 2021: DC Two Limited (ASX: DC2) (“DC Two” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that its software, cloud platform and data centres have achieved International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 27001:2013 Certification, the most widely recognised international standard for information security management systems including data security.

The ISO 27001 certification is one of the most stringent international certifications and confirms the informatiocn security controls and other forms of risk treatment are in place to detect and defend against potential data system vulnerabilities. The certification was granted after the completion of a series of formal audits performed by inspection, verification and testing organisation, Bureau Veritas.

Benefits of ISO accreditation to the DC Two business and end customers

DC Two Managing Director, Justin Thomas, said; “Achieving the ISO 27001 certification is an important step in our ongoing security efforts. It demonstrates we are employing world-best practice solutions which will enhance our ability to secure new enterprise opportunities, especially in sensitive, regulated and public sectors.”

ISO 27001 certification demonstrates that DC Two has identified the risks, assessed the implications and put in place systemised controls to limit any damage to the organisation. There are also multiple commercial benefits of implementing these security systems;

DC Two is in the process of completing the largely finished Bibra Lake facility and re-applying for Tier III accreditation, which will help secure government contracts, mid-market and enterprise customers requiring Tier III compliance, security and access accreditations.

DC Two is on track to become the ONLY company in Western Australia with an Uptime Institute accredited Tier III data centre and ISO 27001 ISMS accredited cloud platform.

Updated development timeline for the DC Two Bibra Lake data centre facility

This announcement has been approved for release by the Board of DC Two. It is also available on the ASX, and our investor section.

For more information please contact:

Justin Thomas
Managing Director
DC Two Limited
+61 6141 1011
investors@dctwo.com.au

About DC Two

Established in 2012, DC Two offers a suite of vertically integrated services covering every part of the data centre and cloud technology stack. The Company offers a number of managed and integrated cloud services delivered from datacentres in Perth and Darwin and is currently rolling out DC Modular - a containerised "data centre in a box" innovation. DC Two also develops software assets to support our internal operations and provide enhanced control and flexibility, through automation and self-service, to our customers and technology partners, wherever they are. Read more about us here.

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DC Two is a company with whom we have an excellent working relationship. In the past two years, we have been rapidly growing our business with them. They are now one of our largest customers in WA and for good reason. Not only are they are technology experts, they also recognise that technology exists to support a business outcome. They are easy to talk to and are willing to listen when exploring new ideas. I have found them to be responsive, honest and trustworthy and I would not hesitate in recommending them as a potential business partner to anyone.

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