M-Files, a provider of solutions that improve how organizations manage documents and other information, has received ISO 27001 certification, signifying it adheres to stringent security controls for delivery and support of its cloud-based information management software and related services.

ISO 27001 is an international information security management standard that provides requirements for a systematic approach to managing sensitive company information and associated risks that includes people, processes and IT systems. Organizations that fulfil the requirements of the standard may be certified compliant by an independent and accredited certification body on successful completion of a formal compliance audit.

The information security management system for the cloud solutions delivered by M-Files has been independently audited and verified by Inspecta, a provider of inspections, certifications and related services, as being in conformance with ISO 27001. One of the most important considerations for any business is how to effectively secure and protect sensitive information, and ISO 27001 certification attests that M-Files maintains strict controls and processes to ensure security policies are followed throughout the organization's cloud operations.