Roost®Achieves ISO 27001 Certification
Commitment to Information Security and Data Privacy with Roost Property Telematics Platform
Sunnyvale, CA, – April 3, 2019— Roost, the leader in Property Telematics for the Insurance Industry, today announced that it has achieved ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, the international standard defining best practices for information security management systems. Compliance with these standards demonstrates Roost’s commitment to a world class, continuously improving, information security and data privacy program.
For Roost’s customers, this certification means that all data entrusted to Roost by carriers and their policyholders is protected within a world class Information Security Management System that maintains the best practices in information privacy and security available today. Part of that Certification ensures that Roost’s information systems are constantly monitored and tested for potential weakness, and then continuously improved and strengthened.
“As the leading provider of property telematics solutions to some of the largest insurance carriers in the world, there is intense focus on information security and data privacy” says CEO Roel Peeters. “Dedicating the resources to achieve ISO 27001 certification was an easy decision. It’s very important to us that we have an information management system our customers can rely on to protect the data they give us. By dedicating the resources to develop an ISO27001 certified system, we think we’ve achieved the gold standard for information security and data privacy. Our customers deserve nothing less.”
Established by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the ISO27001 standard requires the certification of an organization’s basic information security management system (ISO27001) as well as certification of specific information controls for areas such as data access, business continuity, HR management, physical and communications security, new development, and supplier security management.
Roost is a technology company headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA. As creators of the Roost Smart Battery and the Roost Smart Water Leak and Freeze Detector, Roost has developed a unique, patented, connected platform of data sensors that deliver the ultimate in installation simplicity and the most affordable way for insurers to provide Property Telematics solutions. Roost’s primary go-to-market approach is through Insurance companies deploying directly to their policyholders. The effect is a reduction in claim cost expenses (fire and water perils costing $20B per year in the U.S.), as well as driving policyholder engagement through a content-rich, digital mobile app experience, impacting retention and customer acquisition. For more information, please visit www.getroost.com