AOTMP Efficiency First® Solution Certification

Sakon has earned AOTMP Efficiency First® Solution Certification for its Telecom Expense Management Lifecycle and Enterprise Mobility Management services. During the extensive Efficiency First® Vendor Solution Certification Program, the alignment of Sakon’s fixed and mobile telecom management services was evaluated against the Efficiency First® Framework, a disciplined, best practice-driven approach to managing fixed and mobile telecom enterprise environments.

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The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards Certification is mandated by payment-card brands and administered by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council. The certification was created to increase controls for cardholder data to reduce credit card fraud. Validation of compliance is performed annually.


GDPR standardizes data protection law in the EU/EEA and imposes rules on controlling and processing personally identifiable information (PII). GDPR also extends the protection of personal data and data protection rights to EU residents.

Privacy Shield

The EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks were designed by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission and Swiss Administration to provide companies with a mechanism to comply with data protection requirements when transferring personal data from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States in support of transatlantic commerce.


A SOC 1 report is for service organizations that impact or may impact their clients’ financial reporting. Certifications include: SAS 70, SSAE 16, SSAE 18, and ISAE 3402


A SOC 2 report is for service organizations that hold, store or process information of their clients, but is not significant to financial reporting. Trust Services Criteria include: Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, and Privacy.

ISO 27001

The International Organization for Standardization ISO 27000 series of standards are a compilation of international standards related to information security. The ISO 27001 standard has an organizational focus and details requirements against which an organization’s Information Security Management System (ISMS) can be audited.

WCAG 2.0 IS ISO/IEC 40500

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are developed by the W3C in cooperation with individuals and organizations around the world, with a goal of providing a single shared standard for web content accessibility that meets the needs of individuals, organizations, and governments internationally. WCAG 2.0 is formally recognized by ISO as an ISO/IEC JTC 1 Standard (ISO/IEC 40500:2012).


The Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire (CAIQ) is a survey provided by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) to assess the security capabilities of a cloud service provider. The CAIQ was developed to create commonly accepted industry standards to document the security controls in infrastructure-as-a-service, platform-as-a-service and software-as-a service applications.