September, 2007 Newsletter Articles

New Software Product Quality Standards

Sep 10, 2007 in Newsletter | 0 comments

Within the Software Engineering set of ISO standards is a “25000” series of standards on Software Product Quality Requirements and Evaluation, known as SQuaRE. Newly released SQuaRE standards: ISO 25001:2007 – Software Engineering – Software Product Quality Requirements and Evaluation (SQuaRE) – Planning and Management This standard provides details about the planning and management requirements associated with software product quality requirements and evaluation. While it is mainly concerned with product quality...

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Records Management

Sep 8, 2007 in Newsletter | 0 comments

Within the Software Engineering set of ISO standards is a “25000” series of standards on Software Product Quality Requirements and Evaluation, known as SQuaRE. Newly released SQuaRE standards: ISO 25001:2007 – Software Engineering – Software Product Quality Requirements and Evaluation (SQuaRE) – Planning and Management This standard provides details about the planning and management requirements associated with software product quality requirements and evaluation. While it is mainly concerned with product quality...

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PAS 99 – Integrated Management System

Sep 8, 2007 in Newsletter | 0 comments

PAS 99:2006 is a specification of common management system requirements as a framework for integration. It was developed by British Standards Institution (BSI), the UK’s national standards body. This Publically Available Specification (PAS) helps organizations integrate and effectively manage the common requirements of two or more management system standards, for example, ISO 9001 – Quality ISO 14001 – Environmental ISO 27001 – Information Security ISO 22000 – Food Safety ISO 20000 – IT Service...

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ISO 17799 Changes to ISO 27002

Sep 8, 2007 in Newsletter | 0 comments

To consolidate information security standards under the “27000” series number, ISO 17799:2005 has been changed to ISO 27002:2005. The renumbered standard has the same content and retains the same title, “Information Technology – Security Techniques – Code of Practice for Information Security Management”.  The ISO 27000 family currently consists of: ISO 27001:2005 – Information Security Management Systems – Requirements ISO 27002:2005 – Information Technology – Security Techniques...

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Audit Conference in October in Atlanta

Sep 8, 2007 in Newsletter | 0 comments

Hundreds of auditors from all over the world are expected to attend the ASQ Audit Division’s annual conference in Atlanta. The conference will be held at the Sheraton Atlanta on October 11-12, 2007 with a theme of “Strategic Auditing: Innovation, Implementation, Interaction”. Larry Whittington will speak on “How to Audit the Difficult Areas”. For more information about the conference, visit the conference web...

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