Univers Receives ISASecure Certification through exida

Oct 25, 2023

From left to right: Mr. Jack Gao, Director of Certification (exida), Mr. Yang Zhao Hui, Product Security Engineer (Univers), Mr. Jason Ng, Director, Edge Platform (Univers), Ms. Wang Zhan, Global Data Protection Officer (Univers), Ms. Clara Lim, Global Security Assurance Lead (Univers) and Ms. Cecilia Chiong, Sales & Marketing Manager (exida) during the certificate presentation ceremony

exida is excited to announce that Univers has achieved the ISASecure® Security Development Lifecycle Assurance (SDLA) certification on 27 September 2023.

ISASecure SDLA is the certification program that applies to the development lifecycle processes of suppliers for control system products. This certification demonstrates Univers compliance to IEC 62443-4-1 Security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems Part 4-1: Secure Product Development Lifecycle Requirements.

exida, the global leader in functional safety, cybersecurity and alarm management, was pleased to work alongside Univers’s team throughout the certification process. “It is not easy to achieve the ISASecure SDLA certification without dedication. The team from Univers has put a lot of effort into preparing their Secure Product Development Lifecycle from scratch. We have weekly project meetings with Univers’s team and with their full commitment, this makes the certification to be a smooth and effective process.” adds Jack Gao, Director of Certification of exida Asia Pacific.

Univers offers the world’s most comprehensive decarbonization system which integrates data from customer’s hardware and software. The IEC 62443-4-1 certification is a testament to Univers unwavering dedication to industrial cybersecurity excellence.

“At Univers, we are committed to implement robust cybersecurity measures, risk management strategies, and continuous improvement in our products. With the attainment of the IEC 62443-4-1 certification from exida, Univers stands as a trusted partner in ensuring the reliability and security of our product development processes, assuring our global customers of the highest level of protection against cyber risks.” quoted by Zhan Wang, Director of Data Privacy and Security Compliance.

The certificates can be found on exida SAEL website here and on ISASecure website here.

About Univers

Univers provides the world’s most comprehensive decarbonization system.

Headquartered in Singapore, Univers help companies and countries optimize energy systems and reduce carbon emissions with accurate, reliable, and actionable decarbonization data. Our EnOS platform connects on-the-ground operational technology and in-the-cloud intelligence to deliver real-time energy data and data-driven carbon monitoring, reporting, and abatement.

With 220 million devices connected, over 560GW of renewable energy under management, and a community of over 500 customers including Microsoft, Starbucks, and HSBC, we’re helping leading businesses get the world to net zero—and what comes after it.

For more information about Univers, please visit https://univers.com.

About exida Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

exida Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. started in Singapore in 2006, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of exida.com LLC. Founded in 2000 by several of the world’s top reliability and safety experts, exida is the world’s leading product certification and knowledge company specializing in automation system safety, alarm management, cybersecurity, and availability. With over 20 locations worldwide, exida’s global presence ensures there is always someone close by ready to help your team be successful.

Companies around the world turn to exida for help and guidance related to functional safety, alarm management, and control system cybersecurity standards implementation.

exida is the choice of leading companies when it comes to implementing and achieving compliance to the global standards relating to the IEC 61508 and IEC 61511 standards for functional safety for the process industry; IEC 62443 for industrial control system cybersecurity; ISA-18.2 for alarm management; ISO 26262 for functional safety of automotive, IEC 62061 and ISO 13849 for safety of machinery, and ANSI/RIA 1506 for robot safety.

If you are interested to find out more on the Cybersecurity certification program, please drop us an email at asiapacific@exida.com.

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