PLDT gets ISO certification for world class cable landing facility
PLDT Inc. has received ISO 22301:2012 for its orld-class cable landing stations that provide international connectivity for data, voice and leased line services.
Conferred by TÜV Rheinland, ISO 22301:2012 is the highest and most comprehensive international standard for management systems that ensures business continuity
TÜV Rheinland is one of the leading recognized providers of technical services worldwide.
The three PLDT cable landing stations that have been ISO certified are the La Union Cable Landing Station in Bauang, La Union; the Date Cable Landing Station in Daet, Camarines Norte, and the Batangas Cable Landing Station in Nasugbu, Batangas.
“This ISO certification states that PLDT is well-prepared and equipped to manage the impact of disasters that may affect our cable landing stations which are mission critical facilities in delivering quality voice and data services to our customers,” said PLDT chief corporate services officer Ray C. Espinosa.
For his part, PLDT VP and head of technical operations center Emer Hernandez said: “PLDT’s cable landing stations play a significant part in the company’s mission to provide the best and most reliable data experience to our consumer and enterprise customers. These newly ISO-certified cable landing stations are PLDT’s gateway to the other international cable systems which enable the PLDT Group to provide the latest digital services to more homes and businesses in the country.”