ISOQAR Certification & UKAS Accreditation
ISO 9001:2015 is the internationally recognised standard for the quality management of businesses. The ISO 9001 certification shows our commitment to quality, customers, and a willingness to work towards improving efficiency.
ISO27001:2013 is the internationally recognised standard for information security management. It means that we have an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in place to protect our assets and that we are managing customer data securely and to a high standard. Our certification demonstrates our commitment to best practice when it comes to data security.
Office of Communications (Ofcom)
Ofcom is the telecoms regulator, set up by the government to regulate fixed line telecoms and mobiles and the wireless spectrum. It is also the organisation responsible for regulation of the TV and radio sectors. Beaming’s Code of Practice has been approved by Ofcom, with whom we are registered.
Ombudsman Services: Communications
Ombudsman Services: Communications provides an independent complaints mediation service for the telecomms industry. It independently handles disputes between communication companies that are signed up to the scheme and consumers (domestic customers and small businesses). The service is free to consumers and simple to use. It is approved by Ofcom, the independent regulator and competition authority for the UK communications industry. Beaming is signed up to the Ombudsman Services: Communications scheme.
Regional Internet Registries (RIPE)
RIPE is the Regional Internet Registry covering Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia. The RIPE Network Co-ordination Centre allocates Internet Resources (such as IPv4, IPv6 addresses, Autonomous System (AS) numbers and Reverse DNS delegations) to organisations in their service region, which includes the UK. Beaming has RIPE membership.
Nominet is the Internet registry for .uk domain names. Nominet have a public purpose agenda and work closely with national and international organisations to find ways of making the internet a better and more secure place. Beaming is a Nominet Accredited Channel Partner.
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the independent authority responsible for enforcing the Data Protection Act. This act applies to personal information and aims to ensure that companies handle personal information correctly. Beaming takes its data security responsibilities very seriously and we are registered with the ICO. Our registration number is Z8872701. The ICO is also responsible for Freedom of Information.
The Internet Telephony Services Providers’ Association (ITSPA)
The Internet Telephony Services Providers’ Association (ITSPA) is a trade association that represents UK-based network operators, service providers and other businesses involved with the supply of VoIP services to business and residential consumers. The group meets regularly and focuses on best practice, innovation and fraud prevention.