IT Governance Ltd, the global leader in IT governance, risk management and compliance, has announced that the highly anticipated ISO27013:2012 Standard has been published and is now available to buy from the company’s online shop at ITG

ISO27013:2012 focuses exclusively on the integrated implementation of ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 20000-1 – two of the world’s leading and highly regarded standards. ISO/IEC 27001 deals with information security management systems (ISMS) and practically provides organisations with provides a powerful framework for sharing best practice and guidance on protection form cybercrime. ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 is the international IT Service Management standard which enables organisations to ensure that their IT service management processes are aligned with the needs of the business.

The ISO27013:2012 Standard has been designed to help organisations implement both standards together, or implement one when one is already within the organisation. By doing this organisations can achieve increased customer satisfaction, competitive advantage, improved business operations and considerable cost-savings over time.

Organisations can purchase the ISO/IEC 20000-2:2012  and ISO 27013 from IT Governance .