50 Hertz

Development of a certifiable information security management system (ISMS)

Boasting over 900 employees, 50Hertz operates and develops the transmission system. The company is also responsible for managing the electrical grids in the German states of Berlin, Brandenburg, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.

The aim of this project was to implement the statutory and regulatory requirements of the German IT Security Act and the German IT security catalogue for electricity and gas networks under section 11(1)(a) of the German Energy Act. secunet successfully assisted 50Hertz Transmission GmbH with the implementation of its information security management system.