IMIS Global was formed in 2000 as International Maritime Information Systems and is headquartered in Fareham in Hampshire in the United Kingdom. IMIS Global (IMIS) is a privately owned company.
IMIS Global is an ISO 9001:2015, externally audited company and is also an active industrial member of the International Association of Lighthouse and Aids to Navigation Authorities, IALA, based in Paris, France.
IMIS has offices in the United Kingdom, South Africa and the United States of America.
The IMIS focus from inception was to provide Maritime Information System (MIS) to governmental and large commercial organisations and that remains the focus to this day. The flagship product, MariWeb, was first released as MariWeb version 1 in 2004. In January 2020, IMIS released its latest version, MariWeb version 8, with higher performance and a wide range of features. IMIS continues to expand its product capability to address a wider section of the maritime environment.
MariWeb version 1 was installed in Croatia in 2004 and since that time, MariWeb has been installed on all continents in the world apart from Antarctica. Current customers utilise the MariWeb system using a variety of commercial models ranging from Hosted MariWeb (a cloud based solution) through to Bespoke MariWeb supplied as a turn key project.
IMIS has invested in a private cloud environment for the central Hosted MariWeb system which is owned, operated and supported by IMIS in a well-resourced, secure, commercial data centre with all primary services being redundant.
ISO 9001:2015 certified
IMIS Global (IMIS) is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company. The ISO 9001:2015 audits are conducted by an external auditor on an annual basis.
In support of its Quality Assurance and Business Continuity programs, IMIS develops all software in a version-controlled development environment with a range of automatic testing. The new software is then tested on a Quality Assurance system and then, once working is migrated to a sandbox environment where it can be tested by customers and / or external testing entities and then migrated to the production environment.