SunSpec encourages program participants to integrate the program into their normal business processes and practices.
Accordingly, the SunSpec Official PKI Provider will abide by these terms:
- Maintain compliance with revelant International Standards Organization (ISO) standards for operating PKI services.
- Demonstrate that the company’s PKI platform can serve the needs of the SunSpec ecosystem of equipment manufacturers, software providers, system integrators, electric utilities, and independent power producers. Manufacturers play a key role in administering the chain of trust. The SunSpec Official PKI Service Provider is a critical link between the SunSpec Certified communication standards compliance program and the manufacturer.
- Participate actively in the educational imperative of cybersecurity and related Public Key Infrastructure challenges for the DER industry.
- Invest in and demonstrate continual improvement in the program. The SunSpec Official PKI Service Provider serves as a guardian for the SunSpec Certified program and the SunSpec Alliance itself.