Add-On Data Announces New Audit Compliance System
Wilmington, MA – July 28, 2006 - Add-On Data, a leading provider of custom built servers, computer hardware and networking solutions, today announced the institution of a Total Quality Manage System that qualifies for ISO 9002 compliance certification.
“As a conscientious manufacturer and service provider, we have implemented a TQM system that will allow us to operate more efficiently and effectively. By controlling our manufacturing operation in a systematic and logical manner, we will improve the way we address the needs of our customers and provide a framework for analyzing errors,” explains Stephen Shaheen, President of Add-On Data.
Over the past 30 years, Add-On Data has built its reputation on providing quality products delivering excellent customer service. By adding an audit compliance system, the company is furthering its commitment to quality, by putting systems in place that meet internationally accepted guidelines and add additional assurances for customers.
Add-On Data has a documented track record of building custom servers and appliances with less than a 1% failure rate. Now, it will audit all its systems including: engineering, procurement, design and assembly to be compliant with ISO 9002 standards.
ISO 9002 is quickly becoming a must for companies in both the manufacturing and service sectors. There are seven principles that provide the foundation for quality management standards within the ISO 9002 series. These include: customer focus, leadership, involvement of people, process approach, system approach to management, continual improvement factual approach to decision making and mutually beneficial supplier relationships.
“These basic principles have guided Add-On Data’s success for the past 30 years, and now we have the checks and balances in place to ensure their continued application.” adds Shaheen.