SOURCE: Solarflare

February 18, 2014 09:00 ET

Solarflare Achieves ISO 9001/ISO 14001 Certification for Quality and Environmental Management

Adherence to Global Standards Confirms World-Class Quality, Innovation & Customer Satisfaction; Parallels Company's Growth in International Markets

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 18, 2014) - Solarflare, the leader in application-intelligent 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) networking software and hardware, announced today that it has received certifications for both ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 International Standards from the Certification Body of TÜV SÜD America Inc., having successfully completed audits at its Irvine, California headquarters and Cambridge, UK R&D facility.

The certification of these ISO International Standards supports Solarflare's commitment to offering products and services that are safe, reliable and of good quality. Adherence to these global standards improves company performance by reducing costs, minimizing environmental impact, increasing productivity and enhancing customer satisfaction.

Solarflare's pursuit of ISO certification was driven by a desire to confirm Solarflare's satisfaction of the many requirements of a rapidly growing roster of 953 global customers. "With the adoption of Solarflare technology in virtually every corner of the globe, it became paramount for us -- as an international company -- to clearly demonstrate our adherence to industry standards that are recognized on a global basis," said Don Kammer, VP Operations at Solarflare. "Receiving certification for both ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards demonstrates our drive for continual improvement in both product quality and environmental impact."

"This significant achievement parallels our company's emergence as a trusted provider of technology innovation around the world," said Russell Stern, CEO at Solarflare. "We count several world-leading companies among our customers, and it's important for them to know that Solarflare has committed to strict adherence to these business-critical management standards."

The ISO International Standards apply to Solarflare's business processes, products and services, including the development of software and hardware essential to secure, monitor and accelerate critical network data.

About Solarflare

Solarflare is the leading provider of software and hardware that accelerate, monitor and secure network data. The company's solutions are widely used in scale-out server environments such as electronic trading, high performance computing, cloud, virtualization and big data. Solarflare's products are available from leading distributors and value-added resellers, as well as from Dell, IBM and HP. Solarflare is headquartered in Irvine, California, and operates an extensive R&D facility in Cambridge, UK.