FREMONT, California, February 2, 1998 -
Tyan® Computer Corp., which was recently named the 19th fastest growing privately held company in the U.S. by INC. Magazine, today announced that it has received ISO 9001 certification.
(International Organization for Standardization) is a consortium of nearly all industrialized nations whose mission is to develop and promote internally recognized standards. ISO 9001 certification means that a
compliant company has passed very strict tests and qualifications for quality and standards.
ISO 9001 is awarded for business and quality practices, such as design, development and customer service. ISO
9002 certification is awarded for manufacturing facilities. Tyan's manufacturing facilities have been ISO 9002 certified since April, 1993.
"ISO 9001 certification is a great honor for Tyan since we
have met very strict documentation and on-site inspections," noted Symon Chang, Tyan CEO and chairman. "More importantly, it assures our customers that the highest international standards and controls and
quality are applied to Tyan's entire operation, from manufacturing to customer service."
Tyan provides a complete family of Pentium-II class and Socket 7 motherboards based on Intel's, and the
industry's latest chipsets. These products support a wide range of applications and solutions -- from single and multi-processor desktop and PC workstations, to higher-end workstation and server configurations.
For further information about Tyan or any of its products, visit the company's web site at http://www.tyan.com
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Tyan, founded in 1989 by long-time Intel and IBM executive Dr. T. Symon Chang, designs, manufactures, and markets advanced system board technology. Its products are sold to
OEMs, systems integrators, VARs and resellers worldwide. During the nineties, Tyan has consistently been one of the fastest growing technology companies in the U.S. Tyan was named to the prestigious INC 500 in 1997
(19th fastest growing U.S. company) and in 1998. It was also ranked by Deloitte & Touche as one of the USA's "Fast 500" as well as one of Silicon Valley's "Fast 50" companies in 1998.
Press Contact: Matt Vernon, Tyan Computer, 510-651-8868, MattV@tyan.com