ISO Certification

RUGGEDCOM has a quality system that meets ISO 9001:2008

Created by the International Organization for Standardization, ISO 9001:2008 is based on eight quality management principles: customer focus, leadership, involvement of people, process approach, system approach to management, continual improvement, fact based decision-making and mutually beneficial supplier relationships. When fully adopted, these principles have been proven to enhance organizational performance.

A quality management system addresses the needs of an organization and delivers tangible business benefits. The eight principles of quality management are intended to help organizations focus on goal orientation, systematic management and continual improvement of performance.

Benefits of ISO 9001:2008

  • Continually monitor and improve Performance

  • Realize organizational policy and objectives

  • Provide confidence to existing and potential customers

  • Enhance customer satisfaction

  • Proactive and systematic alignment to changing market conditions

  • Achieve consistency and stability in processes

  • Reduce dependencies of results on people and rather improve focus on processes


RUGGEDCOM has an environmental management system that meets ISO 14001:2004

Created by the International Organization for Standardization, the ISO 14001:2004 environmental management system standard focuses on minimizing an organization’s negative impact to the environment and compliance with applicable laws, regulations and other environmentally oriented requirements. ISO 14001 shares similar elements with ISO 9001 quality management system standard and the two can be easily integrated. Certification to ISO 14001 is voluntary since there are no laws requiring a company’s environmental management system to be certified by ISO or other standard association.

Benefits of ISO 14001:2004

  • Internationally recognized and accepted Standard

  • Reinforces and strengthens good environmental management practices

  • Raises employee awareness of environmental impacts of a company’s activities

  • Improves management of environmental risks

  • Ensures a company is compliant with environmental legislation

  • Increases operational effectiveness and Efficiency