McLean, VA | March 10, 2008 – SMS, a leading IT services provider and systems integration firm with nearly 40 years of experience providing IT solutions to the Federal Government, announced today that the company has obtained ISO 9001:2000 Registration.
ISO 9001:2000 is a Quality Management System that outlines basic good business practices. By implementing this system SMS will be able to make its operations run more efficiently, increase customer and employee job satisfaction and communicate to potential customers that the company has good quality processes in place.
“For over three decades SMS has always strived to meet our customers’ needs not only with our best-of-breed products and practices, but also with an efficiency and responsibility that gives our customers peace of mind and keeps them coming back to SMS for future projects,” said Juan Hernandez, President and COO of SMS Data Products Group, Inc. “The ISO registration process is something that we have been committed to as a company for some time now, and we are pleased to announce that SMS is now ISO 9001:2000 Registered.”
Mr. Hernandez went on to add, “The dedication of SMS employees to the company, its policies and programs, and the customers we support is what makes SMS an industry leader. That same commitment has made it possible to move forward with ISO 9001:2000 registration with confidence.”
Surveyed ISO 9001:2000 Registered Companies state that they have higher customer satisfaction, increased profitability because of increases efficiencies, market advantages, improved communications and higher job satisfaction within their employee base.
SMS is a Veteran Owned business dedicated to making its clients successful by delivering talented people and mission critical, innovative IT solutions. Founded in 1976, the company has expertise in enterprise IT architecture planning, design and implementation; cyber security; data center design, continuity of operations/disaster recovery planning and deployment; enterprise resource planning; warehousing and logistics; IT systems; strategic management consulting; systems engineering; unified communications; continuous monitoring and wireless solutions.
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SMS is ISO 9001:2008 registered and CMMI Level 3 DEV and Level 2 SVC appraised. For additional information on SMS, visit www.sms.com.