FyreStorm, Innovative Fabless SemiConductor Company, Selects MasterControl™ to Facilitate ISO Compliance
SALT LAKE CITY June 12, 2006 FyreStorm Inc., a fabless semiconductor company that develops cutting-edge power management technology for mobile device manufacturers, has chosen the MasterControl™ quality suite to facilitate compliance with ISO 9001 standards, according to an announcement made today by MasterControl Inc.
FyreStorm power management products are used in various kinds of wireless electronic devices such as smart phones, PDAs, digital cameras, portable media players, MP3 players, and GPS systems. Switching-mode supplies in FyreStorm's products are implemented with the company's unique all-digital adaptive loop control technology. This innovative technology enables efficient and extremely fast response switching-mode power supplies. The company has 36 patent applications, out of which 18 have been issued, seven allowed, and the rest are pending.
FyreStorm, based in Sunnyvale, Calif., was looking for an ISO-compliant quality management software solution as part of its ISO compliance initiative. Tammie Graham, manufacturing engineer and project manager at FyreStorm, said her company selected the MasterControl™ integrated quality management suite because it demonstrated distinct advantages in price and functionality over other software solutions.
?We wanted an affordable and configurable system that would meet our future ISO needs,? said Graham. It also helped that MasterControl was highly recommended by another high-tech company that uses the solution, she added.
FyreStorm will be implementing MasterControl Documents™, a core application in the suite, across the enterprise to manage hundreds of documents, including standards and procedures, templates and forms, application notes, product-specific documents and specifications, data sheets, quality plans, reports, and vendor/supplier documents. Users will include the engineering, quality, sales/marketing, finance, HR, IT, and operations departments.
In addition to providing a configurable, easy-to-use, and effective document control system, the Web-based MasterControl integrated suite connects and manages other quality processes critical to ISO compliance, such as training control, CAPA, audit, change control, and customer complaints.
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