ACTON, Mass.--(Affirmed Networks, an emerging technology leader that is modernizing how mobile networks are architected, deployed, and monetized, today announced that it has received certification under the International Organization for Standardization’s ISO 9001:2008.)--
“At the same time, it signals that Affirmed understands operator requirements around the mobile packet core and that the company is serious in establishing a solid foundation for their AN3000 platform.”
The ISO audit process reviews and assesses a company’s quality management system, and ensures stated objectives are met. The ISO 9001:2008 certification confirms that Affirmed Networks has the quality and efficiency management systems in place, for the design of hardware and software solutions used in wireless telecommunications.
“Affirmed Networks is pleased to have met the demanding standards of this internationally recognized certification at such an early stage in our company’s development,” said Hassan M. Ahmed, Chairman and CEO of Affirmed Networks. “This is a significant accomplishment that underscores our ongoing commitment to excellence in every aspect of our company.”
Affirmed recently emerged from stealth mode with a generally-available solution that significantly enhances the economic capacity of mobile networks. Affirmed’s AN3000 uniquely combines virtualized software with industry standard hardware to overcome the major challenges operators face in economically scaling their mobile networks to meet subscriber usage and quality of experience demands. With Affirmed’s unique service orchestration capability, operators can create, maintain, and monetize new services and applications at speeds not possible in existing networks. The AN3000 is in trials with operators around the world.
“Successfully achieving an ISO 9001:2008 certification is something that few early-stage companies manage to pull off,” noted Peter Jarich, VP, Consumer and Infrastructure with Current Analysis. “At the same time, it signals that Affirmed understands operator requirements around the mobile packet core and that the company is serious in establishing a solid foundation for their AN3000 platform.”
Affirmed Networks is led by a veteran team of executives and technologists from the mobile telecommunications industry’s most successful companies, including AT&T, Cisco, Sonus, Starent, and Cascade. Backed by venture capital and strategic investors, Affirmed Networks is delivering a subscriber management and service orchestration solution that bundles gateway functionality with rich application and content delivery services into an industry-leading, solution; the AN3000. This currently-deployable solution is poised to significantly transform and advance the state of mobile data networks using value-added features, performance, scalability, and content-delivery capabilities that far surpass incumbent vendor solutions. The AN3000 is generally available and in trials with operators around the world.
About Affirmed Networks, Inc.
Affirmed Networks is transforming and advancing intelligence in the mobile data networks. The company’s solution bundles gateway functionality with rich application and content delivery services into an industry-leading, virtualized solution. For more information, please visit: www.affirmednetworks.com