CardBASE Technologies Ltd* , a leading provider of
smart card solutions for secure e-commerce, announced that it has been
recommended for both ISO90012000 and TickIT by SGS Yarsley International
Certification Services Limited.
The ISO90012000 version, released last December, has a greater emphasis
placed on top management being involved in the quality processes than its
predecessor. Dedication to customer satisfaction in all phases of software
development lifecycle is a key requirement of the audit and CardBASE
achieved this with its commitment to ‘delivering customer satisfaction’.
Commenting on the announcement, Brian Kearney, CEO at CardBASE said
“achieving formal accreditation for the quality of our software engineering
and customer services functions is an important part of our business
development. Starting a year ago, we invested heavily in developing our
Quality system and this certification further enhances our ability to sell
our software into financial and government institutions who place an
emphasis on proven quality processes”.
Margaret Kavanagh, Quality Manager at CardBASE stated, “Obtaining both ISO
90012000 and TickIT is a marvellous achievement and a result of the hard
work and commitment by people at all levels within the organisation. Our
focus was to develop a quality system that works for us with maximum buy-in
from staff and management. We empowered staff with the necessary skills and
resources to generate a commitment to excellence and continuous improvement.
We now have a strong quality culture that permeates the entire organisation,
it is an ongoing process with continuous improvement and we do not intend to
ABOUT CARDBASE TECHNOLOGIES
CardBASE TechnologiesÂ® a leading provider of smart card solutions for secure
e-commerce, is a European company serving world markets from its
headquarters in Ireland and offices in the United States and Africa. Since
its foundation in 1993, CardBASE Technologies has been providing innovative
smart card management systems for the Internet, Banking, Financial and
The CardBASE solution supports Multiple Application Smart Cards, Card
Personalisation, Card Management, Transaction Processing and Settlement.
CardBASE solutions have been specifically designed to support the Visa
International led Common Electronic Purse Specification (CEPS), EMV and the
Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) standards.