Ascent Technologies has been certified in compliance with ISO 9001 since 1995.
Our quality system was developed using the
guidelines in ISO 9000-3, Guidelines for the Applications of ISO 9001 to the
Development, Supply, Installation, and Maintenance of Computer Software. We are audited every six months to ensure continuing
compliance with this international standard. We were one of the first
Compliance with Industry Standards
Ascent Technologies develops software and project documentation using the IEEE Software Engineering Standards collection. The Ascent Technologies Critical Software Development Process (CSP) was developed using IEEE 1074, Standard for Developing Life Cycle Processes.
The Ascent Technologies quality system is compliant with ISO 12207, Information Technology - Software Life Cycle Processes.
Ascent Technologies' quality system is consistent with document DO-178B, Software Considerations in Airborne Systems and Equipment, published by the Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA).