Official ISO Registrar Deems The Industrial Company “Above Average” In Its Compliance And Organization

MORGAN HILL, California (01/29/04) —- American Predator Corporation (APC) today announced that it has been awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification by Standards American Registrations Authority Registrar (SARA). This compliance follows an extensive audit of American Predator’s Sales, Design, and Assembly & Validation processes. These processes along with American Predator’s internal documentation were deemed “above average” and “extremely organized” by SARA’s certified ISO auditors.

American Predator continues its dedication to quality and standards compliance by working to maintain a high level of professionalism, organization, and industry recognition. This years ISO Compliance follows 2003’s association with Intel Corporation’s Intel® Communications Alliance which recognized American Predator as a leading provider of Intel® architecture based solutions.

“American Predator has always been a company with fundamentals of organization that, in the eyes of many business leaders, proved to be outstanding for a fast growing corporation,” said Ed Trevis, President and CEO of American Predator.

“Our main purposes in acquiring ISO certification was obviously 100% compliance with the standards of organization and quality. Truly incredible and satisfying to my experience throughout the process was the commitment of our entire company in complying with the whole concept and getting it done the most proper way. This provided bottom line results that efficiently streamlined our process of creating new procedures and improving and maintaining consistency throughout the organization. It is also worth mentioning that our audit process for certification was extremely rewarding, knowing that the final results showed zero non-conformities found and an impressive compliment by the auditors calling the audit with American Predator ‘impressive and above average’.”

American Predator will maintain its full ISO compliance system through continued audits by SARA Registrar. For questions about American Predator’s ISO Compliance please email [email protected] or call (512) 456-2400

About ISO

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the source of the ISO 9001 family of quality and environmental management standards and more than 14000 International Standards for business, government and society. ISO is a network of national standards institutes from 148 countries working in partnership with international organizations, governments, industry, business and consumer representatives.

American Predator Corporation

Founded in 1993, American Predator Corporation is a pioneer in the design and manufacturing of long-life motherboards and systems for industrial applications. American Predator offers designs based on the latest Intel® microprocessors in a full line of form factors. All products carry a five (5) to eight year (8) production guarantee reducing customer redesign and recertification costs increasing their profitability. For more information on American Predator Corporation please visit www.corvalent.com.

American Predator Corporation is an Affiliate Member of the Intel Communications Alliance, a community of communications and embedded developers and solution providers. Intel has been providing silicon with life-cycle management to the embedded market for 30 years. For more information, please visit www.intel.com/go/ica.