Press Release

Volterra Semiconductor Corporation Selects EtQ Quality Management Software

FARMINGDALE, NY (01-16-08): EtQ, Inc. has announced the implementation of EtQ Quality Management System at Volterra Semiconductor Corporation, a leading provider of high-performance analog and mixed-signal power management semiconductors for computing, storage, networking and consumer markets.

Volterra Semiconductor needed a method of managing quality and compliance, and needed an enterprise solution that would help them to manage Document Control in an effective, centralized environment. Volterra Semiconductor selected EtQ to allow them to automate their quality process, integrate quality to their operations, and collaborate across the enterprise.

"For Volterra Semiconductor, EtQ was able to implement a QMS system quickly and efficiently and through use of graphical administration tools, create a seamless application that automates their process, integrate with existing business systems, and allow Volterra to collaborate across the enterprise," states Glenn McCarty, Chief Executive Officer of EtQ.

EtQ is excited to work with Volterra Semiconductor Corporation to provide a robust system to help them maximize their investment in EtQ.

About Volterra Semiconductor Corporation

Volterra Semiconductor Corporation, headquartered in Fremont, CA, designs, develops, and markets proprietary, high performance analog and mixed signal power management semiconductors for the computing, storage, networking and consumer markets. The company's product portfolio is focused on advanced switching regulators for the computer, datacom, storage, and portable markets. Volterra operates as a fabless semiconductor company utilizing world-class foundries for silicon supply. The company is focused on creating products with high intellectual property content that match specific customer needs.

About EtQ

EtQ is the leading Enterprise Quality and Compliance Management Software for identifying, mitigating, and preventing high-risk events through integration, automation, and collaboration. EtQ uses best-in-class, integrated modules and enterprise application integration to manage and measure quality and compliance processes and execute organizational change. Key modules within the product include: Document Control, CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action), Audit Software, Complaint Handling, Risk Management, Change Management, Employee Training, Project Management, Nonconforming Materials, Enterprise Reporting, and more than 20 additional compliance-oriented modules. With its world-class flexible workflow, collaborative platform, EtQ has developed a unique niche to support enterprises involved in various compliance management initiatives such as; cGxP (FDA), ISO 13485, ISO 9001:2008, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, ISO 22000, AS 9001, TL 9000, OHSAS 18001, RoHS, Sarbanes-Oxley, HACCP, SQF and similar standards for compliance and regulatory management. EtQ has been providing compliance solutions to a variety of markets for over 15 years.

For more information about EtQ, please visit www.etq.com, or to schedule a virtual demo, contact EtQ Inc., at 800-354-4476 or 516-293-0949, or e-mail us at info@etq.com.

EtQ is a trademark of EtQ Management Consultants, Inc. All other product names and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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Brenda Percy
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