Press Release

ETQ Releases Reliance 2019 Quality Management System Software

Major Enhancement to Leading QMS SaaS Product Features New UI, Packaged Solutions, Richer Support Options

BURLINGTON, MA, January 29, 2019ETQ, the leading provider of Quality Management System (QMS), Environment, Health and Safety (EHS), and compliance management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions, today announced the availability of ETQ Reliance 2019, a significant enhancement to the company's flagship offering. The latest release of ETQ Reliance 2019 includes an entirely new User Interface (UI) and several enhancements that improve personalization and collaboration. The company has also packaged ETQ Reliance 2019 to make it easier and more cost-effective for customers to select from a range of bundled QMS solutions that closely match their unique quality processes and workflows.

The new release builds on ETQ's pioneering strength in ease of use, flexibility, configurability and delivering quality management and compliance best practices right out of the box. With ETQ Reliance 2019, ETQ continues to empower businesses to optimize their critical quality processes and drive product and service excellence to create superior brand reputation and a clear business advantage.

ETQ Reliance 2019 Features

  • A completely new user interface and user experience (UI/UX) that offers better searchability, more efficient communication methods, more visual status indicators and the ability to accommodate a broader range of unique user needs and process requirements
  • Seven integrated SaaS solutions: Quality by Design, Nonconformance Handling, Supply Chain Quality, Complaints Management for Life Sciences, Health and Safety, Environmental Management and Enterprise Risk Management that support the precise needs of customers' unique quality programs and workflows
  • 35 automated processes, all of which include best practices and deep functionality to shorten an organization's time-to-value
  • Upgraded training options with ETQ Academy, featuring more than 100 online training elements from full product certifications, to short eLearnings and "bite-sized" hints-and-tips that allow quality teams to quickly master ETQ Reliance 2019 and become highly productive

"We are entering a whole new era of quality," said Morgan Palmer, Chief Technology Officer, ETQ. "To help meet the demands this era brings, we've re-envisioned ETQ Reliance 2019 to create a platform and solution set that makes it easier than ever for our customers to implement, configure and master automated quality management programs. With ETQ Reliance 2019, building optimal, comprehensive and integrated quality programs and ensuring a strong brand reputation is more attainable than ever. We are eager to roll out the new release to our customer base and help them leverage quality as a competitive advantage."

ETQ Reliance 2019 is available now to new enterprise and mid-market customers and as an easy SaaS upgrade to ETQ's more than 500 global customers, which includes some of the most highly regarded brands in the world. Companies such as L'Oreal, Novartis, Subway, Herman Miller and FUJIFILM rely on ETQ to drive quality programs that boost product and service quality and profitability, secure brand reputation and create measurable business advantage.

"By adding a new, modern look, full of intuitive visual prompts, to what is already the most flexible platform in the industry, ETQ Reliance 2019 takes the user experience to the next level," said Joel Wolf, P.E., Staff Engineer, Work Process Automation and Improvement, General Motors.

Delivering More Value via The Cloud

With this release, ETQ is providing a robust SaaS delivery model. With ETQ Reliance 2019 in the cloud, customers get rapid on-boarding and implementation, eLearning via ETQ Academy, and always-on, always-updated, redundant, secure and scalable technology, not to mention a lower total cost of ownership. For current ETQ customers, migrating from an on-premise installation of ETQ Reliance results in minimum downtime, no loss of data or functionality and no disruption to end users.

For more information on ETQ Reliance 2019, visit: https://www.etq.com/quality-management-system/.

About ETQ

ETQ is the leading provider of quality, EHS and compliance management software, trusted by the world’s strongest brands. More than 500 global companies, spanning industries including automotive, biotech, food and beverage, manufacturing and medical devices, use ETQ to secure positive brand reputations, deliver higher levels of customer loyalty and enhance profitability. ETQ Reliance offers built-in best practices and powerful flexibility to drive business excellence through quality. Only ETQ lets customers configure industry-proven quality processes to their unique needs and business vision. ETQ was founded in 1992 and has main offices located in the U.S. and Europe. To learn more about ETQ and its various product offerings, visit www.etq.com.

Media Contacts:

Kristen Leathers
Version 2.0 Communications for ETQ
(617) 426-2222
etq@v2comms.com

Chris Nahil
ETQ
781-488-5050 ext. 648
CNahil@etq.com