Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

(offtopic) ISO certificates

From: "Adrian Maier" <adrian(dot)maier(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: (offtopic) ISO certificates
Date: 2006-09-26 07:04:36
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-advocacy

This is probably offtopic.  I need some advice about what to answer to
an email received in the ro(at)postgresql(dot)org mailbox.

Quoting tiberiu <tiberiu(dot)giurgescu(at)romsys(dot)ro>:
> Hello,
> We have a project which requires PostgreSQL 8.1 database.
> Because it is a EU financed project, we need a ISO certificate for the
> software product.
> If you can help us to obtain a copy of such a certificate, please help us,
> otherwise please forward this request to the right person.
> Give us a feedback soon as you can.
> Best regards,
> Tiberiu Giurgescu

"ISO certificate" is quite vague because there are different types of
certitifcates AFAIK.
He is probably asking about ISO 9001, for quality system.

I am tempted to answer that we are not ISO certified.  And to explain
that we will
probably never have such a certificate because in an opensource
project it is not
possible to force everyone to work according to some strict procedures .

Is this correct ?

I'm wondering whether it's true that all EU financed projects must use
only software
from ISO-certified sources .

Adrian Maier


pgsql-advocacy by date

Next:From: Harald Armin MassaDate: 2006-09-26 07:16:38
Subject: PostgreSQL and Fujitsu-Siemens
Previous:From: David FetterDate: 2006-09-26 06:32:00
Subject: Re: one for our brag page

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group