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What is ISO and Why is Certification Important?

ISO 9000 is a series of principles, drafted and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).  The series addresses various aspects of a quality management system (QMS) and provides advanced tools and support to participating organizations. Together the principles of ISO 9000 help establish and highlight quality assurance operating systems, and the certification is…

ILM Corporation Awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification

We are excited to announce that we are now ISO 9001:2008 certified for our quality management system. ISO  9001:2008 is a quality management system standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization, an association of governmental and nongovernmental organizations from 161 countries that develops and refines  international standards. The ISO 9001:2008 standard focuses on customer…

Types Document Management Systems

With the creation of the Federal government’s Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) cloud-first initiative in 2011, many departments, agencies, and companies in and around Washington, D.C. are implementing document management systems in the cloud. To help guide agencies in their move to the cloud, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is tasked…

Case Study Overview: Federal Agency Accurately Tracks Foreigners Coming into the United States

ILM was contacted by a federal agency whose responsibility is to accurately track and monitor foreigners who enter the United States through cultural exchange programs.  Each country’s embassy and consulate is in charge of the cultural exchange students that enter the United States from its host country, and therefore must complete the necessary paperwork and…