Affiliations

The Converge team is committed to delivering top quality throughout every level of the organization and all around the world. Our quality program includes distributor affiliations that adhere to government and industry association best practices.

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C-TPAT - Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism

C-TPAT is a voluntary government/business initiative to build cooperative relationships that strengthen and improve the overall international supply chain and U.S. border security.

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IDEA - Independent Distributors of Electronics Association

Independent Distributors of Electronics Association (IDEA) is an association whose charter is to improve the quality of products and services through a quality certification program, educational seminars, and conferences and to promote the study, development, and implementation of techniques and methods designed to improve the business of independent distributors. Converge quality inspection process is based on the IDEA-STD-1010, the first inspection standard addressing the need for the inspection of electronic components traded in the open market. Additionally, Converge’s entire inspection staff is IDEA-ICE-3000-certified.

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ERAI - Membership

ERAI is a resource for risk assessment information and insight enabling us to analyze risk mitigation on vendors, customers, and parts.

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GIDEP - Government-Industry Data Exchange Program

GIDEP is a cooperative program between government and industry members seeking to reduce or eliminate expenditures of resources by sharing technical information.

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Component Obsolescence Group (COG) Deutschland e.V.

COG is made up of professional industry members concerned with obsolescence management. COG encourages a proactive approach to the management of obsolescence and the development of processes for dealing with it.

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Commercial and Government Entity Code (CAGE)

Commercial and Government Entity Code, or CAGE Code, is an unique identifier that provides a standardized method of identifying a given facility at a specific location. It is assigned to suppliers/distributors to various government or defense agencies, as well as government agencies themselves and other various organizations.

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)/Land and Maritime Qualified Suppliers List of Distributors (QSLD)

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Land and Maritime’s Qualified Suppliers List of Distributors (QSLD) programs approve preferred distributors to supply military and commercial-grade products, and are also on the Qualified Testing Suppliers List (QTSL), which ensures that our counterfeit mitigation practices and quality assurance procedures are consistent with industry and international quality standards. For more information on our Q360 Quality, contact us.