SCS 9001™ : Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) ensures optimum performance, security and sustainability of products and services used within the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry. Through our Technology Programs, QuEST Forum and Government Advocacy communities, we provide a neutral ground for the industry to collaborate and solve common challenges. Our members and participants have powered advancements in communications for 90+ years.

The TIA QuEST Forum has developed the SCS 9001 Cyber and Supply Chain Security Management System, the first process-based standard for measuring and verifying trusted suppliers in the global ICT industry.

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