InfinityQS International Inc., Chantilly, Va., was named a Cool Vendor in manufacturing operations by Gartner Inc.

The report focuses on product quality and safety, as well as safe production operations, according to a news release.

InfinityQS was selected for its approach to dealing with the globalization and expansion of manufacturing, leading to brand protection lower risks, greater collaboration and the reduction of poor quality, according to the release.

“By implementing decision-making techniques based on real-time manufacturing intelligence, manufacturers are transcending traditional standards of quality management and challenging accepted quality norms,” Michael Lyle, president and chief executive officer, said in the release.