Curvature Designated as Certified C-TPAT U.S. Importer

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Curvature Designated as Certified C-TPAT U.S. Importer

Global IT Provider Recognized for Strength in Global Supply Chain Security

Santa Barbara, Calif.— February 2, 2014— Curvature, an innovative IT infrastructure and services provider, has become a certified C-TPAT (Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) US Importer. The certification solidifies Curvature’s continued focus on company and product excellence.

Founded in 2001, and representing over 10,000 organizations globally, C-TPAT aims to safeguard the world’s trade industry from terrorists, while maintaining the economic health of the U.S. and its neighbors. The voluntary partnership organization is viewed as the utmost provider of the highest levels of cargo security.

“As a member of the C-TPAT program, we have committed ourselves to new and improved security procedures throughout our operations,” states Sachi Thompson, Chief Operating Officer for Curvature. “These new procedures are designed to enhance the security of our facilities, people, cargo shipping, cargo receiving and cargo tracking processes. As a part of our commitment to the global IT market, we believe this is a significant step for Curvature and a huge advantage to the global customers we provide services for.”

The C-TPAT certification will go into effect immediately and will allow Curvature to take full advantage of the benefits included in membership, including front of the line processing for international shipment examinations, expedited trade processing and access to Free and Secure Trade (FAST) Lanes.

For more information regarding Curvature’s C-TPAT Certification please click here


Curvature is transforming how companies procure, maintain and upgrade equipment and support for multi-vendor network and data center environments. Founded in 1986, the company, formerly known as Network Hardware Resale, has become a trusted strategic partner for more than 10,000 organizations globally, including some of the largest telecommunications carriers, top financial services firms and Global 1000 organizations. Based in Santa Barbara, Calif., the company specializes in delivering 24X7 global technical support, advanced hardware replacement, and complete lifecycle management of networking and data center equipment from corporate locations in the Americas, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit

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