Founded in 1979, EMC Corporation is a publicly traded company that is one of the world's leading developers and providers of information infrastructure technology and solutions. The company serves Fortune Global 500 companies and the public and private sectors. Its customers include banks, manufacturers, educational institutions, health care and life sciences organizations, Internet service and telecommunications providers, and airline and transportation companies. EMC Corporation has a staff of more than 40,000 employees. The company has been certified by the International Organization for Standardization. EMC Corporation is represented by approximately 400 sales offices in more than 60 countries worldwide. The company products include ApplicationXtender, Captiva, Connectrix, DiskXtender and EmailXtender. It offers knowledge worker and mail and messaging solutions. In addition, EMC Corporation provides consulting services. It has partnerships with CyberTech Recording Solutions, Netex, Northern Parklife, Crown Partners, and Computer Support Services.