Quality Management 2.0 Blog

Pioneers of Quality Control & Quality Assurance

Posted by Mary McAtee on Apr 30, 2014 @ 11:00 AM

We Stand on their Shoulders: Deming and Juran – Pioneers of Quality Control & Quality Assurance

There are not a lot of compelling pluses I can point to for getting older but there are some diamonds among the rust. The events I’ve seen and the people I have met take some of the sting out of the creaking of aging. Over the decades I have had the amazing opportunity to meet some of the people who pioneered and shaped the discipline of Quality Control and Quality Assurance.

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Topics: Mary McAtee, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Quality Assurance Management, Quality Control in Manufacturing, Quality Assurance Software, quality control

Quality Control Risks in Ignoring or Misreading Data...?

Posted by Mary McAtee on Dec 11, 2013 @ 11:00 AM

“Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics”

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Topics: IBS America, CAPA, Mary McAtee, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Corrective Actions and Preventive Actions, Quality, Risk Management Software, Risk Management

Task Tracking in EQMS

Posted by James Hartford on Nov 20, 2012 @ 10:02 AM

In today’s fast paced business environment, it is has become harder and harder for those concerned with quality management and service delivery related activities to keep track of all of their responsibilities as well as their required tasks without something falling through the cracks.   The days of the yellow sticky note no longer suffice as a tool for us to organize the myriad of activities we are not only responsible to complete but also monitor and oversee.  Our never ending attempts to remain focused appear to be futile in that we are growing ever busier and become easily derailed by sidebar activities and impromptu scheduled events.  One advantage of having IBS software to manage quality processes is its ability to organize and streamline activities to address just these problems.

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Topics: IBS Company News, Automotive Quality Management, CompliantPro, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Customer Management Software, Corrective Actions and Preventive Actions, Compliance Software, Risk Management, Cost of Quality, Quality Data Management, Customer Q&A, Track & Trace, Crisis Management

Quality Management "Product Complexity in The Automotive Industry"

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Nov 19, 2012 @ 12:24 PM

Rebalancing the Product Complexity Equation

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Topics: Automotive Quality Management, Quality Management Systems, Manufacturing Software, Quality Management Software, Enterprise Quality Management, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Quality Assurance Management, Quality Control in Manufacturing, EQMS, Automotive, Quality Data Management, Enterprise Manufacturing Software, LNS Research, Matthew Littlefield

Keystones - A Roadmap for Quality Management Systems

Posted by Mary McAtee on Aug 21, 2012 @ 01:22 PM

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Topics: Quality Management Software, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, ISO Quality Management System

Video: IBS Forum Speaker Ian Mitroff Discusses Crisis Management

Posted by Ashley Osgood on Apr 23, 2012 @ 09:51 AM

IBS values the expertise of individuals in the quality management space, and we're always seeking to educate our quality management readers on the latest research end knowledge in the industry. Here is a video of our keynote speaker at a recent User Forum event discussing crisis management, and what it can mean for enhancing your organization's business value. Don't have time to watch the video? Read the transcript, below!

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Topics: Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Management Software

Quality Management 2.0 Roundup #3: Most Popular Quality Articles

Posted by Ashley Osgood on Apr 18, 2012 @ 09:38 AM

Since the inception of our Quality Management 2.0 Blog, we've written much content on quality assurance and quality control. Topics have ranged from how-to steps involving your quality management system, to informative posts on basic tools and philosophies of quality.

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Topics: Quality Management Systems, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Quality Assurance Software

The Case for Inspection Plan Management Software

Posted by Ashley Osgood on Apr 17, 2012 @ 09:14 AM

To build an integrated shop floor quality control program, you need a solid foundation in inspection plan management. Planning your inspection activities is a vital part of performing consistent, standardized statistical process control and IG/OG control. Companies that focus on IPM guarantee product and process quality, while reducing cost and time-to-market.

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Topics: Production Quality Control, QSYS, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Quality Control in Manufacturing

Customer: How We Use the IBS Quality Management Software

Posted by Ashley Osgood on Apr 06, 2012 @ 09:20 AM

At our last IBS User Forum, we asked one of our customers to speak on how they have implemented their IBS quality management software. Here is Chip Williams from AFL talking on how they have created a powerful and flexible QMS utilizing compliance management software from IBS America. Don't have time to watch the video? Scan the transcript, below!

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Topics: CompliantPro, Testimonials, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Compliance Software, Corrective Action Software, IBS Client Case Studies, QSi Now!, Customer Q&A

Quality Management 2.0 Roundup #1: Most Popular Quality Articles

Posted by Ashley Osgood on Apr 04, 2012 @ 09:49 AM

Since the inception of our Quality Management 2.0 Blog, we've written much content on quality assurance and quality control. Topics have ranged from how-to steps involving your quality management system, to informative posts on basic tools and philosophies of quality.

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Topics: Quality Management Systems, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Quality 101

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