8 Ways MOM Software Is Transforming Shop-Floor Quality

Posted by Greg Goodwin on Wed, May 21, 2014 @ 01:32 PM

Generally, Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) software is thought of primarily as a collection of applications that manage production and related operations and activities. This is certainly true—the core intended purpose of MOM applications is to connect, aggregate, and federate shop-floor automation activities, along with all of the additional production workflows and supporting activities to the larger ERP and reporting software of the enterprise.

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Tags: EQMS, MOM, Quality Management, SPC Software

Quality, to Infinity and Beyond at Infusion 2014

Posted by Paul Leavoy on Wed, May 07, 2014 @ 10:30 AM

Recently LNS Senior Associate Mehul Shah and I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at Infusion 2014 in sunny Marina Del Rey near Los Angeles, CA. The event, a semiannual manufacturing intelligence conference held by InfinityQS, shows users of the software how to give their metrics meaning, identify areas for improvement, and turn manufacturing information into actionable data.

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Tags: Supply Chain Management, Quality Management, Supplier Quality Management, Statistical Process Control, SPC Software

Benefits of Statistical Process Control and SPC Software

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Tue, Feb 14, 2012 @ 11:08 AM

In our last post we examined the challenges many companies face with Statistical Process Control and SPC Software. We showed, through example, how many companies struggle to gain buy-in for SPC among operators and middle management. We also showed how many of these companies fail to support initiatives at the enterprise level with the necessary leadership, process, and technology business capabilities

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Tags: Enterprise Quality Management Software, EQMS, Cost of Quality, Statistical Process Control, SPC Software

Challenges with Statistical Process Control and SPC Software

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Fri, Feb 10, 2012 @ 02:37 PM

Many of my recent posts have focused on Enterprise Quality Management Software (EQMS) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) Software. In this post I want to explore the traditional approach to Statistical Process Control or SPC Software that many companies have taken as well as some of the common challenges these companies run into.

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Tags: Enterprise Quality Management Software, EQMS, Statistical Process Control, SPC Software