Product Quality

Why Might You Need Help With Product Quality?

Today, effective quality practices have involved formalizing a process after a quality issue has been found or raised. These issues come from the field, or from the development and launch process itself, such as FRACAS, NCR and CAPA, etc. Some solutions focus on the various tools for quality issue prevention, such as Quality Functional Deployment (QFD), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA), etc.  For many companies these processes are isolated and out of context with dynamic product development and production processes; and without any closed-loop for cause and effect analysis, companies have the same problems repeating and are seemingly never able to get on top of new product or production technologies.

How Can Design Rule Help?

The 3DEXPERIENCE Product Quality solution delivers a single point of truth for all product, production and quality data, delivering an environment to support true closed-loop quality management. It supports processes for complaints across operations from intake though investigation, reporting assessment, root cause analysis, corrective action and regulatory reporting—all in a compliant, closed-loop process; to easily create and capture all needed information for each event.  It also delivers product quality best practices as part of the design process to allow teams to engineer out potential problems to achieve a zero-rework goals.

Product quality solutions include:

  • A central repository for all documents that provides collaboration AND supports regulatory processes
  • End-to-end traceability during the development process
  • Product Complaints Capture and Investigation
  • Non Conformance Reports (NCRs) Management
  • Equipment Services Requests (ESR)
  • Management Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA) Management
  • Quality Audit Management

To find out more information about how Design Rule can help you manage product quality, contact us online.