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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Assurance And Regulatory Compliance Across The Extended Enterprise

    Automotive manufacturers as well as suppliers agree that an integrated system that provides visibility into disparate quality processes is the answer to the challenge of managing quality and regulatory compliance in the automotive industry. As the automotive sector is very process intensive and characterized by a high degree of outsourcing...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Enterprise Quality Management: Automotive Issues And Perspectives

    With ISO/TS16949:2002 global quality standard set to replace QS 9000, the automotive industry is poised for change. While QS 9000 is based on requirements from the Big three automakers, ISO/TS16949:2002 not only combines ISO 9001:2000, but includes automotive requirements from national and international quality standards (QS 9000, VDA 6.1, EAQF...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    An Overview Of CGMP Policies For Quality Management

    Complaints are inherent in every work environment but in healthcare services, complaints are critical, needing immediate resolution. This white paper presents the benefits of implementing a complaints management system in healthcare administration. It also describes the essential features of a best-in-class complaints management solution. Failing to deal effectively with complaints...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Effective Complaints Management In Healthcare

    Complaints are inherent in every work environment but in healthcare services, complaints are critical, needing immediate resolution. This white paper presents the benefits of implementing a complaints management system in healthcare administration. It also describes the essential features of a best-in-class complaints management solution. Failing to deal effectively with complaints...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In USDA Regulated Industries

    In order to compete in today's global marketplace, food manufacturers and food service operators need to increase their productivity and ensure enterprise-wide quality and compliance. The most effective way to accomplish these objectives is by incorporating the principles of quality and compliance management into the overall corporate strategy. In the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Greening Supply Chain

    With companies waking up to an environmentally aware world, whether it's about the competitive advantage or for regulatory reasons, greening the supply chain has become a necessity. Greening the supply chain is not a onetime exercise, nor can it be done overnight. It's a journey that not only requires the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Management For Multisite Manufacturing

    The Hi-tech and Electronics sector is composed of a wide variety of businesses that include - semiconductors, networking, cable, computer software/hardware/peripherals, component manufacturing and related industries. The hi-tech industry is the motor for economic growth worldwide, setting a scorching pace in developing, producing, and marketing its hi-tech quality products across...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance For The Hi-tech Industry

    In the old, pre-wired economy businesses moved more slowly and quality assurance meant running a few tests on finished products before shipping. Quality initiatives for the supply chain tended to be focused internally with little emphasis on collaboration or customer satisfaction. Organizational ideology was cued towards a reactive, rather than...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In The Medical Device Industry: Issues And Perspectives

    Hospitals, healthcare centers as well as consumers rely on reliable and high-precision medical equipment to deliver the highest quality of medical care. The production of electronic and electromechanical medical devices and equipment is largely handled by contract manufacturers (CM). These CMs specialize in specific areas such as device assembly, or...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In The Pharmaceutical Industry: Issues And Perspectives

    The pharmaceutical industry is subject to a number of regulations stipulated by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other regulatory authorities. These regulations enforce strict quality standards on pharmaceutical companies to ensure the safety and benefits of the products made by them. Quality management in the industry goes beyond ISO...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Stream For Compliance And Quality Management

    Organizations are successfully implementing enterprise-wide quality and compliance systems to gain visibility and control over key quality processes across their operations and to ensure compliance with government regulations, industry mandates, company policies and internal initiatives. Such systems allow organizations to achieve regulatory compliance with standards such as 21CFR Part 11,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Six Sigma - Guidance Towards Achieving Improved Customer Satisfaction, Increased Profit Margins, Shorter Cycle Times And Reduced Costs.

    The term "Six Sigma" is a statistical term that refers to 3.4 defects per million opportunities or 99.99966 percent accuracy Developed in the 1980's by Motorola, Six Sigma is a measure of quality that strives for near perfection and is a disciplined, data-driven approach and methodology for eliminating defects in...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Corrective And Preventive Actions

    A healthcare services environment has a unique working style and poses unique challenges and compliance issues. Prominent in such challenges is the ability to create an error free work-environment. Immediate, real time responsiveness to any deviation or error in workflow is critical in this industry. Overlooked, ignored or partially corrected...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Enterprise-wide CAPA Management To Help Comply With FDA Requirements

    With new products to market faster, customer satisfaction and compliance to FDA regulations, medical device manufacturers need to rethink their strategy for consistent, enterprise-wide compliance management. The new strategy must additionally help manufacturers increase their operational efficiency and accelerate operational performance to global standards. FDA's Quality System Inspection Technique (QSIT)...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Integrated Risk And Compliance Management For Banks And Financial Services Organizations: Benefits Of A Holistic Approach

    Banks and financial services organizations of all sizes are now more concerned than ever about risk and compliance management. New banking products, increased government scrutiny and intense focus on operating efficiencies bring forth greater risks and a larger set of rules and regulations. This paper discusses the current risk and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Enhance Quality Tracking And Process Efficiency Optimization In Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

    The pharmaceutical industry is among the most heavily regulated, both in the product development, clinical trial and manufacturing phases. The nature of this industry demands the highest standard of production precision and detailed product and process reviews. This stringency calls for a robust software solution that can address the most...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Six Sigma And Quality Management Solutions

    The term "Six Sigma" is a statistical term that refers to 3.4 defects per million opportunities or 99.99966 percent accuracy Developed in the 1980's by Motorola, Six Sigma is a measure of quality that strives for near perfection and is a disciplined, data-driven approach and methodology for eliminating defects in...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Governance, Risk And Compliance Framework

    Growing regulatory environment, higher business complexity and increased focus on accountability have led enterprises to pursue a broad range of governance, risk and compliance initiatives across the organization. However, these initiatives are uncoordinated in an era when risks are interdependent and controls are shared. As a result, these initiatives get...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2004

    ISO/TS-16949:2002 - Transition to a Global Automotive Industry Quality Management System

    ISO/TS 16949:2002 is an ISO Technical Specification aligning existing automotive quality system requirements developed by IATF, JAMA and supported by ISO technical committee (ISO/TC 176). ISO/TS 16949 applies to all internal and external suppliers of products or production material, or services such as heat treatment, painting, plating, varnishing, galvanizing or...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2004

    ISO/TS-16949:2002 - Transition to a Global Automotive Industry Quality Management System

    ISO/TS 16949:2002 is an ISO Technical Specification aligning existing automotive quality system requirements developed by IATF, JAMA and supported by ISO technical committee (ISO/TC 176). ISO/TS 16949 applies to all internal and external suppliers of products or production material, or services such as heat treatment, painting, plating, varnishing, galvanizing or...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Assurance And Regulatory Compliance Across The Extended Enterprise

    Automotive manufacturers as well as suppliers agree that an integrated system that provides visibility into disparate quality processes is the answer to the challenge of managing quality and regulatory compliance in the automotive industry. As the automotive sector is very process intensive and characterized by a high degree of outsourcing...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Enterprise Quality Management: Automotive Issues And Perspectives

    With ISO/TS16949:2002 global quality standard set to replace QS 9000, the automotive industry is poised for change. While QS 9000 is based on requirements from the Big three automakers, ISO/TS16949:2002 not only combines ISO 9001:2000, but includes automotive requirements from national and international quality standards (QS 9000, VDA 6.1, EAQF...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    An Overview Of CGMP Policies For Quality Management

    Complaints are inherent in every work environment but in healthcare services, complaints are critical, needing immediate resolution. This white paper presents the benefits of implementing a complaints management system in healthcare administration. It also describes the essential features of a best-in-class complaints management solution. Failing to deal effectively with complaints...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Effective Complaints Management In Healthcare

    Complaints are inherent in every work environment but in healthcare services, complaints are critical, needing immediate resolution. This white paper presents the benefits of implementing a complaints management system in healthcare administration. It also describes the essential features of a best-in-class complaints management solution. Failing to deal effectively with complaints...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In USDA Regulated Industries

    In order to compete in today's global marketplace, food manufacturers and food service operators need to increase their productivity and ensure enterprise-wide quality and compliance. The most effective way to accomplish these objectives is by incorporating the principles of quality and compliance management into the overall corporate strategy. In the...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Greening Supply Chain

    With companies waking up to an environmentally aware world, whether it's about the competitive advantage or for regulatory reasons, greening the supply chain has become a necessity. Greening the supply chain is not a onetime exercise, nor can it be done overnight. It's a journey that not only requires the...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Management For Multisite Manufacturing

    The Hi-tech and Electronics sector is composed of a wide variety of businesses that include - semiconductors, networking, cable, computer software/hardware/peripherals, component manufacturing and related industries. The hi-tech industry is the motor for economic growth worldwide, setting a scorching pace in developing, producing, and marketing its hi-tech quality products across...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance For The Hi-tech Industry

    In the old, pre-wired economy businesses moved more slowly and quality assurance meant running a few tests on finished products before shipping. Quality initiatives for the supply chain tended to be focused internally with little emphasis on collaboration or customer satisfaction. Organizational ideology was cued towards a reactive, rather than...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In The Medical Device Industry: Issues And Perspectives

    Hospitals, healthcare centers as well as consumers rely on reliable and high-precision medical equipment to deliver the highest quality of medical care. The production of electronic and electromechanical medical devices and equipment is largely handled by contract manufacturers (CM). These CMs specialize in specific areas such as device assembly, or...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Enhance Quality Tracking And Process Efficiency Optimization In Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

    The pharmaceutical industry is among the most heavily regulated, both in the product development, clinical trial and manufacturing phases. The nature of this industry demands the highest standard of production precision and detailed product and process reviews. This stringency calls for a robust software solution that can address the most...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality And Compliance In The Pharmaceutical Industry: Issues And Perspectives

    The pharmaceutical industry is subject to a number of regulations stipulated by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other regulatory authorities. These regulations enforce strict quality standards on pharmaceutical companies to ensure the safety and benefits of the products made by them. Quality management in the industry goes beyond ISO...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Quality Stream For Compliance And Quality Management

    Organizations are successfully implementing enterprise-wide quality and compliance systems to gain visibility and control over key quality processes across their operations and to ensure compliance with government regulations, industry mandates, company policies and internal initiatives. Such systems allow organizations to achieve regulatory compliance with standards such as 21CFR Part 11,...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Six Sigma - Guidance Towards Achieving Improved Customer Satisfaction, Increased Profit Margins, Shorter Cycle Times And Reduced Costs.

    The term "Six Sigma" is a statistical term that refers to 3.4 defects per million opportunities or 99.99966 percent accuracy Developed in the 1980's by Motorola, Six Sigma is a measure of quality that strives for near perfection and is a disciplined, data-driven approach and methodology for eliminating defects in...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Six Sigma And Quality Management Solutions

    The term "Six Sigma" is a statistical term that refers to 3.4 defects per million opportunities or 99.99966 percent accuracy Developed in the 1980's by Motorola, Six Sigma is a measure of quality that strives for near perfection and is a disciplined, data-driven approach and methodology for eliminating defects in...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Corrective And Preventive Actions

    A healthcare services environment has a unique working style and poses unique challenges and compliance issues. Prominent in such challenges is the ability to create an error free work-environment. Immediate, real time responsiveness to any deviation or error in workflow is critical in this industry. Overlooked, ignored or partially corrected...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Enterprise-wide CAPA Management To Help Comply With FDA Requirements

    With new products to market faster, customer satisfaction and compliance to FDA regulations, medical device manufacturers need to rethink their strategy for consistent, enterprise-wide compliance management. The new strategy must additionally help manufacturers increase their operational efficiency and accelerate operational performance to global standards. FDA's Quality System Inspection Technique (QSIT)...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Integrated Risk And Compliance Management For Banks And Financial Services Organizations: Benefits Of A Holistic Approach

    Banks and financial services organizations of all sizes are now more concerned than ever about risk and compliance management. New banking products, increased government scrutiny and intense focus on operating efficiencies bring forth greater risks and a larger set of rules and regulations. This paper discusses the current risk and...

    Provided By MetricStream

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Governance, Risk And Compliance Framework

    Growing regulatory environment, higher business complexity and increased focus on accountability have led enterprises to pursue a broad range of governance, risk and compliance initiatives across the organization. However, these initiatives are uncoordinated in an era when risks are interdependent and controls are shared. As a result, these initiatives get...

    Provided By MetricStream