VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER FEATURES

Logical spreadsheet-like data collection
Manage flow from call reports through to analysis
Context sensitive help
Unlimited custom definitions
No size limits
Integrate input with Microsoft Word files
Multiple export options
Link forward to Affinity analysis
Eliminate copy paste activities
Link forward to QFD analysis
Scale printouts
Export to fully functioning Excel spreadsheets for distribution
Export to CSV, ASCII and other data formats

AXIOMATIC DESIGN FEATURES


Intuitive, simple
Customize cell formulas
Linked variables, changes ripple through
Context sensitive Help
Spell checking
Graphical or Text views
Formula or text entry options
Alternative DP management
Tree to tree linking
Attach risk and FMEA analysis to DPs
Note capture
Automatic coupling analysis
Consistency checking
Pre-Planning Matrix
Link to TRIZ analysis
Module and Flow Diagrams, Flow Charts
Cut and paste to Microsoft Office Products
Export to Excel
Export to CSV, ASCII and other data formats

QUALITY FUNCTION DEPLOYMENT FEATURES

Intuitive, simple
Work directly on visible charts, not lists
Cut, copy and paste images into any application
Customize cell formulas
Linked variables, changes ripple through
Context sensitive Help
Standard or custom bitmap symbols
Build multiple charts and subsets of same data
Multi-user collaboration options
Unlimited custom definitions
Expend/Collapse chart rooms
No size limits
All Phase 1, 2, 3, 4 options
Graphing with custom lines and symbols
Visualize with Numeric, Symbol or Text options
Sort by any numeric or alphanumeric criteria
Prioritize data
Voice of the Customer views
Pre-Planning Matrix
Phase I Product or Service Planning
Phase II Design Planning/Parts Deployment
Phase III Production Planning
Phase IV Process Planning
Pugh Concept Selection
Hoshin Audit
Design/Process FMEA
Best Practice Matrix

FAILURE MODE AND EFFECTS ANALYSIS FEATURES

Compatible with AIAG standards
FMEA Types:
    Process, Design, Functional,
    Component, Automotive, Piece-part
Dynamic linking to functional analysis
Generate working Excel spreadsheets
Cumulative or function specific views
Automated Wizard to build skeleton FMEAs from functional decomposition
Export to Microsoft Excel
Text, CSV

TRIZ FEATURES

Problem and tool selection configuration page
Problem description
System Model
Resources and constraints
IFR/Ideality
Heuristic Redefinition Process
Technical Contradiction matrix
Physical Contradiction matrix
Principles of Invention for these application areas:
    Mechanical Engineering, Business, Social, Architecture, Food Technology,
    Software Development, Microelectronics, Quality Management, Chemistry,
    Ecological Design
Link multiple TRIZ analysis to the problem points
Smart context Wizard


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