Lean/Six sigma News
September 23, 2013
Leadership, maturity models and core value streams: How Bose IT has blended Lean Six Sigma and Agile in its SAP environment.
August 12, 2013
Lean analytics takes a bow, Airbnb experiments, and troubled grocery stores prove the importance of Agile practices: The Data Mill reports.
August 14, 2007
IT and software development organizations such as EMC Corp. and Motorola are deriving quality and efficiency benefits from the Six Sigma process improvement methodology.
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ITSM frameworks come in all shapes and sizes. So, select one or more that work for your IT organization, and build process controls and responsiveness right away. Continue Reading
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It's time to focus on doing work that matters and creates value, rather than just being busy. Expert Will Evans shares a preview of his QCon seminar on lean thinking and Agile. Continue Reading
Many companies have adopted lean manufacturing to reduce costs and increase efficiency. But traditional accounting procedures don't measure up. Continue Reading
From the shop floor to the warehouse and throughout the supply chain, the Internet of Things promises a pipeline of real-time data to help optimize operations through lean manufacturing techniques. Continue Reading
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Maintaining software quality can be challenging, but implementing a continuous integration process can help reveal problems quickly. Continue Reading
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Some manufacturers are expanding lean and sustainability strategies to the supply chain to reduce waste and bolster efficiencies, but extending these practices outside a company's four walls won't be easy. Continue Reading
The Failure Mode and Effects Analysis tool can be used to prevent process and production failures within SAP ERP systems, writes Jawad Akhtar. Continue Reading
SearchSoftwareQuality expert Matt Heusser explains how to increase software lifecycle efficiency by defining the right requirements just in time. Continue Reading