Saturday, December 05, 2009
Sunday, June 29, 2008
... "HP and PolyVista's warranty and quality analytics solution worked immediately, allowing us to effectively mine our warranty and production data, said Jerry Brinks, senior quality engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt, Trane. This helps us to identify potential product defects and warranty management challenges, trends and anomalies for faster identification and resolution of product quality and warranty-related problems before we start hearing about it from anywhere else. " ...
Via HP: Trane Warranty Chain Management Early Warning Solution
Tuesday, March 20, 2007
... "The adoption of DMAIC - short for Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control - brings for the first time rigidly defined business goals, milestones and measurements to data mining projects. Until now the absence of such discipline has put many businesses off data mining according to Bloor Research analyst David Norris, restricting its use to specialized, low volume projects.
DMAIC is one of two Six Sigma methodologies and is most commonly used to improve existing business processes. It was chosen as the KXEN standard implementation methodology for its completeness, its clear tasks/deliverables descriptions and its suitability for business users. Six Sigma was pioneered by Motorola in 1986 and is a service mark and trademark of that company. The move also highlights KXEN's use in broader Six Sigma projects for overall business performance improvement initiatives where data mining can help identify the true indicators of performance, spot trends and detect failures. " ...
Via KXEN: Six Sigma Methodology For Data Mining Projects