Chapter 5. Software to Aid in Achieving Quality

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Lester N. Smith1 and
  2. David Campbell2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314975.ch5

Proceedings of the 58th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 5

Proceedings of the 58th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 5

How to Cite

Smith, L. N. and Campbell, D. (1996) Software to Aid in Achieving Quality, in Proceedings of the 58th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 5 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314975.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    Porcelain Consultants. Inc., Louisville, Kentucky

  2. 2

    Kirby and Associates, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375457

Online ISBN: 9780470314975

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Keywords:

  • achieving quality;
  • software;
  • quality support;
  • presentation;
  • measurable variables

Summary

The collection of quality support information and its presentation in various forms are discussed. The availability of both historical and real-time data at the push of a button is demonstrated. The program's capability to stop/start all equipment to schedule and its ability to control all measurable variables are shown.