What’s new in Opcenter Quality 2306

By Alessandro Cereseto

Efficiently manage controls and evaluations for a streamlined quality inspection process

Opcenter Quality, which is part of the Siemens Xcelerator business platform of software, hardware and services, helps you support all of the quality procedures required in the product lifecycle. It covers the plan-do-check-act (PDCA) cycle, enabling the user to manage core quality tools and corporate quality.

Empowering AI-powered optimal statistical distribution evaluation Opcenter Quality 2306 includes an AI application designed to simplify and enhance your data analysis. This means you do not have to use the sometimes complex calculation of the correlation coefficient to get the best distribution for a feature.

Opcenter Quality 2306 brings you the following benefits:

  • Enhance statistical evaluations for a streamlined quality inspection process
  • Facilitate quality inspection process on the shop floor
  • Streamline acquisition capabilities
  • Improve model and drawing analysis by reusing engineering data
  • Support standard requirements for calculating statistics for mixed probability distributions
  • Enhance gage management process and usability

Some features:

  • Implement an AI-powered optimal statistical distribution evaluation
  • Enhance functionality for SPC, IGC and OGC web module
  • Enhance inspection interval for SPC, IGC and OGC web module
  • Improve 3D graphic acquisition available for SPC web module
  • New properties to calculate statistics for mixed probability distribution
  • Improve usability for Opcenter Quality Gage Management (CALVIN)

Already using Opcenter Quality? See what’s new in version 2306, or learn how to experience the benefits of closed-loop quality for best-in-class products with our videos.

Want to learn more? Opcenter Quality is a quality management system (QMS) that enables organizations to safeguard compliance, optimize quality, reduce defect and rework costs and achieve operational excellence by increasing process stability. The integrated process capabilities (control charts, statistics, quality gates) can detect production errors to avoid further processing and shipment of nonconforming material.

We have plenty to say about the benefits and features of Opcenter Quality, but our customers have stories to tell as well. Here are three examples of manufacturers that leverage Opcenter Quality for a competitive edge:

  • Miba is one of the leading strategic partners in the international engine and automotive industry. Siemens Digital Industries Software solution helps Miba streamline global quality assurance work in pursuit of zero-defects initiative. Miba uses Opcenter Quality to lay the foundation for further digitalization steps. If you want to learn more, click here.
  • Pepperl+Fuchs is a global company headquartered in Germany with more than 80 foreign subsidiaries on six continents and manufacturing facilities in Germany, the United States, Singapore, Hungary, China, Indonesia and Vietnam. To digitalize and globally streamline quality-related work across all locations, the company invested in Opcenter Quality. If you want to learn more, click here.
  • Merit Automotive Electronics Systems is a global supplier of complex mechatronics modules and switches to the automotive industry. Reducing the amount of paper on the shop floors and having all history data available at any time has made Opcenter Quality an asset. It delivers full control and a reliable support tool for the managers and supervisors involved in the decision-making process.
    If you want to learn more, click here.

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