Blogs

  • ParetoPareto Analysis as an Effective Quality Improvement ToolDecember 22, 2019 - 4:13 pm

    Pareto dashboard example to determine which root causes provoked 80% of nonconformities using BPA Quality on Office 365 and Power BI. In the quality improvement context, a Pareto chart is a simple tool that helps organizations identify the most frequent defects, complaints, or any other factor that can be counted and categorized. The chart takes […]

  • Microsoft Opens Datacenters in SwitzerlandNovember 24, 2019 - 8:42 am

    It’s live ! Microsoft cloud is now available in Switzerland. Microsoft’s cloud datacenter regions in Switzerland are up and running with local data residency for security and control as well as redundancy across the Zurich and Geneva areas. In the first phase, selected customers (early adopters) will benefit from Microsoft cloud services in Switzerland. General […]

  • Building an Efficient Skill or Competency Matrix with Office 365 & SharePointNovember 24, 2019 - 8:03 am

    Innovative way to manage skills, competencies and produce an interactive skill matrix dashboard, using Power Automate for automation, Power BI for reporting and BPA Quality on SharePoint/Office 365. In ISO 9001:2015, the clause 7.2 specifically requires an organization to determine the necessary competency of collaborators and ensure they are qualified on the basis of appropriate […]

  • Simplifying Audit Management with Office 365/SharePointOctober 18, 2019 - 7:13 am

    Innovative approach for managing audits by using BPA Quality and Microsoft Office 365 technologies like Flow for automation, Power Apps for mobility and Power BI for advanced reporting. Managing audits or inspections is not an easy process. Typical considerations when managing audits include: audit planning and preparation, audit execution – e.g. with a mobile device, […]

  • Text Recognition AI Plugin Brings Unique OCR Capabilities to BPA AppsSeptember 22, 2019 - 2:25 pm

    Disruptive way to scan a business card, read contact details and transfer data in BPA software, by using a mobile phone or a tablet. Microsoft Office 365 brings new AI capabilities for text recognition and business card scanning. These new features can be easily integrated with BPA apps to solve typical business problems, like processing […]

  • Object Detection AI Model Applied to Quality ManagementAugust 10, 2019 - 10:18 am

    Disruptive way to detect a non-compliant product and register a nonconformity using BPA software and the object detection AI model provided by the Microsoft power platform with Office 365. BPA is exploring new areas to continuously simplify and improve business processes. This scenario presents a disruptive way to detect a non-compliant product by taking photos […]