Press Release Summary:
Synergy 2000(TM) v6.0 is used to monitor and react to process variation during production and inspection. It provides tools that support Six Sigma quality initiatives and is suited for companies that monitor processes at multiple locations in real-time. Along with chart and report options, software features viewing options for engineering drawings and supports simultaneous calculation of control limits for multiple characteristics.
Original Press Release:
Synergy 2000 Version 6.0 Makes SPC Users More Proficient
Cincinnati, OH - Release 6.0 of Zontec's Synergy 2000(TM) statistical process control (SPC) software begins shipping April 15, 2005.
Synergy 2000 is used in quality assurance applications to monitor and react to process variation during production and inspection. The software provides a full complement of tools that support Six Sigma quality initiatives, and is particularly well-suited for companies that want to monitor processes at multiple locations in real time.
Release 6.0 gives users many new chart and report options, in addition to a number of improvements that simplify program operation. Some of the new features include:
o Rainbow, EWMA (Exponentially Weighted Moving Average) and Poisson EWMA control charts
o Box and Whisker Plot for Managers
o Serial device interfacing that allows two-way I/O using device command strings
o Viewing of engineering drawings in both JPG and BMP format
o Control chart "snapshots" on ranges of spreadsheet data
o Simultaneous calculation of control limits for multiple characteristics
o Calculation of control limits from the engineering target value
o Updated Gage R&R calculations based on Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) standards, Third Edition
o Microsoft(R) .NET compatibility
Synergy 2000 runs on all Windows 32-bit operating systems. A free demonstration version of the program can be downloaded from the Internet at www.zontec-spc.com. A demo CD-ROM can be obtained by calling 866-955-0088 or 513-648-9695.
Zontec became one of the first companies to offer SPC software for personal computers 22 years ago. Since then, its technology has been adopted by more than 5,000 companies spanning virtually every industrial