Do You Recall? Quality Management for a Fast-Paced World

We all live our lives faster than we did yesterday. And the day before. And we want to live it on our terms. Because of this, there’s an expectation among consumers that products and services should be delivered more efficiently, more cost effectively, safer, and without flaws. That’s a big ask, and whether you’re a…


Is Your Quality Management Software FDA Validated?

Is your quality management software FDA validated for use in the medical device industry? Given the importance of FDA compliance for healthcare organizations, it never surprises us to hear this question. Quality leaders understand the need to conform to FDA standards from end to end, so it makes sense that this is a frequently asked…


Managed Services: A Way to Protect Your Investment

When implemented and managed correctly, enterprise software can be truly transformative—empowering better business outcomes, improving efficiency, and driving organizational progress. But choosing the right software solution requires careful research, and decision makers are confronted with choices at every turn. If you’re shopping for a new quality management software solution, one of the key decisions you’ll…


Compliance Matters: ARMATURE @ COMPLY2017

This week was full of excitement for ARMATURE, as two of our team members headed up to NYC to attend COMPLY2017. As a company that builds game-changing accreditation management software and quality management software for organizations in a range of industries, we understand the critical role compliance plays in mitigating risk and driving quality across the…


Audit Management Software Built for Online & Offline Use

Our 18+ years of experience building audit management software has taught us that quality knows no bounds: a quality audit can happen deep inside a mine, around sensitive laboratory equipment, at a nuclear plant, or even on a hot air balloon. As an auditor, you won’t always have online access when you’re conducting a site…


Supplier Quality Management in the Age of Globalization

Today’s manufacturers rely on an ever-increasing network of international suppliers to produce their goods. While there are certainly advantages to reaching beyond national borders, there are challenges to globalization that place a strain on quality inspectors: bribery, corruption, and cultural differences, to name a few. A supplier may accuse an inspector of being too harsh,…


3 Common Supplier Quality Management Challenges, Solved by Our Software

We love to talk quality. Over the past several years, we’ve spoken with countless quality leaders who all say the same thing: they face challenges related to data, disparate systems, and organizational culture. ARMATURE’s supplier quality management software is designed to solve these common problems in a way that’s seamless and intuitive—so you can manage…


Flexible, Strong & Built-to-Last: Our QMS Software

ARMATURE’s supplier quality management solution flexes to fit your quality needs Each enterprise has its own way of managing quality, which is why the supplier quality management software you choose needs to be flexible enough to mold to your processes, even as they change over time. ARMATURE hits the sweet spot that most organizations fall into:…


Facing the Flames: Samsung Gets Real About the Note 7

All product recalls are not created equal. Some fly mostly under the radar, while others garner more media attention than a Kardashian (well, almost). The brand disasters that light up the news and wreak havoc on manufacturers tend to be the dangerous ones—if people are hurt, or put at risk, due to your product malfunctioning,…


For Accreditors and Quality Professionals, the New Year’s Resolution Spirit Never Dies

It’s the first week of 2017, which means that self-improvement season is in full swing. For the rest of the month, many of us will struggle to find a parking spot at the gym and will have to queue up for a spin on the elliptical. A new year is always full of potential and…


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