Does your custom accreditation software feel like a ball and chain?

We’ve talked to dozens of accreditors who feel like they’re in a real bind when it comes to choosing accreditation management software. Their accreditation operations are so complex and specific that they feel the need to partner with a vendor who can build them a custom solution. Or they go it alone and build one in-house….


Quality Conversations: Organizational Excellence Specialists

What are excellence models, and how can organizations use them to drive quality and boost performance? Dawn Ringrose, Principal of Organizational Excellence Specialists, is an expert on excellence models—and a big believer in their benefits. Since 1984, Dawn has been helping organizations across the public, private, and non-profit sectors fine-tune their culture and operations to…


3 Supplier Quality Management Software Innovations

ARMATURE has a long history of building enterprise software solutions for Standards Developing Organizations and Conformity Assessment Bodies, and that experience has led to some innovations and breakthroughs that we’ve applied to our quality management software platform for manufacturers, ARMATURE Fabric™. At its core, ARMATURE Fabric is a workflow management platform that allows you to…


ARMATURE Honors Customers on World Accreditation Day

June 9th is World Accreditation Day—an opportunity to reflect on the significant role that accreditors play in ensuring excellence across a wide range of disciplines. Accreditors work behind the scenes, working tirelessly to ensure that programs and institutions throughout the world operate at their peak potential. They are mission-driven and passionate experts who care about…


Coming Soon to ARMATURE Fabric™ for Accreditors

The ARMATURE Fabric™ product team is hard at work building new features and upgrades for the accreditation community. Guided by input from our customers, we continue to enhance our accreditation management software with the goal of delivering powerful next-generation tools that are intuitive and easy to use. We grabbed some time with ARMATURE Fabric™ for…


On the Path to Quality 4.0: ASQ WCQI 2018 Recap

From Quality 4.0 to the 5 Second Rule, this year’s ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement was packed with ideas and insights. The “Innovation of YOU” conference theme ties neatly into ARMATURE’s values and had us clamoring to attend as many sessions as possible. Our team was proud to be part of the exhibition,…


Quality Conversations: American Culinary Federation

A conversation with Lori Weber of the American Culinary Federation is warmer than a preheated oven and more cheerful than a plate of macaroons—in other words, a real treat. As the ACF’s director of education and programs, Lori plays a key role in promoting the professional image of American chefs worldwide through culinary education at…


Meet Kate, ARMATURE’s New QA Test Analyst

Here at ARMATURE, our mission is to provide our customers with exceptional accreditation and quality management software. In order to do that, it takes a village of project managers, product owners, developers, architects, and software testers. Software testers are often the unsung heroes of the bunch, but the work they do is invaluable—they serve as the…


Quality Conversations: When Quality Takes the Lead

What role should quality professionals play in driving organizational success? What built-in advantages do quality teams have when it comes to setting the strategic agenda for the business? Mike Turner, Managing Partner of Oakland Consulting, has been pondering these questions—and many others—for years. As an experienced business consultant who specializes in bridging the gap between…


5 Reasons to Visit the ARMATURE Booth at the 2018 ASQ WCQI

The ARMATURE team will be at the 2018 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement on April 20th-May 2nd, and we’d love to see you there. It’s a huge event with lots to see and do, but here are five reasons to pay Booth #719 a visit. If you’re tired of the same old options,…