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,…


For Accreditation Data Collection, Configurability is Key

Is our accreditation data up to the task of demonstrating outcomes? This is a question that many accrediting organizations are asking themselves these days, and with good reason—more than ever before, accreditors are expected to show that the programs and institutions in their sphere are delivering meaningful instruction to their students, and good quality accreditation…


Trailblazing Women Lead the Way in Manufacturing

Technology has transformed the U.S. manufacturing landscape, bringing new ways of thinking and doing to the factory floor. If you follow manufacturing, you’ve likely heard that the industry faces a two-million-worker shortfall in the next decade due to a manufacturing skills gap, and that shortage is likely to have a significant impact on companies around…


Quality Conversations: The QMS Software Buyer’s Perspective

With their ears to the ground and their fingers on the pulse, the ARMATURE sales team is a treasure trove of insights when it comes to understanding today’s quality buyers. Our team spends their days engrossed in conversations with quality leaders, seeking to learn more about their compliance challenges, process nuances, and software needs. We…


Screenshot Exploder: Accreditation Review

Our product team is a blur of activity, moving through development sprints at a zippy pace. We managed to freeze them in their tracks for a moment—just long enough to grab a screenshot from their latest accreditation build. Here it is, a hot-off-the-presses peek at our latest accreditation management software upgrade. As a reminder, ARMATURE…


Putting the Pieces Together: Project Management

  The decision to invest in an accreditation management software or quality management software solution is one that involves both technology and people. While you definitely want innovative tools that will make your team more efficient and effective, you also want to work with a company that truly cares about supporting your mission and serving you…


CHEA 2018 Recap: A Pivotal Moment for Accreditation

Given the ever-changing regulatory landscape and the sometimes-heated discussions that take place in the media around the role of accreditation in higher education, it came as no surprise to us that the CHEA 2018 Annual Conference sought to explore and define the “new normal” for accreditation. A “new normal” can mean many things, and can…


Quality Conversations: The Chartered Quality Institute

  Here at ARMATURE, we love having quality conversations. We take every opportunity to learn about quality and we don’t shy away from the big questions: What challenges do you face as a quality professional? What are your proudest quality management moments? What lessons do you have to share with the community? And what does…


Quality Conversations: Houston Wire & Cable

It’s not every day that we get to geek out about quality with a company that truly gets it, but that’s exactly what happened when we interviewed Houston Wire & Cable. HWC caught our attention because its commitment to quality has paid off in spades—not only is NASDAQ singing its praises, but customers have come…


A Partnership Approach to Building Accreditation Software

Accreditation is a team sport, involving the coordinated participation of stakeholders across the organization. ARMATURE applies this same spirit of collaboration to our accreditation management software product development process. We solicit feature requests from our accreditation and certification customers, and we use their innovative ideas to guide our product development. The out-of-the-box product we offer today…