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…


Why Companies Must Foster a Culture of Continuous Improvement

In contemporary society, organizations of all kinds need to keep their finger on the pulse when it comes to quality management—not just for the sake of profit, but as a duty to the customers, communities, and shareholders they serve each day. Too many good companies have failed in recent years because of flaws in their…


ARMATURE Signs Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce

We are pleased to announce that we are the latest company to sign the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. This Charter was conceived by the International Businesses Standards Organization (IBSO), a worldwide independent nonprofit organization that was founded in 2011 to create, promote, and maintain evaluative and ethical standards for the global business community….


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 17+ 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,…


ARMATURE Debuts Supplier Quality Management Software @ ASQ

  Last week was an exciting week for our team, as we flew down to beautiful Charlotte, NC to exhibit at ASQ’s World Conference on Quality and Improvement. After hobnobbing with the fun folks at Crayola, Honda, Accenture, and so many other standout brands, we can say with confidence that the future of quality is…


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…