SPC Glossary 

Your quick reference to statistical process control for manufacturing quality managment systems.

Quality Management System Glossary

Every manufacturing quality management professional who uses statistical process control (SPC) runs into questions occasionally. That’s why we’ve compiled this SPC glossary to serve as a quick reference when you’re looking for an answer, need to explain a concept to a colleague—or just can’t remember that term that’s on the tip of your tongue.

Feel free to bookmark this reference so you always have the definition you’re looking for—and be sure to visit our other SPC reference resources.

WHAT IS STATISTICAL PROCESS CONTROL?
Learn the definition of SPC and what this industry-standard methodology is used for.

SPC 101 
Dig in deeper to understand why and how SPC is used in manufacturing quality control.

DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO SPC CHARTS
Learn why and how to use different control charts, see examples, and explore use cases.
 

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