Quality articles on Wikipedia
Quality may refer to: Quality (business), the non-inferiority or superiority of something Quality (philosophy), an attribute or a property Quality (physics)
Aug 15th 2016

Quality management
quality planning, quality assurance, quality control and quality improvement. Quality management is focused not only on product and service quality,
Mar 4th 2017

Quality (business)
This article is about quality in a business context. For other uses, see Quality. In business, engineering and manufacturing, quality has a pragmatic interpretation
Apr 18th 2017

Quality assurance
"part of quality management focused on providing confidence that quality requirements will be fulfilled". This defect prevention in quality assurance
Mar 27th 2017

Quality control
other uses, see Quality control (disambiguation). Quality control, or QC for short, is a process by which entities review the quality of all factors
Nov 19th 2016

Data quality
Data quality refers to the condition of a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables. There are many definitions of data quality but data
Apr 3rd 2017

Total quality management
specific approach to quality management from the 1980s. For quality management in general, see Quality management. Total quality management (TQM) consists
Apr 15th 2017

Software quality
software quality refers to two related but distinct notions that exist wherever quality is defined in a business context: Software functional quality reflects
Mar 11th 2017

Quality management system
A quality management system (QMS) is a collection of business processes focused on consistently meeting customer requirements and enhancing their satisfaction
Mar 27th 2017

Quality of service
Quality of service (QoS) is the overall performance of a telephony or computer network, particularly the performance seen by the users of the network
Apr 18th 2017

Water quality
Water quality refers to the chemical, physical, biological, and radiological characteristics of water. It is a measure of the condition of water relative
Apr 7th 2017

Software quality assurance
Software quality assurance (SQA) consists of a means of monitoring the software engineering processes and methods used to ensure quality.[citation needed]
Feb 2nd 2017

Quality circle
A quality circle or quality control circle is a group of workers who do the same or similar work, who meet regularly to identify, analyze and solve work-related
Feb 1st 2017

Air quality index
An air quality index (AQI) is a number used by government agencies to communicate to the public how polluted the air currently is or how polluted it
Mar 17th 2017

Quality of life
For other uses, see Quality of life (disambiguation). Quality of life (QOL) is the general well-being of individuals and societies, outlining negative
Apr 10th 2017

Electric power quality
Electric power quality, or simply power quality, involves voltage, frequency, and waveform. Good power quality can be defined as a steady supply voltage
Feb 23rd 2017

Sound quality
"Sound-QualitySound-QualitySound Quality" redirects here. For the Australian radio program, see Sound-QualitySound-QualitySound Quality (radio program). For musical use, see timbre. Sound quality is typically
Apr 13th 2017

American Society for Quality
Society for Quality (ASQ, formerly named American Society for Quality Control (ASQC)), is a knowledge-based global community of quality professionals
Feb 14th 2017

Quality of life (healthcare)
In general, quality of life (QoL or QOL) is the perceived quality of an individual's daily life, that is, an assessment of their well-being or lack thereof
Mar 24th 2017

HP Quality Center
HP Quality Center is a quality management software solution offered by the HP Software Division of Hewlett Packard Enterprise with many capabilities acquired
Mar 5th 2017

Quality television
Quality television (also quality TV or quality artistic television) is a term used by television scholars, television critics, and broadcasting advocacy
Mar 30th 2017

Pirsig's metaphysics of Quality
The Metaphysics of Quality (MoQ) is a theory of reality introduced in Robert Pirsig's philosophical novel, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (1974)
Apr 21st 2017

Video quality
Video quality is a characteristic of a video passed through a video transmission/processing system, a formal or informal measure of perceived video degradation
Jan 3rd 2017

Image quality
Image quality is a characteristic of an image that measures the perceived image degradation (typically, compared to an ideal or perfect image). Imaging
Mar 20th 2017

Quality engineering
For the journal, see Quality-EngineeringQuality Engineering (journal). Quality engineering is the management, development, operation and maintenance of IT systems and enterprise
Mar 27th 2017

Quality Objectives
Quality objectives is one of the requirements of the ISO 9001 standards. The purpose of the quality objectives is to determine the conformity of the requirements
Apr 20th 2017

Quality Street (confectionery)
Quality Street is a popular selection of individual tinned or boxed toffees, chocolates and sweets, produced by Nestle. Quality Street was first made
Apr 18th 2017

Quality-adjusted life year
The quality-adjusted life year or quality-adjusted life-year (QALY) is a generic measure of disease burden, including both the quality and the quantity
Mar 18th 2017

Health care quality
Health care quality is a level of value provided by any health care resource, as determined by some measurement. As with quality in other fields, it is
Mar 7th 2017

Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) is the independent body that checks on standards and quality in UK higher education. It conducts
Nov 2nd 2016

Quality costs
In process improvement efforts, quality costs or cost of quality is a means to quantify the total cost of quality-related efforts and deficiencies. It
Mar 30th 2017

Critical to quality
Critical to quality is an attribute of a part, assembly, sub-assembly, product, or process that is literally critical to quality or more precisely, has
Mar 6th 2017

Viewers for Quality Television
Viewers for Quality Television (also called "VQT") was an American nonprofit organization (under 501(c)(3)) founded in 1984 to advocate network television
Oct 23rd 2015

Seven Basic Tools of Quality
Quality is a designation given to a fixed set of graphical techniques identified as being most helpful in troubleshooting issues related to quality.
Apr 19th 2017

Vapor quality
thermodynamics, vapour quality is the mass fraction in a saturated mixture that is vapour; i.e. saturated vapour has a "quality" of 100%, and saturated
Apr 14th 2017

HMS Quality (G62)
Quality">HMS Quality (G62/D18) was a Q-class destroyer built for the Royal Navy. Entering service in 1942, the destroyer served in several theatres of World War
Feb 11th 2017

The Quality of Mercy
Mercy or The-Quality The Quality of Mercy may refer to: "Quality A Quality of Mercy", an episode of the science-fiction television series Twilight Zone "Quality of Mercy" (The
Feb 26th 2017

Physical Quality of Life Index
The-Physical-QualityThe Physical Quality of Life Index (PQLI) is an attempt to measure the quality of life or well-being of a country. The value is the average of three statistics:
Sep 23rd 2016

Primary/secondary quality distinction
The primary/secondary quality distinction is a conceptual distinction in epistemology and metaphysics, concerning the nature of reality. It is most explicitly
Jan 23rd 2017

Quality function deployment
Quality function deployment (QFD) is a method developed in Japan beginning in 1966 to help transform the voice of the customer [VOC] into engineering
Apr 19th 2017

Software quality management
Software quality management is a management process that aims to develop and manage the quality of software to make sure the product satisfies the user
Feb 2nd 2017

National Ambient Air Quality Standards
The US National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS, pronounced \'naks\) are standards established by the United States Environmental Protection Agency
Apr 10th 2017

Software quality analyst
A software quality analyst is responsible for applying the principles and practices of software quality assurance throughout the software development life
Sep 15th 2016

A flight-to-quality is a financial market phenomenon occurring when investors sell what they perceive to be higher-risk investments and purchase safer
Dec 18th 2016

Quality Records
Quality Records was a Canadian entertainment company which released music albums in Canada on behalf of American record labels, and also released recordings
Apr 22nd 2017

Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) in Medicare
Services’ (CMS) Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) Program is one of the largest federal programs with a goal to improve health quality at the community
Sep 3rd 2016

Council on Environmental Quality
The Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) is a division of the Executive Office of the President that coordinates federal environmental efforts in the
Mar 27th 2017

Acceptable quality limit
at an acceptable quality level. Closely related terms are the rejectable quality limit and rejectable quality level (RQL). In a quality control procedure
Nov 19th 2016

South Tyrol quality mark
The quality mark “South Tyrol” is a regional collective trademark with geographical indication, that stands for a certified quality in special agricultural
Feb 14th 2015

Quality of experience
Quality of Experience (QoE, QoX or simply QX) is a measure of a customer's experiences with a service (web browsing, phone call, TV broadcast, call to
Apr 12th 2017

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