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 Management ensures that an organization, product or service is consistent. It has four main components: quality planning, quality assurance, quality
May 22nd 2017

Quality (business)
manufacturing, Quality has a pragmatic interpretation as the non-inferiority or superiority of something; it's also defined as fitness for purpose. Quality is a
May 21st 2017

Quality control
Quality control, or QC for short, is a process by which entities review the quality of all factors involved in production. ISO 9000 defines quality control
May 13th 2017

Quality assurance
"part of quality management focused on providing confidence that quality requirements will be fulfilled". This defect prevention in quality assurance
May 23rd 2017

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

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
May 13th 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

Total quality management
Total Quality Management (TQM) consists of organization-wide efforts to install and make permanent a climate in which an organization continuously improves
May 21st 2017

Quality of service
Quality of service (QoS) is the description or measurement of the overall performance of a service, such as a telephony or computer network or a Cloud
May 17th 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
May 22nd 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
May 3rd 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 quality is typically an assessment of the accuracy, enjoyability, or intelligibility of audio output from an electronic device. Quality can be measured
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
May 18th 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
May 18th 2017

Quality of life
Quality of life (QOL) is the general well-being of individuals and societies, outlining negative and positive features of life. It observes life satisfaction
May 2nd 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 28th 2017

Quality television
Quality television (also quality TV or quality artistic television) is a term used by television scholars, television critics, and broadcasting advocacy
May 20th 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

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

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
May 3rd 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 24th 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-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
Apr 25th 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
May 23rd 2017

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

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

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

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

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
May 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

The Quality of Mercy
Mercy or Quality The Quality of Mercy may also refer to: "Quality A Quality of Mercy", an episode of the science-fiction television series Twilight Zone "Quality of Mercy"
Apr 30th 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
Apr 28th 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
May 20th 2017

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

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 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
May 3rd 2017

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

Software quality analyst
A software quality analyst is responsible for applying the principles and practices of software quality assurance throughout the software development life
May 17th 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

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
May 1st 2017

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

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 Hill
Quality Hill or Quality Hill Historic District may refer to: Quality Hill, Kansas City, a neighborhood Quality Hill Historic District (Pawtucket, Rhode
Jun 21st 2014

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

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