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TIP Talk Webinar Series Archive

The TIP Talk Webinar Series was started to help customers use their TIPQA Quality Management Solution to its fullest potential. This series is free to TIPQA customers. If you missed one of these webinars and would like access to the recording, please send an email to marketing@tiptech.com with your topic request(s).

The following is a list of previously presented webinars available upon request.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 1

TIPQA Dashboard
Within any QIS “Quality Information System” solution, access to real-time data, alerts and metrics are essential so that business decisions can be made in a timely manner. With the TIPQA Dashboard located on the Home page of TIPQA, users have configurable options to establish a view into their data including charts, alerts, drill down, etc. The purpose of this session is to review recent changes as well as get a fresh look at how the TIPQA Home Page / Dashboard can benefit your users at all levels within your organization.

Audit Module
This session reviews the administrative and processing options available within the TIPQA Audit Module. Discover how this module supports both internal and external audit processing. Audit types and criteria, business processes, and basic AM functionalities are also discussed.

Supplier Portal
This webinar is a demonstration of our Read-Only Web Supplier Portal, that includes a discussion on the advantages of implementing this now. As we transition from a traditional portal application to a full Web Supplier Management Solution, the interim Read-Only Web Portal will allow TIPQA customers to establish the necessary infrastructure for a secure solution.

Admin Overview
This session designed for TIPQA administrators will review TIPQA architecture and compatibility. Installation structure and DB Updater, QA Manager functions, QA Console functions, Interface Management, and TIPQA Access Control for administrators are covered in this presentation.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 2

TIPQA Training Management (TM) Module Overview
Learn how Training Management can streamline your resource tracking and development. TM provides the capabilities to define classroom requirements and how they integrate with skill levels and testing within the organization at the employee level, with notifications to both employee and/or management for certification.

TIPQA Best Practices
An overview of best practices for TIPQA usage, demonstrating advanced features and concepts that maximize benefits to your organization.  Discover new ways to cut costs, improve visibility and streamline processes at your company using TIPQA functionality.  The targeted audience is TIPQA administrators and key subject matter experts familiar with TIPQA modules.

TIPQA Software Problem Reporting (SPR) Module Overview
This webinar is a simple overview of the processing, setup, and functionality of the Software Problem Reporting module. Suggested attendees include quality engineers and software engineers.

TIPQA Serialized Test & Inspection (SN) Module Overview
An overview of the Serialized Test and Inspection module highlighting advanced features and key functionality integrating data from other key TIPQA modules. The targeted audience is TIPQA administrators and key subject matter experts who want to expand usage of or plan to implement the TIPQA Serialized Test and Inspection module.

TIPQA Receiving Inspection (RI) & In-Process Inspection Planning Overview 
Learn how to automate the receiving inspection process from ERP integration to nonconformance generation. Sampling plans, first articles, skip lot, recording measurements and lot traceability are reviewed. New enhancements to the In-Process Inspection module are demonstrated, and experienced users will learn how the product advancements will simplify the inspection process and improve quality.

TIPQA Web Platform
The Web platform TIP Talk session is a discussion of the current state of the TIPQA Web applications, features, and roadmap.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 3

Review of POPUP Library
A presentation of various popups that are available in our TIPQA product, and the processes behind them.

Archive/Purge Feature
A demonstration of the TIPQA functionality that allows our customers to archive their project data and purge data that is no longer necessary.

Setting Up Inspection Results to Flow Directly to SPC
A review of the automated inspection process for better control over variable characteristics.

Supplier Rating
This webinar demonstrates the ability to collect supplier data and accurately measure delivery and performance.

Use of Documents as Templates
This presentation showcases the ability to present Fill-In forms within “Excel/Word” stored as documents, including an audit-trail, and demonstrates usage within IP/RI.

How to Integrate TIPQA with ERP
A demonstration of the planning process and the steps necessary to achieve seamless integration with ERP host systems.

Portal System
This webinar demonstrates the ability to bi-directionally interact with your supplier base.

Optimum Use of Common and Specific Criteria
This session is an overview of planning by part group, product group, commodity codes, operation codes and PO flow down note codes.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 4

Audit Module 
This session reviews the administrative and processing options available within the TIPQA Audit Module. Discover how this module supports both internal and external audit processing. Audit types and criteria, business processes, and basic AM functionalities are discussed.

TIPQA Receiving Inspection (RI) & In-Process Inspection Planning Overview 
Learn how to automate the receiving inspection process from ERP integration to nonconformance generation. Sampling plans, first articles, skip lot, recording measurements and lot traceability are reviewed. New enhancements to the In-Process Inspection module are demonstrated, and experienced users will learn how the product advancements will simplify the inspection process and improve quality.

TIPQA for Administrators 
This session designed for TIPQA administrators will review TIPQA architecture and compatibility. Installation structure and DB Updater, QA Manager functions, QA Console functions, Interface Management, and TIPQA Access Control for administrators are covered in this presentation.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 5

TIPQA Upgrade Process
Are you ready to upgrade to the latest version of TIPQA but aren’t sure how?  This TIP Talk will cover the details you need to consider and demonstrate the process of how to successfully upgrade with ease.

How to Report Issues in OnTime
Have you found an issue in TIPQA?  Do you want to report it but not sure how?  This TIP Talk will be for those who want to learn about OnTime, our issue reporting system for TIPQA.

Introducing TIPSQM
Discover how TIPSQM Supplier Quality Management can help you gain control of your supply chain.  Don’t miss this demo of our newest web-enabled solution! Learn to proactively monitor your suppliers and sub-tier suppliers based on performance trends. Gain better visibility into supplier activities, improve process flow and understand how you and your suppliers can build better relationships through online interaction and collaboration.

Overview of the TIPQA Conosole / QA Manager
You’ve probably heard of the TIPQA QAConsole and QAManager and have perhaps seen them being used during your implementation, but what do they do?  This TIP Talk will cover the basics of their functionality.

Nonconformance Module Overview
Are you new to the Nonconformance module?  This TIP Talk will go through why electronic nonconformance tracking is a good idea.  We’ll see how a typical nonconformance is processed and see how to set up a NC to flow in any number of ways.

Corrective Action Module Overview
Join us for an overview of the Corrective Action module.  Learn how to process a typical CA document, the built-in audit trails associated with the module and how to set up a typical CA.

Counterfeit Parts Risk Management
This TIP Talk will be a review of the integrated modules of TIPQA and how they can be used in addition to your internal processes and procedures, to aid in Counterfeit Parts mitigation and Diminishing Material Resources management.

TIPSQM Demo
Discover how TIPSQM Supplier Quality Management can help you gain control of your supply chain.  Don’t miss this demo to see what is new with our web-enabled solution! Learn to proactively monitor your suppliers and sub-tier suppliers based on performance trends. Gain better visibility into supplier activities, improve process flow and understand how you and your suppliers can build better relationships through online interaction and collaboration.

Introducing TIPBIS
Join us for an overview and discussion of TIPQA Dashboards and the evolution to TIPBIS, our new BI and analytics solution. We will walk through a discussion of the original dashboarding in TIPQA and the capabilities there, along with the evolution of where this began and where it exists today. We will then discuss TIPBIS and how it provides the ability to create sophisticated dashboards with drill-down capabilities thus helping to identify trends and spot unique issues before they become problematic. TIPBIS is designed to be used by people who need to consume and analyze large amounts of data and have little to no prior experience in data crunching.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 6

TIPSFE – Web Solution Overview
Join us for an overview of our newest solution! As a complement to our TIPQA application, the web-based TIPSFE Shop Floor Execution solution will provide a means for rapid deployment with the necessary web infrastructure in place to identify and track issues on the shop floor that can greatly increase a company’s profitability.

Export Control
Learn how to use TIPQA to aid in Export Control Management.

First Article Inspection
First Article Inspection capabilities are included as part of the Receiving Inspection module. In this TIP Talk, learn the basics of what is needed to configure and use this capability within the Receiving Inspection module.

Document Viewer
The document viewer is available to display documentation without having to log into the TIPQA software. Learn how to set this up and configure its use.

Document Management
This overview of the Document Management module includes integration of the DM module contents with other modules, how to manage documentation and revision control on that documentation including approvals, and how to notify appropriate users of revision changes.

Receiving Inspection/IP Inspection Review
This session will be a review of the Receiving Inspection and In-process Inspection modules with a focus on performing inspections and generating nonconformances from each.

Training Management
This TIP Talk will take a look at the Training Management module.  This is a training management system in the TIPQA suite of modules.  Once configured, it can interface with other modules to ensure that people performing inspections have the correct training as identified in TM and that any training needed is current and up to date.

TIP Talk Schedule – Season 7

Software Development Issues Tracking
Join us for an overview of the setup, processing, and functionality of the Software Problem Reporting module.

Supplier Audits & Surveys
This TIP Talk session will cover the use of the Audit Module for performing supplier audits and surveys. See how to configure each and how the Audit Module can update the Supplier Master status based on those audit results.

Internal, ISO, AS9100 & IATF Compliance Audits
Did you know that as well as tracking audits you initiate, the audit module can be used to track and document audits at your facility when your company is being audited? This TIP Talk will review configuring the Audit Module for these types of audits.

Tool Problem Reporting
When a tool has a problem or comes back from Metrology Out Of Tolerance, this TIP Talk will show how the Gage and Tool Module can be used to easily report which measurement a tool was used for so evaluating the impact of the OOT device is fast and simple.

Part Based Supplier Approval
Join us for this TIP Talk where we will look at setting up and approving suppliers on a part based approval process.

Variable Test & Inspection Data Collection
This TIP Talk will showcase the capabilities of TIPQA to capture Test & Inspection data, configuring criteria setup and grouping criteria based on part group, product group, commodity codes and other common criteria grouping methods.

Quality Processes & their Related TIPQA Modules
This TIP Talk will demonstrate how the TIPQA Quality Management Solution can be used to manage the most commonly used quality processes.

Training and Learning Management
Learn how the Training Management Module functions and how it can provide the ability to define classroom requirements at your organization.  Discover how skill level management and testing at an employee level is performed and how the ability to enforce current training requirements defined in the TM module can apply across the other modules within TIPQA.

TIPQA Web Update Process
TIP Technologies latest release is a web-based version of our powerful QMS software.  In this TIP Talk, learn the steps to update your TIPQA web installation when new versions are released.

Nonconformance Overview
Join us for an overview of the Nonconformance Module.  This TIP Talk will cover some of the key features of the TIPQA NC module. It will take a look at the idea behind creating an NC Type.  It will go over basic NC Type functionality and finally cover the process flow common with generated NC documents.

Personnel Records – Best Practices Using the Generic Interface
Join us for our specially featured customer presentation by BAE Systems on their innovative approach to manage host integration between TIPQA and data sourced from their HR application. This approach imports personnel records and supporting data using a recursive method of sequential data loading using the TIPQA Interface.

Corrective Action Overview
The Corrective Action module is one of the most used modules in the TIPQA software suite. This TIP Talk will cover some of the most important highlights of CA. It will review creating a CA Type, go over basic CA Type functionality and finally follow a CA Document through the lifecycle process.

TIPSFE Overview
TIPSFE Shop Floor Execution integrates functionality from SN Test & Inspection, In-Process Inspection, Nonconformance, as well as SN Traceable Configuration processing in one package to create an easy to use solution for your shop floor operations. This informative TIP Talk will show the visualization, interaction, and completion of routing steps as well.  Join us for a walk through the TIPSFE module and see how all these products come together in a seamless package.

Training Management Overview
Part one of Training and Learning Management taught how to configure classes and courses and how to associate training to personnel.  In part two, learn how the Training Management module is used in the other modules and when implemented, see how effective it can be in controlling access to training restricted functions like criteria usage in IP, RI, AM, GT, and tasks in NC.

Best Practices in Quality
While there can be many ways to set up TIPQA, there are some best practices that are recommended and typically work well for many of our customers.  Learn some of the best practices and how to set them up in Access Control, Corrective Action, Receiving Inspection, and Nonconformance to streamline your installation’s performance.

Supplier Collaboration
Take a look at the Supplier Collaboration module in this TIP Talk.  Step through the various tabs in the module and learn how it functions to greatly assist in managing supplier performance.

Training

Are you looking to get new users up to speed on TIPQA™? Need a refresher on a TIPQA module? Are you interested in becoming a lead user of TIPQA? TIP Tech Training courses will empower you and your users with the skills needed for success.

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