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Final Thoughts

Any place where a team develops a product, the automotive processes and documentation are applicable. Let’s review some examples:

Production part approval process (PPAP) applies to software development

Risk assessment and management applies to the development of services, software, and hardware

Failure mode and effect analyses apply to any activity or object where we desire to anticipate and manage problems before they happen

Measure system analyses apply to nearly any activity, from public school systems to heavy manufacturing

Statistical process control can be used in any situation where we variation

Documented launch processes are usable by service providers, software developers, and hardware developers.