Resources

Lean Six Sigma Resources, Software, Downloads and Materials

A. Minitab 18 – Minitab Software Free Version

People in the domain of Operational Excellence, Research widely use Minitab Software for their statistical data analysis. It is designed specifically for the needs of Six Sigma and Data analysis professionals. It provides a simple, effective way to input and analyze the data, to identify trends and patterns, and then to extrapolate answers to the problem at hand.

Click here to download the free version of Minitab 18 Software with User License.

B. Minitab Software User License

Minitab 18 License Options

1. Minitab 18 – Standalone Perpetual License

This is perpetual – buy once and use forever. One-time payment and no need for yearly renewal. One license works only on ONE machine.

Hence, suitable for most organisations that are starting their data analysis or Six Sigma. Also suitable for offices, laboratories and for research fellows. Special discounts available for nationally recognised educational institutions.

2. Minitab 18 Multi-user / Network Annual License (5 Users)

Network License works simultaneously on 5 machines at a time. The License Manager to be stored on a Network server. Individual computers connected to that server to install the Software (no limitation).

Every time a person from connected computer logs into the Minitab Software, Server License Manager will provide access up to 5 machines at a time.

The license is valid for 365 days (1 year). The user has to renew the license every year for an annual fee. Hence, suitable for medium and large size companies, where more than one user needs to log in at the same time.

3. Multi-user / Network Perpetual License (5 Users)

Same as point number 2, with no need of annual payment and renewal. One time payment and can be used forever.

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C. Quality Companion (by Minitab)

Quality Companion is a powerful Project Management software package by Minitab for Lean and Six Sigma experts. It has all the tools to organize the entire project and execute every step. Built-in Roadmaps help us quickly outline your approach, and data we enter in one tool is shared throughout our project, so we can work faster with less error. It also provides integrated “soft” tools for tasks like brainstorming, value stream mapping, process mapping, assessing risk, and conducting analyses such as SIPOC and FMEA. Teams can even deliver presentations without leaving the software. It features more than 100 ready-to-use forms, including project charter and closure forms, control plans, funnel reports, DOE worksheets, and more.

Click here to download the free version of Quality Companion Software with User License.

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D. Diagram Designer

Diagram Designer provides users with an opportunity to quickly design simple flow charts, which should appeal to business people. Though it has a snag with its text feature, the program’s simplicity makes it a more attractive choice than other similar programs. You can download and use it completely free of cost.

So, Click here to download the free version of Diagram Designer Software package.

E. R Software

R is an integrated suite of software facilities for data manipulation, calculation, and graphical display. It is free and so you can download it to your machine of literally any platform. The statisticians, data miners, analysts and data scientists across the world use R Software. As it is supported by the R Foundation for Statistical Computing. So this package comes as a completely free to download and use (open source).

Click here to download R Software.

E. Rapidminer Studio

RapidMiner provides an integrated environment for machine learning, data mining, text mining, predictive analytics and business analytics. The Rapidminer Studio is an easy-to-use visual environment for predictive analytics without the stuff of programming. Hence, it is one of the leading open source packages for data mining today. Basic Version and Community Version are available at no charge.

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E-Books

F. Introductory Statistics

This e-book will useful for beginners in Statistics. As the name suggests, this book contains theory with good pictorial explanations, examples, and exercises. It deals with Data, Descriptive Statistics, Probability, Estimation, Samples, Hypothesis, and Regression.

Click here to read online or download.