Quality Magazine

QMC and Covisint Form Partnership

March 3, 2009

AUBURN HILLS, MI-QMC, developer of product quality validation (PQV) software, and collaboration platform provider Covisint have announced that they are working together to provide OEMs and suppliers with a collaborative workspace, enabling instant visibility into the quality status of parts anywhere across a global supply chain.

The QMC relationship with Covisint will make the right quality information actionable and timely to achieve business goals. QMC will leverage Covisint’s secure collaboration platform to provide instant visibility into the quality and status of parts across the global supply chain.

“QMC understands the entire product life cycle and global supply chain extremely well, giving it a unique perspective from which to pinpoint and address the key problems facing manufacturing,” says David McGuffie, president of Compuware Covisint. “With Covisint’s heritage in securely connecting entire communities of users, QMC now has an incredibly strong platform to leverage and extend their PQV capabilities. This has exciting potential.”

“This Covisint/QMC relationship promises a great marriage of technology and business, providing organizations anywhere on the planet with the information they need to get the job done in the most accurate and efficient way,” says Dale Mahrle, president of QMC LLC. “When it comes to securely exchanging information across systems, geographies and organizations, Covisint is the gold standard.”

For more information visit www.QMC.com or www.covisint.com.