Deltek announced the acquisition of TIP Technologies in July of 2022.
The combination of Deltek + TIP Technologies will provide the most comprehensive solutions for government contractors and in particular, aerospace & defense and engineer to order firms.
For over 30 years, TIP Technologies has helped some of the world’s largest corporations gain a competitive advantage with its highly respected quality assurance solution.
TIP Technologies focuses on serving the needs of companies in regulated discrete manufacturing industries and stays on top of the stringent requirements that must be met by manufacturers. Use of its TIPQA and TIPSFE solutions has resulted in documented success by companies that demand delivery of highly regulated products.
TIP Technologies' solutions are the perfect complement to Deltek Costpoint and help manufacturers and their suppliers expand upon quality initiatives through seamless ERP integration.
TIPQA Quality Management Solution
TIPQA consists of eighteen integrated modules that support the complete range of quality functions and the complex business requirements facing manufacturers today. TIPQA is designed specifically for the manufacturing quality requirements of Aerospace & Defense, Medical Devices, Complex Manufacturing and Regulated Industries, dramatically improving the entire quality process from receiving inspection, nonconformance and corrective action, to final product shipment.
Companies use TIPQA to achieve continuous and measurable improvements while advancing customer service, productivity, and profitability. TIPQA is off-the-shelf quality assurance software that is scalable and highly configurable. It offers a seamless interface to Deltek Costpoint and can be configured for use with other business systems.
Identifies and documents history of nonconforming material in manufacturing operations.
Automates inspection processing of received materials through manufacturing/ engineering operations.
CORRECTIVE ACTION PROCESSING
Creates closed-loop corrective action system for resolving quality manufacturing problems.
Benefits by Role
TIPQA is a complete solution for manufacturers who view quality as a competitive advantage. TIP Technologies has extensive expertise in understanding complex quality processes.. TIPQA supports best practices and will help you build a comprehensive continuous improvement strategy. TIPQA enables you to manage the process in its entirety – with the flexibility that you need to do it well.
- Real-time Access to Quality & Manufacturing Data
- Control Over User Access
- Automation of critical quality processes
- Visibility into Costs
- Effective collaboration with suppliers
- Complete traceability of parts – both bought and built
- Automated reminders
As an IT leader, you are likely looking for ways to reduce the cost of operations and may be faced with the challenge of disparate quality systems or homegrown applications. Companies rely on the strength of TIPQA to meet their important IT challenges, and effectively manage quality and manufacturing operations. Realize a rapid ROI and start seeing process improvements immediately:
- Eliminate homegrown applications
- Control IT expenditures and eliminate the need for custom programming
- A single instance of TIPQA provides the ability for centralized configuration of multiple locations
- Free up IT resources
TIPQA is designed to meet the quality requirements of complex manufacturers in highly regulated industries. TIPQA helps streamline processes and improve efficiencies. TIP Technologies delivers measurable results, enhances company reputation, and increases competitive advantage. It's easy to realize a rapid ROI in TIPQA and start seeing process improvements immediately:
- Ensure quality and regulatory compliance
- Automate MRB processing and reduce inventory costs
- Efficiently manage audits
- Effectively process Nonconformance and Corrective Actions
- Gain visibility into the supply chain
- Adopt best practices in health and safety
Gain complete control over quality and compliance and save money by implementing a TIPQA Quality Management Solution. TIPQA allows you to increase efficiencies resulting in a noticeable improvement in process, costs, and customer well-being. The immediate access to real-time quality data and metrics results in better business decisions. Leverage TIPQA to achieve the following:
- Enterprise-wide quality metrics
- Work with complex supply chains
- Drive continuous improvement
- Improve communications with your suppliers
- Understand true supplier costs
- Hold suppliers accountable for poor quality
- Control costs and improve delivery of products
Tipsfe Shop Floor Execution
TIPSFE empowers companies to efficiently manage daily production processes on the shop floor and automate quality compliance with a single solution. The transition to a paperless shop floor is seamless with TIPSFE Shop Floor Execution.
Complete visibility into the inspection process and inspection documentation history allows manufacturing and quality teams to work together for greater control of the manufacturing process, and immediately identify potential for costly errors without slowing down production. TIPSFE further enhances efficiency by sharing data between your Deltek Costpoint solution and your TIPQA Quality Management software.
ELECTRONIC WORK INSTRUCTION AUTHORING
Uses Costpoint routings and leverages work instructions in Microsoft Word/PowerPoint.
SHOP FLOOR CONTROL
Visibility into inspection process and documentation history provides process control.
ELECTRONIC BUILD DATA
Status work orders from single query. Perform electronic device approvals.
Benefits By Role
The TIPSFE Shop Floor Solution supports best practices in quality and best-in-class manufacturing processes to bring together quality, compliance, and operations for organizational improvement. TIPSFE improves visibility throughout the enterprise, reduces risk, and encourages preventative action. TIPSFE allows companies to quickly adapt to changing markets and industry standards. The fully integrated TIPSFE Solution provides:
- Integration of quality and manufacturing data
- Reduction in Nonconformances and Corrective Actions
- Paperless shop floor environment
- Validated shop floor skills requirements
- Best practices in health and safety
- Track ITAR requirements
- Cost control and improved delivery of quality products
The TIPSFE solution is entirely mobile-ready and operates on Android and IOS mobile devices. Users on the shop floor can access the system via tablet for easy data entry. Licensing and implementation costs for TIPSFE are lower than most competitive alternatives. Realize a rapid ROI and start seeing process improvements immediately:
- Out-of-the-box TIPSFE solution does not require complex configuration
- Eliminates bottlenecks created by disparate systems
- Controls IT expenditures
- Reduces the complexity of multi-site infrastructure
- Easily scaled for growth and enterprise adoption
TIPSFE is a powerful system for a paperless shop floor execution environment. It manages work instructions, receives work orders from your Deltek Costpoint solution, and has the flexibility to either author routings/operations or receive them from your ERP. TIPSFE can automate quality inspections, process nonconformance, and create a record of traceable components. TIPSFE simplifies and enhances quality management so that you can manufacture with confidence. Leverage TIPSFE to streamline manufacturing processes, achieve a paperless shop floor and manage electronic approvals.
TIPSFE presents actionable data and enhanced operational visibility that allows for better decision making across the enterprise. TIPSFE provides the flexibility to respond quickly to changes in inventory levels, production status, and regulatory updates. TIPSFE allows quality and manufacturing to work together for a true picture of the enterprise. Leverage TIPQA to achieve the following:
- Enterprise-wide quality metrics
- Increased productivity
- Reduced cycle time
- Cost reduction through decrease in non-conforming products
- Maintain compliance in a secure operating environment
- Enhanced Internationalization Support
Quality for Costpoint Users
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