Software QMS Toolkit

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Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Software QMS Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Software QMS related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Software QMS specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Software QMS Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 992 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Software QMS improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 992 standard requirements:

  1. Has your organization determined the monitoring and measurement to be undertaken, and the monitoring and measurement resources needed to provide evidence of conformity to determined requirements?

  2. Is evidence available that your organization plans and controls the design and development of products and services, considering the nature, duration and complexity of the design activities?

  3. Are procedures defined as guidelines to capture any complaint, conduct investigation of root causes of nonconformities and to define appropriate corrective Action to prevent re-occurrence?

  4. Does top management ensure that risks and opportunities that can affect conformity of products & services, and the ability to enhance customer satisfaction are determined and addressed?

  5. Can it be demonstrated that measurement and monitoring of the product is carried out at various stages of the product realization process in accordance with planned arrangements?

  6. Are external providers evaluated and selected, monitored for performance and re-evaluated based upon ability to supply product in accordance with your organization requirements?

  7. Does the business owner/senior management review the quality management system (qms), at planned intervals, to ensure its continuing suitability, adequacy, and effectiveness?

  8. Has your organization taken necessary actions on problems, if any, determined during the reviews, or verification and validation activities after changes have been applied?

  9. Is there your organization Organizational chart with position / title, and does your organizational chart match with the process map to ensure conformance to ISO 9001?

  10. Is your organization reporting to the customer or external provider, when property is incorrectly used, lost, damaged or otherwise found to be unsuitable for use?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Software QMS book in PDF containing 992 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Software QMS self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Software QMS Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Software QMS areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Software QMS Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Software QMS projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Software QMS Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Software QMS project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Procurement Audit: Is there a policy on making purchases locally where possible?

  2. Activity Duration Estimates: Which would be the NEXT thing for the Software QMS project manager to do?

  3. Procurement Audit: Are the financial and business records of your organization stored in a secure fire resistant place?

  4. Variance Analysis: How does the monthly budget compare to the actual experience?

  5. Activity Duration Estimates: How do you enter durations, link tasks, and view critical path information?

  6. Quality Audit: Do all staff have the necessary authority and resources to deliver what is expected of them?

  7. Scope Management Plan: What are the risks that could significantly affect the communication on the Software QMS project?

  8. Activity Cost Estimates: What is the last item a Software QMS project manager must do to finalize Software QMS project close-out?

  9. Activity Duration Estimates: Does a process exist to determine the potential loss or gain if risk events occur?

  10. Human Resource Management Plan: Were sponsors and decision makers available when needed outside regularly scheduled meetings?

Step-by-step and complete Software QMS Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Software QMS project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Software QMS project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Software QMS project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Software QMS project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Software QMS project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Software QMS project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Software QMS project with this in-depth Software QMS Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Software QMS projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Software QMS and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Software QMS investments work better.

This Software QMS All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.