Tools and reporting to ensure process and product excellence.


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Process Improvement. Improved.
Companion gives your team everything it needs to streamline and standardize your process improvement program.

Best-in-Class Tools


Project Roadmaps


Instant Insights

Give your team access to over 100 industry-proven process improvement tools.
Companion’s project Roadmaps™ make it easy to execute, share, and replicate projects across your organization.
Project data rolls up to the dashboard automatically, so you can track KPIs anywhere in real time.



More than 90% of Fortune 100 companies use Minitab solutions
to improve the quality of their products and processes.



The complete process improvement toolkit.

Companion puts all of your tools in one easy-to-use application, so you'll spend less time managing projects and more time moving them forward.
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Value Stream Mapping


Monte Carlo Simulation



Visualize the flow of materials and information through your organization. Streamline processes to add value that meets customer expectations.

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Use Monte Carlo simulation to help you characterize, understand, and optimize a product or process.

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Identify the potential causes for a product or process failure, anticipate the resulting effects, and prioritize the actions needed to mitigate them.

Quality Function Deployment


Brainstorming Tools


Process Mapping

Use the fully-integrated Pairwise Comparison Matrix, Houses of Quality, and Design Scorecards to ensure effortless requirements flow-down.
Use fishbone diagrams and idea maps to identify every relevant element of your process and refine the scope of complex projects.

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Construct high-level or detailed flow charts to help you understand and communicate all the activities in a process.

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The Dashboard
The Companion dashboard delivers customizable, real-time reporting on your entire improvement program, so you'll never again have to waste hours aggregating project data.
  • Automatic, real-time reporting
  • Your KPIs at a glance
  • Identify and replicate successful projects



Fast, secure deployment

Get your entire organization up and running in days with our standard deployment and customize it on your own.

Companion safeguards your data and communications with SSL certificates and automatic daily, weekly, and monthly backups.

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