“Six Sigma as an Enabler” Research Project: Full Report
This text is excerpted, with permission, from SEI Technical Report CMU/SEI-2004-TR-018 [Bergey et al. 04, ch. 5].
The primary purpose of this project was to examine whether Six Sigma, when used in combination with another process improvement technology or technologies, makes the transition of that technology more effective. While we were interested first in the transition of SEI technologies, what we learned also applies to non-SEI technologies, non-process technologies, and to Six Sigma users in general.
A secondary or implicit purpose of this project was to overcome ...