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Using Poka-Yoke Techniques for Early Defect Detection

  title={Using Poka-Yoke Techniques for Early Defect Detection},
  author={Harry Robinson},
Poka-yoke is a quality assurance technique developed by Japanese manufacturing engineer Shigeo Shingo. The aim of poka-yoke is to eliminate defects in a product by preventing or correcting mistakes as early as possible. Poka-yoke has been used most frequently in manufacturing environments. Hewlett Packard currently develops its Common Desktop Environment software to run in twelve locales or languages. Traditional testing of this localized software is technically difficult and time-consuming. By… Expand
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