New Product Introduction (NPI) Excellence

Cogence is designed to help organizations achieve New Product Introduction (NPI) Excellence. 

Product Planning

System Requirements, Quality Function Deployment, Risk Assessment and Analysis, Systems/Design FMEA, UsabilityFMEA and more

Program Management

NPI Program Management, Phase-gate Process, Concurrent Engineering, Agile-Phase-Gate, APQP, PPAP

Product Engineering

Systems Models, Parts, Bill of Material Management, Firmware/Software, Design History with Version/Revision/Release Management, Engineering Change Management

Component Engineering

Manufacturer Part Management, New Component Request/Qualification Process, New Supplier/Manufacturer Qualification, Part Change Notice (PCN) Analysis and Resolution

Verification and Validation

Systems/Design Verification Plan and Report, Simulation/Test Result and Data Management, Closed Loop Test Failure Resolution..

Manufacturing Engineering

Process Planning, Process FMEA, Control Plan, Product and Process Characteristics..

Quality Engineering

Quality Deployment, Failure Reporting and Corrective Action System, Root Cause Analysis, A3 Report, Calibration Processes, Measurement Systems Analysis...


Regulatory Certification

Regulatory and Standards Certification (CE, EMC, RF, RoHS/WEEE, PMR, 510K,...)Evaluation, Readiness Checks, Preparation, Validation, and Submissions

Supply Chain Development

New Supplier Qualification and Selection, Supplier quality engineering, Product and Process Audits, PPAP

Remote Diagnostics and Customer Support

Remote Diagnostics, Remote Connection to Products in the Field, Customer Support

Application Integration

Integration to Design/PLM systems, ERP, Supply Chain Planning, MES, Test/Verification/Validation systems

Workflow Management

Sophisticated activity based workflow management to support NPDI and supporting processes. Review/approvals, sub-processes and more.