Glossary U

The Glossary for Quality Management +++ Popular Articles: 'Usability', 'Unbalance'

Deutsch: Unwucht / Español: Desequilibrio / Português: Desequilíbrio / Français: Déséquilibre / Italiano: Sbilanciamento

Unbalance in the context of quality management refers to the uneven distribution of mass or force within a system or component, leading to vibrations, noise, and potential operational inefficiencies. It is a critical factor in maintaining the performance, safety, and longevity of mechanical systems.

Deutsch: Benutzerfreundlichkeit / Español: Usabilidad / Português: Usabilidade / Français: Utilisabilité / Italiano: Usabilità

Usability in the context of quality management refers to the measure of how effectively, efficiently, and satisfactorily a product, service, or system can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals in a particular context of use. It encompasses the ease of use and user satisfaction, focusing on designing products and services that meet the needs and expectations of users.