Minitab is the most popular software taught and used in Six Sigma and Quality Management training programs. It has been in use for decades, and continues to evolve over the years.
Minitab is available for free with a 30-day trial. Price for a Single-User Annual License (365 days) is $1200/user. Single-User License is $2499.00/user (no expiration).
As an add-in to the already familiar Microsoft Excel, SigmaXL is ideal for Lean Six Sigma training or use in a college statistics course, that covers most of the features needed for Six Sigma analysis and project work.
SigmaXL is available for free with a 30-day trial. Price is $299.00/user (no expiration).
If you or your business are looking to be serious about data analysis and to solve significant business problems, and there are more than a few people in your organization who have been trained on Minitab, or you are looking to become a full-time Six Sigma consultant, then Minitab would be a good option.
If you are limited by funds and cannot afford Minitab, or only plan to use the software for this training course, or don’t need complex analysis techniques and like having a software integrated into Excel, then SigmaXL is ideal for you.
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