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Triptych: Affinity Diagram

Interactively organize your Ideas into Groups

Triptych licenses start at $329
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OVERVIEW

Affinity Diagrams are used to sort large number of ideas or concepts into logical groupings. A grouping can then be expressed as a single clear concept that communicates a common theme among the many ideas and concepts.
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FEATURES

  • Interactively create Ideas and Groups
  • Define problem statement
  • Move ideas into and among groups
  • Delete and copy ideas
  • Expand or collapse groups individually or all together

BENEFITS

The Triptych Affinity Diagram Worksheet is useful for:
  • Capturing thoughts in large groups / brainstorming
  • Organizing large amounts of information
  • Identify customers' demands, requirements, needs, or wants (Whats) for a QFD House of Quality
  • Summarizing performance characteristics or ideas that describe how the customers' needs (Whats) are going to be satisfied (Hows)
  • Creating design options for comparing again design criteria

REQUIREMENTS

  • Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, or 7
  • Microsoft Excel XP (2002), 2003, 2007, or 2010 (32 or 64 bit)
  • Administrator rights required to install software

EXPORTING

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FORMATTING

  • Custom formatting is available for each Idea, Group, and Problem Statement
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OPTIONS

  • Customize Idea, Group, and Problem Statement sizes.
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VIDEO

This video shows Affinity Diagram using SDI Tools v3 in action. We will be updating this video to reflect changes to SDI Tools v4 soon.