PDCA and DMAIC Comparison: Similarities and Differences

Review of: Difference Between Six Sigma and Lean

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On July 31, 2010
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Summary:

This video explanations shows the difference between lean and six sigma.

Integrating or reconciling the PDCA framework from Lean and DMAIC from Six Sigma is the topic of this post. How is the PDCA Cycle similar or difference from the DMAIC of Six Sigma?

Since both methodologies and frameworks share a common history, it is no surprise that integrating their respective frameworks was not difficult to do.

Below is my attempt at exactly that. Below the PDCA and DMAIC comparison chart, I’ll explain some big and some subtle differences.

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