What is Minitab 18 and what is it used for?
Minitab is the leading statistical software used to improve the quality of statistics worldwide. More than 90% of Fortune companies and more than 4000 colleges and universities use Minitab to graph and analyze their data.
Access a complete set of statistical tools, including descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, and normality testing.
Discover the relationships between variables and identify important factors that affect the quality of your products and services.
Determine if your measurement systems are right, assess how well your processes meet specification limits, create sampling plans, and more.
Find the configuration that optimizes your processes using Factorial, Response Surface, Mixture and Taguchi designs.
Determine the life characteristics of a product using a wide range of tools including distribution analysis and accelerated life tests.
Easily correct case mismatches, properly represent missing data, remove extra spaces, and make column lengths equal when importing data from Excel and other file types.
Explore your data directly in the worksheet. Format columns to instantly identify and outsource the most frequent values, outliers, out-of-specification measurements, and more.
Charts and control charts are automatically updated when you add or edit data so you never have to worry about keeping your charts in sync.