The ASUG Quality Management SIG provides information to SAP customers either considering or actively using the quality management (QM) module. It also enables the QM community to have an open forum to discuss issues and problems year round. This SIG covers a wide range of QM topics for beginning and advanced users alike, including master data setup, and usability with other core modules such as plant maintenance and materials management. Discussion topics include materials inspection planning and inspection lot processing, generation of certificates of analysis, and notification processing. Also included are advanced subjects such as implementing user exits and third-party product interfaces to external systems.