Expert support for all types of FMEA and FMECATM

ReliaSoft's Xfmea facilitates the FMEA/FMECA process and provides flexible data management and reporting capabilities.

The software also provides integrated support for related analyses such as Design Verification Plans (DVP&Rs), Design Reviews Based on Failure Mode (DRBFMs), Process Flow Diagrams (PFD Worksheets) and Process Control Plans (PCPs).

Xfmea is a part of theSynthesis Platform®.

Software Highlights - ReliaSoft's Xfmea

FMEA Standards

  • AIAG and SAE J1739
  • IEC 60812
  • ISO 14971
  • VDA-4 (German Automotive Industry)
  • MIL-STD-1629A
  • Also highly configurable to define your own custom profiles

FMEA Types

  • Design FMEA (DFMEA)
  • Process FMEA (PFMEA)
  • System FMEA
  • Also highly configurable to define your own custom profiles

Risk Assessment Methods

  • Risk Priority Numbers (RPNs)
  • Criticality Analysis
  • Quantitative Consequence Priority Numbers (QCPNs)
  • Priority Highlights and Configurable Risk Ranking Logic

Integration with Related Analyses

  • Transfer DFMEA to PFMEA
  • Design Verification Plans Reports
  • Control Plans
  • Process Flow Diagrams
  • Design Reviews Based on Failure Mode

Organization and Data Structure

  • Easy to Build System Configurations
  • Multiple Views for Data Entry
    • Hierarchy (Tree) View
    • Worksheet View
    • Filtered View

Finding and Reusing Data

  • Browse or query to import existing analysis data
  • Use keywords to find and import existing record descriptions (including new Smart Add tools)
  • Copy/paste and drag/drop

Tools and Utilities

  • Custom Query Utility
  • Customized Templates for Imports, Queries and Reports
  • Change Log
  • Analysis Planning Tool
  • Links and Attachments
  • Find and Replace
  • Action Alerts
  • Cause and Effect Diagrams

Predefined Reports

  • FMEA/FMECA Worksheets
  • Control Plan Worksheets
  • DVP&R Worksheets
  • DRBFM Worksheets
  • Other Tabular Reports (e.g., Causes by RPN, Actions by Due Date, etc.)

Graphical Charts

  • Bar Charts (e.g., Top 10 Failure Modes by RPN, Top Effects by Severity, etc.)
  • Pie Charts (e.g., Actions by Status, Controls by Type, etc.)
  • %Reduction in RPN
  • Occurrence/Severity Matrix
  • FMEA/FMRA Dashboards

Centralized Data Storage

  • Standard Repository
  • Microsoft SQL Server® and Oracle®
  • Simultaneous Access by Multiple Users
  • Shared Analysis Settings and Data
  • Flexible User Access Levels

Import Types

  • Microsoft Excel®
    • Build and manage custom templates for import/export
  • Import from RCM++, RBI, MPC and FRACAS

File Output

  • Microsoft Excel® and Word®
  • Easily export to *.pdf, *.rtf or *.html from Word or Excel
  • Save chart graphics


Integration with all other Synthesis Platform applications.

Multiple Languages Supported

Available Services

  • Detailed User Documentation
  • Practical Example Files
  • Step-by-Step Example Guide
  • Training for Theory + Software


Real Power for Real Applications

Some of the potential applications and benefits of performing FMEA and related activities with ReliaSoft's fmea software include the ability to:

Why Upgrade to Version 10? (for details, visit http://xfmea.reliasoft.com/version10.htm )

For more information, quick start guide and examples, please visit http://www.reliasoft.com/xfmea/index.htm