Frequently Asked Questions
What are the primary differences between Quantum XL and DFSS Master 2007?
DFSS Master is intended for simple models and is mainly used in Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) applications. While Quantum XL is ideally suited for DFSS applications, it is also applicable to risk modeling, financial modeling, and transactional applications. Quantum XL includes all the functionality of DFSS Master and much more. Visit our Quantum XL and DFSS Master comparison page for a detailed comparison.
What has happened to DFSS XL?
DFSS XL has been replaced by Quantum XL. All licensed users who have purchased a license to DFSS XL are entitled to a free upgrade to Quantum XL. Visit the Quantum XL Upgrade Page for more information.
Why the name change from DFSS XL to Quantum XL?
The new features added to Quantum XL enable a broader application beyond just Design for Six Sigma (DFSS). Quantum XL still supports all the DFSS features of DFSS XL and some new ones.
Does the name Quantum XL have anything to do with Quantum Mechanics?
No. We thought the name sounded catchy.
Is Quantum XL compatible with 64 bit version of MS Excel 2010?
No, Quantum XL runs only on 32 bit Excel versions. Although Quantum XL runs on 64 bit operating systems, a 32 bit Excel version is required.
Is the Trade Up to Quantum XL free for DFSS Master users?
No, the Trade Up is not Free. Quantum XL is a new product. Both DFSS Master and Quantum XL are offered by SigmaZone.com.
How much does the Trade Up from DFSS Master to Quantum XL cost?
The "Trade Up" cost is $299. Visit our Quantum XL trade up page for more information.