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Root Cause Analysis

November 1, 2016

Root Cause Analysis (RCA) is a popular and often-used technique that helps people answer the question of why the problem occurred in the first place. It seeks to identify the origin of a problem using a specific set of steps, with associated tools, to find the primary cause of the problem, so that you can:

Determine what happened.
Determine why it happened.
Figure out what to do to reduce the likelihood that it will happen again.

To access a library of current RCA investigations in SharePoint follow this link.

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