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ISG: FORCAM a “Leader” in Manufacturing Automation Solutions
International technology research and consulting firm ISG (Information Services Group) ranks smart factory specialists FORCAM as a leader in the field of production automation solutions. With FORCAM FORCE™, FORCAM provides…
Highly diverse machine facilities connected simply and digitally – Episode 3: Pallet machine
Higher numbers of variants and smaller batch sizes are forcing companies to make production more flexible and more agile. This is particularly difficult to achieve with “brownfield” plants if…
Highly diverse machine facilities connected simply and digitally – Episode 2: Assembly Line
Smart Factory processes (known increasingly under the term Industry 4.0) pass through several stages: connectivity, visibility, transparency, predictions, adaptability all the way to digital services complementing the production processes.
Highly diverse machine facilities connected simply and digitally – Episode 1: Presses
According to a McKinsey study, digital transformation is a major priority for 69% of industrial businesses, with 60% of companies saying they have to replace around 30% of their…
Production Data Collection (PDA): Definition, Characteristics, Goals
Production data acquisition (PDA), also called BDE or PDC, collects data about processes in a company. Collecting high-quality data not only helps create insights that allow manufacturers to improve productivity…
Smart Factory: What It Is and Why It Matters
When you think about or hear the word ‘factory,’ what usually comes to mind? Huge, automated, industrial manufacturing lines, large machinery, and an equally elaborate production process go…