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The OEE KPI and what it means to your business
The OEE is an abbreviation for the key figure in the production and stands for “Overall Equipment Effectiveness.” In the manufacturing environment, OEE is one of the critical indicators of…
The Industry and the Internet got hitched
Industrial manufacturing in the 21st century means individualized products, short production cycles, and intense competition. One goal of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is to increase productivity and competitiveness…
Manage your Software Zoo
The introduction of IT-supported data processing systems in production has opened up a multitude of new possibilities over the past 20 years. Companies can digitally monitor, control, and analyze their…
Growing Demands on the Manufacturing IT
It sounds straightforward: Industry 4.0 needs Technology 4.0, but what exactly distinguishes a modern IT system for manufacturing? What points do companies need to pay attention to if they want…
Attention Cost Trap: The Machine Connection
When talking about production control systems such as MES (Manufacturing Execution Systems), the machine connection is always a central and decisive topic. This is often the most significant cost driver…
How to Make the Right Choice When Implementing a PDA System
Every investment in a new IT system within your company involves opportunities and risks. The investment in a production data acquisition (PDA) system for your company can have far-reaching consequences.