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.
The end of IT silos al a MES – What factory IT must look like in the future
The Hannover Fair 2019 has shown it: Today’s manufacturing companies no longer want an MES (Manufacturing Execution System) application, but a factory IT solution that ensures that they remain fit…
Reduce your Manufacturing Costs with a Hyperflexible Manufacturing 4.0 Platform
The same applies to the introduction of a production data acquisition system (PDA). Many of the PDA systems available on the market today involve high risks with regard to future…
Building Bridges: MES & IIoT do not compete
What is the difference between MES and IIoT? How do they support another?…
Why Integration Platforms are the Future
The somewhat unwieldy term Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) raises the question of what is meant by it and what benefits manufacturing companies derive from using an IIoT platform. Definition…
What is Lean Transformation, and how does it help your business?
Every company wants a smart factory that takes its business to the ‘next level’ and to creates transparency on the shop floor. When a company is trying to…
Traceability – Creating Transparency in Production
Transparency is a great buzzword. But how can manufacturing companies bring it to life in their complex production? How do you get a clear view of the factory, and can…
Why we need digital factories and why digitalization is a top priority?
Although Germany won the World Cup in 2014, it is not precisely known as the world champion in digitalization, as unfortunately many German industries and the digital infrastructure (e.g., broadband…