August 18, 2020 | Jim Connett
The Details Are in the Data
Insights on manufacturing data collection: How should data be collected? When should data be collected? Where should the data be stored?
August 04, 2020 | Jim Anderson
Structuring Successful Manufacturing Initiatives
How to build a strong foundation for successfully achieving manufacturing business initiatives.
July 08, 2020 | Jim Connett
Step Away from the Spreadsheet!
Though widely used, spreadsheets may not be the best tool for collecting, storing, and evaluating information in your manufacturing environment.
June 22, 2020 | Axel Wogawa
Industry 4.0: Cloud-Based Equipment Health Monitoring
Some insights on approaching the development of cloud-based IIoT solutions.
December 05, 2019 | Dr. Mike Gißrau
Insights on Manufacturing Performance Measurement – Part 2
When optimizing production performance, the more KPIs measured and optimized the better, right? Not so fast! Here are 4 rules for defining SMART metrics.
July 31, 2019 | Yuval Goldenberg
“Customer Experience is Everything” – SYSTEMA and Barkan Winery Present at ISUG 2019
Winery automates material and inspection data using SAP’s MII, PCo and Fiori and builds 4K dashboard to display integrated data from 300+ wine casks.
May 29, 2019 | Dr. Lutz Muche
Research News: Production Forecasting Solutions
Promising research offers solutions for the automatic detection of bottlenecks, forecasting and prediction of dynamic WIP waves, determination of optimal scheduling of equipment-maintenance cycles and...
April 04, 2019 | Dr. Mike Gißrau
Insights on Manufacturing Performance Measurement – Part 1
Alignment of departments' and individuals' performance metrics is fundamental to the success of a manufacturing organization's global strategy. This article outlines actionable strategies for ensuring...