• the five benefits of engineering for speed

    the five benefits of engineering for speed

    In 2016, it was said that modern manufacturing had come of age. Yet, just two short years later, it has become evident that manufacturers must continue to innovate faster, while shortening product lifecycles to remain competitive. Bringing more new products and services to market faster is now a baseline requirement, rather than the mark of […]

  • turning modern manufacturing complexity into opportunities
    28 May 2018     ERP, Manufacturing

    turning modern manufacturing complexity into opportunities

    Modern manufacturing requires powerful, flexible, software solutions that are scalable for growth and offer built-in expertise. With integrations into Operations, Finance, Analytics, and Sales Management, Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) easily extends to best-in-class applications. This empowers manufacturers to maintain agility and simplify user adoption in a fast, intuitive, and enjoyable way. ‚ÄúThis is a complete […]

  • how EAM promotes good manufacturing practice
    8 January 2018     EAM, Manufacturing

    how EAM promotes good manufacturing practice

    Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) were developed to ensure products are produced at a consistent level of quality. These minimum quality standards must be met in every manufacturing sector; from food and beverages to chemicals and medication. The purpose of GMP is to ensure risks are minimised in the production and distribution of the items manufactured. […]

  • 10 tips for effective EAM implementation

    10 tips for effective EAM implementation

    With the right Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) solution, maintenance becomes preventive, uptime is guaranteed and alternatives are in place. Reliability is increased as risk management allows the prediction of equipment reliability problems, while inventory and purchasing costs are decreased through effective use of the warranties available. With EAM, businesses in various sectors are empowered to […]

  • manufacturing meets big data
    5 November 2017     Big Data, Manufacturing, PLM

    manufacturing meets big data

    In manufacturing, product lifecycle management (PLM) is critical to design, engineering and manufacturing in every industry. It is the strategic process of managing the entire lifecycle of a product from inception, through engineering design and manufacture, to service and disposal of manufactured products. Data is a crucial part of the PLM process. It must be […]

  • five ways to improve plant floor productivity

    In manufacturing, accurate and comprehensive real-time information about plant floor operations is essential to making informed decisions that drive productivity. What could be more crucial than the equipment itself? Downtime, which is detrimental to any business, is especially damaging and costly for manufacturers. According to Mining Global, each hydraulic power and belt drive failure can […]