MES, Manufacturing Execution System, is a collective term for the direct automation of manufacturing. MES is also referred to as production control system and is used for production planning. Related terms are CIM, Industry 4.0 and IIoT.
May 9, 2022
SAP offers a comprehensive solution portfolio for digital manufacturing with the Digital Manufacturing Cloud at its core. To be able to view all production data centrally and control the associated processes accordingly, companies should also use a central IIoT solution such as Synsights.
May 28, 2020
Interview: Open and flexible: The Forcam solution ideally complements the SAP world: Uncertainty in the markets, potential through IT platforms, the importance of partner marketplaces and why machines could also tweet - a conversation with Oliver Hoffmann, Co-CEO at Forcam and responsible for global sales.
November 26, 2019
Since 1981, SAP user Stihl has been producing the orange glowing lawn mowers and mowing robots on currently 23 assembly lines. To ensure the company's success, it relies, among other things, on digitalization measures in the production area and places its full trust in Cronetwork MES.
June 28, 2019
To enable automation in the sense of Industry 4.0, a large number of systems in the company must be able to communicate with each other, including PLC systems, the ERP system, the manufacturing execution system, printers and databases.
January 31, 2019
Here the users of standard software, there in-house developments: This clear separation is also over in software development and maintenance, because cloud and AI development is becoming increasingly standardized.