In part five of Ask the Experts, Don Busiek, General Manager of Operations Management Software at GE Intelligent Platforms, answers, “How can you better track your parts suppliers?”
An example I’ll give you is an engine turbine, where there are thousands of parts. There might be as many as 300 suppliers manufacturing your parts. Who has what part where? What you really want to do is have all that information connected in your manufacturing software using one solution.