A production management solution—helps you anticipate, collaborate and orchestrate responses to dynamic operational conditions. And you can do this with greater agility and precision. The solution fully digitizes your processes, providing real-time connectivity, operational visibility, and standardization.
Lean manufacturing in the age
of the Industrial Internet
From Henry Ford's moving assembly line to Taiichi Ohno's Toyota production system, now known as lean production, manufacturers globally have constantly strived to make their operations better.
EZINE: Lower costs. Higher quality. And faster production
As a complex discrete manufacturer today, you're part of multi-faceted, fast-moving supply chains in an increasingly global and competitive environment. Orchestrating the movement of parts and components around the world is an intricate process, especially as constant change becomes the norm.
DATASHEET: Proficy for Manufacturing Discrete
GE's Proficy* for Manufacturing Discrete (PfMD) 6.2 is a powerful MES software solution for complex discrete manufacturing environments. It takes your manufacturing execution to the next level through complete digitization of paper-based processes—helping you stay competitive.
See the benefits of connecting your PLM and MES processes in this demonstration of GE Proficy and PTC Windchill. Connected manufacturing drives faster design to delivery.
Reduce WIP, manufacturing costs
without compromising quality
GE’s proven software solutions enable manufacturers to address a big shift underway. Success increasingly relies on broad, secure access to cross-enterprise information, timely and relevant insights for all roles across the enterprise, and collaboration and communication.
Many complex discrete manufacturers are investing heavily in improving WIP performance and the heat is on to achieve dramatic and timely improvements. This e-zine by LNS Research provides a comprehensive approach to MES and how to secure the gains achieved with Operational Excellence.