Manufacturing for Small and Medium Enterprises
Maximize control over your manufacturing operations, automate your business processes, and optimize your supply chain with our manufacturing solutions for SME.
- Benefit from an integrated business solution designed for companies of your size
- Focus on your business while saving time and systems costs
- Match supply and demand to calculate ideal inventory levels
Manufacturing for SME
Lean Planning and Operations
Achieve lean manufacturing with planning and operations software that helps you eliminate waste, minimize process costs, and create value for your shareholders and customers.
- Improve demand and collaborative planning throughout the supply chain
- Turn data into knowledge with process-monitoring and analytics
- Track production and material movement in real time
Take advantage of a manufacturing operations solution that integrates data systems with shop-floor activities to create one, comprehensive as-built record.
- Accurately track and manage complex work-in-progress scenarios
- Improve quality and reduce variation through corrective-action processes
- Access real-time manufacturing data to make fast, informed decisions
Business Transformation Study: Valero
Manufacturing Performance Management
Eliminate disconnect between the plant floor and the rest of your company with an integrated solution that optimizes communication and productivity.
- Provide role specific manufacturing information and analytics to enhance effectiveness
- Manage change to product, manufacturing execution, and safety and environmental processes
- Increase visibility across the business, from orders to product quality
Video: Sweet Ovations
Video: RTI International Metals
Manufacturing Integration & Intelligence
Enterprise Asset Management
Streamline your asset lifecycle management processes while reducing operating costs, managing capital expenditures, and improving asset productivity.
- Optimize procurement, asset construction, and asset installation processes
- Gain real-time visibility into asset implementation and performance
- Collaborate effectively with all parties across your asset service network
Solution in Detail: SAP Linear Asset Management
White Paper: SAP Asset Performance Management
Service and Asset Management
Take control of quality management with a single, integrated solution that satisfies the criteria for ISO 9000 and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).
- Begin quality planning during the product design phase
- Increase access to quality management information across the company
- Create a solid foundation for quality inspection processes
Solution in Detail: Closed-Loop Inspection Planning
PLM Quality Management
Product Development and Manufacturing
Streamline the entire manufacturing process – from planning and scheduling to execution to analysis – by improving efficiency all along the value chain.
- Accelerate time to market by centralizing your product development process
- Document, monitor, and dispatch inventory during the entire production life cycle
- Ensure compliance with new regulations and industry standards
Product Development & Manufacturing
Stay in the loop with supply chain planning and collaboration solutions that help improve your strategic, tactical, and operational planning
- Profitably replenish your supply network while quickly responding to change
- Forecast and plan anticipated demand for products or product characteristics
- Track quality and work in process of outsourced manufacturing
Business Transformation Studies: Conair
Business Transformation Studies: Dabur
SCM Planning and Collaboration
Solutions for Auto-ID and Item Serialization
Manage complex supply chains, cut costs, and ensure regulatory compliance with cutting-edge auto-ID technology.
- Apply business context and real-world awareness to local, serialized data
- Leverage RFID, SMS, and GPS to respond to meaningful events in real time
- Increase visibility between your sites, partners, and enterprise
Solution in Detail: Solutions for Auto-ID and Item Serialization
Solution in Detail: Event Management
Auto-ID & Item Serialization