IIoT / Smart Manufacturing
Regardless of where your plant lies on the digital transformation scale, your most essential tool for achieving practical and profitable change is your production data. Below, we look at 7 common tasks required on nearly any assembly line and how you can use your production data to do them better and more efficiently, achieving new levels of product quality and profitability.
Having collected data is not of much help when you lack the tools to retrieve and analyze the data to quickly trace root cause when quality issues impact production. Here are some key considerations that will help you find a manufacturing data management and analysis platform that will get your data working for you.
Data is everywhere on today’s production lines. The challenge is that though manufacturers may be collecting large volumes of data, it often isn’t being used proactively or efficiently to solve day-to-day problems. Consider the following best practices to start making better use of your production line data.