Data harvesting – key on journey to smart manufacturingSelf-service analytics platforms like Trendminer are designed to combine data sources in a standardised way, once data is contextualised, they provide the insights to enable breakthrough improvements. Insights you can act on In the year CGI marks its 45th anniversary, with new tagline, Insights you can act on, Huesmann gives his predictions for 2021. “This autumn, we will launch a new MES survey that will enable us to explore and present the latest trends,” said Huesmann. “That is how many manufacturing operations can improve, but only process-by-process or machine-by-machine. Feeding back the information to PLC’s, empowers factory automation, making industrial automation possible on a much larger scale which will in turn increase productivity and performance. “We have a strong methodology for helping our manufacturing clients on their journey of becoming more mature in their processes and automation in their factories,” he said. Where SAS contain more advanced options for AI and deeper analysis, self-service tools like Trendminer are for more pragmatic use close to manufacturing.”
Article from Manufacturing Global.