Planning and Scheduling Optimization Engine

Optimization Engine

Is planning your production resources taking too long? FACTIVITY’s APS optimization engine considers all the rules based on your goals and your production requirements to create a schedule with a click of the button. Our “Optimize” button can schedule your shop floor all by itself.


  • Drives efficient production based on your goals and requirements.
  • Resource-specific rules for balancing between any combination of: due dates, priority, revenue, WIP reduction, setup time reduction, work remaining, and much more.
  • JIT (Just in Time) scheduling to minimize Work-In-Progress inventory.
  • Theory of Constraints scheduling with Drum-Buffer-Rope logic available.

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