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Industry 4.0: MES and OEE Value Proposition Podcast

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Listen to the Podcast on Industry 4.0, MES, and OEE Dr. Jack G. Nestell of The ERP Organizational Change Journal Podcast interviews Factivity about manufacturing execution systems (MES), overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), and Industry [...]

Fog Software Group Announces Acquisition of Factivity

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15 January 2019 – (Deerfield, IL, USA) – Fog Software Group (“Fog”), a division of Vela Software, has completed the acquisition of Factivity, Inc (“Factivity”). Cleveland, OH-based Factivity is a leader in Manufacturing Execution [...]

Factivity MES and Carlisle Brake and Friction’s Lean Initiative: Part Two

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Recap In our last blog, we wrote about Carlisle Brake and Friction’s lean project. The 101-year-old manufacturing company used a creative and fascinating “lean” approach as the framework for modernizing its production and business [...]

Lean and Factivity MES at Carlisle Brake and Friction: Part One

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Some people believe that lean manufacturing is incompatible with computerized systems, but that is not the case. Lean is incompatible with complicated computerized processes that add non-value-added steps to production, but a well-thought-out solution, like [...]

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MES Myths and Mistakes ...

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