How Visual Shop Floor works
VISUAL SHOP FLOOR – Dynamic Data Management for manufacturing systems
”Dynamic Data Management” means gathering more and more data from a growing variety of systems, in order to relate them to relevant information.
Doing so decision-makers are provided at the right time with relevant, reliable and usable information.
Basic features include system-interoperability, data-granularity, real-time visualization, online capability as well as flexibility and decentralization. All this is Visual Shop Floor.
1. DATA COLLECTION
Visual Shop Floor integrates itself into the existing IT environment, extracts production data and gathers all the relevant data to a central location. Big data is created from data silos.
2. ORGANIZING DATA
Visual Shop Floor filters, organizes and puts data into relations. Processes and resources are mapped by a dynamic data model with maximum adaptability. Smart Data is created from Big Data.
3. PRODUCTION OPTIMIZATION
Visual Shop Floor dynamically displays production processes. Through a modern and intuitive user interface, processes and resources can be intelligently monitored and intuitively analyzed. Smart data turns into production optimization.