Preventive maintenance was used to fine-tune equipment availability rates on the production floor in conventional manufacturing. Suppliers and vendors would set a predetermined service schedule for entire fleets of assets, and parts would be replaced when needed, whether or not they were needed.Continue reading “Predictive Maintenance with Automation”
For industries where assets are a crucial component to the company, the business needs reliable, effective technology and tools to assist with asset management to ensure they are tracked and stored properly so that when records need to be pulled, they are quickly available. Accuracy of said records are of the utmost importance when it comes to compliance requirements, financial reporting, inventory tracking, and operational planning.Continue reading “Track and Manage Assets with Rugged Tablets”
Supply chain managers are constantly hammered by distractions. They get stuck monitoring on-time deliveries, vendor-managed inventory (VMI), and impending shortages. Although there are initiatives from supply chain managers in implementing processes to reduce shortages, save costs, and smooth operations, they are often left feeling frustrated by the challenges of dealing with material shortages, especially over the last year.
Manufacturing logistics are embracing technology like never before; what would have taken years to implement is now taking months due to the rapid changes caused by COVID-19. Companies are embracing automation, new software, AI, and 3D technology for scanning products and packages. Rugged tablets for the manufacturing industry are helping aid these rapid changes, helping teams improve internal operation efficiencies and communication.Continue reading “Rugged Tablets Provide Technological Assistance for Current Changes in Manufacturing”
If there is anything 2020 has taught us, it is to be resilient. Resilience comes in many forms mentally, emotionally, and physically. When it comes to the technology a company invests in, its important for industries such as construction, warehousing, manufacturing, law enforcement, medical, and military that they invest in technology that is resilient.Continue reading “Rugged Tablets Perform in Extreme Conditions”