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Application modules include data collection, product information, purchasing management, materials requirements planning, master scheduling, job costing, accounts receivable and accounts payable, general ledger, inventory management, customer order entry, work-order processing, shop-floor control, and labor performance.
It collects analyzes, stores, trends, and communicates real-time shop-floor data from pressure and temperature sensors, digital gauges and scales, and direct machine inputs.
IQMS applies this same principle to its RealTime technology, using the simplicity of signal data and the comprehensive accessibility of one database to deliver tangible results and complete shop-floor visibility within an easy-to-manage and user-friendly computing environment.
In the resulting humiliation, a flash of ethnic anger or male pride often produced aggressive and confrontational behavior, ending in violent shop-floor altercations and fights.
Recognizing that the shop-floor wars aren't doing anyone any good, the Postal Service has made some moves toward diplomacy.
The Acsis product and solution portfolio takes advantage of the latest architecture and products from SAP AG, to provide a revolutionary shop-floor application platform, as well as provide a set of industry solutions to meet customer needs for the present and the future.
Meanwhile, IQMS has added a module that can update its Enterprise IQ ERP system with shop-floor data wirelessly in real time.
As for the second point, the improvement, Imazu said that they practice Genba kanri, shop-floor management, which essentially means that problems are solved and improvements are made at the actual place where they arise: on the shop floor.
This reflected the anti-racist role of the SYLC and, perhaps, what some investigators found to be congenial shop-floor relations between Black workers and workers of Polish ancestry.
However, this approach has yet to deliver a workable, shop-floor solution.
Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Hurco manufactures sophisticated, yet shop-floor friendly machine tools designed for virtually any application or budget.
The new version contains software and hardware developments introduced at the NPE show in Chicago last year, including an advanced scheduling module that permits "what-if" scenarios and flags schedule conflicts caused by changing shop-floor conditions.